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HooLBROOK, David. Private, Lieut. John Kilburn's co., Col. Simonds's (Berkshire
Co.) regt.; enlisted Oct. 13, 1780; discharged Oct. 20, 1780; service, 11 days^
including 4 days (80 miles) travel home ; company marched to Vermont Oct. 12
1780, by order of Gen. Fellows on an alarm.

HooLBROOK, Jonathan, Sherburne. Private, Capt. Benjamin Bullard's co. of MinutC'
men. Col. Peirce's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service
5 days.

HooLBROOK, Joseph, Sherburne. Private, Capt. Benjamin Bullard's co. of MinutC'
men, Col. Peirce's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service
8 days.

HooLBROOK, JosiAH. Private, Lieut. John Kilburn's co.. Col. Simonds's (Berkshire
Co.) regt.; enlisted Oct. 13, 1780; discharged Oct. 18, 1780; service, 9 days
including i days (80 miles) travel home ; company marched to Vermont Oct. 12
1780, by order of Gen. Fellows on an alarm.

HOOLBROOK, Paul, Salem. Seaman, brigantine "Addition," commanded by Capt
Joseph Pratt ; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to June 17, 1780 ; age
19 yrs. ; stature, 4 ft. 7 in. ; complexion, dark ; residence, Salem.

HooMAN, John. Capt. Edward Fettyplace's co. of coast guards; memorandum of
beef delivered ; date of delivery, Feb. 18, 1777.

Hoop, Gasper. Private, Capt. Benjamin Lemont's co., Maj. William Lithgow's de-
tachment; enlisted Sept. 15, 1779; discharged Nov. 1, 1779; service, 1 mo. 15
days, near Penobscot.

Hoop, Tijiotht. Private, Capt. John Russell's co., Col. Bradford's regt. ; return of
men who were in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777; enlisted Feb. 16, 1777; joined
April 6, 1777; discharged May 25, 1777.

Hooper, . [This name also appears under the form of Hoopper, Hope, Hopper,

Hupper.]

Hooper [?], . Private, Capt. John Symonds's co. of matrosses; enlisted July 12,

1776; service, 2 mos. 19 days; company raised in Salem.

Hooper, Andrew. Private, Capt. Peter Combs's co., Lieut. Col. Joseph Prime's regt. ;
enlisted May 17, 1780 ; discharged Jan. 16, 1781 ; service, 8 mos., under Brig.
Gen. P. Wadsworth at the Eastward. Roll certified at Thomaston and sworn to
at Brunswick.

Hooper, Asa, Plympton. Private, Capt. Thomas Loring's co., which marched on the
alarm of April 19, 1775, to Marshfield ; service, 1 day ; also, Capt. Thomas Sam-
son's CO., Col. Theophilus Cotton's regt.. Gen. Palmer's brigade; service between
Sept. 25, 1777, and Oct. 30, 1777, 32 days, on a secret expedition to Newport, R. I. ;
also, descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Continental Army for the term
of 6 months, agi-eeable to resolve of June 5, 1780, returned as received of Justin
Ely, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at Springfield, July 20, 1780;
age, 32 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 7 in.; complexion, ruddy; engaged for town of
Plympton ; marched to camp July 20, 1780, under command of Capt. Benjamin
Warren ; also, list of men raised for the 6 months service and returned by Brig.



224 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Hooper, Asa, continued.

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 Plympton for
service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched to camp July 8, 1780;
discharged Jan. 9, 1781 ; service, 6 mos. 13 days, including travel (240 miles)
home.

Hooper, Asa. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship " Thorn," commanded
by Capt. Richard Cowell, sworn to at Marblehead, Sept. 14, 1780; stature, 4 ft.
3 in. ; complexion, light.

Hooper, Benjamin, Marblehead. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship
"Junius Brutus," commanded by Capt. John Leach, dated Salem, June 15, 1780;
age, 17 yrs. ; statm-e, 5 ft. 1 in. ; complexion, light ; residence, Marblehead.

Hooper, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Thomas Bragdon's co.. Col. Joseph Prime's regt. ;
enlisted April 29, 1780; discharged June 10, 1780; service, 1 mo. 14 days, under
Brig. Gen. P. Wadsworth at the Eastward; company marched to Thomaston;
roll sworn to at York ; also, Matross, in a corps of artillery commanded by Lieut.
Etham Moore and stationed at Falmouth; enlisted June 10, 1780; service to
Nov. 1, 1780, 4 mos. 22 days; also, Matross, in a corps of artillery commanded
by Joseph McLellan and stationed at Falmouth, Casco Bay; enlisted Nov. 1,
1780; discharged March 1, 1781 ; service, 4 mos.

