The American Revolution in North Carolina

The Privates, Horsemen, Fifers, Drummers, etc. - Last Names Beginning with "K"
Private, Etc. First Unit Served In As a Private From To Notes Known Battles/Skirmishes at This Rank
Kail, Joab 2nd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Reading Blount for nine months.  One source identifies him as Jacob Kail.  Beats me which is correct.
Kail, John 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 4/16/1777, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore.  Discharged on 12/31/1778.
Kariker, George Mecklenburg County Regiment 1775 1779 1775, a Private under Maj. John Phifer and Col. Thomas Polk. 1778, a Private under Capt. James Jack and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. 1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. Christopher Goodwin for nine months - 11/5/1778 to 8/5/1779.  Also served under Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons) during 1779. From what would become Cabarrus County, NC. Born on 10/25/1752 in Philadelphia County, PA. aka George Karacher, Karcher, Cariker. W9488. Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign (SC), Cherokee Expedition 1776. Briar Creek (GA), Stono Ferry (SC).
Kea, Henry Edgecombe County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. James Scarborough, then under Capt. Malachai Moore, both under Lt. Col. Henry Hart.
Kean, Jacob 1st NC Regiment 1782 1783 2/4/1782, a Private under Capt. James Mills.  On 2/6/1782, this unit was transferred to the 4th NC Regiment.  Discharged on 5/23/1783.
Kearsey, George Bladen County Regiment 1777 1780 1777, a Private under Capt. James Shipman and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. 1778, a Private under Capt. William Baker and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Elias Fort, attached to Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). 1780, joined a SC unit. Born on 9/1/1757 in Bladen County, NC. Briar Creek (GA).
Keates, Thomas 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1/10/1782, a Sergeant under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  A Corporal on 4/1/1782.  A Private in Sep. 1782.
Kee, Jonathan 6th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Musician under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  A Private in June 1778.  Discharged on 8/21/1778.
Keel, Charles 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 6/1/1781, a Private under Lt./Capt. Benjamin Bailey.  Discharged on 6/1/1782 (3rd NC Regiment).
Keel, Hardy 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/15/1781, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Discharged on 4/15/1782 (4th NC Regiment).
Keel, Simon Pitt County Regiment 1778 1781 1778, a Private under Capt. George Faulkner, attached to Col. John Pugh Williams (Bertie County Regiment). 1779, a Private under Capt. Augustin Spain, attached to Col. Jonas Johnston (Edgecombe County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. John Kennedy and Col. Whitmell Hill (Martin County Regiment). Born on 8/18/1763 in Pitt County, NC. Briar Creek (GA), Guilford Court House.
Keele, Richard Washington County Regiment 1780 First in VA unit. 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Williams and Col. John Sevier. Born in 1757 in Wythe County, VA. Kings Mountain (SC).
Keeling, Leonard 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 5/9/1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Deserted on 6/2/1781.  aka Leonard Keling.
Keen, John Johnston County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown.
Keen, Saucer 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1783 Feb. 1782, a Private under Capt. Clement Hall.  Discharged 2/22/1783.
Keen, William 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1783 1/25/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  From what is now Sampson County, NC.  One source asserts he was a Private, Corporal, and Sergeant - also under Capt. Hardy Holmes and Capt. James Mills.  Discharged 1/25/1783 at Wilmington, NC.  S41715.
Keener, John 3rd NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Bailey for 12 months.
Keener, Martin 3rd NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Bailey for 12 months.
Kees, Joseph 6th NC Regiment 1777 1778 5/5/1776, a Sergeant under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  A Private in Nov. 1777.  Discharged in Nov. 1778.
Keeter, Nehemiah 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 12/18/1781, a Private under Capt. James Mills.  On 2/6/1782, this unit was transferred to the 4th NC Regiment.  Died on 9/6/1782.
Keeton, Henry 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. Alexander Whitehall and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Currituck County.
Keeton, James 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1778 11/19/1777, a Private under Capt. Edward Vail, Jr.  Dropped from the rolls in Feb. 1778.
Kehela, Christopher Rowan County Regiment 1778 1780 1778, a Private under Capt. Thomas Johnson and Col. Francis Locke. 1779, a Private under Capt. John Ramsey and Col. Francis Locke. 1780, a Private under a Capt. Williams. Stono Ferry (SC), Hanging Rock (SC).
Keiser, George Rowan County Regiment 1775 1776 1775-1776, a Private under Capt. George Henry Barrier, first under Col. Griffith Rutherford, then under Col. Francis Locke. Lived in Mecklenburg County. Born in 1754 in Bucks County, PA. aka George Kiker, Kiher. Ninety-Six 1775 (SC), Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign (SC), Cherokee Expedition 1776. 
Keith, John 1st NC Regiment 1778 9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. James Read.  A Musician, sick on 2/10/1780.  aka John Keath.
Kelby, Epp. Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Kelch, Leonard Washington County Regiment 1782 First in VA units. 1782, a Private under Capt. John Tipton and Col. John Sevier. Born in 1763 in Salew County, NJ. Cherokee Expedition 1782.
Kell, James Orange County Regiment 1778 1781 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. William Jamieson, attached to Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. 1780, a Private under Capt. James Trice, attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). Wounded at the battle of Camden, SC. Sep. 1780, also a Private under Capt. John Locke and Col. William Richardson Davie in the newly-created NC State Cavalry-Western District. 1780, also a Private under Capt. James Crump and Lt. Col. Drury Ledbetter (Montgomery County Regiment). 1781, a Captain. Born on 3/6/1760 near Carlisle, PA. Camden (SC), Charlotte.
