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which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Watertown by order of Col.
Gardner; service, 1 day; also, Capt. Caleb Brooks's co.. Col. Brooks's regt. of
guards; joined Nov. 3, 1777; service to Feb. 3, 1778, 3 mos., at Cambridge.
[See Ezra Upton.]

Upham, Isaac. List of men, dated Brookfield, June 30, 1778, showing service cred-
ited to them, respectively, as returned by the committee chosen to make an
average of the service rendered to the credit of the 3d Precinct of Brookfield ;
total amount of service rendered made to average 5^ months for each single
poll in said precinct ; said Upham credited with 3 mos. service.

Upham, Is.vac. Private, Capt. Abel Mason's co.. Col. Jacob Davis's regt. ; enlisted
July 30, 1780; discharged Aug. 7, 1780; service, 12 days, uicluding travel (80
miles) home ; company marched to Tiverton, R. I., on an alarm.

Upham, Jabez, Greenwich (also given Hardwick). Sergeant, 2d Lieut. Thomas
Weeks's detachment of militia, Col. Elisha Porter's regt., which marched April
20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 2 weeks; also.
Private, Capt. Abiathar Angel's co.. Col. David Brewer's regt.; muster roll
dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 1, 1775; service, 1 mo., 1 week, 6 days;
also, Capt. John Wright's co., Col. Brewer's (9th) regt.; company return
[probably Oct., 1775] ; also, certificate dated Roxbury, Dec. 4, 1775, signed by
Thomas Weeks, Adjutant of the 9th regt. formerly commanded by Col. David
Brewer, certifying that said Upham, a soldier in Capt. Wright's co.. Col.
Brewer's regt., had not received his bounty coat by reason of being absent on
account of sickness "and now Requests it by himself or Order;" receipt for
bounty coat, signed by said Upham, appears on reverse of certificate.

Upham, Jabez. Private, Capt. Josiah Wilder's co.. Col. Nathan Sparohawk's
(Sparhawk's) regt. ; entered service Aug. 21, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 20, 1777 ;
service, 10 days, on the alarm at Bennington of Aug. 21, 1777, including 5 days
(100 miles) travel home.

Upham, Jabez. List of men, dated Brookfield, June 30, 1778, showing service
credited to them, respectively, as returned by the committee chosen to make
an average of the service rendered to the credit of the 3d Precinct of Brook-
field ; total amount of service rendered made to average 5^ months for each
single poll in said precinct ; no service credited to said Upham ; also, receipt
dated Brookfield, April 4, 1781, for bounties paid said Upham and others by a
committee of the 3d Precinct of Brookfield to serve in the Continental Army
for the term of 3 years, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780; also, descriptive
list of men raised in Worcester Co. to serve in the Continental Army, as re-
turned by Seth Washburn, Superintendent; Capt. Hamilton's co.. Col. Rice's
regt.; age, 32 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in. ; complexion, light ; occupation, farmer;
engaged for town of Brookfield; engaged Jan. 30, 1781; term, 3 years: also,
Corporal, Col. Benjamin Tupper's (10th) regt.; service from Jan. 1, 1781, 12



262 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Upham, Jabez, continued.

mos. ; reported promoted from Private Aug. 1, 1781 ; also, Sergeant, same
regt. ; service from Jan. 1, 1782, 12 mos. ; reported promoted from Corporal
April 1, 1782.

Upham, James, Oakham. Private, Capt. Ralph Earll's co.. Col. Danfovth Keyes's
regt. ; enlisted Aug. 15, 1777; discharged Jan. 3, 1778; service, 4 mos. 20 days;
roll dated Providence ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay abstract for mileage home
from Camp Providence Dec. 31, 1777; mileage for 70 miles allowed said
Upham.

Upham, James, Spencer. Matross, Capt. David Henshaw's co., Col. Crafts's
(Artillery) regt. ; return for advance pay, etc., sworn to in Suffolk Co., Nov.
9, 1776; regiment stationed at Boston; also, Private, Capt. Hensliaw's (10th)
CO., Col. Crafts's regt. ; joined regiment Oct. 27, 1776 ; service to Feb. 1, 1777,
3 mos. 3 days; roll sworn to in Suffolk Co. ; also, Matross, same co. and regt. ;
service from Feb. 1, 1777, to May 8, 1777, 3 mos. 7 days.

