KING ANCESTORS IN THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR
#1) Abraham H King b 11 Feb 1762 Bloomfield, Essex, NJ d 8 Nov 1852 Bloomfield NJ father Capt Henry King, under whom he served. Aury King attested to pension application. Served NJ-Pvt Mus--DAR PAT IND Rev War Pens App S1035 #2) Aaron King b Westfield MA d 1801 Northampton father David King Served MA-Adj 3rd Hampshire MA Reg 1777--DAR Lin V 16 p 331 #3) Aaron King bap 18 May 1729 d 21 Apr 1782 father John King of Palmer MA Line. *Sarah Kibbe Served MA-PS--Dar Pat Ind. #4) Aaron King Served NY-Sgt-17th Reg Albany Co NY--Lou Pero Doc 460. NY Gen and biog Rec V42. #5) Aaron King b m 22 Feb 1789 Newark, Essex, NJ d 5 Sep 1826 Essex Co, NJ by Alexander McWhorter of 1st Presbyterian Ch *Harriet Vrieland Served NY as a drummer in Capt amos Dodd's Co, Col Van Cortland. His right hand was shot off by a cannon in battle of Springfield. This could be same as #4 above. --Rev War Pen Appl S5947. In the pension papers there is a deposition by Caly King who swore to the marriage date, saying that she was acquainted with Harriet and aaron King and was present at the marriage, and that she was married the same evening to Stephen King. #6) Adonijah King b 18 Feb 1757 Medum Cook VT d 25 Jul 1825 Union City PA father William King mother Elizabeth Cushing *Elizabeth Served MA-Pvt--SAR PA Year Book 1955-DAR V 120 p 114 says he was born in Medomak ME. There is a sheet for him in the LDS Old Patron Section of FGS. Lou Pero Line 5. #7) Alexander King b 6 Dec 1749 d 6 Feb 1831 *Abigail Olcott Served CT-Ens-LT-Lexington Alarm. 5th Co Mott's Brigade in No Dept. DAR Pat Ind. DAR Lin Bk V 8 p 232. #8) Alexander King b 1754-Ireland m 1782 d 1826 Huntington PA Son of Alexander and Catherine McDonald King *Nancy Agnes Jackson Served PA-Sgt. Pension Huntington PA.--DAR Lin Vol 94 p 134. Grand Parent Papers (LDS#887998) Enlisted at Chester Co pA in a Delaware Regiment cammanded by Col Hazlett. Wounded in had by a Hessian's bayonet at White Plains LI. Also served in Capt Benjamin Fishburn's 4th PA Reg. wintered at Schoharie in 1777. #9) Amos King b 12 Mar 1758-Brimfield MA m 29 Jun 1786 d 13 Jul 1839-Hawley MA father Thomas King 1729 *Esther Robinson Served MA-Pvt-Elisha Port's Reg Hampshire Co MA 1779.--DAR lin V 94 p 134. Lou Pero Line 5. #348) Amos King b 1756 New Salem, Hampshire, MA Served MA-resided New Salem at enlistment. Served 23 months. Resident of New Lebanon, Columbia Co NY when he applied for pension, 7 Aug 1832. Silas Church, Elan Felden and John King attested to his petition. He had moved to town of New Lebanon 8n 1786. His son Thomas F King of Otisco NY given power of attorney on 1 Feb 1854 as heir of solder. #10) Andrew King b 1753 Henry Co VA m 1778 at Maple Run Church in Surry Co VA by a minister of the church of England, by puslishing banns. (But they didn't give her maiden name.) d 14 Nov 1834 Claiborne Co TN *Sally (applied for pension W374) Served VA line. Pension Claiborne Co TN. 2400 TN Pensioners Rev and War of 1812. In 1779 andrew resided at Henry Co VA, where he enlisted under Capt Joseph Martin. Marched to Long Islands? on the Holston in the (now) state of Tennessee. attached to brigade commanded by General Russell. Marched to Telico, against the Cherokees. Also fought under General Christy. They might have lived a while in Rockingham County NC since one of Sally's witnesses referred to it in a deposition. There is also a deposition from William King age 56 in 1842, who says Sally was a married womand and had five children older than deponent when he was born 1 Jan 1794. This seems to me to imply that he was her son. Sally was living in Grainger Co TN when she applied for a widow's pension in 1842. #11) Andrew King b Served SC-3rd Reg. Enlisted 19 Jun 1777. NA 853 (This could be pension number or a typo--sorry). --Roster of SC Patriots in Rev War. #12) Andrew King b Served GA-Continental 3rd GA Batt under Capt Thomas Scott-deserted in VA-List from VA Gazette 19 Dec 1777.