Josiah Harmar papers 1681-1937
Herbert Carlysle Linton was born in Elm Grove, Wheeling, West Virginia, on February 20, 1895, the son of William Lee Linton and Katherine B. Kindleberger. He had three siblings: Margaret, Jessie, and Keith. Linton joined the United States Army in 1917 or 1918, and served in France with the 301st Water Tank Train, Company F. After the war, he returned to Wheeling, where he lived with his wife, Frieda Clemens, and their three children: William, Ruth, and Eileen. Herbert C. Linton died on June 10, 1969.