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Nov. 13, 1778; enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1779.

Tucker, Joseph, Walpole. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Smith's co.. Col. John Smith's
regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 9 days : also, Capt.
Oliver Clap's co.. Col. Ephraim Wheelock's regt. commanded by Maj. James



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Tlckkr, Joseph, continued.

Metcalf ; service, 24 daj's ; company marched on the alarm at Warwick, R. I. , of
Dec. 8, 177(5; also, Capt. Clap's co., Col. Benjamin Haws's regt. ; enlisted Sept.
25, 1777 ; discliarged Oct. 28, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 7 days, on a secret expedition
to Kliode Island, including 3 days (60 miles) travel home ; also, 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 Ely, Com-
missioner, hy Maj. Peter Harwood, of 6th Mass. regt., at Springfield, July 2,
1780; age, -IS yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in.; complexion, dark; engaged for town
of Walpole ; marched to camp July 2, 1780, under command of Capt. Phmeas
Parker ; also, list of men raised for the 6 months service and returned hy P>rig.
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 Walpole for
service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched June 28, 1780; dis-
charged Dec. 12, 1780; service, 5 mos. 14 days; 220 miles travel allowed said
Tucker.

TucKEH, Joseph, York. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army [year
not given] ; residence, York; engaged for town of York.

Tucker, Joseph, Y'ork. Ensign, Col. John Brooks's regt. ; Continental Anny pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; reiiorted appointed
Paymaster Oct. 1, 1778 ; also. Ensign, 6th Mass. regt. formerly commanded hy
Col. Ichahod Alden ; list of field, staff, and commLssiontnl officers who were in
camp on or hefore Aug. 15, 1777, certified at Clierry Valley, Feh. 24, 1779;
also. Paymaster (also given Ensign, Capt. John Keed's 5th co.), Gth IMass.
regt. formerly commanded by Col. Alden ; muster roll of field, staff, and com-
missioned officers for March and April, 1779, certified at Cherry Valley:
reported on command at Albany; also, return giving names and ranks of
officers belonging to 7th Mass. regt. commanded by Lieut. Col. Brooks, en-
dorsed "Nov. 11. 1779;" said Tucker returned as Ensign [probably Capt.
Luke Day's 3d co.] ; also, Ensign (also given Paymaster), Lieut. Col. Brooks's
(7th) regt. ; return of field, staff, and commissioned officers, made up to Dec.
31, 1779 ; residence, York ; said Tucker credited with 36 nios. service as Ensign ;
also credited with 15 mos. .service as Paymaster ; also. Ensign, Lieutenant, and
Paymaster, Col. Brooks's regt. ; Continental Army pay accomits for service
from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; reported as serving 1 mo. 10 days as Ensign
and Paymaster, 10 mos. 20 days as Lieutenant and Paymaster; also, Ensign,
Capt. Pteed's (3d) co. ; return of officers belonging to Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt.,
dated Sept. 9, 1780; commissioned Jan. 1, 1777; also, list of officers entitled to
promotions in 7tli INIass. regt., as returned by J. Brooks, Lieutenant Colonel
Commandant, dated Sept. 9, 1780; said Tucker entitled to a Lieutenancy;
date of vacancy, Feb. 9, 1780; ordered in Council Sept. 16, 1780, that said
officers be commissioned and that warrants be issued meanwiiile ; reported com-
missioned under date of vacancy, Feb. 9, 1780; also, Lieutenant, same regt.;
return of commissioned officers, dated Totoway, Oct. 16, 1780 ; also, same regt. ;
returns of effectives between Oct. 26, 1780, ami Dec. 28, 1780, dated Camp
Totoway, Camp Hutts, and Camp near West Point; also, Paymaster (also
given Lieutenant, Capt. John Reed's 6th co.), Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt.;
muster roll of field, .staff, and commissioned officers for Oct., Nov., and Dec,
1780, dated Huts West Point; also. Lieutenant, Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt.;
returns of effectives between Jan. 5, 1781, and ISIarch .30, 1781, dated German
Huts and West Point; also, returns of effectives between April 6, 1781, and
ilay 25, 1781, dated West Point and Gennan Hutts; reported on command in
Massachusetts; also. Lieutenant and Paymaster, Lieut. Col Brooks's regt.;
muster rolls of field, .staff, and commissioned officers for Feb.-May, 1781, dated
West Point ; reported on comniand at Boston ; also. Lieutenant, same regt. ;
returns of effectives, dated West Point, June 1, June 8, and June 15, 1781 ;



