The American Revolution in North Carolina

The Privates, Horsemen, Fifers, Drummers, etc. - Last Names Beginning with "L"
Private, Etc. First Unit Served In As a Private From To Notes Known Battles/Skirmishes at This Rank
Labiel, Francis 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/18/1779, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  Dropped from the rolls in Oct. 1779.
Lacey, John 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. John Baker.  Deserted on 8/30/1778.
Lacey, Philip Guilford County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Richard Vernon and Col. John Peasley.
Lacey, William Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lachenauer, George Surry County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Henry Smith and Col. Joseph Williams. Born on 5/1/1756 near Boston, MA. Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River.
Lackey, George Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. Neal Morrison and Col. Adam Alexander. Moved to Rowan County. 1779, a Private under Capt. James Crawford, then under Capt. Johnson Sloan, both under Col. Francis Locke. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Sharpe, then under Capt. James Purviance, both under Col. Francis Locke. Brother of Thomas Lackey below. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Lackey, John Caswell County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Matthew DeWitt and Col. William Moore. Lived in Orange County. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Gwinn (Guilford County Regiment), attached to Col. William O'Neal (Orange County Regiment).
Lackey, Thomas Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1783 1780, a Private, unit unknown. Early 1781, a Private, unit unknown, attached to Col. John Eager Howard (MD). Late Summer of 1781, a Private, unit unknown. 11/4/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Bailey (3rd NC Regiment) for 18 months. W21557. Hanging Rock (SC), Cowpens (SC), Eutaw Springs (SC).
Lackey, Thomas Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Neal Morrison and Col. Adam Alexander. Moved to Rowan County. 1780, a Private under Capt. James Stevenson, then under Capt. Richmond Pearson, both under Col. Francis Locke. Late 1780, a Private under Capt. John Bickerstaff and Lt. Col. Hugh Brevard (Burke County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. William Sharpe and Col. Francis Locke. Brother of George Lackey above. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Lacy, Burwell 3rd NC Regiment 1777 1782 A Private under Capt. Thomas Granbury.  A Corporal on 4/1/1782.
Lacy, Frederick 1st NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Howell Tatum.
Lacy, William Montgomery County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. West Harris and Col. William Lofton. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Jennings and Col. William Lofton. Born on 5/25/1755 in Orange County, NC.
Ladd, Constant Surry County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Clerk under Capt. William Shepherd and Lt. Col. Joseph Williams. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Ladd, George A Private for six months and 22 days, regiment and unit unknown.
Laden, Thomas 7th NC Regiment 1777 4/11/1777, a Private under Capt. Thomas Brickell.  2/26/1778, a known Private under Capt. Howell Tatum (1st NC Regiment).  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Howell Tatum.
Lafferty, John 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 6/10/1776, a Private under Capt. Robert Smith for three years.  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 6/15/1779.  aka John Laferty.  S42813. Monmouth (NJ).
LaFoy, James Surry County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Richard Goode and Col. Joseph Williams. 1778, a Private under Capt. Peter Pinckney, attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). 1779, a Private under Capt. William Shepherd and Col. Joseph Williams. 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph Phillips, first under Lt. Col. William Shepherd (Wilkes County Regiment), then under Maj. Joseph Winston. 1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Hill (?) and Col. Martin Armstrong. Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. Minor Smith and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition. Born on 9/20/1757 in Bordeaux, France. Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River, Ramseur's Mill, Kings Mountain (SC), Guilford Court House, Brick House.
Lafton, Canon 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 6/15/1781, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Discharged on 6/15/1782 (4th NC Regiment).
Laighton, William 4th NC Regiment 1781 A Private under Capt. George Dougherty for three years.
Lains, Barry Randolph County Regiment 1780 8/16/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. POW at the battle of Camden, SC. Camden (SC).
Lamb, Abner 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 An Ensign in 1780.  1781, a Private under Lt. Benjamin Bailey.  A Lieutenant on 6/1/1781.  Wounded at Eutaw Springs on September 8, 1781.  Served until the end of the war. Son of Col. Gideon Lamb.  From what is now Camden County, NC.
Lamb, Gibbs 1st NC Regiment 1777 1782 A Private under Capt. Henry "Hal" Dixon.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. James Read.  A Corporal on 4/1/1782.
Lamb, Harry Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. John Sheppard and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lamb, John 1st NC Regiment 1782 1783 Jan. 1782, a Private under Capt. James Mills for 12 months.  Discharged in Jan. 1783.
Lamb, John Rowan County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. John Brandon and Col. Francis Locke. 1779, a Private under Capt. William Armstrong and Col. Francis Locke. 1779, also a Private under Capt. Joseph White, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). 1780, a Private, unit unknown. Sep. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Brandon and Col. William Richardson Davie in the newly-created NC State Cavalry-Western Division. Early 1781, a Private, unit unknown. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Stono Ferry (SC), Ramseur's Mill, Charlotte, Cowan's Ford.
Lambert, Aaron 10th NC Regiment 1777 4/21/1777, a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Robert Fenner (2nd NC Regiment).  POW at Ft. Lafayette, NY on 6/1/1779.  Rejoined in Nov. 1779. Ft. Lafayette (NY).
Lambert, Hugh Northampton County Regiment 1781 4/7/1781, a known Private under Capt. Turner Bynum and Col. Jeptha Eatherton.
Lambert, John 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Francis Child for nine months.
Lambert, John 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1779 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Michael Quinn for nine months.  Enlisted in Craven County, NC.  Discharged 5/6/1779 at Halifax, NC.  S41753.
Lambeth, Moses 2nd NC Regiment of Militia 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. David Roach and Col. Benjamin Exum. Lived in Craven County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman (2nd NC Regiment) for 12 months. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Lambley, Philip 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for 18 months. From Rowan County, NC. aka Philip Lambpey, Philip Lambly. W4712.
Land, Henry 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1783 1/13/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman for 18 months.  Discharged on 7/1/1783.
Land, John 4th NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. George Dougherty for 12 months.  Discharged on 5/25/1782.
Land, Lemon 3rd NC Regiment 1779 4/23/1779, a known Waiter in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Capt. George "Gee" Bradley.
Land, Lewis Guilford County Regiment 1781 3/22/1781, a Private under Capt. Richard Vernon and Col. John Peasley for one month.
Land, Reuben Guilford County Regiment 1781 1782 1781, a Private under Capt. Andrew Wilson, then under Capt. John McAdow, then under Capt. William Bethel, then under Capt. Smith Moore, all under Col. John Peasley. 1782, a Private under Maj. Peter O'Neal and Col. John Peasley. 1782, also a Private under a Capt. Basil and Col. Samuel Isaacs. Guilford Court House.
Landers, John Hillsborough District Minutemen 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. Jesse Saunders and Col. James Thackston. Too late for the battle of Moore's Creek Bridge. Lived in Granville County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Richard Harrison and Col. Joseph Taylor. 1781, in VA units. Born on 9/15/1757 in Granville County, NC.
Landford, Jesse 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.
Landrum, Thomas Anson County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. James Roper and Lt. Col. David Love. 1779, a Private under Capt. Drury Ledbetter, attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment) and in the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. 1779, in Montgomery County. 1780, a Private under Capt. James Fletcher (Anson County Regiment), attached to Col. William Lee Davidson (Mecklenburg County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Jesse McClendon and Col. Thomas Wade (Anson County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. West Harris and Col. William Lofton. Born on 8/29/1759 in Orange (what became Chatham) County, NC. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Colson's Mill, Beatti's Bridge.
Landrum, Thomas Cumberland County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private, unit unknown. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Landus, John 6th NC Regiment A Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee, dates unknown.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon (1st NC Regiment).  aka John Landers.
Lane, Aquilla Washington County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. George Russell and Col. John Sevier. Then in Sullivan County. 1781, a Private under Maj./Lt. Col. Anthony Bledsoe and Col. Isaac Shelby. Born on 5/18/1753.
Lane, Benjamin 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall for 12 months.  Discharged on 8/16/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Lane, Charles NC Light Dragoons 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Solomon Wood. From Wake County.
Lane, Charles Wake County Regiment 1780 1781 First in GA unit. 1780, a Cooper under Capt. Benjamin Blake and Lt. Col. Thomas Wooten. 1781, a Private under Capt. Solomon Wood and Col. Francois DeMalmedy in the NC Light Dragoons. Later a Captain in a GA unit. Born on 10/22/1756 in Johnston County, NC. Probably the same man as directly above (different sources).
Lane, Cityzen 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall for 12 months.  Discharged on 8/1/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Lane, Isaac 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/29/1779, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  Deserted on 8/22/1779.
Lane, Isaac Washington County Regiment 1779 First in VA unit. 1779, a Private under Capt. William Bean and Col. John Sevier. 1780, a Lieutenant. Born on 2/14/1760.
Lane, Jacob 10th NC Regiment 1777 1780 May 1777, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore.  8/2/1777, a Corporal under Capt. Isaac Moore for three years.  A Private in June 1778.  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.  1781, a Corporal under Capt. William Armstrong for 12 months.  Discharged on 11/1/1782.  From Perquimans County, NC.  aka Jacob Lain.  S41751. Monmouth (NJ), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Lane, James 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/29/1779, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  Deserted on 8/5/1779.
Lane, Jesse 3rd NC Regiment 1777 3/1/1777, a Private under Capt. Jacob Turner.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney) (2nd NC Regiment).  3/12/1779, re-enlisted in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney).  1780, a Gunstocker and a Wagon Maker on the roll of Capt. Solomon Wood (NC Light Dragoons) - this seems to be for convenience only.  A Wagon Maker under Col. Nicholas Long (Deputy QM General).  Also on 8/23/1781.
Lane, Jesse Lincoln County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. Kings Mountain (SC).
Lane, Jethro 2nd NC Regiment 1777 6/26/1777, a Private under Capt. Robert Fenner.
Lane, Jethro 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months.  4/23/1779, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Capt. George "Gee" Bradley.  Left at Trenton (?).  aka Lithro Lane.
Lane, Joseph NC Light Dragoons 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Solomon Wood and Col. Francois DeMalmedy. From Wake County.
Lane, Martin NC Light Dragoons 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Solomon Wood and Col. Francois DeMalmedy. From Wake County.
Lane, Richard NC Light Dragoons 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Solomon Wood. From Wake County.
Lane, Thomas 5th NC Regiment 1777 5/1/1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  9/8/1778, in 2nd NC Regiment.
Lane, Tidence Washington County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Elijah Witt and Col. John Sevier. Born on 5/12/1763 in Orange (what became Guilford then Randolph) County, NC.
