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G, 1775; also, order for bounty coat dated Camp at Winter Hill, Nov. 11, 1775.

Wall, Richard, Marblehead. Capt. Francis Symonds's (9th) co.. Col. John Glover's
(21st) regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said Wall and others, dated
Cambridge, June 27, 1775; also, Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated
Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 31, 1775; service, 2 mos. 6 days ; also, company return,
probably Oct., 1775. [See Richard Wallis.]

"Wall, Robert, Marblehead. Private, Capt. Francis Symonds's (9th) co.. Col. John
Glover's (21st) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 30, 1775;
service, 2 mos. 7 days ; also, company return, probably Oct., 1775. [See Robert
Walies and Robert Walls. ]

Wall, Timothy. Seaman, ship "General Putnam," commanded by Capt. Daniel
Waters; engaged July 8 (also given July 10), 1779; service to Sept. 7, 1779,
1 mo. 29 days, on Penobscot expedition. Roll sworn to in Suffolk Co.

Wall, William. Private, Capt. Jesse Sturtevant's co.. Col. John Jacobs's regt. ;
enlisted July 31, 1780; discharged Oct. 29, 1780; service, 2 mos. 29 days; regi-
ment detached from militia to reiaforce Continental Army at Rhode Island for
3 months.

Wallac, David, Gloucester. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the armed ship
" America," commanded by Capt. John Somes, sworn to in Suffolk Co., June
8, 1780 ; age, 15 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. ; residence, Gloucester.

Wallace, . [This name also appears under the form of Vallice, Wal, Walec,

Walers, Wales, Walies, Walls, Wall, Wallac, Wallas, Wallass, Walies, Wal-
lice, Wallic, Wallis, Walliss, Walls, Willas, Wollace, Wollas, Woller, Wolles,
Wollis.]

Wallace, Charles. Private, Capt. Stoddard's co., Col. Vose's regt. ; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from May 17, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; term, 3
years; also, Capt. Abraham Hunt's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's regt.; order for
gratuity, dated Providence, Feb. 13, 1779.

Wallace, Curwin. Capt. John Fuller's co. ; receipt for bounty coat dated Charles-
town, Sept. 14, 1775.

Wallace, Daniel. Private, Capt. John H. Wendell's co., Col. Goose Van Schaick's
(1st New York) regt. ; muster roll for Jan., Feb., and jNIarch, 1781, dated West
Point; enlistment, during war; also, (late) Capt. Wendell's co.. Col. Van
Schaick's regt. ; muster roll for April, 1781, dated West Point.

Wallace, David, Newburj^iort. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the brig
"Julius Caesar," commanded by Capt. Nathaniel Bently, sworn to at Fal-
mouth, Jmie 21, 1780; age, 14 yrs. 9 mos.; stature, 4 ft. 5 in.; complexion,
light; residence, Newburj^port ; reported rated ^ share.

Wallace, David. Private, Capt. Joshua Shaw's co., Col. Elisha Porter's (Hamp-
shire Co.) regt.; enlisted July 22, 1779; discharged Aug. 27, 177'.); service, 1
mo. 9 days, at New London, Conn., including 3 days (G2 miles) travel home.
Roll dated Monson.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 493

"Wallace, Ebekezer. Descriptive list of officers and crew on board the armed
ship " Deane," commanded by Capt. Elisha Hinman, dated Boston, Nov. -,
1780 ; age, 16 yrs. ; complexion, light ; reported as belonging to Massachusetts.

"Wallace, Ezekiel. List of prisoners delivered Col. Gabriel Johonnot by Charles
"Waller, Commissary of Pri-soners at Rhode Island, March 17, 1778; reported
a Seaman.

Wallace, Henry. Private, Capt. James "Walsworth's co., Col. ElLsha Porter's
(Hampshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted July 22, 1779; discharged Aug. 27, 1779; ser-
vice, 1 mo. 11 days, at New London, Conn., including 6 days (120 miles) travel
home. Roll sworn to at Deerfield.

