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reported received State bounty; also, Matross, Capt. Cook's co.. Col. John
Crane's (Artillery) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
Jan. 1, 1777, to March 25, 1778; reported deserted March 25, 1778; also, Capt.
Jotham Drury's co., Col. Crane's regt.; muster rolls for Sept.-Dec, 1777;
term, during war.

Tree, Jupiter, Lexington. Private, Capt. Edmimd Mimro's co., Col. Timothy
Bigelow's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from March 10,
1777, to Dec. 31, 1779 ; credited to town of Lexhigton ; also, sameco. and regt. ;
return dated Feb. 2, 1778 ; residence, Lexington ; term, 3 years ; mustered by
Col. Barret, County Muster Master, and by Col. Varrick, Continental Muster
Master; also, (late) Capt. Mimroe's co.. Col. Bigelow's regt.; pay rolls for
Feb., March, and April, 1779, dated Providence; also, Capt. Bowman's co.,
Col. Bigelow's regt. ; Continental Army pay accoimts for service from Jan. 1,
1780, to March 10, 1780.

Treedon, John. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from
Capt. Samuel Read's co., dated Uxbridge, March (i, 1778: engaged for town of
Uxbridge ; joined Capt. Allen's co.. Col. Crane's regt. ; term to expire in 1780;
reported as belonging to France.

Treen, William. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship "Aurora"
(privateer) , commanded by Capt. David Porter, dated Boston, Jime 16, 1781 ;
age, 20 yrs. ; stature, 4 ft. 8 in.

Tkeep, Stephen. Li.st of men raised to serve in the Continental Army, as returned
by Capt. Thomas Trott, dated Windham, Nov. 20, 1778, and sworn to at Fal-
mouth, Cumberland Co. ; joined Capt. Mayberry's co.

Trees, Daniel. Private, brigantine " Massachusetts," commanded by Capt. Daniel
Souther; engaged Aug. 17, 1776; discharged Dec. 21,1776; service, 4 mos.
4 days; reported rated 1 share. [See Daniel True.]

Treet, John. Private, Capt. William Wells's detachment of militia. .3d Berk.shire
Co. regt. ; entered service Oct. 30, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 7, 1781 ; service, 8
days ; detachment marched on the alarm at Saratoga of Oct. 29, 1781.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 41

Tkeet, Richard. Private, Capt. Stephen Smith's co., Col. Benjamin Simonds's
(Berkshire Co.) regt. ; entered service July 1, 1777 ; discharged July 31, 1777 ;
service in Northern department ; roll dated Hancock ; also, same co. and regt. ;
entered service Sept. 4, 1777; discharged Sept. 60, 1111; service, 27 days, in
Northern department ; roll dated Hancock.

Treet, Thomas. Capt. Oliver Belding's co.. Col. John Brown's regt. ; entered ser-
vice Sept. 21, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 14, 1777 ; service, 24 days, at the North-
ward. Roll sworn to in Berkshire'Co.

Treet, Thojias. Private, Capt. John Spoor's co., Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire
Co.) regt. ; enlisted Oct. 15, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 17, 1780 ; service, 4 days ;
company marched to the Northward by order of Brig. Gen. Fellows on an alarm
at the time Forts Ann and George were taken by the enemy.

Treet, Timothy. Private, Capt. Oliver Belding's co., Maj. Caleb Hyde's detach-
ment of militia; entered service July 8, 1777; discharged July 21, 1777; ser-
vice, 14 days, in Northern department; also, Capt. Charles Dibbel's co.. Col.
Rosseter's (3d Berkshire Co.) regt. ; entered service Oct. 18, 1780 ; discharged
Oct. 21, 1780 ; service, 4 days, on the alarm at the Northward of Oct. 18, 1780.

Treete, "Theas." Private, Capt. Stephen Smith's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's
(Berkshire Co.) regt. ; entered service Sept. 4, 1777 ; discharged Sept. 30, 1777 ;
service, 27 days, in Northern department. Roll dated Hancock.

