The American Revolution in North Carolina

Camden County Regiment of Militia

Date Established:


Original Officers:

May 9, 1777
(Was the 2nd Pasquotank County Regiment)

Col. Isaac Gregory
Col. Dempsey Burgess
Col. John Gregory
Col. Peter Dauge

Col. Isaac Gregory
Lt. Col. Dempsey Burgess
1st Maj. Joshua Campbell
2nd Maj. John Gray

Known Lt. Colonels:

Known Majors: 

Known Adjutants:

Lt. Col. Dempsey Burgess
Lt. Col. Joshua Campbell

1st Maj. Joshua Campbell
2nd Maj. John Gray
Maj. William Furley
2nd Maj. Charles Grandy
Maj. John Gregory
Maj. Cornelius Grey

Stephen Dauge

Known Captains:

Enoch Dailin

Peter Dauge, Jr.

Henry Forbes

John Forbes

Charles Grandy

? Harbard

Richard Howe

John Jones

Caleb Koen

Thomas Lurry

John Pedrick

Jacob Taylor


Spencer West


Brief History of Regiment:

On May 9, 1777, Camden County was created and the 2nd Pasquotank County Regiment was renamed to the Camden County Regiment of Militia.

The Camden County Regiment was active until the end of the war. Units of this regiment were known to have participated in the following known battles/skirmishes:


Known Battles / Skirmishes:


Stono Ferry (SC)


Guilford Court House

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