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Trask, Noah. Private, Capt. Aaron Charles's co., Lieut. Col. Timothy Kobinson's
detachment of Hampshire Co. militia; muster roll dated Garrison at Ticou-
deroga, Feb. 24, 1777 ; enlisted Dec. 25, 1776 ; -enlistment to expire March 25,
1777; also, Capt. Daniel Winchester's co., Col. Buggies Woodbridge's regt.;
enlisted Aug. 17, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 29, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 21 days, with
Northern army, including 8 days (152 miles) travel home.

Trask, Osjian, Beverly. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Putnam's co., Col. Nathan
Tyler's regt.; enlisted July 25, 1779; service to Dec. 1, 1779, 4 mos. 6 days;
also, pay roll for Dec, 1779, allowing 1 mo. 5 days service at Rhode Island,
travel (100 miles) included.

Trask, Peter, Monson (also given Brimfield). Private, Capt. Isaac Colton'sco.,
Col. David Brewer's (9th) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted July
20, 1775; service, 10 days; also, company return dated Roxbury Camp, Oct.
7, 1775; also, order for bounty coat dated Camp Roxbury, Nov. 10, 1775.

Trask, Philip. Boy, brigantine "Massachusetts," commanded by Capt. Daniel
Souther; engaged Aug. 13, 1776; discharged Dec. 21, 1776; service, 4 mos.
8 days; reported rated \ share.

Trask, Philip. Petition dated Newbuiyport, Sept. 2, 1778, signed by Nath. Tracy,
of Newburyport, asking that said Trask be commissioned as commander of the
schooner " Success" (privateer) ; ordered in Council Sept. 3, 1778, that a com-
mission be issued.

Trask, Primus (also given Prl4.m). Receipt given to Benjamin Hey^vood, Pay-
master, 4th regt., dated Camp Mt. Washington, Sept. 30, 1776, signed by said
Trask and others belonging to Capt. Butler's co., for wages, etc., due prior to
Jan. 1, 1776; also, receipt given to Benjamin Heywood, Paymaster, 4th regt.,
signed by said Trask and others belouguig to (late) Capt. Butlar's co., for
wages for Oct. and Nov., 1776; also. Private, Lieut. Col. Nixon's (4th) regt.;
return of men who engaged to serve the month of Jan., 1777, dated Springfield,
Jan. 25, 1777 ; said Trask reported 340 miles from home ; also, Capt. Samuel



28 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Trask, Primus (also given Priam) , continued.

Flint's CO., Col. Samuel Johnson's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 25, 1777; discliarged
Nov. ;30, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 19 days, at the Nortliwaid, including 13 days (260
miles) travel home ; also, same co. and regt. ; i)ay abstract for mileage from
Scarsdale, N. Y., home; mileage for 260 miles allowed said Trask; warrant
allowed in Council July 27, 1778; also, Capt. Andrew Woodberry's co., Lieut.
Col. Enoch Hallet's regt.; entered service Aug. 9, 1780; discharged Oct. 29,
1780; service, 2 mos. 25 days, at Rhode Island, including 5 days (100 miles)
travel home; regiment detached to reinforce Continental Anny for 3 months;
roll dated Gloucester.

Trask, Retire, Beverly. Private, Capt. John Gay's co., Col. Ebenezer Francis's
regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance to camp and home, etc., sworn to in
Suffolk Co., Nov. 29, 1776; said Trask credited with allowance for 2 days (34
miles) travel ; company drafted from Roxbury, Dedham, Needham, Medfield,
Wrentham, Walpole, Medway, Bellingham, Beverly, Danvers, Middleton,
and Manchester.

Trask, Retire, Beverly. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Continental
Army for tlie term of 6 months, agreeable to resolve of June 5, 1780, returned
as received of Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at Spring-
field, July 19, 1780 ; age, 22 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ; complexion, ruddy ; engaged
for town of Beverly ; marched to camp July 19, 1780, under command of Capt.
Clark ; also, pay roll for 6 months men belongmg to the town of Beverly raised
for service in the Contmental Army during 1780; marched to camp July 8,
1780; discharged Jan. 21, 1781; service, 6 mos. 26 days, including travel (240
miles) from camp home. [See Latier Trask.]

Trask, Retire. Capt. Jonathan Procter's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of guards ;
enlisted Nov. 12, 1777 ; service to Feb. 3, 1778, 2 mos. 21 days, at Charlestown.

