John King Records


 

Revolutionary War Records – John King 

From the National Archives

 

            14th Virginia Regiment

            January 2, 1777 to June 1, 1777

            Geo. Washington Life Guard

             June 1, 1777 to January 6,  1780

 

Revolutionary War Rolls

 

Payroll - Enlistment of John King

(Page 1)

 

Pay of Capt. Moses Hawkins Company of Continental Regulars of the 14th Virginia Regiment commanded by Col. Charles Lewis from the Time of their appointment & inlistment up to the 28th of April ’77.    (document continued on next page)

 

 

Payroll - Enlistment of John King and Elisha King

(page 2)
 

 

43   Elisha King        1 Jan 1777

47    John King          2 Jan 1777

 

Source:

Publication Number: M246

Publication Title: Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783

Publisher: NARA

Short Description: NARA M246. These documents include muster rolls, payrolls, strength returns, and other miscellaneous personnel, pay, and supply records of American Army units, 1775-83.

State: Virginia

Military Org: 14th Regiment

Date Range: 1777-78

Enlistment Payroll

Folder: 319

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Payroll -  Month of June 1777

(Page 1)

 (Document continued on next page)
 
 

Payroll -  Month of June 1777

(Page 2)

John King inlisted General Washington Lif guard (pay) not to be drawn.

                                   

                                                                        Moses Hawkins Capt.

  

Source:

Publication Number: M246

Publication Title: Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783

Publisher: NARA

Short Description: NARA M246. These documents include muster rolls, payrolls, strength returns, and other miscellaneous personnel, pay, and supply records of American Army units, 1775-83.

State: Virginia

Military Org: 14th Regiment

Date Range: 1777-78

June Payroll

Folder: 319

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Compiled Service Records of Soldiers Who Served in the American Army During the Revolutionary War

Company Pay Roll

  

 

Publication Number: M881

Publication Title: Compiled Service Records of Soldiers Who Served in the American Army During the Revolutionary War

Publisher: NARA

Date: 1775-1785

Short Description: NARA M881. Compiled service records of soldiers who served in the American Army during the Revolutionary War, 1775-1783.

State: Virginia

Regiment: Fourteenth Regiment

Record Type: Individual

Surname Starts With: K

Surname: King

Given Name: John

Company Payroll - Enlistment to April 28, 1777

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Publication Number: M881

Publication Title: Compiled Service Records of Soldiers Who Served in the American Army During the Revolutionary War

Publisher: NARA

Date: 1775-1785

Short Description: NARA M881. Compiled service records of soldiers who served in the American Army during the Revolutionary War, 1775-1783.

State: Virginia

Regiment: Fourteenth Regiment

Record Type: Individual

Surname Starts With: K

Surname: King

Given Name: John

Company Payroll - June 1777 to Gen’l Washington Life Guard

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Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files

 

Declaration of Service by John King – 3 March 1819

 

South Carolina

                                                John King of Spartanburgh District in the State aforesaid personnaly came before me and being duly sworn declareth that on or about the 6th day of January in the year of our Lord 1777 he enlisted as a common for three years in the army of the United States Revolution in the service of the United States against the common Enemy in the fourteenth Regiment of the Virginia Continental line, Col. Lewis, Capt. Hawkins, that he faithfully served the period of his enlistment and was regularly discharged at Morristown (Jersey) on or about the 6th day of January 1780.  He Declaur furthereth that his regiment joined head quarters at Bondbrook (Jersey) in the spring after his enlistment & a few days after was detached and placed on General Washington’s life Guard (commanded by) Capt. Gibbs, and remained in that corps until discharged, and that during this service he was with the Army at the Battle at Brandywine, Germantown & Monmouth, that his written discharge has been lost, nor has he any other evidence of his service within his power conveniently to procure.

                                    He declareth furthereth that he is a native of the United States & has always heretofore & still resides therein & that from his reduced circumstances he needs the assistance of his country for support.

                                                                                    JOHN KING

Sworn to 3 March 1819.

                        Davis Johnson

 

 

Publication Number: M804

Publication Title: Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files

Publisher: NARA

Short Description: NARA M804. Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files.

State: Virginia

Veteran Surname Starts With: K

Veteran Surname: King

Veteran Given Name: John

Pensioner Surname: King

Pensioner Given Name: Sarah

Service: Va.

Pension Number: W. 9100

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Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files

John King    Pension

 

Of Spartanburgh District in the state of S. Carolina

Who was a Private in the regiment commanded by

Colonel Lews of Virginia line, for the term of 3 years

 

Inscribed on the Roll of South Carolina

At the rate of Eight Dollars per month, to commence on

5th of March 1819

 

Publication Number: M804

Publication Title: Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files

Publisher: NARA

Short Description: NARA M804. Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files.

State: Virginia

Veteran Surname Starts With: K

Veteran Surname: King

Veteran Given Name: John

Pensioner Surname: King

Pensioner Given Name: Sarah

Service: Va.

Pension Number: W. 9100

John King - Pension

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Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files

John King Family Bible – Births, Marriages

 

Publication Number: M804

Publication Title: Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files

Publisher: NARA

Short Description: NARA M804. Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files.

State: Virginia

Veteran Surname Starts With: K

Veteran Surname: King

Veteran Given Name: John

Pensioner Surname: King

Pensioner Given Name: Sarah

Service: Va.

Pension Number: W. 9100

 

Family Bible - Births

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Family Bible - Marriages

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Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files

Re:  John King

Letter - Winfield Scott, Commissioner, to William A. Folger

(Page 1)

 

Letter - Winfield Scott, Commissioner, to William A. Folger

(Page 2 – List of Children)

 

Publication Number: M804

Publication Title: Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files

Publisher: NARA

Short Description: NARA M804. Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files.

State: Virginia

Veteran Surname Starts With: K

Veteran Surname: King

Veteran Given Name: John

Pensioner Surname: King

Pensioner Given Name: Sarah

Service: Va.

Pension Number: W. 9100

 

W. Scott letter to Folger - 1

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W. Scott letter to Folger – 2 List of children

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