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April 19, 1775; service, 9 days ; also, 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Smith's co.. Col.
Benjamin Gill's regt. ; service, 5 days ; company marched from Stoughton to
assist in fortifying Dorchester Heights :March 4, 1776; also, 1st Lieutenant,
Capt. Theophilus Lyon's (9th) co. (South co. of 1st Parish in Stoughton), Col.
Gill's (3d Suffolk Co.) regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers chosen in said
regiment; ordered in Coimcil March 25, 1776, that said officers be commis-
sioned; reported commissioned March 23 [ ?], 1776; also, l.st Lieutenant, Capt.
Lyon's co.. Col. Gill's regt. ; .service, 2 days; company marched from Stough-
ton to Braintree March 22, 1776 ; also. Lieutenant, Capt. James Endicott's co..
Col. Gill's regt. ; service, 3 days; company marched to Moon Island Jime 13,
1776, when the British fleet was driven out of Boston harbor.

Tucker, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Benjamin Smith's co. ; enlisted Oct. 7, 1775;
service to Dec. 1, 1775, 1 mo. 27 days; company stationed at Martha's Vine-
yard for defence of seacoast.

Tucker, Benjamin. Company receipt, given to Capt. Oliver Soper, for ration
allowance on march from Dorchester to New York, dated New York ; also,
company receipt, given to Capt. Oliver Soper, for wages for Feb. and March,
1776, dated New York.

Tucker, Benjamin. Private, Lieut. Esek Olney's (Capt. Thomas Olney, Jr.'s)
CO., 5th division, Col. Jabez Bowen's regt. ; entered service May 20, 1777; ser-
vice to June 3, 1777, 15 days, under Capt. Jonathan Russell at Pawtuxet.

Tucker, Benjamin. Private, Capt. "William Tupper's co.. Col. Ebenezer Sprout's
regt. ; entered service May 6 ; discharged ]May 9 ; entered service Sept. 6 ; dis-
charged Sept. 12; service, 9 days; reported a Doctor; company marched from
Middleborough to Dartmouth on two alarms in 1778.

Tucker, Benjamin. Volunteer, frigate " Boston," commanded by Capt. Samuel
Tucker; engaged March 1, 1779. Roll made up for advance pay for 1 month.

Tucker, Daniel, Middleborough. Private, Capt. Jacob Fuller's co.. Col. John
Jacobs's regt. ; enlisted April 23, 1778; service, 8mos. 9days, at Rhode Island ;
enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1779.

Tucker, Daniel, Shrewsbury. Drummer, Capt. Job Cushing's co. of Minute-men
and militia. Col. Artemas "Ward's regt., which marched on the alarm of April
19, 1775, to Cambridge ; service, 9 days : reported enli.sted into the army ; also,
enlistment agreement endorsed " Col'l Doolllitte Rigemeut Capt Steams Com-
pany," signed by said Tucker, Drummer, and others, who engaged themselves



100 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Tucker, Daniel, continued.

between April 'Jti, 1775, and Aug. 24, 1775, to serve until Dec. 31, 1775, unless
sooner discharged; also, Capt. Job Cushiug's co.. Col. Jonathan Ward'.sregt: ;
muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted April 28, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 11 days ;
also, company return dated Dorchester, Oct. 7, 1775 ; reported absent on fur-
lough ; also, order for bounty coat dated Dorchester, Nov. 13, 1775; also,
Drummer, Cajit. Moses Harrington's co.. Col. Dike's regt. ; muster roll for
Dec, 1776-Feb., 1777; engaged Dec. 20, 177G; regiment raised to serve until
March 1, 1777; also. Private, Capt. John MajTiard's co.. Col. Job Cushing's
regt.; marched Aug. 21, 1777; discharged Aug. 23, 1777; service, 6 days,
travel (3 days) included ; company marched toHadley by order of Col. Denney
on an alarm at Bennington.

Tucker, Daniel, Stoughton. Private, Capt. Asahel Smith's (Stoughton) co. of
militia. Col. Lemuel Robinson's regt., which marched on the alarm of April
19, 1775; service, 11 days; also, Capt. James Endicott's co.. Col. Benjamin
Gill's regt. ; service, 3 days; company marched to Moon Island June 13, 1776,
when the British fleet was driven out of Boston harbor; also, Capt. Abner
Crane's co. ; enlisted Feb. 4, 1779; service to May 4, 1779, :; mos., with guards
at Boston.