Trask, Richard. Boy, brigantine "Massachusetts," commanded by Capt. John
Lambert; engaged Dec. 22, 1777. Roll made up for advance pay for 1 month
and sworn to in Suffolk Co.

Trask, Rufus. Private, Capt. Aaron Charles's co., Lieut. Col. Timothy Robinson's
detachment of Hampshire Co. militia ; muster roll dated Garrison at Ticon-
deroga, Feb. 24, 1777; enlisted Dec. 25, 1776; enlistment to expire March 25,
1777.

Trask, Samson, Monson. Corporal, Capt. Ames "Walhridge's co.. Col. David
Brewer's (9th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 14, 1775;
service, 2 mos., 3 weeks, 1 day; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775];
also, Capt. AYalbridge's co., Lieut. Col. Rufus Putnam's (late Col. Brewer's)
regt. ; order for bounty coat dated Roxbury, Nov. 4, 1775; also. Private, Capt.
Aaron Charles's co., Lieut. Col. Timothy Robinson's detachment of Hampshire
Co. mUitia ; muster roll dated Garrison at Ticonderoga, Feb. 24, 1777 ; enlisted
Dec. 25, 1776 ; enlistment to expire March 25, 1777.

Trask, Samuel, Bradford. Return of working tools in Capt. Cogswell's co., Col.
Gerrish's regt., made by said Trask, Sergeant, dated Cambridge, July 17, 1775;
also. Sergeant, Capt. Thomas Cogswell's (2d) co., Col. Gerrish's regt. ; muster
roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; engaged April 24, 1775; service, 99 days; also, Capt.
Cogswell's CO., Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin's (late Col. Samuel Gerrish's)
38th regt. ; company return dated Camp at Sewall's Point, Sept. 27, 1775; also,
pay abstract for Sept., 1775, dated Sewall's Point; also, order for bounty coat
or its equivalent in money dated Camp at Sewall's Point, Nov. 9, 1775.

Trask, Samuel, Edgecomb. Private, Capt. Israel Davis's co., Col. Joseph Frye's
regt. ; marched from home March 7, 1776; service to May 31, 1776, 2 mos. 25
days, in defence of seacoast ; also, same co. ; service from Jmic 1, 1776, to Dec.
5, 1776, 6 mos. 5 days, at Boothbay in defence of seacoast.



m THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 29

Trask, Samuel (also given Samuel, Jr.), Edgecomb. Return of men raised to
serve in the Continental Army, as returned by Moses Noyes, Chairman of
Selectmen and Committee of Newbury; residence, Edgecomb; engaged for
town of Newbury; joined Capt. Bayley's co., Col. Jackson's regt. ; term, 3
years; also. Private, Capt. Wiley's co.. Col. Michael Jackson's regt.; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from March 10, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779;
also, Capt. John Bayley's co.. Col. Jackson's regt. ; pay abstract made up to
May 26, 1777 ; enlisted April 10, 1777.

Trask, Samuel. Private, Capt. John Hall, Jr.'s (1st) co.. Col. Palmer's regt.;
service, 7 days, at Rhode Island ; company assembled March 4, 1776.

Trask, Samuel. Sergeant, Capt. Andrew Elliott's co., Col. Jonathan Holman's
regt. ; service, 18 days; company marched to Providence, R. I., on the alarm
of Dec. 10, 1776.

Trask, Samuel. Capt. Miles Greenwood's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of guards ;
enlisted Nov. 11, 1777 ; service to April 3, 1778, 4 mos. 23 days. Rolls dated
Camp Winter Hill.

Trask, Samuel (also given Samuel, Jr.) . Descriptive list of men raised to rein-
force 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, July 9, 1780; age, 18 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in.;
complexion, dark ; engaged for town of Braintree ; arrived at Springfield July
8, 1780; marched to camp July 9, 1780, under command of Lieut. Jackson, of
the artillery; also, pay roll for 6 months men detached from militia of the
town of Braintree for service in the Continental Ai-my during 1780 ; marched
July 4, 1780 ; discharged Dec. 31, 1780 ; service, 6 mos. 9 days, including travel
(240 miles) home ; also, return of men raised in Suffolk Co. for Continental ser-
vice, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780 ; engaged for town of Braintree ; en-
gaged ]March 31, 1781 ; term, 3 years.

Trask, Samuel. Receipt for firearms, given to Capt. Benjamin Lemont, dated Camp
Coxes Head, Aug. 14, 1781, signed by said Trask and others; also. Private,
Capt. Lemont's co.. Col. Samuel McCobb's regt. ; enlisted July 1, 1781 ; service
to Dec. 1, 1781, 5 mos., near Penobscot ; roll sworn to in Lincoln Co.

