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of a detacliment; also reported on command with light infantry; also, return
of effectives, dated ISIarch 9, 1781 ; reported acting as Quarter Master of a de-
tachment; also, returns of effectives, dated Garrison West Point, March 16,
March 2,3, and March oO, 1781 ; reported on the staff in Quartermaster General's
department; also, muster roll for April, 1781, dated West Point; reported on
command with light infantry: also, returns of effectives between April 6, 1781,
and May 25, 1781, dated Garrison West Point; reported on the staff in Quarter-



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Trotter, John (also given Jonathan) , continued.

master General's department; also, return of effectives, dated June 1, 1781;
reported in Quartermaster fJeneral's department; also reported at the South-
ward ; also, returns of effectives, dated June 8, and June 15, 1781 ; reported on
the staff in Quartermaster General's department.

Trouant, David. Private, Capt. Job Peirce's co., Col. Theophilus Cotten's
(Plymouth Co.) regt. ; pay roll for Oct., 1777, dated Middleborough ; service,
30 days, at Rhode Island.

Trouant, Nathan, Middleborough. Private, Capt. Nathaniel "Wood's (1st Mid-
dleborough) CO. of militia, which marched in response to the alarm of April
19, 1775, to iNIarshfield ; service, 2 days.

Trouant, Nathan (also given Nathan, Jr.), ISIiddleborough. Return of men
raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Job Peirce's co.. Col.
Sproutt's (4th Plymouth Co.) regt., dated Middleborough, Feb. 19, 1778; resi-
dence, Middleborough ; engaged for town of Middleborough ; joined Capt.
Soper's CO., Col. Mershel's (Marshall's) regt. ; term, 3 yeai-s.

Trouent, NATH.A.N, Middleborough. Private, Major's co.. Col. Marshall's regt. ;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 20, 1777, to June 1, 1779 ;
residence, Middleborough ; credited to town of Middleborough ; reported tran.s-
ferred to corps of invalids Feb. 1, 1779; deserted June 11, 1779; also, Capt.
Amasa Soper's (4th) co.. Col. Marshall's regt. ; subsistence allowed from date
of enlistment, Jan. 20, 1777, to Feb. 10, 1777 ; credited with 22 days allowance ;
subsistence also allowed for 14 days (280 miles) travel on march to Benning-
ton; also, same co. and regt.; muster roll for Jan., 1779, dated West Point;
reported transferred to corps of invalids ; also, order on the Board of War,
payable to Lieut. Osgood Carleton, dated Boston, May 21, 1779, signed by said
Trouent and others, for the donation of clothing allowed by the several towns
of the State ; certificate attached to order, dated Boston, May 24, 1779, signed
by Lieut. Carleton, certifies that said Trouent and others had been transferred
to the corps of invalids stationed at Boston under his command and had not
received the clothing they should have had " the last winter."

Trout, William, Boston. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army, as
returned by Capt. Samuel Ward and Capt. Thomas Nash to Col. David Cu.sli-
ing ; residence, Boston ; engaged for town of Weymouth ; joined Capt. James
Jones's CO., Col. Henry Jackson's regt. : term, 3 years; also, list of men mus-
tered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, June
8, 1777; Capt. Langdon's co., Col. Jackson's regt.; reported received State
bounty; also, Fifer, Colonel's co., Col. Jackson's regt.; Continental Army
pay accounts for service from March 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1780; also, Lieut.
Hodijah Bayles's co. of grenadiers, Col. Jackson's regt. ; pay roll for Feb.,

1778, dated " Gulph," Pa. ; also, Lieut. Bayles's co.. Col. Jackson's regt. ; pay
roll for June, 1778, dated Providence; also, Lieut. John Hobby's co.. Col.
Jackson's regt.; pay roll for July and Aug., 1778, dated Providence; also,
Lieut. Hobby's co. of grenadiers, Col. Jackson's regt. ; pay rolls for Sept. and
Dec, 1778, sworn to at Pawtuxet; a7.so, Lieut. Hobby's co.. Col. Jackson's
regt.; pay roll for March, 1779, sworn to in Garrison at Pawtuxet; also.
Colonel's (1st) co. commanded by Capt. Lieut. Hobby, Col. Jackson's regt. ;
muster roll for April, 1779, dated Pawtuxet: enlisted July 10, 1777; also, 1st
CO. commanded by Capt. Lieut. Hobby, Col. Jackson's regt. ; company return
dated Camp at Providence, July 9, 1779; also, same co. and regt. ; pay roll for
July, 1779, sworn to in Camp at Providence ; also. Colonel's co. conmianded
by Capt. Lieut. Hobby, Col. Jackson's regt.; pay roll for Oct., 1779; also.
Colonel's co.. Col. Jackson's regt.; regimental return made up to Dec. 31,

