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service at Rhode Island in 1779.

INGKAHAM, TiMOTHT. Retum 6f Company officers of Col. Dike's regt., showing num-
ber of men present and also those not joined, dated Dorchester, Sept. 21, 1776;
said Ingraham with others raised for Capt. Oliver Lymon's (Lyman's) co., but
reported not joined.

Ingraham, Timothy. Private, Capt. Manasseh Kempton's co.. Col. Freeman's regt. ;
enlisted Sept. 27, 1777; discharged Oct. 29, 1777; service, 1 mo. 4 days, at Rhode
Island. Roll sworn to in Bristol Co.

Ingraham, Timothy. Captain of a company stationed at the fort at Dartmouth ; ser-
vice from March 1, 1778, to May 1, 1778, 61 days ; also, Captain ; list of officers of
Bristol Co. militia; commissioned June 19, 1778; company raised to reinforce
garrison at Dartmouth.

Ingraham, Timothy. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. George Claghorn's (1st) co.. Col. Hatha-
way's (2d Bristol Co.) regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers; commissioned Aug.
10, 1779.

Ingraham, William, Rehoboth. Private, Capt. John Perry's co. of Minute-men,
which marched on the alarm of April 19. 1775; service to April 27, 1775, 8 days;
also, Capt. John Perry's co., Col. Timothy Walker's (22d) regt. ; muster roll
dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted April 28, 1775 ; service, 3 mos., 1 week, 4 days ; also,
company return dated Oct. 6, 1775; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent
in money dated Camp at Roxbury, Oct. 26, 1775; also, Private, Capt. Benjamin
Dillingham's co. ; enlisted April 29, 1776 ; service, 6 mos. 29 days ; company sta-
tioned at Dartmouth for defence of seacoast.

Ingraham, William. Private, Sergt. William Kendall's detachment of militia. Col.
John Moasley's (Moseley's) regt. ; enlisted July 12, 1777 ; discharged July 23,
1777; service, 17 days, including travel (120 miles) home; detachment marched
from' West Springfield to Stillwater to reinforce Continental Army and there served
under Lieut. Bentley guarding stores; a^so. Sergeant, Capt. John Morgan's co. ;
enlisted Jan. 2, 1778; discharged July 1, 1778; service, 5 mos. 29 days; company
detached from militia of Hampshire and Worcester counties to guard stores and
magazines at Springfield and Worcester.

Ingram, [This name also appears under the form of Engram, Ingarham, Ingham,

Ingraham, Ingrom, Ingrum, Injrum.]

Ingram, Abraham, Boston. Return dated Morristown, July 26, 1780, made by
Jeduthan Baldwin, Colonel of Engineers and Lieutenant Colonel Commandant of
Artificers, of officers and men belonging to Massachusetts in his regiment who had
engaged for 3 j-ears or during the war ; Capt. Phineas Parker's co. of artificers;
residence, Boston ; engaged March 1, 1780 ; term, 1 year (also given during war).



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Ingram, Benjamin, Richmond. Private, Capt. Noble's co., Col. Patterson's regt. ;
muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted April 29, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 9 days.

Ingham, Elisha. Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co.,CoL Portor's regt. ; return forequip-
ments, dated Nov. 9, 1778; also, list of men appearing on a credit bill of Capt.
Reuben Dickinson's co. [year not given] ; said Ingram credited with service for

1 year 4 mos.

Ingram, Jedediah, South Hadley. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the
Continental Army for the term of 6 months, agreeable to resolve of June 5, 1780,
returned as received of Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Maj. Peter Harwood, of 6th
Mass. regt., at Springfield, Juh' 2, 1780; age, 20 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. G in.; com-
plexion, light ; engaged for town of South Hadley ; arrived at Springfield June
29, 1780 ; marched to camp July 1, 1780, under command of Ensign Joseph Miller ;
also, list of men raised for the 6 months service and returned by Brig. Gen. Pater-
son as having passed muster in a return dated Camp Totaway, Oct. 25, 1780.

Ingham, John, Amherst (probably). Private, 1st Lieut. Ely Parker's detachment of
Minute-men, whicli marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Cambridge; ser-
vice, 16 days.

