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of four Independent cos. stationed at Hull, dated March 1, 1777; age, 50 yrs.;
residence, Cohasset ; mustered by Daniel Souther, Muster Master.

Hudson, Joseph. Master, brig " Freedom ; " portage bill made up for advance wages
for 1 month, etc., until taken ; entered service Dec. 14, 1776 ; service, 1 mo. 17 days.

Hudson, Joseph. Private, Capt. Seth Stowers's co., Col. Josiah Whitney's regt.; en-
listed May 29, 1776; service to Nov. 30, 1776, 6 mos. 3 days; roll dated Camp at
Hull ; also, same co. ; service from Nov. 30, 1776, to Dec. 31, 1776, 1 mo., at Hull.

Hudson, Joseph. Private, Capt. Thomas Nash's co.. Col. David Cushing's regt. ; ser-
vice, 3 days, at Hull in Aug., 1777; also, Capt. Samuel Ward's co., Lieut. Col.
Symms's detachment of guards; enlisted March 9, 1778; discharged April 26,
1778; service, 1 mo. 19 days, under Maj. Gen. Heath at Boston and Dorchester.

Hudson, Moses, Bolton. Capt. Samuel AVood'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 Dor-
chester, Oct. 7, 1775; also. Private, Capt. Learned's co., Col. William Sheppard's
regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31,
1779; also, Capt. Job Alvord's co.. Col. William Shepard's (3d) regt.; return
dated Jan. 31, 1778; residence, Bolton; enlisted for town of Bolton; mustered
by State and Continental Muster Masters ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster rolls
for Oct. and Nov., 1778, dated Providence; also, Capt. Simon Larned's co., Col.
William Shepard's (3d) regt. ; muster i-oll for March and April, 1779, dated Provi-
dence; enlisted Jan. 1, 1777; enlistment, 3 years; reported on command at New-
town; also, Capt. David Moore's co., Lieut. Col. Enoch Hallet's regt.; enlisted
Aug. 1, 1780; discharged Oct. 31, 1780; service, 3 mos. 4 days, at Rhode Island,
including 4 days (75 miles) travel home; company detached to reinforce Conti-
nental Army for 3 months.

Hudson, Nathan, Stafford. Private, Capt. Ames Walbridge's co., Col. David Brewer's
(9th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 11, 1775; service, 2
mos. 25 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775]; also, Capt. Wal-
bridge's CO., Col. Rufus Putnam's (late Brewer's) regt. ; order for bounty coat or
its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Nov. 22, 1775; also. Private, Capt.
Daniel Winchester's co.. Col. Ruggles Woodbridge's regt.; enlisted Aug. 17,
1777 ; discharged Nov. 29, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 13 days, in Northern department ;
distance from home 152 miles.

Hudson, Nathan. Private, Capt. David Kingman's co.. Col. Edward Mitchel's regt. ;
service, 11 days; company marched to Rhode Island on the alarm of Dec. 8, 1776.

Hudson, Reuben, Princeton. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from Capt. James Mirick's (2d Princeton) co., 2d Worcester Co. regt. ; residence,
Princeton ; engaged for town of Princeton ; joined Capt. Adam Wheeler's co., Col.
Nixon's regt. ; term, 3 years; also. Private and Fifer, Colonel's co., Col. Thomas
Nixon's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from March 20, 1777,
to Dec. 31, 1779; reported as serving 9 mos. 12 days as Private, 23 mos. 29 days,
as Fifer; also, Capt. Adam Wheeler's co., Col. Thomas Nixon's (6th) regt. ; re-
turn for clothing for the year 1777 ; enlisted March 20, 1777 ; also, Fifer, same co.
and 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., dated Soldier's For-



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HuDSOx, Reuben, continued.

