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Thomas Scott MP (1755 - 1834)

Ancestor: SCOTT, THOMAS DAR Ancestor # A101841 Birth: Jul. 19, 1755 Prince George's County Maryland, USA Death: Mar. 1, 1834 Cumberland County Kentucky, USA Pension Number:  S*W5997 Ma...

6/16/2013 8/31/2015

Col. Samuel Wear (c.1753 - 1817)

Began military career in 1777 while still living in Rockbridge County, Virginia. By 1780, he had built and occupied Fort Wear in what is now Sevier County, TN. He was a Captain under Col.John Sevier ...

12/31/2008 8/18/2015

Abraham Collins (1760 - 1830)

Grandfather Abraham played a prominent roll in The Battle of Kings Mountain. A Tory sympathizer, he and a man named Peter Quinn were dispatched in September 1780 by British Col. Patrick Ferguson to see...

2/23/2015 6/22/2015

Col. William Porter (1746 - 1817)

6/14/2015 6/14/2015

) Colonel William Russell III (March 6, 1758 – July 3, 1825) was a soldier, pioneer, and politician from Virginia and Kentucky. He was born in Culpeper County, Virginia to William Russell ...

10/24/2008 5/30/2015

John Wesley Mullins MP (1758 - 1849)

"Revolution John"

Mullins in America DAR does not have him in their database. Must be treated as a new Patriot, and service must be proved. Wesley “Revolution John” Mullins (B. abt. 1754 in Big Tow Riv...

6/5/2008 5/5/2015

John L. Yates, Sr. (1754 - 1835)

campaign against the Indians to the West of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Battle of Kings Mountain in Orange County Virginia DAR A204069, Pvt. NC.

7/13/2008 4/12/2015

Aaron Franklin (c.1760 - 1780)


Fought in the Revolutionary War, killed at the battle of Kings Mt. Killed in the battle on King's Mountain during Revolutionary War. Reference: "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, p ...

1/8/2008 3/27/2015

Daniel Sisk (1754 - 1780)

DAR Ancestor # A104532 Soldier Info from online: Family Tree DNA Daniel Sisk 1780, October 7--During the American Revolutionary War, a segment of Lord Cornwallis' forces led by Maj. Patrick Fergu...

5/17/2009 3/21/2015

Sgt. William Davis MP (1761 - 1838)

DAR Ancestor #: A030730 In command at the Battle of King's Mountain Listed in the Pension records of Soldiers of the Revolutionary War, War of 1812 and Indian Wars who settled in Henderson and Ho...

9/25/2008 3/21/2015

Col. Hardy Murfree (1752 - 1809)

DAR #A083221 Hardy Murfree was the son of William Murfree, founder of Murfreesboro, North Carolina, and his wife Mary Moore. Subject was born on June 5, 1752, in Murfreesboro, North Carolina. He was ...

1/2/2009 2/17/2015

Benjamin Hollingsworth (c.1758 - 1816)

DAR A 056615, SC. Soldier.

9/16/2008 2/3/2015

Warner W, Metcalf (1762 - 1835)

Mary P. Metcalf's father, Warner Metcalf, appears on a list of pensioners as a private in the Revolutionary War Colonial Records North Carolina XXII Page 77. He enlisted as a Drummer in 1777 under Ca...

12/6/2007 1/18/2015

Richard Gist (1729 - 1780)

Died at the Battle of Kings Mountain, NC.

12/2/2008 1/4/2015

Francis Whelchel, Jr. MP (1754 - 1816)

FRANCIS WHELCHEL, JR. Although some researchers show Francis with the middle name of Marion, there are no primary records (e.g., passenger lists, census records, deed records, land grant records, chu...

5/25/2007 1/2/2015

Davis Whelchel (Sr.) (1752 - 1833)

Davis Whelchel (Sr.) of Fall Creek Township, Hamilton County, Indiana Davis Whelchel (Sr.), a son of Francis and Martha Anne (nee Stockton) Whelchel, was named after his grandfather, Davis Stockton (...

