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Fayette County, Ohio
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Revolutionary War
Pensioners on the Roll in 1840

Source: "History of Fayette County, Ohio: Her People, Industries and Institutions"
By Frank M Allen
Published by B. F. Bowen & Company, Inc., 1914
Transcribed for Genealogy Trails by K. Torp

The official records at Washington, D. C., show that in 1840 the following Revolutionary soldiers were on the pension rolls in Fayette county, Ohio:

Union Township
Felix McElhaney, aged ninety years
Ralph Boon, aged ninety-five years
Charles Sexton, aged seventy-eight years

Concord Township
John Newlin, aged ninety-seven years
Thomas Crawford, aged eighty-seven years

Jefferson Township
Adam Allen, aged eighty-one years
George Rupert, aged eighty-four years

Green Township
John Priddy, aged eighty-two years
Jesse Rowe, aged eighty-six years



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