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by courts-martial subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781 ; said Hurd tried March 25 [year not
given, probably 1782 or 1783], by regimental court-martial, Capt. Coburn, Presi-
dent, on charge of absence from roll call; sentenced to perform 6 days fatigue
duty; also tried May 8 [year not given, probably 1782 or 1783], by regimental
court-martial, Capt. Lincoln, President, on charge of absence from roll call ; sen-
tenced to perform 8 days fatigue duty ; also, same co. and regt. ; list of men who
died or were discharged subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781 ; said Hurd discharged June
10, 1783, by Gen. Washington, term of enlistment having expired.



562 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAn.ORS

HuRD, Jethro. Col. Poor's regt. ; general order dated Headquarters, Ticonderoga,
Sept. 6, 1776, taken from Col. Wheelock's Orderly Book ; said Hurd, 2d Lieuten-
ant, promoted to 1st Lieutenant, vice Lieut. Carr, advanced. [See Jethro Head.]

Kurd, John. Descriptive list of men raised to reinforce the Continental Army for the
term of 6 months, agreeable to resolve of June 5, 1780, returned as received of
Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Brig. Gen. John Glover, at Springfield, July 18, 1780 ;
age, 17yrs. ; stature, 5ft. 1 in. ; complexion, light; engaged for town of Eastham ;
marched to camp July 18, 1780, under command of Joseph Brown, Esq.; also.
Council order dated July 26, 1780, directing the commanding officer of Barnstable
Co. militia to detach seven able-bodied men to serve in the Continental Army in
the room of said Hurd and six others from the town of Eastham, who had been
sent forward as recruits, but who had been rejected by Brig. Gen. John Glover,
at Springfield, on account of their youth and being undersized.

Hurd, John. Seaman, State sloop " Winthrop," commanded by Capt. George Little;
engaged Aug. 8, 1782; discharged Oct. 2, 1782; service, 1 mo. 24 days. Roll
sworn to at Boston.

Hurd, John (also given John, Jr.). Letter from Henry Jackson, Colonel, 9th Mass.
regt., to His Excellency John Hancock, dated Boston, June 18, 1781, recommend-
ing the appointment of said Hurd as Ensign in said regiment; advised in Council
June 18, 1781, that a warrant be issued to said Hurd, in order that he might be
commissioned; also. Ensign; list of officers of 2d Mass. regt. commanded by
Lieut. Col. Ebenezer Sprout, dated July 11, 1783.

Hurd, Joseph, Oxford. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Crafts's troop, Col. Larned's regt.,
which marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775; service,
13 days; also, Capt. Abijah Lamb's co.. Col. Cushing's regt.; enlisted Aug. 15,
1777 ; discharged Nov. 29, 1777 ; service, 3 mos. 24 days, with Northern army, in-
cluding 9 days (180 miles) travel home; also, Capt. Joseph Slarrow's co., Col.
Ezra Wood's regt. ; pay roll for Aug., 1778; said Hurd allowed 13 days service,
being 3 days to prepare for camp, 9 days (180 miles) travel, and 1 day in camp;
also, same co. and regt. ; pay abstract for Sept., 1778 ; said Hurd allowed 13 days
service; also, Sergeant, Capt. Ebenezer Humphrey's co., Col. Jacob Davis's
(Worcester Co.) regt.; marched July 30, 1780; discharged Aug. 7, 1780; service,
12 days, including 4 days (80 miles) travel home ; company marched to Rhode
Island on an alarm.

Hurd, Joshua. Private, Lieut. Samuel Knowles's co., Maj. Zenas Winslow's regt.;
service from Sept. 6 to Sept. 13, 1778, 6 days, on alarms at Bedford and Falmouth ;
also, service, 1 day, under Lieut. Samuel Knowles, guarding prisoners from the
British ship " Somerset," cast ashore at Cape Cod, also guarding them while at
Eastham, and marching them to the next town, by order of Maj. Gideon Free-
man ; roll dated Nov. 6, 1778.

Hurd, Philo, Lanesborough. Capt. Asa Barnes's co., Col. Benjamin Ruggles Wood-
bridge's regt. ; receipt for advance pay, signed by said Hurd and others, dated
Cambridge, June 30, 1775 ; also. Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated
Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 10, 1775; service, 2 mos. 23 days; also, company re-
turn dated Sept. 28, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money
dated Oct. 23, 1775.

