Our Patriots

Our chapter members are descendants of men and women who risked their lives and fortunes during the American Revolution. They served in various capacities promoting the cause of American Independence during the war. We are proud of these brave patriots.

  • Anderson, Garland (1742-1811)
  • Patriotic Service: Delegate to Continental Congress (VA)
  • Austin, Elizabeth (1737-1803)
  • Patriotic Service: Furnished Supplies (SC)
  • Baldwin, James (c1750-1810)
  • Patriotic Service: Signer of Association Test - Anne Arundel Co., MD
  • Barnet, Philip (1746-1846)
  • Military Service: Militia (PA)
  • Beaman, Moses (1757-1842)
  • Military: PVT (PA)
  • Bean, Daniel (1757 - after 23 Aug 1832)
  • Military: NH
  • Beardsley, Ichabod (1767 - 1849)
  • Military: PVT (CT)
  • Beasley, Richard (1747-1804)
  • Patriotic: Furnished material aid - VA
  • Bell, George (c1734-1816)
  • Military Service: CPT (PA)
  • Berry, John William (1743-1790)
  • Military Service: PVT (VA)
  • Bonham, Zedekiah (1762-1835)
  • Military Service: PVT (NJ)
  • Brown, Adam (1742-1828)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA)
  • Bunnell, Benjamin (1742-1814)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA); Patriotic Service: Signed Oath of Allegiance - Smithfield township, PA
  • Bunnell, Solomon (1705-1779)
  • Patriotic Service: Signed Oath of Allegiance - Northampton Co., PA
  • Burr, John (1726-1788)
  • Military Service: LT (CT)
  • Burr, Reuben (1752-1827)
  • Patriotic Service: Committee to take care of soldiers’ families (CT)
  • Burroughs, David (1750-1828)
  • Military Service: PVT (MA)
  • Cabell, Nicholas (1750-1803)
  • Military Service: COL (VA)
  • Cooper, John (1725-1805)
  • Civil Service: Selectman - Croydon, NH
  • Cregar, Adam (1738-1805)
  • Military Service: ENS (MD)
  • Crump, Benjamin (1729 - 1816)
  • Military: SGT (VA)
  • Cryder, Michael (1742-1816)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA)
  • Curtiss, Joshua (1731-1814)
  • Patriotic Service: Paid substitute - Hartford Co., CT
  • Curtiss, Simeon (1760-1809)
  • Patriotic Service: Teamster and Cook (CT)
  • Cushman, Isaiah, Sr. (1730-1818)
  • Civil Service: Selectman and Moderator (MA); Patriotic Service: Committees of Safety, Corres., Inspection (MA)
  • Davis, Steven (1750-1810)
  • Patriotic Service: Signed petition - Hanover, VA
  • Davis, William (1761-1849)
  • Military: PVT (KY)
  • DeForest, Abraham (1749-1847)
  • Military: ENS; PVT; ORDLSGT (NJ)
  • Dinsmore, James
  • Military Service: PVT (GA)
  • Dodge, Josiah (1745-cc1820)
  • Patriotic Service: signed Association Test Amherst NH
  • Duryea, John (1752-1836)
  • Military Service: PVT (NY); Patriotic Service: Confined at Sugar House Prison (NY)
  • Eichelberger, George (1739-1780)
  • Military Service: militia DepQM Gen (PA);
    Patriotic Service: Committee of Correspondence - York Co., PA
  • Emmons, James (1761-1839)
  • Military Service: PVT (VA)
  • Emery, William Jr. (1751-1829)
  • Civil Service: Constable - Newbury, NH
    Patriotic Service: Provided place for town meetings - Boscawen, NH
  • Farr, Salmon (1757-1838)
  • Military Service: CPL (VT)
  • Foster, Silas (1747-1800)
  • Military Service: SGT (MA)
  • Francisco, Michael (1763-1848)
  • Military Service: PVT (NY)
  • Galphin, George (1709-1780)
  • Civil Service: Commissioner of Indian Affairs ; Patriotic Service: Continential Congress (SC)
  • Gerry, Elbridge (1744-1814)
  • Patriotic Service: Signer of Declaration of Independence (MA)
  • Griffin, William (1740-1800)
  • Military Service: PVT (NC)
  • Gruss, Philip (1722-a 1804)
  • Military Service: Soldier (NC)
  • Gwinn, Samuel (1752-1839)
  • Military Service: Spy/Scout (VA)
  • Hall, Edward (1727-1807)
  • Civil Service: Selectman - Croydon, NH
  • Hall, Isaac (1735-1796)
  • Military Service: CAPT (CT)
  • Hall, James (1757-1835)
  • Military Service: PVT (NH)
  • Hall, John (1765-1834)
  • Military Service: SC
  • Hallmark, George (1740-1809)
  • Patriotic Service: Drover, Butcher (VA)
  • Hamman, Phillip (1753-1832)
  • Military Service: PVT (VA)
  • Hammer, Henry (1759-1841)
  • Military Service: PVT & drummer (VA)
  • Hardy, Benjamin (1732-p1793)
  • Patriotic Service: Rendered Material Aid (NC)
  • Hardy, Nicholas (1742 - after 1800)
  • Civil Service: Selectman, Treasurer - Springfield NH
  • Haymond, William (1740-1821)
  • Military Service: CAPT (VA)
  • Haynes, Henry (1727-1795)
  • Patriotic Service: Took oath of allegiance - Berks Co.
