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Thomas Brummett

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Birthplace: Franklin County, Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Anderson County, Tennessee, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Brummett and Mary Stone Howard
Husband of Mary Burris
Father of Rev. James A. Brummett
Brother of William C. Brummett and John Brummett
Half brother of Charles Howard; Gen. Benjamin Howard, 1st Gov. of Missouri Territory; Elizabeth Payne; Mary Parker; Sarah J. Cox and 1 other

Managed by: Michael (Mike) Louis Brummett
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About Thomas Brummett

Thomas fought as a private in Posey's Virginia Regiment. Enlisted 1777 10th Va. Regiment Served 3 years. His application for a pension dated 16 Oct. 1818 age 64 years, states that he enlisted in 1777 in the VA. 10th Regiment under Captain Cliff Shelton. He was in the battle of Brandywine, Guilford Courthouse, & others. After 3 Years, he was discharged at Philadelphia.

As a reward for his Revolutionary War service, Thomas Brummett was ceded 200 acres within the western territory of North Carolina in 1787, in what was to become Tennessee.

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Thomas Brummett born in Virginia 1754, died November 11, 1842 in Anderson County, TN. He married Mary BURRIS 17 Apr 1792 in Knox Co., TN. Mary Brummett, his widow, applied for a widows pension July 1838 in Rockcastle County, Ky and died November 6, 1847 In Anderson Co., TN. Thomas Brummett applied for a pension in Anderson County on October 16, 1818, aged 64 years. Thomas Brummett was a Private in the Virginia Continental line. His application (R-1368) for a pension in Knox Co, TN as a resident of Anderson Co. on October 16, 1818, aged 64 years, states that he enlisted 1777 in the Virginia 10th Regiment under Captain Shelton. He was in the Battle of Brandywine, Guilford Courthouse, and others. After 3 years, he was discharged at Philadelphia. He was admitted on the pension rolls October 17, 1818. He was awarded a $96.00 annual allowance beginning January 15, 1819. (from 10th VA Regt.–Vets Roster )


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Thomas Brummett's Timeline

1753
November 6, 1753
Franklin County, Virginia, United States
1812
July 31, 1812
Age 58
Tennessee, United States
1842
November 11, 1842
Age 89
Anderson County, Tennessee, United States