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army under Maj. Gen. Gage on an alarm.

Jackson, Jeremiah. Lieutenant, Capt. John Dennis's co., in a regiment commanded
by Lieut. Col. John Parke; pay roll for Aug., 1778; service, 1 mo.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 671

Jackson, Jeremiah. Ensign, Col. William Shepard's (4th) regt. ; Continental Army
pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to March 1, 1779; reported a super-
numerary officer March 1, 1779 ; also, letter from said Jaclvson, Ensign, and other
officers of Col. William Shepard's regt., to Capt. Moses Knap, dated Camp "Valley
Forge, May 1, 1778, requesting him to make application to the President of the
Board of War for clothing granted them, agreeable to resolve of March 13, 1778,
and receipt for the same in their names ; also, Ensign, (late) Capt. Keep's co. com-
manded by Lieut. John Wright, Col. Shepard's (3d) regt. ; muster roll for July
and Aug., 1778; appointed Jan. 1, 1777; also, same co. and regt.; muster rolls
for Oct. and Nov., 1778, dated Providence ; also. Col. Shepard's (3d) regt. ; mus-
ter roll for March and April, 1779, dated Headquarters, Providence ; reported re-
tired as a supernumerary officer April 1, 1779.

Jackson, Jesse, Newton. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Wiswall's co., which marched on
the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Lexington ; service, 4 days ; also, Capt. Timothy
Corey's (7th) co., Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin's (late Col. Gerrish's) 38th regt. ;
muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 17, 1775; service, 2 mos. 16 days;
also, company return dated Sewall's Point, Sept. 27, 1775; also. Corporal, Capt.
Joseph Pettengill's co., Col. L. Baldwin's (26th) regt. ; pay abstracts for Feb. and
March, 1776, dated Camp at New York ; also, list of men returned as having
received advance pay, dated Camp at New York, April 23, 1776; also, pay ab-
stract for April, 1776; also, pay abstract for May, 1776, dated Camp at New
York ; reported deserted May 8, 1776 ; also, pay abstract for mileage, etc., for the
year 1776, sworn to at Andover, May 5, 1777 ; reported discharged 230 miles from
home.

Jackson, Jesse. Private, Capt. Joseph Fuller's co.. Col. Samuel Bullard's regt. ; en-
listed Aug. 20, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 29, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 22 days, at Still-
water, including 12 days (240 miles) travel home; also, Capt. Nathan Servant's
CO., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of guards ; enlisted July 29, 1778; discharged Dec.
14, 1778; service, 4 mos. 17 days; roll dated Camp at Winter Hill.

Jackson, John, 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. 17
days; also, company return dated Prospect Hill, Oct. 6, 1775; also, order for
bounty coat or its equivalent in monej' dated Prospect Hill, Oct. 25, 1775.

Jackson, John, Boston. Seaman, brigantine " Hazard," commanded by Capt. Simeon
Samson; engaged Nov. 8, 1777; discharged May 20, 1778; service, 6 mos. 12
days; also, State brig "Hazard," commanded by Capt. John Foster Williams ;
engaged July 2, 1778; discharged Oct. 14 [?], 1778; service, 3 mos. 14 days.

Jackson, John, Boston. Lieutenant, Col. Henry Jackson's regt. ; Continental Army
pay accounts for service from March 1, 1777, to Oct. 27, 1778; also, Lieutenant,
Capt. Nathaniel Jarvis's co.. Col. Jackson's regt.; pay roll for Feb., 1778; also,
Col. Jackson's regt. ; return of officers for clothing, dated Boston, March 20, 1778;
also, Capt. Nathaniel Jarvis's co., Col. Jackson's regt. ; pay rolls for June-Aug.,
1778, dated Camp at Providence; also, same co. and regt.; pay roll for Sept.,

1778, dated Camp Pawtuxet; also. Col. Jackson's regt.; return of officers for
clothing, dated Boston, Oct. 22, 1778 ; reported as Assistant Paymaster to General
Paymaster Ebenezer Hancock; also, return dated Camp Providence, July 29,

1779, made by Col. Henry Jackson, of officers belonging to his regiment who re-
signed and received honorable discharges from Generals Heath, Gates, and Sulli-
van; said Jackson, Lieutenant, entered service May 1, 1777, resigned Oct. 27,
1778, and received his discharge from Gen. Heath.