tune, Feb. 15, 1779, and certified at Camp near Peekskill; also. Colonel's co., Col.
Thomas Nixon's (5th) regt. ; muster roll for May, 1779, dated Camp Highlands;
also. Colonel's co., commanded by Capt. Lieut. Benjamin Heywood, Col. Nixon's
(6th) regt.; payrolls for June-Sept., 1779; also. Colonel's co., Col. Nixon's regt.;
payroll for Oct., 1779; also, Private, Colonel's co. commanded by Capt. Lieut.
Matthew Chambers, Col. Nixon's regt.; pay rolls for Nov. and Dec, 1779; re-
ported deserted Dec. 31, 1779 ; also. Colonel's co., Col. Nixon's regt. ; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to March 19, 1780; reported
discharged March 19, 1780; also, receipt dated Worcester, June 28, 1782, for
bounty paid said Hudson by Paul Matthews, Chairman of Class No. 4 of the town
of Princeton, to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years ; also, receipt
dated Worcester, June 28, 1782, signed by E. Thorp, Captain, 7th Mass. regt..
Muster Master, stating that he had received said Hudson of Paul Matthews,
Chairman of Class No. 4 of the town of Princeton, to serve in the Continental
Army for the term of 3 years.

Hudson, Samuel (also given Samuel, Jr.), Southborough. Private, Capt. Josiah
Fay's CO. of Minute-men and militia, which marched on the alarm of April 19,
1775; service, 17 days; also, Corporal, Capt. Silas Gates's co. ; pay abstract for
service in Dec. [1775] and Jan., 1776; enlisted Dec. 4 [1775] ; company raised in
Marlborough, Southborough, and Northborough ; also, Capt. Silas Gates's co.,
Col. Ward's regt. ; return for mileage to and from camp, dated Dorchester, Jan.
13, 1776; mileage (60 miles) allowed said Hudson; also, return of men raised to
serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Seth Newton's (4th) co., 6th Worcester
Co. regt. ; residence, Southborough ; engaged for town of Southborough; joined
Capt. Aaron Haynes's co.. Col. Wiggles worth's regt.; term, during war; also,
list of men mustered by Thomas Newhall, Muster Master for Worcester Co.;
Capt. Haynes's co.. Col. Wigglesworth's regt.; mustered Feb. 28, 1777; also.
Sergeant, Capt. Allen's co.. Col. Calvin Smith's (late Wigglesworth's) regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 6, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779;
also, Capt. Aaron Haynes's co.. Col. Edward Wigglesworth's regt. ; return [year
not given] ; mustered by Capt. Newel at Leicester ; also, same co. and regt. ;
muster roll for May, 1778, dated Valley Forge ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster
roll for June, 1778, dated camp "Greeneage;" a^so, receipt given to the Select-
men, dated Southborough, Sept. 28, 1778, signed by said Hudson, Sergeant, Capt.
Aaron Heynes's co., Col. Wigglesworth's regt.. Gen. Glover's brigade, for one
pair of shoes; also, Capt. Aaron Haynes's co.. Col. Wigglesworth's regt.; pay
roll for Oct., 1778; also, Capt. John K. Smith's co.. Col. Wigglesworth's regt.;
muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence; enlisted Feb. 6, 1777;
reported transferred to Capt. Noah Allen's co. ; also, Capt. Noah Allen's co., (late)
Col. Wigglesworth's regt. commanded by Maj. Porter; muster roll for March and
April, 1779, dated Providence; appointed Feb. 1, 1777; enlistment, 3 years ; also,
Capt. Allen's co., Col. Calvin Smith's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for
service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780 ; also, descriptive list dated West Point,
Jan. 29, 1781 ; Capt. Ebenezer Smith's co., Lieut. Col. Smith's (6th) regt. ; rank,
Sergeant; age, 29 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in. ; complexion, dark ; hair, black ; eyes,
dark; residence, Southborough; enlisted Jan. -, 1777, by Lieut. Winchester;
enlistment, during war; also. Sergeant, Capt. Ebenezer Smith's co., Lieut. Col.
Smith's (6th) regt.; returns for wages; wages allowed said Hudson for Jan.,
1781-Dec., 1782, 24 mos.; also, return [year not given, probably 1783], of men
entitled to $80 gratuity, agreeable to act of Congress of May 15, 1778, for serving
during the war; 3d co., 6th Mass. regt. ; also, order on Capt. Haywood, Agent,
(late) 6th Mass. regt., payable to Jonas Ball, dated Southborough, March 30,
1784, signed by said Hudson, for $80 gratuity.

Hudson, Seth. Private, Capt. Thomas Lord's co.. Col. Job Cushing's regt. ; enlisted
Sept. 1, 1777; discharged Nov. 30, 1777; service, 3 mos. 5 days, at the time of



462 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AXD SAILORS



Hudson, Seth, continued.

taking Gen. Bargoyne, including 6 days (120 miles) travel home; company
allowed travel from Tarrytown, N. Y., to Athol.