Kell, Robert Caswell County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James Falker and Col. William Moore. Lived in Orange County. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Davis Gresham and Col. Hugh Tinnen. 1780, also a Private under Capt. John McMullen (Caswell County Regiment), attached to Col. James Williams (SC). 1781, a Private under Capt. Abraham Allen, attached to Maj. William Gholson (Chatham County Regiment). Born in 1756 in Nottingham County, PA. Kings Mountain (SC), Kirk's Farm.
Kellahan, Martin 1st NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley for 18 months.
Kellam, Samuel Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Alexander Hunter and Lt. Col. James Martin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Keller, Michael 10th NC Regiment 1777 6/6/1777, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).
Kelley, Charles 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 6/15/1777, a Private.  8/4/1777, a Sergeant under Capt. James Wilson.  A Private in June 1778.  A Corporal on 8/1/1778.  9/8/1778, a known Corporal under Maj. John Baptiste Ashe (1st NC Regiment).  Back to Sergeant on 2/26/1779.  POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, held until around 9/1/1781 - exchanged at Jamestown, VA.  Discharged at Richmond, VA.  Enlisted at Hillsborough, NC.  aka Charles Cally, Charles Kelly.  W948.
Kelley, Lloyd Montgomery County Regiment 1779 1781 First in GA unit. 1779, a Private under Capt. Buckner Kimbrell and Lt. Col. Drury Ledbetter. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Cole (Randolph County Regiment), attached to Col. William Lofton (Montgomery County Regiment). 1780, also a Private under Capt. West Harris and Col. William Lofton. 1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Gilmore and Col. James Emmett (Cumberland County Regiment). 1781, in SC unit. Born in 1756 or 1757 in Orange County, NC.
Kellihan, Isaac 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. William Lytle for 18 months.
Kellion, Jacob 4th NC Regiment 1782 1783 5/25/1782, a Private under Maj. Thomas Donoho.  Discharged on 5/25/1783.
Kellion, John 4th NC Regiment 1782 1783 5/25/1782, a Private under Maj. Thomas Donoho.  A Corporal in Jan. 1783.  Discharged on 5/25/1783.
Kellum, Frederick 10th NC Regiment 1777 1779 5/17/1777, a Private under Capt. John Jarvis for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. Griffith John McRee)(1st NC Regiment).  Died on 1/12/1779.  aka Frederick Callum.
Kellum, George 2nd NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Robert Raiford for 18 months.
Kellum, John 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. Robert Raiford for 18 months.  Died on 6/28/1783.
Kelly, Benjamin Granville County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Shadrack Parish and Col. Joseph Taylor. Born in 1761 in King & Queen County, VA.
Kelly, Edmond Granville County Regiment 1778 First in SC unit. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. John Farrar and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. Then in SC unit again. From SC.
Kelly, Edmund Granville County Regiment 1778 5/25/1778, a known Private under Capt. Ralph Williams and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies for nine months. Possibly the same man as directly above (different sources).
Kelly, Edward 6th NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment). 
Kelly, Henry 2nd NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. Augustin Spain and Col. Benjamin Exum. From Pitt County.
Kelly, Henry Chatham County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Joseph Johnson and Col. Ambrose Ramsey. 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph Johnson and Col. Ambrose Ramsey (got sick), then attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Etheldred Jones (Wake County Regiment), attached to Lt. Col. Thomas Farmer (Orange County Regiment). Moore's Creek Bridge, Camden (SC), Guilford Court House.
Kelly, Hugh Caswell County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private in the New Levies for nine months under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer).
Kelly, James 3rd NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard for 18 months.
Kelly, James 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1779 5/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months.  Deserted in Sep. 1779.
Kelly, James 6th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  Died on 4/15/1778.
Kelly, John 1st NC Regiment 1777 1782 3/10/1777, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Apparently recruited by a Captain in 7th NC Regiment, various mentions of Capt. Ely and Capt. Walker.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Then, under Capt. Joshua Bowman.  POW at the Fall of Charleston, escaped after five months.  1780, A Wagon Maker under Col. Nicholas Long (Deputy QM General) at Halifax, NC until the end of the war.  From Halifax County, NC.  Born 8/22/1755.  aka John Kelley.  S35489. Stony Point (NY), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Kelly, John 1st NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley for 18 months.
Kelly, Nelson 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Col. Samuel Jarvis. Lived in Halifax County.  aka Nelson Kelley.
Kelly, Patrick 8th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Francis Tartanson.  Died on 11/26/1777.
Kelly, Solomon Rowan County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph Sharpe and Col. Francis Locke.  From what is now Alexander County.
Kelly, Thomas 10th NC Regiment 1777 1779 A Private under Capt. Isaac Moore.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull.  Deserted on 9/12/1778.  Re-enlisted and discharged in Jan. 1779.
Kelly, William 1st NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. John Brown.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.
Kelly, William 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. John Baker for nine months.
Kelly, William 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Col. Samuel Jarvis. Lived in Halifax County. aka William Kelley.
Kelly, William Rutherford County Regiment 1781 First in SC units. 1781, a Private under Capt. Jacob Vanzant and Col. Robert Porter. Born on 7/11/1758 in what would become Union County, SC. aka William Kelley.
