Archelaus (Archibald) (1752-5-1778) Sexton (8)

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Archelaus (Archibald) (1752-5-1778) Sexton

Birthdate: (26)
Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Brandywine, New Castle, Delaware, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Sexton and Margaret Sexton
Husband of Sarah Sexton
Father of Joseph Sexton
Brother of William Lemuel Sexton; Benjamin Franklin Sexton; John Jefferson Sexton; Elizabeth Sexton (6); Charles Sexton, Sr. (4) and 1 other

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Found at Personal ID: VA02345 Last Name: Sexton First Name: Archibald Suffix: Rank: PRIVATE Rank Type: RANK AND FILE Ethnicity: Brigade: 2ND VA BRIGADE Company: CAPT. NATHAN REID State: VA Regiment: 14 VA Division: 5TH DIVISION State: VA Regiment: 14 VA Division: 5TH DIVISION

Monthly Muster Roll Status December 1777: HOSPITAL January 1778: DIED

Archibald's brother John, who enlisted in same regiment soon after Archibald enlisted, filed with State of Va in 1780s for land bounty, as sole surviving relative of Archibald. Claim was rejected. John stated that Archibald was killed at Battle of Brandywine

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Virginia, United States
January 26, 1778
Age 26
Brandywine, New Castle, Delaware, United States