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Elizabeth Townsend Brickey

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Botetourt, VA, United States
Death: 1820 (55-56)
Botetourt, VA, United States
Place of Burial: Craig, VA, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Brickey and Mary Elizabeth Brickey
Wife of William Davis and Peter Brickey
Mother of Winifred Brickey Henderson; William C. Brickey, "Squire"; Sarah Lee; Elizabeth Davis McKinney; John Brickey and 12 others
Sister of Jarrett Brickey; Peter Brickey; Winifred Lucas Smith; Mary Jenkins; John C. Brickey and 1 other
Half sister of Sarah Tipton

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About Elizabeth Brickey (Brickey)

Peter Brickey, wife Elizabeth......I think this is the Peter Brickey who married Elizabeth Brickey and then Elizabeth Townsend Dunn. Peter was the son of Jaret/Jared BRICKEY who married to Elizabeth UNKNOWN (possibly Burkholder) ((Jared's widow, Elizabeth married to Wm. Rusher.))

His widow applied for and received land. Elizabeth Brickey widow of Peter in 1855 applied for a received 160 acres of Bounty Land for military service of Peter. (No pension was ever received by a widow of Peter) She was living in Carter County, TN. at the time of the application and gave her age as about 56, also living in Carter county was her son George W. Brickey. Peter had earlier applied for a pension stating that he had enlisted about the last of Sept. 1780 and served 6 months as Pvt. with the Virginia Troops under Captains Saunders and Wm. McClannahan. He also stated that he had served in the Battles of "Reedy Fork" "Almants" and "Guilford" all in the state of North Carolina. His request for pension was denied.

From: Membership Roster and Soldiers the TN. Society of the DAR, by E. R. Whitey, 1961 Peter Brickey Sr. born April 10 1761, Westmoreland Co., VA. died 1826 (should be 1836) Botetourt Co., VA. married Botetourt Co., Va. prior to 1787, Elizabeth Brickey, (d/o John/Mary Garner Brickey) born between 1762 and 1767, died prior to 1820 Botetourt Co., Va. (second marriage) (2) Elizabeth Townsend Dun in Botetourt Co., Va. about 1820. Peter Brickey, Sr. enlisted in Botetourt. When he applied for pension he stated that he enlisted about the last of Sept. 1780, and served 6 months as Private with the Va. troups under Capt. Saunders and Wm. McClannahan. He likewise stated that he was in the Battle of Reedy Fork, Almance and Guilford, all in the state of NC.The veterans claim for pension was not allowed. No one ever applied for or received Federal pension as the widow of this veteran. Bounty Land Warrant #44800 for 160 acresof bounty land was issued under the Act of March 3, 1855 to Elizabeth Brickey, widow of Peter Brickey on account of the veterans service in the Revolution. Checked by 395251. He resided in Botetourt during the revolution. (Claim # R1192-Bounty Land Application Nov. 9 1855, Second wife, 56 years old -b. 1799- living in Carter Co., TN.)

Children listed as: (First wife Elizabeth Brickey, daughter of John Brickey, Peter's brother. they were first cousins) William Elizabeth b. Jan 15 1792, married James McKenney Mary married James Jones Daniel Morgan Nancy A. married Wm. Slinker Samuel married Sally Buchannan Sarah married Jonathan R. Lee Peter married Rebecca Hartman John married Rhoda Shrewsbury Agnes married Zachariah Lee, Jr. Jarred b. April 30 1799, married Nancy Parrish Temperance married Moses Barnes Elijah Dorcas married Samuel Sessler

(Second Wife, Elizabeth (Townsend) Dunn) Geroge W. Brickey and Andrew J. Brickey, listed in Peter's will. (Nancy note: living in Carter Co., TN. in 1855)

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Elizabeth Brickey (Brickey)'s Timeline

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Botetourt, VA, United States
1779
December 29, 1779
Age 15
Botetourt, Virginia, USA
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September 17, 1786
Age 22
Botetourt, VA, United States
1786
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1791
February 7, 1791
Age 27
Botetourt, VA, United States
1791
Age 27
1791
Age 27
Botetourt, VA, United States
1792
January 11, 1792
Age 28