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CO., 6th Lincoln Co. regt. of Mass. militia ; list of officers [year not given].



50G ]VIASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

AVallis, Joshua. Private, Capt. Joseph Rea'sco. ; entered service July 25, 1776;
service, 3 mos. 3 days, in defence of seacoast ; comjjany ordered to serve at the
Lines at Beverly and discharged Oct. 28, 177G.

"Wallis, JosAh. Private, Capt. James Lemont's co. ; enlisted July 25, 1775 ; ser-
vice to Dec. 31, 1775, 5 mos. 19 days; company stationed at Georgetown, Lin-
coln Co., for defence of seacoast.

Wallis, Josiah (also given Josiah, Jr.) . Private, Capt. Briant Morton's co. ; en-
tered service Feb. 5, 177(5 ; service to Feb. 29, 1776, 24 days ; company stationed
on seacoast at Cajie Elizabeth and Scarborough; also, same co. ; service from
June 1, 1776, to Sept. 1, 1776 ; company stationed on seacoast at Cape Elizabeth
and Scarborough ; also, Capt. Morton's co., Col. Mitchel's regt. ; service from
Sept. 1, 1776, to date of discharge, Nov. 25, 1776, 2 mos. 25 days; company sta-
tioned on seacoast at Cape Elizabeth and Scarborough.

"Wallis, Josiah. Prize Master, "Lincoln Galley," commanded by Capt. John
Curtis ; engaged May 29, 1781 ; discharged July 12, 1781 ; service, 1 mo. 23 days.

"Wallis, Josiah. List of men formerly belonging to Cape Elizabeth who went out
in armed vessels, etc., subsequent to 1776, dated Cape Elizabeth, Jan. 17, 1782,
accompanying a petition of the Selectmen stating their inability to sujjply their
quota; reported lost on board tlie guard-shii) at New York.

"Wallis, j\La.tthew. Private, Capt. Aaron Jewett's co.. Col. Samuel Bullard's
regt. ; enlisted Sept. 10, 1777 ; discharged Sept. 29, 1777 ; service, 28 days, with
Northern army, including 9 days (180 miles) travel home ; company marched
to Saratoga. Roll dated Littleton.

"Wallis, Moses, New Marlborough. Descriptive list dated Lenox, Aug. 20, 1781,
of men raised in Berkshire Co., agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, and de-
livered to William Walker, Superintendent for said coimty ; Capt. Warren's
CO., Col. Ashley's regt.; age, 20 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in.; complexion, light;
hair, brown; occupation, laborer; residence. New Marlborough ; engaged for
town of New ^Marlborough ; term, 3 years ; reported receipted for by Capt.
Smith ; also, descriptive list of men in Continental service ; Ca^jt. Hastings's
CO., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt. ; age, 19 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ;
complexion, light ; hair, brown ; occupation, shoemaker ; residence, New Marl-
borough ; engaged for town of New Marlborough ; engaged March 17, 1781 ;
term, 3 years; also. Private, Capt. Joseph Bates's co., Lieut. Col. Brooks's
regt.; muster roll for May, 1781, dated West Point; enlisted Jan. 20, 1781;
aZso, muster rolls for June and July, 1781; reported on command at Dobbs's
Ferry; also, muster roll for Aug., 1781, dated Camp Peekskill; also, muster
roll for Sept., 1781 ; reported on command at Stony Point ; also, muster roll for
Oct. and Nov., 1781, dated York Huts; also, muster rolls for Dec, 1781, Jan.
and Feb., 1782, dated York Hutts and sworn to at West Point ; enlisted March
17, 1781 ; also, 3d co. ; entn,' dated Oct. 11, 1783, of an order for wages for May-
Sept, and 11 days in Oct. [year not given], appearing in a register of orders
accepted on account of wages, etc.

Wallis, ]SIoses. Private, Capt. Benjamin Nye's co.. Col. Nathan Sparhawk's regt. ;
joined Sept. 23, 1778; service, 2 mos. 25 days, at Dorchester, including travel
(5 days) home; company discharged Dec. 12, 1778. Roll sworn to in Worces-
ter Co.

Wallis, Nathaniel, Beverly. Seaman, schooner " Valiant," Joshua Ellingwood,
Master; descriptive list of officers and crew, swoni to at Salem, June 3, 1780;
age, 21 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ; complexion, light; residence, Beverly.

Wallis, Nicholas. Return of men raised in Essex Co. for Continental .service,
agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780 ; engaged for town of Salem ; engaged Jan.



