Notes for John Sr. Raines: He was christened on 2 Oct 1726
Served in Revolutionary Army from Virginia ( 1774-1775) He was a member of the Committee of Intelligence for Prince George County ,Va He was then called "John Raines,Jr." ( the John Raines Senior being his Uncle}" Reference: William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine, April 1897, Page 251. *John Raines, Sr. , Of Prince George County, Va. commanded a company of Prince George Militia in the Revolutionary War." Reference: "Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol 13, Page 17 "John Raines,Sr., received L-75, S-14, D-7 for his service." Ibid, also, NSDAR Number 136752 (ADD.296)
More About John Sr. Raines and Amy Goodwyn Mitchell: Marriage: October 05, 1762, Sussex County, Va.
Children of John Sr. Raines and Amy Goodwyn Mitchell are:
+Thomas 2nd Raines, b. January 10, 1763, Sussex County Va, d. February 07, 1836, Clinton ,Jones County, Ga.