Note by Phyllis Brown: At some point after this biographical sketch was written in 1882, William Crewdson Linton and family moved to California, where he died January 18, 1898. History of Clayton County, Iowa, 1882, p. 1047 Monoa Township, Clayton County, Iowa William C. Linton, one of the […]
Ruth Jewell was born 333 years ago – August 26, 1678 – in Braintree, Massachusetts, the daughter of Thomas Jewell and Susannah Guildford, one of eight children. Ruth’s grandparents were Thomas Jewell and Grissell Fletcher, and John Guildford and Mary Knowlton.
The Sayings, Harrodsburg, Kentucky Saturday, February 20, 1897 Obituary of James Hughes Coleman Mr. James Hughes Coleman died of consumption at his late residence on East Street, 9 o’clock at night, last Tuesday. He had been an invalid for months and, fully aware of his condition, he was […]
Mary Alberta Clarkson and Sidney Albertus Clarkson, twins, were born 126 years ago – August 25, 1885 – to Edwin Barbour Clarkson and Etta Clark Taylor of Washington County, Kentucky. Unfortunately they both died before 1900. Mary and Sidney’s grandparents were Theodore Clarkson and Martha L. Edwards, and […]
Family Group Sheet for Harrison Coulter Husband: Harrison Coulter Birth: 1812 Marriage: 02 Mar 1833 in Mercer County, KY Father: Mark Coulter Mother: nancy taylor Wife: Elizabeth Leonard Birth: 1823 Children: Name: Nancy Jane Coulter Birth: 1836 Marriage: 19 Aug 1855 in Washington County, KY Spouse: Mansfield Crow […]
Emily Elizabeth Coulter and Silas Armstrong were married 110 years ago – August 24, 1901 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Emily was the daughter of Starling Coulter and Sarah Rigdon. I have no record of children for Emily and Silas. This was Emily’s second marriage; her first husband […]
Prince William County Deed Book E 1740-1741 pp. 252-256 This Indenture made the fourteenth and fifteenth day of May in the fourteenth year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George the Second, 1741, between Tobias Purcell of the County of Richmond, Planter, and Margaret, his wife, of […]
Charles Powell Linton was born 163 years ago – August 23, 1848 – in Virginia, the son of William Linton and Rebecca Ann Dew. The family moved to Colusa County, California, where Charles married Emma L. Seavy. I have no information about children.
Note by Phyllis Brown: Thomas Linton and John Linton are sons of Benjamin Franklin Linton and Lucy Crewdson, grandsons of Captain John Linton and Ann Nancy Mason. They were pioneers, following in the footsteps of their grandfather, moving westward to new lands. Taken from Past and Present of […]
George William Carrico and Emily Catherine Wells were married 153 years ago – August 22, 1858. George was the son of James William Carrico and Elizabeth Littlejohn from Nelson County, Kentucky. George and Catherine had four children: George William, Bettie Margaret, Newman Wells and Nellie Morris. The family, […]