Posted By:Nicole Wingate
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Subject:William Duval (b.04 Sep 1748) Pension S8362
Post Date:January 28, 2012 at 03:34:55
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Here is a link that you may find interesting..
http://southerncampaign.org/pen/s8362.pdf

Pension Application of William DuVal S8362
Transcribed and annotated by C. Leon Harris

Just an excerpt..

"Major William DuVal this 27th day of July 1832 appeared before the Court of Hustings of the City of Richmond in the Common Wealth of Virginia and produced his Declaration respecting his Services and as
a Captain in the minute service when a Resident of the County of Henrico during the Revolutionary War...He the said William DuVal being known by the Title of Major he being the oldest Captain in the said Battalion on Majír Charles Dabneys being appointed a Field officer in the said Virginia Regiment he took place in the said Battallion but Major DuVal states he was [not?] called on to serve his Country as a Field Officer."