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Providence, R. I., on the alarm of Dec. 9, 1776.

Tubes, Isaac, Jr., Pembroke. Private, Capt. Freedom Chamb(!rlin's co. ; marched
March 5, 1776; .service, 5 days; company marched on the alarm of March 5,
1776, at the time of taking Dorchester Heights.

Tubes, " Isray " [ ? ]. Seaman, on board the armed ship " Count D'Estaing," com-
manded by Capt. Elias Smith ; descriptive list of officers and crew, swoni to
at Beverly, Sept. 14, 1780; age, 25 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 4 in. ; complexion, light;
reported as belonging to New England.

Tubes, Jacob, Pembroke. Private, Capt. Freedom Chamberlain's co.. Col. Bailey's
regt., which marclied on tiie alarm of jVpril<19, 1775; service, 2 weeks; also,
Capt. Chamberlain's co.. Gen. John Thomas's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug.
1, 1775; enlisted ISIay 3, 1775; service, 3 mos. 6 days; also, company return



IX THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 93

Tubes, Jacob, continued.

dated Camp at Koxbury, Oct. 6, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat dated Camp
at Koxbury, Nov. 9, 1775.

TuuBS, Joel, Berkley. Ensign, Capt. Samuel Tubbs, Jr.'s co.. Col. Timothy
Walker's (Bristol Co.) regt. ; return of olMcers, dated May 23, 1775 ; ordered
in Provincial Congress May 2^ 1775, that said officers be commissioned ; also,
Ensign, Capt. Samuel Tubbs's co.. Col. Walker's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug.
1, 1775 ; engaged April 24, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 2 weeks ; also, company return
dated Oct. 6, 1775.

Tubes, Joel, Berkley. Private, Capt. James Nickols's co., Col. Edward Pope's
(Pjristol Co.) regt. ; service, 8 days, on the alarm at Rhode Island of Dec. 8,
1776; mileage to camp at Warren and home (54 miles) allowed.

Tubes, Jos., Pembroke. Private, Capt. Thomas Turner's co. of militia. Col. Anthony
Thomas's regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of
April 19, 1775 ; service, 3 days.

Tubes, Joseph, Berkley. Capt. Samuel Tubbs's co., Col. Timothy Walker's regt. ;
muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 1, 1775; service, 3 mos. 1 week;
reported a waiter; also. Private, same co. and regt.; comjiany return dated
Oct. 6, 1775; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated
Camp at Roxbury, Nov. 20, 1775.

Tubes, Joseph, Berkley. Private, Capt. James Nickols's co., Col. Edward Pope's
(Bristol Co.) regt. ; service, 8 days, on the alarm at Rhode Island of Dec. 8,
1776; mileage to camp at Warren and home (54 miles) allowed.

Tubes, Joseph (also given Josiah), Berkley. Sergeant, Capt. Zebedee Reddmg's
CO., Col. Gamaliel Bradford's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for ser-
vice from Jan. 9, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; residence, Berkley; credited to town
of Berkley; also, Private, same co. and regt. ;. subsistence allowed from date
of enlistment, Dec. 9, 1776, to April 30, 1777 ; credited with 103 days allow-
ance; also, same co. and regt. ; return [year not given] ; mustered by County
and Continental Muster Masters ; also, Capt. Isaiah Stetson's co.. Col. Brad-
ford's regt. ; return of men who were in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777, and
who had not been absent subsequently except on furlough, etc. ; enlisted Jan.
1(>, 1777 ; joined Jan. 20, 1777; also, order on Henry Gardner, Treasurer, dated
Camp West Point, Jan. 20, 1779, signed by said Tubbs, for SlOO due for service
as a Continental soldier; also. Sergeant Major, Colonel's co.. Col. Bradford's
(14th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accoimts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to
Dec. 31, 1780; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for Oct., Nov., and Dec,
1780, dated Huts near West Point; also, descriptive list endorsed "January
11th 1781 ; " Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt. ; age, 24 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7
in.; complexion, dark ; hair, dark; occupation, shoemaker; birthplace, Berk-
ley ; residence, Berkley ; enlisted Nov. -, 1779, by Capt. Fuller ; also. Sergeant,
Capt. Rufus Lincoln's co., Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt. ; muster rolls for Jan.-
May, 1781, dated West Point; also, muster rolls for June-Nov., 1781; also,
descriptive list dated Feb. 20, 1782; Capt. Lincoln's co., Lieut. Col. Brooks's
regt.; rank. Sergeant ; age, 26 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. Sin. ; complexion, dark ; hair,
black ; engaged Dec. -, 1779 ; term, during war ; also, muster rolls for Dec, 1781,
Jan. and Feb., 1782, dated West Point; reported deserted Feb. 15, 1782; also,
descriptive list of deserters from Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt., dated West Point,
Aug. 18, 1782 ; Capt. Lincoln's co. ; rank, Sergeant ; age, 24 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft.
Sin.; complexion, dark ; hair, dark; occupation, shoemaker; residence, Berk-
ley ; engaged for town of Berkley; deserted Feb. -, 1782, from West Point.

