Muster Roll Data Sheet

Personal ID:  VA28739                 
LName:  KENTON                               FName:  MARK                        Suffix:                  
Ethnicity:                    Rank:  CORPORAL               Rank Type:  NCO                 
State:  VA          
Regiment:  1 VA                       Division:  5TH DIVISION                       
Brigade:  1ST VA BRIGADE                        Company: COLONEL THEO BLAND                               

Monthly Status Data 

 

December 1777: FIT FOR DUTY
    January 1778: FIT FOR DUTY
  February 1778: FIT FOR DUTY
March 1778: FIT FOR DUTY
April 1778:
May 1778:
June 1778:

  • First Light Brigade (Dragoons)
  • Muster Roll Data Sheet
    Mark Kenton, Jr.
    was an officer under
    Light Horse Harry Lee
    
    Together they fought at:
    Hanging of Major Andr?
    Brandywine (Sept. 11, 1777)
    Germantown (Oct. 4, 1777)
    Valley Forge
    maybe Valley Forge (winter of 1777-78)       
    Paulus Hook (Aug. 1779)
    Monck's Corner (April 14, 1780)
    Battle of Cowpens (Jan 17, 1781)
    Georgetown, SC (Jan 24-25, 1781)
    Race to the Dan (Feb. 13-14, 1781)
    Haw River, NC (Feb. 25, 1781)
    Guilford Courthouse (March 15, 1781)
    Fort Watson, SC (April 15-23, 1781)
    Fort Motte, SC (May 8-12, 1781)
    Fort Granby, SC (May 15, 1781)
    at the Hornet's Nest in GA
    Fort Galphin, SC (May 19, 1781)
    May 22 Grierson outpost
    siege of Augusta (May 22-June 19,1781) (per J. Carter - "Hornet's Nest")
    Augusta, GA  (June 5, 1781)
    siege of Fort Ninety-Six? (May 22-June 19,1781)
    Quinby Bridge, SC (July 17, 1781)
    Eutaw Springs (Sept. 8, 1781)
    Yorktown (Sept.-Oct. 1781) ?
    Bunker Hill - no
    Monmouth - no
    
    http://www.wlu.edu/~omcguire/guilford.html
    http://www.harwich.edu/depts/history/HHJ/ngreenej.html
    http://www.army.mil/CMH-pg/books/RevWar/KM-Cpns/AWC-KM-FM.htm
    http://www.nps.gov/cowp/Timeline.htm
    http://www.usgennet.org/usa/topic/revwar/timeline.html
    http://www.ukans.edu/~ibetext/rev/index.html
    
    
    1ST DRAGOONS
    
    DIVISION: SUPPORT
    
    BRIGADE: CALVARY ( PULASKI'S)
    
    HISTORY: ORGANIZED JUNE-SEPTEMBER 1776 AT
    WILLIAMSBURG, VA FROM RECRUITS FROM EASTERN
    AND NORTHERN VIRGINIA.
    
    ENTERED VALLEY FORGE WITH 136 MEN ASSIGNED AND
    115 FIT FOR DUTY, LEFT THE SAME MONTH WITH THE
    SAME NUMBERS.
    
    PREVIOUS ENGAGEMENTS: NORTHERN NEW JERSEY,
    DEFENSE OF PHILADELPHIA.
    
     Staff Officers
     Colonel
                          THEODORIK BLAND
     Lt. Colonel
                          BENJAMIN TEMPLE
     Major
                          JOHN JAMESON
     Company Officers
     Captain
                          JOHN BELFIELD
     Captain
                          RICHARD CALL
     Captain
                          ALEXANDER DENDRIDGE
     Captain
                          GUTHBERET HARRISON
     Captain
                          LEWELLEN JONES
     Captain
                          HENRY LEE
     Staff Officers
     Chaplain
                          THOMAS DAVIS
     Quartermaster
                          JOHN HUGHES
     Adjutant
                          ANDREW NIXON
     Paymaster
                          CHRISTIAN BRAYMAN /BARRYMAN
                          GREEN
     Surgeon
                          ROSE
     Surgeon Mate
                          PATRICK CARNE
     Quartermaster
     Sergeant
    
     Sergeant Major
                          JOHN GORDON
     Drum Major
                          JOHN MCLEAN
     Fife Major