Person:Alden Williamson (1)

Alden Williamson
 
Facts and Events
Name Alden Williamson
Gender Male
Birth? 1750 New Kent County Virginia
Military? He served under Captain Cambell's company of the Fincastle County Battalion
Military? Battle of Point Pleasant
Marriage 1790 Russell County Virginiato Mary Elizabeth Jackson

Alden Williamson was born about 1750 in New Kent County, VA. Alden was a Revolutionary War Soldier. He is listed in the Annals of Southwest Virginia. He was with Captain William Campbell's Company on the Fincastle County Battalion lists. His name was spelled Auldin Williamson. He was in the Battle of Point Pleasant West Virginia. This battle was considered the First Battle of the Revolutionary War.

Alden moved into the Big Sandy Valley 1775-1801 His Will was made in Oct 1816 in Martin County, Kentucky. He died in 1816 as a result of an accident while going down the Tug River on a raft of logs.

References
  1.   Sellards, Harry Leon. Their life in the land: a family history of Jackson, Thompson, Lett, Copley, Wilson, Williamson and their kinsmen. (DeLeon Springs, Florida: H.L. Sellards Jr., c1985 (Shawnee Mission, Kan. : Inter-Collegiate Press)), 245, 1985, Secondary quality.