Enlisted at Chesterfield Courthouse in 1780 and described as 28 years old, 5?6 ½ ” tall, black hair, black eyes, yellow complexion, a carpenter born in Charles City and a resident of Dinwiddie County; enlisted for the duration of the war. Size Roll of Troops join?d at Chesterfield Ct. House Since Sept. 1st 1780, Library of Virginia Archives. A William SCOTT, age 24, who was free born in Charles City and who was bound to Berry HARDEN [Littleberry HARDYMAN?], was among Negroes in New York City who sailed aboard the Rob Valentine to Nova Scotia, 22 SEP 1783. A number of William SCOTTs served at Valley Forge (4th VA, 1st VA,). It is unclear if any of these are this man.