C.F. SLIGHTAM


Wisconsin St. Historical Library, Madison, WI. In "1880 History of Dane Co.", page 1030

C.F. SLIGHTAM, joint proprietor of restaurant, Madison, WI; was born in Madison, WI, Feb. 25, 1853, and is the son of John and Ann Slightam, who came from England; Mr. S.'s father kept the first meat market ever opened in Madison, Wis.; died in 1855. Mr. S was for 8 years a clerk in the crockery store of R.S. Garlick, and then forming in August, 1878, a partnership with his brother Mr. Robert Slightam, began the business in which he is now engaged. Oct. 21, 1873, he married Miss Sadie Francomb, who was born Sept. 11, 1854; they have one child, Clarence Howard, who was born Sept. 30, 1876. They belong to the Episcopalian Church. Mr. S. is a member of the "Lake City Guards".

 

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