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American Revolutionary War (ARW)
In the South

The Up-Country of the Carolinas was under control of the British / Tory from 1778 to 1781 during the American Revolution. and General George Washington could not afford the men to protect the South until late September of 1779 With General Benjamin Lincoln "Campaign in the south" Several battles were fought at Camden, Charleston King's Mountain, Cowpens, Guilford Court-House, Hobkirk's Hill, Ninety-Six and Eutaw Springs with "Militia" volunteers from Spartanburg, Union, and York counties. The following are abstracts from:
History of the United States by George Bancroft (6 Vols);
History of the American Nation by Wm. J. Jackman, (9 Vols); and
Battles of the American Revuolution by Curt Johnson

Some American Revolution Campaign's
Chapter 1. An Overview; 1775 - 1782
Chapter 2. British Sir HENRY CLINTON and American General Benjamin LINCOLN; 1778- JUNE 1780
  • 1st Battle of Savannah, GA. Dec. 1778
  • 2nd Battle of Savannah, GA. 08 Sep. to 09 Oct. 1779
  • Battle of Charleston, SC. 29 Mar. to 12 May 1780
Chapter 3. British Lord Charles CORNWALLIS and American General Horatio GATES; JUNE to AUGUST - 1780
  • Battle of Camden, SC. 16 Aug. 1780
Chapter 4. British Lord Charles CORNWALLIS and THE PEOPLE OF THE SOUTH-WEST; AUGUST to NOVEMBER 1780
Chapter 5. THE SEPARATE COMMAND OF American General Daniel MORGAN; NOVEMBER 1780 to FEBRUARY 1781
Chapter 6. American General Nathaneal GREENE; FEBRUARY-SEPTEMBER 1781
  • Battle of Guilford Court-House, NC. 15 Mar. 1781
  • Battle of Hobkirk's Hill, SC. 25 Apr. 1781
  • Battle of Ninety-Six, SC. 22 May to 19 Jun. 1781
  • Battle of Eutaw Springs, SC. 08 Sep. 1781
Chapter 7. MILITARY BATTLES CHRONOLOGY 1775 - 1782

American Revolution Solder Roster
ARW Soldier Roster for Spartanburg Co., SC.
ARW Soldier Roster Up-Country 1840
Officers residing in Up-Country 1790-1850
Sarratt/Sarrett/Surratt-Roster
Sarratt/Sarrett/Surratt-DAR

Loyalist/Tory Roster -SC
Loyalist Roster for SC. Colony

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Text - Copyright © 1996-2001 Paul R. Sarrett, Jr.
Created: Dec. 01, 1996; Aug 10, 2001