About twelve years ago I researched the family of Richard Linton. We spent three or four years unraveling his Linton-Welsh family. Since my own research took his Linton’s back to Captain John Hancock Linton, most of my time was concentrated on the descendants of the captain’s grandson, Moses […]
Ruth Ann Linton and George Albert Burba were married 112 years ago – November 19, 1901 – in Nelson County, Kentucky. Ruth was the daughter of Moses Filmore Linton and Margaret Willett. Ruth and George had at least 4 children: Chester, James Earl, Clifford and Willett Burba.
Margaret Willett, wife of Moses Linton, March 5, 1830 – March 10, 1908 Gethsemani Abbey Cemetery, Nelson County, Kentucky Today is the 163rd anniversary of the marriage of Margaret Willett, daughter of George W. S. Willett and Nancy Hancock, and Moses F. Linton, son of Moses Linton and […]
Susan Jane Linton was born 148 years ago – June 4, 1865 – in Nelson County, Kentucky. Susan was the daughter of Moses Filmore Linton and Margaret Willett. She married William Eugene Shircliff May 2, 1893. Susan and William had at least 2 children: Marguarite and William Raymond […]
St. Vincent De Paul Baptisms Nelson County, Kentucky Baptized May 26, 1888, John Alfred Brady, son of Milton Brady and Elizabeth Masterson, born March 29, 1888. Sponsor, Fannie Nally. Baptized May 27, 1888, Edward Hicks, son of Daniel Hicks and Laura Smith, born April 12, 1888. Sponsor, Fannie […]
Margaret Willett and John L. Kennedy were married 164 years ago – November 9, 1848 – in Nelson County, Kentucky. Margaret was the daughter of George W. S. Willett and Nancy Hancock. John and Margaret were married less than a year before he died. She married Moses F. […]
Sarah Ann Vittitow was born 134 years ago – September 8, 1878 – in Nelson County, Kentucky. Sarah was the daughter of Squire P. Vittitow and Mary Frances Norris. She married Moses Filmore Linton, Jr., son of Moses Filmore and Margaret Willett, in 1902. Sarah and Moses had […]
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, […]
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 […]
Susan Jane Linton was born 147 years ago – June 4, 1865 – in Nelson County, Kentucky. Susan was the daughter of Moses Filmore Linton and Margaret Willett. She married William Eugene Shircliff. William and Susan had 2 children: Margaret and William Raymond Shircliff.