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roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Watertown for service in the Conti-
nental Army during 1780; marched July 4, 1780; discharged Dec. 10, 1780; ser-
vice, 5 mos. 18 days, including travel (215 miles) from place of discharge home;
also, descriptive list of men raised in Middlesex Co., agreeable to resolve of Dec.
2, 1780, as returned by Joseph Hosmer, Superintendent for said county ; age,
22 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in. ; complexion, li^ht; hair, brown; eyes, dark ; occu-
pation, cordwainer ; engaged for town of Watertown ; engaged March 24, 1781 ;



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Jones, Samuel Paine, continued.

term, 3 years; also, Sergeant, Col. Benjamin Tapper's (10th) regt. ; service from
Jan. U, 1781, 23 mos. 18 days; also, return [year not given, probably 1783], of
men entitled to $80 gratuity, agreeable to act of Congress of May 15, 1778, for
serving during the war; 2d co., 6th Mass. regt.; «ifso, order on Capt. Benjamin
Heywood, payable to Joseph Russell, dated Boston, March 13, 1784, signed by
said Jones, for money due for service in the Continental Array as Sergeant in
Capt. Kilby Smith's (2d) co., 6th Mass. regt.

Jones, Seth, Dighton. Private, Capt. Peter Pitts's co., Col. Timothy Walker's regt. ;
muster roll dated Aug. 1,1775; enlisted May 2, 1775; service, 3 mos. 6 days; also,
company return dated Oct. 6, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent
in money dated Roxbury, Nov. 5, 1775.

Jones, Seth. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Seth Pierce's (3d) co., 6th Hampshire Co. regt.
commanded by Lieut. Col. S. Williams; list of officers; commissioned Julv 10,
1780.

Jones, Seth. Private, Capt. William Wells's detachment of militia, 3d Berkshire Co.
regt.; enlisted Oct. 30, 1781; discharged Nov. 7, 1781; service, 8 days; detach-
ment marched on the alarm at Saratoga of Oct. 29, 1781.

Jones, Silas, Great Barrington. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from Capt. William Duglass's (Hancock) co. ; residence. Great Bar-
rington; engaged for town of Hancock; joined Capt. Worren's co., Col. Baley's
regt. ; term, 3 years ; also, list of men mustered between Jan. 20, 1777, and June
1, 1778, by Trueman Wheler, Muster Master for Berkshire Co. ; also. Private, 6th
CO., Col. John Bailey's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
June 10, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Isaac Warren's (6th) co.. Col. Bailey's
regt. ; company return dated Camp Valley Forge, Jan. 24, 1778 ; also. Major's
CO., Col. Bailey's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1,

1780, to June 10, 1780; also. Sergeant, Capt. Thomas Ingersoll's co.. Col. Ash-
ley's (1st Berkshire Co.) regt. ; service, 12 days, on an alarm at Stillwater in Oct.,

1781, by order of Brig. Gen. John Fellows.

Jones, Silas, Greenwich. 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 18, 1780; age, 18 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 3 in.; complexion, dark; engaged for
town of Greenwich; marched to camp July 18, 1780, under command of Capt.
Joseph Brown; 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. Private, Capt. Abram (also given Abraham) Watson's co.,
Col. John Greaton's (3d) regt. ; muster roll for Oct., 1780 ; enlisted July 5 (also
given July 6), 1780 ; enlistment, 6 months ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll
for Jan., 1781, dated West Point; reported discharged Jan. 6, 1781.

Jones, Silas. Private, Capt. Josiah Wilder's co.. Col. Nathan Sparhawak's (Spar-
hawk's) regt. ; enlisted Aug. 21, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 26, 1777 ; service, 10 days,
on the alarm at Bennington of Aug. 21, 1777, including 5 days (100 miles) travel
home.

Jones, Silas. Private, Capt. Simeon Fish's co., Col. Freeman's regt.; service, 4 days,
on an alarm at Falmouth in Sept., 1779; company called out by order of Brig.
Otis. [See Sylvanus Jones.]

Jones, Silas. Petition dated Boston, Feb. 26, 1782, signed by Benjamin Goodhue, Jr.,
in behalf of Nathan Goodale and Jerathmeel Pierce, of Salem, asking that said
Jones be commissioned as commander of the brigautine '■ Don Galvez " (priva-
teer) ; advised in Council Feb. 28, 1782, that a commission be issued.