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Tucker, Joseph, continued.

reported settling accounts in Massachusetts by order of Gen. Heath ; also, re-
turn of effectives, dated Peekskill, June 22, 1781 ; reported on command witli
light infantry from Feb. 19, 1781 ; also, return of effectives, dated Peekskill,
June 24, 1781 ; reported on duty in Massachusetts ; also, returns of effectives
between June 29, 1781, and Aug. 31, 1781, dated Peekskill and Phillipsburgh ;
also, Lieutenant and Paymaster, Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt. ; muster rolls of
field, staff, and commissioned officei-s for June, July, and Aug. 1781 ; reported
absent with leave in June, 1781 ; also, Lieutenant, same regt. ; returns of
effectives between Sept. 7, 1781, and Sept. 28, 1781, dated West Point and
Peekskill ; also. Paymaster, same regt. ; return of effectives, dated Peekskill,
Oct. 5, 1781 ; reported on leave of absence at Albany for 6 days by permission of
Col. Brooks granted Sept. 29, 1781 ; also, Lieutenant, same regt. ; return of
effectives, dated Peekskill, Nov. 2, 1781 ; reported acting as Adjutant on the
staff; also, same regt.; return of effectives, dated Peekskill, Nov. 9, 1781;
also, Lieutenant and Paymaster, same regt. ; muster rolls of field, staff, and
commissioned officers for Oct., 1781-Feb., 1782, dated York Hutts; also. Lieu-
tenant, same regt. ; return of effectives, dated March 1, 1782 ; also, returns of
effectives dated Hutts, March 8, and March 15, 1782 ; also, Paj-master, same
regt. ; return of effectives, dated Hutts, May 24, 1782 ; also, return of effectives,
dated West Point, May 30, 1782 ; also, register of furloughs granted suksequent
to Jan. 1, 1781 ; leave given said Tucker by Gen. Washington May 23, 1782, to
go from West Point to York for 40 days ; also, returns of effectives, dated West
Pouit, Jmie 7, and June 14, 1782; reported on furlough in Massachusetts by
leave of Gen. Washington from May 23, 1782; also, Lieutenant, Lieut. Col.
Brooks's regt. ; returns of effectives between Sept. 27, 1782, and April 4, 1783,
dated Verplanck's Point, Windsor, Camp New Windsor, and Cantonment;
also, Paymaster, same regt. ; return of officers, dated April 16, 1783; also. Lieu-
tenant, same regt. ; return of effectives, dated April 18, 1783; also. Paymaster,
same regt. ; return of effectives, dated West Point, April 20, 1783; reported on
command in Massachusetts ; also. Lieutenant, same regt. ; returns of effectives
between April 25, 1783, and June 13, 1783; reported acting as Paymaster from
Oct. 1, 1778.

Tucker, Joseph. Sergeant, Capt. Caleb Turner's co. ; entered service March 26,
1776 ; service to Sept. 10, 1776, 5 mos. 15 days, m defence of seacoast ; rolls
dated Bristol ; also, same co. ; service from Sept. 10, 1776, to Dec. 7, 1776, 2
mos. 27 days ; company stationed at Boothbay.

Tucker, Joseph. Drummer, Capt. Philip King's (Raynham) co.. Col. George
Williams's (3d Bristol Co.) regt.; discharged Dec. 11,1776; service, 4 days;
company marched from Raynham to Warren, R. I., via Rehoboth, Dec. 8,
1776, on an alarm.

Tucker, Joseph. Capt. Stephen Richardson's 4th (2d Attleborough) co., Col.
Daggett's regt. ; list of men who were in the 12 months service in 1776, known
as the 4th campaign.

