Facts and Events
William McFerrin 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. 3, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :
- McFerren, William - born 1755 in York County, Pennsylvania; moved with father to Augusta County, Virginia, where entered service in 1776; moved 1777 with father to Washington County, Virginia where entered service; resided near Abingdon, Virginia, for abt. 35 years, thence to Rutherford County, Tennessee; moved in 1832 to Tipton County, Tennessee, where received Pension in 1833; married 2/1780 (wife mentioned but not named); resided 1833 with son-in-law mentioned but not named; last pension payment in file in 1841; surname also spelled McFerrin; query letter in file says soldier died 1845 in Marchall County, Tennessee; query letter in fole states soldier married Jane Berry; query letter in file in 1922 from descendant John B. McFerrin, Colliersville, Tennessee. F-S2791, R1682.
- ↑ Ancestry.com. OneWorldTree (2). (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA;), Database online.
Record for Jane Duncan Laughlin _FOOT: Ancestry.com, OneWorldTree (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.), Database online.
- ↑ Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 (2). (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Database online.
Record for Jane Laughlin _FOOT: Yates Publishing, U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004), Database online.