Our Patriot Ancestors

José Maria Amador Chapter, NSDAR, Member Ancestors  

These Patriots supported the American Revolutionary War effort in many different ways, risking their lives and sacrificing their fortunes. We are proud of our Patriots.

 

Drewry Allen, NC, PVT

John Bacher, PA, PS

James Baker, NY, PVT

Elisha Bartlett, MA/VT, PVT, MM

John Berry, PA, SGT

John Bickel, PA, PVT

Tobias Bickel, PA, PVT

John Botts, VA, PS

Daniel Bowsher, PA, PS

John Boyd, MD, PVT

Reuben Brainerd, NY, SGT

Ludwig Bretz, PA, SGT, PS

William Britt, Sr., VA, PS

Jacob Bull, NC, PS

John Burnham, MA, MAJ

Jedediah Case, CT, PVT

Stephen Cawood, MD, PVT

Christopher Chaffin, VA, PVT

John Cobleigh, NH, PS

Abner Cooley, MA, PVT

James Cornett, VA, SOL

John Cranmer, NJ, PVT

Stephen Cushing, MA, PVT

William Daniels, NC, SOL

Josiah Dodge, MA, PVT

John Evans, NJ, PVT

Thomas Fell, PA, PVT, PS

James Flower, VA, PVT, PS

Henry Fuller, NC, PS

Adam George, PA, PVT

Elizabeth Gilmore, PA, PVT

Christian Groover, PA, PS

Nicholas W. Grosbeck, NY, PVT

John Albrecht Gruber, PA, PVT

Moses Guest, NC, CAPT

John Harper, Jr., NY, COL

Anthony Earnes Hatch, MA, SGT

David Heinly, PA, PS

Moses Ingersoll, MA, CS

William Ingersoll, Sr., MA, CS, PS

Evan James, MD, PS

James Jameson, VA, LT, PS

Jacob Katterman, PA, PS

John Katterman, PA, PS

John Kincheloe, VA PS

Thomas Kinsey, PA, PS

Phillip Klein, PA, PVT

Henry Knobb, PA, PS

John Knowles, PA, PVT, PS

Samuel Lee, PA, PS

Jacob Livingood, PA, CAPT

Peter Livingood, PA, SOL

Isaac Martin, NJ, PVT

George Means, VA, PVT

Enos Mead, CT, CPL

Daniel Metcalf, CT, PVT

John Mitchell, PA, PVT

Michael Motz, PA, CAPT

Jonathan Parkhurst, CT, PVT

Lemuel Perrin, MA, SGT

Jonathan Phillips, PA, PVT

Theophilus Phillips, NJ, PS

Benjamin Proctor, VA, PVT, PS

Nicholas Proctor, Sr., VA, SOL, PS

Moses Sample, VA, CS

Samuel Sands, PA, CAPT

William Scutt, Jr., NY, PVT

Valentine Sevier, Jr. NC/VA, MAJ, CS

Michael Shirley, VA, PVT

William Shreve, NJ, COL

John Smith, CT, PVT, PS

William Smith, VA, PS

Joseph Spalding, CT/VT, STAFFOF

Robert Stinson, MA, CS, PS

George Stocking, Jr., CT, SGT

Christopher Sunday, PA, PVT

Abraham Swain, NJ, PVT

Seth Trowbridge, MA, PVT

Moses Walker, NC, PVT, CS

Joshua Whitaker, NC, PS

Ralph Williams, NC, CAPT

Issac Wilson, VT, SGT

Jesse Womack, VA, SOL

Nehemiah Wood, VA, PS

Benjamin Woodbridge, Jr., MA, STAFFOF

Adam Georg/Yearick, PA, PVT

John George Zoller, PA, PS

Christian Zerbe, PA, PS

Johann Japhet Zerbe, PA, PS

Service Glossary: 

CAPT — Captain

COL — Colonel

CPL — Corporal 

CS — Civil Service

ENS — Ensign 

LT — Lieutenant

1LT — First Lieutenant

MAJ — Major 

NONCOM — Non-commissioned Officer

PS — Patriotic Service 

PVT — Private 

SGT — Sergeant 

SOL — Soldier 

STAFFOF – Staff Officer 

 

State Glossary:

CT - Connecticut

DE - Delaware

GA - Georgia

MD - Maryland

MA - Massachusetts

NH - New Hampshire

NJ - New Jersey

NY - New York

NC - North Carolina

PA - Pennsylvania

RI - Rhode Island

SC - South Carolina

VT - Vermont

VA - Virginia


National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

California State Society Daughters of the American Revolution


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