Archibald C. Dill, Sr., (c.1748 - c.1838)

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Birthplace: Kent, Delaware, United States
Death: Died in Jackson, Tennessee, United States
Managed by: John Wesley Woehler
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About Archibald C. Dill, Sr.,

The family remained in Caswell, NC, through the Revolutionary War. The sons Archibald, Richard, Runnels, and John (Jr.) served in the Revolutionary war as privates.

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Final Pension Payment Record of Archibald Dill, National Archives: That he now resides in Jackson County, State of Tennessee and has resided there for the sum (?) of twenty eight years, before that lived 5 in the state of Kentucky. 7th day of September 1837, before Rowland C Dill, Justice of the Peace.

Clearly established children: Archibald, Anna, Solomon (c1772), Arthur (c1775), Margaret (c1780), Stephen (1780-1785) , Elijah (c1785) , Elizabeth (1787), and Mary = Polly (1795).

Revolutionary War Soldier Index, Volume A, page

96, File No. 3285. Pvt. NC Line - Archibald Dill, NC State Archives, Raleigh, NC. National Archives: Rev. War Pension and Bounty - Land Appl. Files, microfilm M804, 817 Pension application of Archibald Dill dated 14 May 1833 in Jackson Co. TN and gives his age as 84. It states that he served as a private in the revolutionary army in 1779 and 1780. Part of the time with Captain Oldham in NC. He states that he was born in Kent Co. DE in 1748, and entered the army in Caswell Co. NC. From Caswell Co. NC, he moved to Long Island on the Holston Rover, TN, which was then Indian country, there to SC on the Tyger River and lived there about 22 years. From there he moved to Wilson Co TN for three years, then to Beaver Creek in KY and afterward moved to Jackson Co. TN. Witnessed by Arthur Dill [son] Johnas Griffith (clergy) and Laban Loftis [neighbor and in-law] A copy of the pension application of Archibald is in HFD.

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Archibald C. Dill, Sr.,'s Timeline

1748
1748
Kent, Delaware, United States
1769
1769
Age 21
Kent, Maryland, United States
1770
1770
Age 22
Kent, Delaware, United States
1771
January 1771
Age 23
Orange, North Carolina, Norfolk Island
1772
1772
Age 24
Orange Co., NC
1776
1776
Age 28
1780
1780
Age 32
1782
1782
Age 34
Caswell Co., NC
1784
1784
Age 36
Greenville, South Carolina, United States
1787
January 1787
Age 39
United Kingdom