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return dated Camp at Winter Hill, Charlestown, Oct. 6, 1775.

Wheeler, Thomas. Private, Concord co. commanded by Lieut. Ephraim Wheeler,
Col. Eleazer Brooks's regt.; service, 6 days; company marched to Roxbury
March 4, 1776, to reinforce Continental Army near Boston.

Wheeler, Thomas. Private, Capt. Josiah Wilder's co.. Col. Nathan Sparohawk's
(Sparhawk's) regt.; entered service Aug. 21, 1777; discharged Aug. 26,1777;
service, 10 daj's, on the alarm at Bennington of Aug. 21, 1777, including 5 days
(100 miles) travel home.

Wheeler, Thomas. Private, Capt. John Buttrick's co. of volunteers, Col. Reed's
regt.; enlisted Sept. 28, 1777; discharged Nov. 7, 1777; service, 1 mo. 11 days,
at the time of taking Gen. Burgoyne; company detached from Col. Brooks's
regt. to reinforce army under Gen. Gates at the Northward ; Col. Buttrick re-
ported as serving as Captain.

Wheeler, Thomas. Private, Capt. Simon Hunt's co.. Col. Eleazer Brooks's regt. ;
enlisted Nov. 3, 1777 ; service to Jan. 6, 1778, 2 mos. 3 days, at Cambridge ;
company detached from militia.

Wheeler, Thomas. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master
for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Jan. 19, 1777; Capt. Nathaniel Winslow's co.,
Col. Thomas Marshall's regt. ; reported received State bounty; also. Private,
Lieut. Ephraim ISIinot's corps of invalids stationed at Boston; pay roll dated
Boston, Oct. 14, 1778; joined May 31, 1778; service to Oct. 1, 1778,4 mos.;
order for payment of amount of roll dated at Headquarters, Boston, and signed



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Wheeler, Thomas, continiied.

by Maj. Gen. W. Heath ; also, order on the Board of War, payable to Lieut.
Ephraiin Minot, commanding officer of corps of invalids-stationed at Boston,
endorsed " Boston Jan'y 1779," signed by said Wheeler and others, for clothing
due them as a donation from the several towns of the State; also, order on
Henry Gardner, payable to Lieut. Osgood Carleton, signed by said Wheeler
and others, for money granted them as a gratuity; order is appended to a
certificate, dated Boston, Feb. 3, 1779, signed by Capt. Benjamin Wallcut,
certifying that said men were in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777, and had since
joined the corps of invalids; also, Capt. Moses McFarland's oo. of invalids
stationed at Boston, Col. Lewis Nichola's regt. ; muster rolls dated Sept. 9,
and Oct. 2, 1779 ; reported sick in hospital on roll dated Oct. 2, 1779 ; also, same
CO. and regt. ; pay roll for Oct., 1779 ; also, Capt. McFarland's corps of invalids ;
Continental Army pay accoimts for service from Jan. 1 to Jan. 22, 1780; re-
ported transferred from Col. Marshall's regt. ; also reported discharged.

Wheeler, Thomas. Private, Capt. James Tisdale's co.. Col. John Greaton's (3d)
regt. ; muster roll for June, 1781, dated Camp Phillipsburgh ; enlisted April 13,
1781 ; enlistment, 3 years.

Wheeler, Thomas, Jr., Boston. Private, Wheeler's co. of artificers; Con-
tinental Army pay accoimts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779;
residence, Boston ; also, statement of Continental balances ; said Wheeler
served as Artificer under Josiah Wheeler, Foreman; term, 3 years; balance
certified Oct. 12, 1780; also, return signed by Tho. Chase, D. Q. M. G. [year
not given], of wagoners, artificers, etc., serving in his department; said
Wheeler appears among " Carpenters and Wheel-wrights inlisted" stationed
at Boston.

Wheeler, Thomas E., Greenwich. Descriptive list of men raised in Hampshire
Co. for the term of 9 months from the time of their arrival at Fishkill, agree-
able to resolve of April 20, 1778; Capt. Hooker's co.. Col. Porter's regt. ; age,
17 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. ; complexion, dark ; residence, Greenwich ; engaged for
town of Greenwich; arrived at Fishkill Jime 16, 1778; also, list of men re-
turned as received of Jonathan Warner, Commissioner, by Col. R. Putnam,
July 20, 1778.

Wheeler, Timothy. Lists of men appearing under the heading " Hartwell Brook
the first Everidge; " said Wheeler, Captain, appears among men forming the
second guard at Cambridge in 1778.

