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who were in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777, and who had not been ab.sent
subsequently except on furlough, etc., dated Cherry Valley, Feb. 24, 1779 ; also,
2d Lieutenant, (late) Colonel's co. commanded by Capt. Lieut. Parker, Gth
Mass. regt. formerly commanded by Col. Alden ; muster roll for March and
April, 1779, dated Fort "Harkemer;" appointed Jan. 1, 1777; also. Lieu-
tenant, Capt. Lieut. Parker's (9th) co., 6th Mass. regt. formerly commanded
bv Col. Alden ; muster roll of field, staff, and commissioned officers for March
and April, 1779, dated Cherry Valley ; reported on command at Fort "Har-
kemer ; " also, return giving names and ranks of officers belonging to 7th Mass.
regt. commanded by Lieut. Col. John Brooks, endorsed " Nov. 11. 1779; " said
Trowbridge returned as 2d Lieutenant [probably in Capt. Asa Cobum's2d co.] ;
also, Lieutenant and Adjutant, Col. Brooks's regt. ; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780 ; reported as serving
8 mos. as Lieutenant, 4 mos. as Adjutant ; also, Lieutenant, Capt. Jonas Par-
ker's (4th) CO., Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt. ; list of officers, dated Sept. 9, 1780;
commissioned Nov. 11, 1777 ; reported promoted from Ensign ; also, same regt. ;
return of commissioned officers, dated Totoway, Oct. 16, 1780 ; also. Lieutenant,
same regt. ; returns of effectives, dated Camp Totoway, Oct. 26, Nov. 2, and
Nov. 9, 1780, made by said Trowbridge, Adjutant; also, return of effectives,
dated Nov. 17, 1780, made by said Trowbridge, Adjutant; also, return of
effectives, dated Camp Totoway, Nov. 23, 1780, made by said Trowbridge,
Adjutant ; also, returns of effectives between Dec. 4, and Dec. 22, 1780, dated
Camp Hutts, made by said Trowbridge, Adjutant; also, return of effectives,
dated Camp near "West Point, Dec. 28, 1780; reported on furlough at Albany
from Dec. 24, 1780; also. Lieutenant and Adjutant, Capt. Parker's (3d) co.,
Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt. ; muster roll of field, staff, and commissioned officers
for Oct.-Dec, 1780, dated Huts West Point ; reported appointed Adjutant Sept.
1, 1780; also reported on furlough; also, Lieutenant; register of furloughs
granted subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781 ; leave given said Trowbridge Dec. 24, 1780,
to go from West Point to Albany ; also. Lieutenant, (late) Capt. Parker's (8th)
CO., Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt.; muster rolls for Jan., Feb., and March, 1781,
dated West Point; reported on furlough at Albany (also given in :Massa-
chusetts) from Dec. 24, 1780; furlough to expire March 10 (also given April 1),
1781 ; also, returns of effectives, dated German Huts, April 6, 1781, West Point,
April 6, and April 13, 1781 ; reported on furlough at Albany, furlough expired
April 1, 1781; also, (late) Capt. Parker's co.. Col. Brooks's regt.; muster roll
for April, 1781, dated West Point; also. Lieutenant, Capt. Jonathan May-
nard's (7th) co., Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt.; muster roll for May, 1781, dated
West Point; also, returns of effectives between June 22, and Jmie 29, 1781,
dated Peekskill; reported on duty at West Point; also, Capt. Maynard's co..
Col. Brooks's regt. ; muster roll for June, 1781 ; reported on command at West
Point; also, returns of effectives between July 7, and July 27, 1781, dated
Phillipsburgh ; reported on command at West Point; also, Capt. Maynard's
CO., Col. Brooks's regt.; muster roll for July, 1781 ; reported on command at
West Point; also, returns of effectives between Aug. 2, and Aug. 17, 1781,
dated Phillipsburgh ; reported on command at West Point ; also, returns of
effectives, date^ Peekskill, Aug. 25, and Aug. 31, 1781 : reported on command



74 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AM) SAILORS

Trowbridge, Luther, continued.