Tubes, Joseph. Private, Capt. John Wells's co., Lieut. Col. Timothy Robinson's
detachment of Hampshire Co. militia: muster roll dated Garrison at Ticon-
deroga, Feb. 24, 1777; enlisted Dec. 23, 1776; enlistment to expire March 23,



94 ^MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SMLORS

Tubes, Joseph, continued.

1777 ; also, Capt. Benjamin Phillips's co., Col. Elislia Porter's (Hampshire Co.)
regt. ; enlisted July 10, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 12, 1777 ; service, 38 days, in
Northern department, including travel (100 miles) home.

Tubes, Jotham. Treasury pay roll of Capt. Joseph Elliott's co. ; enlisted Sept. 27,
1783. [See Jotham Forbes.]

Tubes, Morris, Pembroke. Corporal, Capt. Ichabod Bonney'sco., Col. John Cush-
ing's regt. ; marched Dec. 9, 1776 ; service, 17 days ; company marched to
Providence, R. I., on the alarm of Dec. 9, 1776; also, Private, Capt. John
Turner's co.. Col. Theophilus Cotton's regt. ; marched Sept. 28, 1777; service,
1 mo. 3 days; company marched to Rhode Island; also, Capt. Ichabod Bon-
ney's co.. Col. Nathan Sparhawk's regt. ; marched Oct. T), 1778; service, 1 mo.
15 days, at Castle Island ; travel (4 days) home allowed ; company discharged
Dec. 11, 1778.

Tubes, Samuel (also given Samuel, Jr.) , Berkley. Captain, Col. Timothy Walker's
(Bristol Co.) regt.; return of officers, dated ISIay 23, 1775; ordered in Provin-
cial Congress May 24, 1775, that said officers be commissioned ; also, Captain,
same regt. ; returns of officers for rations between June 11, 1775, and July
25, 1775, dated Roxbury ; also, same regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775;
engaged April 24, 1775; service, 3 mos. 2 weeks; also, company return dated
Oct. 6, 1775; also. Captain, Col. Jacob French's regt. ; list of officers appointed
to command companies of a regiment raised in Bristol and Cumberland coun-
ties and stationed at Winter Hill Feb. 27, 1776 ; company raised in Berkley,
Dighton, Taunton, Swanzey, and Freetown ; ordered in Council March 26, 1776,
that said officers be commissioned ; also, official record of a ballot by the House
of Representatives, dated Nov. 19, 1776 ; said Tubbs chosen Major, Col. Gamaliel
Bradford's regt. to be raised in " the old Colony of Plymouth ; " appointment
concurred in by Council Nov. 19, 1776; reported commissioned Nov. 19, 1776;
also. Major, Col. Gamaliel Bradfoi;d's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for
service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Oct. 15, 1778 ; reported deranged Oct. 15, 1778 ; also,
same regt.; return of effectives, dated Jan. 30, 1778; reported furloughed by
Gen. Washington from Dec. 25, 1777, to March 25, 1778 ; also, same regt. ; muster
roll of field, staff, and commissioned officers for July, 1778, dated White Plains ;
appointed Nov. 6, 1776; also, Major, and Captain of 3d co., Col. Bradford's
(12th) regt. ; muster roll of field, staff, and commissioned officers for April, 1779,
dated West Point; reported on furlough by leave of the Adjutant General
Oct. 15 " without date."

