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1777; said Treadwell credited with 99 rations; also, Capt. Wheelwright's co..
Col. Tupper's regt.; return dated Jan. 25, 1778; residence. Wells; engaged
for town of Wells; mustered by County Muster Master Wells and by Col.
Varrick, Continental Muster Master ; reported died June 27, 1777.

Treadwell, Jonathan. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Continen-
tal Army for the term of G months, agreeable to resolve of June 5, 1780, returned
as received of Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at Spring-
field, Aug. 5, 1780 ; age, 20 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in. ; complexion, light ; engaged
for town of Wells ; arrived at Springfield Aug. 4, 1780 ; marched to camp Aug.
5, 1780, under command of Capt. Samuel Carr; also, pay roll for 6 months
men raised by the town of Wells for service in the Continental Ai-my during
1780; marched to camp July 20, 1780; discharged Dec. 15, 1780; service, 5
mos. 10 days, including travel (300 miles) home; also, receipt dated Wells,
March 15, 1781, for bounties paid said Treadwell and others by the Selectmen
to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years, agreeable to resolve
of Dec. 2, 1780.

Treadwell, Masters, Wells. Private, Capt. Joshua Bragdon's co.. Col. James
Scamman's (30th) regt.; company return [probably Oct., 1775], includmg
abstract of pay to last of July, 1775; enlisted May 3, 1775; discharged Sept.
27, 1775; also, Capt. John Wentworth's co.. Col. Aaron Willard's regt.; pay
abstract for travel allowance, etc., from home to Bennington, dated Boston,
Jan. 6, 1777; 302 miles travel allowed said Treadwell; also, same co. and
regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., home from place of discharge,
Fort Edward, dated Boston, Jan. 15, 1777; 392 miles travel allowed said
Treadwell ; also, 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; reported received State and
Continental bounties; also. Private, Capt. Francis's co., Col. Benjamin Tup-
per's regt. ; Continental Army pay accovmts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to
Dec. 13, 1779; reported discharged D(;c. 13, 1779; also, Capt. Wheelwright's
CO., Col. Francis's regt. ; subsistence allowed from date of enlistment, Dec. 14,
1776, to date of marching, March 22, 1777; credited with 99 rations; also,
Capt. Wheelwright's CO., Col. Tupper's regt. ; return dated Jan. 25, 1778; resi-
dence. Wells; engaged for town of Wells; mustered by County Muster Master
Wells and by Col. Varrick, Continental Muster Ma.ster; also, Capt. Samuel
Page's (Liglit Infantry) co., Col. Tupper's regt. ; muster roll dated West Point,
April 5, 1779; enlistment, 3 years; also, return of men mustered by Nathaniel
Wells, Muster Master for York Co., certified in York Co., June 6, 1780; said
Treadwell appears among men mustered to serve for 8 months in defence of
eastern Massachusetts, agreeable to resolve of March 25, 1780; residence.
Wells.

Treadwell, !Moses, Ipswich. 1st Lieutenant, Capt. William Wade's co., Col.
Willys'sregt. ; list of officers; commissioned Feb. 23, 1776; a^so, 1st Lieutenant,
Capt. Ebenezer Lord's (5th) co., 3d Essex Co. regt. of Mass. militia: list of
officers chosen by the several companies in said regiment, as returned b> Jona^
than Cogswell and others, field officers, dated Ipswich, May 6, 1776; ordered
in Council May 7, 1776, that said officers be commissioned ; reported commis-
sioned May 7, 1776; also, 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Ebenezer Lord's co.. Col.
Timothy Pickering, Jr.'s regt. ; return made to Maj. Gen. James Warren, of



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Treadwell, Moses, continued.

officers of a regiment raised by Drig. Micliael Farley from his brigade and
ordered to march to Daiibury, Conn., via Providence, dated Ipswich, Dec. 24,
1776; company raised in Ipswich.

Treadwell, Nat., 3d, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Natlianiel Wade's co. of Minute-
men, which marched April 19, 1775, to Mystic, on April 20 were ordered to
Salem, on the 21st to Ipswich, thence to headquarters at Cambridge ; service
to May 10, 1775, 3 weeks.

Treadwell, Nathaniel, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Natlianiel Waide's co. of
volxmteers. Col. John Baker's (3d Essex Co.) regt. ; muster roll dated April
17, 1775 ; also, same co. ; company return dated June 5, 1775 ; company marched
to Cambridge; also, Capt. Wade's co.. Col. Little's regt. ; muster roll dated
Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 15, 1775 ; service, 11 weeks ; also, order for money
in lieu of bounty coat dated Dec. 21, 1775.