Jackson, John, Boston (also given Boxford). List of men raised in Suffolk Co. for
Continental service, as returned by Col. Benjamin Gill; residence, Boston; en-
gaged for town of Boxford; term, during war; also, return dated Boxford, made
by a committee appointed to raise one-seventh part of the male inhabitants of the



672 ^lASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Jacksox, John, continued.

town of Boxford to serve in the Continental Army ; residence, Boston ; engaged
for town of Boxford ; joined Col. John Crane's regt. ; term to expire Jan. 1, 1780 ;
o/so, list of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Master Master for Suffolk Co.,
dated Boston, April 13, 1777 ; Col. Crane's regt. ; also, Bombardier, Capt. AVilliara
Treadwell's co., Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt.; Continental Army pay ac-
counts for service from April 1, 1777, to April 1, 1780; residence, Boxford (also
given Boston); credited to town of Boxford; also, muster roll for Dec, 1777;
enlistment, 3 years ; reported on command with General's baggage.

Jackson, John, Marblehead. Capt. William Bacon's (2d) co.. Col. John Glover's
(21st) regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said Jackson and others, dated
Cambridge, June 27, 1775; also, Corporal, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated
Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 24, 1775; service, 2 mos. 13 days; also, 1st Corporal,
same co. and regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty
coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Dec. 26, 1775.

Jackson, John, Salem. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship "Junius
Brutus," commanded by Capt. John Leach, dated Salem, June 15, 1750; age,
25 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in. ; complexion, dark ; residence, Salem.

Jackson, John, South Brimfield (also given Brimfield) . Private, Capt. Aaron Charles's
CO., Lieut. Col. Timothy Robinson's detachment of Hampshire Co. militia ; muster
roll dated Garrison at Ticonderoga, Feb. 24, 1777; enlisted Dec. 25, 1776; also,
return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Nehemiah
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. Drummer, 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; mus-
tered by State and Continental Muster Masters ; also, (late) Capt. Keep's co. com-
manded 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
regt.; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence; appointed May
30, 1777; reported on command at Warwick; also, Lieut. Colonel's co., Col.
Sheppard's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780,
to March 30, 1780 ; residence, Brimfield ; a^so, Lieut. Colonel's co. ,4th Mass. regt. ;
return made up for the year 1780, dated West Point ; enlisted March 30, 1777 ; dis-
charged March 30, 1780.

Jackson, John. List of men subscribing to regulations for formation of an Inde-
pendent CO. to be raised in Boston ; officers of said Boston Independent co. com-
missioned in Council Dec. 7, 1776; Maj. Gen. John Hancock to serve as Colonel,
Col. Henry Jackson to serve as Lieutenant Colonel ; also. Private, Gen. John
Hancock's (Boston Independent) co. commanded by Lieut. Col. Henry Jackson;
arrived at camp April 17, 1777 ; discharged May 5, 1777 ; service, 21^ days ; com-
pany marched from Boston to Rhode Island.

Jackson, John. Private, Lieut. Col. Jabez Hatch's (Boston) regt. ; service with de-
tachment commanded by Maj. Andrew Symmes drafted to serve for 5 weeks in
guarding stores at and about Boston under Maj. Gen. Heath, agreeable to order
of Council of May 12, 1777.

Jackson, John. List of prisoners sent in the cartel " Swift " from Halifax to Boston
Nov. 9, 1777, as returned by Josiah Godfrey and B. Fox, Commissaries ; reported
a Seaman.

Jackson, John. Return of delinquent men of quota of the town of Beverly for the
term of 3 years, made by Col. Larkin Thorndike, dated Beverly, May 18, 1778.



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IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 673



Jacksox, John. Private, Capt. Joshua White's co., Col. Ebenezer Sprout's regt. ; en-
listed Sept. 6, 1778; discharged Sept. 12, 1778; service, 6 days; company served
on alarms at Dartmouth in May and Sept., 1778. Roll dated Middleborough.

