Note by Phyllis Brown: The Captain John Linton mentioned in this application is my 4th great-grandfather. From Virginia Revolutionary Pension Applications by John Frederick Dorman Samuel Barker Davis, February 2, 1833, Hampshire County, Virginia Samuel Barker Davis, Senior, of said county, aged about 75, declares he volunteered in […]
Susan Margaret Moran was born 139 years ago – September 30, 1872 – in Washington County, Kentucky, the daughter of Linton Lewis Moran and Sarah J. Rawlings. Susan married James Franklin Head.
Note by Phyllis Brown: George Yate is my 9th great-grandfather. My notes say his parents were John Yate and Mary Tettershell. George was born in 1640 in Essex County, England. From Anne Arundel Gentry Yate(S) Family The Yates, one of the few armorial families of Maryland, had its […]
Martha J. Bogey and Thomas W. Evans were married 157 years ago – September 29, 1854 – in Garrard County, Kentucky. Thomas was the son of Hezekiah Evans and Nancy Cole. Martha and Thomas had at least one child, Samuel H. Evans.
John Wesley Linton, Confederate Soldier John Wesley Linton was born November 14, 1843, the son of Benjamin Burkett Linton and Nancy Jane Newman. He was a grandson of Benjamin Franklin Linton and Lucy Crewdson; and a great-grandson of Captain John Linton and Anne Nancy Mason. John Wesley Linton […]
Rosa Leuenberger and George Edwin Hertz were married 113 years ago – September 18, 1898 – in Johnson County, Iowa. Rosa was the daughter of Jacob Leuenberger and Margaret Streich. George was the son of Henry Hertz and Amelia Florentina Probst. George and Rosa had two children: Harold […]
Will of Giles Travers, Stafford County, Virginia, 1717 In the name of God Amen, the first day of June in the year of our Lord One thousand seven hundred and seventeen, I, Giles Travers, Gentleman, living in Stafford County in the Colony of Virginia, being sick and weak […]
Catherine Jennings Linton was born 263 years ago – September 27, 1748 – in Fairfax County, Virginia – the daughter of Moses Linton and Susanna Hancock. Catherine married William Joseph Lewis. They had 6 children: John, Hannah Eskridge, Joseph, Susan, Mary and William Linton.
Stafford County, Virginia To all people to whom these presents shall come, I, Alexander Webster, and Anne, my wife, of ye County of Westmoreland in Virginia, for ye consideration of four thousand pounds of tobacco to us paid, and other valuable considerations already received, have sold unto William […]
Mary E. Patton and Orville M. Carrico were married 131 years ago – September 26, 1880 – in Grayson County, Virginia. Orville was the son of James D. Carrico and Amanda M. Byrd. Orville and Mary had 3 children: Hix W., James D. and Elbert Boyd.