8/9/2008 1/2/2015

Note: Frederick arrived in Philadelphia with his parents on the ship "St.Andrew" in 1738,age 11. He left Pennsylvania for Virginia at age 28,3 years later to N.C.,settling near the South Fork River. In...

5/27/2008 11/17/2014

Acquilla "Aquilla" Van Bibber Lane (1753 - 1819)


AQUILLA (VAN BIBBER)LANE was born May 18, 1753 in Pittsylvania, Virginia, and died November 24, 1819 in Jefferson Co., Tennessee. He married (1) UNKNOWN EPPS He married (2) AGNES FITZGERALD February ...

3/3/2008 11/16/2014

Rev. Tidence Lane (1724 - 1806)

Served as the first pastor of the first congregation of any denomination organized in Tennessee (Buffalo Ridge Baptist Church in Washington County). Also Organized and served as first pastor of the Ben...

1/12/2008 11/16/2014

Lieut. Isaac Lane (1760 - 1851)

Isaac Lane died Nov 9, 1851, and was buried in a family graveyard on the highway a short distance north of Niota. On his tomstone, erected at the time of his death, was inscribed: "Sacred to the Memo...

9/23/2007 11/16/2014

Thomas Hamilton (1758 - 1844)

Thomas Hamilton was with Sumter but not in the regular army. He was at the battles of the Cowpens, Eutaw Springs and King's Mountain. He was in-the brigade commanded by Colonel Campbell at the latter...

9/9/2014 10/22/2014

Moses Cavitt (1734 - 1780)

Richard Cavett, DAR Ancestor Number A023506: he and his father, Capt Moses Cavett, DAR Ancestor Number A023501, were two of the Heroes who fought at the Battle of King's Mountain.

7/16/2013 10/4/2014

Richard Cavett (1765 - 1844)

Richard Cavett, DAR Ancestor Number A023506: he and his father, Capt Moses Cavett, DAR Ancestor Number A023501, were two of the Heroes who fought at the Battle of King's Mountain.

7/16/2013 10/4/2014

Thomas Brandon (1735 - 1780)

Thomas Brandon died 7 Oct 1780 in the "Battle of Kings Mountain", South Carolina. † Sir Thomas Brandon was a Colonel in the British Army during the American Revolution. He was killed at the Batt...

8/17/2009 10/3/2014

John Wilson Scott Sr. (1763 - 1847)

John Wilson Scott Sr. was a native of Virginia. He was engaged for many years as a farmer and died upward of 80 years of age in 1847. He was a devoted christian and a member of the Christian Church. ...

6/30/2008 8/4/2014

Drury Harrington (1752 - 1839)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA - SOUTH CAROLINA with the rank of LIEUTENANT. DAR Ancestor # A051371 Updated 5/17/2015:DAR#A051371 Find A Grave#10282635

8/6/2008 8/2/2014

Absalom Nixon (1762 - 1836)

14 children who survived to adulthood (19 born) Military Service, American Revolutionary War - Pensioner residing in Christian county, Kentucky in 1818 Nixon, Absalom, Private, South Carolina Line. ....

6/6/2014 6/6/2014

John Wesley Crockett MP (1754 - 1799)

John (Wesley) Crockett b. abt 1753 d. unknown but think in East TN as it does not appear that he came with Rebecca to West TN where she appears to have lived with different children. Married Rebecca Ha...

9/1/2007 5/1/2014

Sebastian "Boston" Graves MP (1747 - 1840)

"Bastian Graff"

From Find A Grave Memorial# 54488661 Boston Graves was a blacksmith and a Revolutionary War soldier, a private in Capt. William Rogers' company of Col. William O'Neil's regiment of Orange County, N.C...

1/12/2009 3/15/2014

Joseph Field (1738 - 1780)

In the summer of 1780 a band of NC Loyalists were recruited, that were all killed or captured at the Battle of King's Mountain. It is belived Joseph was among those Loyalists killed.

