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John Mask LEAKE

Male 1758 - 1840  (82 years)


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  • Name John Mask LEAKE  [1
    Born 1758  , , Albemarle [later Amherst] County, Virginia, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation U.S. Military Revolutionary War Veteran 
    Military Service From 1777 to 1781  , , Amherst County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • John M. Leak enlisted in the Revolutionary War around 1777 to guard prisoners at Albemarle Barracks under Colonel Taylor, serving one month as private in Captain David Shelton's VA Co.; in April of 1777, serving one month as private in Captain John Diggs' VA Co.; and again in Nov. 1777 for one month as private in Captain John Christian's VA Co.

      He later enlisted in late 1780 or January 1781, serving 3 months as private in Captain Richard Ballinger's and Joseph Tucker's VA Cos. He enlisted again in August of 1781 for 3 months as private in Colonel Daniel Gaines' VA Regiment and was at the Siege of Yorktown.

      He was allowed pension on 21 Oct 1833 while a resident of Rutherford County, Tennessee.
    Revolutionary War Pension File of LEAK, John M.
    Revolutionary War Pension File of LEAK, John M.
    Military Pension 21 Oct 1833  , , Rutherford County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • LEAK
      John M., S1550, VA Line, sol was b in 1758 in Amherst Co VA & he lived there at enl, appl 21 Oct 1833 Rutherford Co TN, sol d 24 Aug 1840, a son Mark or Mask Leak made inquiry 14 Nov 1840
    Died 24 Aug 1840  , , Rutherford County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I4565  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Case Branch
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2018 

    Father John LEAKE,   b. Abt 1733, , , Goochland [later Albemarle] County, Virginia, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1782, , , Orange [later Greene] County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Mother Anne SALES,   b. , , Amherst County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , , Rockbridge County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1756  , , Greene County, Virginia, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah LUTTRELL,   b. Abt 1759, , , Albemarle [later Amherst] County, Virginia, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1779  [1
    Children 
     1. Mask LEAKE
    +2. Judith LEAKE,   b. Abt 1780, , , Albemarle County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1850, , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F118  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - From 1777 to 1781 - , , Amherst County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Pension - 21 Oct 1833 - , , Rutherford County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Aug 1840 - , , Rutherford County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I4565&tree=1: accessed 21 September 2018), "John Mask LEAKE".

  • Sources 
    1. [S215] Barbara J. (Case) Helwick, Case Family Group Sheets, compiled 15 Jun 1988; supplied by Helwick, Casper, Wyoming, 2005, This Family Group Sheet has no specific documentation for any piece of data. (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S873] "Selected Records from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application Files," digital images, ProQuest, HeritageQuest Online (access through participating libraries : accessed 24 November 2008); John M. Leak, pension file S1550, citing National Archives microfilm M805, roll 518, image 371, (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S215] Barbara J. (Case) Helwick, Case Family Group Sheets, compiled 15 Jun 1988; supplied by Helwick, Casper, Wyoming, 2005.

    4. [S1213] Virgil D. White, Genealogical Abstracts of Revolutionary War Pension Files, 1st ed., (Waynesboro, Tennessee : National Historical Pub. Co., 1990-1992), p. 2036, entry for LEAK, John M.. (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S873] "Selected Records from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application Files," digital images, ProQuest, HeritageQuest Online (access through participating libraries : accessed 24 November 2008); John M. Leak, pension file S1550, citing National Archives microfilm M805, roll 518, image 371, (Reliability: 3).