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tered by Nat. Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Jan. 8, 1777;
Capt. Daniel Lane's co.. Col. Alden's regt. ; also, Private, Capt. Daniel Lane's co.,
Col. John Brooks's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan.
1, 1777, to Nov. 10, 1778; residence, Ticonderoga; reported taken prisoner Nov.
10, 1778; also, Capt. Asa Coburn's co.. Col. Ichabod Alden's regt. ; return dated
Albany, Jan. 12, 1778 ; residence, Oxford ; enlisted for town of Oxford ; mustered
by Capt. Newhall, Muster Master for Worcester Co. ; reported transferred to
Capt. Lane's co. ; also, Capt. Daniel Lain's co.. Col. Alden's regt.; return dated
Albany, Jan. 14, 1778 ; mustered by County Muster Master Barber and by a Con-
tinental Muster Master; also, Capt. Lane's co., (late) Col. Ichabod Alden's (6tb)
regt. ; return of men who were in camp before Aug. 15, 1777, certified at Cherry
Valley, Feb. 24, 1779 ; reported taken prisoner Nov. 11, 1778 ; also, descriptive list
of deserters, dated West Point, Aug. 18, 1782; Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th)
regt.; age,27yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 11 in. ; complexion, dark ; hair, dark ; residence,
Boston ; deserted Nov. -, 1778, from Cherry Valley.

HuDNAL, Lot. Capt. Putnam's co. ; copy of a list of men taken from the Orderly
Book of Col. Israel Hutchinson of the 27th regt., dated Fort Lee; reported taken
prisoner at Fort Washington Nov. 16, 1776.

HuDNELL, Lot, Gloucester. Private, Capt. Enoch Putnam's co., Col. John Mansfield's
(19th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 18, 1775; service,

2 mos. 19 days; also, Capt. Putnam's co.. Col. Mansfield's regt. commanded by
Lieut. Col. Israel Hutchinson ; company return dated Oct 6, 1775 ; also, order for
bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Winter Hill, Oct. 27, 1775.

HuDSEN, Darius. Capt. Ephraim Corey's co., Col. William Prescott's regt. ; order
for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp at Cambridge, Oct. 31,

1775.

Hudson, . [This name also appears under the form of Hatson, Hodson, Hotson,

Hudsen, Hutsen, Hutson.]

Hudson', Aakox, Hardwick. Private, Capt. Simeon Hazeltiue's co. of Minute-men,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 12 days ; reported enlisted
into the arraj' ; also, Corporal, Capt. Samuel Billings's co.. Col. Ebenezer
Learned's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 4, 1775; service,

3 mos. 4 days; also, company return dated Oct. 7, 1775; also. Private, Capt.
Daniel Gilbert's co., Col. Josiah Whitney's regt.; service from Aug. 2, 1778, to
Sept. 13, 1778, 1 mo. 16 days, at Rhode Island, including travel (83 miles) home.

Hudson, Abel. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship " Lion," commanded
by Capt. Wingate Newman, sworn to at Boston, June 21, 1781; age, 17 .vrs. ;
stature, 5 ft. 8 in ; complexion, light.

Hudson, Bamond (also given Burnhard). Return dated Beverly, June 20, 1781, of
bounties paid said Hudson and others by the town of Beverly and various classes
and individuals in said town to serve in the Continental Army for 3 years or
during the war; also, return of men raised in Essex Co. for Continental service,
agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780 ; engaged for town of Beverly ; engaged May
29, 1781 ; term, 3 years ; also, Sergeant, Capt. William Treadwell's co.. Col. John
Crane's (3d Artillery) regt. ; muster rolls for Aug. and Sept., 1781 ; reported joined
Sept. 5, 1781.

Hudson, Benjamin-, Lynn. Private, Capt. Rufus Mansfield's (4th Lynn) co. of
militia, which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Concord ; service, 2
days; also, list of men belonging to L3-nn, now called L3-nn, Lynnfield, and Sau-
gus, who served at Concord battle and elsewhere [year not given] ; also, Capt.



IX THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 455

Hudson, Benjamin, continued.

