Our Patriot Ancestors

Our Patriot Ancestors

Below is a listing of the Patriots of our members Patriots, the state they served, and their service. See glossary below.  

Abel, Edmund MD, PS Faris, Alexander SC, PVT Myers, George  PA, PVT
Abel, Robert  MD, PS Foster, William  VA, PVT Noble, Nehemiah  CT, PVT
Abel, Samuel  MD, MAJ CS PS Fowler, Amos  CT, CPL Otis, Stephen  CT, PS
Abel, Samuel  MD, PS Geassarr, George  NJ, PS Park, Thomas  NC, SOL
Allen, Job  NJ, CAPT PS Gile, John  NH, LT CS PS Pate, Matthew  VA, LT PS
Amsden, Abraham  MA, PVT Glenn, Hugh PA, PS Pettibone, Samuel  CT, PVT PS
Anderson, David  SC, STAFFOF PS Groesbeck, Nicholas  NY, PVT Pierce, William  MA, PS
Armstrong, James  NJ, STAFFOF Groff, Martin  PA, LT Pinney, Martin  CT, SGT
Atkinson, Thomas  GA, PVT Hagar, Aaron  MA, PVT Pitchford, Daniel  VA, PVT
Ball, Ebenezer , Sr, MA, PVT Hamilton, Henry  VA, PVT Poindexter, Joseph  VA, CAPT
Barton, Kimber  VA, PVT Hammersly, John  PA, CPL Prior, David VA, PVT
Bates, William  VA, PS Hampton, John  VA, PS Quick, Jacob , Jr, NJ, PVT
Baxter, John  PA, PVT Harkness, John MA, PVT Quick, Jacob , Sr, NJ, PS
Beckwith, Jason  CT, PVT Harrington, Philemon NC, PS Rankin, Isaac  VA, SOL
Beckwith, John  CT, CS Hart, John  NJ, PS  SDI Rice, Zachariah  PA, PVT PS
Benton, Joseph , Jr, MD, PVT Hartman, Jacob  PA, PVT Rich, Thatcher  MA, PS
Blair, John  NC, PS Hartman, John  PA, PS Richardson, George  VA, PVT
Blank, Christopher PA, PS Hastings, Nathaniel MA, PVT Robertson, Hugh  NC, SOL
Blank, Peter PA, PVT Haynes, Henry  VA, PS Robinson, Hanse  MA, MAJ
Bowles, Gideon  VA, PS Haynes, William  VA, PS Ruggles, Edward , Jr, MA, PVT
Boyer, Conrad  PA, PVT PS Hench, John , Jr, PA, LT Sanford, William  NJ, PVT
Boyer, John PA, PS Hench, John , Sr, PA, PS Sawyer, James  NY, STAFFOF
Brandenburg, Mathias  VA, PS Hisky, Michael PA, PVT PS Seeger, John  PA, PVT
Bright, Charles NC, PS Holcomb, Richard  NJ, PVT Seidel, John PA, PS
Brown, Jonathan  NY, ENS Holt, Jonathan  MA, PVT Serviss, Philip  NJ, LT PS
Bryant, David  NJ, PVT Hough, Frederick  PA, PVT Sherrill, Lewis  NC, SOL
Bryant, Hannah  NJ, PS Howard, Daniel  CT, ENS Sleeper, David NH, PS
Bryant, Isaac  MA, PVT Irwin, Robert  NC, COL PS Smith, Jedediah  CT, SOL
Bryant, Simeon  NJ, PS Jenner, Stephen  VT, PVT Smith, John  CT, PVT
Bryner, John  PA, PVT Johnson, Robert VA, PVT Smith, Robinson  NH, PVT
Burgess, Benajah  CT, SOL Johnson, William  VA, PS Snyder, Daniel , Jr, PA, PVT
Burgess, John , Sr, CT, PS Keeley, John  PA, PS Snyder, Daniel , Sr, PA, CAPT
Butterfoss, Daniel  NJ, SOL PS Keeley, Valentine  PA, PS Stewart, Nathan  CT, PVT
Candler, William  GA, COL Kelsey, John  VA, SOL Stewart, William  CT, PVT
Carter, Thomas  PA, PVT Kelsey, John , Jr, VA, SOL Steyer, Nicholas PA, PVT PS
