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reported mustered by Daniel Souther, Muster Master.

Vinton, David. Private, Capt. Simeon Leach's co.. Col. Benjamin Gill's regt. :
service, 5 days ; company marched from Stoughton March 4, 1776, at the time
of fortifying Dorchester Heights.

Vinton, David. Private, Capt. Simeon Leach's co., Col. Benjamin Gill's regt.;
service, 2 days ; company marclied from Stoughton to Braintree March 21, 1776,
when British ships lay in Boston harbor.

Vinton, David. Private; pay roll of a company in Col. Benjamin Gill's regt. ; ser-
vice, 24 days ; company marclied to Bristol, R. I., April 18, 1777, imder com-
mand of Capt. Robert Swan, of Stoughton.



342 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AXD SAILORS

Vinton, David. Pi ivate, Capt. John Walton's co. ; joined Sept. 4, 1778 ; discharged
Sept. 11, 1778.

Vinton, David, Jr., Stoughton. Private, Capt. Peter Talbot's co., which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 3 days.

Vinton, Ezra, Stoneham. Private, Capt. Samuel Spragne's (Stoneham) co., which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 9 days.

Vinton, John, Braintree. Captain of a Braintree co. of grenadiers, Col. Benjamin
Lincoln's regt., which assembled April 19, 1775; service, 4 days; also, Captain
of a Braintree co.. Col. Benjamin Lincoln's regt., which assembled April 29,
1775 ; service, 3 days ; also. Captain of an Independent co. ; engaged May 3,
1775; service, 8 mos., 2 weeks, 4 days.

Vinton, John, Braintree. Sergeant, Capt. Seth Turner's (Independent) co. ; en-
gaged May 8, 1775 ; service, 8 mos., 1 week, 6 days.

Vinton, John, Dudley. Corporal, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's (Dudley) co. of
Minute-men, Col. Ebenezer Larned's regt., which marched on the alarm of
April 19, 1775; service, 15 days; also, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's co.. Col. Jona-
than Holman's regt. ; service, 21 days; company marched to Rhode Island on
an alarm in Dec, 1776, and was stationed at Providence Jan. 21, 1777.

Vinton, John, Maiden (probably) . Private, Capt. Benjamin Blaney'sco. of militia,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Watertown by order of Col.
Gardner; service, 1 day; also, Corpoi-al, in a company commanded by Capt.
Benjamin Blaney, of Maiden; service, 3 days; company marched to Point
Shirley June 13, 1776, by order of Gen. Lincoln.

Vinton, John, Reading. Sergeant, Capt. John Walton's co., Col. David Green's
regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 9 days; also,
list of men belonging to the train band under Capt. John "Walton, dated Read-
ing, May 13, 1775.

Vinton, John. Private, Capt. John Hall, Jr.'s (1st) co.. Col. Palmer's regt.; ser-
vice, 10 days, at Rhode Island ; company assembled March 4, 1776.

Vinton, John. Private, Capt. Eliphalet Sawen's co., Col. 'William Mcintosh's
regt.; enlisted March 25, 1778; discharged April 7, 1778 ; service, 13 days, with
guards at Roxbury.

Vinton, John. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. William Waitt's co., Middlesex Co. regt. of
Mass. militia ; list of officers ; commissioned June 29, 1778.

Vinton, John. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Cowdry's co.. Col. Jacob Garish's (Ger-
rish's) regt. of guards; service from July 2 to July 16, 1778, 17 [15] days, at
Winter Hill.

Vinton, John. 1st Lieutenant, Capt. William Green's (2d) co., Col. Fox's (2d
Middlesex Co.) regt. of Mass. militia ; list of officers ; commissioned Feb. 18,
1779.

Vinton, Joseph, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. Frederick Pope's co.. Col. Paul
Dudley Sergeant's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 29,
1775; service, 1 mo. 5 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also,
order for bounty coat dated camp before Boston, Nov. 11, 1775.

Vinton, Joseph. Private, Capt. Thomas White's co.. Col. Joseph Palmer's regt. ;
service, 5 days; company assembled March 4, 1776, marched to Dorchester
Neck and served there and at other places between that date and May 1, 1776.

Vinton, Joseph. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's co.. Col. Jonathan Holman's
regt. ; service, 43 days ; company marched to Rhode Island on an alarm in
Dec, 1776, and was stationed at Providence Jan. 21, 1777.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 343

Vinton, Joseph. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's co., Col. Jonathan Holman's
regt. ; service, 30 days; company stationed at Fort Edward Oct. 17, 1777.

