Horace G. Witter

Horace G. Witter, farmer, was born in Brookfield, Madison county, NY., in 1814, and came to Alfred.  He was elected justice of the peace in 1850, and has held the office each successive year since, and served as supervisor two years.  He married Miss Lorinda Hamilton in 1836.  She died in 1873, and in 1875 Mr. Witter was married to Huldah Hall, of Berlin, Rensselaer county.  They are members of the Seventh-Day Baptist Church.