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Jewel, John M., Oxford. Private, Capt. Reuben Davis's co., Col. Luke Drury's
regt. ; detached July 17, 1781 ; marched to join regiment July 25, 1781 ; arrived
at West Point Aug. 1, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 1, 1781 ; service 3 mos. 21 days, in-
cluding 8 days (150 miles) travel home; residence, Oxford ; enlisted for town of
Oxford ; regiment raised for 3 months.



786 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Jewel, Jonathan, Stow. Descriptive list of men raised from 4th Middlesex Co. regt.
to reinforce the Continental Army for the terra of 9 months, agreeable to resolve
of April 20, 1778, as returned by E. Brooks, Superintendent; Capt. Taylor's co.,
Col. Howe's regt.; age, 17 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 4 in. ; complexion, light; engaged
for town of Stow; also, return dated Marll)orough, May 23, 1779, made by Col.
Cyprian How to Capt. Moses Barns, of men raised in his regiment to serve at
Tiverton, R. I., until July 1, 1779; residence, Stow; also, Private, Capt. Moses
Barns's co., Lieut. Col. Perce's regt. ; enlisted May 24, 1779; service to July 1,
1779, 1 mo. 7 days, at Rhode Island ; enlistment, 2 months, to expire July 1, 1779 ;
also, list of men raised in Middlesex Co., agreeable to resolve of June 9, 1779, as
returned by Joseph Hosmer, Superintendent; also, 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; engaged for
town of Westford ; also, descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Continental
Army, agreeable to resolve of June 5, 1780, returned as received of Justin Ely,
Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at Springfield, July 25,1780; age,
18 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 8 in.; complexion, light; engaged for town of Stow;
marched to camp July 25, 1780, under command of Capt. Parks ; 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; also, pay roll for
6 months men raised by the town of Stow for service in the Continental Army
during 1780; marched July 21, 1780; discharged Dec. 21, 1780; service, 5 mos. 9
days, including travel (180 miles) home.

Jewel, Joseph. Capt. Ballard's co., Col. James Frye's regt. ; return of men in camp
at Cambridge, dated May 17, 1775.

Jewel, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Joseph Warner's co., Col. Ruggles Woodbridge's
regt. ; enlisted Aug. 17, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 29, 1777; service, 3 raos. 17 days,
in Northern department, including 5 days (100 miles) travel home.

Jewel, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Joseph Clap's co., Col. Israel Chapen's (3d) regt. ;
enlisted Oct. 16, 1779; discharged Nov, 21, 1779; service, 1 mo. 12 days, at Clav-
erack, including 5 days (100 miles) travel home; regiment raised to reinforce Con-
tinental Army for 3 months.

Jewel, Samuel, Concord (also given Stow). Capt. Abishai Brown's co., Col. John
Nixon's (5th) regt. ; order for advance pay, signed by said Jewel and others,
dated Cambridge, June 10, 1775; also. Private, same co. and regt.; muster roll
dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 24, 1775; service, 3 mos. 15 days; also, com-
pany return dated Sept. 30, 1775; also, Capt. Zachariah Fitch's co., Col. Samuel
Brewer's regt. ; service from Aug. 23, 1776, to Sept. 30, 1776, 1 mo. 9 days.

Jewel, William, Stow. Descriptive list of men raised from 4th Middlesex Co. regt.
to reinforce the Continental Army for the term of 9 months, agreeable to resolve
of April 20, 1778, as returned by E. Brooks, Superintendent; Capt. Taylor's co.,
Col. Howe's regt. ; age, 40 j^rs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in. ; complexion, light ; engaged
for town of Stow; also, list of 6 months men raised agreeal)le to resolve of June
5, 1780, returned as received of Maj. Joseph Hosmer, Superintendent for Middle-
sex Co., by Justin Ely, Commissioner; also, descriptive list of men raised to re-
inforce 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 Springrteld, July 23, 1780 ; age, 43 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in. ; com-
plexion, light; engaged for town of Stow; marched to camp July 23, 1780, under
command of Capt. John Williams ; also, list of men raised for the 6 months ser-
vice and returned by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return
dated Camp Totoway, Oct. 25, 1780; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by
the town of Stow for service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched July
21, 1780; discharged Dec. 15, 1780; service, 5 mos. 3 days, including travel (180



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Jewel, William, continued.

miles) home; also, receipt dated Boston, April 15, 1782, for bounty paid said
Jewel by Capt. William Whitecome, Chairman of Class No. 3 of the town of Stow,
to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years.

