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Jot, Joshua. Seaman, sloop " Providence," commanded by Capt. John Peck Rath-
burn ; list of men entitled to prize shares in the " Loyalty " and " Wreck " [year
not given] .

Jot, Melzar, Cohasset. Private, Capt. Job Cushing's co.. Col. Greaton's regt. ; mus-
ter roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 20, 1775; service, 2 mos. 17 days; also,
Capt. Job Cushing's co., 36th regt. ; company return dated Fort No. 2, Oct. 5,
1775; also, Capt. Job Cushing's co.. Col. John Greaton's regt.; order for bounty
coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp at Cambridge, Dec. 18, 1775; also,
return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Obadiah Beal's
CO.; residence, Cohasset; engagedfor town of Cohasset; joined Capt. N.Nichols's
CO.; term, 3 years; also, Private, Capt. Nicols's co., in a regiment of Artillery
artificers; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 2, 1777, to Feb.
2, 1780; company stationed at Springfield; also, Capt. Noah Nichols's co. of
Artillery artificers. Gen. Knox's (Artillery) brigade; return of men who were in
camp before Aug. -, 1777, and who had not been absent subsequently except on
furlough, and who were thereby entitled to gratuities ; also, account rendered
against the United States by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for amounts
paid officers and men belonging to Col. Jeduthan Baldwin's regt. on account of
depreciation of their wages for the first 3 years service in the Continental Army
from 1777 to 1780.

Joy, MiCAH, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. John Porter's co., Col. Paul Dudley Sar-
gent's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 29, 1775; service, 1
mo. 3 days; also, company return dated Camp before Boston, Oct. 6, 1775; also,
order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Nov. 20, 1775;
also, list of men mustered between July 26, 1777, and Aug. 18, 1777, by James
Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth Co., to serve in the New England states;
Col. Robinson's regt.; enlisted by Capt. Cole; a^so, Sergeant ; returnof men mus-
tered for Col. Jacobs's regt. by James Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth Co.,
to serve in the four New England governments, dated June 8, 1778; enlisted by
Capt. Cole ; also, Capt. Joseph Cole's co., Col. John Jacobs's regt. ; engaged Jan.
1, 1778 ; service, 9 mos. 2 days, at Rhode Island ; enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1779 ;
said Joy, with others, reported as having served the months of Jan., Feb., and
March, in another regiment after their engagement; also, Capt. Abner Crane's
CO. ; engaged Feb. 3, 1779 ; service to May 4, 1779, 3 mos. 1 day, with guards at
Boston ; also, descriptive list of men raised in Plymouth Co. in 1779 to serve in
the Continental Army; age, 26 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 8 in.; complexion, light; en-
gaged for town of Bridgewater ; delivered to Capt. L. Bailey ; also. Col. Michael
Jackson's (8th) regt. ; statement of Continental balances; term, 9 months ; balance
certified April 10, 1786; also, 10th co., Plymouth Co. regt. ; list of men who per-
formed tours of duty ; said Joy credited with 5 mos. service at Cambridge in 1775 ;
also with 13 mos. 15 days service at York.

Jot, Nathaniel, Abington. Private, Capt. Edward Cobb's co.. Col. Edward Mitchel's
regt.. Gen. Cushing's brigade; service, 2 weeks 2 days; company marched from
Abington to Bristol, R. I., Dec. 9, 1776, on an alarm; also, Capt. Thayer's (Inde-
pendent) CO. ; muster return of four Independent cos. stationed at Hull, dated
March 1, 1777; age, 18 yrs.; residence, Abington; mustered by Daniel Souther,
Muster Master; also. Private, Capt. Edward Cobb's co.. Col. Titcomb's regt.;
service, 2 mos. (also given 2 mos. 5 days) ; company marched from Abington and
Bridgewater to Bristol, R. I., April 21, 1777; also, return of men mustered for
Col. Jacobs's regt. by James Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth Co., to serve in
the four New England governments, dated June 8, 1778; enlisted by Capt. Cole;
also. Private, Capt. Joseph Cole's co.. Col. John Jacobs's regt.; engaged Jan. 1,



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Jot, Nathaxiel, continued.

