The following information is to help the reader understand some, but not all, of the genealogical sources and to provide more precise information. This was primarily researched by Manley H. Mitton (b.1908-d.2005).
The family tree below shows the Horton-in-Ribblesdale to Canada/US genealogy beginning with ‘Squire’ Joseph Mitton. However the dates are wrong and refer to his grandfather who was also named Joseph. ‘Squire’ Mitton was born Nov. 11 1723 and died Nov. 25 1792 in Starbotton.
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