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Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Ha He Hi Ho Hu   Top Data C
Hackensack NJ Ber 40.8856549 -74.0440291 Study of 28 possible actions (half havaing source data) from 3 major listings; merged. http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hackensack.htm 5 to 0
Haddonfield NJ Cam 39.898869 -75.030440 Skirmishes; 21 Oct 1777; Local militia harasses British troops on the way to Red Bank / 24 Nov 1777; Brit. foraging party harasses camped American troops before the Battle of Gloucester / 7 Dec 1777; ?? vs. ?? ; near Haddonfield / 28 Feb 1778; Gen. Anthony Waynes foraging party tangles with British patrol / 28 Feb 1778; Maj. John Simcoe (Br.) leads raid in Haddonfield vicinity / 5 Apr 1778; British capture Maj. William Ellis during skirmish (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/haddonfield.htm 3
Haddrell's Point SC Cha 32.78834 -79.88515 Skirmishes; 12/13 - 14/1775; Skirmish; 12/19 - 20/1775; Skirmish; 1/5/1776; Skirmish; 4/28/1780; Skirmish; 5/2/1780; Skirmish (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/haddrell.htm 5
Haddrell's Point; Off (Aeolus) SC Cha 32.78034 -79.876915 8 Apr 1780; *Haddrell Point artillery vs. HMS Aeolus; broken up (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/haddrell-pt-off.htm 3
Hagerstown MD Was 39.636 -77.733 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hagerstown.htm  
Hague; The Net   52.075 4.307 Capital of Holland; early ally to rebelling colonies. [Incomplete] http://gaz.jrshelby.com/thehague.htm  
Halfway Swamp SC Cla 33.65497 -80.49542 Confrontation; 13 Dec 1780; Col. Marion vs. Maj. McLeroth (JAR;GS) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/halfwaysw.htm 2
Halifax (redoubt) NC Hal; Nor 36.33416 -77.58213 Skirmish; 7-11 May 1781; Halifax militia vs. *Lt.Col. Tarleton (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/halifax.htm 5
Halifax Courthouse NC Hal 36.836 -78.922 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/halifaxch.htm  
Hall; Lyman; plantation GA Lib 31.82055 -81.44534 Plantation; Lyman Hall (signer); burned by British (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/lymanhallpl.htm 4
Hambright; Frederick NC Cle 35.1680 -81.4334 Grave of Frederick Hambright (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hambrightgrave.htm 4
Hamilton's Ford SC Chk;Yor 34.8554116 -81.4620380 Ford used by Tarleton after Cowpens to rejoin Cornwallis at Hillhouse Plantation near Turkey Creek http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hamiltonsford.htm 3
Hammond; Leroy; Col.; grave SC Aik 33.5265242 -81.9798377 Grave; Col. Leroy Hammond; SC Militia (JG) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/leroyhammond.htm 5
Hammond's Creek Bridge NC Bla 34.56685 -78.50594 Skirmish; Patriot militia vs. Col. McDugal; 23 Sep 1781 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hammondscrbr.htm 3
Hammond's Mill SC Edg 33.51199 -81.99440 Capture; 3 Apr 1781; *Capt. Key vs. Loyalists (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hammondsmill.htm 1
Hammond's Store SC Lau 34.4257 -81.8782 Skirmish; 30 Dec 1780: *Lt.Col. Wm. Washington vs. Col. Thomas Waters (JAR;JB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hammondsstore.htm 4
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Ha He Hi Ho Hu   Top Data C
Hampton VA HaC 37.040 -76.343 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hamptonva.htm  
Hampton; Andrew NC Rut 35.41095 -82.01934 Grave of Andrew Hampton (JA) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hampton-a.htm 5
Hampton Massacre SC Spa 34.9818 -82.21799 Hampton Massacre (JP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hampton-massacre.htm 3
Hampton Roads VA HaC 36.975 -76.349 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hamptonroads.htm  
Hanau GER Hes 50.133 8.917 Principal city of Hesse-Hanau;; provider of so-called "mercenaries". [Incomplete] http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hanau.htm 3
Hancock/Fox Atl   43.203378 -52.421431 Capture; *Capt. John Manley; Hancock vs. Fox; 7 June 1777 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hancock.htm 2
Hancock/Rainbow Atl   43.075973 -65.293826 Capture; Capt. John Manley; Hancock vs. *Rainbow; 8 July 1777 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hancock.htm 2
Hancock's Bridge NJ Sal 39.505 -75.462 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hancocksbridge.htm  
