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Moody, Josiah. Private, Lieut. Martin Wate's co., Col. Ruggles Woodbridge's regt.;
service, 4 days, on expedition to Northern department ; company reported marched
to New Providence on an alarm at Bennington Aug. 17, 1777. Roll sworn to in
Hampshire Co.

Moody, Lemuel, Amherst. Sergeant, Lieut. Noah Dickenson's co. of militia, which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Cambridge ; service, 2^ days ; also,
Private, Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co.. Col. Porter's (Hampshire Co.) regt.; en-
listed Sept. 23, 1777 ; discharged Sept. 29, 1777 ; service, 7 days ; company marched
to Stillwater on an alarm ; order for payment of amount of roll dated at Amherst
and signed by Capt. Dickinson; also, Capt. Dickinson's co.. Col. Portor's regt. ;
return for equipments, dated Nov. 9, 1778 ; also, list of men appearing on a credit
bill of Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co. [year not given] ; said Moody credited with
service for 6 mos. 1 week.

Moody, Lemuel. Private, Capt. John Reed's co., Col. Samuel McCobb's regt. ; enlisted
July 24, 1781 ; discharged Dec. 1, 1781 ; service, 4 mos. 8 days, in defence of sea-
coast; enlistment to expire Dec. 1, 1781; regiment raised for defence of eastern
Massachusetts.

Moody, Lemuel. Private, Capt. Joseph Pride's co. ; list of men taken from Capt.
Pride's Orderly Book [year not given] ; said Moody reported a waiter.

Moody, Matthew, Belchertown. Private, Capt. John Cowls's co.. Col. Woodbridge's
regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775;
discharged May 2, 1775 ; service, 13 days ; also. Sergeant, Capt. Eli Parker's co..
Col. Leonard's regt. ; engaged May 8, 1777 ; service, 2 mos. 8 (also given 2 mos. 9)
days; company marched from Hampshire Co. May 8, 1777, to reinforce Conti-
nental Army at Ticonderoga for 2 months ; also, Capt. Jonathan Bardwell's co.,
Col. Elisha Porter's regt. ; engaged Sept. 22, 1777; discharged Oct. 17, 1777; ser-
vice, 1 mo. 2^ days, with Northern army, including travel (130 miles) home.

Moody, Medad. Private, in a detachment from Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co.. Col.
Elisha Porter's regt.; service, 38 days ; detachment marched to Moses Creek in
July, 1777, to reinforce the army ; also, Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co.. Col. Portor's
regt. ; return for equipments, dated Nov. 9, 1778.

Moody, Moses, Haverhill. Private, Capt. James Mallon's co.; enlisted Oct. 3, 1779;
discharged Nov. 10, 1779 ; service, 1 mo. 10 days, under Maj. Gen. Hancock at
Castle Island ; company raised in Essex Co.



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Moody, Moses, Newbury. Corporal, Capt. William Rogers's co. of Minute-men, Col.
Samuel Gerrish's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 9
da.ys ; also, Capt. William Rogers's co., Col. Gerrish's regt. ; muster roll dated
Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted April 28, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 11 days ; also, Capt. William
Rogers's (8th) co., Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin's (late Col. Samuel Gerrish's)
38th regt. ; pay abstract for Aug., 1775, dated Chelsea; also, company return
[probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money
dated Chelsea, Dec. 28, 1775; also, list of recruits for the new establishment in
Col. Baldwin's regt., approved by Brig. Gen. W. Heath at Camp at Cambridge,
Dec. 30, 1775; Capt. Rogers's co. ; also. Sergeant, Capt. Ezra Badlam's co.. Col.
Baldwin's (26th) regt. ; return for advance pay for Jan., 1776, etc. ; entered service
Jan. 1, 1776; also, same co. and regt.; pay abstracts for Feb., April, May, and
June, 1776, dated New York ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay abstract for travel
allowance, etc., for the year 1776; reported discharged 280 miles from home.

MooDT, Moses S. (also given Moses Serg't), Newburyport. Private, Lieut. John
Brickett's troop of horse, which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm
of April 19, 1775, from Newbury to headquarters at Cambridge; service, 4 days ;
also, Capt. Jonathan Poor's co. ; copy of a company return ; copy of a company
receipt, dated Newbury, March 18, 1777, signed by others belonging to above
company, for wages for 6 weeks service, appears on reverse of return.