Trefet, Edward, Marblehead. Private, Capt. Putnam's co.. Col. Hutchinson's
Mass. Line regt. of 12 months men ; list of deserters in 1776.

Trefford, William, Salem. Gunner, ship " Rhodes," commanfled by Capt. Nehe-
miali Buffinton; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to Aug. 14, 1780;
age, 27 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in. ; complexion, light ; residence, Salem.

Treffy, Michael. Capt. Thomas Grant's co.. Col. Glover's regt. ; order for money
in lieu of bounty coat dated Camp at Cambridge, Dec. 25, 1775.

Trefrey, Thomas, Marblehead. Private, Light Infantry co.. Col. Henry Jackson's
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service fi-om April 1, 1777, to Dec.
31, 1779 ; residence, Marblehead ; also, Lieut. Mel. L. Woolsey's co., Col. Jack-
son's regt. commanded by Lieut. Col. William S. Smith ; pay rolls for Oct.
and Nov., 1778; also, Capt. William Scott's (4th) co., Col. Jackson's regt.;
muster roll for April, 1779, dated Garrison at Pawtuxet ; enlisted April 1, 1777 ;
enlistment, 3 years; also, 4th co., Col. Jackson's regt.; return dated Provi-
dence, July 8, 1779 ; engaged for town of Marblehead ; also, Capt. Scott's
(Light Infantry) co.. Col. Jackson's regt. ; pay roll for Oct., 1779; also. Light
Infantry co.. Col. Jackson's regt. ; regimental return made up to Dec. 31, 1779,
dated Camp at Providence.

Trefrey, Thomas. Capt. John Glover, Jr.'s co.. Col. Glover's regt. ; order for
money in lieu of bounty coat dated Camp at Cambridge, Dec. 20, 1775.

Trefry, . [This name also appears under the form of Tarfry, Terfry, Trefey,

Treffy, Trefrey, Trerfrj-, Trifry.]

Trefry, Benjamin, Marblehead. Private, Capt. John Glover, Jr.'s (10th) co..
Col. John Glover's (21st) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted July
17, 1775; service, 14 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775]; also,
order for money in lieu of bounty coat dated Marblehead, Jan. 8, 1776.

Trefry, Ben.jamin. Seaman, brig " Tyrannicide," commanded by Capt. Jonathan
Haraden; engaged Oct. 1, 1777 [service not given].'

Trefry, James, Marblehead. Private, Capt. John Merrett's (7th) co., Col. John
Glover's (21st) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted July 8, 1775 ;



42 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AXD SAILORS



Trefry, James, continued.

service, I mo. 3 days; company marched to Cambridge; also, company return
[probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for money in lieu of bounty coat dated Camp
at Cambridge, Dec. 29, 1775.

Trefry, James, Marblehead. Capt. John Selman's (8th) co.. Col. John Glover's
(21st) regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said Trefry and others, dated
Cambridge, June 27, 1775; also, Private, sameco. and regt. ; muster roll dated
Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 25, 1775; service, 2^ mos. 5 days; also, company
return dated Camp at Cambridge, Oct. 9, 1775 ; company marched to Cambridge
June 22, 1775; "time out" Dec. 31, 1775; also, order for money m lieu of
bounty coat dated Marblehead, Jan. 3, 1776.

Trefry, John. Private, Capt. James Prentiss's co.. Col. Samuel Brewer's regt.;
pay abstract for travel allowance home, etc., from place of discharge, Saratoga,
endorsed " Travel from Fort Edward ; " 240 miles travel allowed said Trefry;
warrant allowed in Council Feb. 3, 1777.

Trefry, Michael, Marblehead. Private, Capt. Thomas Grant's (3d) co., Col.
John Glover's (21st) regt.; company return [probably Oct., 1775].