Treadwell, Nathaniel, Ipswich. Return of men raised to serve in the Conti-
nental Army from Col. Jonathan Cogswell's (3d Essex Co.) regt., as returned
to Brig. Gen. M. Farley; residence, Ix)swich ; engaged for town of Ipswich;
joined Capt. Treadwell's co. ; term, 3 years; also, li.st of men mu.stered by
Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, May 25, 1777;
Col. Crane's regt. ; reported received State bounty; also, Corporal, Capt. Wil-
liam Treadwell's co.. Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt. ; Continental Army
pay accotmts for service from May 16, 1777, to May 16, 1780.

Treadwell, Nathaniel, Wells. Private, Capt. Joshua Bragdon's (Wells) co.,
which marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 5 days ; re-
ported enlisted April 21, 1775; also, Capt. Bragdon's co.. Col. James Scam-
mon's (30th) regt.; company return [probably Oct., 1775]; enlisted May 3,
1775; also, Capt. Jolm Wentworth's co.. Col. Aaron Willard's regt.; pay
abstract for travel allowance, etc., from home to Bennington, dated Boston,
Jan. 6, 1777 ; .302 miles travel allowed said Treadwell ; also, same co. and regt. ;
pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., home from place of discharge, Fort
Edward, dated Boston, Jan. 15, 1777 ; 392 uliles travel allowed said Treadwell.

Treadwell, Nathaniel (also given Nathaniel, Jr.). Corporal, Capt. Benjamin
Gould's CO., Col. Wade's regt. : entered service July 6, 1780; discharged Oct.
10, 1780 ; service, 3 mos. 17 days, including 12 days (240 miles) travel home ;
regiment raised in Essex Co. to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months : also,
petition dated Ipswich, Oct. 17, 1782, signed by said Treadwell and others!
asking for wages for 3 mos. service in 1780 in Capt. Gould's co.. Col. Nathaniel
Wade's regt. ; petition endorsed " Nov'r 4th 1782 Withdraw."
Treadwell, Samuel, Peterborough. Private, Capt. William Scott's co. of Minute-
men, Col. Paul Dudley Sargent's regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in
response to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service to April 23, 1775, 3 days ; also,
Capt. Scott's CO., Col. Sargent's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted
April 23, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 16 days ; also, order for boimty coat or its equiv-
alent in money dated Cambridge, Dec. 28, 1775.

Treadwell, Samuel, Wells. Sergeant, Capt. Abel Moulton's co., Col. Jonathan
Titcomb's regt. ; service from May 19, 1777, to July 18, 1777, 2 mos. 1 day, at
Rhode Island.

Treadwell, Samuel (also given Samuel, Jr.) . Private, Capt. Noah M. Little-
field's CO.; abstract for wages for 1 month and 4 weeks billeting; company
stationed at Wells and Arundel for defence of seacoast; order for pajsinent
of amount of abstract dated Wells, Sept. 16, 1775, and signed by Capt. Little-
field ; also, return endorsed "May 8 1777," of men drafted from 1st York Co.
regt. to serve at Rhode Island or elsewhere in New England for the term of 2
months.



36 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Treadwkll, Samcel. Corporal, (late) Capt. Samuel Sayer's cc, commanded by
Lieut. Samuel Young subsequent to Aug. 3, 1779, (late) Maj. Littletield's
detachment of York Co. militia; entered service July 7, 1779; discharged
Sept. 6, 1779; service, 2 mos., on Penobscot expedition.

Treadwell, Thomas, Littleton. Sergeant, Capt. Samuel Reed's co. of Minute-
men, Col. ^Villiam Proscott's regt., which marched in response to the alarm
of April 19, 1775; service, 10 days; also, account showing sums of money to
be paid from the public treasury to sundry persons for losses sustained at
battles of Lexington and Bunker Hill ; amounts allowed in Council June 13,
177(5 ; also, Sergeant, Capt. Samuel Gilbert's co.. Col. William Prescott's regt. ;
muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; engaged May 15, 1775; service, 78 days; also,
comi)auy return dated Cambridge, Sept. 28, 1775; also, order for bounty coat
dated Camp at Cambridge, Oct. 30, 1775.

