George J. Charlton, 70, dies at his Chicago home
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Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Feb 1929, p. 9


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George J. Charlton, 70, brother of Mrs. William H. Lawton, of 230 Laurel avenue, Wilmette, died on Monday, January 28, at his home, 2220 Granville avenue, Chicago. Mr. Charlton was passenger traffic manager of the Chicago and Alton railroad, and had spent fifty-two years in the service of that road. He was a recognized authority on passenger fares and divisions, having served as executive chairman of Western Passenger association from 1912 to 1916. Surviving him are his widow, Martha Miller Charlton, two daughters, two sisters, and two brothers. The funeral services were held Wednesday morning at the Pilgrim Congregational church, Oak Park. Burial was in Forest Home cemetery.


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Date of Publication:
1 Feb 1929
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Charlton, George
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Wilmette.News.269724
Language of Item:
English
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  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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George J. Charlton, 70, dies at his Chicago home