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Medford; service, 3 days.

Jewett, Aaron, Littleton. 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Samuel Reed's co. of Minute-men,
Col. William Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; ser-
vice, 19 days; also, Captain, 3d (Littleton) co., 6th Middlesex Co. regt. of Mass.
militia; list of officers chosen by the several companies in said regiment, as re-
turned by Jonathan Reed and others, field officers ; ordered in Council April 24,
1776, that said officers be commissioned; reported commissioned April 24, 1776;
also, Captain, Col. Job Cushing's regt.; engaged July 25, 1777; discharged Aug.
29, 1777; service, 1 mo. 5 days; company raised in Littleton, Westford, Groton,
Shirley, Townsend, and Ashby, and marched to Bennington on an alarm ; also,
Captain, Col. Samuel Bullard's regt.; engaged Aug. 29, 1777; discharged Nov.
29, 1777; service, 3 mos. 12 days, including 11 days (220 miles) travel home;
company marched to Saratoga; also, same regt.; pay abstract for retained
rations; rations allowed said Jewett from Aug. 29, 1777, to Dec. 10, 1777; cred-
ited with 206 rations; also, same regt.; pay abstract for travel allowance from
Scarsdale home ; warrant allowed in Council Nov. 4, 1778.

Jewett, Amos, Ipswich (also given Rowley). Private, Capt. John Baker's co.. Col.
Moses Little's (17th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 18,
1775; service, 2 mos. 19 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; age,
21 yrs. ; enlisted May 2, 1775; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in
money dated Dec. 11, 1775.

Jewett, Amos, Littleton. Corporal, Capt. Samuel Reed's co. of Minute-men, Col.
William Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,
13 days; also, Capt. Asa Lawrence's co. of volunteers, Col. Jonathan Read's
regt.; pay roll of Phineas Spaulding and said Jewett, who were omitted in a pre-
vious roll ; enlisted Sept. 26, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 9, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 15
days, including travel (140 miles) home; company marched to assist army under
Gen. Gates; also. Private, Capt. John Nutting's co.. Col. William Mclntash's
(Mcintosh's) regt., Gen. Lovel's brigade; enlisted July 30, 1778; discharged
Sept. 12, 1778; service, 1 mo. 17 days, on expedition to Rhode Island, including
4 days (80 miles) travel home.

Jbwett, Amos, Rowley. Private, Capt. Thomas Mighill's co. of Minute-men, which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 5 days; also, Capt. Thomas
Mighill's (Ist) CO., Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin's (late Col. Samuel Gerrish's)
38th regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 24, 1775; service, 3



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Jewett, Amos, continued.

mos. lo days; also, company return dated Sewall's Point, Sept. 26, 177"); also,
order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Sewall's Point, Dec. 30,
1775.

Jewett, Amos, Jr., Ipswich. Private, Capt. Abram How's co., which inarched on the
alarm of April 19, 1775, from West Parish in Ipswich; service, 2 days.

Jewett, Aquila, Littleton. Lieutenant, in command of a company of militia, Col.
James Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 7
days.

Jewett, Benjamin, Pepperell. Private, Capt. Asa Lawrence's co.. Col. William Pres-
cott's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 25, 1775; service, 3
mos. 8 days.

Jewett, Benjamin, Pepperell (also given Ashby). List of men mustered h.y Nathaniel
Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, May 23, 1779 ; Capt. Child's
CO., Col. Wesson's regt.; also. Drummer, Capt. Child's (6th) co.. Col. James
Wesson's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Dec. 1, 1778, to
Dec. 31, 1779 ; residence, Ashby ; also, list of men raised in Middlesex Co., agree-
able to resolve of June 9, 1779, as returned by Joseph Hosmer, Superintendent;
engaged for town of Ashby ; term, during war ; also, Drummer, Colonel's co., Col.
Wesson's (9th) regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1,
1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; residence, Pepperell.

Jewett, Benjamin. Capt. Abraham Dodge's co.. Col. Moses Little's regt. ; order for
bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Dec. 21, 1775.