"Wallace, Henry. Private, Capt. Isaac Newton's co., Col. S. Murray's regt. ; en-
listed July 13, 1780; discharged Oct. 10, 1780; service, 3 mos. 7 days, includ-
ing 9 days (172 miles) travel home; regiment raised in Hampshire Co. to
reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

"Wallace, Isaac, Townsend. Return of company officers of Col. Dike's regt.,
showing number of men present under them and also those not joined, dated
Dorchester, Sept. 21, 1776; said Wallace, with others, raised for Capt. John
Minott's CO. but reported as not having joined.

"Wallace, James. Private, Capt. Samuel Sloper's (12th) co., Col. David Mosley's
(3d Hampshire Co.) regt. ; entered service June 12, 1782 ; discharged June 14,
1782 ; service, 3 days ; company marched to Northampton Jxine 12, 1782, in
support of the government and was allowed horse rations.

"Wallace, John, Colrain. Private, Capt. Joshua L. Woodbridge's co.. Col. Nathan
Tyler's regt. ; enlisted Jime 25, 1779 ; discharged Dec. 25, 1779 ; service, 5 mos.
6 days, at Rhode Island ; roll sworn to at Newport : also, same co. and regt. ;
pay roll for Dec, 1779, sworn to at Newport, allowing 1 mo. 7 days .service at
Rhode Island, mcluding travel (143 miles) home.

"Wallace, John. Private, Capt. Moses McFarland's (7th) co., Lieut. Col. Thomas
Nixon's (4th) regt. ; regimental return dated North Castle, Nov. 9, 1776 ; also,
order on Paymaster Haward (Heywood), of 4th regt., payable to Gad Smith,
dated "Camp Philliiis mannar," Nov. 22, 1776, signed by said "Wallace, for
wages for Sept., 1776; also, receipts given to Benjamin Hey\\'ood, Paymaster,
4th regt., signed by said Wallace and others belonging to Capt. McFarland's
CO., for wages for Oct., Nov., and Dec, 1776.

Wallace, Jos. Descriptive list of officers and crew on board the armed ship
"Deane," commanded by Capt. Elisha Hinman, dated Boston, Nov. -, 1780;
age, 25 yrs. ; complexion, dark ; reported as belonging to Massachusetts.

Wallace, Joseph. List of prisoners sent in the cartel " Silver Eel " from Halifax
to Boston Oct. 8, 1778, to be exchanged for British prisoners, as returned by
Bat. Fox, Commissary of Prisoners ; reported a Seaman.

Wallace, Josiah (also given Joshua and Josiah, Jr.) , Cape Elizabeth (also given
Falmouth). Drummer, Capt. Richard Mayberry's co., Col. Benjamin Tup-
per's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to
Dec. 31, 1779; residence. Cape Elizabeth; also, Capt. Maybery's co., Col.
Ebenezer Francis's regt. ; subsistence allowed from time of engagement to time
of arrival at Bennington ; credited with 88 days allowance ; 3,36 miles travel
allowed said Wallace ; residence, Falmouth : also, Drummer, Capt. Mayberry's
CO., Col. Tupper's regt. ; return dated Jan. 25, 1778 ; residence, Cape Elizabeth :
engaged for town of Cape Elizabeth ; mustered by Maj. Ilsley, County Muster
Master, and by Col. Varrick, Continental Muster Master; also, same regt.:
muster roll for March, 1779, dated West Point; engaged Dec 19, 1776; term,
3 years.



494 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Wallace, Nicholas. Private, Capt. Noah Allen's co., Col. Joseph Vose's (1st)
regt. ; muster roll for July, 17S1, sworn to at Camp near Dobbs's Ferry ; enlisted
Jan. 1"), 1781; enlistment, 3 years; also, muster rolls for Aug. and Sept., 1781,
dated Camp Peekskill.