Wheeler, Truman. Capt. David Wheler's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's regt.;
service, 3 days ; company marched from Lanesborough Oct. 26, 1780.

Wheeler, Uriah, Sudbury. Corporal, Capt. John Nixon's co. of Minute-men,
Col. Abijah Pierce's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; ser-
vice, 5 days.

Wheeler, Valentine, Rehoboth. Private, Capt. Samuel Bliss's co. of ^linute-
men, which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service to April 27,
1775, 1 week 1 day ; also, Capt. John Pain's co. ; copy of a list of men stationed
at Winter Hill and Dorchester for about 2 months and dismissed April 1, 1776 ;
also, Capt. Israel Hix's co., Col. Thomas Carpenter's regt. ; service, 16 days;
company marched from Rehoboth to Bristol, R. I., on the alarm of Dec. 8,
1776 ; also, Capt. John Perry's co.. Col. Abiel Mitchel's regt. ; enlisted July 27,
1780 ; discharged Oct. 30, 1780 ; service, 3 mos. 5 days, at Rhode Island ; regi-
ment raised to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Wheeler, Warham, Concord. Capt. Joseph Butler's (1st) co., Col. John Nixon's
(5th) regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by .said Wheeler and others, dated
Cambridge, June 10, 1775 ; also, Sergeant, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated



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Wheeler, Warham, continued.

Aug. 1, 1775; engaged Ajiril 26, 1775; service, 3 mos. 12 days; also, company
return dated Camp at Winter Hill, Sept. 80, 1775; also, lists of men appearing
under the heading " Hartwell Brook the first Everidge ; " said Wheeler appears
among 8 months men [no date or particulars given] ; also, receipt given to
Benjamin Hoywood, Paymaster, 4th regt., dated Camp Mt. Washington,
Sept. 27, 1776, signed by said Wheeler, Ensign, and others, for money for en-
listing recruits ; (tlso, orders on Sergt. Pirkens and Mr. Mores, payable to
Lieut. Silas Walker, dated Camp White Plains, Oct. 28, 1776, signed by said
Wheeler, for 16 shillings and 9 shillings, respectively ; also, receipt given to
Benjamin Ileywood, Paymaster, 4th regt., signed by said Wheeler, for wages
for Sept. and Oct., 1776, as Ensign in Capt. Butler's co. ; also. Ensign, 8th
CO., Lieut. Col. Thomas Nixon's (4tli) regt. ; regimental return dated North
Castle, Nov. 9, 1776; reported discharged Oct. 25, 1776; also, lists of men
appearing under the heading "Hartwell Brook the first Everidge;" said
Wheeler appears among men in " the years Service in 1776; " also, Lieutenant,
Col. Thomas Marshall's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service
from Jan. 1, 1777, to Nov. 6, 1777; reported resigned Nov. 6, 1777; also re-
ported discharged Nov. -, 1777; also, 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Philip Thomas's
CO., Col. Marshall's regt.; list of officers of the Continental Army; ordered
in Council Jan. 30, 1777, that said officers be commissioned; reported com-
missioned Jan. 30, 1777; also, 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Thomas's (5th) co., Col.
Marshall's regt. ; subsistence allowed from date of entering service, Dec.
3, 1776, to Feb. 6, 1777 ; credited with 66 days allowance ; subsistence also
allowed for 11 days (220 miles) travel on march from Boston to Bennington;
also, same co. and regt. ; subsistence allowed from Feb. 18, 1777, to June 2,
1777 ; credited with 105 days allowance.

Wheelkr, Warham. Private, Capt. Joseph Hosmer's (Light Infantry) co. ; com-
pany return endorsed " 1776."

Wheeler, Warham. Lists of men appearing under the heading " Hartwell Brook
the first Everidge ; " said Wheeler appears among men raised to serve as guards
at North river, agreeable to resolve of April 18, 1778; also, copy of a receipt
signed by said Wheeler and others, for bounties received of the Selectmen of
Concord to serve in the Continental Army, agreeable to resolve of April 20,
1778.

Wheeler, Whill'r. List of men returned as .serving on picket guard uiuler Maj.
Baldwin, dated May 23, 1775; reported detailed mider Capt. Jonas Hubbard.

Wheeler, Wilder, East Hoosuck. List of men raised for the 6 months .service
and returned by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return dated
Camp Totoway, Oct. 25, 1780; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the
town of Adams for service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched
July 2, 1780 ; discharged Jan. 9, 1781 ; service, 6 mos. 14 days, including travel
(140 miles) home.