Lane, Timothy 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall for 12 months.  Discharged on 8/1/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Lane, William Craven County Regiment 1776 1782 1776, a Private under Capt. Thomas Tyre and Maj. Samuel Campbell. 1776, also a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson and Col. John Bryan. 1777, a Private under a Capt. Bledsoe, then under a Capt. Battle, both under Col. John Bryan. 1779, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount (5th NC Regiment) for four months. 1780, a Private under Capt. James Green and Col. Waightstill Avery (Jones County Regiment). 1782, a Private under Capt. Thomas Evans (4th NC Regiment) for 18 months. Born on 9/20/1752 in Craven County, NC. R6140.
Lane, William Rowan County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Peter Hedrick, then under Capt. David Smith (Wilkes County Regiment), both under Maj. John Lopp.
Lanfield, Joseph 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 5/9/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Deserted on 7/2/1781.
Langdon, James Johnston County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under a Capt. Raiford, then under a Capt. Williams.  Camden (SC).
Langford, James Johnston County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Express Rider under Lt. Colonel William Bryan. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Langford, 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.
Langley, Jacob Dobbs County Regiment 1780 7/14/1780, received a $150 bounty from Col. James Glasgow for enlisting/re-enlisting.
Langley, James Granville County Regiment 1780 First in VA unit. Fall of 1780, a Private under Capt. Richard Harrison, attached to Col. William Moore (Caswell County Regiment). Lived in Orange County. Then in VA unit again. Born on 3/23/1752 in Elizabeth City, VA.
Langley, Miles Wayne County Regiment 1781 1783 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Shute and Col. Benjamin Exum. Lived in Dobbs County. 1782, a Private under Capt. Maurice Raiford and Maj. Bennett Crafton in the NC State Regiment (State Troops) for twelve months.
Langley, Shadrack Beaufort County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Edmund McKeel, attached to Col. William Caswell (Dobbs County Regiment). In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. Born in 1752 in Hyde County, NC.
Langston, Elisha 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard for nine months.
Langston, John 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private, unit unknown. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Langston, John Wayne County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private, unit unknown. POW on 8/17/1781 - most likely at the skirmish known as Webber's Bridge, but could have been at Jumping Run, both on that date - died in captivity.
Langston, Masa Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Joseph Green and Col. Abraham Sheppard. aka Masa Lanston. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Langston, William 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.
Langston, William Granville County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. John Farrar and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies for nine months. In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. Born on 4/15/1762 in Granville County, NC. Very likely the same man as directly above (different sources).
Lanham, Abel Tryon County Regiment 1778 1782 1778, a Private under Capt. Abraham Kuykendall and Col. William Graham. 1781, in SC unit. Moved to Washington County. 1782, a Private under Capt. Samuel Williams and Col. John Sevier. Cherokee Expedition 1782.
Lanier, Burwell Duplin County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. Born c. 1737 in Brunswick County, VA.
Lanier, Frederick Duplin County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. Born c. 1745 in Brunswick County, VA.
Lanier, Isom Pitt County Regiment 1780 Aug.-Nov. 1780, a known Private under Capt. John Hodges, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment).
Lanning, John Rowan County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. Robert Moore. 1779, a Private under Capt. Richard Graham. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Lopp. All service under Col. Francis Locke. Born on 2/27/1757 in Bradenton, NJ. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Stono Ferry (SC).
Lanyard, Benjamin 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. Alexander Whitehall and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Currituck County.
Laquir, John Tryon County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. Frederick Hambright and Col. William Graham. 1779, in Rutherford County. 1779, a Private under Capt. Robert Alexander and Col. Andrew Hampton. 1780, a Private under Capt. Thomas Lofton and Col. William Graham (Lincoln County Regiment). 1781, in SC unit. Born in 1755 in France.
Lapsley, James 1st NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman.  Deserted on 8/15/1777.
Laramon, Aaron Rowan County Regiment 1780 8/9/1780, a known Private under Capt. Samuel Reid and Col. Francis Locke. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Larey, Patrick 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Thomas Evans for 18 months.
Large, Thomas Wilkes County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Col. Benjamin Cleveland, Captain(s) not named. Ramseur's Mill, Camden (SC), Fishing Creek (SC) (?), Kings Mountain (SC).
Large, William Wilkes County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Col. Benjamin Cleveland, Captain(s) not named. Ramseur's Mill, Camden (SC), Fishing Creek (SC) (?), Kings Mountain (SC).
Largent, James 4th NC Regiment 1778 1779 First in SC unit.  1777, moved to what is now Rutherford County, NC.   A Private under Capt. Micajah Lewis for nine months.  Pension statement a bit confusing - name at top is James, but is signed Joseph.   Later, rejoined a SC Militia unit.  Born 1752 in Anson County, NC.  S8824. Stono Ferry (SC). 
Larkins, Benjamin New Hanover County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. David James and Col. William Purviance. 1777, a Private under Capt. John Spicer, Jr. and Col. William Cray (Onslow County Regiment). 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. George McCulloch and Col. Henry Young. 1782, a Captain. Born in 1759 in New Hanover County, NC. Heron's Bridge.
Larouse, Joshua 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/18/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford.  Dropped from the rolls in Oct. 1779.
Larrimore, Hugh Guilford County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Wadell Tate, attached to Lt. Col. Andrew Hampton (Tryon County Regiment). 1779-1780, a Private under Capt. Jonas Frost, first attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment), then attached to Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer. In Charleston, SC erecting breastworks, etc., discharged before the town surrendered. 1781, a Private under Capt. Edward Gwinn, attached to Col. William O'Neal (Orange County Regiment). Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Larrimore, James Caswell County Regiment 1778 1781 1778, a Private under Capt. William White and Col. James Saunders. 1779, a Private under Capt. James Shepherd (Surry County Regiment), then under Capt. John Jamieson (Granville County Regiment), both attached to Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). Wounded at the battle of Briar Creek, GA. He asserts he was a Corporal and a Sergeant in the NC Continental Line during 1780, but he's not on any official rolls. 1781, a Private under Capt. Edward Gwinn and Col. John Peasley (Guilford County Regiment). Born on 4/16/1759 in SC. aka James Larimore. Briar Creek (GA), Whitesell's Mill, Guilford Court House.
Larry, Cornelius 4th NC Regiment 1779 A Private under Capt. Micajah Lewis, dates unknown.  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 6/23/1779.
Lashley, Barnabus Orange County Regiment 1780 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Eli McDaniel and Col. William O'Neal. 1780, also a Private unde Capt. William Jones and Col. Hugh Tinnen. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Trousdale and Col. James Read in the NC Light Horse Regiment. POW at the incident at Hillsborough on 9/12/1781, paroled while marching towards Wilmington. Born in 1752 in PA. Hillsborough.
Lashley, Edmund Wake County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Blake and Lt. Col. Thomas Wooten. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Chambers, attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. John Trent and Lt. Col. Thomas Wooten. Born on 1/30/1763 in Surry County, VA. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Lashley, Howell Warren County Regiment 1781 First in VA unit. 1781, a Private under Capt. George Nasworthy and Col. Herbert Haynes. Born in 1761 in Sussex County, VA. aka Howell Lesly, Howell Lasly. Guilford Court House.
Lashley, William 3rd NC Regiment 1780 1783 A Private for three years under Capt. John Medearis (1782, in 1st NC Regiment).  From Wake County, NC.  W20425.
Lashorn, James 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough for 12 months.  Discharged on 4/1/1782.
Lasiter, Jacob 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1778 Feb. 1778, a Private under Capt. Robert Fenner.  Died 3/16/1778.
Lasiter, James 1st NC Regiment 1782 9/10/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley for 18 months.
Lasiter, James 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/12/1781, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Discharged on 5/20/1782 (1st NC Regiment).  First name might be Jonas.
Lasiter, James 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/15/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford.  Dropped from the rolls in Oct. 1779.
Lasiter, Jesse 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall for 12 months.  Discharged on 4/12/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Lasiter, Josiah 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Thomas Hogg.  Died on 9/15/1778.
Lasiter, Luke 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 6/13/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Discharged on 6/13/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Laskey, George Rowan County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph Sharpe and Col. Francis Locke. Also served from 1/26/1781 to 3/11/1781.
Lasley, John 1st NC Regiment 1776 1777 A Private under Capt. Robert Rowan and Capt. Joshua Bowman for one year.  Discharged at Wilmington, NC.  S38904.
Lassiter, Abner Orange County Regiment 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. William Jones and Col. Hugh Tinnen. Lived in Chatham County. 1782, a Private under Capt. Joseph Roper and Col. Guilford Dudley in the NC Light Horse Regiment. Born on 4/13/1754 in Granville (what became Bute then Franklin) County, NC. aka Abner Lasater.
Lassiter, Elijah 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. John Patterson and Col. Samuel Jarvis, then under Col. Benjamin Exum. Sick during the battle of Camden, SC. Lived in Northampton County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Joel Sherrod, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). Born on 8/9/1762 in Northampton County, NC.
Lassiter, Hardy Wake County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Lewis Fletcher (perhaps Bledsoe) and Col. John Hinton, Jr. Born in 1753 or 1754 in what became Gates County, NC.
Lassiter, Hezekiah Chatham County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph Johnson and Col. Ambrose Ramsey. 1781, a Private under Capt. Joseph Rosser and Maj. Roger Griffith. Born in 17860 in Edgecombe County, NC. aka Hezekiah Lasater.
Lassiter, James Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. aka James Lasester, Lasiter. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lassiter, Shadrack Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. aka Shadrick Lasester, Lasiter. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lassiter, William Orange County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. William Jones and Col. Hugh Tinnen. Lived in Chatham County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Joseph Rosser and Maj. Roger Griffith. Born on 12/22/1756 in Granville (what became Bute then Franklin) County, NC.
Later, Ambrose 6th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  Deserted in Aug. 1777.
Latham, Noah Pitt County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Jacob Shute, then under Capt. Samuel Dudley, both under Col. John Simpson. Lived in Beaufort County. 1781, a Private under a Capt. Welch, then under Capt. John Moore, both under Col. William Brown. Born on 3/8/1760 in Beaufort County, NC.
Latham, Phineas 2nd NC Regiment 1775 1782 1775, a Private under Capt. Nathaniel Keais. 1777, a Sergeant under Capt. Edward Vail, Jr. 9/9/1778, a known Sergeant in the Colonel's Company (Col. John Patten) led by Capt. John Craddock. A Private on 5/24/1779. POW at Ft. Lafayette on 6/1/1779. Rejoined in Nov. 1779. POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, escaped. From Beaufort County, NC. S41752. Ft. Lafayette (NY), Siege of Charleston (SC).
Latham, Samuel Guilford County Regiment 1779 A Private under Capt. Robert Bell and Col. James Martin, dates unknown. 1779, a Private under Capt. John Davis and Col. James Martin. Born in May of 1759 in Northumberland County, VA.
Laughinghouse, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/15/1781, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe. Discharged on 2/14/1782 (4th NC Regiment). Possibly the same man as directly below (different sources).
