GREENE CO, PA
WAR OF 1812



Subject:
           George Sellers of Greene Co. PA/Monroe Co. OH, War of 1812 Pension File
 
           Wed, 19 Sep 2001 16:54:50 -0700
      From: LYNN SELLERS MACK
           "Roland & Lynn Mack" <mackfamily@earthlink.net>
 
A while back I ordered and received the War of 1812 Pension File (Widow's
Pension) for GEORGE SELLERS of Greene Co. PA. [even though he is NOT in my direct line].  I don't know if this information is already been added to the
SELLERS website or not.  I thought I'd share it with the list anyway. The
file says:

GEORGE SELLERS enrolled at Greene Co. PA, in Capt. Smith's PA Militia,
serving from November 10, 1814 until December 4, 1814.

He married PHEBE CROUSE on April 6, 1822 at Ten Mile Creek, Greene
Co. PA.

George & Phebe were living in Ohio by 1848.  Included in the file is a tax
receipt for the year 1848 for Geo. Sellers of the State of Ohio, Washington
Co. (now Monroe Co.) Jolly Twp.

George died at Monroe Co. Ohio on February 6, 1856.

Phebe was 78 years old in 1879 when she filed a Widow's Pension  Claim.
Claim No. 36716.   Certificate No. 26012.  She signed by her mark.

PHEBE (CROUSE) SELLERS died March 27, 1885.

I hope this is helpful.

Lynn (Sellers) Mack

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may 2004

GEORGE SELLERS  MITCHELL'S DETACHMENT, RIFLEMEN, PENNSYLVANIA MILITIA.  (marie , msh, ordered 4/7/2004) Rec’d=
This is GEORGE SELLERS died Monroe Co., Oh Feb 6, 1856, wife, Phebe, NO maiden name given, married APRIL 6, 1822 , TEN MILE CREEK, GREEN CO, PA

REC'D 1812 WAR FILE.

GEORGE SELLERS, WAR OF 1812, CAPT L. SMITH, MITCHELLS DETACHMENT, RIFLEMAN, PA MIL

 

This is the GEORGE SELLERS died Feb 6, 1856 Monroe Co., Oh,

married APRIL 6, 1822 TEN MILE CREEK, GREENE CO, PA (neither married before)

wife PHEBE, no maiden name in these pages, that died March 27, 1885.

 

In June 1879 JOSEPH HAUGHT 47, had known her/them 30 yrs

and BENJAMIN DYE 62 , had known her/them 35 yrs.

in July 1879 SHE was awarded $8 per month pension.

 

They do NOT list any Numbers under BOUNTY LAND.

ALTHO she had a Land Warrant she sold ca 1870 TO JAS. O. AMOS?

 

SELLERS/ZOLLARS is listed as GEORGE'S name. SHE states SELLERS is correct.

WO 36716

WC 26012

 

some of this info has already been posted on our Monroe Co, OH page. WE will also post on the 1812 war page, so we know WHICH files have been ordered/rec'd.

 

marie, iowa

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