Ingram, John. Private, in a company commanded by Lieut. Noah Dickinson, Col.
Elisha Porter's (Hampshire Co.) regt.; enlisted Aug. 18, 1777; discharged Aug.
21, 1777; service, 4 days; company marched to New Providence on an alarm;
also, Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co.. Col. Elisha Porter's (Hampshire Co.) regt.;
enlisted Sept. 23, 1777; discharged Oct. 18, 1777; service, 26 days; company
marched to Stillwater Sept. 23, 1777, on an alarm ; order for payment of above
roll dated at Amherst and signed by Capt. Dickinson ; also, same co. and regt. ;
return for equipments, dated Nov. 9, 1778; also, list of men appearing on a credit
bill of Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co. [year not given] ; said Ingram credited with
service for 1 year 1 week.

Ingram, John, 2d. Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co.. Col. Portor's regt.; return for
equipments, dated Nov. 9, 1778; also, list of men appearing on a credit bill of
Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co. [year not given] ; said Ingram credited with 7 mos.
service.

Ingram, Jonathan, Hadley. Private, Capt. Eliakim Smith's co., which marched
April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; returned April 22, 1775 ;
service, 7 days, travel included.

Ingram, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Moses Kellogg's co.. Col. Porter's (Hampshire Co.)
regt. ; enlisted Sept. 23, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 18, 1777 ; service, 32 days, including
6 days (114 miles) travel home; company marched to reinforce Northern army
under Maj. Gen. Gates on an alarm.

Ingram, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Job Alvord's co.. Col. S. Murray's regt.; enlisted
July 16, 1780; discharged Oct. 10, 1780; service, 3 mos. 3 days, including 7 days
(140 miles) travel home ; regiment raised in Hampshire Co. to reinforce Conti-
nental Army for 3 months.

Ingram, Philip, Amherst. Private, Capt. Joshua Parker's co.. Col. Nathaniel Wade's
regt. ; enlisted June 22, 1778 ; service at Rhode Island ; enlistment to expire Jan.
1, 1779.

Ingram, Philip. Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co.. Col. Portor's regt.; return for equip-
ments, dated Nov. 9, 1778; also, list of men appearing on a credit bill of Capt.
Reuben Dickinson's co. [year not given] ; said Ingram credited with 6 mos.

2 weeks service.

Ingram, Philip. Pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Hadley for service
in the Continental Army during 1780 ; inarched July 5, 1780 ; discharged Dec. 14,
1780 ; service, 5 mos. 15 days, including travel (120 miles) home.



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Ingram, Reuben. Private, Capt. Moses Harvey's co.. Col. David Wells's regt. ; en-
listed May 10, 1777; discharged July 10, 1777; service, 2 mos. 10 days, in North-
ern department, including 9 days (180 miles) travel. Roll dated Montague.

Ingram, Reuben. Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co.. Col. Portor's regt.; return for
equipments, dated Nov. 9, 1778; also, list of men appearing on a credit bill of
Capt. Reuben Dickinson's co. [year not given] ; said Ingram credited with 9
mos. 2 weeks service.

Ingham, Reuben. Private, Capt. Elijah Dwight's co., Col. Elisha Porter's (Hamp-
shire Co.) regt. ; enlisted July 23, 1779 ; discharged Aug. 25, 1779 ; service, 1 mo.
7 days, at New London, Conn., including 4 days (85 miles) travel home. Roll
dated Belchertown.

Ingram, Reuben, Jr. Capt. Heuben Dickinson's co.. Col. Portor's regt.; return for
equipments, dated Nov. 9, 1778.

Ingram, Samuel (also given John Samuel). Private, in a detachment from Capt.
Reuben Dickinson's co., Col. Elisha Porter's regt. ; service, 38 days; detachment
marched to Moses Creek in July, 1777, to reinforce the army; also, Capt. Dick-
inson's CO., Col. Porter's regt.; return for equipments, dated Nov. 9, 1778; also,
list of men appearing on a credit bill of Capt. Dickinson's co. [year not given] .

Ingram, Timothy. Corporal, Capt. Joseph Hooker's co.. Col. Ruggles Woodbridge's
regt. ; enlisted Aug. 19, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 30, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 20 days,
with Northern army, including travel (175 miles) home. Roll dated Greenwich.

Ingram, Timothy. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Sheldon's co., Col. Seth Murray's regt. ;
enlisted July 14, 1780; discharged Oct. 10, 1780 ; service, 3 mos. 4 days, including
7 days (132 miles) travel home; I'egiment raised to reinforce Continental Army
for 3 months.