Tubes, Samuel, Pembroke (probably). Private, Capt. Freedom Chamberlain's co..
Col. Bailey's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 2
weeks.

Tubes, Samuel. Return of men mustered for Col. Robinson's regt. by James Hatch,
Muster Master for Plymouth Co., to serve in the New England states until
Jan. 1, 1778, dated July 26, 1777; enlisted by Capt. Cole; also. Private, Capt.
Joseph Cole's co.. Col. Robinson's regt. ; enlisted July 12, 1777 ; service, 5 mos.
19 days, at Rhode Island ; roll sworn in Plymouth Co.

Tubes, Samuel. Corporal, Capt. James Harlow's co.. Col. Ezra Wood's regt.;
entered service June 4, 1778; service, 8 mos. 10 days, including travel (520
miles) to and from camp; regiment raised for 8 months to guard passes of
North river; also, order on Lieut. John Potter, Paymaster, Col. Wood's regt.,
for wages, payable to Perez Howland, dated Plynipton, April 20, 1779, signed
by said Tubbs and others belonging to Capt. Harlow's co.

Tubes, Samuel. Private, Capt. Abel Baldnt's co.. Col. John ITathaway's regt.;
entered service Aug. 1, 1780; discharged Aug. 7, 1780; service, 7 days; com-
pany marched to Rhode Island on an alarm.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 95



Tubes, Samuel. Sergeant, Capt. John Turner's co., Col. John Jacobs's regt. ;
appointed July 2rl, 1780; discharged Oct. 29, 1780; service, 3 mos. 6 days, at
Rhode Island ; regiment detached from militia to reinforce Continental Army
for 3 months.

ToBBS, Samuel, Jr., Berkley. Private, Capt. James Xickols's co., Col. Edward
Pope's (Bristol Co.) regt. ; service, 5 days, on the alarm at Rhode Island of
Dec. 8, 1776; mileage to camp at Warren and home (54 miles) allowed.

Tubes, Seth, Williamsburg. Private, Lieut. Abel Thayer's detachment of Minute-
men, which marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; service from
April 21 to April 27, 1775, 7 days ; also, Capt. Thayer's co., Col. John Fellows's
regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 28, 1775; service, 3 mos.
11 days ; also, order for boimty coat or its equivalent in money dated Dorchester
Camp, Nov. 22, 1775.

Tubes, Seth. Capt. Samuel Fairfield's co., Col. May's regt. ; enlisted July 9 [1777] ;
discharged Aug. 12 [1777]; service, 1 mo. 9 days, with Northern army, in-
cluding travel (100 miles) home. Roll sworn to in Hampshire Co.

Tubes, Seth. Receipt dated Williamsburg, May 16, 1781, for bounty paid said
Tubbs by the town of Williamsburg to serve in the Continental Army for the
term of 3 years, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780; also, descriptive list of
men raised in Hampshire Co. to serve in the Contmental Army, as returned
by Noah Goodman, Superintendent; age, 36 jrrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 11 in.; com-
plexion, light ; occupation, sieve maker ; engaged for town of Williamsburg ;
engaged May 17, 1781 ; term, 3 years.

Tubes, " Seths." Private, Capt. Sylvanus Smith's (1st) co., 5th Mass. regt. com-
manded by Lieut. Col. David Cobb; muster roll for Feb., 1783; balance of
term of enlistment unexpired, 11 months 1 day ; reported as serving in room
of " Lauson " Robins.

Tubert, Lewis. Private, Capt. Field's co.. Col. William Sheppard's regt. ; Con-
tinental Army pay accomits for service from Jan. 29, 1779, to March 12, 1779;
reported deserted. [See Lewis Jubert.]