Laughinghouse, John Pitt County Regiment 1780 Aug.-Nov. 1780, a known Private under Capt. John Hodges, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment).
Laughinghouse, Thomas 5th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. John Enloe.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.  aka Thomas Laughinhouse.
Laughlin, Thomas Sullivan County Regiment 1780 1781 First in VA unit. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Pemberton and Col. Isaac Shelby. 1781, a Private under Capt. Andrew Cowan (Washington County Regiment), attached to Lt. Col. David Looney (Sullivan County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Thomas Wallace and Col. Isaac Shelby. Born in 1763 in Hanover Township, PA. Kings Mountain (SC).
Laurence, John Wake County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. William Chambers, attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Etheldred Jones (or Capt. Lewis Bledsoe - poor memory), attached to Lt. Col. Thomas Farmer (Orange County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Martin Lane and Lt. Col. Thomas Wooten. Born on 12/28/1762. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC), Tarrant's Tavern, Eutaw Springs (SC).
Law, John 3rd NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard for 18 months.
Lawhorn, Samuel 5th NC Regiment 1779 7/26/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford for 18 mos.
Lawhorn, William Wake County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Etheldred Jones, attached to Lt. Col. Thomas Farmer (Orange County Regiment). Born in 1764 in Johnston County, NC. Cowan's Ford, Tarrant's Tavern.
Lawler, Jacob Burke County Regiment 1777 1777, a Private under Capt. Francis McCorkle, then under a Capt. Davidson, both under Col. Charles McDowell.
Lawrance, Claiborn Surry County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private, unit unknown. aka Claborn Laurance, Lawrence. Kings Mountain (SC).
Lawrence, John Granville County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Abraham Potter and Col. Joseph Taylor. 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Harris and Col. Joseph Taylor. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Peter Bennett - he was detached to support Col. Elijah Isaacs (Wilkes County Regiment) to go help Col. Thomas Sumter (SC) at the battle of Fishing Creek, SC, where he was taken POW, exchanged in July of 1781. Born on 5/12/1761 in Granville County, NC. aka John Laurence. Fishing Creek (SC).
Lawrence, Joseph 2nd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount for nine months.
Lawrence, Joseph 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/25/1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Carter for 12 months.  Discharged on 4/25/1782.
Lawrence, William 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/12/1781, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Discharged on 5/21/1782 (1st NC Regiment).
Laws, David Surry County Regiment 1776 1777 1776, a Private under Capt. Francis Hargrove and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Cleveland and Col. Martin Armstrong. Lived in Rowan County. Born in 1755 in Halifax County, VA. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Laws, John 6th NC Regiment 1778 A Private under Capt. George Dougherty.  A Sergeant in Feb. 1778.  Died on 3/7/1778.
Laws, John Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Joseph Green and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lawson, David Guilford County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under a Capt. Johnson. 1781, a Private under a Capt. Campbell, then under a Capt. Lewis. Cowpens (SC).
Lawson, John Chatham County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Charles Gholson and Col. John Luttrell. Lived in Cumberland County. Guilford Court House, Lindley's Mill.
Lawson, John Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Joseph Green and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lawson, Moses Surry County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Henry Smith and Col. Joseph Williams. 1779, also a Private under Capt. William Meredith and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph Cloud and Maj. Joseph Winston. Briar Creek (GA), Kings Mountain (SC).
Lawson, Randolph Cumberland County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. John Cox. Guarded the baggage during the battle of Camden, SC. 1781, a Private under Capt. Jacob Duckworth and Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Guarded the baggage during the battle of Guilford Court House. Born in 1752 in Bladen (what became Cumberland) County, NC.
Lawson, Richard 1st NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Henry "Hal" Dixon.  Killed at Germantown, PA on 10/4/1777. Germantown (PA).
Lawson, William 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 10/5/1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones for 12 months.  Discharged on 10/1/1782 (1st NC Regiment).
Lawson, William Dobbs County Regiment 1780 11/4/1780, drafted under Capt. Henry Taylor and Col. James Glasgow.
Lawson, William Franklin County Regiment 1779 1779, a Private under a Capt. Levary and Col. Benjamin Seawell.
Laxton, Levi Wilkes County Regiment 1780 1781 The Sword Bearer for Col. Benjamin Cleveland. Kings Mountain (SC), Cowpens (SC).
Lay, Thomas NC State Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Charles Gordon and Maj. Joel Lewis in the newly-recreated NC State Regiment (State Troops). From Wilkes County.
Lay, William NC State Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Charles Gordon and Maj. Joel Lewis in the newly-recreated NC State Regiment (State Troops). From Wilkes County.
Layman, John Washington District Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Samuel Henry and Col. John Carter.
Lea, James Caswell County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown.
Leach, John 2nd NC Regiment 1778 11/25/1776, a Corporal under Capt. William Fenner for 2-1/2 years.  A Sergeant on 11/1/1777.  A Private in Jan. 1778.  Back to Corporal in June 1778.  Re-enlisted in 1781.
Leach, William NC State Cavalry-Western District 1780 1781 Sep. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Stewart and Col. William Richardson Davie. Lived in Rowan County. Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Morrison, attached to Col. William Lofton (Montgomery County Regiment), and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements.
Leak, James Caswell County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. George Oldham and Lt. Col. Stephen Moore. Feb. 1781, hired as a Substitute, a Private under Capt. Elijah Moore (1st NC Regiment) for three months. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Berryman Turner and Col. William Moore. Born in February of 1765 in Culpeper County, VA. S31822. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Leak, Walter Anson County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. John DeJarnett and Col. Thomas Wade. 1780, a Private under Capt. John DeJarnett, attached to Col. William Lee Davidson (Mecklenburg County Regiment). Summer of 1780, captured by British Maj. Sutherland at his home, paroled after taking oath. Went back to his old unit. 1781, a Private under Capt. John DeJarnett and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements. Born on 11/30/17XX in Buckingham County, VA.
Leathers, Moses 6th NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/27/1776, a Private under Capt. Thomas White for 2-1/2 years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  Dropped from the rolls in Nov. 1778.   Later, in NC Militia, unit unknown.  From what is now Durham County, NC.  Born on 7/25/1754.  On some rolls as Moses Lathers.  R6230. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA).
Ledbetter, Coleman Chatham County Regiment A Private for 18 months, unit and dates unknown.
Ledbetter, Richard Tryon County Regiment 1775 1780 1775, a Private under Capt. Jonathan Potts and Col. William Graham. 1777, in Burke County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph McDowell, then under Capt. John McDaniel, both under Col. Charles McDowell. Then in VA unit. Born in 1738 in Brunswick County, VA. Blackstocks (SC).
Ledbetter, Rowland Wake County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Janus Hillsman and Col. John Hinton, Jr. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Trent and Lt. Col. Thomas Wooten. Born in 1764 in Brunswick County, VA.
Ledford, Peter Randolph County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. John Knight and Col. Andrew Balfour. Born in 1758 in Orange (what became Guilford then Randolph) County, NC.
Ledford, William Rowan County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James Billingsley and Col. Francis Locke. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Davis and Col. Francis Locke.
Lednum, John NC State Regiment 1779 1779, a Private under Capt. Samuel Caswell and Col. John Herritage in the newly-created NC State Regiment (State Troops). Lived in Bertie Couonty. 1779, also a Private under Capt. Solomon Cherry and Col. Thomas Pugh. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Faulk, attached to Col. Peter Dauge (Camden County Regiment). Born in 1754 in Bertie County, NC.
Ledum, John 1st NC Regiment 1777 12/14/1777, a Private under Maj. Henry "Hal" Dixon.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Dropped from the rolls in May 1779.  aka John Leedum.
Lee, Abraham 2nd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount for nine months.
Lee, Arthur Edgecombe County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Simon Lee, attached to Col. Thomas Eaton (Bute County Regiment). POW at the battle of Briar Creek, GA. Briar Creek (GA).
Lee, Bryan 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  Dropped from the rolls in Oct. 1778.
Lee, Carter Caswell County Regiment 1779 3/15/1779, a known Private under Capt. Berryman Turner and Col. William Moore.
Lee, Charles 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  Dropped from the rolls in Oct. 1778.
Lee, David Caswell County Regiment 1779 1779 3/15/1779, a known Private under Capt. Berryman Turner and Col. William Moore. Died on 7/20/1779.
Lee, Henry Martin County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. John Bryant, attached to Col. John Whitaker (Halifax County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Elias Bryan, attached to Lt. Col. William Jones (Dobbs County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. James Evans and Col. James Read in the NC Light Horse Regiment. Guilford Court House.
Lee, James Rutherford County Regiment 1780 1781 1780-1781, a Private, unit(s) unknown. Kings Mountain (SC), Cowpens (SC).
Lee, James Wilmington District Minutemen 1775 1781 1775-1776, a Private under Capt. John DeVane, Sr. and Col. John Alexander Lillington. Lived in Duplin County. Moved to SC, joined there. Moved back to New Hanover County. 1780, a Private under Capt. James Foy and Lt. Col. Thomas Johnston (Onslow County Regiment). Detached to support Col. Thomas Sumter (SC) at the battle of Fishing Creek, SC. 1780, also a Private under Capt. James DeVane, attached to Lt. Col. Thomas Johnston (Onslow County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. John Devane, Jr. and Lt. Col. Thomas Bloodworth. 1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford (2nd NC Regiment) for eighteen months. Born in 1760 in New Hanover County, NC. W4013. Moore's Creek Bridge, Fishing Creek (SC).
Lee, Jesse 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  Dropped from the rolls in Oct. 1778.
Lee, John 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1783 A Private under Capt. James Martin.  Deserted on 12/25/1777.  Rejoined in Jan. 1782 under Capt. William Goodman and Capt. Clement Hall for 12 months.  From Currituck County, NC.  S7144.
Lee, John Johnston County Regiment 1778 1781 1778-1781, a Private under Capt. John Whitley and Col. John Smith. Born on 5/25/1755 in Johnston County, NC.
Lee, Joseph 3rd NC Regiment 1778 A Private under Maj. Pinketham Eaton. From Martin County, NC. Possibly the same man as directly below (different sources). Briar Creek (GA).
Lee, Joseph 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/4/1780, a known Volunteer under Capt. Kenneth McKenzie and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Martin County.
Lee, Lemuel Johnston County Regiment 1778 1781 1778-1781, a Private under Capt. John Whitley and Col. John Smith. Born on 3/5/1753 in Johnston County, NC. Webber's Bridge.
Lee, Noah Bladen County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. Two pay vouchers. Born c. 1735.
Lee, Owen Caswell County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. George Lee and Lt. Col. Stephen Moore. 1781, a Private under a Capt. Sargent and Col. William Moore. aka Owen Lea. Camden (SC), Guilford Court House.