Uphaji, James, Spencer. List of 9 months men mustered by Thomas Newhall,
Muster Master for Worcester Co. ; Capt. Livermore's co.. Col. Denny's regt. ;
engaged for town of Spencer ; mustered July 2, 1779 ; also, descriptive list of
men raised to serve in the Contmental Army for the term of 9 months, as
returned by Seth "Washburn, Superintendent for Worcester Co.; Capt. Liver-
more's CO., Col. Samuel Danny's regt. ; age, 18 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ; com-
plexion, dark; residence, Siienccr; marched to Siiringfield July 8, 1779;
rejjorted delivered to Capt. C. Marshall; also, Col. Michael Jackson's (8th)
regt. ; statement of Continental balances ; balance certified April 10, 1786 ;
term, 9 months ; also, descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Continen-
tal Army for tlie term of 6 mouths, agreeable to resolve of June 5, 1780,
returned as received of Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Brig. G(!n. John Glover,
at Springfield, July 7, 1780; age, 19 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 9 in.; complexion,
dark ; engaged for town of Spencer ; marched to camp July 7, 1780, imder
command of Capt. Dix; also. Private, Maj. Harwood's co., 6th Mass. regt.;
pay rolls for July, Aug., and Sept., 1780; enlisted July 7,1780; also, account
showing money paid by Benjamin HeyAvood, Paymaster, 6th Mass. regt., to
the 6 month.s levies in said regiment from Aug. 1, 1780, to the time of their
discharge ; Major's co. ; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of
Spencer for service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched July 5,
1780; discharged Dec. 12, 1780; service, 5 mos. 16 days, including travel (180
miles) home; a^.w, Private, (late) jMaj. Harwood's co. ; payroll for Nov. and
Dec, 1780; service, 1 mo. 12 days.

Upham, James. Private, Capt. David Prouty's co.. Col. Job Cushing's (Worcester
Co.) regt. ; marched July 27, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 28, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 8
days, including 6 days (112 miles) travel home ; company marched by order of
Gen. Worner (Warner) to reinforce Northern army.

Upham, James. List of men, dated Brookfield, Jime 30, 1778-, showing service
credited to them, respectively, as returned by the committee chosen to make
an average of the service rendered to the credit of the 3d Precinct of Brook-
field ; total amount of service rendered made to average 5i months for each
single poll in said precinct; said Upham credited with 7 mos. service.

Upham, James. Private, Capt. Joel Green's co.. Col. Ezra Wood's regt. ; service
between Juno 1, 1778, and Jan. 31, 1779, 6 mos. 11 days, at Peekskill and White
Plains; regiment rai.sed for 8 months; also, same co. and regt.; payroll for
July, 1778; service, 2 days; also, same co. and regt. ; pay roll for Aug., 1778;
also, same co. and regt. ; pay roll for Sept., 1778; reported joined ; also, same
CO. and regt.; pay rolls for Oct. and Dec, 1778; also, pay abstract of Col.
Wood's regt. for Oct., Nov., and Dec, 1778, Jan., and part of Feb., 1779, certi-



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Upham, James, continued.

fied as examined Feb. 26, 1779, by Jonathan Burrall, A. P. M. Gen. ; deduction
from pay due said Upham made on account of Hour which he had been con-
victed of stealing.

Upham, Jesse, Chelsea. Private, Capt. Samuel Sprague's (Chelsea) co. of militia,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; discharged May 16, 1775 ; ser-
vice, 1 mo.

Upham, John, Bellingham. Private, Capt. Jesse Holbrook's co. of militia, which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 7 days; also, Capt. Jesse
Holbrook's co., Col. Wheelock's regt. ; service, 13 days; company marched
from Bellingham to Warwick, R. I., Dec. 8, 1776, on an alann ; also, Capt.
Amos Ellis's co., Col. Benjamin Haws's regt. ; entered service Sept. 25, 1777;
service to Oct. 31, 1777, 1 mo. 7 days, at Little Comjjton, R. I.

Upham, John. List of men, dated Brookfield, June 30, 1778, showing service cred-
ited to them, respectively, as returned by the committee chosen to make an
average of the service rendered to the credit of the 3d Precinct of Brookfield ;
total amount of service rendered made to average 5^ months for each single
poll in said precinct ; said Upham credited with 5 mos. service.