1779, dated Camp at Providence; enlisted March 5, 1777; a?so, return certified



68 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Trout, "William, continued.

at Camp near Morristown, April 30, 1780, of officers and men belonging to
Col. Lee's, Col. Henley's, and Col. Jackson's regts., and men belonging to
Massachusetts in Col. Henry Sherburne's regt., who were incorporated into a
regiment under the command of Col. Henrj' Jackson, agreeable to the arrange-
ment of April 9, 1779 ; Colonel's co. ; rank, Fifer ; residence, Boston ; engaged
April 3, 1777; term, during war; also, Colonel's co. commanded by Capt.
Lieut. Hobby, Col. Jackson's (16th) regt.; payrolls for April- July, 1780; also,
descriptive list dated Ilutts, three miles from West Point, Jan. 28, 1781 ; Capt.
Dow's CO., 9th Mass. regt. commanded by Col. Jackson; rank, Fifer; age, 18
yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 3 in.; complexion, light; hair, light; residence, Boston;
enlisted Jan. 1, 1780, by Col. Jackson ; enlistment, during war.

Trovoy, Benjamin. Seaman, sloop " Machias Liberty," commanded by Capt.
Jeremiah Obrien; engaged Aug. 1, 1776; discharged Oct. 15, 1776; service,
2 mos. 14 daj's.

Trovoy, Edward. List of men on board the ship "Jason," Simon Forrester,
Master, dated June 15, 1780.

Trow, . [This name also appears under the form of Traw, Trowe.]

Trow, Bartholomew. Lieutenant, Capt. Josiah Harris's co.. Col. Thomas Gard-
ner's regt. ; list of officers recommended by Committee of Safety to be com-
missioned by Congress; ordered in Provincial Congress June 2, 1775, that
commissions be delivered said officers.

Trow, Ben.jamix. Private, Capt. Israel Trow's co.. Col. John Hathaway 's regt. ;
service, 20 days, in April and May, 1777, at Rhode Island ; said Trow reported
as among tho.se who agreed to tarry for 2 months; company raised in Bristol
Co.; also, Capt. Trow's co.. Col. Josiah Whitney's regt.; service from May
14, 1777, to July 6, 1777, 54 days, at Rhode Island ; also, Capt. Trow's co.. Col.
John Daggett's regt.; entered service Jan. 12, 1778; discharged March 31,
1778 ; service, 2 mos. 20 days, under Gen. Spencer at Rhode Island ; company
drafted to serve for 3 months from Jan. 1, 1778 ; roll sworn to at Norton ; also,
Capt. Enoch Robinson's co. ; enlisted Aug. 13, 1779 ; discharged Sept. 12, 1779 ;
service, 1 mo. 1 day (also given 1 mo. 2 days) ; company detached from militia
to serve at Rhode Island for 4 weeks in a regiment under Capt. Samuel Fisher,
Commandant; roll sworn to at Attleborougli ; also, Capt. Benjamin Batesls
CO., Col. Abiel Mitchel's regt.; enlisted July 2S, 1780; discharged Oct. 31,
1780; service, 3 mos. 6 days; regiment raised to reinforce Continental Army
for 3 months.

Trow, David. Account showing sums of money to be paid from the public treasury
to sundry persons for losses sustained at battles of Lexington and Bunker Hill ;
amounts allowed in Council June 13, 1776.

Trow, Israel, Norton. Private, Capt. Setli Gilbert's (2d Norton) co. of militia.
Col. John Daggett's regt., which marched in response to the alarm of April
19, 1775 ; said Trow marched April 19, 1775 ; service, 6 days.

