The American Revolution in North Carolina

The Privates, Horsemen, Fifers, Drummers, etc. - Last Names Beginning with "R"
Private, Etc. First Unit Served In As a Private From To Notes Known Battles/Skirmishes at This Rank
Raby, Adam 4th NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Micajah Lewis.  Dropped from the rolls in Sep. 1777.
Raby, Blake 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/5/1780, a known Private under Capt. Elisha Rhodes and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Bertie County.
Raby, Cader 4th NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Micajah Lewis.  Deserted on 10/26/1777.
Rackley, Jeremiah Duplin County Regiment 1781 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Jonathan Taylor and Col. James Kenan. Fall of 1781, a Sergeant.
Rackley, Micajah Franklin County Regiment 1781 1782 1780-1781, a Private, Captain(s) not named. April 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Evans (2nd NC Regiment), then under Capt. Edward Yarborough (3rd NC Regiment) for 12 months. Discharged on 4/22/1782 at Bacon's Bridge, SC. On the official rolls a Micajah Rittey. W26396. Camden (SC), Guilford Court House.
Rackley, Person Franklin County Regiment 1779 1779-?, a Private for many tours, Captains and dates not identified. aka Parson Rackley.
Radford, Shadrack New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Radford, William New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Ragains, Thomas 1st NC Regiment 1776 1781 Was a Sergeant. 1776, re-enlisted as a Private under Capt. Henry "Hal" Dixon. Discharged at Wilmington, NC. Lived in Cumberland County, moved to Orange County. 1780, a Private under Capt. George Hodge and Col. Hugh Tinnen. 1780, also a Private under Capt. James Patterson and Col. William O'Neal. 1781, a Private under a Capt. Buff and Col. John Peasley (Guilford County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under an unnamed Captain. W4502. Florida Expedition 1776, Guilford Court House, Lindley's Mill.
Ragan, Jesse Orange County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Shadrack Hargis, attached to Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Started on the Cherokee Expedition, forced to turn back due to the lack of wagons and pack horses. Moved to Granville County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph Langston and Maj. William Gill. At the Public Factory in Williamsborough. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Rice, Maj. William Gill, and Lt. Col. Drury Smith at James Bilbo's "fishing place" on Sir Peyton Skipworth's Island in the Roanoke River to catch fish for the army.
Ragan, John Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Nathaniel Richardson and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Ragan, Owen Caswell County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. George Moore and Col. James Saunders. A guard during the battle of Briar Creek, GA. 1781, a Private under Col. William Moore, Captain not named. 1781, also a Private under Maj. William Gill and Col. William Moore.
Ragly, Blake 2nd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount for nine months. aka Blake Rayly.
Ragsdale, Baxter Granville County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Peter Bennett, attached to Lt. Col. John Geddy (Halifax County Regiment). 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones (Caswell County Regiment), attached to Col. Elijah Isaacs in support of SC Col. Thomas Sumter. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Peter Bennett and Col. Joseph Taylor. Moved to VA, joined there. Born on 8/24, 1760 in Lunenburg County, VA. Fishing Creek (SC).
Ragsdale, Benjamin Chatham County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. William Dillard and Col. Ambrose Ramsey. 1781, a Private under Capt. Hawkins Dye, attached to Col. Philip Alston (Cumberland County Regiment). June/July 1781, a Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough (3rd NC Regiment) for 18 months. May have only served three or four months. W1079.
Raifield, Spencer 3rd NC Regiment 1776 1778 5/10/1776, a Private under Capt. Pinketham Eaton.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. Hardy Murfree) (2nd NC Regiment).  Discharged on 11/10/1778.  aka Spinencoy Raifield.  
Raiford, Caleb 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/12/1781, a Private under Capt. William Lytle.  Confined four nights for desertion during July 1781.  Discharged on 4/12/1782 (4th NC Regiment).  aka Caleb Rafle.
Raiford, Robert Cumberland County Regiment 1776 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private (possibly an officer) under Capt. Arthur Council. Later in 1776, a Captain in 8th NC Regiment. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rail, Samuel Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Blair and Lt. Col. James Martin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Railey, Edmond 2nd NC Regiment 1782 2/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman for 12 months.
Railey, Elisha NC Light Dragoons 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Solomon Wood. From Wake County.
Railey, Isaac 1st NC Regiment 1778 11/17/1778, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.
Rainboult, Adam Burke County Regiment 1780 1781 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Mordecai Clark, Maj. Francis Triplett (VA) and Lt. Col. Robert Holmes. 1781, also a Private under Capt. John Bickerstaff, some of the time attached to Col. Benjamin Cleveland (Wilkes County Regiment). Cowpens (SC), Hobkirk's Hill (SC).
Rainey, Isaac Caswell County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. William Douglas, first under Col. William Moore, then under Col. James Read in the newly-created NC Light Horse Regiment. 1781, also under Capt. John McMullen, then under Capt. Spillsby Coleman, both under Col. William Moore. Born on 1/12/1763 in Orange County, NC. Guilford Court House, Livingston's Creek, Brown Marsh.
Rainey, James 4th NC Regiment 1778 1779 4/26/1776, a Sergeant under Capt. William Goodman, then under Capt. Roger Moore.  A Private in June 1778.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged on 5/10/1779.  S35599.
Rainey, James 9th NC Regiment 1776 4/26/1776, a Private under Capt. Hezekiah Rice for three years. 9/8/1778, a known Wagoner in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull.  Dropped from the rolls in Nov. 1779.  aka James Raney.
Rainey, Peter 1st NC Regiment 1777 1778 6/23/1777, unit and rank unknown.  9/8/1778, a known Sergeant in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman.  aka Peter Raney.
Rainey, William 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.
Rains, Anthony Randolph County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. John Rains and Col. John Collier. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Hinds, attached to Col. John Luttrell (Chatham County Regiment). aka Anthony Raines.
Rains, John Randolph County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. James Robertson and Col. John Collier. 1780, a Captain. Born on 8/2/1759 near Fredericksburg, VA.
Rainwater, John Guilford County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Sharp and Lt. Col. John Humphreys. Lived in Wake County. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Raisor, Isaac NC Light Dragoons 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Solomon Wood and Lt. Col Hardy Sanders. Lived in Caswell County.
Rall, James 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 6/14/1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  Discharged on 5/19/1782.
Ralph, John 7th NC Regiment 1778 A Private under Capt. Ely.  Died on 4/4/1778.
Ralph, Lewis 4th NC Regiment 1777 1779 2/18/1777, a Sergeant under Capt. James Smith for 2-1/2 years.  A Private in Oct. 1777.  A Private in Feb. 1778.   9/8/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull.  Dropped from the rolls in Nov. 1779.
Ralph, Thomas Guilford County Regiment 1781 1782 1781, a Private under Capt. John McRea and Col. James Martin. 5/9/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment) then Capt. William Goodman, then Capt. Elijah Moore for 12 months. Discharged on 5/9/1782 at Bacon's Bridge, SC. S38323. Cowpens (SC), Guilford Court House, Siege of Ninety-Six 1781 (SC), Eutaw Springs (SC).
Ralsby, Richard 1776 2/14/1776, a Private, regiment and unit unknown.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).  aka Richard Rabsby.
Ram, Jacob 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/2/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford.  Deserted in Sep. 1779.
Ramage, Alexander 9th NC Regiment 1778 1779 1/1/1777, a Corporal under Capt. Richard D. Cook.  A Sergeant in Jan. 1778.  A Private in Feb. 1778.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Howell Tatum (1st NC Regiment).  Died on 3/19/1779.  aka Alexander Rammage.
Ramage, Thomas 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1781 A Private under Capt. Benjamin Carter.  Died on 10/15/1781.
Ramsay, Daniel 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 5/25/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Died in Oct. 1781.
Ramsay, Mills 7th NC Regiment 1777 1778 1/1/1777, a Private under Capt. James Vaughan.  Died on 1/2/1778.  However, found on the roll of Capt. Howell Tatum (1st NC Regiment) on 2/26/1778. (?).
Ramsey, Andrew Rowan County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. William Falls and Maj. James Rutherford. Marched towards Charleston, SC under Col. Charles McDowell (Burke County Regiment), near Georgetown learned of the town's surrender, retreated to Cross Creek, then back to Salisbury. Sep. 1780, a Private under Maj. Joseph Dickson and Col. William Richardson Davie in the newly-created NC State Cavalry-Western District. Late 1780/early 1781, a Private under Capt. David Ramsey (his brother). 1781, also a Private under Capt. William Penny, attached to Brig. Gen. Andrew Pickens (SC). Born in 1755 in Charles County, PA. Cowan's Ford.
Ramsey, Daniel Caswell County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. David McFarland, attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). 1780, also a Private under Capt. John Oldham and Col. William Moore. 1781, a Private under Capt. Herndon Haralson and Col. William Moore. Late Summer 1781, a Private under Capt./Maj. Herndon Haralson, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Born in 1763. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC), Rugeley's Mill #2 (SC), Haw River, Eutaw Springs (SC).
Ramsey, David Rowan County Regiment 1775 1780 1775, a Private under Col. Griffith Rutherford, Captain not named. 1776, a Private under Col. Francis Locke, Captain not named. 1780, a Lieutenant, then a Captain. 1781, a Commissary. Ninety-Six 1775 (SC), Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign (SC), Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Ramsey, James Cumberland County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Arthur Council. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Ramsey, Joel 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/20/1776, 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.  Discharged on 5/20/1779.  S39031. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Monmouth (NJ).
Ramsey, Joel Randolph County Regiment 1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston and Col. John Collier.
Ramsey, John 4th NC Regiment 1782 1782 A Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Transferred to ? on 12/1/1782.  aka John Ramey.
Ramsey, John New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Ramsey, John Rowan County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. William Falls and Col. Francis Locke. Wounded at the battle of Ramseur's Mill. Served another tour, officers not named. Ramseur's Mill.
Ramsey, Robert Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 First in SC unit. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Foster and Col. Robert Irwin. Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. John Rogers and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements.
Ramsey, Robert Rowan County Regiment 1780 6/20/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. Ramseur's Mill.
Ramsey, William 6th NC Regiment 1776 1777 5/10/1776, a Private under Capt. Philip Taylor.  Deserted in Aug. 1777.
Ramsey, William Surry County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Jacob Camplin, attached to Col. Charles McDowell (Burke County Regiment). 1780, a Sergeant. Stono Ferry (SC).
Rand, John 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private, unit unknown. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rand, William Cumberland County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Ebenezer Folsome. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Randall, Andrew 1st NC Regiment 1778 1779 5/15/1777, a Sergeant under Capt. James Wilson for three years.  A Private on 7/1/1778.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. Griffith John McRee) (1st NC Regiment) - sick on that date near Cranberry.  Back to Sergeant on 1/1/1779.  aka Andruss Randall, Andrews Randall, Andrew Randell.
Randle, Isham Montgomery County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. James Crump and Lt. Col. Drury Ledbetter. Moved to VA, joined there.
Randle, Peter Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Randle, Richard Montgomery County Regiment 1780 1781 First in VA unit. 1780, a Private under Capt. James Allen and Col. William Lofton. 1781, a Private under Capt. West Harris and Col. William Lofton.
Randleman, Martin Rowan County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. John Lopp and Col. Francis Lopp. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Randleman, attached to Lt. Col. Drury Ledbetter (Montgomery County Regiment). aka Martin Rundleman. Camden (SC).
Randolph, Andrew Caswell County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Lt. Walter Tate, Capt. James Wilson, and Col. William Moore. 1781, a Private, Captain not named. Born in 1762. Raft Swamp.
Randolph, William Caswell County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private in the New Levies for nine months under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer).
Raney, John Surry County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Obadiah Cobb and Col. Joseph Williams. 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Moseby, detached to support Col. Elijah Isaacs (Wilkes County Regiment) and Col. Thomas Sumter (SC). Moved to Guilford County. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Robinson, attached to Col. John Luttrell (Chatham County Regiment). Born on 3/6/1757 in NJ. Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River, Fishing Creek (SC).
Rankin, Robert Guilford County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Robert Bell and Col. James Martin. 1780, a Private under Capt. Redden Moore, attached to Maj. James Brandon (Rowan County Regiment). 1780, a Private under a Capt. Ross. 1781, a Private under Capt. Arthur Forbis and Col. James Martin. 1781, also a Private under Capt. John McAdow and Col. John Peasley. Born on 5/29/1759 in Orange (what became Guilford) County, NC. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Moncks Corner #1 (SC), Guilford Court House.
Rankin, Robert Rowan County Regiment 1775 1781 1775, a Private under Capt. Joseph Dickson and Col. Griffith Rutherford. 1780, a Private under Capt. James Houston (Mecklenburg County Regiment), attached to Col. Francis Locke. 1780, also a Private under Maj. Joseph Dickson, attached to Col. Francis Locke. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Huggins (Mecklenburg County Regiment), attached to Col./BG William Lee Davidson. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Crawford, then under a Capt. Johnston, then under Capt. William Bell, all under Col. Francis Locke. Claims to have been a Captain for one month. Ninety-Six 1775 (SC), Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign (SC), Ramseur's Mill, Colson's Mill. 
Rankin, William Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Robert Bell and Lt. Col. James Martin. Also served under Capt. Arthur Forbis. 1780, a Private under Capt. George Peay and Col. John Peasley. Moore's Creek Bridge, McAlpine Creek.
Rankin, William Tryon County Regiment 1777 1781 1777, a Private under Capt. Robert Alexander, attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). 1779, in Lincoln County. 1779, a Private under Capt. Robert Alexander, attached to Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. 1779, also a Private under Capt. Peter Forney and Col. William Graham. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Armstrong and Maj. Joseph Dickson. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Richard Springs and Col. William Lee Davidson (Mecklenburg County Regiment), then under Col. George Alexander (Mecklenburg County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. James Lytle, attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment) (got sick), then attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Born on 1/10/1761 in Rowan County, NC. Colson's Mill, Camden (SC), Eutaw Springs (SC).
Ransol, John Caswell County Regiment 1779 3/15/1779, a known Private under Capt. Berryman Turner and Col. William Moore.
Ransom, Richard Franklin County Regiment 1780 1780 1780, a Private, unit unknown. In Charleston, SC erecting breastworks, etc., discharged befor the town surrendered. 1780, also a Lieutenant and a Captain. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Ranson, Henry New Bern District Minutemen 1776 1777 1776, a Private under Capt. John Vance (Artillery) and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. 1776, also a Private under Capt. Bailey and Col. Thomas Bonner (Chowan County Regiment). 1777, joined a VA unit. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rape, F. John 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/4/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford.  Deserted in Sep. 1779.