Hudson, Stephen, Marlborough. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from Capt. Morse's co., Col. Ezekiel How's (4th Middlesex Co.) regt. ; resi-
dence, Marlborough ; engaged for town of Marlborough ; joined Capt. Barnes's
CO., Col. Bigelow's regt.; term, 3 years; also, Private, Capt. Daniel Barnes's co..
Col. Timothy Bigelow's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
April 15, 1777, to Dec. 31, 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 ; also. Col. Bigelow's regt. ; return of men enlisted by Capt.
Daniel Barnes, dated Feb. 2, 1778 ; mustered by Middlesex Co. Muster Master
and by a Continental Muster Master ; also, Capt. Barns's co.. Col. Bigelow's regt. ;
muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence; also, Capt. Dow's co.,
Col. Bigelow's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1,
1780, to April 15, 1780; also, Capt. Daniel Bowker's co., Col. Webb's regt.; en-
listed Aug. 18, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 21, 1781 ; service, 3 mos. ; company raised
to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Hudson, Thomas, Boston. List of men mustered to serve in the Continental Army,
as returned by Nat. Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, May
25, 1780; Col. Crane's regt.; rank, Fifer; age, 17 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 3 in.; com-
plexion, light; residence, Boston; mustered by Capt. Th. Seward; also,¥\iev\
Capt. Seward's co.. Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt.; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; term, during war.

Hudson, Thomas, Bradford. Fifer, Capt. Joshua Reed's co.. Col. John Robinson's
regt. ; enlisted July 6, 1777 ; service, 5 mos. 29 days, at Rhode Island ; also, same
CO. and regt. ; muster rolls dated North Kingston, Dec. 18, 1777, and Jan. 1, 1778 ;
enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1778.

Hudson, Thomas, Lenox. Corporal, Capt. Charles Dibbell's co. of Minute-men, Col.
John Paterson's regt., which marched April 22, 1775, in response to the alarm of
April 19, 1775; service, 13 days; also, Capt. Charles Dibbell's co., Col. John
Patterson's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 5, 1775; service,
3 mos. 4 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; reported "on Com-
mand at Quebeck ; " also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated
Lenox, Oct. 8, 1776.

Hudson, Thomas, Marblehead. Private, Capt. Joseph Killer's co.. Col. Jonathan
Titcomb's regt.; pay roll dated Camp at Providence, July 6, 1777; arrived at
destination June 11, 1777 ; also, detachment from Capt. Joseph Hiller's co. which
remained in camp under Lieut. John Watts after Capt. Hiller's roll was made up;
service from June 11, 1777, to Aug. 11, 1777,2 mos. 6 days, at Rhode Island,
including travel home.

Hudson, Thomas, Reading. Fifer, Capt. John Walton's co.. Col. David Green's regt.,
which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 5 days.

Hudson, Thomas, Shrewsbury. Capt. Thomas Drury's co.. Col. Nixon's (5th) regt. ;
receipt for advance pay, signed by said Hudson and others, dated Cambridge,
June 20, 1775; also, Private, same co. and regt.; company return dated Winter
Hill, Sept. 30, 1775.

Hudson, Thomas, Templeton. List of men mustered by Thomas Newhall, Muster
Master for Worcester Co. ; Capt. Gates's co., Col. Putnam's regt. ; mustered June
10, 1777; term, 3 years; also. Private, Capt. Joseph Morse's co.. Col. Rufus Put-
nam's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from June 10, 1777. to
Nov. 21, 1777; reported died Nov. 21, 1777; also, Capt. Morse's co.. Col. Put-



m THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 463

Hudson, Thomas, continued.

nam's (4th) regt., return dated Albany, Feb. 9, 1778; residence, Templeton ; en-
listed for town of Templeton; mustered by Capt. Newhall; reported deceased.

Hudson, Thomas. List of men who marched from Pittsfield to Cambridge April 22,
1775, under command of Capt. David Noble, and served 6 months.

Hudson, Thomas. Private, Lieut. Col. Jabez Hatch's (Boston) regt.; service with
detachment commanded by Maj. Andrew Symmes drafted to serve for 5 weeks in
guarding stores at and about Boston uncfer Maj. Gen. Heath, agreeable to order
of Council of May 12, 1777.

