Facts and Events
John Elliott 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. 2, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :
- Elliott, John - born 11/16/1755 in Augusta County, virginia; entered service 1776 when he resided in Guilford County, North Carolina; after Revolutionary War moved to Kentucky; thence to Tennessee, thence to Alabama where pensioned in 1834 in Morgan County; surname also spelled Elliot; query letter in file in 1930 from descendant from Mrs. L.L. Brockman, Pine Bluff, Arkansas, states soldier died at age 79 in Morgan County, Alabama, F-S32232, R913.
Information on John Elliott
From Alabama Department of Archives and History website:
ELLIOTT, JOHN, aged 79, and a resident of Morgan County; private, N.C. Militia; enrolled on July 10, 1834, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $80.—Revolutionary Pension ROII, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. [Source: http://www.archives.state.al.us/al_sldrs/e_list.html]