1778 ; service, 9 inos. 2 days, at Rhode Island ; enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1779 ;
said Joy, with others, reported as having served the months of Jan., Feb., and
March, 1778, in another regiment after their engagement; also, Capt. Calvin Par-
tridge's CO., Lieut. Col. Samuel Pierce's regt. ; marched May 24, 1779; service,
1 mo. 11 days ; company raised in Plymouth Co. and stationed at Little Compton,
R. L ; also, list of men mustered by James Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth
Co.; Capt. Fuller's co.. Col. Jacobs's regt.; residence, Abington; mustered July
8, 1779; also, Private, Capt. Jacob Haskins's (Light Infantry) co. ; enlisted July
8, 1779; discharged Jan. 31, 1780; service, 6 mos. 26 days, at Rhode Island; com-
pany raised to join Col. John Jacobs's regt. and serve until April 1, 1780, unless
sooner discharged, but formed into a separate corps for above service; also, Capt.
Jacob Pool's CO., Col. Jacobs's regt.; enlisted Aug. 4, 1780; discharged Oct. 31,
1780; service, 3 mos.; regiment raised in Plymouth Co. to reinforce Continental
Army for 3 months.

Jot, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Abner Crane's co. ; enlisted Feb. 2, 1779; service,
3 mos. 2 days; company served until May 4, 1779, with guards at Boston.

Jot, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Williams Barker's co.. Col. Theophilus Cotton's
regt. ; detached March 6, 1781 ; discharged March 27, 1781 ; service, 25 days, at
Rhode Island, including travel (60 miles) to place of rendezvous.

Jot, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Adams Bailey's co.. Col. John Bailey's (2d) regt.,
commanded by Lieut. Col. Sprout subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781 ; muster roll made
up from Jan. 1, 1780, to Jan. 1, 1782 ; enlisted March 10, 1781 ; enlistment, 3 years.

Jot, Nehemiah, Weymouth. Private, Capt. Joseph Trufant's (Independent) co. ;
enlisted Feb. 1, 1776; service to May 22, 1776,3 mos. 22 days, at Weymouth;
also, petition dated Camp at Hull, Sept. 17, 1776, signed by said Joy and others
belonging to battalion stationed at Hull, asking for increase and payment of
wages; a/so, Private, Capt. Joseph Trufant's co., Col. Josiah Whitney's regt.;
enlisted May 22, 1776; service to Jan. 1, 1777, 7 mos. 9 days; company stationed
at Hull for defence of seacoast.

JoT, Nehemiah, Weymouth. Corporal, Capt. Pool's (Independent) co. ; muster re-
turn of four Independent cos. stationed at Hull, dated March 1, 1777; age, 19 yrs.;
residence, Weymouth ; mustered by Daniel Souther, Muster Master.

Jot, Nehemiah. Private, Capt. Thomas Nash's co.. Col. Solomon Lovell's regt. ; ser-
vice, 4 days, subsequent to March 10, 1776. Roll sworn to at Weymouth.

Jot, Nehemiah. Corporal, Capt. Winthrop Gray's (3d) co.. Col. Thomas Crafts's
(Artillery) regt.; service from time of enlistment to Aug. 1, 1777, 37 days; also,
same co. and regt. ; return of men who marched on a secret expedition to Rhode
Island and were entitled to bounty, dated Boston, Jan. 8, 1778 ; also, same co. and
regt. ; list of men entitled to additional bounty, dated Boston, Jan. 12, 1778 ; also,
same co. and regt. ; list of men who received bounty from April 30, 1777, to Dec.
30, 1777, 8 mos.; also. Sergeant, Capt. Cushing's co.. Col. Revere's regt.; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from June 20, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also,
Capt. Perez Cushing's (1st) co., Lieut. Col. Paul Revere's corps of artillery; ser-
vice from Jan. 1, 1780, to May 8, 1780, 4 mos. 8 days; roll dated Boston.

Jot, Noah, Weymouth. Private, Capt. Joseph Trufant's co.. Col. Josiah Whitney's
regt.; service from Dec. 1, 1776, to Jan. 1, 1777, 1 mo.; company stationed at
Hull for defence of seacoast; also, Capt. Pool's (Independent) co. ; muster return
of four Independent cos. stationed at Hull, dated March 1, 1777; age, 18 yrs.;
residence, Weymouth; mustered by Daniel Souther, Muster Master; also. Gun-
ner, Capt. Winthrop Gra}''s (3d) co., Col. Thomas Crafts's (Artillery) regt.; ser-
vice from time of enlistment to Aug. 1, 1777, 30 days; also, statement dated
Boston, Sept. 22, 1777, signed by said Joy and others belonging to Col. Crafts's



