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marched to Bennington on an alarm ; also. Captain, Col. Chapin's (2d Hamj)-
shire Co.) regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers; commissioned Sept. 24, 1779;
also, Captain, 14th co., 2d Hampshire Co. regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers
[year not given].

"Wardall, Simon. Capt. Benjamin Famum's co., Col. James Frye's regt. ; order
for bounty coat dated Cambridge, Nov. 13, 1775.

"Wardan, Samuel. Private, Capt. Joseph Livermore's co. ; joined July 7, 1779 ;
discharged July 16, 1779; service, 10 days; company served as guards at Rut-
land Barracks. Roll dated Spencer.

"Warde, Elijah, Salem. Fifer, Capt. Addison Richardson's co., Col. John Mans-
field's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 13, 1775; service,
1 mo. 10 days ; reported deserted June 19, 1775.

"Warde, Jabez, Jr., New Marlborough. List of men raised for Continental service
[year not given]; residence. New Marlborough; engaged for to\vn of New
Marlborough; joined Capt. Stone's co.. Col. Brewer's regt.; term, 3 years.
[See Jabez Waid and Jabez "Ward.]

"Warde, Joseph. Descriptive list of men raised for Continental service, as returned
by Seth "NVashburn, Superintendent for "Worcester Co. ; Capt. Batchelter's co.,
Col. Tyler's regt. ; age, 24 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ; complexion, light ; engaged
for town of Northbridge ; marched July 14, 1779 ; reported delivered to Capt.
Marshall.

"Warde, Joshua. Private, Capt. Lemuel Clap's (1st Dorchester) co., Col. Benjix-
min Gill's regt. ; enlisted March 14, 1776; discharged March 26, 1776; service,
12 days.

"Warde, Josiah. Capt. Samuel Low's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's (Berkshire
Co.) regt. ; entered service Aug. 14, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 19, 1777 ; service,
6 days, at Bennington.

"Wardel, Benjamin. Corporal, Capt. Peleg Peck's co.. Col. Carpenter's regt. ; en-
listed Dec. 13, 1776; discharged Dec. 23, 1776; service, 11 days, on an alann at
Bristol, R. I. Roll sworn to at Swanzey.

"Wardel, Nathaniel. 1st Lieutenant, brigantine "Hawk" (privateer); petition
dated Boston, Sept. 25, 1777, signed by "William Shattuck and Daniel Parker,
of Boston, asking that Capt. Thomas Parker be commissioned as commander
of said vessel ; ordered in Council Sept. 25, 1777, that a commLssion be issued.



552 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

"NVardell, John, Boston. 2d Lieutenant, sliip " Viper," commamled by Capt. Wil-
liam AVilliauis ; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to in Suffolk Co.,
Sept. 30, 1780 ; age, 35 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 4 in. ; complexion, light ; occupation,
mariner; residence, Boston.

"Wardell, John, Danvers. Matross, Capt. Thomas Melvill's (2d) co., Col. Crafts'a
(Artillery) regt. ; abstract for advance pay, mileage, etc. ; Capt. IMelvill's re-
ceipt for amount of abstract dated Boston, June 8, 177(5; also, same co. and
regt. ; engaged May 19, 1776; service to Aug. 1, 177(5, 78 days; roll sworn to at
Boston.

"Wardell, Nathaniel. Petition dated Boston, May 10, 1778, signed by Samuel
Thwing and William Shattuck, stating that they had fitted out the brigantine
" Washington " (privateer) , for a 4 months cruise, but had been unable to pro-
cure a commission for said Wardell as commander, and having learned that
there were no commissions to be had, asking that the Secretary be authorized
and impowered to alter an old commission and insert the name of the said
brigantine and commander so that the cruise might not be broken up ; ordered
in Council May 25, 1778, that a commis.sion be issued.

Wardell, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Ellas Parkman's detachment ; enlisted July
2, 1778 ; discharged July 17, 1778 ; service, 15 days ; detachment drafted to serve
as guards ; also, pay roll for same service dated Boston.

Wardell, Thomas. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Cluster Master
for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Marcli 2, 1777 ; Capt. Childs's co.. Col. Wesson's
regt. ; reported received State bounty.

Warden, . [This name also appears under the form of Waddan, Wadden,

Waddin, Wadding, Wadon, Wardan, Wardin, Warding, Werden, Werdir,
Wodden, Woddn, Woddon, Woden, Woodden, Wooden, Woodin, Wooding,
Woodon, Worden, Wordin, Wording, Wordn.]