at West Point; also, Capt. IMajTiard's co.. Col. Brooks's regt. ; muster roll for
Aug., 1781, sworn to at Peekskill ; reported on command at West Point; also,
returns of etTectives between Sept. 7, and Sept. 13, 1781, dated West Point; re-
ported acting as Brigade Major; also, return of effectives, dated Peekskill,
Sept. 21, 1781 ; reported at West Point by order of Col. Brooks ; also, return
of effectives, dated Peekskill, Sept. 28, 1781 ; reported on picket duty in camp ;
also, Capt. Maynard's co.. Col. Brooks's regt. ; muster roll for Sept., 1781 ; also,
returns of effectives, dated York Hutts, Dec. 1, and Dec. 7, 1781 ; reported on
duty at Fort Montgomery ; also, return of effectives, dated West Point, Feb.
15, 1782; a7so, Capt. Maynard's (Gth) co., Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt.; muster
rolls of field, staff, and commissioned officers for Oct., 1781-Feb., 1782, dated
York Ilutts ; also, muster roll for March, 1782 ; reported on furlough at Albany
by leave of Gen. Paterson from Feb. 6 (also given Feb. 5), 1782, to April 10,
1782; also, register of furloughs granted subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781; leave
given said Trowbridge by Gen. Paterson at West Point Feb. 5, 1782, to go to
Albany to remain until April 10, 1782 ; also, return of effectives, dated West
Point, April 19, 1782 ; reported on guard in garrison ; also, Capt. Maynard's
CO., Col. Brooks's regt. ; muster roll for April, 1782; also, return of effectives,
dated May 3, 1782 ; reported on fatigue duty in garrison ; also, Cajit. INIaynard's
CO., 7th Mass. regt. ; muster rolls for May-Aug., 1782 ; also, returns of effectives
between Sept. 27, 1782, and Oct. 25, 1782, dated Verplanck's Point; reported
acting as Quarter Master; also, Capt. Maynard's co., 7tli ISIass. regt.; muster
roll for Oct., 1782; also, returns of effectives between Nov. 1, and Nov. 29,
1782, dated Windsor and New Windsor ; reported acting as Brigade Quarter-
master (also given Quarter Master) ; also, Capt. Maynard's co., 7th Mass. regt. ;
muster roll for Nov., 1782; also, returns of effectives between Dec. (5, 1782, and
Jan. 10, 1783, dated Windsor and Camp New Windsor; reported acting as
Brigade Quartermaster; also, returns of effectives between Jan. 17, 1783, and
Feb. 14, 1783; reported acting as Brigade Quartermaster; also, returns of
effectives between Feb. 21, 1783, and April 11, 1783; reported on furlough in
Massachusetts (al.so givi^n at Albany) from Feb. 14, 1783, by leave of Gen.
Gates; also, regi.ster of furloughs granted subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781; leave
given said Trowbridge by Gen. Gates at Windsor Feb. 14, 1783, to go to Albany
to remain until April 15, 1783; reported overstayed 1 day; also. Lieutenant,
Capt. Nathaniel C. Allen's (8th) co., 7th Mass. regt. ; muster rolls fur Dec,
1782-April, 1783 ; also, returns of effectives between April 18, 1783, and Jime
13, 1783 ; reported acting as Brigade Quartermaster.

Trowbridge, Nehemiah. Private, Lieut. John Dix's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish'.s
regt. of guards ; service from July 2 to July 8, 1778, 7 daj'S, at Fort No. 2,
Cambridge.

TROWBRroGE, Samuel, Newton. Private, Capt. Amariah Fuller's co., which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to headquarters at Cambridge ; ser-
vice, 2 days ; also, list of men detached from Newton militia to serve as guards,
as returned by Capt. Edward Fuller [year not given] ; also. Private, Capt.
Joseph Fuller's co., Col. Samuel Bullard's regt.; enlisted Aug. 20, 1777; dis-
cliargcd Nov. 29, 1777; service, 3 mos. 22 days, at Stillwater, including 12 days
(240 miles) travel home; also, Capt. Edward Fuller's (1st Newton) co.. Col.
Thatcher's regt. ; entered camp Sept. 2, 1778 ; discharged Sept. 3, 1778 ; ser-
vice, 2 days ; company marched to Cambridge Sept. 2, 1778, to guard British
troops; also, Capt. John Walton's co. ; joined Sept. 4, 1778; discharged Sept.
11, 1778 ; also, company receipt for wages for 8 days service, dated Cambridge,
Oct. 20, 1778, and endorsed " John Walton Capt."

