Benjamin Booker Linton died 70 years ago – April 27, 1943 – in St. Louis, Missouri. Benjamin was the son of Francis Lewis Linton and Mary Helen McNamara; and the grandson of Moses Lewis Linton and Ann Rachel Booker. He was born August 22, 1880. Benjamin married Nona May Murphy. They had 7 children: Patrick Murphy, Benjamin Booker, Francis John, Mary Lucille, Francis Lewis, Nona May and John Linton.