10/20/2013 10/20/2013

John Blair (1749 - 1819)

DAR Ancestor #: A010858 John Blair was a private at the Battle of King's Mountain in the Revolutionary War. from:

12/17/2008 10/18/2013

John Fox, Sr. MP (1764 - 1840)

"John Wesley Fox"

John Fox Birth: Feb 19 1764 - Of Rowan, Nc Parents: Philip Fuchs, Amelia Catharina Rosenblum Death: Sep 1 1840 - Concord, Knox, Tn Wife: Elizabeth Loving, Valentia Branch Married 19 J...

9/25/2008 10/1/2013

John Blackburn (1741 - 1808)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA (Soldier). DAR Ancestor # A010683 John Blackburn moved to Frederick County, VA in 1742-43 with his parents and other members of the Blackburn Family....

9/6/2008 8/27/2013

Col. Andrew Love MP (1747 - 1821)

DAR Ancestor #: A071805 Andrew became a colonel in the local forces and was wounded at the Battle of Kings Mountain. Andrew Love also served in the state legislature. Notes Birthplace seen as Tur...

1/31/2009 8/14/2013

Capt. Godfrey Isbell MP (c.1753 - 1816)

DAR Ancestor #: A201939 Service: NORTH CAROLINA    Rank(s): CAPTAIN, CIVIL SERVICE, PATRIOTIC SERVICE * Revolutionary War soldier, North Carolina Militia. * Battle of King's Mountai...

7/4/2008 7/31/2013

Samuel Woods (1748 - 1825)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of CAPTAIN. DAR Ancestor # A129166 Samuel Wood or Woods served as a Captain in McDougald's Corp and commanded a company at the Ba...

7/7/2010 7/16/2013

Capt. Samuel Freeman MP (c.1715 - 1796)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for North Carolina. DAR # A042134 Service: NORTH CAROLINA Rank(s): CIVIL SERVICE, PATRIOTIC SERVICE Birth: (CIRCA) 1715 Death: 5- -1796 ROCKFORD SURRY CO NORT...

10/3/2007 7/10/2013

Colonel Joseph Hardin (Continental Militia) (1734 - 1801)

"The Colonel"

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of Major. DAR Ancestor # A050251 Joseph Hardin April 18, 1734 – July 04, 1801 Nickname The Colonel Place of birth He...

8/31/2007 6/29/2013

Col Andrew Hampton (1713 - 1805)

of Granville, NC Moved to St. George's Parish, GA 1765-1769 Commander of the Rutherford troops at the Battle of Kings Mountain, member of the Tryon Committee of Safety, a signer of the Tryon Resolves...

8/13/2007 6/11/2013

Rev. John Skaggs, Sr. MP (c.1728 - 1829)

Wounded at Battle of King's Mountain 1780.

5/10/2008 6/8/2013

Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A023058 Service: NORTH CAROLINA Rank(s): CIVIL SERVICE, PATRIOTIC SERVICE, COLONEL Birth: 5-26-1738 ORANGE CO VIRGINIA Death: 10-15-1806 PENDLETON DIS...

9/26/2008 5/16/2013

Capt. John Teneretta Baker MP (1735 - 1831)


John Renta Baker is buried in the John Baker Cemetery, Owsley County, Kentucky. Name: John Teneretta "Renta" BAKER , Capt. Sex: M Title: Captain Birth: 17 OCT 1735 in Pine Moutain, Wilkes County, North...

7/16/2007 5/7/2013

Captain Martin Gambill (1750 - 1812)

"Captain Martin"

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of CAPTAIN. DAR Ancestor #: A043419 DAR Ancestor #: A043419 Led Colonel Benjamin Cleveland's "Company of Men" in the Battle of Ki...

3/17/2009 4/16/2013

Lt. Hugh Reece Bowen (c.1737 - 1780)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA. DAR Ancestor #: A012714 William, b. 1742; was a Capt. in the VA militia and was to have lead the Campbell riflmen on that faitful trip to Kings Moun...

4/6/2007 4/14/2013

Otho Holland Williams (March 1, 1749 – July 15, 1794) was a Continental Army officer from Maryland in the American Revolutionary War. He participated in many battles throughout the war in the ...

