Members’ Patriots

Who is your Patriot?

Below is a list of all of our members’ Patriots.
We would like to help you identify your Patriot and research the supporting documentation.

A Patriot is a man or woman who gave military, civil, or patriotic service to secure American independence between April 19, 1775 (Battle of Lexington) and November 26, 1783 ( withdrawal of troops from New York).

Patriot's Last NamePatriot's First NameStateRank
Allen, SrCharlesNCCapt
AllisonJohnNCPvt
AnthonyJosephVAPS
ApplewhiteJohnNCPS
AsherWilliamNCCapt, CS
AtchleyThomasNJ & VAPvt
AtkinsJohnNSCS
Atkins, SrIcaNCCS, PS
BarnhartConradPAPvt
BaskinHughSCSgt
BooneDanielVACol, CS, PS
BowmanJohnVAPvt
BreedPriscilla AverySCPS
BrownElishaCTPvt
ButlerWilliamVAPvt
CandlerWilliamGACol
CarneyThomasVAPS
CarverJohnMANoncom
Cole, Jr, Jr.JosephVACapt
ConwayJosephVALt. PS
ConwayThomasVAPS
CornJohn PeterVAPvt
CrabtreeIsaacVAPvt, PS
CresonAbrahamNCCS
CriglerChristopherVAPS
DeweesThomasPAPS
DominickHenrySCPvt, PS
EvansEleazerPAPvt
FoggDavidNHPvt
FowlerWilliamNCPvt
FreemanSamuelNCCS, PS
GallaherJamesPAPvt, PS
GentryRobertNCPS
GibbsJamesSCSol
GibbsNicholasNCCS, PS
Gish, SrChristianPAPvt
SnodgrassDavid GlennVAPS
GlidewellNashVAPvt
GravesBostonNCPvt
GreenThomasVAPvt
HallThomasNCPvt. PS
Harrison, SrBenjaminVAPS, SDI
HaysJohnVAPvt
HendonIshamNCPS
HowardObediahSCPvt
HugheyJamesSCPvt, PS
KettellEdmundRIPvt
Kincannon, JrFrancisVALt
Kincannon, SrFrancisVAPS
KuykendallAbrahamNCCapt, CS, PS
LandrumThomasVAPvt
LawsJeremiahVAPvt
MackeyRobertVANoncom
Marquis, JrJosephSCSol
McadamsJohnSCPvt
McadamsJosephNCPS
McginleyJamesPAPvt
McKelveyJohnSCPvt
McLeanArchibaldPAMaj
McTeerRobertPAPS
MillerMartinNCNoncom
Milliken, SrWilliamNCCS
MItchellWilliamVASol
MullinsAnthonyVAPvt
NixBenjaminSCSol
NourseJamesVA & MDCS, PS
OwsleyJohnVAPvt
PaineRobertVAPvt
ParkerJacobNCSgt
PattersonWilliamVAPvt
Peter, RughJohnPAPS
ReasonerPeterPACapt
RiddlespurgerChristianSCPS
RogersWilloughbyNCCpl
RollMichaelMC & PSPvt PS
RussellMatthewSCPS
RussellThomasNCPvt
RutherfordAbsalomVAPvt
ScarboroughJamesVAPvt
ScottJamesVASol, PS
ShelbyResNSSol, PS
ShipePeterVAPS
SorrellEdwardNCPS
StrongChristopherSCPvt
ThurmanJohnVAPvt
TruebloodAbelNCPS
TunnellWilliamVAPvt
UnderdownStephenNCPvt
Utz, JrMichaelVASol, PS
Utz, SrMichaelVAPS
WagsterWilliamSCPvt
WalkerJohnVACS
WashburnEliCTPvt
WebsterJohnVAPvt
WhiteRobertNCPS
WihoitSolomonNCPS
WihteJohnVASol
WolfenbargerJohnVAPS
WolfenbargerPeterVAPvt,PS
WoodJohnVAPvt
Wooddell, SrThomasVACS, PS
WorthingonSamuelVAPS
WoodAgnessVAPS


Service Abbreviations
  • ADC        Aide-de-Campe
  • BG           Brigadier General
  • CAPT      Captain
  • CHP        Chaplain
  • CL           Continental Line
  • COL        Colonel
  • CPL        Corporal
  • CS           Civil Service
  • ENS        Ensign
  • FIF           Fifer
  • 1LT          First Lieutenant
  • LTC         Lieutenant Colonel
  • MAJ       Major
  • MATR     MATROOS
  • MM Minute Man
  • NONCOM    Non-Commissioned Officer
  • ORDL      Orderly
  • PNSR      Pensioner
  • PS           Patriotic Service
  • PVT         Private
  • PVTR      Privateer
  • S.D.I.       Signer of the Declaration of Independence
  • SGT        Sergeant
  • SGRMAJ     Sergeant Major
  • SOL         Soldier
  • STAFFOF     Staff Officer
  • WGM      Wagon Master
  • WPNSR  Wife who received a pension