Inqreham, Joseph, Wells. Corporal, Capt. Joseph Fox's (3d) co.. Col. Henry Jack-
son's (16th) regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780,
to Sept. 10, 1780 ; also, return certified at Camp near Morristown, April 30, 1780,
of officers and men belonging to Col. Lee's, Col. Henley's, and Col. Jackson's
regts., and men belonging to Massachusetts in Col. Henry Sherburne's regt., who
were incorporated into a regiment under command of Col. Henry Jackson, agreea-
ble to the arrangement of April 9, 1779; Capt. Fox's co. ; rank. Corporal; resi-
dence, Wells; engaged Sept. 11, 1777; term, 3 years; said Ingreham returned
among men belonging to Col. Sherburne's regt. who were incorporated into Col.
Henry Jackson's regt. by order of Gen. Washington.

Ingreham, Philip. Private, Capt. Samuel Cook's co.. Col. Woodbridge's regt. ; en-
listed Aug. 17, 1777 ; discharged Sept. 24, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 8 days ; company
raised to reinforce Northern army until the last of Nov., 1777.

Ingreham, Samuel. Corporal, Capt. Peter Porter's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's
(Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted April 26, 1777; discharged May 20, 1777; service,
25 days; company called out by order of Maj. Gen. Gates and marched to
Saratoga.

Ingreham, Timothy. 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. Bonney's co. ; age, 26 yrs. ;
stature, 5 ft. 7 in.; complexion, dark; engaged for town of Chesterfield; mus-
tered July 5, 1780.

Ingresol, William. Private, Capt. Josiah Yale's co. ; enlisted Oct. 12, 1781 ; dis-
charged Oct. 20, 1781 ; service, 12 days ; mileage out and home (160 miles) allowed ;
company marched from Lee and Lenox to Stillwater Oct. 12, 1781, by order of
Brig. Gen. Rosseter on an alarm.



642 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AXU SAILORS

Ingkim, Philip, Private, Capt. Samuel Lamb's co., Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt.;
enlisted June 22, 1778; service, 6 mos. 14 days, at Rhode Island, including travel
from camp liome; enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1779; also, same co. and regt.;
muster roll dated Warwick, Nov. 7, 1778; also, same co. and regt. ; muster rolls
sworn to at East Greenwich, Sept. 17, Nov. 13, and Dec. 30, 1778.

Ingrom, John, Amherst. Private, Capt. Reuben Dickenson's co. of Minute-men, Col.
Woodbridge's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 16
days.

IxGROM, Timothy. Private, Capt. Joseph Hooker's co., Lieut. Col. Samuel Williams's
regt. ; enlisted Dec. 15, 1776; discharged March 18, 1777; service, 3 mos. 14 days,
including 11 days (220 miles) travel home. Roll dated Morristown.

Ingrum, Joseph. Private, Capt. Noah Moulton Littlefield's co. ; abstract for wages
for 1 month and 4 weeks billeting ; company stationed at Wells for defence of
seacoast; order for payment of above roll dated Wells, Sept. 16, 1775, and signed
by Capt. Littlefield ; also, same co. ; enlisted July 10, 1775 ; service, 6 mos. 6 days ;
company stationed at Wells and Arundel for defence of seacoast.

Ingulls, Jacob, Jr. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Joseph Stocker's (4th) co., 1st Essex Co.
regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers chosen in said regiment, as returned by
Lieut. Col. John Flagg and 2d Major David Parker, dated Lynn, April 24, 1776;
ordered in Council April 26, 1776, that said officers be commissioned ; reported
commissioned April 26, 1776.

Ingulls, James. Capt. John Davis's co.. Col. James Frye'sregt. ; order for bounty
coat or its equivalent in money, dated Camp before Boston, Dec. 13, 1775, signed
by James Ingulls, in behalf of James Ingulls, deceased.

Injrum, Sm'll, Amherst. Capt. James Hendrick's co. ; pay abstract for mileage to
and from headquarters, dated Charlestown, Camp No. 3, Jan. 13, 1776; distance
to headquarters, 95 miles.

Inkester, Robert. Matross, Capt. Cook's co.. Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from March 12, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780;
also, descriptive list made up for the year 1780 ; Capt. David Cook's co., 3d Artil-
lery regt. ; rank, Bombardier ; age, 19 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ; complexion, fair ;
engaged March 9, 1780, by Capt. Lillie ; term, during war.

