Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 134,030 pages of information and 213,093 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
John Thomas Overton (1876-1947) of Mann and Overtons
1876 Born the son of Robert Overton, land owner, and his wife Elizabeth
1901 Living at Cheam Raod, Sutton: Elizabeth Overton (age 45 born Westerham, Kent), Widow, with her six children; John T. Overton (age 24 born Speldhurst, Kent), Motor Car Agent - Employer; Edith E. Overton (age 23 born Speldhurst, Kent), Secretary; Lilian G. Overton (age 19 born Speldhurst, Kent), Designer; Arthur N. Overton (age 12 born Speldhurst, Kent); Grey S. Overton (age 10); Ivy E. Overton (age 9 born Sutton); and Olive M. Overton (age 8 born Sutton). Also Elizabeth's mother Sophia Young (age 82 born Westerham), Widow. Three servants.
1907 Married in Sutton to Alice Maude Hills
1911 Living at Farm Close, Langley Park Rd Sutton, Surrey: John Thomas Overton (age 39 born Speldhurst, Kent), Motor Car Dealer - Employer. With his wife Alice Maude Overton (age 23 born Brinton, Mddx.) and their two children Robert Clifton Hills Overton (age 3 born Sutton) and Joan Edith Overton (age 2 born Sutton). Two servants.