Rape, Gustavus Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. John Sterns and Col. Caleb Phifer. 1781, in SC units.
Raper, Caleb 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Edward Vail, Jr.  Dropped from the rolls in Oct. 1777.
Raper, John 2nd NC Regiment 1776 1780 12/22/1776, a Private under Capt. William Fenner for three years.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney).  A Musician in July 1779.  Discharged on 2/1/1780.  aka John Raiper.
Raper, Robert 2nd NC Regiment 1776 12/22/1776, a Private under Capt. William Fenner.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney).  POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC - escaped after two months.  aka Robert Raiper.  W4569. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Monmouth (NJ), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Rasbury, Jeffrey Dobbs County Regiment 1778 5/19/1778, received a bounty for Militia service under Caswell.  aka Jeffrey Rasberry.
Rasco, James New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rasher, Hardy 2nd NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Robert Raiford for 18 months.
Rasko, Tettle 7th NC Regiment 1777 1778 1/14/1777, a Private under Capt. James Vaughan.  A Corporal in Jan. 1778.  Died on 2/24/1778.  aka Tetkle Rasko.
Rason, John 1st NC Regiment 3/12/1779, re-enlisted under Capt. James Read for the duration of the war.  Earlier, unit and dates unknown.
Ratcliff, William 7th NC Regiment 1778 1778 A Private under Capt. John Baker.  Deserted on 7/14/1778.
Ratley, Benjamin 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 6/6/1781, a Private under Capt. William Lytle.  Discharged on 6/6/1782 (4th NC Regiment).
Ratley, John 3rd NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Jacob Turner.  Died 7/30/1778.
Ratliff, Thomas Anson County Regiment 1776 2/9/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Harris. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Ravell, Nathaniel 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/24/1779, a Private under Michael Quinn.  Deserted in Sep. 1779.
Rawls, Jesse Martin County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Nathan Mayo, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). Marched towards the battle of Camden, SC, learned of Gates's Defeat, then ordered to help Col. Thomas Sumter (SC), learned of his defeat, went to Salisbury, chased by the British to Shallow Ford.
Rawls, William Martin County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Nathan Mayo, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). Marched towards the battle of Camden, SC, learned of Gates's Defeat, then ordered to help Col. Thomas Sumter (SC), learned of his defeat, went to Salisbury, chased by the British to Shallow Ford.
Raws, Lawrence 3rd NC Regiment 1779 7/1/1779, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.
Ray, Archibald 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1/4/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman for 12 months.
Ray, Benjamin 6th NC Regiment 1776 1780 A Private under Capt. John Baptiste Ashe and Capt. George Dougherty.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).  POW at the Fall of Charleston, held 14 months.  W26355. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Monmouth (NJ), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Ray, Charles Guilford County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Sharp and Lt. Col. John Humphreys. Lived in Wake County. POW at the battle of Eutaw Springs, SC, died of Smallpox. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Ray, Daniel 7th NC Regiment 1778 1778 A Private under Capt. John Baker.  Deserted on 7/9/1778.
Ray, Daniel Guilford County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Sharp and Lt. Col. John Humphreys. Lived in Wake County. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Ray, Francis Caswell County Regiment 1780 1781 1780 and 1781, a Private under Capt. Adam Sanders and Col. William Moore. Born on 1/15/1764 in Bute (what became Franklin) County, NC. Rugeley's Mill #2 (SC), Brown Marsh.
Ray, Hudson Guilford County Regiment 1781 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Sharp and Lt. Col. John Humphreys. Lived in Wake County. Wounded at the battle of Eutaw Springs, SC, died soon thereafter. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Ray, James Caswell County Regiment 1780 8/16/1780, a known private, unit unknown. Wounded/POW at the battle of Camden, SC.  One source asserts his first name was Joseph (Jas./Jos.) Camden (SC).
Ray, Jesse Wilkes County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Moses Guest and Col. Benjamin Seawell. 1780, a Private under Capt. Abraham DeMoss and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1781, an Orderly Sergeant. Born in 1760 in Amherst County, VA.
Ray, Joseph Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. James Council and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Ray, Joseph Orange County Regiment 1780 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. George Hodge and Col. Hugh Tinnen. Died in late December of 1780.
Ray, Lodowick Tryon County Regiment 1777 Oct. 21 - Dec. 30, 1777, a Private under Capt. Robert Porter and Col. William Graham.
Ray, Samuel 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. Alexander Whitehall and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Currituck County.
Ray, Stephen 7th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. John McGlaughan.  2/26/1778, a known Private under Capt. Howell Tatum (1st NC Regiment).  Died on 3/31/1778.  From Hertford County, NC.
Ray, Thomas 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/5/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Harvey and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Perquimans County.
Ray, Thomas Guilford County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Sharp and Lt. Col. John Humphreys. Lived in Wake County. Wounded at the battle of Eutaw Springs, SC. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Rayburn, George 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 7/25/1776, 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.  Discharged on 7/25/1779.  aka George Raibourn.
Rayl, Samuel Guilford County Regiment 1781 Was an Ensign. 1781, a Private under Capt. Joseph Hoskins and Col. James Martin. Born on 3/20/1752 in PA.
Raymond, Daniel 1st NC Regiment 1782 1783 Jan. 1782, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Deserted on 6/23/1783 (3rd NC Regiment).
Rayner, Amos Bertie County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Charles Rhodes, attached to Col. Jonas Johnston (Edgecombe County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. William Morris, then under Capt. William Rascoe, both attached to Col. Peter Dauge (Camden County Regiment). Stono Ferry (SC).
Raynor, Daniel Duplin County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. Two pay vouchers. Born c. 1732.
Raynor, David Duplin County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. One pay vouchers. Born c. 1755.
Razor, Christopher 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Discharged on 4/28/1782.
Rea, Henry Rowan County Regiment 1780 1780 First in SC unit. 1780, a Private under Capt. Jacob Barnett (SC), then under Capt. James Jamieson (SC), both attached to Col. Francis Locke keeping the Loyalists in check. Then back in SC units. Born in 1758 in Ireland.
Rea, Samuel Chowan County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Charles Haughton and Col. James Blount. Captured by the British, held 13 days.
Rea, William Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Charles Polk and Col. Adam Alexander.
Read, James 2nd NC Regiment 1777 9/14/1777, a Private, unit unknown.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. John Patten) led by Capt. John Craddock.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted in the Colonel's Company (Col. John Patten) led by Capt. John Craddock.  aka James Reade.
Reading, Joseph 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/4/1780, a known Volunteer under Capt. Kenneth McKenzie and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Martin County.
Reagan, Larkin Caswell County Regiment 1778 1781 1778-1779, a Private in the New Levies for nine months under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). 1779, a Private under Capt. William Goodman and Col. Francois DeMalmedy in the NC Light Dragoons. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Lytle and Maj. Reading Blount (both Continental officers leading Militia). Wounded at the battle of Guilford Court House. Born on 8/17/1757 in Orange (what became Caswell) County, NC. aka Larkan Ragon. Briar Creek (GA), Stono Ferry (SC), Guilford Court House.
Reames, Joshua 3rd NC Regiment 1779 4/23/1779, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Capt. George "Gee" Bradley.
Reams, William 2nd NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Benjamin Carter for 18 months.
Reardon, Dudley 5th NC Regiment 1777 1778 8/25/1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.   9/8/1778, in 2nd NC Regiment.  Discharged on 12/4/1778.
Reardon, Jeremiah 4th NC Regiment 1777 5/27/1777, a Private under Capt. William Temple Coles for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  On some rolls as Jeremiah Rardon.
Reason, Thomas Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jesse Cobb and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Reason, Thomas New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Spyars Singleton and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Reason, William New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private - unit unknown. From Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Reasoner, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Transferred to ? before Apr. 1782.
Reasoner, William DQMG 1780 A Wagoner under Col. Nicholas Long (Deputy QM General).  Said to be an ex-Continental soldier (?).
Reasons, Thomas 10th NC Regiment 1777 8/15/1777, a Private under Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman (2nd NC Regiment).
Reasons, William 5th NC Regiment 1776 9/10/1776, a Musician under Capt. Reading Blount.  A Private in Jan. 1778.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney) (2nd NC Regiment).  Deserted in June 1779.  7/1/1779, a known Private under Capt. George "Gee" Bradley (3rd NC Regiment) for 18 months.  aka William Reason.
Reavel, Nathaniel New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Reaves, Ashur Wilkes County Regiment 1779 1780 First in VA units. 1779, a Private under Capt. Charles Gordon, then under Capt. John Cleveland, both under Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1780, a Private under Capt. Godfrey Isbell and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1780, also a Private under Capt. William Nall, attached to Lt. Col. Drury Ledbetter (Montgomery County Regiment). 1780, also a Private under Capt. John Cleveland again, and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. Camden (SC).
Reaves, Darling Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. James Council and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Reaves, Dru Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Benjamin Sheppard and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Reaves, George 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.
Reaves, Jesse Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. James Council and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Reaves, Nathaniel Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. James Council and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Reaves, Zac Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. James Council and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Probably the same man as directly below (different sources). Moore's Creek Bridge.
Reaves, Zachariah 1st NC Regiment 1775 1781 1775, a Private under Capt. Thomas Allen for nine months. 1776, re-enlisted in the NC Continental Line for 2-1/2 years and made a Sergeant under Capt. Griffith John McRee (6th NC Regiment). Discharged early in 1777 at Wilmington, NC due to illness. Lived in Bladen County. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Gresham Coffield and Col. Exum Lewis (Edgecombe County Regiment). In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. 1779-1780, a Private under Capt. John Yates and Col. James Kenan (Duplin County Regiment). Marched towards Charleston, SC, learned of the town's surrender, turned around. 1781, a Private under Capt. Peter Robeson and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. S41973. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Reavis, Harris Surry County Regiment 1775 1780 1775, a Private under Capt. Jacob Free and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1778, a Private under Capt. George Dickey and Col. Joseph Williams. July 1780, a Private under Capt. Elias Langham and Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). Helped to build a Laboratory in Salisbury, NC. Born in December of 1754 in Northampton County, NC.
Reavis, Henry Surry County Regiment 1775 1779 1775 and 1776, a Private under Capt. Jacob Free and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1779, in Rutherford County. 1779, a Private under Capt. William Neville and Col. Andrew Hampton. Born on 8/11/1752 in Northampton County, NC. aka Henry Revis. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Reavis, John Surry County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Henry Smith and Col. Joseph Williams. A Guard during the battle of Briar Creek, GA>
Recford, Morris 5th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  A Corporal in Oct. 1777.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Rector, Benjamin Surry County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Jacob Camplin, attached to Col. Charles McDowell (Burke County Regiment). 1780, a Private under Capt. Gibson Wooldridge and Col. Joseph Williams. Stono Ferry (SC), Richmond Town #2.
Rector, Lewis 4th NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for 18 months.  From Surry County, NC when he enlisted.  Discharged at Salisbury, NC in 1783.  W45.
Redd, William 4th NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. George Dougherty for 12 months.  Discharged on 5/25/1782 at Salisbury, NC.  From Onslow County, NC.  aka William Red, William Read.  S7373.
Redden, John Randolph County Regiment 1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston and Col. John Collier.
Reddick, Abraham 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall for 12 months.  Discharged 8/16/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Reddick, Isaac 10th NC Regiment 1777 6/7/1777, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman.  
Redding, John Halifax County Regiment 1777 1777-1778, a Private under Lt. William Ptolemy "Tolly" Powell. A Guard in Halifax. Jan. 1779, a Private under Capt. Philip Taylor (5th NC Regiment) for 2-1/2 years - later would be 3rd NC Regiment. On the official rolls as John Reading. S41971. Stono Ferry (SC).
Redditt, John Jr. 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/4/1780, a known Volunteer under Capt. Kenneth McKenzie and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Martin County.
Redfern, James Bladen County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. James White, attached to Col. Thoams Wade (Anson County Regiment). Lived in Anson County. aka James Redfarn.
Redley, Hardy 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/24/1779, a Private under Michael Quinn.  Dropped from the rolls in Oct. 1779.
Redmond, George Rowan County Regiment 1778 1780 1778, a Private under Capt. Jacob Nichols and Col. Francis Locke. 1778-1779, in SC unit. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Johnston, attached to Col. William Lee Davidson (Mecklenburg County Regiment). 1780, also a Private under a Capt. Chapman. Colson's Mill.
Redner, George 7th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Musician under Capt. Thomas Brickell.  Died on 11/4/1777.  aka George Rednor.
Redpath, John Surry County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Shepherd and Lt. Col. Joseph Williams. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Redwine, Jacob Randolph County Regiment 1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston and Col. John Collier.
Reed, Andrew Orange County Regiment 1776 8/22/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Williams, attached to Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Started on the Cherokee Expedition, forced to turn back due to the lack of wagons and pack horses.
Reed, Benjamin 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 6/14/1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  Discharged on 6/14/1782 in Hertford County, NC.  The preceeding is per official records.  Per his pension application, he enlisted much earlier and was in the key northern battles, Brandywine, Germantown, and Monmouth, as well as a POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC.  Apparently from Gates County, NC.  S41976. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Reed, Frederick 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1779 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. John Baker for nine months.  Discharged in May 1779 at Philadelphia, PA.  From Nash County, NC.  R8689.
Reed, George New Hanover County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Peter McLammy and Lt. Col. Thomas Bloodworth. Lived in Onslow County. Wounded/POW at the incident at Rouse's Tavern, paroled. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Zepheriah Ward and Lt. Col. Thomas Johnston. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Amos Love and Col. John Spicer. Born on 6/12/1760 in King William County, VA.
Reed, Hugh Burke County Regiment A Private under Capt. Henry Reed (his brother), dates unknown.  From what is now Alexander County.
Reed, Isaiah Rowan County Regiment 1775 1781 1775, a Private under Capt. John Graham and Col. Griffith Rutherford. 1776, a Private under Capt. John Graham and Col. Francis Locke. Sep. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Brandon and Col. William Richardson Davie in the newly-created NC State Cavalry-Western Division. 1781, a Private under Capt. Richard Graham and Col. Francis Locke. Ninety-Six 1775 (SC), Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign (SC), Cherokee Expedition 1776, Charlotte.
Reed, James 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1779 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Michael Quinn for nine months.  Most likely from Mecklenburg County, NC.  R8655.
Reed, James 5th NC Regiment 1777 9/10/1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.
Reed, John Randolph County Regiment 1781 1781, several tours as a Private under Capt. John Knight and Col. Andrew Balfour.