Lee, Philip 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1781 5/12/1781, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  7/29/1781, transferred to Lee's Legion (VA).
Lee, Richard 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough for 12 months.  Discharged on 4/1/1782.
Lee, Richard Dobbs County Regiment 1780 7/14/1780, received a $150 bounty from Col. James Glasgow for enlisting/re-enlisting.
Lee, Shadrack Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Nathaniel Richardson and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Lived in Duplin County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lee, Thomas 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/29/1781, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Discharged on 4/25/1782.  S41784. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Lee, Westbrook Duplin County Regiment 1775 1781 1775, a Private under Capt. Francis Hill and Col. James Kenan. 1781, a Private under Capt. Francis Hill, attached to Col. Henry Young (New Hanover County Regiment). Born on 12/14/1759 in Duplin (what became Sampson) County, NC. Heron's Bridge.
Lee, William 3rd NC Regiment 1778 5/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley.  Deserted in Sep. 1779.
Lee, William 3rd NC Regiment 1779 6/15/1779, a Musician under Capt. George "Gee" Bradley.
Lee, William Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lee, William Jr. 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 4/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard, then Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Deserted on 5/2/1781.
Leek, Joel 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. Alexander Whitehall and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Currituck County.
Leek, Josiah Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Leeper, James Lincoln County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Neal, attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment). 1780, a Private under Capt. William Chronicle and Col. William Graham. 1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Espey and Col. Joseph Dickson. July 1781, in SC unit. Born in Septembrer of 1761 in Augusta County, VA.
Leeper, Matthew Tryon County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. John Barber and Col. William Graham. 1779, in Lincoln County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Martin, Maj. William Chronicle, and Lt. Col. Frederick Hambright. Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. Isaac White and Maj. Joseph Graham in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements. Later lived in Burke County. Born on 5/27/1755. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Kings Mountain (SC).
Leept, Edmond 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/12/1781, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Discharged on 5/21/1782 (1st NC Regiment).  His name could be Edmond Leet.
LeFever, John Anson County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Wagoner under Capt. Thomas Harris. Moore's Creek Bridge.
LeFever, John Anson County Regiment 1776 2/9/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Harris. Moore's Creek Bridge.
LeFever, John Jr. Anson County Regiment 1776 2/9/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Harris. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Leftyear, Uriah 7th NC Regiment 1777 1779 3/19/1777, a Private under Lt. John Baker and Capt. Joseph Walker for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon (1st NC Regiment).  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war in the same unit.   Deserted on 3/26/1779.  From Hertford County, NC.  aka Uriah Leftler, Leftter.   R6271. Germantown (PA), Monmouth (NJ).
Lefy, Shadrack Lincoln County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. Kings Mountain (SC).
Legar, James 6th NC Regiment 1776 1779 12/11/1776 or 12/11/1777 (two sources), a Private under Capt. George Dougherty for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).  Dropped from the rolls in Nov. 1779.
Leggett, Absalom 2nd NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Robert Raiford for 18 months.
Leggett, Hezekiah Martin County Regiment 1779 On a 12/1/1779 list of volunteers, drafts.
Leggett, Jeremiah Martin County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. John Kennedy and Col. Whitmell Hill. Guilford Court House.
Leggett, Lewis 2nd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount for nine months.
Leggett, Lewis Martin County Regiment 1779 On a 12/1/1779 list of volunteers, drafts.
Leib, Jonas Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James Osborn, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, paroled. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Sterns and Col. Caleb Phifer. 1781, also a Private under Capt. James Maxfield and Col. John Sevier (Washington County Regiment). Born in 1760. aka Jonas Lipe. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Leide, Thomas Guilford County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Richard Vernon and Col. John Peasley.
Leigh, Thomas NC State Legion 1781 Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. David Ramsey and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements. Lived in Rowan County.
Leir, James 4th NC Regiment 1782 1782 A Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for 18 months.  Deserted on 5/14/1782.
Leming, John 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/5/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Harvey and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Perquimans County.
Lemon, Land. 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley.
Lemmon, John Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Drummer under Capt. John Leak and Lt. Col. James Martin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lemmond, William Mecklenburg County Regiment A Private under Capt. Charles Polk, dates unknown. Later a Sergeant.
Lemonds, Alexander Guilford County Regiment 1779 1779, a Private under Capt. John Leak and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. Out scouting during the battle of Stono Ferry, SC. Born in 1761 in Orange (what became Guilford then Rockingham) County, NC. aka Alexander Lemmons.
Lemonds, Robert Guilford County Regiment 1780 1781 1780-1781, two tours as a Private under Capt. Abraham Phillips and Col. James Martin. Born in 1760 in Lancaster County, PA.
Lennihan, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. William Lytle for 12 months.  Discharged 5/28/1782 (4th NC Regiment).
Lenoir, William Surry County Regiment 1776 1776 Was a Lieutenant. 1776, a Private under Capt. Jesse Walton and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1776, a Lieutenant again, and a Captain. Born on 5/8/1751 in Brunswick County, VA.
Lent, Isaac NC State Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones and Maj. Bennett Crafton in the newly-recreated NC State Regiment (State Troops) for nine months. He was a former POW on his way back home to New York when he enlisted in NC.
Lentz, Benjamin Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1779 1776, a Private under Maj. John Phifer and Col. Adam Alexander. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. James Barr and Col. Charles McDowell (Burke County Regiment). Wounded at the battle of Stono Ferry, SC. 1780, in SC unit. Born on 3/6/1755 in Fairfield County, VA (?) (Fairfax County ?). Cherokee Expedition 1776, Stono Ferry (SC).
Lentz, Henry Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1779 1776, a Private under Maj. John Phifer and Col. Adam Alexander. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. John Lippard and Col. Adam Alexander. 1779, a Sergeant. Born in 1753 in what became Union County, SC.
Leonard, Jacob NC State Legion 1781 Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. John Lopp and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition. Lived in Rowan County. Born on 11/16/1758 in Rowan County, NC. Brick House.
Leonard, Martin Cumberland County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Arthur Council. aka Martin Lennerd. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Leonard, William 2nd Battalion of Militia 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. James Denton, Lt. Col. Drury Gee, and Col. Peter Dauge in the newly-created 2nd Battalion of Militia. Unit disbanded on 8/13/1776. Lived in Bute County. 1779, in Franklin County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Eaves and Col. Benjamin Seawell. 1781, also a Private under Capt. James Evans and Col. James Read in the NC Light Horse Regiment. Born on 6/2/1760 in Prince George County, VA. Hobkirk's Hill (SC).
Leonardt, Valentin Rowan County Regiment 1781 Killed by Loyalists in his own home on Leonard's Creek on 11/2/1781. From what is now Davidson County. Leonard's Creek.
Leopard, William 2nd NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Benjamin Carter for 18 months.
Leperd, William Caswell County Regiment 1779 3/15/1779, a known Private under Capt. Berryman Turner and Col. William Moore. Lived in Chatham County. Possibly the same man as directly above (different sources).
Lesley, John 2nd NC Regiment 1782 9/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman for 18 months.
Lesley, Peter  Guilford County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. William Bethel and Col. James Martin. 1781, a Private under Capt. Arthur Forbis, then under Capt. George Stewart, both under Col. James Martin. Born on 1/13/1761 in NJ. Guilford Court House.
Lesley, William Guilford County Regiment 1780 1781 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Arthur Forbis and Col. James Martin. Born on 11/25/1762 in Orange (what became Guilford) County, NC. aka William Leslie. Guilford Court House.
Lester, William 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 4/24/1777, a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson.  Discharged in April 1778.
Lethgo, William 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/9/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Died on 4/1/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Lett, James 1st NC Regiment 1780 6/20/1780, a Private under Capt. William Lytle.  Wounded at the battle of Eutaw Springs, SC on 9/8/1781.  S38912. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Lewallen, Thomas 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Benjamin Williams.  Discharged 5/31/1778.
Lewis, Aaron Bladen County Regiment 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. Daniel Shipman, then under Capt. James White, both under Col. Thomas Brown. 1781, a Private under Capt. Isaac Simmons and Col. Edward Wingate (Brunswick County Regiment). Possibly at the battle of Heron's Bridge on 1/30/1781. 1781, a Private under Capt. Jared Irwin, Capt. Thomas Haynes, and Capt. Daniel Shipman, all under Col. Thomas Owen. Born on 1/25/1761 in Bladen County, NC. Brown Marsh.
Lewis, Amos 5th NC Regiment 1776 1778 5/14/1776, a Private under Capt. Reading Blount for 2-1/2 years.  Wounded at the battle of Germantown (PA).  9/9/1778, a Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney) (2nd NC Regiment).  Discharged on 11/4/1778 at West Point, NY.  From Edgecombe County, NC.  S41767. Germantown (PA).
Lewis, Benjamin 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/29/1781, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Discharged on 4/25/1782.
Lewis, Benjamin 4th NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. Thomas Evans.  Deserted on 6/8/1783 (?).
Lewis, Charles 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1779 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Thomas Hogg for nine months.  Later, a Sergeant in NC Militia.  From what is now Rutherford County, NC.  W4012.
Lewis, Charles NC State Legion 1781 1781 Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. Daniel Wright, Maj. Joseph Graham, and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition. Lived in Surry County. Killed at the battle of Raft Swamp on 10/15/1781. Raft Swamp.
Lewis, David 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/12/1781, a Private under Lt./Capt. Benjamin Bailey for 12 months.  Discharged on 4/12/1782.
Lewis, Edward 10th NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/7/1776, a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Clement Hall (2nd NC Regiment).  Died in May 1779.
Lewis, Elisha 10th NC Regiment 1777 1779 6/29/1777, a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson.  One year later, furloughed due to sickness.   9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Robert Fenner (2nd NC Regiment).  Dropped from the rolls in Feb. 1779.  Claims to have been in NC Militia afterwards, but no mention of when or where.  Born 1760 in NC.  S34961.
Lewis, Ephraim 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Thomas Hogg for nine months.
Lewis, Gruff Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lewis, Hardy 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1782 Jan. 1782, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford, substituting for the remaining time of James Davison.  Discharged 4/15/1782.
Lewis, Isaac 2nd NC Regiment 1782 Apr. 1782, a Private under Capt. Clement Hall.
Lewis, Jacob 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. John Baker for nine months.
Lewis, James Orange County Regiment 1780 1782 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Matthew McCauley and Lt. Col. Robert Mebane (a Continental officer). Lived in Wake County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough (3rd NC Regiment) for 12 months. Discharged on 4/1/1782. W5022.
Lewis, James Bladen County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. James Shipman and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Moved to SC, joined there. Returned to NC. 1780, a Private under Capt. Daniel Shipman, then under Capt. James White, both under Col. Thomas Brown. 1781, a Private under Capt. Daniel Shipman and Col. Thomas Owen. Born on 8/22/1756 in Bladen County, NC. S8841.