  • Hemingway, Ebenezer Jr (1740-1831)
  • Military Service: LT (MA)
  • Hill, Samuel (1759-1812)
  • Military Service: PVT (NJ)
  • Hill, Tobias (1743-a 1823)
  • Military Service: PVT (MA)
  • Hillman, Samuel (1759-1812)
  • Military Service: PVT (NJ)
  • Hoffman, John (1760-1832)
  • Military Service: Svc Unlisted by NSDAR (NC)
  • Hough, Jacob (c1747-c1803)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA)
  • Humphries, Joseph (1745-1811)
  • Patriotic Service: Took charge of Public Wagons (GA)
  • Hunter, John (1737-1796)
  • Military Service: CAPT (VA) also ENS; Civil Service: Justice of the Peace (VA) ; Patriotic Service: Furnished supplies (VA)
  • Jeffress, Thomas (1761-1822)
  • Military Service: Soldier (VA)
  • Johnston, Thomas (1760-1825)
  • Military Service: Soldier (GA)
  • Jones, Peter (1758-1820)
  • Military Service: LT (PA)
  • Kent, Absalom (1752-1839)
  • Military Service: PA
  • Kirby, James (1751-1819)
  • Military Service: PVT (SC)
  • Kilgore, Benjamin (c1740-a1802)
  • Military Service: COL; Patriotic Service: POW (SC)
  • Koen, John (1757-1840)
  • Military Service: SGT/Drummer (NC); Patriotic Service: Prisoner of war
  • Koiner, Michael (1720-1796)
  • Patriotic Service: Paid Supply Tax (PA)
  • Lacey, Philemon (1725-1808)
  • Patriotic Service: Furnished supplies (NC)
  • Land, John
  • Military Service: CAPT (SC)
  • Layton/Leighton, John (c1748-1818)
  • Military Service: ENS; Patriotic Service: Furnished Supplies (VA)
  • Lewis, Josiah (1728-1820)
  • Patriotic Service: Furnished supplies (NC)
  • Lineberger, Lewis (1740-1782)
  • Patriotic Service: Signed Oath of Allegiance (NC)
  • Livers, Arnold (1737-1779)
  • Patriotic Service: Signed Oath of Allegiance (MD)
  • Lopez, Gabriel (c 1740-c 1795)
  • Patriotic Service: LA
  • Malone, George Booth (1737-1810)
  • Patriotic Service: Furnished Supplies (VA)
  • Malone, Lewis (c1759-a1819)
  • Patriotic Service: Furnished Supplies (VA)
  • McGehee, Samuel (c1759-1821)
  • Military Service: LT (VA)
  • McElroy, Samuel (1745-1807)
  • Patriotic Service: Furnished Supplies (VA)
  • Melendy, Ebenezer (1757-1813)
  • Military Service: CPL (MA)
  • Miller, Henry Sr. (1727-a1801)
  • Military Service: SOL (VA)
  • Mills, Alexander (1761-1822)
  • Military Service: PVT (CT)
  • Mizell, Edward (1750-1819)
  • Military Service: PVT (NC)
  • Montfort, Lawrence (1753-1830)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA); Patriotic Service: Paid Supply Tax
  • Montgomery, Hugh (1750-1840)
  • Military Service: PVT (NH)
  • Munro, Nathan (1730-1806)
  • Military Service: SGT (MA)
  • Myrrick, James (1732-1778)
  • Military Service: CAPT (MA)
  • Owens, James (1748-1797)
  • Military Service: PVT (MD)
  • Paige, Asa Whitcomb (1756-1819)
  • Military Service: CPL (VT)
  • Patterson, William (1733-1818)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA)
  • Peckham, Joseph (1735-1812)
  • Military Service: LT (RI)
  • Pennifield, Thomas (1760-1832)
  • Military Service: PVT (MD); also Marine on the sloop "Porpoise"
