Samuel Horton was the sixth child of Samuel Horton & Ann Maria Oakley christened December 182nd, 1885 at Lower Gornall, Sedgley, Staffs.
Samuel was living at home in 1891, at 15 Barr St, Lower Gornall with his 4 brothers & 2 sisters.
In 1901 Samuel was still at home, now 33 Barr St, with his parents & 5 brothers & a sister. He was now working as a colliery labourer above ground.
Samuel was still living at home with his parents, 2 brothers & a sister in 1911, now 33 Oak Lane, Kingswinford. He was now a sand hole labourer at the sand pit.
Samuel married Eliza Jane Hale in Dudley in July-September 1916. Eliza was christened January 16th, 1889 in Lower Gornal, the daughter of Emily & Isaac Hale, a miner. At the time of the 1911 census Eliza was living at home, 2 Gatacre St, Lower Gornal & working in the brickyard.
Eliza Jane of 15 Victoria St, Wall Heath, Staffs, died November 15th, 1955. Administration of her estate was granted to husband Samuel Horton, quarryman & her effects were £126.19s.11d.
Samuel, aged 81, died in July-September 1967 at Stourbridge.