Treadwell, "William, "Worcester. Private, Capt. Timothy Bigolow's co. of Minute-
men and militia, Col. Artemas "Ward's regt., which marched on the alarm of
April 19, 1775 ; service, 7 days ; reported returned home.

Treadwell, "William, "Worcester. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Edward Crafts's co., Col.
Richard Gridley's (Artillery) regt. ; muster roll made up to Aug. 1, 1775, dated
Cambridge ; engaged April 25, 1775 ; service, 13 weeks G days ; reported promoted
to 1st Lieutenant June 29, 1775; also. Captain, Col. John Crane's (Artillery)
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31,
1780 ; reported on command after deserters in Sept., 1777 ; also, return of officers
for clothing, certified at Boston, Sept. 25, 1778; also, list of offio<!rs who were
to continue in the service, as returned by Thomas Vose, Captain and Adjutant,
dated Boston, Jan. 19, 1781 ; also. Captain, Col. Crane's (3d Artillery) regt. ;
muster rolls for Feb., March, and Ai)ril, 1781, dated "West Point ; appointed
Jan. 1, 1777; term, during war; reported on command at Boston in Feb. and
March, 1781; also, muster rolls for Aug. and Sept., 1781; also, receipt given
to Capt. Lieut. Knowles, signed by said Treadwell and others belonging to
Col. Crane's regt., for subsistence money for June, 1782.

Treadwill, "William, "Worcester. 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Edward Crafts's co.. Col.
Richard Gridley's (Artillery) regt. ; company return dated French Lines, Oct.
12, 1775.

Treat, . [This name also appears imder the form of Treet, Treete, Trete.]

Treat, Cornelius. Private, Capt. Isaac Marsh's co.. Col. Sears's regt. ; mustered
July 21, 1781; discharged Nov. 2, 1781; service, 3 mos. 12 days, imder Brig.
Gen. Stark ; company raised in Berkshire Co. and stationed at Fort Plains,
Tryon Co. ; order for payment of amount of roll dated at Stockbridge and
signed by Capt. Marsh.

Treat, Cornelius. Private, 6th co. ; entry dated Dec. 20, 1783, of an order for
wages for May-Dec. [year not given], appearing in a register of orders accepted
on account of wages, etc.

Treat, " Dorothius." Private, Capt. Aaron Rowley's co., Col. John Ashley's de-
tachment of Berkshire Co. militia; entered service July 22, 1777; discharged
Aug. 13, 1777 ; service, 23 days, at Stillwater.

Treat, John. Private, Capt. Josiah Yale's co., Col. Rosseter's regt.; entered ser-
vice Oct. 12, 1781 ; discharged Oct. 20, 1781 ; service, 12 days ; mileage out and
home (IfiO mile.s) allowed ; company marched from Lee and Lenox to Still-
water Oct. 12, 1781, by order of Brig. Gen. Rosseter on an alarm.

Treat, John. Private, Capt. John Bacon's co.. Col. Caleb Hyde's regt., Gen.
Rosseter's brigade ; entered service Oct. 20, 1781 ; discharged Oct. 28, 1781 ;
service, 9 days, at Stillwater on an alarm.



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Treat, John B. Private, Capt. Hezekiah Russell's (2d) co. of volunteers, 2d
Hampshire Co. regt. ; service, 6 days, against the Insurgents at Springfield
June 12, 1782, at Hadley, June 13, 1782, and at Northampton May G, Jime 15,
16, 17, 1782, by order of Elisha Porter, Sheriff.

Treat, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Joseph Smith's co. ; enlisted Feb. 15, 1776;
service to Feb. 29, 1776, in defence of seacoast ; roll dated Truro and sworn to
at Eastham ; also, same co. ; service from May 31, 1776, to Nov. 22, 1776, 5 mos.
22 days ; company stationed at Truro for defence of seacoast.

Treat, Richard. Corporal, Capt. Peter Porter's detachment. Gen. Fellows's
(Berkshire Co.) brigade; entered service July 1, 1778; discharged Oct. 31,
1778; service, 4 mos., vmder Brig. Gen. Stark at Albany; detachment raised
for 6 months.

Treat, Richard. Private, Capt. Samuel Clark's co., Col. Powel's (Berkshire Co.)
regt. ; enlisted July 22, 1779 ; discharged Aug. 26, 1779 ; service, 1 mo. 12 days,
at New Haven, Conn., including 7 days (131 miles) travel home. Roll sworn
to at Lanesborough.