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Jones, Silas. Receipt dated Boston, June 18, 1782, for bounty paid said Jones by John
Stevens, Chairman of Class No. 6 of the town of Gloucester, to serve in the Conti-
nental Army for the term of 3 years.

Jones, Simeon, Pembroke. Sergeant, Capt. Elijah Cushing's co. of militia, which
marched in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775, from West Parish in Pem-
broke to Marshfield; entered service April 21, 1775; discharged April 22, 1775;
service, 2 days.

Jones, Simeon, Pembroke. Private, Capt. James Hatch's co. ; enlisted March 4, 1776 ;
discharged March 8, 1776; service, 5 days; company marched from West Parish
in Pembroke to Braintree on the alarm of March 3, 1776, thence to Weymouth
and was stationed there; a^so, Capt. Josiah Cushing's co., Col. John Cushing's
(Plymouth Co.) regt. ; marched Dec. 10, 1776 ; discharged Dec. 24, 1776 ; service,
15 days ; company marched from West Parish in Pembroke to Bristol, R. I., on
the alarm of Dec. 8, 1776; also, Capt. John Turner's co., Col. Theophilus Cotton's
regt. ; marched Sept. 28, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 3 days, at Rhode Island.

Jones, Simpson, Medway. Private, Capt. Hezekiah Bullard's (1st Medway) co. of
militia, Col. John Smith's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 30, 1775;
service, 2 days ; also, Corporal, Capt. Asa Fairbanks's co.. Col. Benjamin Hawes's
regt. ; service from Sept. 30, 1777, to Oct. 31, 1777, 1 mo. 2 days, at Rhode Island ;
roll dated Wrentham; also, list of men returned by a committee of the town of
Medway April 13, 1778, as having rendered service at various times subsequent to
April 19, 1775 ; also, receipt dated Medway, July 8, 1778, for bounty paid said
Jones by Capt. Moses Adams to serve at Rhode Island until Jan. 1, 1779, for the
West militia co. in Medway; also. Private, Capt. Jacob Haskins's co., Col. John
Jacobs's regt.; enlisted July 2, 1778; service, 6 mos. 1 day at Rhode Island; en-
listment to expire Jan. 1, 1779; roll dated Tiverton, R. I.

Jones, Solomon, Bolton. Private, Capt. Artemas How's co. of militia, which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; reported enlisted into the army April 28, 1775 ;
also, Capt. Samuel Wood's co.. Col. Jonathan Ward's regt.; muster roll dated
Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 29, 1775; service, 3 mos. 10 days; also, company re-
turn dated Dorchester, Oct. 7, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent
in money dated Dorchester, Jan. 5, 1776; also. Private, Capt. Jonathan Hough-
ton's CO., Col. Smith's regt. ; company return [year not given] ; also, company
receipt, given to Capt. Jonathan Houghton, for wages for Oct. and Nov., 1776,
and travel allowance home, dated Bolton, Dec. 4, 1776 ; also, return of men raised
to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. David Nurse's co.. Col. Whitney's
regt. ; residence, Bolton ; engaged for town of Bolton ; joined Capt. Daniel Barns's
CO., Col. Biglo's (Bigelow's) regt.; term, 3 years; aZso, Private, Capt. Daniel
Barns's co., Col. Timothy Bigelow's (15th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts
for service from April 15, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; reported deserted July 4, 1779,
but returned Oct. 25, 1779, having been absent 3 mos. 21 days as per Col. Peters's
certificate ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for Jan.-Aug., 1777, dated Van
Schaick's Island and sworn to in Camp near Stillwater; enlisted April 15, 1777;
reported on command at the Laboratory ; also, same co. and regt. ; return dated
Feb. 2, 1778 ; mustered by Middlesex County Muster Master and by a Continental
Muster Master; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for Feb., 1779 ; also, Corpo-
ral, (late) Capt. Barns's co., Col. Bigelow's regt. ; muster roll for March and
April, 1779, dated Providence; also, Capt. Dow's co., Col. Bigelow's regt. ; Con-
tinental Army pay accounts for service from Aug. 9, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; also,
Capt. Joshua Benson's (Light Infantry) co.. Col. Rufus Putnam's (5th) regt.;
muster roll for Jan., 1781, dated Garrison at West Point.

