Gen. John Preston

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John Preston

Birthdate: (62)
Birthplace: Greenfield Plantation, Botetourt County, Province of Virginia
Death: March 27, 1827 (62)
Greenfield Plantation, Botetourt County, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. William C. Preston and Susanna Preston
Husband of Mary Preston and Elizabeth Ann Preston
Father of Susan Radford and Edward Carrington Preston
Brother of Elizabeth Madison; Brig.-Gen. Francis Smith Preston, Esq.; Sarah Buchanan McDowell; Susanna Hart; Anne Preston and 6 others

Occupation: In War of 1812. Brother Francis married Sarah Campbell, Patrick Henry's niece
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About Gen. John Preston

He was the treasurer of Virginia at one time. Prestonsburg, KY is named for him.

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Gen. John Preston's Timeline

May 12, 1764
Botetourt County, Province of Virginia
Age 48
Age 59
Montgomery County, Virginia, United States
March 27, 1827
Age 62
Botetourt County, Virginia, United States