Source:United States. Pension Roll of 1835

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Source The Pension Roll of 1835
Report from the Secretary of War, in Obedience to Resolutions of the Senate of the 5th and 30th of June, 1834, and the 3d of March, 1835, in Relation to the Pension Establishment of the United States.
Coverage
Place United States
Alabama, United States
Arkansas, United States
Connecticut, United States
Delaware, United States
District of Columbia, United States
Florida, United States
Georgia, United States
Illinois, United States
Indiana, United States
Kentucky, United States
Louisiana, United States
Maine, United States
Maryland, United States
Massachusetts, United States
Michigan, United States
Mississippi, United States
Missouri, United States
New Hampshire, United States
New Jersey, United States
New York, United States
North Carolina, United States
Ohio, United States
Pennsylvania, United States
Rhode Island, United States
South Carolina, United States
Tennessee, United States
Vermont, United States
Virginia, United States
Year range 1835 - 1835
Subject Military records
Publication information
Type Book
Publisher Duff Green
Date issued 1835
Place issued Washington, District of Columbia
Number of Volumes 4
Citation
The Pension Roll of 1835: Report from the Secretary of War, in Obedience to Resolutions of the Senate of the 5th and 30th of June, 1834, and the 3d of March, 1835, in Relation to the Pension Establishment of the United States. (Washington, District of Columbia: Duff Green, 1835).
Repositories
Family History Centerhttp://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatal..Family history center
USGenWeb Archiveshttp://files.usgwarchives.org/ga/military/revwar..Free website
USGenWeb Archiveshttp://files.usgwarchives.org/tn/statewide/milit..Free website
USGenWeb Archiveshttp://www.usgwarchives.net/pensions/revwar/mdin..Free website
USGenWeb Archiveshttp://files.usgwarchives.net/nj/monmouth/milita..Free website
USGenWeb Archiveshttp://files.usgwarchives.net/sc/military/pensio..Free website
Family History Centerhttp://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatal..Other
Family History Centerhttp://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatal..Other
Ancestry.comPennsylvania http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3..Paid website
Ancestry.comVol 1 (New England) http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4..Paid website
Ancestry.comVol 2: Delaware, NJ, NY, PA http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4..Paid website
Ancestry.comVol 3: Southern States http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4..Paid website
Ancestry.comVol 4: Western States http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4..Paid website
Ancestry.comConnecticut http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3..Paid website
Ancestry.comDelaware http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3..Paid website
Ancestry.comKentucky http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4..Paid website
MaineGenealogy.nethttp://www.mainegenealogy.net/pension_roll_searc..Free website
Ancestry.comMaine http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3..Paid website
Ancestry.comNew Hampshire http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3..Paid website
Ancestry.comNew Jersey http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3..Paid website
Ancestry.comNew York http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3..Paid website
Ancestry.comPennsylvania http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3..Paid website
Ancestry.comRhode Island http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3..Paid website
Ancestry.comVermont http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3..Paid website
Family History Library1992 reprint http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatal..Archive/Library
Family History Libraryindex to 1968 reprint http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatal..Archive/Library
South Carolina http://rosters.tripod.com/index-46.html South Ca..Free website

Contents

Description

"(23d Congress, 1st session. Senate. Doc. No. 514). Tabular. Arranged (1st) by state, (2d) by class of pensioners: a Invalid pensioners; b. Heirs of non-commissioned officers, privates, &c. who (tied in the U. S. service who obtained five years' half pay in lieu of bounty land, under the second section of the act of April 16, 1816; c. Pensioners under the act of March 18. 1818; d Pensioners under the act of June 7, 1832, (3d) by county. Alphabetic by initial letter only. Section [a] contains very few Revolutionary pensioners and [b] gives heirs of soldiers killed in the War of 1812. Sections [c] and [d] are confined to Revolutionary pensioners; names are alphabetic under county by initial letter of family name only. 9 columns: Names; Rank; Annual allowance; Sums received; Description of service; When placed on the pension Palls; Commencement of pension; Age; Remarks. Sections [c] and [d] include all veterans who had been pensioned under these two acts ; many had died before 1835 but full entry is made, with date of death."[1]

Usage Tips

Select reprints may be ordered through the nearest Family History Center. An index to the 1968 reprint by the Genealogical Publishing Company is available at the Family History Library (Conroe, TX: Montgomery County Genealogical & Historical Society, 1980).

FHL numbers

  • 1959 reprint (Kentucky pensioners only): US/CAN Book 976.9 M24
  • 1968 reprint: 6046995
  • 1992 reprint by Murtie June Clark in 4 volumes: US/CAN Books 973 M24ua 1992 v. 1-4 This edition is available at the Family History Library.

Digital Editions

Digital editions of all four volumes are available online through Ancestry.com ($):

  • Volume I (States: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont)
  • Volume II (States: Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania)
  • Volume III (States: District of Columbia, Maryland, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia)
  • Volume IV (States: Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, index to all four volumes)

Individual digital editions of select states are also available online:

A related source is Source:Columbia, New York, United States. Pension Roll for Columbia County (New York), 1835, a microfilm at the Family History Center of a typescript at the Columbia County Courthouse in Hudson, NY, which also includes a list of Revolutionary War soldiers buried in Columbia county. This list also includes invalid pensioners who lived in Columbia County and is indexed.

References

  1. Revolutionary War Pension Lists, available online, courtesy: The USGenWeb Project