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20 days, travel (4 days) included; also, returns for rations between July 7, 1779,
and Sept. 25, 1779, dated Boston, of men employed under Col. William Burbeck
at the Laboratory.

Humphreys, Samuel. Capt. William Hooper's co. ; company receipt for advance
pay, given to Daniel Hopkins, dated Salem, Sept. 26, 1775; also, Private, same
CO. ; enlisted July 21, 1775 ; service to Nov. 1, 1775, 3 mos. 19 days, in defence of
seacoast; roll dated Marblehead; also, Capt. Francis Felton's (Marblehead) co. ;
service from Sept. 1, 1776, to Nov. 15, 1776, 2^ mos., in defence of seacoast; also,
Corporal, Capt. John Devereux's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of guards; mus-
ter roll for Jan., 1778, dated Winter Hill; also, same co. and regt. ; enlisted Nov.
8, 1777 ; service to Feb. 3, 1778, 2 mos. 25 days, at Charlestown ; roll dated Winter
Hill.

Humphreys, William. Matross, Capt. Edward Fettyplace's (Marblehead) co. ; en-
listed Feb. 20, 1776; service to Sept. 1, 1776, 6 mos. 10 days, in defence of sea-
coast ; roll dated Marblehead ; also. Quarter Gunner, Capt. Edward Fettyplace's
(Marblehead) co. ; service from Sept. 1, 1776, to Jan. 1, 1777, 4 mos., in defence
of seacoast ; also, Capt. Edward Fettyplace's (Fort) co ; company return dated
Aug. 26, 1777 ; also, same co. ; memorandum of beef delivered ; date of delivery,
Dec. 31,1777.

Humphries, . Major, Col. Huntington's regt., Maj. Gen. Spencer's division; list

of field officers of the Continental Army in 1776.

Humphries, John, Scituate. Order for advance pay for 1 month, etc., dated Camp at
Hull, Sept. -, 1776, signed by said Humphries and others belonging to Capt.
Josiah Smith's co.. Col. Whitney's regt. ; also, Private, same co. and regt. ; pay
roll for Nov., 1776; service, 1 mo. 1 day.

Humphries, Joseph. Seaman, brigantine " Tyrannicide," commanded by Capt.
Jonathan Haraden ; engaged March 13, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 29, 1777. Roll
sworn to in Suffolk Co.

Humphries, Peter, Cohasset. Matross, Capt. Jonathan W. Edes's (4th) co.. Col.
Thomas Crafts's (Artillery) regt.; service from Feb. 1, 1777, to May 8, 1777, 3
mos. 7 days; also, Capt. Jonathan Stoddard's co., Col. Thomas Crafts's (Artil-
lery) regt. ; service from May 8, 1777, to July 8, 1777, 2 mos.

Humphris, Benjamin. Sergeant, Capt. Nathaniel Lindsey's co. ; service from Dec.
10, 1776, to March 18, 1776, 3 mos. 9 days ; company raised in Marblehead to re-



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HujiPHUis, Benjamin, continued.

inforce Continental Army; affidavit dated Marblehead, June 25, 1840, made by
Nathaniel Lindsay, son of Capt. Lindsay, on reverse of roll, declares the same to
be a true copy of the original found among his father's papers, and that the ser-
vice was rendered at Rhode Island.

HujiPHRis, Samuel. Private, Capt. Francis Felton's (Marblehead) co. ; enlisted Jan.
4, 1776 ; service to May 31, 1776, 4 mos. 28 days, in defence of seacoast ; also,
Corporal, Capt. Nathaniel Lindsey's co. ; service from Dec. 10, 1776, to March 18,
1777, 3 mos. 9 days; company raised in Marblehead to reinforce Continental
Army; affidavit dated Marblehead, June 25, 1840, made by Nathaniel Lindsey,
son of Capt. Lindsey, on reverse of roll, declares the same to be a true copy of the
original found among his father's papers, and that the service was rendered at
Rhode Island.

Humphry, Abijah. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Withington's co., which was mustered
on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 2 days.

Humphry, Arthur, Oxford. Corporal, Capt. John Town's co., which marched on
the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Roxbury ; service, 6 days ; reported enlisted into
the army.

Humphry, Asa. List of men dated Brookfield, June 30, 1778, showing service credited
to them, respectivel.v, as returned by the committee chosen to make an average
of the service rendered to the credit of the 3d Precinct of Brookfield ; total amount
of service rendered made to average 5^ months for each single poll in said pre-
cinct ; no service credited to said Humphry.

