The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania

  Unit History  
 
 
  Date Action
  25 Oct 1776 Activated  
  1 Jul 1778 Absorbed   11th Pennsylvania Regiment (Old)
  17 Jan 1781 Disbanded  
 
 
 
  Military Actions  
 
  Date Military Action
  3 Jan 1777 Princeton
  10 Jan - May 1777 Morristown Encampment, 1777
  Mar - Nov 1777 New Jersey Campaign, 1777
  12-13 Apr 1777 Bound Brook
  20 Apr 1777 Piscataway, NJ (I)
  16 Jul 1777 - 15 Jun 1781 Philadelphia, Garrison
  3 Sep 1777 Iron Hill (Cooch's Bridge), Delaware
  11 Sep 1777 Brandywine
  19 Sep 1777 Paoli
  4 Oct 1777 Germantown
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777 Whitemarsh Encampment
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778 Valley Forge Encampment
  28 Jun 1778 Monmouth
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779 Middlebrook Encampment
  Apr - Oct 1779 New Jersey Campaign, 1779
  15 Sep - 15 Nov 1779 West Point, Garrison Duty
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780 Morristown Encampment, 1779
  Apr - Oct 1780 New Jersey Summer Campaign
  16 Apr 1780 New Bridge / Paramus, NJ
  23 Jun 1780 Springfield, NJ
  21 Jul 1780 Blockhouse - Bergen Heights
  25 Sep 1780 West Point Reinforcement
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781 Morristown Encampment, 1780
 
 
  Officer List  
 
  James Ashton  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1777   Ensign         Commissioned
  1 Jul 1778   Ensign         Supernumerary
 
  Joseph Banks  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  10 Jan - May 1777   Ensign   Morristown Encampment, 1777     Assigned 24 Feb 1777
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Ensign   Whitemarsh Encampment     Assigned 4 Dec 1777
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Lieutenant   Valley Forge Encampment     Assigned 3 Jun 1778
  1 Jan 1781   Lieutenant         Retired
 
  Alexander Bensted  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  1 Dec 1776   Volunteer       Paymaster  
  3 Jan 1777   Volunteer   Princeton    
  11 Sep 1777   Volunteer   Brandywine    
  19 Sep 1777   Volunteer   Paoli    
  4 Oct 1777   Volunteer   Germantown    
  2 Jun 1778   Ensign       Paymaster  
  28 Jun 1778   Ensign   Monmouth    
  Apr - Oct 1779   Ensign   New Jersey Campaign, 1779    
  1 Mar 1780   First Lieutenant       Paymaster  
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   First Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
  1 Jan 1781   First Lieutenant       Paymaster   Deranged
 
  Adam Bettin  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  10 Aug 1778   Captain Lieutenant        
  Apr - Oct 1779   Captain Lieutenant   New Jersey Campaign, 1779    
  21 Jul 1780   Captain Lieutenant   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights    
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   Captain Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1780     DIS, 1 Jan 1781
 
  Henry Bicker, Sr.  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  25 Oct 1776   Major        
 
  Samuel Boude  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   Ensign        
 
  James Brooke  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  15 Sep 1780   Ensign        
 
  Benjamin Burd (Byrd)  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   First Lieutenant   Middlebrook Encampment     Assigned 13 Jan 1779
 
  Edward Burke  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   Captain Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1779     Assigned 16 Mar 1780
 
  George Calhoun  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   Captain       Commander, 4th Company  
  3 Jan 1777   Captain   Princeton    
  10 Jan - May 1777   Captain   Morristown Encampment, 1777    
  12-13 Apr 1777   Captain   Bound Brook    
  11 Sep 1777   Captain   Brandywine    
  19 Sep 1777   Captain   Paoli    
  4 Oct 1777   Captain   Germantown    
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Captain   Whitemarsh Encampment    
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Captain   Valley Forge Encampment    
  28 Jun 1778   Captain   Monmouth    
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Captain   Middlebrook Encampment     DIS, 21 Mar 1779
 
  Ebenezeer Carson  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   Second Lieutenant        
  Mar - Nov 1777   First Lieutenant   New Jersey Campaign, 1777     Assigned 18 Apr 1777
  3 Sep 1777   First Lieutenant   Iron Hill (Cooch's Bridge), Delaware     POW
  Apr - Oct 1779   Captain   New Jersey Campaign, 1779     POW 1 Apr 1779
  22 Dec 1780   Captain         Released
 
  James Chambers  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  12 Mar 1777   Colonel       Commander  
 