Hand; Fort; hist. marker PA Wes 40.547 -79.606 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/forthandhm.htm  
Hanger; George ENG Glo 51.696855 -1.893754 Grave of George Hanger (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hangergrave.htm 3
Hanging Rock I; (Bryan's Camp) SC Lan 34.571503 -80.680416 30 July 1780; skirmish; *Sumter vs. Maj. Carde (CBB;JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hangingrk.htm 4
Hanging Rock II (Carden's Camp) SC Lan 34.56591 -80.67388 Skirmish; 6 Aug 1780; *Col. Sumter vs Maj. Carden (CBB;JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hangingrk.htm 4
Hannahstown PA But 40.770 -79.790 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hannahstown.htm  
Hanover GER LoS 52.385 9.731 Capitol of Brunswick; provider of so-called "mercenaries". [Incomplete] http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hanover.htm 3
Hanover MA Ply 42.113 -70.811 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hanoverma.htm  
Harbour Island; Bahamas Bah   25.5 -76.635 Early Apr 1783; Col. Andrew Deveaux recruited on Harbour Isl before taking New Providence (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/newprovidence.htm 5
Harding Graves PA Luz 41.33051 -75.79819 6/30/1779; Benjamin and Stockley Harding killed by Indians (first casualties of Wyoming Massacre?) (EB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/harding-graves.htm 4
Harlem Heights NY NeY 40.819 -73.951 Several actions. Incomplete.; Battle?; Gen. George Washington vs. BG Alexander Leslie; 16 Sep 1776; ?; 18 Sep 1776; ?; 3 Oct 1776 (BR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/harlemheights.htm  
Harlem Plains NY NeY     See Harlem Heights    
Harpersfield NY Del 42.438 -74.687 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/harpersfield.htm  
Harpeth River TN Che 36.28516 -87.14608 Fall 1780 Capt. Leiper +15 retook horses & plunder taken by Indians from Bluff fort (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/harpeth-river.htm 0
Harrington; H. Wm. NC Ric 34.883797 -79.847002 Grave of H. Wm. Harrington (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/harringtongrave.htm 5
Harrison's Purchase NY Wes 40.969 -73.712 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/harrisonspurchase.htm  
Harrodsburg KY Mer 37.762 -84.843 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/harrodsburg.htm  
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Ha He Hi Ho Hu   Top Data C
Hartley's Creek         See Hell Hole Creek http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hellholecr.htm  
Hart's Mill NC Ora 36.0855381 -79.1408598 Skirmish; *Capt. Graham vs. British grenadiers; 17 Feb 1781 (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hillsborough.htm 3
Hartwell Tavern MA Mid 42.453846 -71.293199 Extant house/tavern on route of British to/from Concord; 19 April 1775; home of parents of 3 Rebel/Patriot militia man in action at North Bridge. Involved in warning Captain William Smith; commanding officer of the Minute Men at North Bridge. (DKW) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hartwelltavern.htm 5
Hatteras; Cape NC Dar 35.225 -75.530 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/capehatteras.htm  
Haverstraw NY Roc 41.198 -73.964 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/haverstraw.htm  
Haw River         See Pyle's Defeat http://gaz.jrshelby.com/pyles.htm  
Hayes Station SC Lau 34.3494 -81.8745 Capture; massacre; 19 Nov 1781; Col. Hayes vs. *Maj. Cunningham (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hayes.htm 4
Hayne; Isaac SC Col 32.8071207 -80.4798252 Grave of Isaac Hayne (JAR;PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hayne.htm 5
Head of Elk MD Cec     See Elk; Head of http://gaz.jrshelby.com/headofelk.htm  
Heaton's Station TN Dav 36.20231 -86.78967 1780 Mayfield & Porter killed nearby. (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/heatonsstation.htm 4
Height of Land NY War 43.652 -74.060 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/heightofland.htm  
Hell Gate NY NeY 40.779 -73.936 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hellgate.htm  
Hellebergh NY Alb 42.702 -74.032 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hellebergh.htm  
Hell Hole Creek SC Lex 33.8676453 -81.4676026 Skirmish; Oct(?); 1781; Patriots vs. *Maj. Bill Cunningham (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hellholecr.htm 0