Hudson, Thomas. List of men appearing on a fragment of a pay abstract showing
wages and service, latter probably at Rhode Island ; service, 15 days [dates and
other particulars lacking] ; receipts for amounts due on abstract appear on reverse
of fragment, dated Pawtuxet, June 1, 1777, for men belonging to Capt. Emor
Olney's and Capt. Fenner's cos.

Hudson, Thomas. Capt. Samuel Huse's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of guards;
enlisted July 13, 1778; discharged Dec. 14, 1778; service, 5 mos. 3 days, at Cam-
bridge.

Hudson, Timothy, Winslow. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from Col. Joseph North's (2d Lincoln Co.) regt.; residence, Winslow; engaged
for town of Winslow (also given Middleton) ; term, 3 years; also, Private, Col.
Sherburne's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Sept. 11, 1777,
to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Joshua Trafton's co., Col. Henry Sherburne's regt.;
muster roll dated Camp " Middel Town," Aug. 21, 1778; enlisted Sept. 11, 1777;
also, return of officers and men belonging to Massachusetts in Col. Henry Sher-
burne's regt., certified at Boston, June 15, 1779, by Capt. Benjamin Burton;
also, Col. Sherburne's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
Jan. 1, 1780, to March 28, 1780; reported discharged; also, account rendered
against the United States by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for amounts
paid officers and men of Col. Sherburne's regt., who were incorporated into the
regiment commanded by Col. Henry Jackson, on account of depreciation of their
wages for the first three years service in the Continental Army from 1777 to 1780.

Hudson, William, Sudbury. Private, Capt. Thomas Drury's co., Col. John Nixon's
(5th) regt. ; company return dated Winter Hill, Sept. 30, 1775.

Hudson, William, Templeton. Private, Capt. Ezekiel Knoulton's co., Col. Dike's
regt.; pay abstract for mileage from home to Dorchester Heights [year not
given] ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay abstract for travel from Dorchester home,
dated Dorchester, Nov. 20, 1776; 64 miles travel allowed said Hudson; also, list
of men mustered by Thomas Newhall, Muster Master for Worcester Co. ; Capt.
Gates's co., Col. Putnam's regt. ; mustered June 16, 1777 ; term, 3 years ; also,
Private, Capt. Joseph Morse's co.. Col. Rufus Putnam's regt. ; Continental Army
pay accounts for service from May 28, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Morse's
CO., Col. Putnam's (4th) regt. ; return dated Albany, Feb. 9, 1778; residence,
Templeton ; enlisted for town of Templeton ; mustered by Capt. Newhall ; also,
Capt. Gardner's co.. Col. Rufus Putnam's (5th) regt.; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to April 28, 1780.

Hudson, William. Corporal, Capt. John Town's co., Col. Jonathan Holman's regt.;
service, 5 days; roll dated Providence, Jan. 20, 1777, sworn to in Worcester Co.,
and endorsed "march'd on Alarm to Rhode Island in Dec'r 1776;" also, Capt.
Jeremiah Kingsbery's co., Col. Jonathan Holman's regt. ; service, 16 days; mile-
age to and from eamp (80 miles) allowed; roll dated Providence, Jan. 20, 1777,
sworn to in Worcester Co., and endorsed " Alarm Roll."

Hudson, William. Quarter Master, Col. Josiah Whitney's regt. ; engaged July 29,
1778; discharged Sept. 13, 1778; service, 1 mo. 16 days, at Rhode Island.



464 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Hudson, Zenas, Oakham. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from Col. James Converse's (4th Worcester Co.) regt., dated Brookfield, Sept. 15,
1777; residence, Oakham; engaged for town of Oakham; joined Capt. Reed's
CO., Col. Alden's regt. ; term, 3 years. [See Enos Hudson.]

HuEiT, Thomas. Statement dated Boston, Sept. 22, 1777, signed by said Hueit and
others belonging to Col. Crafts's regt., declaring their refusal to leave Boston un-
less their bounty or wages, or both, were made equivalent to those allowed the
soldiers of the Continental train of artillery; also, Capt. David Bradley's (9th)
CO., Col. Crafts's (Artillery) regt.; return 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.

Hues, Daniel. Sergeant, Capt. Israel Trow's co., Col. Josiah Whitney's regt. ; service
from May 14, 1777, to July 6, 1777, 52 days, at Rhode Island.

