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W. James Johnston

Charlotte County, Virginia, USA
Death 30 Apr 1841 (aged 84-85)
Henry County, Virginia, USA
Burial Henry County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 29104471 · View Source
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Revolutionary War Soldier; served with George Washington's life guards; present at Yorktown, VA when Cornwallis surrendered

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Revolutionary War Soldier
At Rest
A Soldier of the Revolution
Served in the Cavalry, Infantry,
Sergeant of Dragoons,
Washington's Life Guards,
and Freemason
Was Present
at the Surrender of the
British Forces at the
Battle of Yorktown, VA
Oct. 19, 1781
Born 1756
Charlotte Co., VA
Died April 30, 1841
86 Years

  • Created by: Dannette Eanes Patterson
  • Added: 17 Aug 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29104471
  • Van Johnson
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for W. James Johnston (1756–30 Apr 1841), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29104471, citing Johnston Family Cemetery, Henry County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Dannette Eanes Patterson (contributor 47039563) .