ebook History of Watertown, Wisconsin


Norman Daniels

1825 - 1908


Derived from: The History of Jefferson County, Wisconsin by C. W. Butterfield, 1879


N. C. Daniels, Superintendent of the C. M. & St. P. Ry. Co.s Rail Mill, Machine and Blacksmith Shops.


Born in Windsor Co., Vt., Oct. 3, 1825. Came to Dodge County Wis., in 1855, having been for eight or nine years prior to this time a resident of Massachusetts. While he resided in Dodge County he was elected to fill various town offices in Lowell.


In 1861, he became connected with the railway company, and has been in the employ of this company ever since. In 1868, he came to Watertown to reside.


In January, 1848, he was united in marriage to Mary C. Joselyn. They have three children living Helen M. (now Mrs. J. W. Laflin of Oshkosh, Wis.), Emma F. (now Mrs. O. M. Burhaus of Essex, Page Co., Iowa), and Anna M.; their youngest daughter, Jessie Benton Daniels, died Sept. 4, 1879, aged 18 years, 1 month and 19 days.


Buried in Oak Hill Cemetery


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