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Henry Timberlake Edit Profile

army officer

Henry Timberlake, American army officer.

Background

Timberlake, Henry was born in 1730 in Hanover County, Virginia, United States. Son of Francis and Sarah (Austin) T. Joined Patriot Blues against French and Indians under George Washington, 1756.

Career

Made 22 day voyage (with Thomas Sumpter) to Cherokee Indian villages, 1761-1762, remained 3 months.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Memoirs of Lieutenant Henry Tlmberlake, London (valuable source for ethnologists), 1765.

Connections

father:
Francis Blues

mother:
Sarah (Austin) T. Joined Patriot Blues