'Upham, Jonathan (also given Jonathan, Jr.) , Sturbridge. List of men mustered
by Thomas Newhall, Muster Master, to serve in Col. Waid's regt. at Rhode
Island [year not given] ; Capt. Lamb's co. ; also. Private, Capt. Samuel Lamb's
CO., Col. Nathaniel "Wade's regt.; enlisted May 13, 1778; service to Jan. 1,

1779, 7 mos. 22 days, at Rhode Island, including travel from camp home;
also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Warwick, Nov. 7, 1778; also, same
CO. and regt. ; muster rolls sworn to at East Greenwich, Sept. 17, Sept. 22,
Nov. 13, and Dec. 30, 1778; also, descriptive list of men raised to reinforce
the Continental Army for the term of 6 months, agreeable to resolve of June
5, 1780 ; age, 21 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ; complexion, light ; engaged for town
of Sturbridge ; arrived at Springfield July 5, 1780 ; marched to camp July 5,

1780, under command of Capt. Frothingham, of the artillery; also, list of men
raised for the 6 months service and returned bj^ Brig. Gen. Paterson as having
passed muster in a return dated Camp Totoway, Oct. 25, 1780; also. Private,
Capt. Sylvanus Smith's co.. Col. Timothy Bigelow's (15th) regt.; mu.ster roll
for July, 1780, dated Camp "tenack; " also, same co. and regt.; muster rolls
for Aug., Sept., and Oct., 1780; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the
town of Sturbridge for service in the Continental Army duruig 1780 ; marched
to camp July 4, 1780; discharged Dec. 3, 1780; service, 5 mos. 6 days, including
travel (140 miles) home ; also. Private, Capt. Smith's co., Col. Bigelow's regt. :
muster roll for Nov. and Dec, 1780, dated Garrison West Point; enlisted July
5, 1780; discharged Dec. 3, 1780; enli.stmeut, 6 months.

Upham, Jonathan. Private, 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.

Upham, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Abel Mason's co.. Col. Job Cushing's regt. ;
enlisted Aug. 16, 1777; discharged Nov. 30, 1777; service, 3 mos. 23 days, in-
cluding 9 days (174 miles) travel home ; company drafted Aug. 13, 1777, to
serve with Northern army rmtil Nov. 30, 1777. Roll dated Sturbridge.

Upham, Joshua, Brookfield. List of men drafted from Worcester Co. militia to
march to Horse Neck mider command of Col. Converse [year not given], but
who failed to join regiment ; reported drafted from town of Brookfield ; drafted
into a company commanded by Capt. Abner How, of Brookfield.

Upham, Josiah, Needham. Ensign, Capt. Aaron Smith's co. of militia, Col. Wil-
liam Heath's regt., which marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775;
service, 9 days.



264 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

I'pHAJi, Nathax. Private, Capt. Joseph Sibley's co., Col. Danforth Keyes'sregt. ;
enlisted July 8, 1777 ; enlistment, 6 months from July 1, 1777 ; roll dated Provi-
dence; also, same co. and regt. ; pay roll dated North Kingston, Dec. 3, 1777 ;
aAso, return of men stationed at North Kingston, Dec. 8, 1777, dated Sturbridge ;
also, same co. and regt. ; service from Dec. 1, 1777, to Jan. 3, 1778, 1 mo. 3 days,
including travel home ; roll dated Providence.

Upham, Nathaniel, Hubbardston. Capt. William Marean's co. of Muiute-men,
Col. Doolittle's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,
11 days; also, Capt. Adam Wheeler's co., Col. Ephraim Doolittle's regt.;
receipt for advance jiay, signed by said Upham and others, dated Charlestown
Camp, July 13, 1775 ; also. Private, same co. and regt. ; company return dated
Camp at Winter Hill, Oct. 6, 1775.

Upham, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. John Boynton's co., Col. Nathan Sparhak's
(Sparhawk's) regt. ; entered service July 27, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 23, 1777 ;
service, 34 days, under Col. Job Cushing on expedition to Beimington, includ-
ing 6 days (113 miles) travel home.

Upham, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Josiah Wilder's co., Col. Nathan Sparrohawk's
(Sparhawk's) regt. ; entered service Sept. 27, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 18, 1777 ;
service, 29 days, at Saratoga, including 7 days (133 miles) travel home ; com-
pany raised for 30 days service.

