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38th regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 2, 1775; service, 3 mos.

1 day; also, company return dated Camp at Sewall's Point, Sept. 27, 1775; also,
return for clothing, dated Camp at Sewall's Point, Oct. 27, 1775; also, order for
bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Sewall's Point, Dec. 11, 1775; also,
Private, Capt. Thomas Mighill's co.. Col. Loammi Baldwin's (26th) regt. ; pay
abstract for wages for Jan., 1776, and blanket money and advance pay due to
April 1, 1776 ; also, pay abstracts for Feb.-May, 1776 ; also, pay abstract for June,
1776, dated New York; also, return for mileage and subsistence on march home-
ward at close of the campaign in 1776, sworn to at Rowley, April 9, 1777 ; no
mileage or subsistence allowed said Jackson ; reported engaged again ; also, Pri-
vate, 7th CO., Col. John Bailey's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service
from Jan. 1, 1777, to Feb. 1, 1777 ; also, Capt. Judah Alden's (7th) co., Col. John
Bailey's regt.; company return dated Camp Valley Forge, Jan. 2i, 1778; resi-
dence, Newton; enlisted for town of Newton; reported died Feb. 1, 1777; also,
order on Col. Baldwin, dated Newton, April 8, 1778, signed by Jonas Jackson, for
money due his son, said Enoch Jackson, for the use of his gun.

Jackson, Ephraim, Bridgewater. 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Daniel Lothrop's (Artillery)
CO., Col. John Bailey's regt. ; service from April 10, 1775, to May 2, 1775, 3 weeks

2 days ; company raised agreeable to vote of Provincial Congress, as ordered by
Committee of Safety; also. Lieutenant, Capt. Daniel Lothrop's co.. Col. John
Bailey's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; engaged May 3, 1775; service, 3
mos. 6 days; also, Capt. Daniel Lothrop's co., Gen. Thomas's regt.; company
return dated Roxbury, Oct. 6, 1775.

Jackson, Ephraim, Newton. Private, Capt. Amariah Fuller's co., which marched on
the alarm of April 19, 1775, to headquarters at Cambridge; service, 1 day; re-
ported as belonging to the alarm list.

Jackson, Ephraiji, Newton (also given Needham). Private, Capt. Aaron Guild's
CO., Col. Josiah Whitney's regt. ; abstract for advance pay for 1 month, mileage,
etc., sworn to in Suffolk Co., June 20, 1776; residence, Newton; also, same co.
and regt.; enlisted May 19, 1776; service to Aug. 1, 1776, 2 mos. 12 days; roll
dated Camp at Hull ; also, same co. and regt. ; service from Aug. 1, 1776, 90 days ;
roll dated Hull; also, same co. and regt.; service from Nov. 1, 1776, to time of
return home, 1 mo. 2 days ; residence, Needham ; roll dated Hull.

Jackson, Ephraim, Newton. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster
Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, March 2, 1777; Capt. Winslow's co., Col.
Marshall's regt. ; also, Private, 5th co.. Col. Thomas Marshall's regt. ; Continen-
tal Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to May 1, 1778; residence,
Newton ; credited to town of Newton ; term, 3 years ; reported discharged May 1,
1778; also, Capt. Nathaniel Winslow's co., Col. Marshall's regt.; subsistence
allowed from date of enlistment, Dec. 3, 1776, to April 4, 1777 ; credited with 122
days allowance ; subsistence also allowed for 11 days travel on march to Ben-
nington; also, discharge dated Hingham, Feb.-, 1778, signed by Col. Thomas
Marshall, given to said Jackson, a soldier in Col. Marshall's regt., on account of
sickness, loss of his father in the service, etc., on condition of his supplying a
man to serve in his place, and accepting James Fennow as a soldier in the Conti-
nental service in room of said Jackson.

Jackson, Ephraim. Private, Capt. Edward Fuller's co.. Col. William Mcintosh's
regt. ; entered camp March 19, 1778; discharged April 16, 1778; service, 29 days;
company stationed at Roxbury. Roll dated Newton.

