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of arrival at Providence, R. I. Roll dated Bristol.

Tyler, Stephen, Chesterfield. Private, Capt. Robert Webster's co. of Minute-men,
Gen. Pomroy's regt., which marched April 21, 1775, in response to the alarm
of April 19, 1775; service, 6 days; also, Capt. Webster's (8th) co.. Col. John
Fellows's (8th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 24, 1775;
service, 2 mos. 13 days; also, company return dated Dorchester, Oct. 8, 1775;
the words " Quebec 9 Sept." appear after name ; also, Capt. Jonathan Wales's
CO., in a regiment commanded by Lieut. Col. S. WUliams; enlisted Dec. 20,
1776 ; discharged Feb. 18, 1777 ; service, 2 mos. 5 days, including 7 days (140
miles) travel home; roll dated Morristown; also, Capt. Jonathan Stearns's
CO., Col. Dickinson's regt. commanded by Maj. Jonathan Clapp ; service from
July 9, 1777, to Aug. 12, 1777, 39 days, including travel (100 miles) home ;
company marched to Ticonderoga on an alarm; also, Capt. Joseph Clap's co.i
Col. Israel Chapeu's (3d) regt.; enlisted Oct. 18, 1779; discharged Nov. 2li
1779; service, 1 mo. 10 days, at Claverack, including 5 days (100 miles) travel
home ; regiment raised to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Tyler, Stephen. Capt. Farley's co., Col. Wesson's (9th) regt.; entered service
July 9, 1779; discharged April 9, 1780; term, 9 months.

Tyler, Theodore, Haverhill. Receipt given to Benjamin Heywood, Paymaster,
4th regt., dated Camp :Mt. Washington, Sept. 29, 1776, signed by said Tyler
and others belonging to Capt. McFarland's co., for wages, etc., due prior to
Jan. 1, 1776; also. Private, Capt. Moses McFarland's (7th) 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, Lieut. Col!
Nixon's (4th) regt. ; return of men who engaged to serve the month of Jan.,
1777, dated Springfield ; reported 350 miles from home ; also, Capt. Jonathan
Foster's CO., Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt. ; enlisted July 9, 1778; company sta-
tioned at Middletown, R. I., for 6 months from July 1, 1778; also, Capt. Jona-
than Evans's co.. Col. Wade's regt. ; enlisted July 9, 1778; discharged Jan. 1,
1779; service, 5 mos. 28 days, at North Kingston, R. I., includmg 6 days (115
miles) travel home ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated North kings-
ton, Nov. 6, 1778; also, same co. and regt.; muster rolls dated East Green-
wich, Sept. 17, Sept. 22, Oct. 14, and Nov. 13, 1778; enlistment to expire Jan.
1, 1779.

Tyler, Thomas, Haverhill. Enlistment agreement dated Feb. 27, 1775, signed by
said Tyler and others, engaging themselves to serve for the Province for the
term of 1 year, unless sooner discharged ; also, Private, Capt. James Sawyer's
CO. of Minute-men, Col. James Frj-e's regt., wliich marched on the alarm of
April 19, 1775 [service not given] ; also, Capt. Sawyer's co., Col. Frye's regt. ;
company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for money in lieu of bounty
coat dated Cambridge, Dec. 26, 1775; also, Private, Capt. Moses McFarland's



242 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Tyler, Thomas, continued.

(7tli) CO., Lieut. Col. Tliomas Nixon's (4th) regt. ; regimental return dated
North Castle, Nov. 9, 177<) ; reported died Nov. 4, 1776.

Tyler, "Walter, Attleborough. Private, Capt. Samuel Robinson's co., Col. Isaac
Dean's regt. ; marched Aug. 4, 1780; discharged Aug. 8, 1780; service, 4 days;
2 days travel also allowed on march home from Tiverton to Attleborough ;
company marched to Tiverton, R. I., on an alarm; also, same co. and regt.;
marched March 6, 1781; discharged March 14, 1781; service, 9 days; 2 days
(36 miles) travel allowed from Rhode Island to Attleborough ; roll endorsed
"for 40 days."

