Gilbert Mason Owlett
Born in Wellsboro, Tioga County, Pa., June 13, 1892. Son of Edward Howland Owlett and Ida (Wells) Owlett; married, June 20, 1918, to Sue Berkey. Republican. Lawyer; vice-president, Tioga County Bell Telephone Co. and Tioga Water Works Co.; secretary and director, Highland Milk Condensing Co.; director, Tioga Savings & Trust Co., General Drop Forge Co. of Buffalo; chair of Tioga County Republican Party, 1928-32; member of Pennsylvania State Senate 25th District, 1933-40; member of Republican National Committee from Pennsylvania, 1936-40; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Phi Delta Phi. Died in 1956. Interment at Wellsboro Cemetery, Wellsboro, Pa.