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their arrival at Springfield, dated Oct. 29, 1779; 5th co.. Col. Hathaway's
regt.; age, 18 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 1 in.; complexion, light; hair, light; eyes,
dark ; engaged for town of Dartmouth. [See Thomas Westcott.]

Weston, Thomas. Matross, Capt. Amos Lincoln's co. of matrosses ; enlisted June
23, 1781 ; discharged Aug. 21, 1783 ; service, 25 mos. 29 days. Roll dated Boston .

Weston, Timothy. Private, Capt. Samuel Heald's co., Col. John Jacobs's (Light
Infantry) regt. ; entered service Sept. 15, 1779 ; discharged Nov. 15, 1779 ; ser-
vice, 2 mos. 4 days, at Rhode Island, including travel (80 miles) home.
[Name appears as Timothy Wesson on a duplicate roll.]

Weston, Timothy. Petition dated Boston, March 22, 1780, signed by Dimond
Morton, in behalf of Thomas Crafts and others, of Boston, asking that said
Weston be commissioned as commander of the schooner " Cato" (privateer) ;
ordered in Council March 22, 1780, that a commission be issued.

Weston, Warren, Duxbury. Sergeant, Capt. Benjamin Wadsworth's (2d Dux-
bury) CO. of militia, Col. James Warren's (Plymouth Co.) regt., which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 3 days; also, Seaman, brigan tine " In-
dependence; " pay roll made up for men under Lieut. Daniel Adams who
brought the prize brigantine " Nancy " into Plymouth, by order of Capt. Sam-
son; when last paid, Sept. 22, 1776; discharged Jan. 20, 1777.

[Weston], William, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. Eli.sha ^litchell's co., Col.
Simeon Cary's regt. ; service from time of enlistment to time of marching,
7 days. Roll dated April 2, 1776.

We.ston, William, Duxbury. Corporal, Capt. Nehemiah Allen's co.. Col. The-
ophilus Cotteu's regt. ; service, 33 days, on a secret expedition to Rhode Island
in Sept. and Oct., 1777. [The letters " Fif " appear between name and rank.]

Weston, William. Captain of a company stationed at the Gurnet for defence of
I'lymouth harbor; service from July 1, 1776, to Oct. 1, 1776, 3 mos. ; reported



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Weston, William, continued.

entered service June 17, 177(5 ; also, return of companies stationed at different
places in Massachusetts for seacoast defence in 1775 and 177(j; said Weston,
Captain, with Jesse Harlow, reported as having been appointed to command
two companies to be stationed at Plymouth which were dismissed except 50
men commanded by said Weston who were retained agreeable to resolve of
Nov. 14, 1776; also, Captain of a company stationed at the Gurnet for defence
of Plymouth harbor; service from Oct. 1, 177G, to date of discharge, Jan. 7,
1777, 3 mos. 7 days.

Weston, William. Private, Capt. Abram Washburn's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's
regt. ; muster roll dated Boston, Aug. 14, 1778 ; term, (5 months, to expire Jan.
1, 1779; also, same co. and regt.; entered service June 27, 1778; discharged
Dec. 21, 1778; service, 4 mos. 25 days, at and about Boston.

Weston, Zachariah. Private, Capt. Abraham Peirce's (Waltham) co.. Col. Samuel
Thatcher's regt. ; rations allowed from March 4 to March 8, 1776, 5 days; com-
pany marched at request of Gen. Washington at the time of taking Dorchester
Heights.

Weston, Zachariah. Private, Capt. Abner Crane's co. ; enlisted Feb. 6, 1779;
service to May 4, 1779, 2 mos. 28 days, with guards at Boston.

Weston, Zachariah. Private, Capt. Alexander McLellan's co.. Col. Jonathan
Mitchel's regt.; entered service July 7, 1779; discharged Sept. 25, 1779; ser-
vice, 2 mos. 18 days, on Penobscot expedition. Roll dated Gorham.

Weston, Zachariah. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Wood's co.. Col. Ebenezer Sproutt's
regt. ; entered service Sept. 6, 1778; discharged Sept. 12, 1778; service, 6 days;
company marched on two alarms at Dartmouth, one in May, and one in Sept.,
1778; roll dated Middleborough ; also, Capt. Jonah Washburn's co.. Col.
Ebenezer White's regt. ; marched Aug. 1, 1780; discharged Aug. 9, 1780; ser-
vice, 9 days ; company marched to Rhode Island on the alarm of Aug. 1, 1780 ;
roll sworn to at Middleborough.

