The American Revolution in South Carolina

 The Cornets
Cornet First Unit Served In As a Cornet From To Notes Battles/Skirmishes at This Rank
Bryan, John SC 3rd Regiment of State Dragoons A Cornet under Lt. Col. Hezekiah Maham.  Dates unknown.
Connor, Edward SC 3rd Regiment 1778 1779 1777, Paymaster.  1778, Cornet.  Dec. 1779, a Lieutenant.
Conyers, Straughan SC 4th Regiment of State Dragoons 1781 A Cornet under Capt. William Withers and Lt. Col. Peter Horry.  aka Stran Conyers.
Elholme, Augustus Christian George SC 4th Regiment of State Dragoons 1781 1782 POW at fall of Charleston. Exchanged 6/14/1781. Cornet then Lieutenant under Capt. Richard Gough, Lt. Col. Peter Horry Aug. 1781 to Feb. 1782.  Promoted to Captain Feb. 1782.
Ferguson, Artemas SC 4th Regiment of State Dragoons 1781 1782 A Cornet under Capt. Henry Lenud, Lt. Col. Peter Horry.
Garden, Alexander Lee's Legion 1780 1780 A Cornet, an Ensign, and a Lieutenant.  Later volunteer Aide-de-Camp to Maj. Gen. Green.  1775, a Major in Charles Town District Regiment.
Green, James SC 4th Regiment of State Dragoons 1781 1782 A Private, a Sergeant Major, a Cornet, and a Lieutenant of Cavalry in Marion's Brigade.
Head, Richard Mace Armand's Legion 1779 1780 An Ensign under Capt. Henry Bodkin. Yorktown.
Lessesne, Isaac SC 4th Regiment of State Dragoons A Cornet under Lt. Col. Peter Horry.  Dates unknown.
Middleton, John Lee's Legion 1779 1780 A Cornet and a Lieutenant under a Capt. Wilson in Lee's Battalion of Light Dragoons 1779-1782.
Rothmahler, Erasmus SC 4th Regiment of State Dragoons 1781 1783 A Cornet and an Ensign under Capt. Richard Gough, Lt. Col. Peter Horry.
Saunders, Charles SC 4th Regiment of State Dragoons 1781 A Cornet under Capt. William Fishburne, Lt. Col. Peter Horry.
Simons, James Lee's Legion A Cornet wounded at Eutaw Springs.  aka James Simonds. Eutaw Springs.
Sinkler, Peter SC 3rd Regiment of State Dragoons 1782 1781 From Williamsburg District.  A Cornet under Lt. Col. Hezekiah Maham during 1782.


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