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Biglo's regt.; term, 3 years; also, list of men mustered by Thomas Newhall,
Muster Master for Worcester Co. ; Capt. Barnes's co.. Col. Bigelow's regt. ; mus-
tered Aug. 1, 1777; also, Private, Capt. Daniel Barnes's co.. Col. Timothy Bige-
low's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from May 15, 1777, to



IX THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 825

Johnson, Edward (also given Edavard, Ji-.), continued.

June 1, 1779; reported exchanged for Asa Johnson; also, same co. and regt. ;
muster roll for Jan. -Aug., 1777, dated Van Schalck's Island and sworn to in
Camp near Stillwater; enlisted May 15, 1777; reported sicli at Great Barrington;
also, same co. and regt. ; return dated Feb. 2, 1778 ; mustered by Continental
Muster Master; also, (late) Capt. Barns's co.. Col. Bigelow's regt. ; muster roll
for March and April, 1779, dated Providence ; reported on command at Newtown.

Johnson, Edward (also given Edmond), Lenox (also given Stockbridge). Return of
men raised to serve in the Continental Army; residence, Lenox; engaged for
town of Lenox; joined Capt. Stoddard's co.. Col. Vose's regt.; also. Sergeant,
Capt. Orringh Stoddard's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's regt.; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1780; residence, Stockljridge ;
credited to town of Lenox; also, same co. and regt.; muster roll for Dec, 1777,
sworn to at Camp near Valley Forge; enlisted Dec. 9, 1776; enlistment, during
war ; reported on furlough ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay rolls for Nov. and
Dec, 1778, Jan., March, and April, 1779, dated Providence; also, descriptive list
dated Feb. 3, 1781 ; Capt. Noah Allen's co., 1st Mass. regt. ; age, 43 yrs. ; stature,
5 ft. 9 in.; complexion, dark; hair, black; birthplace, Litchfield, Conn.; resi-
dence, Stockbridge; enlisted Jan. 1, 1777, by Capt. Stoddard at Stockbridge;
enlistment, during war ; also. Sergeant, Capt. Noah Allen's co., Col. Joseph Vose's
(1st) regt.; muster rolls for Jan. -May, 1781, dated Garrison at West Point; re-
ported sick at Stockbridge Jan. -April, 1781, sick and al^sent in May, 1781; also,
muster roll for June, 1781; also, muster roll for July, 1781, dated Camp near
Dobbs's Ferry; also, muster rolls for Aug. and Sept., 1781, dated Camp at
Peekskill ; also, musterrolls for Oct. and Nov., 1781, dated Quarters, York Hutts ;
reported sick at Stockbridge from June, 1781 ; also, muster rolls for Jan.-March,
1782, dated Quarters, York Hutts; reported on command at King's Ferry in Feb.
and March, 1782 ; also, list of men entitled to $20 or 200 acres of land, agreeable to
resolve of March 5, 1801 ; 2d Mass. regt.

Johnson, Edward, Lynn. Private, Capt. William Farrington's (2d Lynn) co. of
militia, which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, towards Concord ; service,

2 days.

Johnson, Edward, Lynn. Private ; list of men belonging to Lynn, now called Lynn,
Lynnfield, and Saugus, who served at Concord battle and elsewhere [year not
given] .

Johnson, Edward, Lynn. Lieutenant; list of men belonging to Lynn, now called
Lynn, Lynnfield, and Saugus, who served at Concord battle and elsewhere [year
not given] .

Johnson, Edward (also given Edward, Jr.), Northborough. Private, Capt. Samuel
Wood's CO. of Minute-men, Gen. Ward's regt., which marched on the alarm of
April 19, 1775 ; service, 7 days ; reported enlisted into the army ; also, Capt.
Samuel Wood's co.. Col. Jonathan Ward's regt.; order for advance pay, signed
by said Johnson and others, dated Cambridge, June 13, 1775 ; also. Private, same
CO. and regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 26, 1775; service,

3 mos. 13 days ; also, company return dated Dorchester, Oct. 7, 1775 ; also, order
for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Dorchester, Jan. 5, 1776.