Jackson, John. Private, Capt. Abram Washburn's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. ;
muster roll dated Boston, Aug. 14, 1778 ; enlistment, 6 months, to expire Jan. 1,
1779; also, same co. and regt. ; enlisted July 27, 1778; discharged Dec. 21, 1778;
service, 4 mos. 25 days, at and about Boston.

Jackson, John. Sailor, ship "Eagle," commanded by Capt. William Groves ; descrip-
tive list of officers and crew, sworn to June 17, 1780; stature, 5 ft.; complexion,
light.

Jackson, John. Private, Capt. Walter McFarland's co.. Col. Cyprian Howe's regt. ;
enlisted July 27, 1780; discharged Oct. 30, 1780; service, 3 mos. 7 days, including
3 days (60 miles) travel home; regiment raised in Middlesex Co. to reinforce
Continental Army for 3 months and stationed at Rhode Island.

Jackson, John. Gunner'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.

Jackson, John. Return of men raised in Essex Co. for Continental service, agreeable
to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780 ; engaged for town of Salem ; engaged March 24, 1781 ;
term, 3 years.

Jackson, John. Receipt dated Holliston, May 23, 1781, for bounty paid said Jackson
by Capt. Ezra Ernes, on behalf of the town of Holliston, to serve in the Continen-
tal Army for the term of 3 years ; also, descriptive list of men raised in Middlesex
Co., agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as returned by Joseph Hosmer, Superin-
tendent for said county; age, 16 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5^ in.; complexion, black;
hair, black; eyes, black; occupation, farmer (also given laborer); engaged for
town of Holliston ; engaged April 4, 1781 ; term, 3 years.

Jackson, John. Receipt dated Aug. 7, 1781, for bounty paid said Jackson by Maj.
Reed, Treasurer of the town of Western, to serve in the Continental Army for
the term of 3 years ; also, descriptive list of men raised in Worcester Co. to serve
in the Continental Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as returned by Seth
Washburn, Superintendent for said county; Capt. Cowe's co.. Col. Page's regt.;
age, 28 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 10 in.; complexion, light; occupation, farmer; en-
gaged for town of Western ; engaged July 10, 1781 ; term, 3 years.

Jackson, John. Drummer, frigate "Deane," commanded by Capt. Samuel Nichol-
son; engaged Dec. 29, 1781; service to May 31, 1782; engagement, 12 months;
reported " Run."

Jackson, John. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Smith's (7th) co.. Col. Michael Jackson's
(8th) regt. ; muster roll for April, 1783 ; balance of term of enlistment unexpired,
10 mos. 19 days.

Jackson, John G. Drum Major, Capt. Joseph Browning's co., Col. Seth Murray's
regt. ; engaged July 30, 1780; discharged Oct. 10, 1780; service, 2 mos. 18 days,
including7 days (140 miles) travel home; regiment raised in Hampshire Co. to
reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Jackson, Johnson. Private, Capt. Lemuel May's co.. Col. Mcintosh's regt.; joined
March 23, 1778; discharged April 16, 1778; service, 25 days; company stationed
at Roxbury Lines ; «Zso, Corporal, Capt. Elias Parkman's detachment; engaged
July 2, 1778 ; discharged July 17, 1778 ; service, 15 days ; detachment drafted to
do duty as guards ; also, pay roll for same service, dated Boston.

Jackson, Johnson. Corporal, Capt. Joseph Shed's co.. Col. Joseph Gerrish's (1st)
regt.; enlisted Oct. 18, 1779; discharged Dec. 2, 1779; service, 1 mo. 14 days,
near Claverack.



674 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Jackson, Jonas, Newton. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Wiswall's co., which marched on
the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Lexington ; service, 4 days ; also, Capt. Timothy
Corey's (7th) co.. Col. Gerrish's regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said
Jackson and others, dated June 12, 1775; also, Private, Capt. Timothy Corey's
(7th) CO., Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin's (late Col. Gerrish's) 38th regt.; muster
roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 2, 1775; service, 3 mos. 1 day; also, com-
pany return dated Sewall's Point, Sept. 27, 1775.

