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Jumper, Joseph, Gloucester. List of men belonging to Capt. Barnabas Dodge's co.
who took the oath in Middlesex Co. June 10, 1775, required by Congress to be
taken by the Mass. army; also. Private, Capt. Barnabas Dodge's (6th) co., Lieut.
Col. Loammi Baldwin's (late Col. Gerrish's) 38th regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1,
1775 ; enlisted May 22, 1775 ; service, 10 weeks 1 day ; also, pay abstract for Aug.,
1775, dated Chelsea ; also, company return dated Camp at Chelsea, Oct. 2, 1775 ;
also, Capt. Dodge's co., Lieut. Col. Baldwin's regt. ; order for bounty coat or its
equivalent in money dated Chelsea; also, return dated Nov. 24, 1775, signed by
Capt. Barnabas Dodge, of men enlisted by him to serve in the Continental Army
in Col. Baldwin's regt. the ensuing campaign ; also, Capt. Barnabas Dodge's co. ;
list of recruits for the new establishment in Col. Baldwin's regt., approved by
Brig. Gen. W. Heath in Camp at Cambridge, Dec. 30, 1775; also. Private, Capt.
Barnabas Dodge's co.. Col. Loammi Baldwin's (26th) regt. ; return of men who en-
gaged to serve for 1 year from the last day of Dec, 1775 ; also, same co. and regt. ;
pay abstract for Jan.-April, 1776; also, same co. and regt.; pay abstracts for
May and June, 1776, dated Camp at New York; also, (late) Capt. Barnabas
Dodge's CO. commanded by Lieut. Joseph Cheever, Col. L. Baldwin's (26th) regt. ;
pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., for the year 1776 ; also, list of men belonging
to the 26th regt. who agreed to tarry 6 weeks from the last of Dec, 1776, as returned
by Col. Loammi Baldwin, dated Trenton, Jan. 1, 1777.



1028 ^lASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Ji-MPER, Joseph, Gloucester. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship " America,"
commanded by Capt. John Somes, sworn to in Suffolk Co., June 8, 1780 ; age,
19 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ; residence, Gloucester.

Jumper, William, Cape Ann. Capt. John Row's co., Col. Ebenezer Bridge's (27th)
regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said Jumper and others, dated Cam-
bridge, June 28, 1775 ; also, Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug.

I, 1775; enlisted June 1, 1775; service, 2 mos. 5 days; also, company return
[probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated
Cambridge, Nov. 9, 1775; also, Private, Capt. Daniel "Warner's (1st) co. ; enlisted
Jan. 13, 1776; service to Dec. 31, 1776, 11 mos. 19 days; company stationed at
Gloucester for defence of seacoast ; also, Capt. Mark Poole's detachment of militia,
Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. ; service from Nov. 12, 1777, to Feb. 3, 1778, with guards
at Charlestown ; also, Capt. Pool's co.. Col. Gerrish's regt. of guards ; muster roll
for March, 1778, dated Winter Hill; also, same co. and regt. ; service from Feb.
3, 1778, to April 5, 1778, 2 mos. 2 days, at Cambridge.

June, Thomas, Hardwick. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from Capt. Timothy Paige's 2d (1st Hardwick) co., Col. James Converse's (4th
Worcester Co.) regt.; residence, Hardwick; engaged for town of Hardwick;
joined Capt. Warren's co., Col. Alden's regt.; term, 3 years; also, list of men
mustered by Thomas Newhall, Muster Master for Worcester Co.; Capt. Warren's
CO., Col. Alden's regt. ; mustered May 20, 1777; also. Private, 3d co.. Col. John
Brooks's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from May 15, 1777, to
Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Benjamin Warren's co., Col. Alden's regt.; return
dated Albany, Jan. 12, 1778; mustered by Capt. Newell; reported not mustered
by the Continental Muster Master; also reported in general hospital at Boston;
also, Capt. Warren's co., 6th Mass. regt. formerly commanded by Col. Ichabod
Alden; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Cherry Valley; enlisted
May 15, 1777; reported returned from general hospital at Boston; also, Capt.
Warren's co.. Col. Brooks's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service
from Jan. 1, 1780, to May 15, 1780.

June, Thomas. Matross, Capt. Amos Lincoln's co. of matrosses ; enlisted Jan. 4, 1782 ;
discharged Aug. 21, 1783 ; service, 19 mos. 18 days. Roll dated Boston. [See
Thomas Jones.]