Joseph Killer's co., Col. Jonathan Titcomb's regt.; arrived at destination May 5,
1777 ; discharged July 5, 1777 ; service, 2 mos. 6 days, at Rhode Island ; roll dated
Camp at Providence; also, Capt. Zadok Buffinton's co.. Col. Samuel Johnson's
regt.; enlisted Aug. 18', 1777; discharged Nov. 30, 1777, at Cambridge; service, 3
mos. 13 days, in Northern department; company raised to serve until Nov. 30,
1777; roll sworn to at Salem.

Hudson, Benjamin, Pepperell. Private, Capt. Henry Haskell's co.. Col. Prescott's
regt. ; pay abstract for mileage to and from headquarters, dated Camp at Cam-
bridge, Jan. 13, 1776; mileage (80 miles) allowed said Hudson; also, Capt. Job
Shattuck's co., Col. John Robinson's regt. ; service, 6 days ; roll made up from
time of enlistment to time of marching to camp and dated Cambridge, March -,
1776 ; also, Capt. James Hosley's co. of volunteers. Col. Jonathan Reed's regt. ;
enlisted Sept. 26, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 9, 1777 ; service, 1 mo. 15 days ; com-
pany raised in Townsend, Pepperell, and Ashby, to assist army under Maj. Gen.
Gates.

Hudson, Burnel. 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 Capt. Lieut. John Callender, of 3d Artillery
regt., at Springfield, July 6, 1780 ; age, 23 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ; complexion,
ruddy ; engaged for town of Boston ; arrived at Springfield July 5, 1780. [See
Bernard Hotson.]

Hudson, Charles, Charlemont (also given Upton). Private, Capt. David Batchelor's
CO., Col. Joseph Read's (20th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted
April 27, 1775; service, 3 mos. 12 days; also, company return [probably Oct.,
1775] ; reported discharged Sept. 23, 1775.

Hudson, Charles, Marlborough (also given Bolton). List of men belonging to Capt.
Brigham's co. [year not given] ; also, return of men raised to serve in the Conti-
nental Army from Capt. Brigham's co.. Col. Ezekiel Howe's (4th Middlesex Co.)
regt.; residence, Marlborough; engaged for town of Marlborough; joined Capt.
Barnes's co.. Col. Bigelow's regt.; term, 3 years; also. Private, Capt. Barnes's
CO., Col. Timothy Bigelow's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service
from April 15, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; reported deserted July 7, 1779; returned
Oct. 25, 1779; also, same co. and regt.; muster roll for Jan.-Aug., 1777, dated
Van Schaick's Island and sworn to at Camp near Stillwater; enlisted April 15,
1777 ; reported on command at the Laboratory ; also. Col. Bigelow's regt. ; return
of men enlisted by Capt. Daniel Barnes, dated Feb. 2, 1778 ; mustered by Middle-
sex Co. Muster Master and by a Continental Muster Master; also, Capt. Barnes's
CO., Col. Bigelow's regt. ; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence ;
reported on command at Newtown; also, Capt. Dow's co.. Col. Bigelow's (15th)
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Aug. 8, 1780, to Dec. 31,
1780 ; residence, Bolton ; also, Capt. Phineas Bowman's co., Col. Rufus Putnam's
(5th) regt.; muster roll for Jan., 1781, dated West Point; enlisted Aug. 8, 1780;
enlistment, 3 years ; reported on command at Stony Point; also, muster rolls for
Feb. and March, 1781, dated Garrison at West Point; reported on command at
Verplanck's Point; also, muster roll for April, 1781, dated West Point; reported
on command at Verplanck's Point; also reported as having lost time by desertion
and therefore to serve until Feb. 11, 1782.

Hudson, Charles. Private, Capt. Lawrence Kemp's co.. Col. Leonard's regt. ; en-
listed Feb. 23, 1777; discharged April 10, 1777; service, 47 days, at Ticonderoga.

Hudson, Charles. Private, Capt. Peter Penniman's co.. Col. Job Cushing's regt.;
enlisted Aug. 17, 1777, 3 days preceding march ; service to Nov. 29, 1777, 3 mos.
22 days, with Northern army, including 11 days (216 miles) travel.