Reed, Joseph Surry County Regiment 1780 First in SC Continental Line. 1780, a Private under Capt. Joel Lewis, attached to Col. Benjamin Cleveland (Wilkes County Regiment). Wounded at the battle of Kings Mountain, SC. Kings Mountain (SC).
Reed, Lovett Guilford County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private under Capt./Maj. John Nelson and Lt. Col. John Peasley, attached to Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). 1779, also a Cornet and an Ensign. Born on 10/14/1754 in NC. Briar Creek (GA).
Reed, Moses 5th NC Regiment 1777 1779 5/4/1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  9/9/1778, in 2nd NC Regiment.  Dropped from the rolls in Feb. 1779.
Reed, Nathan Washington County Regiment 1779 1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Bullard, then under Capt. Amos Bird, both under Col. John Sevier.
Reed, Richard 2nd Rowan County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Thomas Lytle and Lt. Col. Charles McDowell. 1777, in Burke County. 1780, a Private under Capt. George Cathey and Col. Charles McDowell. 1781, a Private under Capt. Francis Cunningham, then under Capt. James Lytle, both first attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment) (got sick), then attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Cherokee Expedition 1776, Eutaw Springs (SC).
Reed, Robert Burke County Regiment 1780 1781 Was a Sergeant. 1780, a Private under Capt. Francis Cunningham, then under Capt. David Falls, both under Col. Charles McDowell. Mid-1780, a Sergeant again. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Lytle, first attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment) (got sick), then attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Eutaw Springs (SC).
Reed, Robert Independent Corps of Light Horse 1780 1780, a Private under Maj. William Richardson Davie. From Mecklenburg County. Wounded at the battle of Hanging Rock, SC. Hanging Rock (SC).
Reed, Thomas Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Robert Irwin and Col. Adam Alexander. 1777, a Private under Capt. John McRee and Col. Adam Alexander. Served other tours, officers not named. Ramseur's Mill, Camden (SC).
Reed, William 4th NC Regiment 1777 1779 1777, a Private under Capt. William Temple Coles.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  Dropped from the rolls in Nov. 1779.
Reed, William Burke County Regiment A Private under Capt. Henry Reed (his brother), dates unknown.  From what is now Alexander County.
Reed, William Caswell County Regiment 1777 1780 1777, a Private under Capt. Wadell Tate and Col. William Moore. 1780, a Private under Capt. James Wilson and Col. William Moore. 1780, also a Sergeant. 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. John Oldham and Col. William Moore. Born on 12/10/1762 in Orange (what became Caswell) County, NC. Haw River.
Reeks, William 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 6/14/1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  Discharged on 5/2/1782.
Reel, Joshua 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Thomas Evans for 18 months.
Reep, Adam Tryon County Regiment 1778 1782 1778, a Private under Capt. Robert Alexander, attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). 1779, in Lincoln County.  1779, a Private under Capt. William McKenzie (Burke County Regiment), attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). Too late for the battle of Briar Creek, GA. 1782, a Private under Capt. Abraham Forney, attached to Col. Joseph McDowell (Burke County Regiment). Abraham Forney later asserted that Adam Reep was a Sergeant in 1782, but Reep does not assert this. Born in 1755 in York County, PA. Cherokee Expedition 1782.
Reep, Michael Lincoln County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Maj. John Barber and Lt. Col. Frederick Hambright. aka Michael Repp. Kings Mountain (SC).
Rees, John 5th NC Regiment 1779 Jan. 1779, a Private under Capt. John Medearis.
Rees, Roger 5th NC Regiment 1779 1782 Nov. 1779, a Private under Capt. John Medearis for three years.   Most likely from Wake County, NC.  R8672.
Reese, George Mecklenburg County Regiment 1775 1781 1775, a Private under Col. Thomas Polk, Captain not named. 1776, a Private under Col. Adam Alexander, Captain not named. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Locke and Maj. James Brandon (Rowan County Regiment). POW at the battle of Moncks Corner #1, SC, escaped. Other tours, officers not named. POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, paroled. Born in March of 1753. Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign (SC), Moore's Creek Bridge, Cherokee Expedition 1776, Moncks Corner #1,  Siege of Charleston (SC), Eutaw Springs (SC).
Reeves, Amariah 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.
Reeves, Frederick 4th NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Joseph T. Rhodes for 12 months.  Discharged on 1/23/1782.  On official rolls as Frederick Reves.  Most likely from Wake County, NC.  W18801.
Reeves, Jesse 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Capt. Lt./George "Gee" Bradley for nine months.  A Corporal in Oct. 1778.
Reeves, John Hillsborough District Minutemen 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. Archibald Lytle and Lt. Col. John Williams. Lived in Orange County. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies for nine months. In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. 1780, a Private under Capt. George Hodge and Lt. Col. Thomas Taylor. Also 2-1/2 years as a Deputy Commissary under Brig. Gen. Alexander Mebane.
Reeves, John Rutherford County Regiment 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. Thomas Price and Col. Andrew Hampton. 1782, a Private under Capt. John Miller and Lt. Col. James Miller. Born in 1760 in Frederick County, VA. Cherokee Expedition 1782.
Reeves, John D. Halifax County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Lt. Col. Levi Lane, Captain not named. Early 1781, a Private under Col. Whitmell Hill (Martin County Regiment), Captain not named. Wounded at the battle of Guilford Court House. Summer 1781, a Private, officers not named. Then joined a VA unit. Born in 1759 in Halifax County, NC. Guilford Court House, Eutaw Springs (SC).
Reeves, Richard Franklin County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Richard Ransom, attached to Lt. Col. John Lowry (Wayne County Regiment). In Charleston, SC erecting breastworks, etc., discharged before the town surrendered. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Thompson and Lt. Col. Guilford Dudley in the newly-created NC Light Horse Regiment. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC), Guilford Court House.
Reeves, Samuel 4th NC Regiment 1776 1778 5/10/1776, a Private under Capt. Joseph Phillips for 2-1/2 years.  Transferred to His Excellency's Guards in 1778.  9/8/1778, listed under Capt. James Read (1st NC Regiment), although still identified as in His Excy's Guards.  Married in Wake County, NC in 1785.  W56. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA).
Regan, Charles Granville County Regiment 1778 1780 5/25/1778, a known Private under Capt. Ralph Williams, then under Capt. John Farrar, both under Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies for nine months. In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. Sick during the battle of Stono Ferry, SC. July 1780, a Private under Capt. Edward Clanton (Warren County Regiment), attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). Marched to Camden, SC, at Cheraw Hills learned of Gates's Defeat, went to Ramsey's Mill then to the Yadkin River.
Regan, Charles Lincoln County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. Kings Mountain (SC).
Register, John Duplin County Regiment 1781 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Michael King and Col. James Kenan. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Vann, then under Capt. Jonathan Parker, both under Col. James Kenan. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Robert Merritt, attached to Lt. Col. Thomas Bloodworth (New Hanover County Regiment). Born in December of 1762 in Duplin County, NC. Heron's Bridge, Myhand's Bridge #2.
Register, John Jr. Duplin County Regiment 1780 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. William Vann, then under Capt. Jonathan Parker, both under Col. James Kenan. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Robert Merritt, attached to Lt. Col. Thomas Bloodworth (New Hanover County Regiment). Born in 1766 in Duplin County, NC.  Heron's Bridge, Myhand's Bridge #2.
Reid, John Rowan County Regiment 1780 6/20/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. Ramseur's Mill.
Reid, John Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Blair and Lt. Col. James Martin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Reid, Samuel Rowan County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Jacob Nichols and Col. Francis Locke. Early 1780, a Private under Capt. Johnson Sloan, attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment). In Charleston, SC erecting breastworks, etc., discharged before the town surrendered. 1780, also a Private under Capt. John Grimes and Col. Francis Locke. Early 1781, a Private under Capt. William Cole (Randolph County Regiment), attached to Lt. Col. William Polk (Mecklenburg County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. John Grimes and Col. Francis Locke. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Richard Dowell and Col. Francis Locke (got sick), then attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Brother of Thomas Reid below. aka Samuel Reed. Briar Creek (GA), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC), Cowan's Ford, Eutaw Springs (SC).
Reid, Thomas Rowan County Regiment 1778 1781 1778, a Private under Capt. David Enochs and Col. Francis Locke. 1779-1780, a Private under Capt. Johnston Sloan, attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment). In Charleston, SC erecting breastworks, etc., discharged before the town surrendered. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Richard Dowell and Col. Francis Locke (got sick), then attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Brother of Samuel Reid above. aka Thomas Reed. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC), Eutaw Springs (SC).
Reiney, Joseph Guilford County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. John Donnell and Lt. Col. John Peasley. 1780, a Private under Capt. Peter O'Neal, attached to Lt. Col. Charles Porterfield (VA). 1781, a Private under Capt. James Robinson, attached to Col. John Luttrell (Chatham County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. John Hinds (Randolph County Regiment), attached to Col. John Luttrell (Chatham County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Thomas Dougan and Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Reinhart, Jacob 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Discharged 10/12/1782.  From Lincoln County, NC.  aka Jacob Rinehart.  R8695.
Reizer, John 4th NC Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Joseph Philips.  Then, under Capt. James Read (1st NC Regiment).  3/29/1778, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore (10th NC Regiment).  POW on 4/14/1779.  aka John Razor, Razon, Raissor, Reisser.  S39038. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Monmouth (NJ).
Renard, Alexander Wilkes County Regiment 1779 1/19/1779, a known Private, unit unknown.
Retter, Josiah New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Revel, Rudolph New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Revell, Lazarus 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/2/1781, a Private under Capt. William Lytle.  Deserted on 7/5/1781.  Re-enlisted in Jan. 1782.  Deserted again on 10/10/1782 (4th NC Regiment).
Revell, Michael Hertford County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Lewis Brown and Col. Benjamin Wynns. Marched towards Charleston, SC, learned of the town's surrender, returned to Cross Creek. 1781, a Private under Capt. Job Yates, attached to Col. Peter Dauge (Camden County Regiment). Born on 10/18/1762 in Hertford County, NC.
Reynolds, Elisha Surry County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. William Lenoir and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1776-1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Cleveland and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1777, in Wilkes County. 1780, a Private under a Capt. Cleveland, then under Capt. William Lenoir, both under Col. Benjamin Cleveland. Guarded the baggage during the battle of Kings Mountain, SC. 1781, a Lieutenant. Born in April of 1755 in Rowan (what became Surry then Wilkes) County, NC. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Reynolds, Ephraim 3rd NC Regiment A Private under Capt. Samuel Jones for nine months, dates unknown.  From Carteret County, NC.  S38328.
Reynolds, Ezekiel Surry County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Dyer and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1780, also a Private under Capt. James Shepherd and Maj. Joseph Winston. Fall of 1780, in VA unit for a short while. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Freeman and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Thompson Glenn and Lt. Col. Robert Lanier. Born on 3/3/1760 in Hertford County, NC. Kings Mountain (SC).
Reynolds, Henry Washington County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. George Doherty and Lt. Col. Charles Robertson.
Reynolds, James 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1780 5/26/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. Joseph Montford.  1780, in 1st NC Regiment.  POW at the Fall of Charleston 1780 (SC) until the end of the war.  From Perquimans County, NC.  S7370. Stono Ferry (SC), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Reynolds, Joseph 1st NC Regiment 1778 6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.
Reynolds, William 1st NC Regiment 1782 1782 A Private under Capt. Peter Bacot.  Died on 11/28/1782.
Reynolds, William Wake County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Lewis Bledsoe and Lt. Col. Robert Mebane (a Continental officer). Born on 9/11/1763. Brown Marsh.
Rhein, Peter 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1780 2/10/1777, a Sergeant under Capt. John Walsh.  Nov. 1777, a QM Sergeant.  Back to Sergeant in Jan. 1778.  9/9/1778, a Sergeant under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman (2nd NC Regiment).  A Private on 7/4/1779.  Discharged on 2/10/1780.  aka Peter Rhem.
Rhinehart, Jacob 3rd NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Bailey for 12 months.
Rhodes, Aquilla Orange County Regiment 1776 8/22/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Williams, attached to Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Started on the Cherokee Expedition, forced to turn back due to the lack of wagons and pack horses.
Rhodes, Benjamin Guilford County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Asa Brashears and Col. James Martin.
Rhodes, Cornelius Camden County Regiment 1780 Fall of 1780, a Private under Capt. Henry Forbes, attached to Brig. Gen. (Pro Tempore) Henry William Harrington near Cross Creek.
Rhodes, Ephraim 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1779 A Private under Lt. Samuel Jones.  Sick, discharged early.  From Carteret County, NC.
Rhodes, Henry 8th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. John Walsh.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Rhodes, Hezekiah Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Blair and Lt. Col. James Martin. aka Hezekiah Rodes. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rhodes, Isaac 5th NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/28/1776, a Private under Capt. John Pugh Williams for 2-1/2 years.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. Hardy Murfree) (2nd NC Regiment).  Discharged on 10/28/1778.  aka Isaac Rhoads.
Rhodes, Jacob Dobbs County Regiment 1780 7/14/1780, received a $300 bounty from Col. James Glasgow for enlisting/re-enlisting.
Rhodes, Jeremiah Wake County Regiment A Private under Capt. Woodson Daniel, and under Capt. Lewis Bledsoe, dates not provided. Also served under Capt. John Whitley, and under Capt. Edmund Griffin (both in the Johnston County Regiment), again dates not provided.
Rhodes, John Edenton District Minutemen 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. Charles Isaacs and Col. Edward Vail, Sr. 1779, a Private under Capt. Charles Rhodes, attached to Col. Jonas Johnston (Edgecombe County Regiment). 1780, a Private under Capt. Thomas Rhodes and Col. Thomas Pugh. Stono Ferry (SC).
Rhodes, John Orange County Regiment 1776 8/22/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Williams, attached to Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Started on the Cherokee Expedition, forced to turn back due to the lack of wagons and pack horses. From what is now Durham County.
Rhodes, Joseph 10th NC Regiment 1777 8/1/1777, a Private under Capt. Joseph T. Rhodes.
Rhodes, Nathaniel 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 8/1/1781, a Private under Capt. Clement Hall.  Discharged on 8/1/1782 (2nd NC Regiment) at Bacon's Bridge, SC.  Enlisted at Edenton, NC.  S41981. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Rhodes, William 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. John Baker for nine months.
Rhodes, William 8th NC Regiment 1778 1778 A Sergeant under Capt. John Walsh.  A Private in Feb. 1778.  Dropped from the rolls in Feb. 1778.