Jackson, Ephraim. Official record of a ballot by the House of Representatives, dated
April 10, 1776 ; said Jackson chosen Lieutenant Colonel of a regiment to be raised



666 iVIASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Jackson, Ephraim, continued.

to fortifj' the town and harbor of Boston and to be commanded by Col. Josiah
"Whitney ; appointment concurred in by Council April 10, 1776 ; a/so, Lieutenant
Colonel, Col. Josiah Whitney's (1st) regt. ; commissioned April 10, 1776; also,
Lieutenant Colonel, Col. Josiah Whitney's regt. ; returns of officers for rations
between May 28, 1776, and June 19, 1776, dated Boston; also, same regt.; en-
gaged April 10, 1776; service to Nov. 1, 1776, 6 mos. 23 days; rolls sworn to at
Hull ; also, same regt. ; pay roll of field and staff officers for Nov., 1776, sworn to
at Boston ; service, 32 days ; mileage to camp at Boston (36 miles) and from camp
at Hull (66 miles) allowed; also, official record of a ballot by the House of Rep-
resentatives, dated Nov. 19, 1776 ; said Jackson chosen Lieutenant Colonel, Col.
Thomas Marshall's regt.; appointment concurred in by Council Nov. 19, 1776;
reported commissioned Nov. 19, 1776; also. Lieutenant Colonel, Col. Thomas
Marshall's (10th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1,
1777, to Dec. 19, 1777; reported died Dec. 19, 1777; also, same regt.; account of
the seven years half pay allowed agreeable to resolve of Aug. 24, 1780, to widows
and orphans of officers who were killed or died in service; Col. Marshall's regt. ;
rank. Lieutenant Colonel; died Dec. 19, 1777; half pay allowed to Dec. 19, 1784.

Jackson, George. Matross, Capt. Edward Fettyplace's (Marblehead) co. ; enlisted
Sept. 1, 1776; service to Jan. 1, 1777, 4 mos.; roll dated Marblehead.

Jackson, George. Mate, schooner "Franklin," Samuel Gi"een, Master; engaged
March 29, 1777; discharged May 13, 1777; service, 1 mo. 14 days; also, descrip-
tive list of officers and crew of the ship " Thorn," commanded by Capt. Richard
Cowell, sworn to at Marblehead, Sept. 14, 1780; stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ; complexion,
light.

Jackson, Gershom, Roxbury (also given Newton). Corporal, Capt. Moses Whiting's
CO., Col. John Greaton's regt. of Minute-men, which marched on the alarm of
April 19, 1775; service, lo days; also. Sergeant, Capt. Moses Whiting's co., 36th
regt.; company return dated Fort No. 2, Cambridge, Oct. 5, 1775; enlisted May
1, 1775; also, Capt. Moses Whiting's co.. Col. John Greaton's regt.; order for
bounty coator its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Dec. 30, 1775; also,
return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Ebenezer Gore's
(1st) CO., Col. William Mcintosh's (1st Suffolk Co.) regt.; residence, Roxbury;
engaged for town of Roxbury ; joined Capt. Coggswell's co.. Col. Wesson's regt. ;
term, 3 years, to expire April -, 1780; also, list of men mustered by Nathaniel
Barber, Muster Master for SuflFolk Co., dated Boston, May 11, 1777 ; Capt. Amos
Coggswell's CO., Col. Wesson's regt. ; also, Sergeant, Capt. Amos Cogswell's (2d)
CO., Col. James Wesson's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
April 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, same co. and regt.; return dated Jan. 25,
1778; mustered by Col. Barber, State Muster Master; also, certificate dated
Boston, Feb. 3, 1779, signed by Col. Wesson, certifying that said Jackson, a
Sergeant in Capt. Cogswell's co., was in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777, and
had not been absent subsequently except on furlough ; also, Capt. Cogswell's co..
Col. Wesson's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1,
1780, to April 1, 1780; residence, Newton.

Jackson, Giles, Tyringham. Private, Capt. Joseph Stebbins's co.. Col. Jonathan
Brewer's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted June 1, 1775 ; service, 61
days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or
its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Nov. 20, 1775; also. Private, Capt.
Noah Lankton's co.. Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted April 26, 1777;
discharged May 20, 1777; service, 25 days, at Saratoga by order of Gen. Gates;
also, Capt. Noah Lankton's co.. Col. John Ashley's (1st Berkshire Co.) regt. ; en-
listed July 8, 1777 ; discharged July 20, 1777 ; service, 13 days ; mileage out and
home (220 miles) allowed; company marched to Kingsbury by order of Brig.
Gen. John Fellows; also, same co. and regt. ; enlisted Aug. 17, 1777; discharged
Aug. 20, 1777; service, 4 days, near Bennington.



