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Alden, dated Bristol, March 7, 1777, signed by said Wasliburn and others, for
wages for 3 mos. service at Bristol, \l. I., in Capt. Aldcu's co.. Col. Jeremiah
Hall's regt.

Washbuun, Joshua. Capt. Abram Wasliburn's co.. Col. Abijali Sterns's regt.;
enlisted May 6, 1778; .service to July 2, 1778, 1 mo. 29 days, at Castle Island.

Washburn, Josiah, Middleborough. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce
the Continental Anny for the term of (> months, agreeable to resolve of June
5, 1780, returned as receiv('d of Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John
Glover, at Springfield, July 17, 1780; age, 18 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 7 in.; com-
plexion, light ; engaged for town of Middleborough ; marched to camp July 17,

1780, under command of Capt. Abner Howard ; also. Private, Capt. Thomas
Turner's (5th) co., Col. Henry Jackson's (16th) regt.; payroll for June and
July, 1780 ; service, 15 days ; also, list of men raised for the 6 mouths service
and returned by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return dated
Camp Totoway, Oct. 25, 1780.



EST THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 6(39



"Washburn, Josiah. Private, Capt. James Allen's co., Maj. Eliphalet Carey's
regt. ; marched July 30, 1780; discharged Aug. 2, 1780; service, 3 days; com-
jjany marched to Rhode Island on an alarm.

Washburn, Judah. Corporal, Capt. Ebenezer "Washburn's co., Col. Thomas
Lothrop's regt.. Brig. Joseph Cushing's brigade; service, 17 days; company
marched to Bristol, R. I., on an alarm in Dec, 1776. Roll dated Kingston.

Washburn, Lebbeus, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. James Allen's co., in a regi-
ment commanded by Maj . Eliphalet Cary ; service, 23 days ; company stationed
at Bristol, R. I., April 19, 1777.

Washburn, Lebbeus, Bridgewater. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the
Continental Army for the term of 6 montlis, agreeable to resolve of June 5,
1780, returned as received of Justin Elj^, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John
Glover, at Springfield, July 14, 1780; age, 18 jts. ; stature, 6 ft. 1 in.; com-
plexion, ruddy ; engaged for town of Bridgewater ; marched to camp July 14,
1780, under command of Capt. Hancock; also, list of men raised for the tj
months service and returned bj^ Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster
in a return dated Camp Totoway, Oct. 25, 1780; also, pay roll for 6 months
men raised by the town of Bridge water for service in the Continental Army at
West Point durmg 1780 ; marched July 10, 1780 ; discharged Dec. 4, 1780 ; ser-
vice, 5 mos. 6 days, including travel (240 miles) home.

Washburn, Lebbeus, Oakham. Private, Capt. John Packard's co.. Col. David
Brewer's (9th) regt. ; company return dated Roxbury Camp, Oct. 7, 1775.

Washburn, Lebbeus. Order on Henry Gardner, Treasurer, payable to Capt. Nathan
Alden, dated Bristol, March 7, 1777, signed by said Washburn and others, for
wages for 3 mos. service at Bristol, R. I., in Capt. Alden's co.. Col. Jeremiah
Hall's regt.

Washburn, Lebbeus. Private, Capt. Josiah Keith's co.. Col. Cotton's regt. ; ser-
vice from Sept. 25,. 1777, to Oct. 30, 1777, on a secret expedition to Tiverton,
R.I.

Washburn, Lettice (also given Lettis and Luther), Dartmouth. Private, Capt.
Thomas Kemjiton's co.. Col. Timothy Danielson's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug.
1, 1775 ; enlisted May 4, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 4 days ; also, company retiu-n
dated Oct. 6, 1775; also, Capt. Benjamin Dillmgham's co. ; enlisted April 17,
1776 ; service, 5 mos. 27 days ; company stationed at Dartmouth for defence of
seacoast; also, Matross, payroll for wages of men enlisted at Dartmoutli in
Capt. Perez Cushing's co., made up to Sept. 22, 1778, excluding the month of
August, endorsed " Collo Crafts' Regiment;" enlisted May 1, 1778; service,
3 mos. 21 days ; also. Private, Capt. Henry Jenne's co. ; entered service March
14, 1781; discharged March 18, 1781; service, 4 days; company marched to
Rhode Island.

Washburn, Levi, Bridgewater. Coi-poral, Capt. Robert Orr's co. of Minute-men,
Col. John Bailey's regt., which marched in response to the alarm of April 19,
1775; service, 1 week 1 day.