Hurd, Samuel. Capt. Luke Drury's co.. Col. Jonathan Ward's regt. ; order for
advance pay, signed by said Hurd and others, dated June 10, 1775.

Hurd, Thomas, Holden. Private, Capt. James Davis's co. of Minute-men, Col. Doc-
little's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 8 days.

HuRDEL, John, Salem. Sailor, brig " Lexington," David Smith, Jr., Master ; descrip-
tive list of officers and crew, sworn to Oct. 2, 1780; age, 25 yrs. ; stature, 4 ft.
6 in.; complexion, dark: residence, Salem.



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HiTRiNG, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Daniel Pillsbury's co., Col. Edward Wiggles-
worth's regt. ; return of men in service Aug. 15, 1777 ; reported deceased.

HuRiNG, John. Private, Capt. Abraham Tuckerman's co., Col. Joseph Vose's regt. ;
return of men who were in camp before Aug. 15, 1777, and who had not been
absent subsequently except on furlough.

HuRLBERT, Abijah. Private, Capt. George King's co.. Col. Hopkins's (Berkshire
Co.) regt.; enlisted July 15, 1776; discharged Aug. 2, 1776; service, 18 days;
company made up of detachments from four companies and marched to the High-
lands, N. Y.

HuRLBERT, Joshua. Private, Capt. Ephraim Fitch's co., Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.)
regt. ; enlisted July 21, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 14, 1777 ; service, 25 days.

HuBLBERT, Thaddeus. Private, Capt. Joseph Barns's co., Col. Benjamin Symonds's
(Berkshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted April 26, 1777 ; discharged May 19, 1777 ; service,
24 days; company called out by order of Maj. Gen. Gates and marched to Sara-
toga. Roll sworn to before Chairman of Committee of Lanesborough.

HrRLBERT, Zaccheus. Private, Lieut. James Hubbard's co., Lieut. Col. David Ros-
siter's regt.; enlisted Aug. 17, 1777; discharged Aug. 22, 1777; service, 4 days,
on an alarm.

HuRLBURT, . [This name also appears under the form of Halbert, Harlbut, Hol-

bert, Holburt, HoUiburt, Holobut, Hulbert, Hulburt, Hulbut, Hurlbert, Huribut,
Hurlbutt.]

HuRLBURT, "AsEL." Private, Capt. Israel Harris's co., Col. Benjamin Symonds's
(Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted Oct. 12, 1780; discharged Oct. 19, 1780; service,
11 days, including 4 days (80 miles) travel home; company marched to Northern
frontiers by order of Gen. Fellows on an alarm.

HuRLBrBT, Cyprian. Private, Capt. Ephraim Fitch's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's
detachment of Berkshire Co. militia; muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga,
Feb. 25, 1777 ; enlisted Dec. 16, 1776 ; reported enlisted into the Continental ser-
vice Feb. 17, 1777.

HURLBURT, Elisha. Receipt dated Sheffield, Jan. 23, 1781, for bounty paid said Hurl-
burt by Samuel Bebens to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years,
agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780.

HuRLBURT, John. Private, Capt. Sylvanus Willcox's co., Col. John Ashley's (Berk-
shire Co.) regt.; enlisted Oct. 15, 1780; service, 2 days, on an alarm.

HuRLBURT, Joshua. Private, Capt. George King's co.. Col. Hopkins's (Berkshire
Co.) regt.; enlisted July 15, 1776; discharged Aug. 2, 1776; service, 18 days;
company made up of detachments from four companies and marched to the
Highlands, N. Y.

HuRLBURT, Josiah. Private, Capt. George Minott's co.. Col. Samuel BuUard's regt.;
enlisted Aug. 16, 1777; discharged Nov. 30, 1777; service, 3 mos. 25 days, includ-
ing 11 days (220 miles) travel home; company detached from militia. [See
Joseph Hurburt.]

HuRLBURT, Samuel, Connecticut. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the armed
ship "Deane," commanded by Capt. Elisha Hinman, dated Boston, Nov. -, 1780;
age, 15 yrs. ; complexion, dark; occupation, mariner; residence, Connecticut.

HuRLBURT, Simeon. Lieutenant, Col. William Shepard's regt. ; Continental Army pay
accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Nov. 1, 1777; reported resigned; also,
Lieutenant, Capt. Job Alvord's co.. Col. Shepard's (3d) regt. ; return of men who
were in service Aug. 15, 1777 ; reported discharged Oct. -, 1777.