Trefry, Samuel, Boston. Matross, Capt. John Callender's co. commanded by
Capt. Lieut. William Perkins, Col. Richard Gridley's (Artillery) regt. ; mus-
ter roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted July 22, 1775; service, 10 days; also,
Capt. Lieut. Perkins's co.. Col. Gridley's regt.; company return [probably
Oct., 1775]; also, Capt. Perkins's co., Col. Gridley's regt.; order for bounty
coat endorsed " Nov'r 6 1775."

Trefry, Thomas,/ Marblehead. Drummer, Capt. John Glover, Jr.'s (10th) co.,
Col. John Glover's (21st) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted July
17, 1775; service, 14 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775].

Trefry, Thomas, Marblehead. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from Col. John Cushing's (2d Plymouth Co.) regt. ; residence, Marble-
head; engaged for town of Scituate; joined Capt. Stephen Sewel's co., Col.
Lee's regt. ; term, 3 years ; also, list of men mustered by James Leonard, Mus-
ter Master for Plj-mouth Co., dated April 7, 1778; Col. William Lee's regt.

Trefry, Thomas. Capt. Francis Felton's co. ; company receipt, given to Daniel
Hopkins, dated Marblehead, Sept. 2(5, 1775, for advance pay for 1 month;
also. Private, Capt. Felton's (Marblehead) co. ; enlisted July 18, 1775 ; ser-
vice to Dec. 31, 1775, 5 mos. 27 days, in defence of seacoast; also, same co. ;
enlisted Jan. 4, 1776; service to Feb. 29, 1776, 1 mo. 28 days, in defence of
seacoast.

Trefry, Thojias. Private, brigantine "Massachusetts," commanded by Capt.
Daniel Souther; engaged Aug. 19, 1776; discharged Dec. 21, 1776; service, 4
mos. 2 days; reported rated 1 share; also. Seaman, brigantine "Massachu-
setts," commanded by Capt. John Fisk ; abstract for advance pay for 1 month,
dated Salem, March 17, 1777 ; also, .same vessel and commander ; engaged Feb.
17, 1777; discharged July 31, 1777; service, 5 mos. 14 days; roll dated Boston;
also, same vessel and commander; engaged July 31, 1777; discharged Oct. 16,
1777 ; roll dated Boston.

Trefry, Thojias. List of prisoners sent from Newport, R. I., in the pri.son-ship
" Lord Sandwich " and landed at Bristol March 7, 1778.

Trefry, William. Capt. Francis Felton's co. ; company receipt, given to Daniel
Hopkins, dated Marblehead, Sept. 26, 1775, for advance pay for 1 mouth ; also.
Private, Capt. Felton's (Marblehead) co. ; enlisted July 19, 1775; service to
Dec. 31, 1775, 5 mos. 26 days, in defence of seacoast; also, same co. ; enlisted
Jan. 4, 1776; service to Feb. 29, 1776, 1 mo. 28 days, in defence of seacoast.



IX THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 43



Trefry, William. Seaman, brigantine "Massachusetts," commanded by Capt.
John Fisk; abstract for advance pay for 1 month, dated Salem, March 17,
1777; also, same vessel and commander; engaged Feb. 17, 1777; discharged
July 31, 1777; service, 5 mos. 14 days; roll dated Boston; also, same vessel
and commander ; engaged July 31, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 16, 1777 ; roll dated
Boston.

Trefry, "William. Seaman, ship " Union," Richard James, Master, bound on
voyage from Falmouth to France ; portage bill made up for advance pay for
1 month, dated Boston, Dec. -, 1777 ; engaged Dec. 22, 1777.

Trefry, Wormsted. Capt. Francis Felton'sco. ; company receipt, given to Daniel
Hopkins, dated Marblehead, Sept. 26, 1775, for advance pay for 1 month ; also,
Private, Capt. Felton's (Marblehead) co. ; enlisted July 18, 1775 ; service to
Dec. 31, 1775, 5 mos. 27 days, in defence of seacoast.

