This information is contributed by Gary Honts
He was born June 28, 1759 in Bladen Co. North Caroline. Died June 28, 1838 and is buried in Miller Cemetery Hall township, Bureau County, IL He served 12 months in 3 month sections from 1779 to 1780. He a volunteer Militiaman and fought in the following battles. Linaly's Mill, Brown Creek and Bear Creek and served a spy watching troop movements along the north and south Caroline boarder.