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ment to date of marching to headquarters, July 5, 1775 ; credited with allowance
for 10 weeks 5 days; also, company return dated Cambridge, Oct. 7, 1775; aho,
order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Oct. 27, 1775.



646 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Irish, Jajies, Gorham. Private, Capt. Wentworth Stuart's co.. Col. Edmund Phin-
ney's (31st) regt. ; billeting allowed from date of enlistment. May 17, 1775, to
date, of marching to headquarters, Julj' 12, 1775 ; credited with allowance for
11 weeks 5 daj's; also, company return dated Sept. 29, 1775, including abstract
of pay from last of July, 1775; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in
money dated Fort No. 2, Cambridge, Oct. 26, 1775 ; also. Sergeant, Capt. Jonathan
Sawyer's (late Capt. Wentworth Stuart's) co., Col. Edmund Phinney's regt.;
muster roll dated Garrison, Fort George, Dec. 8, 1776; enlisted Jan. 1, 1776; re-
ported promoted to Sergeant Aug. 20, 1776.

Irish, James, Gorham. Capt. Samuel Whitmore's co., Col. Reuben Fogg's regt.;
copy of a pay abstract for mileage [year not given] ; mileage (392 miles) allowed
said Irish.

Irish, John, Dartmouth. Private, Capt. Joshua Wilbore's co.. Col. Ebenezer Francis's
regt. ; pay alistract for travel allowance from camp home, etc. ; said Irish credited
with allowance for 3 days (65 miles) ; company drafted from Taunton, Ilaynham,
Easton, Dartmouth, Freetown, Berkley, and Dighton ; warrant allowed in Council
Nov. 29, 1776.

Irish, John, Gorham. Private, Capt. Wentworth Stuart's co.. Col. Edmund Phinney's
(31st) regt.; billeting allowed from date of enlistment. May 17, 1775, to date of
marching to headquarters, July 12, 1775 ; credited with 56 days allowance ; also,
company return dated Sept. 29, 1775, including abstract of pay from last of July,
1775.

Irish, Jon'n. Private, Capt. Abijah Bangs's co., Col. Dike's regt.; muster roll for
Dec, 1776-Feb., 1777 ; enlisted Dec. 13, 1776 ; credited to town of Harwich ; regi-
ment raised to serve until March 1, 1777.

Irish, Joseph, Gorham. Private, Capt. Richard Mayberry's co.. Col. Ebenezer
Francis's regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., from Dorchester Heights
home; said Irish credited with allowance for 7 days (143 miles) ; warrant allowed
in Council Nov. 29, 1776; also, Capt. Alexander McLellan's co., Col. Jonathan
Mitchel's regt. ; enlisted July 7, 1779; discharged Sept. 25, 1779; service, 2 mos.
18 days, on Penobscot expedition; also, Capt. John Reed's co., Col. Samuel
McCobb's regt.; enlisted Aug. 8, 1781; discharged Dec. 1, 1781; service, 3 mos.
24 days, in defence of seacoast; enlistment to expire Dec. 1, 1781; company raised
for defence of eastern Massachusetts ; also, companj' receipt for equipments, given
to Capt. John Reed, dated Falmouth, Dec. 1, 1781.

Irish, Patrick, Cape Elizabeth. Descriptive 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; Capt. Joshua Jordan's (2d) co., Col. Peter Noyes's
regt.; age, 36 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 (also given 5 ft. 6;^) in.; complexion, light;
residence, Cape Elizabeth ; engaged for town of Cape Elizabeth ; arrived at Fish-
kill June 22, 1778 ; also, list of men returned as received of Maj. James Johnson,
Superintendent for Cumberland Co., by Jonathan Warner, Commissioner, at
Fishkill, June 25, 1778; also, list of men returned as received of Jonathan War-
ner, Commissioner, by Col. R. Putnam, July 20, 1778 ; also. Private, Capt. Joshua
Jordan's co., Col. Jonathan Mitchal's regt. ; service from July 7, 1779, to Sept.
25, 1779, 2 mos. 20 days, on Penobscot expedition.