Weston, Zadok, Plympton. Private, Capt. Thomas Loring's (Plympton) co. of
militia, which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Marshfield ; service,
1 day.

Weston, Zebdiel. Private, Capt. Andrew Samson's co. ; return dated May 20,
1777 ; reported mustered by G. Partridge, Muster Master ; company stationed
at the fort at the Gurnet.

Westone, James, Gorham. Private, Capt. John Brackett's co., Col. Edmund
Phinny's (31st) regt.; company return dated Sept. 29, 1775; enlisted May 13,
1775.

Westover, . [This name also appears under the form of Westovr, Wistover.]

Westover, Enos. Private, Capt. Roswell Downing'sco., Lieut. Col. Miles Powel's
regt. ; entered service July 19, 1779 ; discharged Aug. 27 (also given Aug. 23) ,
1779; service, 1 mo. 9 days ; company marched to New Haven, Conn., to serve
fori month; roll sworn to in Berkshire Co.; also, Capt. Enoch Noble's co..
Col. John Ashley, Jr.'s (Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted Oct. 15, 1780; dis-
charged Oct. 17, 1780; service, 4 days; comi)any marched to the Northward
by order of Brig. Gen. Fellows on an alarm at the time Forts Ann and George
were taken by the enemy; roll sworn to at Sheffield; also, descriptive list of
recruits, returned by Luke Day, 7th Mass. regt., Muster Master; age, 20 yrs. ;
stature, 6 ft. ; complexion, light ; hair, brown ; eyes, gray; occupation, farmer;
engaged Nov. 12, 1782 ; term, 3 years ; arrived at place of rendezvous April 11,
1783.



922 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

"Westover, John. Capt. Roswell Downing's co., Col. John Ashly's regt. ; entered
service July 6, 1777 ; discharged July 27, 1777 ; service, 21 days ; company
marched to Kingsbury July (i, 1777, at request of Maj. Gen. Schuyler. Roll
sworn to in Berkshire Co.

Westover, Jonah. Capt. Ephraim Fitch's co., Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.)
regt. ; entered service July 8, 1777 ; discharged July 27, 1777 ; service, 19 days ;
also. Corporal, Capt. John King's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire Co.)
regt. ; entered service June 27, 1780 ; discharged July i, 1780 ; service, 8 days ;
company marched by order of Brig. Gen. Fellows on the alarm of June 27,
1780, to .sustain fort at West Point.

Westover, Moses. Private, Capt. Enoch Noble's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berk-
shire Co.) regt. ; entered service Aug. 1, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 20, 1777 ; ser-
vice, 20 days ; company mai'ched to Bennington by order of Brig. Gen. Fellows
and Committee of Safety at request of Gen. Stark. Roll certified at Sheffield.

Westover, Nathaniel. Private, in a detachment from Capt. William Fellows's
CO. of matrosses. Gen. Fellows's (Berkshire Co.) brigade; entered service
July 3, 1777; discharged July 29, 1777; service, 2(i days; detachment marched
to Kingsbury, N. Y., 110 miles from home; roll dated Sheffield; also, pay roll
of a detachment from Capt. William Fellows's co. of matrosses commanded by
Lieut. Paul Dewey, Brig. Gen. John Fellows's (Berkshire Co.) brigade; en-
tered service Sept. 21, 1777; discharged Oct. 19, 1777; service, 28 days; de-
tachment ordered out by Brig. Gen. John Fellows to serve under Maj. Gen.
Gates in Northern department ; also, Capt. William Fellows's co. of matrosses,
Col. John Ashley, Jr.'s (Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted Oct. 15, 1780; dis-
charged Oct. 17, 1780 ; service, 4 days ; company marched to the Northward
on an alarm at the time Forts Ann and George were taken by the enemy.

Westover, Oliver. Private, Capt. Peter Porter's detachment. Gen. Fellows's
(Berkshire Co.) brigade ; entered service July 1, 1778 ; discharged Oct. 31,
1778; service, 4 mos., mider Brig. Gen. Stark at Albany; detachment raised
for 6 months.

Westover, Oliver. Receipt dated Medfield, July 3, 1781, for bounty paid said
Westover by a committee of the town of Medfield to serve in the Continental
Army for the term of 3 years, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780; also, return
of men raised in Suffolk Co. for Contin(;ntal service, agreeable to resolve of
Dec. 2, 1780; engaged for town of Medfield; engaged Aug. 11, 1781; term, 3
years.

