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ment to expire Jan. 1, 1779.

Walker, Samuel, Rehoboth. List of men drafted and mustered in Bristol Co. to
serve at Rhode Island until Jan. 1, 1780, as returned by James Leonard, Mus-
ter Master, dated Oct. 28, 1779; residence, Rehoboth; also, Corporal, Capt.
Joseph Franklin's co.. Col. Nathan Tyler's regt.; enlisted July 1, 1779; dis-
charged Dec. 31, 1779; service, 6 mos., at Rhode Island; also, same co. and
regt. ; pay roll for Dec, 1779, sworn to at Rehoboth, allowing 18 days service
at Rhode Island; also, same co. and regt.; payroll for Dec, 1779, allowing
service for 1 mo. 1 day at Rhode Island, including travel (27 miles) home.

Walker, Samuel, Rehoboth (probably) . Return of hire paid one man to guard
the shores until Jan. 1 [1780], dated July 19, 1779; the sum of £12 is set against
the name of said Walker.

Walker, Sasiuel, Rehoboth. Receipt dated Rehoboth, April 11, 1781, for bounty
paid said Walker by Phanuel Bishup, one of the committee of the town of
Rehoboth for hiring soldiers, to serve in the Continental Army for the term
of 3 years ; also, list of men raised in Bristol Co. to serve in the Continental
Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as attested by James Williams,
Superintendent for said county, dated Taunton ; also, list of men returned as
received by John Bwct, at Taunton, April 18, 1781, to be conducted to Spring-
field and delivered to Col. Shepard ; also, descriptive list of men in Continen-
tal service; Capt. King's co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt.; age, 20
yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7^ (also given 5 ft. 8) in. ; complexion, light ; hair, brown ;
occupation, farmer (also given laborer) ; residence, Rehoboth ; engaged for
town of Rehoboth ; engaged April 9, 1781 ; term, 3 years ; also. Corporal, Capt.
King's CO., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt. ; register of furloughs granted
subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781 ; leave given said Walker by Col. Vose Feb. 26,
1783, to go from Windsor to Rehoboth for 47 days ; reported overstayed 1 day ;
also, list of men who died or were discharged subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781; said
Walker discharged June 10, 1783, by Gen. Washington, having procured a man
to serve in his stead.
Walker, Samuel, Shirley. Private, Capt. Henry Haskell's co., Col. James Pres-
cott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; returned home
May 3, 1775 ; service, 16 days.
Walker, Samuel, Wilmington (probably) . List of men drafted to do turns of ser-
vice at the Lines and who hired or sent men to serve m their stead, dated July
24, 1776; Lieut. Gershom Flagg reported as having sent said Walker, "his
young man," and is credited with 1 turn.

Walker, Samuel, Wilmington. Private, Capt. Caleb Brooks's co.. Col. Nicholas
Dike's regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., to and from camp, dated
Boston, Nov. 27, 1776, and endorsed " at Dochester Heights; " 48 miles travel
allowed said Walker ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for Dec, 1776-Feb.
1777 ; enlisted Dec. 1, 1776 ; service guarding stores at Boston ; regiment raised
to serve imtil March 1, 1777.

Walker, Samuel, Wilmington. Private, Capt. Samuel Tay's co., Lieut. Col.
Webb's regt. : enlisted Sept. 16, 1781 ; discharged Dec. 1, 1781 : service, 2 mos.
26 days, including 11 days (218 miles) travel home ; regiment raised in Suffolk
and Middlesex coimties to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.



480 ilASSACIIUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Walker, Samuel, "Wiuthrop. Certificate dated Cambridge, Juiie 24, 1775, signed
by Capt. Samuel McCobb, certifying tbat said Walker and others belonging
to his company, Col. Nixon's regt., were in need of cartridge boxes and that
each had received one for which said McCobb promised to be accountable ; also,
Capt. Samuel McCobb's co.. Col. John Nixon's (otli) regt. ; receipt for advance
pay, signed by said Walker and others, dated Cambridge, June 26, 1775; also,
Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 1,
1775 ; service, 2 mos. 5 days ; also, company return dated Camp at Winter Hill,
Oct. 7, 1775; also, lists of men returned as having voluntarily enlisted into the
army in 1775, and also in 1776, and men supposed to have enlisted into the army
for 3 years but not returned to the town, annexed to a petition of the inhabitants
of Winthrop, dated March 10, 1777, asking consideration on account of their ex-
posed condition.

