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son's regt., sworn to in Middlesex Co., June 5, 1778; rations allowed said John-
son from Aug. 14 [1777J to Dec. 12 [1777] ; credited with 240 rations.

Johnson, Samuel, Ballstown (also given Bristol and New Chester). Return of men
raised to serve in the Continental Army from 5th Suffolk Co. regt., as returned by
Col. Ebenezer Thayer, Jr. ; residence, Ballstown ; engaged for town of Braintree ;
joined Capt. Langdon's co.. Col. H. Jackson's regt. ; term, 3 years ; also. Private,
Colonel's co.. Col. Henry Jackson's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for
service from Oct. 11, 1777, to Sept. 8, 1779; residence, Bristol; reported deserted
Sept. 8, 1779; also, Lieut. Hodijah Bayles's co. of grenadiers. Col. Henry Jack-
son's regt.; pay roll for Feb., 1778, dated "Gulph;" also, Lieut. Hodijah
Bayles's co., Col. Jackson's regt.; pay roll for June, 1778, dated Providence;
also, Lieut. John Hobby's co., Col. Jackson's regt. ; pay roll for July and Aug.,
1778, sworn to at Providence ; also, Lieut. John Hobby's co. of grenadiers, Col.
Jackson's regt.; pay rolls for Sept. and Dec, 1778, sworn to at Pawtuxet; also,
Lieut. John Holiby's co.. Col. Jackson's regt.; pay roll for March, 1779, sworn
to in Garrison at Pawtuxet ; also, 1st co. commanded by Capt. Lieut. John Hobby,
Col. Jackson's regt. ; muster roll for April, 1779, dated Pawtuxet; enlisted Oct.
10, 1777; also, same co. and regt.; company return dated Camp at Providence,
Julv 9, 1779; enlisted Oct. 1, 1777; residence. New Chester; also, same co. and



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Johnson, S.vmuel, continued.

regt. ; pay roll for July, 1779, sworn to at Camp Providence ; also, return certified
at Camp near Morristown, April 30, 1780, of officers and men belonging to Col.
Lee's, Col. Henley's, and Col. Jackson's regts., and men belonging to Massa-
chusetts in Col. Henry Sherburne's regt., who were incorporated into a regiment
under the command of Col. Henry Jackson, agreeable to the arrangement of
April 9, 1779; Colonel's co. ; rank. Private; residence, Bristol; engaged Oct. 11,
1777; term, 3 years; reported deserted Sept. 8, 1779.

Johnson, Samuel, Hardwick. Descriptive list of men raised in Worcester Co. for the
term of 9 months from the time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable to resolve of
April 20, 1778 ; Capt. Page's co.. Col. Converse's regt. ; age, 22 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft.
6 in. ; complexion, light; residence, Hardwick ; arrived at Fishkill June 4, 1778;
also, list of men returned as mustered by Henry Rutgers, Jr., Deputy Muster
Master, dated Fishkill, Aug. 1, 1778 ; engaged for town of Hardwick ; reported as
serving in room of Jeduthan Fay.

Johnson, Samuel, Hopkinton. Drummer, Capt. John Homes's (Hopkinton) co., Col.
Samuel Bullard'sregt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Roxbury ;
service, 6 days.

