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Men in Michael Woods’ Muster District

These men are listed as defenders of the frontier in 1774, they did NOT participate in the Battle of Point Pleasant. Michael Woods to Col. William Preston SIR—I reed your Letter Dated the [MS. torn] of this instant and I have conformd my self to it, and I find that there is in that Bounds from Rich Creek Mountain to where the County Line strikes the river thirty men which is Joseph Inglish Richard Herd Joshua Inglish John Nicklas William Cliften George Scott James Williams Francis Rowan Andrew Woods George Sobe Henry Walker Robert Wiley Senr Adam Clendinen Peter Dingos Adam Woods Robert Wiley Jun Henry Atkins Thos. Haket Richard Woods Thomas Wiley Charlas Atkins Samuel Astle Michl. Woods Ishmall Babit Samuel Gamble William Lesey Squire Gatleph Jeremiah Gary John Umphres William Cavanough Senr Henry Oharron Also there is a few men that lives in a String on the other side of the River that ever will be unconvenient to any other place to Muster at for they would not have above 7 or 8 Miles to a Muster here; and if they must go Elsewhere they Most of them Must Go 15 or 20 Miles to Muster and the names of these is: Philimon Cavanough Thomas Farlor Charles Cavanough Charles hays James Odear Francis Farlor William Cavanough Senr John Farlor Samuel pack Mitchle Clay George pack and some others that I do not know their names. Also I must acquaint you that the most of these men is bad off for arms and ammunition and I believe Cannot get...

Captain John Lewis Company Of Volunteers

A List Of Captain John Lewis Company Of Volunteers in The Botetourt County Regiment. Officers. John Lewis Captain• This Captain John Lewis was a son of General Andrew Lewis, and a cousin of Captain John Lewis, (son of Thomas) of the Augusta Regimen, this father being a brother of the General. John Henderson Lieutenant Robert Alliet (Eliott) Ensign Samuel Glass Sergeant William Bryans Sergeant Peter Huff Sergeant William Wilson Sergeant Samuel Estill Sergeant John Donnally Fifer Thomas Alsbury Drummer Privates John Swope Alexander Kelley Edward Eagin James Ellison John Deniston James Stuart John Savage Christopher Welch James Crawley James Dulin Isaac Fisher Peter Ellenburg Andrew Kissinger Samuel Barton William Clifton Joseph Love Leonard Huff Thomas Huff (Wounded at Point Pleasant.) Samuel Croley William Isum Isaac Taylor Martin Carney Peter Hendricks John Hundley Henry Howard Molastine Peregrine Walter Holwell James McNutt Samuel Burcks Nathan Farmer Gabriel Smithers Thomas Edgar James Carlton Matthew Polug (or Pogue) Thomas Canady (or Kanady) William Jones Richard Packwood John Arthur William Robinson Samuel Huff Edward Wilson Robert Boyd John Reyburn Isaac Nichol Philip Hammond James Burtchfleld Solomon White Thomas Carpenter (Wounded at Point Pleasant.) Jeremiah Carpenter Solomon Carpenter David Cook John Bowman Jacob Bowman Robert Bowles James Burnsides Dennis Nail Hugh Caperton Matthew Creed Matthew Jewitt Adam Cornwell William Boniface Robert Davis John Carpenter Thomas Burnes Adam Caperton Henry Bowyer Mathias Kissinger William Mann. — Total...

Men in Thomas Burk’s Muster District

These men are listed as defenders of the frontier in 1774, they did NOT participate in the Battle of Point Pleasant. Thomas Burk to Col. William Preston SIR – I have perceeded. According to your Directions as Near as poseble & has oppointd. Eleven out of Thirty four all Able Bodyd. Men. Pleas to Excuse My Short Writting for I Expect to be over With These from your Humb. Sert. THOMAS BURK. May ye 30th, 1774 11 Able Bodied Men Henry Librough George Fry Jun. Edward Hale Thomas Hale John Lucus William Lucus Charles Lucas Jun Christy Martin Phillip Martin Willinton Adkins George Martin Jun All 30 Men Joel Cartain Umphry Brumfield Richard Chapmon Andrew Hatfield Mordock McKinsey David Gormon William Hale Palser Librough Henry Librough Gorge Fry Sen* George Fry Junr John McGriff Edward Hale Thomas Hale Patrick Mcgriff Henley McKinsey Thomas Cashaday Charls Lucus Sen John Lucus William Lucus Charls Lucus Jun. George Martin Christy Martin Phillip Martin John Man Robert Hunter Philip Williams Parker Adkins Willinton Adkins John Cartain James Cartain John McCartney George Martin Junr Simon Cashaday — James Havens John Havens John Chapman Thom. Copley John Young The last five names were added later, in a different hand writing; thus the original list consisted of...

