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Today In Genealogy History – January 20, 2012

James Fenton Linton was born 173 years ago – January 20, 1839 – in Marion County, Kentucky.  James was the son of Benjamin Clark Linton and Martha Eleanor Hayes.  James married Helen Ann Abell.  They had 11 children:  Martha Elizabeth, James Willis, Charles, Joseph Lavell, Laura, Theronymus Volk, Annie Cara, Ivo Bruno, Patrick Dolar, Benjamin and Myrtle Linton.  James died in Vanderburg County, Indiana in 1899.

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