Upham, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. William Marean's co., Col. Jonathan Reed's
(1st) regt. of guards; muster rolls dated Cambridge, May 9, and June 1, 1778;
enlisted March 28, 1778 ; enlistment, 3 months from April 2, 1778 ; also, Capt.
Marean's co.. Col. Staims's (Stearns's) regt. of guards; service fi'om March
27, 1778, to July 2, 1778, 3 mos. 6 days, at Cambridge, guarding troops of
convention.

Upham, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Abel Ma.son's co.. Col. Jonathan Holman's
regt. ; enlisted Dec. 10, 1776 ; discharged Dec. 28, 1776 ; service, 22 days, at
Providence, R. I., including 3 days (52 miles) travel home ; also, Capt. Abel
Mason's co.. Col. Jacob Davis's regt. ; enlisted July 30, 1780 ; discharged Aug.
8, 1780; service, 13 days, including travel (80 miles) home; company marched
to Tiverton on an alarm at Rhode Island.

Upham, Nath'n, Brookfield. List of men, dated Brookfield, June 30, 1778, show-
ing .service credited to them, respectively, as returned by the committee
chosen to make an average of the service rendered to the credit of the 3d
Precinct of Brookfield; total amount of service i-endered made to average 5i
months for each single poll in said precinct ; said Upham credited with .3^ mos.
service; also, list of men drafted from Worcester Co. militia to march to
Horse Neck under command of Col. Converee [year not given], but who failed
to join regiment ; reported drafted from town of Brookfield ; drafted into a
company ccmimanded by Capt. Abner How, of Brookfield.

Upham, Phineas. List of men drafted, or those secured in their stead, comprising
one-sixth part of tlie militia of the towm of Weston, as returned by Capt. Jon-
athan Fisk, dated Weston, Aug. 18, 1777.

Upham, Phineas. Private, Capt. Asa Danforth's co. of volunteers; service, 31
days ; company marched from Brookfield Sept. 23, 1777, to join army imder
Gen. Gates at the Northward; also, list of men, dated Brookfield, June 30,
1778, showing service credited to them, respectively, as returned by the com-
mittee chosen to make an average of the service rendered to the credit of the
3d Precinct of Brookfield ; total amount of service rendered made to average
5i months for each single poll in said precinct ; said Upham credited with 15
mos. service.



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Upham, Samuel. Private, Capt. Adam Henry's co. of guards; enlisted Jan. 7,
1779; discharged March 31 (also given April 1), 1779; service, 2 mos. 26 (also
given 2 mos. 25) days ; company detached from militia to guard troops of con-
vention at Rutland for 3 months from Jan. 1, 1779.

Upham, Samuel. Private, Capt. Daniel Grout's co., [Lieut.] Col. Enoch Hallet's
regt.; enlisted Aug. 1, 1780; discharged Oct. 4, 1780; service, 2 mos. 4 days;
regiment raised to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Uphaji, Simeon. Private, Capt. Lemuel Corhin's (Dudley) co.. Col. Jacob Davis's
regt. ; service, 13 days ; company detached for service at Rhode Island on the
alarm of July 30, 1780.

Upham, Waite (also given Wright) , Leicester (also given Spencer and Tyring-
ham) . Private, Capt. Thomas Newhall's co. of militia, which marched on the
alarm of April 19, 1775, to Cambridge ; service, 8 days ; reported enlisted into
the army; also, Capt. Benjamin Hastings's co.. Col. Asa Whitcomb's regt.;
muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted .May 17, 1775 ; service, 2 mos. 20 days ;
also, company return dated Prospect Hill, Oct. 6, 1775; reported enlisted mto
the train May 20, 1775; also, Matross, Capt. Thomas ^Yaite Foster's co.. Col.
Richard Gridley's (Artillery) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted
May 15, 1775; service, 2 mos. 22 days; also, company return [probably Oct.,
1775] ; also, order for bounty coat due for the 8 months service in 1775 ; also,
list of' men raised to serve in\he Continental Army from North co. in Leicester,
as returned by Capt. Loring Lincoln; residence, Leicester; engaged for town
of Leicester; joined Capt. Blasdell's co.. Col. Brewer's regt. ; term to expire
Jan. -, 1780; also. Private, Capt. J. Means's co., Col. Ebenezer Sprout's regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from March 29, 1780, to Dec. 31,
1780: also, descriptive list dated Jan. 1, 1781; Capt. James Means's co., 2d
Mass. regt.; stature, 5 ft. 11 in.; complexion, dark; hair, black; occupation,
cordwainer; residence, Tyringham; enlisted April 10, 1779, by Lieut. Frost,
at West Point ; enlistment, during war. [See Wight Upam.]