Trow, Israel, Norton. Captain ; list of officers of the Mass. militia which reinforced
the army who joined Col. J. Ward's regt. ; commissioned Jan. 29, 1776 ; also,
Captain, Col. Jacob French's regt. ; list of officers appointed to command
companies of a regiment raised in Bristol and Cumberland counties and sta-
tioned at Winter Hill Feb. 27, 1776 ; ordered in Council IMarch 26, 1776, that
said officers be commissioned ; company raised in Norton, Taunton, Freetown,
Dartmouth, Mansfield, Raynham, and Middleborough ; also, Captain, 5th co..
Col. John Daggatt's (4th Bristol Co.) regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers
chosen by the several companies in said regiment, dated Attleborough, March
18, 1776 ; ordered in Council March 21, 1776, that said officers be commissioned :



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 69

Trow, Israel, continued.

reported commissioned March 21, 177G; aZso, Captain of a Norton co., Col. Dag-
gett's regt. ; service, 25 days ; company marched to Rhode Island on the alarm
of Dec. 8, 1776; also, Captain, Col. John Hathaway's regt. ; service, 20 days,
in April and May, 1777, at Rhode Island ; said Trow reported as among those
who agreed to tarry for 2 months ; company raised in Bristol Co. ; also, Captain,
Col. Josiah Whitney's regt. ; service from May 14, 1777, to July G, 1777, 54
days, at Rhode Island ; also. Captain, Col. John Dagget's regt. ; return dated
Taunton, Jan. 6, 1778, made by Brig. Gen. George Godfrey, of officers of a
regiment raised from his brigade for 3 months service under Gen. Spencer,
agreeable to order of Coimcil of Dec. 22, 1777; also, same regt.; appointed
Jan. 5, 1778; discharged March 31, 1778; service, 2 mos. 27 days; company
drafted to serve for 3 months from Jan. 1, 1778, under Maj. Gen. Spencer at
Rhode Island ; also, pay abstract for wages and mileage due othcers and soldiers
of Col. Daggett's regt. stationed at lihode Island for 3 months from Jan. 1,
1778, approved at Providence, and also at Tiverton by Brig. Gen. Esek Cor-
nell, who stated that said service was performed in his brigade ; also. Captain,
5th (Norton) co.. Col. Dagget's (Bristol Co.) regt.; list of men mustered by
James Leonard, Cluster Master, for the term of 9 months from the time of
their arrival at Fishkill, dated Taunton, May 21, 1778; 3 men reported as
having been mustered from said Trow's co. ; also. Captain, Col. Isaac Dean's
(Bristol Co.) regt. ; entered service Aug. 1, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 7, 1780 ; ser-
vice, 9 days, at Rhode Island on the alarm of Aug. 1, 1780.

Trow, John, Wells. Private, Capt. Samuel Sayer's co.. Col. James Scammon's
(30th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 3, 1775; service,
3 mos. 4 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775], including abstract
of pay to last of July, 1775 ; reported discharged Aug. 1, 1775.

Trow, Johx. Private, Capt. Simeon Brown's co.. Col. Nathaniel "Wade's regt. ;
enlisted July 1, 1778 ; service, 6 mos. 8 days, at Rhode Island ; company dis-
charged at East Greenwich ; regiment raised m Essex and York counties ;
also, same co. and regt. ; muster rolls dated East Greenwich, Sept. 17, Sept. 24,
Oct. 14, Nov. 6, and Nov. 14, 1778; enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1779.

Trow, Joseph, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Elisha Whitney's co. of Minute-men,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, from Ipswich Hamlet to
Mystic ; returned April 22, 1775 ; also marched from Ipswich Hamlet to
Cambridge May 1, 1775; service, 17 days; said Trow allowed 108 miles travel
to and from Mystic and to and from Cambridge.

Trow, Richard, Charlestown (also given Boston) . Corporal, Capt. Josiah Harris's
CO., Col. Bond's regt. ; order for boimty coat dated Prospect Hill, Dec. 5, 1775 ;
also, list of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Col. William
Mcintosh's (1st Suffolk Co.) regt., as returned by Capt. George Gould, Capt.
Abel Richards, and Capt. Ebenezer Battle, all of Dedham ; residence, Boston ;
engaged for town of Dedham ; joined Capt. Allen's co.. Col. Wesson's regt. ;
term to expire March 31, 1780 ; also, list of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber,
Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, March 16, 1777; Maj. Stevens's
battalion; reported received State bounty; also, Corporal, Capt. Wells's co.,
Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt. ; Continental Army pay accoimts for ser-
vice from March 1, 1777, to March 1, 1778; residence, Charlestown; also.
Capt. David Allen's co.. Col. Crane's regt. ; muster rolls for Aug.-Dec. 1777:
also, certificate dated Boston, April 4, 1780, signed by John Crane, Colonel of
Artillery, certifying that said Trow, a Corporal in his regiment, who enlisted
March 1, 1777, and died in March, 1778, had not been included among those
whose accounts were made up for the ¬І100 gratuity.

