From Mercer County, Kentucky, Biographies Edmund Burrus, the subject of this sketch, was born in Mercer County, May 7, 1823, and is a son of Edmund and Mary (Slaughter) Burrus; the former was a well-to-do farmer, and the latter was a woman of fine practical common sense. His […]
John Lewis was born 244 years ago – October 21, 1767 – in Loudoun County, Virginia. John was the son of William Joseph Lewis and Catherine Jennings Linton. He married Elizabeth Edwards. They had 2 children: Jonathan and Catherine.