Tubes, Isaac. Private, Capt. Edward Blake's co., Col. Mitchel's regt. commanded
by Lieut. Col. James Williams, Brig. Gen. Godfrey's (Bristol Co.) brigade ;
service, 8 days; company marched to Tiverton, R. I., on the alarm of Aug. 2,
1780.

Tubes, Seth, Williamsburg. Private, Capt. Abel Thayer's co.. Col. John Fellows's
(8th) regt. ; company return dated Dorchester, Oct. -, 1775.

TuBET, Stephen. Private, Capt. Sylvanus Smith's (1st) co., 5th Mass. regt. com-
manded by Lieut. Col. David Cobb; muster roll for Feb., 1783; enlistment,
during war ; reported as serving in room of Stephen Patterson.

Tubs, Benjamin, Middleborough (also given Plympton) . Private, Capt. Joshua
Benson's co.. Col. Theophilus Cotton's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775;
enlisted May 6, 1775; service, 3 mos. 3 days; also, company return dated Oct.
7, 1775; also, Capt. Samuel N. Nelson's co., Col. Willard's regt. ; pay abstract
for mileage and travel allowance from Fort Edward to Pljanouth and adjacent
towns, via Albany, dated Plymouth, Dec. 20, 1776; 280 miles travel allowed
said Tubs.

Tubs, Dan, Richmond. Private, Capt. David Noble's co. of Minute-men and
militia, Col. John Patison's regt., which marched April 22, 1775, in response
to the alann of April 19, 1775 ; service, 7 days ; reported enlisted into the army ;
also, Capt. Noble's co., Col. Paterson's (26th) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug.
1, 1775; enlisted April 29, 1775; service, 3 mos. 9 days; also, company return
dated Oct. 6, 1775; also, Capt. Ambrose Hill's co., Lieut. Col. Miles Powell's



96 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AXD SAILORS

Tubs, Dan, continued.

(Berkshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted July 18, 1779; discharged Aug. 22, 1779; ser-
vice, 1 mo. 10 days, at New Haven, Conn., including ."> days (HX) miles) travel
home; order for payment of amomit of roll dated at Kiclmiond and signed by
Capt. Hill.

Tubs, Frederick. Capt. Thomas Pierce's co., Col. Knox's (Artillery) regt. ; return
of men who enlisted for the ensuing year under the new establishment, dated
Koxbury Camp, Dec. 16, 1775; reported as belonging to Col. Sergant's regt.

Tubs, Jacob. Private, Capt. Calvin Curtis's co. ; enlisted Sept. 30, 1779 ; discharged
Dec. 1, 1779 ; service, 2 mos. 5 days (also given 2 mos. 1 day) , at Rhode Island ;
company rai.sed from 1st and 2d Plj^nouth Co. regts., to serve in Col. Jolin
Jacobs's regt. for 2 months from time of arrival at camp.

Tubs, Joseph. Private, Capt. John Well's co.. Col. Timothy Robinson's detach-
ment of Hampshire Co. militia; entered service Dec. 23, 1776; discharged
April 1, 1777 ; service, 100 daJ^s, at Ticonderoga.

Tubs, Samuel. Private, Capt. Benjamin Lawrance's co., Col. George "Williams's
regt. ; service, 1 mo., on a secret expedition to Rhode Island in 1777.

Tubs, Samuel. Private, Capt. Robert Earl's (Dartmoutli) co.. Col. Josiah Whit-
ney's regt. ; service from July 29, 1778, to Sept. 10, 1778, 1 mo. 13 days, at
Rhode Island.

Tubs, Seth, Hatfield. Private, Capt. Perez Graves's co., which marched April 21,
1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Ware ; service, 2 days ;
reported returned home.

Tubs, Seth. Private, Capt. Benjamin Bonney's co.. Col. Elisha Porter's (Hamp-
shire Co.) regt.; enlisted July 21, 1779; discharged Aug. 27, 1779; service, 42
days, at New London, Conn., including travel (95 miles) home. Roll dated
Chesterfield.