Vinton, Joseph (also given Joseph, Jr.) . List of men mustered to serve in the
Continental Army for the term of 9 months ; said Vinton appears among men
belonging to Capt. Green's co.. Col. Denny's regt. ; engaged for town of Leices-
ter; mustered May 9 [year not given]; also, descriptive list of men raised
from Capt. Healle's (Healy's) co., Col. Holman's regt., to serve in the Conti-
nental Army for the term of 9 months, as returned by Capt. Samuel Green
to Col. Denny, dated Leicester, May 25, 1778; age, 20 yrs. ; stature, 6 ft.;
complexion, light; joined Capt. Green's co.. Col. Denny's regt. ; also, return
dated Leicester, Dec. 17, 1778, made by Capt. Samuel Green, of men raised to
reinforce the Continental Army for the term of 9 months, agreeable to resolve
of April 20, 1778, and delivered toMaj. Washbom, Superintendent for Worces-
ter Co., on or before May 26, 1778, said men being part of the quota assigned to
the town of Leicester ; also, descriptive list of men raised for Continental ser-
vice, as returned by Seth "Wa.shburn, Superintendent for "Worcester Co. [year
not given]; Capt. Healle's co., Col. Holman's regt.; age, 20 yrs.; stature, 6
ft. ; complexion, light.

Vinton, Josiah. Private, Capt. Thomas White's co., Col. Joseph Palmer's regt. ;
service, 15 days ; company assembled March 4, 1776, marched to Dorchester
Neck and served there and at other places between that date and May 1, 1776 ;
also, Capt. Samuel Holbrook'sco., Col. Bass's regt. ; service, 2 days; company
assembled Jime 14, 1776, and marched from Middle Precinct in Braintree to
Hoff's (Hough's) Neck and Hull.

Vinton, Levi, Chesterfield. Private, Capt. John Hastings's co., Col. Henry Jack-
son's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Oct. 1, 1777, to
Dec. 31, 1779; credited to town of New Braintree; also, Capt. Hastings's co.,
Col. Jackson's regt. commanded by William S. Smith ; pay rolls for Oct. and
Nov., 1778; also, Capt. Hastings's (6th) co.. Col. Jackson's regt. ; muster roll
for April, 1770, dated Pawtuxet ; enlisted Oct. 1, 1777 ; enlistment, 3 years ;
reported on command at Newtown ; also, same co. and regt. ; return certified at
Providence, July 13, 1779; also, same co. and regt.; payroll for July, 1779;
also, Capt. Hastings's (2d) co.. Col. Jackson's (16th) regt.; pay roll for Oct.,
1779; also, same co. and regt.; regimental return made up to Dec. 31, 1779,
dated Camp at Providence ; also, same co. and regt. ; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Sept. 1, 1780 ; also, return certified at
Camp near INIorristown, April 30, 1780, of ofiicers and men belonging to Col.
Lee's, Col. Henley's, and Col. Jackson's regts., and men belonging to Massa-
chusetts in Col. Henry Sherburne's regt., who were incorporated into a regi-
ment under the command of Col. Henry Jackson, agreeable to the arrangement
of April 9, 1779 ; Capt. Hastings's co. ; rank. Private ; residence, Chesterfield ;
engaged for town of New Braintree ; engaged Oct. 1, 1777 ; term, 3 years.

Vinton, Nathaniel, Northampton (also given Chesterfield) . Return of men raised
for Continental service, as returned by Capt. Oliver Lyman and Capt. Joseph
Cooke ; residence, Northampton ; engaged for town of Northampton ; joined
Capt. Lyman's co.. Col. Lee's regt. ; also. Private, Capt. John Hastings's co.,
Col. Henry Jackson's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
Oct. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Hastings's co.. Col. Jackson's regt.
commanded by William S. Smith: pay rolls for Oct. and Nov., 1778; also,
Capt. Hastings's (6th) co.. Col. Jackson's regt. ; muster roll for Ajiril, 1779,
dated Pawtuxet; enlisted Oct 1, 1777; enlistment, 3 years; also, same co. and
regt.; return dated Providence, July 13, 1770; also, same co. and regt.; pay
roll for July, 1779; also, Capt. Hastings's (2d) co.. Col. Jackson's (16th) regt. ;
pay roll for Oct., 1779; also, same co. and regt. ; regimental return made up to
Dec. 31, 1779, dated Camp at Providence; also, same co. and regt. ; Continen-