Moody, Nathaniel, Methuen. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from 2d Methuen co., as returned by Capt. James Jones; residence, Methuen;
engaged for town of Methuen ; joined Capt. Wiley's co., Col. Jackson's regt. ;
term, 3 years, to expire Jan. 1, 1780; also. Private, Capt. John Wiley's co.. Col.
Michael Jackson's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from March
1, 1777, to Sept. 19, 1777; reported killed Sept. 19, 1777.

Moody, Nathaniel. Matross, Capt. Abner Lowell's (Matross) co. ; marched July 15,
1776 ; service to March 31, 1777, 8 mos. 16 days ; company stationed at Falmouth,
Cumberland Co.

Moody, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Peter Warren's co., Col. Jonathan Mitchell's regt. ;
detached July 7, 1779; discharged Sept. 25, 1779; service, 2 mos. 18 days, on
Penobscot expedition. Roll dated Falmouth.

Moody, Nathaniel Peaslee (also given Nathaniel), Haverhill. Private, Capt.
Thomas Cogswell's co.. Col. L. Baldwin's (26th) regt.; pay abstracts for April
and May, 1776 ; also, account of articles lost by sundry officers and soldiers be-
longing to the 26th regt. at the evacuation of New York, Sept. 14, 1776; also,
Capt. Cogswell's co. ; pay abstract for travel allowance from the army home,
dated Jan. 28, 1777; said Moody credited with allowance for 15 days (300 miles)
travel ; also, list of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from 3d Haver-
hill CO., as returned by Capt. Timothy Johnson; residence, Haverhill; engaged
for town of Haverhill; joined Capt. Cogswell's co.. Col. Wesson's regt.; term,
during war (also given 3 years) ; also. Private, Capt. Amos Cogswell's (2d) co..
Col. James Wesson's (9th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
Feb. 15, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, same co. and regt.; return dated Jan. 25,
1778; mustered by Esquire Cushing, State Muster Master; also, Capt. William
Watson's (Light Infantry) co.. Col. Wesson's regt.; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Feb. 15, 1780; reported discharged.

Moody, Nicholas, Newburyport. Private, Capt. Moses Nowell's co., which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 4 days; also, Capt. Samuel Huse's co..
Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of guards; muster roll dated Winter Hill, May 11,
1778; reported sick and absent; also, same co. and regt. ; enlisted April 5, 1778;
service to July 4, 1778, 3 mos., at Cambridge; also, same co. and regt.; enlisted
July 3, 1778; discharged Dec. 14, 1778; service, 5 mos. 14 days, at Cambridge;
also, Capt. Richard Titcorab's co., Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt. ; enlisted July 4,



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Moody, Nicholas, continued.

1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780 ; service, 3 mos. 20 days, including 13 days (260
miles) travel home ; company raised in Newburyport, Salisbury, and Amesbury ;
regiment raised in Essex Co. to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Moody, Paul, Newbury. Sergeant, Capt. Jacob Gerrish's co., which marched on the
alarm of April 19, 1776, to Cambridge ; service, 6 days ; also, Captain, Col.
Timothy Pickering, Jr.'s regt. ; return made to Maj. Gen. James Warren, of ofQ-
cers of a regiment raised by Brig. Michael Farley from his brigade and ordered
to march to Danbury, Conn., via Providence, dated Ipswich, Dec. 24, 1776; com-
pany raised in Newbury.

MooDT, Peirce (also given Rice), Scarborough. Private, Capt. Keith's co., Col.
Michael Jackson's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from March
29, 1777, to April 8, 1777; residence, Scarborough; engaged for town of Reading;
reported deserted April 8, 1777.

Moody, Peirce. Private, Capt. Abram Tyler's co., Col. Edmund Phinney's regt.;
muster roll dated Garrison at Fort George, Dec. 8, 1776 ; enlisted Jan. 1, 1776.

Moody, Peikce. Private, Capt. Jonathan Andrews's co., Col. Joseph Prime's regt.;
enlisted May 8, 1780; discharged Dec. 31, 1780; service, 7 mos. 24 days, at the
Eastward, under Brig. Gen. P. Wadsworth. Roll sworn to in York Co. and
certified at Thomaston.