Irish, Patrick, Falmouth. Private, Capt. John Wentworth's co. ; pay abstract for
billeting, dated Watertown, Aug. 20, 1776; mileage (145 miles) allowed said
Irish ; also, Capt. John Wentworth's co.. Col. Aaron Willard's regt. ; pay abstract
for travel allowance, etc., home from place of discharge. Fort Edward, dated
Boston, Jan. 15, 1777 ; 424 miles travel allowed said Irish ; also, Capt. Joseph
Pride's CO., in a detachment of Cumberland Co. militia commanded by Nathaniel
Jordan, Esq.; joined Oct. 1, 1779; discharged Oct. 23, 1779; service at the East-
ward.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 647

Irish, Stephen, Gorham. Private, Capt. Richard Mayberry's co., Col. Ebenezer
Francis's regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., from Dorchester Heights
home ; said Irish credited with allowance for 7 days (143 miles) ; warrant allowed
in Council Nov. 29, 1776.

Irish, Thomas, Gorham (also given Falmouth). Private, Capt. Hart Williams's co..
Col. Edmund Phinney's regt. ; billeting allowed from time of enlistment to date
of marching to headquarters, July 5, 1775 ; credited with allowance for 7 weeks 2
days ; also, company return dated Cambridge, Oct.7, 1775 ; also, order for bounty
coat or its equivalent in money dated Fort No. 2, Cambridge, Oct. 26, 1775; also,
Sergeant, Capt. Alexander McLellan's co., Col. Jonathan Mitchel's regt. ; entered
service July 7, 1779; discharged Sept. 25, 1779; service, 2 mos. 18 days, on
Penobscot expedition ; roll dated Gorham.

Irish, William, Gorham (also given Falmouth). Corporal, Capt. Hart Williams's
CO., which marched April 21, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775;
service, 24 days; reported enlisted into the army May 15, 1775; also. Corporal,
Capt. Hart Williams's co.. Col. Edmund Phinney's regt. ; billeting allowed from
time of enlistment to date of marching to headquarters, July 5, 1775 ; credited
with allowance for 10 weeks 5 days ; also, company return dated Cambridge, Oct.
7, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Fort No. 2,
Cambridge, Oct. 26, 1775 ; also. Private, Capt. John Wentworth's co.. Col. Gerrish's
regt. of guards ; enlisted July 26, 1778 ; discharged Dec. 14, 1778 ; service, 4 mos. 27
days, at Cambridge, travel (160 miles) included ; also, Capt. Alexander McLellan's
CO., Col. Jonathan Mitchel's regt. ; enlisted July 7, 1779 ; discharged Sept. 25, 1779 ;
service, 2 mos. 18 days, on Penobscot expedition ; roll dated Gorham ; also, 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.

Ibland, . List of men attached to a warrant from Capt. John Walton to Sergt.

Joseph Bates, dated Aug. 4, 1777, directing him, in consequence of orders re-
ceived from Col. Thatcher, to warn the train band of said Walton's co. to be
ready at a moment's notice to march with 6 days provisions, and to make return
of deficiencies of equipments.

Irland, Abraham, Jr., Lunenburg. Private, Capt. Joseph Moors's co.. Col. William
Prescott's regt.; company return dated Oct. 6, 1775; reported deserted; also,
order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp at Cambridge, Dec.
29, 1775.

Irland, David, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Abraham Dodge's co.. Col. Moses Little's
(12th) regt.; enlisted Jan. 10, 1776 [service not given].

Iroland, Robert. Boatswain's Mate, ship "Deane," commanded by Capt. Elisha
Hinman; descriptive list of officers and crew, dated Boston, Nov. -, 1780; age,
22yrs. ; complexion, dark; occupation, mariner; residence, Massachusetts.

Irson, Ephraim. Seaman, brigantine " Freedom," commanded by Capt. John Clouston ;
engaged Feb. 4, 1777 ; service to July 9, 1777, 5 mos. 5 days.

Irson, John, Marblehead. Private, Capt. Joseph Hiller'sco., Col. Jonathan Titcomb's
regt. ; pay roll dated Camp at Providence, July 6, 1777 ; arrived at destination
June 11, 1777 ; also, detachment from Capt. Killer's co. which remained in camp
under Lieut. John Watts after Capt. Hiller's roll was made up; service from June
11, 1777, to Aug. 11, 1777, 2 mos. 6 days, travel included, at Rhode Island.

Irson, John. Seaman, brigantine "Freedom," commanded by Capt. John Clouston;
engaged Feb. 4, 1777 ; service to Aug. 4, 1777, 6 mos.



