Our Patriot Ancestors

If found in the list below,

ADC = Aide-de-Camp   Mil = Militia
PS = Patriotic Service   CS = Civil Service
BGen = Brigadier General   PNSR = Pensioner
Ens = Ensign   Fif = Fifer
Chp = Chaplain   WPNSR = Wife who received pension
S.D.I. = Signer of The Declaration of Independence   Ordl = Orderly
CL = Continental Line   # = Spouse from whom member is descended
Sol = Soldier (no details known)   MM = Minute Man
DR = Physician    


James Alexander PVT (PA, NC) James Glass PVT (SC & PA) James Overstreet LT (VA)
Holbert Allison SOL, PS (VA) Samuel Goode II PS (VA) Samuel Packwood PVT (VA)
Benjamin Anderson 1LT (VA) Samuel Grier PVT (PA) Nathaniel Parker PVT (MA)
Peter Andreas SGT (PA) Samuel Gwinn SOL PS (VA) Jeremiah Pate CAPT (VA)
Elisha Baldwin PVT (NY) Henry Haas PVT (PA) Samuel Peabody PVT (MA)
John Ball CAPT (VA) Jonas Hadley PVT (MA) Benjamin Phipps  PVT (VA & SC)
William Ball CAPT (VA) Benjamin Harrison COL (VA) Shadrach Pierce, Jr. CPL (MA)
William Barnhill CS, PS (NC) Joshua Headley PS (PA) James Purdy COL (PA)
Benjamin Beall, Sr. LT (MA) Bernard Hendricks PS (VA) James Quinn CPL (VA)
Marsham Belt PS (MD) Isaiah Hersey, Sr.  PVT (MA) Richard Quinn, Sr. PS (VA)
Benjamin Birdwell PVT (NC) Zadock Hersey NONCOM (MA) George Ray SMN (VA)
George Birdwell CS (VA) Joshua Hobbs PS (MD) Benjamin Redmond PVT (MD)
Rebecca Bryan Boone PS (VA) John Holman PVT (VA) Joseph Rhoades/Rhodes PVT (PA)
Christopher Burkhart PS (MD) Samuel Holt PVT (NH) John Robinett SOL (VA)
Christopher Bustin PS (VA) Simon Hornbeck PS (VA) Stephen Russell CAPT PS (MA)
John Cartwright PVT (PA) Otis Howe CS, PS  (NH) Malaechia Seeger PVT (NY)
George Cathey CAPT (NC) Tilly Howe SGT (NH) David Shawhan PVT (PA, MD)
Jonathan Chandler PVT (MA) Hezekiah Howell, Sr. PS (NY) Michael Shover PS (PA)
Micajah Clark, Sr. PS (VA) Ephraim January PVT (PA) Parish Simms SOL (NC)
Abraham Comegys, Sr. PVT (MD) Peter January PS (VA) Peter Slater MATR (MA)
 Adam Conrad PVT (NY) Loomis Kellogg PVT (MA) David Smith PVT (PA)
John Cook PVT (VA) James Kennedy LT (VA) Eleazer Spaulding 1LT (MA)
Dennis Copeland PS (NC) Leonard Krauss SOL (VA) John Staton PS (VA)
Samuel Crawford SOL, PS (VA) Simon Lawrence PVT (MA) Ebenezer Stevens LT (MA)
Thomas Cross PS (MD) Welcome Lincoln PVT (MA) Charles Swearingen COL PS (MD)
Ebenezer Cushing PVT, PS (MA) William Long CAPT (VA) Samuel Terrell PS (NH)
Francis Cybert, Jr. CS (NC) Peter Lyon PVT PS (VA) Shadrack Turner PS (VA)
William Dale PVT (VA) John Major SOL (VA) John Vickery PVT (NC)
William Dawes, Jr. MAJ, PS (MA) Thomas Martin PS (VA) Marmaduke Vickery PS (NC)
Arthur Dennis SGT (MA) William McClanahan CAPT (VA) Henry Watterson CAPT PS (VA)
John Dent LT (VA) Andrew McConnell PVT (PA) Ebenezer White DR (NY)
Mathusalim Du Bois PS, ENS (NY) Dewalt Mechlin ENS (PA) Theophilus Wilder, Jr. CAPT PS (MA)
Josiah Eanes PVT (VA) David Mims, Sr. PS (VA) Theophilus Wilder, Sr. PVT (MA) 
John Evans COL, CS (VA) David Minear PVT PS (VA) Thomas Wilmot PVT (CT)
Samuel Ferguson ENS, PS (VA) John Mitchell PVT (VA) William Withers LT (VA)
John Ferrier PVT (PA) William Moore CS CAPT (NC) Obediah Wood PVT (NC)
Levi Folsom PVT, PS (NH) Achilles Moorman PS (VA) John Woolsey NONCOM (CT)
Phillip W. Fox PS (NY) Andrew Moorman PS (VA) Daniel Wright PVT (NY & MA)
John Martin Fritts PS (PA) Hugh Nickerson PVT (MA) Earl Wright PVT (NY)
Moses Fussell PS (NC) James Norvell PS (VA) Adam Zumwalt PS PVT (VA)
Richard Gentry PVT (VA) Jean Baptiste Ortes (LA) PS Jacob Zumwalt PVT (VA)