Warden, Benjamin, Beverly. Private, Lieut. Colonel's co.. Col. Henry Jackson's
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to July
12, 1780; also, return certified at Camp near Morristown, April 30, 1780, of
oflScers and men belonging to Col. Lee's, Col. Henley's, and Col. Jackson's
regts., and men belonging to Massachusetts in Col. Henry Sherburne's regt.,
who were incorporated into a regiment under the command of Col. Henry
Jackson, agreeable to tlie arrangement of Ajn-il 9, 1779; Lieut. Colonel's co. ;
rank. Drummer ; residence, Beverly ; engaged for town of Beverly ; engaged
July 12, 1777; term, 3 years; reported reduced to Private Nov. 14, 1778; also,
Private, Lieut. Col. Cobb's (2d) co.. Col. Jackson's (16th) regt. ; pay rolls for
INIay-July, 1780; reported discharged July 12, 1780.

Warden, Francis, Salem. Boy, ship " Rhodes," commanded by Capt. Nehemiah
Buffinton ; descriptive list of officers and csew, sworn to Aug. 14, 1780; age,
18 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 4 in. ; complexion, light ; residence, Salem.

Warden, George, New Marlborough. List of men raised in Berkshire Co. to serve
in the Continental Army for tlie term of 9 months, agreeable to resolve of
April 20, 1778, as returned by Truman Wheler, Muster Master, dated Great
Barrington, June 5, 1778; residence, New Marlborough.

Warden, John, Petersham. Private, Capt. John Wheeler's co. of Minute-men,
Col. Ephraim Doolittle's regt., wliich marched on the alarm of xVpril 19, 1775;
service, 8 days; also, Capt. Jonathan Holman's co.. Col. Ephraim Doolittle's
regt. : order for advance pay, .signed by said Warden and others, dated Cam-
bridge, June 10, 1775; reported as having taken the oath in Middlesex Co.
June 10, 1775, required by Congress to be taken by the Mass. army ; also, cer-
tificate dated Cambridge, June 18, 1775, signed by Capt. Jonatlian Holman,



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 553

"Warden, John, contintied.

certifying that said "Warden and others in hLs company, Col. Doolittle's regt.,
вЦ†were in need of pouches and that each had received one, for which said Hol-
man promised to be accountable ; also, Private, Capt. Holmau's co., Col. Doo-
little's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted April 27, 1775 ; service, 3
mos. 13 days; also, Capt. "William Henry's co.. Col. "Whitney's regt. ; enlisted
ISIay 5, 1777 ; discharged July 5, 1777 : sers'ice, 2 mos. 9 days, at Rhode Island,
including 9 days (180 miles) travel to camp and home.

"Warden, John, Rochester. Private, Capt. Thomas Turner's co.. Col. Marshall's
regt.; abstract for advance pay, mileage, etc., sworn to at Boston, June 22,
177(J; mileage for 55 miles allowed said "Warden. [See John "Warren.]

"Warden, John. Sergeant, Capt. Samuel King's co. ; engaged July 11, 1775; ser-
vice, 6 mos. 5 days; company stationed at Salem and Lynn for defence of
seacoast.

"Warden, John. Matross, Capt. "William Treadwell's co., Col. John Crane's regt. ;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Xov. 23, 1777, to Dec. 23, 1777 ;
reported joined Nov. -, 1777, deserted Dec. 28, 1777.

"Warden, Joseph. List of prisoners sent from port of Halifax by order of Sir George
Collier June 28, 1777, to be exchanged for British prisoners, as returned by
John Emerson, Commissary; said "Warden, Seaman, reported as having been
taken in a trading vessel.

"Warden, Samuel. Fifer, Capt. Ebenezer Cook's co.. Col. John Brown's (Berk-
shire Co.) regt. ; entered service Sept. 20, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 14, 1777 ; ser-
vice, 24 days, at the N orthward.

"Warden, Samuel. Order on John Potter, Paymaster, Col. "Wood's regt., for vrages,
dated Hardwick, April 28, 1779, signed by said Warden, payable to Noah
Hatch.