Kelso, Alexander Sullivan County Regiment 1780 1781 First in SC unit. 1780, a Private under Capt. George Maxwell and Col. Isaac Shelby. Moved to Washington County. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Hubbard, then under Capt. Hugh Kelso, then under Capt. Robert Carson, all under Col. John Sevier. Born on 3/30/1758 in Augusta County, VA. Kings Mountain (SC).
Kemmy, Jonathan 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1780 5/1/1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Williams.  Dishcarged 2/1/1780.
Kenan, Owen Duplin County Regiment 1781 1781 Killed at Cohera Swamp on May 11, 1781.  Rank unknown.  Brother of Col. James Kenan. Cohera Swamp.
Kendrick, Isham Warren County Regiment 1780 1781 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Sterling Clarke and Maj. Charles Davis. Cowpens (SC).
Kenneday, Sherwood Guilford County Regiment 1778 1780 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Enoch Davis and Lt. Col. John Peasley. 1780, a Sergeant. Born in 10/14/1760 in Halifax County, VA.  Briar Creek (GA).
Kennedy, Andrew Rowan County Regiment 1775 1780 1775, a Private under Capt. Joseph Dickson and Col. Griffith Rutherford. 1776, a Private under Capt. Joseph Dickson and Col. Francis Locke. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Penny and Col. Francis Locke. Ninety-Six 1775 (SC), Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign (SC), Cherokee Expedition 1776. 
Kennedy, Benjamin 9th NC Regiment 1777 1779 A Private under Capt. Matthew Ramsey for nine months.  Dropped from the rolls in Oct. 1779.
Kennedy, David Craven County Regiment 1776 1779 1776, a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson and Col. Dawson. Lived in Pitt County. 1779, a Private under Capt. William Goodman and Col. Francois DeMalmedy in the NC Light Dragoons. Also served under Capt. Obadiah Roundtree (Northampton County Regiment), dates unknown - probably in 1779.
Kennedy, George 5th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Henry Darnell.  Deserted in Aug. 1777.
Kennedy, Isaac 1st NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman.  Deserted in Aug. 1777.
Kennedy, Isaac Bladen County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. John Willis and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Lived in Cumberland County.
Kennedy, James 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 4/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Deserted on 6/16/1781.
Kennedy, John 3rd NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Bailey for 12 months.
Kennedy, John 5th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Henry Darnell.  Deserted in Aug. 1777.
Kennedy, John Dobbs County Regiment 1776 1783 1776, a Private under Capt. Jesse Cobb and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Other Militia tours, Captains not named. 9/10/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley (1st NC Regiment) for 18 months. W10170. Moore's Creek Bridge, Briar Creek (GA), Camden (SC), Hobkirk's Hill (SC), Eutaw Springs (SC).
Kennedy, John Dobbs County Regiment 1777 7/26/1777, drafted under Capt. John Kennedy. 7/14/1780, received a $300 bounty from Col. James Glasgow for enlisting/re-enlisting. Possibly the same man as directly above (different sources).
Kennedy, John Granville County Regiment 1778 5/25/1778, a known Private under Capt. Ralph Williams and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies for nine months.
Kennedy, John Randolph County Regiment 1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston and Col. John Collier.
Kennedy, Joseph Mecklenburg County Regiment 1777 1777, a Private under Col. Adam Alexander, Captain not named. Then went to KY.
Kennedy, Michael 1st NC Regiment 1779 June 1779, a Private under Capt. William Armstrong.
Kennedy, Walter Dobbs County Regiment 1777 7/26/1777, drafted under Capt. John Kennedy and Col. James Glasgow.
Kenney, William 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781, a Private, unit unknown.  Confined for being insolent to his Sergeant.
Kenny, Robert 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1779 7/1/1779, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard for 18 months.  Deserted 10/1/1779.  aka Robert Kenney.
Kenny, Thomas 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 6/6/1781, a Private under Capt. William Lytle for 12 months.  Dropped from the rolls sometime during 1781.
Kent, Henry Martin County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Nathan Mayo, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). Marched towards the battle of Camden, SC, learned of Gates's Defeat, then ordered to help Col. Thomas Sumter (SC), learned of his defeat, went to Salisbury-chased by the British to Shallow Ford.
Kent, Levi 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1783 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Coleman, then Capt. Joshua Hadley (1st NC Regiment), then Capt. Joseph T. Rhodes (4th NC Regiment) for 18 months.  Furloughed after 17 months at Charleston, SC.  S41714.
Kent, Thomas 9th NC Regiment 1777 1779 A Private under Capt. Matthew Ramsey for nine months.  Died in Sep. 1779.
Kent, Thomas 9th NC Regiment 1777 1779 A Private under Capt. Matthew Ramsey for nine months.  Dropped from the rolls in Oct. 1779.  Yep, two of 'em.
Kerby, Edmund Surry County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Shepherd and Lt. Col. Joseph Williams. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Kerby, James 4th NC Regiment 1776 1778 5/6/1776, a Private under Capt. Thomas Harris for three years.  July 1778, transferred to serve under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).  Deserted on 1/1/1780.  From Anson County, NC.  On some rolls as James Kirbo or James Curbow. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Monmouth (NJ).
Kerby, William 4th NC Regiment 1776 1780 4/20/1776 or 9/29/1776 (two sources), a Private under Capt. Thomas Harris. Wounded at the battle of Brandywine Creek (PA). July 1778, transferred to serve under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment). Discharged 5/10/1779. From Anson County. 1780, a Private in NC Militia, unit unknown. POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, paroled. aka William Curbow, William Kurbo. S4470. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Monmouth (NJ), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Kerney, Joshua Caswell County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown.
