The American Revolution in North Carolina

Capt. John Williams*

Known Regiment(s) Associated With:

Known Year(s) as a Captain:

Hillsborough District Minutemen

1775-1776

Known Lieutenants:

Known Ensigns:

Known Sergeants:

Known Corporals:

None Known

None Known

None Known

None Known

Known Privates, Drummers, Fifers, etc.:

Andrew Murdock

Samuel Nelson

William Hargrove Searcey

Thomas Tate

Date(s):

Known Battles / Skirmishes:

2/27/1776

Moore's Creek Bridge

* Note - there were five known Captains in North Carolina named John Williams.

This man was from Orange / Caswell County.

The second Capt. John Williams was from Granville County (and might be the same man as this one, unsure).

The third Capt. John Williams was from Currituck County.

The fourth Capt. John Williams was from Halifax County.

The fifth Capt. John Williams was from the Washington District.



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