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 1017

Jot, Noah, contimted.

regt., declaring their refusal to leave Boston unless their bounty or wages, or both,
were made equivalent to those allowed the soldiers of the Continental train of
artillery; also, petition addressed to Col. Thomas Crafts, dated Camp at Boston,
Sept. 25, 1777, signed by said Joy and others, requesting that the objectionable
part of their former petition, which was considered mutinous, be stricken out, and
asking that the sergeants of the regiment confined on account of the petition be
released; also, Capt. Winthrop Gray's (3d) co.. Col. Thomas Crafts's (Artillery)
regt. ; return of men who marched on a secret expedition to Rhode Island and
were entitled to bounty, dated Boston, Jan. 8, 1778; also, same co. and regt.; list
of men entitled to additional bounty, dated Boston, Jan. 12, 1778 ; also, same co.
and regt. ; list of men who received bounty from April 30, 1777, to Dec. 30, 1777,
8 mos.

Jot, Richard, Halifax. List of men mustered between May 14 and May 26, 1777, by
James Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth Co. ; age, 18 yrs. ; residence, Halifax ;
Col. Bailey's regt.; enlisted by Capt. Seth Drew; enlistment, 3 years.

Jot, Samuel, Berwick. Private, Capt. John Baker's co.. Col. Samuel Gerrish's regt. ;
muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted July 1, 1775; service, 1 mo. 1 day; also,
Capt. John Baker, Jr.'s co., Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin's (38th) regt.; pay roll
for Aug., 1775; also, Capt. Joseph Pettingill's (10th) co., Lieut. Col. Loammi
Baldwin's (late Col. Gerrish's) 38th regt.; company return dated Camp at Sew-
all's Point, Sept. 27, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money
dated Camp at Sewall's Point, Nov. 19, 1775.

Jot, Samuel, Dartmouth. Private, Capt. Luen Pope's co. of militia, which marched
April 21, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Roxbury ; service, 5
days.

Jot, Samuel, Gouldsborough. Sergeant, Capt. Samuel Libbey's co., in a detachment
from Col. Benjamin Foster's regt. ; enlisted Sept. 15, 1777; discharged Sept. 25,
1777 ; service, 10 days, at Machias.

Jot, Samuel, No. 4. Sergeant, Capt. Henry Dyer's co. of rangers ; enlisted March 9,
1780 ; discharged May 1, 1780 ; service, 1 mo. 22 days ; company raised for defence
of eastern Massachusetts by order of Col. John Allan, commanding officer at
Machias and Superintendent of Eastern Indian department; also, roll made up
for rations and sworn to at Boston ; said Joy credited with 52 rations ; company
raised in No. 4, Gouldsborough, Frenchman's Bay, Pleasant River, and Narra-
gaugus.

Jot, Samuel, Sheffield (also given Egremont). Private, Capt. John Holras's co. of
Minute-men, Col. John Fellows's regt., which marched April 21, 1775, in response
to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 17 days ; also, Capt. William Bacon's co,,
Col. John Fellows's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 8, 1775;
service, 3 mos. 1 day ; also, company return dated Dorchester, Oct. 6, 1775 ; also,
order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Dorchester, Dec. 19, 1775;
also, receipt dated Sheffield, March 24, 1777, signed by said Joy and others be-
longing to Capt. William Bacon's co.. Col. Porter's regt., for wages, etc., for ser-
vice in "the last campaign;" also, Private, Capt. Roswell Downing's co.. Col.
John Ashly's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted Sept. 19, 1777; discharged Oct. 19,
1777 ; service, 31 days, at Stillwater; roll certified at Sheffield by Brig. Gen. John
Fellows ; also, return of men raised for Continental service ; residence, Egremont;
joined Col. Cortland's regt. ; engaged for state of New York ; 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. Corporal;
pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Egremont for service in the Con-
tinental Army during 1780 ; entered service July 1, 1780; discharged Dec. 18, 1780;
service, 5 mos. 22 days, travel (75 miles) included ; also. Private, Capt. Joha



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Joy, Sami'el, continued.

Spoor's CO., Col. John Ashley, Jr.'s regt. ; enlisted Oct. 12, 1781 ; discharged Oct.
23, 1781 ; service, 11 days ; company ordered to march to Barnes Heiths in Still-
water Oct. 12, 1781, on an alarm.