Kerr, Daniel New Hanover County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. James DeVane, attached to Lt. Col. Thomas Johnston (Onslow County Regiment). Marched towards the battle of Camden, SC, too late, went back to Cross Creek.
Kerr, James Burke County Regiment 1780 1780, a Spy under Maj. Joseph McDowell.
Kerr, Joseph Burke County Regiment 1780 1780, a Spy under Maj. Joseph McDowell.
Kerr, Joseph Burke County Regiment 1780 1780, a Spy under Col. Charles McDowell. Lived in Mecklenburg County. Born on 11/3/1760 in Chester County, PA.
Kerr, Nathaniel Randolph County Regiment 1780 Was an Ensign. 1780, a Forage Master under Col. John Collier. 1781, a Private under Maj. Thomas Dougan and Col. John Collier. 1782, a Private under Maj. Thomas Dougan and Col. James Dougan.
Kerr, William 4th NC Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Ensign Patrick McGibbony, Lt. William Dent, Capt. John Nelson for 18 months. From Guilford County. 1778, a Private under Capt. Arthur Forbis and Col. James Martin (Guilford County Regiment). 1780, a Sergeant. 1781, a Cornet. R5892.
Kerr, William New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. Lived in Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Kerron, Armwell Dobbs County Regiment 1781 Feb. 1781, a known Private under a Capt. Parker and Col. James Darnell. Name might be Armwell Herron, a known name in Dobbs County.
Kersey, Jacob NC Light Dragoons 1777 1777 Oct.-Dec. 1777, a known Private under Capt. Martin Phifer. Not on any official rolls.
Kersey, James 1st NC Regiment 1782 1783 8/20/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley for 18 months.  Discharged 8/1/1783 at Wilmington, NC.  From Bladen (what is now Robeson) County, NC.  S8788.
Kersey, William Caswell County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown.
Kesler, Jacob Lincoln County Regiment 1780 First in PA unit. 1780, a Private under Lt. Col. Frederick Hambright, Captain not named. In Charleston, SC erecting breastworks, etc., discharged before the town surrendered. Born in July of 1757 in Burks County, PA. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Kesley, Richard 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 6/11/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Discharged on 6/11/1782.
Key, James 1st NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley for 18 months. 
Key, William 1st NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Peter Bacot for 18 months.
Keys, James Washington District Regiment 1776 First in VA unit. 1776, a Private under Capt. James Thompson and Maj. Evan Shelby, Sr. 1776, also a Private under Capt. William Edmondson, attached to Col. William Christian (VA). 1777, a Sergeant. Born in 1756 in Augusta County, VA. Island Flats (TN), Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River.
Keys, Joseph 1st NC Regiment 1776 5/5/1776, a Private under Lt./Capt. Joshua Bowman for 2-1/2 years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman.
Kidd, James Rowan County Regiment 1780 8/9/1780, a known Private under Capt. Samuel Reid and Col. Francis Locke. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Kidd, John 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1783 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Carter for 18 months.  Served ten months and ten days.  Furloughed on 6/10/1783 at Ten Mile House, SC.  Born 5/2/1759.  On the official rolls as John Kids.  R5908.
Kidd, John Lincoln County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. Kings Mountain (SC).
Kidwell, Elijah 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/1/1776, a Private under Capt. William Temple Coles for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment) - sick at Valley Forge on that date.  Dropped from the rolls in April 1779.  aka Elisha Kidwell.  S13643.
Kidwell, John 4th NC Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. William Temple Coles. From Rowan County. Sep. 1780, a Private under Maj. James Cole Mountflorence in the newly-created NC State Cavalry-Western District. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Cole (Randolph County Regiment), attached to Lt. Col. William Polk (Mecklenburg County Regiment). S13638. Cowan's Ford.
Kidwell, Jonathan Rowan County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Douglas Hayden and Col. Francis Locke. 1781, an Artificer under Capt. Edmund Gamble at the Public Factory in Salisbury making cartridges. Born in 1750 in Charles County, MD.
Kight, Charles 3rd NC Regiment 1779 Jan. 1779, a Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for three years.
Kight, Dempsey 3rd NC Regiment 1779 Jan. 1779, a Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for three years.
Kilgo, James 4th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Musician under Capt. Thomas Harris.  Discharged on 10/31/1777.
Kilgore, Charles Washington County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Capt. James Dysart, attached to Col. William Campbell (VA). Wounded at the battle of Kings Mountain, SC. Born on 1/18/1744 in Scotland. Kings Mountain (SC).
Kilgore, Hiram Washington County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Capt. James Dysart, attached to Col. William Campbell (VA). Kings Mountain (SC).
Kilgore, James Washington County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Capt. James Dysart, attached to Col. William Campbell (VA). Kings Mountain (SC).
Kilgore, Robert Washington County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Capt. James Dysart, attached to Col. William Campbell (VA). Wounded at the battle of Kings Mountain, SC. Kings Mountain (SC).
Kilgore, William Washington County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Capt. James Dysart, attached to Col. William Campbell (VA). Kings Mountain (SC).