Hooper, Benjamin. Captain; entered service July 17, 1775; service to Dec. 31, 1775,
6 mos. ; company raised for defence of seacoast in York Co. and stationed in
town of Biddeford and district of Pepperellborough (Saco) ; also, Captain of a
company raised in York Co. ; list of seacoast officers stationed at Falmouth,
Casco Bay; commissioned Jan. 1, 1776; also, Captain; marched Jan. 1, 1776;
service to Nov. 24, 1776, 10 mos. 23 days, in defence of seacoast; company sta-
tioned at Falmouth, Cumberland Co. ; also, list of men belonging to said Capt.
Hooper's co., dated Buxton, Jan. 31, 1782.

Hooper, Benjamin. Boy, State ship "Tartar," commanded by Capt. John Cathcart;
engaged July 21, 1782 ; discharged Nov. 21, 1782 ; service, 4 mos. Roll sworn to
at Boston.

Hooper, Benjamin, Jr., Biddeford. Private, Capt. John Elden's co.. Col. Lemuel
Robinson's regt.; pay abstract for mileage, dated Roxbury, Feb. 26, 1776;
mileage (120 miles) allowed said Hooper.

Hooper, Benjamin, Jr., Salem. Boy, ship " Rhodes," commanded by Capt. Nehemiah
Buffinton; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to Aug. 14, 1780; age, 15
yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in. ; complexion, light; residence, Salem.

Hooper, Calvin, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. Nathan Mitchell's co. of Minute-men,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 11 days; also, Capt.
James Allen's co.. Col. John Baley's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; en-
listed May 1, 1775; service, 3 mos., 1 week, 1 day; also, Capt. Allen's co., Gen.
John Thomas's regt.; company return dated Roxbury, Oct. 6, 1775; also, de-
scriptive list of men raised in Plymouth Co. for the term of 9 months from the
time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable to resolve of April 20, 1778 ; Capt. Keith's
CO., Col. Mitchell's regt.; age, 28 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 6 in.; complexion, light;
residence, Bridgewater ; arrived at Fishkill July 7, 1778 ; also, list of men returned
as received of Jonathan Warner, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at
Fort Arnold, July 10, 1778 ; engaged for town of Bridgewater ; also, Private, Lieut.
Samuel Dunbar's co., Maj. Eliphalet Cary's regt.; marched Jul}' 30, 1780; dis-
charged Aug. 9, 1780; service, 11 days; company marched to Tiverton, R. I., on
an alarm ; also, Capt. Nathan Packard's co., Col. J. Jacobs's regt. ; enlisted Aug.
17, 1780; discharged Nov. 3, 1780; service, 2 mos. 18 days, at Rhode Island;
company detached to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 225

Hooi'EK, David, Frenchman's Bay. Private, Lieut. "William Nickels's co., Col. Foster's
(Lincoln Co.) regt. ; marched Sept. 14, 1777; discharged Oct. 10, 1777; service, 26
days ; company marched to Machias on an alarm and served there when British
ships lay in the harbor; also, Capt. Daniel Sullivan's co. of volunteers ; service
from July 28, 1779, to Sept. 28, 1779, 2 raos., on expedition against Majorbagaduce ;
also, Capt. Henry D.ver's co. of rangers; enlisted March 17, 1780; discharged
May 1, 1780 ; service, 1 mo. 14 days ; company raised for defence of eastern Massa-
chusetts by order of Col. John Allan, commanding officer at Machias and Superin-
tendent of Eastern Indian department; also, same co. ; roll made up for rations
and sworn to at Boston ; said Hooper credited with 44 rations ; residence. French-
man's Bay ; company raised in No. 4, Gouldsborough, Frenchman's Bay, Pleasant
River, and Narragaugus ; a^so, Capt. Daniel Sullivan's co., Col. Benjamin Fos-
ter's (6th Lincoln Co.) regt.; enlisted Oct. 29, 1780; discharged Nov. 17, 1780;
service, 19 days ; company ordered on duty by Col. John Allan to protect in-
habitants of Frenchman's Bay.

Hooper, David, Middleborough. Sergeant, Capt. Fredericli Pope's co.. Col. Paul
Dudley Sargent's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 29, 1775;
service, 1 mo. 5 days ; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, oi'der
for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Boston, Nov. 11, 1775.