Treat, Robert, Plymouth. Private, Capt. Abraham Hammatt's co., which
marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Marsb-
field ; service, 11 days.

Treat, Robert. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Thomas Campbell's (2d) co., Col. Josiah
Brewer's (Penobscot) regt. ; list of officers to be commissioned, dated Penob-
scot, July 1, 1776; ordered in Council July 20, 1776, that said, officers be com-
missioned ; reported commissioned July 20, 1776.

Treat, Samuel, Boston. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. John Callender's co. commanded
by Capt. Lieut. William Perkins, Col. Richard Gridley's (Artillery) regt. ;
muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; engaged June 2, 1775; service, 2 mos. 4 days;
also, Capt. Lieut. Perkins's'co,., Col. Gridley's regt. ; company return [probably
Oct., 1775] ; also, Captam Lieutenant, Gen. Knox's (Artillery) regt. ; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Nov. 15, 1777;
reported killed Nov. 15, 1777 ; half pay allowed to Nov. 15, 1784.

Treat, Samuel, Tniro. List of men mustered by Joseph Otis, Muster Master for
Barnstable Co., dated Barnstable, March 29, 1777; Capt. George Webb's co.,
Col. Shepherd's regt. ; engaged for town of Truro ; mustered March 27, 1777 ;
term, 3 years ; reported received State bounty ; also, Private, Capt. Webb's
CO., Col. William Sheppard's (3d) regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for
service from March 12, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, same co. and regt. ; return
[year not given]; residence, Truro; enlisted for town of Truro; mustered by
Joseph Otis, State Muster Master, and by a Continental Muster Master ; also,
same co. and regt. ; pay rolls for Oct., 1778, March and April, 1779, dated
Providence ; enlisted March 14, 1777 ; enlistment, during war ; reported on
command at the Western shore in March and April, 1779; also, Capt. Hole-
brook's CO., Col. Shepard's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service
from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780 ; also, Capt. Webb's co., Col. Shepard's (4th)
regt. ; return for gratuities, dated Highlands, Feb. 24, 1780 ; gratuity paid said
Treat Jan. 29, 1780; also, Capt. Holbrook's co.. Col. Shepard's regt. ; muster
roll for May, 1781, dated West Point: reported on duty at the Lines; also,
muster rolls for June-Sept., 1781 : reported on duty at the Lines in June, 1781,
on command with Col. Scammell in July and Aug., 1781; also, muster rolls
for Oct., Nov., and Dec, 1781, dated York Hutts: also, muster rolls for Jan.
and Feb., 1782, dated Hutts; reported on command at Dobbs's Ferry.

Treat, Samuel. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. William Cunningham's (Ward No. 4) co.,
Col. Henry Bromfield's (Boston) regt. of Mass. militia ; list of officers chosen



38 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Treat, Samukl, continued.

by the several companies in said regiment, dated Boston, Nov. 25, 1776 ; ordered
in Council Nov. 25, 1776, that said olticers be commissioned ; reported commis-
sioned Nov. 25, 1776; also, 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Thomas Bumstead's co. ; list
of men drafted from Lieut. Col. Jabez Hatch's (Boston) regt., agreeable to
order of Council of ^lay 7, 1777, to guard stores, etc., under Maj. Gen. Heath
at and about Boston for the term of 5 weeks ; also, 1st Lieutenant, Capt. David
Bell's (oth) CO., Col. Jabez Hatch's (Boston) regt. of Mass. militia; list of
orticers chosen by the several companies in said regiment ; ordered in Comicil
Aug. 11, 1777, that said officers be commi.ssioned ; reported commissioned Aug.
11, 1777; ordered in Council Aug. 14, 1777, that previous order be reconsidered
and that commissions be issued only to officers of the Light Infantrj'co. ; also,
1st Lieutenant, Capt. Elias Parkman's detachment of guards ; engaged July
2, 1778; service, 15 days; also, 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Caleb Champney's de-
tacliment of guards. Col. Gerrish's regt. ; muster roll dated Boston, Aug. 14,
1778; reported ab.sent with leave; detacliment drafted to serve for 6 weeks
from July 29, 1778; also, Capt. Champney's co., Maj. Nathaniel Heath's de-
tachment of guards ; engaged July 26, 1779 ; discharged Sept. 30, 1779 ; service,
2 mos. 5 days; detachment raised to serve at Boston until Oct. 1, 1779; also,
1st Lieutenant of a company commanded by Maj. Gen. Hancock raised for de-
fence of the Castle and Fort on Governor's Island, Boston harbor ; commissioned
March 17, 1780 ; also. Lieutenant, Capt. Lieut. "William Burbeck's co. ; engaged
March 17, 1780; service to Oct. 24,1781, 19 mos. 9 days; company raised for
defence of Castle and Governor's Islands and commanded by His Excellency
John Hancock; roll sworn to at Boston; also. Lieutenant, Capt. Thomas
Cushing's co. ; service from Oct. 25, 1781, to Oct. 24, 1785, 48 mos. ; company
raised for defence of Castle and Governor's Islands; rolls sworn to at Boston ;
also, same co. ; treasury pay rolls for service from Oct. 25, 1785, to Jan. 25,
1787, at the Castle.