Rhodes, William Orange County Regiment 1776 8/22/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Williams, attached to Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Started on the Cherokee Expedition, forced to turn back due to the lack of wagons and pack horses. From what is now Durham County.
Rhodes, William Wilkes County Regiment 1779 1/19/1779, a known Private, unit unknown.
Rice, Benjamin 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/23/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford.  Deserted in Sep. 1779.
Rice, Hezekiah 9th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Richard D. Cook.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778. 
Rice, Isom Guilford County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Richard Vernon and Col. John Peasley.
Rice, Jeptha Caswell County Regiment 1782 5/24/1782, a known Private, unit unknown.
Rice, John 1st NC Regiment 1775 1776 Sep. 1775, a Private under Capt. Henry Dixon.  Then, an Adjutant, an Ensign, and a Lieutenant.  W2003.
Rice, John Granville County Regiment 1780 1781 Fall of 1780, a Private under Capt. William Gilliam, attached to Col. William Moore (Caswell County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Rice and Col. Joseph Taylor. 1781, also a Private under a Capt. Badgett and Maj. Barnett Pulliam. Born on 8/12/1752 in Westmoreland County, VA.
Rice, John Wake County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. James Hinton and Col. John Hinton, Sr. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rice, Leonard Wilkes County Regiment 1780 1781 Was a Sergeant. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Nall, attached to Lt. Col. Drury Ledbetter (Montgomery County Regiment). Moved to Washington County. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Clark and Col. John Sevier. Moved back to Wilkes County. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Beverly and Col. Benjamin Herndon. Born in 1759 in Goochland County, VA. Camden (SC).
Rich, David Anson County Regiment 1776 2/9/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Harris. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rich, Jacob Orange County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, an Artificer under Capt. John Woods and Col. William O'Neal. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Rogers and Col. William O'Neal. 1781, also a Lieutenant. Born on 12/16/1762 or 1763 in Orange County, NC. Haw River, Guilford Court House.
Rich, Lot Duplin County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Jonathan Taylor and Col. James Kenan. 1781, a Private under Lt. John Philyard, Capt. Southy Fisher and Col. James Moore. From what is now Sampson County. Cole's Bridge.
Rich, Timothy 10th NC Regiment 1778 1779 10/10/1777, a Corporal under Capt. James Wilson.  A Private in June 1778.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman (1st NC Regiment).  Dropped from the rolls in June 1779.  aka Timothy Rice.
Richards, Benjamin Franklin County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James Richards and Col. Benjamin Seawell. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Harrison Macon and Col. Benjamin Exum in the newly-created 2nd NC Regiment of Militia. Soon attached to Lt. Col. Henry "Hal" Dixon (a Continental officer). 1781, a Private under Capt. George Bledsoe and Col. Benjamin Seawell. Camden (SC).
Richards, Charles 4th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. James Williams.  Discharged in Aug. 1777.
Richards, Charles 4th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. John Nelson.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Richards, Curtis 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/18/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Discharged on 5/18/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Richards, George 1st NC Regiment A Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman, dates unknown.
Richards, George 1st NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Henry "Hal" Dixon.  Dropped from the rolls in April 1778.
Richards, Jacob 6th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Thomas White.  A Sergeant in Oct. 1777.  A Sergeant Major in Nov. 1777.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Richards, James 9th NC Regiment 1777 1778 4/23/1777, a Private under Capt. Richard D. Cook.  Deserted in Aug. 1777.  Rejoined in 1778.  9/9/1778, under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman (2nd NC Regiment).  Discharged on 11/10/1778.
Richards, John Lincoln County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. John Garrett and Col. William Graham.
Richards, John Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Richards, Jonathan 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 5/10/1777, a Private under Capt. James Wilson.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.
Richards, Joshua Franklin County Regiment 1781 Was a Sergeant. 1781, a Private under Capt. George Bledsoe and Col. Benjamin Seawell. Also served 12 months as a Life Guard under Col. Benjamin Seawell in Granville County, guarding the General Assembly. Born on 3/9/1760 in Bute (what became Franklin) County, NC.
Richards, Levy 1779 A Private, regiment, unit, and dates unknown.
Richards, Lewis 4th NC Regiment 1782 1782 Jan. 1782, a Private under Maj. George Dougherty.  Deserted on 3/1/1782.
Richards, Lewis 4th NC Regiment 1779 Jan. 1779, a Private under Maj. Pinketham Eaton.
Richards, Maurice Orange County Regiment 1779 1782 1779, a Private under Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer), Captain not named. 1780, a Private under Capt. James Trousdale, 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 and Col. John Peasley (Guilford County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under a Capt. Fenigood and Col. William O'Neal. 1782, a Private under Capt. John Mebane and Col. Joel Lewis in the NC State Regiment (State Troops). aka Morris Richards. Stono Ferry (SC), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC), Guilford Court House.
Richards, Morris 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. Most likely the same man as directly above (different sources).
Richards, Nicholas 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1/8/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman for 12 months.
Richards, Stephen Franklin County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. James Richards, then under Capt. George Bledsoe, both under Col. Benjamin Seawell. Born on 12/8/1765.
Richards, William 2nd NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. James Martin.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.
Richardson, Amos Burke County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Isaac Shocky, attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Gordon and Col. Elijah Isaacs (Wilkes County Regiment). Born in 1762 in Bedford County, VA.
Richardson, Amos Washington County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. George Russell and Col. John Sevier. 1781, in a GA unit. Born on 9/8/1764 in Loudoun County, VA.
Richardson, Benjamin Warren County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Joel Wren and Col. Herbert Haynes. 1781, a Private under Capt. Jordan Harris and Col. James Read in the newly-created NC Light Horse Regiment. 1781, also a Private under Capt. John White and Col. Herbert Haynes.
Richardson, David Cumberland County Regiment 1781 Was a Lieutenant. 1781, a Private undr Capt. Daniel Buie, then under Capt. Henry Gaster, both under Col. Philip Alston.
Richardson, Ellis 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/9/1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Deserted before Apr. 1782.
Richardson, James 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. John Baker for nine months.
Richardson, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 6/10/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Discharged on 6/10/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).  From Johnston County, NC.  R8769.
Richardson, John 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Charles Allen.  A Corporal in July 1778 under Capt. Thomas Armstrong.  Deserted on 4/30/1779.
Richardson, John 2nd Rowan County Regiment 1777 1780 1777, a Private under Capt. John Connelly and Col. Christopher Beekman. 1780, a Lieutenant. Born on 11/2/1760 in Bedford County, VA.
Richardson, Lewis 3rd NC Regiment 1779 A Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.
Richardson, Richard 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/19/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Discharged on 5/19/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Richardson, Robert Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. James Council and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Richardson, Thomas Caswell County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private in the New Levies for nine months under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer).
Richardson, Thomas 2nd NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a known Private under Capt. Augustin Spain and Col. Benjamin Exum. From Pitt. County.
Richardson, William 1st NC Regiment 1782 1783 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley.  Deserted on 4/18/1783 (?).
Richardson, William 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Benjamin Carter.  Discharged on 4/25/1782.
Richesin, James Rowan County Regiment 1778 1778, a Private under Capt. Joseph Dickson and Col. Francis Locke. Then joined a SC unit. Moved back to Burke County, joined under a Capt. Smith.
Richeson, Samuel 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private, unit unknown. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Richey, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under either Capt. James Osborn or Capt. Nathan Orr and Col. William Lee Davidson. Sep. 1780, a Private under Capt. David Hart, then Capt. Charles Polk, both under Col. William Richardson Davie in the newly-created NC State Cavalry-Western District. 1781, a Private under Capt. Nathan Orr. Born on 5/15/1759 in Anson (what became Mecklenburg) County, NC. aka John Ritchey. Cowan's Ford.
Richmond, James Orange County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. James Farquhar, attached to Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Started on the Cherokee Expedition, forced to turn back due to the lack of wagons and pack horses. 1777, in Caswell County. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Herndon Graves, attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). Badly wounded at the battle of Camden, SC, barely survived. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Richmond, John 5th NC Regiment 1779 6/1/1779, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount.
Richy, Peter Mecklenburg County Regiment 1775 1780 1775, a Private under Capt. John Barringer and Col. Thomas Polk. 1776, a Private under Maj. John Phifer and Col. Adam Alexander. 1780, a Private under Capt. Matthais Beaver and Col. George Alexander. aka Peter Ritchie. Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign (SC), Cherokee Expedition 1776, Camden (SC).
Rickard, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. James Byers and Col. Caleb Phifer. Lived in Rowan County. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Isaac Shockey (Burke County Regiment), attached to Col. Francis Locke. Born in 1753 in PA. Rugeley's Mill #2 (SC).
Rickart, Leonard Rowan County Regiment 1781 1781, a Wagoner, officers not named. 1781, also a Private under Capt. James Osborn (Mecklenburg County Regiment), attached to Col. Elijah Isaacs (Wilkes County Regiment). 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, no named engagements. Born on 10/10/1763 in Rowan County, NC. Guilford Court House.
Ricketson, Benjamin New Bern District Minutemen 1775 1775-1776, a Private under Capt. Frederick Hargett and Col. Richard Caswell. From Craven County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Ricketson, Jesse New Bern District Minutemen 1775 1780 1775-1776, a Private under Capt. Frederick Hargett and Col. Richard Caswell. From Craven County. 1776, a Private under Capt. William Caswell (5th NC Regiment) for one year. 3/27/1777, a Private under Capt. William Caswell for three years. 9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Robert Fenner (2nd NC Regiment). Then under Capt. Joshua Bowman and Capt. John Craddock. POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC. 1780, a Private in the Craven County Regiment, Captain not named. Born in September of 1758 in NC. aka Jesse Rickerson. W26382. Moore's Creek Bridge, Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Monmouth (NJ), Stony Point (NY), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Ricketts, Reason 9th NC Regiment 1777 1779 1/6/1777, a Private under Capt. Richard D. Cook.  A Corporal in Jan. 1778.  Back to Private in June 1778.  Hanged 11/21/1779.
Ricketts, Thomas 9th NC Regiment 1777 A Musician under Capt. Richard D. Cook.  1779, in the 5th NC Regiment, unit and dates unknown.
Ricketts, William NC Light Dragoons 1781 First in SC unit. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Brackin and Col. Francois DeMalmedy. Lived in Anson County. 1781, also a Private under Capt. James Farr and Col. Thomas Wade. Born in August of 1748 in Queen Anne's County, MD. aka William Rickette. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Rickman, John Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rickman, Mark 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Halifax County.
Riddell, Thomas Chatham County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Col. John Luttrell, Captain not named. aka Thomas Riddle. Lindley's Mill.
Riddick, Joseph 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private, unit unknown. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Riddle, James 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/15/1781, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Discharged on 5/21/1782 (1st NC Regiment).  Received clothing on 5/24/1782. From Caswell County, NC.  aka James Riddell.
Riden, Jesse 2nd NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a known Private under Capt. Augustin Spain and Col. Benjamin Exum. From Pitt. County.
Ridgeway, John 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1779 A Private under Capt. James Gee.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Ingles.  Deserted on 12/6/1779.
Ridgeway, Joseph 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Michael Quinn for nine months.
Ridingour, Andrew Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. John Barringer and Col. Caleb Phifer. Lived in Rowan County. Then joined a VA unit.
Ridley, William Wilkes County Regiment 1779 1779, a Private under Capt. Micajah Lewis, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Lived in Burke County. 1780, a Private, officers not named. Stono Ferry (SC), Rocky Mount (SC), Kings Mountain (SC).
Riel, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 4/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Aug. 1781, transferred to Lee's Legion (VA).  aka John Reel.  W9619.   Eutaw Springs (SC) (in Lee's Legion).
Rife, Peter Rowan County Regiment 1780 1780, an Artificer under Capt. Elias Langham, then Capt. Edmund Gamble at the Public Laboratory in Salisbury. 1781, joined Lee's Legion (VA).
Rigby, John 2nd NC Regiment of Militia 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James Love and Col. Benjamin Exum. Lived in Duplin County. 1781, a Private under Maj. James Love and Lt. Col. Thomas Bloodworth (New Hanover County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. James Gillespie and Col. James Kenan. Born on 5/9/1768 in Duplin County, NC. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC), Rouse's Tavern.
Riggan, Francis NC Light Horse Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Jordan Harris and Col. James Read in the newly-created NC Light Horse Regiment. Lived in Warren County. Sick during the battle of Guilford Court House, guarded the baggage wagons. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Nathan Turner and Col. William Brickell (Franklin County Regiment). Born on 3/7/1764 in Bute (what became Warren) County, NC.
Riggan, William P. Warren County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. John White, attached to Lt. Col. Henry Hart (Edgecombe County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Joel Wren, attached to Lt. Col. William Thomas Linton (Nash County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. John Twitty, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). Born on 9/10/1761 in Granville (what became Bute then Warren) County, NC. Rugeley's Mill #2 (SC).
Riggin, John 6th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Philip Taylor.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.
Riggin, William 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/12/1781, a Private under Lt./Capt. Benjamin Bailey.  Discharged on 4/12/1782 (3rd NC Regiment).
Riggin, William 1780 1781 1780-1781, a Private, officers not named. Camden (SC), Guilford Court House.
Riggins, James 3rd NC Regiment 1782 3/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones for 12 months.
Riggins, James Orange County Regiment 1778 1778, a Private under a Capt. Erwin, then under a Capt. Jones.
Riggins, Joel NC Light Dragoons 1778 1779 A Private under Lt. Edmund Gamble, Capt. Cosmo Medici.  Later joined SC unit and became a POW.  W4322.
Riggins, John 1st NC Regiment 1778 9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman.
Riggins, Powell 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/20/1776, a Private under Capt. William Goodman.  9/8/1778, a known Wagoner in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull.  Discharged on 5/20/1779.  5/25/1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged on 5/25/1782.  aka Powell Riggans.
Riggs, James Orange County Regiment 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. William Horton and Lt. Col. Thomas Farmer. Wounded at the battle of Camden, SC. Then joined under Lt. Col. William Washington (VA). Dec. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Taylor and Col. William O'Neal. Born in 1762 in Orange County, NC.
Riggs, James Orange County Regiment 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. George Hodge and Lt. Col. Thomas Taylor. Sep. 1781, a Private under a Capt. Lowe and Lt. Col. John Taylor (Granville County Regiment), assigned to guard Hillsborough after Gov. Thomas Burke was captured by Loyalists. 1782, a Private under Capt. Jacob RIchards, then under a Capt. Perrill, both under Lt. Col. Thomas Farmer guarding Hillsborough again.
