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Hooper, Noah. Fifer, Capt. Benjamin Hooper's co. ; enlisted July 17, 1775 ; service
to Dec. 31, 1775, 6 mos.; company raised for defence of seacoast and stationed in
town of Biddeford and district of Pepperellborough (Saco) ; also, Capt. Benjamin
Hooper's (Buxton) co. ; list dated Buxton, Jan. 31, 1782.

Hooper, Robert, Boston (also given Uxbridge). List of men raised to serve in the
Continental Army on behalf of an unorganized company in Uxbridge, as returned
by the Selectmen; residence, Boston; joined Capt. Knap's co.. Col. Shepord's
(Shepard's) regt. ; terra, 3 years, to expire in 1780 ; also, list of men raised for
Continental service, as returned by Col. Benjamin Gill ; also, list of men mustered
by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, April 13, 1777 ;
Capt. Knapp's co., Col. Shepard's regt.

Hooper, Robert (also given Robert, 3d), Marblehead. Capt. Joel Smith's (4th)
CO., Col. John Glover's (21st) regt.; receipt for advance pay, signed by said
Hooper and others, dated Cambridge, July 28, 1775 ; also. Private, same co. and
regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted June 7, 1775 ; service, 1 mo. 26
days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat
or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Dec. 30, 1775.

Hooper, Seth (also given Elisha). 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, Thomas, Beverly (also given Salem). List of men raised to serve in the Con-
tinental Army from 1st, 2d, and 3d Beverly cos., as returned by Capt. Larkin
Thorndike, Capt. John Woodbury, and Capt. Joseph R[ae] ; residence, Beverly;
engaged for town of Beverly; joined Capt. Winship's co.. Col. Putnam's regt.;
term, 3 years ; reported as belonging to 3d Beverly co. ; also, Private, Capt. John
Williams's co.. Col. R. Putnam's regt. ; return dated Albany, Feb. 9, 1778; mus-
tered by John Cushing, Esq. ; reported deserted ; also, descriptive list of deserters,
dated Nov. 20, 1780 ; Col. Rufus Putnam's (5th) regt. ; age, 29 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft.
7in. ; complexion, red ; hair, light; residence, Salem ; engagedforto.wn of Salem;
term, 3 years ; deserted July 24, 1777 ; reported never joined.



230 IMASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

HooPEn, Thomas, Bridgewater (also given Pembroke). Return of men raised to serve
in the Continental Army from Capt. David Kingman's co., 3d Plymouth Co. regt. ;
residence, Bridgewater; enlisted for town of Bridgewater; joined Capt. Thomas
Turner's co., Col. Bradford's regt. ; enlistment, 3 years ; also, list of men mustered
between March 27, 1777, and April 9, 1777, by James Hatch, Muster Master for
Plymouth Co. ; Col. Bradford's regt. ; age, 36 yrs. ; enlisted by Capt. Thomas
Turner; aZso, Corporal, Capt. Thomas Turner's (3d) co.. Col. Gamaliel Bradford's
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 4, 1777, to Nov. 30,
1777; residence, Pembroke; reported deceased; also, same co. and regt.; sub-
sistence allowed from date of enlistment, Feb. 10, 1777, to May 28, 1777 ; credited
with 107 days allowance ; also. Private, Capt. Turner's co., Col. Bradford's regt. ;
muster roll dated Jan. 15, 1778 ; reported reduced to the ranks ; also reported sick
in general hospital at Albany ; also, same co. and regt. ; return [year not given] ;
mustered by County and Continental Muster Masters ; reported sick at Albany.

Hooper, Thomas, Marblehead (also given Cambridge). Private, Capt. William Cour-
tis's (1st) CO., Col. John Glover's (21st) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775;
enlisted May 25, 1775 ; service, 2 mos. 12 days ; also, company return [probably
Oct., 1775] ; reported discharged.

Hooper, Thomas, Newburyport. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from 2d Essex Co. regt., as returned by Maj. Ralph Cross ; residence, Newbury-
port; engaged for town of Newburyport ; joined Capt. Moses Greenleaf's co.. Col.
Francis's regt. ; term, during war (also given 3 years) ; also. Private, Capt. Moses
Greenleaf's co., Col. Benjamin Tupper's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts
for service from April 1, 1777, to July 15, 1778; reported died July 15, 1778; also,
same co. and regt.; return dated Jan. 25, 1778; mustered by County and Conti-
nental Muster Masters; reported unfit for duty for want of clothes.