Jewett, Boston, Ipswich. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from
Col. Jonathan Cogswell's (3d Essex Co.) regt., as returned to Brig. Gen. Farley,
dated Ipswich, Feb. 17, 1778; residence, Ipswich; engaged for town of Ipswich;
joined Capt. Hodgkins's co.. Col. Bigelow's regt.; terra, 3 years.

Jewett, Daniel, Rowley. Private, Capt. Edward Payson's (Rowley) co. of militia,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 3 days.

Jewett, Daniel, St. Johns. 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Jabez West's co.. Col. Jonathan
Eddy's regt.; engaged Nov. 14,1776; discharged Dec. 16, 1776; service, 1 mo.
5 days ; company raised in Cumberland, N. S.

Jewett, David, Lanesborough. Private, Capt. Asa Barns's co.. Col. Benjamin R.
Woodbridge's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 25, 1775; ser-
vice, 2 mos. 8 days ; also, Fifer, Capt. Jeremiah Miller's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 8, 1777, to Dec. 31,
1779 ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for Dec, 1777, sworn to at Camp near
Valley Forge ; reported sick at W. Marsh ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay rolls for
Nov. and Dec, 1778, Jan., March, and April, 1779, sworn to in Quarters at Provi-
dence ; also. Light Infantry co.. Col. Vose's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts
for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780 ; also. Light Infantry co., 1st Mass.
regt. ; return endorsed "1777 to 1780 ; " age, 22 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ; enlisted
Feb. 8, 1777, by Lieut. Frisbey at Lanesborough ; also, Capt. Nathaniel Cushing's
(Light Infantry) co.. Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt.; muster roll for Jan., 1781,
dated Garrison at West Point ; enlistment, during war ; also, muster roll for Felj.-
Nov., 1781, dated Huts near West Point; also, muster roll for Jan., 1782, dated
Hutts; also, muster roll for Feb., 1782, sworn to at West Point.

Jewett, David, Pepperell. Private, Capt. John Nutting's co. of Minute-men, Col.
William Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,
28 days ; also, Capt. James Hosley's co. of volunteers. Col. Jonathan Reed's regt. ;
enlisted Sept. 26, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 9, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 15 days ; company
raised in Townsend, Pepperell, and Ashby, and marched to assist army under
Maj. Gen. Gates.



794 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Jewbtt, David, Rowley. Private, Capt. Edward Payson's (Rowley) co. of militia,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 3 days.

Jewett, David. 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Solomon Stewart's (2d) co., 2d Worcester Co.
regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers; commissioned March 11, 1778; also. Cap-
tain ; list of officers of Essex Co. militia appointed to command men raised for
various purposes ; said Jewett and others detached to guard troops of convention ;
commissioned July 12, 1778 ; also, Lieutenant, Capt. Peter Woodbury's co., Lieut.
Col. Nathan Tyler's detachment of guards; list of men [year not given, probably
1778]; during the campaign Capt. Woodbury was succeeded by Lieut. Jewett;
also, Captain, Col. Gerrish's regt. of guards ; pay roll of said Jewett's co. made
up for service from Nov. 10, 1778, to Dec. 12, 1778, guarding troops of convention,
certified at Lancaster.

Jewett, David H. Surgeon, Col. Elisha Porter's (Hampshire Co.) regt.; engaged
July 28, 1779; discharged Sept. 2, 1779; service, 1 mo. 7 days, at New London,
Conn.

Jewett, Edmund. Private, Capt. Isaac Woods's co., Col. Jonathan Reed's regt. of
guards; muster roll dated Cambridge, June 1, 1778; enlisted March 31, 1778;
also, same co. and regt. ; joined April 1, 1778 ; service, 3 mos. 4 days ; enlistment,
3 months from April 1, 1778.

Jewett, Elam. Private, Lieut. Solomon Jackson's co.. Col. John Ashley's regt. ; en-
listed Oct. 13, 1781 ; discharged Oct. 20, 1781 ; service, 12 days, including 4 days
(84 miles) travel home ; company marched from Berkshire Co. under command
of Lieut. Col. John Collar by order of Col. John Ashley, Jr., on an alarm at the
Northward. Roll dated Tyringham.

