Note by Phyllis Brown: As I have mentioned before, Hugh Linton and my great-grandmother, Frances Barber Linton Montgomery, were cousins – they were both descended from sons of Captain John Linton who moved from Loudoun County, Virginia, to Washington County, Kentucky, in 1818. Their friendship survived many years, […]
Margaret Powell Bristow died 178 years ago – August 27, 1833 – in Shelby County, Kentucky. Margaret married William Bristow about 1767 in Prince William County, Virginia. Margaret was the daughter of William Powell and Eleanor Peyton.