648 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAJI^ORS



Ihson, Richard, Marblehead. Capt. John Selman's (8th) co., Col. John Glover's
(21st) regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed l\v said Irson and others, dated Cam-
bridge, June 27, 1773 ; also. Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1,
1775; enlisted May 30, 1775; service, 2:^ mos. ; also, company return endorsed
"Oct'o 9 1775;" company marched to Cambridge June 22, 1775; "time out"
Dec. 31, 1775; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Mar-
blehead, Jan. 3, 1776.

Ikvin, Robert. Private, Capt. Learned's co., Col. William Sheppard's regt.; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also,
Capt. Job Alvord's co.. Col. William Shepard's (3d) regt.; muster rolls for Oct.
and Nov., 1778, dated Providence; enlistment, 3 years; reported on command
cutting wood; also, Capt. Simon Larned's co., Col. Shepard's regt.; muster roll
for March and April, 1779, dated Providence ; reported on command at Newtown.

Irving, . [This name also appears under the form of Arvin, Arwine, Erving,

Irvin, Irwin, Truin.]

Irving, James, Jr., Wilbraham. Private, Capt. Paul Langdon's (Wilbraham) co. of
Minute-men, which marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; said
Irving marched April 20, 1775 ; discharged May 2, 1775 ; service, 12 days.

Irwin, . [This name also appears under the form of Erving, Irvin, Truin, Urvin,

Urwin.]

IiiwiN, Robert. Matross ; pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Boston
for service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched July 1, 1780; dis-
charged Dec. 22, 1780 ; service, 6 mos. 2 days, including 10 days (200 miles) travel
home; also, descriptive return dated Boston, Jan. 9, 1781, made by Edward
Procter, Colonel of Boston regt., of men who had enlisted to serve in the Conti-
nental Army for the term of 6 months from the time of their arrival at place of
rendezvous, unless sooner discharged, and who had received bounty and milgage
due them of said Col. Procter ; Capt. Wise's co. ; age, 36 3'rs. ; stature, 5 ft. 4 in. ;
complexion, brown.

Isaac, , Methuen. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt.

David Whittier's (3d Methuen) co., dated Methuen, Feb. 13, 1778, and sworn to
at Andover ; residence, Methuen ; engaged for town of Methuen ; joined Capt.
Wiley's co.. Col. Patterson's regt. ; term to expire Jan. 1, 1780 ; reported a negro.

Isaac, Isaac. Private, Capt. Noah Allen's co., Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt. ; muster
roll for Feb. and March, 1781, dated Garrison, West Point; enlisted Sept. 1, 1780;
discharged March 1, 1781 ; enlistment, 6 months.

IsAACKS, Isaac, Pittsfield. 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.

Isaacs, . [This name also appears under the form of Isaac, Isaacks.]

Isaacs, Isaac, Lenox. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army [year
not given] ; residence, Lenox ; engaged for town of Lenox ; joined Capt. Stod-
dard's CO., Col. Vose's regt. ; reported "York service."

Isaacs, Isaac. Pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Pittsfield for service
in the Continental Army during 1780 ; marched Aug. 28, 1780 ; discharged Feb.
28, 1781 ; service, 6 mos. 5 days, travel (110 miles) included; also. Private, Capt.
Noah Allen's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt. ; muster roll for Jan., 1781, dated
West Point; enlisted Sept. 1, 1780; enlistment, 6 months.

Isaacs, Isaac. Private, Capt. William Wells's detachment of militia, 3d Berkshire
Co. regt. ; enlisted Oct. 30, 1781; discharged Nov. 7, 1781; service, 8 days; de-
tachment marched on the alarm at Saratoga of Oct. 29, 1781.



m THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 649

Isaacson, "William, Boston. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from Col. Jonathan Glover's (5th Essex Co.) regt. ; engaged for town of Marble-
head; joined Capt. William Scott's co., Col. Hendly's (Henley's) regt.; term, 3
years ; also, return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt.
Seth Newton's (4th) co., 6th Worcester Co. regt. ; engaged for town of Southbor-
ough; joined Capt. William Scot's co., Col. Henley's regt.; term, during war;
also, Private, Capt. Hastings's co., Col. Henry Jackson's regt. ; Continental Army
pay accounts for service from Nov. 20, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Col. David
Henley's regt.; return of recruits for knapsacks, dated Boston, Feb. 16, 1778;
reported under marching orders; also, Capt. Ezra Lunt's co., Col. David Hen-
ley's regt. ; pay rolls for April and May, 1778, sworn to at Providence ; also, Capt.
William Scott's co.. Col. Henley's regt. ; pay roll for Nov., 1778 ; also, Capt. John
Hastings's (6th) co.. Col. Henry Jackson's regt.; muster roll for April, 1779,
dated Pawtuxet; enlisted Nov. 20, 1777 ; reported on command in Pennsylvania;
also, same co. and regt. ; return dated Providence, July 13, 1779 ; also, same co.
and regt.; pay roll for July, 1779; also, Capt. John Hastings's (2d) co., Col.
Jackson's (16th) regt.; pay roll for Oct., 1779; also, same co. and regt.; regi-
mental return made up to Dec. 31, 1779, dated Camp at Providence; also, same
CO. and regt.; Continental Armj' pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to
Dec. 1, 1780; reported deserted Dec. 1, 1780; also, return certified at Camp near
Morristown, April 30, 1780, of officers and men belonging to Col. Lee's, Col. Hen-
ley's, and Col. Jackson's regts., and men belonging to Massachusetts in Col.
Henry Sherburne's i-egt., who were incorporated into a regiment under the com-
mand of Col. Henry Jackson, agreeable to the arrangement of April 9, 1779 ; Capt.
Hastings's co. ; rank, Private; residence, Boston; engaged Nov. 20, 1777; term,
during war; also, Capt. Hastings's co.. Col. Jackson's regt.; muster rolls for
April- July, 1780; reported on extra service.

IsAE, . [This name also appears under the form of Iser.]

ISAR, Adam, Boston. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from 2d co.,
5th Middlesex Co. regt., as returned by Lieut. Lawson Buckminster to Col. Micah
Stone, dated Framingham, Nov. 24, 1777; residence, Boston; engaged for town
of Framingham; joined Capt. Spurr's co.. Col. Nixon's regt.; term, 3 years.

IsBEL, Eber, Conway. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from
Capt. Abel Dinsmor's (South) co. in Conway, dated Conwa}', April 5, 1779; resi-
dence, Conway ; engaged for town of Conway ; term, 3 years.

IsBBL, Eli. Private, Capt. Enos Parker's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of guards;
enlisted July 3, 1778; discharged Jan. 1, 1779; service, 6 mos. 1 day; company
detached from Berkshire Co. militia to guard stores at Springfield for 6 months
from July 1, 1778.

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

IsBELL, . [This name also appears under the form of Isbel, Izzabel.]

Isbell, Eli. Private, Capt. Joseph Raymond's co.. Col. Israel Chapen's regt.; en-
listed Oct. 18, 1777; discharged Nov. 21, 1777; service,! mo. 8 days, at Claverack;
regiment raised to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

IsBR, Adam. Private, Capt. Elijah Lewis's co.. Col. Christopher Greene's (1st Rhode
Island) battalion ; muster roll dated Dec. 24, 1777 ; enlisted Jan. 1, 1777 ; reported
deserted Jan. 1, 1777.

IsHAM, . [This name also appears under the form of Ishum, Isom, Isoms, Isum.]



