Findagrave contributor WichitaFall sent me the following note and deserves full credit.
"TEXAS RANGER INDIAN WAR PENSIONS" Abstracted By Robert W. Stephens
He was a Texas Ranger
WITT, William Henry (Ind. Sur. No. 12179) Born November 30, 1853, in Weakley County, Tennessee, died June 26, 1925, in Center Point; she was born January 18, 1861, in Weakley County, died October 2, 1949. Application based on service in Captain Neal Coldwell's Company F of the Frontier Battalion from June 4 1874, to June 4, 1875, and in Lieutenant F.M. Moore's Company D of the Frontier Battalion from September 1, 1876, to August 31, 1877. Application approved. There is an indication that Witt also served in Company F for an unspecified period from 1875 to 1876.