2. Alexander Hume, Lieut.
2nd Reg. S. C. Continentals.
Killed at the Siege of Savannah, Oct. 9, 1779, while
putting the flag of South Carolina on the British
3. John Hume, aide to Gen. Marion.
4. John Mayrant, acting
Lieut. under Capt. John Paul Jones
on the Bon Homme Richard at the time of her fight with
the Serapis. Also served with Comm. Gillon in the South
5. Daniel Mazyck, Capt.
2nd Reg. S. C. Continentals.
( Jasper's Reg. )
6. Stephen Mazyck, Lieut. 2nd Reg. S. C. Continentals.
7. William Richardson,
Capt. Sth Reg. S. C. Continentals;
afterwards Colonel and Quartermaster General. Captured
at Charleston and by letter from Lord Rawdon commended
to the courtesy of Col. Tarleton, who allowed him to
go on parole to his home in the High Hills of Santee.
8. _______ Simons, Lieut.,
S. C. Continentals.Voluneered
to go with Marine guard on the American frigate Randolph
(32 guns), Capt. Nicholas Biddle. Joseph I'oor was Capt.
of the guard. The Randolph blew up in a fight with
H.M.S. Yarmouth (64 guns). Only five sailors survived.
9. _______ Simons, Lieut.,
killed at the Battle of Eutaw
Springs, Sept. 8, 1781.
10. James Simons, Capt., in
Mayham's Reg. Light Dragoons.
Eutaw flag bearer. Wounded at Cowpens and Eutaw.
11. John Simons, Lieut., killed
at the Battle of Quimby
12. John Simons, Capt., served with Gen. Marion.
13. * Keating Simons, Brigade
Maj., 1781; Chief of Staff to
14. Maurice Simons, Col. with Gen. Marion.
15. Simeon Theus, Capt. 1 st Reg. S. C. Continentals.
Privates and Non-Commissioned Officers under Gen. Marion
16. Charles Simons.
17. James Simons.
18. Maurice Simons.
19. Peter Simons.
20. Robert Simons.
2. William Simons, killed
2. Augustus Y. Simons, Cadet, S. C. M. A. (The Citadel).
3. Benjamin B. Simons,
Ashley Dragoons, 3rd S. C. Cavalry
Reg. (Twin to No. 24).
4. Charles William Simons, Capt., Quartermaster Dept.
5. Edward Simons, Marion's Artillery.
6. * Francis K. Simons, Marion's Artillery.
7. Grange S. Simons,
Capt. in Percival's Co., S. C.
8. Hume Simons, M.D.,
Asst. Surgeon, P.A.
9. I'on Simons, Lieut., Charleston Light Dragoons;
Ferguson's Light Artillery, Army of Tennessee.
10. James Simons, Brig. Gen.,
Commanding 4th Brigade
S. C. Militia. In command on Morris Island during first
attack on Fort Sumter, April 12, 1861.
11. James Simons, 1 st Lieut.,
Bachman's Battery of Light
Artillery, Hampton's Legion.
l2. James E. Simons, Treas.
Dept., C. S. A.; Bat. Local
13. John H. Simons, Marion's Artillery.
14. Keating Simons, Capt.,
S. C. Cavalry; Afterwards Eng.
15. Keating Lewis Simons, Capt., Quartermaster Dept.
16. Lewis E. Simons, Capt.
Keating Simons' S. C. Cavalry.
(Twin to No. 20.)
17. Manning Simons, Co. B,
German Artillery, Baehman's
18. R. Bentham Simons I volunteered
early in 1861 for
state service with the Rutledge Mounted Rifles and did
active duty. In 1 862 he enlisted in the Confederate
States Army and saw active duty as guidon, Palmetto
Guard Siege Train. He was transferred to the Engineer
Dept.in 1864 and at the close of the war surrendered in
19. S. Wragg Simons, Charleston Light Dragoons, 4th S. C.
20. Sedgwick Simons, Maj.
on staff of Gen. J. H. Trapier.
(Twin to No. 16. )
21. T. Grange Simon II, Marion's
22. T Grange Simons III, First
Sgt., Co. B (Washington
23. Thos. Y. Simons, Capt.,
27th S. C. Inf. Reg., Hagood's
24. Thos. Y. Simons, Ashley
Dragoons, 3rd S. C. Cavalry
Reg. (Twin to No. 3.)
25. Wm. Lucas Simons I, volunteered
August 2, 1861, at
the age of sixteen for state service with the Carolina
Light Infantry and did active duty. In 1862 he enlisted
in the Confederate States Army and saw active duty in
the Washington Light Infantry. On January 15, 1865, he
was captured at Fort hisher, N. C., taken to Elmira
Prison, and later exchanged as being one not expected to
live or to be of further service.
26. Wm. W. Simons, Cadet,
S. C. M. A. Saw action at
Pocataligo, Tullifinny Bridge and elsewhere.
Thirty-eight others unaccounted for.
(References: Charleston Yearbook,
1893; Gregg's History of
the Old Cheraws; Pay Indents of the Revolution.)