Wheeler, Willlvm, Boston. Matross, Capt. Joseph Chadwick's co., Col. Richard
Gridley's (Artillery) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted July 11,
1775 ; service, 21 days ; also, company return dated No. 3, Charlestown, Sept.
30, 1775; age, 23 yrs. ; occupation, baker; also, order for bounty coat or its
equivalent in money dated Fort No. 3, Nov. 21, 1775.

Wheeler, William, Concord. Private, Capt. Jesse Wyman's co.. Col. Josiah
Whitney's regt. ; arrived at destination May 10, 1777 ; discharged May 30,
1777, at Point Judith ; service, 23 days, at Rhode Island, including 3 days (60
miles) travel to place of destination ; company raised for 2 months.

Wheeler, Willlam, Concord. Private, Capt. Edmund Munro's co., Col. Timothy
Bigelow's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from May 15,



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AVheeler, "William, contimied.

1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, same co. and regt. ; return dated Feb. 2, 1778;
residence, Concord ; enlisted for town of Concord ; mustered by Col. Barret,
County Muster Master, and by Col. Varrick, Continental Muster Master;
also, (late) Capt. Munro's co.. Col. Bigelow's regt. ; pay roll for Feb., 1779,
sworn to at Providence ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for March and
April, 1779, dated Providence; enlistment, 3 years; also, Capt. Bowman's
CO., Col. Bigelow's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
Jan. 1, 1780, to May 15, 1780.

"Wheeler, "Willlam, Stoughton. Private, Capt. James Endecot's co. of militia, Col.
Lemuel Robinson's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; ser-
vice, 8 days.

"Wheeler, "William, Stow (also given Concord). Enlistment agreement signed
by said "Wheeler and others, engaging themselves to serve for 3 years, unless
sooner discharged; enlisted Dec. 13 [1776]; also, list of men appended to an
unsigned receipt for bounties due said "WHieeler and others who had enlisted
to serve in the Continental Army and who had been duly mustered by Col.
James Barrett, Muster Master for Middlesex Co., dated Concord, Feb. 3, 1777.

"Wheeler, "William. Lieutenant, Capt. George Minott's co., Col. Eleazer Brooks's
regt. ; service, 5 days ; company marched from the alarm post at Concord
March 4, 177(5, to reinforce the army.

"Wheeler, "William. Lists of men appearing imder the heading " Hartwell
Brook the first Everidge; " said "Wheeler appears among men in service at
Ticonderoga in 1770.

"Wheeler, "William. Private, Capt. Moses Harrington's co.. Col. Nicholas Dike's
regt. ; muster roll for Dec, 1776-Feb., 1777; credited to town of Concord ; en-
listed Dec. 20, 1776 ; regiment raised to serve until March 1, 1777.

"Wheeler, "William. Lists of men appearing under the heading " Hartwell Brook
the first Everidge ; " said "Wheeler appears among persons reported as having
contributed cash "at the march for taking Burgoyne 1777;" reported con-
tributed $3.

"Wheeler, "William. Private, Capt. Nathan Sergeant's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's
regt. of guards ; detached July 4, 1778 ; service to July 17, 1778, 13 days ; regi-
ment stationed at \V inter Hill.

Wheeler, William. Sergeant ; list dated July 30, 1778, of men drafted from Con-
cord town CO., agreeable to order of Col. Brooks, to serve under Brig. Gen.
Sullivan at Rhode Island for 6 weeks.

Wheeler, William. Private, Capt. Francis Brown's co., Col. Mcintosh's regt.,
Gen. Lovell's brigade; enlisted Aug. 1, 1778; discharged Sept. 11, 1778; ser-
vice, 1 mo. 14 days, on expedition to Rhode Island, including 3 days (60 miles)
travel home ; also, lists of men appearing under the heading " Hartwell Brook
the first Everidge ; " said Wheeler appears among men with Col. Buttrick at
Rhode Island in 1778.

