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William Horney, Sr.

Birthdate: (73)
Birthplace: Caroline, Maryland
Death: 1829 (72)
Bellbrook, Greene, Ohio
Place of Burial: Bellbrook Cemetery,Bellbrook,Greene,OH
Immediate Family:

Son of Jeffery Horney, III and Deborah Baynard
Husband of Hannah Harriet Horney
Father of Margaret Horney; James Horney; Paris Horney; Deborah Mendenhall; Mary Mock and 8 others
Brother of John Horney; Jeffery Horney, IV; James Horney; Deborah Horney; Elizabeth Horney and 5 others

Occupation: Tailor / Revolutionary War Soldier
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About William Horney, Sr.

DAR Patriot #A058478: http://services.dar.org/public/dar_research/search_adb/default.cfm


Pvt. in Muster Roll of the 5th Md Regt, Capt William Rie Cup's Company, Aug 1780, Jan 1781. Also 1778-1789. Fur semdries from N. C. Br 1752, Caroline Co, Md. Parents: Jeffrey and Deborah Horney. Mar Harriet Hannah Chipman, 1772. Children: Margaret, James, Paris, Deborah, Mary, Lydia, William, Daniel, Hannah, John, Chipman, Sarah, Jeffery. D 1829, near Spring Valley and Bell brook, O. Bur Old Bellbrook, Greene Co, O. Br in Md, mar in Md, moved to N. C. then came to Ohio about 1800. Planter and Farmer. Quaker by faith. Ref: Maryland Archives; N. C. Army. Accounts, records and old Bibles Fedyth Hor- ney Whitaker, 199 N. Main St, London, O. Fur infor William Horney Chap.


  1. The Official roster of the soldiers of the American Revolution buried in the state of Ohio Vol. I, pg. 192
  2. History and records on William Horney #17 on pages 100-103 of of Betebenner-Horney and Allied Families by Evelyn Halkyard Vohland


  1. Find A Grave Memorial# 43965567
  2. http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=ldshistorical&id=I164783
  3. William Horney, Private in American Revolution, Nicholite by faith
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William Horney, Sr.'s Timeline

September 15, 1756
Caroline, Maryland
Age 16
Guilford County, North Carolina
Age 17
Guilford County, NC
Age 19
Caroline Co., Maryland
April 14, 1778
Age 21
Guilford County, North Carolina, United States
June 3, 1780
Age 23
Rowan County, North Carolina
July 5, 1782
Age 25
Guilford County, North Carolina
Age 27
Guilford County, North Carolina
November 16, 1786
Age 30
North Carolina