Westover, Theophilus. Lieutenant, Capt. Increase Hewins's 18th (West Stock-
bridge) CO., Col. Benjamin Simonds's (2d Berkshire Co.) regt. of Mass. militia;
list of officers chosen by the several companies in said regiment ; ordered in
Council May 4, 1776, that said officers be commissioned ; reported commis-
sioned May 3 [?], 1770; commissions reported dated June 1, 1776.

Westovr, Job. Capt. Roswell Downing's co.. Col. John Ashly's regt.; entered
service July 6, 1777; disoliarged July 12, 1777; service, 6 days; company
marched to Kingsbury July 6, 1777, at request of Maj. Gen. Schuyler. Roll
sworn to in Berkshire Co.

Westson, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Edward Fuller's co.. Col. William Mcin-
tosh's regt. ; entered camp March 19, 1778; discharged April 16, 1778; service,
29 days; company stationed at Roxbury. Roll dated Newton.

Wetemore, Nathan, Dorchester. Private, Capt. Silas Cobb's co.. Col. Timothy
Walker's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 2, 1775; service,
3 mos. 1 week.



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Weters, John, Northfield. List of men raised for the 6 months service and re-
turned by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return dated
Camp Totoway, Oct. 25, 1780. [See John Walriss Bedunah and John Waters.]

Wethebee, David, Lunenburg. Private, Capt. Joseph Bellows's co. ; marched
Aug. 22, 1777 ; travel out and home, 180 miles ; service at 20 miles per day, 9
days, with Northern army; company marched from Lunenburg Aug. 22, 1777,
on an alarm at Bennington, under command ofMa.j. Ebenezer Bridge, at re-
quest .of Gen. Stark and Col. Wanier, and was discharged by Gen. Lincoln
after proceeding 90 miles; also, Capt. Joseph Elliot's co.. Col. William
Turner's regt. ; entered service Aug. 18, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 27, 1781 ; ser-
vice, 3 mos. 14 days, at Rhode Island, including travel (85 miles) home ; roll
dated Camp Buttes Hill.

Wetheby, David, Bolton. Private, Capt. Joseph Elliot's co., Col. William Turner's
regt. ; entered service Aug. 3, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 30, 1781 ; service, 4 mos.
2 days, at Rhode Island, including travel (75 miles) home. Roll dated Camp
Buttes Hill.

Wetheirbee, Joab. Capt. Josiah Stearns's co., Col. Ephraim Doolittle's (24th)
regt. ; order for bomity coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp Winter
Hill, Dec. 23, 1775.

Wether, Richard, Stow. Private, Capt. Samuel Patch's co., Col. William Pres-
cott's regt. ; company return dated Oct. 7, 1775.

Wetheral, Abel, Wrentham. Private, Capt. Samuel Cowell's co., Col. John
Smith's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 9 days;
also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Wrentham for service in
the Continental Army during 1780; engaged June 13, 1780; discharged Dec.
26, 1780; service, 6 mos. 14 days, including travel (220 miles) home.

Wetheral, James, Wrentham. Private, Capt. Samuel Cowell's co.. Col. John
Smith's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 8 days.

Wetherbe, Abijah, Limenburg. List of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from Capt. David Carlile's co., 8th Worcester Co. regt., as returned to
Col. Abijah Starns (Stearns), dated Jan. 9, 1778; residence, Lvmenburg; en-
gaged for town of Lunenburg; joined Capt. Smith's co., Col. Biglow's regt.;
term, 3 years.

Wetherbe, David, Lunenburg. Capt. John Fuller's co., Col. Asa Whitcomb's
regt.; company receipt for wages for Aug., 1775, dated Prospect Hill; also.
Private, same co. and regt. ; company return dated Oct. 6, 1775 ; also, order
for money in lieu of bounty coat dated Prospect Hill, Dec. 28, 1775.

Wetherbe, Ephraim, Westminster. Certificate sworn to at Westmmster, signed
by Capt. William Edggil, certifying that said Wetherbe and others were
raised by the town of Westminster to reinforce the Continental Army, agree-
able to resolve of April 20, 1778, and were mustered by the County Muster
Master prior to May 22, 1778 ; residence, Westminster.

