The American Revolution in North Carolina

The Privates, Horsemen, Fifers, Drummers, etc. - Last Names Beginning with "D"
Private, Etc. First Unit Served In As a Private From To Notes Known Battles/Skirmishes at This Rank
Dabbs, John Anson County Regiment 1780 1781 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Patrick Boggan and Col. Thomas Wade. Born on 3/22/1762 in Charlotte County, VA. Brick House.
Daffell, Thomas 2nd NC Regiment 1777 2/10/1777, a Private, unit unknown.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Ingles.
Daffron, John Chatham County Regiment 1781 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. William Cage and Col. John Luttrell. Lived in Randolph County. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Edward Williams and Lt. Col. James Dougan. aka John Dafforn, John Daffren, John Difforn.
Daffron, Rody Randolph County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Maurice Roney. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Rains.
Dail, John 10th NC Regiment 1777 1780 8/5/1777, a Private under Capt. Isaac Moore for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman - sick on that date, then by Capt. John Griffith McRee.  POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, escaped within a month.  On the official rolls as John Deal.  From Perquimans County, NC.  S6783. Siege of Charleston (SC).
Dailey, Jeremiah 4th NC Regiment 1776 1778 5/1/1776, a Private under Capt. James Williams for 2-1/2 years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull - sick at Valley Forge on that date.  Discharged on 11/10/1778.
Dailey, John 7th NC Regiment 1778 1778 1/8/1777, a Sergeant under Capt. John Poynter.  A Private in Jan. 1778.  Died on 12/15/1778.
Dalton, Thomas Rutherford County Regiment 1780 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Adam Hampton and Col. Andrew Hampton. 1780, also a Private under Capt. John McClain and Lt. Col. James Miller.
Dalton, William Burke County Regiment 1779 1781 First in VA unit. 1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph McDowell and Col. Charles McDowell. Moved to Rutherford County. 1780, a Private under Capt. John McClain. 1781, a Private under Capt. James McDonald. Siege of Ninety-Six 1781 (SC).
Dalton, William Wilkes County Regiment 1781 1/17/1781, a known Private, Captain not named. Cowpens (SC).
Dameron, George Lincoln County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. Kings Mountain (SC).
Danagan, Thomas 2nd NC Regiment 1778 9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Ingles.
Dance, Etheldred Edgecombe County Regiment 1781 Was an Ensign in the NC Continental Line. 1781, a Private, unit unknown. Guilford Court House.
Daniel, Alexander Pitt County Regiment 1779 1779, a known Private under Capt. William Burney.
Daniel, Archibald NC State Legion 1781 1783 Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. William Hill and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition. Wounded at the skrimish known as the Brick House. 1782, a Private under Capt. William Collins and Col. Joseph Williams. 1782, also a Private under Capt. Alexander Jordan (Wilkes County Regiment). 1783, a Private under Capt Kilgore and Col. Joseph Williams. Brick House.
Daniel, Benjamin W. Randolph County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. William Cole, attached to Col. Thomas Wade (Anson County Regiment). Lived in Rowan County. Acted as Commissary for his company. Served another tour, Captain not named. Cole's Bridge #2.
Daniel, Edward Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Alexander Hunter and Lt. Col. James Martin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Daniel, Isham Chatham County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private, unit unknown. Lindley's Mill.
Daniel, Jeptha 4th NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. George Dougherty.  Discharged 5/26/1782.
Daniel, Job Craven County Regiment 1778 1783 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Rickerson Weeks, attached to Col. William Caswell (Dobbs County Regiment). In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley (1st NC Regiment) for 18 months. From Craven County, NC. aka Joab Daniels. R2645.
Daniel, John 5th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Corporal under Capt. Benjamin Stedman.  A Private in 1777.  Died on 11/30/1777.
Daniel, John Dobbs County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a known Private under Capt. Joseph Green and Col. Abraham Sheppard. 7/14/1780, received $300 bounty from Col. James Glasgow for enlisting/re-enlisting. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Daniel, John Hertford County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private, Captain not named, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). Moved to Dobbs County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Stephen Sasser, attached to Col. James Kenan (Duplin County Regiment).
Daniel, Joshua 7th NC Regiment 1777 A Musician under Capt. Henry Dawson.  Died in July 1777.
Daniel, Sion NC Light Dragoons 1777 A Private for 18 months, Captain unknown. Enlisted while attending school in Wake County, NC. Later in NC Militia for two tours, Captain(s) not named.  Home was Halifax County, NC. Brandywine Creek (PA).
Daniel, Simon 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/4/1780, a known Volunteer under Capt. Kenneth McKenzie and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Martin County.
Daniel, Starling 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Capt. Samuel Jarvis. From Halifax County.
Daniel, Swain 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/4/1780, a known draftee under Capt. Kenneth McKenzie and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Martin County.
Daniel, Thomas 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 A Private under Capt. Francis Child.  Deserted on 8/2/1778.
Daniel, Thomas Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jesse Cobb and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Daniel, Thomas Jr. Dobbs County Regiment 1777 7/26/1777, drafted under Capt. John Kennedy.
Daniels, Daniel Hyde County Regiment 1782 2/7/1782, a Private, unit unknown.
Daniels, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 4/12/1781, a Private under Capt. William Lytle.  Deserted on 6/1/1781.  aka John Daniel.
Dannell, Andrew Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Robert Bell and Lt. Col. James Martin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Danolson, Jesse 5th NC Regiment 1779 1783 6/5/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford.  Deserted on 5/27/1783 (?).
Darby, John 4th NC Regiment 1777 1777 5/15/1777, a Private under Capt. James Williams.  Dropped from the rolls in Sept. 1777.  aka John Darley.
Darnald, Anthony 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 4/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley.  Deserted in Oct. 1778.
Darnall, Joseph Surry County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Absalom Bostick and Col. Martin Armstrong. POW at the battle of Camden, SC (not in the actual battle), escaped. Served another tour, officers not named. Camden (SC).
Darnall, Ward Bute County Regiment 1779 3/1/1779, a known Private under Capt. Robert Temple and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies.
Darnall, William Tryon County Regiment 1777 Oct. 21 - Dec. 30, 1777, a known Private under Capt. Robert Porter and Col. William Graham.
Darnell, William  Franklin County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private and a Sergeant under Capt. Robert Temple and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies for nine months. 1780, a Private under Capt. Julius Alford and Col. Benjamin Exum in the newly-created 2nd NC Regiment of Militia. Wounded at the battle of Camden, SC. Camden (SC).
Darrach, John Bladen County Regiment 1775 1781 1775, a Private under Capt. Maturin Colville and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. 1776, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee and Col. John Alexander Lillington (Wilmington District Minutemen). 1776, also a Private under Capt. James Shipman and Lt. Col. Thomas Brown. 1780, a Private under Capt. Daniel Shipman, then Capt. James White, both under Col. Thomas Brown. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Haynes and Col. Thomas Owen. Born on 9/22/1757 in Bladen County, NC.
Darren, John 2nd NC Regiment 1777 6/28/1777, a Fifer, unit unknown.  9/9/1778, a known Fifer in the Colonel's Company (Col. John Patten) led by Capt. John Craddock.
Dartreck, William 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/8/1780, a Private under Capt. William Earl and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From the Edenton District.
Dasher, Christian 1st NC Regiment 1777 3/29/1777, a Private, unit unknown.  9/8/1778, a known Tailor under Capt. James Read, stationed at Lancaster, PA.
Dauge, Peter 10th NC Regiment 1777 5/7/1777, a Private under Capt. John Jarvis.  Dropped from the rolls in Sep. 1778.  From Currituck County, NC.  On the official rolls as Peter Doug.  aka Peter Daug, aka Peter Dang.  S41511.
Daughtra, Elijah Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Daughtra, Elisha Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Daughtry, Arthur Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Fellows and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Daughtry, Dempsey 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.  aka Dempsey Doughtry.
Daughtry, Jacob Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Joseph Green and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Daughtry, Thomas Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Joseph Green and Col. Abraham Sheppard. 5/19/1778, received a bounty for Militia service under Caswell. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Daughty, Jesse 10th NC Regiment 1778 1780 Aug. 1778, a Private under Capt. Andrew Vanoy.  Deserted on 1/8/1780.
Davant, Barnabas 2nd NC Regiment 1777 8/31/1777, a Private, unit unknown.  9/10/1778, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Armstrong.
Davenport, Asahel 7th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Corporal under Capt. Joseph Walker.  A Private in Oct. 1777.  Dropped from the rolls in Dec. 1777.
Davenport, Daniel 5th NC Regiment 1776 1776 A Private that served his six months as of 11/21/1776.  Unit unknown.
Davenport, Ephraim 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard for 12 months.  Discharged 5/2/1782.
Davenport, James 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/8/1780, a Private under Capt. William Earl and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From the Edenton District.
Davenport, William Craven County Regiment 1776 1779 1776, a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson and Col. Dawson. From Pitt County. 1776, also a Private under Adj. Hardy Bryan (Johnston County Regiment) and Col. John Simpson. 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Michael Quinn (3rd NC Regiment) for nine months. Discharged at Halifax, NC. Born on 6/15/1755 in Pitt County, NC. S2507.
Davenport, William Surry County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Thomas Poindexter and Col. Martin Armstrong. 1780-1781, a Private, unit(s) unknown. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Kings Mountain (SC), Haw River.
Davey, James 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 7/9/1781, a Private under Capt. William Lytle for 12 months.  Dropped from the rolls sometime during 1781.
Davidson, Emanuel 1st NC Regiment 1778 12/14/1778, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.
Davidson, James 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. William Armstrong.  Discharged on 4/21/1782.
Davidson, James 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/15/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Deserted in Aug. 1781.  Rejoined on 12/25/1781.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1782.  aka James Davison.
Davidson, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/25/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Discharged on 5/25/1782.
Davidson, John Burke County Regiment 1781 1782 1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Davidson and Col. Charles McDowell. 1782, a Private under Capt. Daniel Smith and Col. Joseph McDowell. Born on 2/15/1764 in Rowan County, NC. Cherokee Expedition 1782.
Davidson, Joseph 4th NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/26/1776, a Private under Capt. Roger Moore, then Capt. William Goodman for 2-1/2 years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark)(1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull.  Discharged on 11/10/1778 at White Plains, NY.  aka Joshua Davidson, Josh. Davison.  W4175. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Monmouth (NJ).
Davidson, Josiah Orange County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. George Hodge and Lt. Col. Robert Mebane (a Continental officer). Was a Wagoner, given a gun, and put into battle at Guilford Court House. Guilford Court House.
Davidson, Thomas 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1778 6/1/1778, a Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney).  Discharged on 10/1/1778.  From Hertford County, NC.
Davies, Andrew Burke County Regiment 1780 1781 First in SC unit. 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Martin, attached to Maj. Joseph Dickson (Lincoln County Regiment) first, then attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). Lived in Lincoln County. Born on 12/24/1756 at Waxhaws Settlement, SC. aka Andrew Davis. Guilford Court House.
Davies, Daniel 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 4/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Deserted on 5/17/1781.
Davies, John 4th NC Regiment 1777 1778 7/1/1777, a Private under Capt. William Goodman.  Deserted in Dec. 1777.  Rejoined in Aug. 1778.  Deserted again on 9/22/1778.
Davies, John L. Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 Was an Adjutant. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Brownfield and Col. Robert Irwin. Sep. 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Hart and Col. William Richardson Davie (NC State Cavalry-Western District). Early 1781, a Private under Capt. John Brownfield and Lt. Col. William Polk. Born in 1764. Rocky Mount (SC), Hanging Rock (SC).
Davies, Leonard 1st NC Regiment 1781 5/25/1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Deserted on 7/1/1781.  Apparently rejoined in Jan. 1782.  aka Leonard Davis.
Davis, Aaron 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 12/12/1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman for 12 months.  Discharged on 12/21/1782 at Ashley Hill, SC.  Enlisted at Elizabethtown in Bladen County, NC.  W6968.
Davis, Aaron 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard for nine months.
Davis, Aaron 5th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. John Pugh Williams.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.
Davis, Absalom Duplin County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Alexander Outlaw and Col. James Kenan. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Davis, Aquilla Caswell County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private in the New Levies for nine months under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer).
Davis, Archibald 1st NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Musician under Capt. Joshua Hadley.  A Private in Dec. 1782.
Davis, Archibald 6th NC Regiment 1778 A Private under Capt. Philip Taylor.  Dropped from the rolls in Feb. 1778.
