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Huntley, Jabez. Sergeant, Capt. Stephen Smith's co. ; enlisted Sept. 14, 1775; dis-
charged Dec. 31, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 24 daj's ; reported reduced to Private Nov.
1, 1775; company stationed at Machias, Lincoln Co., for defence of seacoast;
also, Private, Capt. Joseph Seavey's co., Col. Benjamin Foster's regt.; service,

4 days ; company served at Machias from Dec. 5 to Dec. 25, 1778.

Huntley, Noah. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for
Suffolk Co., dated Boston, July 5, 1778 ; Col. Crane's regt. ; also. Corporal, Capt.
Cook's CO., Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts
for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; reported as serving 4 mos. as Cor-
poral, 8 mos. as Sergeant; also, descriptive list made up for the year 1780; Capt.
David Cook's co., 3d Artillery regt.; rank, Sergeant; age, 23 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft.
S^in.; complexion, brown ; engaged by Capt. Drury ; term, during war; reported
promoted from Corporal May 11, 1780.

Huntley, Rufus. List of prisoners delivered to Col. Gabriel Johonnot by Charles
Waller, Commissary of Prisoners at Rhode Island, March 17, 1778 ; reported a
Seaman; also. Seaman, State sloop " Winthrop," commanded by Capt. George
Little; engaged May 30, 1782; discharged Oct. 1, 1782; roll sworn to at Boston.

Huntley, Warren. Ship's Corporal, frigate " Boston," commanded by Capt. Samuel
Tucker ; engaged Dec. 30, 1778 ; reported sick at Boston Feb. 20, 1779. Roll made
up for advance pay for 1 month.

Huntly, Jabez. Private, Capt. Joseph Sevey's co.. Col. Benjamin Foster's (Lincoln
Co.) regt.; enlisted June 23, 1777; discharged July 16, 1777; service, 23 days;
company ordered on duty by Col. Foster for defence of Machias and rivers adja-
cent when ship "Ambuscade" lay in the harbor; also, same co. and regt.; en-
listed July 16, 1777 ; discharged Oct. 3, 1777 ; service, 2 mos. 17 days, on an alarm ;
company served at Machias from July 16, 1777, to Oct. 10, 1777, when British
ships lay in that harbor until relieved by Col. John Allen's forces ; also, Lieut.
John Scott's detachment from 6th Lincoln Co. regt.; service between Aug. 31,
1779, and Nov. 20, 1779, 8 days, at Penobscot ; roll sworn to at Machias.

Hi'NTLY, John, Wilbraham. List of men raised in Hampshire Co. for the term of 9
months from the time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable to resolve of April 20,
1778; residence, Wilbraham ; engaged for town of Wilbraham; arrived at Fish-
kill July 20, 1778.



556 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

HuNTLT, Jonathan, Sandisfield (probably) . Private, Lieut. Moses Soul'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 to May 7, 1775, 17 days; also, Capt. Moses Soul's
CO., Col. John Fellows's (8th) regt. ; company return dated Oct. 7, 1775; enlisted
April 21, 1775 ; reported deserted July 19, 1775.

HuNTLY, Nathan, Marlow. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Stiles's co.. Col. Paul Dudley
Sargent's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 21, 1775; service,
3 mos. 18 days ; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for
bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Nov. 27, 1775.

HuNTLY, Noah, Connecticut. Corporal, Capt. Coolv's co.. Col. John Crane's (Artil-
lery) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 7, 1777, to Dec.
31, 1779; residence, Connecticut; also, Bombardier, Capt. Jotham Drury's co.,
Col. Crane's (Artillery) regt.; muster rolls for Sept.-Dec, 1777; reported on
command at Fort Mifflin in Oct., 1777, on command in Jersey in Nov., 1777;
also, Corporal, Capt. David Cook's co.. Col. Crane's regt. ; muster rolls for Jan.
and March, 1779, dated Warren; enlisted March 26, 1778; enlistment, during
war; also, same co. and regt.; muster roll for April, 1779.

HvNTON, CoNVEKSE. Drummcr, Capt. Thomas Mayo's co.. Col. Eleazer Brooks's regt.
of guards ; joined Nov. 5, 1777 ; service to April 3, 1778, -1 mos. 28 days, at Cam-
bridge.