Wetherbe, Ephraim. Private, Capt. Joseph Pettengill's co.. Col. Baldwin's
(26th) regt. ; pay abstracts for Feb. and March, 1776, dated Camp at New
York ; also, same co. and regt. ; list of men returned as having received advance
pay, dated Camp at New York, April 23, 1776; also, same co. and regt. ; pay
abstract for April, 1776; also, same co, and regt.; pay abstracts for May and
June, 1776, dated Camp at New York ; also, list of men who had been enlisted
by the officers of Capt. Pettengill's co., 26th regt., dated Camp at New York,
July 9, 1776; also, Capt. Pettengill's co.. Col. L. Baldwin's regt. ; pay abstract
for travel allowance, etc., for the year 1776, sworn to at Andover, May 5, 1777;
reported discharged 230 miles from home.



924 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Wktherbe, Ethan. Lieutenant, Capt. William Adams's co., Col. Thatcher's
regt. ; service, 5 days; company marched at request of Gen. "Washington at
the time of taking Dorchester Heights March 4, 177G.

Wethkube, Jonathan, Fitchhurg. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Bridge's co.. Col.
John Wlietcomb's regt. of Minute-men, which marched on the alarm of April
19, 1775, to Cambridge; left place of rendezvous April 22, 1775; service, 4
days.

Wetherbe, Jos., Stow. Private, Capt. William Whitcomb's (Stow) co. of militia,
Col. James Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775;
service, 3 days ; reported returned home.

Wetherbe, Joseph, Harvard. Private, Capt. James Burt's co., Col. Asa Whit-
comb's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; left place of
rendezvous April 26, 1775; service, 7 days.

Wetherbe, Jude, Stow. Private, Capt. William Whitcomb's (Stow) co. of militia,
Col. James Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775;
service, 9 days ; reported enlisted into the army.

Wetherbe, Nathan, Westminster. Certificate sworn to at Westminster, signed
by Capt. William Edggil, certifying that said Wetherbe and others were
raised by the town of Westminster to reinforce the Continental Army, agree-
able to resolve of April 20, 1778, and were mustered by the County Muster
blaster prior to May 22, 1778 ; residence, Westminster.

Wetherbe, Oliver, Harvard. Private, Capt. Joseph Fairbanks's co., Col. Asa
Wlietcomb's regt., which marched April 21, 1775, in resi^onse to the alarm of
April 19, 1775, to Cambridge ; service, 3 days.

Wetherbe, Paul, Fitchburg. Corporal, Capt. Ebenezer Bridge's co.. Col. John
Wlietcomb's regt. of Minute-men, which marched on the alarm of April 19,
1775, to Cambridge ; left place of rendezvous May 2, 1775 ; service, 13 days.

Wetherbe, Reuben, Stow. Private, Capt. William Whitcomb's (Stow) co. of
militia. Col. James Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19,
1775; service, 3 days; reported returned home.

Wetherbe, Silas, Stow. Private, Capt. William Whitcomb's (Stow) co. of
militia. Col. James Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19,
1775 ; service, 3 days ; reported returned home.

AVetherbe, Simon, Westfield. Private, Capt. Malcolm Henry's co.. Col. David
Brewer's (9th) regt. ; company return dated Oct. 7, 1775.

Wetherbe, Thomas, Lunenburg. Private, Ca])t. George Kimball's (Lunenburg)
CO., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of xVpril 19, 1775;
service, 3 days.

Wetherbe, Thomas, Stow. Private, Capt. William Whitcomb's (Stow) co. of
militia, Col. James Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19,
1775; service, 20 days; reported returned home.

Wetherbe, Thomas. Private, Capt. Thomas White's co., Maj. Edward Procter's
detachment of guards ; s(!rvice between Dec. 10, 1777, and Marcli 1, 1778, 2
mos. 18 days, at Dorchester.

Wethkube, Thomas. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Everet's co., Col. Mcintosh's regt.,
Gen. Lovell's brigade; enlisted Aug. 1, 1778; discharged Sept. 14, 1778; ser-
vice, 1 mo. 15 days, on expedition to Rhode Island.

Wetherbe, Timothy, Cont-ord. Private, Capt. Jesse Wyman's co.. Col. Josiah
Whitney's regt.; arrived at destination May 10, 1777; discharged July 10,



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 925

Wetherbe, Timothy, continued.

1777, at Point Judith ; service, 2 mos. 9 days, at Rhode Island, including 3
days (60 miles) travel to place of destination and 5 days travel from place of
discharge home ; company raised for 2 months.

"Wetherbe, "William. Maj. Harwood's co., Col. Nixon's (6th) regt. ; entered ser-
vice July 29, 1779; discharged April 29, 1780; term, 9 months.