Tucker, Joseph. Return dated Chelsea, Dec. 2, 1775, of men enlisted by Ensign
Joseph Edes, Jr., to serve in the Continental Army in Col. Loammi Baldwm's
regt. "the Ensuing Campaign;" also, Private, Capt. Barnabas Dodge's co.,
Col. Baldwin's regt. ; return of men who enlisted for 1 year from Dec. 31, 1775 ;
also, Capt. Dodge's co., Col. Baldwin's regt. ; list dated Chelsea, Jan. 3, 1776^
returned to Brig. Gen. W. Heath, at Cambridge, of men who had not passed
muster but who were later approved by said Heath ; also, account dated Jan.
24, 1776, of the ammunition delivered to the non-commissioned officers and
soldiers in Capt. Dodge's co., 26th regt. ; also, Capt. Dodge's co., Col. Baldwm's
(26th) regt. ; abstract for advance pay for Jan., 1776, etc.; also, same co. and
regt. ; pay abstracts for Feb., ISIarch, and April, 1776 ; also, same co. and regt. ;



114 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Tucker, Joseph, continued.

returu dated Camp at New York, July 1, 1776; also, order on Col. Baldwin,
payable to Col. James Wesson, dated Ui)permerry, Dec. 26, 1777, signed by
said Tucker and others, for "Sauce & Traveling money" due for the year
1776.

Tucker, Joseph. Capt. Elijah Walker's co., Col. John Hathaway's regt. ; entered
service Oct. 26, 1778 ; discharged Dec. 12, 1778 ; service, 1 mo. 19 days ; com-
pany detached from Gen. Godfrey's brigade and marched to Dorchester Heights.

Tucker, Joseph. Private, Capt. Job Cushing's co., Lieut. Col. Samuel Pierce's
regt.; enlisted May 19, 1779; discharged July 1, 1779; service, 1 mo. 16 days
(also given 44 days), at Tiverton, R. I., including 3 days (60 miles) travel
home.

Tuckeii, Joseph. Corporal, Capt. Noah Hall's co., Col. Mitchel's regt. commanded
by Lieut. Col. James Williams, Brig. Godfry's britcade; service, 9 days; com-
pany marched to Tiverton on the alarm at Rliode Island of Aug. 1, 1780.

Tucker, Joseph. Sergeant, Capt. John Shaw's co.. Col. Abiel Mitchell's regt. ;
service, 8 days; company marched to Rhode Island March 6, 1781, by order of
His Excellency John Hancock on a 40 days expedition.

Tucker, Joshua, Milton. Private, Capt. Oliver Voce's (Milton) co.. Col. Robert-
son's (Robinson's) regt. ; service, 10 days, probably on the alarm of April 19,
1775 ; company marched to Roxburj' after the fight at Concord and there served
before completion of the standmg anny ; also, Cajjt. Vose's co., 36th regt. ; com-
pany return dated Fort No. 2 [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, Capt. Vose's co.. Col.
John Greaton's regt. ; order for money in lieu of bounty coat dated Cambridge
Camp, Dec. [22], 1775; also, Private, Capt. Nathaniel Clap's co., Col. Ben-
jamin Hawes's regt. ; entered service Aug. 3, 1778; discharged Sept. 11, 1778;
service, 1 mo. 9 days, at Rhode Island.

Tucker, Joshua, Norton. Receipt dated Norton, April 2, 1781, for bounties paid
said Tucker and others by the committee of the town of Norton, or the Chair-
men of the several classes in said town, to serve in the Continental Army for the
term of 3 years ; also, list of men raised in Bristol Co. to serve in the Conti-
nental Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as attested by James Wil-
liams, Superintendent for said county, dated Taunton ; also, descriptive list of
men returned as received by Sergt. Edward Stebbens, at Taunton, April 5,
1781, to be conducted to Springfield and delivered to Col. William Shepard;
age, 17 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in.; complexion, light; occu])ation, laborer; en-
gaged for town of Norton; term, 3 years; also, Private, Capt. Asa Coburn's
CO., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt. ; muster rolls for Ajiril and May,
1781, dated West Point; enlisted March 19, 1781; enlistment, ."5 years; also,
muster rolls for June-Sept., 1781; also, (late) Capt. Coburn's co. commanded
by Lieut. Levi Parker, Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt. ; muster roll for Oct. and
Nov., 1781, dated York Hutts; reported on command at the Lines; also, 8th
CO., Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt. ; muster roll for Dec, 1781, certified at York
Hutts; also, descriptive list dated Feb. 20, 1782; Capt. Jonathan Felt's (also
given Capt. Turner's) co., Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt. ; age, 17 (also given 18)
yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 5 in.; complexion, dark (also given light) ; hair, dark;
occupation, farmer ; birthplace, Norton ; residence, Norton ; engaged for town
of Norton: engaged March 19, 1781: term, 3 years; also, Capt. Felt's co.,
Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt. ; muster rolls for Jan. and Feb., 1782, dated York
Hutts; also, 2d co. ; entries dated Oct. 11, 1783, of orders for wages for May-
Sept, [year not given], appearing in a register of orders accepted on accomit of
wages, etc.