Trask, Samuel, Jr. Receipt given to Maj. Dummer Sewall, dated Boothbay, Nov.
10, 1775, signed by said Trask and others belonging to Capt. Timothy Langdon's
CO. stationed at Boothbay, for wages for 1 month ; also. Private, Capt. Lang-
don's CO. ; enlisted July 12, 1775 ; service to Dec. 31, 1775, 6 mos. 4 days ; com-
pany stationed at Boothbay for defence of seacoast.

Trask, Thomas, Sudbury. Drummer, Capt. Joseph Smith's (Sudbury) co.. Col.
James Barrett's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,
3 days; also, Capt. Thaddeus Russell's co.. Col. Jonathan Brewer's regt.;
company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat dated Cam-
bridge Camp, Oct. 26, 1775. [See John Trask.]

Trask, Thomas. Private, Capt. Ichabod Bonney's co.. Col. Nathan Sparhawk's
regt. ; marched Oct. 17, 1778 ; service, 1 mo. 28 days, at Castle Island ; travel
home (4 days) allowed ; company discharged Dec. 11, 1778.

Trask, Tho>la.s. Private, Capt. Joseph Jones's detachment of militia ; marched
June 29, 1779; discharged July 16, 1779; service, 17 days, at Camden, Lincoln
Co., by order of Col. William Jones.

Trask, Thomas. Private, Capt. Archibald McAllister's co.. Col. Samuel McCobb's
regt. ; enlisted July 11, 1779 ; service to Sept. 24, 1779, 2 mos. 13 days, on expe-
dition against Majorbagaduce. Roll endorsed " Reg't at Penobscot."



30 ]VIASSACnUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Trask, William, Beverly. Private, Capt. Larkin Thomdike's (1st Beverly) co.,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Concord; service, 2i days.

Trask, Willlasi, Brimfield (probably) . Private, Capt. James Sherman's co.. Col.
Pyncheon'sregt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 3 days.

Trask, William (also given William, Jr.), Templeton. List of men mustered
by Thomas Newhall, Muster Master for Worcester Co., to serve at Rhode
Island imtil Jan. 1, 17H0; Capt. Wilder 's co.. Col. Grout's regt. ; engaged for
town of Templeton ; mustered July 7, 1779 ; also, Private, Capt. Thomas Fish's
CO., Col. Nathan Tyler's regt. ; enlisted July o, 1779; discharged Dec. 17, 1779;
service, 5 mos. 18 days, at Rhode Island ; roll sworn to at Newport ; also, same
CO. and regt.; pay roll for Dec, 1779, sworn to at Newport, allowing 1 mo.
5 days service at Rhode Island, travel (100 miles) included.

Trask, William. Corporal, Capt. Ebenezer Goodale's co., in a regiment com-
manded by Lieut. Col. Samuel W^illiams; enlisted July 11, 1777; discharged
Aug. 12, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 9 days, including travel home ; company marched
to join Northern army and was discharged 110 miles from home.

Trask, William. Private, Capt. Josiah Wilder's co.. Col. Nathan Sparhawk's
regt. commanded by Maj. Daniel Clap; entered service July 4, 1778; dis-
charged July 15, 1778 ; service, 13 days, at Rutland Barracks ; company raised
for 20 days service. Roll dated Templeton.

Trask, Willl\m. Private, Maj. Nathaniel Heath's co. ; enlisted May 1, 1780; ser-
vice, 3 mos., with guards at and about Boston; enlistment, 3 months; also,
same co. ; enlisted Aug. 1, 1780; discharged Oct. 6, 1780; service, 2 mos. 6
days, with guards at and about Boston ; enlistment, 3 months ; also, pay roll
of a detachment from Maj. Heath's co. ; enlisted Oct. 7, 1780; discharged Oct.
31, 1780; service, 25 days, with guards under Sergt. Samuel Richards at
Watertown after the discharge of Maj. Heath ; also, order on Henry Gardner,
Treasurer, dated WatertoWn, July 13, 1781, signed by said Trask and others,
fur wages for service as guards mider Sergt. Richards.

Trask, William, 2d, Beverly. Private, Lieut. Peter Shaw's co., which marched
probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 2 days.

Traske, Job. Capt. William Hooper's co. ; company receipt for advance pay
for 1 month, given to Daniel Hopkins, dated Salem, Sept. 26, 1775.

