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Jacksonville Daily Journal, Wednesday, January 25, 1905


George Richardson Anderton died Monday evening at 5:25 o'clock at the residence of his daughter, Mrs. William Gordon, eight miles west of the city on the state road, of the diseases incident to old age. Deceased was born in Lincolnshire, Eng., in 1823, and came to Illinois in 1852. He was married to Miss Lucy Craig, who died in 1869. Thirteen children were born to them, twelve of whom died in infancy; one, Mrs. William Gordon, with whom he made his home, surviving. Funeral services will be held at the Christian Church at Lynnville Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock, and interment will be in Lynnville Cemetery.

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