456 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Hudson, Daniel, Newbury. List of men mustered by Nat. Barber, Muster Master for
SufiFolk Co., dated Boston, April 13, 1777; Capt. Danforth's co.. Col. Wiggles-
worth's regt. ; also, Private, Light Infantry co., Col. Calvin Smith's (late Wig-
glesworth's) regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from March 1,
1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; residence, Newbury; also, Capt. Daniel Pillsbury's co..
Col. Edward Wigglesworth's regt. ; enlisted March 1, 1777; service, 4 mos. ; roll
certified at Boston and made up for wages to July 1, 1777, payment of which had
been refused by Jonathan Trumbull, P. M. G., at Albany, on account of said
Hudson and others not having joined regiment before said date; also, same co.
and regt. ; muster roll for May, 1778, dated Valley Forge ; also, same co. and
regt.; muster roll for June, 1778, dated "Greenage;" also, same co. and regt.;
payroll for Oct., 1778, sworn to at Providence; also, (late) Lieut. Col. Dudley
Colman's co., (late) Col. Wigglesworth's regt. commanded by Maj. Porter ; muster
roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence ; enlisted May 1, 1777 ; enlist-
ment, 3 years ; 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; reported sick in the country; also, Capt. Pillsbury's co., Col.
Calvin Smith's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1,
1780, to March 1, 1780.

Hudson, Daniel. Fife Major, Col. Israel Angell's (2d Rhode Island) regt. ; pay
abstracts for Jan.-April, 1778; also, Capt. Israel Angell's (1st Rhode Island)
regt. ; pay abstract for May, 1778.

Hudson, Daniel. List of prisoners sent in the cartel " Silver Eel " from Halifax to
Boston Oct. 8, 1778, to be exchanged for British prisoners, as returned by Bat.
Fox, Commissary of Prisoners ; reported a Seaman.

Hudson, Daniel. 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 19,
1780; age, 20 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 5 in.; complexion, light; engaged for town of
Cohasset ; marched to camp July 19, 1780, under command of Capt. Clark ; also,
pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Cohasset for service in the Con-
tinental Army during 1780; reported deserted.

Hudson, Darius, Pepperell. Private, Capt. John Nutting's co. of Minute-men, Col.
William Prescott's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,
10 days; also, order for cartridge boxes, dated Cambridge, June 18, 1775, signed
by said Hudson and others belonging to Capt. Oliver Parker's co.. Col. Prescotfs
regt. ; also. Private, Lieut. Nathaniel Sartell's co.. Col. William Prescott's regt. ;
muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 6, 1775 ; service, 87 days ; also, Capt.
Ephraim Corey's co.. Col. Prescott's regt. ; company return dated Cambridge,
Oct. 7, 1775; also, order on Sergt. Gad Smith, for wages, dated Dec. 6, 1776,
signed by said Hudson, payable to Benjamin Heywood, Paymaster, 4th regt.

Hudson, Darius. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship " Lion," commanded
by Capt. Wingate Newman, sworn to at Boston, July 21, 1781; age, 40 yrs.;
stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ; complexion, light.

Hudson, Ebenezer, Northborough. Fifer, Capt. Samuel Wood's co. of Minute-men,
Gen. Ward's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 7 days ;
reported enlisted into the army; also, Capt. Samuel Wood's co., Col. Jonathan
Ward's regt. ; order for advance pay, signed by said Hudson and others, dated
Cambridge, June 13, 1775; also, Fifer, same co. and regt.; muster roll dated
Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 26, 1775; service, 3 mos. 13 days; also, company re-
turn dated Dorchester, Oct. 7, 1775; also, Fifer, Capt. Daniel Barnes's co.. Col.
Timothy Bigelow's regt. : Continental Army pay accounts for service from June
26, 1777, to March 14, 1778; reported deceased; also, Drummer, same co. and
regt. ; muster roll for Jan.-Aug., 1777, dated Van Schaick's Island and sworn to



IN THE WAR OF TIIE REVOLUTION. 457

Hudson, Ebenezer, continued.

at Camp near Stillwater; enlisted June 26, 1777 ; enlistment, 3 years ; reported on
command at Worcester; also, Col. Bigelow's regt. ; return of men enlisted by
Capt. Daniel Barnes, dated Feb. 2, 1778; residence, Northborough ; enlisted for
town of Northborough ; mustered by Middlesex Co. Muster Master and by a
Continental Muster Master.