Treat, Thojias. Private, Capt. John Spoor's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire
Co.) regt. ; entered service July 7, 1777 ; discharged July 28, 1777 ; service, 22
days; company marched to Kingsbui-y near Fort Ann. Boll certified at
Sheffield by Brig. Gen. John Fellows.

Treat, Thomas. Private, Capt. Enos Parker's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of
guards; euli.sted July 3, 1778; discharged Jan. 1, 1779; service, 6 mos. Iday,
including 3 days (60 miles) travel home ; company detached from Berkshire
Co. militia to guard stores at Springfield for 6 months from July 1, 1778.

Treat, Thomas. Pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Lee for service
in the Continental Army during 1780 ; marclied July 28, 1780 ; discharged Dec.
14, 1780; service, 4 mos. 22 days, travel (120 miles) included.

Treat, Timothy. Private, Capt. Aaron Rowley's co.. Col. John Ashley's detach-
ment of Berkshire Co. militia ; entered service July 22, 1777 ; discharged Aug.
13, 1777; service, 23 days, at Stillwater; also. Corporal, Capt. Isaac Mar.sh's
CO., Col. Sears's regt. ; mustered July 21, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 2, 1781 ; ser-
vice, 3 mos. 12 days, under Brig. Gen. Stark ; company raised in Berkshire Co.
and stationed at Fort Plains, Tryon Co. ; order for payment of amount of roll
dated at Stockbridge and signed by Capt. Mareli.

Treat, "William, Truro. Private, Capt. Benjamin Godfrey's co., Col. John Cush-
ing's regt. ; service from Sept. 25, 1776, 59 days, at Rhode Island ; roll dated
Newport and sworn to in Barnstable Co. : also, Capt. Godfrey's co.. Col. Josiah
"Whitney's regt. ; arrived at destination ISIay 10, 1777 : discharged July 10, 1777 ;
service, 2 mos. 14 days, at Rhode Island, travel (14 days) included ; 126 miles
reported as distance from Truro to place of destination ; roll dated Boston Neck,
South Kingston.



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Trebblk, John. List dated Sept. 12, 1777, of prisoners sent on shore at Sheepscot
river and Townsend from His Majesty's ship "Rainbow," and certiiied Nov.
10, 1777, by George Collier, as liaving been liberated by him without receipts
being given for them as there were no Selectmen to sign at places above named.

Tredewell, Masters. Capt. Joshua Bragdon's cc, Col. Scanomon's regt. ; order
for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Dec. 20, 1775.

Tredvtay, Benjamin, "Westminster. Corporal, Capt. Elisha Jackson's co. ; enlisted
July 10, 1778; roll dated Middletown ; also, Capt. Benjamin Edgell's co.. Col.
John Jacobs's regt.; enlisted July 10, 1778; service, 5 mos. 26 (also given 5
mos. 34) days, including travel (80 miles) home ; enlistment to expire Jan. 1,
1779; also, same co. and regt. ; muster rolls dated Freetown, Sept. 13, and Oct.
18, 1778; enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1779; also, descriptive list of men in
Continental service ; Capt. Watson's co., 3d Mass. regt. ; age, 35 5TS. ; stature,
6 ft. 9 in. ; complexion, dark ; hair, dark ; occupation, blacksmith ; residence,
Westminster ; engaged Dec. 12, 1781 ; term, 3 years ; reported as having received
clothing on various dates between Nov. 20, 1782, and Nov. 18, 1783; also. Pri-
vate, Capt. Simon Jackson's (8th) co., Col. John (xreaton's (3d) regt.; muster
rolls for June, July, Aug., and Oct., 1782; also, Capt. James TLsdale's (4th)
CO., 3d Mass. regt. commanded by Col. Michael Jackson ; muster roll for Aug.
and Seiit., 1783; balance of term of enlistment unexijired, 13 mos. 5 days.

