Matthew Brandon

Matthew Brandon

Birth
Anson County, North Carolina, USA
Death 9 Sep 1819 (aged 67)
Rowan County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Mill Bridge, Rowan County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 22475792 · View Source
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Matthew Brandon, private, served in North Carolina with The King's Mountain Men, p 151, NCDAR, Roster of SOLS From North Carolina in the AM REV, p 479. Service: Col Joseph Graham. DAR A013778.
He also served in the Second Dragoons under Capt. Francis Moore, Lt.Col. Charles Myddleton and General Sumter during 1781. Salley, Doc., page 81; A.A. 707A; M360.
1780 - Rowan, N.C., He was a Lt. under Capt. John Bandon and Col William Richardson Davie in the N.C. State Calvary, Western Division. He became a Lt. after Lt. George Locke was killed at the battle of Charlotte. Capt. John Brandon was his brother. N. C. Patriots 1775-1783, Their Own Words, Vol. 2, Part 2.

wife: Jane Armstrong Brandon preceded him in death.


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In memory of Matthew Brandon who died on the 9th of Sept 1819 aged 68 years; also of his wife Jane Brandon who died on the 3d of Feb'y 1819 aged 63 1/2 years.

Fellow mortals there was a time
(That time is past)
When in youth we bloomed like thee
A time is coming, it's coming fast,
When you must fade like we.


  • Maintained by: Carol Finethy
  • Originally Created by: PPJ
  • Added: 27 Oct 2007
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  • Carol Finethy
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Matthew Brandon (13 Jan 1752–9 Sep 1819), Find a Grave Memorial no. 22475792, citing Thyatira Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Mill Bridge, Rowan County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Carol Finethy (contributor 47858185) .