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Preston, Francis Smith

Male 1765 - 1836  (70 years)


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  • Name Preston, Francis Smith  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 2 Aug 1765 
    • "Greenfield", Smithfield, Montgomery Co., VA
    Gender Male 
    Birth 2 Aug 1765  Smithfield Plantation, Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 May 1836  Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I53923  Bob Juch's Kin
    Last Modified 7 May 2019 

    Family Campbell, Sarah Buchanan,   b. 21 Apr 1778,   d. 23 Jul 1845, Abingdon, Washington Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 10 Jan 1793  Rockbridge Co. Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Preston, Jane Robertson,   b. 30 Jun 1804, Salt Works, Washington Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1804  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     2. Preston, Robert Gamble,   b. 9 Oct 1815, Salt Works, Washington Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1815, Salt Works, Washington Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     3. Preston, Francis Smith,   b. 21 Jun 1798, Salt Works, Washington Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1801  (Age 2 years)  [natural]
     4. Preston, Susannah Smith,   b. 5 Mar 1800, Salt Works, Washington Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1847, Baltimore, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [natural]
     5. Preston, John Smith,   b. 20 Apr 1809, Smithfield, Montgomery Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1881, Columbia, Richland Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
     6. Preston, James Madison,   b. 18 May 1811, Salt Works, Washington Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1812  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     7. Preston, Thomas Lewis,   b. 20 Nov 1812, Abingdon, Washington County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1903, Wyndhurst, Albermarle Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
     8. Preston, Ann Sophonisba,   b. 9 Apr 1803, Smithfield, Montgomery, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1844, Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)  [natural]
     9. Preston, Sarah Buchanan,   b. 14 Feb 1802, Salt Works, Washington Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1879, Abingdon, Washington Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
     10. Preston, Margaret Buchanan Frances,   b. 13 Jan 1818, Abingdon, Washington, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1852, Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)  [natural]
     11. Preston, Charles Henry Campbell,   b. 13 Sep 1807, Salt Works, Washington Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1832, Salt Works, Washington Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)  [natural]
     12. Preston, Isaac Trimble,   b. Abt 1793, Rockbridge, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1852, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)  [natural]
     13. Preston, Elizabeth Henry,   b. 11 Aug 1796, Salt Works, Washington, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1876, Charlottesville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
     14. Preston, William Campbell,   b. 27 Dec 1794, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1860, Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
     15. Preston, Maria Thornton Carter,   b. 12 Dec 1805, Salt Works, Washington Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1842, Abingdon, Washington Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 7 May 2019 
    Family ID F18070  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 May 1836 - Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=P000514 PRESTON, Francis, (father of William Campbell Preston and uncle of William Ballard Preston and William Preston), a Representative from Virginia; born in Greenfield, Botetourt County, Va., August 2, 1765; was graduated from the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Va., in 1783; studied law; was admitted to the bar and practiced in Montgomery and Washington Counties; member of the State house of delegates in 1788 and 1789; elected to the Third Congress and reelected as a Republican to the Fourth Congress (March 4, 1793-March 3, 1797); declined to be a candidate for renomination; settled in Abingdon, Va., and resumed the practice of law; again a member of the State house of delegates 1812-1814; colonel of Volunteers in the War of 1812; served in the State senate 1816-1820; died at the home of his brother, William C. Preston, in Columbia, S.C., May 26, 1836; interment in Aspinvale Cemetery, near Seven Mile Ford, Va.

  • Sources 
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