Washburn, Luther, Ashfield. Private, Capt. David Cowden's co.. Col. Benjamin
Ruggles Woodbridge's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted ISlay 13,
1775; service, 2 mos. 24 days; also, company return dated near Prospect Hill,
Sept. 28, 1775 ; also, return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from
Capt. Elisha Cranson's co., 5th Hampshire Co. regt., dated Ashfield, April
22, 1779; enlisted for town of Ashfield; enlistment, during war; also, return
of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from 5th Hamp.shire Co. regt.,
as attested by Col. David Field ; engaged for town of Ashfield ; joined Capt.
Bartlit's co.. Col. Wesson's regt. ; term, during war.



670 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Washburn, Luther, Bridgewater. Private, Lieut. Zachariah "Watkins's co.. Col,
Ezra Wood's regt. ; enlisted May 13, 1778 ; service to Feb. 14, 1779, 9 mos. 1
day, at North river; regiment raised for 8 months from time of arrival at
Peekskill.

Washburn, Melatiah, Attleborough. Private, Capt. Jacob Fuller's co.. Col. John
Jacobs's regt. ; enlisted June 2, 1778; service, 7 mos. 1 day, at Rhode Island ;
enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1779.

Washburn, Melatiah. Private, Capt. Isaac Hodges's co., Col. John Daggit's
(Daggett's) regt. ; service, 5 days, including travel (o4 miles each way) from
Norton to Tiverton, K. I., and return ; company served in Dec, 1776, and Jan.,
1777, on an alarm.

Washburn, Nathan, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. Abram Washburn's (Bridge-
water) CO., Col. Edward Mitchell's regt.; service, G days ; company marched
to Horse Neck in Braintree March 4, 1776; also, Capt. Washburn's co.. Col.
Jacob Gerrish's regt. ; entered service July 27, 1778; discharged Dec. 21, 1778;
service, 4 mos. 25 days, at and about Boston; term, 6 months, to expire Jan.
1, 1779.

Washburn, Nathaniel, Bridgewater (also given No. 5). Private, Capt. Abel
Tliayer's co., Col. John Fellows's (8th) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775;
enlisted April 28, 1775; service, 3 mos. 11 days; also, company return dated
Dorchester, Oct. -, 1775.

Washburn, Nathaniel, Bridgewater. Return of men raised to serve in the Con-
tinental Army fiom Capt. James Allen, Jr.'s co., Col. Edward Mitchell's (3d
Plymouth Co.) regt. ; residence, Bridgewater ; engaged for town of Bridge-
water; joined Capt. Porter's co.. Col. Wigglesworth's regt.; term, 3 years;
also, list of men mustered between March 22, and March 27, 1777, by James
Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth Co. ; Col. Michael Jackson's regt. ; age,
19 yrs. ; enlisted by Capt. John Porter; also, Private, Lieut. Colonel's co.. Col.
Calvin Smith's (late Wigglesworth's) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts
for service from March 17, 1777, to March 17, 1780; also, Capt. Daniel Pills-
bury's co., Col. Edward Wigglesworth's (4th) regt. ; return [year not given] ;
mustered by a County Muster Master ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for
May, 1778, dated Camj) Valley Forge; reported on Major's guard; also, same
CO. and regt. ; muster roll for June, 1778, dated " Greenage," and sworn to at
Cami) Norwich ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay roll for Oct., 1778, sworn to at
Providence; also, (late) Lieut. Col. Dudley Coleman's co., (late) Col. Wig-
glesworth's regt. commanded by Maj. Porter ; muster roll for March and April,
1779, dated Providence ; enlisted March 17, 1777 ; enlistment, 3 years.

Washburn, Nathaniel. Order on Henry Gardner, Treasurer, payable to Capt.
Nathan Alden, dated Bristol, March 7, 1777, signed by said Washburn and
others, for wages for 3 mos. service at Bristol, R. I., in Caj^t. Alden's co.. Col.
Jeremiah Hall's regt.

Washburn, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Andrew Samson's co. ; return dated INlay
20, 1777; reported mustered by G. Partridge, Muster Master; company sta-
tioned at the fort at the Gurnet.

Washburn, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Stephen Churchill's co., Col. Tlieophilus
Cotton's regt. ; enlisted March 8, 1781 ; discharged March 12, 1781 ; service, 4
days, at Newport, R. I. ; company raised by order of His Excellency John
Hancock to serve for 40 days, unless sooner discharged.

