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Lt Gen The Hon Robert Monckton (1726 - 1782)

Robert Monckton (24 June 1726 – 21 May 1782) was an officer of the British army and a colonial administrator in British North America. He had a distinguished military and political career, bei...

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Lieutenant-General Patrick Sinclair (1736 - 1820)

Lieutenant-General Patrick Sinclair (1736 – 31 January 1820) was a British Army officer and governor in North America. He is best remembered for overseeing the construction of Fort Mackinac on...

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Joshua Loring (1716 - 1781)

Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Loring was apprenticed as a tanner but instead chose to enlist the Royal Navy as a young man. He rose to command a privateer during King George's War, however he was capt...

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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...

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General James Murray (c.1721 - c.1794)

) James Murray, officier militaire, administrateur colonial et premier gouverneur britannique de Québec (Ballencrieff, Écosse, 21 janv. 1721 ou 1722 -- Beauport House, près de Ba...

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Major General Artemas Ward-Continental Army (1727 - 1800)

Artemas Ward (November 26, 1727 – October 28, 1800) was an American major general in the American Revolutionary War and a Congressman from Massachusetts. President John Adams described him as ...

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Israel Thomas Putnam MP (1718 - 1790)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for CONNECTICUT with the rank of MAJOR GENERAL. DAR Ancestor #: A092589 Namesake of the General Israel Putnam House and Putnam, Connecticut Sources: I...

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General William Haviland (1718 - 1784)

William Haviland (1718 – 16 September 1784) was an Irish-born general in the British Army. He is best known for his service in North America during the Seven Years' War. Life William H...

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Brig. General George Howe, 3rd Viscount Howe (1725 - 1758)

George Augustus Howe, 3rd Viscount Howe (c. 1725 – at Trout Brook, Ticonderoga, 6 July 1758) was a career officer and a Brigadier General in the British Army. He was described by James Wolfe a...

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George Monro, 4th of Bearcrofts (b. - 1797)

) Lieutenant-Colonel George Monro (sometimes spelled 'Munro') (1700–1757) was a Scottish-Irish soldier. He was an officer in the British Army best remembered for his resolute but ultimately un...

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Daniel Hyacinthe de Beaujeu (c.1711 - c.1755)

Dictionnaire biographique du Canada en ligne ******************************************************** LIÉNARD DE BEAUJEU, DANIEL-HYACINTHE-MARIE, officier dans les troupes de la Marine...

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General Edward Braddock (1695 - 1755)

General Edward Braddock (January 1695 – 13 July 1755) was a British soldier and commander-in-chief for the 13 colonies during the actions at the start of the French and Indian War (1754–...

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Gen. John Stark (Continental Army) MP (1728 - 1822)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NEW HAMPSHIRE with the rank of MAJOR GENERAL. DAR Ancestor # A108966 Gen. John Stark 1728-1822 Parents: Archibald Stark 1697-1758 and Eleanor Nichols 1702- ...

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François Gaston, duc de Lévis MP (1719 - 1787)

François de Gaston, Chevalier de Lévis (August 20, 1719 – November 20, 1787), born in Ajac, Aude, was a French noble and a Marshal of France. He served with distinction in the Wa...

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Sir William Pepperell, 1st Baronet (1696 - 1759)

Only native American knighted Sir William Pepperrell, 1st Baronet (27 June 1696 – 6 July 1759) was a merchant and soldier in Colonial Massachusetts. He is widely remembered for organizing, f...

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Eliphalet Dyer MP (1721 - 1807)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for CONNECTICUT with the rank of BRIGADIER GENERAL. DAR Ancestor # A035138 Eliphalet Dyer (September 14, 1721 – May 13, 1807) was a lawyer, jurist, and sta...

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Joseph Coulon De Villiers, sieur de Jumonville (1718 - 1754)

Joseph Coulon de Villiers, Sieur de Jumonville (8 September 1718 – May 28, 1754) was a French Canadian military officer. His defeat and killing at the Battle of Jumonville Glen by forces led b...

