Pennsylvania in the Revolutionary War

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''[[United States of America|United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Revolutionary War, 1775 to 1783|U.S. Revolutionary War]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[South Carolina|South Carolina]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[South Carolina Military Records|South Carolina Military]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[South Carolina in the Revolutionary War|South Carolina in the Revolutionary War]]''<br>  
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''[[United States of America|United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Revolutionary War, 1775 to 1783|U.S. Revolutionary War]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Pennsylvania]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Pennsylvania Military Records|Pennsylvania Military]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Pennsylvania in the Revolutionary War|Pennsylvania in the Revolutionary War]]''<br>  
  
 
== Organization  ==
 
== Organization  ==
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=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
  
=== South Carolina Military Units  ===
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=== Pennsylvania Military Units  ===
  
 
Most units were numbered. Some were named. See the list below for links to more detailed information.  
 
Most units were numbered. Some were named. See the list below for links to more detailed information.  
  
South Carolina regiments typically consisted of # companies recruited from specific areas of South Carolina.<br>
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Pennsylvania regiments typically consisted of # companies recruited from specific areas of Pennsylvania.
  
==== County and Townships ====
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==== County and Townships ====
  
 
To determine the counties and townships that made up each of the military units, visit the [http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/revolutionary_war_militia_overview/4125 Pennsylvania Achives website]. &nbsp;Click on the county your ancestor was from.  
 
To determine the counties and townships that made up each of the military units, visit the [http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/revolutionary_war_militia_overview/4125 Pennsylvania Achives website]. &nbsp;Click on the county your ancestor was from.  
  
==== South Carolina Regiments  ====
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==== Pennsylvania Regiments  ====
  
*[[1st South Carolina Regiment (Revolutionary War)|1st South Carolina Regiment]]  
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*[[1st Pennsylvania Regiment (Revolutionary War)|1st Pennsylvania Regiment]]  
*[[2nd South Carolina Regiment (Revolutionary War)|2nd South Carolina Regiment]]  
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*[[2nd Pennsylvania Regiment (Revolutionary War)|2nd Pennsylvania Regiment]]  
*[[3rd South Carolina Regiment (Revolutionary War)|3rd South Carolina Regiment]]  
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*[[3rd Pennsylvania Regiment (Revolutionary War)|3rd Pennsylvania Regiment]]  
*[[4th South Carolina Regiment (Revolutionary War)|4th South Carolina Regiment]]  
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*[[4th Pennsylvania Regiment (Revolutionary War)|4th Pennsylvania Regiment]]  
*[[5th South Carolina Regiment (Revolutionary War)|5th South Carolina Regiment]]
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*[[5th Pennsylvania Regiment (Revolutionary War)|5th Pennsylvania Regiment]]
  
==== South Carolina Districts  ====
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== Battles Fought in Pennsylvania ==
 
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== Battles Fought in South Carolina ==
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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=== Guides to Military Units  ===
 
=== Guides to Military Units  ===
  
For guidebooks to South Carolina's military units for the Revolutionary War, the following sources are helpful:  
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For guidebooks to Pennsylvania's military units for the Revolutionary War, the following sources are helpful:  
  
 
=== Internet Sites  ===
 
=== Internet Sites  ===
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Revision as of 21:52, 31 May 2012

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Contents

Organization

History

Pennsylvania Military Units

Most units were numbered. Some were named. See the list below for links to more detailed information.

Pennsylvania regiments typically consisted of # companies recruited from specific areas of Pennsylvania.

County and Townships

To determine the counties and townships that made up each of the military units, visit the Pennsylvania Achives website.  Click on the county your ancestor was from.

Pennsylvania Regiments

Battles Fought in Pennsylvania

Resources

Service Records

The Family History Library and the National Archives have the:

Pension Records

1840 Census

Regimental Rosters

Regimental rosters with biographical information of South Carolina soldiers are published in:

Committees of Safety

Guides to Military Units

For guidebooks to Pennsylvania's military units for the Revolutionary War, the following sources are helpful:

Internet Sites

References