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Tucker, Joshua. Private, Capt. Benjamm Bates's co., Col. Abiel Mitehel's regt. ;
enlisted July 28, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 31, 1780 ; service, 3 mos. G days ; regi-
ment raised to reinforce Contiilental Ai-my for 3 months.

Tucker, Josiah, Narraguagus. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Francis Shaw, Jr.'s co. ; en-
gaged Aug. 19, 1775 ; service, 4 mos., 3 weeks, 1 day ; company stationed at
Gouldsborough, No. 4, Narraguagus, and Pleasant River, for defence of sea-
coast.

Tucker, Josiah, Norton. Private, Capt. Moses Knap's co., Col. William Shepard's
(3d) regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from May 1, 1777, to
Dec. 31, 1779; residence, Norton; credited to town of Norton ; also, same co.
and regt.; return dated Jan. 30, 1778; mustered by State and Continental
Muster Masters ;.a/so, same co. and regt.; pay rolls for Oct. and Nov., 1778,
March and April, 1779, dated Providence ; also, Capt. Seth Banister's co.. Col.
Shepard's (4th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan.
1, 1780, to May 1, 1780; also, same co. and regt. ; return made up for the year
1780, dated West Point; enlisted May 1, 1777; discharged May 1, 1780; enlist-
ment, 3 years.

Tucker, Josiah. Chief Gunner, Capt. Abner Lowell's co. of matrosses ; marched
June 23, 1776; service to Dec. 31, 1776, 6 mos. 8 daj's.; company stationed at
Falmouth, Cumberland Co.

Tucker, Josiah. Private, Capt. John Hall's co.. Col. Benjamin Foster's (Lincoln
Co.) regt. ; service from Aug. 7, 1779, to Sept. 7, 1779, 1 mo. ; company marched
on expedition to Majorbagaduce Aug. 7, 1779, by order of Gen. Lovel. Boll
endorsed " Service at Penobscot."

Tucker, Josiah. Corporal, Capt. Benjamin Bates's co.. Col. Abiel Mitehel's regt. ;
enlisted July 28, 1780; discharged Oct. 31, 1780; service, 3 mos. 6 days; regi-
ment raised to reinforce Continental Ajmy for 3 months.

Tucker, Josiah. Private, Sergt. John Bagley's detachment ; enlisted May 7,
1782 ; service to July 20, 1782, 2 mos. 13 days ; detachment raised to guard forts
and magazine at Falmouth by order of said town.

Tucker, Josiah. Treasury pay roll dated Oct. 18, 1783, for wages due said Tucker
and others for service under Sergt. Peter Merrill with guards at Falmouth ;
warrant for payment covers service from Jan. -, 1783, to April -, 1783.

Tucker, Lemuel, Haverhill. Private, Capt. Nicholas Blasdel's co.. Col. Wiggles-
worth's regt.; pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., from Albany home,
sworn to Jan. 20, 1777 ; 220 miles travel allowed said Tucker.

Tucker, Lemuel, New Gloucester (also given Salem and Shrewsbury) . 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. Wil-
liam 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. ; resi-
dence. 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 ; 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 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, return
certified at Camp near Morristown, April .30, 1780, of officers and men belong-
ing to Col. Lee's, Col. Henley's, and Col. Jackson's regts., and men belonging
to Massachusetts in Col. Henry Sherburne's regt., who were incorporated into a
regiment under the command of Col. Henry Jackson, agreeable to the arrange-
ment of April 9, 1779 ; Capt. Turner's co. ; rank, Corporal : residence, Salem



IIG IkL\SSAClIUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Tucker, Lemuel, continued.

(also given Shrewsbury) ; engaged Oct. 27, 1777; term, during war; reported
deserted June 1, 1779. [See Samuel Tucker.]

