Posted By:Helen Davies
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Subject:Re: John and William Cunningham,Mecklenburg Co,VA
Post Date:September 30, 2012 at 12:12:35
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I'm not sure this will be helpful but I located a John and William Cunningham from Mecklenburg Co VA. This is a link with info on them, related to their military pensions. I am related to Cunninghams from that area. I hope this might be helpful but am not sure it's the same Cunninghams you seek.

http://files.usgwarchives.net/va/pensions/vapen_c.txt
These are Cunninghams in VA who received military pensions.

JACOB CUNNINGHAM (This may have
bn Mollie Kendrick Cunningham's son.
PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY
PRIVATE
VIRGINIA CONT'L
$40.00 ANNUAL ALLOWANCE
$100.00 AMOUNT RECEIVED
JULY 30, 1832 PENSION STARTED
AGE 84

JAMES CUNNINGHAM
MECKLENBURG COUNTY
PRIVATE
VIRGINIA MILITIA
$20.00 ANNUAL ALLOWANCE
$50.00 AMOUNT RECEIVED
NOVEMBER 2, 1833 PENSION STARTED
AGE 70

JESSE CUNNINGHAM
LEWIS COUNTY
PRIVATE
VIRGINIA MILITIA
$96.00 ANNUAL ALLOWANCE
$ AMOUNT RECEIVED
SEPTEMBER 1, 1834 PENSION STARTED

JOHN CUNNINGHAM (This may hv
bn Mollie Kendrick Cunninghams son,
from same country as Jacob Cunningham
above. She had 2 sons by these names.)
PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY
PRIVATE - CORNET
VIRGINIA CONT'L
$42.44 ANNUAL ALLOWNCE
$127.32 AMOUNT RECEIVED
DECEMBER 5, 1832 PENSION STARTED
AGE 76

JOHN CUNNINGHAM
ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY
PRIVATE
PENNSYLVANIA MILITIA
$20.00 ANNUAL ALLOWANCE
$60.00 AMOUNT RECEIVED
MAY 14, 1833 PENSION STARTED
AGE 78

WALTER CUNNINGHAM
HARRISON COUNTY
PRIVATE
VRIGINIA MILITIA
$20.00 ANNUAL ALLOWANCE
$60.00 AMOUNT RECEIVED
FEBRUARY 2, 1833 PENSION STARTED
AGE 85

WM. CUNNINGHAM
WOOD COUNTY
PRIVATE
VIRGINIA MILITIA
$23.33 ANNUAL ALLOWANCE
$63.32 AMOUNT RECEIVED
MARCH 1, 1833 PENSION STARTED
AGE 71