Davis, Asa 2nd NC Regiment 1777 A Musician under Capt. Clement Hall.  A Private in June 1778.
Davis, Barley Dobbs County Regiment 1778 5/19/1778, received a bounty for Militia service under Caswell. Probably the same man as directly below (different sources).
Davis, Bartley 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months.
Davis, Benjamin 1st NC Regiment 1776 A Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman.
Davis, Benjamin 1st NC Regiment 1777 1778 Nov. 1777, a Private under Capt. Lawrence Thompson.  Discharged on 2/28/1778.
Davis, Benjamin 10th NC Regiment 1777 1782 5/2/1777, a Private under Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr. for three years. 9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Robert Fenner (2nd NC Regiment). From Chatham County, NC. 1782, a Private under Capt. Charles Gholson (Chatham County Regiment). W3783.
Davis, Benjamin Martin County Regiment 1779 On a 12/1/1779 list of volunteers, drafts.
Davis, Bud New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Davis, Burrel 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 6/20/1781, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Dropped from the rolls sometime during 1781.
Davis, Burwell Bute County Regiment 1778 1781 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Britton Harris and Col. Thomas Eaton. 1779, in Warren County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Alston, attached to Col. Charles Rust Eaton (Granville County Regiment). Born on 8/14/1756 in Granville (what became Bute then Warren) County, NC. Briar Creek (GA).
Davis, Cage 10th NC Regiment 1777 10/1/1777, a Private under Capt. James Wilson for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. John Baptiste Ashe) (1st NC Regiment) - sick in camp on that date.  aka Case Davis.
Davis, Charles Surry County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Richard Goode and Col. Joseph Williams. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Halbert, then under Capt. Samuel Hampton, both under Col. Joseph Williams. 1781, a Private under Capt. Henry Smith and Col. Joseph Williams. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Asa Brashears (Guilford County Regiment). Also served under a Capt. Bostick and Capt. William Meredith, dates not given. Born on 2/18/1752 in Augusta County, VA. Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River, Colson's Mill.
Davis, Cyrus 6th NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/29/1776, a Corporal under Capt. William Glover, then Capt. Thomas Donoho for 2-1/2 years.  A Private in June 1778.  Discharged on 9/9/1778.  Wounded at the battle of Germantown (PA).  Enlisted in Granville County, NC.  S41500. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Monmouth (NJ).
Davis, David 7th NC Regiment 1777 1777 1/15/1777, a Private under Capt. John Poynter.  Deserted in Aug. 1777.  aka David Dairs.
Davis, David Dobbs County Regiment 1778 5/19/1778, received a bounty for Militia service under Caswell.
Davis, David Mecklenburg County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Smith and Col. Caleb Phifer. Probably also served earlier, unit(s) and dates not provided.
Davis, Devotion 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. Alexander Whitehall and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Currituck County.
Davis, Edward Bladen County Regiment 1779 1782 1779-1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph Wood and Col. Thomas Brown, then attached to Col. John Hinton, Jr. (Wake County Regiment). POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, paroled. 12/12/1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones (3rd NC Regiment) for 12 months. From what is now Columbus County, NC. Discharged on 12/12/1782 (1st NC Regiment) in Brunswick County, NC. Born on 7/28/1760 in Bladen Count, NC. S8284. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Davis, Elisha 10th NC Regiment 1778 5/31/1777, a Sergeant under Capt. Dempsey Gregory.  A Private in June 1778.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Howell Tatum (1st NC Regiment).
Davis, Elisha New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Davis, Francis New Hanover County Regiment 1780 1781 First in SC units. 1780, a Private under Capt. William Wright, Lt. Col. Thomas Bloodworth, and Col. Henry Young. 1781, a Private under Capt. Charles Ward and Col. James Kenan (Duplin County Regiment). Born in 1756 in Georgetown District, SC.
Davis, Frederick 2nd NC Regiment 1776 1780 12/12/1776, a Private under Capt. James Gee for three years.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Ingles.  Discharged on 1/31/1780.
Davis, Frederick Orange County Regiment 1776 8/20/1776, served under Capt. William Murray, detached to support march against hostile indians led by Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Forced to turn back due to the lack of wagons and pack horses.
Davis, George Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James Ligert, Capt. John Brownfield, and a Capt. Parks. 1781, a Private under Capt. Robert McKnight. Served almost continuously from May 1780 to December 1781.
Davis, Granville 1st NC Regiment 1778 4/28/1776, a Sergeant under Capt. Philip Taylor for 2-1/2 years.  A Private in Aug. 1778.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  Dropped from the rolls in Sept. 1778.
Davis, Henry Caswell County Regiment 1778 1781 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Matthew DeWitt, attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). 1779, a Private under Capt. William White and Col. James Saunders. 1780, a Private under Capt. George Oldham and Lt. Col. Adam Saunders, attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. John Oldham and Col. William Moore. Born on 2/28/1760. Briar Creek (GA), Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC), Guilford Court House.
Davis, Hugh 4th NC Regiment 1777 1779 6/10/1777, a Private under Capt. William Temple Coles for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  Deserted on 12/7/1779.
Davis, James 1st NC Regiment 1776 1778 A Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman.  Discharged on 5/28/1778.
Davis, James 1st NC Regiment 1777 6/15/1777, a Private under Capt. Lawrence Thompson for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Fifer under Maj. John Baptiste Ashe.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war in the same unit.
Davis, James 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 6/6/1781, a Private under Capt. William Lytle.  Discharged on 6/6/1782.  aka Joseph Davis.
Davis, James 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1779 7/1/1779, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  Deserted on 10/19/1779.
Davis, James Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jacob Johnston and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Volunteered under Capt. William Ormond in 1780-1781. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Davis, James Surry County Regiment 1778 1781 1778, a Private under Capt. John Colbert. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Henderson (Granville County Regiment). Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Hill and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements. Born in August of 1753 in Augusta County, VA.
Davis, James Wilkes County Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. John Kees, then a Capt. Smith, dates unknown. 1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Gordon, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). 1782, a Private under Capt. Pendleton Isbell and Col. Elijah Isaacs. Born in 1761 in Farquhar County, VA. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Davis, Jesse Franklin County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Wells Milner, then under Capt. William Rush, both under Col. Benjamin Seawell. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Swan Trouton and Maj./Col. Joel Lewis in the NC State Regiment (State Troops). Born on 3/14/1766 in Bute County, NC.
Davis, Joel Johnston County Regiment 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. Edmund Griffin, attached to Col. James Allen (Halifax County Regiment). Marched to Charleston, SC, learned of the town's surrender, turned around. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Philip Thomas. 1781, a Private under Capt. Asa Bryan and Col. James Read in the NC Light Horse Regiment. 6/12/1781, a Private under Capt. George Dougherty (4th NC Regiment). Discharged 7/3/1782. Oct. 1782, a Private under Capt. Robert Gillespie and Col. Joel Lewis (NC State Regiment) for three months. Born on 10/1/1763 in Granville (what is now Wake) County, NC. W351. Hobkirk's Hill (SC), Eutaw Springs (SC).
Davis, John 1st NC Regiment 1777 7/1/1777, a Private, unit unknown.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull.
Davis, John 1st NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley for 18 months.
Davis, John 2nd NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Edward Vail, Jr.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. John Patten) led by Capt. John Craddock.
Davis, John 3rd NC Regiment 1779 6/30/1779, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard and Capt. John Daves for the duration of the war.  From Johnston County, NC.  W19156.  
Davis, John 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1782 10/3/1781, a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones.  A Corporal in Apr. 1782.  Discharged 10/1/1782 (1st NC Regiment).
Davis, John 10th NC Regiment 1778 1778 Jan. 1778, a Private, unit unknown.  Died in May 1778.
Davis, John 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/8/1780, a Private under Capt. William Earl and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From the Edenton District.
Davis, John 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/4/1780, a known Volunteer under Capt. Kenneth McKenzie and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Martin County.
Davis, John Caswell County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown.
Davis, John Craven County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private, unit unknown. POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC.  Whipped to death while aboard a British prison ship. Siege of Charleston (SC).
Davis, John Edgecombe County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under a Capt. Baker. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Jones (Wake County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Joseph Sessions (Wayne County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. William Hall (Nash County Regiment). Rockfish Creek.
Davis, John Guilford County Regiment 1781 8/20/1781, a Private under Capt. Richard Vernon and Col. John Peasley to go after delinquents and deserters.
Davis, John Hillsborough District Minutemen 1775 1781 1775-1776, a Private under Capt. John Walker, Maj. James Moore, and Col. James Thackston. From Orange County. 1777, in Caswell County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Josiah Cole, then under Capt. Adam Sanders, both under Col. William Moore. Born on 9/25/1756 in Prince George County, MD. Guilford Court House.
Davis, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James Osborn, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, paroled. 1781, a Private under Maj. James White and Col. Caleb Phifer. Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt./Maj. John Carruth and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC), Brick House.
Davis, John New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. John Vance and Col. Richard Caswell. From Craven County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Davis, Jonathan Caswell County Regiment 1778 1780 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. David Roberts, attached to Lt. Col. Thornton Yancey (Granville County Regiment). In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. 1780, a Private under Lt. Robert Park and Capt. George Oldham, attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). He claims this unit was too late for the battle of Camden, SC, but most of his fellow soldiers said they did arrive in time. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Davis, Jonathan Rowan County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. James Smith and Col. Francis Locke. 1780, a Private, unit(s) unknown. Killed at the battle of Kings Mountain, SC on 10/7/1780. Camden (SC), Kings Mountain (SC).
Davis, Jonathan Surry County Regiment 1780 8/16/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. Wounded/POW at the battle of Camden, SC. Camden (SC).
Davis, Joseph 1st NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley for 18 months.  Enlisted while living in Burke County, NC.  R2717.
Davis, Joseph 1st NC Regiment 1782 8/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley for 18 months.  Enlisted while living in Rowan County, NC.  Claims his true name was Joseph Nothern, reason unexplained.  S7274.
Davis, Joseph P. NC Light Dragoons 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. John Taylor and Col. Francois DeMalmedy. From Granville County. Ramsey's Mill, Stewart's Creek #1.
Davis, Joser Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. John Sheppard and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Davis, Joshua 1779 6/10/1779, a Private, regiment and unit unknown.
Davis, Joshua Rowan County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Richmond Pearson. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Jesse Knighton (Rutherford County Regiment). 1780, also a Private under Capt. Joseph Sharpe. All service under Col. Francis Locke. Born in 1762 in Baltimore County, MD. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Davis, Josiah 2nd NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/25/1776, a Private, unit unknown.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. John Patten) led by Capt. John Craddock.  Discharged on 10/30/1778.
Davis, Josiah Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jacob Johnston and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Davis, Josiah Northampton County Regiment 1778 1781 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Joel Sherrod, attached to Col. Jonas Johnston (Edgecombe County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Moxry (Halifax County Regiment), attached to Lt. Col. William Thomas Linton (Nash County Regiment). Born on 10/11/1760 in Northampton County, NC.
Davis, Lee 1779 Sep. 1779, a Private, regiment and unit unknown.
Davis, Meshack Rowan County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Elijah Lyons and Col. Francis Locke. Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. Jesse Knighton and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition. Cherokee Expedition 1776, Brick House.
Davis, Micajah 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 1776, a Fifer and a Drummer - unit and regiment unknown.  5/5/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Promoted to ? on 1/8/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).  Discharged on 4/23/1782.  From what is now Franklin County, then Bute County. Brandywine Creek (PA), Monmouth (NJ), Guilford Court House, Eutaw Springs (SC).
Davis, Nathaniel Sullivan County Regiment 1780 First in VA unit. 1780, a Private under Capt. George Maxwell and Col. Isaac Shelby. Born on 7/4/1753 in Augusta County, VA. Kings Mountain (SC).
Davis, Reuben 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. Alexander Whitehall and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Currituck County.
Davis, Richard 10th NC Regiment 1777 1781 5/15/1777, a Private under Capt. James Wilson for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. John Baptiste Ashe)(1st NC Regiment).  POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, held 14 months, exchanged at Jamestown, VA.  S41502. Monmouth (NJ), Siege of Charleston (SC).
Davis, Richard 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/8/1780, a Private under Capt. William Earl and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From the Edenton District.
Davis, Robert 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 August 1781, a Private under Capt. Elijah Moore for 18 months, marched to SC and placed under Capt. Alexander Brevard (3rd NC Regiment), then under Capt. Joseph T. Rhodes (4th NC Regiment).  Lived in Caswell County when he joined.  Furloughed in July 1782 at James Island, SC to escort the sick home.  R2744.