HuNTON, MosES. Private, Capt. Thomas Mayo's co.. Col. Brooks's regt. of guards;
joined Nov. 5, 1777; service to Feb. 3, 1778, 2 mos. 28 days, at Cambridge.

HuNTOoN, . [This name also appears under the form of Hontoon, Humptoou,

Huntune.]

HUNTOON, Charles, Edgecomb. Private, Capt. Josiah Stearns's co., Col. Ephraim
Doolittle's (24th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 7, 1775;
service, 1 mo. 26 days ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money
due for the 8 months service in 1775.

HuNTOON, Jonathan, Edgecomb (also given New Castle and Boothbay). List of men
raised for Continental service; residence, Edgecomb ; engaged for town of Edge-
comb; joined Capt. Israel Davis's co., Col. Wigglesworth's regt.; also, Private,
Capt. Woodbridge's co.. Col. Calvin Smith's (late Wigglesworth's) regt.; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 3, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also,
Capt. Israel Davis's co., Col. Edward Wigglesworth's regt.; return [year not
given] ; residence, New Castle ; enlisted for town of New Castle ; mustered b.v
Col. Sewall; also, same co. and regt.; muster roll for May, 1778, dated Camp at
Valley Forge; also, (late) Capt. Israel Davis's co.. Col. Wigglesworth's (4th)
regt. ; muster roll for June, 1778, dated Camp Greenwich ; also, same co. and
regt.; pay roll for Oct., 1778, sworn to at Providence; also. Colonel's co. com-
manded by Capt. Lieut. Christopher Woodbridge, (late) Col. Wigglesworth's
regt.; muster roll for March and April, 1779; enlisted Feb. 3, 1777; enlistment,
3 years; also, Capt. Woodbridge's co.. Col. Calvin Smith's regt.; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Feb. 4, 1780; residence,
Boothbay.

HuNTOON, Jonathan (also given John), New Salisbury. Descriptive list of men raised
by the town of Newburyport to serve in the Continental Army, agreeable to re-
solve of April 20, 1778 ; age, 25 (also given 24) yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ; complex-
ion, dark (also given fair) ; hair, black; eyes, black; residence, New Salisbury;
also, list of men raised in Essex Co. for the term of 9 months from the time of
their arrival at Fishkill, returned as mustered by Henry Rutgers, Jr., Deputy
Muster Master, dated Fishkill, Aug. 1, 1778; arrived at Fishkill June 18, 1778.

HuNTOON, Samuel, Kingston. Capt. William Hudson Ballard's co.. Col. James Frye's
regt.; return of men in camp at Cambridge, dated May 17, 1775; also, Sergeant,



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HuNTOox, Samuel, continued.

same co. and regt.; company return dated Cambridge, Oct. 6, 1775; also, order
for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Dec. 13, 1775 ; said
Huntoon and others reported as having drawn coats when they went to Quebec,
as certified by Capt. Ballard.

HuNTRES, Christopher. Private, Capt. Joseph Pettingill's co., Col. Baldwin's (26th)
regt.; pay abstract for Feb., 1776, dated New York.

Huntress, . [This name also appears under the form of Huntice, Huntres, Hun-

tris, Huntriss, Huntrys.]

Huntress, Christopher. Private, Capt. Joseph Pettengill's co., Col. L. Baldwin's
regt.; return for clothing dated Sewall's Point, Oct. 30, 1775; also, same co. and
regt. ; list of men returned as having received advance pay, dated Camp at New
York, April 23, 1776.

Huntress, George, Newburyport. List of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from 2d Essex Co. regt., as returned by Maj. Ralph Cross, sworn to in
Essex Co., Feb. 16, 1778; residence, Newburyport ; engaged for town of New-
buryport; joined Capt. Pillsbury's co., Col. Wiggles worth's regt. ; term, 3 years;
also, Private, Lieut. Colonel's co.. Col. Calvin Smith's regt.; Continental Army
pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Feb. 26, 1780.

Huntress, James. Private; payroll for 6 months men raised by the town of Newbury
for service in the Continental Army during 1780; marched to camp July 25, 1780;
discharged Dec. 20, 1780; service, 5 mos. 10 days, including travel (240 miles)
home.

Huntress, Pearson. Private, Capt. John Brackett's co., Col. Edmund Phinney's
regt. ; billeting allowed from date of enlistment, May 21, 1775, to date of march-
ing from Falmouth to headquarters, July 3, 1775 ; credited with allowance for
6 weeks 1 day.