Hooper, Thomas. Private, 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, Thomas. Capt. Turner Phillips's co.. Col. Thomas Crafts's regt. ; list of men
who received bounty from April 30, 1777, to Dec. 30, 1777, 8 mos.

Hooper, Thomas. Private, Capt. John Walton's co. ; joined Sept. 4, 1778; discharged
Sept. 11, 1778; also, company receipt for wages for 8 days service, dated Cam-
bridge, Oct. 26, 1778, and endorsed "John Walton, Cap't."

Hooper, Tristram. Private, Capt. Benjamin Hooper's co. ; marched Jan. 22, 1776;
service to Nov. 24, 1776, 10 mos. 3 days ; company stationed at Falmouth for
defence of seacoast. Roll sworn to in Cumberland Co.

Hooper, William. Captain ; company receipt for advance pay given to Daniel Hop-
kins, dated Salem, Sept. 26, 1775; also. Captain; engaged July 11, 1775; service
to Dec. 31, 1775, 6 mos. 6 days, in defence of seacoast; rolls dated Marblehead;
also, Captain, 2d co. ; list of seacoast officers stationed at Marblehead; commis-
sioned Jan. 6, 1776; aZso, Captain ; engaged Jan. 4, 1776; discharged Nov. 15,
1776; service, 10 mos. 13 days, in defence of seacoast; rolls dated Marblehead.

Hooper, AVilliam. Private, Capt. William Pearson's (3d) co. ; enlisted Jan. 24, 1776;
service to Aug. 31, 1776, 7 mos. 7 days; company stationed at Gloucester for
defence of seacoast; also, 2d Corporal, same co. ; service from Sept. 1, 1776, to
Nov. 18, 1776, 2 mos. 18 days ; company stationed at Gloucester for defence of
seacoast.

Hooper, William (also given William, Jr.). Seaman, brigantine "Tyrannicide,"
commanded by Capt. Jonathan Haraden ; engaged Oct. 1, 1777 ; discharged May
8, 1777 ; service, 7 mos. 8 days.



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Hooper, William. Private, Capt. Abram Washburn's cc, Maj. Eliphalet Gary's
regt.; marched July 30, 1780; discharged Aug. 9, 1780; service, 11 days; com-
pany marched to Rhode Island on an alarm.

HooPEE, William, Jr. Capt. William Hooper's co. ; company receipt for advance
pay, given to Daniel Hopkins, dated Salem, Sept. 26, 1775 ; also, Corporal, same
CO. ; enlisted July 21, 1775; service to Dec. 31, 1775, 5 mos. 24 days, in defence of
seacoast; rolls dated Marblehead ; also, same co. ; enlisted Jan. 4, 1776; service
to Sept. 1, 1776, 7 mos. 28 days, in defence of seacoast; rolls dated Marblehead;
also. Sergeant, same co. ; service from Sept. 1, 1776, to date of discharge, Nov. 15,
1776, 2 mos. 15 days ; roll dated Marblehead.

Hooper, Winslow. Private, Capt. Abram Washburn's co., Maj. Eliphalet Cary's
regt.; marched July 30, 1780; discharged Aug. 9, 1780; service, 11 days; com-
pany marched to Rhode Island on an alarm.

Hooping, Richard. Mariner, ship "Vengeance," commanded by Capt. Thomas
Thomas; engaged June 27, 1779; discharged Aug. 27, 1779; service, 2 mos., on
Penobscot expedition ; vessel reported lost. Roll sworn to in Suffolk Co.

Hoopkins, Johx. Order on Committee on Clothing, dated Northbridge, March 30,

1776, signed by Sarah Hopkns, Executrix, for money in lieu of a bounty coat due
said Hoopkins, deceased, for service in Capt. David Batcheller's co., Col. Joseph
Reed's regt.

Hoopper, David. Private, Capt. Peter Penniraan's co., Col. Job Cushing's regt. ; ser-
vice from Aug. 17, 1777, 3 days preceding march, to date of discharge, Nov. 29,

1777, 3 mos. 19 (also given 3 mos. 20) days, travel included, with Northern army ;
reported marched Aug. 22, 1777.

Hoopper, Luther. Private, Capt. Nathan Packard's co., Col. Thomas Carpenter's
regt.; enlisted July 25, 1778; discharged Sept. 9, 1778; service, 1 mo. 16 days, at
Rhode Island. Roll sworn to at Plymouth.