Jewett, Enoch, Dunstable. Descriptive list of men raised in Middlesex Co. to serve
in the Continental Army, agreeable to resolve of June 9, 1779, as returned by
Brig. Gen. Eleazer Brooks to Maj. Hosmer, dated Lincoln, July 21, 1779; Capt.
Kendal's co., 7th Middlesex Co. regt.; age, 21 (also given 22) yrs. ; stature, 5
ft. 7 (also given f) ft. 8) in.; complexion, dark; residence, Dunstable; reported
delivered to Ensign E. White; also, list of men returned by Joseph Hosmer,
Superintendent, Nov. 24, 1779; engaged for town of Dunstable; also, Capt. Por-
ter's CO., 10th Mass. regt. ; entered service July 5, 1779; discharged May 5, 1780;
term, 9 months.

Jewett, Enoch, Westford. Descriptive list of men in Continental service; Capt.
Allen's CO., Lieut. Col. J. Brooks's (7th) regt. ; age, 25 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ;
complexion, dark ; hair, dark; occupation, hatter ; residence, Westford ; engaged
for town of Chelmsford; engaged May 10, 1782; term, 3 years; also. Private,
Capt. Jonathan Maynard's (6th) co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt.;
muster rolls for Aug., Oct., and Nov., 1782 ; also, Capt. Nathaniel C. Allen's (8th)
CO., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt. ; muster rolls for Dec, 1782-April 1783;
also, Capt. Nathaniel C. Allen's (8th) co., 4th Mass. regt. ; muster rolls for May-
Sept., 1783 ; balance of term of enlistment unexpired, 20 mos.

Jewett, Epes. Return of men raised in Essex Co. for Continental service, agreeable
to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780; engaged for town of Ipswich; engaged Feb. 3, 1781;
term, 3 years.

Jewett, Ephraim, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Daniel Rogers's co., which marched on
the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 4 days.

Jewett, Ezra. Private, Capt. Jonathan Minott's co.. Col. Baldwin's regt. ; pay
abstract for mileage from home to headquarters and return, dated Cambridge,
Jan. 12, 1776; mileage (54 miles) allowed said Jewett.

Jewett, Ezra, Jr., Littleton. Private, Capt. Samuel Reed's co. of Minute-men, Col.
William Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,



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Jewett, Ezra, Jr., continued.

18 days; also, 4th Sergeant, Capt. Aaron Jevvett's co.. Col. Samuel Bullard's
regt. ; engaged Aug. 15, 1777 ; service, 3 raos. 4 days, at North river at the time
of taking Gen. Burgoyne; reported died Nov. 18, 1777; company marched to
Saratoga.

Jewett, George, Rowley. Private, Capt. Edward Payson's (Rowley) co. of militia,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 3 days.

Jewett, James, Ipswich. Private, Capt. David Low's co. of volunteers, 3d Essex Co.
regt.; enlisted Sept. 30, 1777; marched Oct. 2, 1777; discharged Nov. 7, 1777;
service, 40 days, in a regiment commanded by Maj. Charles Smith, under Gen.
Gates in Northern department, and in guarding Gen. Burgoyne's army to Pros-
pect Hill ; residence, Ipswich ; company discharged at Cambridge.

Jewett, James. Private, Capt. John Dodge's co., Col. Pickering's regt.; marched
Dec. 16, 1776; discharged March 15, 1777; service, 3 mos. 17 days, including 17
days (340 miles), travel home; also, company receipt for mileage home, given to
Capt. John Dodge, dated Springfield, March 16, 1777.

Jewett, James. 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 Spring-
field, July 6, 1780; age, 24 j-rs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ; complexion, light; engaged
for town of Ipswich ; marched to camp July 6, 1780, under command of Lieut.
Taylor, of 2d Mass. regt. ; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of
Ipswich for service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched June 22,
1780; discharged Jan. 6, 1781; service, 6 mos. 27 days, including travel (240
miles) home.

Jewett, Jedediah,' Roxbury. Capt. John Wright's co.. Col. David Brewer's (9th)
regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, Capt. John Wright's co.. Col.
Rufus Putnam's (late David Brewer's) regt. ; order for bounty coat or its equiva-
lent in money dated Roxbury, Nov. 2, 1775.