Trega, Larawell, Gloucester. List of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army [year not given] ; residence, Gloucester ; engaged for town of Gloucester.

Tregay, Larry, Gloucester. Private, Capt. Nathaniel "Warner's co.. Col. Moses
Little's (17th) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 4, 1775;
service, 3 mos. 5 days ; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; age, 20 yrs. ;
also, order for bomity coat or its equivalent m money dated Prospect Hill, Xov.
25, 1775; 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, 1776.

Tremaix, . [This name also appears under the form of Trimain, Trimon, Tri-

mons, Truman.]

Tremain, Daniel. Private, Capt. Ephraim Fitch's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's
detachment of Berkshire Co. militia; muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga,
Feb. 25, 1777; enlisted Dec. 16, 1776; enlistment to expire March 15, 1777; re-
ported on command as a scout.

Trem-A^ix, Gaius. Private, Capt. Ephraim Fitch's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's
detachment of Berkshire Co. militia ; muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga,
Feb. 25, 1777 ; enlisted Dec. 16, 1776 ; enlistment to expire March 15, 1777.

Tremaix, Jonathan. Capt. Ephraim Fitch's co.. Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.)
regt. ; entered service July 8, 1777 ; discharged July 27, 1777 ; service, 19 days.

Tremain, Joseph. Corporal, Capt. Ephraim Fitch's co., Col. Benjamin Simonds's
detachment of Berkshire Co. militia ; muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga,
Feb. 25, 1777; enlisted Dec. 16, 1776; enlistment to expire March 15, 1777.

Tremain; Justus. Return of wagon department, 2d Mass. brigade, for rations,
dated Feb. 18, 1780, made by James Witherell, Sub-Conductor, in behalf of
Russel Dewey, Wagon Conductor of the Brigade, approved by William
Shepard, Colonel Commandant, and by Ezra Lunt, Commissary of Mass. State
Stores, and endorsed " Gen'l Glovers Brigade; " receipt for rations, given to
Ezra Lmit, Commissary, dated Massachusetts Store at West Point, Feb. 19,
1780, signed by said Tremain, appears on reverse of return.

Tremain, Philip, Egreniont. Corporal, Capt. John Holms's co. of Mumte-men,
Col. John Fellows's regt., which marched April 21, 1775, in response to the
alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 23 days; also, Capt. Ephraim Fitch's co.,
Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; entered service July 8, 1777; discharged
Aug. 14, 1777; service, 37 days.

Tremain, Reuben. Private, Capt. Ephraim Fitch's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's
detachment of Berkshire Co. militia; muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga,
Feb. 25, 1777; enlisted Dec. 16, 1776; enlistment to expire March 15, 1777;



44 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AOT) SAILORS

Tremain, Reuben, continued.

also, Capt. Fitch's co., Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt. ; entered service
July 8, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 14, 1777 ; service, 37 days.

Tremain, Shkm, Westfield. Return of men raised to serve in the Contmental Army
from Capt. David Mosley's (Westtield) co., sworn to in Hampshire Co., April
5, 1779 ; residence, "Westlield : engaged for town of "Westfield ; term, 9 months ;
reported delivered to the Superintendent.

Tremain, Solomon. Capt. William Bacon's co., Col. Fellows's regt. ; order for
money in lieu of hounty coat dated Dorchester, Dec. 19, 1775.

Trench, . [This name also appears under the form of Trenh, Trents.]

Trench, Frederick. Bombardier, Capt. Amos Lincoln's (10th) co., Col. T.
Crafts's (Artillery) regt. ; service from time of enlistment to Aug. 1, 1777, 40
days ; roll dated Boston ; also, same co. and regt. ; return of men entitled to an
additioualbountyof £15, dated Boston, Jan. 12, 1778.

Trench, John, Newton. Bombardier, Capt. James Swan's (1st) co.. Col. Thomas
Crafts's (Artillery) regt. ; abstract for advance pay, etc., sworn to at Boston,
Jime 8, 1776 ; also, Gunner, same co. and regt. ; service from Aug. 1, 1776, to
Nov. 1, 1776, 3 mos. ; roll dated Boston.