Walker, Samuel. Private ; list of men returned as serving on main guard imder
Lieut. Col. L. Baldwin at Prospect Hill, dated July 16, 1775.

Walker, Samuel. Memorandum of firelocks received of .sundry oflicers and soldiers ;
date of delivery, Feb. 8, 1776.

Walker, Samuel. Private, Capt. Job Shattuck's co.. Col. John Eobinson's regt. ;
service, 8 days ; roll made up from time of enlistment to time of marching to
camp and dated Cambridge, March -, 1776.

Walker, Samuel. Private, Capt. Moses Harrington's co.. Col. Dike's regt. ; mus-
ter roll for Dec, 1776-Feb., 1777; credited to town of Framingham ; enlisted
Dec. 20, 1776 ; regiment raised to serve until March 1, 1777.

Walker, Samuel. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Marsh's co., Maj. Gage's regt. ; en-
li.sted Oct. 2, 1777; discharged Nov. 6, 1777; service, 1 mo. 7 days; regiment
raised to reinforce Northern army. Roll dated Haverhill.

Walker, Samuel. List of men belonging to Capt. Ebenezer Newell 's co. who
received arms from the Province store, dated North Kingston, Dec. 15, 1777 ;
also, Private, Capt. Newell's co., Col. Danforth Keyes's regt.; enlisted July
10, 1777 ; enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1778 ; roll dated Providence ; also, same
CO. and regt. ; bounty allowed for service from 3 montlis after date of enlist-
ment, July 10, 1777, to Jan. 3, 1778, 2 mos. 24 days, at Rhode Island.

Walker, Samuel. Private, Capt. Joseph Franklin's (Rehoboth) co.. Col. John
Daggett's regt.; enlisted Jan. 1, 1778; discharged March 31, 1778; service, 3
mos. ; company .stationed at Rhode Island for 3 months from Jan. 1, 1778.

Walker, Samuel. Private, Capt. Cadwallader Ford's co.. Col. Brooks's regt. of
guards; enlisted Nov. 5, 1777; service to April 3, 1778, 4 mos. 29 days, at Fort
No. 2, Cambridge, guarding troops of convention ; also, company receipt for
wages, etc., given to Capt. Ford, dated Wilmington, May 22, 1778.

Walker, Samuel. Private, Capt. Isaac Wood's co.. Col. Jonathan Reed's regt.
of guards; muster rolls dated Cambridge, May 9, and June -, 1778; enlisted
March 30, 1778 ; enlistment, 3 months from April 2 (also given April 1) , 1778 ;
also, same co. and regt. ; joined April 1, 1778 ; service to July 5, 1778, 3 mos. 5
days, at Cambridge.

Walker, Samuel. Private, Capt. Amos Perry's co., Col. Haws's regt. ; entered
service July 28, 1778; discharged Sept. 12, 1778; service, 1 mo. 17 days, at
Rhode Island.

Walker, Samuel. Private, Capt. Joshua Walker's co., Col. Samuel Deanney's
regt.; enlisted Oct. 22, 1770; discharged Nov. 23, 1770; service, 1 mo. 13 days,
including travel (215 miles) home; regiment detached to join Continental
Army and ordered to march to Claverack to serve for 3 months. Roll dated
Wobum.



IX TIIE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 481

"Walker, Samuel. Receipt dated Brookfield, Oct. 20, 1779, for bounties paid said
Walker and others by the Selectmen to serve in the Continental Army for the
term of 3 months, agreeable to resolve of Oct. 9, 1779; also. Private, Capt.
Joseph Richardson's co., Col. Samuel Denny's regt. ; enlLsted Oct. 19, 1779;
discharged Nov. 23, 1779; service, 1 mo. 12 days, at Claverack, including 7
days (140 miles) travel home; regiment raised for 3 months; roll sworn to in
"Worcester Co.

"Walker, Samuel. Private, Capt. Timothy Paige's co.. Col. John Rand's regt. ;
enlisted July 20, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780 ; service, 3 mos., at "West Point,
including 9 daj-s (180 miles) travel home ; regiment raised for 3 months. Roll
sworn to in Worcester Co.

