Gen. John Preston

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John Preston

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Greenfield Plantation, Botetourt County, Province of Virginia
Death: Died in 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

1764
May 12, 1764
Botetourt County, Province of Virginia
1813
1813
Age 48
1824
1824
Age 59
Montgomery County, Virginia, United States
1827
March 27, 1827
Age 62
Botetourt County, Virginia, United States