The American Revolution in South Carolina

  Tugaloo River

  August 10, 1776


Patriot Cdr:

Major Andrew Pickens
British Cdr:

None
Killed:

0
Killed:

Unk
Wounded:

0
Wounded:

Unk
Captured:

0
Captured:

0
Old District: 

Ninety-Six District
Present County:

Oconee County

On August 10th, a group of Cherokees were defeated by a Patriot force, commanded by Major Andrew Pickens with more than 200 militiamen under his command. The Patriots then proceeded to raze the Indian towns of Tugaloo and Estatoe.

Known Patriot Participants

Known British/Loyalist Participants
Lower District Regiment of Militia detachment led by Major Andrew Pickens with 230 men in five (5) known companies, led by:
- Capt. John Catlerton
- Capt. Coizier
- Capt. John Folmer
- Capt. John Pickens
- Capt. Joseph Pickens

Cherokee Indians - unknown number

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