Champlin, William  CT, CAPT Ketchum, Joseph , Jr, NY, STAFFOF Stout, John  NJ, PS
Chappell, Jonathan  CT, CS PS Kitchell, Abraham  NJ, PS Stout, Moses  NJ, SGT
Clark, Robert  CT, PVT Lane, Lambert  VA, PVT Stovall, Josiah  NC, PS
Clement, William  NC, LT Larkin, John  RI, PS Stover, Jacob  PA, PVT
Close, Ernst  PA, PVT PS Lazell, William  VT, PVT Swan, John , Jr, PA, CAPT
Close, Jacob PA, NONCOM Lewis, John  VA, SGT Swan, John , Sr, PA, PS
Comingo, Henry  PA, PVT Light, John  PA, PS Tousley, William , Jr, VT, NONCOM
Conklin, Stephen , Sr, NJ, SGT PS Lightner, Nathaniel  PA, PS Tousley, William , Sr, VT, PVT
Craven, Thomas  PA, SOL Lindemuth, John , Jr, PA, COL CS PS Trautman, William PA, PS
Crockett, Anthony  VA, LT Lindemuth, John , Sr, PA, SOL Trim, Ezra  NY, PVT
Davis, Daniel , Jr, CT, CAPT Livengood, Jacob PA, CAPT Turner, James VA, PS
De Long, John  PA, PVT PS Mack, Hezekiah  CT, PVT Tuttle, Timothy  CT, ENS
De Moss, Peter  VA, PVT Matteson, George  RI, PVT PS Valentine, Ananias/annanias  NY, PVT
De Witt, Barnet  NJ, PVT Matteson, Hezekiah CT, PS Van Meter, Jacob  VA, PS
Devin, William , Sr, VA, CS PS Matteson, Josiah  VT, PVT Vance, Robert  VA, CAPT
Diefenbaugh, Adam  PA, PS Matthews, James  NC, SOL Wathen, Leonard MD, SOL
Diefenbaugh, John PA, PVT Mcclaren, Daniel  SC, CAPT Wells, Thomas  CT, PVT Matr
Dill, Matthew  PA, COL Mccoy, John  VA, CAPT West, Clement  NY, PVT
Dreibelbis, Martin  PA, PS Mead, Robert  VA, PS Wheeler, Thomas  VA, PS
Duncan, George  NC, PVT Mentzer, Abel  PA, SOL PS Wiley, John  NH, PVT PS
Dunton, John  MA, LT Miller, Benjamin  NJ, PVT Wisler, Godfrey PA, PVT
Dyckman, John  PA, CAPT Moore, John  NY, PVT Wood, John  NY, PVT
Dyer, Samuel  VA, PS Morgan, James , Jr, CT, PVT Wood, Solomon  NC, CAPT CS PS
Eisenhard, Andrew  PA, PVT Morris, Solomon  CT, SOL Wooley, Abraham  NJ, PS
Eldredge, Jehosaphat  CT, PS Morrow, Robert  NC, PS Yeomans, Benjamin  NJ, CAPT WGM
Ensign, Elijah  MA, SOL Musgrove, Samuel  PA, PVT Yohn, John  PA, ENS PS
 
      State Glossary                   Service Glossary
CT - Connecticut  CAPT — Captain
DE - Delaware  COL — Colonel
GA - Georgia  CPL — Corporal
MD - Maryland  CS — Civil Service
MA - Massachusetts  ENS — Ensign
NH - New Hampshire  LT — Lieutenant
NJ - New Jersey  1LT — First Lieutenant
NY - New York  MAJ — Major
NC - North Carolina  NONCOM — Non-commissioned Officer
PA - Pennsylvania  POW—Prisoner of War
RI - Rhode Island  PS — Patriotic Service
SC - South Carolina  PVT — Private
VT - Vermont  S.D.I. - Signer of the Declaration of Independence
VA - Virginia  SGT — Sergeant
   SGT MAJ — Sergeant Major
   SOL — Soldier
  STAFFOF – Staff Officer
  WGM- Wagon Master

 

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