Davis, Sampson Bladen County Regiment 1777 1780 1777, a Private under Capt. William Ellis, then under Capt. William Handing, both under Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. 1780, a Private under Capt. James White and Lt. Col. James Richardson. Born on 3/12/1755 in Edgecombe County, NC.
Davis, Samuel 3rd NC Regiment 1776 1778 April 1776, a Private under Capt. Jacob Turner for 2-1/2 years.  10/5/1777, served under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Williams (2nd NC Regiment).  Discharged in Oct. 1778 at Frederickstown, NY.  Later in SC Militia.  Born in Sep. 1757 in Craven County, NC.  Enlisted while living in Bute County.  S39406.
Davis, Samuel 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1779 7/20/1778, a Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley. 4/23/1779, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Capt. George "Gee" Bradley. Living in Northampton County when he enlisted. Moved to Pitt County.  Later, lived in Jones County, NC. Discharged in April 1779. 1780, a Private under Capt. Joshua Davis (Dobbs County Regiment).   S8285.
Davis, Samuel 6th NC Regiment 1776 1777 4/29/1776, a Musician under Capt. Archibald Lytle, then under Capt. Thomas White.  A Corporal in Nov. 1777.  Dropped from the rolls in Jan. 1778.  Enlisted while living in Orange County, NC.  Discharged at Halifax, NC.  W4938. Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA).
Davis, Samuel Rowan County Regiment 1779 1779, a Drum Major under Capt. Richard Graham, attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment).
Davis, Samuel Washington County Regiment 1780 First in VA units. 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph Black and Col. John Sevier. Born on 12/25/1755 in Augusta County, VA.
Davis, Snead Wilkes County Regiment 1780 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Richard Allen, then under Capt. Thomas Biecknell, both under Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1780, also in a SC unit. 1781, in a GA unit. Born on 8/31/1752 in Prince Edward County, VA. Kings Mountain (SC).
Davis, Stephen 1st NC Regiment 1779 Jan. 1779, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.
Davis, Stephen 3rd NC Regiment 1779 A Private under Capt. Michael Quinn.
Davis, Swain Craven County Regiment 1780 8/16/1780, a Private, unit unknown. POW at the battle of Camden, SC. Camden (SC).
Davis, Thomas 1779 1779 Sep. 1779, a Private, regiment and unit unknown.  Deserted in Sep. 1779.
Davis, Thomas 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 7/6/1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Discharged on 7/7/1782.
Davis, Thomas 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1778 A Sergeant under Capt. Clement Hall.  A Sergeant Major in Nov. 1777.  A Private in Feb. 1778.  Back to Sergeant in Nov. 1778.
Davis, Thomas 3rd NC Regiment 1781 1783 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall.  Deserted on 4/1/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).  Rejoined in Dec. 1782.  Deserted again on 1/15/1783 (?).
Davis, Thomas 3rd NC Regiment 1782 1782 2/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones.  Deserted on 4/1/1782.
Davis, Thomas Hertford County Regiment 1778 1781 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. James Harris, attached to Col. John Pugh Williams (Bertie County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Joseph Yates, attached to Col. Thomas Harvey (Perquimans County Regiment). Briar Creek (GA).
Davis, Thomas Wilkes County Regiment 1781 First in SC unit. 1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Gordon, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Eutaw Springs (SC).
Davis, William 1st NC Regiment 1776 1776, a known Private under Capt. John Walker. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Davis, William 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1779 11/7/1776, a Corporal under Capt. Clement Hall.  A Private in June 1778.  Back to Corporal on 4/1/1779.
Davis, William 3rd NC Regiment 1782 3/1/1782, a Private under Capt. Samuel Jones for 12 months.
Davis, William 6th NC Regiment 1777 1779 A Private under Capt. Thomas White.  Deserted in May 1778.  Joined the 5th NC Regiment - discharged in Apr. 1779.
Davis, William Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. John Sheppard and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Davis, William Lincoln County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. James Lytle, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). From Wilkes County. Born on 3/10/1761 in Surry (what became Wilkes) County, NC. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Davis, William NC Light Dragoons 1780 1781 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. John Henderson and Col. Francois DeMalmedy. From Granville County. Born on 2/17/1752 in Richmond County, VA. Ramsey's Mill.
Davis, William Wilkes County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Pleasant Henderson and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. Guarded the NC/VA Line Surveyors. Early 1780, a Sergeant, then back to Private. 1780, a Private under Capt. Joel Lewis (Surry County Regiment), attached to Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Richard Allen and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Beverly (Surry County Regiment), attached to Col. Benjamin Herndon. Born in 1761 in eastern VA. Kings Mountain (SC).
Davis, Wyllis 5th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. John Pugh Williams.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.
Davis, Zachariah 2nd NC Regiment 1776 11/3/1776, a Private under Capt. William Fenner.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney).  aka Zachary Davis.
Davison, James Hyde County Regiment 1782 2/7/1782, a Private, unit unknown.
Dawby, I. William 1st NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Peter Bacot for 18 months.  aka I. William Dawky.
Dawkins, John Richmond County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. John Speed and Col. Charles Medlock.
Dawley, David 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1779 4/29/1777, a Corporal under Capt. Armwell Herron.  A Private in June 1778 under Capt. Robert Fenner (2nd NC Regiment).  Back to Corporal in Nov. 1779.
Dawling, Benjamin New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Lt. Levi Gill and Col. Richard Caswell. From Craven County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dawling, Edward New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Lt. Levi Gill and Col. Richard Caswell. From Craven County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dawson, John 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard for 12 months.  Discharged on 5/25/1782.
Dawson, Matthew 2nd NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall.  Transferred to the "Invalids Regiment" on 1/1/1779.
Dawson, Solomon Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dawson, William Cumberland County Regiment 1778 1779 First in SC unit. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Nathaniel King and Col. Philip Alston, then attached to Col. Jonas Johnston (Edgecombe County Regiment). Then, in a GA unit. Briar Creek (GA), Stono Ferry (SC).
Dawtry, Jacob 3rd NC Regiment 1779 A Private under Capt. Michael Quinn.
Dawtry, Lewis 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months.
Dawtry, Thomas 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months.
Day, Francis Granville County Regiment 1778 1778, a Private under Capt. William Gill and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). From Caswell County.
Day, James Lincoln County Regiment 1780 8/16/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. Wounded/POW at the battle of Camden, SC. Camden (SC).
Day, John 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. John Armstrong.  Died on 1/14/1778.
Day, Philip Caswell County Regiment 1778 1781 1778, a Private under Capt. William White and Col. James Saunders. 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Spillsby Coleman, attached to Lt. Col. Thomas Farmer (Orange County Regiment). Born on 4/16/1762 in Orange (what became Person) County, NC. Cowan's Ford, Tarrant's Tavern.
Deacon, James NC Light Dragoons 1777 1777 Oct.-Dec. 1777, a known Private under Capt. Martin Phifer. May have served longer.
Deal, Isaac 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1779 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall.  Deserted on 1/1/1779.
Deal, John 1st NC Regiment 1782 1782, a Private under Capt. Peter Bacot for 18 months.
Deal, Reuben 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. James Martin.  Died on 4/28/1778.
Deal, William 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall.  Died on 3/5/1778.
Dean, Abraham 1st NC Regiment 1782 Jan. 1782, a Private under Capt. William Armstrong.
Dean, Abraham 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Capt. Samuel Jarvis. From Halifax County.
Dean, Benjamin 5th NC Regiment 1777 4/2/1777, a Private under Capt. John Enloe.
Dean, John 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Michael Quinn for nine months.
Dean, Moses 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/15/1781, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Wounded at the battle of Eutaw Springs (SC).  Discharged on 2/1/1782.  From Beaufort County, NC.  W4664. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Dean, Philip 2nd NC Regiment 1779 Jan. 1779, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman. From Warren County, NC.  W19165.
Dean, Philip 10th NC Regiment 1777 1779 5/18/1777, a Private under Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr.  Deserted in Sep. 1779.
Dean, Philip Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jesse Cobb and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Probably the same man as directly above (different sources). Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dean, Richard 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1779 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. John Baker for nine months.  Discharged at Halifax, NC.  S38658.
Dean, Richard Dobbs County Regiment 1775 1781 1775-1776, a Private under Capt. Jesse Cobb and Col. Abraham Sheppard. 1778, in SC unit. 1781, back in NC. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Bryan and Col. John Smith (Johnston County Regiment). Born on 4/1/1759 in Dobbs (what became Lenoir) County, NC. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dean, Robert 1st NC Regiment 1782 1782 9/1/1782, a Private under Capt. William Walton.  Died on 11/11/1782.
Dean, Robert Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jesse Cobb and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dean, Sterling 10th NC Regiment 1777 7/5/1777, a Private under Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted under Capt. Thomas Armstrong (2nd NC Regiment).   POW at Ft. Lafayette, NY on 6/1/1779. Rejoined in Nov. 1779. Ft. Lafayette (NY).
Deans, Solomon Bertie County Regiment 1780 4/8/1780, a Private under Capt. William Ashburn.
Deathridge, George Guilford County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Richard Vernon and Col. John Peasley. 
DeBerry, Absalom Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
DeBerry, Solomon 3rd NC Regiment 1779 7/20/1778, a Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley.  4/23/1779, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. William Lee Davidson) led by Capt. George "Gee" Bradley.
Debow, Frederick 1st NC Regiment 1777 Spring of 1777, a Wagon Master under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Also had a commission as Commissary.  From Caswell County, NC.  Also in NC Militia.  W7005.
Debush, Jacob 2nd NC Regiment 1781 4/15/1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman for 12 months.  aka Jacob Debusk.
Deck, John Lincoln County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. James Lytle, attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). Born on 3/15/1765 in Tryon (what became Lincoln) County, NC.
Decourcy, William Rowan County Regiment 1776 1779 1776, a Private under Capt. Samuel Reid and Col. Francis Locke. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Jacob Nichols and Col. Francis Locke. Born on 5/24/1756 in Baltimore County, MD. aka William Decoursey. Briar Creek (GA).
Dedmon, Mark Rowan County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Elijah Lyons and Col. Francis Locke. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Jesse Knighton (Rutherford County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. William Wilson, attached to Maj. Joseph McDowell (Burke County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Douglas Hayden. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Jesse Knighton (Rutherford County Regiment). Born on 8/15/1758  in Baltimore County, MD. Cowpens (SC).
Dedrick, Jacob 1st NC Regiment 1782 8/27/1782, a Private under Capt. Joshua Hadley for 12 months.
Dedrick, Jacob 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 A Private under Capt. Reading Blount.  Dec. 1779, joined Pulaski's Legion.
Deel, William 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. Alexander Whitehall and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Currituck County.
DeEll, William 1779 1779 5/1/1779, a Private, regiment and unit unknown.  Dropped from the rolls in Nov. 1779.
Dees, Hardy Duplin County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. Two pay vouchers. Born c. 1745.
Dees, Joel Johnston County Regiment Probably served, but his account is so confusing it sounds unbelieveable. His pension was rejected as a result. Born on 4/14/1749 in Johnston County, NC.
Defnall, David 10th NC Regiment 1777 1782 4/21/1777, a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson for three years.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney - 2nd NC Regiment) under Capt. Charles Stewart.  On official records as David Defnel.  S37887. Siege of Charleston (SC).
Defnel, William 2nd NC Regiment 1778 5/21/1777, a Corporal under Capt. Silas Stevenson.  A Private in June 1778 in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney - 2nd NC Regiment).
Degnum, Thomas 1st NC Regiment 1778 9/8/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull.
Dego, Ere 1779 Jan. 1779, a Private, unit unknown.
Delaney, Atichl. (?) 8th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Sergeant under Capt. John Walsh.  A Private in Nov. 1778.
Delaney, John 8th NC Regiment 1777 4/1/1777, a Private under Capt. John Walsh.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Clement Hall (2nd NC Regiment).  3/12/1779, re-enlisted under Capt. Clement Hall.  POW at Ft. Lafayette, NY on 6/1/1779.  Rejoined in Nov. 1779. Ft. Lafayette (NY).
Delaney, Michael 2nd NC Regiment 1778 9/9/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney).
Delany, Michael 4th NC Regiment 1779 1779 Feb. 1779, a Private under Capt. George Dougherty.  Deserted on 4/10/1779.