Johnson, Samuel, Lancaster. Receipt dated Hull, June 22, 1776, signed by said
Johnson and others belonging to Capt. William Warner's co., for advance pay for
1 month, etc. ; also, Private, Capt. William Warner's co.. Col. Josiah Whitney's
regt. ; service from May 17, 1776, 4 days preceding march, to Aug. 1, 1776, 2 mos.
15 days; also, same co. and regt.; service from Aug. 1, 1776, to Nov. 1, 1776;
also, same co. and regt.; pay roll for Nov., 1776, etc., certified at Boston; also,
Capt. Joseph Sargent's co.. Col. Josiah Whitney's regt. ; pay abstract for mileage,
dated June 22, 1777; mileage (88 miles) allowed said Johnson; also, Private, in
a company commanded by Capt. Joseph Sargent, of Princeton ; service from May
5, 1777, to July 12, 1777, 67 days, at Rhode Island; company drafted from Col.
Josiah Whitney's and Col. Stearns's regts. and marched to serve under Gen.
Spencer; also, Corporal, Capt. William Greenleaf's co.. Col. Job Cushing's regt. ;
engaged Sept. 3, 1777; discharged Nov. 29, 1777; service, 3 mos. 7 days, with
Northern army, including 11 days (212 miles) travel home; also, Capt. John
White's CO., Col. Abijah Stearns's regt. ; engaged April 1, 1778 ; discharged July
2, 1778 ; service, 3 mos. 4 days, at and about Boston ; 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 13, 1780 ; age, 22 yrs. ; stature, 6 ft. ; com-
plexion, ruddy; engaged for town of Lancaster; marched to camp July 13, 1780,
under command of Capt. Thomas Pritchard; 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
belonging to the town of Lancaster raised for service in the Continental Array
during 17S0; marched from home to West Point July 12, 1780; discharged Dec.
28, 1780 ; service, 5 mos. 16 days ; travel 10 days (200 miles) allowed.

Johnson, Samuel, Lunenburg. Private, Capt. George Kimball's co., which marched
April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 6 days; also,
Capt. John Fuller's co., Col. Asa Whitcomb's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1,
1775; enlisted April 25, 1775; service, 3 mos. ^ day; also, company receipts for
wages for Aug. and Sept., 1775, dated Camp at Prospect Hill; a^so, company
return dated Oct. 6, 1775.

Johnson, Samuel, Shrewsbury. Descriptive list of men raised in Worcester Co. for
the term of 9 months from the time of their arrival at Fishkill ; Capt. Inglesbee's
CO., Col. Cushing's regt.; age, 19 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 10 in.; complexion, dark;
residence, Shrewsbury ; arrived at Fishkill June 7, 1778 ; also, list of men returned
as mustered by Henry Rutgers, Jr., Deputy Muster Master, dated Fishkill, Aug. 1,



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Johnson, Samuel, continued

1778; engaged for town of Shrewsbury; also. Private, Capt. Samuel King's co-,
Col. Thomas Marshall's (10th) regt. ; muster rolls for Jan. and March, 1779,
dated West Point; enlisted June 7, 1778; discharged March 7, 1779; enlistment,
9 months ; reported on command in wagon service in Jan., 1779.

Johnson, Samuel, Woburn. Private, Capt. Joshua Walker's co.. Col. David Greene's
(2d Middlesex Co.) regt., which marched probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775;
service, 6 days ; also, list of men probably belonging to 2d Parish in Woburn,
dated May 8, 1775; also, Private, Capt. Caleb Brooks's co.. Col. Nicholas Dike's
regt.; pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., to and from camp, dated Boston,
Nov. 27, 1776, and endorsed " at Dochester Heights ; " mileage (44 miles) allowed
said Johnson.

Johnson, Samuel, Worcester. List of men mustered to serve at Rhode Island until
Jan. 1, 1780, as returned by Thomas Newhall, Muster Master for Worcester Co. ;
Capt. Lovell's co., Col. Denny's regt. ; mustered June 26, 1779 ; engaged for town
of Worcester; also, Private, Capt. Thomas Fish's co.. Col. Nathan Tyler's regt.;
enlisted June 29, 1779; discharged Dec. 17, 1779; service, 5 mos. 23 days, at
Rhode Island ; roll sworn to at Newport ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay roll for
Dec, 1779, sworn to at Newport, allowing 1 mo. 4 days service at Rhode Island,
travel (80 miles) included.

Johnson, Samuel. Private, Capt. Oliver Belding's co., Maj. Caleb Hyde's detachment
of militia ; enlisted July 8, 1777 ; discharged July 26, 1777 ; service, 19 days, in
Northern department.

Johnson, Samuel. Sergeant, Capt. Aaron Rowley's co., Col. John Ashley's detach-
ment of Berkshire Co. militia; entered service July 22, 1777; discharged Aug. 13,
1777; service, 23 days; company raised for service at Stillwater.