Hoorxbeek, Jacob, Jr. Descriptive list dated Aug. 6, 1776; Capt. Moses Cantine's
CO., Col. Levi Pawling' s (Ulster Co., N. Y.) regt.. Gen. Clinton's brigade; age, 23
yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ; complexion, fair; hair, brown; eyes, blue; occupation,
boatman; birthplace, Rochester; enlisted July 29, 1776; marched Aug. 3, 1776;
regiment reported serving as part of Continental Army and stationed near King's
Bridge.

Hoos, Hendrick, Sheffield. Private, Capt. William Watson's (6th) co., 3d Mass.
regt. commanded by Lieut. Col. Millen; muster roll for Dec, 1782; reported
wagoner to Gen. Heath; also reported as having been received from (late) 9th
Mass. regt.; also, muster rolls for Jan.-April, 1783; enlistment, during war;
also, order on Lieut. Henry Nelson, Paymaster, 3d Mass. regt., dated Canton-
ment near New Windsor, May 13, 1783, signed by said Hoos and others belonging
to Capt. William Watson's co., for wages for service in the Continental Army in
Feb. and March, 1783 ; also, descriptive list of men in Continental service ; Capt.
Watson's co., 3d Mass. regt. ; age, 38 j'rs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ; complexion, dark;
hair, dark; occupation, yeoman; residence, Sheffield; engaged for town of Shef-
field; engaged April -, 1777 ; term, during war; reported as having received cloth-
ing on various dates between Feb. 2, 1783, and May 16, 1783 ; also, Capt. Watson's
CO. ; register of furloughs granted in 1783 ; said Hoos furloughed June 8, 1783,
at New Windsor. [See Hendrick Goose.]

HoosE, . [This name also appears under the form of Goose, Hoos, House, Huse.]

HoosE, Enoch. 4th Mass. regt. ; return for Feb., 1783, of the sick belonging to 1st
Mass. brigade in hospital at New Windsor.

HoosE, Hendrick, Nobletown (also given Sheffield). Return of men raised for Conti-
nental service ; residence " Mountain ; " engaged for town of Nobletown ; joined



232 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



HoosE, Hendrick, continued.

Capt. Bartlit's (Bartlett's) co., Col. Weston's (Wesson's) regt. ; terra, during
war; also, Private, Lieut. Col. Millen's co., Col. James Wesson's regt.; Conti-
nental Army pa.v accounts for service from March 4, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779;
residence, Sheffield (also given Nobletown) ; credited to town of Sheffield; also,
(late) Capt. Bartlett's co., Col. Wesson's regt.; return of men who were in camp
on or before Aug. 15, 1777, and who had not been absent subsequently except on
furlough, etc. ; also, Capt. W. Watson's co., Col. Wesson's regt. ; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; also, Lieut.
Col. Mellen's co., Col. Wesson's (9th) regt. ; return for clothing for the year 1780.

HoosE, Nathaniel. Col. Wesson's (9th) regt.; entered service Aug. 1, 1779; dis-
charged May 1, 1780; term, 9 months.

HooTON, Francis. List of men detached from Col. Jabez Hatch's (Boston) regt. who
refused to march on a secret expedition, dated Boston, Sept. 29, 1777; also,
resolve dated Sept. 30, 1777, directing Jabez Hatch, Colonel of Boston regt., to
arrest and confine said Hooton and others who had refused to march as ordered
and have them later conveyed under guard to Rhode Island and there deliver
them to the commanding officer of the detachment raised in Massachusetts for a
secret expedition.

Hop, Sam. List of men who performed turns of service to the credit of the town of
Wilmington [year not given] ; said Hop credited with 2 turns of service.

HoPBER, Henry, Spencertown. Private, Capt. Abraham Watson's co.. Col. John
Graton's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 6, 1777, to
Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Watson's co.. Col. Greaton's (2d) regt.; return [year
not given] ; residence, Spencertown ; enlisted for town of Spencertown ; mustered
by County Muster Master Wheeler and by a Continental Muster Master; also,
Capt. Abraham Watson's co.. Col. John Greaton's (3d) regt.; muster rolls for
Jan.-March, 1781, dated West Point; enlistment, during war; also, muster roll
for Oct. and Nov., 1781, dated Highlands; also, muster roll for Dec, 1781, dated
New Boston ; also, muster roll for Jan., 1782, dated Hutts, New Boston ; reported
"on Duty Taylor Regt."

Hope, . [This name also appears under the form Hoop, Hooper.]

Hope, Jack, Nantucket. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army [year
not given] ; residence, Nantucket; engaged for town of Bridgewater.

