List of Patriots (American Revolution)

Patriots were those colonists of the Thirteen Colonies who rejected British rule during the American Revolution. Most of the individuals listed below served it in multiple capacities.

Statesmen and office holdersEdit

Businessmen and writersEdit

Military officersEdit

African-American PatriotsEdit


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