"Wallace, Peter. List of men belonging to 6th Mass. regt. appearing on a clothing
account made up from Jan. 1, 1778, to Dec. 31, 1782; also, return of the public
certificates jiaid by Benjamin Hey wood in 1784 and 1785 to the officers and men
of the 6th Mass. regt., for balances due them for arrears of pay, subsistence,
etc., on a final settlement of accoimts with the United States ; date of payment,
April 14, 1784.

"Wallace, Robert. Boatswain's Mate, brigantine " Tyrannicide," commanded by
Capt. John Cathcart ; engaged June 24, 1779; discharged Sept. 6, 1770; service
2 mos. 14 days. Roll sworn to at Boston.

"Wallace, Samuel. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for
Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Sept. 14, 1777; Capt. Scott's co., Col. Henley's
regt. ; reported received State bounty.

"Wallace, Samuel. Private, Capt. Thomas Cummings's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's
regt.; entered service Oct. 14, 1779; discharged Nov. 22, 1779; service, 1 mo.
20 days, at Claverack, including travel (240 miles) home ; regiment detached
fi'om militia of Essex and Suffolk coimties to reinforce army under Gen.
Washington.

Wallace, Willl\.m, Georgetown. Private, Capt. John Lane's co. ; enlisted Jime
16, 1775; service to Nov. 1, 1775, 4 mos. 25 days; company probably stationed
at Cape Ann for defence of seacoast.

Wallace, Willlam. Corporal, Capt. Reuben Mimn's co., Col. Elisha Porter's regt. ;
entered service Sept. 26, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 18, 1777 ; service, 30 days, with
Northern army, including travel (140 miles) homo ; company detached to join
army mider Gen. Gates to serve for 30 days. Roll dated Monson.

Wallace, William. List of prisoners sent in the cartel " Silver Eel " from Hali-
fax to Boston Oct. 8, 1778, to be exchanged for Britisli prisoners, as returned
by Bat. Fox, Commissary of Prisoners; reported a Sutler.

Wallace, William. Private, Capt. Solomon Walker's co., Lieut. Col. Joseph
Prime's regt.; enlisted April 23, 1780; discharged Nov. 28, 1780; service, 7
mos. 6 days, under Brig. Gen. Wadsworth at the Eastward.

Wallace, William. Sergeant, Capt. James Gregg's co.. Col. Goose Van Schaick's
(1st New York) regt. ; muster roll for Jan., Feb., and March, 1781, dated West
Point ; term, during war ; reported transferred to Capt. Hicks's co. Jan. 1, 1781 ;
also, Sergeant, Capt. Benjamin Hicks's co.. Col. Goose "\^au Schaick's regt. ;
muster rolls for Jan.-April, 1781, dated West Point.

Wallace, William. Private, Capt. William Mills's co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's
(7th) regt.; muster roll for Sept., 1781; enlistment, during war; reported on
command with Col. Scammel.

Wallace, Zeb. Fifer, Capt. John Morgan's co.. Col. Ruggles Woodbridge's regt. ;
engaged Aug. 24 (al.so given Sept. 10) , 1777 ; service in Northern department ;
.said Wallace, with others, reported as having deserted Oct. 27, 1777, and pay
not allowed.

Wallas, James, Plympton. Private, Capt. John Bridgham's co.. Col. Cotton's
regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 3, 1775; service, 3 mos. 6
days.

Wallas, John, Rochester. Corporal, Capt. Nathaniel Hammond's co., Col. Eben-
ezer Sprout's (4th Plymouth Co.) regt. ; service, 15 days ; company marched



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"SYallas, John, continued.

from Rochester to Rhode Island on an alarm in Dec, 1776; also, list of men
raised to serve in the Continental Army from 2d Rochester co., 4th Plymouth
Co. regt., as returned by Capt. Nathaniel Hammond to Col. Ebenezer Sprout,
sworn to Feb. 19, 1778 ; residence, Rochester ; engaged for town of Rochester ;
joined Capt. Dunham's co., Col. Bayly's regt. ; term, 3 years or during war.