H^TDSON, Eli, Bridgewater. Private, Capt. Nathan Mitchell's co. of Minute-men, which
marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 11 daj's; also. Corporal, Capt.
James Allen's co.. Col. John Bailey'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. Ser-
geant, Capt. John Ames's co. ; engaged June 26, 1778 ; discharged July 20, 1778 ;
service, 24 days; company marched to Rhode Island June 26, 1778, and joined
Col. Wade's regiment June 27, 1778, for 21 days service ; also, 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 10, 1780 ; age, 29 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft.
9 in. ; complexion, ruddy ; engaged for town of Bridgewater; arrived at Spring-
field July 8, 1780; marched to camp July 10, 1780, under command of Capt.
Daniel Shays ; 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. Sergeant ; pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of
Bridgewater for service in the Continental Army at West Point during 1780;
marched July 4, 1780; discharged Dec. 5, 1780; service, 5 mos. 13 days, includ-
ing travel (240 miles) home.

Hudson, Elijah, Northborough. Private, Capt. Samuel Wood's co. of Minute-men,
Gen. Ward's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 7 days ;
reported enlisted into the army; also, Capt. Samuel Wood's co., Col. Jonathan
Ward's regt. ; order for advance pay, signed by said Hudson and others, dated
Cambridge, June 13, 1775; also, Corporal, same co. and regt.; muster roll dated
Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 26, 1775; service, 3 mos. 13 days; also, company re-
turn dated Dorchester, Oct. 7, 1775.

Hudson, Elijah. Private, Capt. William Howe's co., Col. John Rand's regt. ; enlisted
July 17, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780; service, 3 mos. 3 days, including 9 days
(180 miles) travel home; company raised for 3 months.

Hudson, Elijah. Descriptive list of men raised in Worcester Co. to serve in the Con-
tinental Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as returned by Seth Wash-
burn, Superintendent for said county; Capt. Brigham's co.. Col. Cushing's regt. ;
age, 16 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 4 in. ; complexion, dark ; occupation, farmer ; engaged
for town of Northborough ; engaged March 19, 1781 ; term, 3 years.

Hudson, Enos, Oakham (also given Barre). Private, Capt. John Reed's co., Col.
John Brooks's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from March 11,
1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. John Reed's co., Col. Alden's regt.; return
dated Jan. 12, 1778 ; residence, Oakham ; enlisted for town of Oakham ; mustered
by Capt. Newhall, Muster Master for Worcester Co., and by a Continental Muster
Master; also, Capt. Reed's co., (late) Col. Alden's regt. ; return of men who were
in camp before Aug. 15, 1777, and who had not been absent subsequently except
on furlough, certified at Cherry Valley, Feb. 24, 1779; also, Capt. Reed's co.,
(late) Col. Ichabod Alden's (6th) regt. ; muster roll for March and April, 1779,
dated Cherry Valley ; enlisted March 11, 1777; enlistment, 3 years; rtZso, Cor-
poral, Capt. Reed's co., Col. Brooks's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for
service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 178C ; residence, Barre ; reported as serving
7 mos. as Private, 5 mos. as Corporal ; also. Corporal, Capt. Eliphalet Thorp's co.,
Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt.; muster rolls for Jan.-May, 1781, dated



'458 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Hudson, Enos, continued.

West Point; also, muster roll for June, 1781; also, muster roll for July, 1781,
dated Phillipsborough ; also, muster rolls for Aug. and Sept., 1781, dated Peekskill ;
reported on command with Col. Scammel; also, muster rolls for Oct., 17Sl-Feb.,
1782, dated York Hutts ; also, descriptive list dated Feb. 20, 1782 ; Capt. Eliphalet
Thorp's CO., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt. ; rank. Corporal; age, 22 (also
given 21 and 23) yrs. ; stature, 6 ft. ; complexion, dark (also given light) ; hair,
brown ; occupation, laborer (also given farmer) ; birthplace, Oakham ; residence,
Oakham ; enlisted for town of Oakham ; enlisted March -, 1779, by Capt. Heed ;
enlistment, during war; also, Corporal, Capt. Thorp's co., Lieut. Col. J. Brooks's
(7th) regt.; list of men furloughed subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781; leave given said
Hudson by Col. Jackson Feb. 7, 1783, to go from New Windsor to Worcester for
40 days; also, same co. and regt. ; list of men who died or were discharged sub-
sequent to Jan. 1, 1781; said Hudson discharged June 8, 1783, by Gen. Wash-
ington, term of enlistment having expired ; also, list of men belonging to Lieut.
Col. Brooks's regt. who were entitled to honorary badges for long and faithful ser-
vice ; said Hudson served from March -, 1777 ; entitled to one stripe. [See Zenas
Hudson.]

