Index of
Pension Applications
Revolutionary War
Submitted by Shirley McCoy



NOTE from Shirley:  copied from the National Archives,mNational Gen. Society -
Washington, DC -1976 There was a fire at the War Department on 8 Nov 1800 and
another in Aug 1814; obviously, records were lost.

Rev War Veterans = Pension S#_____ (Survivor)

                 Widow  = Pension W#_____ (Widow app.)
                                 Pension R#_____ (Rejected app. that applies to
                                        "Survivor" or "Widow")
Bounty Land Warrant = #000-000-00
    1st set of numbers = Warrant number
    2nd set of numbers = Number of acres
    3rd set of numbers = Year of Warrant (usually "55"  pursuant  to the Bounty
      Land  Act of 1855)
"Half Pay" or "Not Half Pay" - These records relate mainly to claims
made by heirs under an act of Congress approved 5 Jul 1832 which
provided half-pay pensions for Virginia vets of the Rev War and claims
made by heirs for arrears due vets of Virginia and other states under
other pension acts.
 



Vaughan

Abram/Abraham VA Margaret S.  W#610 BLWt. #16131-16-=55.
Absolom VA  Martha W#6343
Almond  VA Joanna W#6342
Anna RI former wid. of William Lowing, which see.
Benjamin CT VT S#14755
Claiborne Cont. VA BLWt. #637-300 Surg. Mate
Claiborne VA BLWt. #2271-300  Capt. Iss. 5/29/1792 to    Robert Means, ass.  No papers.  Note: There was a surgeon's  mate of this name whose heirs   rec'd Wt. #637- 300 (See papers)  No  means of   ascertaining whether here were two officers of this name  from VA.
Ebenezer MA Joanna W#14077 BLWt. #8191-160-55
Ephraim VA R#10919
Frederick  CT S#32565
George PA  S#25466
Ingraham/Ingram  VA S#32568
Jabez  MA Violettee W#16157
James VA S#7779
James  VA S#39497
Jesse VA S#38450
Joel NC S#7781
John CT  S#42570
John DE BLWt. #2269-200  Lt. Iss.  6/6/1794 to Wm D.  Brown, ass.  No papers.
John MD BLWt. #11788 Sgt. Iss.  9/5/1789
John MA S#42579
John/John D. MA and Indian War 1785-6  S#46292 BLWts. #1946-100   and #323-60-55
John RI S#22029
John VA S#7788
John VA R#18674 BLWt. #2268-450 Half-Pay
Joseph DE Lt. Col. Iss. 5/1/1794 to Hannah Vaughan, Admx.  No papers.
Obediah NY S#42571
Prince RI  S#42603 (colored)
Samuel MA Mary W#25823
Thomas  MA  S#33851
Thomas PA S#40614
Thomas VA S#6298
Vincent NC Martha W#4366
William MD S#35107
William NC S#9498
William SC Alie/Alee W#11691 BLWt. #26110-160-55
William VA S#14754
Zebulon MA S#33208



Vaughen

John NJ BLWt. #8819 Pvt Iss. 7/2/1790 to Israel Smith, Ass.
Prince RI BLWt. #3545 Pvt Iss. 12/31/1789
 
            


Vaughn

Abner VA R#10917
John Cont. MD or VA Nancy R#10920 BLWt. #5206 Pvt.Crane's Cont. Art. MA Iss. 1/26/1790 to John May.
John NY Lydia W#2884 See VAUGHAN
John  VA
Samuel NJ S#1129
Thomas VA S#22030
William CT See VAGHN (??)
William VA Elizabeth W#2708 BLWt. #29019-160-55
   
 

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