Jackson, Jonas. Private, Capt. Thomas Mighill's co.. Col. Baldwin's (26th) regt.;
abstract for wages for Jan., 1776, and blanket money and advance pay due to
April 1, 1776; also, pay abstracts for Feb. -April, 1776; also, pay abstract for
May, 1776; said Jackson allowed wages for 3 days service.

Jackson, Jonas. Private, Capt. John Lane's co., Col. Foster's regt. ; engaged Jan. 16,
1776; discharged Feb. 15, 1776; service, 29 days; company stationed at Cape
Ann for defence of seacoast; also, Capt. Daniel Giddings's co., Col. Joseph Fos-
' ter's regt.; enlisted Feb. 15, 1776; service to May 31, 1776; service, 3 mos. 14
days; company stationed at Gloucester for defence of seacoast; also, same co. ;
service from June 1, 1776, to Aug. 31, 1776, 3 mos. ; company stationed at Glouces-
ter for defence of seacoast; also, Capt. Giddings's co., Col. Foster's regt.; service
from Sept. 1, 1776, to date of discharge, Nov. 18, 1776, 2 mos. 18 days; company
stationed at Gloucester for defence of seacoast.

Jackson, Jonas. Order on Col. Baldwin, dated Newton, April 8, 1778, signed by said
Jackson, for money due his son, Enoch Jackson, for the use of his gun.

Jackson, Jonas. Private, Capt. Bartholomew Woodbury's co., Col. Job Cushing's
regt.; service, 2 mos. 18 days; company marched from Woi'cester Co., Aug. 16,
1777, to reinforce Northern army ; also, descriptive list of men raised in Worcester
Co. to serve in the Continental Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as re-
turned by Seth Washburn, Superintendent for said county; Capt. Chase's co..
Col. Davis's regt.; age, 30 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in.; complexion, light; occu-
pation, nailmaker; engaged for town of Sutton; engaged Jan. 1, 1781; term,
3 years.

Jackson, Jonathan, Leicester. Private, Capt. Seth Washburn's co., Col. Ward's regt.,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 8 days; also, Capt. Seth
Washburn's co., Col. Jonathan Ward's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775;
enlisted April 27, 1775; service, 3 mos. 11 days; also, company return dated Oct.
8, 1775.

Jackson, Jonathan, Newton. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Wiswall's co., which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Lexington ; service, 4 days ; also, Capt. Jere-
miah Wiswall's CO., Col. Hatch's regt.; service, 5 days; company marched at
request of Gen. Washington at the time of taking Dorchester Heights March 4,
1776.

Jackson, Jonathan, Newton. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster
Master for Sutfolk Co., dated Boston, March 30, 1777; Col. Crane's regt.; also,
Matross, Capt. Burbeck's co.. Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt.; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from March 14, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; residence,
Newton; credited to town of Newton; a^so. Corporal, Capt. David Briant's co..
Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt. ; pay roll for Jan.-July, 1777 ; said Jackson
allowed service from March 20, 1777, 4 mos. 11 days ; also, Matross, same co. and
regt.; muster rolls for Aug. and Sept., 1777; enlistment, 3 years; also, Capt.
Henry Burbeck's co., Col. Crane's regt. ; muster rolls for Oct. -Dec, 1777; also,
same co. and regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780,
to March 14, 1780; also, descriptive list dated New Windsor, Jan. 11, 1781; Capt.
Henry Burbeck's co.. Col. Crane's (3d Artillery) regt.; rank, Matross; age, 20
yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 9 in.; complexion, light; residence, Newton; engaged March
14, 1777, by Lieut. Jackson ; term, 3 years ; reported discharged March 14, 1780.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 675