10/10/2008 2/10/2013

Dr. Joseph McDowell, of Pleasant Gardens MP (1758 - 1795)

"Pleasant Gardens Joe", "Dr. Joseph McDowell"

DAR Ancestor #: A076499 Colonel Joseph "Pleasant Gardens" McDowell Birth: 26 February 1758 Death: 07 March 1795 Parents: John McDowell, Anne Edmiston Married:Mary Moffett Children: James ...

10/29/2008 2/5/2013

Col. Joseph McDowell, of Quaker Meadows MP (1756 - 1801)

"Quaker Meadows Joe"

DAR Ancestor #: A076495 Brigadier General Joseph "Quaker Meadows" McDowell, Jr. Birth: 8-8-1756 - Winchester, Frederick, Virginia Death: 8-11-1801 - Quaker Meadows, Burke, Norh Carolina, United...

1/5/2009 2/5/2013

Henry Hardrovan Hardin MP (1716 - 1797)


Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A050200 Service: VIRGINIA Rank: PATRIOTIC SERVICE Birth: 1710 VIRGINIA Death: (ANTE) 10-16-1797 PITTSYLVANIA CO VIRGINIA Service Source: POSEY, PATR...

4/19/2008 1/29/2013

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of SERGEANT. DAR Ancestor #: A067400 from Scott County, Virginia - Faces & Places: William LAWSON by pat jones in Headstones Will...

3/29/2008 1/27/2013

John Beard, Jr. MP (1765 - 1826)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for SOUTH CAROLINA with the rank of Private. DAR Ancestor #: A008075 It is not clear what evidence there is for the name of this John's father. The "Jr." designat...

7/29/2008 1/27/2013

Pendleton Isbell, I (1757 - 1829)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor #: A060651 Descendants of William Isbell +Miss Lewis (Dau Lewis) 2 Henry Isbell Abt 1690 - +Cox 3 He...

2/3/2009 1/23/2013

DAR Ancestor #: A041753 . Married Meeky Perkins. Jesse Franklin (March 24, 1760 – August 31, 1823) was the Democratic-Republican U.S. senator from the U.S. state of North Carolina between 17...

8/23/2008 1/20/2013

Robert Higginbotham was born in Albemarle County, Virginia, in 1754. He was the son of Moses Higginbotham and Frances Kyle. At an early age, he went to Tazewell County, Virginia, and settled on a lar...

3/26/2010 1/19/2013

Jesse B. Greer MP (c.1757 - c.1788)

DAR Ancestor #: A048047 "Jesse Greer was born about 1757, probably in Virginia before his parents moved to Wilkes County, N. C. Growing up on the frontier of western North Carolina during pre-revolut...

3/17/2009 1/10/2013

Colonel Alexander Erwin (1750 - 1830)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of COLONEL. DAR Ancestor #: A060440 Alexander fought at Kings Mountain and Cowpens during the Rev. War.

4/12/2009 1/8/2013

Charles Word, Jr. (1740 - 1780)

Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A130410 Service: NORTH CAROLINA Rank(s): CIVIL SERVICE, SOLDIER Birth: 7-9-1740 VIRGINIA Death: 10-7-1780 KINGS MT-NEAR CAMDEN DIST SOUTH CAROLINA S...

8/27/2008 1/8/2013

Capt. James Dillard MP (1755 - 1836)

DAR Ancestor #: A036017 Pension Number: *S6797 From Maj. James Dillard 1755 – 1836, in addition to accepting the guardianship of SUPER SPY Kerr, he also served as the Brigade Major bet...

4/22/2009 10/21/2012

Isaac H. Thrasher, Sr. (1767 - 1863)

The Thrasher Heritage book says: “Issac H Thrasher, SR (1767 - 1863) Not much is known of this Isaac Thrasher except he was born about 1767, and died in 1870, in Hawkins Co, Tenn.” So t...