564 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



HuKLBURT, Simeon. Private, Capt. Sylvanus Willcox's co., Col. John Ashley's
(Berkshire Co.) regt. ; enlisted Oct. 15, 1780; service, 2 days, on an alarm.

HuBLBURT, Timothy. Private, Capt. Israel Harris's co., Col. Benjamin Simonds's
(Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted Oct. 12, 1780; discharged Oct. 19, 1780; service,
11 days, including 4 days (80 miles) travel home ; company marched to Northern
frontiers by order of Gen. Fellows on an alarm.

HuRLBUT, Abijah. Private, Capt. Sylvanus Willcox's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berk-
shire Co.) regt.; enlisted Sept. 19, 1777; discharged Oct. 17, 1777; service, 28
days, with Northern army.

Huklbut, John, Alford. Lieutenant; pay roll for part of said Hurlbut's co., Col. John
Fellows's regt. of Minute-men, which marched April 21, 1775, in response to the
alarm of April 19, 1775, but did not engage in the service and returned home
after enlistment of the army ; service, 1 mo. 3 days.

Hurlbut, Joshua, Alford. Private; payroll for part of Lieut. John Hurlbut's co..
Col. John Fellows's regt. of Minute-men, which marched April 21, 1775, in
response to the alarm of April 19, 1775, but did not engage in the service and re-
turned home after the enlistment of the army; service, 1 mo. 3 days ; also, Capt.
Sylvanus Willcox's co., Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted July
8, 1777 ; discharged July 21, 1777 ; service, 14 days, with Northern army ; mileage
home from camp at Fort Edward (110 miles) allowed.

Hurlbut, Josiah. Private, Capt. Benjamin Ward, Jr.'s co. ; enlisted Jan. 22, 1776;
service to Aug. 31, 1776, 7 mos. 7 days; company stationed at Salem for defence
of seacoast.

Hurlbut, Simeon, Alford. 1st Sergeant, Capt. William King's (1st) co.. Col. John
Fellows's (8th) regt. ; company return dated Dorchester, Oct. 7, 1775; also, order
for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Dorchester, Nov. 17, 1775.

HuHLKUT, Thaddeus. Private, Capt. Asa Barns's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's regt. ;
service, 5 days, on an alarm at the Northward; company marched from Lanes-
borough Oct. 26, 1780.

Hurlbut, Timothy. Private, Capt. Tompson J. Skinner's co.. Col. Asa Banes's
(Barnes's) Berkshire Co. regt.; enlisted Nov. 1, 1781; discharged Nov. 10, 1781;
service, 10 days ; company marched to the Western frontiers by order of Gen.
Stark on an alarm.

Hurlbutt, Enoch. Surgeon's Mate, frigate "Deane," commanded by Capt. Samuel
Nicholson; engaged Dec. 1, 1781 ; service to May 31, 178^, 6 mos. ; engagement,
5 months.

Hurlbutt, Joseph. List of prisoners discharged from prison-ship at Rhode Island
in exchange for British prisoners and sent to Boston in the schooner " Speedwell "
Aug. 6, 1777, by Capt. Josiah Godfrey.

Hurlbutt, Salmon. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Newell's co.. Col. Symonds's regt.; ser-
vice, 6 days ; company marched from Lanesborough to Meloomscuyck Aug. 14,
1777, on an alarm. Roll certified at Lanesborough.

Hurley, . [This name also appears under the form of Horley, Horloy, Hurly.]

Hurley, Bartholemew, Boston (also given Medfield) . List of men raised for Conti-
nental service from Col. Benjamin Hawes's (4th Suffolk Co.) regt.; residence,
Boston; engaged for town of Medfield; joined Capt. Sergeant's co.. Col. Crane's
regt. ; term, during war; also, list of men raised for Continental service, as re-
turned by Maj. Metcalf, of Col. Wheelock's regt., dated June 18, 1777; residence,
Medfield; term, 3 years; also, list of men returned as one-seventh part of the
militia of Medfield enlisted or hired by the town to serve for 3 years or during the
war in the Continental Array, being the quota of Capt. Sabin Mann's co. ; resi-



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Hurley, Bartholemew, co7itinued.

dence, Medfield ; enlisted into Capt. Serjant's co., Col. Grain's regt., for the war;
reported received town bounty; return made to Col. Benjamin Hawes Sept. 8,
1777, in accordance with a warrant of said Hawes of said date; also, Matross,
Capt. Winthrop Sargent's co., Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt. ; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from May 20, 1777, to Sept. 15, 1779 ; reported
deserted.

