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missions, dated Watertown, May 27, 1775; also, Captain, Col. Bridge's (27th)
regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; engaged April 19, 1775; service, 3 mos.
15 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; reported deceased.

Walker, Benjamin, Chelmsford. Private, Capt. Samuel Tay's co., Lieut. Col.
Webb's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 18, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 29, 1781 ; service, 3
mos. 22 days, including 11 days (212 miles) travel home; regiment raised in
Suffolk and Middlesex counties to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Walker, Benjamin, Lunenburg. Private, Capt. John Fuller's co., Col. Asa Whet-
comb's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 25, 1775; service,
3^ mos.; also, company receipts for wages for Aug. and Sept., 1775, dated
Camp at Prospect Hill ; also, company return dated Oct. (!, 1775 ; also, Capt.
Jonathan Danforth's co.. Col. Asa Whitcomb's regt. ; muster roll dated Camp
at Ticonderoga, Nov. 27, 1776; enlisted Nov. 23, 1775; reported died Nov. 27,
1776.

Walker, Benjamin, Mendon. Sergeant, Capt. Andrew Peters's co.. Col. Joseph
Read's (20th) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; engaged May 4, 1775; ser-
vice, 3 mos. 5 days; also, company return dated Roxbur>', Sept. 25, 1775 ; also.
Lieutenant, Col. John Bailey's (2d) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for
service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Feb. 23, 1778; reported resigned Feb. 23 (also



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 435

Walker, Benjamin, continned.

given Feb. 3, and Feb. 27) , 1778 ; also, Lieutenant, Capt. Isaac "Warren's (6th)
CO., Col. Bailey's regt. ; company return dated Camp Valley Forge, Jan. 24,
1778 ; residence, Mendon ; reported mustered by a County Muster Master.

"Walker, Benjamin, Sturbridge. Private, Capt. John Packard's co., Col. David
Brewer's (9th) regt. ; company return jdated Koxbury Camp, Oct. 7, 1775 ;
reported deserted Aug. 3, 1775.

"Walker, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Philip Ammidon's co.. Col. Natlian Tyler's
regt. ; entered service July 28, 1780; discharged Aug. 8, 1780; service, 15 days,
including 3 days (52 miles) travel home ; company ordered to Rhode Island on
the alarm of July 27, 1780.

"Walker, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Edward Blake's co., Col. Mitchel's regt. com-
manded by Lieut. Col. James "Williams, Brig. Gen. Godfreys (Bristol Co.)
brigade; service, 8 days; company marched to Tiverton, R. I., on the alanu
of Aug. 2, 1780; also, Capt. Jacob Haskins's co.. Col. Isaac Dean's regt. ; en-
listed March 6, 1781 ; discharged March 14, 1781 ; service, 10 days ; company
raised to serve at Rhode Island for 40 days, unless sooner discharged.

"Walker, Benjamin. Private, in a company commanded by Lieut. Stephen Far-
ington ; entered service July 26, 1782 ; discharged Nov. 22, 1782 ; service, 3
mos. 27 days ; company raised in and for defence of York and Cumberland
counties and stationed at " Sudbury-Canada." Roll dated Fryeburg.

"Walker, Caleb, Rehoboth. Private, Capt. John Perry's co. of Minute-men, which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service to April 27, 1775, 1 week 1
day; also, Capt. John Perry's co., Col. Timothy "Walker's (22d) regt. ; muster
roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted April 28, 1775 ; service, 3 mos., 1 week, 4 days ;
also, company return dated Oct. 6, 1775; also, order for bounty coat dated
Camp at Roxbury, Oct. 26, 1775.

"Walker, Caleb. Capt. Oliver Belding's CO., Col. John Brown's regt. ; entered
service Sept. 21, 1777; discharged Oct. 14, 1777; service, 24 days, at the North-
ward; roll sworn to in Berkshire Co. ; also. Sergeant, Capt. Charles Dibbel's
CO., Col. Rosseter's (3d Berkshire Co.) regt.; entered service Oct. 14, 1780;
discharged Oct. 17, 1780; service, 3 days, on the alarm at the Northward of
Oct. 14, 1780; also, same co. and regt.; entered service Oct. 18, 1780; dis-
charged Oct. 21, 1780; service, 4 days, on the alarm at the Northward of Oct.
18, 1780.

