The American Revolution in North Carolina

Neowee Creek

October 27, 1776


Patriot Cdr:

Col. Andrew Williamson (SC)
Indian Cdr:

Unknown
Killed:

3
Killed:

Unk
Wounded:

Unk
Wounded:

Unk
Captured:

Unk
Captured:

Unk
Original County: 

Tryon County
Present County:

Macon County

In the morning, five of Col. Thomas Neel's regiment (SC) were fired upon by a party of Indians about two miles from the camp at Neowee Creek. Two of the men made it back to the camp. Col. Andrew Williamson (SC) sent out a party, but they could not find any of the Indian attackers.

Known Patriot Participants

Known British/Loyalist Participants
New Acquisition District Regiment (SC) detachment of five men - leader unknown Cherokee Indians - Unknown Leader and Unknown number of warriors


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