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James Barham
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Birth: May 18, 1764
Southampton County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 8, 1865
Greene County
Missouri, USA

Revolutionary War soldier in Whitehead's Virginia Militia from Southampton County, Virginia.

Married Mrs. Prudence (Freeman) Dunn (1754-1815).

Barham's 1833 pension application can be read online at pension application
Family links: 
  Prudence Freeman Barham (1754 - 1815)
  Susanah E Barham McKoin (1798 - 1874)*
*Calculated relationship
Front side: JAS. BARHAM / WHITEHEAD'S / VA. MIL. / REV. WAR / MAY 18, 1764 / SOUTHAMPTON / COUNTY, VA. / JAN. 8, 1865 / GREENE / COUNTY, MO.

Back side: (Barham Coat of Arms--the shield includes bears and a stork or other bird on top of the helmet. The motto given is "Fortis et Patiens.")

*Note this marker was erected sometime in the early 1980s and replaces an earlier marker that had been erected at the time of his death.
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Greene County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Family Finder
Record added: Sep 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21561651
James Barham
Added by: Sue Allen
James Barham
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James Barham
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Fourth great grandfather of Danny Benson
- Kathryn McCormick Benson
 Added: Nov. 8, 2014
In appreciation for his service...
- searcher
 Added: Oct. 27, 2014
James Barham:Just prior to this death in Greene Co Missouri, James was cited by President Abraham Lincoln as one of the last surviving Rev War soldiers! he moved to Greene Co Missouri about 1846 to join children who had migrated about 1837 to Greene Count...(Read more)
- susan aldridge
 Added: May. 24, 2013
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