Jones, Solomon, Charlton. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Crafts's troop, Col. Larned's regt.,
which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,
6 days; also, Capt. William Campbell's co.. Col. Ebenezer Learned's regt. ; mus-
ter roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 26, 1775; service, 3 mos., 1 week, 5



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Jones, Solomon, cotitiniied.

days ; also, company return dated Roxbury, Oct. 7, 1775; also, order for bounty
coat or its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Dec. 21, 1775.

Jones, Solomon, Dracut. Private, Capt. Steplien Russell's co. of militia, Col. Green's
regt., which marclied on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 3 days; also, Capt.
Peter Coburn's co., Col. Ebenezer Bridge's (27th) regt. ; receipt for advance pay,
signed by said Jones and others, dated Camp at Cambridge, June 22, 1775; also.
Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 29,
1775; service, 3 mos. 10 days; also, company return dated Sept. 26, 1775; also,
company receipts for wages for Sept. and Oct., 1775, dated Camp at Cambridge ;
also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Nov. 20,
1775.

Jones, Solomon, Hutchinson (Barre). Private, Capt. John Black's co., Col. Jonathan
Brewer's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 2, 1775; service,
3 mos. 1 day; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775]; also, (late) Capt.
Black's CO., Col. Brewer's regt. ; order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money
dated Prospect Hill, Oct. 26, 1775.

Jones, Solomon, Weston. Private, Capt. Samuel Lamson's co. of militia, which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 2 days; also, Capt. Abijah
Child's CO., Lieut. Col. William Bond's (late Col. Gardner's) 37th regt. ; company
return dated Prospect Hill, Oct. 6, 1775 ; said Jones reported as serving in room of
Amos Jones, who was discharged Oct. 1, 1775; also, receipt for value of a bounty
coat, dated Pi-ospect Hill, Dec. 25, 1775; also, Private, Capt. Jonathan Fisk's
(Weston) CO., Col. Brooks's regt.; service, 5 days; company called out March 4,
1776, and stationed at Dorchester Heights; also, Sergeant, Capt. Edward Fuller's
CO., Col. Brooks's regt. ; company return endorsed " Oct'o. 1776."

Jones, Solomon. List of men returned as serving on picket guard under Maj. Bald-
win, dated May 23, 1775; said Jones reported detailed under Capt. Jonas
Hubbard.

Jones, Solomon. Private, Capt. Abijah Rowlee's co. ; company return endorsed
"July 6, 1775."

Jones, Solomon. Capt. Thayer's (Independent) co. ; muster return of four Independent
COS. stationed at Hull, dated March 1, 1777, and returned as mustered by Daniel
Souther, Muster Master ; said Jones reported as having failed to pass muster.

Jones, Solomon. Private, Capt. David Pixley's (Stockbridge) co.. Col. John Brown's
regt. ; enlisted June 30, 1777 ; service to July 26, 1777, 27 days, in Northern de-
partment; also, Capt. Ebenezer Cook's co.. Col. John Brown's (Berkshire Co.)
regt. ; enlisted Sept. 22, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 14, 1777 ; service, 22 days, at the
Northward.

Jones, Solomon. Private, Capt. Jotham Houghton's co., Col. Josiah Whitney's regt. ;
service from July 31, 1778, to date of discharge, Sept. 14, 1778, 1 mo. 15 days, at
Rhode Island; company raised for 6 weeks service. Roll dated Petersham.

Jones, Solomon. Ensign, Col. Thomas Nixon's (6th) regt. ; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Feb. 1, 1779; reported a supernumerary
officer Feb. 1, 1779; also reported deranged Feb. 20, 1779; also, Capt. Elijah Dan-
forth's (8th) co.. Col. Thomas Nixon's (4th) regt.; muster roll of field, staff, and
commissioned officers, dated Van Schaick's Island, Sept. 2, 1777, and sworn to at
Camp near Stillwater; appointed Jan. 1, 1777; reported sick in general hospital;
also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll of field, staff, and commissioned officers, for
Nov. and Dec, 1777, dated Albany ; also, same regt. ; pay abstracts for rations
allowed between June 11, 1777, and Jan. 1, 1778, certified at Albany; said Jones
credited with 155 days allowance; also, Capt. Danforth's co.. Col. Nixon's (6th)



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Jones, Solomon, continued.

regt. ; return of officers for clothing, dated Boston, April 30, 1778 ; also, same co.
and regt.; muster roll of field, staff, and commissioned officers, made up from
Jan. 3, 1778, to May 4, 1778; also, same regt. ; return of officers, dated Boston,
Nov. 24, 1778; also, Capt. Danforth's CO., Col. Nixon's (5th) regt.; return of
men who were in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777, and who had not been absent
subsequently except on furlough, certified at Camp near Peekskill, Feb. 16, 1779.