Riggs, Reuben Surry County Regiment 1778 1780 1778, a Private under Capt. James Sanders, attached to Col. Benjamin Cleveland (Wilkes County Regiment). Moved to Washington County. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Pruett and Col. John Sevier. Born in 1747 or 1749 in Morris County, NJ. Boyd's Creek (TN).
Riggs, Richard Surry County Regiment 1778 1778, a Private under Capt. James Sanders, attached to Col. Benjamin Cleveland (Wilkes County Regiment).
Riggs, Samuel Washington County Regiment 1778 1783 1778, a Private under Capt. Isaac Shelby and Col. Evan Shelby, Sr. 1778, also a Private under Capt. Isaac Bledsoe and Maj. Anthony Bledsoe. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Pruett and Col. John Sevier. 1783, in Greene County. 1783, a Private under Capt. William Lea, then under Capt. Stephen Copeland, then under a Capt. Johnson, all under Lt. Col. William Cocke and Col. Alexander Outlaw. Born on 3/4/1760 in Morris County, NJ. Boyd's Creek (TN).
Riggs, Thomas Orange County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. Died in Caswell County in 1815.
Right, Levi 5th NC Regiment 1777 5/7/1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Clement Hall (2nd NC Regiment). 
Rigsby, Drury Rowan County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley, attached to Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle. April 1780, a Private under Capt. William Bell, attached to Col. William Lee Davidson (Mecklenburg County Regiment). Marched towards Charleston, SC, learned it was surrounded, returned home. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley and Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Late 1780/early 1781, a Private under Capt. William Wilson, attached to Maj. Joseph McDowell (Burke County Regiment). At the battle of Guilford Court House under unknown officers. Moved to Chatham County. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Jones (Orange County Regiment), attached to Lt. Col. Hightower (Chatham County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Henry T. Blythe, Lt. Col. Hightower and Col. Thomas Wade (Anson County Regiment). 1782, a Private, a Private under Capt. Thomas Wade (Anson County Regiment), Captain unknown. Born on 1/15/1745 in Fauquier County, VA. Colson's Mill, Cowpens (SC), Cowan's Ford, Guilford Court House.
Rigsby, Frederick 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/9/1776, a Private under Capt. Joseph Phillips.  A Corporal in Oct. 1777.  Back to Private in June 1778.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. James Read (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged on 5/10/1779.  Enlisted in Surry County, NC.  W1490. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Monmouth (NJ).
Rigsby, James 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1/10/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman for 12 months (per DAR and NC State Records).  In his pension statement, he claims he served under Capt. James Mills.  From Duplin (what would become Sampson) County, NC.  S9060.
Rigsby, Jesse Orange County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Abraham Allen, attached to Maj. William Gholson (Chatham County Regiment). Wounded at the skirmish at Kirk's Farm. aka Jesse Riggesbee. Kirk's Farm.
Riles, William 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/28/1781, a Private under Lt./Capt. Elijah Moore.  Discharged on 4/28/1782 (4th NC Regiment).
Riley, William 3rd NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard for 18 months.  A Sergeant in March 1783.
Riley, William NC Light Horse Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Thompson, then under Capt. James Evans, both under Lt. Col. Guilford Dudley. Lived in Orange County. Born on 5/31/1762 in Baltimore County, MD. Hobkirk's Hill (SC).
Rinefield, Henry 4th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Thomas Harris.  Discharged on 10/18/1777.
Ring, James 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Musician under Capt. Benjamin Williams.  Died on 9/13/1777.
Ring, James Sr. 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Benjamin Williams.  Died on 12/1/1777.
Ring, Thomas Caswell County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies for nine months. Actually served only five or six months, then furloughed. Moved to Surry County. 1779, a Private under Capt. William Underwood and Col. Joseph Williams. Born in December of 1757 in Granville County, NC.
Rippy, Edward Orange County Regiment 1780 1781 Sep. 1780, a Private under Capt. George Hodge and Lt. Col. Thomas Taylor. 1781, in same unit, but was seized by the British and held for five or six months until he was exchanged. 1782, a Private, officers not named. Born in 1764 in Orange County, NC.
Riseing, David 3rd NC Regiment 1782 1/4/1782, a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones for 12 months.
Risher, Benjamin Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jesse Cobb and Col. Abraham Sheppard. 7/26/1777, drafted under Capt. John Kennedy and Col. James Glasgow. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Risher, John Thomas Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jesse Cobb and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Risk, William 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1778 June 1778, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  Dropped from the rolls in Aug. 1778.
Riskey, David 2nd NC Regiment 1777 8/9/1777, a Private, unit unknown.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.
Ritto, Josiah 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months.
Ritto, Josiah Dobbs County Regiment 1778 5/19/1778, received a bounty for Militia service under Caswell. Most likely the same man as directly above (different sources).
Ritto, Peter 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1780 6/22/1779, a Musician under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  A Private in Oct. 1779.  Deserted on 1/4/1780.
Rivenbark, Frederick Duplin County Regiment 1775 1781 1775-1776, a Private under Capt. William Dickson and Col. James Kenan. Too late for the battle of Moore's Creek Bridge. 1781, a Private under Capt. Jonathan Taylor and Col. James Kenan. Rockfish Creek.
Rivers, Benjamin 2nd NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.
Rivers, John Northampton County Regiment 1781 4/7/1781, a known Private under Capt. Turner Bynum and Col. Jeptha Eatherton. Deserted.
Roach, Francis Dobbs County Regiment 1776 1776 April 1776, a Private under Capt. Joseph Sessions, first under Col. Richard Caswell (New Bern District Minutemen), then under Col. William Bryan (Johnston County Regiment). Moved to KY. Born in 1739 in Fairfax County, VA.
Roach, James Guilford County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. William Bethel, then under Capt. Abraham Phillips, both under Col. James Martin.
Roach, John Duplin County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Michael King and Col. James Kenan. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Roads, Henry Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. John Sheppard and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Roads, William Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. John Sheppard and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Roan, Thomas Caswell County Regiment 1779 1781 1779-1780, a Private under Capt. William Harden, attached to Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). In Charleston, SC erecting breastworks, etc., discharged before the town surrendered. Jan. 1781, a Fifer under Capt. John McMullen, then Capt. Nathaniel Dickerson, both under Col. William Moore. 1781, also a Fifer under Capt. Robert Burton and Col. William Moore. Born on 1/10/1761 in King & Queen County, VA. Whitesell's Mill, Guilford Court House.
Roark, James 1st NC Regiment 1776 9/9/1776, a Private under Capt. Robert Ralston for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner. 
Roark, Nicholas 1st NC Regiment 1781 Dec. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Mills for 12 months.
Roark, Nicholas 5th NC Regiment 1777 1780 1/1/1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  POW at Ft. Lafayette, NY on 6/1/1779.  Rejoined in Nov. 1779.  Discharged on 1/31/1780. Ft. Lafayette (NY).
Roback, William 1st NC Regiment 1778 A Musician under Capt. Robert Ralston.  Dropped from the rolls in July 1778.
Robb, William 6th NC Regiment 1777 1778 4/24/1776, a Corporal under Lt./Capt. Thomas White for 2-1/2 years.  A Private in Nov. 1777.  9/8/1778, a known Wagoner under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  Dropped from the rolls in Nov. 1778.  aka William Robbs.
Robbins, John Montgomery County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. James Crump and Col. William Lofton. Born in 1766 in Anson County, NC.
Roberds, ? DQMG 1780 A Wagoner under Col. Nicholas Long (Deputy QM General).  Said to be an ex-Continental soldier from Lee's Legion (VA).
Roberson, Higdon 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Halifax County.
Roberson, Mark 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 6/14/1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  Discharged on 6/14/1782.
Roberts, Aaron Wake County Regiment 1779 1781 Aug. 1779, a Private under Capt. John Bryant and Maj. Sharpe. 1781, a Private under Capt. Martin Lane and Lt. Col. Thomas Wooten. Born in 1755 in Johnston (what became Wake) County, NC. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Roberts, Britain Johnston County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Edmund Griffin and Col. John Smith. 1781, a Private under Capt. Philip Thomas, attached to Lt. Col. William Thomas Linton (Nash County Regiment).
Roberts, David Northern Orange County Regiment 1776 1778 1776, a Private under Capt. William Rutherford and Col. James Saunders. 1777, in Caswell County. 1777, a Private under Capt. William Harden and Col. William Moore. 1778, a Private under Capt. Willis Nichols and Col. William Moore. 1778, a Captain. Born in October of 1745 on the NC/VA state line.
Roberts, Edmund 1st NC Regiment 1775 1776 9/1/1775, a Private under Lt. Lawrence Thompson, Capt. Alfred Moore for six months.  Later, in NC Militia as a Sergeant.  From what is now Caswell County, NC.  S1715. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Roberts, Elisha A Private, unit and dates unknown. Lived in what became Durham County.
Roberts, George Wilkes County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Johnson and Maj. Francis Hargrove. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Harrison, first attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment), then attached to Lt. Col. James Miller (Rutherford County Regiment). Hanging Rock (SC), Guilford Court House, Siege of Ninety-Six 1781 (SC).
Roberts, Isaac 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 5/5/1781, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Dropped from the rolls sometime during 1781.
Roberts, Ishmael 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 6/3/1777, a Private under Capt. Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.
Roberts, James 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1781 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. Lived in Surry County. 1779, a Private under Capt. James Giddings and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1780, a Private under Capt. Salathiel Martin and Maj. Joseph Winston. 1780, also a Privte under Capt. Richard Allen. 1781, a Private, unit unknown. W4063. Kings Mountain (SC), Shallow Ford, Guilford Court House.
Roberts, James 10th NC Regiment 1777 5/2/1777, a Private under Capt. Armwell Herron.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. Hardy Murfree) (2nd NC Regiment).  aka James Robets.  S4147.
Roberts, James Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Roberts, John 1st NC Regiment 1777 1777, a Private under Capt. Robert Ralston.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war in the same unit.  Born in Northampton County, lived in Chatham County when enlisted.  S7402. Briar Creek (GA),  Stono Ferry (SC), Guilford Court House.
Roberts, John Caswell County Regiment 1779 1780 First in VA unit. 1779, a Private under Capt. James Farquhar and Col. James Saunders. 1780, a Private under Capt. Shadrack Hargis, attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). Camden (SC).
Roberts, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. John Rogers and Lt. Col. Peter Rogers. Collected corn to be ground for the Militia's use.
Roberts, Jonathan Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Roberts, Joshua Tryon County Regiment 1778 1779 1778, a Private under Capt. Robert Alexander, attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). 1779, in Lincoln County.  1779, a Private under Capt. William Neville and Col. Andrew Hampton. Born in 1760 in Chesterfield County, VA.
Roberts, Kinchin 3rd NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. William Brinkley.  Died on 3/10/1778.  aka Kitchin Roberts.
Roberts, Moses 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/21/1781, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Transferred to Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Discharged on 5/21/1782 (3rd NC Regiment).
Roberts, Peter Randolph County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private undr Capt. Brittain Fuller, then under Capt. John Bryant, both under Col. John Collier. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Cole and Col. John Collier. Claims to have been at the battles of - Beatti's Bridge, Cowpens (SC), and Guilford Court House, but his text is fairly incoherent and out of sequence such that it is not understandable. Born 1759 in Halifax County, VA. Cowpens (SC), Guilford Court House, Beatti's Bridge.
Roberts, Reuben 6th NC Regiment 1776 1778 A Private under Capt. Thomas White.  Wounded at Germantown.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.  Later in NC Militia, unit and regiment unknown.  1781, served in Lee's Legion (VA) under a Capt. Amis till right after Cornwallis surrendered.  W1492. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA).
Roberts, Richard 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1783 7/10/1777, a Private under Capt. Clement Hall for three years.  POW at Ft. Lafayette, NY on 6/1/1779.  S38339. Ft. Lafayette (NY).
Roberts, Richard 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1/22/1782, a Corporal under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman for 12 months.  Dec. 1782, re-enlisted as a Private for the duration of the war.
Roberts, Richard 10th NC Regiment 1777 7/12/1777, a Private under Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr.  9/9/1778, a known Wagoner in the Major's Company (Maj. Hardy Murfree) (2nd NC Regiment). Ft. Lafayette (NY).
Roberts, Richard Edenton District Minutemen 1775 1775, a Private under Capt. John Bright. Great Bridge (VA).
Roberts, Samuel 1st NC Regiment 1778 A Musician under Capt. Howell Tatum.  Died on 4/3/1778.
Roberts, Thomas 3rd NC Regiment 1779 6/2/1779, a Private under Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for 18 months.
Roberts, Thomas 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/6/1780, a Private under Capt. William Earl and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From the Edenton District.
Roberts, Vincent 9th NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Richard D. Cook.
Roberts, William 1st NC Regiment 1777 1/1/1777, a Private under Capt. John Brown.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  Deserted in 1779.  aka William Robarts.
Roberts, William 3rd NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard for 18 months.  March 1783, transferred - to what unknown.
Roberts, William 9th NC Regiment 1778 11/10/1777, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman.
Roberts, William Wilkes County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Robert Cleveland and Maj. Francis Hargrove. 1780, also a Private under Capt. John Cleveland and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1780, also a Private under Capt. John Roberts (Surry County Regiment), attached to Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Gordon, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Robert Cleveland and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. Born on 9/25/1761 or 1762 in Johnston County, NC. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Roberts, William Wilkes County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. John Cleveland and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Cleveland and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. He asserts he was at the battle of Guilford Court House, but all others in this unit say they turned back after learning at Salem that the battle was over. Guilford Court House (?).
Robertson, Benjamin 5th NC Regiment 1776 1779 8/17/1776, a Private under Capt. Reading Blount.  A Musician in Nov. 1778.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1779.
Robertson, Benjamin Rowan County Regiment 1775 1780 1775, a Private under Capt. George Cowan and Col. Griffith Rutherford. 1776, a Private under Capt. George Cowan and Col. Francis Locke. 1778, an Ensign. 1779, a Private under Capt. James Stinson and Col. John Sevier (Washington County Regiment). 1780, a Private under Capt. John Locke and Maj. James Brandon. POW at the battle of Moncks Corner #1 (SC). Born on 7/12/1756 in Rowan County, NC. aka Benjamin Robison. Ninety-Six 1775 (SC), Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign (SC), Cherokee Expedition 1776, Moncks Corner #1 (SC).