Johnson, Edward. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Samuel King's co. ; company receipt for
advance pay for one month, dated Salem, Sept. 25, 1775 ; also, same co. ; engaged
July 14, 1775; service, 6 mos. 2 days; company stationed at Salem and Lynn for
defence of seacoast.

Johnson, Edavard. Company receipt, given to Capt. Jonathan Houghton, for wages
for Oct. and Nov., 1776, and travel home, dated Bolton ; also, Private, Capt.
Jonathan Houghton's co,, Col. Smith's regt. ; list of men [year not given] .



826 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

John-son, Edward, Jr., Lynn. Private, Capt. William Farrington's (2d Lynn) co. of
militia, which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, towards Concord ; service,

2 days.

Johnson, Eleazer, Jr. Petition dated Newburyport, Oct. 7, 1776, signed by said
Johnson, in behalf of Tristram Dalton and Stephen Hooper, of Newburyport,
asking that he be commissioned as commander of the brigantine " Dalton " (pri-
vateer) ; ordered in Council Oct. 10, 1776, that a commission be issued.

Johnson, Elijah, Southborough. Private, Capt. Josiah Fay's co. of Minute-men and
militia, which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 13 days ; also,
Capt. Seth Newton's co.. Col. Whitney's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 21, 1777 ; discharged
Aug. 26 (also given Aug. 27), 1777 ; service, 6 days, on an alarm at Bennington;
horse hire and mileage home (80 miles) allowed ; company proceeded from South-
borough to Hadley on horses by order of the Brigadier.

Johnson, Elijah, Stoughtonham. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the
Continental Army for the term of 6 months, agreeal)le to resolve of June 5, 1780,
returned as received of Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at
Springfield, July 10, 1780; age, 20 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in.; complexion, light;
engaged for town of Stoughtonham ; arrived at Springfield July 9, 1780 ; 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 Stoughtonham for service in the
Continental Army during 1780; marched July 4, 1780; discharged Dec. 13, 1780;
service, 5 mos. 20 days, including travel (220 miles) home.

Johnson, Elijah. Corporal, Capt. Zadok Bufflnton's co.. Col. Samuel Johnson's
regt. ; engaged Aug. 15, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 30, 1777, at Cambridge ; service,

3 mos. 16 days, at the Northward. Roll sworn to at Salem.

Johnson, Elijah. Corporal, Capt. Joseph Richards's co. ; entered service Aug. 11,
1779; discharged Sept. 13 (also given Sept. 11), 1779; service, 1 mo. 3 days ; com-
pany formed part of a detachment of 400 men which marched to Rhode Island to
serve for 1 month under Capt. Samuel Fisher. Roll dated Stoughton.

Johnson, Elijah. List of prisoners brought to Marblehead in the cartel " Pacific" to
be exchanged for British prisoners, as returned by Thomas Stone, Commissary
[year not given] ; said Johnson, Private of Marines, reported as having been
taken in the schooner " General Gates " (privateer) by the British brig " Hope."

Johnson, Elijah, Jr. List of men drafted from Capt. Squire Millard's (2d Warwick)
CO. Sept. 28 [year not given] .

Johnson, Eliphalet. Private, Capt. James Endicott's co. ; enlisted March 20, 1778;
discharged April 5 (also given April 6), 1778; service, 18 days, under Col. Wil-
liam Mcintosh; company marched to Roxbury March 20, 1778; roll dated
Stoughton; also, Sergeant, Capt. Samuel Holden's co.. Col. Ebenezer Thayer's
regt.; engaged July 23, 1780; discharged Oct. 30, 1780; service, 3 mos. 10 days;
regiment raised in Suffolk Co. to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Johnson, Elisha, HoUiston. Private, Capt. Jacob Miller's co.. Col. Ephraim Doo-
little's (24th) regt. ; company return dated Camp at Winter Hill, Oct. 6, 1775 ;
also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp at Winter Hill,
Oct. 31, 1775.

Johnson, Elisha, HoUiston. Corporal, Capt. Aaron Gardner's co.. Col. Brooks's
regt.; company return endorsed "1776;" reported sent with the wounded; also
reported in the country.

