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John Purvines
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Birth: 1763
Death: 1833

JOHN PURVINES, a native of Lancaster county, Pennsylvania, born in 1763, enlisted in North Carolina, serving three years under Cols. Davis and Wade Hampton, with Capts. James White, William Penny, and ? Burns. He was in the battle of Camden and in the last skirmish of the revolution, at Stono Ferry, South Carolina. He was given a pension after residing in Sangamon county, he died in 1833, and is buried in Richland cemetery, Cartwright township.

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  Margaret J. Peggy Purviance Irwin (1792 - 1852)*
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Richland Baptist Church Cemetery
Pleasant Plains
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Bev
Record added: Sep 04, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9421510
John Purvines
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John Purvines
Added by: Judith Harwood Myers
John Purvines
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- Karen Mickel Bennett
 Added: Dec. 7, 2011
May 12, 1970. Springfield Chapter dedicated a marker at the grave of Revolutionary War soldier John Purvines. Richland Cemetery is near the intersection of Salisbury Road and Richland Road, Salisbury, Illinois. Several descendants were present including: ...(Read more)
- Bev
 Added: Sep. 1, 2011
In remembrance of my Patriot ancestor
- Judith Harwood Myers
 Added: Apr. 10, 2010
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