Trench, Othniel, Boston. Bombardier, Capt. Thomas Melvill's (2d) co., Col.
Thomas Crafts's (Artillery) regt. ; ab.stract for advance pay, mileage, etc. ;
Capt. ^lelvill's receipt for amount of abstract, dated Boston, Jime 8, 1776;
also, Coqioral, same co. and regt. ; service from Aug. 1, 1776, to Nov. 1, 1776,
3 mos. ; also. Sergeant, same co. and regt. ; service from Nov. 1, 1776, to Feb.
1, 1777, 3 mos. ; reported as serving 1 mo. as Corporal ; also, same co. and regt. ;
service from Feb. 1, 1777, to May 8, 1777, 3 mos. 7 days. [See Othniel French.]

Trench, Stephen, Dartmouth. Matross, Capt. Jonathan W. Edes's co. of matrosses,
Col. Thomas Crafts's (Artillery) regt. ; abstract for advance pay, etc., sworn to
at Boston, July 17, 1776; also, Capt. Edes's (4th) co.. Col. Crafts's regt.; en-
gaged June 17, 1776; service to Aug. 1, 1776, 48 days; roll swoni to in Suffolk
Co. ; also. Gunner, same co. and regt. ; service from Aug. 1, 1776, to Nov. 1,
1776, 3 mos. ; roll sworn to at Boston ; also. Bombardier, same co. and regt. ;
service from Feb. 1, 1777, to date of discharge. May 8, 1777, 3 mos. 7 days ; also,
2d Lieutenant, Capt. Amos Lincoln's (10th) co., Col. Crafts's (Artillery) regt. ;
service from time of engagement to Oct. 1, 1777, 4 mos. 24 days; rolls dated
Boston. [See Stephen French.]

Trench, Thomas. Capt. Abiel Clap's co.. Col. Carpenter's (Bristol Co.) regt.;
service, 34 days ; company marched to Rhode Island July 24, 1777.

Trench, William, Lynn. Capt. Ezra Newhall's co.. Col. Mansfield's regt.; order
for advance pay, signed by said Trench and others, dated Cambridge, Jime 8,
1775 ; also. Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; en-
listed May 1, 1775 ; service, 1 mo. 10 days ; also, Capt. Newhall's co.. Col. John
Mansfield's (19tli) regt. commanded by Lieut. Col. Israel Hutchinson; com-
pany return dated Oct. 6, 1775; reported enlisted into the train June 8, 1775;
also. Bombardier, Capt. Edward Burbeck's co.. Col. Richard Gridley's (Artil-
lery) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 8, 1775; service, 1
mo. 25 days; also, company return dated Oct. 7, 1775; also, order for bounty
coat dated Cambridge, Dec. 22, 1775.

Trench, William, Plymouth. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from Capt. Zach. Bartlet's (1st Plymouth Co.) regt., dated Feb. 21,
1778; residence, Plymouth; engaged for town of Plymouth; joined Capt.
Dunham's co.. Col. Bailey's regt. ; term, 8 months. [See William French.]



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 45

Trenh, Othniel. Muster roll of Capt. Asahel Wheeler's cc, which marclied from
Sudbury and joined Col. Joseph Head's regt. at Roxbury [year not given,
probably 1776].

Trents, Frederick. Capt. Amos Lincoln's co., Col. Thomas Crafts's regt. ; list
of men who received bounty from April 30, 1777, to Dec. 30, 1777, 8 mos.

Trerfry, Thomas. Matross, Capt. Edward Fettyplace's (Marblehead) co. ; en-
listed March 1, 177G ; service to Sept. 1, 1776, 6 mos., in defence of seacoast.

