Our Patriot Ancestors

Canada
Louis Gosselin, Canada, LT

France

Benedict Francis Van Pradelles, FR, LT

Connecticut
Joseph Abbott, LCOL
Solomon Avery, PS
Joseph Chandler, PVT
Jonathan Cressy, PVT
Frederick Eveland, SGT
Thomas Foster, CS PS
Adoniram Grant, PS
Lewis Hart, TRMM AJ
Ashbel Hollister, PS PVT
John M Saunders, PS PVT
Hope Lothrop, PS Capt
Isaac Parker, SGT
Richard Ransom, CAPT
Jonathan Taylor, SGT
Levi Trumbull, PS
Luther Trumbull, Sol
Smith Weed, CMSRY
Robert Whitcomb, SGT
Francis Wilcox, PVT
Andrew Winchester, PS PVT
Richard Winchester, PVT
Joseph Woodworth, PVT

Delaware
Jacob Burton, PVT


Georgia

Alexander Douglass (& NC), SOL, PS

John Austin, GA, SOL


Massachusetts

Samuel Ackley, PVT
John Adams, SDI PS
Aaron Bird,  Jr, DRM
Eliphalet Cheney, PVT
John Croft, CPL
Jason Damon, PVT
Asa Danforth, Capt
Eliphalet Day, PS
Elijah Dwight, CAPT
John Garfield, PVT
Jesse Guild, PVT
Brian Hall, LT
Thomas Hoadley, PVT
Orsamus Holmes, MA & VT, PVT PS
Philip Lee, PVT
Constant Macomber, PVT
Samuel Marshall, 1LT
Isaac Melvin, CPL
Thomas Moore, PVT
Henry Morrill, COL
Hugh Mulloy, LT
Stephen Penniman, MAJ
Edmund Rathburn, PVT
Noah Tiffany, SGT
Edward Turner, LT


Maryland
William Coe, PS
James Downing, SOL PS
John C Lindsey, SGT
Kidd Morsell, PS
Philip D Maroney, CAPT
James Sargent, Jr, PS
Nicholas Slade, PS
Benedict Swope, PS
John Talbot, CAPT
Michael Trout, PS

North Carolina
William Bertram, PVT
Alexander Blackshear, PS
John Boreland, PS
John Braley, CS
John Cade, PS SOL
Alexander Clark, CAPT CS PS
William Clark, CS PS

North Carolina cont.

Peter Curtis, PVT MUS
Azariah Doty, PVT
William Frank, CS PS
John Hunt, PVT
James Jeffery, PS
Darling Jones, PVT
Rowland Judd, CS
Thomas Lindley, PS
John Sloss, PS
William Talbot, Sol
Samuel Truss, LT PS
Richard Vernon, CAPT
Samuel Woods, CAPT
Solomon Yeomans, PVT

New Hampshire
Constant Barney, PS PVT
Nathaniel Batchelder, Sr, SGT
John Folsom, PVT
Elihu French, PS
Ezekiel Greeley, PS
James Gregg, PVT PS
Joseph Hodgman, PVT
Abijah Learned, PS
Peter Wakefield, PVT
Deliverance Wilson, PVT PS


New Jersey

Francis Blackwell, PS
Samuel Preston, ENS
Israel Shreve, COL
Alexander Simpson, PVT
Daniel Stockton, PS
John Van Gieson, PVT PS
Helmagh Van Houten, PS

New York
Isaac Austin, PVT
Judah Baker, PVT
Harmonus Brewer, LT
George Countryman, PS LT
Jonathan Crane, LT
Garret Freer, Jr, PVT PS
John Keeler, PVT
George G Klock, PS PVT
David Leighton, CAPT
Jost Loucks, PVT
Ludwig Nellis, LT
Truman Merchant, PVT
Lewis Morris, Sr, SDI PS MGEN
William Oldfield, PVT
John Paulding, PVT
John Purdy, PVT
Jeriah Rhodes, PS
Caleb Wright, Jr, SGT