Trow, Solomon, Norton. Capt. Jonathan Drown's co., Col. Gamaliel Bradford's
regt. ; subsistence allowed from date of enlistment. May 20, 1777, to June 16,



70 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Tkow, Solomon, continued.

Yin ; credited with 2(J rations ; also, return certified at Camp near Morristown,
April 30, 1780, of officers and men belonging to Col. Lee's, Col. Henley's, and
Col. Jackson's regts., and men belonging to ISIassachusetts 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, 1770; rank.
Corporal ; residence, Norton ; engaged May 20, 1777 ; term, 3 years ; said Trow
appears among men belonging to Col. William K. Lee's regt. who had been
discharged from the rolls prior to above arrangement; reported discharged
July 11, 1778.

Trow, Solomon, "Upper Actorars." Private, Capt. Moses Draper's co., Lieut.
Col. William Bond's (late Col. Thomas Gardner's) 37tb regt. ; comiiany return
dated Camp Prospect Hill, Oct. 7, 1775; also, order for bounty coat or its
equivalent in money dated Camp Pro.spect Hill, Dec. 27, 1775.

Trow, Willla.m. Private, Capt. Benjamin Peabody's co.. Col. Wade's regt. ; en-
tered service July 5, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780 ; service, 3 mos. 18 days,
including 12 days (240 miles) travel home ; legiment raised in Essex Co. to
reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Trowant, . [This name also appears under the form of Trcwant, Troant,

Trouant, Trouent, Truant.]

Trowant, David, Middleborough. Sergeant, Capt. Levi Rounsevell's co.. Col.
David Brewer'.s (9th) regt. ; company return dated Roxburj', Oct. 7, 1775 ;
also, order for bounty coat dated Camp at Roxbury, Nov. 8, 1775.

Trowant, Nath^vn, Middleborough. Private, Capt. Levi Rounsevell's co.. Col.
David Brewer's (9th) regt.; company return dated Roxbury, Oct. 7, 1775;
also, order for bounty coat dated Camp at Roxbury, Nov. 8, 1775.

Trowant, Nathan (also given Nathan, Jr.) , Middleborough. Return of men raised
to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Amos Washburn's co.. Col. Eben-
ezer Sprout's (4th Plymouth Co.) regt. ; residence, Middleborough ; engaged for
town of Middleborough ; joined Capt. Wadsworth's co.. Col. Bradford's regt. ;
term, 3 years; also. Private, 3d co.. Col. Gamaliel Bradford's regt. ; Continen-
tal Army pay accounts for 1777-1779 ; neither tune nor wages made up from
date of entry, May 6, 1777 ; reported deserted ; also, Capt. Thomas Turner's
CO., Col. Bradford's regt. ; subsistence allowed from date of enlistment. May
6, 1777, to May 28, 1777 ; credited with 23 days allowance ; also, same co. and
regt.; return [year not given]; mustered by County and Continental Muster
Masters; joined May 21, 1777; a^so, descriptive list of deserters from (late) 14th
Mass. regt., as returned by Jonathan Haskell, Adjutant, 7th Mass. regt., dated
West Point, Aug. 19, 1782 ; age, 23 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 11 in. ; complexion, dark ;
hair, dark; residence, Middleborough; engaged for town of Middleborough;
deserted Nov. -, 1778, fi'om Hartford.

Trowant, Nathan. Private, Capt. Henry Peirce's co.. Col. Ebenezer White's
regt.; marched Aug. 1, 1780; discharged Aug. 9, 1780; service, 9 days; com-
pany marched to Rhode Island on an alarm. Roll sworn to at Middleborough.

Trowbridg, Edmund. Sergeant, Capt. Abraham Peirce's co.. Col. Eleazer Brooks's
regt. of guards; joined Jan. 12, 1778; service to Feb. 3, 1778, 22 days, at
Cambridge.

Trowbridg, Ltithkr. Lieutenant, Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt. ; returns
of effectives, dated German Hutts, Jan. 5, Jan. 19, and March 2, 1781 ; reported
on furlough at Albany from Dec. 24, 1780.

TRO\VBRrDOE, . [This name also appears imder the form of Trobridg, Trobridge,

Trobrige, Trowbridg, Trowbrige.]