"Warden, Thojla.s, Beverly. Drummer, Lieut. Colonel's co., Col. Henry Jackson's
(16th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accoiuits for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to
Dec. 31, 1780; also, return certified at Camp near Morristown, April 30, 1789,
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 Sherburne's regt.,
who were incorporated into a regiment mider the command of Col. Henry Jack-
son, agreeable to the arrangement of April 9, 1779 ; Lieut. Colonel's co. ; rank,
Drummer; residence, Beverly; engaged Feb. 1, 1777; term, during war; re-
ported deserted May 14, 1779, returned or retaken Sept. 14, 1779 ; family of said
"Warden reported as at Beverly ; also, Lieut. Col. Cobb's co.. Col. Jackson's
regt. ; pay rolls for May, Jime, and July, 1780.

"Warden, Thobias. Private, Capt. John Morgan's co. ; enlisted Dec. 29, 1777 ; dis-
charged July 1, 1778; service, 6 mos. 2 days; company detached from militia
of Hampshire and Worcester coimties to guard stores and magazines at Brook-
field and Springfield.

"Warden, Thosias. Cooper's :^L1te, frigate " Boston," commanded by Capt. Samuel
Tucker; engaged Jan. 16, 1779; reported "Run" March 2, 1779. Roll made
up for advance pay for 1 month.

"Warden, Thomas. Receipt dated Boston, Aug. 24, 1782, signed by John Popkin,
Muster Master, stating that he had received said "Warden of Nathaniel Daven-
port, Chairman of Class No. 4 of the town of Milton, to serve in tlie Continen-
tal Army for the term of 3 years; also. Private, Capt. John K. Smith's co.,
Lieut. Col. Calvin Smith's (6th) regt.; return for wages for the year 1782;
wages allowed said "Warden from Aug. 24, 1782, to Dec. 31, 1782, 4 mos. 8 days.



554 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Warder, Thomas. Private, Capt. John Wendell's co.. Col. Goose Van Schaick's
(1st New York) regt. ; muster roll for Jan., Feb., and March, 1781, dated "West
Point; enlistment, during war; reported deserted Feb. 24, 1781.

"Wardill, Joskph. Seaman, schooner "Active," commanded by Capt. Andrew
Gardner; pay roll for wages for 1 month due under contract with the Govern-
ment, dated Boston, Oct. 6, 1778.

"Wardin, John, Petersham. Private, Capt. Jonathan Holman's co., Col. Ephraim
Doolittle's (24th) regt. ; company return dated Camp at "Winter Ilill, Oct. 6,
1775.

Wardin, Jonathan. Private, Capt. W. North's co.. Col. H. Jackson's regt. com-
manded by Lieut. Col. Smith; pay roll for Nov., 1778, sworn to at Camp
Pawtuxet.

Warding, Samuel. Private, Capt. Ephraim Stearns's co.. Col. John Rand's regt. ;
enlisted July 10, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780 ; service, 3 mos. 11 days, in-
cluding 10 days (200 miles) travel home ; regiment raised in "Worcester Co. to
serve for 3 months.

Warding, Thomas. Private, Capt. Benjamin Nye's co., Col. Nathan Sparhawk's
regt.; joined Sept. 17, 1778; service, 3 mos. 1 day, at Dorchester, including
travel (5 days) home; company discharged Dec. 12, 1778. Roll sworn to in
Worcester Co.

Warding, Thomas. Private, Capt. Ephraim Stearns's co., Col. John Rand's regt. ;
enlisted July 10, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780 ; service, 3 mos. 11 days, in-
cluding 10 days (200 miles) travel home ; regiment raised in Worcester Co. to
serve for 3 months ; also, order on Henry Gardner, Treasurer, paj'able to Capt.
Steams, dated Petersham, May 16, 1782, signed by said Warding and others, for
wages for service in Capt. Stearns's co.. Col. Rand's regt., at West Point in
1780.

Wardivel, Benjamin. Private, Capt. John Morgan's co. ; enlisted Dec. 27, 1777 ;
discharged July 1, 1778 ; service, 6 mos. 4 days ; company detached from militia
of Hampshire and Worcester counties to guard stores and magazines at Brook-
field and Springfield.

Wardleigh, Edmund. Private, Capt. Jonathan Evans's co.. Col. James Frye's
regt. ; return of men in camp at Cambridge, dated May 17, 1775.

Wardwel, Joshua. Private, Capt. Joshua Reed's co.. Col. Vamum's regt. ; en-
listed Jan. 1 [177(5] ; service not given.

Wardwel, Simon, Andover. Capt. Benjamin Famum's co.. Col. James Frye's
regt. ; company return dated Camp at Cambridge, Oct. 6, 1775.

