Sunday, August 2, 2009

Preston Cemetery


The Preston family influenced the development of Virginia as well as Blacksburg. The family lived at Smithfield Plantation at least by 1782. It included several governors and other officials.

2 comments:

~Cheryl said...

"and his wife" -- I hope there is another stone with her name! What a "post script"

The Eejit said...

I looked at this photo and decided to comment. But Cheryl has beaten me to it...
Presumably his wife wasn't considered to be of any importance!