The American Revolution in North Carolina

Capt. Hardy Murfree*

Known Regiment(s) Associated With:

Known Year(s) as a Captain:

2nd NC Regiment


Known Lieutenants:

Known Ensigns:

Known Sergeants:

Known Corporals:

Richard Graham

Matthias Brickle

None Known

None Known

Known Privates, Drummers, Fifers, etc.:

Jesse Gatlin

Caleb Mason

Giles Matthews

David Scott


Known Battles / Skirmishes:


Fort Moultrie #1 (SC)

*Promoted to Major on 2/1/1777. However, he had his own company, called the "Major's Company," until the Siege of Charleston, SC in May of 1780. In 1782, he was promoted to Lt. Colonel, which was back-dated to April 1, 1778, however, during 1778 to 1782 he was considered to be a Major.

Maj. Hardy Murfree
Led the Major's Company in the 2nd NC Regiment ~June 1778 to May 1780

Known Lieutenants:

Known Ensigns:

Known Sergeants:

Known Corporals:

John Daves
Thomas Evans

None Known

Anthony Crutcher
Miles Knight
Pearson Peal
John Polson
Samuel Stringrer

Samuel Baxter
John Mardsay
Pearson Peal
Andrew Sanders
Belitha Tilman
Willis Wiggins
Robert Williams

Known Privates, Drummers, Fifers, etc.:

Samuel Baxter

Kedar Benton

Hardy Bird

Kadar Blanton

Willis Boon

Jacob Brabsy

Patrick Brown

Michael Bull

Humphrey Calahan

Samuel Carter

William Church

Nathaniel Cooper

Francis Copes

John Cummings

Thomas Dyson

Abel Edmons

Stephen Emory

William Farmer

Alexander Flood

Arthur Foorms

William Goggard

John Hargrove

John Harvey

Mark Haycraft

Theophilus Hays

Archibald Henderson

Matthew Herron

William Hoggard

Ephraim Hooks

John Huste

Robert Jenkins

Solomon Jennet

Hezekiah Jones

William Jones

Miles Knight

Reuben Knight

Thomas Metissick

Elisha Mills

William Mitchell

James Morgan

John Parish

Abraham Parnel

John Phillips

Thomas Pierce

William Ponder

William Powell

Thomas Pridgion

James Pulley

Spencer Raifield

Isaac Rhodes

James Roberts

Richard Roberts

Andrew Sanders

William Saunderson

Thomas Scott

William Scott

Joseph Seaborn

John Skeen

John Skinner

Bryant Smith

John Stringer

Francis Sumner

William Sweat

William Swinson

Abraham Therrell

William Thurston

Belitha Tilman

John Tilman

William Tilman

Adam Turner

David Wall

Mark Waycroft

Ezekial Whaley

Arthur Whilley

Lewis Wilford

Andrew Wilkins

Morson Williams



Robert Williams


Known Battles / Skirmishes:


Brandywine Creek (PA)


Germantown (PA)


Monmouth (NJ)


Stony Point (NY)


Siege of Charleston 1780 (SC)

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