Wheeler, "William. Surgeon, Maj. Stephens's battalion; return for clothing de-
livered officers of Mass. regiments by the Board of War, agreeable to order of
General Court of March 13, 1778 ; also, order on the Board of War, for clothing,
dated West Point, June 20, 1778, signed by said Wheeler, Surgeon, and others,
payable to Capt. Noah Nichols ; certificate dated West Point, June 20, 1778,
signed by Ebenezer Stevens, Lieutenant Colonel Commandant of artillery,
Northern department, certifies that above men belonged to his corps of artil-
lery ; also, receipt for clothing, given to the Board of War, dated West Point,
June 20, 1778, signed by said Wheeler, Surgeon, and others; also, Surgeon, in



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Wheelkr, William, continued.

a corps of artillery commanded by Lieut. Col. Ebenezer Stevens; return of
officers in need of clothing, certified at Fredericksburg, Nov. 25, 1778, by H.
Knox, Brigadier General of Artillery; also, Surgeon, same corps; return of
officers for cloihiug delivered Jan. 11, and Jan. 12;5, 1779.

Wheeler, "William. Marine, frigate "Boston," commanded by Capt. Samuel
Tucker ; engaged Feb. 23, 1779 ; reported died April 27, 1779. Roll made up
for advance pay for 1 month.

"Wheeler, Willl\m. Private, Capt. Simeon Cole's co., Col. Dean's regt. ; service
from ^Marcli 6, 1781, 10 days; conii)any raised to serve on a 40 days expedition
to Bhode Island, but discharged March 15, 1781, by order of Maj. Gen. Lincoln.

Wheeler, William. Matross, Capt. John Doughty 's co., Col. John Lamb's (2d
Artillery) regt. ; muster rolls for Feb., March, and April, 1781, dated West
Point; enlisted Feb. 9 [1781] ; enlistment, during war.

Wheeler, Zaccheus, Sutton (also given Douglas). Private, Capt. John Putnam's
(Sutton) CO. of ISIinute-men, Col. Ebenezer Larned's regt., which marched on
the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 2 weeks; also, Corporal, Capt. John Put-
nam's CO., Col. Wade's regt.; enlisted June 20, 1778; service, 26 days; com-
pany marched from Worcester Co. June 20, 1778, to join army under Gen.
Sullivan at Providence for 21 days; also, Private, Capt. Caleb Whiting's co..
Col. Benjamin Hawes's regt. ; entered service Aug. 1, 1778; discharged Sept.
12, 1778; service, 1 mo. 13 days, on expedition to Rhode Island; also, Capt.
Reuben Davis's co.. Col. Luke Drury's regt. ; detached Aug. 24, 1781 ; marched
to join regiment Aug. 30, 1781 ; arrived at West Point Sept. 6, 1781 ; discharged
Dec. 6, 1781 ; service, 3 mos. 21 days, includLng 8 days (1(30 miles) travel home ;
residence, Douglas (also given Sutton) ; engaged for town of Douglas ; regi-
ment raised for 3 months.

Wheeler, Zach'y. Lists of men appearing under the heading " Hartwell Brook
the first Everidge; " said Wheeler appears among 8 months men [no date or
particulars given].

Wheeler, Zebadiah, New Marlborough. Descriptive list of men raised in Berk-
shire Co. for the term of 9 months from tlie time of their arrival at Fishkill,
agreeable to resolve of April 20, 1778; Capt. Wheler's co.. Col. Ashley's regt. ;
age, 16 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 3 in.; complexion, dark; residence, New Marl-
borough ; engaged for town of New Marlborough ; arrived at Fishkill May 31
(also given June 4) , 1778 ; also, list of men returned as received of Jonathan
Warner, Commissioner, by Col. R. Putnam, July 20, 1778; also, list of men
returned as mustered by Henry Rutgers, Jr., Deputy Muster Master, dated
Fishkill, Aug. 1, 1778.

Wheeler, Zebadiah. Private, Capt. Simon Adams's co.. Col. John Coller's regt..
Gen. Fellows's brigade ; entered service Oct. 13, 1781 ; discharged Oct. 26, 1781 ;
service, 18 days, uicluding 4 days (84 miles) travel home; company ordered
out by Col. John Ashley on the alarm at the Northward of Oct. 13, 1781.

Wheeler, Zenas. Private, Capt. Noali Allen's (late Capt. Moses Soul's) co., Col.
Asa Whitcomb's regt. ; muster roll dated Camp atTiconderoga, Nov. 27, 1776;
enlisted Jan. 1, 1776.

Wheeler, Zenas. Sergeant, Capt. John Collar's co., Col. John Ashley's regt. ;
entered service Oct. 14, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 16, 1780 ; service, 6 days, includ-
ing travel (3 days) home ; company ordered out by Gen. Fellows on an alarm
in Berkshire.