--"GA Citizens and Soldiers of the American Revolution" by Davis #13) Andrew King b 1739 d 1833 Dover NJ Served NJ--Morris Co Mil--also served French and Indian War. --Lou Pero Doc 420, from Elaine Johnston-3205 Falcon Lane #117-Wilmington DE 19808 (1989). She said his father was Jesse King b abt 1715. Had also sons John D and William. #14) Anthony King b 1756 m 20 Oct 1785 Warren Co NC (Wood King had signed mg bond) d 8 Jul 1826 Warren Co NC *Mary Served NC-Pvt-Capt Yarbrough's Co Col Shepherd's 10 Reg. This is from NC Roster of Soldiers in the Revolution. I think this is Probably the Anthony listed in DAR Pension list, whose wife's pension application is #W439. In the 1835 pension report, Mary is receiving pension. Anthony died 8 Jul 1826, Warren Co NC. He is shown in this report to have been a private in NC line. When Anthony aplied for pension in 1820, he had three children (dependent on him?): Fanny 28, david 17 and Robert 11. A son Ransom gave affadavit for Mary 9 Nov 1840 in williamson Co TN. #16) Anthony King b 1756 m 2 May 1782 South Hanover, NJ d 28 Feb 1836 Liningston, Essex, NJ Served NJ-Pvt-Cont line. On the 1835 Pension Roll an Anthony was placed on roll 1819, dropped 1820 (the acts of Congress changed conditions, I believe.). On another report, Anthony a Cpl in 1st Reg NJ line on roll 1828 NJ. Think must be same fellow. On 1 Sep 1843 Moses Wright stated that his wife was the only legatee of dec'd soldier. #15) Apollos King b 15 Jun 1763 Northampton, Hampshire, MA m 1782 d 1842 Otisco NY father Paul King 1734 also served. *Mary Rhodes Served RI-Pvt Capt Joshua Woodbridge's Co, Col Nathan Tyler's Reg 1779. His father had moved to Chesterfield MA when Apollos was five years old. Soldier had enlisted at Chesterfield in Hampshire Co MA, later moved to Lee in Berkshire Co MA In 1799 he moved to Pompey in Onondaga Co NY for 6 years, then moved to Otisco, Onondaga, NY.--1840 Pensioners Census DeWitt, Onondaga, NY. Thomas F King of Otisco signed power of attorney 1 Feb 1854 as heir of dec'd soldier and widow. Orange King age 66 in 1832, was the younger brother of Apollos. Lived Lafayette Co, Onondaga Co. #350) Arent King d 1832 NJ Served NJ-Mentioned in pension application of his brother Aury king (#21). Drew a pension from state of ew Jersey. #17) Arthur King b 25 Feb 1752 Fairfax Co VA Served NC, lived at Wake Co NC at enlistment. In 1811 he moved to Darlington Dist SC. In 1827 he moved to Bedford Co TN for 2 yrs, then moved to Lincoln co TN. . Pension Application R5934, applied 24 Apr 1835 Lincoln Co TN. #349) Asa King b 6 Mar 1751 Raynham MA m last Wednesday in May 1806 Taunton MA d 2 Feb 1841 Raynham MA *Thankful Burt Served MA-Pvt-Mil-Capt Noah Hall. He served at Winter Hill, Dorchester, near Boston, the winter of 1776. When Thankful applied for pension, she stated that she wished bounty land sent to her son, Enoch King, of Taunton. Enoch was 47 years old in 1841, and was the executor of his father's estate. Asa's son Joel died at age 19 on 9 Jul 1829. The pension papers contain a copy of the newspaper in which Asa's obituary appeared. (Bristol Co Democrat, Taunton MA, 19 Feb 1841.) #18) Asaph King b Jan 1747 Enfield CT d 10 Oct 1834 Wilbraham MA *Mary Robbins Served MA-Lt-Forager under Abel King.