S4A MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Vinton, Nathaniel, continued.

tal Army pay accounts for service from Jaii. 1, 1780, to Sept. 1, 1780; residence,
Chesterfield ; also, return certified at Camp near Morristown, April 30, 1780,
of oflScers and men belonging to Col. Lee's, Col. Henley's, and Col. Jackson's
regts., and men belonging to Mas^acluisetts in Col. Henry Sherburne's regt.,
who were incorporated into a regiment under the command of Col. Henry Jack-
son, agreeable to the arrangement of April 9, 1779; Capt. Hastuigs's co. ; rank.
Private ; residence, Chesterfield ; engaged for town of Southampton ; engaged
Oct. 1, 1777 ; term, 3 years.

Vinton, Pelatiah, Monson. Private, Capt. Reuben Munn's (Monson) co., which
marched April 21, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Cam-
bridge ; left Cambridge April 25, 1775 ; service, 8 days ; reported returned
home.

Vinton, Ralph. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's co., Col. Jonathan Holman's
regt. ; service, 6 days ; company marched to Rhode Island on an alarm in Dec,
1776, and was stationed at Providence Jan. 21, 1777.

Vinton, Samuel, New Braintree (also given Greenfield). List of men raised to
serve in the Contmental Army, as returned by Capt. John Thompson, sworn
to in Hampshire Co., April 5, 1777; residence, New Braintree (also given
Greenfield) ; engaged for town of Pelham (also given New Braintree) ; joined
Capt. Limon's (Lyman's) co. ; tenn to expire Jan. 1, 1780.

Vinton, Samuel. Capt. Phineas Smith's co.. Col. Porter's regt., which inarched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 2 days ; reported a Doctor.

Vinton, Samuel. Private, Capt. Robert Swan's co., Col. Benjamin Gill's regt. ;
service, 3 days ; company marched from Stoughton to Squantum (The Moon)
June 13, 1776, when the British fleet left Boston harbor.

Vinton, Seth, Stoughton. Private, Capt. Seth Tunier's (Independent) co. ; en-
listed Jan. 17, 1776; service, 2 mos. 20 days; company stationed at Braintree
from Jan. 1, 1776, to May 22, 1776; also, Capt. Robert Swan's co., Col. Ben-
jamin Gill's regt.; service, 3 days; company marched from Stoughton to
Squantum (The Moon) June 13, 1776, when the British fleet left Boston
harbor.

Vinton, Thomas, Stoneham. Private, Capt Samuel Sprague's (Stoneham) co.,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 2 days.

Vinton, Thomas. Private, Capt. Thomas White's co.. Col. Joseph Palmer's regt. ;
service, 15 days ; company assembled March 4, 1776, marched to Dorchester
Neck and served there and at other places between that date and May 1, 1776,

Vinton, Thomas. Private, Lieut. "William Burbeck's co. ; enlisted Jan. 17, 1780;
discharged July 25, 1780 ; service, 6 mos. 9 days ; company raised for defence
of Castle and Governor's Islands and commanded by His Excellency John
Hancock.

Vinton, Thomas. Private, Capt. Thomas Newcomb's co.. Col. Ebenezer Thayer's
regt.; enlisted July 28, 1780; discharged Oct. 31, 1780; service, 3 mos. 7 days,
probably at Rhode Island, including 3 days ((iO miles) travel home ; company
ordered part to "West Point and part to Rhode Island; regiment raised in
Suffolk Co. to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Vinton, Timothy, Dudley. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's (Dudley) co. of
Minute-men, Col. Ebenezer Larned's regt., which marched on the alarm of
April 19, 1775 ; service, 15 days.

Vinton, Timothy, Stoneham. Private, Capt. Samuel Sprague's (Stoneham) co.,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 2 days.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 345

Vinton, Timothy. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Cowdry's co.. Col. Jacob Garish's
(Gerrish's) regt. of guards; service from July 2 to July 16, 1778, 17 [1.")] days,
at Winter Hill.

Vinton, Timothy. Receipt dated Reading, July 2, 1781, for bounty paid said Vin-
ton by Paul Sweetser, Chairman of Class No. 7 of tlie town of Reading, to .serve
in the Continental Army for the tenn of 1 year ; also, descriptive ILst of men
raised in Middlesex Co., agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as returned by
Joseph Ilosmer, Superintendent for said county ; age, IG yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in. ;
complexion, dark; hair, dark; eyes, dark; occupation, farmer; engaged for
Xovm of Reading; engaged July 2, 1781 ; term, 1 year.

