John Cash (1757 - 1836) MP

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Birthplace: Albemarle County, Province of Virginia
Death: Died in Henry County, Georgia, United States
Managed by: Kenny Johnson
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About John Cash

DAR Ancestor #: A020406

Census: 1820, Georgia

Military Pension: Widow's Pension claim #W5894

Military rank: Private

Military service: Serve as a private during the Revoluntary War, Virginia Line

Will: 1836, Henry Co., Georgia: Book A:38

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Name Suffix: RS

John and bro. Howard listed 1783 Amherst Co. and on the earliest Elb. tax list adjacent to each other on Pickens Ck. Capt. Underwood Dist. John in the 1820 Elb. census. and drew Henry Co. 1832 land lottery.....He served as Private & Minute

Man 1780-1781. Was in Cherokee Expedition, ...Kanasta, a Cherokee Ind. Chief signed with John Ross 1832 a protest to President Jackson against encroachments. (The treaty providing for $5,000,000.00 for their lands denounced by Ross but ratified

in Washington. General Scott sent to remove all Cherokees and by the end of 1838 that nation of Indians had left their ancestral hunting grounds.)... John Cash, ex-soldier of the American Revo. was in the Cherokee Expedition, however, he died

August 13, 1836 before the completion of that engagement in 1838. John Cash was really an old warrior at 79...........Served 3 months for John Sayle, 1 month Pamplain, 1 mo. Sam Higginbotham 1781/8-14-1781 served . Served Cherokee Exp. Amherst

Va. pension from Henry Co. Ga. Lived 15 years Bedford Co. Va. Moved Elbert, 1832 to Henry......John 1757/1836 bro. of Peter, Howard, James, William and Thomas..........Served in Cherokee Exp. on Holston River.

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John Cash's Timeline

1757
April 5, 1757
Albemarle County, Province of Virginia
1782
January 23, 1782
Age 24
Amherst, Virginia, United States
January 23, 1782
Age 24
Amherst County, Virginia, United States
1783
May 3, 1783
Age 26
1784
November 6, 1784
Age 27
Virginia, United States
1784
Age 26
Amherst County, VA, USA
1790
1790
Age 32
1791
1791
Age 33
Amherst, Virginia, United States
1792
1792
Age 34
Virginia
1800
1800
Age 42
Amherst, Virginia, United States