William P WEST: Birth: 19 Jun 1821.
Note: PURC1798White Oak River on the east side of Cranberry pond@@S110@@ Served in the American Revolution Volunteered at the age of 18 Served for 3 months. At the expiration of that 3 months he returned home and was then drafted for an additional 3 months. Fought under Andrew Jackson At New Orleans and Jackson called him "Red Coat Johnny"because he killed so many British. He also went with Jackson in the Creek Expedition and while on this t4ip was bitten by a poisonous snake on his ankle. The ankle never healed completely and each summer it would become swollen and painful. @@S111@@West Family
RootsWeb.com is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.