Tucker, Daniel. Private, Capt. William Tupper's co.. Col. Titcomb's regt. ; ser-
vice, (i5 days, in April, May, and Jime, 1777, imder Maj. Gen. Spencer on expe-
dition to Rhode Island.

Tucker, Daniel. Capt. John Barrows's co., Col. Abijah Stearns's regt. of guards;
entered service April 14, 1778 ; discharged July 2, 1778 ; service, 2 mos. 21 days,
at and about Boston.

Tucker, Daniel. Company receipt for wages, given to Capt. John Dodge, dated
Camp "Winter Hill, June 21, 1778; said Tucker allowed wages for April and
May, 1778; also, Private, Capt. Dodge's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of
guards ; service from April 1, 1778, to July -, 1778, 3 mos. 4 days.

Tucker, Daniel. Private, Capt. "William Tupper's co., Col. Ebenezer "White's
regt.; marched Aug. 1, 1780; discharged Aug. 9, 1780; service, 9 days; com-
pany marched to Rhode Island on the alarm of Aug. 1, 1780. Roll sworn to at
Middleborough.

Tucker, David, 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 anny ; service, 17 days ; also, 1st
Lieutenant, Capt. Bradley's (8th) co. (West co. in ISIilton), Col. Benjamin
Gill's (.3d Suffolk Co.) regt. of Mass. militia ; list of oflicers chosen in said regi-
ment ; ordered in Council March 25, 1776, that said officers be commissioned ; re-
ported commissioned March 23 [ ?], 1776 ; also, Lieutenant, Capt. Setli Sumner's
CO., Col. Gill's regt.; service, 25 days; company marched to Rhode Island
April 17, 1777.

Tucker, Ebenezer, Milton. Captain of a Milton co. of militia, which marched in
response to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 7 days, before completion of
the standing army; reported returned home.

Tucker, Ebenezer, Jr.. Milton. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Tucker's (Milton) co.
of militia, which marched in response to the alann of April 19, 1775 ; service,
7 days, before completion of the standing army ; reported returned home ; also,
Capt. John Bradley's (Milton) co.. Col. Benjamin Gill's regt. ; service, 5 days;
company marched to Dorchester Neck March 4. 1776, to assist army when the
forts were erected on the ncisrhts: also, Capt. Josiah Vose's (IMilton) co. ; ser-
vice from April 13 to April 2(5, 1776, 12 days, in defence of seacoast.



IX THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 101

Tucker, Edmund, Norton. List of men mustered by James Leonard, Muster Mas-
ter for Suffolk Co., dated Sept. 2, 1777 ; Capt. Silas Cobb's co., Cul. Danforth
Keyes's rcgt. ; also, Private, Capt. Cobb's co., Col. Keyes's regt. ; enlisted
Aug. 12, 1777; service to Jan. 2, 1778, 4 mos. 21 days, at Rhode Island; also,
same co. and regt. ; pay roll for Dec, 1777, sworn to at Providence.

Tucker, Edward, Norton. Private, Capt. Benjamin Morey's co., Col. John Dag-
gett's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 8 days;
reported returned home.

Tucker, Elijah, Sandisfield (also given Spencer) . Private, Lieut. Moses Soul's
CO. of Minute-men, Col. John Fellows's regt., which marched April 21, 1775,
in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 17 days ; company served
to May 7, 1775; also, Capt. Soul's co.. Col. Fellows's (8th) regt.; muster roll
dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 8, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 1 day ; also, company
return dated Oct. 7, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat dated Camp at Dorches-
ter, Nov. 1, 1775; also, Matross, Capt. William Todd's co., Col. Thomas
Crafts's (Artillery) regt. ; return for advance pay, etc., sworn to in Suffolk
Co., Nov. 30, 1776; regiment stationed at Boston; also, Gunner, Capt. Todd's
(8th) CO., Col. Crafts's regt. ; service from Feb. 1, to date of discharge, May 8
[year not given, probably 1777], 3 mos. 7 days; roll sworn to at Boston.

Tucker, Elisha. Private, Capt. William Badcock's co., Col. Pierce's regt.;
marched from home March 1, 1778; discharged April 7, 1778; service, 1 mo. 8
days, at Castle Island; also, Capt. Abner Crane's co.. Col. Jacob Garish's
(Gerrish's) regt.; enlisted Oct. 16, 1779; discharged Dec. 2, 1779; service, 1
mo. 17 days, on expedition to Claverack ; roll dated Stoughton.

