Indian Attacks in Southwest Virginia:The Data

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Index Persons Fate* Date Location Article
2 James Boone K 10 Oct 1773 Head of Wallens Creek 2
3 Henry Russell K Head of Wallens Creek
4 Charles (Slave) K Head of Wallens Creek
5 John Mendenhall K Head of Wallens Creek
6 Richard Mendenhall K Head of Wallens Creek
7 ? Drake K Head of Wallens Creek
8 Isaac Crabtree E Head of Wallens Creek
9 Adam (slave) E Head of Wallens Creek
10 John Henry K 9 September, 1774 Thompson's Valley on the south side of Rich Mountain, a short distance east of Plum Tree Gap, 3
11 Mrs. John Henry K Thompson's Valley on the south side of Rich Mountain, a short distance east of Plum Tree Gap,
12 three small Henry Children K Thompson's Valley on the south side of Rich Mountain, a short distance east of Plum Tree Gap,
13 Samuel Lammey C 9 September, 1774 on the North Fork of the Holston about a mile from the upper end of Campbell's Choice (This is near Broad Ford in Smythe County), now called the Clay Lick 4
14 Two of John Blackmore's Negro Slaves C September 23, 1774, Blackmore's fort 5
15 John Roberts K September 24, 1774 King's Mill on Reedy Creek, in Sullivan Co., TN, near the present Kingsport 6
16 wife of John Roberts K King's Mill on Reedy Creek, in Sullivan Co., TN, near the present Kingsport
17 Children of John Roberts K King's Mill on Reedy Creek, in Sullivan Co., TN, near the present Kingsport
18 person:John Duncan (1) K September 29, 1774 Moore's Fort 7
19 Negro Slave Girl E October 6, 1774 Fort of General Evan Shelby, near the present Bristol. 8
20 person:Dale Carter (1) K October 6, 1774 Blackmore's Fort 9
21 ? Mitchell K 1776 Wilderness Road, KY, near Cumberland Gap 11
22 Son of Jonathan Jennings K btw July 7th and September 21, 1776, Blackmore’s Fort 12
23 Slave of Jonathan Jennings K Blackmore’s Fort
24 Another Son of Jonathan Jennings K 1779 On River, on way to Nashboro
25 Anotehr Slave of Jonathan Jennings K On River, on way to Nashboro
26 Jonathan Jennings K aft 1779 Nashboro
27 Samuel Cowan X June or July, of 1776. Houstn's Fort 13
28 Issac Crissman K 1776 Rye Cove Fort 14
29 Two members of his family K Rye Cove Fort
30 Two Men K about 1 July 1776 Blackmore's Fort 15
31 John Douglas K about 5 July or earlier, 1776 Little Moccassin Gap
32 Robert Elsom K 1776 Greys Island, 2 miles south of Dungannon 16
33 Jacob Lewis K bef July 1776 Stock Creek, Powell River Valley 17
34 Wife of Jacob Lewis K Stock Creek, Powell River Valley
35 seven Children of Jacob Lewis K Stock Creek, Powell River Valley
36 Frederick Mongel K 1776 Blacks Fort 18
37 Henry Creswell, killed K July 4, 1776 Blacks fort 19
38 William Parks K before 30 May 1776 Indian Creek, Lee County, 8 miles below Martin's old Fort 20
39 Matthew Rowbottom K 20 to 27 July 1776 near South Holston Dam, near Bristol 21
40 Mr. Cooke K 1776 Powell's Valley 22
41 John Benton, K April 1777 Rye Cove 23
42 Titus Benton K Rye Cove
43 Robert Bowan, K April 1777 Owen's Station, Powell Valley 24
44 John Bunch W Owen's Station, Powell Valley
45 James Bunch W Owen's Station, Powell Valley
46 Polly Alley CE Spring 1777 Osborne's Ford 25
47 Jane Whitaker CE Castle's Wood
48 Fanny Napper K July/August 1777 Blackmore's Fort 26
49 her five children K Blackmore's Fort
50 John Evans CE 1776 or 1777 Head of the Clinch 27
51 Humphrey Dickenson K between Aug 1777 and November 1778 Gist's Ford of Clinch River 28
52 Archibald McNeal K 1778 Washington County 29
53 Daughter of David Roberts C Washington County
54 Two Daughters of David Roberts E Washington County
55 William McMillan C Washington County
56 David Roberts K Washington County
57 Burton Litton K 1778 Glade Hollow 30
58 William Priest K Glade Hollow
59 Captain John Dunkin CR 1778 Elk Garden 31
60 Solomon Litton CR Elk Garden
61 Martha Sharpe Wife of Solomon Litton CR Elk Garden