"Walker, Samuel. Receipt dated "Worcester, June 20, 1782, for bounty paid said
"Walker by Capt. John Boyden, Chairman of Class No. 2 of the town of Stur-
bridge, to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years ; also, Private,
Col. Benjamin Tupper's (10th) regt. ; service from June 10, 1782, 6 mos. 22
days.

"Walker, Samuel, Jr. Private, Lieut. Nathaniel Hutchings's detachment ; marched
Sept. 6, 1781 ; discharged Sept. 13, 1781 ; service, 10 days ; detachment sent by
the Selectmen of Fryeburg to guard frontiers on Androscoggin river.

"Walker, Silas, Concord. Lieutenant, Capt. Joseph Butler's co. ; list of officers
of Col. John Nixon's regt., approved in Committee of Safety, at Cambridge,
June 5, 1775, and resolved that they be recommended to Congress for commis-
sions; ordered in Provincial Congress June 5, 1775, that commissions be
delivered said officers; also, Lieutenant, Capt. Butler's (1st) co.. Col. Nixon's
(5th) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; engaged April 24, 1775; service, 3
mos. 15 days ; also, company return dated Camp at "Winter Hill, Sept. 30, 1775 ;
also, receipt given to Benjamin Heywood, Paymaster, 4th regt., dated Camp
Mt. "Washington, Sept. 27, 1776, signed bj' said "Walker and others, for money
for enlisting recruits into said regiment; also, orders on Sergt. Pirkens and
Mr. Mores, payable to said Walker, Lieutenant, dated Camp "White Plains,
Oct. 28, 1776, signed by "Warham "^'heeler, for 16 shillings and 9 shillings
respectively; also, 1st Lieutenant, 8th co., Lieut. Col. Thomas Nixon's (4th)
regt. ; regimental return dated North Castle, Nov. 9, 1776 ; also, orders on
Lieut.' HayT\'ood, Paymaster, for wages, payable to said Walker, dated Philips
Manor, Nov. 21, 1776, and Camp Phillipsborough, Nov. 22, 1776, signed by
Ephraim Potter and Henry Hicx, respectively; also, order on PajTuaster,
Col. Nixon's regt., payable to Reuben Clement, dated King's Ferrj^, Nov. 28,
1776, signed by Samuel Hardin, for wages for service in Capt. Butler's co.
" Now " commanded by said Walker, Lieutenant ; also, receipts given to Ben-
jamin Heywood, Paymaster, 4tli regt., signed by said "Walker and others, for
wages for Sept.-Dec, 1776, as Lieutenants in said regiment; also, Lieut. Col.
Nixon's regt. ; return of men who engaged to serve the month of Jan., 1777,
dated Springfield, Jan. 25, 1777; reported 320 miles from home; also, receipt
given to Benjamin Heywood, Paymaster, 4th regt., signed by said "Walker and
others, for wages for Jan., 1777, as Lieutenants in said regiment; also, orders
on Capt. Haward, Paymaster, Col. Nixon's regt., payable to said Walker,
dated Chatham, Feb. 4, and Feb. 7, 1777, signed by Edward Wilkins and James
Alld, respectively, for wages, etc. ; also, order on Benjamui HejTVood, Paj -
ma-ster. Col. Nixon's regt., payable to said Walker, Lieutenant, dated Con-
cord, March 4, 1777, signed by Nathan Wood, for wages for Oct., Nov., and
Dec, 1776, etc., for service in a company commanded by said Walker: also.
Lieutenant, Col. Timothy Bigelow's (1.5th) regt. ; Continental Army pay ac-
counts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to April 9, 1779 ; reported a supernumerary
officer; also, 1st Lieutenant, same regt.; return of officers for clothing, dated
Boston, May 25, 1778; also, 1st Lieutenant, (late) Capt. Edmund Munro's CO.,



482 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



"Walker, Silas, contimied.

