The American Revolution in South Carolina

The Little River District Regiment of Militia

Month & Year Established:

Commanders:

Misc Players: 

February 1775

Col. John Lindsay

Lt. Col./Col. James Williams

Col. Joseph Hayes

Col. James Dillard

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Joseph Adair - Deputy Commissary

Nicholas Curry - Commissary

William Murray - Commissary

Samuel Reynolds - Adjutant

Frank Taylor - Adjutant

William Thomas - Adjutant

William Watson - Comm. of Issues

Known Lt. Colonels:

 Levi Casey

Michael Dickson 

Joseph Hayes 

John Hunter

Benjamin Kilgore

Robert McCreery

James Williams

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Samuel Williams 

Known Majors:

George Ancrum

George Anderson 

Michael Dickson

James Dillard

Jonathan Downs

Thomas Duggin

William Dunlap

Lewis Duvall

William Fullwood 

Robert Gillam, Sr.

William Harris 

? Hartgrove

Benjamin Kilgore

Michael Leitner

William Millwee 

Samuel Sexton

Garret Smith

Jeorard Smith

Samuel Taylor

Daniel Williams

James Williams


Known Quarter Masters:

Nathaniel Austin

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Thomas Fakes 


Known Captains:
 

Thomas Alexander
 

George Anderson

Henry Anderson

John Anderson

William F. Arnseal

William Arthur

Nathaniel Austin

Thomas Blassingame

Samuel Boykin

John Burns

Samuel Butler

James Caldwell

Levi Casey

John Drury Chews

Samuel Culbertson

James Cunningham

George Davis

James Davis

William Davis

Michael Dickson

James Dillard

Jonathan Downs

Thomas Duggin

Lewis Duvall

Samuel Ewing

Samuel Farrow

Thomas Farrow

William Fullwood

? Fullington

Robert Gillam, Jr.

Joseph Goodman

John Green

James Greer

Josiah Greer

Isaac Grier

John Griffin

William Harris

James Harvey

Joseph Hayes

James Henderson

Kennie Hudson

David Hunter

James Irby

Pendleton Isbell

John Jones

William Jones

Benjamin Kilgore

Charles King

Robert Laird

Charles Lawson

Michael Leitner

Laughlin Leonard

George Martin

Arthur McCracken

Thomas McCrary

Joseph McJunkin

Andrew Miller

James Miller

John Mills

William Milwee

Isaac Mitchell

William Moore

Samuel Morrow 

James Mulwee

William Mulwee

Peter Nance

John Neilson

John Norwood

John Owens

Henry Pawling

Henry Pearson

Joseph Pearson

James Pettigrew

James Pollard

Benjamin Rainey

John Richey

Robert Richey

William Richey

John Ridgeway, Sr.

John Rodgers, Jr.

John Rogers

John Sally

Charles Saxon

Lewis Saxon

Samuel Saxton

Charles Sinton

Jeorard Smith

James Starke

John Stephens

George Tate

John Thompson

Isaac Tinsley

James Tinsley

Oliver Towles

John Verdin

Samuel Walker

John Wallace

Richard Watts

John Weathers

Samuel Wharton

Isaac White

Daniel Williams

David Williams

James Williams

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Known Lieutenants - Captain Unknow:

 Joseph Adair, Sr.

Levi Casey

Samuel Culbertson

George Davis

? Deal

David Dixon

William Farley

Samuel Henderson

Isaac Larence

Arthur McCracken

Matthew McCrary

Henry Pitts

John Rogers

James Starke

Richard Watts

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Samuel Wharton

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Known Ensigns - Captain Unknown:

Michael Maghee

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John McElroy 


Known Sergeants - Captain Unknown:

Joshua Arnold 

William Bailey

James Campbell

Thomas Campbell

John Dial

Cornelius Dysert

William Griffin

George Hughes

John Neel

Robert Ross

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Yancy Saxon


Known Corporals - Captain Unknown:

NONE


Known Privates / Fifers / Drummers / Etc. - Captain Unknown:

 James Absom

Benjamin Adair

Isaac Adair

James Adair, Jr.

John Adair

John Adair, Jr.

Joseph Adair, Sr.

Joseph Adair, Jr.

William Adair

James Adare, Sr.

John Adare

George Akins

John Akins

William B. Alexander

Denny Anderson

Jacob Anderson

Joshua Arnold

Henry Atwood

Francis Austin

Thompson Austin

John Baker, Sr.

Nathaniel Barrett

William Beam

William Bean

William Blake

John Bounlan

John Bourland

Hugh Boyd

John Briggs

William Caldwell

Thomas Campbell

Abner Casey

Peter Casey

Samuel Casey

Ephraim Cassel

Adam Chambers

John Cook

James Craig

William Craig

Matthew Cunningham

James Dardenman

William Daugherty

Benjamin Davis

William Davis

James Delaney

Edward Dial

William Diall

Josiah Dickson

Jacob Ducket

Joseph Ducket

James Dugan

George Ekins

William Elliott

Thomas Ewing

James Ferris

Absalom Filby

Charles Findley

John Finney

Elijah Ford

John Ford

Stephen Ford

Samuel Freeman

George Gamble

James Gamble

John Gamble

John Glenn

William Goodlett

Benjamin Goodman

John Gray

James Green

Josiah Green

Alexander Greer

Isaac Greer

John Greer

John Greer, Jr.