Upham, William, Maiden. Private, Capt. Benjamin Blaney's co. of militia, which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Watertown by order of Col. Gardner ;
service, 1 day ; also, pay roll of a company commanded by Capt. Benjamm
Blaney, of Maiden ; service, 3 days ; company marched to Point Shirley June
13, 1776, by order of Gen. Lincoln ; also, Capt. John Walton's co., Col. Brooks's
regt. ; company return dated Oct. 31, 1776 ; said Upham reported as wounded
and in hospital; also, same co. and regt. ; enlisted Sept. 27, 1776; discharged
Nov. 16, 1776 ; service, 2 mos. 1 day, including 11 days (228 miles) travel home ;
roll dated North Castle.

Upham, William, Jr. Private, Capt. Amariah Fuller's (Newtown) co., Col.
Thatcher's regt. ; service, 5 days ; company called out March 4, 1776.

Uphom, James, Spencer. List of men raised for the 6 months service and returned
by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return dated Camp Toto-
way, Oct. 25, 1780.

Upjohn, James. Private, Capt. Lawrence Keene's co., in a regiment commanded
by Lieut. Col. John Parke ; pay roll for Aug., 1778.

Upom, Burnel [ ?], Dartmouth. Private, Capt. Jacob Fuller's co., Col. John Jacobs's
regt. ; enlisted Aug. 15, 1778 ; service, 2 mos. 2 days, at Rhode Island ; enlist-
ment to expire Jan. 1, 1779 ; name appears on reverse of roll as Bumham Upom
and as such is reported discharged Oct. 15, 1778.

Upton, . [This name also appears under the form of Uptown.]

Upton, Abel. Private, Capt. Stephen Webster's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. ;
enlisted Oct. 14, 1779; discharged Nov. 22, 1779; service, 1 mo. 19 days, at



266 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Upton, Abel, continued.

Claverack, including travel (220 miles) home ; regiment raised in Suffolk and
Essex counties to reinforce army under Gen. Washington.

Upton, Abiel, Ando%-er. Capt. Charles Furbush's co.. Col. Bridge's regt. ; receipt
for advance pay, signed by said Upton and others, dated Cambridge, June 30,
1775 ; also, Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted
May oO, 1775; service, 2 mos. 7 days; also, order for bounty coat dated Camp
at Cambridge, Nov. 21, 1775; also. Private, Capt. Samuel Johnson's co., Col.
Wigglesworth's regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance from Albany home,
sworn to March 7, 1777 ; 210 miles travel allowed said Upton ; also, Caiu. John
Abbot'sco., Maj. Gage's regt. ; enlisted Sept. 30, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 6, 1777 ;
service, 1 mo. 8 days, with Northern army; also, Capt. David Whittier"s co.,
commanded by Lieut. Jeremiah Blanchard subsecjuent to Oct. 12, 1778, Col.
Thomas Poor's regt. ; enlisted June 4, 1778 ; discharged Feb. 17, 1779 ; service,
8 mos. 2(i days, at North river, including 12 days (240 miles) travel home ; regi-
ment raised for 8 months from time of arrival at Peekskill ; also, Capt. Whit-
tier's CO., Col. Poor's regt. ; pay roll for Sept., 1778, dated Fort Clinton ; also,
Lieut. Jeremiah Blanchard's co., Col. Poor's regt.; pay rolls for Nov. and
Dec, 1778, and Feb. 1779, dated King's Ferry.

Uptox, Abraham, Ljtiu. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Bancroft's co., which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 2 days.

Upton, Abraham. Capt. Miles Greenwood's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of
guards; enlisted Nov. 11, 1777; service to April 3, 1778, 4 mos. 22 days. Rolls
dated Camp at Winter Hill.

Upton, Abraham. Fifer, Capt. Addison Richardson's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's
regt.: entered service Oct. 18, 1779; discharged Nov. 22, 1779; service, 1 mo.
16 days, at Claverack, including travel (240 miles) home; regiment detached
from militia of Suffolk and Essex counties to reinforce army under Gen.
Washington.