Lewis, James Dobbs County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. John Grainger and Col. James Glasgow.
Lewis, James NC Light Dragoons 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Solomon Wood. From Wake County.
Lewis, James NC Light Dragoons 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. John Taylor and Col. Francois DeMalmedy. From Granville County. Ramsey's Mill, Stewart's Creek #1.
Lewis, Joel 1779 A Private, regiment and unit unknown.
Lewis, John 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1783 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. James Montford for nine months. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Bethel and Col. James Martin in the Guilford County Regiment (Militia). 1/13/1782, re-enlisted as a Private under Capt. James Mills (1st NC Regiment) for twelve months. From what is now Rockingham County. R6328.
Lewis, John 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. Joseph Montford.
Lewis, John 9th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Richard D. Cook.  Killed on 10/4/1777 at the battle of Germantown, PA. Germantown (PA).
Lewis, John 10th NC Regiment 1777 8/1/1777, a Private under Silas Stevenson.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman (2nd NC Regiment).  POW at Ft. Lafayette, NY on 6/1/1779. Ft. Lafayette (NY).
Lewis, John Caswell County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Vincent Harrison and Col. William Moore. Served as a substitute for William Petty Pool for a partial tour.
Lewis, Joshua 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months.  4/23/1779, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Capt. George "Gee" Bradley.  Died at New Windsor Hospital.
Lewis, Joshua 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1779 7/1/1779, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  Deserted on 10/29/1779.
Lewis, Joshua 7th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Joseph Walker.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Lewis, Lazarus Halifax County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Lockhart. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Kidd and Col. James Allen. alias - Lazarus Lewis Whitehead. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Lewis, Marshall 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard for 12 months.  Discharged on 4/28/1782 (3rd NC Regiment).
Lewis, Marshall 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/22/1779, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount.  Deserted in Oct. 1779.
Lewis, Morgan 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, enlisted as a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley, then Capt. Joseph Montford (5th NC Regiment then 1st NC Regiment) for nine months.  Served two years.  S41766.
Lewis, Nathan 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard for nine months.
Lewis, Reuben Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Fellows and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lewis, Richard 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for 12 months.  Discharged 10/10/1782 (4th NC Regiment).
Lewis, Richard Mullington Bladen County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Daniel Shipman, then under Capt. James White, both under Col. Thomas Brown. 1781, a Private under Capt. Daniel Shipman and Col. Thomas Owen. Born on 2/20/1763 in Bladen County, NC.
Lewis, Simeon NC State Legion 1781 Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. Jesse Knighton and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition. Lived in Rowan County. Brick House.
Lewis, Solomon Surry County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Richard Goode and Col. Joseph Williams. Also a Private under Capt. James Shepherd, Capt. William Dobson, and Capt. John Magibury, all under Col. Joseph Williams, dates unknown. 1781, a Private under Capt. Smith Moore and Col. James Martin (Guilford County Regiment). Born in 1750 in Bladen (what became Cumberland) County, NC. Guilford Court House.
Lewis, Thomas 4th NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Joseph T. Rhodes for 12 months.  Discharged 5/16/1782.
Lewis, Thomas Surry County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. Francis Hargrove and Col. Martin Armstrong. He claims he first lived in Rowan County. 1777, in Wilkes County. 1779, a Private under Capt. James Henderson and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1780, a Private under Capt. Willaim Jackson, then under Capt. Pendleton Isbell, both under Col. Benjamin Cleveland. A Sergeant part of the time. Kings Mountain (SC).
Lewis, W. Samuel 5th NC Regiment 1778 1778 May 1778, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.
Lewis, William 1st NC Regiment 1777 Sep. 1777, a Musician, and June 1778, a Private under Capt. Henry "Hal" Dixon.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. James Read.  From Hertford County, NC.
Lewis, William 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1779 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Francis Child for nine months.  From Pitt County, NC.
Lewis, William 7th NC Regiment 1776 1779 12/19/1776, a Musician under Capt. Joseph Walker for three years.  A Drum Major in 1779.  Discharged in Dec. 1779.
Lewis, William 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr. for nine months.  1778, also in NC Militia.  From Dobbs County, NC.  S8842.
Lewis, William Halifax County Regiment 1779 1779, a Private under Capt./Maj. William Jarvis, attached to Col. Jonas Johnston (Edgecombe County Regiment). Lived in Northampton County. Born in 1752 of 1753 in Northampton County, NC. Stono Ferry (SC). 
Lewis, William NC State Regiment 1779 1781 Was a Sergeant. 1779, a Private under Capt. John Garland, Maj. John Allen, and Col. John Herritage in the newly-created NC State Regiment (State Troops). Lived in Dobbs County. Sep. 1779, a Captain. 1781, a Private under Capt. Matthew Moseley, attached to Lt. Col. Robert White (Wayne County Regiment). Born on 9/6/1761 in Dobbs (what became Greene) County, NC. Webber's Bridge.
Lewter, Hardy Northampton County Regiment 1779 1781 1779 (probably 1780), a Private under Capt. Henry Burns, then under Capt. Joel Sherrod, both attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). 1781, a Private under a Capt. Horne (Martin County Regiment).
Lezar, James 1776 12/11/1776, a Private, regiment and unit unknown.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).
Lierly, Zacharias Rowan County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. George Henry Barrier and Col. Francis Locke. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. John Cook (Guilford County Regiment), attached to Lt. Col. Alexander Dobbins (Rowan County Regiment), and in the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. 1781, a Private under Capt. Richard Graham and Col. Francis Locke. Born on 6/2/1755 in Culpeper County, VA. aka Zachariah Lyerly. Whitesell's Mill, Guilford Court House.
Ligget, Daniel 5th NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Henry Darnell.  Deserted in Aug. 1777.  Rejoined in Jan. 1779.
Light, John Washington County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Clark and Col. Evan Shelby, Sr. Born on X/4/1756 in Halifax County, VA.
Lile, Jackson Granville County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Isham Harris, then under Capt. Peter Bennett, both attached to Lt. Col. Stephen Moore (Caswell County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. John Henderson and Col. Francois DeMalmedy in the NC Light Dragoons. He claims he was at the battle of Guilford Court House, but all others in this unit say they were not. Born on 12/10/1761 in Northampton County, NC. Camden (SC), Guilford Court House (?).
Liles, David Tryon County Regiment 1776 1777 1776, a Private under Capt. John McKinney and Col. William Graham. 1777, a Private under Capt. Thomas Mills and Col. William Graham. Born on 8/13/1756. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Liles, David Rutherford County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under a Capt. Yearby and Col. Andrew Hampton.
Liles, John 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1781 5/12/1781, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  7/29/1781, transferred to Lee's Legion.
Lille, John 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. James Martin.  Deserted on 12/25/1777.
Lille, Lewis 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/19/1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Carter for 12 months.  Discharged on 5/19/1782.  From Hertford County, NC.  aka Lewis Lilly.
Lille, Lewis 4th NC Regiment 1779 A Private under Capt. Micajah Lewis.  Discharged on 8/13/1779.
Lilley, Josiah 2nd NC Regiment 1776 1780 11/7/1776 under Lt./Capt. James Martin for three years.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted under Capt. Benjamin Williams.  Promoted to Corporal on 3/1/1780.  aka Joseph Lilley, Jossia Lille, Josia Lille.
Lilly, Isaac 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall for 12 months.  Discharged on 8/16/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Linch, Henry Martin County Regiment 1779 On a 12/1/1779 list of volunteers, drafts.
Linch,  John 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1779 A Sergeant under Capt. James Gee.  A Private in Feb. 1778.  Transferred to 2nd VA Regiment on 7/1/1779.
Linch, Thomas 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 8/10/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford.  Dropped from the rolls in Oct. 1779.
Lindenham, Isaac 1st NC Regiment 1780 6/20/1780, a Private under Capt. William Lytle for three years.  aka Isaac Liddenham.
Linder, John Guilford County Regiment 1779 1779, a Private under a Capt. Owens and Col. James Martin.
Linder, Lewis Dobbs County Regiment 1781 Feb. 1781, a known Private under Capt. John Kennedy and Col. James Darnell.
Lindon, Patrick 2nd NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Benjamin Carter for 18 months.
Lindsay, Hugh Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1776, a Drummer under Capt. Charles Polk and Col. Adam Alexander. aka Hugh Lindsey, Linsey.
Lindsey, Benjamin Wilkes County Regiment A Private under a Capt. Smith and Col. Benjamin Cleveland, dates unknown.
Lindsey, James NC Light Horse Regiment 1781 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Thompson and Col. James Read in the newly-created NC Light Horse Regiment. Lived in Orange County. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Edward Gwinn and Col. John Peasley (Guilford County Regiment). Oct. 1781, a Corporal in the NC Continental Line. Born in 1765 in PA.
Lindsey, Walter 4th NC Regiment 1777 1777 6/23/1777, a Private under Capt. William Temple Coles for three years.  Deserted on 9/12/1777.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment) - sick at Valley Forge on that date.  aka Walter Linsey.
Lindsey, Walter Mecklenburg County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. William Alexander, attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment). 1780, a Private under Capt. John Brownfield and Col. Robert Irwin. 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. William Alexander and Lt. Col. William Polk. Born in 1764 in PA. Rocky Mount (SC), Hanging Rock (SC), Cowan's Ford.
Liner, Thomas 3rd NC Regiment 1779 5/22/1779, a Private under Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for 18 months.  Deserted on 10/28/1779.  Rejoined in Dec. 1779.
Link, Paul 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/25/1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  Discharged 5/21/1782.  aka Paul Sink.
Linn, Robert 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/19/1776, a Private under Capt. John Nelson.  Discharged on 5/16/1779.
Linton, George New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Fifer under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. Lived in Dobbs County. 5/26/1780, a known Private under Capt. Matthias Harvey and Col. James Glasgow. Feb. 1781, a known Private under Capt. William Ormond and Col. James Darnell. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Linton, Hezekiah 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1777, a Private under Capt. Charles Allen.  Transferred to His Excy's Guards in April 1778.  9/10/1778, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Armstrong.  From what is now Camden County, NC.  The four Lintons on this page are brothers.
Linton, Jehu 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Sergeant under Capt. William Fenner.  A Private in Nov. 1777.  Died on December 3, 1777 at Valley Forge.  From what is now Camden County, NC.  aka Theheu Linton.  The four Lintons on this page are brothers.
Linton, Jesse 2nd NC Regiment 1776 1780 8/7/1776, a private under Capt. James Martin for three years.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.  Rejoined 11/19/1779.  Promoted to Sergeant in March 1780.  From what is now Camden County, NC.  The four Lintons on this page are brothers.