John Stewart’s Company Of Greenbrier Valley

A List Of Captain John Stewart’s Company Of Greenbrier Valley Volunteers in The Botetourt County Regiment. Officers John Stuart Captain, (Manuscript torn) James Donnally Sergeant Charles O’Hara Sergeant Skidmore Harriman Sergeant Privates Daniel Workman Samuel Williams William O’Harra Robert O’Harra James Pauley James Clarke John Pauley Archibald McDowell William Hogan Andrew Gardiner Quavy Lockhart Samuel Sullivan Thomas Ferguson (Wounded at Point Pleasant.) John McCandless Thomas Gillispie Henry Lawrence John Grain William Dyer Edward Smith John Harris Joseph Currence William Clendenin Spencer Cooper Daniel Taylor Joseph Day Jacob Lockhart George Clendennin John Burke Charles Kennison (Wounded at Point Pleasant.) William Ewing John Doherty John McNeal Joseph Campbell —Total...

Garrisons at Elk Garden Fort

These men are listed as defenders of the frontier in 1774, they did NOT participate in the Battle of Point Pleasant. Garrisons at Elk Garden Fort Robert Brown (Maiden Spring) John Lewis (Elk Garden) Ericus Smith (Elk Garden) James Laughlin (Elk Garden) William Priest (Elk Garden) Robert Breeze (Elk Garden) Benjamin Jones (Elk Garden) Samuel Priest (Elk Garden) Thomas Jones (Whitton’s Crab Orchard) Thomas Price (Elk Garden) Thomas Donelson (Elk Garden) Robert Donelson (Elk Garden) Richard Breeze (Whitton’s Crab Orchard) Thomas Brumly (Maiden Spring) James Rogers (Maiden Spring) David Priest (Elk Garden) Henry Manadue (Elk Garden) James Anderson (Elk Garden) Richard Price (Elk Garden) John Kingkeid (Elk Garden) David Kingkeid (Elk Garden) The 29th August all the above men except the first five were discharged. Mr. John Kingkeid was then appointed their Sergeant. The 12th Sept. he took into pay: James Anderson Benjamin Jones David Priest Samuel Priest Henry Manadue Thomas Donelson Robert Donelson Thomas Price Richard Price David Kingkeid Robert Brown 2nd...

Garrisons at the Maiden Springs Station

These men are listed as defenders of the frontier in 1774, they did NOT participate in the Battle of Point Pleasant. Garrisons at the Maiden Springs Station 26th Aug 1774 Mr. Robert Brown (Sergeant till 23d Sept) Henry Willis Joseph Craven (Chosen Sergeant after 23d Sept) James MClehany James Cravens John Jameson James Rogers Thomas Brumly Andrew Lammy (replaced on 4th Sept by Samuel Fowler) John Flintham James Douglas John Newland Samuel Paxton Philip Dutton John Cravens Rees Bowen David Ward Robert...