Hudson, Ezra, Athol. Private, Capt. Icbabod Dexter's co., Col. Doolittle's regt.,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service to April 23, 1775, 5 days;
also, Capt. Ichabod Dexter's co.. Col. Ptuggles Woodbridge's (25th) regt.; re-
ceipt for advance pay, signed by said Hudson and others, dated Cambridge Camp,
June 20, 1775 ; also. Sergeant, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ;
enlisted April 24, 1775; service, 3 mos. 14 days; also, company return [probably
Oct., 1775] .

Hudson, Ezra, Athol. Receipt for bounty paid said Hudson by Capt. Ephraim Stock-
well, on behalf of the town of Athol, to serve in the Continental Army for the term
of 3 years ; also, descriptive list of men raised in Worcester Co. to serve in the
Continental Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as returned by Seth Wash-
burn, Superintendent for said county; Capt. Stockwell's co., Col. Grout's regt.;
age, 36 (also given 38 and 33) yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 6 in.; complexion, light (also
given dark) ; hair, dark; occupation, housewright (also given carpenter) ; birth-
place, Northborough ; residence, Athol ; engaged Feb. 8, 1781 ; joined Capt.
Jonathan Maynard's (also given Capt. Day's) co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's
(7th) regt. ; term, 3 years ; also. Private, Capt. Jonathan Maynard's co., Lieut.
Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt. ; muster roll for June, 1781 ; reported on command
at New Windsor; also, muster roll for Aug., 1781, sworn to at Peekskill; also,
muster rolls for Sept., 1781-July, 1782; reported sick in Quarters in Feb., 1782,
on command at New Windsor in March, 1782; also, Capt. Jonathan Maynard's
(6th) CO., Lieut. Col. Brooks's regt.; muster roll for Aug., 1782; reported on
command with Maj. A'illefrance ; balance of term of enlistment unexpired, 17
mos. 8 days; also, return for clothing drawn between Oct. 17, 1781, and Sept. 30,
1782.

Hudson, Ezra. Sergeant, Capt. Thomas Lord's co., Col. Job Cushing's regt. ; enlisted
Sept. 1, 1777; service, 1 mo. 22 days; reported deserted Oct. 22, 1777; company
served at the time of taking Gen. Burgoyne and allowed travel from Tarrytown,
N. Y., to Athol.

Hudson, George. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from 5th
Suffolk Co. regt., as returned by Col. Ebenezer Thayer, Jr.; engaged for town
of Braintree; joined Capt. Tuckerman's co.. Col. Patterson's regt.; term, during
war; reported a transient; also, list of men mustered by Nat. Barber, Muster
Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, March 30, 1777; Capt. Tuckerman's co.,
Gen. Patterson's regt. ; also. Private, Capt. Abraham Tuckerman's co.. Col. Joseph
Vose's regt.; muster roll for Dec, 1777, sworn to at Camp near Valley Forge;
enlisted March 25, 1777 ; enlistment, during war.



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Hudson, Henry. Maj. Thomas Thomas's (Artillery) co. ; pay roll for service on
expedition to Rhode Island in 1778.

Hudson, Hezekiah. Private, Capt. Obadiah Beals's (Cohasset) co.. Col. Solomon
Lovell's regt. ; service, 2 days; company assembled at Hull June 14, 1776. Roll
dated Hingham.