Humphry, Benjamin, Sturbridge. List of men raised for the 6 months service and
returned by Brig. Gen. Paterson as ha\ing passed muster in a return dated Camp
Totoway, Oct. 25, 1780; also, pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of
Sturbridge for service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched July 11,
1780; discharged Dec. 15, 1780; service, 5 mos. 11 days, including travel (140
miles) home; also, receipt dated Sturbridge, April 12, 1781, for bounty paid said
Humphry by John Pike and others, on behalf of a class of which said Pike was
Chairman, to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years ; also, descrip-
tive list of men raised in Worcester Co. to serve in the Continental Army, agree-
able to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, as returned by Seth "Washburn, Superintendent for
said county; Capt. Shumway's co., Col. Newell's regt. ; age, 29 (also given 31)
yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 (also given 5 ft. 9) in.; complexion, light; hair, sandy;
occupation, farmer (also given yeoman); residence, Sturbridge; engaged for
town of Sturbridge; engaged March 29 (also given Feb. 1), 1781; joined Capt.
Watson's co., 3d Mass. regt.; term, 3 years; also. Private, Capt. Abraham Wat-
son's CO., Col. John Greaton's (3d) regt. ; muster roll for Dec, 1781, dated New
Boston; also, muster roll for Jan., 1782, dated Hutts, New Boston; also, (late)
Capt. Abraham Watson's (3d) co., Col. Greaton's (3d) regt.; muster roll for
March, 1782; also, 8th co.. Col. Greaton's regt. ; muster roll for May, 1782; also,
Capt. Simon Jackson's (8th) co., Col. Greaton's regt. ; muster rolls for June-Oct.,
1782; also, Capt. William Watson's (6th) co., Col. Greaton's (3d) regt. com-
manded by Lieut. Col. Millen ; muster roll for Jan., 1783 ; reported on furlough ;
also, Capt. William Watson's (6th) co., 3d Mass. regt. commanded by Lieut. Col.
Mellen ; muster rolls for Feb. -April, 1783 ; balance of term of enlistment unex-
pired, 8 months ; reported on furlough in Feb., 1783 ; also, order on Lieut. Henry
Nelson, Paj'master, 3d Mass. regt., dated Cantonment near New Windsor, May
13, 1783, signed by said Humphry and others belonging to Capt. Watson's co.,
for wages for Feb. and March, 1783.

Humphry, Benjamin. Lieutenant, Capt. George Rogers's co. ; service, 6 days; com-
pany detached from 2d Cumberland Co. regt. by order of Col. Jonathan Mitchel
to work on the fort at Falmouth in Nov., 1775.



494 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Humphry, Daniel. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for
Suffolli Co., dated Boston, Jan. 19, 1777; Maj. Eben. Stevens's battalion.

Humphry, David, Rehoboth. Corporal, Capt. Nathaniel Carpenter's co.. Col. Thomas
Carpenter's regt. ; service from Jul}' 20, 1777, 1 mo. 5 days, at Rhode Island, in-
cluding travel to camp at Bristol and from Providence home to Rehoboth ; also,
Private, Capt. Ichabod Wade's (Light Infantry) co.. Col. George Williams's
regt. ; service, 21 days ; company stationed at Tiverton Oct. 7, 1777 ; roll sworn
to at Rehoboth.

Humphry, David. Private, Capt. Hewit Root's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire
Co.) regt.; enlisted July 8, 1777; discharged July 27, 1777; service, 19 days;
company ordered to Fort Edward; also, Capt. Silas Goodrich's co.. Col. John
Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; service between Aug. 15 and Aug. 21, 1777,
3 days, under Brig. Gen. Stark ; company took part in action at Bennington Aug.
16, 1777, and was discharged by Brig. Gen. Stark.

Humphry, David. Private, Capt. Archibald McAllister's co.. Col. Samuel McCobb's
regt.; enlisted July 11, 1779; service to Sept. 24, 1779, 2 mos. 13 days, on expe-
dition against Majorbagaduce; roll endorsed "Reg't at Penobscot."

Humphry, David. Col. John Ashley, Jr.'s regt.; service, 14 days, on an alarm at the
Northward; company marched in Oct., 1781, under command of Lieut. Moses
Hubbard at request of Brig. Gen. Stark and by order of Brig. Gen. John Fellows.