Johnson, Elisha, Leominster. Private, (late) Capt. James Myrick's co.. Col. Nathan
Sparhawk's regt. ; enlisted Oct. 13, 1778; discharged Dec. 12, 1778; service, 2 mos.
2 days ; company raised to serve at and about Boston until Jan. 1, 1779.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 827



Johnson, Elisha. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Ingalsbe's co., Col. Job Cushing's regt.;
enlisted Sept. 12,1777; discharged Oct. 23, 1777; service, 1 mo. 19 (also given
21) days, in Northern department, including 8 days (160 miles) travel home.
Roll sworn to in Worcester Co.

Johnson, Elisha. Private; list of men detached to go to Rhode Island to serve for 27
days, dated Medway, Aug. 15, 1778.

Johnson, Elisha, Jr., HoUiston. Private, Capt. John Lealand's co. of Minute-men,
Col. Abijah Pierce's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Cam-
bridge; service, 11 days.

Johnson, Enoch, Needham. Private, Capt. Joseph Morse's co., Col. John Paterson's
regt.; company return [probably Oct., 1775].

Johnson, Enoch. Private, Capt. Benjamin Barns's co.. Col. David Moseley's (Hamp-
shire Co.) regt.; service, 6 days; company marched to quell the mob at
Northampton June 12 and June 16, 1782.

Johnson, Ephraim, Andover. Private, Capt. Benjamin Ames's co. of Minute-men,
Col. James Frye's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,
7 days; also, Capt. Benjamin Ames's co.. Col. James Frye's regt. ; return of men
in camp at Cambridge, dated May 17, 1775; also, company return dated Oct. 6,
1775.

Johnson, Ephraim, Leominster. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Conti-
nental Army for the term of 6 months, agreeable to resolve of June 5, 1780, re-
turned as received of Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at
Springfield, July 12, 1780 ; age, 17 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ; complexion, ruddy ;
engaged for town of Leominster ; marched to camp July 12, 1780, under command
of Ensign Gilbert; 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 Toto-
way, Oct. 25, 1780 ; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of
Leominster for service in the Continental Army during 1780 ; marched July 8,
1780 ; discharged Jan. 12, 1781 ; service, 6 mos. 15 days, including travel (200 miles)
home; also, receipt dated Leominster, May 31, 1781, for bounties paid said John-
son and others by the town of Leominster 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 count.y ; Capt. Wilder's co.. Col. Rand's regt. ;
age, 18 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 10 in. ; complexion, light; occupation, farmer; engaged
for town of Leominster; engaged May 14, 1781 ; term, 3 years.

Johnson, Ephraim. Private, Capt. Thomas Whipple's co. of guards ; service between
April 20, 1780, and Dec. 20, 1780, 2 mos. 16 days ; company raised for 8 months
and stationed at Rutland.

Johnson, Ezekiel, Plympton. Private, Capt. John Bradford's co.. Col. Theophilus
Cotton's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 2, 1775; service,
3 mos. 7 days; also, company return dated Oct. 7, 1775; also, order for bounty
coat or its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Nov. 9, 1775; also, Private, Capt.
James Harlow's co.. Col. Simeon Cary's regt.; enlisted Feb. 5, 1776; service to
time of marching, 2 days.

Johnson, Ezekiel. Private, Capt. John Bradley's co.. Col. Benjamin Gill's regt. ;
enlisted Aug. 14, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 28 days, including 12 days (240 miles)
travel home; company marched to Manchester, Yt., to join Northern army.
Roll sworn to in Suffolk Co.

Johnson, Ezra. List of prisoners sent from Newport, R. I., in the prison ship " Lord
Sandwich " and landed at Bristol March 7, 1778 ; reported a Prize Master's Mate.



828 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAn.ORS

Johnson, Francis, Jr., Woburn. Private, Capt. Samuel Belknap's co., which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, from Woburn to Concord, thence to
Cambridge; service, 6 days; company served until formation of army; also,
return of tlie train band of the 1st Woburn co. under Capt. Josiah Johnson, made
by Abijah Thompson, Clerk, dated April 30, 177o.