Vinton, "William. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Clap's co.. Col. Benjamin Hawes's
regt.; entered service July 26, 1778 ; discharged Aug. 15, 1778 ; service, 21 days,
at Rhode Island.

Vinton, William. Capt. Nathan Smith's co., Col. Jacobs's regt. ; enlisted June
-, 1778; service, 5 mos. 21 days[ ?], at Rhode Island; also, Private, same co.
and regt. ; pay roll for Nov., 1778 ; service, 1 mo.,

Vinton, William. Private, Capt. Nathan Alden's co., Maj. Gary's regt. ; marched
July 30, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 1, 1780 ; service, 3 days ; company marched to
Rhode Island on an alarm.

Viol, Allen. Private, Capt. Jabez Bullock's co., Col. Thomas Carpenter's regt. ;
entered service Aug. 1, 1780; discharged Aug. 9, 1780; service, 9 days; com-
pany marched to Tiverton, R. I., on the alarm of Aug. 1, 1780, and there served
under Gen. Heith. Roll sworn to at Rehoboth.

Viol, Benjamin. Private, Capt. James Hills's co., Col. Carpenter's regt. ; entered
service Dec. 11, 1776; discharged Dec. 22, 1776; service, 12 days, on the alarm
at Bristol, R. I., of Dec. 8, 1776. Roll sworn to at Rehoboth.

Viol, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Jabez Bullock's co.. Col. Thomas Carpenter's
regt.; entered service Aug. 5, 1780; discharged Aug. 9, 1780; service, 5 days;
company marched to Tiverton, R. I., on the alarm of Aug. 1, 1780, and there
served under Gen. Heith. Roll sworn to at Rehoboth.

Viol, John. Sergeant, Capt. Jabez Bullock's co.. Col. Tliomas Carpenter's regt.;
entered service Aug. 1, 1780; discharged Aug. 9, 17S0; service, 9 days; com-
pany marched to Tiverton, R. I., on the alarm of Aug. 1, 1780, and there served
under Gen. Heith. Roll sworn to at Rehoboth.

Viol, Nathaniel, Rehoboth. Private, Capt. Joseph Cole's co.. Col. John Jacobs's
regt. ; enlLsted June 20, 1778 ; service, 6 mos. 12 days, at Rhode Island ; enlist-
ment to expire Jan. 1, 1779.

Viol, Samuel, Lynn. Corporal, Capt. Joseph Williams's co.. Col. Greaton's regt. ;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780;
also, descriptive list dated West Point, Jan. 2.5, 1781 ; Col. John Greaton's (3d)
regt. ; age, 21 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. G in. ; complexion, light ; hair, light ; eyes,
blue; residence, Lynn; enlisted Feb. 9, 1777, by Lieut. Tuttle; enlistment,
during war; also. Sergeant, Capt. Simon Jackson's (8th) co., Col. John Grea-
ton's (3d) regt. ; muster roll for Nov., 1782.

Violet, David, Boston. Private, Capt. Theodore Bliss's co.. Col. John Paterson's
regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775].

Viollete, William. Marine, ship " Protector," commanded by Capt. John Fo.ster
Williams ; engaged Feb. 16, 1781 ; .service, 2 mos. 19 days ; reported captured
May 5, 1781.

ViRGEN, Abijah. Receipt given to Benjamin Heywood, Paymaster, 4th regt., dated
Camp Mt. Washington, Sept. 30, 1776, signed by said Virgen and others be-
longing to Capt. Thompson's co., for wages, etc., due prior to Jan. 1, 1776.



346 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Virgil, . [This name also appears under the form of Virgin, Vurgin.]

