The American Revolution in North Carolina

Capt. James Wilson*

Known Regiment(s) Associated With:

Known Year(s) as a Captain:

Rutherford County Regiment


Known Lieutenants:

Known Ensigns:

Known Sergeants:

Known Corporals:

James Espey
Hugh Montgomery

Thomas Clarke

None Known

None Known

Known Privates, Drummers, Fifers, etc.:

John Caruthers

Bennett Osborn

James Peterson

Valentine Weathers

James Withrow





Known Battles / Skirmishes:


Cherokee Expedition 1782

* Note - there were four Captains in NC named James Wilson.

This man was in the NC Militia and from Rutherford County.

The second Capt. James Wilson was from Caswell County and also in the NC Continental Line.

The third Capt. James Wilson was from Edgecombe County.

The fourth Capt. James Wilson was from Washington County.

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