Lt. John Cleveland ('Devil John') [Colonial Militia]

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Lt. John Cleveland

Also Known As: "Devil John Cleveland"
Birthdate: (42)
Birthplace: Culpeper, Culpeper County, Colony of Virginia, British Colonial America
Death: 1810 (42)
Franklin County, Georgia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Colonel Benjamin Cleveland (North Carolina militia) and Mary Cleveland
Husband of Catherine Cleveland
Father of Benjamin Cleveland Cleveland; Eliza Cleveland and Mary Graves Franklin
Brother of Absalom Cleveland
Half brother of Jemima Wyly

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About Lt. John Cleveland ('Devil John') [Colonial Militia]

During the American Revolution, John Cleveland, as a lieutenant at the Battle of Kings Mountain, earned the nickname "Devil John" for his fearlessness in battle.

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Lt. John Cleveland ('Devil John') [Colonial Militia]'s Timeline

1768
1768
Culpeper, Culpeper County, Colony of Virginia, British Colonial America
1781
1781
Age 13
1785
1785
Age 17
Cherokee County, Georgia, United States
1792
1792
Age 24
1810
1810
Age 42
Franklin County, Georgia, United States