Captain James Harrod’s Company Of Kentucky Pioneers

A List Of Captain James Harrod’s Company Of Kentucky Pioneers In The Flncastle County Battalion In the spring of 1774, Captain James Harrod, a Pennsylvanian by birth, collected at the mouth of Grave Creek, now Moundsvllle, Marshall County, West Virginia, a party of thirty-one young men, for the purpose of making a settlement in Kentucky. Descending the Ohio to the mouth of the Kentucky river, they thence Journeyed through the wilderness to the Big Spring, now in Mercer county. Here they were engaged in founding Harrodsburg, the oldest town in Kentucky, when they were discovered by Daniel Boone and Michael Stoner who had been sent by Lord Dunmore to warn John Floyd, Deputy Surveyor of Flncastle county, Virginia, which then included all of Kentucky, together with his assistants, then at the Falls of the Ohio, that an Indian War was begun. Harrod and party abandoned their settlement, and proceeded to the Holston Valley, where he and twenty-seven of his men Joined the Fincastle Battalion, and with Christian, arrived at Point Pleasant the evening after the battle. Officers James Harrod Captain Privates James Blair James Brown Abraham Chapline James Harlan James Harrod Thomas Harrod John Clark Evan Hinton John Crawford Isaac Kite Jared Cowan James Knox John Cowan James McCulloch John Crow Alexander Petrey Azariah Davis Azarlah Reece William Fields Jacob Sandusky Robert Gilbert Jonn Shelp David Glenn James Sodousky Thomas Glenn Benjamin Tutt James Hamilton James Wiley Silas Harlan David Williams John Wilson – Total...

Captain Robert McClennahan’s Company Of Greenbrier Valley Volunteers

A List Of Captain Robert McClennahan’s Company Of Greenbrier Valley Volunteers in The Botetourt County Regiment. Officers Robert McClennahan Captain William McCoy Lieutenant Mathew Bracken, : Ensign (Killed at Point Pleasant) Thomas Williams Sergeant William Craig Sergeant Samuel Clarke Sergeant William Jones Drummer Privates John Harmon James Kinkaid George Kinkaid David Cutlip James Morrow, Sr. James Morrow, Jr. James Gilkeson Evan Evans William Stewart Edward Thomas Patrick Constantine William Custer Lewis Holmes William Hutchinson Edward Barrett John Williams Richard Williams James Burrens John Patton Thomas Ellias Charles Howard James Guffy Thomas Cooper William McCaslin John Cunningham Francis Boggs John Vaughn – Total...

Garrisons at the Glade Hollow Fort

These men are listed as defenders of the frontier in 1774, they did NOT participate in the Battle of Point Pleasant. Garrisons at the Glade Hollow Fort Ensign Hendly Moore Mr. John Dunkin Sergeant James Mc Carty (listed 29th Aug) Archibald Scott (listed 29th Aug) James Price (listed 29th Aug) Drury Pricket (listed 29th Aug) Jeremiah Able (listed 29th Aug) James Scott (listed 19th Sep) Isaac Crisman (listed 19th Sep) William Ferrill (listed 19th Sep) Richard Thompson (listed 19th Sep) Francis Cooper (listed 19th Sep) William Pharis (listed 29th Aug. Discharged 25 Oct) Solomon Litton James Coyl (listed 29th Sep) William Wilmoth (listed 29th Sep) Joseph Horn (listed 29th Sep) Richard By[rd] Abraham Cooper ( Oct 29 – Nov 18) Archibald Woods (Oct 31 – Nov 18) William Bustar (Nov 6 – Nov 18) The last 3 names are found only in the second list. Apparently they enlisted after returning from the Pleasant Point...

Pauling’s Company Of Volunteers

Pauling’s Company Of Volunteers Of The Botetourt County Regiment. Officers Henry Pauling Captain Edward Goldman Lieutenant (Wounded in Battle of Point Pleasant) Samuel Baker Ensign Obediah H. Trent Sergeant Robert Fittdley Sergeant James Woods, Sergeant Privates Robert Watkins Pnilip Hanes James DeHority William Thompson William Honey Joel Doss William Ray Dangerfield Harmon Stepnen Holston James Wilson Dudley Callaway William Canaday John Clerk John Frazer George Davis Thomas McCrary Richard Rollins Michael Looney John Gibson Charles Ellisson John Agnew James Donahoo David Belew Andrew Rogers Robert Ferrell Andrew Harrison George Zimmerman Thomas Wilson Alexander Caldwell William Gilliss Edward Ross Matthew Ratcliff William Glass John Fitzhugh Thomas Reid Joseph Whittaker Isham Fienquay David Condon Richard LeMaster James King John Hutson William McCalister Jeremiah Jenkins Edward Carther Martin Baker James Lynn – Total...
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