Inman, Benjamin, Dudley. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's co. of Minute-men, Col.
Ebenezer Larned's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service,
11 days.

Inman, Jo's. List of men belonging to Capt. J. Sprague's division in service in Oct.,
1777.

Inman, Joseph. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's co.. Col. Jonathan Holman's regt.;
service, 43 days; company marched to Rhode Island on an alarm in Dec, 1776,
and was stationed at Providence Jan. 21, 1777.

Inman, Nathan, Dudley. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's co. of Minute-men, Col.
Ebenezer Larned's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service,
11 days.

Inman, Rxjfus. Descriptive list of men raised in Worcester Co. to serve in the Conti-
nental Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as returned by Seth Washburn,
Superintendent for said county ; Capt. Chase's co.. Col. Davis's regt. ; age, 18 yrs. ;
stature, 5 ft. 5 in. ; complexion, dark ; occupation, farmer ; engaged for town of
Sutton ; engaged Jan. 11, 1781 ; term, 3 years ; also, Private, 1st co. ; order dated
Oct. 28, 1783, for wages for May-July [year not given], appearing in a register of
orders accepted on account of wages.



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Innes, Jacob, Andover. Corporal, Capt. Charles Furbush's co., Col. Bridge's regt. ;.
muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 28, 1775; service, 3 raos. 11 days.

Innis, . [This name also appears under the form of Araas, Annis, Ennis, Innes.]

Innis, John, Dorchester. Capt. John Wentworth's co., Col. Aaron Willard's regt.;
pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., home from place of discharge. Fort Ed-
ward, dated Boston, Jan. 15, 1777 ; 270 miles travel allowed said Innis.

Innis, John. Sergeant, Capt. John Stutson's co., Maj. Edward Procter's detachment
of militia; detached Dec. 10, 1777; discharged March 1, 1778; service, 2 mos. 22
days, with guards under Maj. Gen. Heath at Boston.

Innis, John. Boatswain's Mate, ship " Mars," commanded by Capt. Simeon Samson ;
engaged July 20, 1780 ; discharged March 12, 1781 ; service, 7 mos. 22 days. Roll
dated Boston.

Insign, Datus, Westfield. Private, Capt. Warham Parks's co., Col. Timothy Daniel-
son's regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or
its equivalent in money dated Camp at Roxbury, Dec. 23, 1775.

Insley, Richard, Cambridge. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from 1st Essex Co. regt., dated Lynn, Feb. 16, 1778, and sworn to at Salem by
John Flagg, 1st military officer of the town of Lynn ; residence, Cambridge ; en-
gaged for town of Lynn; joined Col. Hendley's (Henley's) regt.; term, 3 years
or during war.

Insley, Richard. Cabin Boy, brigantine " Massachusetts," commanded by Capt.
Daniel Souther; engaged Aug. 7, 1776 [service not given] ; reported deserted.

Insley, Stephen. 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Robert Dodge's co.. Col. Francis's regt. ; re-
turn of officers to be commissioned, dated Sept. 23, 1776 ; company made up from
Col. SpafiFord's, Col. Cogswell's, and Col. Titcomb's regts.. Brig. Farley's brigade;
ordered in Council Sept. 26, 1776, that officers of said regiment be commissioned
with the exception of 2d Lieutenants and officers of the company of which John
Gay was 1st Lieutenant; regiment raised for defence of Boston; also, 1st Lieu-
tenant; list of officers returned by Col. Ebenezer Francis, endorsed " Dorchester
Hieghts Oct'o 1776; " reported marched to join regiment Aug. 12 [1776].

Intharo, Maniwil, Marblehead. Private, Capt. Symonds's co., Col. John Glover's
regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775] . [See Maniwell Entharo and Manuel
Fretharo.]

Intwishil, Edmund, Westborough. Matross, Capt. Samuel Gridley's co., Col. Richard
Gridley's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 22, 1775; service,
1 mo. 12 days.

Int-wisthill, Edmund. Capt. Samuel Gridley's co.. Col. Richard Gridley's (Artillery)
regt. ; order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Fort No. 2, Cam-
bridge, Nov. 6, 1775.

Irason, Edward, Lynn. Private; list of men belonging to Lynn, now called Lynn,
Lynnfield, and Saugus, who served at Concord battle and elsewhere [year not
given] .

Ireden, John. Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt.; return of recruits for knapsacks
and blankets, dated Boston, Feb. -, 1778; reported under marching orders.