Col. Bigelow's regt. ; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence ;
appointed Jan. 1, 1777 ; reported a supernumerary officer on furlough ; also,
Captain, Maj. Nathaniel Heath's detachment; engaged Nov. 1, 1779; dis-
charged Feb. 9 (also given Feb. 1), 17«0; service, 3 mos., with guards at
Boston; company raised for 3 months; also, 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Abraham
Andrews's co.. Col. Cyprian How's (Middlesex Co.) regt.; list of officers
appointed to command men detached from militia to reinforce the Continental
Army for 3 months, agreeable to resolve of June 22, 1780 ; commissioned July
13, 1780; also, Lieutenant, Capt. Andrews's co.. Col. Cyprian How's regt.;
appointed July 1, 1780; discharged Oct. 30, 1780; service, 4 mos. 2 days, in-
cluding 3 days (05 miles) travel home; regiment detached from Middlesex
Co. militia to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

"Walker, Silas. Private, Capt. Silas Walker's co., Maj. Nathaniel Heath's de-
tivchment ; enlisted Nov. 15, 1779 ; discharged Feb. 1, 1780 ; service, 2 mos. 15
(also given 2 mos. Ki) days, with guards at Boston ; detachment raised for 3
months.

"Walker, Silas. Corporal, Capt. David "Wheler's co.. Col. Asa Barns's regt. ; ser-
vice, 11 days; company marched from Lanesborough to Saratoga Oct. 29, 1781,
on an alarm.

Walker, Simon Pet., Topsham. Private, Capt. James Curtis's co. ; muster roll
dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted July 18, 1775 ; service, 22 days ; a^so, Capt. Curtis's
CO., Col. James Cargill's regt.; enlisted Aug. 9, 1775; service, 5 mos. 5 days,
in defence of seacoast.

"Walker, Solomon, Brookfield. Private, Capt. Ithamar "Wright's co. of Minute-
men, which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 12 days ; reported
enlisted into the army May 1, 1775; also. Sergeant, Capt. Sylvanus Walker's
CO., Col. Timothy Danielson's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; engaged
May 1, 1775; service, 3 mos., 1 week, 1 day; also, company return [probably
Oct., 1775]; also, order for boimty coat dated Ptoxbury Camp, Nov. 2, 1775;
also, 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 the 3d Precinct of Brookfield ; total
amount of service rendered made to average 5^ months for each single poll iu
said precinct; said Walker credited with 17 mos. service.

Walker, Solomon, Hopkinton. Keceipt dated Hopkinton, July G, 1778, for bounty
paid said Walker and others by the Selectmen to serve in the Coiituiental
Army for the term of months; also, receipt given to Capt. Eauies, dated
Hopkinton, July 1, 1778, signed by .said Walker, for £4G, a part of the bounty
paid him to go to Rhode Island for the tenn of G months ; also. Sergeant, Capt.
Joseph Griffith's co.. Col. John Jacobs's regt. ; engaged June 3, 1778; service,
G mos. 4 days, including travel (GO miles) home; term to expire Jan. 1, 1779.

Walker, Solomon, Woolwich. Captain ; list of officers chosen by a company formed
from the Woolwich and Pownalborough cos. as the 11th co., 1st Lincoln Co.
regt. of Mass. militia, as returned by Dummer Sewall and John Huse, field
officers of said regiment, dated Georgetown, Aug. 23, 177G ; ordered in Council
Sept. 16, 177G, that said officers bo commissioned; also, Captain; service, 2
days ; company assembled and was in service at the time of taking a mast-
ship in Sheepscot river Sept. 10, 1777; also, certificate dated Pownalborough,
Oct. 8, 1777, signed by ISIaj. John Farley and others, certifying that said
Walker, Captain, and a immber of men belonging to his company were m
service at the time of retaking a mast-ship in Sheepscot river and were entitled
to pay therefor; also, council warrant dated Oct. 24, 1777, for £4, drawn in
favor of Col. William Jones for the use of said Walker, Captain, for service



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 483



Walker, Solomon, continued.

rendered in retaking the mast-ship; also, Captain of a company of militia
raised in Woolwich and Pownalborough ; statement made by said Walker,
sworn to in Lincoln Co., Sept. 2, 1778, certifying that two men had been de-
tached from his company, mustered, and had marched to join Continental Army,
agreeable to resolve of April 20, 1778 ; also, Captain, lltli co. ; regimental return
made by Lieut. Col. Dummer Sewall, of Col. Samuel McCobb's (Lincoln Co.)
regt., dated Georgetown, Nov. 19, 1779; commissioned Sept. 17, 1776; also,
Captam, Lieut. Col. Joseph Prime's regt. ; engaged April 28, 1780; discharged
Dec. 6, 1780; service, 7 mos. 9 days, imder Brig. Gen. Wadsworth at the
Eastward.

