Applied for a pension in 1835 at the age of 75 and a resident of Williamson Co, Tennessee, and stated that he was born in Charles County within less than a mile of the Courthouse JUL 1759; he enlisted 15 OCT 1779 in Capt. CLARKE’s company attached to Col. Robert MUNFORD’s regiment in which Reubin HUMPHREYS was a Major; he marched from Williamsburg to Eutaw Springs where he was in the battle and later at the Siege of York; he was also in the battles of Germantown and Brandywine; after the war moved to Henrico Co