Knight's Georgia Revolutionary Roster shows that (p.379) William served with Col. Samuel Jack and is listed as Lt.Certificate from Col. Samuel Jack shows that he was a minuteman, though not living in Georgia in 1777 , when he enlisted as a minuteman. Had lived in SC. . entitled to a bounty of 250 acres . Granted 287 1/2 acres, May 17, 1784Washington Co.,GA. DAR Linage Book Vol. 86 page 39 ,1926. The 1994 edition ofDAR Patriot Index- Centennial Edition Part 1, page 732. Pvt. GA. list b. 6-10-1762 SC d. 9-18-1827 GA. m. Margaret Crawl. Pvt. GA.
Hancock County, Georgia Archives Revolutionary War Soldiers Buried in Hancock County, Georgia Source: Volume 1, pages 312-331 of Georgia Revolutionary War Soldiers's Graves, compiled by H. Ross Arnold,Jr. & H. Clifton Burnham. c1993 by the Georgia Society of the Sons of the American Revolution.