"Wetherbee, . [This name also appears under the form of Watharby, "Watherbe,

"Watherbee, "Watherby, "Weathabee, "Weatharbey, "Weather, Weatherbe,
"Weatherbee, "Weatherbey, "Weatherby, "Weatherly, "Weattherby, "SV'^eetherbee,
"Weetherby, "Wethebee, "Wetheby, Wetheirbee, "Wether, "Wetherbe, "Wether-
bey, Wetherby, "Wetherly, "Wheatherbee, "Wheatherby, Wherby, Whetherbe,
"Whetherbee, "Wlietherby, "Whitherbey, Witherbe, Witherbee, Witherbey,
"Witherby, "Witterbee.]

"Wetherbee, Abel, Harvard. Private, Capt. Samuel Patch's co.. Col. "William
Prescott's regt. ; company return dated Oct. 7, 1775.

"Wetherbee, Abel, Lunenburg. Capt. Manasseh Sawyer's co., Col. Dike's regt. ;
pay abstract for mileage from home to Dorchester Heights ; warrant allowed in
Council Sept. 13, 1776 ; also, Private, same co. and regt. ; pay abstract for
travel allowance, etc., home, dated Dorchester Heights, Nov. 30, 1776; said
"Wetherbee credited with allowance for 2 days (48 miles) travel.

"Wetherbee, Abel. Capt. Manasseh Sawyer's co.. Col. Nicholas Dike's regt. ;
pay abstract for gun and blanket money, dated Dorchester, Feb. 12, 1777;
also, Private, same co. and regt.; muster roll for Dec, 1776-Feb., 1777;
credited to town of Fitchburg; enlisted Dec. 1, 1776; regiment raised to
serve imtil March 1, 1777.

"Wetherbee, Abel. Account dated Harvard, rendered by the Selectmen, of
bounties paid said "Wetherbee and others who enlisted to serve until Jan. 1
[1779], unless sooner discharged, agreeable to resolve of June 10, 1778 ; also, list
of men mustered ; said "V\''etherbee appears among men raised from Col. Whit-
ney's regt. for service at Rhode Island; Capt. Whitney's or Capt. Hill's co. ;
engaged for town of Harvard ; mustered July 9 [year not given, probably 1778].

"Wetherbee, Abijah, Lunenburg. Private, Capt. Aaron Guild's co., Col. Josiah
"Whitney's regt. ; abstract for advance imy for 1 month, etc., dated Hull,
July 13, 1776 ; also, same co. and regt. ; service from June 25, 1776, 4 days
preceding march, to date of discharge, Oct. 5 (also given Oct. 4), 1776, 3 mos.
11 days; rolls dated Camp at Hull; also, Private, Capt. Sylvanus Smith's co.,
Col. Timotliy Bigelow's (15th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for ser-
vice from April 1, 1777, to April 1, 1780; residence, Lunenburg; credited to
town of Lunenburg; also, muster roll for Jan.-Aug., 1777, dated "\''an
Schaick's Island and sworn to in Camp at Stillwater; enlisted April 1, 1777;
enlistment, 3 years; reported on command at Albany; also, muster roll for
Nov., 1777, swoni to at Camp near " the Gulf: " reported sick at Morristown ;
also, muster roll for Dec, 1777, sworn to in Camp Valley Forge ; reported sick
at Morristown; also, return dated Feb. 2, 1778; mustered by Middlesex Co.
Muster Master; also, muster rolls for Jan.-May, 1778, dated Valley Forge;
also, muster roll for June, 1778, dated Camp Greenwich ; also, muster rolls for
July, 1778-June, 1779, dated Camp at Providence ; reported sick at Old Mil-
ford in July and Aug., 1778, sick at Lunenburg in Sept., 1778, sick in hospital
in Nov. and Dec, 1778, sick at Lunenburg in Jan., 1779. sick and absent in
Feb., 1779, on command at Newtown in March and April, 1779 : also, muster roll
for July, 1779; reported on command at Pound Ridge; also, muster roll for
Aug., 1779, dated Camp at Salem; reported on command at Pound Ridge;
also, muster roll for Sept., 1779, dated Bedford ; also, muster roll for Oct.,



926 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Wetherbee, Abijah, continued.

177il, sworu to at Peekskill; also, muster roll for Nov. and Dec, 17711, dated
Hijjhlands; also, muster roll for Jan.-Juiie, 1780, dated Camp Robinson's
Farms ; discharged April 1, 1780.

"Wetherbee, Ammi. Private, Capt. Jonathan Minott's co.. Col. Baldwin's regt. ;
pay abstract for mileage from home to headquarters and return, dated Cam-
bridge, Jan. 12, 177G ; mileage for 46 miles allowed said Wetherbee.

