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Featherstone Holt

Male 1752 - 1834  (82 years)


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  • Name Featherstone Holt  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 1752  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Military (Rev War) 1780  Surry County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1790  Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Tax List 1794  Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tax Lists 1796  Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1800  Salisbury, Stokes, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1810  Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence August 1820  Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Pension Claim (Revolutionary War) 30 August 1832  Hawkins County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 1834  Hawkins County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 82 years 
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Documents
    Featherstone Holt Pension Signature
    Person ID P2901  Burress Genealogy of Virginia | My Ancestors

    Father Francis Holt
              b. 1720, Essex County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1810, Stokes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Martha Featherstone
              b. 1722, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1739  Virginia? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1710  Group Sheet

    Children 3 children 
    Family ID F2676  Group Sheet

  • Event Map Click to display
    Link to Google MapsMilitary (Rev War) - Entered the service of the United States as a drafted soldier, under Captain Wooldridge of the same county & State (per pension claim) - 1780 - Surry County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 W M over 16 b. before 1774 | 2 W M under 16 b. 1774-1790 | 4 W F - 1790 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - Capt. Clouds District Featherstone Holt 1 w poll - 1794 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax Lists - Featherston "Hall" is listed. Was this supposed to be Holt? I'm assuming it is. Listed one white poll. Capt. Clouds District - 1796 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Living next door to Edward Collins, his son in law - 1810 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Free White Persons - Males - Under 10 1 Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25 1 Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over 1 Free White Persons - Females - Under 10 2 Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44 2 Free White Persons - Females - 45 and ov - August 1820 - Stokes County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPension Claim (Revolutionary War) - On this 30th day of August 1832 personally appeared in open court before the justice of the court of ____ quarter _____ for said county now sitting (More....) - 30 August 1832 - Hawkins County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1834 - Hawkins County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1259599797] Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files (NARA microfilm publication M804, 2,670 rolls). Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Reco).
      Residence date: 1873 Residence place: North Carolina, United States
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=revwarpbountylandgrants&h=29878&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    2. [S-1259599561] American Revolutionary War Rejected Pensions, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.Original data - Rejected or Suspended Applications for Revolutionary War Pensions. Washington, D.C.: n.p., 1852.Original data: Rejected or Suspended Applications for Revolutionary War P).
      Residence date: Residence place: Rogersville, Hawkins
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=rejrevwar&h=7493&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    3. [S-1259598967] 1790 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - First Census of the United States, 1790 (NARA microfilm publication M637, 12 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Gro), Year: 1790; Census Place: , Stokes, North Carolina; Roll: ; Image: .
      Residence date: 1790 Residence place: Stokes, North Carolina, United States
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1790usfedcen&h=198874&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    4. [S-1259596283] American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI), Godfrey Memorial Library, comp., (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999.Original data - Godfrey Memorial Library. American Genealogical-Biographical Index. Middletown, CT, USA: Godfrey Memorial Library.Original data: Godfrey Memorial Library. American Genea).
      Birth date: 1750 Birth place: North Carolina
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=agbi&h=3341145&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    5. [S-1428490606] 1820 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Fourth Census of the United States, 1820. (NARA microfilm publication M33, 142 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record G), Year: 1820; Census Place: , Stokes, North Carolina; Roll: M33_84; Page: ; Image: .
      Residence date: 1820 Residence place: Stokes, North Carolina, United States
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1820usfedcenancestry&h=328244&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    6. [S-1439402839] 1810 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Third Census of the United States, 1810. (NARA microfilm publication M252, 71 rolls). Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. Nationa), Year: 1810; Census Place: Stokes, North Carolina; Roll: 43; Page: 504; Image: 00189; Family History Library Film: 0337916.

    7. [S-1388123029] 1800 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Second Census of the United States, 1800. (NARA microfilm publication M32, 52 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Grou), Year: 1800; Census Place: Salisbury, Stokes, North Carolina; Series: M32; Roll: 32; Page: 581; Image: 588; Family History Library Film: 337908.

    8. [S-1442332527] Pension Records, Pension Claim (Revolutionary War), 30 August 1832.
      Hawkins County, TnOn this 30th day of August 1832 personally appeared in open court before the justice of the court of ____ quarter _____ for said county now sitting Featherstone Holt now a resident of said County aged 74 years. Who being first duly sworn according to Law doth cry his oath make the following declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the act of Congress papered 7th June 1832. That in the spring of the year 1780, as well as he now recollects, he entered the service of the United States as a drafted soldier, under Captain Wooldridge of the same county & State meth himself. _____ & Surrey county North Carolina, he was drafted for 3 months now sent to the Moravian Town in N. Carolina as a guard over British and Fort prisoners there stationed he remained, to the best of his recollection, about 9 week, when the prisoners were sent to Hillsboro NC and there being no longer a prep for men he went home (to Surry County) on furlough _____ _____ before the expiration of the term for which he was drafted. During his stay in Surry, he was frequently in that summer (1780) out on scouting parties after the Lorie, for a few days at a time, volunteering his ____________________. In the succeeding fall he was again under Col. Williams and Major Winston for 3 months. They papered the forks of the Cladkin river in Surrey, this Wilkes & Burke County _____ after the Tories _____ infesting that county, he was however discharged or furlough before the expiration of 3 months and _____ again called out. At the time he was drafted he was a resident of Surrey County NC, and he has no documentary evidence and knows no person whose testimony he can procure to testify to his service. He hereby relinquishes every claim whatever to a pension or an _____ except the present and declares that his _____is not on the pension roll of the agency of any State. Sworn to & subscribed this day & year affirmed. There is not any Minister of the Gospel in his vicinity who can certify familiar and he has not any Documentary evidence to prove his service. He has not lived in Tennessee in Hawkins County but a few years. _____ is in open court and _____ and come to Tennessee from Stokes County North Carolina where he resided from the end of the war until he came to Tennessee. Sworn to and subscribed in open court 30th day of August Fetherston Holt