JuNKENS, JoHX. Private, Capt. Thomas Bragdon's co., (late) Col. Storer's regt. ; en-
listed Aug. 14, 1777; discharged Nov. 30, 1777; service, 4 mos. 3 days, with
Northern Army, including 15 days (300 miles) travel home; company discharged
at Queman's Heights.

JcNKiNs, John, Cape Ann. Private, ship " America " (privateer), commanded by Capt.
William Coffin ; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to in Suffolk Co., Oct.

II, 1780; age, 25 j'rs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in.; complexion, dark; residence. Cape
Ann.

JvNKiNs, JoHx, Jr. Drummer, (late) Capt. Samuel Sayer's co., commanded by Lieut.
Samuel Young subsequent to Aug. 3, 1779, (late) Maj. Littlefield's detachment of
York Co. militia ; entered service July 7, 1779 ; discharged Sept. 6, 1779 ; service,
2 mos., on Penobscot expedition.

Jupiter, . Descriptive list of men raised in Worcester Co. to serve in the Continen-
tal Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as returned by Seth Washburn,
Superintendent for said county; Capt. Whitney's co., Col. Denny's regt. ; age, 27
yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 10 in.; complexion, black; occupation, farmer; engaged for
town of Worcester; engaged March 13, 1781; term, 3 years; reported a negro.

Jupp, John, Shirley. Private, Capt. Henry Haskell's co., Col. James Prescott's regt.,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; returned home April 27, 1775 ; ser-
vice, 10 days ; also, Capt. Henry Haskell's co.. Col. Prescott's regt. ; pay abstract
for mileage to and from headquarters, dated Camp at Cambridge, Jan. 13, 1776;



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Jri'P, John, continued.

mileage (74 miles) allowed said Jupp; also, list of men raised to serve in the
Continental Army from Lieut. Holden's co., Col. Jonathan Reed's (6th Middle-
sex Co.) regt., as returned to Brig. Gen. Prescott; residence, Shirley; engaged
for town of Shirley ; joined Capt. Smith's co.. Col. Bigelow's regt. ; term, 3 years ;
also, Private, Capt. Sylvanus Smith's co.. Col. Timothy Bigelow's (15th) regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from March 9, 1777, to March 4, 1780 ;
also, muster roll for Jan. -Aug., 1777, dated Van Schaick's Island and sworn to
at Camp Stillwater; enlisted March 4 (also given March 9), 1777; also, muster
roll for Nov., 1777, sworn to in Camp near the Gulf; reported sick and absent;
also, return dated Feb. 2, 1778; mustered by Middlesex Co. Muster Master; also,
muster rolls for Dec, 1777-May, 1778, dated Valley Forge; reported sick in
camp in Dec, 1777, on main guard in April, 1778, sick in camp in May, 1778;
also, muster roll for June, 1778, dated Camp Greenwich ; also, muster rolls for
July, 177&-June, 1779, dated Camp Providence ; reported on quarter guard in
July and Aug., 1778, on command with the carpenters Sept. -Dec, 1778, sick at
Shirley in Jan., 1779, on command at Newtown in March and April, 1779; also,
muster roll for July, 1779 ; also, muster roll for Aug., 1779, dated Camp at Salem ;
also, muster roll for Sept., 1779, dated Bedford; reported on command at Pound
Ridge from July, 1779; also, muster roll for Oct., 1779, dated Camp Peekskill;
reported sick at Pound Ridge; also, muster roll for Nov. and Dec, 1779, dated
Highlands ; also, muster roll for Jan.-June, 1780, dated Camp Robinson's Farms ;
enlisted May 9, 1777 ; reported discharged May 9, 1780.

JuRAN, John, Marblehead. Landsman, brig " Prospect," commanded by Capt. Joseph
Vesey ; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to in Suffolk Co., June 20, 1781 ;
age, 19 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in.; complexion, light; occupation, shoemaker;
residence, Marblehead.

JuRDAN, Jeremiah, "Windham. Private, Capt. Richard Mayberry's co.. Col. Ebenezer
Francis's regt. ; pay abstract for rations and travel allowance from Dorchester
Heights home ; said Jurdan credited with allowance for 7 days (150 miles) ; war-
rant allowed in Council Nov. 29, 1776.

JuKDEN, Edmund. Private, Capt. Nathan Goodale's co.. Col. Rufus Putnam's (5th)
regt.; muster roll for Feb. and March, 1781, dated Garrison at West Point; en-
listed Feb. 15, 1781 ; enlistment, 3 years.