Hurley, Daniel. Private, Lieut. Col. Ebenezer Sprout's co.. Col. William Shepard's
(3d) regt.; muster roll for March and April, 1779, dated Providence; enlisted
March 30, 1777 ; enlistment, 3 years ; reported deserted April 28, 1779.

Hurley, Daniel. Mariner, ship "Gen. Mifflin," commanded by Capt. George Walt
Babcock ; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to at Boston, Sept. 9, 1780;
age, 21 yrs. ; complexion, dark; residence, Massachusetts.

Hurley, Dudley, New Castle. Private, Capt. Israel Davis's co.. Col. Edward Wig-
glesworth's regt. ; return [year not given] ; residence. New Castle ; reported never
joined.

Hurley, Jabez. Private, 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.

Hurley, James, Beverly. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from
1st, 2d, and 3d cos. in Beverly, as returned by Capt. Larkin Thorndike, Capt.
John Woodbury, and Capt. Joseph R[ae], dated Beverly, Feb. 13, 1778; resi-
dence, Beverly ; engaged for town of Beverly ; joined Capt. Page's co., Col.
Francis's regt. ; term, 3 years ; reported as belonging to 1st Beverly co.

Hurley, James, Salem. Private, Capt. Micajah Gleason's co., Col. John Nixon's (5th)
regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 23, 1775; service, 3 mos. 16
days; also, company return dated Sept. 30, 1775; also, memorandum of firelocks
received of sundry officers and soldiers ; date of delivery, Feb. 9, 1776.

Hurley, John. Corporal, Capt. Jonathan Stoddard's co.. Col. Thomas Crafts's (Ar-
tillery) regt. ; service from May 8, 1777, to July 8, 1777, 2 mos.

Hurley, John. Receipt dated Franklin, April 30, 1781, for bounty paid said Hurley
by Class No. 11 of the town of Franklin to serve in the Continental Army for the
term of 3 years ; also, return of men raised in Sufi'olk Co. for Continental service,
agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780 ; engaged for town of Franklin ; engaged
April 25, 1781; term, 3 years; also. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Smith's co., Lieut.
Col. Calvin Smith's (6th) regt. ; returns for wages ; wages allowed said Hurley
from April 25, 1781, to Dec. 31, 1782, 20 mos. 6 days ; reported on command in
March, 1782; a^so, discharge dated West Point, Dec. 19, 1783, signed by Brig.
Gen. M. Jackson, granting an honorable discharge to said Hurley, a soldier in
2d Mass. regt.; also, order on Capt. Haword (Hey wood). Paymaster. 6th Mass.
regt., dated Franklin, April 5, 1784, signed by said Hurley, for wages for his ser-
vice in Capt. Ebenezer Smith's co., 6th Mass. regt.

Hurley, John T. Private, Capt. Thomas Bumstead's co.; list of men drafted from
Lieut. Col. Jabez Hatch's (Boston) regt., agreeable to order of Council of May 7,
1777, to guard stores, etc., under Maj. Gen. Heath at and about Boston for the
term of 5 weeks; also, Corporal, Capt. Nathaniel Heath's co., Col. Jonathan
Reed's (1st) regt. of guards ; muster roll dated Boston, May 14, 1778 ; engage-
ment, 3 months from April 2, 1778; also, Capt. Nathaniel Heath's co.. Col.
Jonathan Reed's detachment of guards ; enlisted April 2, 1778 ; discharged July
2, 1778; service, 3 mos. 2 days; detachment drafted for service at Cambridge;
also, Capt. Caleb Champney's detachment of guards. Col. Gerrish's regt. ; muster
roll dated Boston, Aug. 14, 1778 ; detachment drafted to serve for 6 weeks from



5(56 IHASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



HuKLEY, John T., cotitinued.

July 29, 1778 [name crossed out on roll] ; also. Private, Capt. Caleb Champney's
CO., Maj. Goodwin's detachment from Col. Gerrish's regt. of guards ; enlisted July
29, 1778; service to Sept. 10, 1778, 1 mo. 11 days, at Boston.

Hurley, Samuel. Private, Major's co.. Col. Benjamin Tupper's regt. ; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to April 4, 1780 ; term, 3 years ;
reported discharged.

Hurley, Solomon, Boston. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from
Col. Benjamin Hawes's (4th Suffolk Co.) regt. [year not given] ; residence, Boston ;
engaged for town of Medfield ; joined Capt. Clark's co.. Col. Crane's regt. ; term,
3 years.

