The American Colonial Militia

in the

Southern States, 1606-1785

James Biser Whisker

The Edwin Mellen Press

Lewiston/ Queenston/ Lampeter

This book is respectfully dedicated to

Vaughn E. Whisker, II


Introduction 1

The Virginia Militia 5

The North Carolina Militia 95

The South Carolina Militia 115

The Georgia Militia 161

Notes 177

Bibliography 213