Hope, John, Barnstable. Private, Capt. James Davis's co. ; enlisted July 1, 1775;
service to Dec. 31, 1775, in defence of seacoast ; also, list of men raised to serve in
the Continental Army, as returned by Selectmen and Committee of Barnstable;
residence, Barnstable; engaged for town of Barnstable; joined Capt. John Rus-
sell's CO., Col. Bradford's regt.; term, 3 years, to expire Jan. -, 1780; also, list
of men mustered by Joseph Otis, Muster Master for Barnstable Co., dated Barn-
stable, March 14, 1777 ; Capt. John Russell's co.. Col. Gamaliel Bradford's regt. ;
mustered March 10, 1777; term, during war; reported received State and Con-
tinental bounties; also. Corporal, 6th co.. Col. Bradford's regt.; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 21, 1777, to June 30, 1778 ; reported de-
ceased; also, Capt. John Russell's co.. Col. Gamaliel Bradford's regt.; return
[year not given] ; mustered by County and Continental Muster Masters ; also,
same co. and regt.; muster roll for Dec, 1777; also, same co. and regt.; return
of men who were in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777; enlisted Feb. 16, 1777;
joined May 20, 1777; reported died May 31, 1778.

Hope, John, Boston. List of men raised by the town of Boston to serve in tlie Conti-
nental Army for the term of 9 months, certified by J. Hatch, Colonel of Boston
regt., at Boston, May 26, 1778, as delivered to Maj. Thomas Cogswell, of Col.
Tose's regt.; Col. Hatch's regt.; age, 28 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 4 in.; hair, light;



IX THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 233

Hope, John, contimted.

eves, blue ; residence, Boston ; endorsement on list dated Roxbury, May 27, 1778,
signed by Col. Joseph Vose, states that the men in question were to be receipted
for to Gen. Warner at Fishkill; also, list of men raised to serve in the Continen-
tal Army for the term of 9 months from the time of their arrival at Fishkill,
agreeable to resolve of April 20, 1778, as returned by Stephen Badlam, Superin-
tendent for Suffolk Co., dated Dorchester, June 29, 1778; conducted to camp by
Maj. Thomas Cogswell, of Col. Vose's regt. ; also, list of men returned as mus-
tered by Henry Rutgers, Jr., Deputy Muster Master, dated Fishkill, Aug. 1, 1778 ;
engaged for town of Boston ; arrived at Fishkill June 9, 1778 ; reported a prisoner
of war and rejected accordingly.

Hope, Joseph, Barnstable. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army, as
returned by a committee of Barnstable, dated May 10, 1778 ; residence, Barnstable ;
engaged for town of Barnstable ; term to expire Jan. -, 1780.

Hope, Thomas. Private, Capt. Benjamin Hicks's co.. Col. Goose Van Schaick's (1st
New York) regt.; muster rolls for Jan.-April, 1781, dated West Point; term,
during war.

Hope, Thomas. Boatswain's Mate, ship " Mars," commanded by Capt. James Nivens ;
engaged April 19, 1781 ; discharged June 12, 1781 ; service, 1 mo. 2-1 days ; also
pay roll for same service, dated Boston.

Hope, Thomas. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship " Aurora " (privateer),
commanded by Capt. David Porter, dated Boston, June 16, 1781 ; age, 22 yrs. ;
stature, 4 ft. 8 in.

Hope, Timothy, Barnstable. Private, Capt. James Davis's co. ; enlisted July 10, 1775 ;
service to Dec. 31, 1775, in defence of seacoast; also, Capt. Micah Hamlen's co..
Col. Thomas Marshall's regt. ; order for advance pay, signed by said Hope and
others, dated Boston, June 27, 1776; also, Private, same co. and regt.; enlisted
June 13, 1776; service to Aug. 1, 1776, 1 mo. 19 days; roll dated Castle Island;
also, same co. and regt. ; service from Aug. 1, 1776, to Nov. 1, 1776, 3 mos. ; also,
same co. and regt. ; pay roll for Nov., 1776 ; also, list of men raised to serve in
the Continental Army, as returned by Selectmen and Committee of Barnstable ;
residence, Barnstable; engaged for town of Barnstable; joined Capt. John Rus-
sell's CO., Col. Bradford's regt. ; term to expire Jan. -, 1780 ; also, list of men mus-
tered by Joseph Otis, Muster Master for Barnstable Co., dated Barnstable, Feb.
18, 1777; Capt. John Russell's co.. Col. Gamaliel Bradford's regt.; mustered
Feb. 15, 1777; term, during war; reported received State and Continental boun-
ties ; also. Private, Capt. John Russell's co.. Col. Gamaliel Bradford's regt. ; sub-
sistence allowed from date of enlistment, Jan. 17, 1777, to March 21, 1777 ; credited
with 75 days allowance, including subsistence for 11 days (220 miles) travel on
march from Boston to Bennington ; also, same co. and regt. ; return [year not
given] ; mustered by County and Continental Muster Masters; reported discharged
June 18, 1777.