Walker, Solomon. Lieutenant, Capt. Timothy Paige's co., Col. John Rand's
regt. ; engaged Jime 27, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780; service, 3 mos. 23 days,
at West Point, including 9 days (180 miles) travel home ; regiment raised for
3 months. Roll sworn to in Worcester Co.

Walker, Solomon. Private, Capt. Walter McFarland's co., Col. Cyprian Howe's
regt.; enlisted Sept. 7, 1780; discharged Oct. 30, 1780; service, 1 mo. 27 days;
regiment raised in Middlesex Co. to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months
and stationed at Rhode Island.

Walker, Solomon, Jr. Sergeant, Capt. Solomon Walker's co. ; service, 2 days ;
company assembled and was in service at the time of taking the mast-ship in
Sheepscot river Sept. 10, 1777. Roll dated Pownalborough.

Walker, Stephen, Windsor. List of men raised for the 6 months service and re-
turned by Brig. Gen. Paterson as havmg passed muster m a return dated Camp
Totoway, Oct. 25, 1780; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of
Windsor for service in the Continental Army durmg 1780 ; marched July 5,
1780 ; discharged Dec. 20, 1780 ; service, 5 mos. 22 days, including travel (120
miles) home.

Walker, Stephen. Private, Capt. Aaron Rowley's co., Maj. David Rosseter's de-
tachment of Berkshire Co. militia; entered service Feb. 23, 1777; discharged
April 7, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 13 days, at Ticonderoga.

Walker, Stephen. Capt. Asa Stower's co.. Col. John Brown's regt. ; entered ser-
vice June 30, 1777; discharged July 26, 1777; service, 26 days; company
marched to Saratoga. Roll sworn to in Berkshire Co.

Walker, Stephen. Private, Capt. Zebulon Norten's co.. Col. John Ashley's
(Berkshire Co.) regt. ; entered .service July 27, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 14, 1777 ;
service, 23 days, at the Northward, travel (70 miles) mcluded. Roll dated
Equivalent.

Walker, Stephen. Private, Capt. John Strong's co.. Col. John Brown's (Berk-
shire Co.) regt. ; entered service Sept. 6, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 2, 1777 ; service,
26 days, in Northern department.

Walker, Stephen. Private, Capt. Samuel Goodrich's co., Lieut. Col. Miles
Powell's (Berkshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted July 18, 1779 ; discharged Aug. 22,
1779; service, 1 mo. 10 days, at New Haven, Conn., including 5 days (110
miles) travel home.

Walker, Stephen. Private, Capt. Benjamin Lemont's co.. Col. Samuel McCobb's
regt. ; enlisted June 26, 1779 ; discharged Sept. 24, 1779 ; service, 2 mos. 28 (also
given 2 mos. 29) days, at Penobscot.

Walker, Supply, Fiyeburg (also given Tewksbury). Corporal, Major's co., Col.
James Wesson's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb.
1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; residence, Fryeburg (also given Tewksbury) ; cred-
ited to town of Tewksbury; also, Capt. Joseph Pettingill's co.. Col. Wesson's
regt. ; company return [year not given] ; term, 3 years.



484 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Walker, Supply. Receipt dated Boston, June 1, 1782, for bounty paid said Walker
by Capt. William Parley, Chairman of Class No. 3 of the town of Boxford, to
serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years.

"Walker, Sylvanus, Palmer. Captain; general return of Col. Timothy Daniel-
son's regt. in camp at Koxbury May 27, 1775; ordered in Provincial Congress
May 27, 1775, that officers of said regiment be commissioned; also, Captain,
Col. Danielson's regt. ; return of officers for rations ; receipt for said rations,
dated Roxbury, June 24, 1775; also, muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; engaged
April 2i, 1775; service, 3 mos. 2 weeks; also, company return [probably Oct.,
1775].

Walker, Thomas, Hopkinton. List of men drafted from militia to march to Horse
Neck imder command of Col. Brooks [year not given], but wlio failed to join
regiment ; reported drafted from town of Hopkmton ; drafted into Capt. Gar-
diner's CO.

Walker, Thomas, Sudbury. Capt. Moses Stone's co., in a regiment commanded
by Lieut. Col. Ezekiel How, which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to
headquarters ; service, 3 days ; said Walker reported as having left company
without a proper discharge.