Wallas, John. Private, Capt. Bartholomew "Woodbury's co.. Col. Job Cushing's
regt. ; enlisted Aug. 13, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 2i), 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 27
days, in Northern department, including 10 days (200 miles) travel home;
company marched from Worcester Co. Aug. 16, 1777.

Wallass, James, Colrain. List of men raised for the 6 months service and returned
by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return dated Camp Toto-
way, Oct. 25, 1780.

Wallbrtoge, Ames. Captain ; list of officers of Col. DaVid Brewer's regt. in camp
at Roxbury returned to be commissioned ; recommended in Committee of Safety,
at Cambridge, June 17, 1775, that said officers be commissioned by Congress;
ordered that commissions be delivered to the several officers recommended.

Wallcort, Christopher. Sergeant, Capt. Amasa Soper's co.. Col. Thomas
Marshall's regt. ; engaged June 11, 1776 ; service to Aug. 1, 1776, 1 mo. 21
days.

Wallcot, Moses, Attleborough. Private, Capt. Caleb Richardson's co.. Col.
Timothy Walker's regt. ; company return dated Oct. 6, 1775.

Wallcott, Benjamin. List of officers taken prisoners by Lieut. Gen. Burgoyne to
be exchanged for British officers taken prisoners by Maj. Gen. Gates, dated
Albany, Oct. 24, 1777; said Wallcott, Captain, to be exchanged for Capt.
Craigie, of the 47th regt.

Wallcott, John. Private, Capt. Alexander Foster's co.. Col. Thomas Carpenter's
regt. ; entered service July 27, 1780; discharged July 31, 1780; service, 7 (also
given 5) days, on an alarm, including travel (2 days) home ; company marched
to Tiverton, R. I., July 27, 1780, to serve for 6 days. Roll sworn to at Attle-
borough.

Wallcut, Benjamin, Boston. Sergeant, Capt. Lemuel Trescott's co.. Col. Jona-
than Brewer's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; engaged ]May 10, 1775 ;
service, 2 mos. 26 days ; also, order for boxmty coat dated Camp at Prospect
Hill, Oct. 25, 1775.

Wallcut, Christopher, Boston. Sergeant, Capt. Soper's co.. Col. Thomas Mar-
shall's regt. ; service from Aug. 1, 1776, to Nov. 1, 1776, 3 mos. ; also. Ensign,
Col. Thomas Marshall's (10th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accoimts for
service from Jan. 1, 1777, to July 8, 1777 ; reported killed ; also. Ensign, Capt.
Winslow's CO., Col. Marshall's regt. ; list of officers in the Continental Army ;
ordered in Council Jan. 30, 1777, that said officers be commissioned ; reported
commissioned Jan. 30, 1777 ; residence, Bo.ston ; also. Ensign, Capt. Nathaniel
Winslow's CO., Col. Marshall's regt. ; subsistence allowed said Wallcut from
date of engagement, Dec. 3, 1776, to April 4, 1777; credited with 122 days
allowance, including allowance for 11 days travel on march to Bennington ;
also. Ensign, Capt. Jacob Wales's (1st) co.. Col. Marshall's regt.; return of
men who were in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777, etc., approved April 8, 1779;
reported killed July 8, 1777.

Wallcut, Samuel. Private, Capt. Abner Pomeroy's co.. Col. Ezra Wood's regt. ;
service, 7 mos. 7 days ; regiment raised for 8 months, agreeable to resolve of
April 20, 1778, and marched to the state of New York ; also, same co. and regt. ;
pay roll for part of May and the month of June, 1778 ; said Wallcut credited



496 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

"Wallcut, Samuel, continued.

with 11 days service, bemg 3 daj's to prepare for camp and 8 days (160 miles)
travel ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay rolls for Aug., Sept., Oct., and Dec., 1778;
also, same co. and regt. ; pay roll for Jan. and part of Feb., 1779, sworn to at
Soldier's Fortune; said Wallcut credited with 1 mo. 10 days service, being
1 mo. 2 days in camp and 8 days (160 miles) travel home.

