Benjamin Scrivner, Jr (1757 - 1835)

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Birthplace: Court Plumstead Twp., Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Death: Died in Smith County, Tennessee
Managed by: Jonas Wilson
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About Benjamin Scrivner, Jr

From: http://www.chrisanddavid.com/LongGenealogy/longfamil/pafn10.htm

moved originaqlly into Jersey Settlement - see page on history http://www.rootsweb.com/~ncrowan/jersey.html and fascinating story at http://www-ibt.tamu.edu/ibt/ccbn/mckeehan/dewitt/mckstmerjersey.htm

served in Revolutionary War as a private. Entered service in Northhampton Co, PA and served under General Woodford and John Oakley, Quartermaster. Delivered papers for General Woodford, served as cannon soldier, stood guard for 8 months for General Woodford near Germantown. After discharge, he moved to Rowan Co, NC and rejoined for 6 months and served under General Chapman and James Beaty Orderly Sergeant. Joined another 6 months under General Rutherford, Col Lopp, Major Frederick Smith, Capt Peter Hendrick, and Lt Wagle. Ran Tories out of Deep River. Went with General Rutherford and Capt Hendrick to SC, there the war ended.

Granted 300 acres in Rowan Co, NC on the Rich Fork of Abbotts Creek

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Benjamin Scrivner, Jr's Timeline

1757
June 20, 1757
Court Plumstead Twp., Bucks County, Pennsylvania
1779
December 28, 1779
Age 22
Rowan County, North Carolina
1781
January, 1781
Age 23
Rowan, North Carolina, United States
1782
1782
Age 24
Rowan County, North Carolina
1785
1785
Age 27
Rowan County, North Carolina
1787
1787
Age 29
Rowan, NC, USA
1788
1788
Age 30
Rowan County, North Carolina
1789
1789
Age 31
Rowan County, North Carolina
1791
1791
Age 33
Rowan, NC, USA
1795
1795
Age 37
Rowan, North Carolina, United States