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Whig

supporter of the war against England during the Rev War

Yankee

derogatory term used originally by the British to insult colonies

Tory

American who supported the British during the Rev War

Quakers

members of a Christian group that rejects ritual and fighting, among other things; a.k.a. society of friends

Patriots

people who opposed the British authority during the Rev War

Hessians

Germans that helped Britain during the Rev War

Loyalist

person who remained loyal to King George III during the rebellion

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