Huntris, Christopher. Private, Capt. John Baker, Jr.'s (10th) co., Lieut. Col.
Loammi Baldwin's (38th) regt. ; pay abstract for Aug., 1775; also, Capt. Joseph
Pettengill's co.. Col. Baldwin's (26th) regt. ; pay abstract for March, 1776, dated
New York.

Huntris, George, Casco Bay. Private, Lieut. Colonel's co., Col. Calvin Smith's
(late Wigglesworth's) regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
March 25, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Daniel Pillsbury's co., Col. Edward
Wigglesworth's (4th) regt. ; return [year not given] ; residence, Casco Bay ; en-
listed for town of Newburyport: mustered by County Muster Master; also, same
CO. and regt. ; muster roll for May, 1778, dated Valley Forge ; enlistment, 3 years ;
reported sick at Yellow Springs ; also, same co. and regt. ; muster roll for June,
1778, dated "Greenage;" reported sick at Yellow Springs; also, same co. and
regt.; payroll for Oct., 1778, sworn to at Providence; also, Lieut. Col. Dudley
Coleman's co.. Col. Wigglesworth's regt. commanded by Maj. Porter; muster
roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence ; enlisted March 24, 1777.

Huntriss, Christopher, Conway. Capt. John Baker, Jr.'s co., Col. Samuel Ger-
rish's regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said Huntriss and others, dated
Brookline, June 22, 1775; also, list of men belonging to Capt. J. Baker, Jr.'s
CO., who had been sworn and mustered, as returned by Capt. Baker, dated
Brookline, July 11, 1775; also. Private, Capt. John Baker's co.. Col. Samuel Ger-
rish's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted May 1, 1775; service, 3 mos.
2 days ; also, Capt. Joseph Pettengill's (10th) co., Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin's
(late Col. Gerrish's) 38th regt. ; company return dated Sewall's Point, Sept. 27,
1775; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Sewall's Point,
Nov. 19, 1775.



558 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



HiTNTRiss, Christopher, Fryeburg. Private, Capt. Josiah Davis's co., Col. Joseph
Prime's (York Co.) regt. ; joined June 11, 1780; discharged Dec. 8, 1780; service,
6 mos. ; enlistment, 8 months; company raised for defence of eastern Massachu-
setts. Roll sworn to at Arundel.

Htjntriss, James. Private, Capt. Alexander McLellan's co., Col. Jonathan Mitchel's
regt.; enlisted July 7, 1779; discharged Sept. 25, 1779; service, 2 mos. 18 days,
on Penobscot expedition. Roll dated Gorham.

HuNTRiss, James. Private, Capt. Stephen Jenkins's co., Col. Thomas Poor's regt.;
enlisted May 27, 1778 ; discharged Jan. 29, 1779 ; service, 8 mos. 19 days, at North
River, N. Y., including 13 days (260 miles) travel home ; also, same co. and regt. ;
pay roll for Sept., 1778, dated Fort Clinton; enlistment, 8 months from time of
arrival at Peekskill; also, same co. and regt.; pay rolls for Nov. and Dec, 1778,
dated King's Ferry ; also, descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Continen-
tal 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 Spring-
field, July 31, 1780 ; age, 26 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 2 in. ; complexion, light ; engaged
for town of Newbury ; arrived at Springfield July 30, 1780 ; marched to camp July
31, 1780, under command of Capt. Greenleaf.

HuNTRiss, Pearson, Falmouth. Private, Capt. John Brackett's co.. Col. Edmund
Phinney's (31st) regt. ; company return dated Sept. 29, 1775, including abstract
of pay to last of July, 1775 ; also, Capt. James Johnson's co., Col. Edmund Phin-
ney's regt. ; order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Fort No. 2,
Cambridge, Oct. 24, 1775.

HuNTRiss, Person. Private, Maj. Lebbeus Ball's co., Col. William Shepard's (3d)
regt. ; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Camp at Providence ; enlisted
Dec. 2, 1777 ; enlistment, during war ; reported on command by order of Gen.
Glover.

HxJNTT, Benjamin, Boston. Private, Capt. John Harnden's co.. Col. Ebenezer Bridge's
(27th) regt.; company return [probably Oct., 1775].

