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Paul Preston

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Frankford, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Died in Philadelphia, PA, USA
Place of Burial: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Immediate Family:

Son of William Preston and Ann Taylor Preston
Husband of Elizabeth Wright
Father of Hannah Preston; William Preston; Thomas Preston; Joseph Preston; Mary Lippincott and 3 others
Brother of Henry Preston; Barbary Preston; William Preston; Elizabeth Preston; Rebecca Preston and 4 others

Occupation: Leading Iron worker of his day
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About Paul Preston

Born: 30th. 9 mo., 1690

Paul Preston was a leading iron worker of his day. His will, proved December 5, 1732, shows a good estate including numerous iron objects. Estate also included two negro men, a woman, and a boy valued at 60 pounds. Chattels, and moveables appraised at 727.7.0 pounds.

Source: "William Preston of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Allied Families" by Charles Starne Belsterling, 1934

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Paul Preston's Timeline

1690
1690
Frankford, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
1713
February 22, 1713
Age 23
Philadelphia, PA, USA
1713
Age 23
1714
1714
Age 24
Philadelphia
1719
October 3, 1719
Age 29
1721
1721
Age 31
1724
April 7, 1724
Age 34
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
1732
November 9, 1732
Age 42
Philadelphia, PA, USA
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