Facts and Events
James Cunningham was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Revolutionary War Pension Information
Information from “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 1, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :
- Cunningham, James - entered service 1776 in Augusta County, Virginia, where born 3/31/1760; moved after Revolutionary War to Washington County, Tennessee; thence McMinn County, Tennessee, where received Pension 1833 when residing abt. 4 years; widow Perry L living 1860. R711.
- Tennesseans in the Revolutionary War:
- James Cunningham, McMinn County, Tennessee, Private, Virginia Line, $22.66 Annual Allowance $67.98 Amount Received October 25 1833 Pension Started Age 74 (1835 TN Pension Roll) 
- McMinn County, Tennessee - James Cunningham, age 80, residing with J.B. Cunningham.