G50 IVIASSACPIUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

I8HAM, Joseph, Westfield (also given Washington). Return of men raised to serve in
the Continental Army from Capt. John Kellogg's (Westfield) co., sworn to in
Hampshire Co., April 5, 1779; residence, Westfield; engaged for town of West-
field ; joined Capt. Ball's co.. Col. Shepard's regt. ; term, during war ; also, return
of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. George Sloan's (Wash-
ington) CO. ; enlisted for town of Washington ; joined Capt. Ball's co.. Col. Shep-
ard's regt.; term, 3 years; also, Private, Maj. Ball's co.. Col. William Shepard's
regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from March 1, 1777, to Dec.
31,1779; credited to town of Murrayfield; also, Capt. Lebbeus Ball's co.. Col.
William Shepard's regt.; return dated Feb. 3, 1778; mustered by State and Con-
tinental Muster Masters ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for July and Aug.,
1778, dated Providence ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for Oct., 1778 ; also,
Maj. Lebbeus Ball's co.. Col. Shepard's regt. ; muster rolls for Nov., 1778, March
and April, 1779, dated Camp at Providence; enlisted March 1, 1777; reported on
command at Newtown in March and April, 1779; also. Major's co.. Col. Shepard's
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31,
1780; residence, Washington ; also, same co. and regt. ; return for gratuity, dated
Highlands, Fet). 24, 1780; gratuity paid said Isham Jan. 30, 1780; also. Major's
CO., Col. William Shepard's (4th) regt.; return made up for the year 1780, dated
West Point and endorsed " Cap't Fullers Comp'y;" also, Capt. John Fuller's
CO., Col. William Shepard's (4th) regt. ; muster rolls for Aug. and Sept., 1781 ;
also, muster rolls for Oct.-Dec, 1781, dated York Hutts; reported sick, but
present, in Dec, 1781.

Isham, Zebulon. Order on Paymaster, 4th regt., payable to Elnathan Taylor, dated
Murrayfield, April 14, 1777, signed by said Isham, for wages for Dec, 1776.

Isham, Zebulox. Private, Capt. Joseph Raymond's co.. Col. Israel Chapen's regt. ;
enlisted Nov. 6, 1777; discharged Nov. 21, 1777; service, 19 days, at Claverack;
regiment raised to reinforce Continental Array for 3 months.

IsHUM, Joseph, Westfield. Private, Capt. John Fuller's co., Col. Williaik Shepard's
(4th) regt. ; muster rolls for June and July, 1781 ; also, muster roll for Jan., 1782,
dated York Hutts ; enlistment, during war ; reported sick in the country ; also,
muster roll for Feb., 1782, dated West Point; reported sick and absent.

IsHUM, Zebulon. Capt. Thompson's co., 4th regt.; list dated Chatham, Feb. 1, 1777,
of men who returned equipments used in campaign of 1776.

Islet, Daniel. Major, in a regiment stationed at Falmouth, Cumberland Co., for
defence of seacoast; pay roll of said Isley made up for service from Feb. 29, 1776,
to May 31, 1776, 3 mos. ; order on Henry Gardner, Treasurer, ior payment of
amount of roll, payable to Lieut. John Skillin, dated at Falmouth and signed
by said Isley.

IsLT, HosEA, Newbury. Private, Capt. Robert Dodge's co.. Col. Ebenezer Francis's
regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance to camp and home, etc., sworn to Nov.
29, 1776; said Isly credited with allowance for 3 days (55 miles); company
drafted from Amesbury, Newbury, Rowley, Ipswich, Topsfield, Wenham, and
Lynn.

IsoM, Zebulon. Private, Capt. Joseph Thompson's (1st) co., Lieut. Col. Thomas
Nixon's (4th) regt.; company receipts given to Benjamin Heywood, Paymaster,
4th regt., for wages for Sept. and Dec, 1776.

IsoMS, Zebulox. Capt. Thompson's co., 4th regt. ; company receipt given to Ben-
jamin Heywood, Paymaster, 4th regt., for wages for Oct. and Nov., 1776.

Isuael, Acrow, Springfield. Private, Capt. Luke Day's co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's
(7th) regt.; muster rolls for July and Aug., 1781; also, muster roll for Sept.,
1781, dated Camp Continental Village; enlisted June 1, 1781; also, muster rolls
for Oct.-Dec, 1781, dated York Hutts ; also, muster rolls for Jan. and Feb., 1782,



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m THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 651



Israel, Acrow, continued.

dated Hutts; also, descriptive list dated Feb. 20, 1782; Capt. Luke Day's co.,
Lieut. Col. J. Brooks's (7th) regt. ; age, 22 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ; complexion,
black; hair, black; occupation, laborer ; birthplace, Springfield ; residence, Spring-
field; enlisted Jan. 1, 1781 ; enlistment, 3 years. [See Israel Accro.]

IsTKUCKER, Lemuel. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship " Thorn," com-
manded by Capt. Cowell, sworn to at Marblehead, Sept. 14, 1780; stature, 5 ft.
3 in. ; complexion, light.