Humphry, Ebenezer, Oxford. Lieutenant, Capt. Abijah Lamb's co. ; list of officers
in service at Dobbs's Ferry, Tarrytown, and North Castle, N. Y., in 1776, en-
dorsed "Commission Officers in Col'o Jam's [Converse's] Rigt;" also, Lieu-
tenant, Capt. Abijah Lamb's co.. Col. Cushing's regt.; engaged Aug. 13, 1777;
discharged Nov. 29, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 26 days, with Northern army, including
9 days (180 miles) travel home; also, 1st Lieutenant; same co. and regt.; pay
abstracts dated Scaresdeal, Nov. 30, 1777, and sworn to in Worcester Co. [year
not given] , respectively, for retained rations due officers of Col. Job Cushing's
regt. in Continental service in Northern department ; said Humphry credited with
rations from Aug. 13 [1777] to Dec. 8 [1777], 118 rations; also, Captain, 13th co.,
5tb Worcester Co. regt. of Mass militia ; list of officers [year not given] .

Humphry, Elijah. 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. Coburn's co.. Col. Grout's regt.;
age, 30 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9 in. ; complexion, light; occupation, farmer; engaged
for town of Dudley ; engaged Jan. 2, 1781 ; term, 3 years.

Humphry, Emery, Southwick. Descriptive list of men raised in Hampshire Co. in
1779 to serve in the Continental Army ; age, 16 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in. ; com-
plexion, light; engaged for town of Southwick; delivered to Ensign E. White;
also, list of men raised to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 9 months,
agreeable to resolve of June 9, 1779, returned as received of Noah Goodman,
Superintendent for Hampshire Co., by Justin Ely, Commissioner, dated Spring-
field, Oct. 19, 1779; also, descriptive list of men Ijelonging to Col. William
Shepard's (4th) regt. who re-enlisted subsequent to Sept. 30, 1779, dated Bud's
Highlands, Feb. 23, 1780; Capt. Learned's co. ; age, 18 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 4 in. ;
complexion, dark; hair, dark; residence, Southwick.

Humphry, Ephraim. Private, Capt. Jabez Bullock's co.. Col. Thomas Carpenter's
regt. ; enlisted Aug. 1, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 9, 1780 ; service, 9 days, under Gen.
Heath at Tiverton, R. I., on the alarm of Aug. 1, 1780.

Humphry, George, Cohasset. Private, Capt. Job Cushing's co., Col. J. Greaton's
regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 16, 1775; service, 2 mos. 21
days ; also, Capt. Cushing's co., 36th regt. ; company return dated Fort No. 2,
Oct. 5, 1775.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 495

Humphry, Hugh. Private, Capt. Hewit Root's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire
Co.) regt. ; enlisted July 8, 1777 ; discharged July 27, 1777 ; service, 19 days ; com-
pany ordered to Fort Edward ; also, Capt. Silas Goodrich's co.. Col. John Ashley's
(Berkshire Co.) regt.; service between Aug. 15 and Aug. 21, 1777, 3 days, under
Brig. Gen. Stark ; company took part in action at Bennington Aug. 16, 1777, and
was discharged by Brig. Gen. Stark.

Humphry, Israel, Mt. Washington. Private, Capt. Daniel Sacket's co., Col. Wood-
bridge's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 20, 1777 ; discharged Nov. 29, 1777 ; service, 3 mos.
9 days, in Northern department ; company raised for 3 months.

Humphry, Jesse (also given Jn), Hingham. Return of men raised to serve in the
Continental Army, as returned by Capt. Benjamin Lapham and Capt. Peter Cush-
ing ; residence, Hingham ; enlisted for town of Hingham ; joined Capt. Williams's
CO., Col. Greaton's regt.; enlistment, 3 years; also, list of men mustered by
Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, March 16, 1777;
Capt. Williams's co.. Col. Greaton's regt. ; also. Private, Capt. Joseph Williams's
CO., Col. Jolm Greaton's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
March 6, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Joseph Williams's co.. Col. Greaton's
(2d) regt. ; return [year not given] ; mustered by County Muster Master Barber;
also, Capt. Samuel Flower's (5th) co., Col. Greaton's regt. ; muster roll for March
1779, dated Quarters near Croton Bridge ; enlisted March 6, 1777 ; reported on
command at Hingham ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for April, 1779,
dated " Crompond ; " also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for May, 1779, dated
Camp Highlands ; reported sick in camp ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll
for June, 1779, dated Constitution Island ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll
for July and Aug., 1779, dated Camp Highlands; also, same co. and regt. ; mus-
ter roll for Sept., 1779, sworn to at Camp Bedford ; also, same co. and regt. ;
muster roll for Oct., 1779, dated Camp near Peekskill ; also, same co. and regt. ;
muster rolls for Nov. and Dec, 1779, dated Continental Village; also, Capt.
Joseph Crocker's co., Col. Greaton's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for
service from Jan. 1, 1780, to March 6, 1780; also, (late) Capt. Samuel Flower's
CO., Col. Greaton's regt. ; muster roll for Jan.-June, 1780, sworn to at Orange
Town ; discharged March 6, 1780.

