John Tompkins (1739-1825) wife Sarah Barker is in the DAR Patriot Index.
29 January 2008
I've had this reply from a DAR researcher named 'Jane' fora while so I thought I should share it.The important part reads as follows:
"A search of our Patriot Index provided the information
Death:NY2 Mar 1825
Patriot Pensioned:NoWidow Pensioned:No
Children Pensioned:NoHeirs Pensioned:No
Spouse:(1) Sarah Barker
Directions for ordering a record copy of the
application submitted for this patriot can be found at
If you are interested in membership in SAR for
yourself or DAR for a female relative please send a
follow up message with your address and phone number.
End of DAR Reply
Below is the source I used as the reason for contacting the DAR for information on John Tompkins:
Reference Code:(omitted for privacy)
Patriot First Name: John
Patriot Last Name:Tompkins Birth:1739
Eastchester,NY Death:2 Mar 1825 New York
War Time Residence: New York State
Spouse First Name:Sarah Barker
Author: President General, Mrs. Eldred Martin Yochim
Title:DAR Patriots Index: Centennial Edition
Publication: 12 Feb 2001
Text:3 vol.: maps;24 cm.
NOTES: Covers patriots whose service has been
established through DAR membership applications
submitted between Oct. 1890 and Oct. 11, 1990.
CONTENTS: pt. 1. A-F -- pt. 2. G-O -- pt. 3. P-Z.
SUBJECTS: United States--History
311 Copa de Oro
End of Original Request to the DAR
If any descendants of Elias Quereau Tompkins or his siblings join the DAR or SAR after providing the required documentation, I would like to see copies of those documents.
All The Best,