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Today In Genealogy History – March 8, 2012

Benjamin Proctor Linton was born 140 years ago – March 8, 1872 – in Logan County, Kentucky.  Benjamin was the son of John Wesley Linton and Emma Adelaide Proctor.  He married Florence Vitula Lucy Ragland in 1895.  Benjamin and Florence had 8 children:  Maurice Ragland, Thomas Densmore, Benjamin Proctor, Jr., Lucy Evelyn, Amanda, John Lee, Vitula Florence and Sara Elizabeth Linton.

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