Ireish, Patrick. Descriptive list of men raised in Cumberland Co. to serve in the
Continental Army for the term of 9 months from the time of their arrival at camp,
agreeable to resolve of April 13 [20] , 1778, and mustered in from Gen. Thompson's
brigade, certified at Falmouth, June 15, 1778, by Daniel llsley. Muster Master, as
mustered and delivered to Maj. James Johnson, Superintendent for said county;
Capt. Jorden's co. ; age, 36 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6^ in. ; complexion, light.



644 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Ireishe, Patrick. List of men raised in Cumberland Co. for the term of 9 months
from the time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable to resolve of April 20, 1778, as
returned by Brig. Lemuel Thompson, dated Brunswick, July 1, 1778; engaged
for town of Cape Elizabeth.

Ireland, . [This name also appears under the form of lerland, Irland, Iroland.]

Ireland, Abraham (also given Abraham, Jr.), Lunenburg. Private, Capt. Joseph
Moors's CO., Col. William Prescott's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; en-
listed May 20, 1775 ; service, 2 mos. 13 days ; also, order on Capt. Joseph Moors,
payable to Abraham Ireland, dated Nov. 9, 1775, signed by Abraham Ireland,
Jr., for a bounty coat due for the eight months service in 1775.

Ireland, Asa, Ipswich (also given Salisbury). Private, Capt. Timothy Barnard's co.,
Col. Moses Little's (17th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted Aug. 8,
1775; also, company return dated Oct. 9, 1775; age, 22 yrs. ; reported enlisted
Aug. 18, 1775.

Ireland, Asa, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Richard Peabody's co., Col. Edward Wiggles-
worth's regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., from Ticonderoga in 1776;
232 miles travel allowed said Ireland.

Ireland, Asa. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Lindsey's co. ; service from Dec. 10, 1776, to
March 18, 1777, 3 mos. 9 days; company raised in Marblehead to reinforce Conti-
nental Army; affidavit dated Marblehead, June 25, 1840, made by Nathaniel
Lindsey, son of Capt. Lindsey, on reverse of roll, declares same to be a true copy
of the original found among his father's papers and that the service was rendered
at Rhode Island.

Ireland, David. Private, Capt. Joseph Hodgkins's co.. Col. Timothy Bigelow's regt. ,
muster roll for Jan. -Aug., 1777, dated Van Schaick's Island, and sworn to in
Camp near Half Moon ; enlisted May 15, 1777; enlistment, 8 months.

Ireland, Robert. Seaman, brigantine "Tyrannicide," commanded by Capt. John
Cathcart; engaged May 12, 1779; discharged June 23, 1779; service, 1 mo. 11
days ; roll sworn to in Suffolk Co. ; also, same vessel and commander ; engaged
June 24, 1779 ; discharged Sept. 6, 1779 ; service, 2 mos. 14 days ; roll sworn to at
Boston; also. Seaman, ship "Protector," commanded by Capt. John Foster Wil-
liams ; engaged March 5, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 17, 1780 ; service, 5 mos. 12 days.

Ireland, Shadrach, Newburyport. Private, Capt. Timothy Barnard's co.. Col. Mosea
Little's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 9, 1775; service, 12
weeks ; also, company return dated Oct. 9, 1775 ; age, 29 yrs. ; also, certificate
dated Feb. 22, 1776, signed by Col. Moses Little, certifying that said Ireland, a
soldier in Capt. Barnard's co.. Col. Little's regt., the " last campaign," had not re-
ceived the pay which was due him for said service ; also, Private, Capt. Benjamin
Perkins's co. ; company return for the year 1775.

Ireson, . [This name also appears under the form of Irason, Iressin, Irson.]

Ireson, Edward, Lynn. Private, Capt. William Farrington's (2d Lynn) co. of militia,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, towards Concord; service, 2 days.

Ireson, Ephraim. Seaman, brig "Tyrannicide," commanded by Capt. Jonathan
Haraden ; engaged Oct. 24, 1777 [service not given] .

Ireson, John, Lynn. Private, Capt. William Farrington's (2d Lynn) co. of militia,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, towards Concord ; service, 2 days ;
also, list of men belonging to Lynn, now called Lynn, Lynnfield, and Saugus,
who served at Concord battle and elsewhere [year not given] .