Hurley, William, Boston (also given Roxbury). Private, Capt. Malcolm Henry's
CO., Col. David Brewer's (9th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted
July 20, 1775; service, 1 week 4 days; also, company return dated Oct. 7, 1775;
also, Capt. Malcolm Henry's co.. Col. Rufus Putnam's (late Brewer's) regt.;
order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Nov. 1, 1775.

Hurley, William, Salem. Private, Capt. Thomas Barnes's co.. Col. John Mansfield's
regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted July 10, 1775; service, 21 days;
also, Capt. Thomas Barnes's co.. Col. Mansfield's (19th) regt. commanded by
Lieut. Col. Israel Hutchinson ; order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money
dated Winter Hill, Oct. 27, 1775; also. Private, Capt. Thomas Barnes's (5th) co.,
Lieut. Col. Thomas Nixon's (4th) regt.; regimental return dated North Castle,
Nov. 9, 1776; also, receipts given to Benjamin Heywood, Paymaster, 4th regt.,
signed by said Hurley and others belonging to Capt. Barns's co., for wages for
Sept. -Dec, 1776 ; also, Lieut. Col. Nixon's (4th) regt. ; return of men who engaged
to serve the month of Jan., 1777, dated Springfield, Jan. 25, 1777 ; also, account of
guns delivered to Capt. Barns for the Commissaries, dated Chatham, Feb. 2, 1777.

Hurley, William. Mariner, ship " Gen. Mifflin," commanded by Capt. George Wait
Babcock; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to at Boston, Sept. 9, 1780;
age, 18 yrs. ; complexion, light; residence, Massachusetts.

HuRLY, James, Beverly. Private, Capt. Page's co.. Col. Benjamin Tupper's regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from April 4, 1777, to April 4, 1780;
residence, Beverly ; credited to town of Beverly ; reported discharged April 4,
1780; also, Capt. Samuel Page's co.. Col. Ebenezer Francis's regt.; subsistence
allowed from date of enlistment, April 14, 1777, to time of marching ; credited
with 18 days allowance; also, Maj. William Lithgow's co.. Col. Tupper's (15th)
regt.; muster roll for March, 1779, dated West Point; enlisted April 4, 1777; en-
listment, 3 years.

HuRLY, James. Private, Capt. Micajah Gleason's co., Col. John Nixon's (5th) regt.;
company receipts for wages for Sept. and Oct., 1775, dated Camp Winter Hill;
also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Dec. 22, 1775.

HuRLY, William, Boston. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master
for Suffolk Co., dated Boston, March 2, 1777; Capt. Pettingill's co.. Col. Wesson's
regt.; also. Private, Major's co., Col. James Wesson's regt.; Continental Army
pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Feb. 1, 1779; residence, Boston;
also, certificate endorsed "Feb'y 8th 1779," signed by Col. James Wesson, certi-
fying that said Hurly, a soldier belonging to one of the fifteen battalions raised
by the state of Massachusetts, was in camp on or before Aug. 15, 1777, and had
not been absent subsequently except on furlough.

Hurly, William, Cambridge. Private, Capt. Thomas Barnes's co., Col. Mansfield's
(19th) regt. commanded by Lieut. Col. Israel Hutchinson; company return dated
Camp at Winter Hill, Oct. 5, 1775.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 567

HuRN, George. Seaman, schooner " Savage," Bartholomew Jackson, Master, bound
on voyage from Marblehead to Bilboa and return ; portage bill made up for ad-
vance wages dated Marblehead, April 14, 1777 ; engaged March 28, 1777.

HuRRET, John, Oxford. Return of men in Continental service, dated Jan. 11, 1781;
Capt. Webb's co., 4th Mass. regt. ; residence, Oxford; enlisted Jan. 1, 1777; en-
listment, during war. [See John Floria.]

HuRRiNQ, John, Nantucket. Private, Capt. Lemuel Trescott's co.. Col. Asa "Whit-
comb's regt.; muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga, Nov. 27, 1776; enlisted
Jan. 13, 1776; reported re-engaged Nov. 20, 1776, in Capt. Tuckerman's co.. Col.
Paterson's regt. ; also, return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from 1st Essex Co. regt., dated Lynn and sworn to at Salem by John Flagg, 1st
military officer of the town of Lynn ; residence, Nantucket ; engaged for town of
Lynn; joined Capt. Tuckerman's co.. Col. Vose's regt.; term, during war; also.
Private, Capt. Abraham Tuckerman's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's regt. ; muster roll
for Dec, 1777, sworn to in Camp near Valley Forge ; enlisted Jan. 1, 1777.