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Jackson, Giles. 1st Major, 1st Berkshire Co. regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers;
commissioned Aug. 30, 1775; also, official record of a ballot by the House of
Representatives, dated Jan. 30, 1776; said Jackson chosen 1st Major, Col. Mark
Hopkins's (1st Berkshire Co.) regt. of Mass. militia; appointment concurred in
by Council Feb. 7, 1776; reported commissioned Feb. 7, 1776; also, Major, in a
detachment from Col. Mark Hopkins's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; entered service
July 15, 1776; discharged Aug. 6, 1776; service, 21 days; detachment called out
by order of Brig. Gen. Fellows and stationed at Peekskill, N. Y.; aZso, official
record of a ballot by the House of Representatives, dated April 4, 1777 ; said Jack-
son chosen 1st Major, Col. John Ashley, Jr.'s (1st Berkshire Co.) regt. of Mass.
militia; appointment concurred in by Council April 4, 1777; reported commis-
sioned April 4, 1777 ; also, official record of a ballot by the House of Representa-
tives, dated Oct. 11, 1777; said Jackson chosen Lieutenant Colonel, 1st Berkshire
Co. regt. of Mass. militia, in place of Lieut. Col. Root, deceased; appointment
concurred in by Council Oct. 11, 1777; reported commissioned Oct. 11, 1777.

Jackson, Giles. Landsman, brig " Adventure," commanded by Capt. James Morris ;
descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to in Suffolk Co., Sept. 26, 1780; age,
25 yrs. ; complexion, dark; hair, brown; birthplace, Framingham.

Jacksox, Grindelt, Hopkinton. Private, Capt. John Homes's (Hopkinton) co., Col.
Samuel Bullard's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,
12 days.
Jackson, Grindlet (also given Grindal and Gridley), Upton. Private, Capt. Ben-
jamin Farrer's co., 3d Worcester Co. regt. commanded by Lieut. Col. Nathan
Tyler; enlisted Dec. 8, 1776; discharged Jan. 21, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 14 days, at
Providence; company marched to Rhode Island on the alarm of Dec. 8, 1776;
also, Capt. Edward "Seagrave's co.. Col. Wade's regt.; enlisted June 19, 1778;
discharged July 8, 1778; service, 19 (also given 22) days, at Rhode Island; com-
pany raised for 21 days service; roll dated Uxbridge ; also, receipt dated Upton,
signed bv said Jackson and others, for wages for 21 days service at Providence,
agreeable to resolve of June 16, 1778; also. Private, Capt. Thomas Marshall
Bilker's co.. Col. Benjamin Haws's regt.; enlisted July 28, 1778; discharged
Sept. 12, 1778 ; service, 1 mo. 17 days ; company detached to march to Rhode
Island to serve for 6 weeks ; also, receipts given to the Selectmen, dated Upton,
July 5, 1779, signed by said Jackson and Nathaniel Keyes, for bounty and
mileage, respectively, paid them agreeable to resolve of June 8, 1779, they having
been detached to march to Providence, R. I. ; also, Private, Capt. Thomas Fish's
CO., Col. Nathan Tyler's regt.; enlisted July 2, 1779; discharged Dec. 17, 1779;
service, 5 mos. 19 days, at Rhode Island ; roll sworn to at Newport ; also, same
CO. and regt. ; pay roll for Dec, 1779, sworn to at Newport, allowing 1 mo. 3 days
service at Rhode Island.
Jackson, Henry, Boston. Petition addressed to the General Court, signed by AVilliam
Gale and others, praying for the incorporation of the Boston Independent corps,
and desiring that the officers chosen by said corps be commissioned. Major Gen.
John Hancock being named as Colonel, and said Jackson, Colonel, as Lieutenant
Colonel ; ordered in Council Dec. 7, 1776, that said officers be commissioned ; also,
list of men subscribing to regulations for formation of an Independent co.
to be raised in Boston ; officers of said Boston Independent co. commissioned in
Council Dec. 7, 1776; Maj. Gen. John Hancock to serve as Colonel, said Jackson,
Colonel, to serve as Lieutenant Colonel; also. Colonel; return of field officers of
said Jackson's regt.; appointed Jan. 12, 1777; also. Lieutenant Colonel, in com-
mand of Gen. John Hancock's (Boston Independent) co. ; marched April 15, 1777 ;
arrived at camp April 17, 1777; discharged May 5, 1777; service, 21^ days ; cred-
ited with 105 rations; company marched from Boston to Rhode Island; also,
Colonel, 16th Mass. regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan.
12, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1780; also, list of officers in need of clothing, dated Boston,



668 ]\IASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Jacksox, Hexht, continued.

