Today is my birthday. I’ve always felt a little strange that no one else that I know shares my birth date. There are no cousins, grandparents, aunts, uncles – in my entire Family Tree Maker database there is no direct or close ancestor or family member that was […]
Ann Rachel Linton was born 166 years ago – June 30, 1846 – in St. Louis, Missouri. Ann was the daughter of Dr. Moses Lewis Linton and Ann Rachel Booker, originally from Washington County, Kentucky. Ann married Amos Jerome Sawyer. They had 7 children: Joseph Linton, Amos Jerome, […]
Marriage Bond The Commonwealth of Kentucky Be it Known. That we, William F. Linton, as principal, and Francis Vowels, as surety, are jointly and severally bound to the Commonwealth of Kentucky in the sum of one hundred dollars. The Condition of this Bond is as follows: That whereas, […]
Mildred L. Linton was born 206 years ago – June 29, 1806 – probably in Virginia. Mildred was the oldest daughter of Benjamin Franklin Linton and Lucy Crewdson. She married John L. Edwards October 13, 1831, in Logan County, Kentucky. The couple settled in Washington County, Kentucky, where […]
Nelson County Marriages Wigginton, Fielder married Eleanor Bridwell, August 29, 1837 Wigginton, James H. married Malvina E. Grigsby, January 13, 1848 Wigginton, John C. married Sarah Ann Tichenor, November 1, 1840 Wigginton, Samuel married Elizabeth Briscoe, August 26, 1840 Wigginton, William married Drusilla A. Grigsby, May 17, 1839 […]
Martha Ellen White was born 138 years ago – June 28, 1874 – in Washington County, Kentucky. Martha was the daughter of Samuel Riley White and Nancy Ellen Dean. Martha married Henry Edward Dean December 13, 1891. They had 5 children: Elvis, Ethel, Everett, Elmer and Gracie Dean.
Death of Mrs. E. L. Springer Preached on the occasion of the death of Mrs. E. L. Springer, of Vicksburg Baptist Church, by the Pastor, Rev. D. S. Snodgrass, Feb. 20th, 1859, and requested by Judge Springer and the Church for publication. Elizabeth L. Taylor was the daughter […]
Francis Peyton was born 284 years ago – June 27, 1728 – in Stafford County, Virginia. Francis was the son of Valentine Peyton and Frances Linton. Francis married Frances Dade in 1755. Francis Peyton’s grandparents were Henry and Ann Peyton, and Moses Linton and Margaret Barton.
from Mercer County, Kentucky – Biographies J. Y. Leavell was born March 21, 1817, in Garrard County, Kentucky. He received a liberal education, and became one of the leading farmers of Garrard. He accumulated considerable property, and assisted in organizing the First National Bank of Lancaster, and was […]
Ann Eliza Carrico was born 162 years ago – June 26, 1850 – in Hardin County, Kentucky. Ann was the daughter of Isaac Carrico and Amelia Preston. I have no record of marriage. Ann’s siblings were Edwin Thomas, Robert Bruce and William Preston Carrico.