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Thomas Muccaboy proves Military Service, 1780, Fauquier Co, VA

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Thomas Muccaboy proves Military Service, 1780, Fauquier Co, VA

Posted: 9 Apr 2006 6:03AM GMT
Classification: Military
Surnames: Muccaboy, Russell, Scott
March Court 1780, page 444

Thomas Muccaboy produced a certificate from Wm. Russell, Colonel Commandant of General Scott's Brigade that he had discharged Muccaboy as unfit for duty and made oath that the same was authentic and a true certificate and that he had never before proved or claimed his right to land for (his) service--which was ordered recorded.

Thomas Muccaboy made oath that he served as a soldier in the last war in the 47th Regiment and that he never claimed or proved his right to land for (his) services. The Court orders this certified.

A Certificate from Colonel Russell that Thomas Muccaboy was discharged from service was produced and made oath to and ordered certified.

Source: Military Records, Patriotic Service, and Public Service Claims From The Fauquier County virginia Court Minute Books 1759-1784 Compiled by Joan W. Peters, Heritage Books, 1999.

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