Hooper, David, Uxbridge. Private, Capt. Samuel Read, Jr.'s co.. Col. Josiah Whit-
ney's regt.; service, 3 mos. 13 days, in the Jerseys; company marched Dec. -,

1776, and returned March -, 1777; also, list of men belonging to Capt. Samuel
Read's co. who were drafted for 8 months, but who failed to march [year not
given] .

Hooper, David. Receipts dated Manchester, Sept. 19, and Sept. 27, 1775, signed by
said Hooper and others belonging to Capt. Joseph Whipple's co., for advance pay
for 1 month, and 4 weeks billeting, respectively, received of Michael Farley, Mus-
ter Master and Paymaster of men raised in Manchester for defence of seacoast in
Essex Co.; also. Private, Capt. Joseph Whipple's co. ; enlisted July 13, 1775;
service to Dec. 31, 1775, 6 mos. 3 days ; company raised for defence of seacoast in
Essex Co. and stationed, one-half at Manchester, the remainder at Gloucester;
also, Capt. William Pearson's (3d) co. ; enlisted Jan. 24, 1776; service to Nov.
18, 1776, 9 mos. 25 days ; company stationed at Gloucester for defence of seacoast.

Hooper, David. Private, Lieut. Samuel Dunbar's co., Maj. Eliphalet Cary's regt.;
marched July 30, 1780; discharged Aug. 1, 1780; service, 3 days; company
marched to Tiverton, R. I., on an alarm.

Hooper, Ebenezer. Private, Capt. Joseph Keith's co.. Col. Cotton's regt.; service
from Sept. 25, 1777, to Oct. 30, 1777, on a secret expedition to Tiverton, R. I.

Hooper, Edavard, Manchester. Receipts dated Manchester, Sept. 19, and Sept. 27,
1775, signed by said Hooper and others belonging to Capt. Joseph Whipple's co.,
for advance pay for 1 month, and 4 weeks billeting, respectively, received of
Michael Farley, Muster Master and Paymaster of men raised in Manchester for
defence of seacoast in Essex Co. ; also, Private, Capt. Joseph Whipple's co. ;
enlisted July 13, 1775 ; discharged Dec. 31, 1775 ; service, 6 mos. 3 days ; company
raised for defence of seacoast in Essex Co. and stationed, one-half at Manchester,
the remainder at Gloucester; also, Capt. William Pearson's (3d) co. ; enlisted
Jan. 24, 1776; service to Nov. 18, 1776, 9 mos. 25 days; company stationed at
Gloucester for defence of seacoast; also, Private, Capt. Gardner's co.. Col. Rufus
Putnam's (5th) regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 24,

1777, to Dec. 31, 1779 ; also, Capt. Benjamin Gates's co.. Col. Rufus Putnam's regt. ;
return dated Albany, Feb. 9, 1778 ; residence, Manchester ; enlisted for town of
Manchester; musteredby Esq. Cushing; term, 3 years; also, (late) Capt. Gates's
CO., Col. Rufus Putnam's (4th) regt.; return for gratuity, approved April 22,
1779; a^so. Colonel's co.. Col. Putnam's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts
for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Feb. 24, 1780.



226 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAn.ORS

Hooper, Elisha (also given Seth). Private, Lieut. Jabez Colt's co., Col. Rosseter's
detachment of Berkshire Co. militia; enlisted July 17, 1777; discharged July 27,
1777; service, 11 days, at the Northward. Roll dated Richmond.

Hooper, George, Marblehead. Seaman, ship "Pilgrim," commanded by Capt.
Joseph Robinson; descriptive list of officers and crew, dated Aug. 2, 1780; age,
20 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 4 in. ; complexion, light; residence, Marblehead.

Hooper, George. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Cousens's co., (late) Maj. Littlefield's
detachment of York Co. militia; enlisted July 6, 1779; discharged Aug. 24, 1779;
service, 1 mo. 19 days, on Penobscot expedition.

Hooper, Henry. Private, Capt. John Russell's co. ; marched July 28, 1776 ; service,
10 days, in defence of seacoast ; reported enlisted into Continental Army Aug. 10,
1776; company stationed at Martha's Vineyard.

Hooper, Henry. Pay roll of officers and crew of the brigantine " Rising Empire,"
commanded by Capt. Richard AVhellen; engaged July 29, 1776; discharged Sept.
3, 1776 ; service, 1 mo. 5 days. Roll sworn to in Bristol Co.