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 71

Trowbribge, Daniel. Private, Capt. John Hayward's co., Col. Webb's regt. ; en-
listed Aug. 21, 1781 ; discharged Dec. 1, 1781 ; service, 3 inos. 20 days, including
10 days (200 miles) travel home ; regiment raised to reinforce Continental
Army for 3 months. Roll sworn to in Middlesex Co.

Trowbridge, Edmund, Cohoss. Bombardier, Capt. John Popkin's co., Col. Richard
Gridley's (Artillery) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 1,
1775 ; service, 2 mos. 5 days ; also, company return dated Camp at Winter Hill,
Sept. 27, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated
Winter Hill, Jan. 2, 1776.

Trowbridge, Edmund, Groton. List of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army [year not given] ; residence, Groton ; engaged for town of Groton.

Trowbridge, Edmund, Newton. Corporal, Capt. Amariah Fuller's co., which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to headciuarters at Cambridge ; ser-
vice, 3 days; also, Capt. Abraham Peirce's co.. Col. Eleazer Brooks's regt. of
guards ; service from Feb. 3, 1778, to April 3, 1778, 2 mos., at Cambridge ; also,
Sergeant, Capt. Edward Fuller's (1st Newton) co.. Col. Thatcher's regt. ; en-
tered camp Sept. 2, 1778 ; discharged Sept. 4, 1778 ; service, 3 days ; company
marched to Cambridge Sept. 2, 1778, to guard British troops.

Trowbridge, Elihu, Hatfield. Private, Capt. Israel Chapin's co.. Col. John Fel-
lows's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 27, 1775; service,
3 mos. 12 days.

Trowbridge, Isaac, Litchfield (also given Milton). Corporal, Capt. John Pray's
CO., Col. Ebenezer Sprout's (12th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accoimts for
service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; residence, Litchfield; also. Cor-
poral, Capt. Pray's co., Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt. ; muster roll for May,
1781, dated West Point; enlisted Sept. 1, 1779; enlistment, during war; also,
muster roll for Sept., 1781.

Trowbridge, James, SheflSeld (also given Danbury, Conn.). Desci"iptive list of
men raised to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 9 months, agree-
able to resolve of June 9, 1779, returned as received of Justin Ely, Commis-
sioner, by Capt. Tisdale, at Springfield, Aug. 23, 1779; Capt. Noble's co., Col.
Ashley's regt. ; age, 22 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in. ; complexion, light; engaged
for town of Sheffield; also, company receipt for equipments, given to Capt.
James Tisdale, dated Springfield, Aug. 22, 1779; also, Sergeant, Capt. Hitch-
cock's CO., Col. Ebenezer Sprout's (12th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accoimts
for service from Jan. 29, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; residence, Danbury; also,
descriptive list dated Feb. 3, 1781 ; Capt. Luke Hitchcock's.co., 1st Mass. regt. ;
age, 24 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in. ; complexion, dark ; hair, dark : birthplace,
Danbury, Conn. ; residence, Sheffield ; enlisted Jan. 29, 1780, by Lieut. Hiib-
bell, at Fishkill; enlistment, during war; also, Sergeant, Capt. Hitchcock's
CO., Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt.; muster rolls for Jan., Feb., and March,
1781, dated West Point ; reported absent with leave in Feb. and iSIarch, 1781 ;
also, muster rolls for April and May, 1781, dated Garrison West Point; also,
muster roll for June, 1781, sworn to in Camp at Phillipsburgh ; also, muster
rolls for July, Aug., and Sept., 1781; reported on conmiand with Col. Scam-
mell ; also, muster roll for Oct. and Nov., 1781, dated York Hutts; also, mus-
ter rolls for Jan. and Feb., 1782, dated Huts.

Trowbridge, John, Framingham. Private, Capt. Simon Edgel's co. of Minute-
men, which marched on the alann of April 19, 1775, to Concord and Cam-
bridge; service, 17 days; also. Corporal, Capt. Thomas Drurj''s co.. Col. John
Nixon's (5th) regt. ; company return dated Winter Hill, Sept. 30, 1775.

Trowbridge, John, Groton. Private, Capt. John Minot's co.. Col. Josiah Whit-
ney's regt. ; arrived at destination May 10, 1777 ; discharged July 9, 1777 ; ser-



72 ]V1ASSACIIUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Trowbridge, John, continued.

vice, 2 mos. i) days, at Rhode Island, including travel (8 days) to and from
place of destination. Roll dated Warwick Neck.

Trowbridge, John. Major, Col. Benjamin Hawes's regt. ; treasury pay roll of
officers of said regiment for service at Rhode Island in 1778. [See John
Strow bridge.]