Johnson, Frederick, Great Barrington. Return of men drafted from Berkshire Co.
militia to march to Horse Neck under command of Col. Benjamin Simonds [year
not given], but who failed to join regiment; drafted from Great Barrington;
drafted into Capt. King's co.

Johnson, Frederick. Private, Sergt. Jonathan Brooks's detachment of Woburn
militia raised to serve as guards from Jan. 25, 1779, to March 1, 1779, 1 mo. 7
days, at Bunker Hill.

Johnson, George (also given George, Jr.), Falmouth, Cumberland Co. Private,
Capt. John Brackett's co. of Minute-men, which marched April 21, 1775, in re-
sponse to the alarm of April 19, 1775, to headquarters; service, 5 days; also,
Capt. John Brackett's co.. Col. Edmund Phinney's (31st) regt. ; billeting allowed
from date of enlistment. May 10, 1775, to date of marching from Falmouth to
headquarters, July 3, 1775; credited with 7 weeks 5 days allowance; also, com-
pany return dated Sept. 29, 1775, including abstract of pay from the last of July,
1775; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Fort No. 2,
Cambridge, Oct. 24, 1775.

Johnson, George, Littleton. Private, 2d co.. Col. John Bailey's regt.; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to March 12, 1777; residence,
Littleton ; reported deserted March 12, 1777 ; also, Capt. Samuel Darby's co., Col.
John Bailey's regt. ; company return dated Camp at Valley Forge, Jan. 25, 1778;
reported deserted.

Johnson, George. Private, Capt. Francis Felton's (Marblehead) co. ; service from
Sept. 1, 1776, to Nov. 15, 1776, 2 mos. 15 days, in defence of seacoast.

Johnson, George. Seaman, brigantine " Massachusetts," commanded by Capt. John
Fisk ; engaged March 7, 1777 ; discharged July 31, 1777 ; service, 4 mos. 24 days ;
roll dated Boston ; also, pay roll for same service, dated Salem ; also, same vessel
and commander; engaged July 31,1777; discharged Oct. 16,1777; roll dated
Boston.

Johnson, George. Seaman, ship " Union," Richard James, Master, bound on voyage
from Falmouth to France; portage bill made up for advance pay for 1 month,
dated Boston, Dec. -, 1777; engaged Dec. 19, 1777.

Johnson, Gideon. Private, Capt. David Copp's co. ; copy of a return of men stationed
at Pierce's Island Nov. 5, 1775.

Johnson, Guy, Nobletown (also given Sheffield). Private, Capt. John McKinstry's co..
Col. John Paterson's (26th) regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also,
order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Fort No. 3, Charlestown,
Oct. 26, 1775 ; also, return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army probably
from Capt. Noble's co.. Col. Ashley's regt. ; residence, Sheffield ; engaged for
town of Sheffield; joined Capt. Bartlett's co.. Col. Weston's (Wesson's) regt.;
term, 3 years; also, Private, Lieut. Col. Milieu's co., Col. J;imes Wesson's regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from June 14, 1777, to Dec. 12, 1779;
reported discharged ; also, (late) Capt. Samuel Bartlett's co.,Col. Wesson's regt. ;
return of men who were in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777.

Johnson, Har. Private, Capt. David Goodwin's co.. Col. Cogswell's regt.; enlisted
Sept. 24, 1778; discharged Dec. 31, 1778; service, 3 mos. 9 days; company de-
tached to guard and fortify posts at and about Boston.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 829



Johnson, Harmon (also given Herman), Taunton. Private, Capt. Josiah King's co..
Col. D. Brewer's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 20, 1775;
service, 1 mo. 2 weeks; also, Capt. Josiah King's co., Col. Rufus Putnam's (late
Brewer's) 9th regt. ; order for bounty coat or its equivalent in mone.y dated Camp
at lloxbury, Dec. 2, 1775; also, Private, Capt. Jacob Fuller's co.. Col. John
Jacobs's regt. ; enlisted July 26, 1778 ; service, 5 mos. 7 days, at Rhode Island ;
enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1779.