Hooper, Hezekiah, Bridgewater. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Elisha Mitchell's co., Col.
Simeon Cary's regt. ; service from time of enlistment to time of marching, 7 days ;
roll dated Bridgewater, April 2, 1776 ; also, same co. ; list of commissioned officers
of Col. Cary's regt. raised to reinforce the army until April 1, 1776.

Hooper, Jacob, Biddeford. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Wells, Muster Master
for York Co., dated Wells, Feb. 8, 1777; Capt. Jeremiah Hill's co.. Col. John
Patterson's regt.; residence, Biddeford; enlistment, 3 years; reported received
State and Continental bounties; also, Private, Capt. Hancock's co., Col. Joseph
Vose's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 1, 1777, to
Dec. .31, 1779; also, Capt. Robert Davis's co.. Col. Vose's regt.; muster roll for
Dec, 1777, sworn to at Camp near Valley Forge; enlisted Feb. 1, 1777; also,
same co. and regt. ; muster roll for Nov., 1778 ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster
roll for Dec, 1778, sworn to at Providence ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster rolls
for Jan. and Feb., 1779; also, (late) Capt. Robert Davis's co.. Col. Vose's regt. ;
muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence; also, descriptive list of
deserters, dated Camp Highlands, N. Y., July 13, 1780; Col. Joseph Vose's (1st)
regt. ; age, 28 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. oj in. ; complexion, dark ; hair, dark ; birth-
place, Berwick ; residence, Biddeford ; reported as having a hare lip.

Hooper, James, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. Nathan Mitchell's co. of Minute-men,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 8 days; also, Corporal,
Capt. Abrara Washburn's (Bridgewater) co., Col. Edward Mitchell's regt.; ser-
vice, 6 days ; company marched to Horse Neck in Braintree March 4, 1776 ; also,
Capt. Washburn's co., Col. Mitchell's regt. ; service, 16 days ; company marched
to Bristol, R. I., Dec. 8, 177G; roll endorsed " Alarm Roll to Providence; " also.
Private, Capt. Abram Washburn'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.

Hooper, James, Jr. Private, Capt. John Symonds's co. of matrosses; enlisted July
15, 1776; service, 2 mos. 16 days; company raised in Salem.

Hooper, James P. Seaman, State sloop " Winthrop," commanded by Capt. George
Little; engaged Sept. 6, 1782; discharged Nov. 25, 1782; service, 2 mos. 19 days.
Roll sworn to at Boston.

Hooper, Joab, Newcastle. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from
3d Lincoln Co. regt., as returned by Capt. Joseph Jones; residence, Newcastle;
engaged for town of Newcastle ; also, list of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber,
Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, March 16, 1777 ; Capt. Foster's co.,
Col. Greaton's regt.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 227

Hooper, John, Biddeford (also given Saco). List of men mustered liy Nathaniel
Wells, Muster Master for York Co., dated Wells, Feb. 8, 1777; Capt. Jeremiah
Hill's CO., Col. John Patterson's regt. ; residence, Biddeford ; enlistment, during
war; reported received State and Continental bounties; also, Sergeant, Capt.
Hancock's co., Col. Joseph Vose's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for ser-
vice from Jan. 1, 1777, to March 1, 1778; residence, Saco; reported deceased;
also, Capt. Robert Davis's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's regt.; muster roll for Dec,
1777, sworn to at Camp near Valley Forge; enlisted Jan. 1, 1777.

Hooper, John, "Desearts" (Mt. Desert). Private, Capt. Josiah Davis's co., Col.
Joseph Prime's (York Co.) regt. ; joined June 18, 1780 ; discharged Dec. 9, 1780 ;
service, 5 raos. 22 days; enlistment, 8 months; regiment raised for defence of
eastern Massachusetts. Roll sworn to at Arundel.

Hooper, John, Marblehead. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship " Jack "
(privateer), commanded by Capt. Nathan Brown, sworn to July 1, 1780; age,
40 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 9 in.; complexion, light; residence, Marblehead.