Moody, Pekez. Private, Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co.. Col. Porter's regt. ; return
for equipments, dated Nov. 9, 1778; also, list of men appearing on a credit bill
of Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co. [year not given] ; said Moody credited with 3
mos. service.

Moody, Philip. Private, Capt. Samuel Wolcott's co.. Col. Hopkins's regt.; entered
service July 16, 1776 ; service, 16 days ; company marched to the Highlands,
N. Y. ; roll sworn to in Berkshire Co.; also, Capt. Elijah Deming's co.. Col.
Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; entered service April 26, 1777; discharged May
20, 1777; service, 25 da3^s, at Ticonderoga; company called out by Maj. Gen.
Gates and ordered to Saratoga; also, Corporal, Capt. Jeremiah Hickok's co.,
Lieut. Col. Sears's regt. ; entered service Aug. 6, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 8, 1781 ;
service, 3 mos. 7 days, including travel (4 days) home ; regiment raised in Berk-
shire Co. to serve for 3 months; roll endorsed "Col. Elisha Porter's Reg't."

Moody, Prince. Treasury pay roll of officers and crew of the brigantine "Pallas,"
commanded by Capt. James Johnson, for service from July 3, 1779, to Aug. 20,
1779, on Penobscot expedition.

Moody, Reuben, Granby. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from
Capt. Smith's co., 4th Hampshire Co. regt., as returned by Lieut. Col. R. Wood-
bridge, dated South Hadley, May 28, 1777; residence, Granby; engaged for town
of Granby; joined Capt. Alexander's co.. Col. Wigglesworth's regt.; term,
3 years ; also, list of men raised to serve in the Continental Army, as returned by
Capt. Eleazer Warner, sworn to in Hampshire Co., April 6, 1779; said Moody
reported as having hired Bartholomew Harris to serve in his place.

Moody, Richard. Private, Capt. Joseph Jones's detachment of militia; marched June
29, 1779; discharged July 16, 1779; service, 17 days, at Camden, Lincoln Co., by
order of Col. William Jones.

Moody, Samuel, Salisbury. Private, Capt. Stephen Merrill's co.. Col. Caleb Cushing's
regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775;
service, 3^ days.

Moody, Samuel. Official record of a ballot by the House of Representatives, dated
May 8, 1776; said Moody chosen Lieutenant Colonel, Col. Daniel Spalford's (7th



900 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Moody, Samuel, continued.

Essex Co.) regt. of Mass. militia; appointment concurred in by Council May 8,
1776; reported commissioned May 8, 1776.

Moody, Samuel. Capt. Jonathan Evans's co.. Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt. ; discharged
Jan. 1, 1779; service, 6 mos., at North Kingston, R. I., including 6 days (115
miles) travel home; also, Drummer, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated North
Kingston, Nov. 6, 1778 ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster rolls dated East Green-
wich, Sept. 17, Sept. 22, Oct. 14, and Nov. 13, 1778; enlisted July 6, 1778; enlist-
ment to expire Jan. 1, 1779-

Moodt, Samuel. Private, Capt. Thomas Mighill's co., Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt.;
enlisted July 18, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780 ; service, 3 mos. 4 days, including
12 days (240 miles) travel home; company raised in Newbury, Rowley, and
Ipswich ; regiment raised in Essex Co. to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Moody, Seth, South Hadley. Private, Capt. Moses Montague's co. of Minute-men,
Col. Ruggles Woodbridge's regt., which marched in response to the alarm of
April 19, 1775 ; enlisted April 20, 1775 ; service, 8 days ; also, Lieut. Reuben Judd's
CO., Col. Elisha Portor's (Hampshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted July 9, 1777 ; discharged
Aug. 12, 1777; service, 39 days, with Northern army, travel (100 miles) included.

Moody, Williajvi, Falmouth. Capt. David Bradish's co. ; billeting allowed from date
of enlistment. May 12, 1775, to July 8, 1775 ; credited with allowance for 8 weeks
1 day; also, Private, Capt. David Bradish's co.. Col. Edmund Phinney's (31st)
regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or its
equivalent in money dated Cambridge Camp, Dec. 15, 1775.

Moody, William, Falmouth. 2d Sergeant, Capt. Joseph Pride's co.. Col. Joseph
Prime's (Cumberland Co.) regt. ; joined April 27, 1780; discharged Dec. 6, 1780;
service, 7 mos. 9 days ; enlistment, 8 months ; regiment raised for defence of
eastern Massachusetts.