Wardwell, . [This name also appears under the form of Waddall, Waddell,

Waddle, Wardall, Wardel, Wardcll, Wardill, Wardivel, Wardwel, Wardwill,
Woddel, Woddle, Wodle, Woodal, Woodall, Wooddel, Woodel, Woodell,
Woodul, Woodwell, Woodwith, Wordewll, Wordweel, Wordwel, Wordwell.]

Wardwell, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Barton's co., Col. Cheever's regt. of Artil-
lery artificers ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Sept. 26, 1778,
to Dec. 31, 1780; term, 3 years.

Wardwell, Daniel, Andover. Private, Capt. Henry Abbot's co., which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 1^ days ; reported returned home.

Wardwell, Ezekiel, Andover. Private, Capt. Benjamin Ames's co. of Minute-
men, Col. James Frye's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775;
service, 7 days; also, Capt. Ames's co., Col. Frye's regt.; retuni of men in
camp at Cambridge, dated May 17, 1775 ; also, retuni of men belonging to Capt.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 555

"Wardwell, Ezekiel, continued.

Ames's co. who sustained losses in battle at Charlestown, dated Cambridge,
June 10, 1775; also, Capt. Ames's co., Col. Frye's regt. ; order for bounty coat
dated Cambridge, Nov. 14, 1775.

^Vardwell, Ezekiel. Sergeant ; list of men returned as serving on main guard
ujider Lieut. Col. L. Baldwin, dated Jime 22, 1775.

"Wardwell, Ezekiel. 1st Sergeant, Capt. John Abbot's co., Col. Nathaniel "Wade's
regt. ; entered service July 10, 1780, 3 days preceding march ; discharged Oct.
10, 1780; service, 3 mos. 11 days, at "West Point, including travel (220 miles)
home ; regiment raised for 3 months.

"Wardwell, Jeremiah, Pembroke. Private, Capt. Benjamin Ames's co. of Minute-
men, Col. James Frye's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775;
service, 7 days ; also, return of men belonging to Capt. Ames's co. who sustained
losses in battle at Charlestown, dated Cambridge, June 19, 1775; also, Capt.
Ames's co.. Col. Frye's regt. ; order for bounty coat dated Cambridge, Nov.
14, 1775.

"Wardwell, Joseph, Andover. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Ajmy
from Col. Jonathan Glover's (5th Essex Co.) regt.; residence, Andover; en-
gaged for town of Marblehead ; joined Col. Benjamin Tupper's regt. ; term, 3
years; also. Private, Capt. Stephen Abbot's co.. Col. Tupper's regt.; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from March 13, 1778, to Dec. 31, 1779;
also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for March, 1779, dated "West Point ; en-
listed March 13, 1778 ; enlistment, 3 years ; reported on command at the Lines ;
also, descriptive list dated Jan. 27, 1781; Capt. Stephen Abbot's co., 10th
Mass. regt.; rank. Sergeant; age, 20 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in.; complexion,
light; hair, brown; occupation, husbandman ; birthplace, Andover ; residence,
Andover; engaged Oct. 26, 1779, by Capt. Abbot, at "West Point; term,
during war; also. Sergeant, Col. Benjamin Tupper's (10th) regt. ; service from
Jan. 1, 1781, 12 mos. 17 days; reported promoted to Ensign Jan. 18, 1782; also,
Ensign, same regt. ; service from Feb. 1, 1782, 11 mos. ; also. Ensign, Col.
Joseph Vose's (1st) regt. ; list of officers belonging to 1st Mass. brigade [year
not given, probably 1782 or 1783], showing dates of commissions; commis-
sioned Jan. 18, 1782 ; also. Ensign, Col. Vose's regt. ; returns of effectives, dated
March 28, April 4, and April 11, 1783 ; also, returns of effectives between May
2, 1783, and June 13, 1783 ; reported sick and absent at "Wallkill ; also, returns
of effectives between July 11, 1783, and Aug. 8, 1783, dated Camp Philadelphia;
reported sick and absent at "West Point; also, 1st Mass. regt.; return of
effectives, dated Aug. 15, 1783; reported sick and absent at "West Point; also,
retm-n of effectives, dated Philadelphia, Aug. 22, 1783 ; reported sick at "U'est
Pomt.

"Wardwell, Joseph. Private, Capt. Joshua Read's co.; abstract for wages, made
up to April 1, 1776.

"Wardwell, Joshua. Private, Capt. Joshua Read's co. ; abstract for wages, made
up to April 1, 1776.

