SAMUEL HINTON was born December 20, 1843, in Simpson County, Ky.; his parents were Jesse and Sarah (Mayes) Hinton, both of whom were natives of Kentucky. The father died October 29, 1879, at the age of fifty-two; the mother is still living with her son Wesley in this county. Samuel Hinton came to this county in 1856, and settled in this district, where he has since resided; he was married May 10, 1863, to Elizabeth Bivin, a native of this county. Eight children were born of this marriage: Sarah E., William I., Atlas H., L. Thomas, Flora L., Rodolphus (deceased), Noah J. and Nettie B. Both parents are members of the Baptist Church. Mrs. Bivin Hinton is a daughter of Henry and Elizabeth Bivin. The father died December 11, 1876, aged seventy-three years; Mrs. Bivin is living at the age of eighty years. They had ten children-five sons and five daughters. Of these children, four sons and four daughters still survive.
Biographical Sketch of Samuel Hinton
MLA Source Citation:Battle, J. H. Counties Of Todd And Christian, Kentucky. Historical And Biographical. F. A. Battey Publishing Co., Chicago And Louisville. 1884. At current time this manuscript consists of only the Todd County section and a few biographies from Christian County. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 23 August 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/kentucky/biographical-sketch-of-samuel-hinton.htm - Last updated on May 18th, 2011
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