Tyler, "William, Lanesborough. Receipt dated Lanesborough, March 14, 1781, for
bounty paid said Tyler by Ezra Hoyt and others of a class of the town of Lanes-
borough to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years; also,
descriptive list dated Lenox, of men raised in Berkshire Co., agreeable to
resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, and delivered to "William Walker, Superintendent for
said county; Capt. "W^heeler's co.. Col. Simonds's regt. ; age, 18 yrs. ; stature,
5 ft. 7 in.; complexion, dark; hair, black; occupation, laborer; residence,
Lanesborough ; engaged for town of Lanesborough ; term, 3 years ; reported
receipted for by Capt. Smith ; also, descriptive list dated May 21, 1781 ; Capt.
"Watson's co., 3d Mass. regt. ; rank. Private; age, 18 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ;
complexion, dark; hair, dark; eyes, dark; occupation, farmer; residence,
Lanesborough ; engaged for town of Lanesborough ; engaged Jan. 12, 1781 ;
term, 3 years; also. Private, Capt. Abraham "Watson's co., Col. John Grea-
ton's (3d) regt. ; muster rolls for April and May, 1781, dated "West Point; also,
muster roll for July, 1781, sworn to at Camp near Dobbs's Ferry; reported on
duty with Col. Scammell; a^so, muster roll for Aug., 1781, dated Peekskill;
reported sick in general hospital; also, muster roll for Sept., 1781, dated Con-
tinental Village; also, muster roll for Oct. and Nov., 1781, dated Highlands;
also, muster roll for Dec, 1781, dated New Boston ; also, muster roll for Jan.,
1782, dated Hutts New Boston ; reported sick in general hospital.

Tyler, "William. 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 re-
ceived of Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at Springfield,
July 11, 1780; age, 16 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ; complexion, dark ; engaged for
town of Attleborough ; arrived at Sjjrmgfield July 9, 1780 ; marched to camp
July 11, 1780, under command of Ensign Bancroft; also, pay roll for 6 months
men raised by the town of Attleborough for service in the Continental Army
during 1780 ; marched July 6, 1780 ; dischai-ged Jan. 8, 1781 ; service, 6 mos.
2 days; travel home (200 miles) also allowed; also, Corporal, Capt. Sanmel
Robinson's co., Col. Isaac Dean's regt.; marched March 6, 1781; discharged
March 14, 1781 ; .service, 9 days; 2 days (36 miles) travel allowed from Rhode
Island to Attleborough ; roll endorsed " for 40 days."

Tyler, Zelotes. Capt. Hodges'sco., Col. Francis's regt.; copies of company re-
ceipts for wages for service from Aug. 12, 17-76, to Nov. 30, 1776, dated Dorches-
ter; also. Private, Capt. Stephen Richardson's co. ; service, 25 days; company
comprised one-fourth of the militia of the town of Attleborough, marched to
Rhode Island April 21, 1777, to hold the Lines until men could be raised for
that purpo.se for 2 months, and -served until May 15, 1777 ; also, Capt. Israel
Trow's CO., Col. Jo.siah Wliitney's regt.; service between May 14, 1777, and
July 4, 1777, 52 days, at Rhode Island ; also, list of men mu.stered for Col.
Danforth Keyes's regt. subsequent to Sept. 16 [year not given, probably 1777],
by James Leonard, Muster Master for Bristol Co.; Capt. Caleb Richardson's
CO.; also, Capt. Richardson's co.. Col. Keyes's regt.; enlisted Sept. 11, 1777;
service to Jan. 1, 1778, 3 mos. 19 days, at Rhode Island ; also. Private, same co.
and regt. ; pay roll dated "Warren, Dec. 3, 1777, and sworn to at Headquarters,



m THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 243

Tyler, Zelotks, coiitinued.

Provideuce ; also, (Jupt. xVlexander Foster's co., Col. Thomas Carpenter's regt. ;
service from July 27, 1778, to Aug. 12, 1778, 17 days, ou expedition to Rhode
Island; also, Capt. Foster's co., Col. Isaac Dean's regt.; marched July 31,
1780; discharged Aug. 8, 1780; service, 10 days, including 2 days (36 miles)
travel home; company marched to Tiverton, R. I., on the alarm of July 31,
1780; roll sworn to at Attleborough.

Tyler, Zlriel. Private, Capt. Caleb Richardson's co., Col. John Hathaway's
regt. ; entered service March 25, 1779 ; service, 21 days, at Rhode Island ; roll
dated Attleborough; also, Capt. Alexander Foster's co.. Col. Thomas Car-
penter's regt. ; entered service July 27, 1780; discharged July 31, 1780; service,
7 days, on an alarm; company marched to Tiverton, R. I., July 27, 1780, to
servo for 6 days; roll sworn to at Attleborough; also, Capt. Foster's co.. Col.
Isaac Dean's regt. ; marched Aug. 4, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 8, 1780 ; service,
7 days, iacluduig 2 days (.30 miles) travel home ; company marched to Tiver-
ton, R. I., July 31, 1780, on an alarm ; roll sworn to at Attleborough.