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

Jot, Silas. Private, Capt. Peter Cushing's (3d Hingham) co.. Col. Solomon Lovel's
regt. ; service, 2 days ; company assembled at Hingham March 15, 1776, to guard
the shore.

Jot, Silas. List of men on board the ship "Jason," Simon Forrester, Master, dated
June 15, 1780.

Jot, Silas, Jr. Private, Capt. Peter Cushing's (3d Hingham) co.. Col. Solomon
Lovel's regt.; service, 4 days; company assemljled at Dorchester March 4, 1776;
also, same co. and regt. ; service, 1 day ; company assembled at Hingham March
15, 1776, to guard the shore; also, same co. and regt. ; service, 2 days; company
assembled at Hull June 23, 1776; also, Capt. Peter Cushing's co.. Col. Solomon
Lovel's regt.; service, 4 days; company raised in Hingham and Cohasset and
assembled at Hull Dec. 14, 1776.

JoT, Thomas. Private, (late) Capt. Elias Whiton's co. of guards. Col. Symms's regt. ;
enlisted March 9, 1778; discharged April 28, 1778; service, 1 mo. 20 days, at Bos-
ton; also, return signed by Col. David Cashing and the Selectmen of Hingham,
of men drafted to serve on expedition to Rhode Island until Jan. 1, 1779, and who
were paid bounty and mileage by said Selectmen ; also. Private, Capt. Jeremiah
Putnam's co.. Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt.; enlisted July 23, 1778; service to
Dec. 31, 1778, 5 mos. 13 days, at Rhode Island, including 4 days (75 miles) travel
home; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated North Kingston, Nov. 6, 1778;
enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1779; also, same co. and regt.; muster rolls dated
East Greenwich, Sept. 17, Sept. 24, Oct. 14, and Nov. 13, 1778.

Jot, Thomas. Private, Capt. Peter Porter's co., Col. Samuel Brewer's regt. ; pay
abstract for mileage, dated Dec. 1, 1776; mileage (SO miles) allowed said Joy;
also, Capt. William Clark's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 17,
1777 ; service, 3 days ; company marched from Gageborough to Bennington by
order of Gen. Stark on an alarm Aug. 14, 1777 ; also, same co. and regt. ; enlisted
Sept. 5, 1777; service, 27 days; company marched from Gageborough Sept. 5,
1777, to reinforce Gen. Lincoln at Pawlet; also, Capt. Shubael Willmark's (Will-
marth's) co.. Col. Benjamin Symonds's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted April 26;
discharged May 19 [year not given, probably 1778] ; service, 24 days; company
called out by order of Maj. Gen. Gates to march to Saratoga; also, Capt. Peter
Porter's detachment, Gen. Fellows's (Berkshire Co.) brigade; enlisted July 1,
1778; discharged Oct. 31, 1778, by order of Brig. Gen. Stark; service, 4 mos.,
under Gen. Stark at Albany ; detachment raised for 6 months; also, Capt. Samuel
Clark's co., in a detachment from Col. Barnabas Seers's (Sears's) regt. ; enlisted
July 18, 1781 ; service, 2 mos. 21 days, " up the Mohawk River; " reported died
Oct. 7, 1781 ; regiment raised for 3 months ; roll sworn to in Berkshire Co.

Jot, Turner. Pay rolls of Capt. Thomas.Cushing's co. for service from July 25, 1786,
to Jan. 25, 1787, at the Castle.

Jot, William. Private, Capt. Thomas Nash's co., Col. Solomon Lovell's regt.; ser-
vice, 4 days, subsequent to March 10, 1776. Roll sworn to at Weymouth.

Joyce, . [This name also appears under the form of Joice.]

JoTCE, Alford (also given Alfred and Alwood), Lanesborough (also given New
Providence). Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt.



IX THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 1019



Joyce, Alford (also given Alfred and Alwood), continued.

Daniel Brown's (Lanesborough) co. ; residence, Lanesborough ; engaged for town
of Lanesborough; joined Capt. Warren's co.. Col. Bayley's regt. ; term, during
war; 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 April 13,
1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Isaac Warren's co.. Col. Bailey's regt.; com-
pany return dated Camp Valley Forge, Jan. 24, 1778 ; also, descriptive list of men
belonging to Col. Bailey's (2d) regt. who re-enlisted for the war subsequent to
Sept. 30, 1779, as returned by Seth Drew, Captain and Commandant, 2d Mass.
regt.; age, 20 yrs. ; complexion, dark; hair, dark; residence. New Providence;
also. Private, Capt. Thomas [Robert] Bradford's co.. Col. John Bailey's regt. ;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780;
also, descriptive list dated West Point, Jan. 12, 1781 ; Capt. Robert Bradford's co.,
2d Mass. regt.; age, 22 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 6 in.; complexion, dark; hair, dark;
occupation, yeoman; birthplace, Warwick, R. I. ; residence. New Providence;
enlisted April 13, 1779, by Capt. Bradford, at West Point ; enlistment, during war.

