Age: 0, credited to Barnard, VTVITALS
Birth: 08/31/1815, Barnard, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Died in Linton, GA
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John Stone, son of Luke and Sibyl (Adams) Stone, was born in Barnard, Vt., August 31, 1815, and died in Linton, Hancock, County, Georgia, in 1868. He attended the schools of his town and entered the University in 1835, remaining two years.
He then studied medicine and located near Tennill, Ga., about 1840, where he taught school until 1841. He then removed to Linton, Hancock County, Georgia, where he practiced medicine until 1856, when he took his second course of medical lectures in Philadelphia, graduating M. D. in 1857. He returned to Linton, and continued his practice until his death. He me with marked success in his medical work, becoming one of the most skillful physicians in his county. He owned a large tract of land, on the Buffalo Creek, Hancock County; was also an extensive owner of slaves. He acquired a large property. He served as a surgeon in the C.S.A. He was an active member of the Baptist Church. He gave one hundred acres of fine farm land to establish the Washington Baptist Institute.
He married Martha Anna Glenn, of Washington County, who died about 1870. Three children were born to the: Robert Glenn, resides in Lindon, Ga.,; Addie Julia; William S.
William Arba Ellis, Norwich University 1819-1911, Her History, her Graduates, Her Roll of Honor, (The Capital City Press, Montpelier, Vt., 1911), ii:296