Jones, Solomon. Sergeant Major, Col. Jacob Davis's (5th Worcester Co.) regt. ; ser-
vice, 15 days; regiment marched to Tiverton, R. I., July 29, 1780, on an alarm.

Jones, Solomon. Private, Capt. Philip King's (Raynham) co., Col. George Williams's
(3d Bristol Co.) regt.; discharged Dec. 25, 1776; service. 17 days; company
marched from Raynham to Warren, R. I., via Rehoboth, Dec. 8, 1776, on an
alarm; also, Capt. Noah Hall's co.. Col. Mitchel's regt. commanded by Lieut.
Col. James Williams, Brig. Godfry's brigade ; service, 9 days ; company marched
to Tiverton on the alarm at Rhode Island of Aug. 1, 1780; also, Capt. John
Shaw's CO., Col. Abiel Mitchel's regt.; service, 7 days; company marched to
Rhode Island March 6, 1781, by order of His Excellency John Hancock, on a 40
days expedition.

Jones, Solomon. Private, Capt. Daniel Fisher's (Dedham) co. ; marched Oct. 12,
1782; discharged Oct. 24, 1782; service, 15 days; company detached to serve
under Maj. Job Cushing at Hull.

Jones, Stephen, Berwick. Private, Capt. John Goodwin's co., Maj. Daniel Little-
field's detachment of York Co. militia; detached July 10, 1779; discharged Sept.
10, 1779; service, 2 mos., on Penobscot expedition.

Jones, Stephen. Corporal, Capt. George Minot's co., Col. Eleazer Brooks's regt.;
service, 5 days; company marched from the alarm post at Concord March 4,
1776, to reinforce the army; also, list of men appearing under the heading
" Hartwell Brook the first Everidge ; " said Jones appears among men in service
at Ticonderoga in 1776; also, Sergeant; list of men belonging to Concord town
CO., dated 1778.

Jones, Stephen. Private, Capt. Ambrose Hill's co., Lieut. Col. Miles Powell's (Berk-
shire Co.) regt. ; enlisted July 18, 1779 ; discharged Aug. 22, 1779 ; service, 1 mo.
10 days, at New Haven, Conn., including 5 days (110 miles) travel home.

Jones, Stephen. Private, Capt. Joseph Libby's (9th) co., Col. Benjamin Foster's
(Lincoln Co.) regt.; enlisted June 23, 1777; discharged July 16, 1777; service,
23 days; company ordered on duty for defence of Machias and rivers adjacent
when ship " Ambuscade " lay in the harbor ; also, Capt. Stephen Smith's co.. Col.
Benjamin Foster's (Lincoln Co.) regt.; service, 2 mos.; company served at
Machias from July 16 [1777], to Oct. 10 [1777], when British ships lay in the
harbor; also, Capt. Stephen Smith's co., Col. Benjamin Foster's regt.; service
between Dec. 4, 1778, and Jan. 4, 1779, 7 days, at Machias; also, Lieut. John
Scott's detachment from 6th Lincoln Co. regt.; service, 7 da.vs; detachment
served from Aug. 31, 1779, to Nov. 20, 1779, at Machias ; roll sworn to at Machias
and endorsed " Service at Penobscot."

Jones, Stephen. Private, Capt. Edward Seagrave's co.. Col. Wade's regt.; enlisted
June 19, 1778; discharged July 12, 1778; service, 26 days, at Rhode Island; com-
pany raised for 21 days service ; roll dated Uxbridge ; also, Capt. Caleb Whiting's
CO., Col. Benjamin Hawes's regt.; enlisted July 30, 1778; discharged Sept. 12,
1778 ; service, 1 mo. 15 days, on expedition to Rhode Island ; also, Capt. Thaddeus
Read's co.. Col. Nathan Tyler's regt.; enlisted July 28, 1780; discharged Aug.
7, 1780; service, 14 days, including travel (3 days) home; company marched to
Tiverton, R. I., on an alarm ; roll sworn to in Worcester Co.