9/29/2012 9/29/2012

Rev. Samuel Doak, Jr., D.D. MP (1749 - 1830)

Samuel Doak (1749–1830) was an American Presbyterian clergyman and educator, a pioneer in the movement for the abolition of slavery. Wikipedia From "Descendants of James Doak" by Joseph A. Pay...

5/9/2007 9/2/2012

Col. Valentine Sevier MP (1747 - 1800)

Valentine Sevier Birth:  Sep. 23, 1747 Rockingham County Virginia, USA Death:  Feb. 23, 1800 Clarksville, Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA Cemetery: Riverview Cemetery, Clarksvil...

6/17/2008 8/29/2012

Maj. James Sevier MP (1764 - 1847)

Major James Sevier was born in Augusta County, Va., he died in Washington County, Tennessee. James Sevier was at the "Battle of Kings Mountain" at the age of sixteen, he followed his father John Sevier...

7/29/2007 8/29/2012

William R. Gray MP (1745 - 1780)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor # A047778 William Gray 1745-1780 William Gray was born in England, in 1745, immigrated to the U.S. about 1776, or before. In ...

10/26/2008 8/23/2012

Benjamin Greer MP (1746 - 1816)

"Benjamine Grier"

Daughters of American Revolution GRIER, BENJAMIN Ancestor #: A048025 Service: NORTH CAROLINA Rank(s): CIVIL SERVICE, PATRIOTIC SERVICE Birth: 2-9-1746 BLADEN CO NORTH CAROLINA Death: (ANTE) 11-25...

12/9/2007 7/7/2012

Leonard Hart (1758 - 1852)

gravestone inscription: "An overmountain man and Revolutionary War Veteran of the Kings Mountain Battle is buried in these grounds". DAR Ancestor #: A051642 HART, LEONARD Ancestor #: A051642 Serv...

11/16/2010 5/28/2012

David Hughes (c.1757 - 1849)

My family memoirs. [2d ed.] By Thomas Hughes. Published 1918 by Printed by King Bros. in Baltimore . Written in English. Mother was Bridgett/O'Neill DAR Ancestor #: A059111 HUGHES, DAVID Ance...

5/26/2012 5/26/2012

Lieut. Robert Walker (1736 - 1793)

DAR Ancestor #: A119597 Robert and Jane (Ferguson) were the parents of the following children: Esther, Agnes, Elizabeth, James Henry and Jane." The Walkers of Rocky Creek: "Robert Walker, "of F...

8/13/2008 5/19/2012

General Thomas Polk MP (1730 - 1794)

DAR Ancestor #: A090178 Notes Thomas Polk born 1730 was a surveyor and employed to run the line between N + S Carolina. He was a Colonel of Militia at outbreak of Rev War and fought at King's M...

2/21/2009 5/10/2012

General Evan Shelby MP (c.1719 - 1794)

"Brigadier General"

DAR Ancestor #: A102420 Evan Shelby, Jr. was born 23 October 1719 in Tregaron, Cardiganshire, Wales, and died 04 December 1794 in Sapling Grove, Sullivan County, Tennessee. He married Letitia Cox, ...

1/18/2008 5/10/2012

Henry Yeary, Jr. MP (1765 - 1840)

DAR Ancestor #: A129533

3/31/2007 5/9/2012

Henry David Yeary, Sr. (1730 - 1799)

DAR Ancestor #: A133186 FindAGrave Service: VIRGINIA Rank: PATRIOTIC SERVICE Birth: 1730 VIRGINIA Death: 1799 LEE CO VIRGINIA Service Source: SUMMERS, ANNALS OF SW VA, PART 2, P 1120 Servic...

12/12/2007 5/9/2012

Colonel James Blair MP (1761 - 1839)

DAR Ancestor #: A010845 James Blair served in the Revolutionary War as an Orderly Sargent, Ensign and Indian spy. He was an express rider alerting troops of the coming battle at King's Mountain. He w...

9/20/2008 3/18/2012

Col. "Black Charles" Robertson MP (1733 - 1798)

"Charles", "Roberson; Robinson; Charles", "Robbertson of Sinking Creek", "Black Charles"

A Patriot of the American Revolution for North Carolina with the rank of Major. DAR Ancestor #: A097109 Charles and Susanna died in Washington County, Tennessee (this was Washington County, North Car...