Delerase, Peter 1779 1779 Sep. 1779, a Private, regiment and unit unknown.  Deserted in Sep. 1779.
Delidge, Peter 1779 Jan. 1779, a Private, regiment and unit unknown.
Dellinger, Henry Lincoln County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. From what is now Catawba County.
Dellinger, John Philip Tryon County Regiment 1776 1776 1776, a Private, unit unknown. 1776, also an Ensign and a Captain. From what would become Lincoln County.
Delong, Francis 7th NC Regiment 1777 1780 9/13/1777, a Musician (Fifer) under Capt. Henry "Hal" Dixon then under Capt. Joseph Walker for three years.  May 1778, a Musician under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war in the same unit.  POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC for nine months.  From Pasquotank County, NC.  aka Francis Dellong.  S34741. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Delyard, Humphrey Anson County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Wade. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Demeritt, Aaron Martin County Regiment 1779 On a 12/1/1779 list of volunteers, drafts.
Dempsey, Hezekiah 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  Deserted on 8/30/1778.
Dempsey, John 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Thomas Hogg.  Deserted the next day on 7/21/1778.
Dempsey, Luke 3rd NC Regiment 1781 Confined 41 nights for desertion and "found in the arms of the enemy" during July 1781.
Dempsey, Squire 5th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. John Pugh Williams.  Died on 3/17/1778.
Dempsey, William 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. John Baker for nine months.  Deserted on 8/30/1778.
Demry, Allen 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/12/1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Discharged on 5/25/1782.
Demry, Jehu 1st NC Regiment 1782 1/20/1782, a Private under Capt. James Mills. 2/6/1782, in 4th NC Regiment.  aka John Demry.
Denan, John 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private, unit unknown. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Denham, David Guilford County Regiment 1778 1780 1778, a Private under Capt. John Leak and Col. James Martin. Moved to Washington County. 1779, a Private under Capt. Valentine Sevier, Jr. and Col. John Sevier. 1780, a Private under Capt. Elijah Witt and Col. John Sevier. Served three tours under Capt. Witt thru 1783. Due to an injury, was not in the battle of Kings Mountain, SC. Brother of Harden. Chickamauga Towns (TN).
Denham, Harden Washington County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. George Russell. 1780, a Private under Capt. Thomas Burk, then under Capt. Samuel Williams. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Hardeman. All service under Col. John Sevier. Born in 1760 in Hanover County, VA. Brother of David. aka Heardin Denham.
Dennis, Abner 6th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Daniel Williams.  Died in Sep. 1778.
Dennis, Hezekiah 5th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Simon Alderson.  Died on 1/12/1778.
Dennis, John 8th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Francis Tartanson.  Went home on 11/25/1777.
Dennis, Robert 1st NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Henry "Hal" Dixon.  1777, in 9th NC Regiment under Capt. Richard D. Cook.  Died on 3/6/1778.
Dennis, William 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 A Private under Capt. Reading Blount.  Died 9/1/1779.
Dennis, William 6th NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/16/1776, a Private under Lt./Capt. Daniel Williams for 2-1/2 years.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged on 11/10/1778.
Denny, Abraham 10th NC Regiment 1777 5/5/1777, a Private under Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr. for three years.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney) (2nd NC Regiment).  From Dobbs County, now Greene County, NC.  R2882.
Denny, David 10th NC Regiment 1777 5/18/1777, a Private under Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr.
Denny, Elijah Wilkes County Regiment 1779 1782 1779, a Private under Capt. Richard Allen and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1780, a Private under Capt. John George Lowman (Anson County Regiment), attached to Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, paroled, exchanged after 12 months. 1781, a Private under Capt. Charles Gordon and Maj./Col. Joel Lewis in the NC State Regiment (State Troops) for 12 months, discharged on 10/25/1782. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Denny, John Guilford County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Jonas Frost and Col. James Martin. 1780, a Private under Capt. Andrew Wilson and Col. John Peasley. 1781, a Private under Capt. Peter O'Neal and Col. John Peasley. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Robert Bell and Col. Francois DeMalmedy in the NC Light Dragoons. Born in 1758 in Ireland. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Denny, Joseph Guilford County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Jonas Frost and Col. James Martin. 1780, a Private under Capt. Andrew Wilson and Col. John Peasley. 1781, a Private under Capt. Peter O'Neal and Col. John Peasley. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Robert Bell and Col. Francois DeMalmedy in the NC Light Dragoons. Born in Ireland. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Denny, Lazarus Surry County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Shepherd and Lt. Col. Joseph Williams. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Denson, John Edgecombe County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Lt. Col. John Eaton, Captain not named. Then in VA unit. Then a Marine. Born in 1760 in Southampton County, VA. Guilford Court House.
Denson, William 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 A Private under Capt. Reading Blount.  Died 9/1/1779.
Denson, Willis Bute County Regiment 1779 3/1/1779, a known Private under Capt. Robert Temple and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies.
Depriest, William Washington County Regiment 1778 1780 1778, a Private under Capt. Joseph Martin and Col. Evan Shelby, Sr. 1779, a Private under Capt. James Shelby and Col. Evan Shelby, Sr. 1780, a Private under Capt. Jesse Bean and Col. John Sevier. 1781, in SC unit. Chickamauga Towns (TN), Kings Mountain (SC).
Derryberry, Andrew Burke County Regiment 1781 1783 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Kennedy and Col. Charles McDowell. 1782, a Private under Capt. Peter Bacot (1st NC Regiment) for 18 months. aka Andrew Deberry, Andrew Devreberry. W10312.
Derrum, Nathaniel 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 6/20/1776, a Private under Capt. John Nelson for three years.  Discharged on 6/20/1779.
Desern, Frederick 6th NC Regiment 1776 1780 July 1776, a Private under Lt./Capt. George Dougherty, then under Capt. Francis Child.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged on 1/20/1780.  From Surry County, NC.  S38660. Monmouth (NJ), Stony Point (NY).
Deshung, Lewis Orange County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. From what is now Durham County.
Desmond, Jeremiah Dobbs County Regiment 1780 5/26/1780, a known Private under Capt. Matthias Harvey.
DeVane, James Wilmington District Minutemen 1775 1780 1775-1776, a Private under Capt. John DeVane (his father) and Col. John Alexander Lillington. From New Hanover County. 1777, a Private under Capt. Thomas DeVane and Col. Anthony Ward. 1780, a Captain. Born on 8/1/1757 in New Hanover County, NC. Moore's Creek Bridge.
DeVane, John Jr. Wilmington District Minutemen 1775 1781 1775-1776, a Private under Capt. John DeVane (his father) and Col. John Alexander Lillington. From New Hanover County. 1776, a Private under Capt. Thomas DeVane and Col. Thomas Brown in the newly-created 1st Battalion of Militia. Unit disbanded on 8/13/1776. 1778, a Lieutenant. Back to Private in 1781. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Wright and Col. Henry Young. June 1781, a Captain. James DeVane was his brother. Born on 12/25/1755. Moore's Creek Bridge.
DeVane, Thomas New Hanover County Regiment 1781 Was an Ensign. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Wright and Col. Henry Young.
Devaney, Jenkins Bute County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. William Green and Col. Thomas Eaton.
Devor, John Duplin County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Taylor and Col. James Kenan. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dew, John 10th NC Regiment 1777 5/13/1777, a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Selby Harney) (2nd NC Regiment).
Dew, Seth Bladen County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. James Council and Col. Thomas Robeson, Jr. aka Seth Due. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dew, William 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/4/1780, a known Volunteer under Capt. Kenneth McKenzie and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Martin County.
Deweese, Samuel Caswell County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private in the New Levies for nine months under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer).
Dewise, Hezekiah 1st NC Regiment 1778 1782 June 1778, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  From Halifax County, VA, living in Guilford County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Barnett and Col. James Martin (Guilford County Regiment). 1781, back under Capt. Tilghman Dixon (now in the 2nd NC Regiment). Born in 1750 in DE. aka Hezekiah Deweese, Hezekiah Dewese. Guilford Court House.
Diall, Daniel Surry County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. John Litten Jones, then Capt. Micajah Lewis, both under Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies for nine months. Then in SC units.
Diall, Jacob Rowan County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Richard Graham and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. From Mecklenburg County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Henry Fullenwider and Col. William Lee Davidson. 1781, a Private under Capt. Frederick Kremminger (Rowan County Regiment), attached to Col. Caleb Phifer (Mecklenburg County Regiment). aka Jacob Deal.
Diamond, Daniel Dobbs County Regiment 1780 11/4/1780, drafted, unit unknown.
Diamond, James Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Robert Bell and Lt. Col. James Martin. aka James Dimond. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Diamond, John Dobbs County Regiment 1781 Feb. 1781, a known Private under Capt. Hodges.
Dickens, Edmund New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. John Vance and Col. Richard Caswell. From Craven County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dickens, Edward New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Lt. Levi Gill and Col. Richard Caswell. From Craven County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dickens, James Randolph County Regiment 1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston. aka James Dukins.
Dickens, Thomas 1st NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. Peter Bacot for 18 months.  aka Thomas Dickons.  S41509.
Dickens, William 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Halifax County.  aka William Dickson.
Dickens, William Halifax County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. William Jarvis, then under Capt. Joel Sherrod (Northampton County Regiment), both attached to Col. Jonas Johnston (Edgecombe County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Horne and Col. Whitmell Hill (Martin County Regiment). Born in Northampton County, NC. Stono Ferry (SC). 
Dickeson, Isham Anson County Regiment 1781 1782 1781, a Private under Capt. John Brackin, then under a Capt. Hancock, both under Col. Thomas Wade. 1782, in a SC unit. Born on 12/21/1764 in Amelia County, VA.
Dickey, Anthony Tryon County Regiment 1777 1781 First in GA units. 1777, a Private under Capt. James McFadden and Lt. Col. Andrew Hampton. 1779, in Rutherford County. 1781, a Private under Capt. John McClain. Born on 11/29/1745 in Chester County, PA. Siege of Ninety-Six 1781 (SC).
Dickey, David Rowan County Regiment 1778 1781 1778, a Guard at the Salisbury Jail. 1780, a Private under Capt. James Byers (Mecklenburg County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Abel Armstrong. 1782, in VA units. Born in 1747 in Augusta County, VA.
Dickey, David Rutherford County Regiment 1780 10/7/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. Was escorting Col. William Graham home on the eve before Kings Mountain, heard guns, raced to arrive at the battle in time. Graham's Fort, Kings Mountain (SC).
Dickey, Ebenezer Rowan County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Reid and Col. Francis Locke. 1780, also a Private under Capt. John Bickerstaff and Lt. Col. Hugh Brevard (Burke County Regiment). Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. Richard Simmons and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition. Born in November of 1761 in PA. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC), Raft Swamp.
Dickings, James 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/25/1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  Discharged 5/25/1782.
Dickinson, George 1st NC Regiment 1777 1779 8/8/1777, a Private under Capt. James Read.  9/8/1778, in same unit.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war in the same unit.  Deserted on 5/11/1779.  aka George Dickenson.
Dickinson, Henry 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Thomas Evans for 18 months.
Dickinson, William 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard.  Deserted four days later on 7/24/1778.
Dickison, Nathaniel Surry County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph Cloud. 1781, a Lieutenant.
Dickson, Jesse Richmond County Regiment 1781 1781 First in SC unit. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Speed, attached to Col. Thomas Wade (Anson County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Daniel Sneed and Col. Thomas Wade (Anson County Regiment). Beatti's Bridge.
Dickson, Joel 6th NC Regiment 1777 1783 6/2/1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Pike for three years.  10/11/1777, a Private under Capt. Francis Child.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).  POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC - never exchanged.  On the official rolls as Joel Dixon.  From Carteret County, NC.  S41508. Monmouth (NJ), Siege of Charleston (SC).
Dickson, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 10/3/1780, a known Private under Capt. James Thompson. Battle of the Bees.
Dickson, John Tryon County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. John Barber and Col. Charles McLean. 1779, in Lincoln County. 1779, a Private under Capt. John Barber and Col. William Graham. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Lytle. Born on 12/25/1756 in Ireland. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Dickson, Joseph 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/2/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee for 12 months.  Wounded at the battle of Eutaw Springs, SC.  Transferred to VA Continental Line in 1782.  From Lincoln County, NC.  On the official rolls as Joseph Dixon.  S41505. Siege of Ninety-Six 1781 (SC), Eutaw Springs (SC).
