The descendants of the Holton family of this area met for a reunion at Eastside Park at Yankton, South Dakota, last Sunday.  Those who attended were:  Mrs. Will Holton, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Holton and family, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Holton and family, Mr. and Mrs. Joe F. Freking, Mrs. Kenneth Schwarz and Patty, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Golden and Jim, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Ewing, Delmont, South Dakota; and Mr. and Mrs. Jack Holton, John Holton, Sr., Mr. and Mrs. Ray Kyle Ethan, South Dakota; Bill Holton, Elk Point, South Dakota; Mrs. Frank Greek and son, Exira, Iowa; Mr. and Mrs. Alanzo Stone, Wagner, South Dakota; Mr. and Mrs. Harry Pope.  The occasion was also John Holton, Sr’s 83rd birthday.

Source:  LeMars Globe-Post, September 10, 1953