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"Wallis, Nicholas, continued.

5, 1781; term, 3 years; also, Private, Capt. Noah Allen's co., Col. Joseph
Vose's (1st) regt. ; muster roll for May, 1781, dated "West Point; enlisted Jan.
15, 1781; enlistment, 3 years; also, muster roll for Oct. and Nov., 1781, dated
York Hutts ; also, muster rolls for Feb. and March, 1782, dated Quarters York
Huts.

Wallis, Peter. Certificate dated Andover, June 18, 1781, signed by Samuel Phil-
lips, certif j'ing that ho had sent his servant, said Wallis, to serve in the Con-
tinental Army for the term of 3 years for Class No. 1 of the North District of
Andover, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, and that he had been mustered
by Col. Samuel Johnson Feb. 22, 1781, La consideration of which he, said Phil-
lips, had received the sum of £100.

"Wallis, Pompey. Private, Capt. Abel Richards's co.. Col. Benjamin Hawes's regt. ;
enlisted Sept. 25, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 28, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 7 days, on a
secret expedition to Rhode Island, including 3 days (60 miles) travel home;
roll sworn to at Dedham ; also, 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, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John
Glover, at Springfield, July 11, 1780; age, 45 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. (5 in. ; engaged
for town of Stoughtou ; arrived at Springfield July 10, 1780 ; marched to camp
July 11, 1780, under command of Ensign Bancroft; reported a negro; also,
pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Stoughton for service in the
Continental Army during 1780; marched to camp July 6, 1780; discharged
Dec. 4, 1780; service, 5 mos. 9 days, including travel (220 miles) home. [See
Pompey "Wales.]

"Wallis, Richard. Capt. F. Symonds's co.. Col. John Glover's (21st) regt. ; order
for money in lieu of bounty coat dated Camp at Cambridge, Jan. 1, 1776 [see
Richard "Wall] ; also, memorandum of firelocks received of sundrj' officers and
soldiers ; date of delivery, Feb. 23, 1776.

"Wallis, Robert, Ipswich. Sergeant, Capt. Daniel Rogers's co., which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service; 4 days; also, 1st Lieutenant, Capt.
Rogers's (1st) co., 3d Essex Co. regt. of ISIass. militia; list of officers chosen
by the several companies in said regiment, as returned by Jonathan Cogswell,
Jr., and others, field officers, dated Ipswich, May 6, 1776; ordered in Coiuicil
May 7, 1776, that said officers be commissioned ; reported commissioned May
7, 1776.

"Wallis, Robert. Memorandum of firelocks received of sundry officers and soldiers ;
date of delivery, Feb. 23, 1776.

"Wallis, Robert. Private, Capt. Aaron Haynes's co.. Col. Asa "Whitcomb's regt. ;
muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga, Dec. 1, 1776; enlisted March 12, 1776;
reported sick in hosijital.

"Wallis, Robert. Private, Capt. William Marean'sco., Col. Jonathan Reed's (1st)
regt. of guards; muster rolls dated Cambridge, ISIay 9, and June 1, 1778; en-
listed March 28, 1778; enlistment, 3 months from April 2, 1778; reported
absent on command on roll dated May 9, 1778; also, Capt. Marean's co., Col.
Staims's (Stearns's) regt. of guards ; service from March 27, 1778, to July 2,
1778, 3 mos. 9 days, at Cambridge guarding troops of convention.

"Wallis, Robert, Jr., Ipswich. Drummer, Capt. James Mallon's co. ; engaged
Sept. 29, 1779; discharged Nov. 10, 1779; service, 1 mo. 15 days, imder Maj.
Gen. Hancock at Castle Island ; company raised in Essex Co.

Wallis, Sam., Ipswich. Capt. Thomas Burnham's co., which marched on the
alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 3 days.



508 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AXD SAILORS

Wallis, Samuel, Sutton. Private, Capt. Bartliolomew TToodbury's co.. Col.
Lemad's resjt. ; pay abstract for billeting to and from camp ; company marcbed
from Sutton, Douglas, and Northbridge, Dec. 9, 1775.

"Wallis, Samuel, Uxbridge (also given Sutton). Private, Capt. Reuben Davis's
CO., Col. Luke Drury's regt. ; detacbed Julj' 27, 1781 ; marched to join regiment
Aug. 1, 1781 ; arrived at West Point Aug. 10, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 10, 1781 ;
service, 3 mos. 22 days, including 9 days (175 miles) travel home ; residence,
Uxbridge (also given Sutton) ; engaged for town of Uxbridge ; regiment raised
for 3 months.

