American Revolution Patriots (Breitenstein-Bywaters)


  • Breitenstein, John Jacob – John Jacob Breitenstein was born in 1746, in the State of Pennsylvania. He also, went by the Surname of Broadstone. John Jacob Breitenstein was married to Maria Catherine Frey. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of John Jacob Breitenstein, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brelsford, Isaac – Isaac Brelsford was born in 1725. He died on the Ninth day of May, in 1803, in the State of Pennsylvania. Isaac Brelsford was married to Susannah. They were married in the State of Pennsylvania. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Isaac Brelsford, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brewer, Thomas Sackfield – Thomas Sackfield Brewer was born in 1727, in the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Thomas Sackfield Brewer was married to Martha White, in the State of North Carolina, in 1757 or 1758. She was born in 1738, in Hanover County, in the State of Virginia. Thomas Sackfield Brewer died on the Tenth day of November, in 1812, in Orange County, in the State of North Carolina. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Thomas Sackfield Brewer, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brewster, Caleb – Caleb Brewster was born in 1747, in the Setauket was a section of Brookhaven, in Suffolk County, in the State of New York. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of New York. Caleb Brewster held the rank of Seaman, in the Continental Navy. He was also, a member of the Culper Spy Ring, during the American Revolution. It was his job to carry secret messages to and from Long Island and Connecticut, right in front of the British. On one occasion, a British Officer discovered Caleb Brewster, while he waited to receive information from another member of the Culper Ring. Brewster knocked the officer from his horse and forcibly to some of the man’s possessions, before fleeing, making it appear that the confrontation was simply a robbery and not a matter of espionage. The British never captured Caleb Brewster. He settled in the State of Connecticut and became a Blacksmith and a farmer. Caleb Brewster was also, an officer, in the United states Revenue Cutter service, which was a forerunner of the Coast Guard. He died in 1827, in a part of Fairfield, which is now part of Bridgeport. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service of Seaman and Spy Caleb Brewster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brewster, Ichabod – Ichabod Brewster was born in the State of Connecticut. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Ichabod Brewster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brewster, Prince – Prince Brewster was born in the State of Connecticut. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial of military service, of Prince Brewster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brigham, Edmund – Edmund Brigham was born in the State of Massachusetts. He held the rank of Captain, in the Continental Army. Edmund Brigham was married to Sarah Liscom. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, Captain Edmund Brigham, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brigham, John Gott – John Gott Brigham was born on the Eighth day of February, in 1750, in the State of Massachusetts. He died on the Thirtieth day of April, in 1816, in the State of Massachusetts. John Gott Brigham was married to Mary Collins. They were married in the State of Massachusetts. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of John Gott Brigham, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brooks, John Thomas – John Thomas Brooks was born in 1748. He died in 1846. John Thomas Brooks was married to Mary Harrell. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of John Thomas Brooks, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brouilette, Michell – Michell Brouilette was born in Canada. He died on the Sixth day of January, in 1797, in Town of Vincennes, Knox County, in the State of Indiana. Michell Brouilette was buried at the Old Cathedral Cemetery, in the Town of Vincennes, Knox County, in the State of Indiana. He was married to Barbe Boneaux. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial of military service, of Michell Brouilette, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Broussard, Rene – Rene Broussard was born in the Louisiana Territory. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Rene Broussard during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brown, Alexander – Alexander Brown came from Cumberland County, in the State of Pennsylvania. He held the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, in the Continental Army. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Brown, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brown, Alexander – Alexander Brown came from the State of North Carolina. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Alexander Brown, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brown, Joseph – Joseph Brown came from the Town of Armagh, Cumberland County, in the State of Pennsylvania. He held the rank of Captain, in the Continental Army. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Captain Joseph Brown, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brown, Martin – Martin Brown was born on the Fifth day of October, in 1761, in the State of Connecticut. He died on the Eighteenth day of August, in 1824, at the age of sixty three years old, in the State of New York. Martin Brown was married to Sarah Hammond. They were married in the State of Vermont. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Martin Brown, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brownlee, Thomas – Thomas Brownlee was born in the State of Virginia. He held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. Thomas Brownlee was married to Martha Shearer. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Thomas Brownlee, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Bruce, John – John Bruce was born in the Country of Scotland, in 1737. He was mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. John Bruce died in 1816, at the age of seventy-nine years old. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of John Bruce, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Bruce, William – William Bruce came from the State of Virginia. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of William Bruce, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Brutus, Brutus was a black man (or Negro for that time). He was from North Carolina. Brutus also mustered in, in North Carolina. He was a drummer. On the Eight of August in 1821, he received 640 acres of land, for his service in the American Revolution. We have no other information, about the life, death, burial or military service, in the American Revolution.
