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Pvt Benjamin Caudill
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Birth: 1730
Brunswick County
Virginia, USA
Death: May 16, 1771
Alamance County
North Carolina, USA

MEMORIAL TO A COLONIAL SOLDIER AND PATRIOT

THE WAR OF REGULATION

THE BATTLE OF ALAMANCE (16 MAY 1771, THE FIRST BATTLE OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION. ALAMANCE, GUILFORD COUNTY, NC.)



PVT. BENJAMIN "CAUDLE" CAUDILL WAS BORN ABT. 1730 IN BRUNSWICK COUNTY, VA. HE DIED IN THE WAR OF REGULATION IN THE BATTLE OF ALAMANCE, ALAMANCE COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA ON 16 MAY 1771. THE BATTLE OF ALAMANCE IS CONSIDERED BY MANY HISTORIANS TO BE THE FIRST BATTLE OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION. HIS BODY WAS NOT RECOVERED AND ASSUMED BURIED ON OR NEAR THE BATTLEFIELD.

AT THE TIME OF THE REGULATOR MOVEMENT, BENJAMIN AND HIS FAMILY WAS LIVING IN CHATHAM COUNTY, NC.

BENJAMIN WAS MARRIED TO MARY ELIZABETH ADAMS WHO WAS BORN ABT. 1734 IN VIRGINIA AND DIED AFT. 1790 IN ANSON COUNTY, NC.

THEY WERE THE PARENTS OF A REVOLUTIONARY WAR SOLDIER, PVT. ABSALOM CAUDLE OF THE 10TH NC REGIMENT. PVT. ABSALOM "CAUDILL" CAUDLE IS RECOGNIZED BY THE DAR #A023690. AFTER THE WAR ABSALOM APPLIED FOR AND RECEIVED A REVOLUTIONARY WAR SOLDIERS PENSION #W10589. HE IS BURIED IN THE ABSALOM CAUDLE CEMETERY, BURNSVILLE, ANSON COUNTY, NC.





 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Adams Caudill (1734 - 1790)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Caudle Cemetery
Peachland
Anson County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Tom Fagart
Record added: Oct 29, 2012
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Pvt Benjamin Caudill
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Pvt Benjamin Caudill
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- nola rhew
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-Anonymous
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- Tom Fagart
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