Enlisted at Chesterfield Courthouse after 1 SEP 1780 for 18 months and described as 19 years old, 5’8 tall, planter, born in and a resident of Charles City Co., brown hair, hazel eyes, fair complexion. Appears to be the Stephen CHEATHAM who applied for a pension from Chesterfield Co. who belonged to regiment commanded by Col. GREEN; served until JAN 1782 when he was discharged; was in the battles of Guilford Courthouse, Campden, Hobkirk Hill, Eutaw Springs and the Seige of Ninety-Six.