Submitted by PHGS member, Pam Davis




         The following-named pensioners for Revolutionary and other military services were residents of Machias in 1840, viz., GAD TAYLOR, aged eighty-one years; RICHARD ODELL, aged eighty years; and EDWARD BURT, sixty-eight years of age.

     MR. WIGGIN M. FARRAR, eighty-three years of age is a pensioner of the war of 1812.

     EMMETT ROWLEY and the brothers, PETER and JACOB BUSH, were soldiers during the Mexican War.  

*The above information was obtained from the History of Cattaraugus County, New York by L. H. EVERTS, 1879.

Back To Machias Index

If you have anything of genealogical or historical interest to add to this site, or if you are interested in becoming a member of the Painted Hills Genealogy Society, please contact me at:

Painted Hills

 This page is maintained by the PHGS

Main | Our Mission | Email Us | Membership  | Look-Ups | News and Events | Members Family Pages |
Other PHGS Links | Chat and Meeting Room | Disclaimer |