Mary Elizabeth Linton was born 159 years ago – December 28, 1852 – in St. Louis, Missouri. Mary was the daughter of Dr. Moses Lewis Linton and Ann Rachel Booker. Mary Elizabeth never married. She had 10 siblings: John Hancock, Paul Booker, Ann Rachel, Benjamin, Francis Lewis, Amelia Matilda, Margaret Booker and Caroline Pope Linton. Mary Elizabeth Linton is buried in the family plot in Calvary Cemetery, St. Louis.