Johnson, Samuel. Petition addressed to the General Court, dated Concord, Sept. 30,
1777, signed by said Johnson and others who were drafted to guard Continental
stores at Little Cambridge, Concord, Sudbury, etc., under Capt. Isaac Woods,
asking for additional wages ; petition endorsed " Leave to withdraw."

Johnson, Samuel. Private, Capt. Silas Wild's co.. Col. Brooks's regt. of guards ; en-
listed Nov. 12, 1777 ; service to April 3, 1778, 4 mos. 22 days, at Cambridge, guard-
ing troops of convention.

Johnson, Samuel. Lieutenant, Capt. Anthony Post's co. of artificers, annexed to the
artillery by order of Gen. Knox ; service from April 1, 1778, to May 1, 1778, 1 mo.

Johnson, Samuel. Private, Capt. Joshua Whitney's co., Col. Josiah Whitney's regt. ;
service from July 31, 1778, to Sept. 14, 1778, 1 mo. 18 days, at Rhode Island,
including 3 days (52 miles) travel home. Roll dated Worcester.

Johnson, Samuel. Seaman, ship "General Putnam," commanded by Capt. Daniel
Waters; engaged July 8 (also given July 10), 1779; service to Sept. 7, 1779, 1 mo.
29 days, on Penobscot expedition. Roll sworn to in Suffolk Co.

Johnson, Samuel. Private, Capt. Daniel Sullivan's co. of volunteers; service from
July 28, 1779, to Sept. 28, 1779, 2 mos., on expedition against Majorbagaduce.

Johnson, Samuel. Petition dated Boston, Oct. 18, 1779, signed by Henry Skinner, in
behalf of himself and George Johonnot, of Boston, asking that said Johnson be
commissioned as commander of the schooner " Hazard" (privateer) ; ordered in
Council Oct. 19, 1779, that a commission be issued.

Johnson, Samuel. Official record of a ballot by the House of Representatives, dated
Feb. 5, 1776 ; said Johnson chosen Colonel, 4th Essex Co. regt. of Mass. militia ;
appointment concurred in by Council Fel). 8, 1776 ; reported commissioned Feb. 8,
1776 ; also. Colonel ; engaged Aug. 14, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 30, 1777 ; service.



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Johnson, Samuel, continued.

4 mos., in Northern department, including 13 days (260 miles) travel home ; also,
return for rations allowed officers of said Johnson's regt., sworn to in Middlesex
Co., June 5, 1778; rations allowed said Johnson from Aug. 14 [1777] to Dec. 12
[1777] ; credited with 605 rations; also. Colonel, 4th Essex Co. regt., Brig. Gen.
Jonathan Titcomb's brigade; general return of Mass. militia, made by Adj. Gen.
Peleg Wadsworth, dated July 5, 1779 ; also, official record of a ballot by the House
of Representatives, dated Nov. 27, 1780 ; said Johnson, Colonel, chosen Muster
Master for Essex Co. ; appointment concurred in by the Senate Nov. 29, 1780.

Johnson, Samuel. Receipt dated Bradford, April 5, 1781, for bounty paid said John-
son by Class No. 6 of the town of Bradford to serve in the Continental Army for
the term of 3 years, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780 ; also, Private, Capt. Jere-
miah Miller's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt.; muster roll for April, 1781,
dated West Point; also, muster rolls for June and July, 1781, dated Phillipsbor-
ough; enlisted March 21, 1781 ; reported on command at West Point; also, mus-
ter roll for Aug., 1781 ; reported on command at West Point ; also, muster roll for
Sept., 1781 ; reported on command at Pines Bridge ; also, muster roll for Oct. and
Nov., 1781 ; also, muster rolls for Jan. and Feb., 1782, dated York Hutts.

Johnson, Samuel, Jr. Private, Capt. Silas Fowler's co., Col. David Mosely's regt. ;
enlisted Jime 12, 1782; discharged June 17, 1782; service, 7 days; company
probably mounted and stationed at Springfield and Northampton for defence of
the government. Roll sworn to at Westfield.