Trason, George, Kent (also given Pownal). Private, Major's co., Col. Sprout's
regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec.
31, 1780; residence, Kent; also, descriptive list dated West Point, Jan. 28,
1781; Capt. Henry Sewall's co., 2d Mass. regt.; rank, Private; stature, 5 ft.
10 in. ; hair, black, residence, Pownal ; enlisted Jan. 1, 1777, by Capt. Brewer,
at Ticonderoga; enlistment, during war; reported a mulatto. [See George
Trafton.]

Trassey, Silas. Lieutenant, Capt. John King's co., Col. John Ashley's (Berk-
shire Co.) regt.; entered service June 27, 1780; discharged July 4 (also given
July 1), 1780; service, 8 days; company marched by order of Brig. Gen.
Fellows on the alarm of June 27, 1780, to sustain fort at West Point.

Trasy, "Jury." Private, Capt. Eleazer Crabtree's co. ; enlisted Aug. 26, 1775;
service to Dec. 31, 1775, 4 mos. 15 days; company stationed at Frenchman's
Bay, Lincoln Co., for defence of seacoast.

Trasy, Prince. Return of men raised in Essex Co. for Continental .service, agree-
able to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780; engaged for town of Newburyport; engaged
April 9, 1781 ; term, 3 years.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTIOX. 31

Tratch, Philip, Marblehead. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship
" Salem Packet," commanded by Capt. Joseph Cook, sworn to Nov. 25, 1780;
age, 22 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 3 in. ; complexion, light ; residence, Marblehead.

Traxtl, Giles. Private, Capt. Joseph Clap's co., Col. Israel Chapen's (3d) regt. ;
enlLsted Oct. 16, 1779; discharged Nov. 21, 1779; service, 1 mo. 12 days, at
Claverack, including 5 days (100 miles) travel home; regiment raised to rem-
force Continental Army for 3 months.

Tkavell, Peter. Seaman, State ship " Tartar," commanded by Capt. John Cath-
cart ; engaged July 7, 1782 ; service, 1 mo. 1 day ; reported deserted Aug. 8,
1782. KoU sworn to at Boston.

Travers, . [This name also appears under the form of Traverse, Travertson.]

Travers, John. Carpenter's Mate, on board the armed ship " Deane," commanded
by Capt. Elisha Hiimiau ; descriptive list of officers and crew, dated Boston,
Nov. -, 1780 ; age, 26 jts. ; complexion, light ; occupation, carpenter ; reported
as belonging to Rhode Island.

Traverse, John. Boy, sloop " Providence," commanded by Capt. John Paul Jones ;
list of officers and crew entitled to prize shares in the ship " Alexander," cap-
tured Sept. 20, 1777[6] ; also, Boy, ship " Mars," commanded by Capt. Simeon
Samson; engaged Jmie 1, 1780; discharged Dec. 5, 1780; service, 6 mos. 4
days ; reported as having received wages on account in France ; also reported
deceased ; roll dated Boston.

Travertson, John. Boy, State brig "Tyrannicide," commanded by Capt. John
Allen Hallet ; engaged July 28, 1778 ; discharged Dec. 18, 1778.

Traves, Oliver. Private, Capt. Thomas Brintnal's co., Col. Cyprian Howe's regt. ;
enlisted Aug. 31, 1780; discharged Nov. 1, 1780; service, 2 mos. 5 days; regi-
ment raised in Middlesex Co. to reinforce Continental Army at Rhode Island
for 3 months.

Travice, Asa. Capt. Edmund Lougley"s co., Col. Cogswell's regt. ; enlisted Oct.
12, 1778; discharged Dec. 31, 1778: service, 2 mos. 21 days; company detached
to guard and fortify posts at and about Boston.

Travice, Elijah. List of men raised in Middlesex Co. for the term of 9 months
from the time of their arrival at Fishkill, returned as received of Jonathan
Warner, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. J. Glover, at Fort Arnold, July 8, 1778.

Travice, Joseph. Plane-maker; return for rations allowed in Quartermaster
General's department, dated Fishkill, Oct. 14, 1781.

Travis, . [This name also appears under the form of Traves, Travice.]

Travis, . List of men against whom amounts were charged in an armorer's

account, probably made up in June, 1775 ; Capt. Richerson's (Richardson's) co.

Travis, Asa, Sudbury. Private, Capt. Joseph Smith's (Sudbury) co., Col. James
Barrett's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 3 days.

