American Revolution Patriots (Nelson)


  • Nelson – Nelson, his widow came from the Sufferer’s Section of the Town of New London, New London County, in the State of Connecticut. The Sufferer’s Section of the British Colonies in North America, were established by the order of King George III of England. The King had the Sufferer’s areas created, to separate the sick and the diseased from the general population. On an unknown date, she received a bounty of sixty-three pounds and ten pence, in British money, from the State of Connecticut. The widow Nelson, was given the bounty, because of Nelson’s courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Abraham – Abraham Nelson came from the State of Georgia. He was mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-seventh day of April, in 1784, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Georgia. Abraham Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Abraham Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Alexander – Alexander Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Alexander Nelson held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-third day of October, in 1783, he received a bounty of seven hundred and sixty-three acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Alexander Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Alexander Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Andrew – Andrew Nelson came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. Andrew Nelson held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-fifth day of October, in 1786, he received a bounty of two hundred and fifty acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. Andrew Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sergeant Andrew Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Arthur – Arthur Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Arthur Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army.On the Fifteenth day of March, in 1813, his heirs received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Arthur Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Arthur Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Arthur – Arthur Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Arthur Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army.On the Tenth day of July, in 1820, his heirs received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Arthur Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Arthur Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Collins – Collins Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Collins Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Nineteenth day of January, in 1786, he received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Collins Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Collins Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Enoch – Enoch Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Enoch Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of one hundred and eight acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Enoch Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He died and was buried in the State of Indiana. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Enoch Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Estridge – Estridge Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Estridge Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Seventh day of January, in 1786, his heirs received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Estridge Nelson’s heirs were given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Estridge Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, George – George Nelson came from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-seventh day of April, in 1784, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Georgia. George Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about he life, death, burial or military service, of George Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, George – George Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. George Nelson held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-fifth day of March, in 1785, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. George Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of George Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Giles – Giles Nelson came form the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Giles Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Ninth day of November, in 1784, he received a bounty of two hundred and seventy-fourth acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Giles Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Giles Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, James – James Nelson came from the State of Georgia. He was a Minuteman. Minutemen were members of militias or armies, of nonprofessional soldiers, in the American Revolutionary War. They were major contributors, to the war and were trained to respond to threats at a moments notice. They provided a quick military action. They created a network, to quickly relay information, across the colonies on horseback. In 1784 he received a bounty of two hundred, eighty-seven and one half acres of land, from the State of Georgia. James Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Minuteman James Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, James – James Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. James Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Fourteenth day of February, in 1834, he received a bounty of one hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. James Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private James Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Jesse – Jesse Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Jesse Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-second day of January, in 1784, he received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Jesse Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Jesse Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Jesse – Jesse Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Jesse Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-ninth day of September, in 1784, his heirs received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Jesse Nelson’s heirs were given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Jesse Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, John – John Nelson came from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. John Nelson was a Refugee. A Refugee was a person who lost his home. Many people lost their homes, because the British burned down the homes of soldier and sympathizers, during the American Revolutionary War. On the Fifteenth day of March, in 1784, he received a bounty of two hundred and fifty acres of land, form the State of Georgia. John Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, ion the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Refugee John Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, John – John Nelson came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the State of Maryland. John Nelson held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Maryland. John Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Lieutenant John Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, John – John Nelson came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. John Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of fifty acres of land, from the State of Maryland. John Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private John Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, John – John Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. John Nelson held the rank of Major, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-first day, of October, in 1783, he received a bounty of forty-eight hundred acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. John Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Major John Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, John – John Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. John Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-sixth day of August, in 1785, his heirs received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. John Nelson’s heirs were given the bounty of land, because of his courage,in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private John Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, John – John Nelson was from the Toboyne Township, Cumberland County, in the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the Toboyne Township, Cumberland County, in the State of Pennsylvania. John Nelson held the rank of Captain, in the Continental Army. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Captain John Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, John – John Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. John Nelson held the rank of Major, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-fifth day of September, in 1783, he received a bounty of fifty-three hundred, thirty-three and one / third acres of land, from the State of Virginia. John Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Major John Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, John – John Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. John Nelson held the rank of Captain, in the Continental Army. On the Twelfth day of January, in 1784, he received a bounty of four thousand acres of land, from the State of Virginia. John Nelson was given the bounty of land because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Captain John Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, John – John Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. John Nelson held the rank of Captain, in the Continental Army. On the First day of August, in 1799, he received a bounty of six hundred, sixty-five plus one and two / thirds acres of land, from the State of Virginia. John Nelson was given the bounty of land because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Captain John Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, John – John Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. John Nelson held the rank of Captain, in the Continental Army. On the Eleventh day of September, in 1807, he received a bounty of five hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. John Nelson was given the bounty of land because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Captain John Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, John – John Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. John Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-five day of May, in 1813, he received a bounty of one hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. John Nelson was given the bounty of land because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private John Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Jonathan – Jonathan Nelson came from the State of New York. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of New York. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually, that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Thirteenth day of September, in 1790, Jonathan Nelson received a bounty of five hundred acres of land, from the State of New York. He was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Jonathan Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Nathaniel – Nathaniel Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Nathaniel Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-sixth day of August, in 1785, his heirs received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Nathaniel Nelson’s heirs were given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Nathaniel Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Provost – Provost Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Provost Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Eighth day of May, in 1833, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Provost Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about he life, death, burial or military service, of Provost Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Richard – Richard Nelson came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. Richard Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of fifty acres of land, from the State of Maryland. Richard Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Richard Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Robert – Robert Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Robert Nelson held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-seventh day of October, in 1783, he received a bounty of three hundred and fifty-seven acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Robert Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sergeant Robert Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Robert – Robert Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Robert Nelson held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On the Fifteenth day of June, in 1807, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Robert Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sergeant Robert Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Roger – Roger Nelson came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. Roger Nelson held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of two hundred acre of land, from the State of Maryland. Roger Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Lieutenant Roger Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Roger – Roger Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Roger Nelson held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-ninth day of March, in 1784, he received a bounty of one thousand acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Roger Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Lieutenant Roger Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Roger – Roger Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Roger Nelson held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-ninth day of March, in 1784, he received a bounty of sixteen hundred, sixty-five plus one and two / thirds acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Roger Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Lieutenant Roger Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Roger – Roger Nelson died in 1815. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Roger Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Solomon – Solomon Nelson came from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Fourth day of October, in 1785, he received a bounty of and unknown amount of land or British Money, from the State of Georgia. Solomon Nelson was given the bounty of land, or British money, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Solomon Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Thomas – Thomas Nelson came from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twentieth day of February, in 1784, Thomas Nelson received a bounty of two hundred and fifty acres of land, from the State of Georgia. He was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Thomas Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, Thomas – Thomas Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Thomas Nelson held the rank of Captain, in the Continental Army. On the Thirteenth day of February, in 1834, he received a bounty of four thousand acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Thomas Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Captain Thomas Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, William – William Nelson came from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-seventh day of April, in 1784, he received a bounty of two hundred, eighty-seven and one half acres of land, from the State of Georgia. William Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of William Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, William – William Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. William Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-second day of January, in 1784, he received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. William Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private William Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, William – William Nelson came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. William Nelson held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-ninth day of September, in 1784, his heirs received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. William Nelson’s heirs were given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private William Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, William – William Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. William Nelson held the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-seventh day of December, in 1783, he received a bounty of six thousand acres of land, from the State of Virginia. William Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Lieutenant Colonel William Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, William – William Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. William Nelson held the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, in the Continental Army. On the First day of March, in 1797, he received a bounty of Twenty-six hundred, sixty-five and two / thirds acres of land, from the State of Virginia. William Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Lieutenant Colonel William Nelson, during or after the the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, William – William Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. William Nelson held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. On the Eleventh day of March, in 1842, he received a bounty of seven hundred, seventy-seven and seven / ninth’s acres of land, from the State of Virginia. William Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Lieutenant William Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, William – William Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. William Nelson held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-third day of April, in 1853, he received a bounty of three hundred, Eighty-eight and eight       ninth’s acres of land, from the State of Virginia. William Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Lieutenant William Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelson, William – William Nelson came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. William Nelson held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-third day of April, in 1853, he received a bounty of three hundred, Eighty-eight and eight ninth’s acres of land, from the State of Virginia. William Nelson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Lieutenant William Nelson, during or after the American Revolution.