When Wallace Claudius Castleton was born on 28 October 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, James Joseph Castleton, was 41 and his mother, Frances Sarah Brown, was 35. He married Alice Bitner on 7 September 1898, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 4 May 1932, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.
English: habitational name from any of several places so called in Derbyshire, Dorset, Lancashire, or Roxburghshire, from Old English castel ‘castle’ + tūn ‘settlement, farmstead’. Castledon in Wickford (Essex) and Castleton in Danby (North Yorkshire) seem to be late names and therefore not likely sources, and there is no evidence for derivation from Castleton in Hundleton (Pembrokeshire) or Castleton in Saint Athan (Glamorgan).
James Joseph Castleton loved music and played in the Twenty-First Ward Band, one of the first bands in Salt Lake City. Later several of his sons joined this band and four are shown in this picture.Ja …
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