Benjamin Kilgore (c.1740 - 1802)

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Birthplace: Chambersburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: Died in Livingston, Rockcastle, KY, USA
Occupation: revolutionary war soldier
Managed by: Richard Arthur Neary
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About Benjamin Kilgore

A Patriot of the American Revolution for SOUTH CAROLINA with the rank of COLONEL. DAR Ancestor #: A065756 -------------------- Captain Benjamin Kilgore assisted in establishing American Independence while serving under Colonel Williams regiment in 96th South Carolina District. Captain Kilgore served with his regiment until captured. He escaped and assumed command of his regiment when his superior officer was killed in action. (See history of Spartanburg, South Carolina by J.B.O Landrum, pages 446-447 and DAR National numbers: 8269- 32953,32954

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Benjamin Kilgore's Timeline

1740
1740
Chambersburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
1764
1764
Age 24
Duncan's Creek, SC
1765
May 29, 1765
Age 25
PA
1769
1769
Age 29
1770
1770
Age 30
Scott, Virginia, United States
1776
1776
Age 36
SC, USA
1802
September 6, 1802
Age 62
Livingston, Rockcastle, KY, USA
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