Moody, William, Pepperellborough. Private, Capt. John Elden's co.. Col. Lemuel
Robinson's regt. ; pay abstract for mileage, dated Roxbury, Feb. 26, 1776; mile-
age for 120 miles allowed said Moody; also, company receipt, given to Capt. John
Elden, for travel allowance to and from camp, dated Dorchester, April 1, 1776;
also, receipt dated Pepperellborough, April 17, 1776, signed by said Moody and
others, for wages for service in Capt. John Elden's co.. Col. Lemuel Roboson's
regt.

Moody, William. Drummer, Capt. Abner Lowell's co. of matrosses; marched July
5, 1776; service to March 31, 1777, 8 mos. 26 days; company stationed at Fal-
mouth, Cumberland Co. ; also, 5th Gunner, Capt. Abner Lowell's co. of matrosses
stationed at Falmouth, Cumberland Co. ; copy of a return dated Falmouth, July
31, 1777; company reported Aug. 11, 1777, as mustered by Col. Noyes, agreeable
to seacoast establishment.

Moody, William. Drummer, Capt. Peter Warren's co.. Col. Jonathan Mitchell's
regt.; detached July 7, 1779; discharged Sept. 25, 1779; service, 2 mos. 18 days,
on Penobscot expedition. Roll dated Falmouth.

Moody, William. Seaman, ship "Protector," commanded by Capt. John Foster
Williams; engaged March 13, 1780; discharged Aug. 17, 1780; service, 5 mos. 4
days.

MooER, Benjamin. Capt. Benjamin Ames's co.. Col. James Frye's regt.; return of
men in camp at Cambridge, dated May 17, 1775.

MooEEs, Benjamin. Lieutenant, Col. Hazen's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts
for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; also. Lieutenant and Adjutant,
same regt. ; abstract for wages for Oct. -Dec, 1780, dated Boston.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 901



MooERS, John, Haverhill. Pay roll for 6 months men belonging to the town of Haver-
hill raised for service in the Continental Army during 1780 ; marched June 29,
1780; discharged Dec. 15, 1780; service, 5 mos. 28 days, travel (240 miles)
included.

MooERS, Joshua. Private, Capt. James Sawyer's co., Col. James Frye's regt. ; return
of men in camp at Cambridge, dated May 17, 1775.

MooERS, Moses, Newburyport. Private, Capt. Ezra Lunt's co.. Col. Moses Little's
(17th) regt.; company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; enlisted May 2, 1775; age,
20 yrs. ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Dec. 11,
1775.

MooERs, Samuel. Capt. Thomas Cogswell's co., Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin's (38th)
regt. ; order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp at Sewall's
Point, Nov. 9, 1775.

Moon, Asa, Old York. List of men mustered to serve in the Continental Army by
James Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth Co., dated June 8, 1778 ; Col. Bailey's
regt. ; age, 23 yrs. ; residence, Old York ; enlisted for town of Bridgewater ; en-
listed by Capt. Ephraim Burr; enlistment, 3 years.

Moon, Charles. Marine, Continental frigate " Deane," commanded by Capt. Samuel
Nicholson; engaged Dec. 4, 1781; reported turned over to the "Alliance" Dec.
21, 1781.

Moon, Isaac, Boston. Boatswain, schooner " Resolution," commanded by Capt. Amos
Potter ; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to in Suffolk Co., April 5, 1781 ;
age, 28 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in. ; complexion, dark ; residence, Boston.

Moon, Isaac. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Continental Army for the
term of 6 months, agreeable to resolve of June 5, 1780, returned as received of
Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Capt. Lieut. John Callender, of 3d Artillery bat-
talion, at Springfield, July 6, 1780 ; age, 24 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ; complexion,
ruddy ; engaged for town of Boston ; arrived at Springfield July 5, 1780 ; also,
descriptive return dated Boston, Jan. 9, 1781, made by Edward Procter, Colonel
of Boston regt., of men who had enlisted to serve in the Continental Army for the
term of 6 months from the time of their arrival at place of rendezvous, unless
sooner discharged, and who had received bounty and mileage due them of said
Col. Procter ; Capt. Brailsford's co. ; age, 24 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ; complexion,
dark.