Johnson, Seth, Mendon. List of 9 months men mustered by Thomas Newhall, Mus-
ter Master for Worcester Co. ; Capt. Cragin's co., Col. Tyler's regt. ; engaged for
town of Mendon; mustered July 21, 1779; also, descriptive list of men raised for
Continental service, as returned by Seth Washburn, Superintendent for Worces-
. ter Co.; Capt. Cragin's co.. Col. Tiler's (Tyler's) regt.; age, 19 yrs.; stature, 5
ft. 8 in.; complexion, dark ; engaged for town of Mendon; marched July 21,
1779; reported delivered to Ensign J. Hubble; also. Major's co., 14th Mass.
regt.; entered service July 11, 1779; discharged March 11, 1780; term, 9 months;
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 12, 1780;
age, 19 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 9 in.; complexion, dark; engaged for town of Men-
don ; 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 Totoway, Oct. 25, 1780 ; also, pay
roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Mendon for service in the Continental
Army during 1780; marched July 8, 1780; discharged Dec. 12, 1780; service,

5 mos. 13 days, including travel (180 miles) home; 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. Ammidon's co.. Col. Tyler's regt. ; age, 21 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 1 in. ; com-
plexion, dark; occupation, cordwainer; engaged for town of Mendon; engaged
Feb. 8, 1781 ; term, 3 years.

Johnson, Seth, Rutland. Private, Capt. David Bent's co. of militia. Col. Nathaniel
Sparhawk's regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April
19, 1775, to Cambridge; service, 6 days; reported enlisted into the Province ser-
vice at Cambridge; also, Capt. Adam Wheeler's co.. Col. Ephraim Doolittle's
regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said Johnson and others, dated Charles-
town Camp, July 13, 1775; also, Private, same co. and regt.; company return
dated Camp at Winter Hill, Oct. 6, 1775; reported an armorer; also, receipt for
bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp at Winter Hill, March 28,
1776; also, petition dated Cambridge, Jan. 15, 1776, signed by said Johnson and
others, who had served as armorers in the Continental service for 5 months from



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Johnson, Seth, continued.

Aug. 1 [year not given], the term for which they were engaged, aslcing for £1 per
month in addition to the sura allowed and paid them for their services, and re-
questing that allowance if granted he paid to Abijah Thompson, Master Armorer ;
petition endorsed "Leave to withdraw."

Johnson, Seth, Stoughton. Private, Capt. Peter Talbot's co.. Col. Lemuel Robinson's
regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 14 days ; also, Capt.
William Briggs's co.. Col. Joseph Read's (20th) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1,
1775; enlisted May 3, 1775; service, 3 raos. 5 days; also, company return dated
Roxbury Camp, Sept. 26, 1775; also, Capt. Simeon Leach's co.. Col. Benjamin
Gill's regt.; service, 2 days; company marched from Stoughton to Braintree
March 21, 1776, when British ships lay in Boston harbor; also, Capt. Robert
Swan's CO., Col. Benjamin Gill's regt.; service, 3 days; company marched from
Stoughton to Squantum (The Moon) June 13, 1776, when the British fleet left
Boston harbor.

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

Johnson, Seth. Capt. Jonas Richardson's co.. Col. James Frye's regt. ; receipt for
advance pay, signed by said Johnson and others, dated Cambridge, June 9, 1775;
also. Private, same co. and regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; enlisted
April 29, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp
at Cambridge, Dec. 22, 1775.

Johnson, Seth. Ensign, Capt. Samuel Tay's co., Col. Jonathan Reed's regt. ; rations
allowed said Johnson from Sept. 28, 1776, to Nov. 30, 1776; credited with 64 days
allowance; reported promoted Sept. 28, 1776.

Johnson, Seth. Private, Capt. Timothy Paige's co.. Col. James Convers's regt. ; en-
listed Aug. 21, 1777; discharged Aug. 31, 1777; service, 10 days; company
marched to Bennington on an alarm.

Johnson, Seth. List of men mustered by James Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth
Co., to serve until Jan. 1, 1778, or during the war, endorsed " July -, 1777; " Col.
Robinson's regt.; enlisted by Capt. Stowers; also, Capt. Seth Stowers's co.. Col.
J. Robinson's regt.; enlisted July 1, 1777; service, 6 mos., at Rhode Island.

