American Revolution Patriots (Neall-Nelms)


  • Neall, James – James Neall came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. James Neall held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On the Sixth day of December, in 1786, he received a bounty of two hundred and fifty acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. James Neall was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sergeant James Neall, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Neary, John – John Neary came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. John Neary held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of fifty acres of land from the State of Maryland. John Neary was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sergeant John Neary, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Ned, Ned was a black man (Negro is how he was listed). He was from the Town of Fairfield, Fairfield County in the State of Connecticut, the Sufferer area of what was then, the Connecticut Western Preserve. The Sufferer’s sections of the British colonies in North America, were established by order of King George III, of England. He had the Sufferer’s areas created to separate the sick and the diseased from the general Population. Ned received 7 pounds and 4 pence, in British money for his activities in the American War of Independence.  We have no other information about Ned’s life, death, burial or military service in the American Revolution.
  • Needham, Isaac – Isaac Needham came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Isaac Needham held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Ninth day of February, in 1784, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Isaac Needham was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Isaac Needham, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Needham, John – John Needham was born in the State of North Carolina. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of John Needham, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Needham, John – John Needham came from the State of North Carolina, He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. John Needham held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Sixteenth day of August, in 1821, he received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. John Needham was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private John Needham, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Needham, Thomas – Thomas Needham came from the State of North Carolina, He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Thomas Needham held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On the Fifth day of September, in 1821, his heirs received a bounty of one thousand acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Thomas Needham’s heirs was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sergeant Thomas Needham, before of during the American Revolution.
  • Needham, Thomas – Thomas Needham came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. Thomas Needham held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-ninth day of September, in 1787, his Executor, John Stewart received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. Thomas Needham’s executor was given the bounty of land, because of Thomas Needham’s courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Thomas Needham, before or during or  the American Revolution.
  • Needhand, William A. – William A. Needhand came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. William A. Needhand held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of fifty acres of land from the State of Maryland. William A. Needhand  was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sergeant  William A. Needhand, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Neely, Abraham – Abraham Neely came from the State of New York. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of New York. Abraham Neely held the rank of Captain, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-fourth day of August, in 1790, he received a bounty of eighteen hundred acres of land, from the State of New York. Abraham Neely was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Captain Abraham Neely, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Neely, David – David Neely came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. David Neely held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-first of December, in 1785, his heirs received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. David Neely’s heirs were 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 David Neely, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Neely, Richard – Richard Neely came from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Third day of May, in 1785, he received a bounty of two hundred,eighty-seven and one / half acres of land, from the State of Georgia. Richard Neely was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Richard Neely, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Neidlinger, John Godlieb – John Godlieb Niedlinger came from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. John Godlieb Niedlinger was a Refugee, in the State of Georgia. A Refugee was a person, who lost his home. Often, a family lost their home, because the British burned it down. The British burned down many homes of the American soldiers and sympathizers, during the American Revolutionary War. On the Twenty-ninth day of January, in 1784, John Godlieb Neidlinger received a bounty of two hundred and fifty acres of land, from the State of Georgia. He was given the bounty of 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 Refugee John Godlieb Niedlinger, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Neighbours, John – John Neighbours came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. John Neighbours held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of fifty acres of land from the State of Maryland. John Neighbours was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private John Neighbours, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Neil, Nicholas – Nicholas Neil came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Nicholas Neil held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On the First day of April, in 1783, he received a bounty of four hundred, sixty-six and two / thirds acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Nicholas Neil was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sergeant Nicholas Neil, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Neill Nicholas– Nicholas Neill came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. Nicholas Neill held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On the Twelfth of March, in 1787, he received a bounty of two hundred and fifty acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. Nicholas Neill 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 Sergeant Nicholas Neill, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Neill, Thomas – Thomas Neill came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. Thomas Neill held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of fifty acres of land from the State of Maryland. Thomas Neill was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Thomas Neill, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Neilly Benjamin– Benjamin Neilly came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. Benjamin Neilly held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. On the Thirtieth of September, in 1787, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. Benjamin Neilly 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 Lieutenant Benjamin Neilly, during or after the American Revolution
  • Neilly Benjamin– Benjamin Neilly came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. Benjamin Neilly held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. On the Thirtieth of September, in 1787, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. Benjamin Neilly 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 Lieutenant Benjamin Neilly, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Neilson, John – John Neilson came from the State of New York. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of New York. John Neilson held the rank of Fifer, in the Continental Army. The age of a soldier was supposed to be at least sixteen years old. The age of a Musician was supposed to be at least twelve years old. These regulations were sometimes ignored. The musical instruments were included the drum, fife bugle as well as others. The instruments were used to relay messages to the troops. On the Ninth day of July, in 1790, he received a bounty of five hundred acres of land, from the State of New York. John Neilson was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Fifer John Neilson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Neilson, John – John Neilson came from the State of New York. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of New York. John Neilson held the rank of Matross, in the Continental Army. A Matross was a mate or helper to a cannonier or the soldier who fired the cannon. His duties were to care for the cannon, load the cannon and clean the cannon. When the army traveled the Matross would walk with the supply wagons and guard the wagons and the supplies, along the way. On the Ninth day if July, in 1790, John Neilson received a bounty of five hundred acres of land, from the State of New York. He was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. John Neilson served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Matross John Neilson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nellson, Thomas – Thomas Nellson came from the State of New York. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of New York. Thomas Nellson held the rank of Matross, in the Continental Army. A Matross was a mate or helper to a cannonier or the soldier who fired the cannon. His duties were to care for the cannon, load the cannon and clean the cannon. When the army traveled the Matross would walk with the supply wagons and guard the wagons and the supplies, along the way. On the Ninth day if July, in 1790, Thomas Nellson received a bounty of six hundred acres of land, from the State of New York. He was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. Thomas Nellson served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Matross Thomas Nellson, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelly, John – John Nelly came from the State of Georgia. He was a Minuteman. Minutemen were members of militias, or armies of non professional soldiers, in the American Revolutionary War. They were major contributors to the war and were trained to respond to threats at a moments notice. Not only did they provide quick military action, but they created a network to quickly relay information across the colonies, on horseback. On the Twenty-seventh day of April, in 1784, John Nelly received a bounty of two hundred, eighty-seven and one / half acres of land, from the State of Georgia. He was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the Was for American Independence. John Nelly served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Minuteman John Nelly, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelme, Samuel J. – Samuel J. Nelme came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of fifty acres of land from the State of Maryland. Samuel J. Nelme was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Samuel J. Nelme, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelms, Charles – Charles Nelms came from the State of North Carolina, He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Charles Nelms held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-ninth day of September, in 1784, he received a bounty of two hundred and seventy-four acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Charles Nelms was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Charles Nelms, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelms, Charles – Charles Nelms came from the State of Virginia, He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Charles Nelms held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On the First day of March, in 1784, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Charles Nelms was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sergeant Charles Nelms, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelms, Jesse – Jesse Nelms came from the State of North Carolina, He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Jesse Nelms held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Ninth day of September, in 1785, his heirs received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Jesse Nelms’ heirs were given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Jesse Nelms, before of during the American Revolution.
  • Nelms, John – John Nelms came from the State of North Carolina, He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. John Nelms held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Ninth day of December, in 1797, he received a bounty of two hundred and seventy-four acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. John Nelms was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private John Nelms, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Nelms, Meredith – Meredith Nelms came from the State of Virginia, He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Meredith Nelms held the rank of Seaman, in the Continental Army. On the Second day of September, in 1783, he received a bounty of one hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Meredith Nelms was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. He served under the command of General George Washington. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Seaman Meredith Nelms, during or after the American Revolution.