Tylor, Asa, Rowley. Private, Capt. Ebenezer "Winship's co.. Col. John Nixon's
regt. ; company return endorsed " Sep'tr 30th 1775 ; " reported in the train.

Tylor, Asa, Rowley. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Jeremiah Putnam's co.. Col. Nathaniel
Wade's regt. ; commissioned March 14, 1778.

Tylor, Benjamin, New Ashford. Private, Capt. Asa Bams's co., Col. Patterson's
regt. of Minute-men, which marched in response to the alarm of April 19,
1775 ; entered service April 22, 1775 ; service, 22 days.

Tylor, Benjamin, Jr., New Ashford. Private, Capt. Asa Bams's co.. Col. Patter-
son's regt. of Minute-men, which marched in resjjonse to the alarm of Aj)ril
19, 1775 ; entered service April 22, 1775 ; service, 9 days.

Tylor, Bezaleel. Private, Capt. John Spoor's co.. Col. John Brown's regt. ; en-
tered service July 18, 1780; discharged Oct. 23, 1780; service, 3 mos. 10 days,
including 4 daj-s (80 miles) travel home ; company raised in Berkshire Co. ;
regiment raised to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Tylor, Daniel. Receipt dated April 10, 1781, for bounties paid said Tylor and
others by the several classes of the town of Haverhill to serve in the Continen-
tal Army for the term of 3 years, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780.

Tylor, David. Private, Capt. Matthew Randell's co.. Col. George Williams's
regt. ; service between Dec. 7, 1776, and Jan. 1, 1777, 1 week 5 days, on an
alarm at Rhode Island. Roll dated Easton.

Tylor, David. Corporal, Capt. Seth Pratt's co., Col. James Williams's regt.; en-
listed Aug. 2, 1780; discharged Aug. 10, 1780; service, 8 days; company
marched to Tiverton, R. I., on an alarm. Roll endorsed " Col Mitchel Reg't."
[Name appears as David Taylor on a duplicate roll.]

Tylor, Dudley. Capt. Winship's co.. Col. Nixon's regt. ; receipt for advance pay,
signed by said Tylor and others, dated Camp at Cambridge, June 22, 1775.

Tylor, Ebenezer, Attleborough. Private, Capt. Samuel Robinson's co. ; enlisted
June 21, 1778; service, 22 days, at Rhode Island ; company raised to serve in
Col. Wade's regt. for 21 days from July [June] 21, 1778.

Tylor, Ellis, Boston. Steward, brig "Prospect," commanded by Capt. Joseph
Vesey ; descriptive list of officers and crew, swoni to in Suffolk Co., June 20,
1781; age, 40 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in.; complexion, dark; occupation, tailor;
residence, Boston.



244 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Tylor, Ephraim. Capt. Elijah "Walker's CO., Col. John Hathaway 'srcgt. ; entered
service Oct. 10, 1778; discharged Dec. 12, 1778; service, 2 mos. 4 days; com-
pany detached from Gen. Godfrey's brigade and marched to Dorchester
Heights.

Tylor, Henry. Private, Capt. Joel Stevens's co.. Col. David Rossiter's regt. ; en-
tered service Oct. 12, 1781 ; discharged Oct. 25, 1781 ; service, 13 days, on aji
alarm at Saratoga. Roll dated Pittslield.

Tylor, Jacob. Petition dated Cambridge, Jan. 15, 1776, signed by said Tylor and
others who had served as armorers in the Continental service for 5 months from
Aug. 1 [year not given], the term for which they were engaged, asking for £1
per month i:i addition to the sum allowed and paid them for their services, and
requesting that allowance, if granted, be jiaid to Abijah Thompson, Master
Armorer; petition endorsed "Leave to withdraw."

Tylor, James, Gloucester. Private, Capt. Joseph Roby's co.. Col. Little's regt. ;
muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted June 6, 1775 ; service, 2 mos.

Tylor, Jeremlaji. Petition dated Camp at Hull, Sept. 17, 1776, signed by said
Tylor and others belonging to battalion stationed at Hull, asking for increase
and payment of wages.

Tylor, John, Attleborough. Sergeant, Capt. Caleb Richardson's co., Col. Timothy
"Walker's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; engaged May 1, 1775 ; service,
3 mos. 8 days.