Wheeler, Zenas. Captain, 6th co. (Nortli co. in New Marlborough), 1st Berk-
sliire Co. regt. of Mass. militia ; list of officers chosen by the several companies



IX THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 999

"Wheeler, Zenas, continued.

in said regiment, as returned by Mark Hopkins and others, field officers, dated
Great Barrington, March 2(), 1776; ordered in Council May G, 1776, that said
otiicers be commissioned ; reported commissioned May 6, 1776 ; also. Captain,
Col. Hopkins's (Berkshire Co.) regt. ; entered service July 15, 1776 ; discharged
Aug. 4, 1776; service, 20 days; mileage out and home (224 miles) allowed;
company marched to the Highlands, N. Y., on an alarm; also. Captain, Col.
John Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt. ; entered service July 8, 1777 ; discharged
Aug. 15, 1777; company marched to Fort Edward, N. Y., and received pay at
Albany ; also, receipt dated New Marlborough, March 23, 1781, for bounty paid
Elkanah Fuller, Jr., by said Wheeler, Captain, on behalf of a class of the town
of New Marlborough of which said Wheeler was a member, to serve in the
Continental Army for the term of 3 years, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780.

Wheeler, Zenas, Jr. Private, Lieut. Samuel Warner's co., Col. Jolin Ashley's
(Berkshire Co.) regt. ; entered service Aug. 15, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 24,
1777 ; service, 10 days ; company marched to Bennington at the time of the
battle.

Wheelin, Luke, Plymouth (also given Halifax) . Return of men raised to serve
in the Continental Army from Capt. Benjamin Rider's co., 1st Plymouth Co.
regt. ; residence, Plymouth ; engaged for town of Plymouth ; joined Col. Wes-
son's regt.; term, 3 years; also, list of men mustered between Sept. 10 and
Sept. 15, 1777, by James Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth Co. ; age, 24 yrs. ;
residence, Halifax ; enlisted for town of Halifax ; enlisted by Capt. Cogswell ;
enlistment, 3 years.

Wheeller, Asahel. Captain, Col. John Robinson's regt. ; regimental return
dated Camp Cambridge, Feb. 24, 1776; also. Captain, Col. Jonathan Reed's
regt.. Brig. Gen. Bricket's brigade; ammunition return dated Ticonderoga,
Sept. 3, 1776; also, same regt. ; regimental return dated Ticonderoga, Nov. 2,
1776.

Wheellock, John. Drummer. Capt. Luke Wilder's co.. Col. Samuel Denney's
(2d) regt.; enlisted Oct. 27, 1779; service to Dec. 1, 1779, 1 mo. 5 days, at
Claverack ; travel home, 9 days (180 miles) , also allowed. Roll dated Albany.

Wheellock, Oliver. Private, Capt. Luke Wilder's co., Col. Samuel Denney's
(2d) regt. ; enlisted Oct. 27, 1779 ; service to Dec. 1, 1779, 1 mo. 5 days, at
Claverack ; travel home, 9 days (180 miles) , also allowed. Roll dated Albany.

Wheelock, . [This name also appears under the form of Welock, Whealock,

Wheelacks, Wheellock, Whellock, Wheloc, Whelock, Whelok, Wh'lock,
Willock.]

Wheelock, Abner, Charlton. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Crafts's troop. Col.
Leamed's regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of
April 19, 1775; service, 6 days; also, Capt. William Campbell's co., Col.
Ebenezer Learned's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted April 26,
1775; service, 3 mos., 1 week, 5 days; also, Corporal, same co. and regt. ; com-
pany return dated Oct. 7, 1775, and endorsed " Roxbury Camp ; " also, order for
bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Roxbury Camp, Dec. 21, 1775.

Wheelock, Abner. Private, Capt. Abijah Lamb's co., Col. Jacob Davis's
(Worcester Co.) regt. ; enlisted July 29, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 9, 1780 ; ser-
vice, 15 days, including travel (4 days) home ; company marched to Tiverton,
R. I., July 29, 1780, on an alarm.

Wheelock, Adam, Charlton. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Con-
tinental Army for the term of 6 months, agreeable to resolve of .Tune 5, 1780,
returned as received of Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Maj. Peter Harwood, of



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"Wheelock, Adam, continued.

6th Mass. regt., at Springfield, July 6, 1780; age, 17 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 iii. ;
complexion, light; engaged for town of Charlton; arrived at Springfield
July 5, 1780; marched to camp July 6, 1780, under command of Lieut. Taylor,
of 2d Mass. regt. ; also, list of men raised for the (> months service and returned
by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return dated Camp Toto-
way, Oct. 25, 1780; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of
Charlton for service in the Continental Army during 1780 ; marched July 4,
1780; discharged Dec. IG, 1780; .service, 5 mos. 20 days, including 8 days (1(50
miles) travel from West Point to Charlton.

