Friday, March 21, 2014

William Denney's Pension File

Residence circa 1851 and 1855: Hamilton County, Tennessee
Residence circa 1872:  Harrison, James County, Tennessee
Widow:  Mary Moon
Married in Sevier County, Tennessee

Captain Wilson Maple, Tennessee Militia
Captain John A. Porter
Colonel Edward E. Booth
Thomas Coulter was his General

This document identified him as William Denna.


Fought against the Creek Indians.

Affidavits of John C. Maddux and William C. Norman; their good character was verified by George Curry.

"To John C. Maddux, executor of William Denney, deceased, of James County....".

William Denney was identified in this blog as one of the earliest settlers of James County.

An article abstracted from a Chattanooga newspaper article, indicated that "John Campbell Maddux occupied the old William Denny place....".

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