"Wallis, Samuel. Private, Capt. James Lemont's co. ; enlisted July 25, 1775 ; ser-
vice to Dec. 31, 1775, 5 mos. 19 days; company stationed at Georgetown, Lin-
coln Co., for defence of seacoast.

"Wallis, Samuel. Private, Capt. John Dodge's co.. Col. Pickering's regt. ; marched
Dec. 16, 1776 ; discharged March 15, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 16 days, including
16 days (320 miles) travel home; also, company receipt for mileage home,
given to Capt. Dodge, dated Springfield, March 16, 1777.

"Wallis, Samuel. Private, Capt. Isaac Martin's co., Col. Ezra Wood's regt. ; ser-
vice, 23 days; company marched to Rhode Island April 17, 1777, and served
until ^lay 7, 1777, under Maj. Gen. Spencer.

"Wallis, Samuel. Private, Capt. Job Knap's co.,Col. Nathan Tyler's regt. ; en-
tered service July 28, 1780 ; discliarged Aug. 7, 1780 ; service, 14 days, including
travel (3 daj's) home ; company marched to Tiverton, R. I., on the alarm of
July 27, 1780. Roll dated Douglas.

"Wallis, Samuel. Private, Capt. Daniel Grout's co., Lieut. Col. Enoch Hallet's
regt. ; enlisted Aug. 3, 1780; discharged Oct. 30, 1780; service, 2 mos. 27 daj-s;
regiment raised to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

"Wallis, Thomas. Private, Capt. Jonathan Sawyer's (late Capt. AYentworth
Stuart's) CO., Col. Edmund Phiney's regt. ; muster roll dated Garrison Fort
George, Dec. 8, 1776; enlisted Dec. 1, 1775; reported deserted July 1, 1776.

"Wallis, Thomas. Surgeon, Col. Benjamin Ruggles Woodbridge's regt. ; pay
abstract of officers for rations, dated Camj) at Scarsdale, Dec. 7, 1777 ; rations
allowed said Wallis from Aug. 15, 1777, to Dec. 7, 1777; credited with 345
rations; aho, Surgeon, Col. Gideon Burt's (1st Hampshire Co.) regt. ; entered
sers'ice June 16, 1782; service, 5 days; regiment marched on tours of duty to
Northampton June 12, and June 16, 1782, in support of the government, and
to Springfield Sept. 28, 1784, at request of the High Sheriff of said county; roll
dated Longmeadow.

"Wallis, William, Amesbury (also given Georgetown). Private, Capt. Warren's
CO., Col. John Brooks's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; also, descriptive list endorsed "January 11th
1781 ; " Lieut. Col. Brooks's (7th) regt. ; age, 22 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ; com-
plexion, light; hair, dark; birthplace, Ma.ssachusetts ; residence, Georgetown,
Lincoln Co. ; enlisted May -, 1779, by Capt. Warren; also, Private, Capt. Ben-
jamin Warren's co., Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt. ; muster rolls for Feb., Marcli,
and April, 1781, dated West Point; also, (late) Capt. Warren's co., Lieut. Col.
Brooks's regt. ; muster roll for June, 1781 ; reported on command at Verplanck's
Point; also, Capt. William Mills's co., Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt. ; muster roll
for July, 1781; reported on command at Verplanck's Point; also, muster roll
for Oct. and Nov., 1781, dated York Hutts ; also, descriptive list dated Feb. 20,
1782; Capt. Mills's co. ; Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt. ; age, 32 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7
in. : complexion, light (also given dark) ; hair, dark; occupation, shoemaker;
birthplace, Georgetown, ; residence, Georgetown, Lincoln Co. ; engaged
]^Iay -, 1777; term, during war; also, register of furloughs granted subsequent



IX THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 509

Wallis, "William, continued.

to Jan. 1, 1781; leave given said "Wallis by Gen. Patcrson Jan. 14, 1783, to
go from New ^yindso^ to Georgetown for GO days ; also, list of men who deserted
subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781 ; said "Wallis deserted April 4, 1783, from furlough ;
reported joined at New "Windsor.

"Wallis, "William, alias Samuel Lock. List of recruits who were mustered but
deserted from Boston subsequent to June 24, 1782, as returned by Lieut. Col.
John Popkin,of the artillery; mustered July 11, 1782, to the credit of the town
of Salem ; deserted July 11, 1782; acknowledgment was made by said "Wallis,
alias Lock, subse(iuent to his desertion that he had been induced to enlist under
the fictitious name of Lock, by one Chandler, alias Tucker, of Townsend.

