Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R8260, for Thomas Pinkham, New Hampshire
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Illustrated family record in English.
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Thomas Pinkham’s family submitted this illustrated family record to the Federal Government when they filed for a pension based upon his Revolutionary War service. Pinkham’s wife, Bridget, and their children claimed he served for seven months in 1776 and again for more than one year at Ticonderoga, West Point, and other places. While they proved their relationship to Thomas using this family record, they could not prove his service, and their claim was rejected.
This primary source comes from the Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
National Archives Identifier: 300048Full Citation: Illustrated family record (Fraktur) found in Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application File R8260, for Thomas Pinkham, New Hampshire; Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Record Group 15. [Online Version, https://www.docsteach.org/documents/document/illustrated-family-record-fraktur-found-in-revolutionary-war-pension-and-bountylandwarrant-application-file-r8260-for-thomas-pinkham-new-hampshire, December 7, 2016]
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