Morrison's Pensions


Partial Pension Application for Peter Van Alstine

Pension No. S14762

(N.Y.), Town of Glen, Montgomery Co., N.Y., age 74 years, March 11, 1834.  Sergeant in Capt. Rynier Van Evera's Co. in Colonel Samuel Campbell's Regt.
            "Marched from that place (Fort Plain) to Johnstown to attack Major Ross & Butler who were on their way to take that place with the British & Indians when this deponant was engaged in the Battle which took place at Sir William Johnson's Hall & was commanded by Major Rowley who had William Wallace for a guide.  After this Battle was fought they returned the next day under the Command of Captain Van Evera to Fort Plain."

Return to opening page of Morrisons's Pensions

Copyright 1998, -- 2006. James F. Morrison and Berry Enterprises. All rights reserved. All items on the site are copyrighted. While we welcome you to use the information provided on this web site by copying it, or downloading it; this information is copyrighted and not to be reproduced for distribution, sale, or profit.