Jewell, . [This name also appears under the form of Jewel, Jewet, Jewett, Jewil,

Jewill, Juel, Juell.]

Jewell, . List of prisoners taken by Lieut. Gen. Burgoyne to be exchanged for

British prisoners taken by Maj. Gen. Horatio Gates, dated Albany, Oct. 24, 1777;

said Jewell, 1st Lieutenant, to be exchanged for Gowling, of 29th regt. [See

Be well.]

Jewell, Aaron, Chesterfield. Private, Capt. Robert Webster's co. of Minute-men,
Gen. Pomroy's regt., which marched April 21, 1775, in response to the alarm of
April 19, 1775 ; service, 1 mo.

Jewell, Benjamix. List of men mustered by Thomas Newhall, Muster Master for
Worcester Co.; Capt. Coburn's co.. Col. Aldan's regt.; mustered May 21, 1777;
enlistment, 8 months.

Jewell, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Clap's co., Col. Benjamin Hawes's
regt.; enlisted July 26, 1778; discharged Sept. 11, 1778; service, 1 mo. 17 days,
at Rhode Island.

Jewell, Benjamin. 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, July 1, 1780; age, 21 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in.; complexion, light;
engaged for town of Dudley; marched to camp July 1, 1780, under command of
Ensign Joseph Miller; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of
Dudley for service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched June 26, 1780;
discharged Dec. 10, 1780; service, 5 mos. 23 days, including 8 days (160 miles)
travel home; also, receipt dated Dudley, April 18, 1781, for bounties paid said
Jewell and others 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, Superin-
tendent for said county; Capt. Healey's co.. Col. Grout's regt.; age, 21 yrs.;
stature, 5 ft. 5 in.; complexion, light; occupation, farmer; engaged for town of
Dudley; engaged Jan. 2, 1781; term, 3 years; also, Private, 3d co. ; orders
dated Oct. 28, and Oct. 29, 1783, for wages for May-Sept, [year not given] , appear-
ing in a register of orders accepted on account of wages.

Jewell, Boston, Ipswich. Private, (late) Capt. Joseph Hodgkins's co.. Col. Timothy
Bigelow's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from May 3, 1777, to
Jan. 20, 1778 ; reported deceased ; also, Capt. Hodgkins's co.. Col. Bigelow's regt. ;
muster roll for Jan.-Aug., 1777, dated Van Schaick's Island and sworn to in Camp
near Half Moon ; enlisted June 2 [1777] ; enlistment, 3 years ; also, same co. and
regt.; return dated Feb. 3, 1778; residence, Ipswich ; enlistedfor town of Ipswich;
mustered by Essex Co. Muster Master.

Jewell, Co'll. Orders, returns, etc., taken from Capt. Benjamin Munroe's papers;
list of men belonging to the alarm list, Capt. Munroe's (6th) co., 4th Middlesex
Co. regt., probably made up in 1776, who were under 50 years of age.

Jewell, Daniel, Stow. Private, Capt. William Whitcomb's (Stow) co. of militia, CoL
James Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,
3 days; also, orders, returns, etc., taken from Capt. Benjamin Munroe's papers;
list of men belonging to the alarm list, Capt. Munroe's (6th) co., 4th Middlesex
Co. regt., probably made up in 1776, who were under 50 years of age.



788 IVIASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AXD SAILORS



Jewell, David, Amesbury. Capt. John Currier's co., Col. Frye's regt. ; receipt for
advance pay, signed by said Jewell and others, dated Cambridge, July 1, 1775;
also, list of men raised to serve in the Continental Army, as returned by the
Selectmen of Amesbury, sworn to Feb. 11, 1778; residence, Amesbury; joined
Capt. Stone's co. ; term, 3 years; reported enlisted for state of New Hampshire.

