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BAXTER, JOHN, age not given, a resident of Dallas county; private Irwin's Regiment; date of enrollment not given; payment to date from September 4, 1818; annual allowance, $36.80; sums received to date of publication of list, $460; transferred from N. C. from March 4, 1821. Died.— Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

BOLTON, BENJAMIN, aged 69, and a resident of Dallas county; private N. C. Continental Line; enrolled on January 21, 1822, under act of Congress of March 18, 1818, payment to date from September 15, 1820; annual allowance, $96; sums received to date of publication of list, $1,245.32.— Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

BROWN, WILLIAM, aged 88, resided in Dallas County, June 1, 1840.—Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 149.

DAY, WILLIAM, age not given, and a resident of Dallas county; private S. C. Militia; enrolled on March 8, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $40; sums received to date of publication of list, $120.—Revolutionary Pension Roll, Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

ENGLAND, WILLIAM, a resident of Perry county and later of Dallas; private, particular serivce not shown; enrolled on March 16, 1835, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $30.— Pension Book, State Branch Bank, Mobile.

JOHNSON, WILLIAM. "On the 23rd inst., at the residence of his son, Lewis Johnson, in this county, William Johnson, a soldier of the Revolution, in the 87th year of his age. He was a native of Edgefield district, South Carolina, and had resided in this state for a number of years."—The Dallas Gazette, Cahaba, April 28, 1854.

LOOKINGBILL, DANIEL, age not given, a resident of Dallas county; private 14th U. S. Regular; enrolled on July 30, 1831, payment to date from July 25, 1831; annual allowance, $96; sums received to date of publication of list, $250.89; Acts Military establishment.—Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. Resided also in Marion, Fayette and Tuscaloosa counties.— Pension Book, State Branch Bank, Mobile.

MAJORS, BENJAMIN, a resident of Dallas county; private, particular service not shown; enrolled on August 28, 1834, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $30.—Pension Book, State Branch Bank, Mobile.

MEREDITH, JESSE, aged 79, and a resident of Dallas county; private Virginia Continental Line; enrolled on November 10, 1819, under act of Congress of March 18, 1818, payment to date from September 27, 1819; annual allowance, $96; sums received to date of publication of list, $1,008. Suspended under act May 1. 1820. Continued from March 4, 1823, and transferred from Smith county, Tennessee.—Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

MILLARD, NATHANIEL, age not given, a resident of Dallas county; private Tennessee Militia; enrolled on January 15, 1823; payment to date from Sept. 1, 1822; annual allowance, $48; sums received to date of publication of list, $430.31; Acts military Establishment.—Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

MILLS, MORGAN, age not given, a resident of Dallas county; private 2nd Regulars New Jersey Line; enrolled on December 18, 1828, under act of Congress of May 15, 1828, payment to date from March 3, 1826; annual allowance, $80; sums received to date of publication of list, $680.—Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. Hie resided in Dallas county, June 1, 1840, aged 78.—Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 149.

PIERCE, JOHN, aged 82, and a resident of Dallas county; private S. C. Militia; enrolled on March 5, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $40; sums received to date of publication of list, $120.—Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. He resided in Dallas county, June 1, 1840, with Benjamin Crumblin, aged 95.—Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 149.

PORTER, JAMES, age not given, a resident of Dallas county; service and date of enrollment not given because of the loss of papers by the burning of the office of the War Department, 1801 and 1814; payment to date from September 5, 1808; annual allowance, $24, under which the sum of $177.17 received; transferred from Iredell county, N. C., from September 4, 1824; on April 30, 1816, to date from Jan. 22, 1816, rate increased to annual allowance of $48, under which the total sum of $733.82 received; and "on account of increased disability," rate increased, to date from May 4, 1831, to annual allowance of $96, under which the sum of $272.27 received to date of publication of list.—Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. He resided in Dallas county, June 1, 1840, aged 80.—Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 149.

REYNOLDS, FIELDING, aged 70, and a resident of Dallas county; private and sergeant S. C. State Troops; enrolled on March 8, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $93.33; sums received to date of publication of list, $279.99. —Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

STURDEVANT, JOHN. "At his residence, in Summerfield, Dallas county, of apoplexy, on Saturday morning, the 21st December, 1856, Roeert Sturdevant, Esq., one of the oldest citizens of this county.  "Mr. Sturdevant was born in Dinwiddie county, Virginia, on the 28th July, 1789, and was the son of Mr. John Sturdevant, a soldier of the Revolution. Mr. S. was brought to Hancock, Georgia, when quite young, by his father, and remained there until 1818, when he removed to Alabama.  "We knew Mr. Sturdivant, by report and personally, for the greater portion of our life, and when we came to Selma to reside, in 1845, he gave us the warmest and heartiest welcome. He was kind, liberal and hospitable—a sincere christian—a charitable man—a good friend of ours, and it is with profound sorrow we record his death."—The Dallas Gasete, Jan. 9, 1857.

WILSON, JOSHUA, aged 74, and a resident of Dallas county; private N. C. Continental Line; enrolled on March 1, 1834, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $78.33; sums received to date of publication of list, $234.99.—Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. He resided in Clarke county, June 1, 1840, aged 80.—Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 149. Also resided in Clarke county.— Pension Book, State Branch Bank, Mobile.

WOODS, THOMAS, sen., aged 76, and a resident of Dallas county; private of Cavalry S. C. Militia; enrolled on January 30, 1834, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $100; sums received to date of publication of list, $300.—Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.


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