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Jones, Stephen W. Private, Capt. Ezra Whittelsey's co.. Col. John Brown's detach-
ment of Berkshire Co. militia ; service between Sept. 8 and Sept. 30, 1777, 19 days,
at the Northward.

Jones, Stlvanus. Corporal, Capt. John Grannis's co. ; enlisted July 24, 1775; service
to Dec. 31, 1775, 5 mos. 21 days; company stationed at Elizabeth Islands; also,
Sergeant, same co. ; marched Jan. 4, 1776; service to June 1, 1776, in defence of
seacoast; company stationed at Elizabeth Islands; rolls dated Tarpaulin Cove.

Jones, Sylvanus. Private, Capt. Joseph Palmer's co., Col. John Cushing's regt. ;
marched Sept. 27, 1776; service, 1 mo. 25 days, at Rhode Island. Roll dated
Newport and sworn to at Falmouth.

Jones, Sylvanus. Private, Capt. Simeon Fish's co.. Col. Freeman's regt.; service, 8
days, on an alarm at Dartmouth and Falmouth in Sept., 1778.

Jones, Sylvanus. Private, Capt. Simeon Fish's co.. Col. Freeman's regt.; enlisted
Sept. 11, 1779; discharged Sept. 14, 1779; service, 4 days, on an alarm at Fal-
mouth ; company ordered out by Brig. Otis. Roll dated Sandwich. [See Silas
Jones.]

Jones, Sylvanus, Jr. Private, Capt. Simeon Fish's co.. Col. Freeman's regt. ; enlisted
Sept. 10, 1779; discharged Sept. 15, 1779; service, 6 days, on an alarm at Fal-
mouth; company ordered out by Brig. Otis. Roll dated Sandwich.

Jones, Sylvester, Taunton. Corporal, Capt. John King's co.. Col. Timothy Walker's
regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 3, 1775; service, 3 mos. 5
days; also, company return dated Oct. 6, 1775; also, order for bounty coat or its
equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Nov. 27, 1775.

Jones, Sylvester, Taunton. Private, Capt. Robert Crosman's co. of Minute-men,
Col. Nathaniel Leonard's regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the
alarm of April 19, 1775, to Roxbury; discharged April 28, 1775; service, 11 days;
also, Capt. Robert Crosman's co.. Col. George Williams's regt. ; enlisted Dec. 15,
1776; discharged Dec. 30, 1776; service, 17 days, including travel (24 miles) from
Rowland's Ferry home to Taunton; company marched from Taunton to War-
ren, R. I., via Rehoboth, Dec. 8, 1776, on an alarm.

Jones, Sylvester, Taunton. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Noah Hall's co.. Col. Jacob
French's regt. ; list of officers appointed to command companies in a regiment
raised in Bristol and Cumberland counties and stationed at Winter Hill Feb. 27,
1776; company raised in Raynham, Taunton, Dighton and Middleborough;
ordered in Council March 26, 1776, that said officers be commissioned ; reported
commissioned March 13 [?], 1776; also, 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Caleb Richard-
son's CO., Col. Danforth Keyes's regt. ; engaged June 27, 1777 ; service to July 27,
1777, 1 mo. ; roll dated Warren and sworn to at Headquarters at Providence.

Jones, Sylvester (also given Sylvester, Jr., and Sylvester, 2d), Taunton. Pri-
vate, Capt. John King's co.. Col. Timothy Walker's regt.; muster i-oU dated
Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 3, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 5 days ; also, company return
dated Oct. 6, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated
Roxbury, Nov. 27, 1775; also. Private, Capt. Josiah Crocker's co.. Col. Thomas
Carpenter's regt.; service, 1 mo. 15 days; company marched from Taunton to
Rhode Island by order of Council of July -, 1778, to serve for 6 weeks.

Jones, Sylvester. Private, Capt. Rufus Barney's co.. Col. Carpenter's regt. ; service,
4 days ; company detached and marched to Tiverton, R. I., July 28, 1780, for 6
days service on an alarm.

Jones, Thomas, Berkley. Private, Capt. James Briggs's co.; service, 29 days; com-
pany marched from Dighton Oct. 2, 1777, under command of Col. Freeman on a
secret expedition to Rhode Island and was discharged by Gen. Spencer Oct. 29,



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Jones, Tiiojias, continued.