62 Richard Lyman K 1777 Powell Valley 32
63 Solomon Kendrick K Powell Valley
64 William Ferrell K June 15, 1778 New garden 33
65 Samuel Cowan K June/July 1776 Houston's Fort 34-35
66 Samuel Walker K May, 1778 Castlewood
67 William Walker CR May, 1778 Castlewood
68 Ann Walker wife of Samuel Cowan C May, 1778 Castlewood
69 James Moore, Jr - July 1784 Abbs Valley
70 James Moore Sr K July 1786 Abbs Valley
71 Jane Walker Moore CK July 1786 Abbs Valley
72 William Moore K July 1786 Abbs Valley
73 Alexander Moore K July 1786 Abbs Valley
74 Margaret Moore K July 1786 Abbs Valley
75 John Moore K July 1786 Abbs Valley
76 Martha Poague CK July 1786 Abbs Valley
77 Mary Moore CR July 1786 Abbs Valley
78 John Simpson K July 1786 Abbs Valley
79 wife of Philip Phillips K 11/12 March 1779 Island near Dungannon 36
80 5 children of Philip Phillips K 11/12 March 1779 Island near Dungannon
81 Joseph Starnes,Sr K 7 April 1779 Wise County, Va 37
82 Frederick Starnes, K Wise County, Va
83 Michael Moyer K Wise County, Va
84 Wife of Joh Evans E Summer 1779 Tazewell, Locust Bottom 38
85 Eldest Daughter E Tazewell, Locust Bottom
86 Mary Evans (dau) EW Tazewell, Locust Bottom
87 3 children K Tazewell, Locust Bottom
88 Wife of James Roark K March 18 1780 Roark’s Gap; Dividing ridge Between the Clinch and the Sandy R. 39
89 Seven Chldren K Roark’s Gap; Dividing ridge Between the Clinch and the Sandy R.
90 James Coyle K April 1780 Floyd Co KY 40
91 Ann Bush CWE April 1780 Russell Co VA 41
92 Mary Bush CE Russell Co VA
93 William Dorton K Russell Co VA
94 Soloman Kindrick K 1781 Powell's Valley 42
95 Settler K 13 January 1781 Powell Valley 43
96 3 men K 02/14/1781 Powell Valley
97 4 men C before 2 Feb 1781 Blackmore's Fort 44
98 son of Abraham Bledso CR c23 May 1781 Near long Island on Holston River 45
99 John Ingles K June 25th, 1756. Vauses Fort 46
100 Mary Ingles wife of John CE June 25th, 1756. Vauses Fort
101 Mary Draper Ingles, wife of William CR July 30, 1755 Draper's Meadow
102 Thomas Ingles (age 4) son of William CR Draper's Meadow
103 Mary Draper Ingles, wife of William CR 5th of April, 1782 Burkes Garden
104 Mary Ingles dau of William CR Burkes Garden
105 William son of William CR Burkes Garden
106 Rhoda dau of William (Infant) CR Burkes Garden
107 Negro man CR Burkes Garden
108 Negro Woman CR Burkes Garden
109 Thomas Maxwell K 10 April 1782 Maxwell's Gap, Tug River
110 George Moffett CR 5 April 1782 Tazewell County, VA 47
111 John Moffett CR Tazewell County, VA
112 2 girls, dau of James Maxwell k 10 April 1782 Tazewell County, VA
115 Eight Horsemen K Fall 1784 ??? Between Clinch and Cumberland Gap 48
116 John Brown K Before 22nd of April, 1781 Cumberland Gap 49
117 Woman K Lick Creek
118 Child K Lick Creek
119 Cliff Overton K btw 1781 and 1786 Between Abingdon and Powell Valley 50
120 Joshua Butcher Sr K Late February 1781 Powell Valley 51
121 Joshua Butcher Jr K Powell Valley
122 Elisha Pepper K Powell Valley
123 Two daughters of James Maxwell K late March 1782 Head of the Clinch; Bluestone Creek 52
124 Wife of Thoms Ingles C Head of the Clinch; Bluestone Creek
125 3 children of Thomas Ingles C Head of the Clinch; Bluestone Creek
126 2 slaves of Thomas Ingles C Head of the Clinch; Bluestone Creek
127 Unknown person C Head of the Clinch; Bluestone Creek
128 Capt. Thomas Maxwell K Head of the Clinch; Bluestone Creek
129 Two sons of Robert Moffett C 2 April 1782 Head of the Clinch; Bluestone Creek
130 Halburt McClure K 11 September 1782 Little Moccassin Gap; near head of Moccassin Creek 53
131 Wife of Halburt McClure CR Little Moccassin Gap; near head of Moccassin Creek
132 One Child of Halburt McCLure CR Little Moccassin Gap; near head of Moccassin Creek
133 Katherine McClure K Little Moccassin Gap; near head of Moccassin Creek
134 Moses McClure K Little Moccassin Gap; near head of Moccassin Creek