Jewett, Jedediah, Townsend. Private, Capt. James Hosley's co. of Minute-men,
Col. William Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to
Cambridge ; service, 9 days ; reported enlisted into the army April 27, 1775 ; also,
Capt. James Hosley's co. of volunteers, Col. Jonathan Reed's regt. ; enlisted Sept.
26,1777; discharged Oct. 29, 1777; service, 1 mo. 4 days; reported formerly served
as Corporal in local militia; company raised in Townsend, Pepperell, and Ashby,
to reinforce army under Maj. Gen. Gates.

Jewett, Jeremiah. Private, Capt. Oliver Titcomb's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of
guards; enlisted Nov. 11, 1777; service to Feb. 2, 1778, 81 days, at Charlestown ;
roll dated Winter Hill ; also, Capt. Oliver Titcomb's co.. Col. Cogswell's regt. ;
enlisted Oct. 10, 1778; discharged Dec. 31, 1778; service, 2 mos. 24 days; com-
pany detached to guard and fortify posts at and about Boston.

Jewett, Jesse, Bolton. Private, Capt. Manassah Sawyer's co.. Col. Dike's regt. ; pay
abstract for mileage from home to Dorchester Heights ; warrant allowed in Council
Sept. 13, 1776; also, Capt. Caleb Brooks's co.. Col. Dike's regt.; muster roll for
Dec, 1776-Feb., 1777 ; enlisted Dec. 1, 1776 ; service guarding stores at and about
Boston; regiment raised to serve until March 1, 1777.

Jewett, John, Tewksbury. Private, Capt. John Minot's co.. Col. Josiah Whitney's
regt. ; arrived at destination May 17, 1777 ; discharged July 9, 1777 ; service, 2
mos. 2 days, at Rhode Island, including 8 days (144 miles) travel to and from
place of destination. Roll dated Warwick Neck.

Jewett, John Cols, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Daniel Rogers's co., which marched on
the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 4 days.



796 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Jewett, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Caleb Kimball's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of
guards ; muster roll for Nov., 1777 ; company detached from militia to guard
Lieut. Gen. Burgoj'ne's army ; also, same co. and regt. ; enlisted Nov. 13, 1777 ;
service to April 3, 1778, 4 mos. 22 days, at Charlestown and Winter Hill.

Jewett, Jonathan. Private ; pay roll for 6 months men detached from militia of the
town of Rowley for service in the Continental Army during 1780 ; marched from
home July 6, 1780; discharged Jan. 10, 1781; service, 6 mos. 16 days, including
travel (240 miles) home; also, receipt dated Boston, June 13, 1782, for bounty
paid said Jewett by David Burpe, Chairman of Class No. 5 of the town of Row-
ley, to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years.

Je-wett, Joseph, Killingly. Private, Capt. Asa Barns's co.. Col. B. Ruggles Wood-
bridge's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted July 20, 1775; service, 11
days.

Jewett, Joseph, Littleton. Private, Lieut. Aquila Jewett's co. of militia, Col. James
Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 2 days;
also, Capt. Aaron Jewett's co., Col. Samuel Bullard's regt.; enlisted Aug. 15,
1777; discharged Nov. 29, 1777; service, 3 mos. 26 days, with Northern army,
including 11 days (220 miles) travel home; company marched to Saratoga.

Jewett, Joseph, Pepperell. Private, Capt. Thomas Warren's co.. Col. Brooks's regt.;
company return dated Oct. 31, 1776, and endorsed " White Plains; " also, Capt.
John Minott's co.. Col. Dike's regt.; muster roll for Dec., 1776-Feb., 1777; en-
listed Dec. 13, 1776; regiment raised to serve until March 1, 1777.

Jewett, Joseph, Rowley. Private, Capt. Edward Payson's (Rowley) co. of militia,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 4 days ; also, Lieut. Moses
Bradstreet's detachment; service, 14 days, in defence of Gloucester harlior; en-
listment, 14 days; account rendered for wages and billeting, dated Rowley, Nov.
15, 1775, and sworn to at Ipswich.