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Louis Coulon De Villiers (1710 - 1757)

Sieur Louis Coulon de Villiers (17 August 1710 – 2 November 1757) was a French Canadian military officer during the French and Indian War (Seven Years' War). Perhaps his greatest claim to fame...

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Francois Coulon (Chevalier) De Villiers (1712 - 1794)

François Coulon de Villiers (1712 – 22 May 1794) was a French military officer from an influential military family in the French and Indian War and then an influential officer in the Ne...

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Maj. General Seth Pomeroy (Massachusetts Militia) MP (1706 - 1777)

Also thought to be buried in Bridge Street Cemetery, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States (unsupported). --- Seth Pomeroy (May 20, 1706 – February 9, 1777) was an Amer...

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Colonel Nathan Whiting (1724 - 1771)

Nathan Whiting (4 May 1724, Windham, Connecticut – 9 April 1771) was a soldier and merchant in Colonial America. Biography Whiting's parents died while he was a child, and he was raise...

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Maj. Gen. Nathaniel Folsom MP (1726 - 1790)

Nathaniel Folsom (September 28, 1726, Exeter, New Hampshire – May 26, 1790, Exeter, New Hampshire) was an American merchant and statesman. He was a delegate for New Hampshire in the Contin...

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Colonel Joseph Blanchard (1704 - 1758)

Joseph Blanchard (1704-1758) was born in Dunstable, New Hampshire (now Nashua) on February 11, 1704 to Capt. Joseph Blanchard and his wife Abiah Hassell. In 1724 he joined the New Hampshire Militia a...

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Maj. General Phineas Lyman (1716 - 1774)

Phineas Lyman (1716–1774) was a colonial American soldier known for his service in the provincial British army of the French and Indian War. He later led a group of New England veterans of the...

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Admiral Sir Francis Holburne (1704 - 1771)

Admiral Sir Francis Holburne (1704 – 15 July 1771) was a Royal Navy officer who also served as a Member of Parliament. Naval career Francis entered the Navy in 1720 as a volunteer aboa...

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Field Marshal Jeffery Amherst, 1st Baron Amherst KCB MP (1717 - 1797)

Field Marshal Jeffery Amherst, 1st Baron Amherst KCB (sometimes spelled Geoffrey, or Jeffrey, he himself spelled his name as Jeffery) (29 January 1717 – 3 August 1797) served as an officer in ...

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Captain William John Polk II (c.1739 - 1803)

DAR Ancestor #: A090148 Capt. John Polk served in the French and Indian Wars 1760-1766 and the Revolutionary War 1775-1780. He served as a Captain in Col. Francis Locke's regiment at the Battle of ...

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Evan Shelby (1740 - d.)

Evan Shelby remained in "Little Cove" Pennsylvania when the rest of his family moved south. He served as a soldier: 2nd Lieutenant/Ensign - Pennsylvania's Regiment - French and Indian War Captain -...

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Downing Cahoon MP (1738 - d.)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson- Citations- Noted by Historian Josiah Paine as living in Wigwam with Native American Wife in Harwich, - Paines works and knowledge is unmatched by any other historian on Cap...

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Eliphalet Nickerson (1731 - 1790)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson About This Ancestor: Eliphalet served in the French & Indian Wars, having enlisted in Apr. 1759 and was discharged 8 Mar. 1760.(1) He moved to Orrington, ME in 1774 and live...

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Major General William Shepard (c.1737 - c.1817)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of COLONEL. DAR Ancestor # A103164 Added by Elwin C. Nickerson : Major-General William Shepard was born December 1, 1737, and di...

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Samuel Wood MP (1737 - 1800)

Joined his brothers, Thomas and John, in Virginia in 1755. Performed military service under Generals Washington and Braddock, French & Indian War. Nursed sick and wounded soldiers in home after a R...

