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Revolutionary War Soldiers for NC and SC

Data provided by the website Carolana.

StateFirstLastRankRegimentFromTo NotesBattles 
SC R. William Alexander CaptainSC 1st Regiment of State Dragoons1781 1782First in NC Militia, then a Capt. of Spies for NC. In 1781, joined Col. Wade Hampton.Cowpens (NC unit), Fort Granby #2, St. James Goose Creek Church, Siege of Ninety-Six 1781. Permalink
SC Rayne Alexander HorsemanUpper Granville County Regiment1781 1781224 Days as a Horseman under Capt. Joseph Johnson and Capt. Frederick Wommack. Permalink
NC Robert Alexander CaptainTryon County Regiment1776 1776, a Captain under Col. William Graham. 1777-1778, a Captain under Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). Late 1778, a Captain under Lt. Col. Andrew Hampton and Lt. Col. Archibald Lytle (a Continental officer). 1779, in Rutherford County. 1780, loosely joined SC Col. William Hill. Late 1781, in Lincoln County.Moore's Creek Bridge, Cherokee Expedition 1776, Briar Creek (GA), Siege of Charleston (SC). Permalink
NC Robert Alexander ColonelLincoln County Regiment1781 Commissary Commandant. Permalink
SC Robert Alexander SC 3rd Regiment1777 Permalink
SC Robert Alexander CaptainHill's Regiment of Light Dragoons According to one source, a Captain under Col. William Hill, dates unknown. Permalink
NC Rowland Alexander EnsignBurke County Regiment1780 17811780, an Ensign undr Capt. Robert Holmes. 1781, a Lieutenant. Permalink
NC Rowland Alexander LieutenantBurke County Regiment1781 Was an Ensign. 1781, a Lieutenant under Capt. John Carson. Permalink
NC Samuel Alexander PrivateBurke County Regiment1780 17801780, a Private under Capt. Joseph McDowell. Several other tours, Captains not named.Ramseur's Mill. Permalink
SC Samuel Alexander SC 3rd Regiment1777 Permalink
SC Samuel Alexander SC 1st Regiment of State Dragoons1781 1781Served under Capt. William Alexander, Col. Wade Hampton. Dead by Oct. 1781. Permalink
SC Samuel Alexander Captain1781 A Captain during 1781. Nothing more known. Permalink
SC Simeon Alexander SC 5th Regiment1778 1780Transferred to SC 1st Regiment Feb. 1780. Permalink
NC Stephen Alexander CaptainMecklenburg County Regiment1780 1781Was a Lieutenant. 1780, a Captain under Col. Caleb Phifer. 1780-1781, a Captain under Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). 1781, also a Captain under Col. Joseph Williams (Surry County Regiment).Guilford Court House. Permalink
NC Stephen Alexander LieutenantMecklenburg County Regiment1778 17791778-1779, a Lieutenant under Capt. William Ganns.Stono Ferry (SC). Permalink
NC Stephen Alexander LieutenantMecklenburg County Regiment1778 17791778-1779, a Lieutenant under Capt. William Houston. 1780, a Captain. Born on 6/16/1749. Permalink
NC Stephen Alexander PrivateRandolph County Regiment1780 9/8/1780, a known Private under Capt. John Johnston. Permalink
NC Thomas Alexander CaptainMecklenburg County Regiment1780 1781Was a Private. 1780, a Captain of Guards over the magazine in Charlotte for three months. 1780, also a Captain under SC Col. James Williams for a short duration. 1780, also a Captain under Lt. Col. William Richardson Davie. 1781, attached his company to VA Lt. Col. Henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee for a short duration.Hanging Rock (SC), Haw River. Permalink
NC Thomas Alexander PrivateMecklenburg County Regiment1775 17761775, a Private under Capt. John Springs. Late 1775, in SC unit for three months. 1776, a Private under Capt. William Alexander. Mid-1780, a Captain in both NC and SC units.Cherokee Expedition 1776. Permalink
SC Thomas Alexander SC 3rd Regiment1776 First, a Sergeant under Capt. Ezekiel Polk in his Independent Ranger Company. Joined SC 3rd Regiment on 9/17/1776, rank unknown. Permalink
SC Thomas Alexander SC 4th Regiment1776 Permalink
SC Thomas Alexander CaptainLittle River District Regiment1780 1780Earlier a Private both in NC and SC. Then, a NC Militia Captain. 1780, under Col. James Williams for a short while. 1781, back in NC. From Mecklenburg County, NC. Permalink
SC Thomas Alexander PrivateNew Acquisition District Regiment1775 1776First in NC unit. A Private under Capt. Ezekiel Polk for three months in late 1775. From Mecklenburg County, NC. Later, back in NC units. 1780, a NC Captain under SC Col. James Williams, then back under NC commands in 1781. Permalink
SC Thomas Alexander SergeantNew Acquisition District Regiment1775 1776A Sergeant in Capt. Ezekiel Polk's Independent Company of Rangers. Joined SC 3rd Regiment on 9/17/1776, rank unknown. Permalink
NC Travis Alexander PrivateWilkes County Regiment1780 10/7/1780, a known Private under Capt. Benjamin Herndon.Kings Mountain (SC). Permalink
NC Wallace Alexander PrivateRowan County Regiment1780 6/20/1780, a known Private, unit unknown.Ramseur's Mill. Permalink
NC William Alexander CaptainMecklenburg County Regiment1775 17811775, a Captain under Col. Thomas Polk. 1776, a Captain under Col. Adam Alexander and Col. Francis Locke (Rowan County Regiment). 1778, a Captain under Lt. Col. Robert Irwin. 1779, a Captain under Col. Caleb Phifer (2nd Mecklenburg County Regiment). 1780-1781, a Captain under Col. Robert Irwin. At the battle of Ramseur's Mill under Maj. Robert Wilson. April 1781, in SC unit. Born in Bucks County, PA.Great Cane Brake (SC), Snow Campaign, Cherokee Expedition 1776, Ramseur's Mill, Rocky Mount (SC), Hanging Rock (SC), Charlotte, Cowan's Ford, Haw River. Permalink
NC William Alexander CaptainRowan County Regiment1776 1781Was a Private. 1776, a Captain under Col. Francis Locke. Wounded on the Cherokee Expedition of 1776. At the battle of Cowpens, SC under Maj. Joseph McDowell (Burke County Regiment). April 1781, in SC unit. aka William Black Alexader. Born 1746 in MD. S361.Cherokee Expedition 1776, Ramseur's Mill, Cowpens (SC). Permalink
NC William Alexander Ensign1781 17815/10/1781, an Ensign, unit unknown.