Tuck, . [Tliis name also appears under the form of Tuclce.]

Tuck, Elisha. Company receipt, given to Daniel Hopkins, dated Beverly, Sept.
25, 1775, for advance pay for 1 month for service in defence of seacoast, endorsed
"Capt Moses Brown Pay Roll & Rec't; " also, Private, Capt. Moses Brown's
CO. ; enlisted July 15, 1775 ; service, 6 mos. 2 days ; company stationed at
Beverly for defence ot seacoast.

Tuck, Henry. Sailor, ship "Eagle," commanded by Capt. William Groves;
descriptive list of oflicers and crew, sworn to June 17, 1780; stature, 4 ft.;
complexion, light.

Tuck, John, Beverly. Seaman, brig " Stark," commanded by Capt. Ezra Ober;
descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to June 14, 1780; age, 18 yrs. ;
stature, 5 ft. 2 in. ; complexion, dark; residence, Beverly.

Tuck, John, Manchester. Seaman, snow "Diana," William Herrick, Master;
descriptive list of officers and ci"ew, dated Sept. 29, 1780; age, 34 yrs. ; com-
plexion, light; residence, Manchester.

Tuck, John. Company receipt, given to Daniel Hopkins, dated Beverly, Sept. 25,
1775, for advance pay for 1 month for service in defence of seacoast, endorsed
" Capt Moses Brown Pay Roll & Rec't; " also, Private, Capt. Moses Brown's
CO.; enli.sted July 15, 1775; service, 6 mos. 2 days; company stationed at
Beverly for defence of seacoast.

Tuck, John. Capt. Asa Prince's co.. Col. Danforth Keyes's regt. ; enlisted Aug.
20, 1777; discharged Jan. 3, 1778; service, 4 mos. 13 days, at Rhode Island;
roll dated Danvers ; also. Private, same co. and regt. ; pay roll dated Provi-
dence, Dec. 31, 1777.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 97

Tuck, John. Capt. Jonathan Procter's cc, Col. Jacob Gerrisb's regt. of guards;
service from Feb. 2, 1778, to April 3, 1778, 2 mos. 1 day, at Cambridge ; also,
Capt. Simeon Brown's co., Col. Gerrisb's regt. of guards; service from Ajnil
2, 1778, to July 3, 1778, 3 mos. 1 day ; roll dated Camp Winter Hill ; also, Capt.
Samuel Huse's CO., Col. Gerrisb's regt. of guards; enlisted July 13, 1778; dis-
charged Dec. li, 1778; service, 5 mos. 3 days, at Cambridge.

Tuck, Johx. Private, Capt. Philip M. Ulmer's co., Col. Samuel McCobb's regt. ;
service from July 8, 1779, to Sept. 24, 1779, 2 mos. 16 days, on Penobscot
expedition.

Tuck, Joseph. Marine, ship " Alfred," commanded by Capt. John Paul Jones;
list of officei-s and men entitled to prize shares in the ship " Mellish " and brig
" Active " [year not given].

Tuck, Samuel. Capt. Jonathan Procter's co., Col. Jacob Gerrisb's regt. of guards ;
enlisted Nov. 12, 1777 ; service to April 3, 1778, 4 mos. 22 days, at Charlestown
and Cambridge.

Tuck, Sewall, Beverly. Corporal, Capt. Larkin Thomdike's (1st Beverly) co.,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Concord; service, 2^ days;
also, company receipt, given to Daniel Hopkins, dated Beverly, Sept. 25, 1775,
for advance pay for 1 month for service in defence of seacoast, endorsed " Ca^jt
Moses Brown Pay Roll & Rec't ; " also. Private, Capt. Moses Brown's co. ; en-
listed July 15, 1775 ; service, 6 mos. 2 days ; company stationed at Beverly for
defence of seacoast; also, Sergeant, Capt. Baker's (7th) co., 27th regt.; copy
of a list of officers [year not given, probably 1776].