  John Cole  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   Ensign        
  Mar - Nov 1777   Second Lieutenant   New Jersey Campaign, 1777     Assigned 30 Apr 1777
  1 Jul 1778   Second Lieutenant         Retired (Deranged)
 
  William Cox  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   Captain        
  1 Jul 1778   Captain         Retired (Deranged)
 
  Septimus Davis  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   First Lieutenant   Middlebrook Encampment     Assigned 16 Dec 1778
  Mar - Nov 1777   Captain Lieutenant   New Jersey Campaign, 1777     Assigned 13 Apr 1779
  24 Feb 1780   Captain Lieutenant         Resigned
 
  Daniel Dennis  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Second Lieutenant   Whitemarsh Encampment     Assigned 5 Nov 1777
  1 Jul 1778   Second Lieutenant         Retired (Deranged)
 
  Peter Drummond  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  Mar - Nov 1777   Second Lieutenant   New Jersey Campaign, 1777     Assigned 18 Apr 1777
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   First Lieutenant   Whitemarsh Encampment     Assigned 22 Nov 1777
  17 Jan 1781   First Lieutenant         Retired
 
  Michael Everley  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  Mar - Nov 1777   Sergeant   New Jersey Campaign, 1777    
  Apr 1777   Sergeant        
  12-13 Apr 1777   Sergeant   Bound Brook    
  11 Sep 1777   Sergeant   Brandywine     Wounded
  19 Sep 1777   Sergeant   Paoli    
  4 Oct 1777   Sergeant   Germantown    
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Sergeant   Whitemarsh Encampment    
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Sergeant   Valley Forge Encampment    
  28 Jun 1778   Sergeant   Monmouth    
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Sergeant   Middlebrook Encampment    
  Apr - Oct 1779   Sergeant   New Jersey Campaign, 1779    
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   Sergeant   Morristown Encampment, 1779    
  Apr - Oct 1780   Ensign   New Jersey Summer Campaign    
  1 Apr 1780   Ensign        
  21 Jul 1780   Ensign   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights    
  Nov 1780   Second Lieutenant        
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   Second Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
 
  William Feltman  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   Ensign        
  13 Jan 1777   Second Lieutenant         Capt Weaver's company; POW guard, Lancaster, Pa
  30 Oct 1777   First Lieutenant        
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   First Lieutenant   Whitemarsh Encampment     Assigned 7 Nov 1777
 
  James Grier  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  23 Oct 1777   Major        
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Major   Whitemarsh Encampment    
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Major   Valley Forge Encampment    
  28 Jun 1778   Major   Monmouth    
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Major   Middlebrook Encampment    
  Apr - Oct 1780   Major   New Jersey Summer Campaign    
  21 Jul 1780   Major   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights    
 
  Jacob Giles Hicks  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   First Lieutenant   Valley Forge Encampment     Assigned 1 Apr 1778
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   Captain Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1779     Assigned 1 Mar 1780
 
  Robert Hooper  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  Mar - Nov 1777   Second Lieutenant   New Jersey Campaign, 1777     Assigned 29 Apr 1777
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   First Lieutenant   Valley Forge Encampment     Assigned 1 Jun 1778
  1 Jul 1778   First Lieutenant         Retired (Deranged)
 
  Adam Hubley, Jr.  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  6 Dec 1776   Major         Promoted
  10 Jan - May 1777   Major   Morristown Encampment, 1777    
  10 Jan - May 1777   Lieutenant Colonel   Morristown Encampment, 1777    
  Mar - Nov 1777   Lieutenant Colonel   New Jersey Campaign, 1777    
  12 Mar 1777   Lieutenant Colonel         Promoted
  12-13 Apr 1777   Lieutenant Colonel   Bound Brook    
  11 Sep 1777   Lieutenant Colonel   Brandywine    
  19 Sep 1777   Lieutenant Colonel   Paoli    
  4 Oct 1777   Lieutenant Colonel   Germantown    
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Lieutenant Colonel   Whitemarsh Encampment    
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Lieutenant Colonel   Valley Forge Encampment    
  28 Jun 1778   Lieutenant Colonel   Monmouth    
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Lieutenant Colonel   Middlebrook Encampment    
  Apr - Oct 1779   Lieutenant Colonel   New Jersey Campaign, 1779    
 
  Richard Humpton  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  1 Jul 1778   Colonel       Commander  
  Apr - Oct 1779   Colonel   New Jersey Campaign, 1779    
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   Colonel   Morristown Encampment, 1779    
  Apr - Oct 1780   Colonel   New Jersey Summer Campaign    
  21 Jul 1780   Colonel   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights    
 