Henderson's Ferry SC New 34.4215310 -81.4364889 Ferry (WR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hendersonsfy.htm 5
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Ha He Hi Ho Hu   Top Data C
Henlopen; Cape DE Sus 38.803 -75.094 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/capehenlopen.htm  
Henry; Cape VA VBC 36.932 -76.020 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/capehenry.htm  
Henry's Point VA Acc 37.686 -75.623 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/henryspoint.htm  
Herkimer NY Her 43.026 -74.986 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/herkimer.htm  
Heron's Bridge NC Pen; NeH 34.36476 -77.89763 Skirmish; Col. Henry Young vs. *Major James Craig; 30 Jan 1781 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/heronsbridge.htm 3
Hiawassee NC Che 35.071617 -83.984802 Burned by Rutherford 9/1776 (CPI) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hiawassee.htm 3
Hickory Mountain NC Cha 35.7240312 -79.3483517 Campsite; Col. Archibald McDugald; 13 Sep 1781 (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/lindleysmill.htm 5
Hicks Creek SC Mar 34.729853 -79.864976 Campsite; MG Nathanael Greene; 20 Dec 1780 - 28 Jan 1781 (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hickscr.htm 3
High Hills of Santee SC Sum 33.957698 -80.534801 Capture; Early Nov 1780; *Capt. Snipes captured Col. Tynes (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/highhills.htm 1
Highlands NY Ora 41.360 -74.017 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/highlands.htm  
High Rock Ford NC Roc 36.252 -79.563 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/highrockford.htm  
Hillhouse Plantation SC Yor 34.86448 -81.35094 Cornwallis Camp during Cowpens battle; 17 Jan 1781; destroyed (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/laceysfort.htm 3
Hill's Iron Works SC Yor 35.050398 -81.096901 Destroyed by Capt. Christian Huck; 18 June 1780 (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hillsironworks.htm 5
Hillsboro Courthouse NC Ora 36.074846 -79.099063 Capture; Gov. Thomas Burke vs. *Col David Fanning; 12 Sep 1781 (PJO;JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hillsborough.htm 4
Hilton Head Island; off GA   31.9134 -80.7344 Naval; Capt. McCumber & Capt. Howell vs. Capt. Scanlan; 20 Oct 178x (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hiltonheadisl.htm 0
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Ha He Hi Ho Hu   Top Data C
Hill; William SC Yor 35.1115279 -81.1531310 Grave of William Hill (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hillgrave.htm 5
Hiwassee TN Pol 35.23426 -84.55679 1780 (1776?) Burned by Sevier's men (CPI) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hiwassee.htm 3
Hobbs Hole VA Ess 37.925 -76.859 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hobbshole.htm  
Hobcaw Point         See Lempriere Point http://gaz.jrshelby.com/lempriere.htm  
Hobkirk Hill SC Ker 34.2630 -80.6081 Battle; 25 April 1781; battle; MG Greene vs. *Col. Rawden (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hobkirk.htm 5
Hockhocking River OH Ath; Hoc; Fai 39.184 -81.754 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hockhocking.htm  
Hoebuck NJ Hud 40.744 -74.032 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hoebuck.htm  
Hogg's Mill SC New 34.4215311 -81.4364891 Skirmish; unknown date or participants (WR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hoggsmill.htm 1
Hog Island MA Suf 42.391 -71.005 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hogisland.htm  
Hog Island Channel SC Cha 32.7837874 -79.8834195 Skirmish; Capt. Simon Tufts; Schooner Defense vs. Capt. Edward Thornborough; Sloop of War Tamar; Lt.t John Fergusson; Sloop of War Cherokee; 11 12 Nov 1775 http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hogislandchannel.htm 3
Hog Neck Bay NY Suf 41.034 -72.434 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hogneckbay.htm  
Holland Straits MD Dor 38.128 -76.050 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hollandstraits.htm  
Hood's Creek Bridge NC Bru 34.310690 -78.11979 Skirmish; ? Sep 1781; Col. Leonard vs. Major Craig. (BD) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hoodscreek.htm 3
Hood's Point VA PrG 37.254 -77.094 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hoodspoint.htm  
Hopewell SC Pic 34.6531745 -82.8393464 Pickens home near Hopewell Treaty site; 28 Nov 1785 (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hopewell.htm 5