Tylor, John. Private, Capt. Thomas Poor's co.. Col. James Frye's regt. ; return
of men in camp at Cambridge, dated May 17, 1775.

Tylor, John. Private, Capt. James Sawyer's co., Col. James Frye's regt. ; return
of men in camp at Cambridge, dated May 17, 1775.

Tylor, John. Private, Capt. Abraham Foster's co., Col. Samuel Bullard's regt. ;
enlisted Aug. 18, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 30, 1777 ; service, 3 uios. 24 days, near
Stillwater, including 12 days (240 miles) travel home; company marched to
reinforce Northern armJ^ [Name appears as Jonathan Tyler on a duplicate
roll.]

Tylor, John. Sergeant, Capt. Benjamin Pike's co., Lieut. Col. Calvin Smith's
(6th) regt. ; return for wages for the year 1781 ; wages allowed said Tylor for
Jan.-Sept., 1781, 9 months; reported transferred to light mfantry co. Oct. 1,
1781.

Tylor, Jonathan. Petition dated Camp at Hull, Sept. 17, 1776, signed by said
Tylor and others belonging to battalion stationed at Hull, asking for increase
and payment of wages.

Tylor, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Benjamin Edgell's co.. Col. John Jacobs's regt. ;
muster roll dated Freetown, Sept. 13, 1778 ; enlisted July 1, 1778 ; enlistment
to expire Jan. 1, 1779. [See Jonathan Tayler.]

Tylor, Jonathan, Jr., New Gloucester. 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. "SVilliam Harris and Selectman
Enoch Fogg, at New Gloucester, Nov. 24, 1778; residence. New Gloucester;
joined Capt. Jeremiah Hill's co.. Col. "Voice's (Vose's) regt.

Tylor, Joseph, Chelmsford. Private, Capt. Oliver Barron's co. of militia, Col.

David Green's regt., which marched in response to the alarm of April 19,_

1775 ; service, 10 days.
Tylor, Joshua. Private, Capt. Daniel Gilbert's co., Col. Job Cushing's regt. ;

service from July 30, 1777, 29 days, at Beimington and Half Moon ; reported

deserted ; company marched from Brookfield July 30, 1777.



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Tylor, Moses, Wobum. Private, Capt. Samuel Tay's co., Lieut. Col. Webb's
regt. ; enlisted Sept. 20, 1781 ; discharged Dec. 1, 1781 ; service, 2 mos. 22 daj's,
iiicludiug 11 days (218 miles) travel home; regiment raised in Suffolk and
Middlesex counties to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Tylor, Moses. Petition dated Camp at Hull, Sept. 17, 1776, signed by said Tylor
and others belonging to battalion stationed at Hull, asking for increase and
payment of wages.

Tylor, Nathaniel Webb. Corporal, Capt. Noah Allen's (late Capt. Moses Soul's)
CO., Col. Asa Whitcomb's regt. ; muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga,
Nov. 27, 1776; enlisted Dec. 1, 1775.

Tylor, Russell. Corporal, Capt. John Spoor's co.. Col. John Brown's regt. ; entered
service July 18, 1780; discharged Oct. 23, 1780; service, 3 mos. 10 days, includ-
ing 4 days (80 miles) travel home ; company raised in Berkshire Co. ; regiment
raised to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Tylor, Samuel, New Ashford. Private, Capt. Asa Barns's co.. Col. Patterson's
regt. of Minute-men, which marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ;
entered service April 22, 1775 ; service, 22 days.

Tylor, Simeon. Private, Capt. John Davis's co.. Col. James Frye's regt. ; return
of men in camp at Cambridge, dated May 17, 1775.

Tylor, Thomas. Private, Capt. James Sawyer's co.. Col. James Frye's regt. ; re-
turn of men in camp at Cambridge, dated May 17, 1775.

Tylor, William, Attleborough. List of men raised for the 6 months service and
returned by Brig. Gen. Patersou as having passed muster in a return dated
Camp Totoway, Oct. 25, 1780.

Tylor, William. Private, Capt. Abraham Watson's (3d) co.,Col. John Greaton's
(3d) regt.; muster roll for March, 1782; reported sick in general hospital;
also, 8th CO., Col. Greaton's regt. ; muster roll for May, 1782; reported sick in
general hospital; also, Capt. Simon Jackson's (8th) co.. Col. Greaton's regt.;
muster roll for Jime, 1782; balance of term of enlistment unexpired, 1 year,
5 months, 25 days; reported deserted July 1, 1782.

