Military – Revolutionary War

These Revolutionary War soldiers settled or stayed for a short while in Rockingham County, NC.  They previously lived in Virginia as noted below.  Said to be proven by military pension records.

William Alexander ~ from Cumberland and Pittsylvania Co. VA
Valentine Allen ~ from Goochland and Cumberland Co. VA
Martin Armstrong ~ from Augusta Co. VA (born Ireland)
Hezekiah Arnold ~ from King George Co. VA

Chesley Barnes ~ from Buckingham Co. VA
Turbefield Barnes ~ from Buckingham Co. VA
Isaac Barr ~ from Fauquier Co. VA
Benjamin Beasley ~ from Caroline, Patrick, and King & Queen Co. VA
Jonas Belote ~ from Accomac Co. VA
William Blair ~ from Pittsylvania Co. VA (born Ireland) [note correction at bottom of paragraph]
Isaac Bullin/Bowling ~ from Henry Co. VA
Francis Bondurant ~ from Buckingham Co.VA
Absolom Bostick ~ from Halifax Co. VA
William Bostick ~ from Goochland Co. VA
George Burroughs ~ from Halifax Co. VA
Robert Burton ~ from Amelia and Campbell Co. VA
[CORRECTION: The William Blair listed above was not born in Ireland but, rather, in York County, PA. It was his father William Blair who was born in Londonderry, IRE. Wm Sr married Sarah Sutor in York County PA and the children were born there. Correction submitted by: Judy Arnn-Knight]

Richard Perrin Cardwell ~VA (no county given)
Archibald Carmichael ~ from Halifax Co. VA (born in Scotland)
Duncan Carmichael ~ Halifax Co. VA (born in Scotland)
John Fendall Carr ~ from Albemarle Co. VA
Henry Carter ~ from Albemarle Co. VA
Landon Carter ~ from Caroline Co. VA
Thomas Carter ~ from Fauquier and Halifax Co. VA (born MD)
William Clark ~ from VA (no county given)
Benjamin Clement ~ from Charlotte Co. VA
Frederick Cobler ~ from Culpepper Co. VA
Joshua Coffey ~ from Prince Edward Co. VA
Ransom Colquitt ~ from Halifax Co.VA
Francis Cook ~ from York Co. VA
Thomas Cook ~ from Hanover Co. VA
George Washington Courts/Coats ~ from Culpepper Co. VA
Peter Crawford ~ from Mecklenburg Co. VA
Thomas Crawley ~ from Amherst Co. VA
John Cummings ~ from VA (no county given)

Robert Dallas ~ from Pittsylvania Co. VA (born England)
David Dalton ~ from Albemarle and Pittsylvania VA
Samuel Dalton ~ from Albemarle and Pittsylvania Co. VA
William Dalton ~ from Albemarle Co. VA
Isaac Davis ~ from New Kent and Albemarle Co. VA
James Davis Jr ~ from Augusta Co. VA
Levi Davis ~ from Prince William and Bedford Co. VA (born MD)
John Deatheridge ~ from (possible?) Spotsylvania Co. VA
Tscharner DeGraffenried ~ from Williamsburg, VA
Vincent DeGraffenried ~ from Lunenburg and Halifax Co. VA
Henry Delap ~ from King George and Henry Co. VA
John Dodd ~ from Amelia Co. VA

Joel Fagg ~ from Spotsylvania Co. VA (born MD)
Ansel Fields ~ from Hanover Co. VA
John Fields ~ from Hanover Co. VA
Thomas Flynn ~ from King George and Lunenburg Co. VA
James Forsythe ~ from Louisa Co. VA

James Gaines ~ from Orange Co. VA
Thomas Gaines ~ from Orange Co. VA
Charles Gallaway ~ from Halifax Co. VA (born Scotland)
James Gallaway ~ from Halifax Co. VA (born Scotland)
Samuel Gann Sr. ~ from (possible) Frederick Co. VA
Watson Gentry ~ from Hanover Co. VA
John Glenn Sr. ~ from VA (no county in records)
William Glenn ~ from VA (no county in records)
William Godsey ~ from Chesterfield and Powhatan Co. VA
Richard Goode ~ from Wythe and Henry Co. VA
Thomas Goode ~ from Wythe and Henry Co. VA
John Gunter ~ from Henrico and Chesterfield Co. VA
Isaiah Guymon ~ from VA (no county in records)
Almond Gwin ~ from Goochland Co. VA
Hugh Gwynne ~ from Hanover Co. VA

Peter Hairston ~ from Pittsylvania and Henry Co. VA
Joel Halbert ~ from Caroline Co. VA
James Hampton ~ from New Kent Co. VA
Thomas Hampton ~ from New Kent and Pittsylvania Co. VA
David Hanby ~ from Pittsylvania and Patrick Co. VA
Jonathan Hanby ~ from Pittsylvania and Patrick Co. VA
Isaiah Hancock ~ from Halifax Co. VA
William Hay ~ from Henry Co. VA
Edwin Hickman ~ from Albemarle, Culpepper and Halifax Co. VA
Edwin Hickman  Sr. ~ from Culpepper Co. VA
Thomas Hickman ~ from Albemarle Co. VA
William Hickman Sr. ~ from Spotsylvania Co. VA
Samuel Hobson ~ from Powhatan and Cumberland Co. VA
William Hopper ~ from Henry Co. VA
Achelaus Hughes ~ from Goochland, Henry, and Patrick Co. VA
John Hughes ~ from Brunswick Co. VA

Francis Lewis Charles Irion  ~ from Bedford Co. VA (born France)

