Needham Bryan Whitfield, Sr.

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Needham Bryan Whitfield, Sr.

Birthdate: (54)
Birthplace: White Hall, Wayne County, NC, USA
Death: April 6, 1812 (54)
Seven Springs, Wayne, NC, USA
Place of Burial: Seven Springs, Wayne, NC, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of William Whitfield, II and Rachel Whitfield
Husband of Lucy Louisa Hatch; Elizabeth Whitfield; Sally Whitfield (Watkins) and Penelope Whitfield
Father of Lucy Wooten (Whitfield); Needham Whitfield, Jr.; Rachel Bryan; Sarah Catherine Whitfield; William Whitfield and 6 others
Brother of William Whitfield; Elizabeth Smith-Campbell (Whitfield); Sarah Green (Whitfield); Martha Lett; Bryan W. Whitfield, Capt., R.S. and 5 others
Half brother of Robert Whitfield

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About Needham Bryan Whitfield, Sr.

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor # A124686

Needham Whitfield, Sr. and his brother William Whitfield were in the battle of "Moore 's Creek Bridge." Needham was the Clerk to Col. Casswell, who commanded the Patriots. William was a private in the Light Horse; he and his brother-in-law, Daniel Williams, took prisoner General McDonald, Commander of the Tories; William and Needham Whitfield also took prisoner in the same battle Farquhard Campbell. After the war was over, Farquhard Campbell married Elizabeth "Betsy" Smith (Whitfield) widow of Alexander Smith and sister of the captors. By his wife Elizabeth "Betsy" Smith (Whitfield), Farquhard Campbell had three sons, James, William and Robert. Robert Campbell married Flora Rogers, daughter of Gen. Benjamin Rogers who fought against the British in South Carolina along with Gen Francis "Swamp Fox" Marion.

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Needham Bryan Whitfield, Sr.'s Timeline

February 20, 1758
White Hall, Wayne County, NC, USA
November 18, 1783
Age 25
March 24, 1785
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June 21, 1789
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