Moon, John, Bridgewater (also given Boston). Return of men raised to serve in the
Continental Army from Capt. John Ames's co.. Col. Edward Mitchel's (3d
Plymouth Co.) regt. ; residence, Bridgewater; enlisted for town of Bridgewater;
joined Capt. Isaiah Stutson's (Stetson's) co.. Col. Gamaliel Bradford's regt.;
enlistment, during war; reported a transient; also, list of men mustered by
Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Jan. 8, 1777;
Capt. Isaiah Stetson's co., Col. Bradford's regt.; also, Private, 8th co.. Col.
Bradford's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777,
to July 20, 1777; reported deserted; also, Capt. Stetson's co.. Col. Bradford's
regt.; pay abstract for subsistence dated Boston; enlisted Jan. 7, 1777; marched
April 15, 1777 ; credited with 100 days allowance ; also, same co. and regt. ; re-
turn [year not given] ; mustered by Continental Muster Master ; also, same co.
and regt. ; return of men who were in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777, etc. ;
enlisted Dec. 28, 1776 ; joined Jan. 28, 1777 ; also, descriptive list of deserters who
belonged to (late) 14th Mass. regt., as returned by Jonathan Haskell, Adjutant,
dated West Point, Aug. 19, 1782; age, 21 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 5 in.; complexion,
light; hair, light; residence, Boston; enlisted for town of Boston; deserted Aug.
-, 1777, from Fort Miller.



902 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AJND SAILORS

Moon, John, Taunton. Private, Capt. Reuben Dyar's co. ; enlisted May 28, 1777; dis-
charged July 27, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 29 days ; company raised between Mount
Desert and Machias for expedition against St. Johns.

Moon, Jo's. Private, Capt. Silas Fowler's co.. Col. David Mosely's regt. ; enlisted
June 12, 1782; discharged June 17, 1782; service, 7 days; company probably
mounted and stationed at Springfield and Northampton for defence of the govern-
ment. Roll sworn to at Westfield.

Moon, Peleg. Private, Capt. Silas Fowler's co., Col. David Mosely's regt. ; enlisted
June 12, 1782; discharged June 17, 1782; service, 7 days; company probably
mounted and stationed at Springfield and Northampton for defence of the govern-
ment. Roll sworn to at Westfield.

Moon, Thomas. Private, Capt. Daniel Sullivan's co. of volunteers ; service from July
28, 1779, to Sept. 28, 1779, 2 mos., on expedition against Majorbagaduce.

Moon, William. Private, Capt. Christopher Woodbridge's co.. Col. Calvin Smith's
(13th) regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from May 15, 1779, to
Oct. 6, 1780 ; reported deserted.

MooNA, Jonathan, Mast Camp, York Co. Descriptive list of deserters from 13th Mass.
regt. commanded by Lieut. Col. Calvin Smith, endorsed " July 13th 1780; " Capt.
Page's CO.; rank. Private; age, 33 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in.; complexion, light;
hair, light; occupation, yeoman; birthplace, Durham, N. H.; residence. Mast
Camp; deserted Aug. 12, 1777.

MooNEY, . [This name also appears under the form of Moneg, Money, Mony,

Moona.]

MooNET, John. Matross, Capt. Lillie's co.. Col. John Crane's regt. ; Continental Army
pay accounts made up for 1777-1779 [service not given] .

MooNEY, Jonathan, Mast Camp (also given Massabesec) . List of men mustered by
Nathaniel Wells, Muster Master for York Co., dated Wells, Feb. 8, 1777; Capt.
Matthew Fairfield's co.. Col. Edward Wigglesworth's regt. ; residence, Mast
Camp ; term, 3 years or during war ; reported received State bounty ; also, Pri-
vate, Capt. Peter Page's co.. Col. Calvin Smith's (late Wigglesworth's) regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 28, 1777, to Aug. 22, 1777;
reported deserted Aug. 22, 1777; also, Capt. Joseph McNall's co.. Col. Edward
Wigglesworth's regt.; return [year not given] ; residence, Massabesic; enlisted
for town of Massabesic; mustered by Esquire Wells.