"Wallcutt, Thomas, alias Thomas Wescott, Boston. Private, 1st co., Col. Thomas
Marshall's regt. ; Contmental Army pay accounts for service from April 10,
1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; residence, Boston; also, Capt. Samuel King's (2d) co..
Col. Marshall's regt. ; return of men who were in camp on or before Aug. 15,
1777, and who had not been absent subsequently except on furlough, etc., certi-
fied at Boston, Jan. 28, 1779.

"Wallcutt, Thomas. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Continental
Army for the term of 6 mouths, agreeable to resolve of June 5, 1780, returned
as received of Justin Ely, Commisssioner, by Maj. Peter Harwood, of 6th Mass.
regt., at Springfield, July 1, 1780 ; age, 22 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 m. ; complexion,
light ; engaged for town of Oxford ; marched to camp July 1, 1780, under com-
mand of Ensign Joseph Miller.

Walldon, Nathan. Descripti,ve list of men raised in Hampshire Co. to serve in
the Continental Army for the term of 9 months, agreeable to resolve of June 9,
1779, as returned by Noah Goodman, Superintendent ; Capt. Kellogg's co., Col.
Mo.seley's regt. ; age, 16 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in. ; hair, light; engaged for town
of Westfield ; also, list of men returned as received of Noah Goodman, Super-
intendent for Hampshire Co., by Justin Ely, Commissioner, dated Springfield,
Oct. 19, 1779.

Walle, James. Private, Capt. Joseph Pettengill's co., Col. James Wesson's regt. ;
company return [year not given] ; reported deserted.

"Wallee, Pomp. Private, Capt. Raymond De Guiscard's co., Col. Turner's regt. of
5 months levies raised for defence of Rhode Island ; enlisttul Sept. 23, 1781 ; dis-
charged Nov. 27, 1781 ; service, 2 mos. 7 days. Roll sworn to at Boston.

Waller, . [This name also appears under the form of Waler, Wallow.]

Waller, Daniel, Lanesborough. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from Capt. David Wheeler's co. [year not given] ; residence, Lanes-
borough ; engaged for town of Lanesborough ; joined Capt. Warren's co., Col.
Baley's regt.; term, during war; also. Private, Capt. Isaac Warren's (6th)
CO., Col. John Bailey's regt. ; company return dated Camp Valley Forge, Jan.
2i, 1778 ; reported mustered by a County Muster Master. [See Daniel Walker
and Daniel Wallker.]

Waller, George. Descriptive list of men raised in Worcester Co. to serve in the
Continental Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as returned by Seth
Washburn, Superintendent; Capt. Crawford's co.. Col. Rice's regt.; age, 24
yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 7 in.; complexion, light; occupation, farmer; engaged for
town of Oakham ; engaged March 26, 1781 ; term, 3 years.

Waller, John. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army, as returned
by enlistment committee of Salem, certified at Salem, May 18, 1778; engaged
for town of Salem ; joined Col. Alden's regt. ; term, 3 years or during war.

Walles, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Joseph Bellows's co. ; enlisted Oct. 1, 1777 ;
service to Oct. 19, 1777, 25 days, at Saratoga, including 7 days (140 miles) travel
home.

Walles, Caleb, Braintree. List of men raised for the 6 months service and retunied
by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return dated Camp Toto-
way, Oct. 25, 1780. [See Colley Wallis and Comwallis.]



IN THE WAR OF TILE llEVOLUTION. J:97

Walles, Charles. Seaman, sliip " Pliame," Ebenezer Bradford, Master, bound
on voyage to South Carolina and Nantes ; jjortage bill made up for advance
pay, dated Boston, April 14, 1777 ; engaged April 1, 1777.