Washburn, Nehemiah, Raynham. Corporal, Capt. Josiah Crocker's co.. Col. Car-
penter's regt.; service, 1 mo. 15 days; company marched from Taimton to
Rhode Island by order of Council of July -, 1778, to serve for 6 weeks.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 671

Washburn, Nehemiah. Private, Capt. David Kingman's co.. Col. Edward
Mitchell's regt. ; service, 6 days, on an alarm at Squantum, or Braintree
Farms, in March, 1776.

Washburn, Nehemiah. Private, Capt. Jonathan Shaw's (RajTiham) co., Col.
George Williams's (3d Bristol Co.) regt. ; service, 25 days; company marched
to Warren, R. I., via Rehoboth, Dec. 8, 1776, on an alarm.

Washburn, Nehemlih. Private, Capt. Henry Jenne's co. ; entered service March
14, 1780; discharged March 18, 1780; service, 4 days; company marched to
Rhode Island.

Washburn, Nehemiah. Private, Capt. John Shaw's co.. Col. Abiel Mitchel's
regt. commanded by Lieut. Col. James Williams, Brig. Godfrey's brigade;
service, 8 days; company marched to Tiverton, R. I., on the alarm of Aug. 2,
1780. Roll sworn to at Taunton.

Washburn, Oliver, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. Elisha Mitchell's co.. Col. Simeon
Gary's regt. ; service from time of enlistment to time of marching, 6 days.
Roll dated April 2, 1776.

Washburn, Oliver. Private, Capt. Child's co.,Col. Bond's regt.; pay ab.stract
for Nov. [year not given, probably 1775]; reported discharged Nov. 9; also,
Capt. Child's co., 2oth regt. ; company receipt for wages for July, 1776, given
to Capt. Child, dated Mt. Independence, Nov. 3, 1776.

Washburn, Oliver. Private, Capt. Abram Washburn's co., Col. Theophilus
Cotton's regt. ; marched March 10, 1781 ; discharged April 1, 1781 ; service,
22 days; comi)any marched to Newport to serve for 40 days. Roll dated
Bridgewater.

Washburn, Peter. Private, Capt. Asa Danforth's co. of volunteers. Col. Con-
vers's regt. ; service, 22 days ; com iiany marched from Brookfield Sept. 23, 1777,
to join army under Gen. Gates at the Northward.

Washburn, Peter. Private, Capt. Job Cook's (16th) co.. Col. Hathaway's (2d
Bristol Co.) regt. ; entered service Aug. 4 [1780] ; discharged Aug. 8 [1780] ;
service, 5 days, on an alarm at Rhode Island. Roll sworn to at Dartmouth.

Washburn, Reuben, Ashfield. Private, Capt. Benjamin Phillips's co., Lieut. Col.
Timothy Robinson's detachment of Hampshire Co. militia; entered service
Dec. 23, 1776; discharged April 1, 1777; service, 100 days; company marched
to Ticonderoga ; also, return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from Capt. Elisha Cranson's co., 5th Hampshire Co. regt. ; engaged for town
of Ashfield ; rank, Sergeant; term, during war; also, return of men raised to
serve in the Continental Army from 5th Hampshire Co. regt., as attested by
Col. David Field; engaged for town of Ashfield; joined Capt. Bartlit's co..
Col. Wesson's regt.; term, during war; also. Sergeant, Lieut. Col. Millen's
CO., Col. Wesson's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from May
29, 1777, to July 25, 1779 ; residence, Ashfield ; reported deserted July 25, 1779,
but returned to service in Dec, 1780, and was discharged by Gen. Washington
in June, 1783; also, Capt. Samuel Bartlett's co.. Col. James Wesson's regt. ;
return [year not given].

Washburn, Robert. List of men mustered for Col. Robinson's regt. between July
26, 1777, and Aug. 18, 1777, by James Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth Co.,
to serve in the New England states; Capt. Hollis's co. ; enlisted by Capt.
Hollis; also, Capt. Silas Hollis's co.. Col. John Robinson's regt.; enlisted
July 1, 1777 ; service to Jan. 1, 1778, 6 mos., at Rhode Island.

Washburn, Robert. Capt. Abram Washburn's co., CoL Abijah Sterns's regt.;
enlisted April 11, 1778 ; service to July 2, 1778, 2 mos. 24 days, at Castle Island.



