Our Patriot Ancestors

Glossary:

CAPT — Captain

COL — Colonel


CPL — Corporal 

CS — Civil Service

ENS — Ensign 

LT — Lieutenant

MAJ — Major

MID — Midshipman 

NONCOM — Non-commissioned Officer

PS — Patriotic Service 

PVT — Private 

SGT — Sergeant 

SURG -Surgeon

SMN — Seaman

SOL — Soldier 

STAFFOF – Staff Officer 

Barnabas Allen, CT, PS SOL
Silas Allen, CT, SURG
James Archer, VA & PA, PS CAPT 
Patrick Archer, VA, PS 
John Bailey, PA, PVT
Richard Bailey, Jr., MA & NH, SGT CS 
Edward Ballou, RI, PVT 
Jacob Barber, CT, CPL 
Alexander Barnett, SC, PVT 
William Bartlett, MA, PVT
Charles Beardsley, NJ, PS
Conrad Beaver, PA, PS 
Amos Beckwith, CT, PVT
John Billings, CT, CPL
Samuel Billings, CT, PVT
Robert Blair, NJ, PVT 
James Blossom, MA, LT
Wimbeck Boney, NC, SOL 
Philip H. Bortle, NY, PVT 
Wait Bradford, MA, PVT  
William Scott Branch, GA, PVT 
Richard Bush, SC, PS
Wells Clark, CT, PVT 
Samuel Cleveland, CT, PVT
Francis Clinkscales, MD, SGT PS 
Lawrence Clinton, CT, CAPT 
Jacob Coddington, NY, PVT
James Coffin, MA, PS 
Michael Coon, PA, PVT PS
Ezekiel Crafts, NC, NONCOM
Thomas Craig, Jr., VA, PVT 
Robert Curry, VA, CS 
Oliver Dawley, RI, PS 
Jonathan Delano, CT, CPL 
Peter Deyo, NY, PVT
John Dillard, VA, LT
Charles Durland, NY, PS
David Edwards, NJ, CAPT
Alexander Elliott, VA, MID
Joseph Ellis, VA, PS
William Emmons, VA, SGT

Enoch Enoch, PA & VA, CAPT 
Abraham Floyd, SC, PS PVT 
Christopher Garlington, Jr., SC & VA, PVT 
Preston Goforth, NC, PVT 
William Graham, PA, PV 
Zenas Graves, MA, NONCOM
Andrew Grett, PA, PS
Aaron Grigsby, MA, SMN PS
Robert Harris, VA, PS LT
Thomas Hartley, VA, PS
John Hasty, VA, PVT 
James Hight, NH, PS 
Alexander Hinds, PA, PVT 
William Holland, NC, CAPT 
Thomas Hovey, MA, CAPT 
Peter Howard, VA, PVT 
Manoah Hubbard, CT, CS PS PVT
William Hutton, VA, PVT 
Andrew Irwin, VA, 1LT 
Joel Jones, MA, PVT 
Andrew Kennedy, VA, PVT 
William Kindred, VA, PVT 
John King, MA, NONCOM 
James Kinney, VA, Pvt 
Thomas Klumph, NY, PS 
James Laird, VA, ENS
Augustine Leftwich, VA, PS 
Thomas Leftwich, VA, CAPT 
Joseph Leidy, PA, PVT
Joseph Linthicum, PA, PVT
John Messer Lowell, MA, PVT

William Manning, CT, SGT 
William Marsh, PA, CAPT
James Mcelwee, SC & VA, PVT 
Thomas Merchant, Sr., CT, PVT 
Ebenezer Miller, MA, PVT
Burkhardt Musser, PA, PVT PS
Nicholas Nickom, PA, CAPT PS
Jeffery Osborne, NC, CS
Alexander Patterson, NC, PVT
James Patterson, NC, CS
Robert Perkins, MA, PVT
Jacob Ramsburg, MD, SGT
Stephen Ramsburg, MD, PS
Jeremiah Reeves, NC, PC 
Hezekiah Rice, NC, CAPT 
Zaven Sackett, MA, PVT
Jacob Sailor, PA, PVT
Daniel Severance, NH, PVT
John Shaw, VA, PVT 
Roger Sheldon, RI, LT CS
Peter Sones, PA, PVT 
William Sproul, MA, PVT
Benjamin Stetson, MA, PVT
Enos Todd, CT, CS PS PVT 
William Tomllin, NJ, PVT
Samuel Tuttle, CT, PVT 
Nicholas Van Dyke, DE, CS PS 
David Vinton, Jr., MA, PVT 
Thomas Witten Sr, VA, PS
Simon Wikinson, RI, PVT
Nathaniel Wolcott, CT, PS
Gideon Woodmansee, MA. CPL 
Joel Wooten, NC, SOL PS
Robert Young, VA, PS