Humphry, John, Bellingham. List of men raised for the 6 months service and returned
by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return dated Camp Toto-
way, Oct. 25, 1780.

Humphry, John, Scituate. Private, Ca^t. Galen Clapp's (2d Scituate) co. of militia,
Col. Anthony Thomas's regt., which marched in response to the alarm of April
19, 1775; entered service April 19, 1775; service, 4 days.

Humphry, John. List of men who marched from Dartmouth to camp under command
of Capt. Benjamin Dillingham and arrived there Feb. 15, 1776 ; also. Private,
Capt. Benjamin Dillingham's co. ; enlisted April 29, 1776; wages allowed for 3
months ; company stationed on seacoast at Dartmouth.

Humphry, John. Capt. Ezekiel Knowlton's co.. Col. Dike's regt.; abstract for gun
and blanket money, dated Dorchester Heights, March 31, 1777; also, Sergeant,
Capt. Thomas Lord's co., Col. Nathan Sparhawk's regt.; engaged Aug. 21, 1777;
discharged Aug. 26, 1777; service, 10 days, including 5 days (96 miles) travel
home ; company marched from Athol to Bennington.

Humphry, John. Private, Capt. John Baxter's co. ; marched Sept. 24, 1782 ; discharged
Oct. 24, 1782 ; service, 1 mo. 4 days, including travel home ; company detached
for service under Maj. Job Cushing at Hull. Roll dated Medfield.

Humphry, Nathaniel. Private, Capt. John Bradley's co., Col. Benjamin Gill's regt. ;
enlisted Aug. 14, 1777; service, 3 mos. 28 days, including 12 days (240 miles)
travel home; company marched to Manchester, Vt., to join Northern army.
Roll sworn to in Suffolk Co.



496 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Humphry, Richard, Scituate. Private, Capt. Galen Clapp's (2d Scitiiate) co. of
militia. Col. Anthony Thomas's regt., which marched in response to the alarm of
April 19, 1775; entered service April 19, 1775; service, 4 days.

Humphry, Uichard. Private, Capt. William Weston's co. ; service fi'om Oct. 1, 1776,
to date of discharge, Nov. 19, 1776, 1 mo. 18 days ; reported enlisted Sept. 26,
1770 ; company stationed at the Gurnet for defence of Plymouth harbor.

Humphry, Robert, Great Barrington. Private, Capt. Silas Goodrich's co.. Col. John
Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; service between Aug. 15 and Aug. 21, 1777, 3
days, under Brig. Gen. Stark ; company took part in action at Bennington Aug.
16, 1777, and was discharged by Brig. Gen. Stark.

Humphry, Tower, Western (Warren). List of men raised to serve in the Continental
Arm.v, as returned by Capt. Joseph Cutler and Lieut. William Cowee; residence,
Western; engaged for town of Western; joined Capt. Slayton's co.. Col. Shep-
ard's regt.; term, during war; also, list of men mustered by Thomas Newhall,
Muster Master for Worcester Co. ; Capt. Slayton's co.. Col. Shepard's regt. ;
mustered May 20, 1777 ; «t'«o. Private, Colonel's co.. Col. William Shepard's (4th)
regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31,
1780; also, same co. and regt.; return made up for the year 1780, dated West
Point; enlisted May 16, 1777 ; also, Capt. Lebbeus Drew's co.. Col. William Shep-
ard's (4th) regt. ; muster roll for July, 1781, dated Phillipsborough ; reported de-
serted March 15, 1781 ; joined July 19, 1781 ; also, muster roll for Aug., 1781 ;
also, muster rolls for Oct.-Dec, 1781, dated York Hutts; also, muster roll for
Feb., 1782, dated York Hutts ; reported absent.

