Applied as a resident of Wilson Co., TN and testified (in 1832) that he was about 80 years of upwards, that he was born in Charles City Co. but no record was kept of his birth, that when he was a boy his step father moved him to Cumberland Co. VA, at the commencement of the war he moved to Casell Co., NC, his first service was as a volunteer in Georgia and then in NC militia. Pensioned for 5 month service as a private, 6 months as a Ensign and 6 months as a Lt