  Adam Keller  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  20 Apr 1777   Ensign   Piscataway, NJ (I)    
  1 Nov 1777   Second Lieutenant         Promoted
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   First Lieutenant   Valley Forge Encampment     Promoted 3 Jun 1778
  1 Jul 1778   First Lieutenant         Retired (Deranged)
 
  William Knox  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   Second Lieutenant        
  Mar - Nov 1777   First Lieutenant   New Jersey Campaign, 1777     Promoted 30 Apr 1777
  1 Jul 1778   First Lieutenant         Retired (Deranged)
 
  James Lang  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   Captain       Company Commander; Supply Commissioner  
  3 Jan 1777   Captain   Princeton    
  Mar - Nov 1777   Captain   New Jersey Campaign, 1777    
  12-13 Apr 1777   Captain   Bound Brook    
  11 Sep 1777   Captain   Brandywine    
  19 Sep 1777   Captain   Paoli    
  4 Oct 1777   Captain   Germantown    
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Captain   Whitemarsh Encampment    
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Captain   Valley Forge Encampment    
  28 Jun 1778   Captain   Monmouth    
  1 Apr 1779   Captain       Company Commander; Supply Commissioner   Resigned
 
  Robert Martin  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Ensign   Middlebrook Encampment    
  Apr - Oct 1779   Ensign   New Jersey Campaign, 1779    
  19 Jul 1779   Ensign        
  15 Sep - 15 Nov 1779   Ensign   West Point, Garrison Duty    
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   First Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1779    
  Apr - Oct 1780   First Lieutenant   New Jersey Summer Campaign    
  10 Apr 1780   First Lieutenant        
  21 Jul 1780   First Lieutenant   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights    
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   First Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
 
  James McLean  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1777   Staff Officer       Regimental Adjutant  
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Staff Officer   Valley Forge Encampment    
  2 Jun 1778   Ensign       Regimental Adjutant  
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Ensign   Middlebrook Encampment    
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   First Lieutenant   Middlebrook Encampment    
  21 Mar 1779   First Lieutenant       Regimental Adjutant  
  Apr - Oct 1779   First Lieutenant   New Jersey Campaign, 1779    
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   First Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1779    
  Apr - Oct 1780   First Lieutenant   New Jersey Summer Campaign    
  21 Jul 1780   First Lieutenant   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights    
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   First Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
  3 Feb 1781   First Lieutenant         Assigned To Philadelphia; Garrison Duty
 
  Robert McMordie  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  1 Jul 1778   Chaplain        
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Chaplain   Middlebrook Encampment    
 
  William McMurray  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  1 Jul 1778   First Lieutenant         Detached Duty, Corps of Sappers and Miners
 
  Richard Miller  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  Apr - Oct 1779   Ensign   New Jersey Campaign, 1779     Assigned 4 Apr 1779
 
  George Nagel  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  10 Jan - May 1777   Colonel   Morristown Encampment, 1777     Assigned 7 Feb 1777
  1 Jul 1778   Colonel         Retired; Deranged; Merger w/ 11th Pennsylvania Regiment
 
  Caleb North  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  12 Mar 1777   Major        
  12-13 Apr 1777   Major   Bound Brook    
  3 Sep 1777   Major   Iron Hill (Cooch's Bridge), Delaware    
  11 Sep 1777   Major   Brandywine    
  19 Sep 1777   Major   Paoli    
  4 Oct 1777   Major   Germantown    
 
  Robert Patton  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  1 Apr 1778   Captain         On Parole; Promoted
  3 Jan 1781   Captain         Exchanged; Deranged
 
  Enos Reeves  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  1 Jul 1778   First Lieutenant       Regimental Adjutant  
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   First Lieutenant   Middlebrook Encampment    
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   First Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1779    
  Apr - Oct 1780   First Lieutenant   New Jersey Summer Campaign    
  16 Apr 1780   First Lieutenant   New Bridge / Paramus, NJ    
  23 Jun 1780   First Lieutenant   Springfield, NJ    
  25 Sep 1780   First Lieutenant   West Point Reinforcement    
  1 Nov 1780   First Lieutenant       Regimental Quartermaster  
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   First Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
 
  Andrew Robinson  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Jan 1781   Second Lieutenant         Exchanged; did not reenter
 
  Michael Ryan  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  23 Oct 1777   Major       Brigade Major  
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Major   Whitemarsh Encampment    
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Major   Valley Forge Encampment    
  9 May 1778   Captain       Position Disputed   Promotion Suspended
  28 Jun 1778   Captain   Monmouth    
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Captain   Middlebrook Encampment    
  13 Jun 1779   Captain       Brigade Major   Resigned
 