Johnson, Henry, Boston. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Belcher's co.. Col. Nathaniel
Wade's regt.; enlisted July 20, 1778; reported a prisoner Aug. 5, 1778; company
stationed at Rhode Island for 6 months from July 1, 1778; also, Capt. John Cut-
ler's CO., Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt.; enlisted July 24, 1778; service, 5 mos. 11
days, at Rhode Island; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated East Green-
wich, Sept. 17, 1778 ; reported confined ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll
dated East Greenwich, Nov. 6, 1778 ; reported sick in hospital ; also, same co. and
regt. ; muster rolls sworn to at East Greenwich, Nov. 13, and Dec. 1, 1778 ; enlist-
ment to expire Jan. 1, 1779; also, list dated Boston, Feb. 11, 1779, of men de-
tached from Col. Jabez Hatch's (Boston) regt. by order of Brig. Gen. Lovel to
serve at Providence, R. I., and mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for
Suffolk Co.

Johnson, Henry, Boston. Petition dated Boston, March 22, 1779, signed by Henry
Mitchell, asking that said Johnson be commissioned as commander of the ship
" Cadwallader " (privateer); ordered in Council March 23, 1779, that a com-
mission be issued ; also, petition dated Boston, June 8, 1780, signed by said John-
son, in behalf of Simeon Mayo and others, of Boston, asking that said Johnson
be commissioned as commander of the bi'igantine " Minerva " (privateer) ; ordered
in Council June 8, 1780, that a commission be issued; also, petition [date not
given], signed by Paul Dudley Sargent and Gustavus Fellows, of Boston, in be-
half of themselves and others, asking that said Johnson, of Boston, be commis-
sioned as commander of the sloop " Yankee " (privateer).

Johnson, Henry, Williamstown. List of men raised for the 6 months service and re-
turned 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
Williamstown for service in the Continental Army during 1780 ; marched June
29, 1780; discharged Dec. 30, 1780; service, 6 raos. 9 days; reported discharged
132 miles from home.

Johnson, Henry. Private, Capt. Enoch Noble's co.. Col. Ezra Wood's regt. ; enlisted
May 15, 1778; discharged Feb. 7, 1779; service, 8 mos. 19 days, at North river;
enlistment, 8 months from time of arrival at Peekskill.

Johnson, Henry. Private, Capt. Samuel Clark's co.. Col. Powel's (Berkshire Co.)
regt.; enlisted July 22, 1779; discharged Aug. 26, 1779; service, 1 mo. 12 days,
at New Haven, Conn., including 7 days (131 miles) travel home. Roll sworn to
at Lanesborough.

Johnson, Henry. Sergeant, Capt. Samuel Sloan's co.. Col. Asa Barns's regt. ; ser-
vice between Oct. 11 and Oct. 28, 1781, 14 days ; company marched from Berkshire
Co. to Saratoga by order of Gen. Stark on an alarm.

Johnson, Henry. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for
Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Feb. 14, 1779 ; Capt. Knapp's co.. Col. Shepard's regt. ;
also. Private, Capt. Field's co., Col. William Sheppard's regt. ; Continental Army
pay accounts for service from Jan. 12, 1779, to Dec. 31, 1779; also. Colonel's co.,
Col. William Shepard's regt.; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated
Providence; enlisted Jan. 7 (also given Jan. 11), 1779; enlistment, 3 years; re-
ported transferred to Capt. Wright's [Light] Infantry co. ; also, Capt. John
Wright's [Light] Infantry co.. Col. Shepard's (3d) regt.; muster roll for March



830 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Johnson, Henrt, continued.

and April, 1779, dated Providence; reported on command at S. Kingston; also,
Lieut. Colonel's co.. Col. William Shepard's (4th) regt. ; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780 ; also, same co. and regt. ;
return for gratuity, dated Highlands, Feb. 24, 1780 ; gratuity paid said Johnson
Jan. 29, 1780 ; also, Lieut. Colonel's co., 4th Mass. regt. ; return made up for the
year 1780, dated West Point; enlisted Oct. 1, 1779; enlistment, during war ; re-
ported a transient; also, Capt. Elnathan Haskell's co., Col. William Shepard's
(4th) regt. ; muster roll for May, 1781, dated West Point; also, muster rolls for
June-Sept., 1781 ; also, muster rolls for Oct., 1781-Feb., 1782, dated York Hutts;
a^so, list of United States pensioners made up to Dec. 31, 1787, as returned by
John Lucas, Commissary of Pensions; Capt. Haskell's co., 4th Mass. regt. ; age,
34 yrs. ; disabled by a musket ball in the left hand ; pensioned Jan. 11, 1783 ; re-
ported discharged Aug. 30, 1786, preferring a discharge to doing duty when
required.