Robertson, David Mecklenburg County Regiment 1775 1779 1775, a Private under Capt. John McRee and Col. Thomas Polk. 1776, a Private under Lt. David Reed and Capt. Robert Irwin. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. William Goodman (4th NC Regiment) for nine months. 1780, a Private under Capt. David Reed and Col. Robert Irwin. Born in March of 1752 in Anson (what became Mecklenburg) County, NC. S31333. Stono Ferry (SC), Hanging Rock (SC).
Robertson, Edward 6th NC Regiment 1778 A Private under Capt. George Dougherty.  A Sergeant in Feb. 1778.  Died on 5/8/1778.
Robertson, Henry 7th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Musician under Capt. Henry Dawson.  Died on 2/6/1778.
Robertson, Jacob 5th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Sergeant under Capt. Reading Blount.  A Private in Sep. 1777.  Dropped from the rolls in Dec. 1777.
Robertson, James 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 6/13/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Discharged on 6/13/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Robertson, James Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Jacob Collins, attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment). Lived in Lincoln County. POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, exchanged 12/1781. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Lofton. Born in 1763 in Mecklenburg County, NC. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Robertson, Jesse 6th NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/24/1776 or 10/24/1776 (two sources), a Private under Capt. Archibald Lytle, then Capt. Thomas White for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged 10/24/1779 at West Point, NY.  Enlisted at Halifax, NC.  aka Jesse Robinson.  S39049. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA).
Robertson, John 1st NC Regiment 1778 A Private under Capt. James Read.  Dropped from the rolls in Feb. 1778.
Robertson, John 4th NC Regiment 1782 2/6/1782, a Private under Capt. James Mills for 12 months.
Robertson, Joseph Caswell County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private in the New Levies for nine months under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). 3/1/1779, a Private under Capt. Robert Temple (Bute County Regiment) and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer), also in the New Levies.
Robertson, Peter DQMG 1780 1780, a Gunstocker on the roll of Capt. Solomon Wood (NC Light Dragoons) - this seems to be for convenience only.  An Artificer under Col. Nicholas Long (Deputy QM General).  Made Gunstocks.  Also on 8/23/1781.  aka Peter Roberson.
Robertson, Thomas 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/15/1781, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Discharged on 5/21/1782 (1st NC Regiment).  Received clothing on 5/24/1782. From Caswell County, NC.  Born 7/11/1762.  Claims to have also served earlier - no official record.  aka Thomas Robinson. R8890. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Robertson, Thomas 5th NC Regiment 1779 Jan. 1779, a Private under Capt. Philip Taylor.
Robertson, Thomas 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private, unit unknown. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Robertson, Thomas Rutherford County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Capt. Adam Hampton, attached to Col. Benjamin Cleveland (Wilkes County Regiment). Brother of William Robertson below. Kings Mountain (SC).
Robertson, Upsher 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough for 12 months.  Discharged on 6/1/1782.
Robertson, William Rutherford County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Capt. Adam Hampton, attached to Col. Benjamin Cleveland (Wilkes County Regiment). Wounded at the battle of Kings Mountain, SC. Brother of Thomas Robertson above.  Kings Mountain (SC).
Robertson, William Washington District Regiment 1776 1782 1776, a Private under Capt. James Robertson and Maj. Evan Shelby, Sr. 1777, in Washington County. 1777, a Private under Capt. Thomas Price and Col. John Carter. 1779, a Lieutenant. 1780, a Private under Capt. Christopher Cunningham, then under Capt. Robert Sevier, both under Col. John Sevier. 1782, a Private under Capt. James Richardson and Lt. Col. Joseph Martin. 1782, also a Private under Capt. Isaac Thomas and Col. John Sevier. Lt. Col. Charles Robertson was his father. Born on 11/7/1759. Thicketty Fort (SC), Musgrove's Mill (SC), Kings Mountain (SC), Boyd's Creek (TN), Lookout Mountain (TN).
Robeson, Daniel 2nd Battalion of Militia 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Michael Little and Col. Peter Dauge. Unit disbanded on 8/13/1776. Lived in Martin County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Hardison, then under a Capt. Cone, both under Col. Whitmell Hill. Guilford Court House.
Robeson, James 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/4/1780, a known draftee under Capt. Kenneth McKenzie and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Martin County.
Robeson, John Granville County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Howell Rose, attached to Col. Hugh Tinnen. Lived in Orange County. POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, paroled. 1781, a Private under Capt. Edward Gwinn (Guilford County Regiment), attached to Col. William O'Neal (Orange County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Nathaniel Christmas and Col. William O'Neal. 1781, also a Private under Capt. William Douglas (Caswell County Regiment), attached to Col. William O'Neal. Born on 1/19/1763 in MD. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC), Guilford Court House, Hillsborough.
Robeson, Joseph 5th NC Regiment 1778 1779 Spring of 1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. William Lytle for two years. Lived in Caswell County. 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Josiah Cole and Col. William Moore. aka Joseph Robertson. S4158. Briar Creek (GA), Stono Ferry (SC), Guilford Court House.
Robeson, Joseph Caswell County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private in the New Levies for nine months under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). Most likely, the same man as directly above (different sources). aka Joseph Robertson.
Robeson, Mark 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Discharged on 4/28/1782.  
Robeson, William 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 4/21/1777, a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson.  Deserted in Apr. 1778.  Rejoined in June 1778, unit unknown.  A Sergeant in Aug. 1778.  Deserted again in 1779.
Robido, Peter 1779 1779 A Private, regiment and unit unknown.  Deserted in 1779.
Robinet, Zebulon Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Charles Polk and Col. Adam Alexander. aka Zebulon Robmet.
Robins, James 7th NC Regiment 1777 1780 1/1/1777, a Private under Capt. Henry Dawson.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. James Read (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged on 2/1/1780.
Robins, John 1st NC Regiment 1782 1783 Apr. 1782, a Private under Capt. James Mills for 12 months.  Discharged on 4/1/1783.
Robins, John 7th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Henry Dawson.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Robins, John Randolph County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. John Knight and Col. John Collier. Born in 1756 in Orange (what became Guilford then Randolph) County, NC.
Robins, William Randolph County Regiment 1779 1782 1779-1782, a Private under Capt. Joseph Clark and Col. John Collier. Born on 10/21/1761 in Orange (what became Guilford then Randolph) County, NC. Forks of the Yadkin, Randolph County Court House.
Robinson, Benjamin 5th NC Regiment 1776 1780 7/17/1776, a Private under Capt. Reading Blount.  1778, served under Capt. Benjamin Williams (2nd NC Regiment), then under Capt. John Craddock.  Discharged 2/8/1780.  Born in Onslow County, NC.  S41996.
Robinson, David Lincoln County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. From what is now Catawba County.
Robinson, Edward 1st NC Regiment 1776 A Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman.
Robinson, Hardy 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1779 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount until 7/5/1779, when he was discharged at Halifax, NC.  From Bertie County, NC.  S41992.
Robinson, Hugh 4th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Joseph Phillips.  A Corporal in Sep. 1777.  Deserted on 10/6/1777.
Robinson, Hugh Guilford County Regiment 1776 1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Blair and Lt. Col. James Martin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Robinson, Jacob 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/16/1776, a Private under Capt. William Temple Coles for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment) - sick at Valley Forge on that date.  Discharged on 5/1/1779.  On some rolls as Jarod or Jared Robinson.
Robinson, James Lincoln County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. From what is now Catawba County.
Robinson, John 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Musician under Capt. Thomas Evans for 18 months.
Robinson, John 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 A Private under Maj. Reading Blount.  Deserted in Dec. 1779.
Robinson, John Chatham County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. Mial Scurlock and Col. Ambrose Ramsey. 1776, also a Private under Capt. George Herndon, attached to Maj. Israel Folsome (Northern Orange County Regiment). 1780, an Ensign. Born on 7/11/1752 in Hanover County, VA. 
Robinson, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 10/3/1780, a known Private under Capt. James Thompson. Battle of the Bees.
Robinson, John Pitt County Regiment 1779 1779, a known Private under Capt. William Burney and Col. John Simpson.
Robinson, Julius Washington District Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. John Sevier, attached to Col. William Christian (VA). Possibly considered a VA unit. Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River.
Robinson, Peter Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Robinson, Reuben 3rd NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. James Emmett.  Died on 9/4/1777.
Robinson, Robert Rowan County Regiment 1780 1779-1780, a Private under Capt. John Sharp, attached to Lt. Col. Frederick Hambright (Lincoln County Regiment). Lived in Mecklenburg County. In Charleston, SC erecting breastworks, etc., discharged before the town surrendered. 1780, a Private under Capt. Patrick Knox and Maj. Robert Wilson. 1780, also a Private under Capt. David Reed and Col. Robert Irwin. 1780, also a Private under Capt. James Thompson and Col. Robert Irwin. 1781, in SC unit. Born in 1751 in Lancaster County, PA. aka Robert Robison. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC), Ramseur's Mill, Hanging Rock (SC), Battle of the Bees.
Robinson, Robert Tryon County Regiment 1776 1778 1776, a Private under Capt. John Barber and Col. William Graham. 1778, a Private under Capt. John Foster and Col. George Alexander (Mecklenburg County Regiment). Lived in what became Lincoln County. Born on 2/10/1756 in Rowan County, NC. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Robinson, Samuel Burke County Regiment 1778 1781 1778-1779, a Private under Lt. Benjamin Osborn and Lt. Col. Hugh Brevard. Fall of 1780, a Private under Capt. George Smith and Maj. Joseph Dickson (Lincoln County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. James Davidson and Col. Charles McDowell. Born on 9/7/1760 in Baltimore County, MD. Briar Creek (GA), Rugeley's Mill #2 (SC).
Robinson, Septs. Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. James Council and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Robinson, Thomas Caswell County Regiment 1782 5/24/1782, a known Private, unit unknown.
Robinson, William 2nd NC Regiment 1777 9/2/1777, a Private, unit unknown.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney).
Robinson, William Guilford County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. John McAdow and Col. John Peasley.
Robinson, Willoughby 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/17/1781, a Private under Lt./Capt. Benjamin Bailey.  Discharged on 5/17/1782 (3rd NC Regiment).
Robison, Henry Rowan County Regiment 1781 First in SC unit. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Todd and Col. Francis Locke.
Robison, Hugh Rowan County Regiment 1779 1779, a Private, unit unknown. Born on 1/17/1754.
Robison, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 4/12/1781, a Private under Capt. William Lytle.  Dropped from the rolls sometime during 1781.
Robison, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. William Alexander and Lt. Col. William Polk. April 1781, in SC unit. Born on 3/7/1759 in Mecklenburg County, NC.
Robison, Noah 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Thomas Hogg for nine months.
Robison, Thomas 5th NC Regiment 1779 1780 Earlier a Sergeant using the name of Thomas Roberts. Jan. 1779, a Private under Capt. Philip Taylor. Lived in Caswell County. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Harden and Col. William Moore. aka Thomas Robertson, Thomas Robinson. R8892.
Robison, Thomas Dobbs County Regiment 1777 1780 1777, a Private under Capt. John Sheppard and Col. James Glasgow. 1780, a Private under Capt. Willoughby Williams and Maj. Burwell Mouring. 1781 or 1782, in SC unit.
Robison, William Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. John McKnitt Alexander and Col. Adam Alexander. 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Givens and Col. George Alexander. 1781, in SC unit. Born on 1/25/1760 in York County, PA. aka William Robinson. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Rochelle, Amos 2nd NC Regiment 1782 12/18/1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman for 12 months.
Rochelle, George 3rd NC Regiment 1777 1779 A Private under Capt. Nicholas Edmunds.  Died in 1779 in SC while in service.  From Hertford County, NC.
Rochelle, John 9th NC Regiment 1776 1778 11/28/1776, a Private under Capt. Richard D. Cook.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Rochelle, Stokes 3rd NC Regiment A Private under Capt. Nicholas Edmunds.  Died in NC while in service, date unknown.  From Hertford County, NC.
Rochester, Nicholas 6th NC Regiment 1776 5/10/1776, a Private under Capt. Philip Taylor.  Also a Sergeant at some point in time.  Discharged 1/8/1778 due to his loss of his right eye - unstated when and where it happened.  W8565.
Rochester, William 6th NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/10/1776, a Private under Capt. Philip Taylor for 2-1/2 years.  Dropped from the rolls in Sep. 1777.  Sep. 1778, re-enlisted, regiment and unit unknown.  Discharged on 3/21/1779.
Rock, Jack 5th NC Regiment 1779 6/18/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford.
Rodes, Peter Lincoln County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. John Hardin Hambright and Maj. John Barber. Born in 1765 in Mecklenburg (what became Tryon then Lincoln) County, NC.
Rodgers, Arthur 1st NC Regiment 1776 1778 5/24/1776, a Private under Lt./Capt. John Brown for 2-1/2 years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman - sick on that date.  Died on 10/22/1778.  aka Arthur Rogers.
Rodgers, Daniel 4th NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. William Lytle and then Capt. Elijah Moore.  Living in Granville County, NC when he enlisted.  Originally from SC.  S1871.
Rodgers, John Martin County Regiment 1779 On a 12/1/1779 list of volunteers, drafts.
Rodgers, Tobias Chatham County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private, unit unknown.
Rodgers, William Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. John Reid and Lt. Col. William Washington (VA). Wounded at the battle of Guilford Court House. Guilford Court House.
Roe, Charles Bute County Regiment 1778 1782 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Robert Temple and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. Wounded at the battle of Stono Ferry, SC. 1779, in Franklin County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Julius Alford and Col. Benjamin Exum in the newly-created 2nd Regiment of Militia. 1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones and Maj. Bennett Crafton in the newly-recreated NC State Regiment (State Troops). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Howell Tatum (Halifax County Reigment), attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell. 1782, a Private under Capt. Elijah Denby and Col. Benjamin Seawell. Stono Ferry (SC), Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Roe, Jesse 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Musician under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Discharged on 8/15/1782 (4th NC Regiment).
Roe, Jesse 1st NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley for 18 months.  A Musician in Dec. 1782.
Roe, Lemuel 7th NC Regiment 1777 1780 1/4/1777, a Corporal under Capt. John Poynter for 3 years.  A Private in Nov. 1777.  Discharged on 2/1/1780.
Roe, Matthew Franklin County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James Richards and Col. Benjamin Seawell. Marched towards the battle of Camden, SC, at Cheraw Hills learned of Gates's Defeat, went to Charlotte then to Salisbury. 1781, a Private under Lt. Col. William Thomas Linton (Nash County Regiment), Captain not named.
