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travel allowed said Huff; also, Capt. Abel Moulton's co., Col. Jonathan Tit-
comb's regt.; service from May 19, 1777, to July 18, 1777, 61 days, at Rhode
Island; mileage (320 miles) allowed; company raised for 2 months; also, Capt.
Samuel Waterhouse's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of guards; marched from
home March 30, 1778 ; service, 3 mos. 9 days, at Winter Hill, including travel (100
miles) home ; company detached from militia to serve from April 2, 1778, to July
3, 1778; also, list of men mustered by Nathaniel Wells, Muster Master for York
Co., to serve for 8 months in defence of eastern Massachusetts, agreeable to re-
solve of March 25, 1780, certified in York Co., June 6, 1780; also. Private, Capt.
Daniel Clark's co., Col. Joseph Prime's (York Co.) regt.; joined May 9, 1780;
discharged Dec. 8, 1780 ; service, 7 mos. ; enlistment, 8 months ; company raised
for defence of eastern Massachusetts ; also, receipt dated Arundel, Aug. 27, 1781,
for bounty paid said Huff by the town of Arundel to serve in the Continental
Army for the term of 1 year.

HuFFAiNS, Adam. Capt. Joseph Roby's co., Col. Moses Little's regt. ; order for bounty
coat or its equivalent in money dated Dec. 11, 1775.

HvFFEN, Adam. Private, Capt. Abraham Dodge's co.. Col. Moses Little's (12th) regt. ;
enlisted Jan. 1, 1776 [service not given].

HuFFEN, William, Gloucester. List of deserters from the 8th regt. and part of the
9th regt. commanded by Col. Michael Jackson, dated Jan. 25, 1781 ; age, 18 yrs. ;
stature, 5 ft. 4 in.; complexion, dark; hair, dark; birthplace, Gloucester; resi-
dence, Gloucester; enlistment, during war; deserted June -, 1779.

HuFFiN, . [This name also appears under the form of Hoffains, Huffains, Huffen,

Hufflns.]

HuFFiN, John. Seaman, brigantine " Tyrannicide," commanded by Capt. John Cath-
cart; engaged May 12, 1779; discharged June 23, 1779; service, 1 mo. 11 days.
Roll sworn to in Suffolk Co.

HuFFiN, William, Gloucester. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
[year not given] ; residence, Gloucester; engaged for town of Gloucester; also,
Private, Capt. John Burnam's co.. Col. Michael Jackson's regt.; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 20, 1777, to June 1, 1779; reported
deserted.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 467

HuFFiNS, Adaji, Gloucester. Private, Capt. Joseph Roby's co., Col. Moses Little's
(17th) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 29, 1775 ; service, 2
mos. 8 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; age, 18 yrs.

HuFFiNS, Adam, Gloucester. Private, Capt. Page's co.. Col. Benjamin Tupper's regt. ;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 8, 1777, to July 7, 1777;
residence, Gloucester; credited to town of Gloucester; reported died July 7, 1777;
also, Capt. Samuel Page's co.. Col. Ebenezer Francis's regt. ; subsistence allowed
from date of enlistment, Feb. 10, 1777, to time of arrival at Bennington ; credited
with 44 days allowance ; travel (260 miles) allowed said Huffins ; the Captain and
1st Lieutenant to march April 1, 1777, and the rest to march March 12, 1777.

Huffman, John, Lanesborough. Account rendered against Massachusetts by Select-
men of Roxbury of bounties paid said Huffman and others to serve in the Con-
tinental Army for the term of 3 years ; also, descriptive list of men in Continental
service; Capt. Thorp's co., Lieut. Col. J. Brooks's (7th) regt.; age, 22 yrs.; com-
plexion, dark; hair, dark; occupation, weaver; residence, Lanesborough; en-
gaged for town of Lanesborough; engagedJan.l, 1782; term, 3 years; aZ¬Ђo, Capt.
Thorp's CO., Lieut. Col. J. Brooks's (7th) regt.; list of men tried by court-martial
subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781 ; said Huffman tried Dec. 24, 1782, by regimental court-
martial, Capt. Turner, President, on charge of disposing of his hat; sentenced
to be reprimanded; sentence reported omitted; also, Private, Capt. Nathaniel
C. Allen's (8th) co., 4th Mass. regt.; muster rolls for July and Sept., 1783;
balance of term of enlistment unexpired, 14 mos. ; also, 8th co. ; orders dated
Oct. 21, 1783, and Dec. 27, 1783, for wages for May-Dec. [year not given] , appear-
ing in a register of orders accepted on account of wages.