Oct. 22, 1778; also, pay roll of field and staff officers for Nov., 1778, dated Paw-
tuxet; also, Colonel and Captain; muster roll of field and staff officers for April,
1779, dated PaAvtuxet; also. Colonel, return of field and staff officers, certified at
Camp Providence, July 11, 1779; also, return of officers for clothing, dated Camp
Castle Island, Sept. 23, 1779; «/so, pay roll of field and staff officers for Oct., 1779,
dated Camp at Providence; 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 the command of said Jack-
son, agreeable to the arrangement of April 9, 1779 ; rank. Colonel ; residence, Bos-
ton; appointed Jan. 12, 1777; also, Colonel Commandant, Gen. Stark's brigade;
pay abstracts of field and staff officers of 16th Mass. regt., for April-July, 1780;
also, return of officers, dated Boston, Dec. 7, 1780 ; also, letter from said Jackson,
Colonel, 9th Mass. regt., to His Excellency Governor Hancock, dated Huts, New
Boston, April 20, 1782, recommending certain officers in his regiment for promo-
tion ; advised in Council May 16, 1782, that said officers be commissioned; also,
Colonel in command of 4th Mass. regt.; returns of effectives between Dec. 13,
1782, and Jan. 24, 1783, dated Camp near New Windsor and Cantonment 1st Mass.
Brigade ; also, returns of effectives, dated Feb. 14, and Feb. 21, 1783 ; reported on
duty at the Lines; also, return of effectives, dated Cantonment Mass. Hutts,
March 21, 1783 ; reported absent with leave ; also, return of effectives, dated Can-
tonment Mass. Hutts, March 28, 1783; also, return of effectives, dated Canton-
ment Mass. Hutts, April 4, 1783 ; reported attending general court-martial ; a/50,
return of effectives, dated Cantonment Mass. Hutts, April 11, 1783 ; also, return of
effectives, dated Cantonment, April 18, 1783; reported attending general court-
martial ; also, return of effectives, dated Cantonment 1st Mass. Brigade, May 23,
1783 ; reported attending general court-martial ; also, return of effectives, dated
Cantonment, New Windsor, May 30, 1783.

Jackson, Henry, Cape Elizabeth (also given Raymond and Falmouth). List of men
raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Joseph Dingley's co.. Col.
Timothy Pike's (4th Cumberland Co.) regt.; residence, Raymond; engaged for
town of Raymond; joined Capt. Richard Maybury's co.. Col. Tupper's regt;,
term, 3 years; also, Private, Capt. Mayberry's co.. Col. Benjamin Tupper's regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779;
also, Capt. Richard Maybery's co., Col. Ebenezer Fi'ancis's regt.; subsistence
allowed from date of enlistment, Jan. 20, 1777, to time of arrival at Bennington ;
credited with 60 days allowance; 336 miles travel allowed said Jackson; also,
Capt. Richard Mayberry's co.. Col. Benjamin Tupper's regt.; return dated Jan.
25, 1778; residence. Cape Elizabeth (also given Falmouth); enlisted for town
of Cape Elizabeth; mustered by Maj. Ilsley, County Muster Master, and by Col.
Varrick, Continental Muster Master; also, Col. Tupper's regt.; muster roll for
March, 1779, dated West Point; enlisted Dec. 28, 1776; reported on command at
Snortingtown ; also, list of men who moved from the town of Cape Elizabeth sub-
sequent to 1776, dated Cape Elizabeth, Jan. 17, 1782.

Jackson, Henry. Master, sloop " Phoenix " (privateer) ; petition signed by John

Rowe, of Boston, in behalf of himself and Carliten , of Virginia, asking that

Joseph Cunningham be commissioned as commander of said vessel ; ordered in
Council Sept. 24, 1776, that a commission be issued.

Jackson, Henry. Private, Capt. William Tupper's co., Col. Nathan Sparhawk's regt. ;
enlisted Sept. 28, 1778; discharged Dec. 14, 1778; service, 2 mos. 16 days, at
Boston. Roll sworn to at Middleborough.

