During the lengthy research on my Linton family – 50 years at this point – I have found more information on the extended family than any of my other ancestors. Within that time period I have met and collaborated with numerous Linton descendants, distant cousins that are very […]
Today I share with you a photo of John Wesley Linton and wife Emma Adelaide Proctor, and two of their children. With a bit of thought and research I believe I can tell you which of their five children are in the photo. Let’s start with a little […]
During our visit to Logan County, Kentucky, in March of 2013, Ritchey and I were fortunate to meet a Linton cousin – Garwood Linton! He is also a descendant of Captain John Hancock Linton through son Benjamin Franklin Linton. I descend from Captain John’s son William and his […]
Allie Mae Beauchamp and James Thomas Linton were married 108 years ago – October 25, 1905 – in Logan County, Kentucky. James is the son of John Wesley Linton and Emma Adelaide Proctor. Allie and James had 2 children: James Clark and Mae Lucy Linton.
John Wesley Linton was born 169 years ago – November 14, 1843 – in Logan County, Kentucky. John was the son of Benjamin Burkette Linton and Nancy Jane Newman. He married Emma Adelaide Proctor in 1869. John and Emma had 5 children: Benjamin Proctor, John Warder, James Thomas, […]
Mae Lucy Linton and James Coleman Lyne were married 75 years ago – November 10, 1936 – in Logan County, Kentucky. Mae was the daughter of James Thomas Linton and Allie Mae Beauchamp. James is the son of Mr. and Mrs. C. S. Lyne. Mae and James had […]