672 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Washburn, Robert. Private, Capt. Shaj-s's co., Col. Putnam's regt. ; Continental
Army pay accounts for 1777-1779 ; no wages credited to said \Vashburn who is
reported as having been taken in place of Joseph Hunt and reference is made
to the latter's account; term, 3 years; also, Major's co.. Col. Putnam's regt. ;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to April 1, 1780.

"Washburn, Robert. Descriptive list of men raised in Worcester Co. to serve in
the Continental Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as returned by Seth
Washburn, Superintendent for said county, June 12 [?], 1781; Capt. Wil-
liams's CO., Col. Keyes's regt.; age, 20 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 4 in.; complexion,
light; occupation, farmer; engaged for town of New Braintree; engaged
March 10, 1781 ; term, 3 years.

Washburn, Salathiel, New Braintree. 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 Brig. Gen. John
Glover, at Springfield, July 12, 1780; age, 17 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 5 in.; com-
plexion, light; engaged for town of New Braintree; arrived at Si)ringfield
July 11, 1780; marched to camp July 12, 1780, imder command of Ensign Gil-
bert ; also, list of men raised for the 6 months service and returned by Brig.
Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return dated Camp Totoway, Oct.
25, 1780 ; also, Private ; pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of New
Braintree for service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched to camp
July 10, 1780; discharged Dec. 17, 1780; service, 5 mos. 15 days, mcluding
travel (KiO miles) home.

Washburn, Salathiel. List of men mustered for Col. Robinson's regt. between
July 26, 1777, and Aug. 18, 1777, by James Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth
Co., to serve in the New England states; Capt. Hollis's co. ; enlisted by Capt.
Hollis; also, Capt. Silas Hollis's co., Col. John Robinson's regt.; enlisted
July 1, 1777; service to Jan. 1, 1778, 6 mos., at Rhode Island.

Washburn, Salathiel. Private, Capt. John Ames's co. ; enlisted June 26, 1778 ;
discharged July 20, 1778 ; service, 24 days ; company marched to Rhode Island
June 26, 1778, and joined Col. Wade's regt. June 27, 1778, for 21 days service.

Washburn, Salmon, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. James Allen's co., Gen. John
Thomas's regt. ; company return dated Roxbury, Oct. 6, 1775; also, return of
men mustered for Col. Jacobs's regt. to serve in the four New England gov-
ernments by James Hatch, Muster Ma.ster for Plymouth Co., June 8, 1778;
Capt. Crane's co. ; enlisted by Capt. Crane ; reported mustered at the hospital
at Abington ; also, 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 Brig. Gen. John Glover, at Spring-
field, July 14, 1780 ; age, 22 yrs. ; .stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ; complexion, dark ; engaged
for town of Bridgewater; marched to camp July 14, 1780, under command of
Capt. Hancock ; also, list of men raised for the 6 montlis service and returned
by Brig. Gen. Pater.son as having passed muster in a return dated Camp Toto-
way, Oct. 25, 1780 ; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Bridge-
water for service in the Continental Army at West Point during 1780 ; marched
July 10, 1780; discharged Dec. 6, 1780; service, 5 mos. 8 days, including travel
(240 miles) home.

Washburn, Samuel, Ashfield. Private, Lieut. Samuel Bartlet's co., which marched
in response to the alarm of April 10, 1775 ; service from April 22 to April 26,
1775, 5 days; also, Capt. Ebenezer Webber's (0th) co., Col. John Fellows's
(8th) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted April 27, 1775 ; service, 3
mos. 11 days: also, company return dated Dorchester, Oct. 7, 1775; also, order
for bountv coat dated Dorchester, Nov. 22, 1775.



IX THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 673

"Washburn, Samuel, Mendon. Private, Capt. Andrew Peters's co., Col. Joseph
Read's (20th) regt. ; muster roll duted Aug. 1, 177.5; eulisted April 27, 1775;
service, 3 mos. 12 days ; also, company return dated Roxbury, Sept. 25, 1775.

Washburn, Samuel, Natick. Private, Capt. Joseph Morse's co.. Col. Samuel
Bullard's regt., which marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775;
said Washburn marched April 19, 1775 ; service, 10 days.

"Washburn, Samuel. Private, Capt. Benjamin Phillips's co., Lieut. Col. Timothy
Robinson's detachment of Hampshire Co. militia; entered service Jan. 6,
1777; discharged April 1, 1777; service, 86 days; company marched to Ticon-
deroga.