Tucker, Ephraim, Hardwick. Private, Capt. Samuel Billings's co.. Col. Ebene-
zer Learned's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 4, 1775 ; ser-
vice, 3 mos. 4 days; also, company return dated Oct. 7, 1775; also, Capt.
Timothy Paige's co.. Col. James Convers's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 21, 1777: dis-
charged Aug. 31, 1777 ; service, 10 days ; company marched to Bennington on
an alarm.

Tucker, Ezekiel, Spencer. Matross, Capt. William Todd's (8th) co.. Col. Thomas
Crafts's (Artillery) regt. ; return for advance pay, etc., sworn to in Suffolk Co.,
Nov. 30, 1776; regiment stationed at Boston; also, same co. and regt. ; service
from Feb. 1, to date of discharge. May 8 [year not given, probably 1777], 3 mos.
7 days ; roll sworn to at Boston ; also, Private, Capt. Josiah White's co., Lieut.
Col. Benjamin Flagg's division. Col. Samuel Denny's (Worcester Co.) regt. ;
marched Aug. 21, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 23, 1777 ; service, 5 days, including
2 days (40 miles) travel home : company marched to Hadley on an alarm at
the Northward; also, Capt. David Prouty's co., Maj. Asa Baldwin's division.
Col. Denny's (Worcester Co.) regt.; marched Sept. 27, 1777; discharged Oct.

18, 1777; service, 1 mo., including 8 days (157 miles) travel home; company
marched to reinforce Northern army.

Tucker, Ezekiel. Private, Capt. John Morgan's co. ; enlisted Dec. 27, 1777 : dis-
charged July 1, 1778 ; service, 6 mos. 4 days ; company detached from militia
of Hampshire and Worcester comities to guard stores and magazines at Brook-
field and Springfield.

Tucker, Ezra. Receipt dated Brookfield, Oct. 20, 1779, signed by said Tucker and
others, for boimties paid them by the Selectmen to .serve in the Continental
Array for the term of 3 months, agreeable to resolve of Oct. 9, 1779; also, Cor-
poral, Capt. Joseph Richardson's co., Col. Samuel Denny's regt. ; enlisted Oct.

19, 1779; discharged Nov. 2;), 1779; service, 1 mo. 12 days, at Claverack, in-
cluding 7 days (140 miles) travel home; regiment raised for 3 months: roll
sworn to in Worcester Co.



102 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Tucker, George, Mansfield. Private, Capt. John Allen's co., Col. Thomas Car-
penter's regt. ; entered service July 27, 1780 ; discharged July oO, 1780 ; service,
6 days, at Rhode Island on an alarm, including travel (2 days) home ; regiment
detached from Bristol Co. militia to serve for 6 days.

Tucker, George, Milton. Private, Capt. John Bradley's (Milton) co. of militia.
Col. Lemuel Rohinson's regt., which rendered service after the fight at Con-
cord and before completion of the standing army; service, 4 days; also, Capt.
Bradley's co.. Col. Benjamin Gill's regt. ; service, 5 days; company marched
to Dorchester Neck March 4, 1776, to assist army wlien the forts were erected
on the Heights; also, Capt. Josiah Vose's (Milton) co. ; service from April
13 to April 26, 1776, 12 days, in defence of seacoast.

Tucker, George, New Gloucester (also given Salem) . Return of men raised by
the town of [New] Gloucester, Cumberland Co., to serve in the Continental
Army for 3 years or during the war, as attested by Capt. William Harris and
Selectman Enoch Fogg ; also, list of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from Col. Timothy Pike's (4th Cumberland Co.) regt. ; residence, New
Gloucester; engaged for town of New Gloucester; term, 3 years; also, return
of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from 1st, 2d, 3d, and 4th
COS., of Danvers; residence. New Gloucester; engaged for town of Danvers
(also given Salem) ; joined Capt. Lunt's co.. Col. Henley's regt. ; term, 3
years; returned for Capt. Caleb Low's (2d Danvers) co. ; also, list of men
returned by a committee for settlmg disputes between towns as to soldiers
credited to them [year not given] ; said Tucker claimed by New Gloucester
and Danvers ; allowed to Danvers ; also, list of men mustered by Nathaniel
Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Nov. 23, 1777; Capt.
Lunt's CO., Col. Henley's regt.; reported received State bounty; also, Pri-
vate, Capt. Turner's co., Col. Henry Jackson's regt. ; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Oct. 27, 1777, to Oct. 27, 1780; reported discharged
Oct. 27, 1780, by Lieut. Col. David Cobb; residence, Salem; also, Col. David
Henley's regt. ; return of recruits for knapsacks, dated Boston, Feb. 16, 1778;
reported under marching orders; also, Capt. Thomas Turner's (9th) co., Col.
Jackson's regt.; muster roll for April, 1779, dated Pawtuxet; enlisted Oct.
27, 1777 ; also, same co. and regt. ; return dated Camp at Providence, July 10,
1779; also, Capt. Turner's (5th) co.. Col. Jackson's regt.; pay roll for Oct.,
1779 ; also, same co. and regt. ; regimental return made up to Dec. 31, 1779,
dated Camp at Providence ; also, return certified at Camp near Morristown,
April 30, 1780, of officers and men belonging to Col. Lee's, Col. Henley's, and
Col. Jackson's regts., aad men belonging to Massacluisetts in Col. Henry
Sherburne's regt., who were incorporated into a regiment under the command
of Col. Henry Jackson, agreeable to the arrangement of April 9, 1779; Capt.
Turner's CO. ; rank. Private; residence, Salem; engaged for town of Danvers ;
engaged Oct. 27, 1777 ; term, 3 years.