Hope, Timothy. Private, in a company commanded by Capt. Job Crocker, of East-
ham, Col. Nathan Sparhawk's regt.; enlisted July 2; discharged Dec. 12 [year
not given, probably 1777] ; service, 5 mos. 18 days, at Rhode Island and sundry
places in Massachusetts, including 4 days (75 miles) travel home; company raised
to serve for 6 months from July 1 [1777] , unless sooner discharged.

Hoping, Richard. Descriptive list of men raised in Middlesex Co. in 1779 to serve in
the Continental Army; age, 18 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 2^ in. ; complexion, light; en-
gaged for town of Waltham ; delivered to Lieut. William Storey.

Hopkens, James. Private, Capt. Nathan Basset's co., Maj. Zenas Winslow's regt.;
service, 6 days, on an alarm at Bedford and Falmouth in Sept., 1778; mileage
(100 miles) allowed. Roll sworn to in Barnstable Co.



234 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

HoPKENS, Joseph. List of men raised in Middlesex Co., agreeable to resolve of June
9, 1779, as returned by Joseph Hosmer, Superintendent for said county, dated
Nov. 24, 1779 ; engaged for town of Reading.

HoPKENS, Nathaniel, Truro. Order for advance pay, etc., dated Hull, June 29, 1776,
signed by said Hopkens and others, payable to Capt. Isaiah Higgins; also,
Private, Capt. Isaiah Higgins's co.. Col. Thomas Marshall's regt. ; enlisted June
6, 1776; service to Aug. 1, 1776, 1 mo. 26 days.

Hopkens, Timothy, Jr. Account dated West Springfield, Aug. 19, 1778, rendered by
the Selectmen, of bounties paid said Hopkens and others, raised to serve at Provi-
dence until Jan. I, 1779, agreeable to resolve of June 10, 1778, and who marched
under command of Capt. Nathan Rowley and served at Providence or there-
abouts.

HoPKiN, John, Northbridge. Private, Capt. David Bachelor's co.. Col. Joseph Read's
(20th) regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; reported died Sept. 19, 1775.

Hopkin, Samuel. Receipt dated June 13, 1777, for bounty paid Ensign Sturgin Sloan
by Capt. William Douglass for enlisting said Hopkin and others to serve in the
Continental Army to the credit of the town of Hancock.

HoPKiNES, Richard, Casco Bay (also given Eastham). Private, Light Infantry co..
Col. Calvin Smith's (late Wigglesworth's) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts
for service from Sept. 4, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; residence, Casco Bay; credited to
town of Newton ; also, Capt. Nicholas Blasdel's co.. Col. Edward Wigglesworth's
regt.; return dated Camp Valley Forge, Feb. 5, 1778; residence, Eastham; en-
listed for town of Newton ; mustered by Esq. AVells, County Muster Master ; also,
same co. and regt. ; muster roll for May, 1778, dated Camp Valley Forge; also,
same co. and regt.; muster roll for June, 1778, dated Camp "Greeage;"
also, same co. and regt. ; pay roll for Oct., 1778, sworn to at Camp Providence ;
also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Provi-
dence; reported transferred to Light Infantry co. ; also, Capt. Daniel Pillsbury's
(Light Infantry) co.. Col. Wigglesworth's regt.; muster roll for March and
April, 1779, sworn to at Providence ; enlisted Sept. 4, 1777 ; enlistment, 3 years ;
also, certificate dated Providence, June 1, 1779, signed by John Porter, Major
Commandant, certifying that said Hopkines and others were by mistake left out
of the former returns of Capt. Blasdall's (Blaisdell's) co., but that they had been
continuously in camp from July 15, 1777 ; accompanying order for gratuity for
said men, payable to Thomas Smart, Paymaster, Col. Wigglesworth's regt.

HoPKiNGS, Caleb. Private, Capt. Matthias Tobey's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of
guards; enlisted Aug. 1, 1778; discharged Dec. 14, 1778; service, 4 mos. 20 days,
at Winter Hill, including travel (120 miles) home.