Jewell, David. Captain, 6th (2d Stow) co. ; list of officers chosen in 1st and 2d cos.
of Stow, as returned by Maj. Jonathan Hapgood, dated Stow, July 2, 1776; also,
Lieutenant Colonel, Col. Aaron Willard's (2d) regt. ; list of field officers of two
regiments raised to reinforce the army at Ticonderoga under Gen. Schuyler; com-
missioned July 19, 1776.

Jewell, David. Private, Col. Joab Stafford's (Independent) co. of volunteers; ser-
vice, 6 days ; company raised from the alarm lists of New Providence, Lanes-
borough, East Hoosuck, and Gageborough, marched Aug. 14, 1777, and fought
in battle near Bennington Aug. 16, 1777.

Jewell, Ebenezer, Dudley. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's co. of Minute-men,
Col. Ebenezer Larned's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 177o; ser-
vice, 8 days; also, Capt. Nathaniel Healey's co., Col. Ebenezer Learned's (4th)
regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 27, 1775; service, 3 mos.,
1 week, 4 days; also, company return dated Roxbury Camp, Oct. 6, 1775; also,
order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Nov. 2, 1775;
also, Private, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's co., Col. Jonathan Holman's regt. ; service,
21 days; company marched to Rhode Island on an alarm in Dec, 1776, and was
stationed at Providence Jan. 21, 1777.

Jewell, Ebenezer. List of men mustered by Thomas Newhall, Muster Master for
Worcester Co.; Capt. Coburn's co.. Col. Alden's regt.; mustered May 21, 1777;
term, 8 months.

Jewell, Enos. Private, Capt. Isaac Sherman's co.. Col. Loammi Baldwin's (26th)
regt.; return for advance pa.v for Jan., 1776; also, same co. and regt. ; pay ab-
stracts for Feb. and March, 1776; also, same co. and regt.; pay abstracts for
April-June, 1776, dated New York ; also, Capt. Caleb Robinson's co., Col. L. Bald-
win's (26th) regt. ; pay roll for mileage, etc., for the year 1776, dated Exeter, Feb.
22, 1777 ; said Jewell reported discharged 400 miles from home.

Jewell, Ezra, Stow. Private, Capt. William Whitcomb's (Stow) co. of militia. Col.
James Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 28
days; also, Capt. Jonathan Minott's co.. Col. Baldwin's regt.; pay abstracts for
mileage from home to headquarters and return, dated Cambridge, Jan. 12, 1776;
also, orders, returns, etc., taken from Capt. Benjamin Munroe's papers; entry
dated Nov. 16, 1779, states that said Jewell and others marched to join Continental
Army for 3 months.

Jewell, James, Dunstable. Private, Capt. Reuben Butterfield's co. ; enlisted Dec. 16,
1776 ; discharged March 16, 1777 ; service, 90 days ; travel home 15 days (300 miles)
also allowed; also, list of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for
Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Nov. 9, 1777; Capt. Scott's co.. Col. Henley's regt.;
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 rests., and men belong-
ing to Massachusetts in Col. Henry Sherburne's regt., who were incorporated into
a regiment under the command of Col. Henry Jackson, agreeable to the arrange-
ment of April 9, 1779 ; rank. Private ; residence, Dunstable ; engaged for town of
Dunstable; engaged Oct. 5, 1777; term, during war; said Jewell appears among
men belonging to Col. David Henley's regt. who had been discharged from the
rolls prior to above arrangement ; reported deserted June 13, 1778.



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Jewell, James. Private, Capt. John Reed's co.. Col. Samuel McCobb's regt. ; enlisted
July 15, 1781; service in defence of seacoast; reported deserted Aug. 2, 1781;
conapany raised for defence of eastern Massachusetts.

Jewell, Jesse, East Hoosuck. Private, Capt. Samuel Sloane's co. of Minute-men,
which marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; enlisted April 22, 1775 ;
discharged May 5, 1775 ; service, 14 days ; also, order for advance pay, signed by
said Jewell and others, dated Camp at Charlestown, July 3, 1775, payable to Lieut.
Enos Parker; also, Private, Capt. Samuel Sloane's co.. Col. John Patterson's
regt.; musterroU dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 5, 1775; service, 3 mos. 4 days.