Johnson, Seth. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. John Dix's co.. Col. Mcintosh's regt.. Gen.
Lovel's brigade; engaged July 30, 1778; discharged Sept. 12, 1778; service, 1 mo.
17 days, on expedition to Rhode Island, including 4 days (71 miles) travel home.

Johnson, Seth. Private, Capt. James Harlow's co.. Col. Ezra Wood's regt. ; enlisted
June 5, 1778 ; service, 8 mos. 8 days, guarding passes of North river, including
travel (480 miles) to and from camp ; company raised for 8 months ; also, order
on Lieut. John Potter, Paymaster, Col. Wood's regt., for wages, payable to Perez
Howland, dated Plympton, April 20, 1779, signed by said Johnson and others
belonging to Capt. James Harlow's co.

Johnson, Seth. Private, Capt. John Carpenter's co. of guards; enlisted Oct. 6, 1779;
discharged Jan. 6, 1780 ; service, 3 mos. ; company raised for 3 months from time
of joining and stationed at Springfield.

Johnson, Shubael, Woburn. Private, Capt. Joshua Walker's co., Col. David
Greene's (2d Middlesex Co.) regt., which marched probably on the alarm of
April 19, 1775; service, 1 day; also, list of training soldiers belonging to 3d
Woburn co. under Capt. Timothy Winn, dated May 13, 1775.



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Johnson, Silas. Marine, frigate "Boston," commanded by Capt. Samuel Tucker;
engaged Feb. 17, 1779 ; reported in the prize " Boyd." Roll made up for advance
pay for 1 month.

Johnson, Silas. Return dated Boxford, of men mustered by John Gushing, 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 to serve in
the Continental Army for the term of 9 months, agreeable to resolve of June 9,
1779, returned as received of Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Capt. Christopher
Marshall, at Springfield, July 16, 1779; Capt. Town's co.. Col. Thorndick's
(Thorndike's) regt. ; age, 54 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in.; complexion, light; en-
gaged for town of Danvers; also, list of 9 months men; entered service July 10,
1779; discharged April 10, 1780; also, return of men raised in Essex Co. for Con-
tinental service, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780 ; engaged for town of Danvers ;
engaged March 7, 1781 ; term, 3 years.

Johnson, Simeon, Dublin. Capt. Lealand's co.. Col. Doolittle's regt.; receipt for
advance pay, signed by said Johnson and others, dated Cambridge, June 24, 1775 ;
also, Private, Capt. Jacob Miller's co.. Col. Ephraim Doolittle'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, Simeon. Private, in a company commanded by Lieut. Andrew Oilman ; en-
listed Oct. 12, 1776; discharged Jan. 22, 1778; service, 15 mos. 10 days; company
stationed at Penobscot river ; roll dated Boston ; also, Lieut. Andrew Oilman's co.
(including Indians) stationed at Penobscot river; roll made up for 15.;^ days addi-
tional service rendered by a portion of above companj^ subsequent to date of
regular discharge, Jan. 22, 1778, news of such discharge not having reached them
until Feb. 7, 1778.

Johnson, Simon (also given Simeon), West Springfield (also given Springfield and
Rhode Island). Private, Capt. Enoch Chapin's co.. Col. Timothy Daniel-
son's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 28, 1775; service,
3 mos. 10 days ; also, company return dated Roxbury, Oct. 6, 1775 ; also,
order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Oct. 26,
1775 ; also, list of men raised to serve in the Continental Army, as returned by
Capt. Levi Ely ; residence, West Springfield ; engaged for town of West Spring-
field; joined Capt. Ball's co.. Col. Shepard's regt.; term, during war; also. Pri-
vate, Maj. Ball's co.. Col. William Sheppard's regt.; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779 ; also. Col. Shepard's regt. ;
return dated Feb. 3, 1778; enlisted by Capt. Lebbeus Ball; mustered by State
and Continental Muster Masters ; also, Capt. Lebbeus Ball's co., Col. William
Shepard's regt. ; muster roll for July and Aug., 1778, dated Camp at Providence;
also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for Oct., 1778 ; also, Maj. Lebbeus Ball's co.,
Col. Shepard's (3d) regt. ; muster roll for Nov., 1778, sworn to in Camp at Provi-
dence; also, same co. and regt.; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated
Providence; enlisted Dec. 1, 1777; reported tending the sick; also. Major's co.,
Col. William Shepard's (4th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service
from Jan. 1, 1780, to Oct. 3, 1780; residence, Springfield; reported invalided
Oct. 3, 1780 ; also, same co. and regt. ; return made up for the year 1780, dated
West Point and endorsed " Cap't Fullers Com'y ; " enlisted Dec. 1, 1776; also,
Capt. Moses McFarland's corps of invalids stationed at Boston ; Continental Army
pay accounts for service from Oct. 3, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; reported transferred
from Col. Shepard's regt. ; also, list of United States pensioners made up to Dec.
31, 1787, as returned by John Lucas, Commissary of Pensions ; Capt. McFarland's
CO., regt. of invalids; age, 51 yrs.; disability, consumptive habit; pensioned
Sept. 1, 1782; reported discharged March 17, 1786, being a resident of Rhode
Island.



