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American Revolution (the British side)

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  • Lieutenant-General Sir John Moore, KB (1761 - 1809)
    LIEUTENANT-GENERAL SIR JOHN MOORE Lieutenant-General Sir John Moore is the son of Doctor John Moore and his wife Jean Simson. He was born on 13 November 1761 and his baptism was registered on 16 Nove...
  • John Kane (1734 - 1808)
    John Kane was a Tory in the American Revolution and his house in Pawling, New York was occupied by George Washington during the war. The house is now the property of historical society.
  • Col. George Wray (1728 - 1804)
    George Wray was born in England in 1728, and settled in New York during the French and Indian War. On June 21,1765, he married Catharina Ten Broeck (b.1737), with whom he had at least three children: J...
  • Samuel Doughty, Loyalist (1697 - 1791)
    Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via father Charles Doughty by SmartCopy : Oct 25 2015, 8:35:49 UTC
  • John Knight (deceased)
    • guide for the troops of Sir William Howe

Scope of Project

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

Links and References

• 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