Trerfry, Willl\m. ^Slatross, Capt. Edward Fettjrplace's (Marblehead) co. ; en-
listed March 1, 1776; service to June 1, 1776, 3 mos., in defence of seacoast.

Trescot, Ebexezer. Private, Capt. John Robinson's co., Col. Benjamin Gill's
regt. ; service, 12 days, at Dorchester in March, 1776, guarding shores at mouth
of Milton river.

Trescot, Johx, Dorchester. List of men raised in Suffolk Co. for the term of 9
months from the time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable to resolve of April
20, 1778, returned as mustered by Henry Rutgers, Jr., Deputy Muster Master,
dated Fishkill, Aug. 1, 1778 ; engaged for town of Dorchester.

Trescot, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Seth Sumner's co.. Col. Gill's regt. ; marched
from home March 1, 1778; discharged April 4, 1778; service, 1 mo. 4 days;
company ordered to march to Castle Island March 1, 1778.

Trescot, Samuel. Matross, Capt. Samuel Fales's (Taunton) co. of matrosses, Col.
G. Williams's regt., [Gen.] G. Godfrey's brigade ; service, 30 days, on the alarm
at Rhode Island of Dec. 8, 1776 ; mileage to Slade's Ferry in Swanzey and home
(32 miles) allowed.

Trescot, William. Private, Capt. Seth Sumner's co., Col. Benjamin Gill's regt. ;
service, 3 days ; company ordered to march to Moon Island June 12, 1776.

Trescot, William. Seaman, brig "Hazard," commanded by Capt. John F. Wil-
liams ; engaged May 15, 1779 ; service, 2 mos. 1 day ; said Trescot reported as
among those placed on board the ship " Putnam " or who left the brig on her
arrival at Boston. Roll sworn to in Suffolk Co.

Trescot, William. Capt. Burbank's co., 12th Mass. regt. ; entered service July 21,
1779 ; discharged April 24, 1780 ; term, 9 months.

Trescott, . [This name also appears under the form of Traket, Trescot, Treskit,

Tresscott, Triscot, Triscott, Triscut, Trisket, Triskett, Truskit.]

Trescott, Ebenezer. Private, Capt. Seth Sumner's co.. Col. Gill's regt. ; marched
from home March 1, 1778 ; discharged April 4, 1778 ; service, 1 mo. 4 days ;
company ordered to march to Castle Island March 1, 1778.

Trescott, Henry. Gunner, brigantine " Tyrannicide," commanded by Capt. Allen
Hallet ; list of officers of armed vessels ; warrant issued Feb. 23, 1779.

Trescott, John, Dorchester. Capt. Abner Crane's co., Col. John Robinson's regt. ;
enlisted Aug. 12, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 19 days, at Rhode Island ; also, Private,
Capt. Crane's co., Col. Robinson's regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance, etc.,
from camp home, dated North Kingston, Dec. 31, 1777; said Trescott credited
with allowance for 3^ days (65 miles) travel.

Trescott, John, Dorchester. List of men raised in Suffolk Co. to reinforce the
Continental Army for the tenn of 9 months, agreeable to resolve of April 20,
1778, as returned by Stephen Badlam, Superintendent for said county, dated
Dorchester; also, descriptive list of men returned as received of Maj. Stephen
Badlam, by Capt. Robert Davis, at Roxbury, June 4, 1778, to be delivered to



46 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Trescott, John, continued.

Brig. Gen. Jonathan Warner, at Fi.shkill ; Capt. Sumner's co., Col. Gill's regt. ;
age, 17 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5^ in.; complexion, dark; haii-, dark; eyes, gray;
occupation, husbandman; nationality, American; residence, Dorchester; en-
gaged for town of Dorchester ; arrived at Fishkill June 14, 1778.

Trescott, John. Sergeant, Capt. Abner Crane's co., Col. Jacob GarLsh's (Gerrish's)
regt.; engaged Oct. 14, 1779; discharged Dec. 2, 1779; service, 1 mo. 19 days,
on expedition to Claverack.