Travis, Asa, Sudbury. Private, Capt. Thaddeus Russell's co.. Col. Jonathan
Brewer's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 26, 1775; ser-
vice, 3 mos., 1 week, 6 days ; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also,
order for bounty coat dated Prospect Hill, Nov. 13, 1775; also, Private, Capt.
Daniel Whiting's co.. Col. Asa Whitcomb's regt. ; muster roll dated Camp at
Ticonderoga, Nov. 27, 1776; enlisted Jan. 1, 1776.

Travis, Asa. Private, Capt. Joshua Fisk's co., Col. Abner Perrj's regt. ; enlisted
July 28, 1780; discharged July 31. 1780; service, 6 days, on an alarm at Rhode
Island, including 3 days (60 miles) travel home. Roll dated Natick.



32 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Travis, Asaph. Pay roll made up for men who marched on the alarm at Concord
of April lit, 1775, under command of Isaac Locker, Captain of Sudbury troop,
Col. James Brett's (Barrett's) regt. ; service from April 19 to April 21, 1775,
3 days.

TaAvis, Daniel, Natick. Private, Capt. Joseph Morse's co.. Col. Samuel Bul-
lard's regt., which marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; said
Travis marched April 19, 1775; service, 2 days.

Travis, Elijah, Sudbury. Descriptive list of men raised from 4th Middlesex Co.
regt. to reinforce the Continental Army for the term of 9 months, agreeable to
resolve of April 20, 1778, as returned by E. Brooks, Superintendent; Capt.
Cutting's CO., Col. How's regt. ; age, 20 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in. ; complexion,
light; residence, Sudbury; engaged for town of Sudbury; arrived at Fishkill
July 11, 1778.

Travis, Oliver. Private, Capt. Joshua Lealand's co. of guards ; enlisted Oct. 12,
1779; discharged Nov. 10, 1779; service, 1 mo. (also given 29 days) ; company
detached from militia by order of Gen. Hancock to man forts at and about
Boston vmtil Nov. 10, 1779, and stationed at Boston under Maj. Nathaniel
Heath; also, Capt. Daniel Bowker's co.. Col. Webb's regt. ; enlisted Sept. 23,
1781 ; discharged Dec. 4, 1781; service, 2 mos. 21 days, including 10 days (203
miles) travel home ; regiment raised to reinforce Continental Army for 3
months.

Travitts, Benjamin. Private, Capt. David Wheler'sco., Col. Benjamin Simonds's
regt. ; entered service Dec. 16, 177(3 ; discharged Dec. 25, 1776 ; service, 9 days,
at Ticonderoga.

Tkaw, Solomon. Private, Capt. Benjamin Parker's co. ; entered service July 3,
1775; service to Dec. 31, 1775, (J mos., 1 week, 6 days; company stationed on
seacoast in Cumberland Co. Roll sworn to at North Yarmouth.

Tray, John. List of men who took the oath in Suffolk Co. Feb. 24, 1777, required
by Congress to be taken on enlisting into the army.

Trayn, Isaac, Athol. Descriptive list of men raised in "Worcester Co. for the term
of 9 months from the time of their arrival at Fishkill ; Capt. Stockwell's co.,
Col. Sparhawk's regt. ; residence, Athol ; arrived at Fishkill June 7, 1778.

Tratn, Jonathan, Greenwich. Private, Capt. Oliver Lyman's co.. Col. Dike's
regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance home, etc., dated Dorchester, Nov. 27,
1776; 87 miles travel allowed said Trayn.

Tratner, Francis, Hadley. Descriptive list of men raised in Hampshire Co. to
serve in the Continental Army for the term of 9 months, agreeable to resolve of
June 9, 1779, as returned by Noah Goodman, Superintendent ; Capt. Cook's co..
Col. Porter's regt. ; age, 30 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ; complexion, brown ; hair,
brown ; engaged for town of Hadley ; also, list of men returned as received of
Noah Goodman, Superintendent for Hampshire Co., by Justin Ely, Commis-
sioner, dated Springfield ; also, list of men returned as received of Justin Ely,
Commissioner, by Capt. James Cooper, at Springfield, July 19, 1779 ; also, Capt.
Cooper's co. ; entered service July 14, 1779; discharged April 14, 1780; term,
9 months ; 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 Hadley for ser-
vice in the Continental Army during 1780: marched July 5, 1780; discharged
Dec. 14, 1780; service, 5 mos. 15 days, including travel (120 miles) home; also,
account dated Hadley, Jan. 21, 1782, rendered by the Selectmen, of bounties paid
.said Trayner and others by the several classes in said town ; said Trajnier hired
by Class No. 6 to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years, agree-
able to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 33

Traynor, Francis. Private, Capt. Lebbeus Drew's co., Col. "William Shepard's
(4th) regt. ; muster roll for Jan., 1782, dated York Hutts; enlisted July 4,
1781 ; discharged Jan. 17, 1782 ; enlistment, 6 months.