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Lt. Nathan Hamilton, Continental Soldier of the Line (c.1707 - c.1795)

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Capt. Ebenezer Webster MP (c.1739 - 1806)

DAR Ancestor #: A121226 Ebenezer Webster (1739-1806), was a sturdy frontiersman; when, in 1763, he built his log cabin in the town of Salisbury there was no habitation between him and Canada. He wa...

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Bailey Carter MP (1743 - c.1811)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA. DAR Ancestor # A133083 Bailey Carter was born c.August 1743 in either Spotsyvlania County or Halifax County, Virginia. We know that he lived in Spot...

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Abraham Lakin II MP (1722 - 1796)

He was an early settler, an Indian Fighter and he received wounds which caused him to become lame. Sons Basil and William Lakin were Revolutionary soldiers while his other sons, John, Abraham, 3rd, and...

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Simon Fobes (1722 - 1808)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor # A040694 Was a Captain in the French and Indian War prior to the Revolution. Commissioned by the General...

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Jonathan O'Kelley (1721 - c.1779)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson about my Great Uncle: In 1745 Jonathan was one of 40 soldiers from Yarmouth to be attached to the 7th Massachusetts, Regiment under Col. Shubael Gorham " Gorhams Rangers" at...

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Joseph DeWolf (1719 - 1758)

Joseph De Wolf, born in 1717, lost his life in the battle of Louisberg in 1757 while serving with the colonial army in the French and Indian war.

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Col. William Evelyn Byrd, III MP (1728 - 1777)

Birth: Sep. 6, 1728 Westover (Charles City County) Charles City County Virginia, USA Death: Jan. 1, 1777 Westover (Charles City County) Charles City County Virginia, USA Colonel William Byrd, III of ...

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William Farrar, Sr. MP (1724 - 1788)

William Farrar (son of George Farrar and Judith Jefferson) was born Abt. 1718 in Farrar's Island, Chesterfield Co. Virginia, and died 1788 in Granville Co. North Carolina. Will: January 03, 1788, Granv...

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Col. Shubael Gorham MP (1686 - 1745)

Colonel 7th Massachusetts Regiment- Citations Descendants of Thomas and Anthony Thacher, Allen, D. W., (Independent Printing House, Vineland NJ, 1872), 35. Thacher -Thatcher Genealogy Yarmouth ...

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Brig. Gen. & Judge Joseph Dwight (1703 - 1765)

Downloaded 2010 from Wikipedia, Judge Joseph Dwight (1703–1765) Was born in Hatfield Massachusetts Oct 16th 1703 and died on June 9th 1765. [1] Graduated from Harvard in 1722 [2] [3] and was a...

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Ignatius Cushing, Jr. (1720 - c.1761)

Served in The French and Indain War.

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Commander Seth Harding (1734 - 1814)

Added by Elwin. C. Nickerson About Commander Seth Harding- Harding was born at Eastham, Massachusetts. He went to sea early in his life and commanded several merchant ships during the French and Indian...

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Jacob Harrison (1734 - 1776)

In French & Indian War 1757/8; @ Ft William Henry; in 1st Conn Reg 1775

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Elias Lee (c.1723 - 1795)

Note: (French-Indian War, 7th Company, 3rd Regiment) age 71 years (1607 Society of Colonial Wars 1775)

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Ansel Norton (c.1736 - c.1810)

Served in French and Indian War- 1759-1762

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Barnabas Wixon MP (1663 - 1735)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson- Note Boundries Barnabas Wixon- Added "April 6, 1706. Granted by the town of Eastham to Elisha Higgins (by order of John Paine of sd Eastham in consideration for land convey...

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Joseph Anthony MP (1713 - 1785)

Note: DAR Ancestor #: A002885 . 'The Lineage Book', National Society of Daughters of American Colonists, Vol, 5, p. 252, says Joseph Anthony (1713-85) of Hanover Co., Va., served in French and Indi...