"Wardwell, Joshua. Receipt dated Oct. 18, 1779, for bounties paid said "Ward-
well and others by Nathaniel Lovejoy, on behalf of the 3d Andover co., to serve
in the Continental Army for the term of 3 months, agreeable to resolve of Oct.
9, 1779.

Wardwell, Joshua, Jr., Andover. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Lovejoy's (Andover)
CO. commanded by Lieut. John Adams, Col. Samuel Johnson's regt., which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Cambridge, via Billerica ; service,
3^ days ; reported returned home.



556 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

"W.vuDWKLL, Teter, Andover. Private, Capt. Henry Abbot's co., which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 1^ days; reported returned home.

"Wardwell, Simox. Private, Capt. Thomas Poor's co., Col. James Frye's regt. ;
return of men iji camp at Cambridge, dated May 17, 1775; also, Capt. Far-
num's CO., Col. Frye's regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said "Wardwell
and others, dated Jime 2(5, 1775 ; also, account sliowing 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 Coimcil June 13, 1776;
also, Private, Capt. Joshua Read's co. ; abstract for wages, made up to April
1, 1776 [see Simeon Wordwel].

"Wardwell, Solomon, Andover. Private, Capt. Henry Abbot's co., whicli marclied
on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 1.^ days ; reported returned home ; also,
Capt. John Peabody's co., Col. Ebenezer Francis's regt.; pay abstract for
travel allowance home from camp, etc., sworn to Nov. 29, 1776; said "Ward-
well credited with allowance for 2 days (37 miles) travel; company drafted
from Salisbury, Xewburyport, Bradford, Haverhill, ^Icthuen, Boxford, and
Andover.

"Wardwell, "William. Midshipman, sloop "Providence," commanded by Capt.
Hoysteed Hacker; list of otlicers and men entitled to prize shares in the
" Mellish " and " Active " [year not given].

"Wardwill, Joseph.- Private, Cajit. Samuel Johnson's co.. Col. Johnson's regt. ;
enlisted Aug. 14, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 30, 1777 ; service, 4 mos., with Northern
army, including 13 days (265 miles) travel home. Roll sworn to at Andover.

AYardwill, Joseph. Sergeant, Capt. Abbot's co.. Col. Benjamin Tupper's regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780 ;
reported as serving 1 mo. 20 days as Private, 10 mos. 10 days as Sergeant.

"Wardwill, Joshua. Private, Capt. Samuel Johnson's co.. Col. Johnson's regt.;
enlisted Aug. 14, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 30, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 17 days, with
Northern army. Roll sworn to at Andover.

"Wardwill, Joshua. Private, Capt. Stephen "Webster's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's
regt. ; enlisted Oct. 14, 1779; discharged Nov. 22, 1779; service, 1 mo. 19 days,
at Clavorack, including travel (220 miles) home; regiment raised in Suffolk
and Essex counties to reinforce army under Gen. Washington.

"Wardworth, Russel. Receipt dated Boston, Feb. 6, 1782, for bounty paid said
Ward worth by Joseph Hosmer, on behalf of the town of Cambridge, to serve
in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years.

"Ware, . [This name also appears under the form of "Waer, Wales, "Wair,

Waire, "VN'aires, Wairs, War, Waree, "Wares, Warr, "Wars, "Wear, Weare,
"Weire, Were, "W'hare, "Wier.]

"Ware, Ariel. Private, Capt. Samuel Fisher's co. ; inarched ISIarch 3, 1781 : dis-
charged March 17, 1781 ; service, 15 days ; company detached from 4th Suffolk
Co. regt. by order of His Excellency John Hancock for service on a 40 days
expedition to Rhode Island under Maj. Gen. Lincoln; also, Capt. Samuel
Fisher's co., Col. Turner's regt. ; treasury pay roll dated March 26, 1783.

"Ware, Abltah. Private, Capt. John Boyd's co.. Col. John Dagget's regt. ; entered
service Aug. 24, 1778; discharged Sept. 3, 1778; service, 11 days, at Rhode
Island [name appears as Elijah "Ware on a duplicate roll] ; also, list of men
who had not received their pay for service in the Continental Army for the
term of 3 months under Capt. Nathan Thayer with amounts due them ; wages
of said Ware and others to be paid to the town of Wrentham by agreement
[the service above referred to was in Capt. Nathan Thayer's co.. Col. Ebenezer
Thayer's regt., from July 14, 1780, to Oct. 9, 1780, and included 10 days travel



EST THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 557



Wark, Abijah, continued.

home; regiment was stationed at West Point]; also, Private, Capt. Samuel
Fisher's eo. ; marched March 3, 1781 ; discharged March 17, 1781 ; service, 15
days ; company detached from 4th Suffolk Co. regt. by order of His Excellency
John Hancock for service on a 40 days expedition to Rhode Island under Maj.
Gen. Lincoln ; also, Capt. Samuel Fisher's co.. Col. Turner's regt. ; treasury pay
roll dated March 26, 1783.