Jackson, Henry. Private, Capt. Nathan Alden's co., Maj. Eliphalet Gary's regt.;
marched July 30, 1780; discharged Aug. 9, 1780; service, 11 days, at Rhode
Island on an alarm.



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Jackson, Henry W. (also given Harry W.). Master's Mate, frigate " Deane," com-
manded by Capt. Samuel Nicholson; engaged Feb. 27, 1782; service to May 31,
1782, 3 mos. 4 days; engagement, 12 months; also, receipt dated May 27, 1783,
for wages for service to May 10, 1783, on board the frigate " Hague," commanded
by Capt. John Manley.

Jackson, Isaac, Middleborough. Private, Capt. Elisha Haskell's co., Col. Benjamin
Havves's regt.; service from July 29, 1778, to Sept. 11, 1778, 1 mo. 14 days, at
Rhode Island ; company raised in Plymouth Co.

Jackson, Isaac, Newton. Lieutenant, Capt. Amariah Fuller's co., which marched on
the alarm of April 19, 1775, to headquarters at Cambridge; service, 4 days; also,
1st Lieutenant, Capt. Amariah Fuller's (Newtown) co.. Col. Thatcher's regt. ; ser-
vice, 5 days; company called out March 4, 1776.

Jackson, Isaac. Private, Capt. Stephen Richardson's (Attleborough) co.; service
25 days ; company comprised one-fourth of the militia of the town of Attleborough,
marched to Rhode Island April 21, 1777, to hold the Lines until men could be
raised for that purpose for 2 months, and served until May 15, 1777; also, Capt.
Israel Trow's co.. Col. Josiah Whitney's regt. ; service between May 14, 1777, and
July 6, 1777, 52 days, at Rhode Island, including travel home; also, Capt. Abiel
Clap's CO., Col. Carpenter's (Bristol Co.) regt. ; service, 34 days ; company marched
to Rhode Island July 24, 1777 ; also, list of men mustered for Col. Danforth Keyes's
regt. subsequent to Sept. 16 [year not given, probably 1777], by James Leonard,
Muster Master for Bristol Co. ; Capt. Caleb Richardson's co. ; also, Private, Capt.
Caleb Richardson's co.. Col. Danforth Keyes's regt. ; enlisted Sept. 12, 1777 ; ser-
vice to Jan. 1, 1778, 3 mos. 18 days, at Rhode Island; also, same co. and regt.;
pay roll dated Warren, Dec. 3, 1777, and sworn to at Headquarters, Providence ;
also, Capt. Caleb Richardson's co.. Col. John Hathaway's regt.; enlisted March
25, 1779; service, 21 days, at Rhode Island; roll dated Attleborough.

Jackson, Jacob, Boston (also given Dedham). Private, Capt. Lemuel Trescott's co.,
Col. Jonathan Brewer's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 19,
1775; service, 2 mos. 17 days; also, company return dated Prospect Hill, Oct. 6,
1775; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp at Pros-
pect Hill, Oct. 25, 1775 ; also, return of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from Col. William Mcintosh's (1st Suffolk Co.) regt., as returned by Capt.
George Gould, Capt. Abel Richards, and Capt. Ebenezer Battle, all of Dedham;
residence, Boston; engaged for town of Dedham; joined Capt. Allen's co., Col.
Crane's regt. ; term, 3 years, to expire March 3, 1780 ; also, list of men mustered
by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, March 30,
1777; Col. Crane's regt.; also. Bombardier, Capt. Thomas Wells's co., Col. John
Crane's (Artillery) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from March
14, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; residence, Dedham; also, same co. and regt.; return
of men who were in camp before Aug. 15, 1777, and who had not been absent
subsequently except on furlough ; also, Capt. David Allen's co.. Col. John Crane's
(Artillery) regt. ; muster rolls for Aug.-Dec, 1777 ; also, Capt. Jackson's co., Col.
Crane's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to
Dec. 31, 1780; also, descriptive return dated West Point, Jan. 10, 1781; Capt.
Thomas Jackson's co., 3d Artillery regt. ; engaged for town of Dedham ; engaged
March 10, 1777, by Capt. Wells; term, during war; also. Bombardier, Capt.
Thomas Jackson's co., Col. John Crane's (3d Artillery) regt.; muster roll for
Feb. and March, 1781 ; also. Corporal ; muster roll for April, 1781 ; reported pro-
moted to Corporal April 28, 1781 ; also, Lieut. William Price's detachment from
3d Artillery regt. ; muster roll for May and June, 1782.