Walker, Thomas. Colonel ; official record of a ballot by the House of Repre-
sentatives, dated April 29, 1777; said Walker, Colonel, with Col. Solomon
Lovell, chosen to serve on the Committee of Fortifications in the room of Col.
Cobb and Maj. Batchelder, excused; appointment concurred in by Council
April 29, 1777.

Walker, Timothy, Falmouth, Cumberland Co. Return of men raised to serve in
the Continental Army from Capt. Oliver Clap's co.. Col. Benjamin Haws's
(4th Suffolk Co.) regt., dated Walpole, Feb. 17, 1778; residence, Falmouth;
engaged for town of Walpole; joined Capt. Blisdell's (Blaisdell's) co., Col.
Wiggleworth's regt. ; term, 3 years.

Walker, Timothy, Fryebui-g. Private, Capt. John Baker's co.. Col. Samuel Ger-
rish's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted July 1, 1775; service, 31
days; also, Capt. John Baker, Jr.'s (10th) co., Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin's
(late Col. Gerrish's) 38th regt.; pay roll for Aug., 1775; also, Capt. Joseph
Pettingill's (10th) co., Lieut. Col. Baldwm's regt. ; comjiany return dated
Camp at Sewall's Point, Sept. 27, 1775 ; also, return for clothing, dated Sewall's
Point, Oct. 30, 1775 ; also, order for boimty coat dated Camp at Sewall's Point,
Nov. 19, 1775; also, Private, Capt. Pettingill's co., Col. Baldwin's (26th) regt.;
pay abstracts for Feb. and 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, 1776; 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 allow-
ance, etc., sworn to at Andover, May 5, 1777; reported discharged 360 miles
from home; also. Drummer, Major's co.. Col. James Wesson's (9th) regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779;
residence, Fryeburg ; credited to town of Walpole ; also. Private, Capt. Joseph
Pettingill's co.. Col. Wesson's regt. ; company retum [year not given] ; term,
3 years ; also, Corporal, Major's co., Col. Wesson's regt. ; Continental Aniiy pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Feb. 1, 1780 ; reported discharged Feb.
1, 1780 : also, Maj. Pettingill's co.. Col. Wesson's (9th) regt. ; retum for clothing
delivered for the year 1780; term, during war; reported discharged.

Walker, Timothy, Hopkinton. Private, Capt. John Homes's (TTopkinton) co. of
militia. Col. Samuel Bullard's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19,
1775, to Roxbury ; service, 12 days.



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Walker, Timothy, Hoiikiuton. List of 6 months men raised agreeable to resolve
of June 5, 1780, returned as received of Maj. Joseph Hosiuer, Superintendent
for Middlesex Co., by Justin Ely, Commissioner, dated Springheld; also, de-
scriptive list of men raised to reinforce the ContincTital Army for the term of
6 months, agreeable to resolve of June 5, 17.S0, returned as received of Justin
Ely, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at Springfield, July 21, 1780;
age, 27 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ; complexion, light ; engaged for town of Hop-
kinton; marched to camp July 21, 1780, imder command of Capt. Isaac Pope;
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 Hopkinton for ser-
vice in the Continental Army duruig 1780; marched July 18, 1780; discharged
Dec. 3, 1780; service, 5 [ ? ] mos. 26 days, travel (200 miles) included.

"Walker, Timothy, Rehoboth. Colonel ; muster roll of officers who marched on the
alarm of April 19, 1775, and served until April 24, 1775, 6 days ; also. Colonel
of a Bristol Co. regt. ; return of officers, dated May 23, 1775; ordered in Pro-
vincial Congress May 24, 1775, that said officers be commissioned ; also, general
order dated Headquarters, Cambridge, July 22, 1775, making disposition of the
forces about Boston and dividing the army into 3 grand divisions to consist of
2 brigades each ; said Walker, Colonel of a regiment assigned to a brigade to
be commanded by Brig. Gen. Spencer which was to form part of right wing
of the army under Maj. Gen. Ward, and to be stationed at Roxbury; also,
Colonel ; engaged April 24, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 2 weeks ; also. Colonel ; list
of field and staff officers appearing on a return of Capt. John Perry's co., dated
Oct. 6, 1775 ; also, list of men who paid money to raise Continental soldiers,
dated Feb. 18, 1778 ; said Walker, Colonel, reported as having paid £15.

Walker, Timothy, Sutton. Private, Capt. Reuben Davis's co., Col. Luke Drury's



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