Person:Charles McDowell (4)

Charles McDowell
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Name Charles McDowell
Alt Name Charles Gen. McDowell
Gender Male
Birth? 28 Oct 1743 Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia
Alt Birth? 28 OCT 1743 Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia
Marriage MAR 1783 Quaker Meadows, Burke County, North Carolinato Grace "Grizzell" Greenlee
Death? 31 Mar 1815 Morgantown, North Carolina
Alt Death? 31 MAR 1815 Burke County, North Carolina

Was Brig. General. Served as commander of forces which captured and destroyed a fort on June 1780 Pacolet River; commanded with Shelby at Cedar Hill, commanded forces at Musgrove Hill and Cave Creek. His army was disbanded in September 1780 and he risigned his commission, but continued to support the patriots by manufacturing powder with the help of his wife, and secretly carrying it to the army for use at the battle of King's Mountain, October 7 1780 . Was a member of the state senate, 1782-1788 and of the house of commons, 1809-1810.

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Gen. Charles MCDOWELL BIRTH: 28 OCT 1743, Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia DEATH: 31 MAR 1815, Burke County, North Carolina BURIAL: , Quaker Meadows, Burke County, North Carolina Father: Joseph MCDOWELL Mother: Margaret O'NEILL

Family 1: Grace Grizzell GREENLEE MARRIAGE: MAR 1783, Quaker Meadows, Burke County, North Carolina


Margaret MCDOWELL 
Charles MCDOWELL 
Sarah MCDOWELL 
Athan MCDOWELL 
James MCDOWELL

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Gen. Charles MCDOWELL BIRTH: 28 OCT 1743, Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia DEATH: 31 MAR 1815, Burke County, North Carolina BURIAL: , Quaker Meadows, Burke County, North Carolina Father: Joseph MCDOWELL Mother: Margaret O'NEILL

Family 1: Grace Grizzell GREENLEE MARRIAGE: MAR 1783, Quaker Meadows, Burke County, North Carolina


Margaret MCDOWELL 
Charles MCDOWELL 
Sarah MCDOWELL 
Athan MCDOWELL 
James MCDOWELL