135 One Child of Halburt McClure CK Little Moccassin Gap; near head of Moccassin Creek
136 One Child of Halburt McClure CE Little Moccassin Gap; near head of Moccassin Creek
137 Sally McClure CE Little Moccassin Gap; near head of Moccassin Creek
138 John McClure W Little Moccassin Gap; near head of Moccassin Creek
139 5 other family members K Little Moccassin Gap; near head of Moccassin Creek
140 Jessee Adams K bef 20 Sept 1782 Stock Creek 54
141 Mary [Blackmore] Adams E Stock Creek
142 10 children K Stock Creek
143 Johnathan Adams E Stock Creek
144 Sally Adams E Stock Creek
145 Synthia Chadwell E Stock Creek
146 William Long K 1782 Unknown 55
147 Man named Cox W 25 December 1782 Between St. Paul and possibly Ft. Blackmore 56
148 Robert Kilgore K 31 December 1782 Mouthof Indian Creek, Pound River
149 James Green K Mouthof Indian Creek, Pound River
150 A man named McKinney E Mouthof Indian Creek, Pound River
151 Joseph Ray K Before 19th of May, 1783 Indian Creek Tazewell County 57
152 8 persons of Ray's family K/C Indian Creek Tazewell County
153 Samuel Hughes K Indian Creek Tazewell County
154 Ann Neece W Castle'w Wood
155 Simon Oxer E Castle'w Wood
156 Charles Bickley E Castle'w Wood
157 Henry Dickenson E Castle'w Wood
158 Negro male C Castle'w Wood
159 a boy k April 1784 Powell Valley 60
160 a girl c Powell Valley
161 Man k Winter-Spring 1784 Kentucky Road
162 Woman k Kentucky Road
163 boy k Kentucky Road
164 chld k Kentucky Road
165 one man k 21 March 1783 Walkers Creek 58
166 one woman c Walkers Creek
167 two children c Walkers Creek
168 two children of a widow c Walkers Creek
169 one man K Bluestone River
170 James Moore C September, 1784 Abbs Valley 61
171 One man K the 6th of April 1784 North Fork of the Holston River, the 6th of April last 62
172 Richard Pemberton W 16 April 1784 head of the Clinch
173 15 members of one family K/C 24 march 1785 New Garden 63
174 Mrs Walling/Wallen K 17 March 1785 Rose Hill, Lee Co, Powell Valley
175 John Wallens XXXX 17 March 1785 Rose Hill, Lee Co, Powell Valley
176 Mrs. Cox A 10 March 1785 at the end of the Clinch Mt
177 Mr. Coombs K unknown New Garden 64
178 Mrs. Coombs CR New Garden
179 child K New Garden
180 child CR New Garden
181 Frederick Frayley's son A cMay 1785 Middle Clinch 65
182 Mrs. John Wallen X 17 March 1785 Powell Valley 66
183
184 Hugh Logan CE 12 Feb 1785 SWV-Wautauga 77
185 One Gibson CE SWV-Wautauga
186 Archibald Scott K June 29, 1785 Scotts Fort, Lee County 68
187 Mrs. Scott CE Scotts Fort, Lee County
188 Young man K Scotts Fort, Lee County
189 four children K Scotts Fort, Lee County
190 James Moore - 14 July 1786 Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co 69
191 James Moore Jr. (Son) - Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co
192 A man by the name of Simpson - Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co
193 William Clark E Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co
194 An Irishman E Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co
195 Mrs. Moore (Jane Walker Moore) - Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co
196 William Moore - Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co
197 Rebecca Moore (daughter) K Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co
198 Martha Evans CR Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co
199 Mary Moore - Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co
200 Margaret Moore - Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co
201 John Moore - Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co
202 Jane Moore (daughter) CK Abbs Valley, Montgomery Co
203 A man by the name of Dial K April 11, 1786 William Wynn’s Fort at Locust Hill, and near the forks of the Clinch, about one and a half mile east of Tazewell. 70
204 Benjamin Thomas K William Wynn’s Fort at Locust Hill, and near the forks of the Clinch, about one and a half mile east of Tazewell.
