MDSSAR Gen. William Smallwood Chapter
Montgomery County, MD
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Patriot: Watkins, Leonard (2, p.344)(6)
SAR #: Not found
DAR #: A122330

Birth
Date: 1754 (6) circa 1758 (2)
Location: Frederick Co. (6)

Marriage
Date: Dec. 1781 (2) Dec. 19, 1780 (2)
Spouse: Mary Eleanor Higdon (Higden) (2)(6)
Location: Mont. Co. (2)
Children: John Adams (6) William (2)(6) Benjamin, Ann Elizabeth, Thomas (2)

Support for American Revolution
Military Service: Private under Capt. B. Lucas & Col. Smallwood 1st Regt. Sgt. under Capt. Jos. Miles & Col. Williams 6th Regt. (6) Private 4th Co. Upper Bn. Militia Aug. 30, 1777. 1St MD Line. Sgt. 6th MD Line. Discharged May 11, 1780. (2)
Public Service:
Civilian Aid:
Oath of Allegiance: March 2, 1778 before the Hon. Aneas Campbell (2)
Residency: Mont. Co. (2)(6)

Death
Date: Oct. 10, 1828 (2)(6)
Cemetery:
Find-A-Grave #: Not found
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Notes: Pension S*W8976. (2)(6) Member of Maryland 400. Maryland State Archives biography located at http://msa.maryland.gov/msa/speccol/sc3500/sc3520/016800/016801/html/msa16801.html.

Last Updated: 3 / 10 / 2018

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