Huffman, John. List of men mustered between Jan. 27, 1777, and Feb. 8, 1777, by
Thomas Newhall, Muster Master for Worcester Co.; Capt. Stone's co.. Col.
Brewer's regt. ; term, during war.

Huffman, John Conrod. Descriptive list of men detached from Boston regt. 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. Lorlng's co. ; complexion, dark;
hair, dark; eyes, gray.

Hufle, Isaac, Boston. Private, Capt. Dix's co.. Col. James Wesson's regt. ; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 19, 1777, to Dec. 25, 1777 ; resi-
dence, Boston ; reported deserted Dec. 25, 1777. [See Isaac Hufty.]

HuFMAN, John. Private, Capt. David Wheler's co.. Col. Asa Barns's regt. ; service,
11 days; company marched from Lanesborough to Saratoga Oct. 29, 1781, on an
alarm.

HuFTJiAN, John. Private, Capt. Enos Stone's co.. Col. Brewer's regt.; return dated
Camp at Valley Forge, Jan. 25, 1778 ; enlisted for town of Sandisfield ; mustered
by Trueman Whelar ; reported a transient ; also reported deserted.

HuFTT, Isaac. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk
Co., dated Boston, March 16, 1777 ; Capt. Pettingill's co.. Col. James Wesson's
regt. ; also, Private, Capt. Nathan Dix's co.. Col. Wesson's regt. ; return made up
for the year 1777; mustered by Col. Barber; reported as belonging to the old
country ; also reported deserted Dec. 23, 1777. [See Isaac Hufle.]

HuGENS, AsHEE. List of men raised in Berkshire Co. for the term of 9 months from
the time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable to resolve of April 20, 1778, returned
as received of' Jonathan Warner, Commissioner, by Col. R. Putnam, July 20,
1778 ; engaged for town of Stockbridge ; arrived at Fishkill May 31, 1778.



468 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

HuGENS, James. Sergeant, Capt. Silas Fowler's co., Col. John Mosley's (Hampshire
Co.) regt. ; enlisted Oct. 21, 1776; discharged Nov. 17, 1776; service, 28 days,
travel (160 miles) included; company marched under command of Lieut. Col.
Timothy Robinson to reinforce Northern army. Roll dated Southwick.

HroENS, Samuel. Private, Capt. Noah Lankton's co.. Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.)
regt.; enlisted April 26, 1777; discharged May 20, 1777; service, 25 days, at
Saratoga by order of Gen. Gates.

HuGES, Robert. Private, Capt. Francis Green's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt.;
muster rolls for Jan.- April, 1781, dated West Point.

HuGES, Samuel, Montague. Private, Capt. Robert Oliver's co.. Col. Doolittle's regt. ;
muster roll dated Aug. 1, 177n; enlisted May 1, 1775; service, 3 mos. 8 days.

HuGGENS, AsHER. List of men raised in Berkshire Co. for the term of 9 months from
the time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable to resolve of April 20, 1778, returned
as mustered by Henry Rutgers, Jr., Deputy Muster Master, dated Fishkill, Aug.
9, 1778; engaged for town of Stockbridge ; arrived at Fishkill May 31, 1778.

HuGGENS, Morris. Capt. Seth Washburn's co.. Col. Jonathan Ward's regt. ; order
for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp at Dorchester, Sept. 2, 1775.

HuGGiN, John. Private, Capt. David Copp's co. ; return of men stationed at Pierce's
Island Nov. 5, 1775.

HuGGix, Samuel. Private, Capt. John Collar's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire Co.)
regt.; enlisted July 19, 1779; discharged Aug. 27, 1779; service, 1 mo. 9 days;
company marched to Connecticut under command of Lieut. Col. Powel.

HuGGixs, . [This name also appears under the form of Hoggins, Hogins, Hugens,

Huggens, Huggin, Hugins.]

HuGGixs, AsHER, Stockbridgc. Private, Capt. Aaron Rowley's co., Maj. David Ros-
seter's detachment of Berkshire Co. militia ; enlisted Feb. 23, 1777 ; discharged
April 7, 1777; service, 43 days, at Ticonderoga; also, list of men raised in Berk-
shire Co. to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 9 months, agreeable to
resolve of April 20, 1778, as returned by Trueman Wheler, Muster Master, dated
Great Barrington ; also, descriptive list of men raised in Berkshire Co. for the
term of 9 months from the time of their arrival at Fishkill ; Capt. Marsh's co..
Col. Rossiter's regt.; age, 17 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 8 in.; complexion, light; resi-
dence, Stockbridge; arrived at Fishkill May 31, 1778.

