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Name:Thomas Wilson Preston
Affiliation:Class of 1867
Biography & Genealogy:Thomas Wilson Preston, Class of 1867: New Market Cadet; Private, Co. B. Genealogy: Born- December 28, 1846, in Abingdon, Va. Father- Robert Robinson Preston; Mother- Elizabeth McDonald Cummings. Pat. Grandfather- Walter Scott Preston; Pat. Grandmother- Anne Montgomery. Mat. Grandfather- James Cummings; Mat. Grandmother- Mary Campbell. Married- Mary Ella Shelby, August 4, 1880. Children- 1st: daughter, name unknown; 2nd: Shelby; 3rd: Nell Cummings; 4th: Margaret; 5th: Marian Douglas. Career: Bookkeeper. Died- February 20, 1925, in Vicksburg, Miss.
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