Trescott, John. Eeturn of men raised in Suffolk Co. for Continental service,
agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780 ; engaged for town of Dorchester ; engaged
June 25, 1781.

Trescott, Lemuel, Boston. Captain ; memorandum of firelocks received of simdry
officers and soldiers ; date of delivery, Jan. 10, 177G ; also, Captain, 5th co.. Col.
Asa "Whitcomb's regt. ; muster roll of field, staff, and commissioned officers for
Jan.-Nov., 1776, dated Camp at Ticonderoga ; appointed Jan. 1, 1776 ; reported
on furlough at "South Camp" Nov. 17, 1776, by leave of Gen. Gates; also,
Major, Col. Henry Jackson's regt. ; Continental Army pay accoimts for service
fi-om Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779 ; reported as serving 10 mos. 20 days as Captain,
19 mos. 10 days as Major; also rejiorted as serving as Inspector from Sept. 22,
1778, to April 9, 1779; also, Captain of a company detached from Col. David
Henley's regt. ; pay rolls for April and May, 1778, sworn to at Providence ; also,
Captain, Col. Henley's regt. ; return of commissioned officers, dated Camp Paw-
tuxet, Oct. 10, 1778 ; aZso, same regt. ; pay abstract for Oct., 1778; order for pay-
ment of amount of abstract, dated at Headquarters, Providence, and signed by
Maj. Gen. Gates ; also, same regt. ; pay roll for Nov., 1778 ; also, Captain, same
regt. ; pay abstract for Dec, 1778, signed by said Trescott as Major Commandant ;
order for payment of amount of abstract, dated at Headfjuarters, Providence, and
signed by Maj. Gen. Gates ; also. Major, same regt. ; regimental pay abstracts for
Feb. and March, 1779, signed by said Trescott, Major Commandant; order for
payment of amount of abstracts, dated Headquarters, Providence, and signed
by Maj. Gen. Gates; also. Major, and Captain of 3d co.. Col. Jackson's (16th)
regt. ; muster roll of field, staff, and commissioned officers for April, 1779, dated
Pawtuxet; appointed Major May 20, 1778; also. Major, same regt. ; return of
field and staff officers, dated Camp at Providence, July 11, 1779; also, same
regt. ; return of field, staff, and commissioned officers for clothing, dated Camp
Castle Island, Sept. 23, 1779; also, same regt. ; pay roll of field, staff, and com-
missioned officers for Oct., 1779, dated Camp Providence; a^so, Captain, same
regt. ; regimental return made up to Dec. 31, 1779, dated Camp at Providence;
also. Major, .same regt. ; Continental Anny pay accounts for service from Jan.
1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; also, return certified at Camp near Morristown, April
30, 1780, of officers and men belonging to Col. Lee's, Col. Henley's, and Col.
Jackson's regts., and men belonging to ^Massachusetts in Col. Henry Sher-
burne's regt., who were incorporated into a regiment under the command of
Col. Henry Jackson, agreeable to the arrangement of April 9, 1779; rank.
Captain; residence, Boston; appointed Jan. 1, 1777; reported promoted to
Major May 20, 1778; also. Major, Col. Jackson's regt., Gen. Stark's brigade;
regimental pay abstracts for April- July, 1780 ; also, same regt. ; return of
officers, dated Boston, Dec. 7, 1780; also, Major Commandant^ Lieut. Col.
John Brooks's (7th) regt. ; returns of effectives, dated Camp New "Windsor,
Dec. 20, 1782, and Jan. 3, 1783; also, returns of effectives between Feb. 7, 1783,
and May 2, 1783 ; reported on furlough in Connecticut from April 24, 1783, by
leave of Gen. "Washington ; also, returns of effectives, dated May 9, May 16,
and May 23, 1783; also. Major, Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt., 1st Ma.ss. brigade;
list of officers [year not given, probably 1782 or 1783] showing dates of commis-
sions ; commissioned May 20, 1778.



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