Our Members' Patriot Ancestors

Below is a list of our chapter's patriot ancestors, plus additional information about their lives, wives, and service.

PatriotSpouseState ServedBornDiedAdditional Information
George AndersonMolly SaxonSC1740 - Norfolk, VA1808 - Pendleton Dist., SCPatriotic Service
Lt. Robert ArmstrongMargaret CunninghamSC1731 - Ireland1796 - Knoxville, Knox Co, TN1st Regt
Pvt. Robert BeardMartha BuchananVA1764 - Augusta Co. VA1833 -    Washington Co, TNCpt. John Cunningham; Col. Matthews
Cpt. Edward BeesonBetty LambNC1757 - Guilford Co, NC1837 - Marshall Co, AL1) Ens, Lt, Cpt. Brower & Wood; 2) Cols Dugan, Litterel, Reed, Belford
Sgt. Daniel BriggsSilence HartMA1737 - Dighton Bristol Co, MA1809 -Turner Oxford Co; ME Dist. MA 1) Lexington Alarm, 1775, Cpt James Williams, Minute Men; 2) Signed the Solemn League and Covenant, Taunton
Soldier, Alexander CampbellMary LockhartNC1760 - Augusta Co, VA1816 - Riverdale Knox Co TNSoldier at Battles of Guilford Courthouse & Kings Mountain
David Campbell, Sr.Mary HamiltonVA1706 - Ireland1790 - Washington Co, VACivil Service; Member of General Assembly of Washington County, 1779
John Cates, Sr.NC1751 - NC1727/28 - Jefferson Co, TNPatriotic Service
Soldier, Henry CreswellRebecca R.VA1720 - VA1776 - Black Fort, Fincastle Co, VAPatriotic Service and Soldier at Battle of Long Island Flats, Defender of Fort
Cpt. Henry FelderMary Elizabeth ShauniloffelSC1725 - Zurich, Switzerland1780 - Orangeburg Dist. SCCaptain of Militia; Civil Service -Justice of the Peace - Member of Provincial Congress
William FlakeElizabethNC1759 - Anson Co, NC1833 - Warren Co, GAPatriotic Service - Salisbury District Rendered Aid
Soldier Narcissus GrahamUnity GayleCT1762 - West Suffield, CT1829 - Fairfield Dist, SCCapt Harmond, Lt Col Summer's, 4th CT Regt
Pvt. George HoffeekerMary CreswellVA1757 - York Co, PA1838 - Knoxville, Knox Co, TNCpt James Thompson, Lt. James Leaper, Cols Shelby & Christie; also Joseph Black
Pvt. John HoodRebecca ReevesVA1759 - Amelia Co, VA1827 - Wilkes Co, GA1st Regiment
Soldier, Edward HoustonMary MillerNC1755 - Duplin Co, NC1824 - Duplin Co, NCWilmington District Militia
Lt. John KendrickMartha MontgomeryNC1754 - Granville Co, NC1802 - Washington Co, GANC Militia, General Butler
Cpt. Abraham KuykendallElizabethNC1719 - Kingston, Ulster Co, NY1812 - Buncombe Co, NCMilitia, Civil Service, Member of Committee of Safety, Justice of the Peace-Tryon County
William LockhartMary CampbellVA1736 - VA1795 - Wythe Co, VACivil Service; Justice of the Peace, Montgomery Co Va 1779
Pvt. Patrick McGeeJane HallPA1741 - Ireland1811 - Franklin Co, PACpt. Thomas Askey
Lt. Robert McMinnJane KuykendallNC1740 - PA1802 - Rutherford Co, NCCpt. Abraham Kuykendall - Civil Service Member of Committee of Safety
Issac NewmanSarah IrwinNC1755 - Guilford Co, NC1832 - McMinn Co, TNSoldier, Battle of Kings Mountain; Civil Service, Road Overseer Guilford Co
1st Lt. William NorrisHannah BellVA1730 - England1801 - Farquier Co, VAFarquier Co. Militia
Thomas NuzumElizabethPA1706 - Co Wexford, Ireland1791 - Delaware Co, PACivil Service; Overseer of Poor - 1777
William PearmanMary WeldenVA1730 - VA1788 - Halifax Co, VACivil Service; Furnished Supplies
Pvt. William ReddingPatty ParhamVA1736 - VA1822 - Milledgeville, Baldwin Co, GALt. Charles Stockley
Pvt. Lewis RobertsMarySC1755 - SC1824 - Wayne Co, GAMilitia, Cpt Amos Davis, Col Richard Winn
Pvt. Edward RogersElizabeth HathawayVA1763 - Farquier Co, VA1813 - Bullitt Co, KYCol. Morgan
Robert SelfridgeAgnes Nancy PoseySC1751 - Ireland1831 - Henry Co, GAPatriotic Service - Rendered Aid
Matthew SmithPermelia GreenVA1745 - Edinburg, Scotland1795 - Charlottesville, VA1st Continental Artillery
Pvt. Luke StansberryNancy HaddoxNC1758 - Baltimore Co, MD1848 - Knox Co, TNCpt Reading Blount; Col Robert Mebane
Soldier Samuel ThompsonSusanna GraysonVA17541791- Wythe Co, VACpt McCorkle, Montgomery Co Militia - Took Oath of Allegiance in 1777
Pvt. Purnal TruittPolly GodleyDE1757 - Worchester Co, MD1838 - Wilkes Co, GACpts. John Patten and John Corse - Cols. David Hall and Charles Pope
Pvt. John Woodfin, Sr.Polly JamesVA1740 - Henrico Co, VA1805 - Henrico Co, VACpt. Zacquill Morgan