Killebrew, Kinchen Halifax District Minutemen 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. John Whitaker and Col. Nicholas Long. Lived in Halifax County. 1776, also a Private under Capt. Henry Dawson, Lt. Col. Drury Gee, and Col. Peter Dauge in the newly-created 2nd Battalion of Militia. Unit disbanded on 8/13/1776. 1780, a Private under Capt. Frederick Bell and Lt. Col. Henry Hart (Edgecombe County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Exum Phillips (Edgecombe County Regiment), attached to Col. Whitmell Hill (Martin County Regiment).
Killebrew, Lawrence Edgecombe County Regiment 1778 1780 1778, a Private under Capt. James Scarborough, then under Capt. Griswold Schofield, both under Lt. Col. Thomas Sessoms. July 1779, served 11 months under Capt. William Armstrong (1st NC Regiment). Hired a substitute - Micajah Whitley - to serve remaining seven months. Born on 5/19/1763 in Edgecombe County, NC. aka Lawrence Killibrew. W24816.
Killet, Joseph 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley.  Deserted in Oct. 1778.
Killet, Joseph Dobbs County Regiment 1778 5/19/1778, received a bounty for Militia service under Caswell. Most likely the same man as directly above (different sources).
Killeworth, Mark 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Halifax County. aka Mark Killenworth, Killingsworth, Hillenworth.
Killeworth, Matthew 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Halifax County.   aka Matthew Killenworth, Killingsworth, Hillenworth.
Killingsworth, John 5th NC Regiment 1777 A Musician under Capt. Henry Darnell.   A Private in Jan. 1778.  9/9/1778, under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman (2nd NC Regiment).
Killian, John Burke County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. John Hazzleburger and Col. Charles McDowell. Lived in Lincoln County. Born on 6/20/1758 in Tryon (what became Lincoln) County, NC. aka Johann Killion.
Killian, John Randolph County Regiment 1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston and Col. John Collier. aka John Kelion.
Killian, Leonard Lincoln County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. From what is now Catawba County.
Killian, Samuel Lincoln County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. From what is now Catawba County.
Killion, Jacob 1st NC Regiment 1781 A Private under Maj. Thomas Donoho for 12 months.  Discharged at the hospital in Camden, SC.  S32382.
Killough, Samuel 2nd Mecklenburg County Regiment 1779 1780 First in PA unit. 1779, a Private under Capt. William Alexander and Col. Caleb Phifer. 1780, a Private under Capt. James Garner and Col. Caleb Phifer (Mecklenburg County Regiment). 1781, a Private, unit not named. Born in 1756 in Cumberland County, PA. aka Samuel Killogh.
Kilpatrick, Hugh 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. William Lytle for 18 months.
Kilpatrick, Robert 7th NC Regiment 1777 8/9/1777, a Musician under Capt. Joshua Dayley.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war under Capt. James Read (1st NC Regiment).
Kilpatrick, William Pitt County Regiment 1780 A wounded soldier, NC Gen. Assy awarded him 20 barrels of corn on 1/31/1781.
Kimbrough, John Caswell County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown.
Kime, David 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for 18 months.
Kincaid, James Tryon County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. James Johnson and Col. William Graham. Several other tours, Captains not named. Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. Peter Forney and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements. Brother of Robert Kincaid. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Kincaid, Robert NC Light Horse Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Espey and Lt. Col. Guilford Dudley. Lived in Lincoln County. 1781, also a Private under Capt. James Jack and Col. Robert Irwin (Mecklenburg County Regiment).  Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. Peter Forney and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements. 1781, also a Private under Capt. John Weir and Col. Joseph Dickson. Brother of James Kincaid. Born in 1764 in Prince Edward County, VA. Hobkirk's Hill (SC).
Kincaid, William 1st NC Regiment 1776 A Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman.
Kincannon, George Washington County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Andrew Colville, attached to Col. William Christian (VA). Kings Mountain (SC).
Kincey, John Dobbs County Regiment 1780 11/4/1780, drafted under Capt. Jacob Johnston and Col. James Glasgow.
King, Anthony 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 April 1781, a Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough for 12 months.  Discharged  5/1/1782.  From Granville County, NC.  W439. Eutaw Springs (SC).
King, Arthur Wake County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. John Rochelle and Col. John Hinton, Sr. Served another tour, Captain not named. Moore's Creek Bridge.
King, Charles Orange County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Baxter King (his brother), attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Eutaw Springs (SC).
King, David 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough for 12 months.  Discharged 4/23/1782.  S46055.
King, David Warren County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. John White. 1781, a Private under Capt. John White, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). Born in April of 1763 in Granville (what became Bute then Warren) County, NC.
King, Edward 3rd NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard and Capt. Joseph T. Rhodes for 18 months.  S38895.
King, Edward 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months. 1782, re-enlisted under Capt. Joshua Hadley (1st NC Regiment) for the duration of the war. From Wilkes County, NC. R5942.
King, Edward Dobbs County Regiment 1778 5/19/1778, received a bounty for Militia service under Caswell. Most likely the same man as directly above (different sources).
King, Elijah 3rd NC Regiment 1776 1776 A known Private under Capt. William Brinkley. 9/23/1776, apprehended as a deserter.
King, Enoch 10th NC Regiment 1777 6/15/1777, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman - sick on that date at Princeton.
King, Hugh Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. William Alexander and Maj. Robert Wilson. Sep. 1780, a Private under Col. William Richardson Davie in the newly-created NC State Cavalry-Western District, Captain not named. 1780, also a Private under Capt. John McRee and Col. Robert Irwin. 1780, also a Private under Capt. William Alexander and Col. Robert Irwin. 1781, a Private under Lt. Andrew Alexander and Col. Robert Irwin. Then in SC unit. Ramseur's Mill, Charlotte, Cowan's Ford.