Johnson, Henry. Marine ; agreement signed by said Johnson and others, engaging
themselves to serve on board the sloop " Winthrop," commanded by Capt. George
Little, for the term of 6 months from time of sailing from Boston, unless sooner
discharged ; engaged March 22 [year not given] .

Johnson, Hezekiah, Roxbury. Fifer ; order on Paymaster General, payable to Joseph
Shurtleff, Quarter Master, endorsed " Hull, July 15, 1776," signed by said John-
son and others belonging to Capt. Andrew Haskell's co., Col. Marshall's regt.,
for advance pay for 1 month, travel allowance, etc. ; also, Capt. Andrew Has-
kell's CO., Col. Thomas Marshall's regt.; enlisted June 13, 1776; service to Dec.
1, 1776, 5 mos. 19 days; also, Drummer, Capt. Asahel Wheeler's co.. Col. Jona-
than Read's regt. ; engaged Sept. 28, 1777 ; service, 41 days, with Northern army.

Johnson, Hugh, Pelhara. Descriptive list of men raised in Hampshire Co. 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 20, 1778, to be delivered to Gen. Warner, at
Fishkill, by Mr. Johnson, according to an order signed by Noah Goodman, Super-
intendent for said county, dated South Hadley, June 17, 1778; Capt. Thomson's
CO., Col. Porter's regt. ; age, 50 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ; hair, brown ; residence,
Pelham ; arrived at Fishkill June 22, 1778 ; reported rejected by the Muster Master
General as unfit for service.

Johnson, Hugh. Private, Capt. Benjamin Bonney's co., Col. Samuel Brewer's regt.;
pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., dated Chesterfield, March 13, 1777 ; 160
miles travel allowed said Johnson ; company marched to Ticonderoga to reinforce
Northern army.

Johnson, Hugh. Corporal, Capt. David Cowden's co., 4th Hampshire Co. regt.;
marched Aug. 17, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 20, 1777 ; service, 6 days, including 3
days (60 miles) travel home ; company marched under command of Lieut. Col.
Ruggles Woodbridge on the alarm at Bennington of Aug. 17, 1777.

Johnson, Hugh. Private, Capt. Abner Pomeroy's co.. Col. Ezra Wood's regt. ; ser-
vice, 5 mos. 21 days ; company raised for 8 months, agreeable to resolve of April
20, 1778, and marched to state of New York ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay roll
for Aug., 1778; said Johnson allowed 25 days service, being 3 days preceding
march, 8 days (160 miles) travel, and 14 days in camp; also, same co. and regt. ;
pay rolls for Sept., Oct., and Dec., 1778; also, same co. and regt.; pay roll for
Jan. and part of Feb., 1779; said Johnson allowed 17 days service, being 9 days
in camp and 8 days (160 miles) travel home.

Johnson, Ichahod, Freetown. Private, Capt. Levi Rounsewell's co. of Minute-men,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 3 days. Roll dated Rox-
bury Camp.



m THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 831

Johnson, Ichabod, "VVoburn. Private, Capt. John Wood's co., Col. Paul Dudley Sar-
gent's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 20, 1775 [service not
given] ; reported deserted ; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; reported
deserted.

Johnson, Ichabod, Woburn. Fifer, Capt. Thomas Hovey's co., Col. Nathan Tyler's
regt.; enlisted July 14, 1779; discharged Dec. 18, 1779; service, 5 mos. 10 days,
at Rhode Island ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay roll for Dec, 1779, allowing 1 mo.
5 days service at Rhode Island, travel (100 miles) included ; also,\ist 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 15, 1780;
age, 16 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in.; complexion, ruddy; engaged for town of
"Woburn; marched to camp July 15, 1780, under command of Capt. James
Cooper ; 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,



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