Our Patriot Ancestors

We honor our patriot ancestors for their service, commitment, and sacrifice.

Our patriots are listed in alphabetical order with their military rank, patriotic service (PS), or civil service (CS) noted. Patriots provided service to the patriotic cause and supported the cause through military service and other actions or contributions. Other service abbreviations:

Capt. - Captain
Col. - Colonel
Cpl. - Corporal
Drm. - Drummer
Ens. - Ensign
Lt. - Lieutenant
Maj. - Major
Pvt. - Private
Sgt. - Sargeant
Sol. - Soldier
Staff Ofcr. - Staff Officer


 

ABBOTT, Pvt. MM Benjamin, Sr., NH

ADAMS, Pvt. Samuel, MA

ADSIT, Pvt. Benjamin, NY

ALBEE, Pvt. Benjamin, MA

ALBRITTON, Sol. John, GA

ALLEN, Pvt. David, MA

ALLEN, Pvt. Isaac, MA

ANNAN, PS Robert, PA

ARNOLD, Pvt. Abraham, PA

ARNOLD, PS Conrad, PA

ARNOLD, Pvt. Peter, PA

ARTHUR, Pvt. James, VA

BAKER, Pvt. Jacob, PA

BAKER, Pvt. William, CT

BALL, Lt. William, VA

BANDFIELD, Pvt. James, MD

BARTON, 2nd Lt. Lewis, Sr., NY

BASSFORD, PS Benjamin, MD

BEARD, Capt. David, VA

BEATTY, PS John, NY

BEAUCHAMP, Pvt. Fountain, MD

BEAUCHAMP, Pvt. William, MD

BEBOUT, Pvt. John, Jr., NJ

BEBOUT, PS John, Sr., NJ

BENSON, CS, PS William Thomas, MD

BERARD, PS Jean Baptiste, LA

BINGHAM, PS Jonathan, NH

BLANCHARD, Lt. Isaac, RI

BLODGETT, Pvt. James, NH

BOHANON, Sol., PS William, VA

BOLTON, Drm. William, Jr., MA

BOWLER, PS Charles, RI

BOWMAN, Pvt. John, PA

BRADSHAW, Indian Spy, Sgt. John, VA

BRAINARD, CS, Stephen, CT

BREWSTER, Pvt. Nathan, NY

BREWER, Pvt. Samuel, NJ

BROWN, Lt. David, RI

BROWN, Ens. Edmund, VT

BROWN, PS Thomas, VA

BRUCE, Ens. James, VA

BRUCE, PS James, Sr., PA

BRUCE, Artificer James, Jr., VA

BRYANT, Noncom. John, VA

BRYANT, PS James, VA

BUCHER, Pvt. Joseph, PA

BULL, Pvt. Edmund, MD

BURNER, Pvt. Daniel, VA

CALDWELL, PS Samuel, VA

CARROLL, Pvt., PS Hugh, PA

CARTER, Lt., CS Ezekiel, NH

CATLIN, Surgeon Abel, CT

CECIL, Sol., CS Samuel, VA

CHAPMAN, Sgt. Asa, CT

CHAPMAN, Pvt. Caleb, CT

CHITTENDEN, Pvt. Solomon, CT

CHOATE, Pvt. John, MA

CLAPP, Sgt. Perez, Sr., MA

COLVIN, Pvt. Henry, VA

CONEY, Sgt. John, MA

CONWAY, PS Elizabeth Bridgewater, PA

CONWAY, PS John, VA

CONWAY, Sol. John, PA

CONWAY, PS Joseph, VA

CONGER, Cpl. Uzziah, NY

CONREY, Pvt. John, NY

COOPER, PS William, NC

CORBETT, Pvt. Robert, MA

CORNETT, Pvt. William, VA

COX, Col., CS Isaac, VA

CURRY, Pvt. Robert, VA

CUTLER, Pvt. Thomas, MA

CUTTER, CS Ammi, MA

CUTTER, Pvt. James, MA

DARLING, Lt. Benjamin, MA

DAY, Pvt. Jeremiah, NJ

de BLANC, Capt., PS Louis Charles, LA

de Livaudais, PS Juan Esnould Bautista Beaumon, LA

de VILLIERS, Lt., PS Charles Philippe Coulon, LA