Hues, Peteu, Fitchburg. Descriptive list dated May 21, 1781 ; Capt. Watson's co.,
3d Mass. regt.; rank. Private; age, 19 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 11 in.; complexion,
light; hair, brown; eyes, blue; occupation, farmer; residence, Fitchburg; en-
gaged for town of Fitchburg; engaged May 28, 1781; term, 3 years. [Name
crossed out on list.]

HuESTEN, AVilliam. Private, Capt. Jesse Harlow's co. ; enlisted Feb. 29, 1776 ; service
to May 31, 1776, 3 mos. ; company stationed at Plymouth for defence of seacoast.

HuESTo>f, William, Plymouth. Private, Capt. Thomas Mayhew's co.,Col. Cotton's
regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 1, 1775; service, 3 mos. 8
days.

HuET, Abram. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk
Co., dated Boston, Dec. 21, 1777 ; Col. Crane's regt.

HuET, "AcHus," Attleborough. Private, Capt. Moses Willmarth's co., Col. John
Dagget's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 9 days.

HuET, Jeremiah. Private, Capt. William Foord's co., Col. John Brown's regt. ; enlisted
July 21, 1780; discharged Oct. 27, 1780; service, 3 mos. 6 days, with Northern
army.

HuET, Olivier. Private, Col. Armand's Legion (Independent corps talcen into Con-
tinental service, agreeable to resolve of June 25, 1778) ; list dated July -, 1778.

HuET, Richard, Taunton. Private, Capt. Robert Crosman's co. of Minute-men, Col.
Nath. Leonard's regt., which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of
April 19, 1775, to Roxbury ; discharged April 29, 1775; service, 12 days.

HuET, Richard. Order dated Camp at Hull, June 21, 1776, signed by said Huet and
others belonging to Capt. Zebedee Redding's co.. Col. Josiah Whitney's regt., for
advance pay for 1 month, etc.

Huet, Suel [?], Providence, R. I. Private, Capt. John Wiley's co., Col. Paul Dud-
ley Sargent's (28th) regt.; company return [probably Oct., 1775].

Huet, Thomas, Roxbury. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Battle's co., Col. Jonathan Tit-
comb's regt. ; service from May 8, 1777, to July 8, 1777, 61 days, at Providence,
R. L

Huet, Thomas. List of men mustered by James Leonard, Muster Master for Bristol
Co., dated Sept. 2, 1777; Capt. Silas Cobb's co.. Col. Danforth Keyes's regt.

HuETT, Thomas. Private, Capt. Israel Trow's co., Col. John Hathaway's regt. ; ser-
vice in April and May, 1777, 20 days, at Rhode Island ; said Huett reported as
among those who agreed to tarry for 2 months ; also, Capt. Trow's co., Col.
Josiah Whitney's regt. ; service from May 14, 1777, to July 6, 1777, 54 days, at
Rhode Island.



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HuEwiTT, Roger. Private, Capt. Benjamin Larrabee's co. ; marched Nov. 13, 1775 ;
discharged Nov. 18, 1775; service, 6 days; by order of Col. Freeman said Hue-
witt and others marched to Falmouth a second time, the company having previ-
ously been ordered to Falmouth by Col. Freeman to fortify that place under Col.
Jonathan Mitchel.

HuFE, Moses. Receipt for firearms, given to Capt. Benjamin Lemont, dated Camp
Coxes Head, Aug. 14, 1781, signed by said Hufe and others.

Huff, . [This name also appears under the form of Hoff, Hooff, Hough, Hufe.]

Huff, Charles. Private, Capt. Tobias Lord's co. ; enlisted March 18, 1776 ; service to
Nov. 25, 1776, 8 mos. 9 days; company stationed at Falmouth, Cumberland Co.,
for defence of seacoast ; also, Capt. Joshua Nason's co., (late) Col. Storer's regt. ;
enlisted 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.

Huff, Daniel, Edgecomb. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
[year not given] ; residence, Edgecomb; enlisted for town of Edgecomb; joined
Capt. Israel Davis's co.. Col. Wigglesworth's regt. ; enlistment, 3 years or during
war.