Tuck, William, Beverly. Capt. John Low's co.. Col. Jolm Mansfield's regt. ; re-
ceipt for advance pay, signed by said Tuck and others, dated Cambridge, July
1, 1775; also. Private, Capt. Low's co.. Col. Man.sfield's (19th) regt. com-
manded by Lieut. Col. Israel Hutchinson ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; en-
listed June 12, 1775; service, 1 mo. 22 days; also, company return dated Oct.
6, 1775.

Tuck, William. Petition dated Boston, Feb. 14, 1782, signed by Job Prince, Jr.,
in behalf of John and Andrew Cabot, of Beverly, asking that said Tuck be
commissioned as commander of the ship "Lyon" (privateer); advised in
Council March 6, 1782, that a commission be issued.

Tucke, William. Capt. John Low's co.. Col. Mansfield's (19th) regt. commanded
by Col. Israel Hutchuison ; order for money in lieu of bounty coat dated Camp
at Winter Hill, Oct. 21, 1775.

Tucke, William. 2d Lieutenant, brigantine " Washington " (privateer); petition
signed by John Dyson, of Beverly, in behalf of himself and others, of Beverly
and Boston, asking that Elias Smith be commissioned as commander of said
vessel ; ordered in Council Oct. 3, 1776, that a commission be issued.

Tucker, . [This name also appears under the form of Tooker, Tuckor, Tuker.]

Tucker, Aarox. Private, Capt. Abijah Lamb's co., Col. Cushing's regt. ; enlisted
Aug. 15, 1777 ; discliarged Nov. 29, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 24 days, with Northern
army, including 9 days (180 miles) travel home ; roll sworn to in Worcester
Co. ; also, Capt. Lamb's co.. Col. Jacob Davis's (Worcester Co.) regt. ; enlisted
July 29, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 9, 1780 ; service, 15 days, includmg 4 days (80
miles) travel home; company marched to Tiverton, R. I., July 29, 1780, on an
alarm.

Tucker, Abij.a.h. Sergeant, Capt. Ebenezer Webber's co., Lieut. Col. Samuel
Williams's regt. ; engaged Dec. 17, 1776 ; discharged March 20, 1777 ; service,
3 mos. 14 days, at the Northward, including 11 days (220 miles) travel home.
Roll sworn to at Chesterfield and endorsed " Maj'r Claps Reg't."



98 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Tucker, Abijah. Private, Capt. Christopher Banister's co.. Col. John Dickerson's
regt. ; enlisted Aug. 17, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 22, 1777 ; service, 8 days, includ-
ing travel (54 miles) home ; company marched to Bennington on an alarm to
reinforce army near that ijlace. Boll dated Chesterfield.

Tucker, Abner, Norton. Drummer, Capt. Silas Cobb's co.. Col. John Daggett's
regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 12 days: also,
Capt. Cobb's co.. Col. Timothy Walker's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ;
engaged April 29, 1775; service, 3 mos., 1 week, 3 days; also, company return
dated Oct. (i, 1775 ; also, order for money in lieu of boimty coat dated Brain-
tree, Dec. 25, 1775; also, pay roll of a detachment from Capt. George Make-
peace's CO., Col. George Williams's regt. ; service, 7 days; company marched
to Tiverton, R. I., Oct. 13, 1777, by order of Brig. Gen. Godfry.

Tucker, Ajiariah. Private, Capt. Josiah Vose's (Milton) co. ; service fiom April
13 to April 26, 1776, 12 days, in defence of seacoast.

Tucker, Amasa, Milton. Sergeant, Capt. John Bradley's (Milton) co. of militia.
Col. Lemuel Robinson's regt., which rendered service after the fight at Con-
cord and before completion of the standing army ; service, 17 days.

