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The Revolutionary War


There were only 2 RISTON'S recorded as serving in the Revolutionary War.


ZADOCK RISTON ....  a Private with the Maryland Line
In the Rev. Records:  RISTON,  Zadock, late of Prince
                     Georges Co., paid balance due at death to Benjamin
                     RESTON [sic] and Cassandra KING, the only children
                     of Zadock - 1838.


WILLIAM RISTON .... a Private with the 5th Regiment
                                            New York

From the "Revolutionary Patriots of Baltimore Town and Baltimore Co., MD 1775-1783", by Henry C. Peden, Jr., Published 1988 by Family Line Publications

RISTON, BENJAMIN Non-Juror to Oath, 1778 signed in 1781
RISTON, JOHN Non-Juror to Oath of Allegiance in 1778


Susan J. Brien, Ed.D.


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