Facts and Events
James Weir 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. 6, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :
- Weir, James - entered service in Washington County, Virginia, where resided in Virginia Regiment; served at Battle of Kings Mountain; died 3/11/1820; married 2/19/1783 Margaret, Augusta County, Virginia, she was born 12/22/1763; widow applied for pension 1845 in Blount County, Tennessee & Pension Application rejected, insufficient proof of 6 months service; widow made affidavit her house burned down by Indians in 1788 & everything lost including soldier's discharge certificate; resided there 1851; children's births (record blurred & partially illegible): Anny 1/22/1784, Hugh 9/13/178-, John S. 8/23/178-, William 4/24/90, Margaret 8/13/179-, Betsy 10/7/95, James Preston 8/29/97, Patsy 12/3/99 & Lusina Porter 1/21/18--, daughter Anna married 9/6/1803; son Hugh married 12/13/1810 to Peggy. F-R11287, R2523.
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