The following data is extracted from Gazetteer of Lamoille County, Vermont, for 1883-84.
John West, from Northfield, Vt., came to Morristown in 1837, where he resided until his death, in 1869, aged seventy-three years. Mr. West held many of the town offices, discharging his duties in a most acceptable manner. His son is now proprietor of the Vermont House.
Source: Gazetteer of Lamoille County, Vermont, for 1883-84