Thomas of Baltimore, Maryland

Documentation pertaining to Thomas Kimmel of Captain Graybill's Company in Maryland


The only sure record is Thomas' involvement in Captain Philip Graybill's Company in Maryland during the Revolution.


Raw Data

"The German Regiment of Maryland and Pennsylvania in the Continental Army 1776-1781," Retzer:

"Kimmel/Kemmel, Thomas; enl 1776, on duty 22 Jan 1777"

Capt. P. Graybill's [Md] Co. Account Book, 1776-77, in Maryland Historical Society Library, Baltimore

Capt. Graybill's [Md] Co., 1776 muster roll, in Archives of Maryland, Vol. 18 [1900], Baltimore 1972

Note:  also in "The Pennylvania-German in Maryland"

Note:  also in "Archives of Maryland, Vol. 18, Muster Rolls of Maryland Troops in the American Revolution 1755-1783" Supplementary German Regiment Papers -- A roll of Capt. Philip Graybell's Company. 1776 (page 265 of book)

Note:  also in "Revolutionary Patriots of Baltimore Town and Baltimore County, Maryland 1775-83," Pedon, which mentions that Capt. Graybill was captain of a German Regiment in Baltimore County from 7/11/1776 through 4/1/1782.

Census Records:

1810 census:  Wards 2-6, Baltimore, Maryland, page 261, line 1:  Tho. Kimmlle
1 male age 0-9, 1 male 16-25, 1 male 26-44, 2 males 45+, 1 female 16-24

Note:  not in 1790, 1800, 1820, 1830 censuses.

Note:  not found in early Baltimore naturalization records, wills, city directories, tax records or newspapers

Details on the pages of the Kimmel Family Record web site come from the collection of
Timothy W. Kimmel of Fort Wayne, Indiana.  You can contact Tim at

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