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Look up, Joel Blackwell Revolutionary War Soldier

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Re: Look up, Joel Blackwell Revolutionary War Soldier

Posted: 15 Nov 2012 12:45PM GMT
Classification: Query
DAR will not accept the statement of Sylvester Blackwell that his grandfather, Joel Blackwell, fought in the Battle of Cowpens. DAR wants the militia unit in which he served. This, of course, is an impossible task since most NC counties do not have surviving lists of militia units which served at the Battle of Cowpens.

I think there are some papers that Daniel's descendants have which got them land for his service. He died before the 1832 pension law was passed. This is not my line and I have not really worked on Daniel.

Isaiah was a Tory and there is documentation. He also lost his property in Rutherford Co. NC because of this.

Write me directly if you are interested.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
SVines81 17 Sep 2002 8:24PM GMT 
cduffe 18 Sep 2002 2:04PM GMT 
mitzidbjones 10 Nov 2002 10:09PM GMT 
genpics1968 15 Nov 2012 7:45PM GMT 
Shelia_Vines 19 Nov 2012 3:23AM GMT 
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