George Johnson ~ from Louisa Co. VA
Thomas Johnson ~ from King William and Louisa Co. VA
Gideon Johnson ~ from Amelia Co. VA
Alexander Joyce ~ from Charlotte Co. VA
Edward Joyce ~ King and Queen Co. VA
George Joyce ~ from Charlotte Co. VA
Isaac Joyce ~ Charlotte Co. VA
James Joyce ~ from VA (no county in records)
Thomas Joyce ~ from VA (no county in records)

John Mabe ~ from Albemarle Co. VA
Robert Mabe ~ from Albemarle Co. VA
Abraham Martin ~ from VA (no county in records)
John Martin ~ from Albemarle and Lunenburg Co. VA
Thomas Massey ~ Southside VA
Charles May ~ from Buckingham and Bedford Co. VA
(1) John May ~ from Buckingham and Bedford Co. VA
(2) John May ~ from Buckingham and Bedford Co. VA
Littleberry Mayse ~ from Henry Co. VA
Charles McAnally ~ from Augusta Co. VA (born PA)
Jesse McAnally ~ from Augusta Co. VA
John McAnally ~ from Augusta Co. VA
Nicholas McCubbin ~ from Pittsylvania Co. VA
Herman/Harmon McGee/Magee ~ from Sussex Co. VA
Mathew Moore ~ from Hanover Co. VA
John Morehead ~ Amelia, Halifax, and Pittsylvania Co. VA
Joseph Morehead ~ from Prince William and Pittsylvania Co. VA
Mathias Mount ~ from VA (no county in records)
Richard Mount ~ from VA (no county in records)
Thomas Mullin ~ from (possible) Brunswick Co. VA

Elias Peay ~ from Caroline Co. VA
George Peay ~ from Caroline, Goochland, and Hanover Co. VA
Lewis Peebles ~ from VA (no county given)
Charles Perkins ~ from Patrick Co. VA
Peter Perkins ~ from Pittsylvania Co. VA
(1) John Pillow ~ from VA (no county given)
(2) John Pillow ~ from VA ( no county listed)
David Poindexter ~ from Louisa Co. VA
Thomas Poindexter ~ from Louisa and Cumberland Co. VA
Thomas Price ~ from Charlotte and Pittsylvania Co. VA

George Ray ~ from Bedford Co. VA
John Reagan ~ from VA (no county given in records)
George Reynolds ~ from Pittsylvania and Henry Co. VA
John Rhodes ~ from Middlesex Co. VA
William Hickerson Rice ~ from Hanover Co. VA
Joseph Richardson ~ from Loudoun Co. VA
Cyrus L. Roberts ~ from Pittsylvania Co. VA
Ezra Roberts ~ from Pittsylvania Co. VA
Mourning Roberts ~ from Pittsylvania Co. VA
Naman Roberts ~ from Pittsylvania Co. VA
Samuel Roberts ~ from Pittsylvania Co. VA
Philip Rose ~ from King William and Halifax Co. VA

John Saunders ~ from VA (possible York Co)
Joseph Scales Jr. ~ from Henry Co. VA
Nathaniel Scales ~ from Henry Co. VA
Peter Scales ~ from Patrick and Bedford Co. VA
Josiah Settle ~ from Richmond, Prince William, and King George Co. VA
Thomas Shipp ~ from Lunenburg Co. VA
Thomas Sims ~ from Culpepper Co. VA
Drury Smith ~ from Pittsylvania Co. VA (son of John)
Drury Smith ~ from Pittsylvania and Henry Co. VA (son of Thomas)
Lemuel Smith ~ from Halifax and Pittsylvania Co. VA
Reuben Smith ~ from Goochland and Pittsylvania Co. VA
Chris Stanley ~ from Botetourt Co. VA (born Maryland)
Francis Steel ~ from Albemarle and Bedford Co. VA
William Stephens ~ from VA (no county given)
John Strong Sr. ~ from Hanover Co. VA
Sneed Strong ~ from Hanover Co. VA
Richard Stubblefield Sr. ~ from VA (possible Prince Edward Co)
Wyatt Stubblefield ~ from Bedford Co. VA

Dr John Taliaferro ~ from Caroline Co. VA
George Taylor ~ from Accomac and Henry Co. VA (born Wales)
Lewis Thomas ~ from Culpepper Co. VA
Michael Thomas ~ from Culpepper Co. VA
William Thomas ~ from Culpepper Co. VA
Edmund Tilley ~ from King William Co. VA
Henry Tilly ~ from Albemarle Co. VA
John Tilly ~ from Albemarle Co. VA
Shadrach Tucker ~ from Amelia Co. VA
John Tuttle ~ from Fairfax Co. VA

John Vawter ~ from Essex, Madison, and Culpepper Co. VA
Jonathan Vernon ~ from Lunenburg and Charlotte Co.VA (born PA)
Richard Vernon ~ from Charlotte Co. VA

John Ward ~ from Culpepper Co. VA
John Watson ~ from VA (no county given)
John Webster ~ from Amherst and Bedford Co. VA
Theodocia Welch ~ from Culpepper Co. VA
Isaac Whitworth ~ from VA (no county given)
John Wilkins ~ from Northumberland Co. VA
Joseph Williams ~ from Hanover Co. VA
Nathaniel Williams ~ from Hanover Co. VA
William Williams ~ from Stafford Co. VA
Peter Wilson ~ from Halifax and Pittsylvania Co. VA
Joseph Winston ~ from Louisa Co. VA

Leonard Ziglar ~ from Culpepper Co. VA


Contributed by Louise Overton.