Tucker, Lemuel, Roxbury (also given Needliam and Newton). Private, Capt.
Moses "Whiting's co. of Minute-men, Col. John Greaton's regt., wliich marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 15 days ; also, Corporal, Capt. Whiting's
CO., 3()th regt. ; company return dated Camp at Cambridge, Fort No. 2, Oct. 5,
1775; enlisted Aj)ril 28, 1775 ; also, Capt. "Whitiug's co.. Col. Greaton's regt.;
order for money in lieu of bounty coat dated Cambridge, Dec. 30, 1775; also,
Private, (late) Capt. Foster's co.. Col. John Greaton's (3d) regt. ; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from April 4, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; residence,
Roxbury ; credited to town of Needham ; also, Capt. Samuel Foster's co.. Col.
Greaton's (2d) regt. ; return of men who were in camp on or before May [Aug.]
15, 1777, and who had not been absent subsequently except on furlougli, etc. ;

reported as having taken the j)lace of "Wight ; also, 3d co. commanded by

Lieut. James Tisdale, Col. Greaton's regt. ; muster roll dated "White Plains,
July 20, 1778; enlistment, during war; also, (late) Capt. Foster's (3d) co.
commanded by Lieut. Tisdale, Col. Greaton's regt. ; muster roll made up
from July 20, 1778, to Aug. 1, 1778, dated "White Plains; also, same co. and
regt.; muster roll for Aug., 1778, dated "White Plains; also, same co. and
regt. ; musterroll for Sept., 1778 ; also, Capt. Tisdale's co.. Col. Greaton's regt. ;
muster roll for March, 1779, dated " Cortond Manner;" reported on com-
mand at "White Plains; also, Capt. Tisdale's (8th) co., Col. Greaton's regt.;
muster roll for April, 1779, dated "Crompond;" also, same co. and regt.;
muster roll for Jiuie, 1779, dated Constitution Island ; also, same co. and
regt. ; muster roll for July, 1779, dated Camj) Highlands ; also, same co.
and regt.; muster roll for Sept., 1779, dated Camp Bedford; also, same
CO. and regt. ; Continental Army i)ay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780,
to Dec. 31, 1780; also, .same co. and regt.; mu.ster roll for July, 1780, -swoni
to at Steenrapie; also, same co. and regt.; muster roll for Aug. and Sejit.,

1780, dated Camp Orangetown; also, Capt. Tisdale's co.. Col. Greaton's regt. ;
miLster rolls for Feb., March, and April, 1781, dated "West Point; reported
sick with smallpox in Feb. and Marcli, 1781; also, muster roll for June, 1781,
dated Camp Phillipsburgh ; reported on command at 'Went Point ; also, mus-
ter rolls for Aug. and Sept., 1781, dated Camp Peckskill; a/¬Ђo, mu.ster roll
for Oct. and Nov., 1781, dated Camp Highlands; also, muster rolls for Dec,

1781, Jan. and Feb., 1782, dated Hutts New Boston ; also, descriptive list dated
Hutts New Boston, May 13, 1782; Capt. Tisdale's co., 3d INfa-ss. regt. ; age, 27
(also given 28 and 32) yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 (also given 5 ft. 9) in. ; complexion,
light ; hair, brown (also given light) ; eyes, gray (also given blue) ; occupation,
yeoman ; residence, Needham (also given Roxbury) ; enlisted May 4 (also
given April 4) , 1777, by Sergt. Joseph "Ware ; enlistment, during war ; also,
Private, Capt. Tisdale's (3d) co., Col. Greaton's regt. ; muster rolls for Sept.
and Oct., 1782; also, Capt. Tisdale's co., 3d Mass. regt. commanded by Lieut.
Col. James Mellin; muster rolls for Jan. and Feb., 1783; reported furloughed
until April 6, 1783; also, 3d co., 3d Mass. regt.; list of men furloughed in
1783 ; leave granted said Tucker Feb. 15, 1783, by Gen. Putnam to go from
Hutts New Windsor to Roxbury for 1 mo. 10 days; reported overstayed 28
days; leave also granted said Tucker Jime 8, 1783, to go from Hutts New
Windsor to Boston to remain until called for; also, list dated Jan. 18, 1802,
returned by John Avery, Secretary', and P. Coffin, Treasurer, of men who had
enlisted into the Continental Anuy and actually sers'ed 3 years and were
accordingly entitled to gratuities under resolves of March 4, 1801, and Jxme
19, 1801; 3d Mass. regt. ; residence, Newi;on.

