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William Pulley

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Birthplace: Surrey, VA
Death: Died in VA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Spettle Pulley and Sarah Pulley
Husband of Margaret Pulley
Father of William Pulley, Jr.; Margaret Pulley; Robert Pulley; Frances "Franny " Mitchell; Mary Pulley and 4 others
Brother of Isaac Pulley and Rebecca J Pulley

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About William Pulley

William was a Revolutionary War pensioner. He applied for a pension in Mecklenburg County, Virginia 16 Mar. 1819. He gave his age as 62 and that he enlisted in Mecklenburg County, Virginia in the Company of Captain Samuel Hopkins of the 6th

Virginia Regiment. He told of service in both Northern and Southern battles

From Goodspeed's History of Tennessee 1887 - 1791

A Patriot soldier received 640 acres; non-commssioned officers 1,000 acres; Subaltern 2,450; Captain 3,840; Major 4,800; Lt. Col. 5,760; Lt. Col. Commandant 7,200; Col. 7,200; Brig. Gen. 12,000; Chaplain 6,200; Surgeon 4,800; Surgeon's Mate 2560. Heirs of any soldier who had fallen in the defense of his country received the full amount of his grant.

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William Pulley's Timeline

1757
February 7, 1757
Surrey, VA
1780
1780
Age 22
Lunenburg, VA, USA
1784
November 26, 1784
Age 27
Mecklenburg, VA, USA
1792
1792
Age 34
1795
1795
Age 37
1796
1796
Age 38
VA, USA
1798
1798
Age 40
1800
1800
Age 42
1802
1802
Age 44
Lunenburg, VA, USA
1804
1804
Age 46