State of Kentucky Lewis County Sct on the 30th day of June in the year 1835 personally appeared in open court before me Judge of the Lewis Circuit Court now sitting James Logan a resident of Lewis County and State of Kentucky aged sixty seven years, who being duly sworn according to Law doth on his oath make the following declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the act of Congress passed June 7th 1832-
That he entered the service of the United States in the month of March 1792 in the State of Pennsylvania (where this declarant was raised and there resided) in the Six Month Levy to guard the frontiers. He was enlisted for six months and served out the whole of the time under the command of Maj. Abram Kilpatrick, Capt. Robert Stephenson, and Sargeant Robert Mayfield. We were rendevoued at Washington (then called Cat Fish). we were then marched to Fort Pitt where we were stationed for a few days we were sent to the Mouth of Big Yellow Creek where we remained until the month of June. We were then marched to what was then called Camp Coe (?) Station eighteen miles above Pittsburg on the Allegheny River, where we remained until the six months had expired. Our principle employment was in guarding the frontier. He served in the capacity of common soldier six entire months at the expiration of which he received a written discharge signed by Captain Robert Stephenson. We were discharged at Fort Pitt about the second day of September. That he removed to Kentucky some five years there after and left his discharge at his Fathers in the State of Pennsylvania where he has diligent search made for it, but never has been able to find it. He first moved to the County of Harrison County where he lived twelve years. Since which time he has been residing in the County of Lewis where he now lives. He has at his Mothers in Hanover County Pennsylvania a record of his age and was sixty seven years old on the 11th of September last. He knows of no individual now living by where he can prove his services except Henry Rasor who served in the same Company who is now ready to testify to the same and is the same whos name will be found to the certificate hereto annexed. He has no written or documentary evidence of his service. He hereby relinquishes every claim whatever to a pension or annuity except the present and declares that his name is not on the Pension Role of the agency of any State whatever. Sworen to an Subscribed the day and year aforesaid.
James X Logan
I Henry Rasor residing in the County of Fleming and State of Kentucky, hereby certify that I am well acquainted with James Logan who has subscribed and sworn to the above declaration and that I believe him to be sixty seven years old and I have a personal knowledge of his services as set forth by him. I served in the same company as a common soldier with him under the same officers. Sworn to and subscribed the day and year aforesaid.
Henry X Rasor
We William B. Parker & George Penland residing in Lewis County, State of Kentucky hereby certify that we are well acquainted with James Logan who has subscribed and Sworn to the above declaration, the we believe him to be sixty seven years of age, that he is reputed and believed in the neighborhood where he resides to have been a soldier of the Revolution and the we concur in that opinion. Sworn and subscribed the day and year aforesaid.
Wm. B. Parker
And the said Court do hereby declared their opinion after the investigation of the matter and after puting the interogatories prescribed by the War Department. That the above named applicant was a Revolutionary Soldier and Served as he States, and the Court further certifies, That no Clergyman resides with in a concurrent (?) distance of the applicant and the court further certifies that it appears to them that Henry Rasor residing in Fleming County KY and the said William B. Parker and George Penland who have signed the preceding certificates, are credible persons and that their statements are entitled to credit. All of which is ordered to be certified "________ A copy (unclear) Joseph Robb Clear Lewis Co. Court Stated of Kentucky Lewis Circuit Court.
Joseph Robb Clerk
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