  • Bryan, James – James Bryan was born in the State of Virginia. He held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. James Bryan was married to Rebecca Enochs. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private James Bryan, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Bryant, John – John Bryant was born on the First day of January, in 1760, in Powhatan County, in the State of Virginia. He died in 1786. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of John Bryant, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Bryant, Jonathan – Jonathan Bryant came from the State of Massachusetts. He was also, mustered into the army in the State of Massachusetts. Jonathan Bryant was a member of General George Washington’s Commander-in-chief’s Guard. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Jonathan Bryant, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Bryant, William – William Bryant was born in the State of North Carolina. He was married to Rachel Wilcoxen. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of William Bryant, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Buckalew, Runyon – Runyon Buckalew came from the County of Middlesex, in the State of New Jersey. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of New Jersey. Runyon Buckalew held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. He a member of a regiment in the Middlesex County, in the State of New Jersey. Runyon Buckalew was also, a member of Captain Robert Nixon’s Light Horse Cavalry, such as Hussars, rode small horses and carried weapons suited to scouting and skirmishing. He served under the command of General George Washington and Captain Robert Nixon. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Runyon Buckalew, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Buchanan, John – John Buchanan came from Cumberland County, in the State of Pennsylvania. He held the rank of Colonel, in the Continental Army. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Colonel John Buchanan, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Buchanan, John – John Buchanan came from the Tyrone Township, Cumberland County, in the State of Pennsylvania. He held the rank of Captain, in the Continental Army. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Captain John Buchanan, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Buntin, Robert – Robert Buntin was born in the Country of Ireland, in 1757. He died on the Eighteenth day of February, in 1839, at the age of eighty-two years old. Robert Buntin was buried at the Greenlawn Cemetery, in the Town of Vincennes, Knox County, in the State of Indiana. He was married to Mary Shannon. She was his second wife. They were married in 1793. Mary Shannon was born in 1775. She died in 1840, at the age of sixty-five years old. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Robert Buntin, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Burgess, Richard – Richard Burgess was born in 1740. He died on the Third day of September, in 1778, in the State of Maryland, in the War for American Independence. Richard Burgess was married to Mary. They were married in the State of Maryland. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Richard Burgess, before or during the American Revolution.
  • Burrows, Norman – Norman Burrows was born in 1756. He died in June, of 1812, in the State of Maryland. Normand Burrows held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. He was married to Esther Turner. They were married in the State of Maryland. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Norman Burrows, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Bush, John – John Bush came from the State of Massachusetts. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Massachusetts. John Bush was a member of General george Washington’s Commander-in-chief’s Guard. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of John Bush, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Busseron, Francis Riday – Francis Riday Busseron was born in 1748, in the Old Post Section, of the Town of Vincennes, Knox County, in the State of Indiana. He died in 1791, in the Town of Vincennes, Knox County, in the State of Indiana. Sometimes his first name is spelled Francois. Francis Riday Busseron was buried at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, in the Town of Vincennes, Knox County, in the State of Indiana. He was married to Franciose Drouet de Richarville, in September of 1773. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Francis Riday Busseron, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Butler, Edmund – Edmund Butler was born in the State of Georgia. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Edmund Butler, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Butler, Ezekiel – Ezekiel Butler was married to Mabel Jones. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Ezekiel Butler, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Butler, Joseph – Joseph Butler was born in 1760. He died in January of 1818, in the State of Virginia. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial of military, service of Joseph Butler, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Butler, Thomas – Thomas Butler held the rank of Colonel, in the Continental Army. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Colonel Thomas Butler, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Byars, John – John Byars came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. John Byars held the rank of Captain, in the Continental Army. He was born in 1734. John Byars died in 1781. He was married to Elizabeth Thomason. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Captain John Byars, before or during the American Revolution.
  • Byrd, Benjamin – Benjamin Byrd was born in 1739. He died on the Twenty-third day of August, in 1823, in the State of North Carolina. Benjamin Byrd was married to Elizabeth. They were married in the State of North Carolina. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Benjamin Byrd, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Byrns, Thomas – Thomas Byrns Came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the State of Virginia. Thomas Byrns held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Thirtieth day of December, in 1784, he received a bounty of One hundred acres of land, in the State of Virginia. Thomas Byrns was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Thomas Byrns, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Byron, Laurence – Laurence Byron came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the state of North Carolina. Laurence Byron held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-fourth day of October, in 1783, he received a bounty of two hundred and twenty-eight acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Laurence Byron was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Laurence Byron, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Byrum, Lawrence – Lawrence Byrum came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Lawrence Byrum held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Fifteenth day of January, in 1821, he received a bounty of two hundred and twenty-eight acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Lawrence Byrum was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Lawrence Byrum, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Bywaters, Robert – Robert Bywaters was born in the State of Virginia. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Robert Bywaters, during or after the American Revolution.