Mildred L. Linton was born 207 years ago – June 29, 1806 – in Loudoun County, Virginia. Mildred was the daughter of Benjamin Franklin Linton and Lucy Crewdson. She married John L. Edwards October 13, 1831, in Logan County, Kentucky. Mildred died in Washington County, Kentucky February 25, 1878. John and Mildred had but one daughter: Lucretia Edwards.