Roe, Samuel 2nd NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/9/1776, a Private under Lt./Capt. James Gee for 2-1/2 years.  Discharged on 11/10/1778.
Roe, Sutton 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Halifax County.
Roebuck, George 1st NC Regiment 1775 A Private under Capt. Henry Dixon for six months.  Re-enlisted for another twelve months.  Enlisted in Orange County, NC.  Then moved to Spartanburg District, SC and joined SC Militia.  Born on 3/15/1757 in Orange County, VA.  S9467. Moore's Creek Bridge, Ft. Moultrie #1 (SC).
Rogers, ? Dobbs County Regiment 1780 7/14/1780, received a $300 bounty from Col. James Glasgow for enlisting/re-enlisting.
Rogers, Bias Chatham County Regiment 1777 1781 1777, a Private under Capt. Presley George, then under Capt. Charles Gholson, both under Col. Ambrose Ramsey. 1781, a Private under Capt. Joseph Rosser and Col. Guilford Dudley in the NC Light Horse Regiment. 1781, also a Private under Capt. John Cashenbury and Lt. Col. Robert Mebane (a Continental officer). Born in 1755 in Halifax County, NC.
Rogers, Daniel 3rd NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard for 18 months.  
Rogers, Daniel Core Sound Independent Company 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Enoch Ward for several years. Lived in Carteret County.
Rogers, David 1st NC Regiment 1778 11/10/1778, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for nine months.
Rogers, Drury Pitt County Regiment 1777 1777, a Private under Capt. James Armstrong and Col. John Simpson. At some point in time, a POW, exchanged.
Rogers, Dunson 4th NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Joseph T. Rhodes for 12 months.  Discharged on 12/1/1782.
Rogers, Eli 5th NC Regiment 1777 1780 8/12/1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. John Patten) (2nd NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Craddock.  A Corporal on 3/1/1780. 
Rogers, Ezekiel Mecklenburg County Regiment A Private under a Capt. O'Neill (?), dates not provided. 1779, in SC Continental Line.
Rogers, Humphrey Richmond County Regiment 1781 1781 1781, a Private under Col. Thomas Crawford, Captain not named. Mortally wounded at the battle of Beatti's Bridge. Beatti's Bridge.
Rogers, James 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Discharged on 4/28/1782 at Camden, SC.  Enlisted in Anson County, NC.  W2168.
Rogers, John 10th NC Regiment 1777 1781 5/4/1777, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman - sick on that date.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war in the same unit.  Hanged for desertion in 1781.  aka John Rodgers.
Rogers, John Randolph County Regiment 1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston and Col. John Collier.
Rogers, Nathaniel Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James Houston and Maj. Robert Wilson. 1780, also a Private under Capt. James White and Col. George Alexander. 1781, a Private under a Capt. Patterson and Col. Robert Irwin. Born in July of 1757 in Kent County, MD. Ramseur's Mill, Camden (SC).
Rogers, Parker 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/1/1781, a Musician under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Discharged on 5/1/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).  May have rejoined in late 1782.
Rogers, Randolph Rowan County Regiment 1780 1781 First in VA unit. 1780, a Private under a Capt. Smith. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Fletcher (Wilkes County Regiment), attached to Col. Francis Locke. aka Randol Rodgers.
Rogers, Robert Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a Private under Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr., Captain unknown. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rogers, Silvester 3rd NC Regiment 1779 6/24/1779, a Private under Michael Quinn.
Rogers, Solomon Wake County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Lewis Bledsoe and Col. John Hinton, Jr.
Rogers, Stephen 5th NC Regiment 1777 8/17/1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Robert Fenner (2nd NC Regiment).
Rogers, Thomas 1st NC Regiment 1775 10/9/1775, a Private under Capt. John Walker [4]. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rogers, William 1st NC Regiment 1778 11/10/1778, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for nine months.
Rogers, William 2nd NC Regiment 1779 Nov. 1779, a Private under Capt. Clement Hall.
Rogers, William 3rd NC Regiment 1782 1782 1/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones.  Died on 8/29/1782 (1st NC Regiment).
Rogers, William Granville County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Ralph Banks, attached to Lt. Col. Stephen Moore (Caswell County Regiment). 1780, a Private under Capt. Joshua Coffee and Maj. William Hunt. 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Solomon Walker, first under Col. Philip Taylor in the newly-created Mounted Volunteers, then under Col. Joseph Taylor. 1781, a Private under Capt. Elijah Mitchell and Col. Joseph Taylor. 1781, also a Private under Capt. James Blackwell and Lt. Col. Robert Mebane (a Continental officer). Camden (SC), Guilford Court House.
Rogers, Willoughby Edgecombe County Regiment 1778 1782 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Simon Lee, attached to Col. Thomas Eaton (Bute County Regiment). 1781, a Private under a Capt. Brickle. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones and Col. Benjamin Williams in the newly-recreated NC State Regiment (State Troops) for 12 months. 
Rogers, Wilson 6th NC Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. William Glover for 2-1/2 years. Lived in Granville County. 1781, a Private under a Capt. Redwine and Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Born on 2/26/1758. R8964. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Rogerson, John 10th NC Regiment 1777 1780 5/4/1777, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore. On 6/1/1778, this unit was transferred to the 1st NC Regiment. POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC. From Perquimans County, NC. S41988. Monmouth (NJ), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Roland, Godfrey 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 9/4/1777, a Private under Capt. John Jarvis.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.
Rollins, Rice Northampton County Regiment 1781 4/7/1781, a known Private under Capt. Turner Bynum and Col. Jeptha Eatherton.
Rominger, Michael Surry County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Henry Smith and Col. Joseph Williams. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Bostick and Col. Martin Armstrong. Born on 8/9/1759 in New England. Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River.
Rooker, John Bute County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. James Denton and Col. William Person. Marched towards the battle of Moore's Creek Bridge, too late. Later in KY unit. Born on 3/12/1755 in Northumberland County, VA.
Rooks, Buckner 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.
Rooks, Hardiman 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 8/10/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford.  Deserted in Sep. 1779.
Roper, David 1st NC Regiment 1775 1778 9/16/1775, a Private under Capt. John Walker for six months.  1777, re-enlisted under Capt. Andrew Vanoy (10th NC Regiment) for six months.  Discharged at Camden, SC.  From Orange County, NC.  S30683.
Roper, George 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 Feb. 1781, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Discharged on 6/6/1782 (4th NC Regiment) at Ashley Old Fields, SC.  S36261. Guilford Court House, Eutaw Springs (SC).
Roper, James 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1781 4/7/1777, a Private under Lt./Capt. John Craddock. Discharged at Wilmington, NC on 11/22/1780. Lived in Northampton County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Drew and Col. Andrew Haynes. S7413. Monmouth (NJ), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC), Guilford Court House, Eutaw Springs (SC).
Roper, James 3rd NC Regiment 1777 4/7/1777, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley for three years.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Ingles (2nd NC Regiment).  aka James Rooper.
Roper, James 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough for 12 months.  Dropped from the rolls sometime during 1782.
Roper, James Caswell County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Andrew Perney and Col. William Moore. 1781, a Private under Capt. Edward Richardson (Franklin County Regiment), attached to Col. Benjamin Williams (Johnston County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Spillsby Coleman and Col. William Moore. Born in January of 1745 in what would become Caswell County (?). Guilford Court House.
Roper, John Northampton County Regiment 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Lockhart and Col. Jeptha Eatherton. 1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Drew and Col. Andrew Haynes. 1782, a Private under Capt. Thomas Williams, then under Capt. Jonathan Jackson, both under Col. Jeptha Eatherton. Born on 2/24/1763 in Brunswick County, VA. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC), Guilford Court House.
Rose, John 6th NC Regiment 1776 1777 5/10/1776, a Private under Capt. Philip Taylor.  Deserted in Aug. 1777.
Rose, John 7th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. John Poynter.  Deserted on 4/16/1777.
Rose, John Surry County Regiment 1779 1782 1779, a Private under Capt. Jabez Jarvis and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1779, also a Private under Capt. Benjamin Herndon and Col. Benjamin Cleveland (Wilkes County Regiment). 1780, a Privae under Capt. John Cleveland, then under Capt. Benjamin Herndon, both under Col. Benjamin Cleveland (Wilkes County Regiment). 1782, a Private under Capt. Pendleton Isbell and Col. Elijah Isaacs (Wilkes County Regiment). Born in 1750 in Southampton County, VA> Kings Mountain (SC).
Rose, Samuel Guilford County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Samuel Sharp and Maj./Lt. Col. John Peasley. He says he did not make it to the battle of Moore's Creek Bridge, but all others in this unit did. Hired a substitute for the Cherokee Expedition. Moved to Wilkes County. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Hardin and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 
Rose, Thomas 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Halifax County.
Rose, William 4th NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/23/1776, a Private under Capt. John Nelson for three years.  A Sergeant in May 1778.  Back to Private in June 1778.  6/1/1778, a known Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).
Roser, David 1st NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley for 18 months.
Roser, John 2nd NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Robert Raiford for 18 months.
Roser, Robert Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Nathaniel Richardson and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rosfield, Spencer 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Halifax County. aka Spencer Raifield.
Roson, John Caswell County Regiment 1779 3/15/1779, a known Private under Capt. Berryman Turner and Col. William Moore. From Chatham County.
Ross, Charles 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Michael Quinn for nine months.
Ross, David Craven County Regiment 1778 1781 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Archalaus Meeks, attached to Col. William Caswell (Dobbs County Regiment). POW at the battle of Briar Creek, GA, escaped. 1779, in Jones County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Risden McDaniel and Lt. Col. Samuel Hill. 1781, also a Private under Capt. William George and Col. James Darnell (Dobbs County Regiment). Born on 9/24/1761 in CT. Briar Creek (GA).
Ross, Francis Granville County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Col. Joseph Taylor, Captain not named. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Ross, James NC Light Dragoons 1776 1779 A Private under Capt. John Dickerson, then Capt. Samuel Ashe, Jr. 3/7/1777, this unit was placed on the NC Continental Line. Jan. 1779, hired a substitute to serve his remaining four months. From Granville County, NC. S35639. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA).
Ross, James 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. William Lytle.  Discharged on 8/1/1782 (4th NC Regiment).
Ross, James Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Arthur Forbis and Lt. Col. James Martin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Ross, James Martin County Regiment 1781 1782 1781, a Private under Capt. John Kennedy and Col. Whitmell Hill. 1781, also a Private under Capt. James Evans and Lt. Col. Guilford Dudley (NC Light Horse Regiment). 1781, also a Private under a Capt. Ballard, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). 1782, a Private under Capt. George Cockburn and Col. Whitmell Hill. Born on 6/8/1761 in what became Martin County, NC. Guilford Court House, Hobkirk's Hill (SC).
Ross, John 4th NC Regiment 1776 9/16/1776, a Private under Capt. James Williams.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull. 
Ross, John Martin County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Nathan Mayo, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). Marched towards the battle of Camden, SC, learned of Gates's Defeat, then ordered to help Col. Thomas Sumter (SC), learned of his defeat, went to Salisbury, chased by the British to Shallow Ford. Born on 9/3/1757 in Tyrrell (what became Martin) County, NC.
Ross, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1775 1780 1775, a Private under Capt. James Alexander and Col. Thomas Polk. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. John Brownfield and Lt. Col. Caleb Phifer, attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). 1780, a Private under Capt. Galbraith Falls and Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). April 1781, in SC unit. Born in 1758 in Anson (what became Mecklenburg) County, NC. Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign (SC), Briar Creek (GA), Ramseur's Mill.
Ross, John Volunteer Independent Rangers 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. John Ashe, Jr. and Col. John Ashe, Sr. Lived in New Hanover County. April 1776, a Private under Capt. John Ashe, Jr. (1st NC Regiment), then under Capt. Griffith John McRee. POW at the Fall of Charleston, retained until the end of the war. Born in 1760 in Scotland. R9023. Moore's Creek Bridge, Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Monmouth (NJ), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Ross, Nathaniel NC Artillery 1779 1/1/1777, a Bombardier under Capt. Thomas Clark as NC Provincial Troops.  7/10/1777, on Continental Line.  Also on 9/9/1778.  A Private on 4/30/1779.
Ross, Thomas Bute County Regiment 1778 1779 1778, a Private under Capt. Alsey High and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies for nine months. Lived in Wake County, what is now Durham County. 3/1/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford (5th NC Regiment) and Capt. Samuel Chapman for nine months. Discharged on 12/1/1779 in Charleston, SC. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Chambers, attached to Col. Benjamin Williams (Johnston County Regiment). Born on 9/1/1760 in Granville County, NC. S4126. Siege of Savannah (GA).
Ross, Walter Anson County Regiment 1778 1780 1778, a Private under Capt. George Wilson and Col. Thomas Wade. 1780, a Private under Capt. John DeJarnett and Col. Thomas Wade. Born in 1761 in Caroline County, VA.
Ross, William Guilford County Regiment 1778 1778, a Private, unit unknown. His widow claims he was also a Sergeant and an Ensign, officers and dates not identified.
Ross, Williamson Nash County Regiment 1777 1780 1777, a Private under Capt. James Gray and Col. James Clinch. 1779, a Private under Capt. Creasey and Col. James Clinch. 1780, a Private under Capt. Edward Clinch and Col. Joseph J. Clinch. Born in 1759 in VA.
Rossen, John Caswell County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Berryman Turner and Col. William Moore. Lived in Chatham County. 1780, a Private under Lt. Col. John Luttrell, Captain not named. Born in February of 1749 in Culpeper County, VA. Stono Ferry (SC).
Rosson, James Cumberland County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Arthur Council. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rotley, John 3rd NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Jacob Turner.  Died on 7/30/1778.
Rotten, John Tryon County Regiment 1777 Oct. 21 - Dec. 30, 1777, a Private under Capt. Robert Porter and Col. William Graham.
Rough, Peter 4th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. William Temple Coles.  Died on 3/15/1778.
Roundtree, Jesse 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Thomas Evans for 18 months.
Rounsavall, John Rowan County Regiment 1776 1779 1776, a Private under Capt. Joseph Cunningham and Col. Matthew Locke. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. David Cowan and Col. Francis Locke. In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. Probably at the battle of Briar Creek, GA. 1779, a Private under Capt. William Lytle (5th NC Regiment), not on any official rolls. Probably at the battle of Stono Ferry, SC. Born on 1/24/1758 in Rowan County, NC. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Rouse, John Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Fifer under Capt. Joseph Green and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rouse, Sandy New Hanover County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Peter McLammy and Lt. Col. Thomas Bloodworth. Lived in Onslow County. POW at the incident at Rouse's Tavern, paroled.  Rouse's Tavern.