Trowbridge, Seth. Private, Col. Benjamin Tupper's (10th) regt. ; service from
Oct. 1, 1782, 3 mos.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 75

Trowbridge, "William, "Worcester. Private, Capt. Timothy Bigelow's co. of
Minute-men and militia, Col. Artemas "Ward's regt., which marched ou the
alarm of April 19, 1775 [service not given] ; also, Capt. Jonas Hubbard's co..
Col. "Ward's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 24, 1775;
service, 1 mo. IG days; reported enlisted into the train June 7, 1775; also,
petition addressed to the Provincial Congress, dated Koxbury, Jvme 21, 1775,
signed by said Trowbridge and others who had enli.sted to form an Artillery
company, stating their imwillingness to serve under John "Wiley as Captain,
owing to their belief in his incompetence ; also. Corporal ; return of Capt. Ezra
Badlam's co. of the train of artillery, dated Roxbury Camp, June 23, 1775;
also, 1st Corporal, Capt. Badlam's co., Col. Richard Gridley's (Artillery)
regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted June 7, 1775 ; service, 1 mo. 27
days; also, Capt. Badlam's co.. Col. Gridley's regt.; company return dated
Sewall's Point, Oct. 8, 1775 ; also, order for money in lieu of boimty coat dated
Se wall's Pomt, Dec. 26, 1775.

Trowbrige, John, Groton. List ormen raised for the fi months service and returned
by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having jjassed muster in a return dated Camp Toto-
way, Oct. 25, 1780.

Trowe, Joseph. Private, Capt. Stephen Perkins's co., Col. Cogswell's regt. ; en-
listed Sept. 22, 1776; discharged Nov. 16, 1776; service, 2 mos. 7 days, includ-
ing 12 days (250 miles) travel home. Roll dated North Castle.

Trowe, Solomon. Order on Henry Gardner, Treasurer, payable to John Hayes,
dated North Yarmouth, Oct. 16, 1775, signed by said Trowe, Private, and
others belonging to Capt. Benjamin Parker's co., for wages for 2 mos. service
on the seacoast in Cumberland Co.

Troy, Jesse. Private, Capt. Theophilus "Wilder's co., Col. Ebenezer Thayer's
regt. ; enlisted July 22, 1780; dLscliarged Oct. 29, 1780; service, 3 mos. 11 days,
including 3 days (60 miles) travel home ; company stationed at Rhode Island ;
regiment raised in Suffolk Co. to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Troyal, . [This name also appears under the form of Tiial, Troyale, Tryal.]

Troyal, ELIJ.A.H, Granville. List of men raised for the 6 months service and returned
by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return dated Camp Toto-
way, Oct. 25, 1780.

Troyale, Elijah. Private, Capt. Phineas Bowman's co., Col. Rufus Putnam's
(.5th) regt.; muster roll for Jan., 1781, dated "West Point; enlisted July 10,
1780; discharged Jan. 9, 1781; enlistment, 6 months.

Trrel, Benjamin, Jr. Petition dated Camp at Hull, Sept. 17, 1776, signed by said
Trrel and others belonging to battalion stationed at Hull, asking for increase
and payment of wages.

Trsask, Primus. Private, 8th co., Lieut. Col. Thomas Nixon's (4th) regt.; regi-
mental return dated North Castle, Nov. 9, 1776.

Truant, David. Seaman or Marine, brigantine " Massachusetts," commanded by
Capt. John Lambert; engaged Jan. 18, 1778. Roll made up for advance pay
for 1 month and sworn to in Suffolk Co.

Truant, Nathan. Matross, Capt. Amos Lincoln's co. of matro.sses; enlisted Sept.
11, 1780; discharged Sept. 10, 1781; service, 11 mos. 29 days.

Trube, Sandy, Stockbridge. Descriptive list of deserters from Col. Josepli "dose's
(1st) regt., dated Camp Highlands, N. Y., July 13, 1780; age, .30 yrs. : com-
plexion, light; hair, dark; occupation, tailor; birthplace, Litchfield, Conn. ;
residence, Stockbridge.



76 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Trube, Sandy. Sailor, sloop " Enterprise," commanded by Capt. John Prout Sloan ;
engaged June 20, 1775; discharged July 1, 1775; service, 12 days. Roll sworn
to at New Haven.

Truce, David, Tewksbury. List of men drafted from the militia to march to Horse
Neck under command of Col. Brooks [year not given], but who failed to join
regiment ; reported drafted from town of Tewksbury ; drafted into Capt. Kid-
der's CO.

Truce, Israel. Sergeant, Capt. George Rogers's co. ; service, 5 days ; company
detached from 2d Cumberland Co. regt. by order of Col. Jonathan Mitchel to
work on the fort at Falmouth in Nov., 1775.

Truce, John. Capt. George Rogers's co. ; service, 6 days ; company detached from
2d Cumberland Co. regt. by order of Col. Jonathan Mitchel to work on the
fort at Falmouth in Nov., 1775.

