Alabama Revolutionary War Soldiers – G Surnames

GALESPIE, DANIEL, aged 77, resided in Chambers County, June 1, 1840, with David Taylor.-Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 149.

GARISON, STEPHEN, aged 83, resided in Walker County, June 1, 1840, with Silas Garison.-Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 150.

GARNER, JOHN, age not given, a resident of Butler County; service not given because of the loss of papers by the burning of the office of the War Department, 1801 and 1814; enrolled on July 5, 1812; payment to date from January 29, 1812; annual allowance, $48; sums received to date of publication of list, $1,060.78; Acts Military establishment; transferred from Georgia from March 4, 1824.-Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. He resided in Wilcox County, June 1, 1840, with William H. Wait, aged 81. Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 149.

GARNER, JOS., Sen., aged 95, resided in Cherokee County, June 1, 1840.-Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 148.

GARNER, JOSEPH, aged 78, and a resident of St. Clair County; private Virginia Continental Line; enrolled on June 7, 1819, under act of Congress of March 18, 1818, payment to date from June 26, 1818; annual allowance, $96; sums received to date of publication of list, $1,506.39; transferred from Clark County, Georgia, from March 4, 1820.-Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

GARNER, STURDY, aged 72, and a resident of Madison County; private N. C. Militia; enrolled on April 23, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $33.33; sums received to date of publication of list, $72.33.-Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. He resided in Madison County, June 1, 1840, aged 72.-Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 148.

GARAGED, WILLIAM, aged 72, and a resident of Lauderdale County; private Virginia State Troops; enrolled on October 7, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $60. Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

GARRISON, STEPHEN, a resident of Lawrence County; private Regular N. C. Line; enrolled on April 26, 1830, under act of Congress of May 15, 1828, payment to date from March 3, 1826; annual allowance, $80; sums received to date of publication of list, $680; P. W. Taylor, agent.-Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

GASSAWAY, JAMES, a resident of Shelby County; private, particular service not shown; enrolled on May 17, 1819, under act of Congress of March 18, 1818; annual allowance, $96; transferred from South Carolina. Pension Book, State Branch Bank, Mobile.

GASTON, HUGH, a resident of Wilcox County; private, particular service not shown; enrolled on April 7, 1836, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $20. Pension Book, State Branch Bank, Mobile.

GEESLIN, CHARLES (Geesling in the Census list), aged 90, and a resident of Tuscaloosa County; private N. C. Continental Line; enrolled on April 8, 1825, under act of Congress of March 18, 1818, payment to date from August 17, 1824; annual allowance, $96; sums received to date of publication of list, $916.93.-Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. He resided in Tuscaloosa County, June 1, 1840, aged 99. Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 149.

GILL, JAMES, aged 74, and a resident of Greene County; private S. C. Militia; enrolled on September 1’6, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832; payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $80; sums received to date of publication of list, $240.-Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

GILLESPIE, JAMES, private, particular service not shown; date of enrollment not given, payment dates from September 4, 1833; annual allowance, $80. Pension Book, State Branch Bank, Mobile. He resided in Pickens County, with John O. Gillespie, aged 78 years, June 1, 1840.-Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 149.

GILMORE, GEORGE, a resident of Montgomery County; private, particular service not shown; enrolled on March 22, 1837, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date Revolutionary Soldiers in Alabama. 43 from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $20. Pension Book, State Branch Bank, Mobile.

GILMORE, JOHN, a resident of Marengo County; private, particular service not shown; enrolled on April 26, 1836, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831 annual allowance, $21.66. Pension Book, State Branch Bank, Mobile. He resided in Marengo County, June 1, 1840, aged 81.-Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 148.

GILPIN, BENJAMIN, a resident of Henry county; private in cavalry and infantry, particular service not shown; en-rolled on March 30, 1838, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $86.67. Pension Book, State Branch Bank, Mobile.

GLAZE, THOMAS, aged 89, resided in Payette County, June 1, 1840.-Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 148.

