The American Revolution in North Carolina

Capt. Pinketham Eaton*

Known Regiment(s) Associated With:

Known Year(s) as a Captain:

Halifax District Minutemen
3rd NC Regiment

1775-1776
1776-1777

Known Lieutenants:

Known Ensigns:

Known Sergeants:

Known Corporals:

George "Gee" Bradley
Joseph Clinch
John Granbury
Anthony Hart
John Medearis
William Russwurm
John Tillery

Joseph Montford
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H. Andrew Carey
John Parkerson
Augustor Willis
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John Parkerson
Jeremiah Perry
John Skinner
William Toby
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Known Privates, Drummers, Fifers, etc.:

Norris Baker

Norris Baler

James Barrow

Moses Bennett

Benjamin Cannon

James Carpenter

Richard Cordle

John Ellis

William Flewellin

Elisha Garland

John Garland

Thomas Hardy

Thomas Hart

Thomas Johnson

Richard Jumper

George Marshall

William Norton

 Jeremiah Perry

John Portress

Spencer Raifield

Philip Sanders

Caesar Santee

John Scott

Samuel Simpson

William Smith

Henry Spells

James Sutton

William Sweat

William Toby

Basil Welch

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Haniford Whitley

Date(s):

Known Battles / Skirmishes:

12/9/1775

Great Bridge (VA)

2/27/1776

Moore's Creek Bridge

6/28/1776

Fort Moultrie #1 (SC)

9/11/1777

Brandywine Creek (PA)

10/4/1777

Germantown (PA)

*Promoted to Major on 11/22/1777 and transferred to the 8th NC Regiment, regiment disbanded on 6/1/1778. January 1779, joined the 4th NC Regiment as a Major, and led the "Major's Company" until the Siege of Charleston, SC in May of 1780.

Maj. Pinketham Eaton
Led the "Major's Company" of the 4th NC Regiment from Jan. 1779 to May 1780

Known Lieutenants:

Known Ensigns:

Known Sergeants:

Known Corporals:

William Charlton
John Dillard

William Charlton

None Known

None Known

Known Privates, Drummers, Fifers, etc.:

William Boomer

James Bowen

Blake Chace

John Harback

Joseph Lee

William Lord

Lewis Richards

Reuben Smith

Leven Summers

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Date(s):

Known Battles / Skirmishes:

3/3/1779

Briar Creek (GA)

6/20/1779

Stono Ferry (SC)


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