Virgil, Asa, Alford (also given Nobletown) . List of men mustered between Jan.
20, 1777, and June 1, 1778, by Truman "Wheler, Muster Master for Berkshire Co. ;
Capt. Alvord's co.. Col. Shepard's regt. ; term, during war ; reported received
State boimty; also, Private, Capt. Leamed's co., Col. Sheppard's (4tli) regt.;
Continental Army pay accoimts for service from Feb. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779;
also, Cajjt. Job Alvord's CO., Col. Shepard's (3d) regt.; return dated Jan. 31,
1778; residence, Alford ; enlisted for town of Alford; mustered by State and
Continental Muster Masters ; also, same co. and regt.; muster rolls for Oct.
and Nov., 1778, dated Providence; reported sick in hospital in Oct., 1778, on
furlough in Nov., 1778; also, Capt. Simon Lamed's co., Col. SheiJard's regt. ;
muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence; enlisted Jan. 1 (also
given Feb. 1) , 1777 ; enlistment, during war ; reported on command at New-
town; also, Corporal, same co. and regt. ; Continental Anny pay accounts for
service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; residence, Nobletown; reported as
serving 9 mos. as Sergeant, 3 mos. as Corporal ; also reported promoted to
Corporal Nov. 9, 1780; also. Private, same co. and regt. ; return for gratuities,
dated Highlands, Feb. 24, 1780; gratuity paid said Virgil Jan. 30, 1780; also,
same co. and regt. ; muster roll for July, 1781, dated Phillipsburgh ; reported
at Verplanck's Point ; also, muster roll for Aug., 1781, swoni to at Peekskill ;
reported at Verplanck's Point; also, muster roll for Sept., 1781, dated Camp
Continental Village; also, muster roll for Oct. and Nov., 1781, dated York
Hutts.

ViRGiLL, Asa. Corporal, Capt. Simon Lamed's co., Col. "William Shepard's (4th)
regt.; muster roll for May, 1781, dated West Point; enlistment, during war;
reported at Stony Point ; also, muster roll for June, 1781 ; reported at Ver-
planck's Point; also, muster roll for Jan., 1782, dated Hutts and sworn to at
West Point.

A'iKGiN, . [This name also appears miderthe form of Vargan, Virgen.]

Virgin, AnuAH. Private, Capt. Joseph Thompson's (1st) co., Lieut. Col. Thomas
Nixon's (4th) regt. ; regimental return dated North Castle, Nov. 9, 1776; also,
company receipts for wages for Oct., Nov., and Dec, 1776; also, Lieut. Col.
Nixon's regt. ; return of men who engaged to servo the month of Jan., 1777,
dated Springfield ; reported 200 miles from home.

ViRTE, John, Marblehead. Descriptive list dated Hutts, three miles from West
Point, Jan. 28, 1781 ; Light Infantry co., 9th ISIass. regt. commanded by Col.
Henry Jackson ; rank. Private; age, 26 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ; complexion,
dark; hair, dark; occupation, mariner; residence, Marblehead; enlisted Jan.
1, 1777, by Lieut. J. Clap ; enlistment, during war.

ViRTEE, John. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for
Suffolk Co., dated Boston, March 2, 1777; Capt. Amos Cogswell's co.. Col.
Wesson's regt. ; reported received State bounty.

Virtu, John, Marblehead. Private, 2d co.. Col. James Wesson's regt. ; Continen-
tal Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; resi-
dence, Marblehead ; credited to town of ZMarblehead ; also, Capt. Amos
Cogswell's CO., Col. Wesson's regt. ; return dated Jan. 25, 1778; mustered by
Col. Barber, State Muster Master.

VlSBEE, Jacob. Capt. Samuel Shaw's co., 3d Artillery regt. ; return made by order
of Gen. Heath, dated West Point, Jan. 9, 1781 ; engaged Jan. 4, 1777, by Lieut.
Ingersoll; term, during war.

ViSBEY, . [This name also appears under the form of Visbee, Vispee, Wesbe.]



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 347

ViSBEY, Jacob, alias Jacob Yispee. Matross, Capt. Stephen Buckland's co.,Col.
John Crane's (3d Artillery) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service
from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; also, same co. and regt.; return of men
who were in service prior to Aug. 1, 1777, and who had not been absent subse-
quently except by leave of proper authority, certified at Park of Artillery near
Morristown, Jan. 20, 1780.

VisouNG, Peter. Seaman, brigantine "Active," commanded by Capt. Allen
Hallet; engaged June 12, 1779; discharged Aug. 31, 1779; service, 2 mos. 20
days. Roll sworn to in Suffolk Co.

ViSPEE, Jacob, alias Jacob Visbey, Philadelphia. Matross, Capt. Buckland's co..
Col. John Crane's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan.
4, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1780: residence, Philadelphia; also, Capt. Samuel Shaw's
CO., Col. John Crane's (3d Artillery) regt. ; muster roll for Feb. and March,
1781, dated West Point; enlistment, during war; reported on command with
Gen. Knox; also, muster roll for April, 1781, dated North Redoubt; reported
on command with Gen. Knox.

ViSTEE, Anto., Rochester. Capt. Nathaniel Hammond's (2d Rochester) co. of
militia, which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19,
1775, to Marshfield ; service, 4 days.

