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)
  • Baldwin, James (c1750-1810)
  • Patriotic Service: Signer of Association Test - Anne Arundel Co. (MD)
  • Barnet, Philip (1746-1846)
  • Military Service: Militia (PA)
  • Barnhart, Conrad (1750-1828)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA)
  • Beaman, Moses (1757-1842)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA)
  • Bean, Daniel (1757 - after 23 Aug 1832)
  • Military Service: PVT (NH)
  • Beardsley, Ichabod (1767 - 1849)
  • Military Service: PVT (CT)
  • Beasley, Richard (1747-1804)
  • Patriotic Service: 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)
  • Brown, John, Sr. (1703-1791)
  • Patriotic Service: Comm to Draft Instructions for Rep to Provincial Congress (MA)
  • 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)
  • Chapman, Uriah (1733-1816)
  • Civil Service: Justice of the Peace (CT)
  • Cooper, John (1725-1805)
  • Civil Service: Selectman - Croydon (NH)
  • Cox, Michael (1735-1815)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA)
  • Crandall, Gideon (1762-1841)
  • Military Service: PVT (RI)
  • 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)
  • Emery, William Jr. (1751-1829)
  • Civil Service: Constable - Newbury (NH)
    Patriotic Service: Provided place for town meetings - Boscawen (NH)
  • Emmons, James (1761-1839)
  • Military Service: PVT (VA)
  • 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)
  • Gotwals, Adam (c1719-c1795)
  • Patriotic Service: Paid Supply Tax (PA)
  • Griffin, William (1740-1800)
  • Military Service: PVT (NC)
  • Gwinn, David (1745-a1822)
  • Military Service: CPT (VA)
  • 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. (PA)
  • Helffrich, Johann (1739-1810)
  • Patriotic Service: Took Oath of Allegiance (PA)
  • Hemingway, Ebenezer Jr (1740-1831)
  • Military Service: LT (MA)
  • Hill, Tobias (1743-a 1823)
  • Military Service: PVT (MA)
  • Hillman, Samuel (1759-1812)
  • Military Service: PVT (NJ)
  • 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)
  • Hurdle, Robert (c1759-1840)
  • Military Service: PVT (MD) also ENS; Patriotic Service: Oath of Allegiance
  • Jagger, John (1746-1816)
  • Military Service: PVT (NJ)
  • 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)
  • Kilgore, Benjamin (c1740-a1802)
  • Military Service: COL; Patriotic Service: POW (SC)
  • Kirby, James (1751-1819)
  • Military Service: PVT (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)
  • Lee, Zebulon (1758-1848)
  • Military Service: PVT (PA)
  • Lewis, Josiah (1728-1820)
  • Patriotic Service: Furnished supplies (NC)
  • Livers, Arnold (1737-1779)
  • Patriotic Service: Signed Oath of Allegiance (MD)
  • Malone, George Booth (1737-1810)
  • Patriotic Service: Furnished Supplies (VA)
  • Malone, Lewis (c1759-a1819)
  • Patriotic Service: Furnished Supplies (VA)
  • McElroy, Samuel (1745-1807)
  • Patriotic Service: Furnished Supplies (VA)
  • McGehee, Samuel (c1759-1821)
  • Military Service: LT (VA)
  • Melendy, Ebenezer (1757-1813)
  • Military Service: CPL (MA)
  • Miller, Henry Sr. (1727-a1801)
  • Military Service: SOL (VA)
  • Miller, Jonathan (1729-1810)
  • Patriotic Service: Furnished Supplies (CT)
  • Mills, Alexander (1761-1822)
  • Military Service: PVT (CT)
  • Mizell, Edward (1750-1819)
  • Military Service: PVT (NC)
  • Mock, Peter (1742-1817)
  • Military Service: Militia; Patriotic Service: Suffered Depredation (PA)
  • Montgomery, Hugh (1750-1840)
  • Military Service: PVT (NH)
  • Morse, James (1742-1808)
  • Civil Service: Selectman (MA)
  • 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)
  • Peary, Stephen (1759-1837)
  • Military Service: PVT (MA)
  • Pennifield, Thomas (1760-1832)
  • Military Service: PVT (MD); also Marine on the sloop "Porpoise"
  • Pierce, William (1738-1777)
  • Military Service: CPL (CT)
  • Poindexter, Joseph (1736-1826)
  • Military Service: CAPT Militia (VA)
  • Poppleton, Samuel (1751-1832)
  • Military Service: ENS (VT)
  • Power, William (1759-1835)
  • Military Service: CAPT (PA)
  • Ridgaway, James (1750/60-1809)
  • Military Service: Soldier (MD)
  • Ross, William (1752-1796)
  • Patriotic Service: Pilot for Committee of Safety (PA)
  • 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 (PA)
  • Sibley, Elijah (1728-1812)
  • Military Service: PVT (MA)
  • Sinclair, Arthur (1736-1818)
  • Military Service: MG (PA)
  • Slade, Thomas (c1724-c1798)
  • Patriotic Service: Furnished Sundriesfor Military (NC)
  • Smith, Elihu (1734-1830)
  • Military Service: Ensign (CT-VT); Patriotic Service: POW; Assembly Member
  • Smith, Jacob (c1759-1836)
  • Military Service: PVT (VA)
  • Spencer, Oliver (1736-1811)
  • Military Service: COL; Patriotic Service: Provided Supplies (NJ)
  • 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)
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  • Tanner, David (1748-1800)
  • Military Service: PVT (DE)
  • Teal, Edward (1737-1820)
  • Military Service: CAPT (MD)
  • Temple, Samuel (c1762-1853)
  • Military Service: PVT (VA)
  • 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)
  • Weekley, Thomas (1754-1839)
  • Military Service: PVT (MD)
  • Weikert, George (1760-1823)
  • Military Service: PVT; Patriotic Service: Paid Supply Tax (PA)
  • Wetherbee, David (1747-1812)
  • Military Service: PVT; LT; CAPT (NJ)
  • White, Samuel (1755-1814)
  • Military Service: PVT (MD)
  • Whitley, William (1749-1813)
  • Military Service: PVT (VA)
  • 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)