Trea, Caleb. Lieut. Col. Huir.s co., 3d ISIass. regt. ; entered service July 11, 1779;
discharged April 21, 1780; term, 9 months. [See Caleb Free and Caleb Tree.]

Treadway, . [This name also appears under the form of Tradway, Tredway.]

Treadway, Ben-iamin, Princeton. Private, Capt. Ephraim Richard.son's co., Col.
Asa Whitcomb's regt. ; company return dated Charlestown, Prospect Hill,
Oct. 6, 1775.

Treadway, Benjamin. Order on Deacon Joseph Miller, dated Westminster, July
20, 1778, signed by the Selectmen, for bounties allowed said Treadway and
others, agreeable to resolve of Jime 10, 1778 ; also, receipt dated Westminster,
Dec. 12, 1781, for boimty paid said Treadway by Abner Holden, Chairman of a
class of the town of Westminster, to serve in the Continental Anny for the
term of 3 years; also, descriptive list of men raised in Worcester Co. to serve
in the Continental Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as returned by
Setli Waslibum, Superintendent for .said county, June 12 [ ?], 1781 ; age, 33 yrs. ;
stature, 5 ft. 10 in. ; complexion, dark ; occupation, blacksmith ; engaged for
town of Westminster; engaged Dec. 12, 1781; term, 3 years; also, Private,
Capt. Abraham Watson's (3d) co.. Col. John Greaton's (3d) regt.; muster roll
for March, 1782; also, 8th co., Col. Greaton's regt. ; muster roll for May, 1782;
also, Capt. Simon Jackson's (8th) co , Col. Greaton's regt. ; muster rolls for
Sept. and Nov., 1782; also, Capt. William Watson's (6th) co., 3d Mass. regt.
commanded by Lieut. Col. Millen; muster rolls for Dec, 1782-ApriI, 1783;
reported on furlough in Jan. and Feb., 1783; also, order on Lieut. Henry Nel-
son, Paymaster, 3d Mass. regt., dated Cantonment near New Windsor, May
13, 1783, signed by said Treadway and others belonging to Capt. Watson's co.,
for wages for Feb. and March, 1783.

Treadweel, Moses, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Daniel Rogers's co., which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 4 days.

TRE.iDWEL, James. Private, Capt. Noah Moulton Littlefield's co. ; enlisted July
10, 1775 ; service, 6 mos. 6 days ; company stationed at Wells and Anmdel for
defence of seacoast ; also, same co. ; abstract for wages for 1 month and 4 weeks
billeting ; company stationed at Wells and Arimdel for defence of seacoast ;
order for payment of amount of abstract dated Wells, Sept. 16, 1775, and signed
by Capt. Littlefield.

Treadwel, Samuel, Jr. Private, Capt. Noah ISIoulton Littlefield's co. ; enlisted
July 10, 1775 ; service, 6 mos. 6 days ; company stationed at Wells and Arundel
for defence of seacoast.

Treadwell, . [This name also appears under the form of TradAvell, Tradwill,

Treadweel, Treadwel, Treadwill, Tredewell, TredwelL]

Treadwell, , Ip.swich. Sergeant, Capt. Daniel Rogers's co., which marched

on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 4 days.

Treadwell, Daniel. Treasury pay roll for wages of said Treadwell and others
due and made payable to Selectmen of Williamsburg, dated Feb. 26, 1782.
[See Daniel Truesdell.]

Treadwell, Elisha, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Thomas Bumham's co., which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 3 days.

Treadwell, Hammond (also given Hemans), Wells. List of men mustered by
Nathaniel Wells, Muster Master for York Co., dated Wells, Jan. 25, 1777;
Capt. Daniel Wheelwright's co.. Col. Ebenezer Francis's regt. ; term, 3 years ;



34 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Treadwell, Hammond (also given Hemans) , contintved.

reported received State and Continental bounties ; also, Private, Capt. Fran-
cis's CO., Col. Benjamin Tapper's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for
service from Jan. 1, 1777, to June 30, 1777; reported died June 30, 1777 ; also,
Capt. Daniel Wheelwright's co., Col. Ebenezer Francis's regt. ; subsistence
allowed from date of enlistment, Dec. 14, 1776, to date of marching, March 22,



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