King, James 2nd NC Regiment 1776 6/30/1776, a Private under Capt. James Armstrong for 2-1/2 years.  Died of Camp Fever on 6/2/1778 at Monmouth, NJ.  From Surry County, NC.  W10139.
King, James 6th NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Daniel Williams.
King, James 9th NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/1/1776 (?), a Private under Capt. Matthew Ramsey for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment) - sick on that date at Yellow Springs.  Died in Sep. 1779.
King, James 10th NC Regiment 1777 8/1/1777, a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman (2nd NC Regiment).  3/12/1779, re-enlisted under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.
King, James Bute County Regiment 1779 3/1/1779, a known Private under Capt. Robert Temple and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies for nine months.
King, James Surry County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Shepherd and Lt. Col. Joseph Williams. Moore's Creek Bridge.
King, James Washington County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Gilbert Christian, attached to Col. Isaac Shelby (Sullivan County Regiment). Lived in Sullivan County. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Looney and Lt. Col. Joseph Martin (Washington County Regiment). 1780, also a Private under Capt. Gilbert Christian (Washington County Regiment), attached to Col. Isaac Shelby (Sullivan County Regiment). Born on 6/15/1757 in Augusta County, VA. Kings Mountain (SC).
King, Jesse Pitt County Regiment 1779 1779, a known Private under Capt. William Burney and Col. John Simpson.
King, John 2nd NC Regiment 1778 9/9/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. John Patten) led by Capt. John Craddock.
King, John 3rd NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. James Emmett.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.
King, John 10th NC Regiment 1777 10/4/1777, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore.
King, John Halifax County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. William Ptolemy "Tolly" Powell, then under Capt. Josep Kidd. A Guard at the Halifax Jail. Later live in Franklin County, NC.
King, John Washington County Regiment 1780 First in PA unit. 1780, a Private under Capt. Andrew Cowan and Col. John Sevier.
King, Joseph 4th NC Regiment 1777 1780 1/1/1777, a Musician under Capt. William Goodman for three years.  A Private in Jan. 1778.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull.  Discharged on 1/28/1780.
King, Mason 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Thomas Hogg.  Deserted the next day on 7/21/1778.
King, Nathan Duplin County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Michael King and Col. James Kenan. Moore's Creek Bridge.
King, Parks Northampton County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Obediah Roundtree, attached to Col. Thomas Eaton (Bute County Regiment). Lived in Warren County. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Vose and Col. Benjamin Exum in the newly-created 2nd NC Regiment of Militia. Sick during the battle of Camden, SC. Born in 1753 in Brunswick County, VA.
King, Peter Guilford County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. William Bethel. Other tours, Captains not named. Kings Mountain (SC), Cowpens (SC), Guilford Court House, Eutaw Springs (SC).
King, Richard Wake County Regiment 1781 First in SC unit. 1781, a Private under Capt. Martin Lane and Lt. Col. Thomas Wooten. Lived in Wayne County. Born in 1757. Eutaw Springs (SC).
King, Robert Caswell County Regiment 1777 1781 1777, a Private under Capt. F. Lawson and Col. William Moore. 1780, a Private under Capt. George Lee and Lt. Col. Stephen Moore. 1781, a Private, unit(s) unknown. Camden (SC), Eutaw Springs (SC), Lindley's Mill.
King, Stephen Duplin County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Michael King and Col. James Kenan. Moore's Creek Bridge.
King, Thomas 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. John Baker for nine months.
King, Thomas Caswell County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private in the New Levies for nine months under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). Most likely the same man as directly above (different sources).
King, Thomas Orange County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. William Ray and Col. Hugh Tinnen. 1781, a Private under Capt. John McFarland and Lt. Col. Robert Mebane (a Continental officer).
King, Thomas Washington County Regiment 1778 1781 First in PA unit. 1778, a Private under Capt. John Duncan and Col. John Carter. 1780, a Private under Capt. Andrew Cowan and Col. John Sevier. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Wallace and Col. Isaac Shelby (Sullivan County Regiment). Born on 3/17/1754 in Lancaster County, PA.
King, Vincent Wake County Regiment 1781 1782 1781, a Private under Capt. William Chambers and Lt. Col. Thomas Wooten. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Lewis Bledsoe, attached to Lt. Col. Robert Mebane (a Continental officer). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard (1st NC Regiment) for 18 months. Born in 1756 in VA. W4007. Brown Marsh.
King, Vincent Wake County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Woodson Daniel and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies for nine months. Possibly the same man as directly above (different sources). Briar Creek (GA).
King, William 2nd NC Regiment 1777 6/7/1777, a Private, unit unknown.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. John Patten) led by Capt. John Craddock.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted under Capt. Benjamin Williams.
King, William Chatham County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Edward Douglas and Col. Ambrose Ramsey. Lived in Orange County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Abraham Allen and Col. Hugh Tinnen. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Edward Douglas (Chatham County Regiment), attached to Col. William O'Neal (Orange County Regiment). 1782, a Private under Maj. Roger Griffith and Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Camden (SC).
King, William Duplin County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Michael King and Col. James Kenan. Moore's Creek Bridge.