Tucker, George, Philadelphia. List of prisoners brought the second trip from
Rhode Island, as returned by John Ayres, dated Boston, Jan. 23, 1777; said
Tucker, Seaman, reported as having been taken in a brig.

Tucker, George. Private, brigantine "Massachusetts," commanded by Capt.
Daniel Souther; engaged Aug. 19,1776; reported rated 1 share; also reported
deserted.

Tucker, George. Private, Capt. William Hooper's co. ; enlisted July 21, 1775;
serA-ice to Dec. 31, 1775, 5 mos. 24 days, in defence of seacoast; rolls dated
]Marblehead ; also, Matross, Capt. Edward Fettyplace's (Marblehead) co. ; en-
listed Feb. 21, 1776; service to Sept. 1, 1776, 6 mos. 9 days, in defence of
seacoast.



IX THE WAii OF TIIE REVOLUTION. 103

Tucker, George. List of prisoners at Halifax, comprising Capt. Edward Fetty-
place, Jr., and crew, to be exchanged for British prisoners, dated Marblehead,
Dec. 15, 1777 ; said Tucker to be exchanged for James Bennet.

Tucker, George. Private, Capt. James Endicott's co. ; entered service March 20,
1778 ; discharged April 5, 1778 ; service, 17 daj^s ; company marched to Rox-
bury March 20, 1778, under command of Col. William ^Iclntosh. Roll dated
Stoughton.

Tucker, George. Private, Capt. Enoch Robinson's co. ; enlisted Aug. 13, 1779;
discharged Sept. 14 (also given Sept. 13), 1779; service, 1 mo. 3 (also given
1 mo. 2) days ; company detached from militia to serve at Rhode Island for
4 weeks iji a regiment under Capt. Samuel Fisher, Commandant. Roll
sworn to at Attleborough.

Tucker, George. Private, in a company commanded by Lieut. Ephraim Grover,
Col. Isaac Dean's (4th Bristol Co.) regt. ; entered service Aug. 1, 1780 ; dis-
charged Aug. 7, 1780 ; service, 9 days, at Rhode Island on the alarm of Aug.
1, 1780. Roll sworn to at Attleborough.

Tucker, George. Private, Capt. Josiah Keith's co., Col. Isaac Dean's regt. ; en-
tered service March 4, 1781 ; discharged March 16, 1781 ; service, 13 days ; regi-
ment raised in Bristol Co. for service at Rhode Island by order of His Excel-
lency John Hancock. Roll endorsed " for 40 Day."

Tucker, George. List of men raised in Bristol Co. to serve in the Continental
Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as attested by James Williams,
Supermtendent for said county; also, descriptive list of men returned as
received by Sergt Edward Stebbens, at Taunton, April 5, 1781, to be con-
ducted to Springfield and delivered to Col. William Shepard; age, 17 yrs. ;
stature, 5 ft. 5 in.; complexion, light; occupation, laborer; engaged for town
of Mansfield; term, 3 years; also, Private, Capt. Hafiield White's co., Col.
Rufus Putnam's (5th) regt.; muster roll for April, 1781, dated West Point;
enlisted March 6, 1781 ; enlistment, 3 years.