Truck, Samuel. Petition dated Boston, April 5, 1780, signed bj^ Chris. Clarke, in
behalf of himself and others, of Boston, askinj; that said Truck be commis-
sioned as commander of the schooner "Resolution" (privateer) ; ordered in
Council April 5, 1780, that a commission be issued.

Truckman, . Petition dated Bo.ston, Oct. 23, 1777, signed by certain pei-sons

who had been captured by privateers and were confined in a private house in
Boston, a.sking permission to " walk the Streets " during the tenn of their resi-
dence in .said town; Ralph Monkhouse, Master of tlie ship " Fcrreyboat,"
bound from "Waterford to Halifax, one of the signers, reported as having been,
taken by said Truckman, Captain of the ship " Mars."

True, . [This name also appears under the form of Trew.]

True, Aaron. Private, Capt. Stephen Jenkins's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish.'s regt.;
entered service Oct. 14, 1779; discharged Nov. 22, 1779; service, 1 mo. 20 days,
at Claverack, including travel (240 miles) home; regiment detached from
militia of Suffolk and Es.sex counties to reinforce army under Gen. "Washing-
ton. Roll sworn to in Essex Co.

True, Bradbury, North Yarmouth. 1st Lieutenant, Capt. John "Worthly's co.,
Col. Edmund Phiuny's regt. ; billeting allow(>d from date of engagement,
April 24, 1775, to date of marching to headquarters, July 7, 1775 ; credited with
74 days allowance; also, Capt. TVorthley's co., 31st regt.; company return
dated Cambridge, Fort No. 2 [probably Oct., 1775] ; also. Lieutenant, Capt.
Worthly's CO. ; regimental return with accompanying petition addressed to
the Council, dated Oct. 4, 1775, signed by Col. Phiney, stating that he had
commanded a regiment in the army at Cambridge during "the present Cam-
paign " but had never been commissioned, and asking that he, with the officers
of his regiment, be recommended to Gen. Washington for commissions ; ordered
in Council Oct. 6, 1775, that said officers be recommended for commissions in
the Continental Army ; also, company receipt, given to Lieut. Crispus Graves,
for wages for Nov. and Dec, 1775, dated Cambridge.

True, Daniel. Pay roll of officers and crew of the brigantine "Massachusetts,"
commanded by Capt. Daniel Souther, year not given. [See Daniel Trees.]

True, Dudley, Salisbury. Private, Capt. Henr>' Morrill's co., Col. Caleb Cush-
ing's regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April
19, 1775 ; service, 4 days.

True, Ezekiel, Salisbury. Private, Capt. Stephen Merrill's co.. Col. Caleb Cush-
ing's regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April
19, 1775 ; service, 3i days ; also, Capt. Jonathan Evans's co., Col. Fr>-e's regt. ;
receipt for advance pay, signed by said True and others, dated Camp Cam-
bridge, June 28, 1775; also, Private, Capt. Jonathan Evans's co.. Col. Samuel



IN THE WAR OF TIIE REVOLUTION. 77

True, Ezekiel, continued.

Johnson's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 17 (also given Aug. 18) , 1777 ; discharged Nov.
30, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 27 days, in Northern department, including 14 days
(285 miles) travel home.

True, Jabez, Salisburj% Private, Capt. Jonathan Evans's co., Col. James Frye's
regt. ; return of men in camp at Cambridge, dated ^lay 17, 1775 ; also, com-
pany return dated Cambridge, Oct. 6, 1775 ; reported discharged Aug. 9, 1775 ;
also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Nov.
13, 1775; also, Private, Capt. Samuel Huse's co., Col. Jacob Gerri.sh's regt. of
guards ; muster roll dated Winter Hill, May 11, 1778 ; also, same co. and regt. ;
enlisted April 2, 1778 ; service to July 4, 1778, 3 mos. 3 days, with giiards at
Cambridge; also, Capt. Stephen Jenkins's co.. Col. Jacob Gerri.sh's regt.;
entered service Oct. 14, 1779; discharged Nov. 22, 1779; service, 1 mo. 20 days,
at Claverack, including travel (340 miles) home ; regiment detached from
militia of Suffolk and Essex counties to reinforce army under Gen. Washington.

True, Jacob, Newburyport. Private, Capt. Moses Nowell's co., which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 4 days; also, Capt. Ezra Limt's co..
Col. Moses Little's (17th) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May
2, 1775; service, 13 weeks; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775]; age,
21 yrs. ; the word " Quebeck " appears after name.