Linton, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1779 1780 1779-1780, a Private under Col. George Alexander, then under Col. Francois DeMalmedy, Captain(s) not named. POW at the battle of Camden, SC, held for twelve months. Born in 1758 or 1759 in MD. Camden (SC).
Linton, Joseph Dobbs County Regiment 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Caswell and Col. James Glasgow. 1782, a Private under Capt. George Farragut and Col. Joel Lewis in the NC State Regiment (State Troops). Born on 1/6/1763 in Dobbs County, NC.
Linton, Samuel Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Charles Polk and Col. Adam Alexander.
Linton, Silas 2nd NC Regiment 1776 8/7/1776, a private under Capt. James Martin.  9/9/1778, under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  From what is now Camden County, NC.  The four Lintons on this page are brothers.
Linton, Thomas Edgecombe County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Jacob Taylor and Col. Jonas Johnston. Lived in Camden County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Alexander Whitehall and Col. Samuel Jarvis in the newly-created 1st NC Regiment of Militia. Too late for the battle of Camden, SC. Sep. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Henry Forbes, detached to support Brig. Gen. (Pro Tempore) Henry William Harrington at Forks Creek, near Cross Creek. Born in February of 1755 in Pasquotank (what became Camden) County, NC. Stono Ferry (SC). 
Lipe, Leonard Lincoln County Regiment 1781 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. William Hutchison, attached to Col. Robert Irwin (Mecklenburg County Regiment). Lived in Mecklenburg County. April 1781, in SC unit. Born in 1763 or 1764 in Mecklenburg (what became Tryon then Lincoln) County, NC.
Lippincott, William 10th NC Regiment 1777 5/8/1777, a Musician under Capt. Isaac Moore for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Fifer in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war in the same unit.  aka William Lippencott.
Lipscombe, Willis 4th NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/24/1776, a Private under Capt. William Goodman for 2-1/2 years.  Discharged on 11/10/1778.  aka Wyllis Liscomb.  
Lipscombe, Wilson 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 4/24/1776, a Private under Capt. William Goodman for 2-1/2 years.  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 7/31/1779.  aka Wilson Liscombe.
Lisenby, John Anson County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Wade. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lisk, James 5th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. John Enloe.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Lister, Daniel 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. Alexander Whitehall and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Currituck County.
Litten, Abell 2nd NC Regiment 1776 12/1/1776, a Private under Capt. James Gee for three years.  A Musician in Nov. 1777.  9/9/1778, a known Drummer under Capt. John Ingles.  A Drum Major on 11/1/1778.
Litten, Samuel 2nd NC Regiment 1776 1780 12/18/1776, a Private under Capt. James Gee for three years.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Ingles.  Discharged 1/31/1780.  aka Samuel Littin.
Litter, George 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough for 12 months.  Discharged on 4/22/1782.
Litter, William 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough for 12 months.  Discharged on 4/22/1782.
Little, Guin 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. William Lytle for 12 months.  Discharged 4/12/1782 (4th NC Regiment).
Little, Jacob Pitt County Regiment 1780 Aug.-Nov. 1780, a known Private under Capt. John Hodges, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). Marched towards the battle of Camden, SC, too late, turned around. Served another tour, Captain not named. Part of his service was as a Sergeant. Born on 3/28/1755 in Surry County, VA.
Little, John 2nd NC Regiment 1776 1778 9/25/1776, a Private under Capt. William Fenner.  6/1/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney).  Deserted on 8/15/1778.
Little, John 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 3/1/1779, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount for nine months.  Discharged on 12/1/1779.
Little, Peter Lincoln County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. From what is now Catawba County.
Little, Thomas 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 4/15/1781, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Dropped from the rolls sometime during 1781.
Little, Thomas Pitt County Regiment 1780 Aug.-Nov. 1780, a known Private under Capt. John Hodges, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment).
Littleton, William 4th NC Regiment 1782 1783 7/1/1782, a Private for 12 months under Capt. Elijah Moore, Capt. Alexander Brevard (3rd NC Regiment), and Capt. Joseph T. Rhodes (4th NC Regiment).  Discharged on 7/1/1783 at Charleston, SC.  S38142.
Liverman, Thomas Cumberland County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Drummer under Capt. Ebenezer Folsome. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Livingston, Samuel Washington County Regiment 1778 First in VA unit. 1778, a Private under Capt. Abraham Bledsoe and Col. Evan Shelby, Sr. Then in VA unit again.
Lloyd, William Orange County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Abraham Allen and Lt. Col. Robert Mebane (a Continental officer). Lindley's Mill.
Lock, John 1st NC Regiment 1778 1778 4/25/1776, a Sergeant under Capt. William Glover, then Capt. Daniel Williams for 2-1/2 years. A Private in June 1778 under Capt. Joshua Bowman (1st NC Regiment). 9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman - sick on that date. Discharged 11/18/1778 at King's Ferry, NY. Lived in Granville County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Ralph Banks, attached to Col. William Moore (Caswell County Regiment). He did not describe his Militia service in his pension application - he did describe it, however, in support of Peter Cash's pension application. S41782.
Lock, John Jr. Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. James Council and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lock, Thomas Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. James Council and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lock, William 6th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  Died on 5/22/1778.
Locke, James Currituck County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Maj. John Poynter and Col. Samuel Jarvis. Lived in Halifax County. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Bradley, then under Capt. Howell Tatum, both under Col. James Allen. 1781, also a Private under a Capt. Coleman.
Locke, William 1st NC Regiment 1776 A Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman.
Lockerman, Jacob Duplin County Regiment 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. Daniel Williams and Col. James Kenan. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Butler and Col. James Moore. Born in 1757 or 1758 in Duplin (what became Sampson) County, NC.
Lockhart, James Duplin County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. In Pierce's Register. Born on 11/30/1755.
Lockhart, John Halifax County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Lockhart. Lived in Northampton County. 1780, also Private under Capt. Henry Burns, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). Marched towards the battle of Camden, SC, at Pee Dee River when they learned of Gates's Defeat, went to Salisbury. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Vaughn and Col. Jeptha Eatherton. Born on 4/3/1763 in Princess Anne County, VA.
Lockhart, John Hyde County Regiment 1782 2/7/1782, a Private, unit unknown.
Lockhart, Lemuel Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lodge, Lewis 5th NC Regiment 1776 1778 10/1/1776, a Private under Capt. Reading Blount.  Dropped from the rolls in Feb. 1778.  From Edgecombe County, NC.
Loftin, Elka. Jr. Dobbs County Regiment 1780 Drafted under a Capt. Parker in 1780-1781.
Loftin, Ezekiel Dobbs County Regiment 1775 1775, a Private under Capt. Jesse Cobb and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Later a Mechanic under QM John Tillary at Kingston. Born on 8/17/1750 in Johnston (what became Dobbs) County, NC.
Loftin, Francis Dobbs County Regiment 1780 5/26/1780, a known Private under Capt. Samuel Loftin and Col. James Glasgow.
Loftin, Jeremiah Dobbs County Regiment 1781 2/14/1781, a known Private, unit unknown.
Loftin, Leonard Dobbs County Regiment 1780 1780-1781, volunteered under Capt. Samuel Loftin. 
Loftis, Solomon Caswell County Regiment 1782 1782, a Private under Capt. Henry Cobb and Col. William Moore.
Lofton, Andrew Burke County Regiment 1778 1781 First in SC unit. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. William McKenzie and Lt. Col. Hugh Brevard. Too late for the battle of Briar Creek, GA. 1780-1781, a Private under Maj. Joseph McDowell, Captain not named. Then in SC unit again. Killed at the battle of Cowpens, SC. Cowpens (SC).
Lofton, Thomas Burke County Regiment 1778 1780 First in SC unit. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. William McKenzie and Lt. Col. Hugh Brevard. Too late for the battle of Briar Creek, GA. 1780, a Captain. Born on 5/18/1761 in Anson (what became Mecklenburg) County, NC.
Logan, Drury Tryon County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Joseph Harden and Col. William Graham. 1779, in Rutherford County. 1779, a Private under Capt. Abraham Kuykendall and Col. Andrew Hampton. 1780, a Private under Capt. Robert Alexander and Col. Andrew Hampton. POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, retaken by Patriots after the battle of Kings Mountain, SC. Then in SC unit. Mid-1781, back in NC as a Private under CApt. Adam Whiteside and Col. Robert Porter. Born in 1762 in Halifax County, VA. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Logan, Joseph Lincoln County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Mattocks and Lt. Col. Frederick Hambright.  Kings Mountain (SC).
Logan, Joseph Washington District Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. Gilbert Ghristian, attached to Col. William Christian (VA). Probably considered a VA unit. 1777, a Private under Capt. Arthur Campbell, attached to Col. William Campbell (VA). Also probably a VA unit. 1778, moved to Wilkes County. 1779, a Private under Capt. Robert Cleveland and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1780, a Private under a Capt. Thurman and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. Born in 1757 in Rockbridge County, VA. aka Joseph Login. Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River, Kings Mountain (SC).
Logan, Philip 4th NC Regiment 1777 A Musician under Capt. William Temple Coles.  Deserted 9/12/1777.  Rejoined in January 1779.  S38155. Brandywine Creek (PA).
Logan, Philip Mecklenburg County Regiment A Private under Capt. James Houston, dates unknown. Lived in Rowan County.
Logan, William 1st NC Regiment 1777 12/15/1777, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war in the same unit.
Logan, William Lincoln County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Mattocks and Lt. Col. Frederick Hambright.  Kings Mountain (SC).
Logan, William Rutherford County Regiment 1780 First in SC unit. 1780, a Private under Capt. David Beatty, attached to Col. William Campbell (VA). Born on 11/11/1748 in Spotsylvania County, VA. Kings Mountain (SC).
Logue, John Orange County Regiment 1776 8/20/1776, served under Capt. William Murray, detached to support march against hostile indians led by Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Forced to turn back due to the lack of wagons and pack horses.
Lollard, John 10th NC Regiment 1778 3/18/1778, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore for three years.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).
Lolley, William 8th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Francis Tartanson.  Deserted on 8/20/1777.
Lomack, William 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 A Private under Maj. Reading Blount.  Dropped from the rolls in Nov. 1779.  In his pension application (S41783), there are affadavits attesting that this man was in the 2nd NC Regiment under Capt. Anthony Sharpe (who was never in the 2nd), however, Maj. Reading Blount was after 1779.
Lomax, William 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/9/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee, then Capt. Elijah Moore.  Discharged on 5/9/1782 (3rd NC Regiment).  From Guilford County, NC.  W5028. Siege of Ninety-Six 1781 (SC).
Londay, James Northampton County Regiment 1781 4/7/1781, a known Private under Capt. Turner Bynum and Col. Jeptha Eatherton.
Long, Anderson Rowan County Regiment 1781 First in VA unit. 1781, a Private under Capt. Joseph Sharpe and Col. Francis Locke. Then in VA unit again. Born in 1762 in Culpeper County, VA.
