Patriot: Fling, James (2, p.116)(5)(6)

SAR #: P-159454 (5)

DAR #: A049966 (6)


Date: 1759 (5) (Circa) 1761 (6)

Location: Stafford Co., Virginia (2)(6)



Spouse: Rebecca Frazer (6)



Support for American Revolution

Military Service: Private, Virginia Line, under Capt. Mountjoy, Williams-10th, 6th Regt. (2)(6) Served under Washington three years. At Germantown and Monmouth, and in several skirmishes to 1780. (5)

Public Service:

Civilian Aid:

Oath of Allegiance:

Residency: Montgomery Co., Maryland (2)


Date: May 12, 1836 (5)(6)


Find-A-Grave #: Not Found

Headstone GPS Coordinates:


Notes: Applied for pension #S8489 in Georgetown, DC June 8, 1818. February 24, 1824, Treasurer of Maryland was ordered to pay James Fling, quarterly, half pay of a Sergeant. On January 23, 1837, the balance due was paid to Henry Harding for the use of James W. Fling, executor of James Fling. (2)

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Source Information Codes

(1) MDSSAR Patriot Index (no longer active)

(2) "Revolutionary Patriots of Montgomery County, Maryland 1776-1783" by Henry C. Peden, Jr.

(3) Montgomery County Cemetery Inventory

(4) Find A Grave

(5) NSSAR Patriot Research System

(6) NSDAR Genealogical Research System

(N) See Notes section of record for additional information about this field.

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