Tylston, James. Private, Capt. Joseph Richards's co.. Col. Gill's regt.; entered
service Aug. 14, 1779 ; discharged Sept. 16 (also given Sept. 14) , 1779 ; service,
1 mo. 3 days ; company fonned part of a detachment of 400 men which marched
to Rhode Island to serve for 1 month under Capt. Samuel Fisher. Roll dated
Stoughton.

Tyne, Antho., Marblehead. Sailor, ship " Pilgrim," commanded by Capt. Joseph
Robinson ; descriptive list of officers and crew, dated Aug. 2, 1780 ; age, 25 yrs. ;
stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ; complexion, dark ; residence, Marblehead.

Tynan, . [This name appears under the form of Tinan, Tine, Tinen, Tumon.]

Tyng, . [This name also appears under the form of Ting, Tuige, Tings.]

Tyng, " Bartimt." List of men mustered between Jan. 20, 1777, and June 1, 1778,
by Truman Wheler, Muster Master for Berkshire Co. ; Capt. Ballard's co.. Col.
Alden's regt. ; term, 3 years or during war; reported received State bounty.

Tyng, Boston, Dunstable. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
[year not given] ; residence, Dunstable ; engaged for town of Dunstable ; also.
Private, Capt. White's co.. Col. Brooks's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts
for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to April 12, 1780.

Tyng, Cornwell (also given Cornwall) , Dunstable. Li.st of men raised to serve
in the Continental Army [year not given] ; residence, Dunstable : engaged for
town of Dunstable ; also, list of men mustered between Jan. 20, 1777, and June



246 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Tyng, Cornwell (also given Cornwall), continued.

1, 1778, by Tiiiman Wheler, Muster Master for Berkshire Co. ; Capt. Ballard's
CO., Col. Aklen's regt. ; term, 3 years or during war; also. Private, Capl.
"White's CO., Col. Brooks's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for .service
from Jan. 1, 1780, to April 12, 1780.

Ttng, John. Private, Capt. Benjamin Heywood's co., Lieut. Col. Calvin Smith's
(6th) regt. ; return for wages for the year 1781 ; wages allowed said Tyng from
April 9, 1781, to Dec. 31, 1781, 8 mos. 21 days.

Tyng, Robert. Private; list of men returned as serving on main guard under
Lieut. Col. Baldwin, dated June 22, 1775; also, Capt. Ephraim Corey's co.,
Col. William Prescott's regt. ; order for bounty coat dated Camp at Cambridge,
Oct. 31, 1775.

Tynke, Thomas, Salem. INIariner, brigantine "Cutter" (privateer), commanded
by Capt. Samuel Croel ; de.S(!riptive list of officers and crew, certified at Salem,
Aug. -, 1780; age, 11) yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. ; complexion, dark ; residence, Salem.

Ttrall, Thomas. List of men raised in Suffolk Co. for the term of 9 months from
the time of their arrival at Fishkill, returned as mustered by Henry Rutgers,
Jr., Deputy Cluster Master, dated Fishkill, Aug. 1, 1778; engaged for town of
Weymouth ; arrived at Fishkill July 9, 1778.

Tyrer, William. Seaman, 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].

Tyron, William. Seaman, sloop "Providence," commanded by Capt. John Paul
Jones; list of men entitled to prize shares in the ship " Alexander," captured
Sept. 20, 1776.

Ttsick, . Account of money paid by persons to hire men who went to New

York in Sept., 177(5, examined and allowed by a committee at Medford Jan.
13, 1777.

Tyson, George. Sergeant, Capt. William Hicks's co., Col. Pope's regt. ; marched
Dec. 7, 1777; returned Dec. 16, 1777; service, 10 days; company raised in
Dartmouth.

Tyson, John. Receipt dated Jan. 15, 1777, signed by said Tyson, on behalf of H.
Hughes, Assistant Quartermaster General, for tents received of Col. Baldwin's
regt. ; also, Assistant Deputy Quartermaster and Inspector of Accounts, etc. ;
return for rations allowed in Quartermaster General's department, dated Fish-
kill, Oct. 14, 1781.

Tytes, Ephraim, Hardwick. Corporal, Capt. Nathan Hamilton's co., Col. Samuel
Brewer's regt.; pay ab.stract for travel allowance, etc., from Fort Edwaid
home, dated Brookfield, Feb. 6, 1777 ; said Tji;es credited with allowance for
8 days (160 miles) travel.