Hudson, John (also given John, Jr.), Berkley. Private, Capt. James Nickols's co.,
Col. Edward Pope's (Bristol Co.) regt.; service, 5 days, on the alarm at Rhode
Island of Dec. 8, 1776, including travel (54 miles) to camp at Warren and home;
also, Capt. Elijah Walker's co.. Col. John Hathaway's regt. ; service, 21 days;
company marched from Dighton to Tiverton, R. I., April 23, 1777; roll sworn to
at Taunton.

UuDsoN, John, Bolton. Capt. Samuel Wood's co.. Col. Jonathan Ward's regt. ; order
for advance pay, signed by said Hudson and others, dated Cambridge, June 13,
1775; also, Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted
May' 29, 1775; service, 2 mos. 8 days; also, company return dated Dorchester,
Oct. 7, 1775.

Hudson, John, Oxford. Private, Capt. John Town's co., which marched on the alarm
of' April 19, 1775, to Roxbury ; service, 6 days ; reported enlisted into the army ;
also, Capt. William Campbell's co., Col. Ebenezer Learned's regt.; muster roll
dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 26, 1775; service, 3 mos., 1 week, 5 days; also,
companv return dated Roxbury Camp, Oct. 7, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or
its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Oct. 26, 1775 ; also, Private, Capt. Moore's
CO., Col. William Sheppard's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service
from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Thomas Fish's co.. Col. William
Shepard's (3d) regt.; return dated Feb. 3, 1778; residence, Oxford; enlisted for
town of Oxford ; mustered by State and Continental Muster Masters ; also, same
CO. and regt. ; muster roll for July and Aug., 1778 ; also, same co. and regt. ; mus-
ter roll foi^Oct., 1778, dated Providence; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for
March and April, 1779, dated Providence; enlisted Dec. 3, 1776; enlistment,
during war; also. Corporal, Capt. Moor's co.. Col. Shepard's (4th) regt.; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780 ; reported
as serving 2 mos. 7 days as Private, 9 mos. 23 days as Corporal; also. Private,
same co. and regt. ; return for gratuity, dated Highlands, Feb. 24, 1780; gratuity
paid said Hudson Feb. 6, 1780; also. Corporal, same co. and regt.; return made
up for the year 1780, dated Mountain Hutts, West Point; enlisted Jan. 1, 1777;
reported promoted to Corporal March 7, 1780; also, same co. and regt.; muster
roll for May, 1781, dated West Point; also, muster roll for June, 1781; also,
muster roll for July, 1781, sworn to in Camp at Phillipsborough ; also, master
roll for Aug., 1781, sworn to at Peekskill; also, muster roll for Sept., 1781, dated
Camp Continental Village ; reported on command at New Bridge ; also, muster
rolls for Oct., 1781-Feb., 1782, dated York Hutts.
Hudson, John, Salem. Gunner's Mate, ship " Pilgrim," commanded by Capt. Joseph
Robinson ; descriptive list dated Aug. 2, 1780 ; age, 30 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in. ;
complexion, light; residence, Salem.
Hudson, John. Private, Capt. Francis Felton's (Marblehead) co. ; service from March

1, 1776, to May 31, 1776, 3 mos., in defence of seacoast.
Hudson, 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, same co. and regt. ; service, 16 days ; company marched to Rhode Island on
the alarm of Dec. 8, 1776; also. Sergeant, Capt. David Kingman's co., Maj.
Eliphalet Cary's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 2, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 9, 1780 ; service, 7
days ; company marched to Rhode Island on the alarm of July 30, 1780.
Hudson, John B. Gunner, Capt. Warner's co., Col. Revere's regt. ; Continental Army
pay accounts for service from Feb. 9, 1778, to Dec. 31, 1779.



460 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AXD SAILORS

Hudson, Jos., Boston. Prize Master, ship "Pilgrim," commanded by Capt. Joseph
Robinson; descriptive list of officers and crew, dated Aug. 2, 1780; age, 50 yrs.;
stature, 5 ft.; complexion, light; residence, Boston.

Hudson, Joseph, Cohasset. Private, Capt. Obadiah Beals's (Cohasset) co., Col. Solo-
mon Lovell's regt. ; service, 2 days; company assembled at Hull June 14, 1776;
roll dated Hingham; also, Capt. Newcomb's (Independent) co. ; muster return



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