"Wallis, "William "Wait. List dated Boston, Sept. 29, 1777, of men detached from
Col. Jabez Hatch's (Boston) regt., who refused to march on a secret expedi-
tion ; also, resolve dated Sept. 30, 1777, directing Jabez Hatch, Colonel of
Boston regt., to arrest and confine said "Wallis and others, who had refused to
march as ordered, and have them later conveyed under guard to Rhode Island
and there deliver them to the commanding officer of the detachment raised in
Massachusetts for a secret expedition.

"Wallis, Zebadiah. Capt. Joseph Moors's co.. Col. "William Prescott's regt. ; order
for money in lieu of bounty coat dated Cambridge Camp, Dec. 29, 1775.

"Wallis, Zebadl\h. Private, Capt. Benjamin Nye's co.. Col. Nathan Sparhawk's
regt. ; joined Sept. 23, 1778; service, 2 mos. 25 days, at Dorchester, including
travel (5 days) home ; company discharged Dec. 12, 1778. Roll sworn to in
Worcester Co.

"Wallis, Zebadiah. Receipt for bounty paid said "Wallis by Class No. 7 of the town
of Brookfield, of which Deacon Joseph Cutler was a member, to serve in the
Continental Army for the term of 3 years ; enlisted April 18, 1782.

"Wallis, Zebulon, Lunenburg. Private, Capt. George Kimball's (Lunenburg) co.,
which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; ser-
vice, 10 days.

"Walliss, Robert, Ipswich. Lieutenant, Capt. James Mallon's co. ; engaged Sept.
29, 1779; discharged Nov. 10, 1779; service, 1 mo. 15 days, under Maj. Gen.
Hancock at Castle Island ; company raised m Essex Co.

"Wallker, Daniel. Private, 6th co.. Col. John Bailey's regt. ; Continental Army
pay accounts for service from Feb. 12, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779. [See Daniel
"Walker and Daniel "Waller.]

"Wallker, Johx, Boston. Private, Lieut. Colonel's co.. Col. Marshall's regt. ; Con-
tinental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 7, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779;
residence, Boston ; credited to town of Boston ; also, Capt. Benjamin "Wallcut's
(8th) CO., Col. Marshall's (10th) regt. ; subsistence allowed from date of en-
listment, Jan. 15, 1777, to Feb. 5, 1777; credited with 22 days allowance; sub-
sistence also allowed for 11 days (220 miles) travel on march from Boston to
Bennington ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster rolls for Jan. and ^larch, 1779,
dated "West Point: enlisted Jan. 7, 1777; enlistment, 3 years; reported trans-
ferred to light infantry co. April 1, 1779.

Wall'n, Ebenezer. Private, Capt. "William Fletcher's co.. Col. Simonds's regt. ;
entered service Oct. 13, 1780; service, G days; company marched to Pawlet.

"Wallon, John. Corporal, Capt. ^John "Walton's co. ; enlisted Dec. 9, 1776 : dis-
charged Dec. 21, 1776; service, 12 days; company detached for service at
Noddle's Island.



510 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Wallon, William. Private, Capt. John Walton's co. ; enlisted Dec. 9, 1776; dis-
charged Dec. 13, 1776; service, 4 days; company detached for service at
Noddle's Island.

"Wallott, Samukl. Private, Lieut. Russell Kellogg's co.. Col. Ezra May's regt. ;
enlisted Sept. 20, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 14, 1777 ; service, 30 days, on expedi-
tion to Stillwater and Saratoga, including travel (111 miles) homo. Roll sworn
to in Hampshire Co.

"Wallow, George. Return dated Oakham, June .5, 1781, made hy the Selectmen,
of men procured by the town of Oakham to serve in the Contijiental Armj- for
the term of 3 years, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, who had been accepted
by the Muster Master and Superintendent, received bounty, and marched.

Wallpy, Benjamin. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship " Franklin,"
commanded by Capt. John Turner, dated Salem, Dec. 2, 1780; age, 16 yrs. ;
complexion, light; birthplace, Marblehead; cruise reported to have begun
Aug. 8, 1780.

Walls, Curwin. Private, Capt. John Fuller's co., Col. Asa Whetcomb's regt.;
company receipt for wages for Sept., 1775, dated Camp at Prospect Hill.

