Sentence Examples with the word Tarleton

In January 1781 Cornwallis and Tarleton attempted to entrap him, but at the Cowpens (Jan.

In June 1781 Tarleton raided Charlottesville and the vicinity, nearly captured Thomas Jefferson, and destroyed the public records and some arms and ammunition.

On the 17th of January 1781 General Daniel Morgan was attacked at Cowpens, south-west of King's Mountain, by Colonel Tarleton with his legion.