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HITCHMAN William J[1, 2]

Male 1759 - 1834  (74 years)


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  • Name HITCHMAN William J  
    Born 8 Jul 1759  Cecil County, Maryland (VA, England) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    DAR or SAR Record PRIMARY Individual 
    Military Service 4 May 1782  Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    US REVOLUTIONARY WAR

    Enlisted as Private by Lt. J. Sears, 5th Regiment.

    Enlisted under CPT Maxwell in a corps attached to the Maryland line.

    Muster Date: Jan 1783 
    Died 10 Feb 1834  Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Archives of Maryland:
      v. 18, p. 424, enlised 4 May 1782 for 3 yrs, lists William Hitchman in records of Maryland troops in the Continental Service
      Intendants Leger B p. 138 a & b, 16 Jun 1785, William Hitchman
      DAR # 713727 submitted by Harriet Jean Burge, 326 Washington Ave, Mt Pleasant PA 15666, and approved Mar 1987.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial
    Person ID I0140  Fornal-Manno
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 

    Father HITCHMAN John D,   b. 1733, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1786, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Eleanor 
    Family ID F111  Group Sheet

    Family GILLESPIE Nancy Ann,   b. Oct 1765, Cecil County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1840, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1786  Cecil County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. HITCHMAN James H,   b. Abt 1787, Cecil County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. HITCHMAN John,   b. 1789, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1846, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     3. HITCHMAN William,   b. Abt 1791, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1864  (Age ~ 73 years)
    +4. HITCHMAN Robert,   b. 18 May 1792, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1872, Mount Pleasant, Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     5. HITCHMAN Andrew,   b. Abt 1794, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. HITCHMAN Samuel,   b. Abt 1796, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. HITCHMAN Gillespie,   b. Abt 1798, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. HITCHMAN Elizabeth,   b. Abt 1799, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. HITCHMAN David,   b. Abt 1800, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. HITCHMAN Ellen,   b. Abt 1801, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. HITCHMAN Nellie,   b. Abt 1802, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. HITCHMAN Child,   b. Abt 1803, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Documents
    HITCHMAN William J and GILLESPIE Nancy Ann
    HITCHMAN William J and GILLESPIE Nancy Ann
    MD Marriages
    HITCHMAN William J and GILLESPIE Nancy Ann
    HITCHMAN William J and GILLESPIE Nancy Ann
    Maryland Marriages
    HITCHMAN William J and GILLESPIE Nancy Ann
    HITCHMAN William J and GILLESPIE Nancy Ann
    Maryland Marriages
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    1790 Census
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    1810 Census
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    1820 Census
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    1830 Census
    Family ID F109  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    Military Rolls

    Histories
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    History of Westmoreland County, PA By John Newton Boucher, John Woolf Jordan
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    This text came from "Old and New Westmoreland" Volume III, published 1918 under the entry for John D. Hitchman.

    William Hitchman II
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    This text came from "History of Westmoreland County" Volume II, Published 1906 under the entry for James S. Hitchman.
    HITCHMAN William J
    HITCHMAN William J
    History of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania v. I p. 161

  • Sources 
    1. [S22] A Town That Grew At The Crossroads, Jill B. Cook, editor, (Growth of Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania (Dec 01, 1978)).

    2. [S9] FORNAL-KELLER 6, Arthur Jack Keller, (SAR, Arthur St. Clair Chapter, the Pennsylvania State Society).