Walls, Ephraim. Receipt given to Maj. Dummer Sewall, dated Boothbay, Nov.
10, 1775, signed by said Walls and others belonging to Capt. Timothy Laug-
don's CO. stationed at Boothbay, for wages for 1 mo. ; also, Private, Capt.
Laugdon's co. ; enlisted July 12, 1775; service to Dec. 31, 1775, 6 mos. 4 days;
company stationed at Boothbay for defence of seacoast.

Walls, James, Weston. Private, Capt. Nathan Fuller's co., Lieut. Col. William
Bond's (late Col. Tliomas Gardner's) 37th regt. ; company return dated Camp
Prospect Hill, Oct. 6, 1775; also, order for bounty coat dated Camp Prospect
Hill, Oct. 29, 1775.

Walls, James. Matross, Capt. Lieut. James Furnivall's detachment drafted from
Gen. Warner's brigade ; engaged Sept. 10, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 29, 1777 ; ser-
vice, 2 mos. 20 days, at the Northward. Roll made u]) for difference in pay
between line and artillery.

Walls, John. Descriptive list dated Northampton, Sept. 14, 1780, of men detached
from Col. Israel Chapin's (2d Hampshire Co.) regt. for the term of 3 months,
agreeable to resolve of June 22, 1780; Capt. White's co. ; age, 17 yrs. ; stature,
5 ft. 7 in. ; complexion, light; engaged for town of Whately ; mustered July
- 1780. [See John Wells.]

Wallton, John, Boston. Private, Capt. Aaron Haynes's co.. Col. Jonathan Brewer's
regt. ; company return dated Prospect Hill, Oct. 6, 1775.

Walluck, Christopher. Private, Capt. George Ulmer's co., Col. James Hunter's
corps raised to serve until Nov. 20, 1782, in defence of eastern Massachusetts;
enlisted Sept. 1, 1782; discharged Nov. 20, 1782; service, 2 mos. 19 days.

Wally, Thomas. List of men raised in Hampshire Co. for the term of 9 months
from the time of their arrival at P^ishkill, agreeable to resolve of April 20,
1778, returned as received of Jonathan Warner, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen.
J. Glover, at Fort Arnold, July 10, 1778; engaged for town of Bernardston.

Walner, Samuel. Private, Capt. Caleb Hyde's co.. Col. James Easton's regt. ;
marched Jlay 10 [1775] ; service, 5 days; company marched from Lenox on an
alarm at Ticonderoga.

Walpey, Benjamin. List of men returned as sick in hospital and at Mr. Carter's ;
said Walpey reported as in hospital ; entered March 4, 1778 ; discharged March
13, 1778 ; entered again March 16, 1778.



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"Walphy, Joseph, York. Capt. Samuel Leighton's co. ; pay abstract for mileage
from home to Dorchester Heights in Aug., 177G; mileage for 95 miles allowed
said Walphy.

Wals, Joshua. Private, Capt. Peter Tolbot's co. ; service, 2 days, on an alarm
[year not given, probably 1775].

Walsh, . [This name appears under the form of Walch, WalLsh.]

Walsox, David, Brookfield. Sergeant, Capt. William Todd's (8th) co., Col.
Crafts's (Artillery) regt. ; service from Feb. 1, to date of discharge, May 8
[year not given, probably 1777], 3 mos. 7 days. Roll sworn to at Boston.

Walson, John. List of men mustered subsequent to Jan. 17, 1778, by James Leonard,
Muster Master for Bristol Co., dated March 17, 1778 ; Capt. James Cooper's co..
Col. Gamaliel Bradford's regt. ; engaged for town of Taunton.

Walsworth, Elijah. Descriptive list dated Deerfield, July 24, 1780, of men de-
tached from Hampshire Co. militia, agreeable to resolve of Jime 22, 1780, and
returned by Maj. David Dickinson as mustered by him by order of Lieut. Col.
David Wells ; 1th or loth co., 5th Hampshire Co. regt. ; age, 18 yrs. ; stature,
5 ft. 4 in. ; complexion, light ; hair, light ; eyes, light ; engaged for town of
Bemardston ; term, 3 months ; also. Private, Capt. Isaac Newton's co., Col. S.
Murray's regt. ; enlisted July 13, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780 ; service, 3
mos. 7 days, including 9 days (172 miles) travel home; regiment raised in
Hampshire Co. to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Walsworth, Hugh, Walpole. Private, Capt. George Webb's co.. Col. William
Sheppard's (3d) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb.
19, 1777, to March 1, 1779; reported deceased; also, same co. and regt. ; return
[year not given] ; residence, Walpole ; enlisted for town of Walpole ; mustered
by Joseph Otis, State Muster Master, and by a Continental Muster INIaster ;
also, same co. and regt. ; muster rolls for Oct., 1778, March and April, 1779,
dated Camp at Providence; enlisted Feb. 19, 1777; enlistment, during war;
reported in Boston gaol ia Oct., 1778, died March 1, 1779.