Hooper, John, Pepperellborough (also given Saco). List of men raised to serve in the
Continental Army, as returned by Moses Noyes, Chairman of Selectmen and
Committee of Newbury ; residence, Pepperellborough ; engaged for town of New-
bury; joined Capt. Crain's (Crane's) co.. Col. Nixen's (Nixon's) regt.; term,
during war (also given 3 years) ; also, list of men mustered by Nathaniel Wells,
Muster Master for York Co., dated Wells, May 23, 1777; Capt. Winthrop Sar-
geant's co., Col. Crane's regt. ; reported engaged by Samuel Gerrish, Esq., for the
town of Newbury ; also reported received State bounty ; also, Matross, Capt. AVin-
throp Sargent's co.. Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt.; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from May 13, 1777, to April 11, 1780 ; residence, Saco ; credited
to town of Newbury; also, Capt. Sargent's co.. Col. John Crane's (3d Artillery)
regt.; return of men who were in service before Aug. 1, 1777, and who had not
been absent subsequently except on furlough, certified at Park near Morristown
Jan. 28, 1780; also, descriptive return made by order of Gen. Heath dated Jan.
10, 1781; Capt. Winthrop Sargent's co., 3d Artillery regt.; rank, Matross; age,
21 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 6 in.; complexion, light; engaged for town of Newbury;
engaged May 12, 1777, by Capt. Lieut. Cumpston ; term, 3 years ; reported dis-
charged at expiration of his term.

Hooper, John. Private, Capt. William Hooper's co. ; enlisted Jan. 22, 1776; service
to Feb. 29, 1776, 1 mo. 10 days, in defence of seacoast; roll dated Marblehead;
also, Matross, Capt. Edward Fettyplace's (Marblehead) co. ; enlisted March 1,
1776; service to Sept. 1, 1776, 6 mos., in defence of seacoast.

Hooper, John. 3d Corporal, Capt. Benjamin Hooper's co. ; enlisted Jan. 22, 1776;
service to May 31, 1776, 4 mos. 10 days; company stationed at Falmouth for
defence of seacoast; also, 2d Corporal, same co. ; service from May 30, 1776, to
Nov. 24, 1776, 5 mos. 23 days ; company stationed at Falmouth ; rolls sworn to
in Cumberland Co.

Hooper, John. Private, Capt. Nathan Watkins's co., Col. Edmund Phinney's regt.;
muster roll dated Garrison at Fort George, Dec. 8, 1776; enlisted Dec. 1, 1775;
reported sick in general hospital.

Hooper, John. Seaman, brigantine "Massachusetts," commanded by Capt. Daniel
Souther ; engaged Aug. 16, 1776 ; discharged Dec. 21, 1776 ; service, 4 mos. 5 days.

Hooper, John. Seaman, brigantine "Tyrannicide," commanded by Capt. Jonathan
Haraden; engaged Oct. 1, 1777; discharged May 8, 1778; service, 7 mos. 8 days.

Hooper, John. List of men raised by the town of Boston to serve in the Continental
Army for the term of 9 months, agreeable to resolve of April 20, 1778, as returned
by Jabez Hatch, Colonel of Boston regt., dated Boston, May -, 1778. [See John
Hope.]



228 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Hooper, Johk. 2d Lieutenant, schooner "True Blue" (privateer); petition dated
^VвЦ†atertown, Aug. 29, 1776, signed by Joshua Orne, in behalf of himself and others,
of Marblehead, asking that William Cole be commissioned as commander of said
vessel; ordered in Council Aug. 30, 1776, that a commission be issued; also, 2(1
Lieutenant, brigantine " Freedom," commanded by Capt. John Clouston ; list of
officers of the State Navy; commissioned Feb. 19 (also given Feb. 18), 1777; also,
letter from Edward Bi'ooks to Hon. James Bowdoin, dated Halifax Barracks,
Nov. 8, 1777, asking that arrangements be made for the exchange of said Hooper,
2d Lieutenant of the brig " Freedom," and other prisoners confined in barracks
at Halifax; a^so, 2d Lieutenant, brig "Freedom," commanded by Capt. John
Clouston; shipped Feb. 4, 1777; discharged Jan. 23, 1778; service, 11 mos. 19
days ; pay roll of men belonging to said bi-ig made up for wages for service and
while in captivity; reported taken in the prize "William and Ann;" also, 1st
Lieutenant, ship "Pilgrim" (privateer); petition dated Salem, Sept. 11, 1778,
signed by Andrew Cabot, of Salem, asking that Hugh Hill be commissioned as
commander of said vessel; ordered in Council Sept. 12, 1778, that a commission
be issued.