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Capt. Anthony Hampton MP (1715 - 1776)

DAR Ancestor # A050713 Red Flagged: "FUTURE APPLICANTS MUST PROVE CORRECT SERVICE". "Second born son, Anthony, demonstrated ambition and an ability to lead. He farmed, learned surveying, and drilled ...

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Robert Rogers (1731 - 1795)

) Robert Rogers (7 November 1731 – 18 May 1795) was an American colonial frontiersman. Rogers served in the British army during both the French and Indian War and the American Revolution. Duri...

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Col. William Crawford (c.1722 - 1782)

) William Crawford (1732 – 11 June 1782) was an American soldier and surveyor who worked as a western land agent for George Washington. Crawford fought in the French and Indian War and the Ame...

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Major-General Oliver de Lancey MP (1718 - 1785)

) Major-General Oliver De Lancey (1718–1785), also known as Oliver DeLancey and Oliver de Lancey, was a merchant, a Loyalist politician and soldier during the American War of Independence. ...

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Captain James DeLancey (1732 - 1800)

Captain James DeLancey (1732 – 8 April 1800) was born in New York City, the eldest son of New York Lt. Gov. James DeLancey (1703-1760) and grandson of Etienne DeLancey (1663-1741). James was e...

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Colonel John Butler (Butler's Rangers) MP (1728 - 1796)

) John Butler (1728–1796) was a Loyalist who led an irregular militia unit known as Butler's Rangers on the northern frontier in the American Revolutionary War. He led Seneca and Cayuga forces...

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John Cargill, Sr. MP (c.1713 - 1777)

Constable of Brunswick Co, VA March 1739. 2 titles, 12 scalps, heads, French & Indian War, 1749. Captain of the Foot Company in VA 1757. Received grant for 100 acres on Salundy River, SC 1765. Received...

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Barnabas McHenry, Sr. (c.1715 - c.1748)

Barnabas McHenry, Sr. was born 1715 in Ballyreagh Castle, Antrim, North Ireland, and died February 1749/50 in Battle of Fort Necessity Links

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Col. Nathaniel Gist MP (1733 - 1812)

Info added per DARs "Lineage Book of the Charter Members" by Mary S Lockwood and published 1895 stating he was "a colonel and grigadier of the Virginia Line" Sequoyah's father was either white or mix...

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Jonathan Carver MP (1710 - 1780)

Jonathan Carver (April 13, 1710 – January 31, 1780) was an American explorer and writer. He was born in Weymouth, Massachusetts and then moved with his family to Canterbury, Connecticut. He la...

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Major John Burr of Norwalk MP (c.1633 - 1694)

Generation 2b – Major John Burr (1633-1693) Was prominent in the colony Was made a freeman in 1664 Received public office of deputy to the CT General Court (Fairfield) in 1666 and severa...

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Capt. Nathaniel Walcott MP (c.1700 - c.1771)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson: Capt. Nathaniel Woolcott, b. c.1700 Brookfield MA, d. 1771 Brookfield; Action Fort William Henry- granted 60 acres of land at Brookfield in 1718 and received additional gra...

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Capt. Isaac Gale MP (1708 - 1793)

Isaac was a Lieutenant in the French and Indian War in the Military Company of Sutton.. On March 1, 1763 he was appointed by the Gov. of Mass. as Captain of the Militia of the same company. In those da...

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Major James Converse, Esquire MP (c.1645 - 1706)

Gravestone Inscription Here Lyes buried ye body of Major James Convers, Esq., aged 61 years, who departed this life, July ye 8th, 1706. Brief Biography Major James Converse, Esquire, son of Lt. J...

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Sgt. Hiat Young (c.1740 - 1810)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of SERGEANT. DAR Ancestor #: A129803 Added by E. Nickerson- Col. Waits Words: In the winter of 1777-78, the people of Old Fal�...