Wheelock, Alexander, Mendon. Private, Capt. Genshom Nelson's co., which
marched on the alarm of April 10, 1775, to Cambridge and Roxbury ; service,
9 days; also, Capt. Samuel Warrin's co.. Col. Joseph Read's (20th) regt. ; mus-
ter roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted April 27, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 12 days ;
also, company return dated Sept. 26, 1775 ; also, order for money in lieu of
bounty coat dated Roxbury Camp, Dec. 26, 1775.

Wheelock, Alexander. Capt. Peter Procter's co., Lieut. Col. Williams's regt. ;
enlisted July 10, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 12, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 9 days, including
travel (120 miles) home ; company marched to reinforce Northern army July
10, 1777.

Wheelock, Alpheus. Private, Capt. Ephraim Stearns's co., Col. John Rand's
regt. ; enlisted July 10, 1780; discharged Oct. 10, 1780; service, 3 mos. 11 days,
including 10 days (200 miles) travel home ; regiment raised in Worcester Co.
to reinforce Continental Aiiny for 3 mouths ; also, order on the Treasurer of
the Commonwealth, payable to Maj. Ephraim Stearns, dated Athol, April 20,
1782, signed by said Wheelock, for wages for 3 mos. service in 1780 in Capt.
Ephraim Stearns's co.. Col. John Rand's regt.

Wheelock, Amariah. Private, Capt. Noah Lankton's co.. Col. Ashley's (Berk-
shire Co.) regt. ; entered service April 26, 1777 ; discharged May 20, 1777 ; ser-
vice, 25 days, at Saratoga by order of Gen. Gates ; also, Capt. Lankton's co..
Col. John Ashley's (1st Berkshire Co.) regt. ; entered service July 8, 1777 ;
discharged July 27, 1777 ; service, 20 days ; company marched to Kingsbury
by order of Brig. Gen. Fellows; roll sworn to at Tyringham; also, Lieut.
Solomon Jackson's co.. Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; entered service
Oct. l.'{, 1781 ; discharged Oct. 20, 1781 ; service, 12 days, including 4 days (84
miles) travel home ; company marched to the Northward under command of
Lieut. Col. John Collar by order of Col. John Ashley, Jr., on an alarm; roll
' dated Tyringham.

Wheelock, Archibald. Private, Col. Benjamin Tupper's (10th) regt. ; service
from April 8, 1782, 8 mos. 22 days; also, Capt. Ebenezer Smith's co., Lieut.
Col. Calvin Smith's (6th) regt.; return for wages for the year 1782; wages
allowed said Wheelock for 1 month ; reported received from 10th Mass. regt.

Wheelock, Archippus. Receipt dated Worcester, May 7, 1782, for bounty paid
said Wheelock by John Sarjeants, Chairman of a class of the town of Lan-
caster, to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years; also, Private,
4th CO. ; entries dated Oct. 21, 1783, and Jan. 1 [1784], for wages for May-Dec.
[year not given], appearing in a register of orders accepted on accoimt of
wages, etc.

Whkklock, Asa, Charlton. Sergeant, Capt. Jacob Davis's co., Col. Ebenezer
Larned's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Roxbury;
service, 12 days; also, Sergeant, Capt. Abijah Lamb's co., Col. Jonathan
Holman's regt. ; marched Dec. 10, 1776 ; service, 21 days ; company marched
from home to Providence, R. I., on the alarm of Dec. 10, 1776.



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вЦ†SYheelock, Asa. Private, Capt. John Maynard's co., Col. Job Cushing's regt. ;
marched Aug. 21, 1777; discharged Aug. 23, 1777; service, days, including
3 days (GO miles) travel homo; company marched to Hadley by order of Col.
Denney on an alarm at Bennington. Roll dated Shrewsbury.

"Wheelock, Asa. Private, Capt. Seth Newton's co.. Col. Abijah Stearns's regt. ;
enlisted April 1, 1778; discharged July 2, 1778; service, 3 mos. 2 days, at and
about Boston. Roll endor.sed " Guards att Roxbury."

"Wheelock, Asa. Private, Capt. William Howe's co.. Col. John Rand's regt.;
entered service July 17, 1780; discharged Oct. 10, 1780; service, 3 mos. 3 days,
includmg i) days (180 miles) travel home ; regiment raised for 3 months.



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