Wyatt, Solomon

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Age at Enlistment:  17

Length of Service: 1812-?

State:  Tennessee

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:  1st Regiment, Tennessee Militia (Pipkin’s Co.)

Service Record:  Service record only shows regiment and rank in TN Militia;

(Note: There is another “Solomon Wyatt” who enlisted in the U.S. Army (“US Rifles”) on 3 May 1813 and served until 1818, but this is likely a different Solomon Wyatt who enlisted in Virginia. The Register also says he was born in NC, and went home to “Tenn” after 5yrs was up.)

Survived WarYes

Cemetery / BurialLikely in Wilkes Co. NC on the Reddies river farm he lived on.

Soldier Info:   Born in Rowan, NC in 1794; Died in Wilkes Co., NC in 1860

Relationship to Author:  5th Great Uncle