Posted By:Anderson County Gen Web Site
Subject:Re: Need infor: JOHN STORY REV. WAR SOLDIER died?
Post Date:March 22, 2005 at 11:30:48
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Storey or Story , John

John Story a resident of Anderson County Ky appeared in Franklin County Court on 14 August 1833 , he was aged 69 years at the time - says he in September 1780 enlisted as a regular soldier in State of Virginia under Capt William Barrott of Light Dragoons of the 3rd Va Regmt - at the time he was in receipt of a pension of $96.00 per annum - he was then making another application for his wounds at Guilford Courthouse where he was wounded in right arm and the ball having been cut from his arm he is totally disabled to make a living - His pension had been issued in March 1819- Pension number was 17381( or 7 )

In 1821 in Franklin County John made the following statements- He made his original application & schedule dated 22 June 1818 - in 1821 he was 59 years of age , a resident of Franklin county , he was tending a " business" for a Mr Wallace and was living on a tenement owned by one of his sons - he had a wife and a daughter about 17 years of age then dependent upon him -

In 1853 one William M Storey , of Rio Coweta Co, Georgia inquired of this pension and a land claim regarding John Storey of South Carolina -