The American Revolution in North Carolina

Capt. John Brown*

Known Regiment(s) Associated With:

Known Year(s) as a Captain:

1st NC Regiment
NC Light Dragoons
Bladen County Regiment


Known Lieutenants:

Known Ensigns:

Known Sergeants:

Known Corporals:

 Dixon Marshall
John Rice
John Gambier Scull

None Known

Joseph Miles
William Smith
John Turner

Christian Brannon
Charles Orr
William Welch

Known Privates, Drummers, Fifers, etc.:

James Andres

William Apperson

Christian Brannon

Charles Bryley

William Campbell

Robert Carmichael

 Isaac Clark

Jacob Clark

Martin Cole

Henry Coston

Martin Cross

? Cubert

James Dowell

Joshua Griffin

John Harrell

James Harrison

William Kelly

Isaac Manchester

James McCaleb

Alexander McCarthur

Richard McCay

Neil McGibbon

Joseph Miles

Daniel Mott

Edgerton Mott

Charles Orr

James Parker

William Porter

William Roberts

Arthur Rodgers

Joseph Royals

Arthur Smith

Jesse Spilliards

William Townley

John Turner

William Turner


James Vaughn

William Westbrook



Known Battles / Skirmishes:


Brandywine Creek (PA)


Germantown (PA)


Monmouth (NJ)

* Note - there were two Captains in NC named John Brown.

This man was in the NC Continental Line and in the Bladen County Regiment of Militia.

The other Capt. John Brown was in the Wilkes County Regiment of Militia

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