  Robert Sample  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   Captain       Commander, 5th Company  
  Mar - Nov 1777   Captain   New Jersey Campaign, 1777    
  12-13 Apr 1777   Captain   Bound Brook    
  16 Jul 1777 - 15 Jun 1781   Captain   Philadelphia, Garrison    
  11 Sep 1777   Captain   Brandywine    
  19 Sep 1777   Captain   Paoli    
  4 Oct 1777   Captain   Germantown    
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Captain   Whitemarsh Encampment    
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Captain   Valley Forge Encampment     POW, 7 Mar 1778, near Germantown
  4 Nov 1780   Captain       Commander, 5th Company   Exchanged
  17 Jan 1781   Captain       Commander, 5th Company   Retired
 
  David Schrack  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   First Lieutenant        
  17 Oct 1777   Captain         Promoted
  1 Jul 1778   Captain         Deranged; merger w/ "Old" 11th Pennsylvania Regiment
 
  Peter Shiles  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  10 Jan - May 1777   Second Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1777    
  Mar - Nov 1777   Second Lieutenant   New Jersey Campaign, 1777    
  20 Apr 1777   Second Lieutenant        
  11 Sep 1777   Second Lieutenant   Brandywine     Wounded
  5 Nov 1777   Second Lieutenant         DIS
 
  Jacob Stake  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   First Lieutenant        
  Mar - Nov 1777   First Lieutenant   New Jersey Campaign, 1777    
  12-13 Apr 1777   First Lieutenant   Bound Brook    
  11 Sep 1777   First Lieutenant   Brandywine    
  19 Sep 1777   First Lieutenant   Paoli    
  4 Oct 1777   First Lieutenant   Germantown    
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Captain   Whitemarsh Encampment    
  12 Nov 1777   Captain       Company Commander  
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Captain   Valley Forge Encampment    
  28 Jun 1778   Captain   Monmouth    
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Captain   Middlebrook Encampment    
  Apr - Oct 1779   Captain   New Jersey Campaign, 1779    
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   Captain   Morristown Encampment, 1779    
  Apr - Oct 1780   Captain   New Jersey Summer Campaign    
  21 Jul 1780   Captain   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights    
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   Captain   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
 
  John Steele  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   First Lieutenant        
  10 Jan - May 1777   First Lieutenant   Morristown Encampment, 1777    
  Mar - Nov 1777   First Lieutenant   New Jersey Campaign, 1777    
  12-13 Apr 1777   First Lieutenant   Bound Brook    
  11 Sep 1777   First Lieutenant   Brandywine     Wounded
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   First Lieutenant   Valley Forge Encampment    
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Captain Lieutenant   Valley Forge Encampment    
  27 May 1778   Captain Lieutenant        
  28 Jun 1778   Captain Lieutenant   Monmouth    
  1 Oct 1778   Captain Lieutenant       Company Commander  
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Captain Lieutenant   Middlebrook Encampment    
  21 Mar 1779   Captain       Company Commander  
  Apr - Oct 1779   Captain   New Jersey Campaign, 1779    
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   Captain   Morristown Encampment, 1779    
  Apr - Oct 1780   Captain   New Jersey Summer Campaign    
  21 Jul 1780   Captain   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights    
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   Captain   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
 
  Alexander Stewart  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  Apr - Oct 1779   Surgeon   New Jersey Campaign, 1779     Assigned 10 Oct 1779
 
  Harmon Stout  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  4 Dec 1776   First Lieutenant         Promoted
  10 Jan - May 1777   Captain   Morristown Encampment, 1777     Assigned 12 Feb 1777
  1 Mar 1780   Captain         Retired
 
  Jacob Tolbert  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Second Lieutenant   Whitemarsh Encampment     Assigned 7 Nov 1777
  1 Jul 1778   Second Lieutenant         Retired (Deranged)
 
  John Van Court  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  15 Sep 1780   Ensign        
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   Ensign   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
 
  Jacob Weaver  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   Captain   Morristown Encampment, 1780     Exchanged; reentered service 12 Dec 1780
  1 Jan 1781   Captain         Retired
 
  Francis White  
 
  Date   Rank   Military Action   Position   Status
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Ensign   Valley Forge Encampment     Assigned 2 Jun 1778
  Apr - Oct 1779   Lieutenant   New Jersey Campaign, 1779     Assigned 2 Aug 1779
 

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