True, John, Salisbury. Private, Capt. Samuel Huse's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's
regt. of guards stationed at Winter Hill; enlisted Nov. 10, 1777; service to
Feb. 3, 1778; also, same co. and regt.; enlisted Feb. 3, 1778; service, 1 mo. 9
,'days; also, Capt. Jeremiah Putnam's co.. Col. Nathan Tyler's regt.; enlisted
July 28, 1779; service to Dec. 1, 1779, 4 mos. 3 days, at Rhode Island; also,
same co. and regt.; pay roll for Dec, 1779, allowing 1 mo. 6 days service at
Rhode Island, travel (125 miles) included ; also, Capt. Richard Titcomb's co.,
Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt. ; enlisted July 4, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780 ;
service, 3 mos. 20 days, including 13 daj-s (260 miles) travel home ; company
raised in Newburj-port, Salisbury, and Amesbury; regiment raised in Essex
Co. to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months; also. Corporal, Capt. John
Robinson's co., Col. William Turner's regt. of 5 months levies raised in Essex
Co. for defence of Rhode Island; enlisted Aug. 12, 1781; discharged Dec. 1,
1781 ; service, 3 mos. 23 days, including 5 days (100 miles) travel home.

True, Jonathan, North Yarmouth. Private, Capt. John Wentworth's co. ; pay
abstract for billeting, dated Watertown, Aug. 20, 177() ; mileage for 160 miles
allowed said True ; warrant drawn for amount of abstract stated to be for
mileage to Dorchester Heights.

True, Jonathan, North Yarmouth. Capt. John Wentworth's co.. Col. Aaron Wil-
lard's regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance from home to Bennington, dated
Boston, Jan. 6, 1777 ; 340 miles travel allowed said True ; also, same co. and
regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., home from place of discharge.
Fort Edward, dated Boston, Jan. 15, 1777; 434 miles travel allowed said True.

True, Jonathan, North Yarmouth. Return of men raised to serve in the Conti-
nental Army from Capt. Edward Russell's (2d North Yarmouth) co.. Col.
Jonathan Mitchell's (2d Cumberland Co.) regt. ; residence, North Yarmouth ;
engaged for town of North Yarmouth ; joined Capt. Jeremiah Hill's co., Col.
Vose's regt.; term, 3 years; also, Private, Capt. Hancock's co.. Col. Vose's
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for sersuce from Jan. 1, 1777, to May
12, 1779; reported discharged; also, Capt. Robert Davis's co.. Col. Joseph
Vose's regt. ; pay roll for Nov., 1778: also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for
Dec, 1778, sworn to at Providence ; also, same co. and regt. ; order for gratuity,
dated Providence, Feb. 13, 1779; also, same co. and regt.; pay rolls for Jan.
and Feb., 1779; also, certificate dated Boston, March 29, 1779, signed by Bill



78 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

True, Jonathan, continued.

Vose, Paymaster, certifying that said True was in service in Ciipt. Davis's co.,
Col. Vose's regt., on or before Aug. 15, 1777, and had not been absent subse-
quently except on furlough, etc. ; also, Capt. Davis's co.. Col. Vose's regt. ;
muster roll for March, 1779, sworn to at Providence; reported discharged
March 2, 1779.

True, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Benjamin Parker's co. ; entered service July 3,
1775 ; service to Dec. 31, 1775, 6 mos., 1 week, 6 days ; company stationed on sea-
coast in Cumberland Co. Roll sworn to at North Yarmouth. [See Nathaniel
True.]

True, Jonathan. Private, Capt. John Gray's co., Col. Jonathan Mitchell's regt. ;
enlisted July 7, 1779; discharged Sept. 12, 1779; service, 2 mos. 6 days, on
Penobscot expedition. Roll dated North Yarmouth.

True, Moses, Salisbury. Private, Capt. Stephen Merrill's co., Col. Caleb Cush-
ing's regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April
19, 1775 ; service, 3i days.

True, Nathaniel. Order on Henry Gardner, Treasurer, payable to John Hayes,
dated North Yarmouth, Oct. IG, 1775, signed by said True, and others belong-
ing to Capt. Benjamin Parker's co., for wages for 2 mos. service on the sea-
coast in Cumberland Co. [See Jonathan True.]