Ware, Amos, Franklin. Descriptive list of men raised agreeable to resolve of
June 30, 1781 ; age, 21 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. G in. ; complexion, dark ; said Waro
detached from Lieut. Hill's co. July 30, 1781, to serve for 3 mouths ; also, Pri-
vate, Capt. John Lincoln's co.. Col. Joseph Webb's regt. ; marched to camp
Aug. 20, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 29, 1781 ; service, 3 mos. 22 days, including
3 days preceding march and travel (210 miles) from camp home ; regiment
raised for 3 months.

Ware, Amos. Private, Capt. Asa Fairbanks's co.. Col. John Daggett's regt.; en-
tered service Aug. 24, 1778 ; discharged Sept. 3, 1778 ; service, 11 days, at Rhode
Island. Roll sworn to at Wrentham.

Ware, Amos. Private, Capt. Asa Fairbanks's co., Maj. Seth Bullard's regt.;

marched July 27, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 7, 1780 ; service, 13 days, at Rhode

Island on the alarm of July 27, 1780, including 2 days (50 miles) travel home.

Roll dated Franklin.
Ware, Amos. Capt. Samuel Fisher's co. ; entered service March 3, 1781 ; discharged

March 17, 1781 ; service, 15 days, at Rhode Island on a 40 daj's expedition.

[Name appears as James Ware on a duplicate roll.]

Ware, Amos. Corporal, Capt. Amos Ellis's co. ; entered service March 3, 1781 ;
discharged March 17, 1781 ; service, 15 days, at Rhode Island ; company de-
tached from 4th Suffolk Co. regt. Roll endorsed " Col Dean Reg't."

Ware, Archibald. Private, Capt. Walter McFarland's co.. Col. Cyprian Howe's
regt. ; enlisted July 24, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 30, 1780 ; service, 3 mos. 10 days,
including 3 days (60 miles) travel home; regiment raised in Middlesex Co. to
reinforce Continental Army for 3 mouths and stationed at Rhode Island.

Ware, Asa, Westborough. Private, Capt. Seth Morse's co. of militia. Col. Ward's
regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 5 days.

Ware, Asa, Wrentham. Private, Capt. Oliver Pond's co. of Minute-men, which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 11 days ; also, Capt. Pond's
CO., Col. Joseph Read's (20th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted
May 1, 177.") ; service, 3 mos. 8 days ; also, company return dated Sept. 25, 1775 ;
also, order for money iu lieu of bounty coat dated Roxbury Camp, Dec. 27,
1775.

Ware, Asa, Wrentham. Matross, Capt. John Gill's (6th) co.. Col. Thomas Crafts's
(Artillery) regt. ; service from Feb. 1, 1777, to May 8, 1777, 3 mos. 7 days.

Ware, Asa, Wrentham. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from
1st Wrentham co.. Col. Benjamin Hawes's (4th) regt., Suffolk Co. brigade, as
returned by Capt. Samuel Fislier : residence, Wrentham ; engaged for town of
Wrentham ; joined Capt. Drown's co.. Col. Lee's regt. ; term, 3 years, to expire
May -, 1780 (also given during war) ; also, li.st of men mustered by Nathaniel
Barber, :Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, July 7, 1777; Capt.
Drown's CO., Col. Lee's regt.; reported received State bounty; also. Private,
Col. Henry Jackson's (16th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accomits for service
from Jmie 13, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; reported invalided April 1, 1779; also,
Capt. D. A'an Home's co.. Col. Jackson's regt. comniaiuled by Lieut. Col.
William S. Smith; pay rolls for Oct. and Nov., 1778; also, return certified at



558 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

"Ware, Asa, continued.

Cuinp 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 JNIassa-
chusetts in Col. Henry Sherburne's regt., who were incori)orated into a regi-
ment under the command of Col. Heni'y Jackson, agreeable to the arrangement
of April 9, 1779 ; rank. Private ; residence, "Wrentham ; engaged June 13,
1777 ; term, 3 years ; said Ware appears among men belonging to Col. William
11. Lee's regt. who had been discharged from the rolls i)rior to above arrange-



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