Huston G. Colson was an 1890 graduate of the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He was born September 20, 1867 in Middlesboro, KY and died May 6, 1900 in Sonora, TX. He served as postmaster in Middlesboro, KY 1890-1894 while practicing medicine there. He moved to Texas sometime around 1895 and practiced medicine there until his death in 1900. While in Texas he was a member of the Medical Board of the 51st Judicial District and the local medical examiner for a number of insurance companies. He is buried in Middlesboro, KY.