9/8/1781, a Lieutenant.
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NC William Alexander Lieutenant1781 Was an Ensign.
9/8/1781, a Lieutenant, unit unknown. Transferred to 4th NC Regiment as a Lieutenant on 2/6/1782 until the end of the war.
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NC William Alexander Lieutenant2nd Battalion of Volunteers1776 11/25/1776, a 1st Lieutenant under Capt. James Jack. From Mecklenburg County Permalink
NC William Alexander LieutenantBurke County Regiment1780 1780, a Lieutenant under Capt. Alexander Irvin. Permalink
NC William Alexander Private2nd NC Regiment1777 1778A Private under Capt. Charles Allen.
Died on 3/14/1778.
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NC William Alexander Private2nd NC Regiment1777 A Musician under Capt. William Fenner.
A Private in Sep. 1777.
Back to Musician in June 1778.
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NC William Alexander PrivateMecklenburg County Regiment1776 July 1776, a Private under Capt. Charles Polk. Permalink
NC William Alexander PrivateMecklenburg County Regiment1780 17811780, a Private under Capt. Robert McKnight. 1780-1781, a Private under Capt. James Ligert. Born in April of 1760 in PA. Permalink
NC William Alexander PrivateRowan County Regiment1775 17761775, a Private under Capt. John Brandon. 1776, a Captain. Permalink
NC William Alexander PrivateWashington District Regiment1776 17761776, a Private under Capt. Joseph Martin. Lived in VA, later in VA units. Born on 4/15/1752 in Cumberland County, VA.Cherokee Expedition 1776. Permalink
SC William Alexander New Acquisition District Regiment1775 Served under Capt. Ezekiel Polk in his Independent Ranger Company. Permalink
SC William Alexander Upper Ninety-Six District Regiment1780 178170 Days under Capt. Joseph Pickens, Capt. William Strain, and Capt. William Turk. Permalink
SC William Alexander SC 1st Regiment of State Dragoons Served under Capt. Peter Burns, Col. Wade Hampton. Dates unknown. Permalink
SC William B. Alexander Little River District Regiment1780 1781First served under Col. James Williams, then Lt. Col. William Polk (Polks' Regiment of Light Dragoons). Spring of 1781, a Captain under Col. Wade Hampton (SC 1st Regiment of State Dragoons).Rocky Mount, Camden, Hanging Rock. Permalink
NC William Jr. Alexander PrivateMecklenburg County Regiment1776 1776, a Private under Capt. Charles Polk. Permalink
NC William Alfin PrivateOnslow County Regiment1780 17831780, a Private under Capt. George McCulloch (New Hanover County Regiment). 1781, a Private under Capt. Benjamin Williams. August 1782, a Private under Capt. Joseph T. Rhodes (4th NC Regiment), then under Capt. Joshua Hadley (1st NC Regiment) for 18 months. Served about 11 months. Born on 1/2/1762 in Onslow County. aka William Alphin, William Olfin. S8018. Permalink
NC Benjamin Alford CaptainWayne County Regiment1780 1780, a Captain under Col. Benjamin Exum. Permalink
NC Benjamin Alford PrivateNew Bern District Minutemen1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams. From Dobbs County.Moore's Creek Bridge. Permalink
NC Benjamin Alford PrivateNew Bern District Minutemen1776 2/27/1776, a known Private under Capt. Thomas Williams. From Dobbs County.Moore's Creek Bridge. Permalink
NC Julius Alford Captain2nd NC Regiment of Militia1780 6/2/1780, a Captain under Lt. Col. William Brickell and Col. Benjamin Exum. At some time, served under Col. Benjamin Williams (Johnston County Regiment). From Franklin County. aka Julius Allford, Julius Alfred.Little Lynches Creek (SC), Camden (SC). Permalink
NC Lodowick Jr. Alford MajorWake County Regiment1778 17834/30/1778, a 2nd Major under Col. Michael Rogers. Possibly served until the end of the war. Permalink
NC Tanner Alford CaptainWake County Regiment1776 17811776, a Captain under Col. John Hinton, Sr. Mid-1781, a Major. Also a Magistrate in Wake County. Permalink