War Records for Benjamin Standifer
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(Taken from the DAR Records on file in Washington, DC)
Requested and received from the General Services Administration -
The National Archives and Records Service on July 28, 1969
|We, John Dalton, a Clergyman residing in the county of Bledsoe, Jesse Walker and William Walker residing in said county hereby certify that we are well acquainted with Benjamin Standifer, who has subscribed and sworn to the above declaration:...|
|that we believe him to be sixty eight years of age; that
he's reputed and believed in the neighborhood where he resides to have been a soldier of
the Revolution, and that we concur in that opinion.
Sworn to and subscribed the day and year aforesaid--
State of Tennessee
|The State of Tennessee,
I Scott Terry clerk of the County Court of Bledsoe County do hereby certify that the foregoing contains the original proceedings of the said Court in the matter of the application of Benjamin Standifer for a pension.
In testimony whereof, I have here unto set my hand and private seal (not having a seal of office) this 16th day of August, 1832.
Signed: Scott Terry, Clk.
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