Preston Coulter was born 166 years ago – July 19, 1845. Preston was the son of Thomas Coulter and Caroline Lanham. He married Mary Belle Shewmaker January 30, 1866, in Washington County, Kentucky. She was the daughter of Uriah Shewmaker.
Note by Phyllis Brown: Captain John Linton was born in Fairfax County, Virginia, in 1750. I believe he was possibly born in January, since the release of rights was dated January 1775. Usually a man came into his rights of inheritance at the age of twenty-five. John’s parents were Moses Linton […]