GLOVER, BENJAMIN, aged 81, and a resident of Madison County; private Maryland Militia; enrolled on January 24, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $46.66; sums received to date of publication of list, $139.98.-Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

GOGGANS, ALEXANDER. Alexander Goggans, a soldier of the Revolution, was born in Richmond county, Va., January 14, 1758. In early life, his parents emigrated to New-berry District, South Carolina. Young Goggans was an active soldier in the Revolutionary service. He was in Col. Williams’ command’ at the battle of King’s Mountain, where he was wounded in the left shoulder. Sometime afterwards while with a scouting party he was wounded in the left leg. And again, in another skirmish, he was struck down by a severe sabre stroke on the head and left for dead upon the field. After his recovery from this third wound, he rejoined his comrades and continued an active partisan to the end of the war. After peace was made, Mr. Goggans married Mary Da-shields, who died in 1800. About 1815, he married Elizabeth Kilpatrick. After many years’ residence in South Carolina, Mr. Goggans emigrated to Lincoln County, Tennessee. Thence in 1819 he emigrated to Lawrence county, Alabama, where he resided until the death of his wife in 1836. He then moved to Carroll County, Georgia, where he died March 21, 1852, in the triumphs of a living Faith. He was buried the next day with military honors in the graveyard at Bethany church.-Condensed from a sketch in Jacksonville Republican, Jacksonville, Ala., June 8, 1852.

GOODE, THOMAS, aged 74, and a resident of Jefferson County; private Virginia Continental Line; enrolled on September 22, 1819, under act of Congress of March 18, 1818, payment to date from April 15, 1818; annual allowance, $96; sums received to date of publication of list, $896.70; transferred from Christian County, Kentucky, from March 23, 1826.-Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

GOODWIN, THEOPHILUS, aged 74, and a resident of Butler county; private N. C. Continental Line; enrolled on September 18, 1818, under act of Congress of March 18, 1818; payment to date from June 5, 1818; annual allowance, $96; sums received to date of publication of list, $1,511.46; transferred from Edgefield district, S. C., from September 4, 1828. -Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. Also resided in Bibb County.-Pension Book, State Branch Bank, Mobile.

GRAGG, HENRY, a resident of Shelby County; private, particular service not shown; enrolled on April 26, 1836, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $30. Pension Book, State Branch Bank, Mobile. He resided in Shelby County, June 1, 1840, aged 79.-Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 149.

GRAHAM, ANDREW, aged 78, and a resident of Franklin County; private S. C .Militia; enrolled on January 30, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $33.66; sums received to date of publication of list, $84.15. Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

GRANT, JEREMIAH, age not given, a resident of Tuscaloosa County; private 6th Regular U. S. Infantry; enrolled on July 12, 1822, payment to date from April 12, 1820; annual allowance. $96; Acts Military establishment.-Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

GREER, MOSES, aged 75, and a resident of Autauga County; private Georgia Militia; enrolled on August 12, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4. 1831; annual allowance, $28; sums received to date of publication of list, $84.–Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Part 3, Vol. xiii, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

GREESHAM (sic), ROBERT, age not given, a resident of Limestone County; private Dark’s Regiment; enrolled on December 6 ,1824; payment to date from February 18, 1824; annual allowance, $48, sums received to date of publication of list, $433.95; February 4, 1822.-Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

GREGG, SAMUEL, aged 77, and a resident of Lawrence County; private Virginia Militia; enrolled on April 23, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $33.33; sums received to date of publication of list, $99.99.-Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34.

GREWER, JOHN, aged 42, resided in Cherokee County, June 1, 1840.-Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 148.

GRIFFIN, JOHN, aged 97, resided in Pike County, June 1, 1840.-Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 149.

GUESS, BENJAMIN; aged 77, and a resident of Fayette County; private N. C. Militia; enrolled on June 16, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831; annual allowance, $66.66. Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. He resided in Fayette County, June 1, 1840, with Jesse Howard, aged 83. Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 148.

GURLEY, JEREMIAH, aged 75, and a resident of Madison County; private N. C. State Troops; enrolled on October .7, 1833, under act of Congress of June 7, 1832, payment to date from March 4, 1831.; annual allowance, $57.08; sums received to date of publication of list, $171.24.-Revolutionary Pension Roll, in Vol. xiv, Sen. Doc. 514, 23rd Cong., 1st sess., 1833-34. He resided in Madison County, June 1, 1840, with John Gurley, aged 81.-Census of Pensioners, 1841, p. 148.



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