Member of Militia Company formed 21 NOV 1776; member of Militia Company for which pay warrants were issued 17 APR 1781; order for sheriff to take possession of estate and administer; wife, Sarah. A Capt. John ATKINSON wrote his will 15 FEB 1791 and it was probated that same year (day & month missing). A John ATKINSON served at Valley Forge in the 1st VA Regiment. Possibly this John ATKINSON.