Robert Hadden, Jr.

Samuel Henderson

John Hewston

John Hewston, Jr.

James Howerton

William Huddleston

George Hughes

John Hughes

William Hughes

William Humphreys

William Hunter

Grief Irby

Joseph Irby, Sr.

Joseph Irby, Jr.

Pendleton Isbell

John Johnson

Robert Johnson, Jr.

James Johnston

John Jones

Hugh Killpatrick

William Langley

James Lindsay

John Lisden

Hughes Manford

William Mark

Richard Marks

John Martin

Arthur McCracken

Samuel McCracken

Thomas McCracken

John McCrarey, Sr.

John McCrarey, Jr.

Matthew McCrarey, Sr.

Matthew McCrarey, Jr.

Thomas McCrarey

Andrew McCreary

Matthew McCreary

Barclay McCrery

Thomas McCrery

Samuel McElhany

John McElroy

William McMaster

Danube McQuin

John Melvin

Robert Miller

John Milven

James Montgomery

Rignal Odell 

Jethro O'Sheals

John O'Sheals

Andrew Owens

James Owens

Arthur Park

Samuel Quinton, Sr.

James Ralley

John Ramage

Joseph Ramage

Elijah Rhodes

Hope Ridgeway

Jones Rivers

John Rogers

Robert Ross

Joseph Rummage

Bartlet Satterwhite, Jr.

Hugh Saxon

Joshua Saxon - Wagoner

Robert Scott

William Simmons

Enoch Smith

Garrard Smith

John Speak

James Stack

John Stacks

Edward Stapleton

George Adam Summer

Robert Taylor

Robert Turner

James Virgin

David Watson

John Watson

Henry Weaver

Benjamin West, Sr.

Ambrose Whitten

Philip Whitten

Barwick Williams

Daniel Williams

James Williams

John Williams

Joseph Williams

Benjamin Wilson

James Wilson

William Wilson

Robert Wilton

Abraham Wright

Francis Wylie

George Young


Brief History of Regiment:
 

Date(s):

Known Battles / Skirmishes:

Nov. 19, 1775

Ninety-Six

Dec. 22, 1775

Great Cane Brake

Dec. 23-30, 1775

Snow Campaign

Jun. 28, 1776

Fort Moultrie

Jul. 15, 1776

Lyndley's Fort

Aug. 1, 1776

Seneca Town

Aug. 8-11, 1776

Cherokee Towns

Aug. 10, 1776

Tugaloo River

Aug. 12, 1776

Tamassee

Aug. 12, 1776

The Ring Fight

Sep. 19, 1776

Coweecho River (NC)

May - July 1778

Florida Expedition

Feb. 3, 1779

Augusta (GA)

Feb. 8-10, 1779 

Carr's Fort (GA)

Feb. 14, 1779

Kettle Creek (GA)

Mar. 3, 1779

Briar Creek (GA)

May 4, 1779

Tullifinny Hill

Jun. 20, 1779

Stono Ferry

Sep. 16 - Oct. 18, 1779

Siege of Savannah (GA)

Mar. 28 - May 12, 1780

Siege of Charleston

May 29, 1780

Waxhaws

Jul. 12, 1780

Cedar Springs

Jul. 30, 1780

Rocky Mount

Aug. 6, 1780

Hanging Rock

Aug. 15, 1780

Wateree Ferry

Aug. 16, 1780

Camden

Aug. 16, 1780

Rugeley's Mills

Aug. 18, 1780

Musgrove's Mill

Aug. 18, 1780

Fishing Creek

Oct. 7, 1780

Kings Mountain

Nov. 9, 1780

Fish Dam Ford

Nov. 20, 1780

Blackstocks

Dec. 12, 1780

Long Canes

Dec. 14, 1780

Indian Creek

Dec. 29, 1780

Hammond's Store

Dec. 30, 1780

Williams's Plantation

Jan. 17, 1781

Cowpens

Feb. 25, 1781

Haw River (NC)

Mar. 15, 1781

Guilford Court House (NC)

May 8, 1781

Fair Forest Creek

May 21, 1781

Bush River

May 21 - Jun. 19, 1781

Siege of Ninety-Six

Sep. 3, 1781

Ridgeway's Fort

Sep. 8, 1781

Eutaw Springs

Oct. 3, 1781

Pratt's Mill

Nov. 19, 1781

Hayes' Station

Dec. 20, 1781

Edisto River

Mar. 1, 1782

Indian Villages

Sep. 16, 1782

Last Cherokee Campaign


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