Tag Archives: Patrick Ferguson

Why It Matters–The Battle of Kings Mountain–Beth Trissel

October 7th, my niece Cailin’s birthday, is the anniversary of the Battle of Kings Mountain, an epic conflict that took place in what is now North Carolina, then South Carolina, and one that many Virginians took part in.  Also a sadly … Continue reading

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The Story Behind Historical Romance Enemy of the King–Beth Trissel

“Passion Governs and she never governs wisely.” ~ Benjamin Franklin Years ago, I was researching my early American Scots-Irish forebears and often came across references to a battle fought during the Revolution called the Battle of King’s Mountain. The name … Continue reading

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