King, William Pitt County Regiment 1779 1779, a known Private under Capt. William Burney and Col. John Simpson.
King, William Washington District Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. James Shelby, attached to Col. William Christian (VA). 1777, in Washington County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Andrew Cowan and Col. John Sevier. Born on 8/1/1752 in Chester County, PA. Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River.
King, Woody 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall for 12 months.  Discharged on 4/21/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Kingston, Samuel 4th NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. William Lytle.  Deserted on 6/12/1783 (?).
Kinkaid, William 6th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. George Dougherty.  Dropped from the rolls in Nov. 1778.
Kinleven, Michael Rowan County Regiment 1780 8/9/1780, a known Private under Capt. Samuel Reid and Col. Francis Locke. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Kinneair, John Wilmington District Minutemen 1775 1776 1775-1776, a Private under Capt. Thomas Bloodworth and Col. John Alexander Lillington. Lived in New Hanover County. 1780, a Lieutenant and a Captain. Born on 9/3/1752 in New Hanover County, NC. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Kinney, John Dobbs County Regiment 1780 5/26/1780, a known Private under Capt. William Harper and Col. James Glasgow.
Kinnin, Anthony Pitt County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Edward Moore, attached to Col. Thomas Brown (Bladen County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. John Godley and Col. James Gorham.
Kinsaul, John NC State Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. James Herrin and Col. John Herritage in the newly-created NC State Regiment (State Troops). Lived in Pitt County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Theophilus Thomas and Col. Exum Lewis (Edgecombe County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. George Faulkner and Col. James Gorham. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Godfrey Stancil and Col. John Salter. Born in 1759 in Princess Anne County, VA.
Kinsey, William 1st NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley for 18 months.
Kinsey, William Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jacob Johnston and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Kippey, Peter 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 Jan. 1778, a Private under Capt. James Emmett.  Dropped from the rolls in Feb. 1778.
Kirby, Christopher Surry County Regiment 1780 1781 Was an Ensign. 1780, a Private under Capt. James Shepherd and Maj. Joseph Winston. 1780, an Ensign again. 1781, a Private under Maj. Joel Lewis and Col. Benjamin Williams in the newly-recreated NC State Regiment (State Troops). Born on 9/10/1760 in Halifax County, VA. aka Christopher Kerby.
Kirby, Henry Surry County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. William Hardin and Maj. Richardson Owens.
Kirk, John 4th NC Regiment 1777 5/19/1777, a Private under Capt. John Nelson for three years.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).
Kirk, John Bute County Regiment 1779 3/1/1779, a known Private under Capt. Robert Temple and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. aka John Kerk. Stono Ferry (SC).
Kirk, Roger 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard for nine months.
Kirkpatrick, Robert 1st NC Regiment 1777 8/9/1777, a Musician under Capt. James Read.  9/8/1778, same unit.
Kirkpatrick, William Cumberland County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Arthur Council. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Kissey, Thomas 1st NC Regiment 1781 5/26/1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.
Kitchen, James 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Halifax County.
Kite, Elisha 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. Alexander Whitehall and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Currituck County.
Kite, George 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough for 12 months.  Discharged 4/22/1782.
Kite, James 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Francis Child for nine months.
Kitner, Francis Surry County Regiment 1776 1780 1776-1779, a Private under Capt. Henry Smith and Col. Joseph Williams. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Crouse and Col. Joseph Williams. Born on 1/1/1748. Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River, Briar Creek (GA), Richmond Town #2.
Kittle, Benjamin 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 8/10/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford for 18 months.  Deserted in Sep. 1779.
Kittrell, Jonathan 4th NC Regiment 1782 3/8/1782, a Private under Capt. James Mills for 12 months.
Kittrell, Samuel Hillsborough District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, under Col. James Thackston, rank and unit unknown. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Knight, Absalom 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 August 1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Carter.  Wounded at the battle of Eutaw Springs, SC.  Discharged on 7/1/1782.  S4483. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Knight, Elisha Edgecombe County Regiment 1777 1781 1777, a Private under Capt. James Gray and Col. Exum Lewis. Dec. 1777, in Nash County. 1778, a Private under Capt. William Harris and Col. James Clinch. 1779, a Private under Capt. William Williams and Col. James Clinch. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Williams and Lt. Col. William Thomas Linton. Guilford Court House.,
Knight, Jesse 1st NC Regiment A Private under Lt. Col. Hardy Murfree, dates unknown.  From Hertford County, NC.
Knight, John DQMG 1780 1780, a Shoemaker on the roll of Capt. Solomon Wood (NC Light Dragoons) - this seems to be for convenience only.  8/23/1781, a Shoemaker under Col. Nicholas Long (Deputy QM General).
Knight, John Granville County Regiment 1778 1779 1778, a Private under Capt. Richard Taylor and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. 1779, a Private under Capt. William Gill, attached to Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle. 1779, also a Private under Capt. John Henderson and Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons).
Knight, Miles 10th NC Regiment 1777 1780 11/1/1777, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. Hardy Murfree) (2nd NC Regiment).  3/12/1779, re-enlisted in the Major's Company (Maj. Hardy Murfree).  POW at Ft. Lafayette, NY on 6/1/1779.  A Sergeant on 2/16/1780. Ft. Lafayette (NY).
Knight, Morgan 5th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Reading Blount.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Knight, Moses Richmond County Regiment 1779 1781 1779-1781, a Private under Capt. John Speed and Col. Thomas Crawford. Then in SC unit. Beatti's Bridge.
