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William Guy

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William Guy

Joe Guy (View posts)
Posted: 4 Mar 1999 5:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Guy
William Guy, father of Edmund, father of Willis Guy (of Macon Co, NC), entered the Continental Army in the Mecklenburg, Co, Virginia Militia in the Spring of 1779 under Capt. Reuben Vaughn. He was with General Lincoln's forces at the Battle of Stone Ferry in SC June 19/20, 1779, and finished his 6 mo tour in Charelston, SC. He then reentered service under Capt. Steven Mabry for tours in 1780 and 1781, when he was at Cornwallis' surrender. William Guy is recorded as being a "free man of color". Source: US Nat'l Archives Rev. War Pension Records. Anyone with more info on this line, please contact me or post messages:
William Guy>Edmund>Willis>AJ(Jack)>HenryH.>RichardS....
This family lived in Brunswick&Mecklenburg Co, VA, Granville,Macon,& Orange Co, NC, possibly then somewhere in GA, then to Polk Co, TN.
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Joe Guy 4 Mar 1999 12:00PM GMT 
David Sciacchitano 5 Mar 1999 12:00PM GMT 
mmascarenas52... 16 Jul 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Darla Bostick 30 Sep 2001 7:54PM GMT 
HailaHarvey 2 Jan 2012 4:48PM GMT 
vancehawkins1... 28 May 2012 2:20PM GMT 
vancehawkins1... 4 Aug 2012 3:52PM GMT 
djenealogy 31 Jul 2012 3:42AM GMT 
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