205 a family murdered on Clinch of 13 or 14… K Saturday before April 23, 1787 ON the Clinch 71
206 2 men K Montgomery
207 3 women K Montgomery
208 Molly English K 8 March 1787 Castles Woods 72
209 Two boys K Castles Woods
210 Elizabeth, Wife of John Carter K July 9th 1787 4 miles below Blackmore’s Fort, in Scott Co. 73
211 6 children of John Carter K 4 miles below Blackmore’s Fort, in Scott Co.
212 X 4 miles below Blackmore’s Fort, in Scott Co.
213 Morgan Carter, son of Thomas Carter CR 20 April 1788 Rye Cove 74
214 Elijah Carter, son of Thomas Carter CR Rye Cove
215 Negro boy (slave of Thomas carter; elsewhere identified as Cooper) C Rye Cove
216 Wife of Ambrose Fletcher K c August 1788 Blackmore's Fort 75
217 Two Children of Ambrose Fletcher K Blackmore's Fort
218 Valantine Harmon K 1757 Montgomery Co 76
219 Daniel Harman C Montgomery Co
220 Henry Harman W November 12, 1788 Montgomery
221 George Harman E Montgomery
222 Mathias Harman E Montgomery
223 16 persons K c June 1788 French Broad 77
224 4 men K Russell Co
225 3 men K Black Mountain
226 David Campbell K Black Mountain
227 David Campbell's Family K Black Mountain
228 Hugh Berry K Black Mountain
229 Hugh Berry's family K Black Mountain
230 Joseph Martin C ?
231 some of several Ginsang diggers by the name of Elams, Breeding and Neal Roberts K Black Mountain
232 One Man W c15 July 1789 Powell Valley 78
233 Son of Joseph Blackmore K April 6, 1789 Blackmore's Fort 79
234 Daughter of joseph Blackmore K Blackmore's Fort
235 Son of Joseph Blackmore E Blackmore's Fort
236 A companion of son who escaped K Blackmore's Fort
237 Wife of John Wallens W c 15 May 1789 Powell Valley 80
238 John Wallen A Powell Valley
239 Wife of Joseph Johnson K 15 May 1789 Rye Cove 81
240 3 children of Joseph Johnson K Rye Cove
241 dau. Isabel Johnson C Rye Cove
242 son Mathew Johnson C Rye Cove
243 dau Elizabeth Johnson C Rye Cove
244 dau rebecca Johnson C Rye Cove
245 son Joseph Johnson C Rye Cove
246 Son of John Frazer K Spring 1789 Kentucky Road 82
247 Mary Frazier K Kentucky Road
248 children of John Frazier K Kentucky Road
249 William Whitley K Fall 1789 Tazewell, Baptist Valley 83
252 Jenny Wiley CE October 1, 1789 Tazewell, Baptist Valley 84
253 Brother of Jenny Wiley K Tazewell, Baptist Valley
254 4 children of Jenny Wiley K Tazewell, Baptist Valley
255 Child of Jenny Wiley CK Tazewell, Baptist Valley
256 Wife of Issac Newland CK June 1790 Washington County 85
257 3 children of Issac Newland CK Washington County
258 Thomas Osborne K before August 17, 1790 Rusell Co 86
259 Lucretia Osborne dau. Of James Osborne C Rusell Co
260 Walls a "bound girl, possibly bound boy"" E Rusell Co
261 Minnie Osborne wife of Thomas CK Rusell Co
262 Betsy Walls bound girl C Rusell Co
263 Mary Dickenson, First wife of Henry Hamlin K 1783 Fort Blackmore 87
264 Mary Blackmore Adams, second wife of Henry Hamlin K 1790 Castle's Woods
265 Champ Hamlin (son of Henry) CR Castle's Woods
266 X Castle's Woods