Knight, Reuben 3rd NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/16/1776, a Musician under Capt. James Emmett.  A Private in June 1778.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. Hardy Murfree) (2nd NC Regiment).  Discharged on 10/16/1778.
Knight, Samuel 9th NC Regiment 1778 3/30/1777, a Sergeant under Capt. Joel Brevard.  A Private on 5/21/1778.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Howell Tatum (1st NC Regiment).
Knight, Samuel Pitt County Regiment 1779 1779, a known Private under Capt. William Burney and Col. John Simpson.
Knight, William 2nd NC Regiment 1780 1781 Dec. 1780, a Private under Capt. Christopher Goodwin. From Orange County. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Jamieson and Lt. Col. Robert Mebane (a Continental officer). Born in 1759 in Orange County, NC. S31800. Cowpens (SC), Hobkirk Hill (SC), Eutaw Springs (SC), Lindley's Mill.
Knop, Adam 4th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. William Temple Coles.  Discharged on 8/10/1777.  aka Adam Knup.
Knott, William 1st NC Regiment A Private under Lt. Col. Hardy Murfree, dates unknown.  From Hertford County, NC.
Knotts, John 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private, unit unknown. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Knowles, James Duplin County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. Five pay vouchers. Also in Pierce's Register. Born c. 1745.
Knowles, Philip Pitt County Regiment 1780 Aug.-Nov. 1780, a known Private under Capt. John Hodges, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment).
Knowles, Richard Dobbs County Regiment 1778 5/19/1778, received a bounty for Militia service under Caswell.
Knox, Benjamin Rowan County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Johnson Sloan and Col. Francis Locke. 1781, a Private under Capt. Joseph Graham and Lt. Col. William Polk (Mecklenburg County Regiment). Ramseur's Mill, Cowan's Ford.
Knox, James Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Ezra Alexander and Col. George Alexander. 1780, also a Private under Capt. William Alexander and Col. William Lee Davidson. 1780, also a Private under Capt. John Brownfield and Col. Robert Irwin. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Osborn and Col. Robert Irwin. Born in 1760 in Anson (what became Mecklenburg) County, NC. Rocky Mount (SC), Hanging Rock (SC).
Knox, Joseph Rowan County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James Crawford, then under Capt. James Hall, then under Capt. Galbraith Falls. 1781, a Private under Capt. William McAdoo. All service under Col. Francis Locke.
Knox, Joshua Pitt County Regiment 1780 Aug.-Nov. 1780, a known Private under Capt. John Hodges, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment).
Knox, Robert Tryon County Regiment 1777 1777, a Private for several tours under Capt. James Johnson and Col. William Graham. 1779, in Lincoln County. Born in 1742 in County Down, Ireland.
Knox, Robert Lincoln County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. Most likely the same man as directly above. Kings Mountain (SC).
Knox, Samuel Rowan County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Thomas Cowan and Col. Francis Locke. 1781, a Private under Maj. Joseph Dickson and Col. Francis Locke. Born in 1747 in Hanover County, PA. Ramseur's Mill, Cowan's Ford.
Koonce, Philip Jones County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. James Green, then under Capt. Joseph Rhodes, then under Capt. Jacob Johnston, all under Col. Francis Avery. Born on 1/29/1765 in Craven (what became Jones) County, NC.
Koonts, John Rowan County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Elijah Lyons and Col. Francis Locke. 1779 and 1781, a Private under Capt. John Lopp and Col. Francis Locke. Born in 1754 in York County, PA. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Kornegay, John Duplin County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. Two pay vouchers. Born c. 1759 in Duplin County, NC.
Kornegay, William Duplin County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. One pay voucher. Born c. 1738.
Krieger, George Surry County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Phillips and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1780, a Private under Capt. Peter Binkley and Col. Martin Armstrong. Born on 7/12/1759 in Lancaster County, PA. aka George Kreger. Ramseur's Mill.
Krump, Conrad Rowan County Regiment 1780 Originally in the British army, deserted. 1780, a Private under Capt. Gabriel Enochs, attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment). POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, held about twelve months. Born in Germany. aka Conrad Crump. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Krunkelton, James Lincoln County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. From what is now Catawba County.
Kusick, John Washington County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Col. John Sevier.  One of the men credited with shooting Loyalist Maj. Patrick Ferguson at the battle of Kings Mountain, SC. Kings Mountain (SC).
Kuykendall, Matthew Surry County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Joseph Herndon (his uncle) and Col. Martin Armstrong. Lived in York County, SC. Moved to Burke County, NC. 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph McDowell and Col. Charles McDowell. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Murry and Col. Charles McDowell. Wounded at the battle of Cowpens, SC. Born in 10/24/1758 in Anson (what became Mecklenburg) County, NC. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Ramseur's Mill, Cane Creek, Cowpens (SC).
Kytle, Jacob 1st NC Regiment 1777 1780 10/9/1777, a Private under Capt. William Armstrong for three years. 9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner. Lived in Caswell County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Edward Gwinn and Col. John Peasley (Guilford County Regiment). Re-enlisted in the 1st NC Regiment on 5/25/1781 under Capt. Thomas Donoho as a Corporal, then a Sergeant. Discharged 5/25/1782. Born in 1761 in PA. aka Jacob Kettle, aka Jacob Kittle, Jacob Kitle. S21338. Stony Point (NY), Monmouth (NJ), Guilford Court House.


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