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J. B. HORTON, retired grocer, Corry, Penn., was born in Royalton, Windsor Co., Vt., March 5, 1822, son of Darius and Nancy Horton, who removed to Rehoboth, Bristol Co., Mass., in 1831. He lived on a farm until he was twenty years of age; then removed to Cortland County, N.Y.; carried on the tanning business eight years; also the boot and shoe business fifteen years; then removed to Corry, Penn., in 1865, where he now resides. Store on First avenue and residence on Centre street. In politics, he is a Republican.