Hooper, John. Pi-ivate, Capt. Nathaniel Fales's co. ; enlisted Aug. 3, 1779 ; discharged
Aug. 15, 1779; service, 13 days, on Penobscot expedition; company marched to
Majorbagaduce by order of Gen. Lovell,

Hooper, John. Private, Capt. David Kingman's co.. Col. Edward Mitchell's regt. ;
service, 6 days, on an alarm at Squantum, or Braintree Farms, in March, 1776;
also, Sergeant, Capt. David Kingman's co., Maj. Eliphalet Cary's regt. ; marched
Aug. 2, 1780; discharged Aug. 9, 1780; service, 7 days; company marched to
Rhode Island on the alarm of July 30, 1780.

Hooper, John. Private, Capt. James Allen's co.. Col. Simeon Cary's regt. ; pay roll
for rations, dated Camp near New York, Aug. 9, 1776; also, Capt. Abram Wash-
burn'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.

Hooper, John. Seaman, U. S. brig " Gen. Gates," commanded by Capt. John Skim-
mer ; list of men entitled to prize shares [year not given] ; said Hooper rated
1 share.

Hooper, Joseph, Georgetown. Seaman, brigantine "Freedom," Benjamin Ober,
Master; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to Sept. 11, 1780; age, 28
yrs.; stature, 6 ft.; complexion, dark; residence, Georgetown.

Hooper, Joseph, Wells. Capt. Samuel Leighton's co.. Col. Francis's regt. ; regimental
return dated Sept. 23, 1776; reported not joined; company made up from Col.
Frost's, Col. Sawyer's, and Col. Jordan's regts.. Brig. Moulton's brigade.

Hooper, Joseph. Private, Capt. Mark Pool's detachment of militia. Col. Jacob Ger-
rish's regt. ; service from Nov. 12, 1777, to Feb. 3, 1778, with guards at Charles-
town; also, Capt. Mark Pool's co., Col. Jacob 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.

Hooper, Joshua. List of men showing balances due [no particulars given] .

Hooper, Luther. Corporal, Capt. Abram Washburn's (Bridgewater) co.. Col. Edward
Mitchell's regt. ; service, 6 days; company marched to Horse Neck in Braintree
March -1, 1776 ; also. Private, in a detachment from Capt. Joseph Keith's co., Col.
Edward Mitchell's regt. ; marched Dec. 8, 1776 ; service, 7 days ; detachment
marched to Bristol, R. I., Dec. 8, 1776, on an alarm; also, Lieut. Samuel Dun-
bar's co., Maj. Eliphalet Cary's regt. ; marched July 30, 1780; discharged Aug.
9, 1780; service, 11 days; company marched to Tiverton, R. 1., on an alarm;



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 229

Hooper, Luther, contmued.

also, Capt. Abram Washburn's co., Col. Theophilus Cotton's regt. ; marched
March 10, 1781; discharged April 1, 1781; service, 22 days; company marched
to Newport to serve for 40 days.

Hooper, Nathaniel, Kittery. Private, Capt. Tobias Fernald's co.. Col. James Scam-
mon's (30th) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 13, 1775 ; service,
2 mos. 23 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775], including abstract of
pay to last of July, 1775; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money
dated Fort No. 1, Nov. 28, 1775; also. Drummer, Capt. Tobias Fernald's co.. Col.
Edmund Phinney's regt. ; muster roll dated Garrison at Fort George, Dec. 8,
1776; enlisted Jan. 1, 1776; reported re-engaged Nov. 14, 1776; also, list of men
mustered by Nat. Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Feb. 2,
1777; Capt. Jere. Hill's co.. Col. John Patterson's regt.; also, Drummer, Capt.
Hancock's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for ser-
vice from Jan. 1, 1777, to July 14, 1779; residence, Kittery; reported deserted;
also, Capt. Robert Davis's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's regt. ; muster roll for Dec,
1778, sworn to at Camp near Valley Forge; enlisted Jan. 1, 1777; enlistment,
during war; also, sameco. and regt. ; pay roll for Nov., 1778; also, same co. and
regt.; pay roll for Dec, 1778, sworn to at Providence; also, same co. and regt.;
payrolls for Jan. and Feb., 1779; also, (late) Capt. Robert Davis's co., Col.
Joseph Vose's regt.; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence;
also, descriptive list of deserters, dated Camp Highlands, N. Y., July 13, 1780;
Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt. ; age, 25 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in. ; complexion, light ;
hair, light; birthplace, Kittery; residence, Kittery.



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