HopKiNGS, Matthew, Boston. Private, Capt. Lemuel Trescott's co. [Col. Jonathan
Brewer's regt.] ; company return dated Prospect Hill, Oct. 6, 1775.

HoPKiNGS, Matthew. Private, Capt. Thomas White's co., Maj. Edward Procter's
detachment of guards; service between Dec. 10, 1777, and March 1, 1778, 2 mos.
17 days, at Dorchester.

HoPKiNGs, Nathaniel. Seaman, brig " Adventure," commanded by Capt. James
Morris; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to in Suffolk Co., Sept. 26,
1780 ; age, 22 yrs. ; complexion, dark ; hair, black ; birthplace, Eastham.

Hopkins, . [This name also appears under the form of Hepkins, Hobkings, Hob-
kins, Hoopkins, Hop, Hopkens, Hopkin, Hopkines, Hopkings, Hopkinson.]

Hopkins, Allen. Sergeant, in a detachment from Capt. George Haslen s co., Col.
Benjamin Foster's (Lincoln Co.) regt. ; service, 1 mo. 9 days ; reported discharged
Oct. 7, 1777 ; detachment marched to Machias three different times and served in



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Hopkins, Allen, continued.

Capt. Sullivan's co. ; also, Private, Capt. Daniel Sullivan's co., Col. Foster's regt. ;
pay roll for back rations ; said Hopkins credited with 6 rations ; warrant allowed
in Council July 27, 1778.

Hopkins, Asa. Private, Capt. Noah Allen's (late Capt. Moses Soul's) co., Col. Asa
Whitcomb's regt. ; muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga, Nov. 27, 1776 ; en-
listed Jan. 1, 1776; reported died Nov. 24, 1776.

Hopkins, Barzillai. Private, Capt. Benjamin Godfrey's co., Maj. Zenath Winslow's
regt. ; service, 6 days, on alarms at Bedford and Falmouth in Sept., 1778 ; mileage
(104 miles) allowed. Roll sworn to in Barnstable Co.

Hopkins, Benjajiin. Private, Capt. Solomon Higgins's (Eastham) co. ; enlisted July
12, 1775 ; discharged Dec. 31, 1775 ; service, 6 mos. 4 days, in defence of seacoast ;
also, Capt. Joseph Smith's co. ; enlisted Feb. 12, 1776 ; service to Feb. 29, 1776,
in defence of seacoast ; roll dated Truro and sworn to at Eastham ; also, same
CO. ; service from May 31, 1776, to Aug. 31, 1776, 3 mos. ; roll sworn to in Barn-
stable Co.

Hopkins, Braddock, Lee. Descriptive list of men raised in Berkshire Co. 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. Bradley's co.. Col. Rositer's regt.;
age, 20 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in.; complexion, light; engaged for town of Lee;
also, Private, Colonel's co.. Col. Thomas Marshall's regt. ; Continental Army
pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; residence, Lee; also,
descriptive list dated West Point, Jan. 11, 1781; Capt. William Parks's co.. Col.
Benjamin Tupper's (10th) regt. ; age, 22 (also given 21) yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ;
complexion, dark (also given light) ; hair, dark (also given light) ; residence, Lee ;
engaged Dec. 23, 1779, by Capt. Parks; term, during war; also, Private, Col.
Benjamin Tupper's (10th) regt.; service from Jan. 1, 1781, 19 mos. 1 day; re-
ported deserted Aug. 2, 1782.

Hopkins, Caleb, Buxton. Private, Capt. Adam Martin's co.. Col. Nathan Tyler's
regt.; enlisted July 2, 1779; discharged Dec. 17, 1779; service, 5 mos. 26 days, at
Rhode Island; also, same co. and regt.; payroll for Dec, 1779, allowing 1 mo.
10 days service at Rhode Island, including travel (200 miles) home.

Hopkins, Caleb. Private, Capt. Joseph Smith's co. ; enlisted Feb. 15, 1776; service
to Feb. 29, 1776, in defence of seacoast. Roll dated Truro and sworn to at
Eastham.

Hopkins, Caleb. Sergeant, Capt. Joseph Smith's co. ; enlisted Feb. 15, 1776 ; service
to Feb. 29, 1776, in defence of seacoast ; roll dated Truro and sworn to at Eastham ;
also, same co. ; service from May 31, 1776, to Nov. 22, 1776, 5 mos. 22 days ; com-
pany stationed at Truro for defence of seacoast.



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