Collection: US Military Records

King Philip’s War Records

King Philip’s war was the most devastating war between the colonists and the Indians in New England. The war is named for King Philip, the son of Massasoit and chief of the Wampanoag. His Wampanoag name was Metacom, Metacomet, or Pometacom. Upon the death of his brother, Alexander (Wamsutta), whom the Indians suspected the English of murdering, Philip became sachem and maintained peace with the colonists for a number of years. Hostility developed over the steady succession of land sales forced on the Indians by their growing dependence on English goods. The Wampanoag were joined by the Nipmuck and by

West Virginia Revolutionary War Pensions

Revolutionary War Pensions – $ This collection of records includes entire pension files for soldiers and sailors who served during the Revolutionary War. These records reveal more details about the veteran’s history and service unlike selected service records chosen for genealogical content. They also contain more specific information about a soldier’s family, state of health, and life after the war. Pension Records  (All hosted at USGenWeb Pension Archives unless otherwise noted) Berkeley County Berkeley County Pension Statement Bell, Thomas Birmingham, Patrick Black, George Burk, Matthew Campbell, James Develin, Henry Fulton, Samuel Hite, George Hyland, Ferguson Jones, William Kroesen, Issac Marlatt/Morlatt,

Virginia Revolutionary War Pensions

Revolutionary War Pensions – $ This collection of records includes digital images of entire pension files for soldiers and sailors who served during the Revolutionary War. These records reveal more details about the veteran’s history and service unlike selected service records chosen for genealogical content. They also contain more specific information about a soldier’s family, state of health, and life after the war. Pension Records (All hosted at USGenWeb Pension Archives unless otherwise noted) Accomack County Bloxom, Charles aka Stewart Groten, John Hogshire, Charles Hogshire, Robert Rodgers, James Albemarle County Alford, Jacob Adams, Thomas Bowen, Micajah Davis, Charles Tilman, Daniel

South Carolina Revolutionary War Pensions

Revolutionary War Pensions – $ This collection of records includes digital images of entire pension files for soldiers and sailors who served during the Revolutionary War. These records reveal more details about the veteran’s history and service unlike selected service records chosen for genealogical content. They also contain more specific information about a soldier’s family, state of health, and life after the war. Pension Records  (All hosted at USGenWeb Pension Archives unless otherwise noted) Abbeville County McDonald, Daniel & Elizabeth Anderson County McMahon, Peter Chester County McGarity, William Johnson/Jphnston, James W. Stroud, Hampton Stroud, William Chesterfield County Watson, Levin Edgecomb

Tennessee Revolutionary War Pensions

Revolutionary War Pensions – $ This collection of records includes digital images of entire pension files for soldiers and sailors who served during the Revolutionary War. These records reveal more details about the veteran’s history and service unlike selected service records chosen for genealogical content. They also contain more specific information about a soldier’s family, state of health, and life after the war. Pension Records  (All hosted at USGenWeb Pension Archives unless otherwise noted) Anderson County Wiley, Alexander Bedford County Beardon, John Meadows, Daniel Moore, John Rainey, John Campbell County Chitwood, James Bratcher, Charles Lawson, David Hembree, Drewry Limpkin(s), Dickerson

North Carolina Revolutionary War Pensions

Revolutionary War Pensions – $ This collection of records includes digital images of entire pension files for soldiers and sailors who served during the Revolutionary War. These records reveal more details about the veteran’s history and service unlike selected service records chosen for genealogical content. They also contain more specific information about a soldier’s family, state of health, and life after the war. Pension Records  (All hosted at USGenWeb Pension Archives unless otherwise noted) Anson County Carpenter, Isaac Dabbs, John Hinson, Charles Jackson, Stephen Jarman, Emory Jarman, William Keen, John Little, Jacob Martin, Kinchen Martin, William Slay, Thomas Jr. Teal,

Ohio Revolutionary War Pensions

Revolutionary War Pensions – $ This collection of records includes digital images of entire pension files for soldiers and sailors who served during the Revolutionary War. These records reveal more details about the veteran’s history and service unlike selected service records chosen for genealogical content. They also contain more specific information about a soldier’s family, state of health, and life after the war. Pension Records  (All hosted at USGenWeb Pension Archives unless otherwise noted) Ashtabula County Niles, David Parker, Andress Wright, James Athens County Daily, David Butler County Applegate, Benjamin Clermont County Robb, William Columbiana County Bowman, Phillip Darke County

Pennsylvania Revolutionary War Pensions

Pennsylvania Revolutionary War Records Adams County Rex, Daniel Alleghany County Pyles, Joseph Beaver County McGerry/McGeary, Neal Bedford County Wertz, George Centre County MacLain, John McLain, Charles Chester County Whitcraft, William Columbia County Reichswick, Conrad Cumberland County McKnight, David Stratton, Lot Fayette County Hanna, Robert Sr. May, Charles , Widow’s Application McClean, Alexander Franklin County Foreman, Peter Hockingbery, Harmon Greene County McClain, Abijah Lancaster County Boyers, Michael Hedreik, William Luzerne County Forbes, Nathan Lycoming County Louge, Adam Mercer County Quinby, Samuel Mifflin County Cunningham, Joseph Northumberland County Dougherty Or Doherty, John , Child’s Application Dougherty, William MacPherson, John Shipman, John Philadelphia

Kentucky Revolutionary War Pensions

Revolutionary War Pensions – $ This collection of records includes digital images of entire pension files for soldiers and sailors who served during the Revolutionary War. These records reveal more details about the veteran’s history and service unlike selected service records chosen for genealogical content. They also contain more specific information about a soldier’s family, state of health, and life after the war. Pension Applications (All hosted at USGenWeb Pension Archives unless otherwise noted) Adair County Bailey, Elisha Ingram, Jeremiah Tupman, John Tupman, John: Heirs Of Anderson County Adams, George Cowgill, Mary Cowgill, Ralph Barren County Burch, John Owen, Tabitha

New York Revolutionary War Pensions

Revolutionary War Pensions – $ This collection of records includes digital images of entire pension files for soldiers and sailors who served during the Revolutionary War. These records reveal more details about the veteran’s history and service unlike selected service records chosen for genealogical content. They also contain more specific information about a soldier’s family, state of health, and life after the war. Pension Records  (All hosted at USGenWeb Pension Archives unless otherwise noted) Albany County Briggs, Abraham Bostwick, John & Betsey Morrison, Ephraim Starkweather, Billings Cayuga County Hall, Benajah Heirs Jennings, Esbon Hewitt, Lewis Hills, Eleazer Stivers, Margaret Van