--DAr Patriot Index V 55 p 292-1835 Pension Roll Hampden Co MA. He had lived at Wilbraham at enlistment and served under Capt Abel King. When he died in 1834 he left children: Susan Childs of Springfield MA, Betsey Adams and Fanny Carpenter of Wilbraham MA, Caroline Hall of Mendon MA, Abigail Bailey of Lowell Ma and Asaph King of Enfield Ct. #19) Asahel King b Served NY-Pvt-17th Reg. Albany Co NY. See Gideon of NY (#110). NY Gen and Biog Rec V42. Lou Pero Doc 460. #20) Ashbel King b 26 Jan 1748-Suffield Ct d 21 May 1808 Suffield CT father Joseph King 1689 *(1) Jemima Burnham (2) Mrs Jemima Smith Served CT-Ens. DAT Pat Ind #21) Aury King b 1754 Newark, Essex, NJ Served NJ-Pvt-Mil. Pen App S695. 1835 Pension Roll Essex Co NJ. 1840 Pen Census, counted twice Essex Co NJ. Applied for pension 17 Aug 1832, aged 78, from Bloomfield (which used to be Newark). He served with his brother, Arent King, who died in 1832, and drew a pension from the state of New Jersey. #22) Barzillia King b 1730-MA m 23 Mar 1758 Putnam Co NY. d 1790 NY father Ebenezer King (see Doc 772) mother Mercy Merrick *Lydia Hinkley Served NY-Pvt-Dutchess Co NY Militia. His son Nathaniel 1760 also served. --DAR Pat Ind-Lin V 140 p 157. LDS Archives FGS. I found their marriage in "Early Settlers of NJ 1941". It was blurred and indexed at Kirr, but this must be Barzilla King. #23) Baxter King b 1749 m Jan 1778 at Hawfields, her father's home in Orange Co NC d 10 Mar 1801 father John King 1712 (Lou Pero Line 32) *Eleanor Johnston daughter of George Johnston Served NC-Capt-Under Gen Butler and Gen Caswell.--DAR Pen Ind-Pen App W20321 (wife) Ellen. DAR Mag V80 p 428. Ellen applied for pension 1842 from Chapel Hill NC (Orange Co).Children were: John b Jan 1779, Margaret died as an infant in 1781, Margaret 2nd, Mary Hannah who was b 24 aug 1774 Nancy, Polly, Elizabeth who was born in 1792, Johnston and Nathaniel I. #24) Benjamin King b 23 Sep 1750 Southold NY d 19 Apr 1780 Lyme CT parents Benjamin/Betsy *Abigail Terry --King of Southold NY mentions that he served. #25) Benjamin King b 21 Oct 1720-Taunton MA d 4 Dec 1803-Raynham MA *(1) Abiah Leonard (2) Deliverance Eddy Service MA-DE-Provincial Congress Comm of Sfaety of Raynham MA. DAR Par Ind v 98 p 6. DAR Pat Ind V 74 says his sons George-William-Asa-Gains-Stephen also served in Army. #26) Benjamin King b Served SC-Charleston Mil Reg 1778 Capt James Bentham. Asst Comm Gen Wm Valentine. --Roster of SC Patriots. #27) Benjamin King b 1742 Enfield, CT Served CT-Pvt-Mil. Lived at enfield CT at enlistment. In 1810 he moved to Hampden, Geauga Co OH, where he applied for pension 13 Aug 1832. Soldier's old son Benjamin King, Jr, was of Hampden OH in 1832 aged 67, another son was referred to. #28) Same as #30 #29) Benjamin King b 1747 Prince George Co MD d 20 Sep 1810 Calvert Co MD *Susannah Blake (b 21 Jan 1758 Calvert Co MD, d 6 Apr 1846 Calvert Co MD) Served NC-Capt MD. --DAR Pat Ind. Grand Parent Papers (LDS#892125). #30) Benjamin King b 1727-New Ipswich NH d 1778--last record. Lost in Battle? father Peter King mother Elizabeth Flagg *Susan or Sarah Taylor Served NH-Sgt in Capt James Huron's Co. --DAR Lin V43 p 125. His son-in-law Peter Hopkins (m Silence King) also served. Lou Pero line 5. #355) Benjamin King b 23 May 1740 New Ipswich NH m 8 Apr 1772 d 10 Aug 1801 Ballstown ME *Ruth Bartlett (1745-1809) Served 2nd Lt-MA-taking of ship "Gowell" at Wiscassett ME. DAR Grand Parent Files LDS#886120. He is the son of Benjamin and S Taylor king, #30 this file. LDS Archives FGS. #31) Berry King b Served SC-horseman in militia. 