HALIFAX   COUNTY

 

 

The REVOLUTIONARY WAR

 

 

 

Flags of the Revolutionary War

During the Revolutionary War, there was no standard for flags, but here are 3 that hold a prominent place in history.

 

 

First U.S. Flag

 

 

Betsy Ross Flag

Guilford Courthouse Battle Flag

REVOLUTIONARY WAR PAGES:

 

 

RECORDS ON THIS SITE:

 

The Halifax Resolves

Pension File of Cato Copeland

Pension File of James Carter

Pension File of Benjamin Richardson

Pension File of Elijah Bass

Revolutionary War Soldier Moses Read

Shadrick Lassiter Revolutionary Soldier

Pension Application of Joel Etheridge

Willie Jones of Halifax County

Pension File of John Toney

Pension File of William Carter

Pension File of Isham Scott

Pension File of Allen Sweat

Halifax County Militia Returns, 1779

 

 

 

 

LINKS TO REVOLUTIONARY WAR WEBSITES:

 

Virtual Marching Tour of American Revolutionary War

American Revolution: Timeline of Events

Historical Highlights of North Carolina

Southern Campaign Revolutionary War Pensions & Rosters

The Patriot Resource

The Revolutionary Era in North Carolina: A Guide To Sources

Wikipedia's American Revolutionary War

2nd North Carolina Regiment of the Continental Army

Wikipedia's African Americans in the Revolutionary War

The History Place: Prelude to Revolution

Revolutionary War Sites in North Carolina

Historical Flags of the Revolutionary War

NARA's Pictures of the Revolutionary War

Revolutionary Pensioners Of the South

Forgotten Patriots: African Americans in the War
From the DAR, includes free download of book

 

 

 

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