HuGGiNS, John, Sheffield. Sergeant, Capt. Joseph Stebbins's co., Col. Jonathan Brew-
er's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 14, 1775 ; service, 79 days ;
also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or its
equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Nov. 20, 1775.

HuGGiNS, John, Sheffield. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army,
probably from Capt. Noble's co., Col. Ashley's regt.; residence, Sheffield; en-
gaged for town of Sheffield ; joined Capt. Jenkins's co., Col. Brewer's regt. ; term,
3 years; also, list of men mustered between Jan. 20, 1777, and June 1, 1778, by
Trueman Wheler, Muster Master for Berkshire Co. ; Capt. Jenkins's co. ; also,
Private, Capt. Sewall's co., Col. Ebenezer Sprout's regt.; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 3, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Josiah Jen-
kins's CO., Col. Samuel Brewer's regt.; return sworn to at Camp near Valley
Forge, Jan. 23, 1778 ; mustered by Capt. Wheeler.

HuQGiNS, John, Sheffield. Receipt dated Sheffield, June 29, 1780, for bounty paid
said Huggins by Paul Dewey to serve in the Continental Army for the term of
6 months to the credit of the town of Sheffield ; 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



m THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 469

HuGGixs, John, continued.

6 months men raised by the town of Sheffield for service in the Continental Army
during 1780; marched July 5, 1780, to West Point; discharged Jan. 6, 1781 ; ser-
vice, 6 mos. 6 days, including travel (75 miles) home.

HuGGiNS, John. Sergeant, Capt. George King's co.. Col. Hopkins's (Berkshire Co.)
regt. ; enlisted July 15, 1776 ; discharged Aug. 4, 1776 ; service, 20 days ; com-
pany made up of detachments from four companies and marched to the High-
lands, N. Y.

HuGGiNS, John. Sergeant, Capt. Peter Ingersoll's co.. Col. John Brown's (Berkshire
Co.) regt. ; entered service July 1, 1777 ; discharged July 30, 1777 ; service, 30 days ;
mileage (120 miles) allowed.

HuGGiNS, John. Sergeant, Capt. Adam Kasson's co., Col. Israel Chapen's (3d) regt. ;
engaged Oct. 18, 1779; discharged Nov. 21, 1779; service, 1 mo. 8 days, at
Claverack; regiment raised for 3 months.

HuGGiNS, John. Sergeant, Capt. Adam Kasson's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire
Co.) regt. ; entered service Oct. 14, 1780; discharged Oct. 16, 1780; service, 6 days,
by order of Gen. Fellows on an alarm at the Northward, including travel (3 days)
home.

Huggins, John. Sergeant, Capt. Enoch Noble's co. ; entered service Oct. 23, 1780;
discharged Nov. 7, 1780; service, 16 days; company marched to Bennington to
guard frontiers on an alarm. Roll sworn to at Sheffield.

Huggins, John. Sergeant, Capt. Jeremiah Hickok's co., Lieut. Col. Sears's regt. ; en-
tered service Aug. 6, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 8, 1781 ; service, 3 mos. 7 days, travel
(4 days) included ; regiment raised in Berkshire Co. to serve for 3 months. Roll
endorsed " Col Elisha Porters Reg't."

Huggins, Joseph. Private, Capt. Zenas Wheeler's co.. Col. Hopkins's (Berkshire Co.)
regt. ; enlisted July 15, 1776 ; discharged Aug. 1, 1776 ; service, 17 days ; mileage
out and home (224 miles) allowed; company marched to the Highlands, N. Y.,
on an alarm; also, Capt. Roswell Downing's co.. Col. John Ashley's regt. ; en-
listed July 6, 1777; discharged July 27, 1777; service, 21 days ; company marched
to Kingsbury at request of Maj. Gen. Schuyler; also, Sergeant, Capt. Roswell
Downing's co.. Col. Miles Powell's (Berkshire Co.) regt. ; entered service July 19,
1779; discharged Aug. 27 (also given Aug. 23), 1779; service, 1 mo. 9 days, at
New Haven, Conn.

