4th Pennsylvania Regiment (Revolutionary War)

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Brief History

Colonels

Companies

Company A - Captain Edward Scull of Berks County, Captain William Henderson
Company B - Captain William Gray of Northumberland County
Company C - Captain Benjamin Fishbourne, Captain Henry Bicker Jr.
Company D - Captain John McGowan (or McGowen) of Northampton County
Company E - Captain Benjamin Burd of Bedford County, Captain John Mears of Berks County, Captain George Tudor
Company F - Captain William Cross of Hanover, York County, Captain David Brown, Captain William Sproat
Company G - Captain Robert Connelly of Northumberland County
Company H - "Major's Company" Major Thomas Church
Company I - "Lieutenant Colonel's Company" Lieutenant Colonel William Butler, David Brown, William Sproat, Thomas Campbell


Sources:
  • Trussell, John B.B. and Charles C. Dallas. The Pennsylvania Line; Regimental Organization and Operations, 1776-1783. Harrisburg, Pa.: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1977. Digital version at Family History Archive.
Rosters Companies

Many personnel had previously served in the 3rd Pennsylvania Battalion.

Company A - Captain William West, Captain Matthew Knox
Company B - Captain Alexander Graydon
Company C - Captain David Lennox
Company D - Captain Thomas Langhorne Byles
Company E - Captain Joseph Hubley
Company F - Captain Walter Stewart, Captain George Tudor
Company G - Captain Peter Scull, Captain Joseph Davenport
Company H - Captain Henry Allice, Captain Evan Edwards


Sources:
  • Trussell, John B.B. and Charles C. Dallas. The Pennsylvania Line; Regimental Organization and Operations, 1776-1783. Harrisburg, Pa.: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1977. Digital version at Family History Archive.

Other Officers

Other Sources

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