R. Newton, agent for the S.C. & P. Ry. at River Sioux, is a native of N.Y.; moved to Boone County, Ia., in 1864; thence to Green County, and in 1868 settled in Harrison County. He was the first agent for this road, and billed the first freight on the road.
Biographical Sketch of R. Newton
MLA Source Citation:History of Western Iowa: Its Settlement and Growth. Sioux City: Western Publishing Company. 1882. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 2 September 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/iowa/biographical-sketch-of-r-newton.htm - Last updated on Aug 3rd, 2012
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