Tully Choice (1753 - 1837)

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Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Hancock, Georgia, United States
Managed by: Faustine Gail Humphris
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About Tully Choice

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of CAPTAIN. DAR Ancestor # A021713

Possibly the one mentioned in Garrett's list of early senators from DeKalb County, Georgia (vol. 1, p. 53)

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=44067038&ref=wvr

Son of Tully Choice, Sr. and Ann Duff

Tully Choice, Jr., enlisted in the Revolutionary War in 1776, served in Capt. Thomas Dillard's Company. He was appointed, September 15, 1777, as 2nd., Lieutenant in the Virginia Militia and served from April 01, 1779 about four months in Capt. Witchin's(?) company, Col. David Hanson's Regiment. He served from June 1780, as a Lieutant in Col. Faulkner's Regiment. He was in the battle of Camden, when a ball passed through his coat, and it was a miracle he was not injured. He was appointed August 26, 1788, Captain of the Henry County, Virginia Malitia.

He moved from Henry County, Virginia in 1784, later to South Carolina, where he lived until 1792 and then to Hancock County, Georgia in the same year.

He received a pension from his application, executed January 7, 1833 for his service in the Revolutionary War.

He married August 15, 1791, Laurens Co., SC to Rebecca Sims. She applied for a pension, executed on October 27, 1843.

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Tully Choice's Timeline

1753
June 17, 1753
Virginia, United States
1837
December 19, 1837
Age 84
Hancock, Georgia, United States
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