Tucker, Amos, Norton. Private, Capt. Macey Williams's co.. Col. Timothy
Walker's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 2, 1775 ; .service,
3 mos. 1 week ; also, company return dated Oct. 6, 1775 ; also, order dated Camp
at Hull, Jmie 21, 1776, signed by said Tucker and others belonging to Capt.
Zebedee Bedding's co., Col. Josiah Whitney's regt., for advance pay for 1
month, etc. ; also, petition dated Camp at Hull, Sept. 17, 1776, signed by said
Tucker and others belonging to battalion stationed at Hull, asking for increase
and paymcTit of wages; also. Private, Capt. Redding's co.. Col. Whitney's
regt. ; service from 4 days preceding march to Nov. 1, 1776, 5 mos. 23 days.

Tucker, Amos. Private, Capt. Elihu Gifford's co.. Col. Turner's regt. ; entered
service July 29, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 11, 1781 ; service at Rhode Island ; regi-
ment raised in Bristol and Barnstable counties to serve for 5 moutlis.

Tucker, Andrew. Seaman or Marine, sloop " Tyrannicide," commanded by Capt.
JohnFisk; engaged Jime 18, 1776 ; reported deserted Sept. 12, 1777. Roll dated
Salem.

Tucker, Benaiah, Norton. Private, Capt. Isaac Hodges's co.. Col. John Daggifs
regt. ; service, 6 days, including travel (.34 miles each way) from Norton to
Tiverton, R. I., and return ; company served in Dec, 1776, and Jan., 1777, on an
alarm ; also, Capt. Israel Trow'sco., Col. Daggett's regt. ; entered service Jan.
12,1778; discharged March 31, 1778; service, 2 mos. 20 days; company drafted
to serve for 3 montlis from Jan. 1, 1778, under Maj. Gen. Spencer at Rhode
Island ; also, Capt. Samuel White's co.. Col. Thomas Carpenter's regt. ; entered
service Aug. 18, 1778 ; discharged Sept. 8, 1778 ; service, 22 days, on expedition
to Rhode Island; a^.so, Capt. Seth Smith's co., Col. Isaac Dean's (4tli Bristol
Co.) regt. ; entered service Aug. 1, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 7, 1780 ; service,
9 days, at Rhode Island on the alarm of Aug. 1, 1780.

Tucker, Benjamin, New Marlborough (also given Glastonbury) . List of men raised
to .serve in tlie Continental Army probably from Capt. Wheeler's co. ; residence.
New Marlborough ; engaged for town of New Marlborough ; joined Capt. Stone's
CO., Col. Brewer's regt. ; term, during war (also given 3 years) ; also, list of
men mustered between Jan. 20, 1777, and June 1, 1778, by Tnnnan Wheler,
Muster Master for Berkshire Co. ; Capt. Stone's co. ; also. Corporal, Capt. John
Williams's co., Col. Ebcnezer Sprout's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts
for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; reported as serving 7 mos. as
Private, 29 mos. as Corporal; promoted to Corporal Aug. 1, 1777; also. Cor-
poral, Capt. Enos Stone's co.. Col. Brewer's regt. ; return dated Valley Forge,



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Tucker, Benjamin, continued.

Jan. 25, 1778; residence, Glastonbury ; enlisted for town of Glastonbury ; mus-
tered by Truman "Wheler, State Muster Master; also, Ensign, Lieut. Col.
Sprout's (12th) regt. ; list of officers promoted in the Continental Army and
for whom warrants were made out [year not given] ; also, Ensign, same regt. ;
return of officers in actual service, certified at Boston, July 13, 1780.

Tucker, Benjamin, Norton (also given Taunton) . Private, Capt. Josiah King's
CO., Col. David Brewer's (9th) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted
Jime 20, 1775; service, 1 mo. 2 weeks; also, company return dated Oct. 7,
1775 ; also, order for bounty coat dated Roxbury Camp, Nov. 6, 1775.

Tucker, Benjamin, Norton. List of men drafted from Bristol Co. militia to march
to Horse Neck under command of Col. Thomas Carpenter [year not given],
but who failed to join regiment ; reported drafted from town of Norton ;
drafted into Capt. Elisha May's co.

Tucker, Benjamin, Stoughton. Lieutenant, Capt. Asahel Smith's (Stoughton)
CO. of militia, Col. Lemuel Robinson's regt., which marched on the alarm of



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