Jewett, Joseph. Private, Capt. John Drury's co.. Col. Ezra Wood's regt. ; enlisted
June 6, 1778; discharged Feb. 10, 1779; service, 8 mos. 4 days; enlistment. 8
months ; company stationed at North river, N. Y. ; also, order on Capt. Potter,
Paymaster, Col. Wood's regt., payable to Amos Allen, dated Lancaster, April 19,
1779, signed by said Jewett and others, for wages for 8 months service.

Jewett, " Maxi," Littleton. Private, Lieut. Aquila Jewett's co. of militia. Col. James
Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 2 days.

Jewett, Moses, Ipswich. Captain of a troop of horse, Col. John Baker's (3d Essex
Co.) regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Medford ; service, 3
days.

Jewett, Moses, Rowley. Private, Capt. Edward Payson's (Rowley) co. of militia,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 3 days.

Jewett, Moses. Private, Capt. Joseph Ilsley's co., Col. Cogswell's regt. ; enlisted
Sept. 28, 1776; discharged Nov. 16, 1776; service, 2 mos. 2 days, including 13
days (260 miles) travel home ; roll dated New Castle ; receipt for payment of
above roll dated at North Castle and signed by Capt. Ilsley ; also, return dated
Boxford, Dec. 8, 1779, of men mustered by John Cushing, Muster Master for
Essex Co., to join the Continental Army for the term of 9 months, agreeable to
resolve of June 9, 1779; also, descriptive list of men raised in Essex Co. in 1779
to serve in the Continental Army ; age, 29 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in. ; complexion,
light; engaged for town of Ipswich ; delivered to Ensign Theophilus Clark; also,
order on Ensign Frye, Paymaster, 9th Mass. regt., payable to Daniel Dike, Jr.,
dated West Point, April 23, 1780, signed by said Jewett, for wages, etc., for ser-
vice in said regiment from Jan. 1, 1780, to April 28, 1780.



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Jewett, Nathaniel, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Waide's co. of volunteers,
Col. John Baker's (3d Essex Co.) regt. ; muster roll dated April 17, 1775; also,
Capt. Nathaniel Wade's co. of Minute-men, which marched April 19, 1775, to
Mystic, on April 20th were ordered to Salem, on the 21st to Ipswich, thence to
headquarters at Cambridge; service to May 10, 1775, 3 weeks; also, Corporal,
Capt. Nathaniel Wade's co. ; company return dated June 5, 1775; reported
advanced; company marched to Cambridge; also, Capt. Wade's co.. Col. Moses
Little's regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; age, 22 yrs. ; enlisted May
10, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Dec. 21,
1775.

Jewett, Nathaniel. 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 6, 1780; age, 2-t yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 8 in.; complexion, light;
engaged for town of Ipswich ; marched to camp July 6, 1780, under command of
Lieut. Taylor, of 2d Mass. regt. ; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the
town of Ipswich for service in the Continental Army during 1780 ; marched June
22, 1780; discharged Jan. 6, 1781; service, 6 mos. 27 days, including travel (240
miles) home.

Jewett, Nehemiah, 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
Medford ; service, 3 days.

Jewett, Nehemiah, Jr., 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 Medford; service, 3 days.

Jewett, Oliver, Bolton. Sergeant, Capt. Robert Longley's co., Col. Asa Whitcomb's
regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 3, 1775; service, 3 mos. 6
days; also, company receipt for wages for Aug., 1775, dated Prospect Hill; also,
company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or its equiva-
lent in money dated Charlestown, Dec. 21, 1775.

Jewett, Paul, Rowley. Private, Capt. Silas Adams's co.. Col. Titcomb's regt. ; ser-
vice, 2 mos. ; 9 days (180 miles) travel allowed to and from place of rendezvous ;
roll dated June 29, 1777, and endorsed "2 Months service at R Island;" also,
Capt. Benjamin Adams's co.. Col. Johnson's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 15, 1777 ; dis-
charged Oct. 23, 1777 ; service, 2 mos. 10 days, in Northern department.

Jewett, Purchase, Ipswich. Private, Capt. Daniel Rogers's co., which marched on
the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 4 days.