"Wetherbee, Ammi. 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 ICIy, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at
Springfield, July 25, 1780; age, 23 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in.; complexion,
light ; engaged for town of Stow ; marched to camp July 25, 1780, under com-
mand of Capt. Park ; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of
Stow for service in the Continental Army during 1780 ; entered service July 21,
1780; discharged Dec. 21, 1780; service, 5 mos. 9 days, including travel (180
miles) home.

"Wetherbee, Amos. Capt. Manasseh Sawyer's co.. Col. Nicholas Dike's regt. ; pay
abstract for gun and blanket money, dated Dorchester, Feb. 12, 1777 ; also,
Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for Dec, 1776-Feb., 1777; credited to
town of Fitchburg; enlisted Dec. 14, 1776; regiment raised to serve until
March 1, 1777.

Wetherbee, Amos. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Carter's co., Col. Job Cushing's
(Worcester Co.) regt. ; entered service Sept. 7, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 29, 1777 ;
service, 3 mos. 4 days, at the Northward, including 11 days (220 miles) travel
home. Roll dated Leominster.

"Wetherbee, Amos. Receipt dated Harvard, Oct. 30, 1779, for bounties paid said
Wetherbee and others by the Selectmen to serve in the Continental Army for
the term of 3 months, agreeable to resolve of Oct. 9, 1779.

Wetherbee, Benjamin. Private, Col. Benjamin Tupper's (10th) regt. ; service
from March 12, 1781, 9 mos. ; reported died Dec. 13, 1781.

"Wetherbee, C;esar, Stow. Private, Lieut. Nathaniel Sartell's co.. Col. William
Prescott's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 15, 1775 ; ser-
vice, 78 days; also, Capt. Ephraim Corey's co., Col. Prescott's regt. ; company
return dated Cambridge, Oct. 7, 1775, and endorsed " The late Capt Parkers "

CO.

"Wetherbee, Caleb, Harvard. Private, Capt. Samuel Patch's co.. Col. William
Prescott's regt. ; company return dated Oct. 7, 1775; also, pay roll of a com-
pany commanded by Lieut. Amos Fairbank, Col. Job Cushing's regt. ; entered
service Sept. 6 (also given Sept. 5), 1777; marched Sept. 8, 1777; discharged
Nov. [Oct.] 23, 1777; service, 1 mo. 29 days, under Brig. Warner, including
11 days (212 miles) travel home ; company drafted from militia and marched
to join Continental Army at the Northward.

Wetherbee, Caleb. Capt. Manasseh Sawyer's co., Col. Nicholas Dike's regt.;
pay abstract for gun and blanket money, dated Dorchester, Feb. 12, 1777 ; also.
Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for Dec, 1776-Feb., 1777; credited to
town of Fitchburg ; enlisted Dec. 1, 177G ; regiment raised to serve until March
1, 1777.

Wetherbee, Daniel. Capt. Nathaniel Lakin's co.. Col. John Robin.son's regt.;
enlisted July 7, 1777; service, 2 mos., at Rhode Island; roll sworn to at
Groton ; also, Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated North Kingston,
Dec. 18, 1777; enli-stment to expire Jan. 1, 1778.



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Wetherbee, Daniel. Capt. Peter Woodbury's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of
guards; enlisted July 11, 1778; discharged Nov. 9, 1778; service, 4 mos., at
Cambridge; roll certified at Lancaster; also, Private, Capt. "Woodbury's co.,
Lieut. Col. Nathan Tyler's detachment of guards ; list of men [year not given] ;
during the campaign Capt. Woodbury was .succeeded by Lieut. David Jewett ;
also, Capt. David Jewett's co., Col. Gerrish's regt. of guards; enlisted
Nov. 10, 1778; discharged Dec. 12, 1778; service, 1 mo. 5 days, guarding
troops of convention ; roll certified at Lancaster.

Wetherbee, David, Pepperell. Private, Capt. Asa Lawrence's co.. Col. William
Prescott's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 25, 1775; ser-
vice, 98 days; also, company return dated Oct. (!, 1775; also, 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 Coun-
cil June 13, 1776.

Wetherbee, David. Private, Capt. Joseph Bellows's co. ; enlisted Oct. 1, 1777;
service to Oct. 19, 1777, 25 days, at Saratoga, including 7 days (140 miles)
travel home.

Wetherbee, David. Orders, returns, etc., taken from Capt. Benjamin Munroe's



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