267 X Castle's Woods
268 X Castle's Woods
269 X Castle's Woods 88
270 Narrative X 1791 various 89
271 Rebecca Burke Davidson C Head of East River near Blue Field 90
272 newborn infant K Head of East River near Blue Field
273 two daughters CK Head of East River near Blue Field
274 one son CD Head of East River near Blue Field
275 one bound boy C Head of East River near Blue Field
276 one bound girl C Head of East River near Blue Field
277 Daniel Harman C fall of 1791 Head of the Clinch 91
278 X Head of the Clinch
279 part of two families K August 1791 Moccassin Creek; near Gate City; Russell 92
280 Elisha Farris K early September 1790 Russell
281 three of his family K Russell
282 his daughter, a young woman C Russell
283 James Wharton K Late September 1790 Castlewood
284 his family K Castlewood
285 a Negro C Castlewood
286 Mrs William McDowell K 23 August 1791 Moccassin Gap
287 Francis Pendleton K Moccassin Gap
288 Reuben Pendleton W Moccassin Gap
289 a girl C Moccassin Gap
290 David Musick K 1792 Russell, near Honaker 93
291 wife Ann McKinney K Russell, near Honaker
292 Son Elijah, C Russell, near Honaker
293 Son Electious, C Russell, near Honaker
294 son Abraham C Russell, near Honaker
295 Daughter Phoebe. C Russell, near Honaker
296 Girl named Brumley W Previous day Russell County
297 wife of Harper Ratcliff K 5 aprl 1792 Hawkins Co, Stanley Valley 94
298 3 children of Harper Ratcliff K Hawkins Co, Stanley Valley
299 Militia Soldier William Hobbs K 22 Oct 1792 KY Cumberland Gap area 95
300 Militia Soldier Stennet K KY Cumberland Gap area
301 Militia Soldier Fowler K KY Cumberland Gap area
302 Militia Soldier Knowles K KY Cumberland Gap area
303 Militia soldier Lusk C 1792 Tazewell 96
304 Militia Soldier Gilbert K Tazewell
305 Moses Cockrell Attacked A March 31, 1793 Clinch to Powell's Valley 97
306 Two Militia Men K Clinch to Powell's Valley
307 James Fraley A 1793 Castlewood 98
308 John Davidson K c 20 March 1793 Clinch River, half a mile above the present town of North Tazewell., Laurel Fork of Wolf Creek 99
312 Elizabeth, wife of Peter Livingston, CR April 6, 1794, North Fork of Holston, near the mouth of Livingston's Creek 100
313 Eldest Daughter CE North Fork of Holston, near the mouth of Livingston's Creek
314 Youngest infant CE North Fork of Holston, near the mouth of Livingston's Creek
315 child CR North Fork of Holston, near the mouth of Livingston's Creek
316 Her three children CR North Fork of Holston, near the mouth of Livingston's Creek
317 Sukey a wench CR North Fork of Holston, near the mouth of Livingston's Creek
318 Sukey's young child CR North Fork of Holston, near the mouth of Livingston's Creek
319 Her sister CR North Fork of Holston, near the mouth of Livingston's Creek
320 A negro man CE North Fork of Holston, near the mouth of Livingston's Creek
321 A negro boy CR North Fork of Holston, near the mouth of Livingston's Creek
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