James Trimble (1753 - 1804)

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Nicknames: "age 10", "held captive by Indians for 5 days & released"
Birthplace: Augusta, Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Woodford, Kentucky, United States
Occupation: served Revolutionary War
Managed by: Doug Robinson
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About James Trimble

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Virginia with the rank of CAPTAIN. DAR Ancestor #: A116544

Revolutionary War veteran. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allen_Trimble --------------------

  • Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A116544
  • Service: VIRGINIA Rank: CAPTAIN
  • Birth: 2-25-1753 AUGUSTA CO VIRGINIA
  • Death: 1804 WOODFORD CO KENTUCKY
  • Service Source: VIRGINIANS IN REV.,GWATHMEY P 781
  • Service Description: 1) AUGUSTA CO MILITIA

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James Trimble, when a lad, was captured by the Indians and his father killed. Four years later he fought under Gen. Andrew Lewis at the battle of Point Pleasant, where the Indians were repulsed with heavy loss on both sides. During the Revolution he commanded a company of Rifle Rangers. James Trimble, when a lad, was captured by the Indians and his father killed. Four years later he fought under Gen. Andrew Lewis at the battle of Point Pleasant, where the Indians were repulsed with heavy loss on both sides. During the Revolution he commanded a company of Rifle Rangers.

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James Trimble's Timeline

1753
February 25, 1753
Augusta, Virginia, United States
1774
May 22, 1774
Age 21
1777
1777
Age 23
1780
January 9, 1780
Age 26
1783
November 24, 1783
Age 30
Augusta County, Virginia
1786
March 4, 1786
Age 33
Woodford County, KY, USA
1788
February 25, 1788
Age 35
1790
November 9, 1790
Age 37
1792
November 24, 1792
Age 39
1795
September 3, 1795
Age 42
Woodford, Kentucky, United States