Benjamin Kilgore, Capt.

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About Benjamin Kilgore, Capt.

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, Capt.'s Timeline

1740
1740
Chambersburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
1765
May 29, 1765
Age 25
PA
1765
Age 25
Spartanburg, Spartanburg, SC, USA
1770
1770
Age 30
Scott, Virginia, United States
1776
1776
Age 36
Greenville, South Carolina, USA
1776
Age 36
SC, USA
1802
September 6, 1802
Age 62
Livingston, Rockcastle, KY, USA
1802
Age 62
Ireland