Jewell, Jesse. 'Private, Capt. Lemuel Corbin's (Dudley) co., Col. Jacob Davis's
regt. ; service, 13 days ; company detached for service at Rhode Island on the
alarm of July 30, 1780.

Jewell, John. Private, Capt. Thomas Brintnal's co.. Col. Cyprian Howe's regt.;
enlisted July 28, 1780; discharged Nov. 1, 1780; service, 3 mos. 8 days; regiment
raised in Middlesex Co. to reinforce Continental Army at Rhode Island for
3 months.

Jewell, John. Receipt dated Boston, July 3, 1782, for bounty paid said Jewell by
Luke Brooks, Chairman of Class No. 4 of the town of Stow, to serve in the Con-
tinental Army for the term of 3 years ; also. Private, 5th co. ; orders dated Oct.
17, and Dec. 30, 1783, for wages for May-Dec. [year not given], appearing in a
register of orders accepted on account of wages.

Jewell, John Mokris. List of men mustered to serve in the Continental Army for
the term of 9 months ; Capt. Town's co.. Col. Holman's regt. ; engaged for town
of Oxford ; mustered May 15 [year not given, probably 1778] ; also, Private, Capt.
Philip Thomas's co.. Col. Thomas Marshall's regt.; muster roll for Jan., 1779,
dated West Point ; enlistment, 9 months. [See John Morris Sewall.]

Jewell, Jonathan, Stow. Descriptive list of men raised in Middlesex Co. in 1779 to
serve in the Continental Army; age, 17 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in.; complexion,
light; engaged for town of Stow; delivered to Lieut. J. Grace ; a^so. Private, Capt.
Nathaniel Wright's co.. Col. Luke Drury's regt.; marched Oct. 5, 1781; arrived
at camp Oct. 16, 1781 ; discharged Dec. 6, 1781 ; service, [2] mos. 10 days, at West
Point, including travel (10 days) to and from camp; residence. Stow; enlisted
for town of Bolton.

Jewell, Joseph, Southampton. Capt. William Hudson Ballard's co.. Col. James
Frye's regt.; receipt for advance pay, signed by said Jewell and others, dated
June 8, 1775 ; also, certificate dated Cambridge, June 18, 1775, signed by Capt.
Ballard, stating that said Jewell and others belonging to his company. Col. Frye's
regt., had each received one pouch ; also. Private, Capt. Ballard's co., Col. Frye's
regt. ; company return dated Cambridge, Oct. 6, 1775 ; reported as having gone to
Quebec; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge,
Dec. 13, 1775 ; said Jewell and others reported as having drawn coats when they
went to Quebec, as certified by Capt. Ballard.

Jewell, Joseph. Private, Capt. Isaac Sherman's co.. Col. L. Baldwin's (26th) regt.;
return for advance pay for Jan., 1776; also, same co. and regt.; pay abstracts
for Feb. and March, 1776; also, same co. and regt.; pay abstracts for May and
June, 1776, dated New York.

Jewell, Joseph. Private, Capt. Benjamin Allton's co., Col. John Rand's regt.; en-
listed July 9, 1780; discharged Oct. 10, 1780; service, 3 mos. 11 days, including
travel (180 miles) home; company raised for 3 months service at West Point.
Roll sworn to at Charlton.

Jewell, Lemuel. 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.



790 IVIASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Jewell, Lemuel. List of men mustered by Thomas Newhall, Muster Master for
"Worcester Co.; Capt. Coburn's co., Col. Alden's regt. ; mustered May 21, 1777;
term, 8 months.

Jewell, Moses, 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,
13 days; also. Corporal, Capt. Nathaniel Healy's co.. Col. Jonathan Holman's
regt. ; service, 30 days ; company stationed at Fort Edward Oct. 17, 1777 ; also,
Sergeant, Capt. Lemuel Corbin's (Dudley) co., Col. Jacob Davis's regt.; service,
13 days ; company detached for service at Rhode Island on the alarm of July 30,
1780.