Mooney, Joseph, Pembroke. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from Col. John Cushing's (2d Plymouth Co.) regt.; engaged for town of Pem-
broke; joined Capt. John Winslow's co.. Col. Crain's regt.; term, 3 years;
reported a foreigner ; also, list of men mustered to serve in the Continental Army
by James Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth Co., dated April 28, 1778; Col.
Crain's regt. ; residence, Pembroke ; engaged for town of Pembroke ; engaged by
Capt. Winslow; term, 3 years.

Mooney, Peter, Boston. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master
for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Jan. 8, 1777; Maj. Stevens's (Artillery) battalion;
also, Matross, Capt. Nathaniel Donnell's co.. Col. John Crane's (3d Artillery)
regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31,
1779; reported as serving 19 mos. 15 days as Matross, 16 mos. 15 days as Gun-
ner; also, same co. and regt.; return for gratuity, dated Greenwich, Nov. 10,
1779 ; also, Bombardier, same co. and regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for
service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; also, Corporal, same co. and regt.;
return dated West Point, Jan. 9, 1781 ; residence, Boston ; engaged Jan. 3, 1777,
by Sergt. Maj. Tracy; term, during war; also, Corporal, Capt. Donnell's CO.,
Col. Crane's (3d Artillery) regt.; muster rolls for Feb. -April, 1781, dated West
Point; reported on command at Verplanck's Point in April, 1781.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 903

MooNET, William, Boston. Private, Capt. Fox's co., Col. Henry Jackson's regt. ;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Dec. 4, 1777, to May 21, 1779;
also, Capt. Ezra Lunt's co., Col. David Henley's regt.; pay rolls for April and
May, 1778, sworn to at Providence ; also, Capt. William Scott's co., Col. Henley's
regt. ; pay roll for Nov., 1778 ; also, Capt. Joseph Fox's co.. Col. Jackson's regt. ;
muster roll for April, 1779, dated Pawtuxet; enlisted Nov. 23, 1777; reported on
command at Field's Point; also, return certified at Camp near Morristown, April
30, 1780, of officers and men belonging to Col. Lee's, Col. Henley's, and Col. Jack-
son's regts., and men belonging to Massachusetts in Col. Henry Sherburne's
regt., who were incorporated into a regiment under the command of Col. Henry
Jackson, agreeable to the arrangement of April 9, 1779; Capt. Fox's co. ; rank,
Private; residence, Boston; enlisted Dec. 4, 1777; enlistment, during war;
reported deserted May 21, 1779.

Moor, Abel, Bolton (also given Lancaster). Private, Capt. Benjamin Hastings's co.,
Col. Asa Whitcomb's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 27,
1775; service, 3 mos. 12 days; also, company return dated Oct. 6, 1775; also,
return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Jonathan
Houghton's CO., as returned to Col. Josiah Whetney ; residence, Bolton; engaged
for town of Bolton; joined Capt. King's co.. Col. Marshal's regt.; term, 3 years;
also. Private, 1st co.. Col. Thomas Marshall's regt. ; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to April 1, 1777; residence, Lancaster;
reported died April 1, 1777; also, Capt. Samuel King's (2d) co.. Col. Marshall's
regt. ; subsistence allowed from date of enlistment, Dec. 26, 1776, to Feb. 21,
1777 ; credited with 57 days allowance ; subsistence also allowed for 11 days travel
on march from Boston to Bennington.

Moor, Abel. Petition dated Boston, Feb. 26, 1779, signed by said Moor, Lieutenant,
and others, officers of Col. Thomas Crafts's (Artillery) regt., asking that their
resignations be accepted as the Legislature had failed to redress their grievances;
resignations accepted in Council Feb. 26, 1779.

Moor, Abijah, Putney. Certificate dated Camp at Cambridge, June 18, 1775, signed
by Capt. Benjamin Hastings, certifying that said Moor and others belonging to
his company, Col. Whitcomb's regt., were in need of cartridge boxes, for which
said Hastings promised to be accountable; also. Private, Capt. Benjamin Hast-
ings's CO., Col. Asa Whitcomb's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted
May 7, 1775; service, 3 mos. 2 days.

Moor, Abner, Bolton. Private, Capt. Benjamin Hastings's co., Col. Asa Whitcomb's
regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 27, 1775; service, 3 mos. 12
days; also, company return dated Oct. 6, 1775; also, return of men raised to
serve in the Continental Array from Capt. Jonathan Houghton's co., as returned



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