ViusLLEZ, Gabriel. Seaman, brigantine " Freedom," commanded by Capt. Jolui
Clouston ; engaged May 16, 1777 ; discharged July 9, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 23 days.
[See Gabriel Oillie, Gabriel Voley, Gabriel VuisUez, and Gabriel Walhick.]

Vmphress, John. Capt. Edward Fettyplace's co. of coast guards; memorandum
of beef delivered ; date of delivery, Feb. 18, 1777.

Voast, Elisha. Descriptive list of officers and men on board the brigantine
"Active," taken by Benjamin Ellinwood, Captain, the day of sailing from
Beverly on voyage to Gottenburg, retiu'ned by Samuel Cabot, Agent, and sworn
to at Beverly, July 6, 1780 ; age, 21yrs. ; complexion, light ; birthplace, Milton.

VoAX, Thomas. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Heath's detachment, Col. Crafts's regt. ;
service, 1^ mos. ; detachment drafted for service at and about Boston, agree-
able to resolve of Sept. 16, 1777.

Voce, Bill. Sergeant, Capt. Oliver Voce's (Milton) co.. Col. Robertson's (Robin-
son's) regt. ; service, 15 days, probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; company
marched to Roxbury after the fight at Concord and there served before com-
pletion of standing army.

Voce, John. Fifer, Capt. Oliver Voce's (Milton) co., Col. Robertson's (Robinson's)
regt.; service, 10 days, probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775; company
marched to Roxbury after the fight at Concord and there served before com-
pletion of standing army.

Voce, John. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's co., Col. Jonathan Holman's regt. ;
service, 30 days; company stationed at Fort Edward Oct. 17, 1777.

Voce, John. Private, Capt. Daniel Harrington's co.. Col. Jonathan Reed's regt. of
guards ; muster rolls dated Cambridge, May 9, and June 1, 1778 ; enlisted April
1, 1778; enlistment, 3 months from April 2, 1778; also, same co. and regt.;
joined April 2, 1778 ; service to July 3, 1778, 3 mos. 2 days, at Cambridge.

Voce, John. Private, Capt. Joshua "Walker's co.. Col. Samuel Deaimey's (Denny's)
regt. ; enlisted Oct. 2.">, 1779; discharged Nov. 23, 1779; service, 1 mo. 11 days,
including travel (200 miles) home ; regiment detached to join Continental
Anny and ordered to march to Claverack to serve for 3 months. Roll dated
"Wobuni.



818 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Voce, Jonathan. Corporal, Capt. Oliver Voce's (Milton) co., Col. Robertson's
(Kobinsou's) regt. ; service, 10 days, probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775;
company marched to Koxbury after the fight at Concord and there served
before completion of standing army.

Voce, Moses, Milton. Prize Master, ship " Pilgrim,' commanded by Capt. Joseph
Kobinson; descriptive list of officers and crew, dated Aug. 2, 1780; age, 30
yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ; complexion, light; residence, Milton.

Voce, Nathan. Private, Capt. Oliver Voce's (Milton) co.. Col. Robertson's (Robin-
son's) regt. ; service, 15 days, probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; com-
pany marched to Koxbury after the light at Concord and there served before
completion of standing army.

Voce, Oliver. Captain of a Milton co.. Col. Robertson's (Robinson's) regt.; ser-
vice, 15 days, probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; company marched to
Roxbury after tlie fight at Concord and there served before completion of
standing army.

Voce, Spencer. Capt. Tood's (Todd's) 6th co. ; return of men belonging to the
State regiment of artillery, entitled to an additional bounty of £15, as returned
by Col. T. Crafts, dated Boston, Jan. 12, 1778.

Voce, William, Milton. Ship Steward, ship "Pilgrim," commanded by Capt.
Joseph Robinson ; descriptive list of officers and crew, dated Aug. 2, 1780 ;
age, 30 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in. ; complexion, light; residence, Milton.

Voce, "William. Sergeant, Capt. Oliver Voce's (Milton) co., Col. Robertson's
(Robinson's) regt. ; service, 15 days, probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775;
company marched to Roxbury after the fight at Concord and there served
before completion of standing army.

Voce, "William. Private, Capt. Samuel Fales's co.. Col. J. Dagget's regt.; ser-
vice, 2 mos. 2(3 days, at Rhode Island ; company marched Jan. 6, 1778, and
was discharged April 1, 1778; regiment drafted to serve under Gen. Spencer
for 3 months from Jan. 1, 1778.



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