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List of Michael Reader's Company Militia

 

"[L]iberty must at all hazards be supported.
We have a right to it, derived from our Maker.
But if we had not, our fathers have earned and bought it for us,
at the expense of their ease, their estates, their pleasure, and their blood."

-- John Adams, 1765

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  Thomas Jefferson said of these they were the best equipped, best soldiers he had.    
 
Name Rank Remarks
Adler, Abraham    
Adwell, John    
Aleshite, Benedick    
Aleshite, Conrad    
Alturf, Anthoy    
Alturf, John    
Artrip, John    
Artrip, William sergeant  
Bellus, Henery    
Beveridge, John    
Branham, Richard Lieutenant   
Breden, Bryant    
Brinkley, William    
Bungardner, Christley    
Burner, Jacob    
Burner, John    
Burton, John    
Cambel, James    
Celley, Darby    
Celley, Edward    
Celley, Luke    
Coffman, Long David    
Cofman, Christen    
Cofman, David    
Cofman, Martln    
Coler, Michel    
Comer, Michel    
Corfman, Hogspill David    
Cortner, Antheney Ensign  
Cummins, Thomas Corporal  
Cunningham, John    
Deker, Adam    
Dial, John    
Friermood, Matthias    
Fugit, Doonsen    
Furrey, Christley    
Gamblet, Andrew    
Gimblet, Frederick    
Good, Gaspar    
Grove, Christley    
Groves, Marks    
Hammon, George    
Hammon, Peter    
Harris, William    
Hay, Alexander    
Heartsbarger J John    
Heaston, Jacob    
Heaston, John    
Heaton, Peter    
Heyner, John    
Hite, Andrew    
Hite, Daniel    
Hord, James sergeant  
Hudle, Jacob    
Judah, Jacob    
Kibler, Lewis    
Kiblinger, Daniel    
Kiblinger, Jacob    
Kiblinger, Johann Daniel    
Kiblinger, Johann Jacob    
Kiser, Charles, Jr.    
Kiser, Joseph    
Kuents, George    
Lear, John    
Lee, John    
Limeback, John    
Limeback, Peter    
Long, Philip    
Magget, Christley    
Maggot, Benjamin    
Maggot, David sergeant  
Maggot, John    
Mauk, Henry    
Miler, Henry    
Overbocker, Frederick    
Overbocker, Jacob, Jr.    
Pebier, Christon    
Pence, Frederick   son of Jacob
Pence, Henry   son of immigrant Johann Georg Bentz
Pence, Jacob   father of Lewis
Pence, John, Jr.    
Pence, Lewis (1754-1732)   son of Jacob, married Barbara Kibler
Perry, Thomas    
Pidler, Abraham    
Piper, Augustine    
Pitsbarger, Abraham    
Price, Edward    
Price, Anger    
Price, Even    
Price, John    
Price, Merideth    
Price, Merideth, jr.    
Price, Thomas    
Price, Zachrey, jr.    
Price, Zachrey, sr.    
Prince, Philip    
Profit, David    
Pyser, Augustine    
Reap, Michel    
Rickabecker, Henery    
Rife, Christley    
Rinehart, Michel    
Rode, Michel    
Rodecap, George    
Rodecap, Peter    
Roler, Peter    
Rufner, Bengeman    
Rufner, Joseph    
Rule, Jacob    
Shits, George, jr.    
Shits, George, sr.    
Shits, Matthew    
Sisinger, Peter    
Sitse, Andrew    
Snider, Daniel    
Snider, John    
Spitler, Abraham    
Spitler, Jacob    
Stonebarger, Frederick    
Stonebarger, John    
Stonebarger, Lewis    
Strickler, Bengeman    
Strickler, Isack    
Strickler, Joseph    
Tisinger, Peter    
Tyre, William    
Underwood, George    
Urdah, Jacob    
Vincent, Joseph    
Watson, Jonathan    
Watson, William    
Whitick, Henery    
Wiggle, Jacob    
Williams, John    
Wingart, Philip    
Wise, Mikehel    
Wise,  John    
A militia is a military unit composed of citizens who are called up in time of need.