Huggins, Joseph. Receipt dated Sheffield, Aug. 25, 1780, for bounty paid said Huggins
by Capt. Roswell Downing to serve in the Continental Army for the term of
3 months ; also. Private, Capt. Samuel Warner's co.. Col. John Brown's (Berkshire
Co.) regt.; enlisted July 18, 1780; discharged Oct. 23, 1780; service, 3 mos. 13
days, travel (130 miles) included.

Huggins, Medad, New Marlborough. Private, Capt. Caleb Wright's co. of Minute-
men, Col. John Fellows's regt., which marched April 21, 1775, in response to the
alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 1 mo. 3 days; also, Capt. Adam Kasson's co..
Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted Oct. 14, 1780; discharged Oct.
16, 1780; service, 6 days, by order of Gen. Fellows on an alarm at the North-
ward, including travel (3 days) home ; also, return dated New Marlborough,
Oct. 1, 1781, made by the Selectmen, of bounties paid said Huggins and others
raised by the town of New Marlborough to serve in the Continental Army for the
term of 3 months, agreeable to resolve of June 30, 1780 ; also, Private, Capt. Jere-
miah Hickok's CO., Lieut. Col. Sears's regt.; enlisted Aug. 6, 1781; discharged
Nov. 8, 1781; service, 3 mos. 7 days, travel (4 days) included; regiment raised
in Berkshire Co. to serve for 3 months ; roll endorsed " Col Elisha Porters Reg't."



470 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



HuGGiNS, Morris, Leicester. Private, Capt. Seth Washburn's co.. Col. Jonathan
Ward's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 27, 1775; service, 3
mos. 11 days; also, company return dated Oct. 8, 1775; reported as having gone
to Canada.

HiJGGiNs, Nathaniel, Sheffield. Private, Capt. Joseph Stebbins's co., Col. Jonathan
Brewer's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 14, 1775; service,
79 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat
or its equivalent in money dated Prospect Hill, Oct. 26, 1775; also. Private, Capt.
George King's co., Col. Benjamin Simonds's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; muster roll
dated Ticonderoga, Feb. 25, 1777; enlistment to expire March 15, 1777; also,
(late) Capt. George King's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's detachment of Berkshire
Co. militia ; enlisted Dec. 16, 1776 ; service, 65 days, at Ticonderoga, including
travel (160 miles) home; reported sick and discharged Feb. 18, 1777.

HuGGiNS, Samuel. Private, Capt. Zenas Wheeler's co.. Col. John Ashly's (Berkshire
Co.) regt.; enlisted July 8, 1777; discharged July 20, 1777; service, 13 days;
company marched to Fort Edward, N. Y., and received pay at Albany; also.
Private, in a company commanded by Lieut. Eleazer Taylor, Col. John Ashley's
(Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted Aug. 17, 1777; discharged Aug. 20, 1777; service,
4 days ; company marched to Pittsfield on an alarm at Bennington ; also, Capt.
Adam Kasson's co., Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted Oct. 14,
1780; discharged Oct. 16, 1780; service, 6 days, by order of Gen. Fellows on an
alarm at the Northward, including travel (3 days) home.

HuGGiNS, William. Private, Capt. John Spoor's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire
Co.) regt. ; enlisted Oct. 15, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 17, 1780 ; service, 4 days ; com-
pany marched to the Northward by order of Brig. Gen. Fellows on an alarm at
the time Forts Ann and George were taken by the enemy ; also, Capt. Jeremiah
Hickok's CO., Lieut. Col. Sears's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 6, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 8,
1781 ; service, 3 mos. 7 days, travel (4 days) included ; regiment raised in Berk-
shire Co. to serve for 3 months ; roll endorsed " Col Elisha Porters Reg't."

HuGGiNS, Zenas. Private, Capt. Noah Lankton's co.. Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.)
regt.; enlisted April 26, 1777; discharged May 20, 1777; service, 25 days, at
Saratoga by order of Gen. Gates; also, receipt dated Sheffield, Aug. 22, 1780, for
bounty paid said Huggins by Lieut. Joseph Kellogg to serve in the Continental
Army for the term of 3 months ; also, Private, Capt. Ephraim Brookins's co.,
Lieut. Col. John Collar's (Berkshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted Oct. 13, 1781 ; discharged
Oct. 20, 1781 ; service, 12 days, including 4 days (84 miles) travel home ; company
marched by order of Col. John Ashley, Jr., on an alarm at the Northward. [See
Zenas Higgins.]