Huff, Daniel. Private, Capt. Noah Moulton Littlefield's co. ; abstract for wages for
1 month and 4 weeks billeting ; company stationed at Wells for defence of sea-
coast; order for payment of above roll dated at Wells, Sept. 16, 1775, and signed
by Capt. Littlefield ; also, same co. ; enlisted July 10, 1775 ; service, 6 mos. 6 days ;
company stationed at Wells and Arundel for defence of seacoast.

Huff, Daniel. Private, Capt. John Spurr's co.. Col. Thomas Nixon's (5th) regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 20, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779;
also, same co. and regt. ; return of men who were in camp on or before Aug. 15,
1777, and who had not been absent subsequently except on furlough, certified at
Camp near Peekskill, Feb. 16, 1779; also, same co. and regt.; muster roll for
May, 1779, dated Highlands; enlisted Jan. 20, 1777; enlistment, 3 years; also,
Capt. Spurr's co., 6th Mass. regt. ; return for clothing for the year 1780 ; receipt
for said clothing dated Peekskill, Dec. -, 1779; also, Capt. Spurr's co., Col.
Nixon's (6th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780,
to Feb. 1, 1780; reported discharged Feb. 1, 1780.

Huff, Israel. Private, Capt. Noah Moulton Littlefield's co. ; abstract for wages for
1 month and 4 weeks billeting ; company stationed at Wells for defence of sea-
coast; order for payment of above roll dated at Wells, Sept. 16, 1775, and signed
by Capt. Littlefield ; also, same co. ; enlisted July 10, 1775 ; service, 6 mos. 6 days ;
company stationed at Wells and Arundel for defence of seacoast; also, Capt.
Joshua Nason's co., (late) Col. Storer's regt. ; enlisted 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.

Huff, John. Private, Capt. Peter Porter's co.. Col. Samuel Brewer's regt.; pay
abstract for mileage, dated Dec. 1,1776; mileage (80 miles) allowed said Huff.

Huff, John. Private, Capt. Tobias Lord's co. ; enlisted March 18, 1776; service to
Nov. 25, 1776, 8 mos. 9 days ; company stationed at Falmouth, Cumberland Co.,
for defence of seacoast; also, Capt. Richard Rogers's co., Col. Gerrish's regt. of
guards ; enlisted July 27, 1778 ; discharged Dec. 14, 1778 ; service, 4 mos. 24 days,
at Winter Hill, including travel (112 miles) home.

Huff, John. Private, Capt. Charles Parsons's co., Col. Goose Van Schaick's (1st New
York) regt.; muster rolls for Jan.-April, 1781, dated West Point; enlistment,
during war.



466 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAn.ORS

Huff, Joseph. Private, Capt. Benjamin Lemont's co., Col. Samuel McCobb's regt. ;
enlisted July 5, 1781 ; service to Dec. 1, 1781, 4 mos. 25 days, near Penobscot river.
Roll sworn to in Lincoln Co.

Huff, Moses. Private, Capt. John Blunt's co.. Col. Prime's regt.; service between
March 6, 1780, and Sept. 6, 1780, 2 mos. 20 days, under Brig. Gen. Wadsworth ;
company raised for defence of eastern Massachusetts ; also, Capt. Benjamin
Lemont's co.. Col. Samuel McCobb's regt. ; enlisted July 1, 1781 ; service to Dec.
1, 1781, 5 mos., near Penobscot river; roll sworn to in Lincoln Co.

Huff, Thomas (also given Thomas, Jr.), Arundel (also given Wells). Private, Capt.
John Elden's co.. Col. Lemuel Robinson's regt. ; pay abstract for mileage, dated
Roxbury, Feb. 26, 1776; mileage (110 miles) allowed said Huff; also, company
receipt given to Capt, John Elden, for travelling expenses to camp and home,
dated Dorchester, April 1, 1776 ; also. Private, in a company commanded by Lieut.
Daniel Wheelwright ; pay abstract for billeting, etc. ; mileage (125 miles) allowed
said Huff; warrant allowed in Council Aug. 19, 1776 ; also, Capt. John Went-
worth's CO., Col. Aaron Willard's regt.; pay abstract for travel allowance from
home to Bennington, dated Boston, Jan. 6, 1777; 302 miles travel allowed said
Huff; also, same co. and regt.; pay abstract for travel allowance, etc., home,
from place of discharge. Fort Edward, dated Boston, Jan. 15, 1777 ; 392 miles



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