Tucker, Henry, Salem (also given Brookline and Boston). Return of men raised
to serve in the Continental Army from 1st Essex Co. regt., sworn to at Salem
by Joseph Sprague, 1st military officer of said town ; residence, Salem ; en-
gaged for town of Salem; joined Capt. Cogswell's co.. Col. Wesson's regt.;
term, during war; also, list of men raised to serve in the Continental Ai-my
from Col. William Mcintosh's (1st Suffolk Co.) regt., as returned by Lieut.
Caleb Craft ; engaged for town of Brookline ; joined Capt. Cogswell's co., Col.
James Wesson's regt.; reported a foreigner; also, list of men mustered by
Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, March 2, 1777 ;
Capt. Amos Cogswell's co., Col. Wesson's regt. ; reported received State
bounty; also, Corporal, 2d co.. Col. Wesson's regt.; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; residence, Brookline;
also, Capt. Cogswell's co.. Col. Wesson's regt.; return dated Jan. 25, 1778;
residence, Boston; enlisted for town of Boston: mustered by Col. Barber,
State Muster Master; also, Sergeant, Capt. W. Watson's co.. Col. Wesson's
(9th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780. to
Dec. 31, 1780; also, descriptive list dated Hutts, three miles from West Point,
Jan. 28, 1781: Light Infantry co., 9th Mass. regt. commanded by Col. Henry
Jackson ; rank, Sergeant : age, 28 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in. : complexion, dark ;
hair, dark ; occupation, ship carpenter; residence, Brookline ; engaged Dec. 31,
1777, by Lieut. J. Clap ; term, during war.

Tucker, Henry. Private, Capt. Thomas Barnes's (5th) co., Lieut. Col. Thomas
Nixon's (4th) regt. ; regimental return dated North Castle, Nov. 9, 1776: also,
company receipts for wages for Sept. -Dec, 1776; also, order on Benjamin
Hayward, PajTnaster, 4tli regt., for wages, dated Peekskill, Dec. 30, 1776,



104 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AJN'D SAILORS

Tucker, Henry, continued.

signed hj'saiil Tucker, payalile to Joshua Clai) ; also, account of guns delivered
to Capt. Barnes for the commissaries, dated Chatham, Feb. 2, 1777.

Tucker, Henry. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army [year not
given] ; engaged for town of Dedham ; reported a foreigner.

Tucker, Holder. Private, Capt. Henry Jenne's co. ; entered service March 14,
1781; discharged March 18, 1781 ; service, 4 days ; company marched to IMiode
Island.

Tucker, Isaac, Machias. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from Col. John Cushiiig's (;2d Plymoutli Co.) regt., as returned agreeable to
order of Council of Nov. 7, 1777; residence, Machias; engaged for town of
Scituate; joined Capt. Allen's co.. Col. Alden's regt. ; term, 3 years.

Tucker, Isaac, Milton. Private, Capt. John Bradley's (Milton) co. of militia,
Col. Lemuel llobmson's regt., which rendered service after the fight at Con-
cord and before completion of the standing army ; service, 17 days ; also, Capt.
Josiah Vose's (^Milton) co. ; service from April 13 to April 26, 1776, 12 days, in
defence of seacoast.

Tucker, Isaac, Sandisfield (also given Spencer) . Private, Lieut. Moses Soul's co.
of Minute-men, Col. John Fellows's regt., which marched April 21, 1775, in
response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; service to May 7, 1775, 17 days; also,
Capt. Soul's CO., Col. Fellows's (8th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775;
enlisted May 8, 1775; service, 3 mos. 1 day; also, company return dated Oct.
7, 1775; also, order for bounty coat dated Camp at Dorchester, Nov. 1, 1775;
also, Private, Capt. Elijah Deming's co., Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt. ;
entered service July 8, 1777; discharged July 21, 1777; service, 14 days; com-
pany called out by Maj. Gen. Schuyler and ordered to march to Fort Edward ;
also, Capt. Zenas Wheeler's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt.;
entered service July 21, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 15, 1777 ; service, 26 days ; com-
pany marched to Fort Edward, N. Y., and received pay at Albany.

Tucker, Isaac, Taunton. 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; also, company return dated Oct. (i, 1775; also, order for money in lieu
of bounty coat dated Braintree, Dec. 25, 1775 ; also, returns of service rendered
by men belonging to the coinijany commanded by Capt. P^dward Blake after
April -, 1776 ; said Tucker appears among men raised for Continental service
in Jan., 1777, who received botmty; also, Private, Major's co.. Col. Ebenezer
Sprout's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from ^May 10, 1777,
to May 1, 1780; residence, Taunton ; credited to town of Taunton ; also, Capt.
Daniel Merrill's co.. Col. Samuel Brewer's regt. ; subsistence allowed from
date of enlistment. May 16, 1777, to June 3, 1777 ; credited with 19 rations ;
also, same co. and regt.; return [year not given]; mustered by Mr. Lenord,
at Taunton ; term, 3 years.

