Revolutionary War Pensions

The records in this collection include entire pension files for soldiers and sailors who served in the Revolutionary War. Unlike selected records, which were typically chosen subjectively for genealogical content, these records reveal more details about each veteran's history and service, as well as more information about his family, state of health, and life after the war.…More

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  • the regiment and the block house was built under his directions – at the time this deponent made his declaration he did not recollect this service – he recollects it was after the Oriskany Battle because Captain Bowman was killed in that battle – and for the above service this deponent claims a pension. Robert Flint Subscribed and sworn this 22nd day of June 1833 before me D.L. Gilman a ...more

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  • State of New York Allegany County Personally appeared before me the undersigned a judge of the county courts of the County of Allegany in the State of New York Robert Flint who being duly sworn deposeth and saith that by reason of old age and the consequent loss of memory he cannot swear positively as to the precise length of his service but according to the best of his recollection he served ...more

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