Person:Peter Dixon (6)

  1. John Dixonabt 1751/52 -
  2. George Dixon1754 - 1840
  3. Peter Dixon1760 - 1834
  4. William Dixon1768 -
  5. Ebenezer Dixon1770 - 1855
Facts and Events
Name Peter Dixon
Alt Name Peter Dickson
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1760 Augusta County, Virginia
Death[1] 1834 Warren County, Indiana

Peter Dixon 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. 2, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :

Dixon, Peter - entered service in Greenbrier County, Virginia; born 1760 in Augusta County, Virginia; moved after Revolutionary War to Kentucky, thence to Indiana where granted Pension 1834 in Fountain County; nephew Peter Dixon made affidavit then in Warren Couunty, Indiana; also made affidavit then by Joseph Swope of Montgomery County, Indiana that his father served with soldier in Revolutionary War; affidavit then by brother George age 73, Warren County, Indiana, that he entered service Greenbrier County, Virginia, with soldier. F-S32694, R822.
  1. 1.0 1.1 Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable source).
  2.   Born: 1760, Augusta County, Virginia
    Buried: probably buried in Foster-Dixon Cemetery in Mound Twsp, Warren Co, IN.
    Service: Drafted, Greenbrier Co, VA to join George Rogers Clark Clark in Kentucky.
    Proof: Pension Claim S 32694, Virginia.
    I.A.R. No 29702, application for pension, age 74, in Fountain County, IN.
    Affidavit of brother George, that he and Peter served together.