Humphry, William, Gloucester. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship
" America," commanded by Capt. John Somes, swoi-n to in Suffolk Co., June 8,
1780 ; age, 35 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 11 in. ; residence, Gloucester.

Humphry, William. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for
Suffolk Co., dated Boston, March 30, 1777; Capt. Spurr's co., Col. Nixon's regt.;
also, Private, Capt. John Spurr's co.. Col. Thomas Nixon's regt. ; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 1, 1777, to Jan. 8, 1778; credited to
town of Dorchester; term, 3 years ; also, same co. and regt. ; return of men who
were in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777, certified at Camp near Peekskill, Feb.
16, 1779; reported died Jan. 8, 1778.

Humphry, William. Private, Capt. Caleb Champney's co. ; enlisted Feb. 18, 1779;
discharged May 14, 1779; service, 2 mos. 27 days, with guards under Maj. Gen.
Gates at and about Boston.

Humphryes, John. Pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Bellingham for
service in the Continental Army during 1780 ; marched July 2, 1780 ; discharged
Jan. 6, 1781 ; service, 6 mos. 15 days, including 10 days (200 miles) travel home.

Humphrys, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Francis Felton's (Marblehead) co. ; service from
June 1, 1776, to Aug. 31, 1776, 3 mos., in defence of seacoast.

Humphrys, George. Capt. Job Gushing' s co., Col. John Greaton's regt.; order for
bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp at Cambridge, Dec. 18, 1775.

Humphrys, Israel. Receipt dated Mt. Washington, Feb. 10, 1781, for bounty paid said
Humphrys by Capt. John King to serve in the Continental Army during the war.

Humphrys, Jesse. Private, Capt. John K. Smith's co., Lieut. Col. Calvin Smith's
(6th) regt. ; return for wages ; wages allowed said Humphrys for Jan.-Dec, 1782,
12 mos.

Humphrys, John. Private, Capt. Amos Ellis's co., 4th Suffolk Co. regt.; enlisted
March 2, 1781 ; discharged March 17, 1781 ; service, 16 days, on a 40 days expe-
dition to Rhode Island. Roll endorsed " Col. Dean Reg't."



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 497

HuMPHRTs, Peter, Cohasset. Statement dated Boston, Sept. 22, 1777, signed by said
Humphrys and others belonging to Col. Crafts's regt., declaring their refusal to
leave Boston unless their bounty or wages, or both, were made equivalent to those
allowed the soldiers of the Continental train of artillery.

HuMPHRTS, Richard, Plymouth. Private, 8th co., Col. John Bailey's regt.; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from March 24, 1777, to Jan. 1, 1778; re-
ported died Jan. 1, 1778; also, Capt. George Dunham's (8th) co., Col. Bailey's
(1st) regt. ; return of men who joined before Aug. 15, 1777 ; residence, Plymouth ;
term, 3 years ; reported died Jan. 1, 1779.

Humphrys, Samuel. Private, Capt. Francis Felton's (Marblehead) co. ; service from
June 1, 1776, to Aug. 31, 1776, 3 mos., in defence of seacoast.

Humphrys, William, Dorchester. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from Col. Gill's regt. [year not given] ; residence, Dorchester ; engaged for
town of Dorchester; joined Capt. Crane's co.. Col. Nixon's regt.

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

HuMPREss, John. Sergeant, Capt. William Hooper's co. ; service from Feb. 29, 1776,
to May 31, 1776, 3 mos., in defence of seacoast. Roll dated Marblehead.

HuMPREY, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Abraham Watson's co., Col. John Greaton's
(3d) regt. ; muster roll for July, 1781, sworn to at Camp near Dobbs's Ferry ; en-
listed Feb. -, 1781 ; enlistment, 3 years ; reported on command at West Point.

HuMPREYS, Benjamin. Private, Capt. William Hooper's co. ; enlisted July 19, 1775;
service to Nov. 1, 1775, 3 mos. 21 days, in defence of seacoast. Roll dated
Marblehead.

Humpreys, John. Corporal, Capt. William Hooper's co. ; enlisted July 17, 1775; ser-
vice to Nov. 1, 1775, 3 mos. 23 days, in defence of seacoast. Roll dated
Marblehead.