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Benjamin Wentworth (1734 - 1760)

.Added by Elwin C. Nickerson : Benjamin, died at Stoughton, about 1760. He was a blacksmith. The army records show that there was a Benjamin Wentworth in Gov. Winslow's expedition, in the army of 1755,...

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William Maclay, U.S. Senator (1737 - 1804)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Pennsylvania. DAR Ancestor #: A072950 ) William Maclay (July 20, 1737 – April 16, 1804) was a politician from Pennsylvania during the eighteenth cent...

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Captain Josiah Converse MP (1737 - 1814)

Born in Stafford, Conn., 4 June 1737; died there 25 October 1814; buried at Stafford Street where a headstone marks his grave. He married Elizabeth Lewis and settled at Wilbraham, Mass. Josiah Converse...

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General John Dagworthy (1721 - 1784)

General John Dagworthy, commander of the Sussex County Militia during the Revolutionary War, is regarded as Dagsboro, Delaware's founding father after establishing industry in the area with grist and l...

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William Cross, Jr. MP (c.1733 - 1798)

William Cross was born October 14, 1733 in Lydney, Gloucester, England, and died May 1798 in Roanoke, Botetourt County, Virginia. Burial: Unknown, Cross Family Farm at Roanoke, Virginia. William Cros...

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William Cross, Sr. MP (c.1708 - c.1782)

William Cross was born Abt. 1708 in Lydney, Gloucester, England, and died date unknown. His parents are not known. Married: Elizabeth Woodruff on October 12, 1732 in Lydney, Gloucester, England...

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Lt. Colonel James Rogers (1728 - 1790)

Col. James. Rogers, of King's Rangers, died in Fredericksburgh, Sept., 1790, aged 63 years LTC.James Rogers was an Irish-born soldier. He emigrated to America at a young age and became a frontiersman...

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Richard Rogers (1734 - c.1757)

Elite Rogers Rangers Regiment with his Brothers.

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Lt. Colonel Robert Rogers (1731 - 1795)

) Elite Special Force Rangers were organized in 1756 by Major Robert Rogers, a native of New Hampshire, who recruited nine companies of American colonists to fight for the British during the French a...

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John Gorham, Colonel (1709 - 1752)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson-Harwich, Massachusetts - Formed with his Brother and others North Americas First Every Elite Ranger Troops/ Later to be Combined with Robert Rogers Rangers.Regiment.Born at ...

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Captain Joseph Gorham (1725 - 1790)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson- Captain Joseph Gorham- formed and Trained Harwich, Massachusetts Elite Ranger Regiment Queens Own. Gorhams Rangers- Defeated French at Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia- Elite R...

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Capt. Thomas Cobb (c.1705 - 1779)

added by Elwin C. Nickerson-Captain - Commander Taunton,Massachusetts -Troops in the French and Indian War- Regiment Light Horse A foot.

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James Lusk of South Carolina MP (c.1720 - c.1804)

DAR Ancestor #: A072456 Fought in the French-Indian War. Later fought in the Revolutionary War and was wounded. He was killed by Indians at Butcher's Ford, on the Keewee River, Anderson District, S...

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Lt. Richard Knowles (1688 - c.1769)

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Capt. George Webb (1740 - 1825)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of Captain. DAR Ancestor #: A123768 Added by Elwin C. Nickerson - Commander - Harwich /Barnstable /Massachusetts Troops-General Wa...

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Lt. Samuel Bancroft, Sr. MP (1711 - 1788)

About Lt. Samuel Bancroft (1711-1788) written in 1882: He may be regarded as having been the PATRIARCH OF GRANVILLE as he was the first settler of Granville, Massachusetts first as a frontiersman and...

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Capt Joseph Chandler 1724-1776 (1724 - 1776)

He served in the French and Indian War. Blacksmith by trade. Had a farm at Epping, NH. Highway surveyor in 1763. Parish clerk in 1774. Captain in Rev. war, and died in service of his country at Mt. Ind...