HuNTT, Frederick. Private, Capt. John Cutler's co.. Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt.;
enlisted July 2, 1778 ; service, 6 mos. 3 days, at Rhode Island ; also, same co. and
regt. ; muster roll dated East Greenwich, Sept. 17, 1778 ; reported sick in hospital ;
also, same co. and regt. ; muster rolls sworn to at East Greenwich, Nov. 6, Nov.
13, and Dec. 1, 1778; enlistment to expire Jan. 1, 1779.

HuNTT, Uriah. List of men belonging to Capt. John Gleason's co., endorsed "North
Kingston June 26th 1777 ; " reported a waiter ; deposition made by Micah Balcom,
July 26, 1844, states that he engaged the first part of May, 1777, in Capt. Gleason's
CO., Col. Josiah Whitney's regt., and rendered 2 mos. 8 days service at Rhode
Island ; said company was made up of men from Marlborough, Stow, Sudbury,
Framingham, Natick, Sherburne, Holliston, and Hopkinton.

HuNTTER, Joseph, Boston. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army, as
returned by Col. William Mcintosh, sworn to at Needham, Feb. 21, 1778; resi-
dence, Boston; engaged for town of Needham; joined Capt. Crafts's co.. Col.
Shelden's regt. ; term, 3 years.

HuNTTiG, Moses. Capt. Samuel KUton's co.. Col. John Patterson's (26th) regt. ; order
for bounty coat or its equivalent in money endorsed " Dec'r 28th 1775."

HuNTTiNG, Asa. Private, Capt. Aaron Smith's co.. Col. Benjamin Gill's regt.; en-
listed Aug. 15, 1777; discharged Nov. 29, 1777; service, 3 mos. 27 (also given
3 mos. 25) days, including 12 days (240 miles) travel home; company marched
to reinforce Northern army.



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HuNTTiNG, Daniel (also given Daniel, Jr.), Needham. Private, Capt. Aaron Smith's
CO. of militia, Col. "William Heath's regt., which marched on the alarm of April
19, 1775; service, 2 days ; also, Capt. Aaron Smith's co. (West co. in Needham),
Col. William Mcintosh's regt. ; service, 4 daj'S, in March, 1776, at the time of
taking and fortifying Dorchester Heights.

HuNTTiNG, Ebenezer, Needham. Private, Capt. Aaron Smith's co. of militia. Col.
William Heath's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service,
9 days ; also, Capt. Samuel Kilton's co.. Col. John Paterson's (26th) regt. ; mus-
ter roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 28, 1775; service, 3 mos. 10 days; also,
company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or its equiv-
alent in money dated Camp No. 3, Charlestown, Oct. 27, 1775; also, Private,
Capt. Aaron Smith's co. (West co. in Needham), Col. William Mcintosh's regt.;
service, 4 days, in March, 1776, at the time of taking and fortifying Dorchester
Heights.

HuNTTiNG, Ebenezer. Private, Capt. Joseph Lewis's (1st Dedham) co.. Col. William
Mclntash's (Mcintosh's) regt.; service, 4 days; company marched to camp at
Dorchester on the alarm of March 4, 1776.

HuNTTiNG, Ebenezer. Enlistment agreement dated June -, 1776, signed by said
Huntting and others, engaging themselves to serve until Dec. 1, 1776, unless
sooner discharged, and to march with despatch to Charlestown, N. H.

Huntting, Israel, Needham. Private, Capt. Aaron Smith's co. of militia, Col. Wil-
liam Heath's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 7
days; also, Capt. Samuel Kilton's CO., Col. John Paterson's (26th) regt. ; muster
roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 26, 1775; service, 3 mos. 12 days; also,
company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent
in money dated Camp No. 3, Charlestown, Oct. 27, 1775; also, enlistment agree-
ment dated June -, 1776, signed by said Huntting and others, engaging themselves
to serve until Dec. 1, 1776, unless sooner discharged, and to march with despatch
to Charlestown, N. H.