Jewell, Paul, Rowley. Private, Capt. Silas Adams's co.. Col. Titcomb's regt. ; ser-
vice, 2 mos., probably in May and June, 1777; travel, 9 days (180 miles) also
allowed to and from place of rendezvous. Roll endorsed " for 2 Months Service
at R Island."

Jewell, Samuel, Gouldsborough. Private, Capt. Samuel Libbey's co., in a detach-
ment from Col. Benjamin Foster's regt.; enlisted Sept. 7, 1777; discharged Oct.
6, 1777; service, 29 days, at Machias; also, Capt. Reuben Dyer's co. ; enlisted
Oct. 9, 1777; discharged Dec. 10, 1777; service, 2 mos. 5 days, including 3 days
(60 miles) travel home; company raised for expedition against St. Johns, N. S.,
and continued in service at Machias for its defence.

Jewet, Benjamin, Pepperell. List of men who re-enlisted between Oct. 22 and Nov.
24, 1779, for the war and received State and Continental bounties, as returned by
Maj. Joseph Pettengill, of 9th Mass. regt. ; also, descriptive list endorsed " West
Point Jan. 8th, 1781 ; " Capt. Cogswell's co., Col. Michael Jackson's (8th) regt. ;
rank. Drummer; age, 15 yrs. ; statui-e, 5ft. 3 in. ; complexion, light; hair, light;
occupation, yeoman; birthplace, Pepperell; residence, Pepperell; enlisted Nov.
-, 1779, by Sergt. Lane at West Point ; enlistment, during war.

Jewet, David, Lanesborough. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from Capt. David "Wheeler's (Lanesborough) co.; residence, Lanesborough; en-
gaged for town of Lanesborough ; joined Capt. Stoddard's co.. Col. Vose's regt. ;
term, during war; also, list of men mustered Ijetween Jan. 20, 1777, and June 1,
1778, by Trueman Wheler, Muster Master for Berkshire Co. ; Capt. Miller's co..
Col. Vose's regt.

Jewet, David. Captain, 6th co., 4th Middlesex Co. regt. of Mass. militia; list of offi-
cers ; commissioned July 5, 1776.

Jewet, Elam, Tyrlngham. Private, Capt. Ezekiel Hearick's co.. Col. Brown's (Berk-
shire Co.) regt. ; enlisted June 29, 1777 ; discharged July 26, 1777 ; service, 28
days, in Northern department, including 5 days (112 miles) travel home.

Jewet, Enoch. Private, Capt. Stephen Russell's co.. Col. Samuel Bullard's regt. ; en-
listed Aug. 15, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 30, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 28 days, with Gen.
Warner's brigade in Northern department, including 12 days (240 miles) travel
home. Roll dated Dracut.

Jewet, Epes, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Putnam's co.. Col. Nathan Tyler's
regt. ; payroll for Dec, 1779, allowing 1 mo. 5 days service at Rhode Island, in-
cluding travel (106 miles) home; also, Capt. John Williams's co., Col. Joseph
Vose's (1st) regt. ; muster roll for April, 1781 ; enlisted Feb. 9, 1781 ; enlistment,
3 years ; reported on command at New Windsor.

Jewet, James, Ipswich. 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.

Jewet, James, Newburyport. Private, Capt. John Peabody's co., Col. Ebenezer Fran-
cis's regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance to and from camp, etc., sworn to



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 791

Jewet, James, continued.

Nov. 29, 1776 ; said Jewet credited with allowance for 3 days (55 miles) ; company
drafted from Salisbury, Newburyport, Bradford, Haverhill, Methuen, Boxford,
and Andover.

Jewet, Jedediah, Barrington. Corporal, Capt. Abiathar Angel's co.. Col. David
Brewer's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted July 2, 1775; service,

I mo.

Jewet, Jedediah. Capt. Edmund Longley's co., Col. Cogswell's regt. ; enlisted Sept.
22, 1778; discharged Dec. 31, 1778; service, 3 mos. 12 days; company detached
to guard and fortify posts at and about Boston.