"Walker, Calvin. "Private, Capt. Abner Cranston's co.. Col. Asa "Whitcomb's
regt. ; muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga, Nov. 27, 1776 ; enlisted Jan. 1,
1776 ; reported discharged Sept. 30, 1776.

"Walker, Calvin. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Carpenter's co.. Col. John Hathaway's
regt. ; service from April 21, 1777, 23 days ; company stationed at Tiverton,
R. I. [See Kelvin "Walker.]

"Walker, Charles, Bedford. 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.

"Walker, Charles, Bradford. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Gage's co. of Minute-men,
Col. James Frye's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service,
7 days.

"Walker, Charles, Bradford. Private, Capt. John Savorj-'s (2d Bradford) co.. Col.
Samuel Johnson's regt., which marched in response to the alarm of April 19,
1775, to Cambridge ; said "Walker marched April 19, 1775 ; left place of rendez-
vous April 23, 1775 ; service, 5^ days.



436 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

"Walker, Charles, Bradford. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Gage's co., Col. James
Frye's regt. ; company return dated Cambridge, Sept. 6, 1775.

"Walker, Charles, Bradford. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Con-
tinental Army for tlie term of G months, agreeable to resolve of Jmie 5, 1780,
returned as received of Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Col. Timothy Bigelow,
at Springtield, Sept. 7, 1780; age, 29 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 4 in.; complexion,
light; engaged for town of Bradford; arrived at Springfield Sept. 2, 1780;
marched to camp Sept. 7, 1780, under command of Ensign Simonds ; also, list
of men raised for the 6 months service and i-etumed by Brig. Gen. Paterson as
having passed muster in a return dated Camp Totoway, Oct. 125, 1780; also,
pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Bradford for service in the
Continental Army during 1780; marched Aug. 2(), 1780; discharged Dec. 17,
1780, at "West Point ; service, 4 mos. 3 days, including travel (240 miles) home.

"Walker, Charles, Falmouth. Sergeant, Capt. Joseph Pride's co., in a detach-
ment of Cumberland Co. militia commanded by Nathaniel Jordan, Esq. ; joined
Oct. 1, 1779 ; discharged Oct. 23, 1779 ; service at tlie Eastward ; also, 4th Ser-
geant, Capt. Pride's co.. Col. Joseph Prime's (Cumberland Co.) regt.; jomed
April 18, 1780; discharged Dec. 6, 1780; service, 7 mos. 18 days; term, 8
months ; regiment raised for defence of eastern Massachusetts.

Walker, Charles, Prcsumpscot. Private, Capt. William Cobb's co. ; marched
from home July 8, 1779; discharged Sept. 25, 1779; service, 2 mos. 17 days;
company raised in Cumberland Co. for service on Penobscot expedition and
served in Col. Jonathan Mitchel's detachment ; also, Capt. Cobb's co.. Col.
Mitchell's detachment ; pay abstract for mileage, sworn to at North Yar-
mouth, Nov. 26, 1779; reported as having first drawn rations at Falmouth and
as discharged at Falmouth.

Walker, Charles, Rehoboth. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Carpenter's co., Col.
Thomas Carpenter's regt. ; service from July 20, 1777, 1 mo. 5 days, at Rhode
Island, including travel to camj) at Bristol and from Providence home to Re-
hoboth ; also, Corporal, Capt. Joseph Franklin's (Rehoboth) co., Col. John
Daggett's regt.; entered service Jan. 5, 1778; discharged March 31, 1778; ser-
vice, 2 mos. 25 days ; company stationed at Rhode Island for 3 months from
Jan. 1, 1778.

Walker, Charles. Capt. Samuel Low's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's (Berk.shire
Co.) regt.; entered service Aug. 14, 1777; discharged Aug. 19, 1777; service,
f) days, at Bennington.

Walker, Charles. Private, Capt.'John Noyes's co., Col. Samuel Johnson's regt. ;
entered .service Aug. 14, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 30, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 28 days,
in Northern department, including 12 days (240 miles) travel home.