Tytus, Noah. Private, Capt. Thomas Marshall Baker's co.. Col. Samuel Denney's
regt. ; enlisted Oct. 23, 1779; discharged Nov. 23, 1779; service, 1 mo. 11 days,
including travel (10 days) home; regiment raised for 3 months and ordered to
march to Claverack. Roll dated Upton.

Tyzich, Joseph. Private, Capt. Joseph Fuller's co.. Col. Samuel Bullard's regt. ;
engaged Aug. 20, 1777; discharged Nov. 29, 1777; service, 3 mos. 22 days, at
Stillwater, including 12 days (240 miles) travel home. Roll sworn to in Mid-
dlesex Co.

Tyzich, Zechariah. Private, Capt. David Goodwin's co., Col. Cogswell's regt. ;
entered service Sept. .30, 1778 ; discharged Dec. 31, 1778 ; service, 3 mos. 3 days ;
company detached to guard and fortify posts at and about Boston.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 247

Tyzick, . [This name also appears under the form of Fissick, Tissick, Tizick,

Tysick, Tyzich.]

Ttzick, Joseph. Company receipt, given to Capt. John Walton, dated Cambridge,
May 9, 1777, for wages and rations for service at Noddle's Island in Dec, 1776.

Tyzick, Samuel. List of 6 months men raised agreeable to resolve of June 5, 1780,
retunied as received of Maj. Joseph Hosmer, Superintendent for Middlesex
Co., by Justin Ely, Commissioner, dated Springfield, Aug. C, 1780; engaged
for town of Medford ; also, descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Con-
tinental 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, July 8, 1780; age, 18 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in.; complexion,
light ; engaged for town of Medford ; marched to camp July 8, 1780, under
command of Ebenezer Kent, Esq. ; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by
the town of Medford for service in the Continental Army during 1780 ; marched
July 4, 1780; discharged Dec. 14, 1780; service, 5 mos. 22 days, including
travel (220 miles) home.



UDERWOOD, "William. Private, Capt. Elijah Deming's co., Col. Ashley's (Berk-
shire Co.) regt. ; entered service July 8, 1777 ; discharged July 28, 1777 ; ser-
vice, 20 days ; company called out at request of Maj. Gen. Schuyler and ordered
to march to Fort Edward.

Uerry, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Miller's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's regt. ; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 15, 1777;
reported deserted. [See Benjamin Verey and Benjamin Verry.]

Uestis, Jacob. Private, Capt. John Fray's co., Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt. ;
muster roll for May, 1781, dated West Point; enlisted March 16, 1781; enlist-
ment, 3 years. [See Jacob Eustis.]

Uestus, Jacob. Private, Capt. John Pray's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt.;
muster roll for June, 1781, dated Phillipsburgh ; enlisted March 16, 1781 ; enlist-
ment, 3 years; reported on command at West Point. [See Jacob Eustis.]

Uffell, George, Duxbury. Private, Capt. Samuel Bradford's (1st Duxbury) co.
of militia, Col. Warren's (Plymouth Co.) regt., which marched on the alarm
of April 19, 1775 ; service, 3 days.

UiLER, Jacob. Capt. John Cutler's co., Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt.; enlisted
Aug. [July] 14, 1778; service, 5 mos. 21 days, at Rhode Island ; also, Private,
same co. and regt. ; muster rolls dated East Greenwich, Sept. 17, Nov. 6, Nov.
13, and Dec. 1, 1778 ; enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1779.

UiLLER, . [This name also appears imder the form of Uiler.]

Uiller, Jacob, Boston. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Belcher's co., Col. Nathaniel
Wade's regt. ; enlisted July 14, 1778 [service not given] ; company stationed
at Rhode Island for 6 months from July 1, 1778.

Ulen, John, Marblehead. Private, Capt. Joel Smith's (4th) co.. Col. John Glover's
(21st) regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; reported transferred to a
privateer.

Ulen, William. Descriptive list of men in Continental service ; Capt. Benjamin
Heywood"s co., 6th Mass. regt. ; age, 24 jts. ; stature, 5 ft. li in. ; complexion,
dark ; hair, dark ; occupation, yeoman ; birthplace, Cape Ann ; engaged July
8, 1781 ; term, 3 years; also, Private, Capt. Heywood's co., Lieut. Col. Calvin
Smith's (6th) regt. ; muster roll for Sept., 1781, sworn to at Camp Bald Hill;
also, muster roll for Oct. and Nov., 1781, sworn to at Quarters Highlands;



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Ulen, William, continued.



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