3/4/2007 2/1/2012

Abner Lee MP (1760 - 1852)

6. ABNER22 LEE was born Aug 1750 in Buckingham Co, VA -Moved/Jackson Co, Tennessee, and died 06 Oct 1852 in Jackson Co, Tennessee. He married (1) CATHERINE WILSON. She was born Abt. 1767 in ?, an...

1/30/2009 1/27/2012

John Cargile MP (c.1725 - 1780)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Virginia with the rank of Private. DAR Ancestor #: A019121 n.b. NOT a known son of Donald Cargill and Margaret Coupar Cargill (Braune). Married: Mar. 17...

11/25/2008 1/17/2012

Capt. Robert Sevier MP (1749 - 1780)


Captain in U.S. Army, killed in Battle of Kings Mountain, October 3rd, 1780. DAR Ancestor #: A102094 Robert was the son of the immigrant from England, grandson of immigrant from France, and the broth...

4/11/2007 1/7/2012

James Jones, Capt. (c.1740 - 1799)

"Capt. James Jones' pay roll for the campaign on the defence of the country at the battle at Concord, made at the rate of 28 days per month, 4 days' service ": Capt., James Jones, Lieut., Ichabod...

7/9/2008 11/1/2011

Samuel P. Covey, I MP (1761 - 1840)

Biography Husband: Samuel Covey (C100) Born: 1761 at: Dutchess Co., NY Married: ABT. 1770 at: Died: 15 AUG 1840 at: Jefferson Co., TN Father:James Hope Covey, Jr Mother:Mary Mercy Lamphere ...

9/28/2007 10/26/2011

Major Patrick Ferguson (1744 - 1780)

Major Patrick Ferguson (1744 – October 7, 1780) was a Scottish officer in the British Army, early advocate of light infantry and designer of the Ferguson rifle. He is best known for his servic...

7/9/2011 8/16/2011

Isaac Shelby, 1st & 5th Governor of Kentucky MP (1750 - 1826)

"Governor Isaac Shelby"

Isaac Shelby (December 11, 1750 – July 18, 1826) was the first and fifth Governor of the U.S. state of Kentucky and served in the state legislatures of Virginia and North Carolina. He was also...

8/11/2007 8/16/2011

James Henderson Williams (1740 - 1780)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for SOUTH CAROLINA with the rank of COLONEL. DAR Ancestor # A126181

2/16/2009 8/16/2011

John 'Nolichucky Jack' Sevier, 1st Gov. of Tennessee MP (1745 - 1815)

"Nolichucky Jack", "Sevier", "Jean", "Xavier"

John Sevier (September 23, 1745–September 24, 1815) was an American soldier, frontiersman and politician, and one of the founding fathers of the State of Tennessee. He played a leading role, bot...

4/11/2007 8/2/2011

William Brazelton, Sr. (1734 - 1827)

•Name: WILLIAM BRAZELTON •Surname: BRAZELTON •Given Name: WILLIAM •Sex: M •Birth: 12 Jan 1734 in , Frederick, MD •Death: 2 Sept 1827 in New Market, J...

9/7/2009 7/27/2011

Maj. Jonathan Tipton MP (1750 - 1833)

"Jonathan 'Major Continental Army' Tipton"

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of MAJOR. DAR Ancestor # A115933 from A history of Tennessee and Tennesseans: the leaders and ..., Volume 8 By Will ...

6/10/2007 6/23/2011

Capt. Thomas Lee MP (1729 - 1816)

"/William/", "Thomas /Lee/", "William /Lee/", "Captain Thomas Lee"

IMPORTANT NOTE: Some researchers have incorrect data concerning parentage of Thomas Lee. This Thomas is not a descendant of Richard Lee and Judith Steptoe. He is also not a descendant of Sir Thomas L...