"Walles, David, Lunenburg. Private, Gapt. Joseph Bellows's co. ; enlisted Oct. 1,
1777 ; service to Oct. 19, 1777, 25 days, at Saratoga, including 7 days (140 miles)
travel home; also, Capt. William Henry's co. ; enlisted Oct. 3, 1779; dis-
charged Nov. 10, 1779; service, 1 mo. 11 days, at Castle and Governor's Islands,
including travel home ; company raised in Worcester Co.

"Walles, David. Private, Capt. Benjamin Hooper's co. ; service from Feb. 29, 177(5,
to date of discharge, April l(j, 177(5, 1 mo. 15 days ; company stationed at Fal-
mouth, Cumberland Co., for defence of seacoa.st.

"Walles, Ebenezer. Private, Capt. Timothy Boutell's co.. Col. John Rand's regt. ;
enlisted July 1(5, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780 ; service, .3 mos. 5 days, includ-
ing 10 days (200 miles) travel home ; regiment raised in Worcester Co. to rein-
force Continental Army for 3 mouths.

"Walles, Eleazer. List of men probably returned as serving on main guard under
Lieut. Col. L. Baldwin at Prospect Hill, dated July 3, 1775.

Walles, Ezekiel. List of men, endorsed "iirisoners at New York" [year not
given].

Walles, George. Sergeant, Capt. John Evans's co. ; treasury pay roll, dated
Feb. 26, 1782. [See George Wales.]

Walles, Henry. Private, Capt. Agrippa Wells's co., Col. Porter's regt. ; marched
from homo July 9, 1777 ; enlisted July 10, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 12, 1777 ;
service, 38 days, including travel (80 miles) home ; company marched to rein-
force Northern army after the evacuation of Ticonderoga. Roll sworn to at
Deerfield.

Walles, Henry. Private, Capt. Hugh McClallen's co.. Col. David Wells's regt. ;
enlisted Sept. 22, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 18, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 2 days, with
Northern army, including 6 days (120 miles) travel home. Roll sworn to in
Hampshire Co.

Walles, Henry. Descriptive list dated Deerfield, July 24, 1780, of men detached
from Hampshire Co. militia, agreeable to resolve of June 22, 1780, and returned
by Maj. David Dickinson as mustered by him by order of Lieut. Col. David
Wells; 2d co., 5th Hampshire Co. regt. ; age, 21 jts. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ; com-
plexion, light; hair, light; eyes, light; engaged for town of Colrain ; term, 3
months.

Walles, James, Colrain or Shelbume. Private, Capt. Hugh McClallen's co. of
Minute-men, Col. Samuel Williams's regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in
response to the alarm of April 19, 1775, from Colrain and Shelbume ; service,
15idays; reported returned home ; ¬Ђ/.so, Capt. John Well's (Wells's) co., Lieut.
Col. Timothy Robinson's detachment of Hampshire Co. militia ; entered ser-
vice Dec. 23, 1776 ; discharged April 1, 1777 ; service, 100 days, at Ticonderoga ;
also, Capt. Hugh McClallen's co.. Col. David Field's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 17,
1777 ; discharged Aug. 19, 1777 ; service, 6 days, including 3 days (60 miles)
travel home ; company marched from Colrain to Bennington Aug. 17, 1777, on
an alarm ; also, receipt dated Colrain, June 25, 1778, for bounties paid said
Walles and Andrew Hanry by Capt. Hugh McClallen to serve in the Conti-
nental Army until Jan. 1, 1779, agreeable to resolve of June 22, 1778; Capt.
McClallen made oath that the above men were rai.sed and marched according
to order : also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the to%^'n of Colrain for ser-
vice in the Continental Arm j'' during 1780 ; marched June 26, 1780 ; discharged
Dec. 7, 1780 ; service, 5 mos. 20 daj-s, travel (170 miles) included.



498 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Walles, James. Capt. John Bridgham's co., Col. Cotton's regt. ; order for bounty
coat dated Camp at Roxbury, Nov. 11, 1775.