Walsworth, James, Bemardston (also given Colrain and Guilford) . List of men
raised to serve in the Continental Army, as returned by Capt. Amasa Sheldon ;
residence, Bemardston ; engaged for town of Colrain ; joined Capt. Job Al-
vord's CO., Col. William Shepherd's regt.; term, 3 years; also, list of men
raised to serve in the Continental Army, as returned by Capt. Hugh McClallen ;
residence, Colrain; engaged for town of Colrain; joined Capt. Alvord's co.,
Col. Shepard's regt.; term to expire Jan. -, 1780; also, list of men raised to
serve in tlie Continental Army from 5th Hampshire Co. regt., as attested by
Col. David Field; also. Private, Capt. Job Alvord's co., Col. Shepard"s (od)
regt.; company return dated Jan. 31, 1778; residence, Guilford; enlisted for
town of Colrain; mustered by State and Continental Muster Masters; also,
same co. and regt. ; return of men who were in service Aug. 15, 1777, and who
were thereby entitled to gratuity; warrant for gratuity allowed in Council
March 12, 1779.

Walsworth, James. Captain, Col. Elisha Porter's (Hampshire Co.) regt. ; engaged
July 20, 1779 ; discharged Aug. 27, 1779 ; service, 1 mo. 13 days, at New London,
Conn., including C days (120 miles) travel home; roll sworn to at Deerfield;
also. Captain, 15th co., Lieut. Col. David Wells's (5th Hampshire Co.) regt.
of Mass. militia; list of ofiScers; commissioned Nov. 18, 1779; also, receipt
dated South Hadley, June 19, 1781, signed by Ttliamar Goodman, by order of
N. Goodman, Superintendent for Hampshire Co., stating that he had received
of said Walsworth, Captain, one Timothy Stark, a recruit procured by the
town of Bemardston to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years.



512 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

"Walsworth, Joshua. Private, Capt. James "Walsworth'sco., Col. Elisha Porter's
(Hampshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted July 22, 1779; discharged Aug. 27, 1779; ser-
vice, 1 mo. 11 days, at New Loudou, Coun., including G duj's (120 miles) travel
home. Roll sworn to at Deerfield.

"Waltch, Jonathan. Capt. Jonathan Nowell's co., Col. James Scammon's regt. ;
order for bounty coat dated Cambridge No. 1, Nov. 21, 1775.

"Walten, Silas, Lenox. Private, Capt. Charles Dibbell's co. of ISIumte-men, Col.
John Paterson's regt., which marched April 22, 1775, in response to the alarm
of April 19, 1775 ; service, 13 days.

Walter, . [This name also appears under the form of Wolter.]

Walter, Davh). Pay roll for (i months men raised by the town of Great Barring-
ton for -service in the Continental Army during 1780; service, 6 mos. [See
David Walker.]

Walter, David. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Hickok's co., Lieut. Col. Sears's regt.;
entered service Aug. (5, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 8, 1781 ; service, 3 mos. 7 days,
including travel (4 days) home ; company raised in Berkshire Co. ; regiment
raised for 3 months. Roll endorsed " Col. Elisha Porters Reg't."

Walter, George. Private, Capt. Japhet Daniels's co., Lieut. Col. Calvin Smith's
(6th) regt. ; return for wages for the years 1781 and 1782; wages allowed said
Walter from Feb. 23, 1781, to Dec. 31, 1782, 22 mos. 6 days; reported absent in
Aug., 1782.

Walter, Jacob. Private, Capt. James Gregg's co., Col. Goo.se Van Schaick's (1st
New York) regt. ; muster rolls for Jan.-April, 1781, dated West Point; enlist-
ment, during war.

Walter, James, Andover. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Conti-
nental Army for tlie 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 18, 1780; age, 23 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in.; complexion,
ruddy ; engaged for town of Andover ; marched to camp July 18, 1780, under
command of Capt. Joseph Brown ; 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.

Walter, Jotham. Private, schooner "Diligent," commanded by Capt. John
Lambert; engaged Aug. 3, 1776; discharged Sept. 3, 1776; .service, 1 mo.



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