"Walker, Charles. Return dated Boxford, Dec. 8, 1779, of men mustered by Jolin
Cushing, Muster Master for Essex Co., to join the Continental Army for the
term of 9 months, agreeable to resolve of June 9, 1779; also, descriptive list of
men raised in Essex Co. to serve in the Continental Army, agreeable to resolve
of June 9, 1779, returned as received of Ju.stin Ely, Commissioner, by Lieut.
Reuben Lilley, at Springfield, Aug. 15, 1779; Capt. Adams's co., Col. Cross's
regt. ; age, 27 (also given 57) yrs. ; stature, 5ft. 4i in. ; complexion, light; en-
gaged for town of Newburj'.

"Walker, Charles. Cook ; list of men probably belonging to Capt. Jesse Partridge's
CO., Col. John Greaton's regt. [year not given].

Walker, Daniel, Lanesborough. Private, Major's co., Col. Bailey's regt. ; Conti-
nental Army pay accoimts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to June 10, 1780; resi-
dence, Lanesborougli ; reported deserted June 10, 1780. [See Daniel Waller
and Daniel AVallker.]



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTIOX. 437

"Walker, Daniel, Rutland. Private, Capt. "William Henry's co.. Col. "Whitney's
regt. ; enlisted May 5, 1777 ; discharged July 5, 1777 ; service, 2 mos. 7 days, at
Rhode Island, including 7 days (150 miles) travel to camp and home.

"Walker, Daniel. Capt. Samuel Low's co., Col. Benjamin Simonds's (Berkshire
Co.) regt. ; entered service Jvme 30, 1777 ; discharged July 29, 1777 ; service,
30 days, at " St. Coyx " (St. Croix) .

"Walker, Daniel. Private, Capt. Asa Danforth's co. of volunteers. Col. Convers's
regt.; service, 22 days; company marched from Brookfield Sept. 23, 1777, to
join army under Gen. Gates at the Northward.

Walker, Daniel. Private, Capt. David Bent's co.. Col. Job Cushing's regt. ; en-
tered service Sept. 5, 1777; discharged Nov. 29, 1777; service, 3 mos. 5 daj's,
in Northern department, including 10 days (200 miles) travel home ; company
raised to serve imtil last of Nov., 1777. Roll sworn to in "Worcester Co.

"Walker, Daniel. 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 tlie 3d Precinct of Brook-
field ; total amount of service rendered made to average 5^ months for each
single poll in said precinct ; said "Walker credited with 6 mos. service.

"Walker, Daniel. Capt. "William Clark's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's regt. ;
entered service Aug. 17, 1777 ; service, 3 days ; company marched from Gage-
borough to Bennington Aug. 14, 1777, at request of Gen. Stark on an alarm ;
also, Private, same co. and regt.; entered service Oct. 13, 1780; discharged
Oct. 18, 1780 ; service, 6 days, on an alarm at the Northward ; company marched
from "Windsor to Shaftsbury Oct. 13, 1780, by order of Gen. Fellows ; also, same
CO. and regt. ; entered service Oct. 21, 1780; discharged Oct. 22, 1780; service,
2 days ; company marched from "Windsor Oct. 21, 1780, by order of Gen. Fel-
lows on an alarm at the Northward ; also, Lieut. John Cole's co.. Col. Benja-
min Simonds's regt. ; entered service Oct. 26, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 28, 1780 ;
service, 3 days; company marched from "Windsor Oct. 26, 1780, by order of
Gen. Fellows on an alarm at the Northward.

"Walker, Daniel. Sergeant, Lieut. Benjamin Miles's detachment from Col. Jon-
athan Grout's regt.; entered service Dec. 21, 1780; discharged Jan. 4, 1781;
service, 14 days ; detachment escorted prisoners of war from Rutland to New
London, Conn., to be exchanged Dec. 26, 1780.

"Walker, Daniel. Private, Capt. Joseph Pierce's co., Col. Asa Bams's (Berkshire
Co.) regt.; entered service Oct. 28, 1781; service, 10 days; company marched
by order of Gen. Fellows on an alarm at the Northward.

"Walker, Daniel, Jr., Brookfield. List of men drafted from "Worcester Co. militia
to march to Horse Neck under 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.

"Walker, Daniel Thoiias. Private, Capt. Haffield "White's co.. Col. Rufus Put-
nam's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 7, 1777, to
July 1, 1777; reported discharged July 1, 1777; also, same co. and regt.;
return dated Albany, Feb. 9, 1778; mustered by Col. Barrett; term, 3 years;
reported discharged.