  • Poindexter, Joseph (1736-1826)
  • Military Service: CAPT Militia (VA)
  • Ridgaway, James (1750/60-1809)
  • Military Service: Soldier (MD)
  • Russell, Hezekiah (1745-1823)
  • Military Service: PVT (CT)
  • Ryder, Kimbal (1750-1834)
  • Military Service: SGT (MA)
  • Secor, Isaac (1739-1810)
  • Military Service: PVT (NY)
  • Sheffield, West
  • Military Service: (GA)
  • Shipman, James (1751-1844)
  • Military Service: CAPT (NC)
  • Shook, Jacob (1749-1839)
  • Military Service: PVT (NC)
  • Shriner, Michael (1749-1827)
  • Military Service: PVT
  • Sibley, Elijah (1728-1812)
  • Military Service: PVT (MA)
  • Sinclair, Arthur (1736-1818)
  • Military Service: MG (PA)
  • Smith, Henry (c1715-p1785)
  • Patriotic Service: Paid for Services Rendered (VA)
  • Smith, Jacob (c1759-1836)
  • Military Service: PVT (VA)
  • Smith, Peter (1761-1838)
  • Military Service: PVT (NC)
  • Stevens, Ephraim (1730-1806)
  • Military Service: SGT (MA)
  • Stockwell, William (1742-1810)
  • Military Service: PVT (MA)
  • Story, Elisha (1743-1805)
  • Military Service: Physician or Surgeon (MA)
  • Sublett, Benjamin (1733-a1816)
  • Military Service: PVT, CPL (VA)
  • Swan, Joseph Jr (1758-1800)
  • Military Service: CPL (CT)
  • Syng, Philip, Jr. (1703-1789)
  • Patriotic Service: Signed Oath of Allegiance (PA)
  • Teal, Edward (1737-1820)
  • Military Service: CAPT (MD)
  • Templin, James (c1750-p1812)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA)
  • Thomas, Elias (1747 - 1820)
  • Military Service: PVT, Scout (VT); Patriotic Service (VT)
  • Tobias, George (c1747-a1790)
  • Patriotic Service: Paid Supply Tax (PA)
  • Tolman, Benjamin (1745-1820)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA)
  • Topper, Andrew (1747-1831)
  • Military Service: CAPT (PA)
  • Town, William (c1732-1811)
  • Civil Service: Assessor, Treasurer, Safety Committee - Royalston, MA
  • Van Brocklin, Stephen (1758-1811)
  • Military Service: PVT (NJ)
  • Vincent, John (1709-1801)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA)
  • Waldron, Peter (1720-1785)
  • Military Service: NY Militia
  • Warren, Isaac (a1745-1778)
  • Military Service: CAPT (MA)
  • Weed, Charles (1751-1832)
  • Military Service: LT (MA)
  • Wetherbee, David (1747-1812)
  • Military Service: PVT; LT; CAPT (NJ)
  • White, Samuel (1755-1814)
  • Military Service: PVT (MD)
  • Willard, Elias (1734-1813)
  • Military Service: LT (MD)
  • Williams, Osborn (1752-1819)
  • Military Service: LT (MD); also ENS
  • Williams, Thomas (1748-1785)
  • Military Service: LTC (MD); Patriotic Service: Committee of Safety
  • Wolcott, John (1759-1824)
  • Patriotic Service: Signed Petition for Arms & Ammunition (PA)
  • Worcester, Francis, IV (1758-1800)
  • Military Service: PVT (NH)
  • Worrell, James (1732-1802)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA)
  • Wright, Thomas (1740-1787)
  • Patriotic Service: Signed Oath of Allegiance (MD)
  • Yingst, Henry (1736-p1810)
  • Military Service: PS PVT (PA)