Dickson, Thomas Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 10/3/1780, a known Private under Capt. James Thompson. Battle of the Bees.
Dickson, William Orange County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. James Thompson, attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). Camden (SC).
Dickson, William Pitt County Regiment 1780 Aug.-Nov. 1780, a known Private under Capt. John Hodges.  aka William Dixson, William Dixon.
Diffee, John A Private, unit and dates unknown.
Diggins, Edmund 5th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. William Caswell.  Deserted in Nov. 1777.  aka Edward Diggins.
Dignam, Thomas 4th NC Regiment 1778 A Private under Capt. James Williams, dates unknown.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark)(1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull - sick at Valley Forge on that date.  Discharged on 11/10/1778.  aka Thomas Digman.
Dikes, Isom 1st NC Regiment 1777 1777, a Private under Capt. Robert Ralston.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Sumner.  aka Isom Dyches, Isham Dikes.
Dikons, Edward 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1780 6/2/1779, a Private under Capt. Michael Quinn.  A Corporal in 1780.
Dilday, Amos 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Jethro Sumner, Lt. Col. John Poynter, and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Gates County. Marched towards the battle of Camden, SC, too late, went to Charlotte. 1781, a Private under Capt. Abram Cole and Lt. Col. Scusebrook Wells. Born on 2/7/1761 in Hertford County, NC.
Dildine, Jonathan Rutherford County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Ewell Lampkin, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Then joined a SC unit. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Dill, Archibald Caswell County Regiment 1779 1780 1779-1780, a Private under Capt. John Herndon Graves and Col. William Moore. Detached to support Col. Elijah Isaacs (Wilkes County Regiment) at the battle of Fishing Creek, SC. Also served two short tours under a Capt. Oldham, dates unknown. Fishing Creek (SC).
Dill, John Caswell County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Matthew DeWitt, attached to Col. James Martin (Guilford County Regiment). 1780, a Private under Capt. George Oldham, attached to Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment, got sick), then attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). Wounded at the battle of Camden, SC. Born on 11/25/1759 in Kent County, DE. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Dill, John Randolph County Regiment 1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston.
Dill, Richard Caswell County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. John Herndon Graves, then under Capt. George Oldham, both attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). Born in 1755 in Kent County, DE. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Dill, Runnels Caswell County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. George Oldham, attached to Col. John Collier (Randolph County Regiment). Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Dillahunty, John Jr. Dobbs County Regiment 1780 5/26/1780, a known Private under Capt. Isaac Hines.
Dillahunty, Samuel Dobbs County Regiment 1780 11/4/1780, drafted under Capt. Samuel Loftin.
Dillany, Francis 1st NC Regiment 1777 9/13/1777, a Musician under Capt. Henry "Hal" Dixon.
Dillard, George DQMG 1780 An Armourer under Col. Nicholas Long (Deputy QM General).  Also on 8/23/1781.
Dillard, James 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard for 12 mos.  Discharged on 5/9/1782.  W7020.
Dillard, Osborn 4th NC Regiment 1777 1778 5/15/1777, a Private under Capt. James Williams for 2-1/2 years.  9/8/1778, a Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull - at Tarrytown on that date.  Discharged 11/10/1778.
Dillard, Sampson 2nd NC Regiment 1778 A Corporal under Capt. James Gee.  9/9/1778, a Corporal under Capt. John Ingles.  A Private in Dec. 1778.
Dillard, William 4th NC Regiment 1776 1778 5/2/1776, a Private under Capt. James Williams for 2-1/2 years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull.  Discharged on 11/10/1778.
Dillard, Zachary DQMG 1780 1780, a Timber Getter on the roll of Capt. Solomon Wood (NC Light Dragoons) - this seems to be for convenience only.  An Artificer under Col. Nicholas Long (Deputy QM General).  Made Gunstocks.  8/23/1781, a Timber Getter for the making of Wagons, Gunstocks, etc.
Dilliard, Frank Chatham County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private, unit unknown. Killed at the battle of Lindley's Mill. Lindley's Mill.
Dilliard, William Orange County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. From what is now Durham County.
Dillon, Richard Bertie County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. John Faulk, attached to Col. James Blount (Chowan County Regiment). Later served on the privateer Greyhound. Born on 10/7/1745 in Norfolk County, VA.
Dinken, Amos Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Drummer under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dinking, John Anson County Regiment 1776 2/9/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Harris. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dinking, Samuel Anson County Regiment 1776 2/9/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Harris. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dinkins, Joshua Pitt County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Musician under Capt. Nathaniel Cannon, attached to Col. William Caswell (Dobbs County Regiment). Two later tours, Captains not named. Briar Creek (GA).
Dinkins, William Anson County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Wade. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dinning, David Guilford County Regiment 1780 1781 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. Edward Gwinn, attached to Col. William Moore (Caswell County Regiment). From Orange County.
Disarn, Francis 1st NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Joseph Brown.  Died on 3/12/1778.
Disharoon, John 5th NC Regiment 1778 1779 A Private under Lt./Capt. William Lytle - 11/10/1778 to 8/10/1779.  From Orange County, NC.  W9524. Stono Ferry (SC). 
Disharoon, John Orange County Regiment 1776 8/22/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Williams, attached to Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Started on the Cherokee Expedition, forced to turn around due to the lack of wagons and pack horses. Probably the same man as directly above (different sources).
Dishon, Lewis Chowan County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Elisha Hunter, then under Capt. James Robards, both attached to Col. John Pugh Williams (Bertie County Regiment). Then joined the NC navy. A POW at St. Augustine, FL for 1-1/2 years, then escaped. Briar Creek (GA).
Dispain, Benjamin Warren County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Alsey High and Col. Herbert Haynes. From Granville County.
Dixon, Caswell 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Thomas Evans for 18 months.
Dixon, George 3rd NC Regiment 1776 1778 July 1776, a Musician under Capt. Thomas Granbury.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.
Dixon, Henry 6th NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  Died in Aug. 1777.
Dixon, Jeremiah Pitt County Regiment 1778 1782 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. George Faulkner, attached to Col. John Pugh Williams (Bertie County Regiment). 4/15/1781, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe (1st NC Regiment). Discharged on 4/15/1782. Born in 1764 in Pitt County, NC. 10565. Briar Creek (GA), Eutaw Springs (SC).
Dixon, Jeremiah 4th NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. John Nelson for three years.
Dixon, John 6th NC Regiment 1777 1778 6/2/1777, a Private under Capt. Francis Child for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment) - sick on that date at Valley Forge.  Dropped from the rolls in Sept. 1778.
Dixon, John Hyde County Regiment 1782 2/7/1782, a Private, unit unknown.
Dixon, Retson 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard for nine months.
Dixon, Reuben Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Landon Harris and Lt. Col. James Martin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dixon, Robert 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 4/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Deserted on 6/1/1781.
Dixon, Thomas 1st NC Regiment 1781 5/25/1781, a Private under Lt./Capt. Benjamin Bailey.  Discharged on 7/26/1782.
Dixon, Thomas Orange County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Lt. Col. Thomas Farmer, Captain not named. Detached to support Col. Elijah Isaacs (Wilkes County Regiment) at the battle of Fishing Creek, SC. 1781, a Private under Capt. George Hodge and Lt. Col. Robert Mebane (a Continental officer). aka Thomas Dickson. Fishing Creek (SC), Guilford Court House.
Dixon, William 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 4/15/1781, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Dropped from the rolls sometime during 1781.
Dixon, William 6th NC Regiment 1778 4/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Francis Child.
Dixon, William Orange County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private, unit unknown.
Doak, William Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Wagoner under Lt. Col. James Martin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dobbin, Thomas Caswell County Regiment 1778 1780 1778-1779, a Private in the New Levies for nine months under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). 8/16/1780, a Private, unit unknown. Wounded/POW at the battle of Camden, SC. Camden (SC).
Dobbins, David Rowan County Regiment 1775 1779 1775, a Private under Capt. George Cowan and Col. Griffith Rutherford. 1776, a Private under Capt. William Bell and Col. Francis Locke. 1778, a Sergeant. 1779, a Private under Capt. Richard Simmons, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). 1781, in SC unit as a Lieutenant. Ninety-Six 1775 (SC), Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign (SC), Cherokee Expedition 1776.  
Dobbins, James 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/25/1781, a Private under Lt./Capt. Benjamin Bailey.  Discharged on 5/25/1782.
Dobbins, John Caswell County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. William Harden, attached to Col. Elijah Isaacs (Wilkes County Regiment). Fishing Creek (SC).
Dobbins, William Rowan County Regiment 1780 8/9/1780, a known Private under Capt. Samuel Reid and Col. Francis Locke. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Dobbs, Chesley Burke County Regiment 1780 First in VA units. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Dobson and Lt. Col. Hugh Brevard. Later, captured by Loyalists and paroled, never exchanged. Ramseur's Mill.
Dobey, John Wake County Regiment 1778 1780 1778, a Private under Capt. Drew Cade and Col. John Hinton, Jr. 1780, a Private, unit unknown. POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, paroled. Later in Commissary Department, where unknown. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Dobey, Nathaniel 2nd NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/23/1776, a Private, unit unknown.  9/10/1778, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Armstrong.  Discharged on 11/10/1778.
Dobson, Elias Lincoln County Regiment A Private, unit unknown. From what is now Catawba County.
Dobson, Jessey Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private, unit unknown. POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, paroled after one week. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Dobson, John Lincoln County Regiment 10/7/1780, a known Private, unit unknown. From what is now Catawba County. Kings Mountain (SC).
Dobson, Joseph 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for 18 months.
Dobson, Joseph Jr. 2nd Rowan County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. John Harden and Lt. Col. James Brittain. 1776, also a Private under Capt. Charles McDowell, then Capt. Joseph McDowell, both under Col. Christopher Beekman. 1777, in Burke County. 1777, a Private under Capt. Thomas Lytle and Col. Charles McDowell. 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Thomas Davidson, then Capt. Thomas Donoho, both under Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. 1780, a Private under Capt. Joseph McDowell and Col. Charles McDowell. Wounded at the battle of Ramseur's Mill, and at the battle of Kings Mountain, SC. Aug. 1781, a Captain. Born on 6/4/1756. Briar's Creek (GA), Stono Ferry (SC), Ramseur's Mill, Cane Creek, Kings Mountain, SC.
Docan, John 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 6/28/1777, a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson.   Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.
Dodd, Aaron New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dodd, David 1st NC Regiment 1778 1778 5/6/1776, a Sergeant under Capt. Thomas Harris for three years.  A Private in June 1778 under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  A Corporal in Aug. 1778.  9/8/1778, a known Corporal under Capt. John Sumner.  Discharged on 5/10/1779 at Paramus, NJ.  From Anson County, NC.  S38670.
Dodd, David Anson County Regiment 1776 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Thomas Harris and Col. Thomas Wade.
Dodd, Jesse 4th NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/6/1776, a Private under Capt. Thomas Harris for three years.  Dropped from the rolls in Sept. 1777.  Rejoined in Jan. 1778.  9/8/1778, a known Wagoner under Capt. John Sumner (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged on 5/10/1779 at Paramus, NJ. Monmouth (NJ).
Dodd, Robert New Bern District Minutemen 1776 1777 1776, a Drummer under Lt. Col. William Bryan. From Johnston County. 5/4/1776, a Private under Capt. William Ward (5th NC Regiment) for 18 months. Discharged after 12 months on 5/4/1777, the same day that Capt. Ward resigned, at Warwick, VA. S41510. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dodd, Robert Wake County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private, unit unknown. Very likely the same man as directly above (different sources). Moore's Creek Bridge
Dodd, William Johnston County Regiment 1778 1780 First served as a Life Guard to Gov. Richard Caswell, unit unknown. 1778, a Private under Capt. Bryant Whitfield and Col. John Herritage. 1780, a Private under Capt. Needham Whitfield. Lived in Wake County. Born in 1769 in Buckingham County, VA.
Dodd, William Washington District Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. John Sevier and Col. William Christian (VA). Cherokee Expedition 1776, French Broad River.
Doddriel, James 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Reading Blount.  A Corporal on 10/3/1778.
Dodge, Jonah 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1779 A Musician under Capt. Clement Hall.  Deserted on 2/10/1779.
Dodson, Charles 4th NC Regiment 1776 A Private under Capt. Joseph Phillips.  9/8/1778, a Private under Capt. James Read (1st NC Regiment).
Doers, John 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/5/1780, a known Private under Capt. Elisha Rhodes and Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Bertie County.
