Person:James Cunningham (74)

James Cunningham
b.31 March 1760 Augusta County, Virginia
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Name James Cunningham
Gender Male
Birth? 31 March 1760 Augusta County, Virginia
Death? aft. 1840 McMinn County, Tennessee

James Cunningham was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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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) [1]

1840 Census

  • McMinn County, Tennessee - James Cunningham, age 80, residing with J.B. Cunningham.