Long, Benjamin Caswell County Regiment 1778 1780 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. William White, Lt. Col. Thornton Yancey, and Col. James Saunders. In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. 1780, a Private under Capt. George Samuel, attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). Born on 10/8/1759 in Orange County, NC. Camden (SC).
Long, Brittain Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Long, David Rowan County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. John Graham and Col. Francis Locke. 1780, a Private under Capt. Richard Graham and Col. Francis Locke. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Richard Simmons and Lt. Col. Matthew Brandon. 1781, a Private under Capt. Richard Graham and Col. Francis Locke. Then in SC unit. Born in 1758 in Bedford County, VA. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Kings Mountain (SC), Cowpens (SC), Guilford Court House.
Long, Gabriel DQMG 1781 8/23/1781, a known Blacksmith under Col. Nicholas Long. From Halifax County.
Long, Gasper Orange County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. George Hodge and Lt. Col. Thomas Taylor. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Elliott (Chatham County Regiment), attached to Lt. Col. Thomas Farmer (Orange County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Joseph Graham (Mecklenburg County Regiment), attached to Lt. Col. William Washington (VA). 1781, also a Private under Capt. George Hodge and Col. William O'Neal. Born in August of 1763 in PA. Whitesell's Mill.
Long, Henry 2nd NC Regiment 1779 A Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman for nine months.
Long, Henry Franklin County Regiment A Private in a Company of Light Horse, either in Bute or Franklin County, Captain not named. Born on 4/25/1756.
Long, James 1st NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Peter Bacot for 18 months.
Long, James 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard for nine months.
Long, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard for 12 months.  Discharged on 7/21/1782 (3rd NC Regiment).
Long, John 7th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Thomas Brickell.  Died on 2/24/1778.
Long, John Caswell County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. F. Lawson and Col. William Moore. From what is now Person County. Cowan's Ford.
Long, John Granville County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. James Pearce and Lt. Col. John Taylor. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Hagron Searcey and Col. Philip Taylor. Guilford Court House.
Long, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 10/3/1780, a known Private under Capt. James Thompson. Battle of the Bees.
Long, John Richmond County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. William Wall and Col. Thomas Crawford. Beatti's Bridge.
Long, John Sullivan County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Col. Isaac Shelby, Captain not known. Born 1757 in Londonderry, Ireland. Kings Mountain (SC).
Long, Reuben Chatham County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. George Herndon, attached to Maj. Israel Folsome (Orange County Regiment). Moved to SC, joined there. Born in 1759 in Halifax County, VA.
Long, Stephen 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/8/1780, a Private under Capt. William Earl and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From the Edenton District.
Long, William 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1782 Apr. 1782, a Private under Capt. Clement Hall.  A Corporal on 11/1/1782.  S18953.
Lookebee, David Rowan County Regiment 1778 1781 1778, a Private under Capt. William Bell, attached to Col. Alexander Mebane (Orange County Regiment). 1780, a Private, unit unknown. POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC. Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. Frederick Smith and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements. aka David Lookinbee. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Loper, John New Hanover County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Peter McLammy and Lt. Col. Thomas Bloodworth. Lived in Onslow County. POW at the engagement known as Rouse's Tavern, paroled. Rouse's Tavern.
Lorance, Michael Lincoln County Regiment 1780 1781 Originally a Hessian solider in the British Army, deserted in 1778 in Rhode Island, moved to Rowan County, NC in 1780. 1780, a Private under Maj. Joseph Dickson and Col. William Graham. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Cowan and Maj. James Hall. 1781, in SC unit. Born on 11/18/1749 in Germany. Cowan's Ford.
Lorance, William Rowan County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. William Armstrong. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Armstrong and Col. Francis Locke. 1781, a Private under Capt. Abel Armstrong, first attached to Maj. Joseph McDowell, then under Col. Francis Locke. Born on 8/11/1763 in Rowan County, NC. Haw Fields (?), Ramseur's Mill, Cowpens (SC), Cowan's Ford.
Lord, William 4th NC Regiment 1779 A Private under Maj. Pinketham Eaton.
Lord, William Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. James Council and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lote, George 1st NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman.
Lott, George 6th NC Regiment 1776 12/22/1776, a Private under Capt. George Dougherty.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon (1st NC Regiment).
Lott, Job 5th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. John Pugh Williams.  Died in June 1777.
Loughry, William 1st NC Regiment 1775 A Private under Capt. Robert Rowan.  1777, a Private in the 10th NC Regiment, unit unknown.  From Bladen (what is now Robeson) County, NC.  W8263.
Love, Amos Onslow County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. John King and Col. William Cray. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Love, Charles Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under a Capt. Magrath. 1780, also a Private under a Capt. White and Col. Robert Irwin. Kings Mountain (SC).
Love, Edmund 2nd NC Regiment 1775 1776 10/15/1775, a Private under Capt. James Blount.  Living in Currituck County, NC when he enlisted.  Later in VA units.  Born on 6/1/1760 in Pasquotank County, NC.  S4563.
Love, John Wilkes County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Moses Guest and Col. Elijah Isaacs. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Benjamin Herndon, then under Capt. Samuel Johnson, both under Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1781, a Private under Capt. Richard Allen, attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment).
Love, Robert Guilford County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. John Donnell and Col. James Martin. 1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Bell and Col. James Martin. Lived in Caswell County. Born on 12/17/1762 in Orange (what became Caswell) County, NC.
Love, Samuel 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 3/8/1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones for 12 months.  Discharged on 3/1/1782.
Love, Thomas 7th NC Regiment 1777 1780 3/20/1777, a Private under Capt. John Poynter.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon (1st NC Regiment).   POW at the Fall of Charleston, paroled after 14 months at Jamestown, VA.  Enlisted in Camden County, NC.  S36048. Germantown (PA), Brandywine Creek (PA), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Love, Thomas 10th NC Regiment 1777 6/20/1777, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. James Read (1st NC Regiment).
Love, William Anson County Regiment 1776 2/9/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Harris. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lovelace, Elias Rowan County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Samuel Reid and Col. Francis Locke. 1779, a Private under Capt. Jacob Nichols and Col. Francis Locke. 1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Reid and Col. Francis Locke. Born on 1/27/1755 in Frederick County, MD. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Siege of Savannah (GA), Cowan's Ford.
Lovelace, Vachel Rowan County Regiment 1777 1780 1777, a Private under Capt. David Caldwell and Col. Francis Locke. 1780, in SC unit. Born on 6/12/1758 in Frederick County, MD.
Lovelady, Thomas Guilford County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. William Bethel and Col. James Martin. Moved to Washington County. 1779, also a Private under Capt. James Montgomery and Col. Evan Shelby, Sr. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Edmondson and Col. John Sevier. Then in VA units. Born in 1750 in what became Guilford County, NC. Chickamauga Towns (TN), Kings Mountain (SC).
Lovell, John 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/29/1779, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  Deserted on 11/14/1779.
Lovell, Moses Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jesse Cobb and Col. Abraham Sheppard. 5/19/1778, received a bounty for Militia service under Caswell. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lovell, William 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/5/1779, a Private under Capt. Reading Blount.  Deserted in Oct. 1779.
Lovell, William Guilford County Regiment 1776 1782 1776, a Private under Capt. Samuel Sharp and Col. James Martin. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Hays and Col. Joseph William (Surry County Regiment). 1780, also a Private udner Capt. John Odle and Col. John Sevier (Washington County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Joseph White and Col. Charles McDowell (Burke County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. David Humphreys and Lt. Col. Robert Lanier (Surry County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. John Kimmins (Surry County Regiment), attached to Col. John Peasley (Guilford County Regiment). 1782, a Private under Capt. Stephen Crowder and Lt. Col. Robert Lanier (Surry County Regiment). Born on 12/23/1758 in Amelia County, VA.
Loven, Isaac Surry County Regiment 1780 1781 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. John Humphreys and Col. Martin Armstrong. Lived in Guilford County. aka Isaac Lovin. Guilford Court House.
Lovesy, Boling 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Thomas Evans.  Jan. 1783, transferred - to where unknown.
Lovet, Moses 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months.
Lovett, John 6th NC Regiment 1776 1778 A Private under Capt. George Mitchell for 2-1/2 years.  From Carteret County, NC.  R20398.
Lovey, John Chowan County Regiment 1779 5/3/1779, a known Private, unit unknown.
Lovick, Moses Dobbs County Regiment 1777 7/26/1777, drafted under Capt. John Kennedy and Col. James Glasgow.
Lovin, Arthur 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1781 4/24/1781, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Deserted on 7/15/1781.
Loving, Edward Surry County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Shepherd and Lt. Col. Joseph Williams. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Loving, John 3rd NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Deserted on 6/23/1783.
Loving, William Surry County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Shepherd and Lt. Col. Joseph Willaims. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Low, Abraham 5th NC Regiment 1779 5/10/1779, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount for 18 months.
Low, Christopher 1st NC Regiment 1778 2/26/1778, a known Private under Capt. Howell Tatum.
Low, George 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1779 A Private under Capt. Edward Vail, Jr.  Deserted on 8/15/1779.
Low, Richard 10th NC Regiment 1778 A Private under Capt. Isaac Moore.  Discharged on 6/14/1778.
Low, Thomas 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for 18 months.
Low, William 2nd NC Regiment 1779 A Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman for 3 years.
Low, William 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 4/21/1776, a Musician under Capt. Micajah Lewis.  9/8/1778, a known Musician in the Colonel's Company (Thomas Clark - 1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull.  Discharged on 5/1/1779.  aka William Lowe.
Lowe, James 3rd NC Regiment 1779 A Private under Capt. Michael Quinn.
Lowe, Nathan Guilford County Regiment 1781 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Bell, attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). Lived in Randolph County. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Thomas Dougan, then under Capt. William Gray, both under Col. John Collier. Born in 1762 in Orange (what became Guilford then Randolph) County, NC.
Lowe, Robert Cumberland County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private, unit unknown. Probably served under Capt. John Cox. Killed at Big Juniper Creek in Dec. 1781. Big Juniper Creek.
Lowe, William Surry County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Joseph Phillips, then under Capt. William Dobson, both under Col. Joseph Williams. 1780, a Private under Capt. Minor Smith, then under Capt. Joel Lewis, both attached to Col. Benjamin Cleveland (Wilkes County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. William Bostick and Maj. Micajah Lewis. Born on 2/17/1756. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Kings Mountain (SC), Dickey's Farm.
Lowery, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Charles Polk and Col. Adam Alexander. aka John Lowry.
Lowrance, Jacob Rowan County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph White, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). 1780, a Private under a Capt. Thomas and Col. Francis Locke. 1780, also a Sergeant, then back to Private. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Craig, then under Capt. Thomas Cowan, both under Col. Francis Locke. Born on 8/7/1758 in Rowan County, NC.