1779-1781 Col Marshall. --Roster of SC Patriots. #32) Caleb King b 20 Nov 1756 Braintree MA d 5 May 1840 Bennington Center, Genesee, NY *(1) Lydia Sherwin (2) Lovice Carter Served MA-Ens. --DAR Pat Ind. Grand Parent Papers (LDS# 893580)This is a coast-to-coast family: Caleb's son John Sherwin King b 16 Jan 1787 Arlington VT died 14 Sep 1875 DeKalb IL. He married 20 Jan 1807 to Anna Bristol (b 27 Jul 1783 Hartford CT, d 14 Feb 1898 DeKalb IL.) John and Anne's son Edwin Litchfield King b 11 apr 1825 Chautaugua Co NY, died 30 Dec 1911 at Oakland, CA. He married 23 Feb 1854, Jean Blair b 15 Sep 1832 Murrelboro Scotland, died 1905 SLC, UT. The Rev War pension papers also mention a son Bissell age 18 in 1820. #33) Charles King b m 1774 d 17 Dec 1810 *Elizabeth (died 11 Dec 1836) Served NC-Pay voucher 5631 Wilmington Dist 1784. I believe this must be same as NC Roster Rev Sol, pension app R5940. The oldest child, Polly Blackwood, applied 24 Feb 1848 Orange Co NC. Children were: Mary m Richard Blackwood, Elizabeth m James Crabtree, Biddy m 'Zacky" Price, and Charles King. #34) Charles King b 1730 *Charity Pennington Served SC-PS.--DAR Pat Ind. I believe this must be same as #36) Charles King who served SC-Capt under Col John Lindsey. Went on expedition against Indians 1775, mentioned in Roster of SC Patriots. LDS Archives FGS #35) Charles King b ca 1755 d 2 Mar 1821 Served MA-Pvt-Cont Line. --1835 pension Roll age 66 in 1818 when placed on pension roll in Norfolk MA, if I have unravelled this correctly. #37) Charles King b Served VA-ContLine-one each Inf and Cav. Had not collected land warrants in 1835. Rev War Rec of VA. #38) Charles King b 1754 Served VA-Sgt-3 years service--land warrant #4336 Dist of OH.--Rev War Rec VA. This must be him in the Pension files. He served first at Cambridge MA and also served Virginia. In 1820 he was referred to as Charles Sr. Applied for pension Muskingum Oh in 1820. (S2700) #351) Charles b 5 Apr 1750 Hanover Co VA m Aug 1787 Botetort Co VA d 18 Mar 1836 *Rebecca Bess Served VA line. Moved to Totetort Co VA where he lived at enlistment. Soldier applied 18 Jun 1833 Allegheny Co VA, that part that was formerly Botetort. Widow applied 21 Sep 1839 from Alleghany Co VA age 87. A son joh King was of Covington in Alleghany co VA in 1839. #39) Clement King b 15 Mar 1756-Gloucester RI m 28 Dec 1780 Shawangunk NY d 18 Dec 1835 Griffin's Mills NY father; Benjamin King 1735, Clement King line. *Mary Woodward Served RI-NY-Pvt. --DAR Pat Ind-DAR vol 138 p 311. Received a pension. He lived at Smithfield RI at enlistment nd afterwards he moved to Little Britain NY and also enlisted there. He also served as a substitute for one Stephen King. After the revolutionh, he moved to Wayne Co PA, then to Geneva NY, then to Aurora in Erie Co NY. Children named in pension application were Sarah, wife of Thomas Carney, resided Sardinia NY; Darius b 1796 m Caroline; Elisha b 30 Jul 1798; Lucretia b 25 Jul 1800. Mary's brother John Woodward was of Wayne Co PA in 1840. (W7990) #40) Cornelius King b 21 Nov 1753-New Castle Co DE. d 26 Aug 1839 Morgan Co IN Served VA-Sgt. First entered service Tygart's Valley VA 1774. --DAR Pat Ind. Lou Pero Doc 678. Lived Randolph Co VA at time enlistment. #41) Constant Victor King b 1752-Southold Suffolk NY d 1800 Morris Co NJ father Constant King 1712 *Adah Hull Served NJ-Adj Lt NJ Mil. --DAR Lin V136 p 47. Lou Pero Line 24 (William & Dorothy). LDS Archives FGS. #42) Cornelius King b Served GA-Pvt Continental 2nd GA Batt. --GA Citizens and Soldiers of the American Revolution by Davis. #43) Cushing King b 18 Feb 1764-Brattleboro VT d 29 Nov 1843 father William 1724 *(1) Chloe Warriner (2) Eliza Bates Served MA-Pvt. --DAR Pat Ind-Old Patron Section of LDS FGS. Lin Vol 44 p 63. Lou Pero Line 5.
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