Jewet, Jesse, Bolton. Private, Capt. Manasseh Sawyer's co.. Col. Nicholas Dike's
regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., home, dated Dorchester Heights,
Nov. 30, 1776; said Jewet credited with allowance for 2 days (36 miles).

Jewet, John, Leominster. Private, Capt. Joshua Wood's co. of militia, which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775, from Leominster to Cambridge ; service, 9 days.

Jewet, John. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Andrew Haskel's co.. Col. Marshal's regt. ; list
of officers ; commissioned July 5, 1776.

Jewet, John. Corporal, in a company commanded by Lieut. Amos Fairbank, Col.
Job Cushing's regt.; entered service Sept. 6, 1777; marched Sept. 8, 1777; dis-
charged Nov. 29, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 5 days, under Brig. Gen. Warner, including

II days (212 miles) travel home; company drafted from militia and marched to
join Continental Army at the Northward.

Jew^et, Jonathan, Rowley. 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,
Aug. 2, 1780; age, 19 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in.; complexion, light; engaged for
town of Rowley; arrived at Springfield July 11, 1780; marched to camp Aug. 2,
1780, under command of Lieut. Benjamin Pike ; 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.

Jewet, Joseph. Capt. Asa Barns's co.. Col. Ruggles Woodbridge's regt. ; order for
bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Oct. 23, 1775.

Jewet, Joseph. Corporal, Capt. Samuel Warner's co.. Col. John Brown's regt.; en-
gaged Aug. 30, 1780; discharged Oct. 23, 1780; service, 2 mos. 1 day, travel (130
miles) included ; regiment raised in Berkshire Co. to serve for 3 months.

Jewet, " Maxi." Private, Capt. William Thurlo's co. ; abstract for advance pay and
mileage out and home (180 miles), sworn to in Worcester Co. ; service, 9 days;
company marched on an alarm at Bennington Aug. 22, 1777, under command of
Maj. Ebenezer Bridge, by order of Gen. Stark and Col. Warner, and was dis-
missed by Gen. Lincoln after proceeding 90 miles.

Jbwet, Nathaniel, Ipswich. Corporal, Capt. Nathaniel Wade's co.. Col. Little's
regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 10, 1775; service, 11 weeks 5
days.

Jewet, Nathaniel, Ipswich. 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.

Jewet, Oliver, Bolton. Corporal, Capt. Robert Longley's co.. Col. Asa Whitcomb's
regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 14 days; reported
enlisted into the army May 3, 1775; also, Capt. Robert Longley's co.. Col. Whit-
comb's regt. ; return of men in need of cartridge boxes, dated Camp at Cambridge,
June 19, 1775.



792 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Jewet, Richard Dummer. Quarter Master, Col. Nathaniel Wade's res^t. ; list of offi-
cers of the two reiiirnents raised for defence of the New England states and com-
manded by Col. Wade and Col. Jacobs ; commissioned April 14, 1778.

Jewet, Samuel, Hollis. Private, Capt. Reuben Dow's co.. Col. William Prescott's
regt. ; company return dated Cambridge, Oct. 6, 1775 ; also, list of men belonging
to Capt. Reuben Dow's co.. Col. William Prescott's regt., who lost articles at
Bunker Hill June 17, 1775, dated Cambridge, Dec. 22, 1775.

Jewet, Samuel. Private, Capt. Fortunatus Eager's co., Lieut. Col. Ephraim Sawyer's
regt.; marched Oct. 2, 1777; discharged Oct. 18, 1777; service, 25 days, includ-
ing 8 days (160 miles) travel home; company marched to reinforce Northern
army.

Jewet, Stephe.v. Sergeant, Capt. Mighill's (1st) co. ; return of casualties of several
companies in the 38th regt., made by Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin, dated Chelsea,
Sept. -, 1775; said Jewet reported absent 2 days by permission of Maj. Wesson.

Jewett, . [This name also appears utider the form of Gewett, Jewait, Jewell,

Jewet, Jewit, Jewitt, Jewtt, Juet, Juett, Juit, Juwit, Jwet.]

Jewett, Aaron, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Moses Jewett's troop of horse. Col. John
Baker's (3d Essex Co.) regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to



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