Jackson, James, Cape Elizabeth (also given Falmouth and Scarborough). Private,
Capt. Samuel Dunn's co.. Col. Edmund Phinney's (31st) regt.; billeting allowed
from date of enlistment, May 18, 1775, to date of marching to headquarters, July



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Jackson, James, continued.

11, 1775; credited with 54 days allowance; also, company return [probably Oct.,
1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge,
Nov. 1, 1775; also. Private, Capt. Abram Tyler's co., Col. Edmund Phinney's
regt. ; muster roll dated Garrison at Fort George, Dec. 8, 1776 ; enlisted Jan. 1,
1776; reported on command on board the galley " Lake Champlain;" «Z«o, re-
turn of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Joshua Jordan's
(2d) CO., Col. Peter Noyes's (1st Cumberland Co.) regt. ; residence, Cape Elizabeth ;
engagedfor town of Cape Elizabeth; joined Capt. Burbank's co., Col. Brewer's
regt. ; term, 3 years ; also, list of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster
Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Feb. 2, 1777; Capt. Silas Burbank's co.,
Col. Samuel Brewer's regt.; also, Corporal, Capt. Silas Burbank's co., Col. Eben-
ezer Sprout's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777,
to Dec. 31, 1779; residence, Falmouth; also, Capt. Silas Burbank's co.. Col.
Samuel Brewer's regt. ; return dated Camp near Valley Forge, Jan. 23, 1778 ;
mustered by State Muster Master; also, Capt. Burbank's co.. Col. Sprout's regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to March 1, 1780;
residence, Scarborough.

Jackson, James, Newburyport. 2d Corporal, Capt. Joshua French's co., Lieut. Col.
Enoch Putnam's regt. ; engaged Aug. 10, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 25, 1781 ; ser-
vice, 3 mos. 28 days, near West Point, including 13 days (260 miles) travel home ;
regiment raised in Essex and Plymouth counties to reinforce Continental Army
for 3 months.

Jackson, James. Sailor, ship " Eagle," commanded by Capt. William Groves ; descrip-
tive list of officers and crew, sworn to June 17, 1780; stature, 5 ft. 6 in.; com-
plexion, dark.

Jackson, James. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Cushing's (Light Infantry) co.. Col. Joseph
Vose's (1st) regt.; muster roll for Feb., 1782, sworn to at West Point; enlisted
Dec. 15, 1781 ; enlistment, 3 years.

Jackson, James. Seaman, State sloop "Winthrop," commanded by Capt. George
Little ; engaged May 27, 1782 ; discharged Nov. 25, 1782 ; service, 5 mos. 28 days.
Roll sworn to at Boston.

Jackson, Jeremiah (also given Jeremiah, Jr.), South Brimfield (also given Brim-
field) . Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Nehe-
miah May's co.. Col. John Bliss's regt. ; residence. South Brimfield ; engaged for
town of South Brimfield; joined Capt. Keep's co., Col. Shepard's regt.; term,
3 years, to expire Jan. -, 1780 ; also, Private, Capt. Caleb Keep's co.. Col. William
Sheppard's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from March 30, 1777,
to Dec. 31, 1779 ; also, same co. and regt. ; return dated Jan. 31, 1778 ; mustered by
State and Continental Muster Masters ; also, (late) Capt. Keep's co. commanded
by Lieut. John Wright, Col. William Shepard's (3d) regt. ; muster roll for July
and Aug., 1778; also, same co. and regt. ; muster rolls for Oct. and Nov., 1778,
dated Providence ; also, Lieut. Col. Ebenezer Sprout's co.. Col. Shepard's (3d)
regt.; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence; enlisted March
30, 1777; reported a wagoner; also, Lieut. Colonel's co., Col. Shepard's (4th)
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to March 30,
1780 ; residence, Brimfield ; reported discharged March 30, 1780.

Jackson, Jeremiah. Private, Capt. John Thompson's co.. Col. Porter's (Hampshire
Co.) regt.; marched Sept. 23, 1777; discharged Sept. 27, 1777; service, 8 days,
including 4 days (80 miles) travel home ; company marched to reinforce Northern



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