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American Revolution (the British side)

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  • Alexander Morrison (1717 - 1805)
    Alexander Morrison, physician, author, and Loyalist, was born at Skinidin, Isle of Skye, Scotland. His father was descended from a long line of Highland Scottish physicians; his mother was the daught...
  • John Moore (c.1753 - c.1781)
    John Moore, Loyalist officer, was born in Tryon (now Lincoln) County. His father was Moses Moore, a native of Carlisle, England, who, after migrating to Virginia in 1745 and marrying a Miss Winston f...
  • Major William Mills, Loyalist (1746 - 1834)
    Major William Mills born 10 November 1746 in James River, Va., died 10 November 1834 in Edneyville Twp, Buncombe County (now Henderson), NC. He married ELEANOR "NELLY" MORRIS 12 October 176...
  • Col. Ambrose Mills, Loyalist to the Crown, Revolutionary War (1722 - 1780)
    See the very thorough report by Elizabeth Shown Mills here: : AMBROSE MILLS, b. by 1721, possibly the child of that name bapt. 7 October 1719, Tiverton in Devon; married, c1745, Mourning Stone, and c...
  • George Micklejohn (c.1717 - 1818)
    George Micklejohn, Anglican clergyman in colonial North Carolina, was probably a native of Berwick-upon-Tweed in the north of England, but no details of his family or early life have been found nor i...

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A list of participants (on both sides) is included in the linked document:

Military leadership in the American Revolutionary War

Most of us think of the American Revolution just concentrated on what became the continental U.S., but the Caribbean-West Indies plays a major part! At the end of the war, quite a few Blacks who fought with the British were transferred to Caribbean islands.

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Military and Militia Units

• The Revolutionary War in the Hackensack Valley ~ The Jersey Dutch and the Neutral Ground - Adrien C. Leiby (1962) (1980) (1992) ISBN: 0-8135-0898-3

• Father Knickerbocker Rebels ~ New York City During the Revolution - Thomas Jefferson Wertenbacker (1948)

Confiscation of Property in Pennsylvania