HuMPRis, Emery. Descriptive list of men raised in Hampshire Co. to serve in the
Continental Army for the terra of 9 months, agreeable to resolve of June 9, 1779,
as returned by Noah Goodman, Superintendent; Capt. Fowler's co., Col. Mose-
ley'sregt. ; age, 16 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in.; hair, light; engaged for town of
South wick.

HuMPRY, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Abraham Watson's co.. Col. John Greaton's (3d)
regt. ; muster roll for Oct. and Nov., 1781, dated Highlands ; enlisted Feb. 1, 1781 ;
enlistment, 3 years.

HuMPRY, David. Private, Capt. Joseph Jones's co.. Col. William Jones's regt.;
marched Sept. 10, 1777; discharged Sept. 12, 1777; service, 2 days; company
assisted at the retaking of a mast-ship. Roll dated Newcastle and endorsed '< at
Kennebec."

HvMPRY, Tower, Western (Warren). Return of men raised to serve in the Continen-
tal Army from Col. James Converse's (4th Worcester Co.) regt., dated Brook-
field, Sept. 15, 1777; residence. Western; engaged for town of Western; joined
Capt. Slay ton's co., Col. Shepherd's regt. ; term, 3 years or during war.

HuMPTooN, Jonathan. 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, 177S ; engaged for town of Salem ; arrived at Fishkill June 18, 1778.

Hums, Josiah. Descriptive list of men raised for Continental service, as returned by
Seth Washburn, Superintendent for Worcester Co.; also, list of men raised in



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HvMS, JosiAH, continued.

Worcester 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. 1, 1778.

Huais, Stephen. Private, Capt. Joseph Peirce's co., Col. Asa Barns's (Berkshire Co.)
regt. ; enlisted Oct. 28, 1781; service, 10 days; company marched by order of
Gen. Fellows on an alarm at the Northward.

Hi'MscoME, Gideon, Scarborough. Private, Capt. Abraham Tyler's co., Col. Edmund
Phinney's (31st) regt.; company return dated Sept. 29, 1775; enlisted June 1,
1775.

HuNAEL, MosES. Private, Capt. Joseph Jones's detachment of militia; marched June
29, 1779; discharged July 16, 1779; service, 17 days, at Camden, Lincoln Co., by
order of Col. William Jones.

HuNAFOED, Asa. Private, Capt. Zebulon King's co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th)
regt.; muster roll for Sept., 1781; enlisted March 2, 1781; enlistment, 3 years;
also, muster roll for Dec, 1781, dated York Hutts ; also, muster roll for Feb.,
1782, dated Hutts and sworn to at West Point.

HuNAFORD, Thomas. List of men who had money advanced them by their Captain
for travelling expenses to camp, etc., dated Camp at Winter Hill, Feb. -, 1776.

HuNAiFORD, Thomas. List of men raised in Cumberland 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 Maj. James Johnson, Superintendent for said county, by
Jonathan Warner, Commissioner, at Fishkill, June 25, 1778; engaged for town
of North Yarmouth ; arrived at Fishkill June 15, 1778.

Hunavel, Zadok. Descriptive list of men raised in Hampshire Co. to serve in the
Continental Army, as returned by Noah Goodman, Superintendent for said
county ; age, 18 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in. ; complexion, black ; hair, black ; occu-
pation, farmer ; engaged for town of Montague ; engaged March 29, 1781 ; term,
3 years.

HuNAWELL, James, Roxbury. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from Capt. Ebenezer Gore's (1st) co., Col. William Mcintosh's (1st Suffolk Co.)
regt., sworn to at Roxbury, Feb. 21, 1778; residence, Roxbury: engaged for
town of Roxbury ; joined Capt. Foster's co.. Col. Greaton's regt. ; term, 3 years,
to expire April -, 1780.

Hunawell, John, Boston. List of United States pensioners made up to Dec. 31, 1787,
as returned by John Lucas, Commissary of Pensions; Capt. Fox's co., regiment
of invalids; age, 41 yrs. ; residence, Boston; pensioned Sept. 1, 1782.

Hunawell, Zadok. Private, Capt. Zebulon King's co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's
(7th) regt.; muster roll for Dec, 1781, dated York Hutts; enlistment, 3 years;
reported on command at Stony Point.

Hundley, William, Stonghton. Corporal, Major's co., Col. John Brooks's regt.;



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