True, Nathaniel. List of men raised in Cumberland Co. to serve in the Conti-
nental Army for the term of 9 months, agreeable to resolve of Ajiril 20, 1778,
as returned by Brig. Lemuel Thompson, dated Brunswick, June -, 1778 ; en-
gaged for town of New Gloucester.

True, Obadiah, Sanford. Listof men mustered by Nathaniel Wells, Muster Master
for York Co., dated Wells, March 12, 1777; Capt. Daniel Wheelwright's co..
Col. Ebenezer Francis's regt. ; term, 3 years ; reported received State and Con-
tinental bounties ; also, Private, Capt. Francis's co.. Col. Benjamin Tupper's
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from March 18, 1777, to Dec.
31, 1779; residence, Sanford; also, Capt. Wlieelwright's co.. Col. Francis's
regt. ; sub.sistence allowed from date of enlistment, March 10, 1777, to date of
marching, April 2(J, 1777; credited with 48 rations; also, Capt. Wheelwright's
CO., Col. Tupper's regt. ; return dated Jan. 25, 1778; engaged for town of San-
ford; mustered by County Muster Master Wells and by Contmental Muster
Master Verrick ; also, Capt. Samuel Page's (Light Infantry) co.. Col. Tupper's
regt. ; muster roll dated West Point, April 5, 1779 ; also, descriptive list of
men in Continental service; Capt. Thomas Francis's co., 10th ]Ma.ss. regt.;
rank. Corporal ; age, 22 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ; complexion, dark ; hair,
black; residence, Sanford; engaged Jan. -, 1780, by Maj. Knap; term, during
war.

True, Samuel, Salisbury. Private, Capt. Stephen Merrill's co., Col. Caleb Cush-
ing's regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19,
1775 ; service, 2 days ; also, Capt. Samuel Huse's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrisli's regt.
of guards; muster roll dated Winter Hill, May 11, 1778; also, same co. and
regt. ; enlisted April 2, 1778 ; service to July 4, 1778, 3 mos. 3 days, at Cambridge.

True, Samuel. List of officers and men belonging to the sloop " Providence," com-
manded by Cai)t. John Paul Jones, entitled to prize shares in the sliip " Alex-
ander," captured Sept. 20, 1777 [H].

True, Thomas, Salisburv. Private, Capt. Henry Morrill's co., Col. Caleb Cushing's
regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775;
service, 8 days.



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True, William, New Gloucester. List of meu raised in Cumberland Co., as re-
turned by Brig. Lemuel Thompson, dated Brunswick, June -, 1778; also,
descriptive list of men raised in Cumberland Co. to serve in the Continental
Army for the term of 9 months from the time of their arrival at Fishkill,
agreeable to re.solve of April 13 [20], 1778, and mustered in from Gen. Thomp-
son's brigade, certiiied at Falmouth, Jmie 15, 1778, by Daniel Ilsley, Muster
Master, as mustered and delivered to Maj. James Johnson, Superintendent for
said county; Capt. Harris's co., Col. Pike's regt. ; age, 18 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft.
2\ in.; complexion, light; residence. New Gloucester; engaged for town of
New Gloucester ; arrived at Fishkill June 29, 1778 ; also, list of men returned
as received of Jonathan Warner, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen J. Glover, at
Fort Arnold, July 8, 1778.

True, William, Salisbury. Clerk, Capt. Henry Morrill's co., Col. Caleb Cushing's
regt., which marched Ajjril 20, 1775, in resi>onse to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ;
service, 8 days.

True, William. Private, Capt. Benjamin Parker's co. ; entered service July 3,
1775; service to Dec. 31, 1775, 6 mos., 1 week, 6 days; company stationed on
seacoast in Cumberland Co. Roll sworn to at North Yarmouth.

True, William. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Benjamin Evans's (4th) co.. Col. Jonathan
Titcomb's (2d Essex Co.) regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers chosen in said
reguuent, dated Watertown, April 30, 1776; ordered in Council May 3, 1776,
that said officers be commissioned ; reported commissioned May 3, 1776.

True, William. Treasury pay roll of officers and crew of the brigantrne " Pallas,"
an armed vessel commanded by Capt. James Johnson, for service from July
3, 1779, to Aug. 20, 1779, on Penobscot expedition.

True, William. Private, Capt. John Gray's co.. Col. Jonathan Mitchell's regt. ;
enlisted July 7, 1779; discharged Sept. 12, 1779; service, 2 mos. 6 days, on
Penobscot expedition. Roll dated North Yarmouth.

True, William. Corporal, Capt. Isaac Parsons's co., Col. Prime's regt.; enlisted



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