Joyce, John. Seaman, ship " Protector," commanded by Capt. John Foster Williams ;
engaged March 13, 1780; discharged Aug. 17, 1780; service, 5 mos. 4 days.

Joyce, John. Receipt dated Reading, Oct. 11, 1781, signed by Lieut. Josiah Convers,
for bounty paid said Joyce by Peter Emerson to serve in the Continental Army
for the term of 3 j'ears; 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, 24 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in. ; complexion, dark ; hair, dark ;
eyes, dark; occupation, farmer; engaged for town of Reading; engaged Oct. 11,
1781 ; term, 3 years.

Joyce, Jonathan, Marshfield. Private, Capt. Joseph Cliffs co.. Col. Anthony Thomas's
regt. ; service, 3 days, subsequent to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; part of said ser-
vice with guards at North river who relieved Capt. Lothrop; also, Capt. Joseph
Cliffs 10th (Marshfield) co.. Col. John Cushing's (Plymouth Co.) regt. ; marched
Dec. 10, 1776 ; service, 14 days ; company marched to Rhode Island on an alarm.

Joyce, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Thomas Bussey's co. of Berkshire Co. militia;
enlisted Sept. 5, 1777 ; service, 28 days ; company known as the " Silver Grays "
and marched to Pawlet on an alarm.

Joyce, Nathaniel, Marshfield. Private, Capt. Joseph Cliffs co.. Col. Anthony
Thomas's regt. ; service, 2 days, subsequent to the alarm of April 19, 1775; part
of said service with guards at North river who relieved Capt. Lothrop.

Joyce, Seth, Marshfield. Private, Capt. Joseph Cliffs co.. Col. Anthony Thomas's
regt. ; service, 3 days, subsequent to the alarm of April 19, 1775; part of said ser-
vice with guards at North river who relieved Capt. Lothrop.

Joyce, Thomas, Londonderry. List of men raised in SuflFolk Co. for Continental ser-
vice, as returned by Maj. Metcalf, of Col. Wheelock's regt., dated June 18, 1777 ;
engaged for town of Wrentham ; term, 3 years ; also, return of men raised to serve
in the Continental Army from Capt. Asa Fairbanks's co., known as the South co.
in the West Parish of Wrentham, Col. Benjamin Hawes's (4th Suffolk Co.) regt. ;
residence, Londonderry ; engaged for town of Wrentham ; joined Capt. Winthrop's
CO., Col.Crain's regt. ; term, during war; ¬Ђ;so,list of men mustered by Nathaniel
Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, June 8, 1777; Col. Crane's
regt.

Joyce, Thomas. Captain of marines, brig "Adventure," commanded by Capt. James
Morris ; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to Sept. 26, 1780 ; age, 37 yrs. ;
complexion, light; hair, sandy; birthplace, Ireland.



1020 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Joyce, William, Marshfield. Private, Capt. Joseph Cliffs co., Col. Anthony Thomas's
regt. ; service, 4 daj's, subsequent to the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; part of said ser-
vice with guards at North river who relieved Capt. Lothrop ; also, Capt. Thomas
Turner's co. of militia, Col. John Bailey's regt. ; pay abstract for mileage, dated
Jan. 10, 1776; mileage (69 miles) allowed said Joyce; reported encamped with
Brig. Gen. Thomas's brigade.

JoTE, David, Abington. Descriptive list of men in Continental service; Capt. John
Burnam's co.. Col. M. Jackson's (8th) regt. ; rank. Private ; age, 19 yrs. ; stature,
5 ft. 6 in.; complexion, light; hair, light; occupation, farmer; birthplace,
Abington ; residence, Abington ; enlisted April 1, 1777, by Capt. Keith, at Abing-
ton ; enlistment, during war.

JoTE, John, Salem. Seaman, ship "Rhodes," commanded by Capt. Nehemiah Buffin-
ton ; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to Aug. 14, 1780 ; age, 25 yrs. ;
stature, 5 ft. 11 in. ; complexion, light; residence, Salem.

