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John Mulkey (b. December 25, 1768, d. October 10, 1850)John Mulkey was born December 25, 1768 in NC, and died October 10, 1850 in Mt. Pleasant, Saline Township, Miller Co., MO.He married Polly Lewis on Abt. 1790.
Notes for John Mulkey:
Saddler War of 1812 Under Andrew Jackson in Creek Indian War
Buried on farm, family plot, Miller co., Mo
Children all belong to Polly Lewis
Farmer, each of his move were probably due to economic reasons.
War of 1812, Tennessee,
Grace Farmer of Eldon, Mo., obtained John Mulkey's war record from the archives at Washington, D. C. She reports: "He enlisted as John Mulky in 2nd Regiment, Mounted Gunman, Western Tennessee Militia, 1812. As a saddler in Capt. George Brandon's Company, Regiment commanded by Col. Newton Cannon. Sept. 24, 1813 when mustered into service - Mashville, to Dec. 22, 1813. "Term of sevice charged 3 months 8 days. Pay per month $13.00. Allowance pay of horse from Sept. 24, 1813 to Jan. 1, 1814 at 40 cents per day, 100 days, $40.00 Travelling allowance before muster and after discharge at 25 cents per day, $2.50. Amount of pay $84.96. "This is in Maj. Gen. Andrew Jackson's War against the 'Hostile Creek Indians.' "On Sept. 25, 1815, John Mulkey gave power of attorney to Joel Childress of Rutherford County, Tenn., to collect all money owned him by such service."
John Mulkey found in:
Marriage Index: AR, CA, IA, LA, MN, MO, OR, TX, 1728-1850
Spouse: Charity Vernon
Marriage Date: Jul 26, 1829
Location: Cole Co., Missouri
Source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT
More About John Mulkey and Polly Lewis:
Marriage: Abt. 1790
Children of John Mulkey and Polly Lewis are:
- +Sarah Mulkey, b. December 13, 1800, Ruth County, Tennessee, d. May 02, 1884, Mt. Pleasant, Miller County, Mo.