1/20/2007 5/15/2011

Thomas Shields (1763 - 1797)

Thomas Shields (1763-4 Mar 1797) m.1783 Rhoda. Thomas visited his cousins in Yadkin, NC, in 1780, enlisted and fought in the Battle of Kings Mountain. He spent the next two years exploring the Smoky Mo...

9/13/2008 3/13/2011

John Dickson (1772 - 1846)

3/3/2011 3/7/2011

Captain William A. Sherrill MP (1723 - 1786)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor # A103445 Notes for WILLIAM B. SHERRILL: Captain Sherrill served with Colonel, later Brig. Gen. John Sevier in the Battle of Ki...

10/19/2007 2/15/2011

William S. Tabor (1761 - 1844)

William S. Tabor He was born in Orange County, N. C Entered the Continental Army in the summer of 1780 serving with CAPT Alexander Irvine's Co. of Light Horse, under the command of COL Charles Mc...

9/4/2007 1/22/2011

Major David Wilson MP (1729 - 1803)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor # A127316 [Note: Another David Wilson also lived in Mecklenburg County at the same time and he was probably the one who married S...

8/23/2007 1/22/2011

Was "a commissioned officer in Cornwallis' Army and fought with the Royalists for the Crown" (JBC Nicklin, The Millers of Millersburgh, 1923). Battle of Kings Mountain was Oct. 7, 1780. Ambrose was han...

11/13/2008 1/22/2011

William Henry Mills (1746 - 1834)


10/1/2008 1/22/2011

Dr. David Dickey (1747 - 1835)

"Esq.", "Dr. David /Dickey/"

DR. DAVID DICKEY, ESQ. Probably came from Scotch-Irish settlement in Augusta County, VA. Augusta County records show that the Grays, Dickeys and McClures were all intermingled and neighbors in August...

11/27/2007 1/22/2011

Miles Edward Nash MP (1750 - 1830)

"Myles Edward Nash"

Note from Curator Pam Wilson: My grandmother, who gathered some material on this Nash ancestor in the 1980s, referred to this man as Edward Nash. It has only been recently that I have seen the name M...

3/26/2008 1/22/2011

John B. Tabor (c.1732 - 1805)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor # A112296 Notes from Walter Berg's World Connect Tree John B. Tabor was a Revolutionary War soldier acc...

9/4/2007 1/22/2011

Col. Joseph Winston MP (1746 - 1815)

Colonel Joseph Winston 1745-1815 The City of Winston (part of Winston-Salem), North Carolina, built in 1851, was named in honor of a local war hero, Major Joseph Winston from Wilkes and Surry count...

5/24/2007 1/22/2011

General William Lenoir (1751 - 1839)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of CAPTAIN. DAR Ancestor #: A069232 BIOGRAPHY: The Lenoir Family Lenoir City (first known as Lenoir's Station) was named for th...

3/24/2009 1/22/2011

Zaccheus Wilson, Jr. MP (c.1733 - 1824)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor # A127922 Zaccheus Wilson (1733-1824) was a Signer of the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence Zaccheus Wilson (1733 - 1824)...

10/15/2007 1/22/2011

James Lewis Gray MP (1755 - 1836)

James Lewis Gray Item dated 9 Dec 1773 (entered into Augusta Co, VA record May 1779): Indenture of apprenticeship of James Gray, late of Augusta County, age 22 years, to Thomas Posey of Botetourt, sa...

11/16/2008 1/22/2011

John Morris (c.1744 - 1780)

JOHN MORRIS notes from Pam Wilson, 5th great granddaughter parents and birthplace unknown; settled in Tryon County, North Carolina in the mid-1760s. Died fighting as a Loyalist at the Battle of Kin...

11/16/2008 1/22/2011

John Wilson Scott, I (1763 - 1847)

"John Scott"

JOHN WILSON SCOTT I b. 29 or 30 May 1763 York co. Pennsylvania (probably in what is now Adams co. PA), the son of John and Ann Creighton Scott d. 13 Mar 1847 Waynesville, Dewitt co. Illinois. He moved ...

5/27/2007 1/21/2011