"Walker, David, Chelmsford. Private, Col. Moses Parker's co., which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 9 days; roll endorsed " L't Benj
"Walkers Roll ; " also, Capt. Benjamin Walker's co. ; order for advance pay,
signed by said Walker and others, dated Camp at Cambridge, June 6, 1775;
also, order on Maj. Barber, dated Cambridge, June 24, 1775, signed by Col. E.
Bridge, for cartridge boxes for said Walker and others belonging .to Lieut.



438 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

"Walker, David, continued.

John Flint's co. ; also, Private, Capt. "Walker's co.. Col. Ebenezer Bridge's
(27th) regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775].

"Walker, David, Chelmsford. List of 6 months men raised agreeable to resolve of
June 5, 1780, returned as received of JNIaj. Joseph Hosmer, Superintendent for
Middlesex Co., by Justin Ely, Commissioner, dated Springfield ; also, descrip-
tive list of men raised to reinforce 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 7, 1780;
age, 23yrs. ; stature,Gft. Sin. ; complexion, dark ; engaged for town of Chelms-
ford ; marched to camp July 7, 1780, imder command of Capt. Dix ; 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 Chelmsford for service in the Con-
tinental Army at North river during 1780 ; marched from home Jmie 30, 1780 ;
discharged Jan. 7, 1781 ; service, 6 mos. 19 days, including 10 days (200 miles)
travel home; also, descriptive list of men raised in Middlesex Co., agreeable
to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as returned by Joseph Hosmer, Superintendent for
said county; age, 25 yrs. ; stature, 6 ft. 2 in. ; complexion, light; hair, brown ;
eyes, blue ; occupation, farmer (also given laborer) ; engaged for town of
Chelmsford; engaged Dec. 28 (also given Nov. 28), 1781; term, 1 year.

"Walker, David, Dighton. Fifer, Capt. Peter Pitts's co.. Col. Timothy "Walker's
regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 2, 1775; service, 3 mos.

6 days ; also, company return dated Oct. 6, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat
dated Roxbury, Nov. 5, 1775.

"Walker, David, Dighton. Seaman, brigantine "Hazard," commanded by Capt.
Simeon Samson; engaged Oct. 3, 1777; discharged May 20, 1778; service,

7 mos. 17 days. Roll dated Boston.

"Walker, David, Great Barrington. 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. [See David Walter.]

"Walker, David. 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, 1776.

"Walker, David. Private, brigantine " Freedom," commanded by Capt. John
Clouston ; engaged Aug. 29, 1776 ; service to Jan. 1, 1777, 4 mos. 3 days.

"Walker, David. Private, Capt. Caleb Brooks's co.. Col. Dike's regt. ; muster roll
for Dec, 1776-Feb., 1777; credited to town of Hopkinton; enlisted Dec. 16,
1776 ; service guarding stores at Boston ; regiment raised to serve until March
1, 1777.

"Walker, David. Private, Capt. Enoch Noble's co.. Col. John Brown's regt. ; en-
tered service Jime 29, 1777 ; discharged July 21, 1777 ; service, 24 days, with
Northern army; company ordered out by Brig. Gen. Fellows and Committee
of Safety at request of Maj. Gen. Schuyler. Roll certified at Shefiield.

"Walker, David. Private, Capt. Stephen Russell's co., Col. Samuel Bullard's regt..
Gen. "Warner's brigade; enlisted Aug. 15, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 30, 1777; ser-
vice, 3 mos. 28 days, in Northern department, including 12 days (240 miles)
travel home. Roll dated Dracut.

"Walker, David. Capt. Edmund Longley's co., Col. Cogswell's regt. ; enlisted Oct.
1, 1778; discharged Dec. 31, 1778; service, 3 mos. Iday; company detached to
guard and fortify posts at and about Boston.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 439

Walker, David. Private, Capt. Solomon Pollard's co., Col. Samuel Denny's regt. ;
enlisted Oct. 23, 1779; discharged Dec. 4, 1779; service, 1 mo. 12 days, includ-
ing travel (200 miles) home; company detached to march to Claverack and
join Continental Army for 3 months. Roll dated Billerica.