Trowbridge, John. Drummer, Capt. Joseph Boynton's co.. Col. Wade's regt. ;
engaged July (3, 1778; service to Jan. 1, 1779, 6 mos., at Rhode Island, includ-
ing travel (100 miles) home ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated North
Kingston, Nov. 6, 1778; also, same co. and regt.; muster rolls dated East
Greenwich, Sept. 17, Sept. 28, and Dec. 29, 1778; term to expire Jan. 1, 1779.
[See John Strobridge.]

Trowbridge, John. Official record of a ballot by the House of Representatives,
dated Feb. 1, 1776; said Trowbridge chosen 2d Major, Col. Samuel Bullard's
(5th Middlesex Co.) regt. of Mass. militia; appointment concurred in by
Comicil Feb. 7, 1776; reported commissioned Feb. 7 (also given Feb. 8), 1776;
also, list of officers chosen by the several companies in 5th Middlesex Co.
regt., as returned by said Trowbridge and others, field officers, dated Sherburne,
March 25, 177G; also, official record of a ballot by the House of Representa-
tives, dated May 1, 1779; said Trowbridge chosen Lieutenant Colonel, Col.
Abner Perry's (5th Middlesex Co.) regt. of Mass. militia; appointment con-
curred in by Council May 1, 1779; reported commissioned May 1, 1779.

Trowbridge, John (also given John, 2d) . Descriptive list of men raised in Mid-
dlesex Co. in 1779 to serve in the Continental Army ; age, 17 yrs. ; stature, 5
ft. 6 in. ; complexion, light ; engaged for town of Groton ; delivered to Ensign
John Hubbel; also, list of 6 months men raised agreeable to resolve of June
5, 1780, returned as received of Maj. Joseph Hosmer, Superintendent for Mid-
dlesex Co., by Justin Ely, Commissioner, dated Springlield ; 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, Com-
missioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at Springfield, July 11, 1780; age, 18
yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 7 in.; complexion, i-uddy; engaged for town of Groton;
arrived at Springfield July 9, 1780; marched to camp July 11, 1780, under
command of Ensign Bancroft.

Trowbridge, John (also given John, Jr.) . 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Lawson Buck-
minster's (2d) CO., 5th Middlesex Co. regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers;
commissioned Jime 11, 1778; also, 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Buckmmster's (2d)
CO., 5th Middlesex Co. regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers; commissioned
Dec. 31, 1779; also. Lieutenant, Capt. Buckniinster's (2d) co., Col. Abner
Perry's regt. ; engaged July 28, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 7, 1780 ; service, 14 days,
including 3 days (70 miles) travel home ; company marched to Rhode Island
on an alarm.

Trowbridge, Joshu.'V, Framingham. Private, Capt. Simon Edgel's co. of Minute-
men, which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Concord and Cam-
bridge ; service, 2 days.

Trowbridge, Joshua. Sergeant, Capt. Lawson Buckminster's (2d) co.. Col. Abner
Perry's regt.; engaged July 28, 1780; discharged Aug. 7, 1780; service, 14
days, including 3 days (70 miles) travel home : company marched to Rhode
Island on an alarm.

Trowbridge, Joshua. Lieutenant, Capt. John Haywood's co.. Col. Webb's regt. ;
engaged July 5, 1781 : discharged Dec. 1, 1781 ; service, 5 mos. 6 days, includ-
ing 10 days (200 miles) travel home : regiment raised to reinforce Continental
Army for 3 months. Roll swoni to in Middlesex Co.



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Trowbridge, Luther, Framingham. Lieutenant, Col. Brooks's regt.; Continen-
tal Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, 2d
Lieutenant, Capt. Robert Allin's (7th) co.. Col. Ichabod Alden'sregt. ; return
of field, staff, and commissioned officers [year not given] ; residence. Framing-
ham; also, Lieutenant, (late) Colonel's co. commanded by Capt. Lieut. Jonas
Parker, (late) Col. Alden's regt. ; muster roll for Dec, 1778, dated Cherry
Valley; reported furloughed Dec. 4, 1778, by ISIaj. Whiting, for 27 days; also.
Lieutenant, (late) Col. Alden's regt. ; return of field, staff, and commissioned
officers, dated Boston, Jan. 5, 1779; also, Lieutenant, Gth Mass. regt. formerly
commanded by Col. Alden ; return of field, staff, and commissioned officers



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