The American Revolution
South Carolina Artillery

Muster Roll of Capt. Richard B. Roberts' Company
of the South Carolina Continental Corps of Artillery,
Commanded by Col. Owen Roberts

HEAD QUARTERS, Purysburgh, March 19, 1779.

OFFICERS RANK DATE OF COMM'N. REMARKS.
Richard B. Roberts Captain June 4, 1777 Present.
John Gorgan Capt.-Lieut. May 30, 1778 Present.
Frederick Von Plater 1st Lieut. October 28, 1778 Present.
NCO & PRIVATES RANK DATE OF
ENLISTMENT
TIME OF
SERVICE
REMARKS
John Smith Sergeant June 3, 1777 3 years Absent on Guard.
Brice Mathews Sergeant Nov. 21, 1777 3 years Present.
Joseph Hull Corporal June 25, 1777 The war Present.
John Sessions Corporal June 29, 1778 3 years On Detachment.
Edward Conner Corporal June 29, 1778 3 years Present.
Robert Goodall Gunner Sept. 17, 1777 The war Present.
Benjamin Williams Gunner June 2, 1777 3 years Present.
Alexander McMullan Gunner Feb. 3, 1779 16 months Present.
Aaron Baroth Gunner June 3, 1777 3 years Absent on Duty.
MATROSSES DATE OF
ENLISTMENT
TIME OF
SERVICE
REMARKS
David Cunningham June 3, 1777 3 years Present.
John Driver July 14, 1778 3 years Present.
Joseph Johnson June 2, 1777 The war Present.
John Causey Sept. 5, 1778 3 years Present.
John Murrow July 16, 1778 3 years Present.
Samuel White Sept. 25, 1777 The war Present.
Jacob Paul June 2, 1777 The war Present.
John Porter June 19, 1777 The war Present.
Aquilla Sing July 18, 1778 3 years Sick in Fix Hospital.
John Colby Aug. 10, 1778 The war Present.
James Roe July 22, 1778 The war Present.
Lewis Cornyorck The war Sick in Fix Hospital.
Charles McIver Aug. 2, 1778 3 years Present.
James Hughes June 1, 1777 3 years Present.
John Conner The war Present.
Nicholas Glossom The war Present.
James Lewis 3 years Present.
Michael Lewis Sept. 17, 1778 The war Present.
Isaac Garrick Feb. 16, 1779 16 months Present.
Wm. Maloy 3 years Present.
James Causey Sept. 5, 1778 3 years Present.
Denis Chaloque The war Deserted.
Joseph Antonio Sept. 17, 1778 The war Deserted.
Samuel Hickman July 21, 1778 3 years On Detachment.
Robert William May 28, 1778 The war On Detachment.
Hill Hewet June 2, 1777 3 years On Detachment.
Nicholas Prince Aug. 3, 1778 3 years Absent on Duty.
Samuel Jefft July 16, 1778 The war Sick in Gen. Hospital.
William Read, Drummer Sept. 21, 1777 The war Sick in Fix Hospital.
Wm. Fleming, Fifer The war Present.
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Present Captains, 1; Capt.-Lieutenants, 1; 1st Lieutenant, 1;
Sergeant-Major, 1; Sergeants, 1; Corporals, 2; Fifers, 1; Gunners, 3; Matrosses, 19.
Absent. Sergeants, 1; Corporals, 1; Drummers, 1; Gunners, 1; Matrosses, 7.

I do swear that the within Muster Roll is a true state of the Company, without fraud to the United States, or to any individual thereof, according to the best of my knowledge.

R. B. ROBERTS, Capt. Artillery.

Sworn before me this
19th March, 1779.
J. Wise.
Then mustered as certified by
F. BREMAR, Deputy Muster Master.

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