Walker, David. Private, Capt. Elijah Walker's co.. Col. John Hathaway's regt..
Brig. Gen. George Godfrey's (Bristol Co.) brigade ; service, 7 days ; company
marched to Tiverton, R. I., on the alarm of Aug. 2, 1780.

Walker, David. Private, Capt. John Collar's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire
Co.) regt. ; entered service Oct. 14, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 16, 1780 ; service, 6
days, including travel (3 days) home ; company ordered out by Gen. Fellows
on an alarm in Berkshire.

Walker, David. Receipt dated Boston, July 18, 1781, for bounty paid said Walker
by Timothy Mann to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years.

Walker, David. Pay roll of a company in Col. John Ashley, Jr.'s regt., which
marched in Oct., 1781, under command of Lieut. Moses Hubbard at request of
Brig. Gen. Stark and by order of Brig. Gen. John Fellows ; service, 8 days, on
an alarm at the Northward.

Walker, David. Return dated Walpole, Jan. 28, 1782, made by the Selectmen, of
men hired by the several classes in Walpole to serve in the Continental Army
for the term of 3 j-ears ; also, return of men raised in Suffolk Co. for Conti-
nental service, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780; engaged for town of Wal-
pole ; engaged July 16, 1781 ; term, 3 years.

Walker, Ebenezer, Dighton. Private, Capt. Elijah Walker's co., Col. Pope's
(Bristol Co.) regt. ; marched Dec. 8, 1776 ; service, 21 days, at Rhode Island
on the alarm of Dec. 8, 1776; also, Capt. Walker's co.. Col. John Hathaway's
regt.. Brig. Gen. Godfrey's (Bristol Co.) brigade; service, 7 days; company
marched to Tiverton, R. I., on the alarm of Aug. 2, 1780.

Walker, Ebenezer, Upton. Sergeant, Capt. Robert Taft's co.. Col. Silas Whee-
lock's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Roxbury ; ser-
vice, 14 days; reported returned home ; a^so, Capt. Ezra Wood's co. ; company
return dated Upton, April 19 [year not given, probably 1775].

Walker, Ebenezer. Receipt given to William Fisk, dated Upton, March 25,
1777, signed by said Walker and others belonging to Capt. Gershom Nelson's
CO. who went from Upton, for rations, mileage, etc. ; also, order on Henry
Gardner, Treasurer, payable to Col. Ezra Wood, dated Upton, May 2, 1777,
signed by said Walker and others, for wages for service in Capt. Nelson's co.,
Col. Whitney's regt. ; also, receipt given to William Fisk, dated Upton, June
30, 1777, signed by said Walker, for wages for 3 mos. 13 days service in Capt.
Nelson's co.

Walker, Ebenezer. Corporal, Capt. Peter Porter's co.. Col. John Brown's (Berk-
shire Co.) regt. ; entered service July 10, 1777; discharged July 25, 1777; ser-
vice, 15 days ; company called out at request of Maj. Gen. Schuyler and marched
to " Manchester on the Grants in the State of Vermount."

Walker, Ebenezer. Private, Capt. Thomas Marshall Baker's co., Col. Benjamin
Haws's regt. ; engaged July 28, 1778 ; discharged Sept. 12, 1778 ; service, 1 mo.
17 days ; company detached to march to Rhode Island and serve for 6 weeks.
Roll dated Upton.

Walker, Ebenezer. Receipt for bounties paid said Walker and others by the
town of Cummington 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
Hampshire Co. to serve in the Continental Army, as returned by Noah Good-
man, Superintendent; age, 17 yrs. : stature, 5 ft. 7 in.; complexion, light;
occupation, farmer; engaged for town of Cummington; engaged April 17,



440 ISIASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

"Walker, Ebknezer, continued.

1781 ; term, 3 years ; also, return of recruits sent by the state of Massachusetts
as portion of her quota of the Continental Army subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781,
wlio were reported as unfit for duty ; 1st Mass. regt. ; age, 22 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft.
7 in.; engaged for town of Cummington; term, 3 years; reported subject to
falling sickness.