Lowry, John Rowan County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. John Lopp, attached to Lt. Col. Hugh Brevard (Burke County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. William Penny and Col. Francis Locke. Born in October of 1758 in Frederick County, VA. aka John Lowery.
Lowry, Robert 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. Alexander Whitehall and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Currituck County.
Lowry, Samuel 2nd NC Regiment 1775 1776 1775, a Private under Capt. William Knox for six months. Lived in Rowan County. 1776, a Private under Capt. William Wilson and Col. Francis Locke. 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Young and Col. Francis Locke. Born on 7/16/1757 in Rowan County, NC. R6495. Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign (SC), Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Lowry, Thomas Rowan County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Col. Francis Locke, Captain(s) not named. Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. David Ramsey and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements. At the battle of Eutaw Springs, SC, Captain not named. Cowpens (SC), Guilford Court House, Eutaw Springs (SC).
Lowry, William NC State Legion 1781 Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. David Ramsey and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements. Lived in Rowan County.
Loy, John Orange County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. William Rogers and Col. William O'Neal.
Loyd, Burrell 5th NC Regiment 1777 1779 A Private under Capt. Henry Darnell.  9/9/1778, under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman (2nd NC Regiment).  Dropped from the rolls in Feb. 1779.
Loyd, Henry 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Francis Child for nine months.
Loyd, Jarrett Granville County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt./Maj. Batt Birdsong and Col. Robert Burton in the QM/Commissary department. Born in 1765 or 1766 in Granville County.
Loyd, Jesse 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Francis Child for nine months.
Loyd, Leonard 4th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Joseph Phillips.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Loyd, Nicholas Granville County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Samuel Snead and Lt. Col. Philip Taylor. 1780, a Private under Capt. Richard Harrison, attached to Col. William Moore (Caswell County Regiment). Born on 3/14/1753 in Granville (what became Bute) County, NC.
Lucan, Reuben Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. John Sheppard and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lucas, Ambrose 10th NC Regiment 1780 4/14/1776, a Private, unit unknown.  1777, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. James Read (1st NC Regiment).  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war in the same unit.  Deserted on 2/1/1780.
Lucas, Arthur 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. John Baker for nine months.
Lucas, Billing 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 A Private under Maj. Reading Blount.  Died on 9/5/1779.
Lucas, Charles 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. John Baker for nine months.
Lucas, Edward 1st NC Regiment 1777 1779 A Private under Capt. Henry "Hal" Dixon.  Deserted on 2/18/1778.  Reenlisted in 2nd NC Regiment in June 1778.  9/9/1778, under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman (2nd NC Regiment).  Dropped from the rolls in Feb. 1779.
Lucas, Famoth 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. Joseph Montford for nine months.
Lucas, John 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private, unit unknown. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lucas, Lewis Duplin County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. One pay voucher. Born c. 1750.
Lucas, Matthew 5th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  Killed at the battle of Germantown, PA on 10/4/1777. Germantown (PA).
Lucas, Richard 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Michael Quinn for nine months.
Lucas, Thomas 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough for 12 months.  Discharged on 4/1/1782.
Lucas, Thomas 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Thomas Evans.  Jan. 1783, transferred - to where unknown.
Lucas, Valentine 3rd NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/22/1776, a Private under Capt. James Emmett.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney) (2nd NC Regiment).  Discharged in Oct. 1778.  From Granville County, NC.  aka Valentine Locus.  W20497. Ft. Moultrie #1 (SC).
Lucas, William Randolph County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. John Knight, then under Capt. Edward Williams, both under Col. John Collier. Born on 12/31/1754 in Orange (what became Guilford then Randolph) County, NC.
Lucey, Isom 3rd NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. James Emmett for 2-1/2 years.
Luck, Paul 1st NC Regiment 1781 A Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho.
Luckey, Hugh Lincoln County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Thomas Lofton and Col. William Graham. Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. Isaac White and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements. Born in 1763 in Lancaster County, PA.
Luckey, Robert Rowan County Regiment 1778 1781 1778, a Private under Capt. William Johnstone. 1779-1780, a Private under Capt. William Armstrong. 1780, a Private under Capt. Thomas Cowan, then under Capt. Joseph Dickson (Lincoln County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Cowan. All service under Col. Francis Locke. Born on 2/6/1760 in Rowan County, NC. Ramseur's Mill, Haw River, Guilford Court House.
Luckie, William Rowan County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Johnson Sloan, then under Capt. Thomas Cowan, both under Col. Francis Locke. Ramseur's Mill.
Lucy, Burwell DQMG 1780 A Wagoner under Col. Nicholas Long (Deputy QM General).  Said to be an ex-Continental soldier (?).
Lucy, Frederick 1st NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Howell Tatum.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Howell Tatum.  aka Frederick Lucey.
Ludwick, Lewis 3rd NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard for 18 months.
Lufman, John 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 7/30/1776, a Private under Capt. William Goodman for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull.  POW in 1779 for about 9 months - taken between Charleston and Savannah.  Discharged on 8/21/1779 at Constitution Island, NY.  aka John Luffman.  S42901. Brandywine Creek (PA), Monmouth (NJ), Stony Point (NY).
Lumberly, Simon 7th NC Regiment 1777 1778 3/13/1777, a Private under Capt. James Vaughan.  2/26/1778, a known Private under Capt. Howell Tatum (1st NC Regiment).  Died in Feb. 1778.
Lumbly, Abraham NC Light Dragoons 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Solomon Wood. From Wake County.
Lunsford, Elisha Granville County Regiment 1776 1779 1776, a Private, unit unknown. 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. In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. aka Elisha Lunceford, Elijah Lunsford.
Lurry, Cornelius Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jacob Johnston and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lusk, Joseph Washington District Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. John Sevier, attached to Col. William Christian (VA). 1777, in Washington County. 1777, a Private under Capt. James Shelby, attached to Col. William Christian (VA). 1777, also a Private under Capt. Isaac Shelby and Col. Evan Shelby, Sr. 1779, a Private under Capt. John Snoddy and Col. John Sevier. 1780, a Private under Capt. Andrew Colville, attached to Col. William Campbell (VA). Born on 3/15/1753 in Augusta County, VA. Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River.
Lusk, Samuel 2nd Rowan County Regiment 1776 1782 1776, a Private under Capt. William Davidson and Lt. Col. Charles McDowell. 1777, in Burke County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Woods and Maj. Joseph McDowell. 1782, a Private under Capt. Thomas Kennedy and Col. Charles McDowell. 1782, also a Private under Capt. John McDowell and Col. Joseph McDowell. Born on 4/9/1750. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Kings Mountain (SC), Cherokee Expedition 1782.
Lusk, Samuel Rowan County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Galbraith Falls and Col. Francis Locke. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Shadrack Hogan and Lt. Col. Drury Ledbetter (Montgomery County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. John Baker and Col. Francis Locke. 1781, also a Private under Capt. John Davidson, attached to Lt. Col. Hugh Brevard (Burke County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under a Capt. Martin and Maj. Joel Lewis in the newly-recreated NC State Regiment (State Troops). Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. David Ramsey and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements. 1781, also a Private under a Capt. Armstrong and a Capt. Irwin. Born on 6/27/1760. Ramseur's Mill, Camden (SC), Cowan's Ford, Siege of Ninety-Six 1781 (SC).
Lutts, John 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 5/25/1777, a Private under Capt. John Jarvis for three years.  A Corporal in June 1778.  9/8/1778, a known Corporal under Maj. John Baptiste Ashe (1st NC Regiment).  Died 11/10/1778.  aka John Luts.
Lutz, Jacob Lincoln County Regiment 10/7/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. From what is now Catawba County. Kings Mountain (SC).
Lye, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 4/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.
Lyerly, Christopher 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Discharged on 4/28/1782 (3rd NC Regiment).
Lynch, Bryan Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Fellows and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lynch, Charles Surry County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Shepherd and Lt. Col. Joseph Williams. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lynch, John 2nd NC Regiment 1778 9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Ingles.
Lynch, Joshua Johnston County Regiment 1776 1777 Early 1776, a Private, unit unknown. Spring of 1776, a Private under Capt. William Caswell (5th NC Regiment) for 12 months.  1779-1780, a Private in NC Militia, unit(s) unknown. S41790. Moore's Creek Bridge, Stono Ferry (SC), Camden (SC).
Lynch, Lawrence 1st NC Regiment 1777 1777, a Private under Capt. Howell Tatum.  2/26/1778, a known Private under Capt. Howell Tatum.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Howell Tatum. aka Lawrence Linch.
Lyne, James NC Light Dragoons 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. John Taylor and Col. Francois DeMalmedy. From Granville County. Ramsey's Mill, Stewart's Creek #1.
Lynn, Alexander Tryon County Regiment 1777 Oct. 21 - Dec. 30, 1777, a Private under Capt. Robert Porter and Col. William Graham.
Lynn, Israel Rowan County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Blacksmith under Capt. Peter Hedrick. 1780, also a Private under Capt. John Lopp. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Carson, then under Capt. Joseph Cunningham. All service under Col. Francis Locke. Mask's Ferry.
Lynn, James Mecklenburg County Regiment 1779 1779, a Private under a Capt. Summers, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). 1780, a Private under a Capt. Simmerson and Maj. Ben Heannis, both attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment). POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC. 1780, also a Private under Capt. John Foster and Maj. William Richardson Davie in the newly-created Independent Corps of Light Horse. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Francis Miller, attached to Col. Elijah Isaacs (Wilkes County Regiment). Sep. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Foster and Col. William Richardson Davie in the newly-created NC State Cavalry-Western District. Spring of 1781, in SC unit. Born on 10/1/1764 in Mecklenburg County, NC. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC), Hanging Rock (SC), Fishing Creek (SC), Rugeley's Mill #2.  While in SC unit, at the battles of Hobkirk's Hill (SC), and Eutaw Springs (SC).
Lynn, Robert 1776 5/16/1776, a Private, regiment and unit unknown, enlisted for three years.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged on 5/15/1779.
Lynn, William F. Rowan County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Richard Graham, attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment). 1780, a Private under Capt. John Lopp and Col. Francis Locke. Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. John Lopp and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition. Born on 7/16/1762 in Rowan County, NC. Brick House.
Lynough, Thomas New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Lt. Levi Gill and Col. Richard Caswell. From Craven County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Lyon, William 4th NC Regiment 1781 1782 1781, a Private under Capt. William Lytle for 18 months. Discharged at 10-Mile House, SC. S31829. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Lyon, William Wilkes County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. James Henderson and Maj. Josiah Branham. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Larkin Cleveland and Lt. Col. William Nash. Born on 2/17/1752 in Culpeper County, VA.
Lytton, J.L. Lincoln County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. From what is now Catawba County.


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