874 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Johnson, Solomon, Hardwick. Private, Capt. Simeon Hazeltine's co. of Minute-men,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 9 days.

Johnson, Solomon, Killingly, Conn. Receipt dated March 8, 1777, for bounties paid
said Johnson and others by Col. Benjamin Brown, Muster Master, for enlisting
into the Continental Army; said Johnson joined Capt. Moses Ashley's co.. Col.
Paterson's regt. ; also, Corporal, Capt. Moses Ashley's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 11, 1777, to Dec. 31,
1779 ; also, same co. and regt. ; return of men who enlisted prior to Aug. 16, 1777,
marched with regiment to Peeliskill, and had not been absent subsequently except
on furlough, etc.; also, same co. and regt.; muster roll for Dec, 1777, sworn to
at Camp near Valley Forge; enlisted Feb. 11, 1777; enlistment, 3 years ; also,
same co. and regt. ; pay roll for Jan., 1779, sworn to in Quarters at Providence;
also, order for gratuity, dated Providence, Feb. 13, 1779; also, Capt. Ashley's co.,
Col. Vose's (14th) regt. ; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence ;
reported sick on furlough ; also, Capt. Hancock's co., Col. Joseph Vose's regt. ;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780;
also, Capt. Moses Ashley's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt.; muster roll for
July, 1780, dated Camp " Tenith ; " also, descriptive list dated Feb. 3, 1781 ; Capt.
Noah Allen's co., 1st Mass. regt.; age, 25 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in. ; complexion,
dark; hair, brown; birthplace, Killingly, Conn.; residence, Killingly; enlisted
Jan. 1, 1777, by Capt. Ashley at Morristown; enlistment, during war; also,
Corporal, Capt. Noah Allen's co., Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt. ; muster rolls for
Jan.-April, 1781, dated Garrison at West Point; reported reduced to Private
April 25, 1781 ; also. Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for May, 1781, dated
West Point; a/so, muster roll for June, 1781; a/!so, muster roll for July, 1781,
dated Camp near Dobbs's Ferry; reported on command at the Block House;
also, muster rolls for Aug. and Sept., 1781, dated Camp at Peekskill; also, mus-
ter roll for Oct. and Nov., 1781, dated York Hutts; reported sick in hospital;
also, return of the sick belonging to 1st brigade in hospital at New Windsor,
dated Dec. 24, 1781 ; 1st Mass. regt. ; also. Private, Capt. Allen's co.. Col. Vose's
(Ist) regt.; muster roll for Jan., 1782, dated Quarters, York Hutts; reported
died Jan. 26, 1782.

Johnson, Solomon. Private, Capt. Nathan Alden's co., Maj. Eliphalet Cary's regt.;
marched July 30, 1780; discharged Aug. 9, 1780; service, 11 days; company
marched to Rhode Island on an alarm.

Johnson, Stephen, Andover. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Lovejoy's (Andover) co.
commanded by Lieut. John Adams, Col. Samuel Johnson's regt., which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Cambridge, via Billerica; service, 3;^ days.

Johnson, Stephen, Mendon. Private, Capt. John Albee's (1st Mendon) co., which



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