Jackson, Jonathan, Spencer. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army, as
returned by Capt. David Prouty, of Col. Denny's regt. ; also, return of men raised
to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Josiah White's co., Col. Deney's
(Denny's) regt. ; residence, Spencer ; engaged for town of Spencer ; joined Capt.
Holden's co.. Col. Nixon's regt.; term, 3 j^ears; also, list of men mustered by
Thomas Newhall, Muster Master for Worcester Co. ; Capt. Holden's co., Col.
Nixon's regt. ; mustered May 26, 1777 ; also, Private, Capt. Abel Holden's (3d)
CO., Col. Thomas Nixon's (6th) regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for ser-
vice from March 26, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Abel Holden's co., Col.
Thomas Nixon's (5th) regt. ; muster roll for May, 1779, dated Highlands ; enlisted
May 26, 1777 ; reported with the sick at Fishkill ; also, same co. and regt. ; return
of men who were in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777, and who had not been aljsent
subsequently except on furlough, certified in Camp at Peekskill, Feb. 16, 1779 ;
also, Capt. Holden's co., 6th Mass. regt.; return for clothing for the year 1780;
receipt for said clothing, dated Peekskill, Dec. 5, 1779; also, Capt. Matthew
Chambers's co., Col. Thomas Nixon's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for
service from Jan. 1, 1780, to May 26, 1780; reported discharged May 26, 1780.

Jackson, Jonathan, Spencer. List of 6 months men raised agreeable to resolve of
June 5, 1780, returned as received of Maj. Joseph Hosmer, Superintendent for
Middlesex Co., by Justin Ely, Commissioner; also, 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 Brig. Gen.
John Glover, at Springfield, July 21, 1780 ; age, 19 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ; com-
plexion, light; engaged for town of Newton; marched to camp July 21, 1780,
under command of Capt. Isaac Pope; also, list of men raised for the 6 months
service and returned by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return
dated Camp Totoway, Oct. 25, 1780; residence, Spencer; also, Matross; payroll
for 6 months men raised by the town of Newton for service in the Continental
Army during 1780; marched to camp July 17, 1780; discharged Dec. 22, 1780;
service, 6 mos. 17 days, travel (220 miles) included.

Jackson, Jonathan, Templeton. Private, Capt. Ezekiel Knowlton's co. of miliita,
Col. Nathan Sparhawk's regt., which marched in response to the alarm of April
19, 1775, to Cambridge ; service, 4 days ; also, Capt. Jonathan Holman's co.. Col.
Ephraim Doolittle's regt. ; order for advance pay, signed by said Jackson and
others, dated Cambridge, June 10, 1775; reported as having taken the oath of
allegiance; also. Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; en-
listed April 25, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 15 days ; also, company return dated Camp
at Winter Hill, Oct. 6, 1775; reported died Aug. 18, 1775; also, order for bounty
coat or its equivalent in money dated Charlestown Camp, Winter Hill, Dec. 21,
1775.

Jackson, Jonathan. Private; lis?' of men returned as serving on picket guard under
Maj. Loammi Baldwin, dated May 11, 1775.

Jackson, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Child's co., Col. Bond's regt.; pay abstract for
Nov. [year not given, probably 1775] ; discharged Nov. 9; also, Capt. Abijah
Child's CO.; pay abstract for mileage, etc., home from Ticonderoga in 1776.

Jackson, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Samuel Flower's co.. Col. John Greaton's (2d)
regt. ; muster roll for Jan.-Aug., 1777, dated Van Schaick's Island and sworn to
in Camp at Stillwater, N. Y. ; enlisted Jan. 6, 1777 ; enlistment, during war ; re-
ported deserted Jan. 7, 1777.

Jackson, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Thomas Mayo's co.. Col. Eleazer Brooks's regt.
of guards ; joined Nov. 4, 1777 ; service to April 3, 1778, 5 mos., at Cambridge.

Jackson, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Joseph Fuller's (2d Newton) co.. Col. Thatcher's
regt.; entered camp Sept. 2, 1778 ; discharged Sept. 4, 1778; service, 3 days; com-
pany marched to Cambridge Sept. 2, 1778, to guard British troops.



676 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Jacksox, Joseph, Andover. Private, Capt. Henry Abbot's co., which marched on the
alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 1^ days.

