John Howe Peyton's Montgomery Hall

Margaret Lynn Peyton (1835-1918)

Margaret Lynn Peyton, daughter of John Howe Peyton and Ann Montgomery Lewis, was born September 5, 1835 at Montgomery Hall and died December 23, 1918. She is buried in Thornrose Cemetery in Staunton, Virginia. She married George Moffett Cochran (1832-1900) October 4, 1866 at Lavoir in Staunton. Captain Cochran served in the 52nd Virginia Regiment during the Civil War. The Communion Window in Trinity Episcopal Church in Staunton was donated in memory of George Moffett Cochran and Margaret Lynn Peyton Cochran.


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