Hugh, Charles. Private, Capt. Josiah Smith's co.. Col. Thomas Marshall's regt.;
muster roll for Jan., 1779, dated West Point. [See Charles Hews.]

Hugh, John, Groton. Private, Capt. Josiah Sartell's co., which marched on the alarm
of April 19, 1775, to headquarters at Cambridge; service, 14 days.

Hugh, John. Private, Capt. Keep's co.. Col. William Sheppard's regt.; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1779, to April 1, 1779; reported de-
serted; also, certificate dated Providence, Jan. 18, 1779, signed by F. Green,
Deputy Muster Master, certifying that said Hugh and others passed muster
before him and appeared to be able-bodied men fit for service; reported as be-
longing to Lieut. John Wright's co. ; also, Lieut. Col. Ebenezer Sprout's co.. Col.
Shepard's (3d) regt.; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence;
enlisted Jan. 1, 1779; enlistment, 3 years; reported deserted May 2, 1779.

Hughe, John. Private, Capt. George Ulmer's co.. Col. James Hunter's regt. ; enlisted
April 12, 1782 ; discharged Nov. 20, 1782 ; service, 7 mos. 8 days ; company raised
for defence of eastern Massachusetts to serve until Nov. 20, 1782.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 471

Hughes, . [This name also appears under the form of Hawes, Hewes, Hews,

Hues, Huges, Hugh, Hughe, Hughs, Huse.]

Hughes, Hugh. Receipt given to Col. Baldwin, for 18 tents, dated Jan. 15, 1777, signed
by John Pyson, in behalf of said Hughes, Assistant Quartermaster General ; also,
Colonel ; return for rations allowed in Quartermaster General's department, dated
Fishkill, Oct. 1-1, 1781 ; reported acting as Deputy Quarter Master, etc.

Hughes, Isaac. List of men raised in Essex Co. for the term of 9 months from the
time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable to resolve of April 20, 1778, returned as
received of Jonathan Warner, Commissioner, by Col. R. Putnam, July 20, 1778;
engaged for town of Methuen ; arrived at Fishkill June 18, 1778.

Hughes, James. Matross ; pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Boston
for service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched July 1, 1780; dis-
charged Dec. 5, 1780 ; service, 5 mos. 15 days, including 10 days (200 miles) travel
home; also, descriptive return dated Boston, Jan. 9, 1781, made by Edward
Procter, Colonel of Boston regt., of men who had enlisted to serve in the Conti-
nental Army for the term of 6 months from the time of their arrival at place of
rendezvous, unless sooner discharged, and who had received bounty and mileage
due them of said Col. Procter ; Ward No. 1 co. ; age, 57 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 4 in. ;
complexion, dark.

Hughes, Jesse. Matross, Capt. Wiliam Pierce's co., Col. John Crane's (Artillery)
regt. ; muster roll for Sept., 1778, dated Camp at Providence ; enlistment, 3 years ;
reported sick in Virginia ; also, muster rolls for Oct. and Nov., 1778, dated Provi-
dence; also, Capt. Pierce's co.. Col. John Crane's (also given Col. Harrison's)
regt. ; muster roll for Dec, 1778, dated Providence ; also, Capt. Pierce's co.. Col.
Crane's regt.; muster rolls for Jan. and Feb., 1779, dated Providence; enlisted
Dec. 31, 1776; reported a wagoner; also, same co. and regt. ; payroll for March,
1779.

Hughes, John. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk
Co., dated Boston, Feb. 14, 1779; Capt. Knapp's co.. Col. Shepard's regt.

Hughes, John. Sergeant, Capt. Jonathan Stoddard's co., Col. Thomas Crafts's (Artil-
lery) regt.; service from May 8, 1777, to July 8, 1777, 2 mos.; also, Matross,
Capt. William Pierce's co.. Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt.; muster roll for
Sept., 1778, dated Camp at Providence; enlistment, 3 years; reported sick in
Virginia; also. Sergeant, same co. and regt.; muster rolls for Oct. and Nov.,
1778, dated Providence; reported sick in Virginia; also, Capt. William Pierce's
CO., Col. John Crane's (also given Col. Harrison's) regt.; muster roll for Dec,
1778, dated Providence; reported sick in Virginia; also, Capt. Pierce's co.. Col.
Crane's regt.; muster rolls for Jan. and Feb., 1779, dated Providence; enlisted
Dec. 20, 1776 ; reported sick in Virginia ; also, same co. and regt ; pay roll for
March, 1779. [See John Hayes.]