Doherty, John 9th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Richard D. Cook.  Deserted in Aug. 1777.
Doherty, Richard 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Michael Quinn for nine months.
Doiland, Benjamin 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 5/21/1781, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Dropped from the rolls sometime during 1781.
Dollahide, Aquilla Orange County Regiment 1776 8/20/1776, served under Capt. William Murray, detached to support march against hostile indians led by Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). Forced to turn back due to the lack of wagons and pack horses. aka Aquilla Dulohoide.
Dollahide, Francis Guilford County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. William Morrow and Col. James Martin. 1778, a Private under Capt. Small and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Taylor (Orange County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Samuel Saxon and Maj. Thomas Dougan (Randolph County Regiment). From what is now Rockingham County. Born in 1750 in what became Caswell County. Raft Swamp, Eutaw Springs (SC).
Dollar, Elijah Orange County Regiment 1778 1780 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. William Jamieson and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. 1780, a Private under Maj. Thomas Harrison. POW at Tarrant's Tavern, escaped after three months. Born in 1759 in Dinwiddie County, VA. Brother of James, Jonathan, and William below. Briar Creek (GA), Cowan's Ford, Tarrant's Tavern.
Dollar, James Orange County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. John Ray and Lt. Col. Thomas Farmer. 1781, a Private under Capt. Davis Gresham, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). From what is now Durham County. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC), Eutaw Springs (SC).
Dollar, Jonathan Orange County Regiment 1782 A Private, unit and dates unknown. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Armstrong (1st NC Regiment). Discharged on 7/1/1782. From what is now Durham County.
Dollar, William Orange County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Abraham Allen and Lt. Col. Thomas Farmer. Worked in a Blacksmith shop for 8 months. From what is now Durham County.
Dollarhide, John Caswell County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. John Douglas, attached to Col. James Wiliams (SC). From Orange County. 1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Douglas and Col. William Moore (Caswell County Regiment). Born in 1751. Kings Mountain (SC), Cowpens (SC), Guilford Court House, Hobkirk's Hill (SC).
Dolley, John Orange County Regiment 1778 1782 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Thomas Thompson, attached to Col. Exum Lewis (Edgecombe County Regiment). In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. 1781, a Private under Capt. Leroy Thompson, attached to Col. Thomas Brown (Bladen County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. George Hodge and Col. Hugh Tinnen. 1782, a Private under Capt. William Jamieson and Col. James Thackston (?). 1782, also a Private under Capt. William Gwinn (Guilford County Regiment), attached to Col. William O'Neal (Orange County Regiment). Brown Marsh, Raft Swamp.
Dolly, Caleb 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1779 2/3/1778, a Sergeant, unit unknown.  A Private in June 1778.  9/10/1778, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Armstrong (2nd NC Regiment).   Deserted in June 1779.
Dolohide, Silas 1st NC Regiment 1777 1780 A Private under Capt. Henry "Hal" Dixon.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.  Deserted on 1/19/1780.  aka Sylas Dollerhide, Sylus Dotterhide.
Doming, Speakman 10th NC Regiment 1777 6/20/1777, a Private under Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr.
Donaldson, David 9th NC Regiment 1778 1779 2/15/1778, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane)(1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman.  Deserted on 5/20/1779.
Donaldson, Francis 1st NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Henry "Hal" Dixon.  Deserted on 5/6/1777.
Donaldson, Jacob 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. William Lytle for 18 months.
Donaldson, John Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Charles Polk.
Donaldson, Robert Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Charles Polk.
Donaldson, Spencer 10th NC Regiment 1777 5/18/1777, a Musician under Capt. Isaac Moore for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman - sick on that date.
Donaldson, Thomas Tryon County Regiment 1777 Oct. 31 - Nov. 30, 1777, a Private under Capt. Robert Porter and Col. William Graham.
Donaldson, William Rutherford County Regiment 1779 1779, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Herndon, attached to Col. Charles McDowell (Burke County Regiment). POW at some point in time, paroled. Born on 1/14/1762 in Hillsborough, NC. Stono Ferry (SC).
Donally, Hugh 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 4/25/1781, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Died on 1/24/1782.
Donally, John 4th NC Regiment 1776 1778 5/7/1776, a Private under Capt. John Nelson for three years.  6/1/1778, a Wagoner under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).  Dropped from the rolls in Oct. 1778.  On some rolls as John Donaldley, John Donaldby.
Dondalout, Henry 1st NC Regiment 1777 1779 1/26/1777, a Private under Lt./Capt. Howell Tatum.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Howell Tatum.  A Corporal in Feb. 1779.  Discharged on 1/27/1780.  aka Henry Dunnelloe.
Donelson, Robert Orange County Regiment 1781 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Thompson, then under Capt. William Riley, both under Lt. Col. Thomas Taylor (NC Light Horse Regiment). Born on 1/10/1765 in Orange County, NC. aka Robert Donalson, Robert Donaldson. Guilford Court House.
Doniho, Henry 7th NC Regiment 1777 1777 1/26/1777, a Private under Capt. John McGlaughan.  Deserted in Apr. 1777.
Donnell, Andrew Guilford County Regiment 1776 1781 1776, a Private under Capt. Robert Bell and Lt. Col. James Martin. 1781, a Private under Capt. George Stewart and Col. James Martin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Donnell, Daniel Guilford County Regiment 1776 1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Robert Bell and Lt. Col. James Martin. 1776, also a Private under Capt. Daniel Gillespie and Lt. Col. John Peasley. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Donnell, George Guilford County Regiment 1776 1779 1776, a Private under Capt. Robert Bell and Col. James Martin. 1779, a Sergeant. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Donnell, William Guilford County Regiment 1776 1777 1776, a Private under Capt. Robert Bell and Col. James Martin. 1777, a Private under Capt. Daniel Gillespie and Lt. Col. John Peasley. Served many tours under Capt. Gillespie through 1781. Born on 4/26/1760. Cherokee Expedition 1776.
Dorner, John 1st NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Joshua Bowman.  Deserted on 8/28/1777.
Dorriess, Isaac Randolph County Regiment 1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston.  aka Isaac Dores.
Dortch, Barfoot Dobbs County Regiment 1776 1781 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jacob Johnston and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Volunteered under Capt. Jacob Johnston in 1780-1781. aka Barefoot Dortch. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dortch, Walter Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Jacob Johnston and Col. Abraham Sheppard. aka Walter Dorch. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dotry, Joshua Duplin County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Michael King and Col. James Kenan. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dotson, Esau Surry County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Absalom Bostick and Col. Martin Armstrong. Wounded at the battle of Camden, SC. Then in VA unit. Very likely the same man as directly below (different sources). Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Dotson, Esaw Guilford County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Alexander Hunter and Lt. Col. James Martin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dotson, William A Private under a Capt. Hoke, regiment and dates unknown.
Doty, Azariah 2nd Rowan County Regiment 1775 1782 1775, a Private under Capt. William Moon and Col. Adlai Osborne. Moved to Washington County. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Patterson and Col. John Sevier. 1782, a Private under Capt. James Wilson, then under Capt. Samuel Wear, both under Col. John Sevier.
Doty, Hull Bogue Inlet Independent Company 1776 Was a Commissary. 7/5/1776, a Private under Capt. Selby Harney.
Doty, Nathaniel Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. aka Nathaniel Dotey. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Doudon, Samuel 3rd NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Jacob Turner.  POW at the battle of Brandywine Creek, PA on 9/11/1777.  aka Samuel Dondon. Brandywine Creek (PA).
Dougan, Francis 10th NC Regiment 1777 8/14/1777, a Musician under Capt. Isaac Moore for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Lt. Colonel's Company (Lt. Col. Robert Mebane) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. Joshua Bowman.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war in the same unit.  aka Francis Dugan.
Dougan, John Guilford County Regiment 1778 1779 1778, a Private under Capt. Thomas Dougan (his brother) and Col. James Martin. 1779, in Randolph County. 1779, a Private under Capt. William Gray and Col. John Collier.
Douge, James 7th NC Regiment 1778 A Private under Capt. Eli Ely.  Died on 5/3/1778.
Douge, Joab 7th NC Regiment 1777 5/11/1777, a Musician under Capt. John Poynter.  9/8/1778, a known Musician under Capt. Tilghman Dixon (1st NC Regiment).
Douge, Josiah 2nd NC Regiment 1778 9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. Clement Hall.
Douge, Richard NC Artillery 1778 8/19/1776, a Sergeant under Capt. John Kingsbury as NC Provincial Troops.  7/10/1777, placed on Continental Line.  May 1, 1778, a known private under Capt. John Kingsbury.
Douge, Zachariah 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 5/13/1777, a Musician under Capt. John Jarvis for three years.  A Private in Aug. 1778.   9/8/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. John Baptiste Ashe)(1st NC Regiment).   aka Zachariah Daug, aka Zachariah Dang.
Dougherty, William Rutherford County Regiment 1780 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Abraham Kuykendall and Col. Andrew Hampton. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Gabriel Enochs (Rowan County Regiment), attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment). POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, paroled after two weeks, exchanged after 14 months. Served again, then went to KY and joined there. Born on 6/7/1762 in Rowan County, NC. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Doughty, Jesse 1st NC Regiment 1778 9/8/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull.  Deserted on 1/8/1780.
Douglas, Alexander 2nd NC Regiment 1776 6/8/1776, a Regimental Drum Major.
Douglas, Edward Surry County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Col. Joseph Williams, Captain not named. 1780, a Private under Capt. Pleasant Henderson (Wilkes County Regiment), attached to Lt. Col. James Brandon (Rowan County Regiment). At Kings Mountain under Capt. Joel Lewis and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1781, a Private under Capt. David Humphreys and Col. Joseph Williams. Mid-1781, a Private under Capt. Charles Gordon and Maj./Col. Joel Lewis in the NC State Regiment (State Troops). Born in 1763 in Orange County, NC. aka Edward Dugless. Kings Mountain (SC).
Douglas, John 1st NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/20/1776, a Private under Ens./Lt./Capt. James Read.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. James Read (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged on 5/28/1779.
Douglas, John 4th NC Regiment 1777 1778 5/15/1777, a Private under Capt. James Williams.  Dropped from the rolls in April 1778.
Douglas, John 6th NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Philip Taylor.  Dropped from the rolls in Sep. 1777.
Douglas, John Wilkes County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. Jesse Hardin Franklin, then under a Capt. White, both under Col. Benjamin Cleveland. From Surry County. 1781, a Private under a Capt. Kerby and Col. Benjamin Cleveland (Wilkes County Regiment). Born on 3/18/1764 in Rowan (what became Surry) County, NC. aka John Dougless, John Douglass.
Douglas, Solomon NC State Legion 1781 Fall of 1781, a Private under Capt. David Ramsey and Col. Robert Smith in the newly-created NC State Legion, and in the Wilmington Expedition, no named engagements. From Rowan County.
Douglas, Thomas Surry County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. John Colbert and Lt. Col. Robert Lanier. Born on 5/6/1759 in Granville County, NC. Guilford Court House.
Douglas, William 1st NC Regiment 1775 1781 A Private under Capt. Henry "Hal" Dixon.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. James Read.  POW at the Fall of Charleston (SC).  After being exchanged and on the way home, he was again taken POW at Hillsborough by Loyalist Col. David Fanning. Siege of Charleston (SC), Hillsborough
Dove, William 10th NC Regiment 1777 6/14/1777, a Private under Capt. Silas Stevenson.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. John Patten) (2nd NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Craddock.
Dowd, Connor Cumberland County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. Patrick Travis and Col. Philip Alston. From Chatham County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Taverner Marsh and Col. Ambrose Ramsey. 1781, a Private under Capt. Joseph Rosser, then under Capt. William Gholson, both under Maj. Roger Griffith. Born on 10/18/1757 in Ireland.
Dowd, John Duplin County Regiment 1776 1783 1776, a Private under Capt. Richard Clinton and Col. James Kenan. Sept. 1782, a Private under Capt. Clement Hall (2nd NC Regiment). Deserted on 6/1/1783 (?). From what is now Sampson County, NC. On the official rolls as John Doude. R13793. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dowdle, John 4th NC Regiment 1782 A Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe for 18 months.
Dowdy, Francis 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 5/19/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Deserted in Nov. 1781.
Dowdy, George 10th NC Regiment 1778 1778 A Private, unit unknown.  Died in Apr. 1778.