Jewett, Richard Dummer. Quarter Master, Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt.; engaged
April 1, 1778; discharged Jan. 4, 1779; service, 9 mos. 4 days, at Rhode Island;
also, same regt. ; muster roll dated East Greenwich, Sept. 17, 1778; reported on
furlough; also, same regt. ; muster rolls dated East Greenwich, Oct. 14, and Nov.
6, 1778; also, certificate dated Ipswich, Jan. 18, 1779, signed by Col. Nathaniel
Wade, certifying that said Jewett and others served in Capt. Simeon Brown's co.,
Col. Wade's regt., at Providence until Jan. 1, 1779, to the credit of the town of
Ipswich, agreeable to resolve of June 10, 1778; also, Lieutenant; list of officers
appointed to command men detached from militia to reinforce Continental Army
for 3 months, agreeable to resolve of June 22, 1780; commissioned July 14, 1780;
reported detached from Col. Wade's (Essex Co.) regt.; also, 2d Lieutenant (also
given Quarter Master) ; Capt. Benjamin Gould's co., Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt. ;
engaged July 6, 1780; discharged Oct. 10, 1780; service, 3 mos. 17 days, including
12 days (240 miles) travel home; regiment raised in Essex Co. to reinforce Con-
tinental Army for 3 months.



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Jewett, Samuel, Hollis. Private, Capt. Reuben Dow's co.. Col. William Prescott's
regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 25, 1775; service, 3 raos. 14
days.

Jewett, Samuel, Lancaster. Private, Capt. William Warner's co., Col. Josiah Whit-
ney's regt.; abstract for advance pay, mileage, etc., dated Camp at Hull, June
18, 1776; mileage (42 miles) allowed said Jewett; also, petition dated Camp at
Hull, Sept. 17, 1776, signed by said Jewett and others belonging to battalion sta-
tioned at Hull, asking for increase and payment of wages; also, Private, Capt.
William Warner's co.. Col. Josiah Whitney's regt.; enlisted May 17, 1776; ser-
vice to Nov. 1, 1776, 5 mos. 15 days ; also, same co. and regt. ;. pay roll for Nov.,
1776, certified at Boston ; also, Capt. John Drury's co.. Col. Ezra Wood's regt. ;
enlisted June 6, 1778; discharged Feb. 10, 1779; service, 8 raos. 4 days; enlist-
ment, 8 months ; company stationed at North river, N. Y. ; also, order on Capt.
Potter, Paymaster, Col. Wood's regt., payable to Amos Allen, dated Lancaster,
April 19, 1779, signed by said Jewett and others, for wages for 8 months service.

Jewett, Samuel, Petersham (also given Exeter). Capt. Joel Fletcher's co., Col.
Ephraim Doolittle's regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said Jewett and
others, dated Camp near Charlestown Road, June 8, 1775; also, Corporal, same
CO. and regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 27, 1775; service, 3
mos. 12 days ; also, company return dated Winter Hill, Oct. 6, 1775.

Jewett, Samuel. Private, Capt. Timothy Jackman's detachment, which marched by
order of Selectmen and Committee of Safety of Rowley to guard Gloucester har-
bor and the brig "Nancy" brought in by Capt. Manley; service, 5 days. Roll
sworn to at Watertown, Dec. 19, 1775.

Jewett, Stephex, Lanesborough. Sergeant, Capt. Asa Barns's co.. Col. B. Rnggles
Woodbridge's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 17, 1775; ser-
vice, 2 mos. 16 days.

Jewett, Stephen, Rowley. Sergeant, Capt. Thomas Mighill's (Rowley) co. of
Minute-men, which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 5 days ; also,
Capt. Thomas Mighill's (1st) co., Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin's (late Col. Ger-
rish's) 38th regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted April 24, 1775 ; service,
3 mos. 15 days; also, company return dated Sewall's Point, Sept. 26, 1775.

Jewett, Timothy. Private, Capt. David Wheeler's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's
regt. ; service, 8 days ; company marched from Lanesborough to Manchester Oct.
12, 1780.

Jewett, Will., Lancaster. Private, Capt. John Prescott's co., which marched on the
alarm of April 19, 1775, to Cambridge; service, 9 days.

Jewetts, Charles, Pembroke. Private, Capt. James Hatch's co. of Minute-men,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, from West Parish in Pembroke to



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