Row, Hezekiah Halifax District Minutemen 1776 1778 1776, a Private under Capt. Jonas Johnston and Lt. Col Henry Irwin. Lived in Edgecombe County. He asserts this unit was too late for the battle of Moore's Creek Bridge, but most others claim they were in that battle. 1776, also a Private under Capt. Thomas Culler and Lt. Col. John Smith (Johnston County Regiment). 1777, moved to Anson County. 1777, a Private under Capt. Theodorick Webb and Col. Thomas Wade. 1778, in SC unit. Born on 6/17/1759 in Edgecombe County, NC.
Rowan, Jesse DQMG 1780 1780, a Timbergetter (for wagons, etc.) on the roll of Capt. Solomon Wood (NC Light Dragoons) - this seems to be for convenience only.  8/23/1781, a Timber Getter under Col. Nicholas Long (Deputy QM General) - for the making of Wagons, Gunstocks, etc.
Rowan, John 1st NC Regiment 1776 1777 Mar. 1776, a Private under Capt. George Davidson for nine months.  1777, a Lieutenant.  R9038.
Rowark, Elisha Surry County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. George Deathridge, then under Capt. William Dobson, both under Col. Joseph Williams. Born on 11/14/1757 in PA. Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River.
Rowe, Charles 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1779 A Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard for nine months.  Discharged on 12/9/1779.
Rowe, Charles Bute County Regiment 1779 3/1/1779, a known Private under Capt. Robert Temple and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. Most likely the same man as directly above (different sources). aka Charles Row.
Rowe, George 8th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. John Walsh.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Rowe, James NC Artillery 1776 1780 8/17/1776, a Fifer under Capt. John Vance as NC Provincial Troops.  7/10/1777, on Continental Line.  11/16/1777, under Capt. John Kingsbury.  5/1/1778, in same unit.  9/16/1778, in same unit.  POW at the Fall of Charleston, escaped.  Enlisted in Craven County, NC.  aka James Roe.  S41933. Monmouth (NJ), Stony Point (NY), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Rowe, James Craven County Regiment 1781 1781, a Drummer under Capt. John Council Bryan and Col. John Tilman. Probably the same man as directly above (different sources).
Rowe, Jesse 8th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Musician under Capt. John Walsh.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Rowe, Jesse Craven County Regiment 1781 1781, a Fifer under Capt. John Council Bryan and Col. John Tilman. Probably the same man as directly above (different sources).
Rowe, Joshua Edgecombe County Regiment 1778 1780 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Simon Lee, attached to Col. Thomas Eaton (Bute County Regiment). Lived in Beaufort County. 1780, a Private under Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment), Captain not named. Marched towards the battle of Camden, SC, learned of Gates's Defeat, went to Ramsey's Mill, put into a hospital. Born on 5/7/1761 in Beaufort County, NC. Briar Creek (GA).
Rowe, Samuel 1st NC Regiment 1778 9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman.
Rowe, Samuel 2nd NC Regiment 1778 9/9/1778, a Private under Capt. John Ingles.
Rowe, Shadrack Craven County Regiment 1779 1781 1779 and 1781, a Private under Capt. John Council Bryan and Col. John Tilman.
Rowe, William Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 Mar-May 1776, a Private under Capt. Charles Polk and Col. Adam Alexander. aka William Row.
Rowell, Andrew 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 Philadelphia Hospital.
Rowell, Andrew Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Possibly the same man as directly above (different sources). Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rowell, Edward Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rowell, Isaac 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1779 7/20/1778, a Private and a Sergeant in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months.  Discharged 5/15/1779 in NY.  Later joined VA Militia.  W9634.
Rowell, Jesse 1st NC Regiment 1776 1780 A Private under Capt. Thomas Allen, Capt. Lawrence Thompson, and Capt. Joshua Bowman.  POW at the Fall of Charleston (SC), never exchanged until Peace was made.  From Franklin County, NC.  S38337. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Rowell, Jesse 1st NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Lawrence Thompson.
Rowell, Richard Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rowell, William Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rowland, Daniel 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/12/1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Carter for 12 months.  Discharged on 4/25/1782.  aka Daniel Rowlang.
Rowland, Fendral Anson County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. William Hoye and Lt. Col. David Love. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Culpepper, then a Capt. Smith, both under Col. Thomas Wade. Born in November of 1760 in Amelia County, VA. aka Fendral Roland. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Rowland, James Anson County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. John Culpepper, then under Capt. William Hoye, both under Lt. Col. David Love. aka James Roland. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Rowland, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 6/5/1781, a Private under Capt. William Lytle. 
Rowland, William 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Edward Yarborough for 12 months.  Dropped from the rolls sometime during 1782.
Rowland, William 9th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Richard D. Cook.  Died on 3/11/1778.
Rowling, Frederick Bute County Regiment 1779 3/1/1779, a known Private under Capt. Robert Temple and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. 
Rown, Henry 4th NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for 18 months.  Deserted on 6/24/1783 (?).
Rows, Jesse Dobbs County Regiment 1780 5/26/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Creel and Col. James Glasgow.
Royal, William 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1778 6/26/1777, a Private under Capt. John Armstrong.  Dropped from the rolls in April 1778.
Royals, Joseph 1st NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. John Brown.  Died on 3/6/1778.
Royer, John None of the officers he names are on any official rolls - NC Continentals or Militia.  Either his recall is terrible or everything is made up for his pension application. Brandywine Creek (PA)(wounded), Germantown (PA).
Rozar, Robert 1st Battalion of Militia 1776 1781 1776, a Private under a Capt. Brown and Col. Thomas Brown. Unit disbanded on 8/13/1776. Lived in Bladen County. 1777, a Drummer under a Capt. Sheppard and Col. Abraham Sheppard (Dobbs County Regiment). 1779, moved to Halifax County. 1779, a Private under Col. Nicholas Long (DQMG). Moved back to Bladen County. 1781, drafted, hired a substitute. 1782, joined a SC unit. Born in 1756 in Edgecombe (what became Halifax) County, NC.
Rozer, Charles 1st NC Regiment 1777 1783 3/9/1777, a Private under Capt. Lawrence Thompson for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman.  Deserted on 3/28/1783 (?).
Rozer, Jordan 1st NC Regiment 1777 1780 3/19/1777, a Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman, then Capt. Lawrence Thompson.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Deserted on 2/1/1780.
Rubison, Calza NC Light Horse Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Col. James Read, Captain not named. Lived in Guilford County. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Nathaniel Dickerson and Col. William Moore (Caswell County Regiment). Born on 11/19/1764 in Charlotte County, VA. Hobkirk's Hill (SC).
Rucker, Colby Wilkes County Regiment 1781 First in GA units. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Kees and Col. Benjamin Herndon.
Rudd, Burlingham Anson County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Patrick Boggan and Col. Thomas Wade. Born on 12/25/1760 in Anson County, NC. Beatti's Bridge.
Rue, Charles 5th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Benjamin Stedman.  Dropped from the rolls in Dec. 1777.
Rue, John Randolph County Regiment 1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston and Col. John Collier.
Ruff, Robert 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Thomas Hogg for nine months.
Ruffin, William Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rule, James 6th NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. George Dougherty.  Missing on 10/4/1777 at the battle of Germantown, PA. Germantown (PA).
Rumer, Cornelius 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Sergeant under Capt. James Martin.  A Corporal in Oct. 1777.  Died on 4/29/1778.  One source claims he was only a Private and a Corporal, not a Sergeant.  aka Cornelius Runner, Corn Runner.  
Rumfelt, Henry Lincoln County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. Kings Mountain (SC).
Ruminger, George Lincoln County Regiment 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph Collins, attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment). POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, paroled. 1782, a Private under Capt. Abraham Forney, attached to Col. Joseph McDowell (Burke County Regiment). Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC), Cherokee Expedition 1782.
Rummage, George Anson County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Jesse McClendon and Col. Thomas Wade. Lived in Montgomery County.
Runnals, Joseph 3rd NC Regiment 1779 A Private under Capt. Francis Child.  11/8/1779, a Corporal.
Runnels, Ephraim 3rd NC Regiment 1782 9/23/1781, a Corporal under Capt. Samuel Jones for 12 months.  A Private in April 1782 (1st NC Regiment).
Runyon, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James Byers. Lived in Rowan County. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Peter Hedrick and Col. Francis Locke. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Cole and Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). Wounded at the battle of Cox's Mill #1. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Etheldred Harris and Col. William Lofton (Montgomery County Regiment). Born on 11/4/1763 in Hunterdon County, NJ. Rugeley's Mill #2 (SC), Cox's Mill #1.
Rush, Absalom 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 6/5/1781, a Private under Capt. William Lytle.  Deserted on 7/1/1781.
Rushing, Richard Anson County Regiment 1776 1777 1776, a Private under Capt. John Jackson and Lt. Col. David Love. 1777, a Private under Capt. Stephen Jackson and Col. Thomas Wade.  Served three more tours under Capt. Stephen Jackson in SC units. Born in 1749 in VA. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Rushing, William Anson County Regiment 1776 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. John Jackson and Lt. Col. David Love. Killed in a skirmish on Drowning Creek (Lumber River) in 1776.
Russ, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Discharged on 4/28/1782 (3rd NC Regiment).
Russ, Joseph Bladen County Regiment 1777 1781 1777, a Private under Capt. Joseph White and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Yates, attached to Col. James Kenan (Duplin County Regiment). Marched to relieve Charleston, learned of its Fall, returned to Cross Creek. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Epraim Mulford and Col. Thomas Owen. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Haynes and Col. Thomas Owen. Born on 12/19/1762 in Bladen County, NC. Shallow Ford.
Russell, Buckner Surry County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Gibson Wooldridge and Col. Joseph Williams. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Joseph Cloud. Shallow Ford.
Russell, James Randolph County Regiment 1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston and Col. John Collier.
Russell, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 A Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Killed at the battle of Eutaw Springs, SC on 9/8/1781. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Russell, John 5th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Reading Blount.  Died on 1/8/1778.
Russell, John 6th NC Regiment 1778 A Private under Capt. Daniel Williams.  Dropped from the rolls in Feb. 1778.
Russell, Mark Cumberland County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Arthur Council. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Russell, Major 5th NC Regiment 1776 12/6/1776, a Private under Capt. Reading Blount.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney) (2nd NC Regiment).
Russell, Urias 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 5/4/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Died in Oct. 1781.
Russell, William 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months.
Russell, William 3rd NC Regiment 1779 6/24/1779, a Private under Michael Quinn.
Russell, William Dobbs County Regiment 1778 5/19/1778, received a bounty for Militia service under Caswell. Most likely the same man as two lines above (different sources).
Rust, Peter Burke County Regiment 1781 First in VA unit. 1781, a Private under Capt. James McFarland and Col. Charles McDowell.
Rutherford, James Orange County Regiment 1776 8/22/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Williams, attached to Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Started on the Cherokee Expedition, forced to turn back due to the lack of wagons and pack horses.
Rutherford, John Orange County Regiment 1776 8/22/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Williams, attached to Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Started on the Cherokee Expedition, forced to turn back due to the lack of wagons and pack horses.
Rutherford, Thomas 3rd NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard then Capt. Joseph T. Rhodes (4th NC Regiment) for 18 months.  Discharged in March 1783.  From Orange County, NC.  R9114.
Rutland, Abednego Halifax County Regiment 1778 1780 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Thomas Scurlock, attached to Col. Thomas Eaton (Bute County Regiment). Lived in Northampton County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Henry Dawson and Lt. Col. John Branch (Halifax County Regiment). Born on 3/27/1759. Briar Creek (GA).
Rutland, Randolph 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/2/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Discharged on 5/2/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Rutland, Reading 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/2/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Discharged on 5/2/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).  aka Reding Rutland.
Rutledge, George Washington County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Capt. Gilbert Christian, attached to Col. Isaac Shelby (Sullivan County Regiment). Kings Mountain (SC).
Rutledge, James Randolph County Regiment 1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston and Col. John Collier.
Rutledge, William Rowan County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. David Caldwell, then under Capt. Joseph Dickson, both under Col. Francis Locke. Moved to Wilkes County. 1781, a Private under Maj. Micajah Lewis. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Robert Cleveland and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. Born in 1756 near Carlisle, PA. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Haw River.
Rutor, Lewis 1st NC Regiment 1778 A Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for 18 months.
Rutter, Joseph 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 8/25/1777, a Private under Capt. Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr.  Died on 5/28/1778.
Ryall, William 2nd NC Regiment 1782 6/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Clement Hall.  Enlisted by Capt. James Mills in Rutherford County, NC.  aka William Royal, William Royall.  W6108.
Ryall, William Craven County Regiment 1778 1781 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Rickerson Weeks, attached to Col. William Caswell (Dobbs County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. James Williamson and Col. James Read in the newly-created NC Light Horse Regiment. Born in 1767 in MD. Briar Creek (GA).
Ryan, Cornelius 4th NC Regiment 1782 Jan. 1782, a Private under Maj. George Dougherty.  8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley (1st NC Regiment).
Ryan, Hercules 4th NC Regiment 1777 1777 5/1/1777, a Private under Capt. William Goodman.  Died on 11/24/1777.
Ryan, James Guilford County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Asa Brashears and Col. James Martin. 1781, a Private under Capt. Daniel Gillespie and Col. James Martin. Born on 11/25/1757 in Orange (what became Guilford) County, NC.
Ryan, Patrick 4th NC Regiment 1777 1779 6/29/1777, a Private under Capt. William Temple Coles for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war in the same unit.  A Corporal in April 1779.  A Sergeant in July 1779.  Died 9/6/1782.
Ryan, Thomas 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 4/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Deserted on 6/1/1781.
Ryan, Thomas 5th NC Regiment 1776 1778 10/1/1776, a Musician under Capt. John Pugh Williams.  Discharged on 10/30/1778.
Ryan, William 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/7/1779, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount.  Deserted in Oct. 1779.
Ryan, William Guilford County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Peter O'Neal, attached to Lt. Col. Charles Porterfield (VA). 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Daniel Gillespie and Col. James Martin. Born on 9/17/1762 in Orange (what became Guilford) County, NC. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC), Haw River, Whitesell's Mill.
Rye, Dunn Anson County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Wade. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rye, Robert Anson County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Wade. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Rylee, James Caswell County Regiment 1779 1779, a Private under Capt. William Hubbard and Col. William Moore. Born in 1755 in Halifax County, VA.
Ryles, David 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Thomas Hogg for nine months.


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