HuRTOCK, John. 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; reported on garrison duty Jan.-March,
1781.

HrsAT, Abner. Fifer, Capt. Benjamin Plumer's co. ; service from July 6, 1779, to
Sept. 24, 1779, 2 mos. 18 days, on Penobscot expedition ; company detached from
Col. William Jones's regt. for service under Col. Samuel McCobb on expedition
against Majorbagaduce.

Husband, . [This name also appears under the form of Hosband, Husbands,

Husbond.]

Husband, John, Lanesborough. Descriptive list of deserters, dated Camp Highlands,
N. Y., July 13, 1780; Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt.; age, 26 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft.
8 in.; complexion, dark; hair, light; birthplace, England; residence. Lanes-
borough.

Husbands, John. List dated Boston Harbor, on board the brig "Reprisal," Feb. 10,
1778, of men belonging to the crew of the brig " Reprisal," commanded by Capt.
James Brown, taken by a British frigate Feb. 19 [ ?], 1778.

Husbond, John Y". Private, Capt. Miller's co., Col. Joseph Vose's regt.; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 10, 1778, to Aug. 5, 1778 ; reported
deserted.

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

Hues, Huges, Hugh, Hughes, Hughs]

HusE, Daniel, Attleborough. Private, Capt. Caleb Richardson's co.. Col. Timothy
Walker's regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 1, 1775; service,
3 mos. 8 days.

HusE, Ebenezer, Amesbury. Private, Capt. John Robinson's co.. Col. William Tur-
ner's regt. of 5 months levies raised in Essex Co. for defence of Rhode Island;
enlisted Aug. 5, 1781 ; discharged Nov. 27, 1781 ; service, 3 mos. 27 days, in-
cluding 5 days (100 miles) travel home.

HusE, Enoch, Newburyport, Private, Lieut. John Brickett's troop of horse, which
marched April 20, 1775, in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775, from New-
bury to headquarters at Cambridge [service not given] ; reported detained as
post-rider.

HusE, Enoch, Newburyport. Descriptive list of officers and crew of the ship " America,"
commanded by Capt. John Somes, sworn to in Suffolk Co., June 9, 1780; age,
26 yrs. ; stature, 6 ft. ; residence, Newburyport.



568 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

HusE, Enoch. Sergeant, Capt. Joseph Ilsley's co., Col. Cogswell's regt. ; engaged
Sept. 30, 1776; discharged Nov. 16, 1776; service, 2 mos., including 13 days (260
miles) travel home ; roll dated New Castle ; receipt for payment of above roll
dated at North Castle and signed by Capt. Ilsley.

HusE, Enoch. Corporal, Capt. Jonathan Poor's co. ; copy of a company return ; copy
of a receipt dated Newbury, March 18, 1777, signed by said Huse and others be-
longing to above company, for wages for 6 weeks service, appears on reverse of
return.

Huse, Enoch. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Caleb Kimball's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt.;
muster roll for Nov., 1777 ; company detached from militia to guard Lieut. Gen.
Burgoyne's army; also. Lieutenant; name of said Huse appears on reverse of a
pay roll, dated Winter Hill, of Capt. Kimball's co.. Col. Gerrish's regt. of guards,
made up for service from Nov. 13, 1777, to Feb. 3, 1778, 2 mos. 20 days, at Charles-
town; also, copy of a company receipt given to Capt. Caleb Kimball, for wages
for 4 mos. 20 days service in his company at Winter Hill [year not given, probably
1777 and 1778].

Huse, Enoch. Copy of a company receipt, given to the Selectmen of Newbury, for
wages for 1^ mos. service under Maj. William Rogers at Rhode Island, dated New-
bury, Jan. 25, 1779.

Huse, Isaac. Private, Capt. David Whittier's co., in a regiment commanded by Maj.
Benjamin Gage ; marched Oct. 2, 1777 ; service, 40 days ; company marched to
join Northern army; also, descriptive list of men raised to serve in the Conti-
nental Army for the term of 9 months, agreeable to resolve of April 26 [20] , 1778,
dated Andover, June 2, 1778; Capt. Jones's co., Col. Johnson's (4th Essex Co.)
regt. ; age, 20 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 10 in. ; engaged for town of Methuen ; also, list



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