Lucy Crewdson was born 226 years ago – August 17, 1785 – in Virginia. Lucy was the daughter of William Crewdson and Milly Newman. She married Benjamin Franklin Linton April 12, 1805, in Fluvanna County, Virginia. Lucy and Benjamin had 12 children: Mildred, Moses, Nancy, John, Thomas Crewdson, William Crewdson, Elizabeth, Benjamin Burkette, J. Newman, Lucy Crewdson, Burkette Lewis and George Thomas. They moved to Logan County, Kentucky, where Lucy died August 13, 1837.