Capt. John Tedford

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Capt. John Tedford

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
Death: Died in Blount, Tennessee
Place of Burial: Hamil Cem. Tedford Section, Tennessee
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Tedford and Jane Tedford
Husband of Mary Tedford and Jane Tedford
Father of Paxton Tedford; John Tedford; Thomas Tedford; Robert Tedford; Alexander Tedford and 6 others
Brother of George Tedford; Alexander Tedford; James Tedford; Joseph Tedford; Robert Tedford and 2 others

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Capt. John Tedford's Timeline

1750
1750
Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
1776
1776
Age 26
Virginia
1779
1779
Age 29

Ensign

1781
March 15, 1781
Age 31
North Carolina

Capt. John Tedford removed his dead brother's (Alexander Tedford) sword and fought with it during the rest of the war.

May 1781
Age 31

The commonwealth of Virginia: To John Tedford,
Greetings: Know you that our Governor, on recommendation from the court of the county of Rockbridge hath constituted and appointed you Captain in a Company of Militia. In the said County, these our letters are sealed, with the seal of the Commonwealth, and made patent.
Witness: Thomas Jefferson, Esquire, our said Govenor, at Richmond, the third day of May, in the year of our Lord, One Thousand Seven Hundred and Eighty-one.

1789
1789
Age 39
TN, USA
1798
1798
Age 48
Blount, Tennessee
1799
February 11, 1799
Age 49
Blount, Tennessee
1832
July 14, 1832
Age 82
Blount, Tennessee
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