IsuM, Zebulon. Private, Capt. Enoch Shepard's co.. Col. John Moseley's regt. ; en-
listed Sept. 21, 1777; discharged Oct. 17, 1777; service, 1 mo. 3 days, in Northern
department, including travel (100 miles) home; company marched on expedition
to Saratoga. Roll sworn to at Westfield and certified at Murrayfield.

Itterell, James. List of men raised in Bristol Co. to serve in the Continental Army,
agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as attested by James Williams, Superintendent
for said county, dated Taunton ; also, descriptive list of men returned as received
by John Burt, at Taunton, April 18, 1781, to be conducted to Springfield and
delivered to Col. Shepard; age, 25 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7i in. ; complexion, light;
occupation, seaman ; engaged for town of Dartmouth ; reported deserted.

IvE, Ezra. Private, Capt. Daniel Sullivan's co. of volunteers; service from July 28,
1779, to Sept. 28, 1779, 2 mos., on expedition against Majorbagaduce.

IvERS, . [This name also appears under the form of Ivres.]

Ivers, Samuel, Boston. Private, Capt. Lemuel Trescott's co.. Col. Jonathan Brewer's
regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 19, 1775; service, 2 mos. 27
days; aZso, company return dated Prospect Hill, Oct. 6, 1775; also, order for
bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Prospect Hill, Oct. 25, 1775; also,
Private, Capt. Lemuel Trescott's co., Col. Asa Whitcomb's regt.; muster roll
dated Camp at Ticonderoga, Nov. 27, 1776; enlisted Jan. 1, 1776; promoted to
Corporal Oct. 8, 1776 ; reported re-engaged as Sergeant Nov. 20, 1776, in Capt.
Tuckerman's co., Col. Paterson's regt.; a^so, list of men raised to serve in the
Continental Army from 1st Essex Co. regt., dated Lynn and sworn to at Salem
by John Flagg, 1st military officer of the town of Lynn; residence, Boston; en-
gaged for town of Lynn; joined Capt. Tuckerman's co., Col. Vose's regt. ; term,
during war; also, Sergeant, Maj. Cogswell's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's regt. ; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also,
Capt. Abraham Tuckerman's co., Col. Joseph Vose's regt. ; muster roll for Dec,
1777, sworn to at Camp near Valley Forge; enlisted Jan. 1, 1777; also, same co.
and regt. ; muster roll for Nov., 1778, dated Providence ; also, same co. and regt. ;
muster roll for Dec, 1778; also, same co. and regt.; muster rolls for Jan. and
Feb., 1779, dated Providence ; also, (late) Capt. Abraham Tuckerman's co.. Col.
Vose's regt.; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence; also,
Major's co.. Col. Vose's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780 ; also, descriptive list dated Feb. 3, 1781 ; Capt. Luke
Hitchcock's co., 1st Mass. regt.; age, 22 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 9 in.; complexion,
light; hair, light; occupation, carpenter; birthplace, Boston; residence, Boston;
enlisted Jan. 1, 1777, by Capt. Mills at Boston; enlistment, during war; also.
Sergeant, Capt. Luke Hitchcock's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt. ; muster rolls
for Jan.-May, 1781, dated West Point; reported on command with light infantry
Feb.-May, 1781 ; also, muster rolls for July-Sept. 1781 ; reported on command
with light infantry ; also, muster roll for Oct. and Nov., 1781, dated York Huts ;
reported on furlough; also, muster rolls for Jan. and Feb., 1782, dated Hutts;
reported on furlough.

IvERY, Benjamix. Capt. Theodore Bliss's co.. Col. John Paterson's (26th) regt. ; order
for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Dec. 20, 1775.



652 IklASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



IvERT, Charlestox (also given Charles), Shirley. Private, Capt. Samuel Kilton's
CO., Col. John Paterson's (26th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted
April 28, 1775; service, 3 raos. 10 days; also, company return [probably Oct.,
1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp No. 3,
Charlestown, Oct. 27, 1775.

Ives, Amasa. Private, Capt. Enos Parker's co.. Col. Benjamin Symonds's regt. ; en-
listed Aug. 14, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 19, 1777 ; service, 6 days ; regiment detached
from Berkshire Co. militia to reinforce Continental Army at Bennington.

Ives, Amos, Southwick. Corporal, Capt. Silas Fowler's (Southwick) co. of Minute-
men, which marched April 21, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775, to



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