Mr. and Mrs. John S. Barton
Mr. and Mrs. J.S. Barton came to Tower City
in 1883 with three boys and two girls locating on a farm here. Art remained in Washington when he went
with General Ellsbury on his surveying expedition. Chart married a Greeno girl,
settling in the Minot
territory. Sam farmed at Tower
City. He married Zula
Buswell who died at the birth of a daughter, Zula, Mrs. Fred Fischer of Fargo. Daisey, Mrs.
Wallace Delaforce, passed away years ago at Tower City.
Sam died years ago while visiting his sister Bertha, Mrs. Tom Crawford, who
settled near Minot
in the early 1900ís.
History of Tower