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Edward Colston
Birth: Dec. 25, 1786
Winchester City
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 23, 1852
Berkeley County
West Virginia, USA

US Congressman. After graduating from Princeton University in 1806, he studied law and became a practicing attorney. He served in the War of 1812, was a member of the Virginia House of Delegates, and served as high sheriff of Berkeley County, Virginia (now West Virginia). Elected as a Federalist to Congress from Virginia, Colston served a single term, from 1817 to 1819. He retired to this estate, "Honeywood", in Berkeley County. (bio by: Garver Graver) 
Family links: 
  Elizabeth Marshall Colston (1756 - 1842)
  Sarah Jane Brockenbrough Colston (1804 - 1890)*
  Elizabeth Marshall Colston Williams (1827 - 1906)*
  Mary White Colston Leigh (1832 - 1918)*
  Raleigh Thomas Colston (1834 - 1863)*
  William Brockenbrough Colston (1836 - 1919)*
  Annie Colston Michie (1838 - 1904)*
  Lucy Colston Taylor (1842 - 1928)*
  Edward Colston (1844 - 1928)*
  Edward Colston (1786 - 1852)
  Susanna Colston Leigh (1792 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Honeywood Cemetery
Berkeley County
West Virginia, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Jun 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53796338

 Added: Mar. 15, 2015
My brave War of 1812 hero 1st cousin 6x removed. God bless!
- Melody Lee Pettit
 Added: Jul. 1, 2012

- God Bless You Dearest Angel ~ Rhonda Sue
 Added: Jun. 21, 2010
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