Tucker, Lemuel. Descriptive list of men raised in Worcester Co. in 1779 to serve
in the Continental Army ; age, 18 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 3 in. ; complexion, light ;



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Tucker, Lemuel, continued.

engaged for town of Mendon ; delivered to Ensign J. Hubble ; also, Capt. Tis-
dale's CO., Col. Greaton's (3d) regt. ; list of 9 months men, service not given.
[See Samuel Tucker.]

Tucker, Manasseh. Lieut. Joshua Alden's detachment, Col. Mitchell's regt.;
service, 16 days, on the alarm at Bristol, R. I., of Dec. 8, 1776. Roll endorsed
" Alarm Roll to Providence in Dec'r 1776."

Tucker, Nathan, Attleborough. Private, Capt. Moses "Willmarth's co.. Col.
Thomas Carpenter's regt. ; service from Aug. 17, 1778, to Sept. 9, 1778, 24 days,
on expedition to Rhode Island ; also, Capt. Enoch Robinson's co.. Col. Isaac
Dean's regt. ; marched July 31, 1780; discharged Aug. 8, 1780; .service, 8 days;
2 days travel also allowed on march home from Tiverton to Attleborough;
company marched to Tiverton, R. I., on an alarm.

Tucker, Nathan, Uxbridge. Private, Capt. Samuel Read's co. of militia, which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 5 days; also, Capt. John
Tyler's co.. Col. Joseph Read's regt.; company return endorsed "Dec. 10,
1775; " company raised in Mendon, Uxbridge, and Upton.

Tucker, Nathan. Private, Capt. Aaron Haynes's co.. Col. Asa Whitcomb's regt. ;
muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga, Dec. 1, 1776; enlisted Nov. 24, 1775.

Tucker, Nathan. Private, Capt. Enos Parker's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's
regt. ; enlisted Aug. 14, 1777; discharged Aug. 19, 1777; service, 6 days; regi-
ment detached from Berkshire Co. militia to reinforce Continental Army at
Bennington.

Tucker, Nathan. Marine, ship " Alfred," commanded by Capt. John Paul Jones ;
list of officers and men entitled to prize shares in the ship " Mellish " and brig
" Active " [year not given].

Tucker, Nathaniel, Bridgewater. 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 Ely, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John
Glover, at Springfield, Aug. 5, 1780; age, 35 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in.; com-
plexion, ruddy ; engaged for town of Bridgewater; marched to camp Aug. 5,
1780, under command of Capt. Samuel Carr ; also, 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 Bridgewater for service in the Continental Army at "West
Point during 1780 ; marched July 10, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 21, 1780 ; service,
1 mo. 24 days, including travel (260 miles) home.

Tucker, Nathaniel, Cape Ann. Capt. Lemuel Tresscott's co., Col. Jonathan
Brewer's regt. ; company return dated Prospect Hill, Oct. G, 1775. [See Joseph
Tucker.]

Tucker, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. James Allen's co.. Col. Simeon Gary's regt. ;
pay abstract for mileage, dated Camp near New York, Aug. 9, 1776 ; mileage
for 251 miles allowed said Tucker.

Tucker, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Joseph Keith's co., Col. Cotton's regt. ; ser-
vice from Sept. 25, 1777, to Oct. 30, 1777, on a secret expedition to Tiverton, R.I.

Tucker, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Calvin Partridge's co., Lieut. Col. Samuel
Pierce's regt. ; marched May 26, 1779; service, 1 mo. 9 days; company raised
in Plymouth Co. and stationed at Little Compton, R. I.

Tucker, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Ezra "Whipple's co., Col. Benjamin Simonds's
(Berkshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted Oct. 14, 1780; discharged Oct. 19, 1780; service,
5 days; company marched to Castletonby order of Gen. Fellows on an alarm.



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Tucker, Nehemiah, New Gloucester (also given Cape Ann) . 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, list of
men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Bos-



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