Jackson, Joseph, Andover. Private, Capt. John Davis's co. of Minnte-men, Col.
Fry's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 7 days; re-
ported enlisted Feb. 14, 1775; also, Capt. John Davis's co., Col. James Frye's
regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said Jackson and others, dated Cam-
bridge, June 8, 1775; also, Private, same co. and regt.; company return dated
Cambridge, Oct. 5, 1775; enlisted May 14, 1775.

Jackson, Joseph, Andover. Descriptive list of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army for the term of 9 months from the time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable
to resolve of April 26 [20], 1778, dated Andover, June 2, 1778; Capt. Gage's co..
Col. Samuel Johnson's (4th Essex Co.) regt.; age, 27 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 11 in.;
complexion, dark ; residence, Andover ; engaged for town of Bradford (also given
Andover) ; also, list of men returned as received of Jonathan Warner, Commis-
sioner, by Col. E,. Putnam, July 20, 1778; arrived at Fishkill June 19, 1778; also,
list of men returned as mustered by Henry Rutgers, Jr., Deputy Muster Master,
dated Fishkill, Aug. 1, 1778.

Jackson, Joseph, Danvers. Sergeant, Capt. Edmund Putnam's (Danvers) co., which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 2 days.

Jackson, Joseph, Hopkinton. Private, Capt. John Homes's (Hopkinton) co., Col.
Samuel Bullard's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Rox-
bury ; service, 12 days.

Jackson, Joseph, Middleborough. Private, Capt. Isaac Wood's co.. Col. Theophilus
Cotton's regt. ; company return dated Oct. 6, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or
its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Nov. 17, 1775.

Jackson, Joseph, Middleborough. Private, Capt. Amos Wade's co., Col. Theophilus
Cotton's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 6, 1775; service,
3 mos. 2' days; a^so, company return dated Oct. 7, 1775; a^so, order for bounty
coat or its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Nov. 27, 1775.

Jackson, Joseph, Middleborough. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from Capt. Alnshai Tinkham's co.. Col. Sprout's (4th Plymouth Co.) regt.,
dated Middleborough, Feb. 19, 1778; residence, Middleborough; engaged for
town of Middleborough ; term, 3 years or during war.

Jackson, Joseph, Middleborough. Private, Capt. Elisha Haskell's co.. Col. Ben-
jamin Hawes's regt.; service between July 29, 1778, and Sept. 11, 1778, 19 days,
at Rhode Island ; company raised in Plymouth Co.

Jackson, Joseph, 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, Joseph. Private, Capt. Samuel Gregg's co., Col. James Cargill's regt.; en-
listed Aug. 25, 1775; discharged Dec. 31, 1775; service, 4 raos. 17 days; company
raised in St. Georges, Waldoborough, and Camden, and stationed there for de-
fence of seacoast.

Jackson, Joseph. Private, Capt. Abner Cranston's co., Col. Asa AVhitcomb's regt.;
muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga, Nov. 27, 1776; enlisted Jan. 1, 1776.

Jackson, Joseph. Private; pay roll of a company which marched Dec. 9, 1776, under
command of 1st Lieut. Joseph Crafts to join Col. Crafts's regt. at Boston ; service,
5 days. Roll sworn to in Middlesex Co.

Jackson, Joseph. Private, Capt. Isaac Martin's co.. Col. Ezra Wood's regt. ; service,
23 days ; company marched to Rhode Island April 17, 1777, and served until May
7, 1777, under Maj. Gen. Spencer.



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Jackson, Joseph. Sentinel, Capt. Robert Hodge's co.. Col. "William Jones's regt. ; list
of men who assisted in the recapture of the ship '• Grout" (" Gruel ") from the
British ship " Rainbow " Sept. 10, 1777, sworn to at Newcastle, Lincoln Co.

jACKS0>f, Joseph. Private, Capt. Archibald McAllister's co., Col. AVilliara Jones's
regt. ; service, 2 days, in retaking and guarding the mast-ship " Gruel." Roll
dated Newcastle, Sept. 15, 1777.

Jackson, Joseph. List of men mustered by Thomas Newhall, Muster Master for
Worcester Co., to serve at Rhode Island until Jan. 1, 1780; Capt. Baker's co.,



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