1777; also, Capt. Ebenezer PauU's co., Col. John Dagget's regt. ; enlisted Aug.
25, 1778; discharged Sept. 1, 1778; service, 9 days; company detached from
militia for service at Rhode Island.

Jones, Thomas, Brookfield. Private, Capt. Jonathan Barns's co. of Minute-men, Col.
Jonathan Warner's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service,
9 days; reported enlisted into the army; also, Capt. Peter Harwood's co.. Col.
Ebenezer Learned's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted April 27, 1775 ;
service, 3 mos., 1 weelv, 5 days; also, company return dated Oct. 7, 1775; also,
order for bount}' coat or its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Dec. 20, 1775.

Jones, Thomas, Cape Elizabeth (also given Falmouth). Private, Capt. John Went-
worth's CO. ; pay abstract for billeting, dated Watertown, Aug. 20, 1776 ; mile-
age (140 miles; allowed said Jones; also, Capt. Isaac Tuckerman's co.. Col.
Ebenezer Francis's regt.; pay abstract for travel allowance home, etc., dated
Dorchester, Nov. 28, 1776 ; said Jones credited with allowance for 7^ days (150
miles) ; also, return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt.
Daniel Strout's (5th) co., Col. Peter Noj^es's (1st Cumberland Co.) regt.; resi-
dence. Cape Elizabeth ; engaged for town of Cape Elizabeth ; joined Capt. Richard
Mabery's CO., Col. Francis's regt.; terra, 3 years; also. Private, Capt. Richard
Mayberry's co.. Col. Benjamin Tupper's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts
for service from Jan. 16, 1777, to July 7, 1777; reported died July 7, 1777; also,
Capt. Richard Maybery's co.. Col. Ebenezer Francis's regt. ; subsistence allowed
from date of enlistment, Jan. 15, 1777, to time of arrival at Bennington ; credited
with 65 days allowance; 336 miles travel allowed said Jones; residence, Fal-
mouth; also, Capt. Mayberry's co., Col. Tupper's regt.; return dated Jan. 25,
1778; mustered by Maj. Insley (Ilsley), County Muster Master, and by Col.
Varrick, Continental Muster Master; reported died July 6, 1777.

Jones, Thomas, Dorchester. Private, Lieut. Hopestill Hall's (2d Dorchester) co. of
militia, which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 6 days.

Jones, Thomas, Hull. Capt. Thayer's (Independent) co. ; muster return of four Inde-
pendent cos. stationed at Hull, dated March 1, 1777; age, 40 yrs.; residence,
Hull ; mustered by Daniel Souther, Muster Master.

Jones, Thomas, Marblehead. Private, Capt. Nicholson Broughton's (5th) co.. Col.
John Glover's (21st) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 26, 1775 ;
service, 2 mos. 11 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order
for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Dec. 20, 1775.

Jones, Thomas, Marblehead. Private, Capt. William Courtis's (1st) co.. Col. John
Glover's (21st) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted July 15, 1775 ; ser-
vice, 17 days ; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty
coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Dec. 21, 1775.

Jones, Thomas, Marblehead. Landsman, brig "Prospect," commanded by Capt.
Joseph Vesey ; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to in Suffolk Co., June
20, 1781; age, 30 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 9in. ; complexion, dark; occupation, car-
penter; residence, Marblehead.

Jones, Thomas, Med way. Private, Capt. Joseph Lovell's co., 4th regt. ; service, 3 days ;
company marched from Medway to Warwick, R. I., on the alarm of Dec. 8, 1776 ;
also, list of men returned by a committee of the town of Medway April 13, 1778,
as having rendered service at various times subsequent to April 19, 1775.

Jones, Thomas, Sturbridge. 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. [See Thomas James and Thomas Janes.]



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JoxES, Thomas, Sudbury. List of men raised in SuflFolk Co. for Continental service,
as returned by Maj. Metcalf of Col. Wheelock's regt., dated June 18, 1777; en-
gaged for town of Medway ; term, 3 years ; also, list of men probably raised for
Continental service, as returned by Lieut. John Megraw to Col. Ezekiel How,
dated Feb. 7, 1778 ; engaged for town of Sudbury ; also, list of men raised to serve
in the Continental Army from Col. Benjamin Hawes's (4th SuflTolk Co.) regt., as



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