JuRDEN, George. 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] 16,
1780; age, 28 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 8 in.; complexion, dark; engaged for town of
Stoughton ; marched to camp July 16, 1780, under command of Sergt. Thomas
Kench.

JuRDEN, JosiAH. Private, Capt. Matthew Randell's co., Col. Thomas Marshall's regt. ;
service from Aug. 1, 1776, to Nov. 1, 1776, 3 mos. ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay-
roll for Nov., 1776; service, 1 mo. ^ day, including travel home.

JuRDEN, JosiAH. Descrlptivc 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 23,
1780; age, 20 yrs.; stature, 6 ft.; complexion, ruddy; engaged for town of
Brookline; marched to camp July 23, 1780, under command of Sergt. Charles
Newcombe.

JuRDEN, Nathaniel. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Continental Army
for the term of 6 months, agreeable to resolve of June 5, 1780, returned as received
of Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at Springfield, July 22,
1780; age, 35 yrs.; stature, 6 ft. 1 in.; complexion, dark; engaged for town of
Scituate ; marched to camp July 22, 1780, under command of Capt. William Scott.



1030 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS.

JuRDEN, Philip, Hardwick. Private, Capt. Samuel Billings's co., Col. Ebenezer
Learned's regt. ; company return dated Oct. 7, 1775 ; also, Capt. Edmund Hodges's
CO., Col. Josiah Whitney's regt. ; enlisted May 5, 1777 ; discharged July 5, 1777 ;
service, 2 mos. 9 days, travel included, at Rhode Island ; also, Capt. Edmund
Hodges's CO., Col. Job Cushing's regt.; enlisted July 27, 1777; discharged Aug.
29, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 7 days, at the Northward, including 4 days (85 miles)
travel home.

JuRDEX, Richard. Private, Capt. Josiah Vose's (Milton) co. ; service from April 13
to April 26, 1776, 12 days, in defence of seacoast.

Jurdix, John. Fifer, Capt. Reuben Munn's co.. Col. Elisha Porter's regt.; enlisted
Sept. 26, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 18, 1777 ; service, 30 days, in Northern depart-
ment, including travel (140 miles) home; company detached to join army under
Gen. Gates for 30 days. Roll dated Monson.

Jury, John, Marblehead. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from
Col. Jonathan Glover's (5th Essex Co.) regt., as returned agreeable to order of
Council of Nov. 7, 1777; residence, Marblehead; engaged for town of Marble-
head ; term, 3 years.

JusNECK, . [This name also appears under the form of Jusnuck, Tusnuk.]

JusNECK, Jacob. Capt. William Goodrich's co. of Indians, Col. John Paterson's regt. ;
order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Stockbridge, Feb. 27, 1776.

JusxrcK, Jacob. Capt. William Goodrich's co.. Col. Paterson's regt.; order for ad-
vance pay, signed by said Jusnuck and others, dated July 1, 1775.

Jute, Moses. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from 5th Hamp-
shire Co. regt., endorsed " Col'o David Fields Return;" engaged for town of
Bernardston ; term, 8 months.

JuwiT, Epes. Private, Capt. James Tisdale's co., Col. John Greaton's (3d) regt. ; mus-
ter roll for June, 1781, dated Camp Phillipsborough ; enlisted Feb. 9, 1781; en-
listment, 3 years.

JvvAiR, Peter. Private, Capt. William Greenleaf's co., Col. Job Cushing's regt.;
enlisted Sept. 3, 1777; discharged Nov. 29, 1777; service, 3 mos. 7 days, with
Northern army, including 11 days (212 miles) travel home. Roll dated Lancaster.

JwET, Epes. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Putnam's co., Col. Nathan Tyler's regt. ; enlisted
July 15, 1779; service to Dec. 1, 1779, 4 mos. 16 days, at Rhode Island.

Jyans, Conrad. List of men belonging to Capt. Winthrop Gray's co.. Col. Crafts'a
regt., who received bounty from April 30, 1777, to Dec. 30, 1777, 8 months. [See
Condinet Yoones.]

Jynkins, Abiah. Private, Capt. Stephen Bullock's co., Col. Thomas Carpenter's regt. ;
service to Dec. 16, 1776, 8 days ; company marched from Rehoboth to Bristol,
R. I., on the alarm of Dec. 8, 1776.

Jtpson, Joseph. Private, Capt. Joseph Warner's co., Col. R. Woodbridge's regt.; en-
listed Aug. 17, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 29, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 21 days, on expe-
dition to Northern department, including travel (180 miles) home.






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