Huntting, Jonathan, Needham. Private, Capt. Aaron Smith's co. of militia, Col.
William Heath's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 5
days; also, Capt. Samuel Kilton's co.. Col. John Paterson's (26th) regt. ; muster
roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 28, 1775; service, 3 mos. 10 days; also,
company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or its equiva-
lent in money dated Camp No. 3, Charlestown, Oct. 27, 1775; also, Private, Capt.
Aaron Smith's co. (West co. in Needham), Col. William Mcintosh's regt.; ser-
vice, 4 days, in March, 1776, at the time of taking and fortifying Dorchester
Heights ; also, enlistment agreement dated June -, 1776, signed by said Huntting
and others, engaging themselves to serve until Dec. 1, 1776, unless sooner dis-
charged, and to march with despatch to Charlestown, N. H. ; also, Private, Capt.
Aaron Smith's co.. Col. Benjamin Gill's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 15, 1777 ; discharged
Nov. 29, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 27 (also given 3 mos. 25) days, including 12 days
(240 miles) travel home ; company marched to reinforce Northern army.

Huntting, Joseph. List of men belonging to Capt. Gershom Nelson's co., dated July
19, 1776.

Huntting, Moses, Needham. Private, Capt. Aaron Smith's co. of militia, Col. Wil-
liam Heath's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 8
days; also, Capt. Samuel Kilton's co.. Col. John Paterson's regt.; muster roll
dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 27, 1775; service, 3 mos. 11 days; also, com-
pany return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, Capt. Aaron Smith's co. (West co. in
Needham), Col. William Mcintosh's regt. ; service, 4 days, in March, 1776, at the
time of taking and fortifying Dorchester Heights.



560 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



HuNTTiNG, Samuel. Orders, returns, etc., taken from Capt. Benjamin Monroe's
papers; said Huntting appears in a company receipt dated Stow, July 2, 1779,
for wages and rations received of Capt. Monroe for service in his company. Col.
Sprout's regt., at Rhode Island in 1778.

HuNTTiNG, Stephen, Needhara. Private, Capt. Caleb Kingsbery's co.. Col. Aaron
Davis's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 8 days.

HuNTTiNG, Timothy, Needham. Private, Capt. Aaron Smith's co. of militia, Col.
William Heath's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,
12 days; also, Capt. Aaron Smith's co. ("West co. in Needham), Col. William
Mcintosh's regt. ; service, 4 days, in March, 1776, at the time of taking and forti-
fying Dorchester Heights.

HuNTTiNG, William, Needham. Private, Capt. Aaron Smith's co. of militia. Col.
William Heath's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 8
days.

HuNTTiNGTON, David, Amcsbury. Private, Capt. John Currier's co.. Col. James Frye's
regt.; company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; reported killed in battle June 17,
1775.

HuNTUNE, Charles, Edgecomb. Private, Capt. Josiah Stearns's co.. Col. Ephraim
Doolittle's regt. ; company return dated Winter Hill, Oct. 6, 1775.

HuNTUNE, Jonathan, New Castle. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from 3d Lincoln Co. regt., as returned by Capt. Robert Hodge, dated New Castle,
1777; residence. New Castle; engaged for town of New Castle; joined Capt.
Israel Davis's co., Col. Wigelsworth's (Wigglesworth's) regt. ; term, 3 years.

HuNUEL, Richard. Order dated Cambridge, Oct. 30, 1778, signed by Capt. John
Walton, directing Sergt. James Fillebrown to notify said Hunuel and others to
appear the following day at Cambridge with 3 days provisions, armed and
equipped to march to Boston to serve under Gen. Heath until Nov. 9, 1778, unless
sooner discharged, in accordance with orders received from Col. Thatcher.

HuNTWELL, Richard, Newburyport. List of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from 2d Essex Co. regt., as returned by Maj. Ralph Cross, sworn to in
Essex Co., Feb. 16, 1778; residence, Newburyport; engaged for town of New-
buryport; joined Capt. Moses Greenleaf's co., Col. Ebenezer Francis's regt.;
terra, 3 years.

HUPPER, JoAB. Private, Capt. Foster's co.. Col. John Greaton's (2d) regt.; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Sept. 5, 1777; term,
during war ; reported died Sept. 5, 1777 ; also, same co. and regt. ; return [year
not given] ; mustered by County Muster Master Barber.

HuR, John. List of prisoners brought in the first cartel from Rhode Island, as returned
by John Ayres, dated Providence, Jan. 18, 1777.