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Major General John Winslow (1703 - 1774)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson about my Ancestor: Major General. John Winslow (1703–1774) who had an outstanding military career as a major general in the British service. He participated in severa...

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Capt. Winslow Warren (1759 - 1791)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson: Killed in Action on the Frontier- Fort Recovery-Mercer County , Ohio. Adjutant to General St. Clair. Nov. 4-1791

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Lt. Col. John Gorham, IV MP (c.1652 - 1716)

John Gorham, or Gowin, of Barnstable. He commanded most of the expeditions of the ‘Whaleboat fleet’ which was of such material assistance in the French and Indian War from 1689-1704, and ...

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Col. Jeduthan Baldwin MP (1732 - 1788)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of COLONEL. DAR Ancestor #: A005286 JEDUTHAN4, Isaac3, Henry2, Henry1 In 1906, by order of the War Department, the Military Rese...

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Maj. Gen. John Thomas MP (1724 - 1776)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of LIEUTENANT GENERAL. DAR Ancestor #: A113076 Added by Elwin Nickerson Ii about my Ancestor: Major General John Thomas Continenta...

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Capt. Silas Nickerson, Jr. MP (c.1740 - 1826)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor # A083743 From his Thomas Rogers Society page: Silas Nickerson II [1],[2] M, d. circa 1826 ...

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Capt. Silas Nickerson MP (c.1713 - c.1793)

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Timothy Sargent MP (1698 - 1769)

Timothy SARGENT was born on 11 MAR 1697/98 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. He died Nov. 27, 1769 and is buried at Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (BOOK SOURCE: "The Colby Family in Ear...

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Jonathan Fairbanks (1666 - 1697)

Grace & Jonathon Fairbanks Memorial Photos Flowers Edit Learn about removing the ads from this memorial... Birth: Oct. 7, 1666 Dedham Norfolk County Massachusetts, USA Death: Sep. 11, 1697 Lancaster ...

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Capt. Gershom Woodworth, Sr. MP (1728 - 1810)

Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A130113 Service: NEW YORK Rank: FIRST LIEUTENANT Birth: 9-16-1728 SALISBURY NEW HAVEN CO CONNECTICUT Death: 5-16-1810 MAYFIELD MONTGOMERY CO NEW YORK ...

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Major General James P. Wolfe (1727 - 1759)

Major General James P. Wolfe (2 January 1727 – 13 September 1759) was a British Army officer, known for his training reforms but remembered chiefly for his victory over the French in Canada. T...

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Gen. Thomas Gage, CIC, North America MP (1719 - 1787)

Thomas Gage (c.1719 – April 2, 1787) was a British general and commander-in-chief of the North American forces from 1763 to 1775 during the early days of the American Revolution. Thomas Gage...

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Sir William Johnson, 1st Baronet MP (1715 - 1774)

William Johnson was born to Christopher Johnson - son of William MacShane and great, great grandson of Sir Turlough mac Henry Ó Néill - in County Meath, Ireland in 1715. The family was ...

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Capt. Ephraim Williams, Jr. MP (1715 - 1755)

Ephraim Williams Jr. (March 7, 1715 [O.S. February 24, 1714] – September 8, 1755) was a soldier from the Province of Massachusetts Bay who was killed in the French and Indian War. He was the ben...

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Adam Prouty MP (1721 - 1793)

Adam was born December 14, 1721 at Scituate, Massachusetts to Isaac Prouty and Elizabeth (Merritt) Prouty. He was their seventh child out of twelve. He was baptized April 21, 1723 at the Second Church ...

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Capt. John Hungerford (1718 - 1787)

French Indian War 12 Co I Regt

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Job (Batts) Bates (1721 - 1795)

Job Bates was a scout in the French and Indian War. Source:

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Col. Philemon Waters, III MP (1734 - 1796)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for SOUTH CAROLINA with the rank of COLONEL. DAR Ancestor # A122245 Colonel Philemon Waters was a native of Virginia, born near the Potomac River, in Prince Willi...

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