"Washburn, Samuel. Private, Capt. Ephraim Jenings's co.. Col. David "Wells's
regt. ; enlisted Sept. 22, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 18, 1777 ; service on expedition
to Northern department.

"Washburn, Samuel. Private, Capt. Agrippa "Wells's co.. Col. Samuel Brewer's
regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance and mileage from place of discharge
home, sworn to at Deerfield, Dec. 10, 1777 ; 190 miles travel allowed said
"Washburn ; company served at Ticonderoga for 3 months from Sept. 1, 1776.

"Washburn, Samuel. Private, Capt. Thomas Marshall Baker's co., Col. Benjamin
Haws's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 3, 1778 ; discharged Sept. 12, 1778 ; service, 1 mo.
11 days ; company detached to march to Rhode Island to serve for 6 weeks.
Roll dated Upton.

"Washburn, Samuel. Private, Capt. Caleb Moulton's co., commanded by Lieut.
Eliphalet Hastings subsequent to Oct. 11, 1778; Col. Thomas Poor's regt. ; en-
tered service June 27, 1778; discharged Jan. 31, 1779; service, 7 mos. 14 days,
at North river, including 11 days (220 miles) travel home ; also, Capt. Moulton's
CO., Col. Poor's regt. ; pay roll for Sept., 1778, dated Fort Clinton ; also, Lieut.
Hastings's co., Col. Poor's regt. ; pay roll for Dec, 1778, dated King's Ferry.

"Washburn, Samuel. Private, Capt. Joshua Fisk's co.. Col. Abner Perry's regt. ;
enlisted July 28, 1780; discharged July 31, 1780; service, 6 days, on an alarm
at Rhode Island, including 3 days (60 miles) travel home ; roll dated Natick ;
also, same co. and regt. ; enlisted Aug. 3, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 7, 1780 ; ser-
vice, 7 days, including 3 days (60 miles) travel home; company marched to
Rhode Island on an alarm ; roll dated Natick.

"Washburn, Samuel. Private, Capt. Philip Ammidon's co.. Col. Nathan Tyler's
regt.; entered service July 28, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 8, 1780 ; service, 15 days,
including 3 days (52 miles) travel home ; company ordered to Rhode Island on
the alarm of July 27, 1780.

"Washburn, Samuel, Jr. Private, Lieut. Ephraim Jenings's co.. Col. David Field's
(Hampshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted Aug. 17, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 21, 1777 ; ser-
vice, 5 days, on expedition to the Northward at the time of the battle of Ben-
nington. Roll dated Ashfield and sworn to at Deerfield.

"Washburn, Seth, Leicester. Captain of a company in Col. "Ward's regt., which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 5 days; also. Captain, Gen.
Artemas "Ward's regt. ; returns of officers for provisions; receipts for said pro-
visions dated Roxbury, July 27, and July 28, 1775 ; also, same regt. ; return of
officers for provisions, dated Dorchester, Aug. 3, 1775 ; also. Captain, Col. Jona-
than "Ward's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; engaged April 24,1 775;
service, 3 mos. 14 days; also, company return dated Oct. 8, 1775; also, request
addressed to the Council, dated Dorchester, Feb. 8, 1776, signed by Col. Josiah
Whitney, for commissions to be delivered to said Washburn, Captain, and the
officers belonging to his company, Col. "Whitney's regt. ; also. Captain of a
company which joined Col. Whitney's regt. ; list of officers of militia which



674: MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Washburn, Seth, continued.

reuiforced the army ; commissioned Feb. 13, 1776 ; also, list of members of com-
mittees appointed to raise men for New York and Canada, showing number of
commissions delivered them [year not given, probably 1776] ; said Washburn,
Captain, reported as belonging to committee for Worcester Co. ; also, 2d Major,
Col. Samuel Deiniey's (1st Worcester Co.) regt. of Mass. militia ; list of officers ;
commissioned Feb. 6, 1778; also, descriptive return signed by said Washburn,
Superintendent for Worcester Co., of the 1st division of 9 months men who
marched to Springfield July 8, 1779, from Worcester Co. ; also, certificate dated
Leicester, March 21, 1781, signed by said Washburn, Superintendent, certifying
that he had received David Vengelder of a class of the town of Leicester, of
which Phineas Newhall was Chairman, to serve in the Continental Army for
the term of 3 years ; also, return dated June 12, [ ? ] 1781, made by .said Wash-
burn, Superintendent, stating that he had .sent forward 438 men from the county
of Worcester to serve in the Continental Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2,
1780; also, return dated Leicester, Dec. 10, 1781, made by said Washburn,
Superintendent, showing number of men wanting in the several towns in
Worcester Co. to reinforce the Continental Army for the term of 3 years ; also,
certificate dated Leicester, Dec. 31, 1781, signed by said Washburn, Superin-
tendent, certifying that he had received one man from the town of Mendon to
serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years, which completed the
town's quota.