Ireson, John. Private, Capt. William Hooper's co. ; enlisted Sept. 19, 1776 ; discharged
Nov. 15, 1776 ; service, 1 mo. 26 days. Roll dated Marblehead.



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Ireson, John. Private, Capt. Miles Greenwood's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of
guards; enlisted Nov. 11, 1777; service to April 3, 1778, 4 raos. 23 days; rolls
dated Camp at Winter Hill; also, Capt. Simeon Brown's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's
regt. of guards; service from April 2, 1778, to July 3, 1778, 3 mos. 2 days; roll
dated Camp Winter Hill; also, same co. and regt. ; service from July 2 to July
12, 1778, 10 days; roll dated Camp at Winter Hill; also, Capt. Samuel Huse's
CO., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of guards; enlisted July 13, 1778; dischiarged Dec.
14, 1778; service, 5 mos. 3 days, at Cambridge.

Ireson, John. Sergeant, Capt. Addison Richardson's co.. Col. Wade's regt.; entered
service July 12, 1780; discharged Oct. 10, 1780; service, 3 mos. 11 days, includ-
ing 12 days (240 miles) travel home ; regiment detached from Essex Co. militia.

Ireson, Richard. Seaman, U. S. brig " General Gates," commanded by Capt. John
Skimmer; copy of a list of men entitled to prize shares [year not given] ; said
Ireson rated 1 share.

Ireson, Robert. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship " Junius Brutus,"
commanded by Capt. John Leach, dated Salem, June 15, 1780; age, 27 yrs. ;
stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ; complexion, dark ; reported a foreigner.

Iressin, Jacob. List of prisoners sent in the cartel " Swift " from Halifax to Boston
Sept. 30, 1778, as returned by Thomas Baildon, Commissary of Prisoners ; reported
a Seaman.

Iriash, Joseph, Gorham. Capt. Richard Mayberry's co.. Col. Francis's regt. ; pay
abstract for mileage from home to Dorchester Heights, sworn to Aug. 20, 1776 ;
mileage (142 miles) allowed said Iriash.

Iriash, Stephen, Gorham. Capt. Richard Mayberry's co., Col. Francis's regt. ; pay
abstract for mileage from home to Dorchester Heights, sworn to Aug. 20, 1776;
mileage (142 miles) allowed said Iriash.

Irish, . [This name also appears under the form of Ireish, Ireishe, Iriash.]

Irish, Ebenezer. Private, Capt. John Reed's co.. Col. Samuel McCobb's regt.; en-
listed Aug. 12, 1781 ; discharged Dec. 1, 1781 ; service, 4 mos. 8 days [ ?] , in de-
fence of seacoast; enlistment to expire Dec. 1, 1781 ; company raised for defence
of eastern Massachusetts ; also, company receipt for equipments, given to Capt.
John Reed, dated Falmouth, Dec. 1, 1781.

Irish, Ebenezer (also given Ebenezer, Jr.). Private, Capt. John Reed's co.. Col.
Samuel McCobb's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 12, 1781 ; discharged Dec. 1, 1781 ; service,
3 raos. 20 days, in defence of seacoast; enlistment to expire Dec. 1, 1781; com-
pany raised for defence of eastern Massachusetts; also, company receipt for
equipments, given to Capt. John Reed, dated Falmouth, Dec. 1, 1781.

Irish, Isaac. Private, Capt. Roger Libby's co. ; joined Oct. 1, 1779; discharged Oct.
23, 1779; service at the Eastward with detachment of Cumberland Co. militia
commanded by Nathaniel Jordan, Esq. ; also, Capt. Jonathan Andrews's co.. Col.
Joseph Prime's regt.; enlisted Sept. 8, 1780; discharged Dec. 31, 1780; service,
3 mos. 24 days, under Brig. Gen. P. Wadsworth at the Eastward ; roll sworn to in
York Co. and certified at Thomaston ; also, Lieut. Jeremiah Colburn's co.. Brig.
Gen. Wadsworth's department; enlisted Jan. 27, 1781 ; discharged Feb. 28, 1781;
service, 1 mo. 1 day ; company detached at Camden.

Irish, James, Gorham (also given Falmouth). Private, Capt. Hart Williams's co.,
which marched April 21, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,
31 days ; reported enlisted into the army May 22, 1775 ; also, Capt. Hart Wil-
liams's CO., Col. Edmund Phinney's regt. ; billeting allowed from time of enlist-



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