News item published in the Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph on Wednesday 17 September 1913 reads
SINTON-WILLIAMS WEDDING TO TAKE PLACE TONIGHT
Ceremony Will Be Solemized in Pueblo - Newlyweds Will Make Home in Colorado Springs
This evening at 8:30 o'clock Miss Lillian Williams, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Williams of Pueblo, will become the bride of Herbert G. Sinton, son of Mr. and Mrs. George H. Sinton of this city. The marriage will take place at the home of the bride's parents in Pueblo and will be performed by the Rev. Mr. Orton of the Methodist church in the presence of relatives and intimate friends, among whom will be a number of college friends of the young couple who are going down from here.
Miss Williams will be attended by her sister, Miss Lorraine Williams, and Ernest Sinton, brother of the groom will act as best man. Immediately after the ceremony and an informal reception Mr. Sinton will take his bride on a fortnight's honeymoon trip, after which they will come to Colorado Springs to make their home.
Miss Williams graduated from Colorado college in 1912, and during her residence at the college was one of the most popular girls on the campus. She is a member of Minerva society. Mr. Sinton, who also graduated in 1912, is well known as an athlete, having been captain of the college football team during his last year in college. He has lived here all his life and is now associated in business with his father. He is a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity.
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Article in the El Paso County Democrat published on Friday 4 March 1921 reads
E. P. Shove, member of the Colorado Springs school board, has resigned. Herbert G. Sinton was appointed Monday night to fill the vacant place.
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The two transcripts above come courtesy of the Pikes Peak Library District's Special Collections
President of the Sinton Dairy in Colorado Springs, Colorado with his brother Earnest.
Source: Copies of letters from Mrs. Wm. K. Sinton, Colorado, 1932
For more historical information check out the Sinton Dairy
Obituary published in the Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph on Wednesday 17 March 1971 reads
Private Services Set for Herbert Sinton
Private funeral services were to be conducted in St. Stephens Chapel today for Herbert George Sinton of 5 Bradley Place who died at his home on Monday.
The Rev. Robert G. Hewitt was to officiate and burial was to be in Evergreen Cemetery.
Mr. Sinton was born in Colorado Springs Feb. 19, 1888 and had resided here all his life. He attended Colorado College and graduated from there in 1912.
He was the retired president of Sinton Dairy Co., Holland Dairy and Sinton Dairy Farm Co. He was a member of the board of directors of the Colorado Springs National Bank.
Mr. Sinton served on the Colorado Springs City Council from 1937 to 1947 and on the school board of District 11 from 1921 to 1927.
He was a member of the Winter Night Club.
Surviving is a son, James H. Sinton, and a daughter, Mrs. Marietta Gray, both of Colorado Springs, 13 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
The transcript comes courtesy of the Pikes Peak Library District's Special Collections
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United States Social Security Death Index
Given Name: Herbert
Birth Date: 10 February 1888
Social Security Number: 522-09-1619
Last Place of Residence: El Paso, Colorado
Previous Residence Postal Code: 80906
Event Date: March 1971
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Headstone of Herbert George Sinton 1888 - 1971
Evergreen Cemetery, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado
The headstone photograph comes courtesy of Joy H. Jones, Colorado Springs
The location is Evergreen Cemetery, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, USA.
To view a map of the Evergreen Cemetery and the location of the grave, click on MAP
[RFSS Nov 2009]
|Bride's Maid - Lorraine Williams, sister of the bride.
Best Man - Ernest Sinton, brother of the groom.
Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006
Name: Herbert G. Sinton
Event Date: 17 Sep 1913
Event Place: Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States
Birth Year (Estimated): 1888
Spouse's Name: Lillian C. Williams
Spouse's Age: 23
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1890
GS Film number: 001690134
Digital Folder Number: 005204202
Image Number: 03230
[RFSS Jan 2014]
Wedding record for Herbert George Sinton and Lillian Clare Williams - 17 September 1913[RFSS Jan 2014]
|[ s559 ]||Mary Snow Sinton Diaries - MSS-1888-25-02-HGS - Tutt Library, Colorado College, USA|
|[ s946 ]||Social Security Death Index - United States of America - SS#: 522-09-1619|
|[ s1130 ]||Cemetery Marker - Headstone - Evergreen Cemetery, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, United States of America - H1971-15-03-HGS|
|[ s1129 ]||Marriage Registration - State of Colorado - Division of Vital Statistics - MARRAIGE RECORD REPORT No. 13273 - Husband Herbert G. Sinton Age 25 - Wife Lillian C. Williams age 23 - in Pueblo, Colorado on 17 September 1913 by Rev. O. L. Orton - M1913-17-09-HGS-LCW|
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