PRESTON, UNCLE BILLY
    by Julia Munro

 

JUEL ID/KEY: P47599

William Preston, adult male. Known as "Uncle Billy," Preston was described as a "colored" man and "a skilled mechanic" who worked for a brief period as a janitor (see Patton's article below for description).  

 

Information Sources

"Henry Martin, 1826-1915." John S. Patton. pp.597-602

Related Alumni Bulletin articles: Staff and Family 1826-1870

 

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