Dowdy, William Chatham County Regiment 1782 1782, a Private, unit unknown. Killed by Col. David Fanning April 23, 1782. Chatham County #2.
Dowell, George Burke County Regiment 1780 First a VA Continental soldier. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Sumter and Col. Charles McDowell. 1780, also attached  to a SC unit. Born in 1759 or 1760 in Albemarle County, VA.
Dowell, James 1st NC Regiment 1775 A Private under Capt. John Walker.  May 1778, a Private under Capt. John Brown.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.
Dowell, John Burke County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. Peter Ford, attached to Col. Andrew Hampton (Rutherford County Regiment). 1780, a Private under Capt. John Sumter and Col. Charles McDowell. 1780, also attached to a SC unit. Born in 1764 in Albemarle County, VA.
Dowling, Dennis 6th NC Regiment 1776 1777 4/29/1776, a Private under Lt./Capt. Thomas White.  Dropped from the rolls in Nov. 1777.
Downams, Richard 2nd NC Regiment 1778 9/10/1778, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Armstrong.
Downey, James Mounted Volunteers 1780 1781 Aug. 1780, a Private under Capt. Joshua Coffee and Col. Philip Taylor in the newly-created Mounted Volunteers. From Granville County. Then, under Col. William Richardson Davie in the newly-created NC State Cavalry-Western District. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Thomas and Col. Francois DeMalmedy in the NC Light Dragoons. Born on 3/16/1763 in Granville County, NC. Ramsey's Mill.
Downing, George 10th NC Regiment 1777 5/18/1777, a Private under Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr. for three years.
Downing, James 1st NC Regiment 1776 1777 A Private under Capt. Robert Rowan, Capt. Absalom Tatum, and Capt. Henry Dixon for a total of one year, ending 4/30/1777.  From Cumberland County, NC.  Later, in NC Militia as a Sergeant.  W25536. Fort Moultrie (SC).
Downing, Richard 10th NC Regiment 1777 6/20/1777, a Private under Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr. for three years.  From Johnston County, NC.  W19185.
Downing, Thomas 2nd NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Private under Capt. Clement Hall for 12 months.  Discharged 1/29/1783.
Downing, William 1779 Sep. 1779, a Private, regiment and unit unknown.
Downs, John 4th NC Regiment 1778 A Private under Capt. James Williams.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Colonel's Company (Col. Thomas Clark) (1st NC Regiment) led by Capt. John Gambier Scull - sick at Valley Forge on that date.  A Corporal on 11/10/1778.  A Sergeant in Jan. 1780.  aka John Downes.
Downs, Thomas Mecklenburg County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. Neal Morrison and Col. Adam Alexander. 1779, a Private under Capt. John Springs and Col. George Alexander. 1779, also under Capt. Richard Simmons (Rowan County Regiment). 1780, a Private under Capt. David Reed and Col. Robert Irwin. Sep. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Harris and Col. William Richardson Davie in the newly-created NC State Cavalry-Western District. 1781, a Lieutenant. Born on 8/22/1756 in Augusta County, VA. Hanging Rock (SC).
Downum, Speakman 10th NC Regiment 1777 6/20/1777, a Private under Capt. Abraham Sheppard, Jr.  Wounded in the thigh at Georgetown, MD.  From Dobbs (what is now Wayne) County, NC.  W128.
Dowtin, John Warren County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. John White and Maj. Agrippa Nichols. 1781, a Private under Capt. William Christmas (got sick), then under Capt. John White and Col. Pinketham Eaton (a Continental Major acting as a Militia Colonel). Wounded at the battle of Guilford Court House. Camden (SC), Guilford Court House.
Doyle, Dennis 2nd Salisbury District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. John Phifer and Col. Thomas Polk. From Mecklenburg County. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Drake, Axom 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 A Private under Capt. William Armstrong.  Discharged on 4/1/1782.
Drake, Ely 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. Joseph Montford for nine months.
Drake, Jonathan Martin County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Nathan Mayo, attached to Col. Benjamin Seawell (Franklin County Regiment). Marched towards the battle of Camden, SC, learned of Gates's Defeat, went to Salisbury.
Drake, Richard 1st NC Regiment of Militia 1780 6/2/1780, a Private under Capt. William Brinkley and then Capt. John Pitts, both under Col. Samuel Jarvis. From Halifax County.
Drake, William Chatham County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private, unit unknown. Lindley's Mill.
Draper, Roger 5th NC Regiment 1777 1778 A Private under Capt. Reading Blount.  Died on 4/16/1778.
Drew, William 2nd NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. James Gee.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Ingles.
Dring, Thomas 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Charles Allen.  Died on 9/11/1777.
Drischall, David 10th NC Regiment 1777 8/9/1777, a Musician under Capt. Andrew Vanoy.  A Private in June 1778.
Driver, Bird Granville County Regiment 1778 5/25/1778, a known Private under Capt. Ralph Williams and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies for nine months.
Driver, Thomas NC Light Dragoons 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. Solomon Wood. From Wake County.
Drum, Philip Lincoln County Regiment A Private, unit unknown. From what is now Catawba County.
Drum, Philip Rowan County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James Purviance, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Two tours under Capt. Purviance. 1781, a Private under Capt. Thomas Harrison. Born on 2/2/1760 in NY. Probably the same man as directly above (different sources). Fishing Creek (SC).
Drury, John 1st NC Regiment 1779 Nov. 1779, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.
Drury, Morgan 1st NC Regiment 1779 Nov. 1779, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee.
Dry, Jacob Mecklenburg County Regiment 1780 1781 1780, a Private under Capt. James OSborn, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). POW at the Fall of Charleston, SC, held 8 days. 1781, a Private under Capt. James Garner and Col. Caleb Phifer. Born in 1764 in Mecklenburg County, NC. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Dubois, Nicholas 3rd NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/18/1779, a Private under Capt. George "Gee" Bradley.  Deserted on 10/26/1779.
Duckworth, John 2nd NC Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. William Knox for six months. From Rowan County, NC. 1777, in Burke County. 1777, a Private under Capt. Thomas Kennedy and Col. Charles McDowell. 1778, a Private under Capt. John Harden and Col. Charles McDowell. 1779, a Private under Capt. Thomas Lytle and Col. Charles McDowell. 1780, a Private under Capt. Thomas Kennedy and Col. William Sharpe. Wounded at the battle of Ramseur's Mill. S6805. Ft. Moultrie #1 (SC), Ramseur's Mill, Kings Mountain (SC).
Dudley, Ambrose 3rd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. John Baker for nine months.  Deserted on 7/9/1778.
Dudley, Ambrose Nash County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. William Hall and Brig. Gen. William Caswell (New Bern District Brigade of Militia). Born on 3/15/1760 in NC. Rockfish Creek.
Dudley, David Dobbs County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Fellows and Col. Abraham Sheppard. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dudley, George 6th NC Regiment 1776 1777 May 1776, a Private under Capt. Arthur Council.  Originally from Duplin County, enlisted at Cross Creek (Fayetteville) in Cumberland County.  Promoted to Corporal and Sergeant.  S41514.
Dudley, George Cumberland County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Arthur Council. Probably the same man as directly above (different sources). Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dudley, Guilford Halifax District Minutemen 1775 1780 1775, a Private under Capt. Christopher Dudley and Col. Nicholas Long. From Halifax County. 1780, a Private under Capt. Samuel Lockhart and Lt. Col. Abisha Thomas. Later, a Major, a Lt. Colonel, and a full Colonel. Born on 4/17/1756 in Caroline County, VA. Great Bridge (VA), Camden (SC).
Dudley, John 2nd NC Regiment 1777 1780 4/7/1777, a Private under Capt. Clement Hall.  A Sergeant in Sep. 1777.  Back to Private in Jan. 1778.  Deserted on 1/15/1780.
Dudley, Thomas 6th NC Regiment 1776 1778 A Musician under Capt. Thomas Donoho.  Promoted to Ensign in May of 1778.  Then a Lieutenant.
Dudley, William Wilkes County Regiment 1778 1780 1778-1779, a Private, unit unknown. 1780, a Private under Col. Benjamin Cleveland, Captain not named. Later in VA unit. Born in 1760 in Rowan (what became Surry then Wilkes) County, NC. Kings Mountain (SC).
Duert, Hezekiah 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/15/1781, a Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon.  Discharged on 5/21/1782 (1st NC Regiment). Received clothing on 5/24/1782. From Caswell County.  aka Hezekiah Duest.
Duff, John Duplin County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Shadrack Stallings and Col. James Kenan.
Duffell, Thomas 8th NC Regiment 1777 3/17/1777, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.
Dugger, Julius Wilkes County Regiment 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. John Kees and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. Moved to Washington County. 1782, a Private under Capt. William Smith and Col. John Sevier. Cherokee Expedition 1782.
Dugger, William Wilkes County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. John Kees and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. Born on 3/4/1750 in Anson (what became Rowan, then Surry, then Wilkes) County, NC. aka William Duggar.
Duggin, Jesse 5th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. Henry Darnell.  Killed at the battle of Germantown, PA on 10/4/1777. Germantown (PA).
Duggin, Thomas 5th NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Henry Darnell.  Missing on 10/4/1777. Germantown (PA).
Duke, Buckner 7th NC Regiment 1777 1777 A Private under Capt. John Macon.  Deserted in Aug. 1777.
Duke, Hardeman 6th NC Regiment 1776 1778 10/10/1776, a Private under Capt. Archibald Lytle.   9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged in Nov. 1778.  From Orange (what is now Durham) County, NC.  aka Hardy Duke, Hardmond Dukes.  W783.
Duke, James 7th NC Regiment 1777 12/25/1777, a Private under Capt. Henry Dawson for three years.  3/12/1779, re-enlisted for the duration of the war under Capt. James Read (1st NC Regiment).  aka James Dukes.
Duke, James Halifax County Regiment 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. James Bradley, attached to Col. Jeptha Eatherton (Northampton County Regiment). From Northampton County. 1781, also a Private under Capt. Samuel Thornton and Lt. Col. Arnold Watley. Born in 1764 in Northampton County, NC.
Duke, John 2nd NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/19/1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Carter.  Discharged on 5/19/1782.  From Hertford County, NC.
Duke, Sherard 1st NC Regiment 1781 1781 5/5/1781, a Private under Capt. Robert Raiford.  Died in Oct. 1781.
Duke, William 1st NC Regiment 1782 1782 5/5/1781, a Sergeant under Capt. Robert Raiford.  A Private on 2/1/1782.  Discharged 4/27/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).
Duke, William 6th NC Regiment 1776 1782 5/6/1776, a Private under Capt. Archibald Lytle for 2-1/2 years. 9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. Tilghman Dixon (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged in Nov. 1778.  5/5/1781, a Sergeant under Capt. Robert Raiford (1st NC Regiment).  A Private on 2/1/1782.  Discharged 4/27/1782 (2nd NC Regiment).  From what is now Durham County, NC.  Enlisted in Orange County, NC. Older brother of Hardeman Duke.  S6808.
Dukemore, Marina 10th NC Regiment 1778 1778 Apr. 1778, a Private, unit unknown.  Dropped from the rolls in June 1778.
Dukes, James 1st NC Regiment 1776 Enlisted 12/23/1776, unit unknown.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. James Read.  3/12/1779, in same unit.  aka James Dakes.
Dunbar, Dunn DQMG 1780 A Wagoner under Col. Nicholas Long (Deputy QM General).  Probably the same man as directly below.
Dunbar, Dunn 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1779 1/12/1776, a Corporal under Capt. James Gee.  A Private in Nov. 1778.  Deserted on 4/30/1779.
Duncan, Benjamin Wilkes County Regiment 1781 First in SC unit. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Cleveland, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Eutaw Springs (SC).
Duncan, Charles Randolph County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private under Capt. John Rains and Col. John Collier.
Duncan, Edmund Duplin County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Taylor and Col. James Kenan. aka Edmund Dunkin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Duncan, Edward Rowan County Regiment 1778 1781 1778, a Private under Capt. Joseph Craig and Col. Francis Locke. 1781, a Private under Capt. John Sharp and Col. Matthew Locke. Born in 1759 in Frederick County, MD. aka Edward Dunkan.
Duncan, Elijah 10th NC Regiment 1777 1779 1777, a Private under Capt. James Wilson.  Feb. 1779, a Private under Capt. Philip Taylor (5th NC Regiment).  Also served under Capt. Thomas Donoho (1st NC Regiment).  Alleged to have deserted in Apr. 1779 (statement says Elijah Johnson, not Duncan).  From Caswell County, NC.  S3309.