Tucker, Jacob, Marblehead. Sailor, brigantine " Disspach," conimaiidcd by Capt.
Daniel Jacobs ; descriptive list of ofificers and crew, .sworn to Sept. 26, 1780 ;
age, 19 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. ; complexion, light; residence, Marblehead.

Tucker, Jacob, Salem. Capt. Addison Richardson's co.. Col. John Mansfield's
regt. ; order for advance pay, signed by said Tucker and others, dated Cam-
bridge, June 14, 1775; reported as having taken the oath in Middlesex Co.
Jime 14, 1775, required by Congress to be taken by the Mass. army; also. Pri-
vate, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted INIay 19, 1775 ;
service, 2 mos. 17 days; also, Capt. Richardson's co.. Col. Man.sfield's (19th)
regt. commanded by Lieut. Col. Israel Hutchinson ; company receipt for wages
for Sept., 1775, dated Camp at Winter Hill: aZso, company return dated Oct.



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Tucker, Jacob, continued.

(J, 1775; also, order for money in lieu of bounty coat dated Camp at "Winter
Hill, Oct. 27,1775; also, Private, Capt. Richardson's co.,- Col. Hutchinson's
Mass. Line regt. of 12 months men ; list of deserters in 177G.

Tucker, Jamks, Leicester. Private, Capt. Seth Washburn's co.. Col. Ward's
regt., which marched on the alarm of April 10, 1775; service, 8 days; also,
Capt. Washburn's co.. Col. Jonathan Ward's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1,
1775; enlisted April 27, 1775; service, 1 mo. 21 days; also, company return
dated Oct. 8, 1775 ; reported enlisted into the trahi Jmie 15, 1775 ; also, ^Slatross,
Capt. Edward P.urbeck's co.. Col. Richard Gridley's (Artillery) regt.; muster
roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 15, 1775; .service, 1 mo. 18 days; also,
company return dated Oct. 7, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat endorsed " Jany
(Jth 1776; " also, list of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from or
in behalf of South co. in Leicester, as returned by Lieut. Ebenezer Upham and
Lieut. William Watson, endorsed " Cap't Green; '1 residence, Leicester; en-
gaged for town of Leicester; joined Capt. Martyn's co.. Col. Bigelow's regt. ;
terra, during war; also, Corporal, Capt. Adam Martin's co., Col. Timothy
Bigelow's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from April 7, 1777,
to Dec. 31, 1779; reported as serving 27 mos. 17 days as Corporal, deserted July
29, 1779, joined again Aug. 27, 1779, and served as Corporal 4 mos. 4 days more ;
also, muster roll for Jan.-Aug., 1777, dated Van Schaick's Island and sworn
to at Camp near Half Moon; enlisted April 7, 1777; reported sick in general
hospital ; also, muster roll sworn to at Camp near the " Gulph," Dec. 18, 1777 ;
reported on command at Pittstown ; also, return dated Feb. 3, 1778 ; mustered
by Worcester Co. Muster Master; also, muster roll for ISIarch and April, 1779,
dated Providence ; also. Sergeant, Major's co.. Col. Bigelow's regt. ; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; re-
ported as serving 2 mos. 10 days as Corporal, 9 mos. 20 days as Sergeant ; also,
descriptive list dated West Point, Jan. 10, 1781 ; Capt. Houdin's co.. Col. Rufus
Putnam's (5th) regt.; rank. Sergeant; age, 28 jts. 10 mos. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 hi. ;
complexion, dark ; hair, dark ; eyes, gray ; residence, Leicester ; engaged :March
-, 1779, by Lieut. Grossman; term, during war; company joined from 15th
Mass. regt. ; also. Sergeant, Capt. Michael Gab'l Houdin's co.. Col. Putnam's
regt. ; muster rolls for Jan.-April, 1781, dated West Point ; reported on com-
mand with light infantry in Feb., March, and April, 1781.

Tucker, James, New Gloucester. List of men raised by the toAvn of [New] Glouces-
ter, Cumberland Co., to serve in the Continental Amiy for 3 years or during



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