DICKEY, PS John, VA

DIEFFENBACH, Lt. George, PA

DILL, Col. Matthew, PA

DIXON, Col. Henry/Hal, NC

DOMINY, Nathaniel, Sr., NY

du FOSSAT, PS Guido Soniat, LA

EFAW, Matross David

ENT, Capt. Peter, NJ

ESTES, PS Ursula Rowe, VA

EVERLY, Lt. Michael, PA

FARGO, Sgt. Moses, CT

FARRAR, Capt. John, VA

FERGUSON, Pvt. Henry, PA

FISH, Pvt. Nathaniel, CT

FISHER, PS George, MD

FISHER, Sailor Michael, MD

FLORENCE, PS William, Sr., VA

FORD, Lt. Col. Jacob, NY

FRAZER, PS William, VA

FREEMAN, Pvt. Moody, VT

FRISBIE, Pvt. Reuben, CT

GAINES, 2nd Sgt. Moses, CT

GAMMON, PS, Pvt. Harris, VA

GARDNER, Pvt. Robert, PA

GARRISON, Sol. John, NY

GATES, Pvt. PS Isaac, NH

GILBERT, Lt. Samuel, VA

GINN, 2nd Lt. James, MA

GRAVES, Capt. PS, CS Perez, Sr., MA

GRAVES, Pvt. William, CT

GREEN, PS Warren, CT

GREVEMBERG, Lt., PS Francois Charles, LA

GRIFFING, PS Jasper, CT

GUM, Pvt. Jacob, II, VA

HANKS, PS William, VA

HARNESBERGER, Sol. Stephen, Jr., VA

HARRISON, SDI Benjamin, Sr., VA

HATCH, Cpl. Lewis, MA

HENRY, Col., PS Patrick, VA

HENSHE/HENSHY, Pvt. Henry Jr., PA

HERNDON, Capt., PS Edward, Sr., VA

HERNDON, Capt. James, MA

HILDEBRAND, Pvt. Felix, PA

HILDEBRAND, Pvt. Johannes, PA

HILL, Pvt. James, MA

HILLS, Pvt. James, MA

HOLLIDAY, Sgt., PS Daniel, Jr., SC

HOLLIDAY, PS Daniel, Sr., SC

HOUCK, Pvt. Jacob, PA

HOUT, PS John George, VA

HOUT, Pvt. Peter, PA

HOVIS, Pvt. Frederick, PA

HOWARD, Lt. Col. John Eager, MD

HOWELL, PS Levi, NJ

HUNTER, SCT Andrew, SC

HURLBURT, CS, PS, Ens. Azor, CT

HUTCHINS, Pvt. John Church, CT

INGALSBE, Capt. Ebenezer, MA

INMAN, Pvt. William, VA

JAMESON, Pvt. James, PA

JAYNE, Capt. Timothy, PA

JOHNSON, Fifer George, VA

JOHNSON, Sgt. Josiah, Jr., MA

JOHNSON, Capt., PS Josiah, Sr., MA

JONES, Pvt. Barnard, PA

JUNKIN, Capt. Joseph, II, PA

KENDALL, Sol. Obadiah, MA

KENT, Col., CS JACOB, VT/NH

KERCHEVAL, Sgt. Benjamin, VA

KIDD, Pvt. John, VA

KIDDER, Lt. Samuel, NH

KIMBERLIN, Lt. John, PA

KNAPP, CS, PS Joshua, Sr., CT

KNAPP, Ens. Joshua, Jr., CT

KNAPP, Cpl. William, PA

LACKEY, CS, PS John, VA

LaSHELLS, Pvt. George, NJ

LAYFIELD, Pvt. Josiah, GA

LEACH, Pvt. Hezekiah, CT

LEMMON, Lt. William, PA

LENHERT, Pvt. George, PA

LIDDON, Sol. Benjamin, NC

LIGHTNER, Lt. George Daniel, PA

LITTLE, Pvt. Ephraim, CT/NJ

LONG, Lt. Reuben, VA

LOWREY, PS, Pvt. John, MD

LYMAN, John, Sr., MA

LYMAN, Lt. John, Jr., MA

LYON, 1st Lt., CS Ephraim, CT

MALOTT (MELOTT), 2nd Lt. Peter, MD

MAYNARD, Pvt. John, CT

McKEEVER, PS, Paul, VA

McMILLAN, Pvt., CS John, SC

MERRIAM, Lt. Nathaniel, CT

MITCHELL, Col. Jonathan, MA

MITCHELL, Col. Jonathan, Sr., MA

MONTGOMERY, Pvt. James, PA