"Walker, Ebenezer. Private, Capt. Francis Green's co., Col. Joseph Vose's (1st)
regt. ; muster roll for May, 1781, dated Garrison West Point; enlisted Feb. 6,
1781 ; enlistment, 3 years ; also, muster i-oll for June, 1781, dated Camp
Phillipsburgh ; reported on command at "West Point ; also, muster roll for
July, 1781 ; reported on command at "^Vest Point ; also, muster rolls for Aug.
and Sept., 1781, dated Camp Peekskill ; reported on command at "West Point
in Aug., 1781; also, muster rolls for Oct. and Nov., 1781, Jan., Feb., and
March, 1782, dated Quarters York Hutts.

"Walker, Ebenezer, Jr. Private, Capt. Robert Taft's co. ; return of men who
enlisted Aug. 21, 1777, on the alarm caused by the battle of Bemiington [ser-
vice not given].

"Walker, Edmund. Private, Capt. John Baker, Jr.'s (10th) co., Lieut. Col. Loammi
Baldwin's (;58th) regt. ; pay abstract for Aug., 1775; service, 8 days.

"Walker, Edward, Berwick. Private, Capt. Joseph Pettingill's (10th) 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, return for clothing,
dated Sewall's Point, Oct. 30, 1775; also, order for bounty coat dated Camp at
Sewall's Point, Nov. 19, -1775; also, Private, Capt. J. Pettingill's co., Col.
Baldwin's regt. ; pay abstract for March, 1776, dated Camp at New York ; also,
same co. and regt. ; list of men returned as having received advance pay, dated
Camp at New York, April 23, 177(5 ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay abstract for
April, 1776; also, same co. and regt. ; pay abstracts for May and June, 1776,
dated Camp at New York; also, same co. and regt.; pay abstract for travel
allowance, etc., for the year 1776, sworn to at Andover, May 5, 1777; reported
discharged 290 miles from home; also, Capt. Samuel Grant's co., (late) Col.
Storer's regt. ; entered service Aug. 14, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 30, 1777 ; ser-
vice, 123 days, with Northern army, including 15 days (300 miles) travel home ;
company discharged at Queman's Heights; also, Capt. Esaias Preble's co.,
Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of guards stationed at "Winter Hill; marched from
home April fi, 1778 ; service, 3 mos. 1 daj^, includmg travel (80 miles) home ;
company detached from militia to serve from April 2, 1778, to July 3, 1778.

"Walker, Edvtard, Cambridge. List dated Cambridge, Sept. 27, 1776, of men who
were drafted to go to Horse Neck, N. Y. ; said "Walker hired by George Duglas
and Richard Ilunewal, who were drafted; also. Private, Capt. John Walton's
CO., Col. Brooks's regt.; return dated Oct. 31, 1776; said Walker reported as
in camp and fit for duty ; also, same co. and regt. ; enlisted Sept. 27, 1776 ; dis-
charged Nov. 16, 1776 ; service, 2 mos. 1 day, including 11 days (223 miles)
travel home ; roll dated North Castle.

"Walker, Edward, Pembroke. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster
Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Jan. 8, 1777; Capt. I.saiah Stetson's co.,
Col. Bradford's regt. ; reported received State bounty; also, Private, 8th co.,
Col. Gamaliel Bradford's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service
from Jan. 1, 1777, to May 1, 1777; reported enlisted Dec. 25, 1777 [6], joined
Jan. 22, 1777, discharged May -, 1777 ; also, Capt. Stetson's co., Col. Bradford's
regt.; pay abstract for subsistence, dated Boston; enlisted Jan. 20, 1777;
marched April 15, 1777; credited with 56 days allowance; also, same co. and
regt.; return [year not given]: residence, Pembroke; enlisted for town of
Pembroke ; mustered by Covmty and Continental Muster Masters.



IN THE WAR OF THE KEVOLUTION. 441

Walker, Edward, Sturbridge. Private, Capt. Sylvanus "Walker's co., Col. Timothy
Danielson's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 5, 1775 ; ser-
vice, 3 mos. 4 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775]; also, order
for bounty coat dated lloxbury Camp, Xov. (J, 1775; also. Private, Capt. Abel
Mason's co., Col. Job Cushing's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 10, 1777 ; discliarged Nov. .
30, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 23 days, including 9 days (174 miles) travel home ;
company drafted Aug. 13, 1777, to serve with Northern army until Nov. 30,
1777; also, list of men, dated Brookiield, June 30, 1778, showing service



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