"SValles, John. Private, Capt. Lawrence Kemp's co., Col. Leonard's regt. ; en-
listed Feb. 23, 1777 ; discharged April 10, 1777 ; service, 47 days, at Ticonderoga.

Walles, John. Private, Capt. Hugli McClallen's co.. Col. David Wells's regt.;
enlisted Sept. 22, 1777; discharged Oct. 18, 1777; service, 1 mo. 2 days, with
Northern army, including (J days (120 miles) travel home. Roll swoi'n to in
Hampshire Co.

Walles, John. Private, Lieut. John Cole's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's regt. ;
entered service Oct. 2G, 1780; discharged Oct. 28, 1780; service, 3 days; com-
pany marched from Windsor Oct. 26, 1780, by order of Gen. Fellows on an
alarm at the Northward.

Walles, Josl\h. Receipt given to Dummer Sewall, dated Georgetown, Nov. 2,
1775, signed by said Walles and others belonging to Capt. James Lemont's co.,
for advance jjay for 1 month.

Walles, Josiah. Private, Capt. Briant ISIorton's co. ; service from March 1, 1776,
to May 31, 1776; company stationed on seacoast at Cape Elizabeth and
Scarborough.

Walles, Josiah. Private, schooner " Diligent," coumianded by Capt. John Lam-
bert; engaged April 17, 1776; discharged June 14, 1776; service, Imo. 27 days.

Walles, Josiah. 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.

Walles, Moses, New Marlborough. Descriptive list dated Feb. 20, 1782; Capt.
Joseph Bates's CO., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt. ; age, 19yrs. ; stature,
5 ft. 9 in. ; complexion, light ; hair, dark ; occupation, slioemaker; birthplace,
Townsend ; residence. New Marlborough ; enlisted Jan. 17 [year not given,
probably 1781] ; enlistment, 3 years.

Walles, Samuel, Pembroke. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from 11th CO., Col. John Cushing's (2d Plymouth Co.) regt., as returned by
Capt. Ichabod Bonney, dated Feb. 16, 1778 ; residence, Pembroke ; engaged for
town of Pembroke; jomed Capt. Scott's co., Col. David Heneley's (Henley's)
regt. ; term, 3 years.

Walles, Samuel. Private, Capt. Stephen Perkins's co.. Col. Cogswell's regt. ; en-
listed Sept. 22, 1776 ; discharged Nov. 16, 1776 ; service, 2 mos. 7 days, including
12 days (250 miles) travel home. Roll dated North Castle.

Walles, Samuel. Private, Capt. Joseph Sibley's co.. Col. Danforth Keyes's regt. ;
return of men .stationed at North Kingston Dec. 8, 1777, dated Sturbridge.

Walles, Samuel. Private, Capt. Jonathan Woodbury's co.. Col. Jacob Davis's
regt.; marched Aug. 1, 1780; discharged Aug. 7, 1780; service, 6 days, on an
alarm at Rhode Island ; said Walles reported a 3 months man. [Name crossed
out on roll which is dated Sutton.]

Walles, Thomas. Surgeon, Col. Ruggles Woodbridge's regt. ; engaged Aug. 15,
1777; discharged Nov. 29, 1777: service, 3 mos. 22 days, in Northern depart-
ment, includmg 7 days (147 miles) travel home.

Walles, Zebadiah. Private, Capt. Sylvanus Smith's (1st) co., 5th Mass. regt.
commanded by Lieut. Col. David Cobb; mu.ster roll for Feb., 1783; balance
of term of enlistment unexpired, 2 years, 1 month, 16 days ; reported as serving
in room of David Lovelace.



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"W ALLEY, . [This name also appears under the form of Valpy, "Waily, Waley,

Wallee, Wallie, Wally, Waly, Whaley, Wolley, Welly, Wooley, WooUey,
Woolly.]

Wallet, Abraham. Seaman, brigantine "Massachusetts," commanded by Capt.



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