Pennsylvania

Gaius Gawyn Allison, PVT
Humphrey Atchison, PVT
Joseph Bartholomew, SCT
Henry Beeson, PS
Jacob Blough, PVT
Daniel Bonebrake, Jr, PS CPL
William Bonner, PVT
John Bowman, PS;
William Brooke, PVT
Charles Canary, PVT;
Andrew Carothers, PVT
Samuel Craig, Sr, PS SOL
George Creviston, CPL
Christopher Eckenrode, PS CPL
Isaac Ferry, PVT
Stephen Gapen, PVT
Stephen Groves, PVT
Lodewyk Hoover, CPL
Henry Latshaw, PS
George Leasure, CS
Benjamin Leasure, PVT PS
Joseph Leidy, PVT
Andrew Maurer, Pvt
Alexander Mccurdy, PVT
John Mohler, PVT
Samuel Montgomery, CAPT
Allen Nesbitt, ENS
John Nicholas Hedrick, ENS;
Daniel Omer, SOL
John Patterson, Jr, PVT
Adam Poe, PVT
Andrew Ritz, PVT
Robert Steele, ENS
Samuel Wheeler, PS PVT

     Rhode Island
Shearjashub Bourne, Jr, STAFFOF
Shearjashub Bourne, Sr, CS
James Brown, Jr, ENS
Samuel Kent, PVT
Peter Robbins, PVT
Peleg Saunders, Pvt


South Carolina
Christian Riddlespurger, PS
John Boyd, SOL PS
John Dowling, PVT
Jacob Fulmer, PVT
John Houston, Jr, PS PVT
John Justice, Jr, PS NONCOM
John Justice, Sr, PVT
Benjamin Kilgore, PS COL
Joseph Marquis, Jr, SOL
William Martindale, PVT
William Mcclintock, SOL
James Mcelroy, PVT
Jacob Phillips, OL PS
Francis Ross, PS
Joseph Trimble, PVT


Virginia

William Abbott, Jr, Pvt
Vital Beauvais, PS
William Bibb, CAPT PS
Zebulon Collins, PVT
Charles Cornelius, CPL
Thomas Cracroft, PS
Isaac Dawson, PS
David Edmondson, SOL
Richard Estes, PS Lt
Elisha Estes, PS
John Fudge, PS
Charles Gatliff, CAPT PS
Thomas Graham, SOL
Stephen Grier, CS PS
Thomas Hamilton, PVT
Daniel Higgins, PVT
Henry Hyden, PS
Jonathan Hanby, CAPT PS
Strangeman Hutchins, PS
Ambrose Jones, PS CPL
Stephen Langford, PS
Zachariah Lee, PVT
James Lewis, PS SGTMAJ
Thomas Markham, PVT
Joseph Martin, LCOL CS PS
John Mcculloch, Sr, CS
Joseph Meek, PS
Benjamin Mileham, PS SOL
Jacob Miller, Jr, SOL
Jacob Miller, Sr, PS
William Niblack, PVT
Moredock O Mckenzie, PVT
Thomas Purcell, Jr, PS
William Rennick, PS
Philip Roush, PVT
Jacob Snyder, LT PS
Richard Stone, PS
Edmund Taylor, Sr, CS PS
William Toney, PS
Samuel Watkins, PVT
Nicholas Wilkerson, PS
Caleb Worley, PS
Joshua Younger, PVT

Vermont
Abner Chamberlain, LT
John Chamberlain, PS
Haynes French, PVT
John French, PVT
Stephen Rice, PVT
Simeon Wright, PVT

 

 





 



KEY TO MILITARY / CIVILIAN ACRONYMS:

BGEN - Brigadier General, CAPT – Captain, CAV –Cavalry, CL - Continental Line, CNMAN - Court-martial Man, COL – Colonel, CPL – Corporal, CS - Civil Service, DRM - Drummer, ENS – Ensign, GEN – General, LT – Lieutenant, LCOL - Lieutenant Colonel, MAJ – Major, MIL – Militia, NO - Naval Officer, NOMCOM - Non-commissioned Officer, PS - Patriotic Service, PVT – Private, QM – Quartermaster, SLR – Sailor, SGT – Sergeant, SGTMAJ - Sergeant Major, SMN - Seaman, SOL - Soldier, STAFFOF - Staff Officer, WGN-Wagoneer.  

Updated July 2015