Enlisted at Chesterfield Courthouse in 1780 and described as 21 years old, light brown hair, gray eyes, fair complexion, a farmer, born in Charles City Co and a resident of Montgomery County; enlisted 11 SEP 1780. Size Roll of Troops join?d at Chesterfield Ct. House Since Sept. 1st 1780, Library of Virginia Archives. One William DAY was a member of the Militia Company for which pay warrants were issued 17 APR 1781. There are a number William DAY’s who served at Valley Forge in the 1st VA Brigade and 1st Arty. One of them may be this William DAY.