Duncan, George 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/2/1781, a Private under Lt./Capt. Benjamin Bailey.  Discharged on 5/29/1782.
Duncan, George 6th NC Regiment 1776 1778 4/20/1776, a Private under Capt. William Glover.  Also served under Capt. Thomas Hogg (1st NC Regiment).  Discharged on 10/19/1778.  Apparently re-enlisted.  From Granville County, NC.  S41513.
Duncan, George Granville County Regiment 1782 5/9/1782, a known Horseman, unit unknown. Served for two months. Possibly the same man as directly above.
Duncan, Jesse 1st NC Regiment 1776 1779 5/20/1776, a Private under Capt. James Read.  9/8/1778, a known Private under Capt. James Read again.  Discharged on 5/28/1779.
Duncan, Jesse Caswell County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Robert Moore and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer) in the New Levies. Briar Creek (GA), Stono Ferry (SC).
Duncan, Jesse Tryon County Regiment 1777 Oct. 21 - Dec. 30, 1777, a Private under Capt. Robert Porter and Col. William Graham. aka Jesse Dunkin.
Duncan, John Northampton County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Maj. Jeptha Eatherton. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Duncan, Robert Randolph County Regiment 1781 1782 1781, a Private under Capt. Robert McLane, then under Capt. John Rains, both attached to Col. John Luttrell (Chatham County Regiment). Moved to Washington County. 1782, a Private under Capt. William Cox and Col. John Sevier. Born on 6/14/1762 in Orange (what became Guilford then Randolph) County, NC.
Duncan, William 6th NC Regiment 1776 1780 4/20/1776, a Private under Capt. William Glover. Also served under Capt. Thomas Hogg (1st NC Regiment). Discharged on 10/19/1778. Apparently re-enlisted. From Granville County, NC. 1780, a Private under Capt. Charles Yancey and Col. Joseph Taylor. W21015. Stono Ferry (SC).
Duncan, William Duplin County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Taylor and Col. James Kenan. aka William Dunkin. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dunham, John 5th NC Regiment 1779 6/25/1779, a Private under Capt. Reading Blount for 18 mos.
Dunn, Alexander Rutherford County Regiment 1779 1780 1779, a Private under Capt. William Porter, then under Capt. Robert Gilkey, both under Col. Andrew Hampton. Early 1780, assigned to a ship called the Brickole under a Capt. Peacock. 1780, a Private under Capt. Adam Hampton and Maj. Robert Porter, then attached to Col. Benjamin Cleveland (Wilkes County Regiment). Born on 12/18/1762. Earle's Ford (SC), Prince's Fort (SC), Kings Mountain (SC).
Dunn, Benjamin 2nd NC Regiment 1777 4/2/1777, a Private, unit unknown.  9/10/1778, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Armstrong.  aka Benjamin Dun.
Dunn, Isaac Anson County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown.
Dunn, Jacob 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Capt. Kedar Ballard for nine months.
Dunn, Jacob 10th NC Regiment 1777 12/3/1777, a Private under Capt. John Jarvis for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. John Baptiste Ashe)(1st NC Regiment) - sick in camp on that date.
Dunn, Jeffrey 10th NC Regiment 1777 1779 11/11/1777, a Private under Capt. John Jarvis for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. John Baptiste Ashe)(1st NC Regiment).  aka Jeffery Dunn.  Died on 1/12/1779.
Dunn, Joseph Tryon County Regiment 1776 1780 1776, a Private under Capt. Robert Porter and Lt. Col. Andrew Hampton. 1779, in Rutherford County. 1779-1780, a Private under Capt. Adam Hampton and Col. Andrew Hampton. Born in 1756 in Orange (what became Guilford) County, NC. Kettle Creek (GA), Earle's Ford (SC), Thicketty Fort (SC).
Dunn, Malachi 10th NC Regiment 1777 1778 12/3/1777, a Private under Capt. John Jarvis for three years.  9/8/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. John Baptiste Ashe)(1st NC Regiment).  Died in Dec. 1778.
Dunn, Nicholas 5th NC Regiment 1779 6/7/1779, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount.
Dunn, Nicholas Edgecombe County Regiment 1781 1781 1781, a Private under Capt. Etheldred Phillips, attached to Lt. Col. William Thomas Linton (Nash County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. William Williams and Lt. Col. William Thomas Linton (Nash County Regiment). Born in May of 1764 in Edgecombe County, NC. Guilford Court House.
Dunn, Samuel Duplin County Regiment A Private, unit and dates unknown. Two pay vouchers. Also in Pierce's Register.
Dunn, Sterling 2nd NC Regiment 1777 6/5/1777, a Private, unit unknown.  9/10/1778, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Armstrong.  aka Sterling Dun.
Dunnigan, Thomas 10th NC Regiment 1778 Jan. 1778, a Private, unit unknown.
Dunning, James 3rd NC Regiment 1776 1778 5/15/1776, a Private under Capt. James Emmett.  Discharged in Oct. 1778.
Dunning, Uriah 2nd NC Regiment 1778 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Maj. Reading Blount.  A Sergeant on 10/25/1778.
Dunsmore, James Washington County Regiment 1778 1780 1778, a Private under Capt. James Maxfield and Col. Evan Shelby, Sr. 1779, in Sullivan County. 1780, a Private under Capt. George Maxwell and Col. Isaac Shelby. Born in 1760 in Ireland. aka James Dunsmoor. Kings Mountain (SC).
Dunson, William 5th NC Regiment 1779 7/4/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford for 18 mos.
Dupree, James 1st NC Regiment 1776 1777 6/10/1776, a Private, unit unknown.  Dropped from the rolls in Nov. 1777.
Dupree, William Northampton County Regiment 1781 4/7/1781, a known Private under Capt. Turner Bynum.
Dupriest, James 1st NC Regiment 1778 11/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Anthony Sharpe.  Dec. 1782, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Carter (2nd NC Regiment).  aka James Depriest.
Durden, Benjamin 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months.
Durden, Cornelius 3rd NC Regiment 1778 7/20/1778, a Private under Lt./Capt. George "Gee" Bradley for nine months. aka Cornelius Durdin (see below).
Durden, Mills 5th NC Regiment 1777 1781 Aug. 1777, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Andrew Coleman.  1782, a Private under Capt. Thomas Evans (4th NC Regiment) for 18 months.  aka Mills Durdon.  Enlisted in Bute (what would become Warren) County, NC.  W17736. Wappoo Cut (SC).
Durdin, Benjamin Dobbs County Regiment 1778 5/19/1778, received a bounty for Militia service under Caswell.
Durdin, Cornelius New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. 5/19/1778, received a bounty for Militia service under Caswell (Dobbs County Regiment). Most likely the same man as Cornelius Durden above (different sources). Moore's Creek Bridge.
Durdin, Francis New Bern District Minutemen 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. aka Francis Durden. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Durdin, John New Bern District Minutemen 1776 1778 1776, a Private under Capt. Thomas Williams and Col. Richard Caswell. From Dobbs County. 1778, a Private under Capt. Thomas Williams, then under Capt. Richard Caswell, Jr., both under Col. James Glasgow. aka John Durden. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Durham, Humphrey 1st NC Regiment 1781 1782 5/28/1781, a Private under Capt. Alexander Brevard.  Discharged on 5/25/1782.  aka Humphy Durham.
Durham, Humphrey Surry County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. William Shepherd and Lt. Col. Joseph Williams. Likely the same man as directly above (different sources). Moore's Creek Bridge.
Durham, John 10th NC Regiment 1777 1780 6/28/1777, a Musician under Capt. Silas Stevenson.  Late 1778, re-enlisted in 2nd NC Regiment under Capt. John Craddock.  POW at the Fall of Charleston - retained until the end of the war.  S42677. Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC).
Durham, Joseph 1st NC Regiment 1782 1783 A Wagoner and a Courier under Capt. John Sumner.   Only 14 years old when he joined from Caswell County, NC.  R3158.
Durham, Mastin Wilkes County Regiment 1779 1781 1779, a Private under Capt. John Kees and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. 1780, a Private under Capt. John Benton and Col. Elijah Isaacs. 1780, also a Private under Capt. Moses Guest and Col. Benjamin Cleveland. Lost his horse right before the battle of Kings Mountain, SC, escorted prisoners northward. May have been in the battle of Guilford Court House - his statement is unclear. Born in 1755 in Hanover County, VA.
Durham, Matthew Guilford County Regiment 1778 1779 1778-1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Young, attached to Lt. Col. James Landis (Granville County Regiment). From Orange County. In the Purrysburg, SC expedition, no named engagements. 4 miles away during the battle of Briar Creek, GA. 1781, a Lieutenant, then an Ensign. Born on 6/16/1760 in Orange County, NC.
Durham, Nathan 1776 6/20/1776, a Private, unit unknown, enlisted for three years.  6/1/1778, a Private under Capt. Griffith John McRee (1st NC Regiment).
Durham, William 4th NC Regiment 1781 1782 7/5/1781, a Private under Capt. Joseph T. Rhodes.  Discharged 4/12/1782.
Durnegan, John 5th NC Regiment 1779 1779 6/4/1779, a Private under Capt. Joseph Montford.  Deserted in Sep. 1779.
Durremfiss, John 2nd NC Regiment 1779 3/12/1779, re-enlisted in the Colonel's Company (Col. John Patten) led by Capt. John Craddock.
Dyar, Elisha Granville County Regiment 1780 1782 1780, a Private under Capt. Peter Bennett, attached to Col. Ambrose Ramsey (Chatham County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. John Henderson and Col. Francois DeMalmedy in the NC Light Dragoons. Moved to Caswell County. 1782, a Private under Capt. Frederick DuBois, attached to Col. Hugh Tinnen (Orange County Regiment). Born in May of 1763 in VA. aka Elisha Dyer.
Dyches, Isom 1st NC Regiment 1777 A Private under Capt. Robert Ralston.
Dycus, Edward Tryon County Regiment 1778 1779 1778, a Private under Capt. John McKinney and Col. William Graham. 1779, in Rutherford County. 1779, a Private under Capt. William Neville and Lt. Col. Baylis Earle. 1780, moved to SC and joined there. Born on 1/27/1753 in Rowan County, NC.
Dye, Hopkins 8th NC Regiment 1777 1780 1/5/1777, a Private under Capt. John Walsh.  9/9/1778, a known Private under Capt. John Ingles (2nd NC Regiment).  Discharged on 1/31/1780.
Dyer, Manoah Wilkes County Regiment 1781 1781 First in VA unit. 1781, a Private under Capt. Richard Allen, attached to Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). 1781, also a Private under Capt. Alexander Gordon, attached to Col. Francois DeMalmedy (NC Light Dragoons). Born on 9/28/1755 in Caroline County, VA. Eutaw Springs (SC).
Dysart, James Burke County Regiment 1781 1781 1781, a Private, unit unknown. Killed at the battle of Cowan's Ford on 2/1/1781. Cowan's Ford.
Dysart, John Anson County Regiment 1776 2/9/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Harris. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dysart, John Anson County Regiment 1776 2/27/1776, a known Wagoner under Capt. Thomas Harris. Moore's Creek Bridge.
Dysart, John 2nd Rowan County Regiment 1776 1779 1776, a Private under Capt. William Moore and Lt. Col. Christopher Beekman. 1777, in Burke County. 1777, a Private under Capt. Robert Patton and Col. Charles McDowell. 1779, a Private under Capt. Samuel Woods and Col. Charles McDowell. 1780, a Sergeant. James Dysart (above) was his father. William Dysart (below) was his brother. Born on 12/25/1749 in Chester County, PA.
Dysart, William Burke County Regiment 1781 1781 1781, a Private, unit unknown. Killed at the battle of Cowan's Ford on 2/1/1781. Probably the same man as directly below (different sources). Cowan's Ford.
Dysart, William Burke County Regiment 1780 1780, a Private, unit unknown. Killed at Cane Creek on 9/12/1780. Cane Creek.
Dyson, Philip Rowan County Regiment 1780 8/9/1780, a known Private under Capt. Samuel Reid and Col. Francis Locke. Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC).
Dyson, Thomas 8th NC Regiment 1777 1/19/1777, a Private under Capt. John Walsh.  9/9/1778, a known Private in the Major's Company (Maj. Hardy Murfree) (2nd NC Regiment).  3/12/1779, re-enlisted in the Major's Company (Maj. Hardy Murfree).  A Musician on 2/1/1780.


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