Preston, John Smith

John Smith Preston, detail
Life span
04/20/1809—05/01/1881

Life Summary

Full name
  John Smith Preston
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  South
Origins
  Slave State
Family
 
Caroline Hampton (wife)
Education
  Harvard
  University of Virginia
  Other
Other Education
  Hampden-Sydney College
Occupation
  Attorney or Judge
  Farmer or Planter
  Businessman
Political Parties
  Democratic
Other Affiliations
  Fire-Eaters (Secessionists)
Government
  State legislature
Military
  Confederate Army