Hopkins Island MD Som 38.02216 -76.02008 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hopkinsisland.htm  
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Ha He Hi Ho Hu   Top Data C
Hoppertown NJ Ber 41.0037085 -74.1048642 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hoppertown.htm  
Hopsewee Plantation SC Geo 33.2168338 -79.3983921 Plantation (CBB) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hopsewee.htm 5
Horn Creek SC Edg 33.7195776 -81.9578923 Skirmish; 3 Apr 1781; *Capt. Key vs. Capt. John Clark (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hornscreek.htm 3
Horner's Creek SC Edg     See Horn's Creek http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hornscreek.htm  
Horn Work; Charleston SC Cha 32.786737 -79.93633 Remains of Horn Work from Siege of Charleston; 1780 (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/horn-work.htm 5
Horry; Daniel; Plantation SC Cha 33.1996123 -79.4408946 Campsite; Francis Marion; Mar & Apr 1782 (WR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/horrypl.htm 5
Horry; Peter SC Ric 34.0009883 -81.0309256 Grave of Peter Horry (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/horrygrave.htm 5
Horseneck CT Fai 41.026 -73.628 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/horseneck.htm  
Horse Savannah SC Cha 32.85367 -79.99882 Capture; 5 July 1781; *Col. Hayne vs. BG Williamson (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/horsesavannah.htm 3
Horse Shoe         See Snipes' Plantation http://gaz.jrshelby.com/snipesplantation.htm  
Horseshoe SC Col 32.8135089 -80.5314920 Francis Marion campsite late Aug 1781 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/horseshoe.htm 0
Horseshoe; House in the NC Moo 35.46674 -79.38415 Skirmish; 29 July 1781 ; Col. Philip Alston vs. *Col. David Fanning (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/househorseshoe.htm 5
Hospital Hill (Grenada) GJ   12.05503 -61.75006 Battle; 3-4 July 1779; *Adm. D'Estaing vs. British Commander (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/grenada.htm 4
Howard; John E. MD BCi 39.2876071 -76.6274678 Grave of John E. Howard (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/howardgrave.htm 5
Howell's Ferry SC Ric; Cal 33.8115 -80.9143 Ferry;Campsite; Used by Greene; Marion and others (CBB;JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/russellsfy.htm 4
Hubbardton VT Rut 43.6972871 -73.1373328 Battle; Col. Seth Warner vs. *BG Simon Fraser; 7 Jul 1777 (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hubbardton.htm 5
Huck's Defeat SC Yor 34.86605 -81.17144 Skirmish; *Col. William Bratton vs. Capt. Christian Huck; 12 July 1780 (MS) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hucksdefeat.htm 4
Hudson's Ferry GA; SC Scr; Ham 32.6179524 -81.4117725 Skirmish; Col. Isaac Shelby vs. Georgia Loyalists; 27 July 1781 http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hudsonsferry.htm 5
Location St Co Latitude Longitude Comment   Ha He Hi Ho Hu   Top Data C
Hudson River NY;NJ   41.042 -73.888 Above Dobb's Ferry [Incomplete] http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hudsonriver.htm  
Huger; Isaac SC Ber 33.1243367 -79.8425792 Grave of Isaac Huger (JAR) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hugergrave.htm 1
Hugh's Plantation SC Geo 33.4910014 -79.3281085 Francis Marion campsite 22 Feb 1781 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hughsplantation.htm 3
Hulin's Mill SC Dil 34.318169 -79.444550 Skirmish; *Col. Abel Kolb vs. John Deer and Osborne Lane; 27 Apr 1781 (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hulinsmill.htm 5
Hungary Hall SC Cla 33.6850 -80.4061 Francis Marion campsite 2 March 1781 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/hungaryhall.htm 2
Huntington NY Suf 40.868 -73.425 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/huntington.htm  
Hunt's Bluff SC Mar 34.4848798 -79.7206161 Skirmish; *Capt. Tristram Thomas vs. Lt. Nairne & Col. William Henry Mills; July 25; 1780 (JCP) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/huntsbluff.htm 4
Hunt's Point NY Bro 40.802 -73.873 Incomplete http://gaz.jrshelby.com/huntspoint.htm  
Hutchinson's Island GA Cha 32.0982621 -81.1028898 Skirmish; *Col. Lackland McIntosh vs. Major James Grant et al; 24 Mar 1776 (PJO) http://gaz.jrshelby.com/riceboats.htm 2
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