Washburn, [Seth], Wilbraham. Private, Capt. Paul Langdon's (Wilbraham) co.
of ]Minute-men, which marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; said
Washburn marched April 20, 1775 ; discharged April 30, 1775 ; service, 1 week
2 days.

"Washburn, Seth. Corporal, Capt. Thomas Whipple's co., Col. James Converse's
(Worcester Co.) regt. ; service, 3 days ; company marched towards Providence
on an alarm in July, 1777 ; roll dated New Braintree ; also, Capt. Francis
Stone's CO., Col. James Converse's (Worcester Co.) regt. ; service, 3 days, on
an alarm at Bennington in Aug., 1777.

Washburn, Solomon, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. Nathan Mitchell's co. of
Minute-men, which marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; ser-
vice, 4 days.

Washburn, Solomon, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. Elisha Mitchell's co.. Col.
Simeon Gary's regt. ; service from time of enlistment to time of marching, 5
days. Ptoll dated April 2, 1776.

Washburn, Solomon. Private, Capt. John Ames's co. ; enlisted Jmie 26, 1778 ;
discharged July 20, 1778 ; service, 24 days ; company inarched to Rhode Island
June 26, 1778, and joined Col. Wade's regt. June 27, 1778, for 21 days service.

Washburn, Solomon. Private, Capt. David Kingman's co.,Maj. Eliphalet Cary's
regt.; marched July 30, 1780; discharged Aug. 2, 1780; .service, 3 days; com-
pany marched to Rhode Island on tlie alarm of July 30, 1780.

Washburn, Stephen. Private, 5th Middleborough co. commanded by Lieut. Con-
sider Benson; service, 8 days ; comi)any inan^hed to Ilowland's Ferry, R. I.,
on the alarm of Dec. 8, 1776; also, Capt. Perez Churchill's co.. Col. Ebenezer
Sproutt's regt.; entered service May 6; discharged ]SIay 9; entered service
Sept. 6; discharged Sept. 13; service, 9 days; company marched on two alarms
at Dartmouth in 1778; roll sworn to at Middleborough.

Washburn, Thomas, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. Nathan Mitchell's co. of Minute-
men, which marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 8
days.



IX THE WAll OF THE REVOLUTION. G75



WA.SHBURN, Thomas. Sergeant, Capt. Abram Washburn's (Bridgewater) co., Col.
Edward Mitchell's regt. ; service, 6 days; company marched to Horse Neck
in Braintree JNIarch 4, 1776.

Washburn, Thomas. Private, Capt. Abram Washburn's cc, Col. John Cushing's
regt. ; enlisted Sept. 20, 1776 ; service, 59^ days ; company stationed at New-
port, R. I. Boll dated Bridgewater.

Washburn, Thoiias. Private, Capt. Abram Washburn's cc. Col. Edward Mitchell's
regt. ; service, 16 days; company marched to Bristol, K. I., Dec. 8, 1776.

Washburn, Thomas. List of men mustered for Col. Cye's (Keyes's) regt. between
Sept. 10, and Sept. 15, 1777, by James Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth
Co., to serve in the New England states; Capt. Sparrow's co. ; enlisted by
Capt. Sparrow ; also, Capt. Edward Sparrow's co.. Col. Danforth Keys's regt. ;
enlisted Sept. 4, 1777 ; service to Dec. 31, 1777, 3 mos. 27 days, at Rhode Island ;
roll dated Providence ; also, Private, same co. and regt. ; pay roll dated North
Kingston, Dec. 4, 1777; enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1778; also, same co. and
regt. ; service from Dec. 1, 1777, to date of discharge, Jan. 2, 1778, 1 mo. 2 days ;
roll dated Providence.

Washburn, Thomas. Private, Capt. Abram Washburn's co., Maj. Eliphalet Gary's



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