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Johann Adam Fiscus (1759 - 1839)

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Johann Adam Fiscus
Born in Lancaster County, Pennsylvaniamap
Husband of — married in Surry, North Carolina, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Owen County, Indiana, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 2 Oct 2011
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Biography

Johann was born in 1759
  • 1778-served under Capt.Henry Smith/Col. Francis Locke/ Gen. Rutheford-8 Months.
  • 1779-Joined Daniel Boone, Ky.Riflemen into Ohio With Gen. George Rogers Clarke.[1]
  • 1780-Discharged.
  • Feb. 1781-Joined Company of Nathaniel Green,and was at Battle of Guilford Courthouse (15 March 1781) against Gen. Cornwallis. Returned to Wilmington, N.C. Until battle of Yorktown (19 Oct. 1781).[2]
At age 22 he returned to Sury Co. N.C. where he met and married Elizabeth Spainhower.

He is memorialized on the Washington County Veterans Memorial in Salem, Washington County, Indiana, USA.[3]

Sources

  1. Lovell, entry for John Adam Fiscus, p. 526
  2. Pension Claim S.16115 as stated by Lovell, entry for John Adam Fiscus, p. 527
  3. Johann Adam “John” Fiscus (1759-1839) on Find A Grave: Memorial #103599636 retrieved 03 August 2018

See also:

  • "United States Census, 1830," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHPB-7T4 : 18 August 2015), John Fiscus, Owen, Indiana, United States; citing 274, NARA microfilm publication M19, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 29; FHL microfilm 7,718.

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