Tredweli., Jonathan, Wells. Private, (late) Capt. Samuel Sayer's co., com-
manded by Lieut. Samuel Yoimg subsequent to Aug. 3, 1779, (late) Maj.
Littlefield's detachment of York Co. militia; entered service July 7, 1779;
discharged Sept. 6, 1779; service, 2 mos., on Penobscot expedition; 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,
Private, Col. Benjamin Tupper's (10th) regt.; enlisted Feb. 16, 1781; service,
10 mos. 14 days ; reported died Jan. 1, 1782.

Tredwell, Masters, Wells (also given Ticonderoga) . Private, Capt. Joshua
Bragdon's co., Col. Scammon's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted
May 3, 1775; service, 3 mos. 6 days; also. Private, in a company commanded
by Lieut. Daniel Wheelwright; pay abstract for mileage; mileage for 120
miles allowed said Tredwell; warrant allowed in Council Aug. 19, 1776; also,
list of men raised to serve in the Continental Army [year not given] ; residence,
Wells ; engaged for town of Wells ; also. Private, Capt. Daniel Lane's co., Col.
Brooks's (late Col. Ichabod Alden's) regt. ; Continental Army pay accoimts for
service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; residence, Ticonderoga [no settle-
ment was apparently made of said Tredwell's individual accoimt in this
regiment].

Tredwell, Nathaniel, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Wade's co.. Col.
Moses Little's (17th) regt.; company retimi [probably Oct., 1775]; enlisted
May 15, 1775; age, 22 yrs. ; also, Capt. Abraham Dodge's co., Col. Moses
Little's (12th) regt. ; enlisted Nov. 29, 1775 [service not given].

Tredwell, Nathaniel, Wells. Private, Capt. Joshua Bragdon's co., Col. James
Scammon's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 3, 1775 ; ser-
vice, 3 mos. 6 days; also, (late) Capt. Bragdon's co., Col. Scammon's regt.;
order for bounty coat dated Nov. 1, 1775; also. Private, in a company com-
manded by Lieut. Daniel Wheelwright ; pay abstract for billetmg ; mileage
for 120 miles allowed said Tredwell ; warrant allowed in Council Aug. 19, 177G ;
also, (late) Capt. Samuel Sayer's co., commanded by Lieut. Samuel Yoimg
subsequent to Aug. 3, 1779, (late) Maj. Littlefield's detachment of York Co.
militia; entered service July 7, 1779; discharged Sept. 6, 1779 ; service, 2 mos.,
on Penobscot expedition.



40 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Tredwell, Thomas. Private; list of men returned as serving on main guard
under Lieut. Col. L. Baldwin, dated June 22, 1775; also, Sergeant, Capt. John
Nutting's CO., Col. William Mcintosh's regt., Gen. Level's brigade ; engaged
July 30, 1778 ; discharged Sept. 12, 1778 ; service, 1 mo. 17 days, on expedition
to lihode Island, including 4 days (80 miles) travel home: roll sworn to in
Middlesex Co.

Tree, Caleb. Descriptive list of men raised in Berkshire Co. in 1779 to serve in
the Continental Army; age, 17 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 4 in.; complexion, dark;
engaged for town of Williamstown ; delivered to Lieut. Story. [See Caleb
Free and Caleb Trea.]

Tree, Francis (also given Francis, Jr.). Seaman, State brig "Hazard," com-
manded by Capt. John Foster Williams; engaged June 27, 1778; discharged
Oct. 14, 1778 ; service, 3 mos. 19 days.

Tree, John, Jericho. Private, Capt. Abiathar Angel's co., Col. David Brewer's
(9th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 1, 1775; service, 3
mos. 1 week; also, Capt. John Wright's co.. Col. Brewer's regt.; company
return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat dated Ko.xbury Camp,
Nov. 2, 1775.

Tree, John, Williamstown. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from Capt. Samuel Clark's (2d Williamstown) co. ; residence, Williamstown ;
engaged for town of Williamstown ; joined Capt. Drurer's (Drury's) co.. Col.
Crane's regt. ; term, 8 months ; also, list of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber,
Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, July 5, 1778 ; Col. Crane's regt. ;



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