MORGAN (MAUGAN), Pvt. Daniel, PA

MORR, PS Andrew, PA

MORR, Sol. John George, PA

MOSES, PS, Pvt. Jacob, PA

OLIVIER deVezin, PS Hughes Charles Honore, LA

OLMSTED, PS Ichabod, CT

OLMSTED, Teamster John Bates, CT

OWSLEY, PS Thomas, Sr., VA

PARKER, Jacob, MD

PARKS, Pvt. Ebenezer, CT

PARSONS, Pvt. Daniel, CT

PARSONS, Pvt. Daniel, CT

PARSONS, Sol., CS, PS Timothy, CT

PEABODY, Ens. Richard, CT

PENNIMAN, Capt., Lt. Adna Taft, MA/NH

PERRY, Capt. David, CT

PERRY, Pvt. PS Eliakim, Sr., NY

PERRY, Pvt. Samuel, CT

PHELPS, Ens. Joseph, CT

PILE, PS David, VA

PLUMLEY, Pvt. John, NH

POTE, Capt. Greenfield, MA

PYLE, PS John, NC

PURYEAR, PS John, VA

RAGSDALE, CS Peter, VA

RECORD, Capt. Josiah, VA

RECTOR, PS Henry, Sr., VA

REED, Pvt. Isaac, PA

REED, Sgt. John, MA

RISHEL, Pvt. Ludwig, PA

ROBERTSON, Lt. James, NH

ROGERS, PS Doswell, VA

ROWE, PS Ursula Estes, VA

RUSSELL, Pvt. Jacob. CT

RUSSELL, PS Seth, MA

SATTERLEE, Pvt. Sylvester, NY

SCHUYLER, Col. Peter Philip, NY

SEAMANS, Pvt. John, RI

SEAMANS, Pvt. John, Jr., RI/VT

SEARS, 2nd Lt. Nathan, CT

SEVERANCE, CS, PS Jonathan, Sr., MA

SEVERANCE, Pvt. Joseph, MA

SHERBURNE, Cpl. James, NH

SMALLWOOD, Gen. William, MD

SMITH, Pvt. TMS Absalom, NJ

SMITH, Pvt., Fifer, Teamster, PS Ebenezer, MA

SMITH, Capt. John, MA

SMITH, Cpl. Thomas, Jr., CT

SNOW, Pvt. Ebenezer, DE/NCS

SNOWDEN, Staff Ofcr, CS Isaac, PA

SOYARS, Cpl. James, VA

SPENCER, Col. Joseph, VA

SPENCER, Pvt. Obediah, CT

SQUIER, Capt. Nathaniel, NJ

STAMBACH, Pvt. Philip, MD

STAPLETON, Pvt. PS, George Lawson, GA

STERLING, PS, Pvt. John, CT

STERLING, Ens. William, CT

STORY,  Sol., Cavalry Anthony, SC

STRONG, Rev. Joseph, III, CT

STRONG, Pvt. Ozias, MA

STURGES, CS, PS Jonathan, CT

SWEET, Pvt. Gideon, RI

TABOR, Sgt. Church, MA

TERRY, PS Ebenezer, CT

TERRY, PS Ensign Joseph Jr., VA

TERRY, Lt., PS Joseph, Sr., VA

THOMAS, Lt. Ebenezer, CT

TOTTEN, Sol. Joseph, NY

TREAT, Cpl. Timothy, Jr., MA

TREAT, Cpl. Timothy, Sr., MA

TRIBBLE, PS Andrew, VA

TURNER, PS Lewis Elizey, VA

VANCE, Capt. David, NC

VAN de MARK, Pvt. Sylvester, NY

VAN DOREN, Pvt., CS Joseph, NJ

WAIT, Pvt. James, PA

WALTON, Lt., PS Jesse, VA

WALTON, PS Mary Sims, VA

WARNER, CS Lemuel, CT

WARRINER, Cpl. Reuben, MA

WEBB, Pvt., PS William, CT

WHARRY, Pvt. David, PA

WHIPPLE, Lt., PS Benjamin, Sr., VT

WHIPPLE, Pvt. Nehemiah, VT

WHITE, Sol., CS Joseph, NC

WHITE, Pvt. Thomas, MD

WILL, Capt. Daniel M. Sr., PA

WILLIAMS, PS Jonathan, PA

WILLIAMS, CS Robinson, CT

WILSON, Pvt. David, MA

WILSON, Sol. David, SC

WILSON, Sol. William, NC

WINDER, Sol. John, PA

WOOD, Capt. Daniel, NY

YEARWOOD, Pvt. John, NC

YOUNG, 2nd Lt. Jesse Young, NH