Upton, Abraham, Jr., Lynn. Capt. Gideon Foster's co., Col. John Mansfield's
regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said Upton and others, dated Cam-
bridge, July 4, 1775; also. Private, .same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug.
1, 1775; enlisted May 8, 1775; service, 3 mos.; also, Capt. John Baker's co.,
Col. Israel Hutchinson's (19th) regt. ; order for money in lieu of bounty coat
dated Camp at Winter Hill, Dec. 25, 1775.

Upton, Amos, Reading. Capt. John Flint's co., Col. David Green's regt. ; service,
3 days, probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; reported a Doctor.

Upton, Amos, Reading. List dated Reading, 2d Parish, May 15, 1775, of men who
enlisted under Capt. Asa Prince, of Danvers, as returned by Capt. John Flint
to Col. David Green ; also, Sergeant, Capt. Prince's co.. Col. Mansfield's regt. ;
order for advance pay, signed by said Upton and others, datenl Cambridge,
June 8, 1775; also, Capt. Prince's co.. Col. John Mansfield's (19th) regt. com-
manded by Lieut. Col. Israel Hutchinson ; company return dated Oct. 6, 1775.

Upton, Amos. Return for equipments, made by said Upton, Captain, dated Read-
ing, April 21, 1775; John Flint reported Captain in room of said Upton.

Upton, Amos. List dated Reading, May 15, 1775, of men belonging to 3d Reading
CO. under Capt. John Flint, as certified by Timothy Rusel, Clerk.

Upton, Amos, Jr., Reading. Capt. John Flint's co.. Col. David Green's regt.;
service, 6 days, probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775; also, Cai)t. Amos
Upton's CO. ; return for equipments, made by Capt. Upton, dated Reading,
April 21, 1775 ; John Flint reported Captain in room of said Upton.



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Uptox, Amos, 3d, Reading. Capt. John Flint's co., Col. David Green's regt. ; ser-
vice, 4 days, probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; also, Capt. Amos Upton's
CO. ; return for eciiiipments, made by Capt. Upton, dated Reading, April 21,
1775; John Flint reported Captain in room of said Upton.

Upton, Asa, Danvers (also given Reading). Sergeant, Capt. Samuel Flint's co.
of militia. Col. Timothy Pick'ring, Jr.'s regt., which marclied on the alarm of
April 19, 1775 ; service, 2 days.

Upton, Benjamin, New Salem. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Goodall's co. of Jlinute-
men. Col. "Woodbridge's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ;
service, 7 days; also, Capt. John King's (9th) co.. Col. Benjamin Ruggles
"Woodbridge's (25th) regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said Upton and
others, dated Cambridge, June 22, 1775; also, Private, Capt. King's co.,
commanded by Capt. "William Meacham prior to June 17, 1775, Col. "Wood-
bridge's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 26, 1775; ser-
vice, 3 mos. 13 days; also, company return dated Cambridge Camp, Sept. 29,
1775; also, order for bounty coat dated Camp Prospect Hill, Oct. 23, 1775.

Upton, Benjamin, Reading. Capt. John Flint's co.. Col. David Green's regt. ;
service, 10 days, probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; also. Sergeant, Capt.
Amos Upton's co. ; return for equipments, made by Capt. Upton, dated Read-
ing, April 21, 1775; John Flint reported Captain in room of said Upton ; also,
list dated Reading, May 15, 1775, of men belonging to 3d Reading co. under
Capt. John Flint, as certified by Timothy Rusel, Clerk.

Upton, Caesar. Return of men raised in Essex Co. for Continental service, agree-
able to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780; engaged for town of Danvers; engaged Feb.
17, 1781; term, 3 years; also. Private, Capt. "William Moore's co.. Col. Wil-
liam Shepard's (4th) regt. ; muster roll for May, 1781, dated "West Point ;
also, muster rolls for June and July, 1781, sworn to in Camp at Phillipsburgh ;
also, muster roll for Aug., 1781, sworn to at Peekskill; also, muster roll for
Sept., 1781, dated Camp Continental "Village ; also, muster rolls for Oct., Nov.,
and Dec, 1781, Jan. and Feb., 1782, dated York Hutts and sworn to at "West
Point.

Upton, David, Reading. Capt. John Flint's co.. Col. David Green's regt. ; service,
3 days, probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775; also, Capt. Amos Upton's co. ;
return for equipments, made by Capt. Upton, dated Reading, April 21, 1775;



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