Hughes, John. Return of men raised in Essex Co. for Continental service, agreeable
to resolve of Dec 2, 1780; engaged for town of Beverly; engaged Sept. 7, 1781;
term, 3 years.

Hughes, Michael. Private, Capt. Leonard Bleeker's (Light Infantry) co.. Col. Goose
Van Schaick's (1st New York) regt. ; muster rolls for Jan.-April, 1781, dated
West Point ; enlistment, during war.

Hughes, Nathaniel. List of men raised in Essex Co. for the term of 9 months from
the time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable to resolve of April 20, 1778, re-
turned as received of Jonathan Warner, Commissioner, liy Col. R. Putnam, July
20, 1778; engaged for town of Methuen ; arrived at Fishkill June 18, 1778.



472 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Hughes, Nicholas, Falmouth (also given Windham). Return of men raised to serve
in the Continental Army from Col. Peter No.yes's (1st Cumberland Co.) regt. ;
residence, Falmouth ; engaged for town of Falmouth; joined Capt. Mayberry's
CO., Col. Francis's regt. ; term, 3 years; also, Private, Capt. Mayberry's co., Col.
Benjamin Tupper's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan.
12, 1777, to July 1, 1778; reported died July 1, 1778; also, Capt. Richard May-
bery's co., Col. Ebenezer Francis's regt.; subsistence allowed from date of
enlistment, Jan. 9, 1777, to time of arrival at Bennington; credited with 71 days
allowance; 336 miles travel allowed; also, Capt. Mayberry's co., Col. Tupper's
regt.; return dated Jan. 25, 1778; residence, Windham; engaged for town of
Windham; mustered by Maj. Ilsley, County Muster Master, and by Col. Var-
rick. Continental Muster Master.

Hughes, Peter. General order dated Headquarters, Ticonderoga, Oct. 14, 1776, taken
from Col. Wheelock's Orderly Book ; said Hughes, Lieutenant, 1st Pennsylvania
regt., appointed Aide-de-camp to Maj. Gen. Gates during the absence of AValter
Stewart.

Hughes, Richard. Company receipt for mileage, given to Capt. John Ford, dated
Ticonderoga, Aug. 28, 1776; also, company receipt given to Capt. John Ford, for
wages to Oct. 1, 1776, dated Ticonderoga; company, marched from Chelmsford
July 25, 1776, and was discharged at Albany Jan. 1, 1777.

Hughes, Richard. List of men mustered subsequent to Jan. 17, 1778, by James
Leonard, Muster Master for Bristol Co., dated March 17, 1778; Col. William
Lea's (Lee's) regt. ; engaged for town of Swanzey.

Hughes, Robert, Boston. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master
for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, Feb. 16, 1777; Capt. Hunt's co.. Gen. Paterson's
regt. ; also, Private, Capt. Abraham Hunt's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's regt. ; Conti-
nental Army pay accoimts for service from Feb. 13, 1777, to Dee. 31, 1779; also,
same co. and regt. ; muster roll for Dec, 1777, sworn to at Camp near Valley
Forge; enlisted Feb. 13, 1777; enlistment, during war; also, same co. and regt.;
muster roll for Nov., 1778, dated Providence; also, order for gratuity, dated
Providence, Feb. 13, 1779, signed by said Hughes and others belonging to Capt.
Hunt's CO., Col. Vose's regt.; also, Capt. Hunt's co., Col. Vose's regt.; muster
roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence; also, Capt. Green's co.. Col.
Vose's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to
Dec. 31, 1780 ; also, descriptive list dated Feb. 3, 1781 ; Capt. Francis Green's co.,
1st Mass. regt.; age, 32 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in.; complexion, sandy; hair,
sandy; occupation, barber; birthplace. Old York; residence, Boston; enlisted
Feb. 12, 1777, by Capt. Hunt at Boston; enlistment, during war; also. Private,
Capt. Francis Green's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt. ; muster roll for May,
1781, dated Garrison, West Point; also, muster roll for June, 1781, dated Camp
Phillipsborough ; also, muster roll for July, 1781 ; also, muster rolls for Aug. and
Sept., 1781, dated Camp at Peekskill; also, muster rolls for Oct. and Nov., 1781,



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