HuRBRAND, Christopher. Descriptive return dated Boston, Jan. 9, 1781, made by
Edward Procter, Colonel of Boston regt., of men who had enlisted to serve in the
Continental 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; Capt. Farrington's co.; age, 30 yrs. ;
stature, 5 ft. 7 in.; complexion, dark; also. Private, Capt. William Bird's co..
Col. Webb's regt. ; enlisted Aug. 17, 1781 ; discharged Dec. 1, 1781 ; service, 3 mos.
24 days, including travel (11 days) home; regiment raised in Suffolk and Mid-
dlesex counties to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

HuRBUiiT, Joseph. Private, Capt. George Minot's co., Col. Samuel Bullard's regt.;
enlisted Aug. 16,1777; returned Nov. 30, 1777; service, 3 mos. 25 days, in Northern
department, including 11 days (220 miles) travel. [See Josiah Hurlburt.]



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HuRcuM, Edward, "Wilmington (probably). List dated July-, 1776, of drafted men
who hired men to perform turns of service on the Crown Point expedition ; said
Hurcum, Captain, sent his negro man Titus and is credited with 1 turn.

HuRD, . [This name also appears under the form of Haird, Hard, Harrod, Head,

Heard, Heards, Herd, Hird, Hoard.]

HuRD, . General order dated Headquarters, Ticonderoga, Sept. 19, 1776, taken

from Col. Wheelock's Orderly Book ; said Hurd, Lieutenant, Col. Burrell's regt.,
reported deceased.

HuRD, Benjamin. List of men appearing under the heading "Hartwell Brook the
first Everidge;" said Hurd appears among persons reported as having con-
tributed cash at the time of taking [Gen.] Burgoyne in 1777 ; said Hurd reported
as having paid $10.

Hurd, Daniel. Private, Capt. Samuel Wolcott's co.. Col. Hopkins's regt.; service
between July 16, 1776, and Aug. 5, 1776, 16 days; travel home (120 miles)
allowed; company marched to the Highlands, N. Y. Roll sworn to in Berk-
shire Co.

Hurd, Elijah. Private, Capt. Aaron Rowley's co., Col. John Ashley's detachment
of Berkshire Co. militia; enlisted July 22, 1777; discharged Aug. 13, 1777; ser-
vice, 23 days, at Stillwater.

Hurd, Isaac. Surgeon, Col. John Robinson's regt. ; muster roll of field and staff offi-
cers, dated North Kingston, Dec. 18, 1777 ; commissioned Aug. 20, 1777.

Hurd, Jehiel, [Great] Barrington (also given Beverly and New Canaan, Conn.). Pri-
vate, Capt. Coburn's co.. Col. John Brooks's regt. ; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from May 10, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779 ; also, Capt. Asa Coburn's
CO., Col. Ichabod Alden's regt.; return dated Albany, Jan. 12, 1778; residence,
[Great] Barrington ; enlisted for town of [Great] Barrington ; mustered by Capt.
Wheeler, Muster Master for Berkshire Co. ; also, Capt. Coburn'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, Lieut. Col. William Stacy's co., (late) Col. Alden's (6th)
regt. ; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Fort Aldea and sworn to in
Quarters at Cherry Valley; enlisted May 10, 1777; enlistment, 3 years; also,
Capt. Holden's co.. Col. Brooks's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for ser-
vice from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; residence, Beverly; also. Private, Capt.
Luke Day's co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt. ; muster rolls for Jan.-May,
1781, dated West Point; reported on command at New Windsor Jan. -March,
1781 ; also, muster roll for June, 1781 ; also, muster rolls for July and Aug., 1781 ;
reported on command at West Point; also, muster roll for Sept., 1781, dated
Camp Continental Village; also, muster rolls for Oct., 1781-Feb., 1782, dated
York Huts; also, descriptive list dated Feb. 20, 1782; Capt. Luke Day's co.,
Lieut. Col. J. Brooks's (7th) regt.; age, 44 (also given 43 and 4.5) yrs. ; stature,
5 ft. 6 in. ; complexion, dark ; hair, dark (also given brown) ; occupation,
farmer; birthplace. New Canaan (also given Woodbury), Conn.; residence, New
Canaan, Conn. ; enlisted April 20, 1777, by Lieut. Curtis ; enlistment, during
war; also, Capt. Day's co., Lieut. Col. J. Brooks's (7th) regt.; list of men tried



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