JoTE, John, Salem. Seaman, schooner "Fly," commanded by Capt. Silas Smith;
descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to Nov. 8, 1780; age, 25 yrs.; stature,
5 ft. 8 in. ; complexion, light; residence, Salem.

JoTE, MiCAH. Private, Capt. Joseph Cole's co., Col. Robinson's regt. ; enlisted July 9,
1777 ; service, 5 mos. 22 days, at Rhode Island. Roll sworn to in Plymouth Co.

JoTE, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. Joseph Cole's co.. Col. Robinson's regt.; enlisted
July 20, 1777; service, 5 mos. 11 days, at Rhode Island. Roll sworn to in
Plymouth Co.

JoTE, Sami'el. Private, Capt. Thomas Bragdon's co., (late) Col. Storer's regt.; en-
listed Aug. 14, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 30, 1777 ; service, 123 days, with Northern
army, including 15 days (300 miles) travel home; company discharged at
Queman's Heights.

Jotle, John. Return of men raised in Suffolk Co. for Continental service, agreeable
to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780 ; engaged for town of Dorchester ; engaged April 10,
1781.

JoTNER, . [This name also appears under the form of Joiner, Joner.]

JoTNEE, AsAHEL, Egrcmont. Private, Capt. John Holms's co. of Minute-men, Col.
John Fellows's regt., which marched April 21, 1775, in response to the alarm of
April 19, 1775; service, 17 days; also, Capt. William Bacon's co., Col. John Fel-
lows's (8th) regt.; company return dated Dorchester, Oct. 6, 1775; reported sick
and absent; also, Capt. Sylvanus Willcox's co.. Col. John Brown's regt. ; enlisted
Feb. 22, 1777; discharged April 8, 1777; service, 45 days, at Mt. Independence;
a^sOjCapt.Ephraim Fitch's CO., Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted July
8, 1777; discharged July 27, 1777; service, 19 days; mileage home (110 miles)
allowed.

JoTNER, Edward. Private, Capt. Abel Dinsmor's co., Col. Elisha Porter's (Hamp-
shire Co.) regt.; enlisted July 24, 1779; discharged Aug. 31, 1779; service, 1 mo.
13 days, at New London, Conn., including 5 days (102 miles) travel home.

JoTNER, Michael. Private, Capt. Jesse Roe's co. of artificers, attached to Brig. Gen.
Henry Knox's corps of artillery ; muster rolls for Nov. and Dec, 1777 ; also, Capt.
Christopher Beacklcy's co. of Artillery artificers, detached from Col. Benjamin
Flower's corps of artificers and attaclied to artillery in the field commanded by
Brig. Gen. Henry Knox ; muster roll for April, 1778.

Jotner, Robert. Private, Capt. Ephraim Fitch's co., Col. Hopkins's (Berkshire Co.)
regt. ; enlisted July 15, 1776 ; discharged Aug. 3, 1776 ; service, 19 days ; company
marched to the Highlands, N. Y., on an alarm ; also, Capt. John King's co., Col.
John Brown's regt. ; enlisted June 29, 1777 ; discharged July 21, 1777 ; service, 23



IN THE WAR OF TIIE REVOLUTION. 1021

JoTNER, Robert, continued.

days, under Geu. Skyler (Schiij'ler) ; also, Capt. Ephraim Fitch's co., Col. Ash-
ley's (Berkshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted July 21, 1777; discharged Aug. 14, 1777;
service, 25 days; mileage home (74 miles) allowed.

JoYNEH, Robert, Jr. Private, Lieut. Andrew Loomiss's co.. Col. Ashley's (Berkshire
Co.) regt. ; enlisted Oct. 14, 1780; discharged Oct. 17, 1780; service, 4 days; com-
pany called out on the alarm at Bennington of Oct. 14, 1780.

JoTNER, William, Egremont. Private, Capt. John Holms's co. of Minute-men, which
marched April 21, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 1 mo.
4 days; also, Corporal, Capt. Ephraim Fitch's co., Col. Hopkins's (Berkshire
Co.) regt.; enlisted July 15, 1776; discharged Aug. 3, 1776; service, 19 days;
company marched to the Highlands, N. Y., on an alarm; also, Capt. Ephraim
Fitch's CO., Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted July 8, 1777 ; discharged



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