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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.

Huse, John, Amesbury. Private, Capt. Robert Dodge's co.. Col. Ebenezer Francis's
regt.; pay abstract for travel allowance to camp and home, etc., sworn to Nov.
29, 1776 ; said Huse credited with allowance for 3 days (60 miles) ; company
drafted from Amesbury, Newbury, Rowley, Ipswich, Topsfield, Wenham, and
Lynn; also, Capt. Oliver Titcomb's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of guards;
enlisted Nov. 10, 1777; service to Feb. 2, 1778, 82 days, at Charlestown; roll
dated Winter Hill ; also, same co. and regt. ; service between Feb. 3, 1778, and
April 2, 1778, 13 days, at Cambridge; company raised to guard Gen. Burgoyne's
army after his surrender; roll dated Winter Hill; also, Capt. Richard Titcomb's
CO., Col. Nathaniel Wade's regt. ; enlisted July 6, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780 ;
service, 3 mos. 18 days, including 13 days (260 miles) travel home; company
raised in Newburyport, Salisbury, and Amesbury ; regiment raised in Essex Co.
to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Huse, John. 1st Lieutenant, Capt. John Bodwell's 5th (Methuen) co., 4th Essex Co.
regt. of Mass. militia ; list of officers chosen by the several companies in said regi-
ment, as returned by Samuel Johnson and others, field officers, dated Andover,
March 26, 1776; ordered in Council April 3, 1776, that said officers be commis-
sioned ; reported commissioned April 3, 1776 ; also, Lieutenant, 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.

Huse, John. Official record of a ballot by the House of Representatives, dated Feb.
14, 1776; said Huse chosen 1st Major, 1st Lincoln Co. regt. of Mass. militia, in
place of Dummer Sevval who was elected Lieutenant Colonel ; appointment con-
curred in l)y Council Feb. 14, 1776; reported commissioned Feb. 14, 1776; also,
list of officers chosen by the 11th co., Ist Lincoln Co. regt. of Mass. militia, as



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HusE, John, continued.

returned bv said Huse and others, field officers, dated Georgetown, Aug. 23, 1776;
ordered in Council Sept. 16, 1776, that said officers be commissioned ; also, resig-
nation dated Pownalborough, March 30, 1778, signed by said Huse, resigning his
commission as Major, 1st Lincoln Co. regt., on account of ill health ; resigna-
tion accepted in Council April 30, 1778.

Huse, Joseph. Captain, 1st co., Col. Jonathan Titcomb's (2d Esssex Co.) regt. of
Mass. militia; list of officers chosen in said regiment, dated Watertown, April
30, 1776 ; ordered in Council May 3, 1776, that said officers be commissioned ;
reported commissioned May 3, 1776; also, official record of a ballot by the House
of Representatives, dated March 13, 1778 ; said Huse chosen 2d Major, 2d Essex
Co. regt. of Mass. militia; appointment concurred in by Council March 13, 1778;
also. Lieutenant Colonel, Col. Ralph Cross's (2d Essex Co.) regt. of Mass. militia;
list of officers; commissioned July 16, 1779; also, Lieutenant Colonel, Col. Nathan-
iel Wade's regt. ; engaged July 1, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 10, 1780; service, 3 mos.
22 days, including 12 days (240 miles) travel home; regiment raised in Essex
Co. to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.

Huse, Moses, Grafton. Private, Capt. John Blanchard's co.. Col. James Wesson's
(9th) regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from March 31, 1777, to
March 31, 1780; residence, Grafton; credited to town of Grafton; enlistment, 3
years; reported discharged.

Huse, Moses, Royalston. Capt. Abel Wilder's co.. Col. Ephraim Doolittle's regt.;
receipt for advance pay, signed by said Huse and others, dated Charlestown, Juna
26, 1775; also. Private, same co. and regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; en-
listed June 17, 1775; service, 1 mo. 17 days; also, company return dated Oct. 6,
1775.

Huse, Nathaniel. 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. Bodwell's co.. Col. Johnson's (4th Essex Co.)
regt. ; age, 19 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in. ; engaged for town of Methuen ; 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.

Huse, Peter, Fitchburg. 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. Private, Capt. Abraham Watson's co.. Col. John Greaton's
(3d) regt. ; muster roll for July, 1781, dated Camp near Dobbs's Ferry ; enlisted
May 28, 1781 ; enlistment, 3 years; reported boating; also, muster roll for Aug.,
1781, dated Peekskill; also, muster roll for Sept., 1781, dated Continental Village ;
reported on duty at the Lines.

Huse, Samuel, Newburyport. Private, Capt. Moses Nowell's co., which marched on
the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 4 days.

Huse, Samuel. Sergeant, 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.

Huse, Samuel. Captain, Col. Jacob Gerriah's regt. of guards ; list of officers of Essex
Co. militia ; commissioned July 3, 1778 ; regiment stationed at Cambridge ; also,
Captain, Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of guards; pay rolls of said Huse's company
made up for service from Nov. 9, 1777, to date of discharge, Dec. 14, 1778, at
Winter Hill and Cambridge; commissioned April 3 [1778].



570 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

HusE, Samuel (also given Samuel, Jr.). Private, Capt. Samuel Huse's co., Col.
Jacol) Gerrish's regt. of guards ; enlisted Nov. 12, 1777 ; service to April 4, 1778,
at Winter Hill ; also, same co. and regt. ; service from April 5, 1778, to date of
discharge, Dec. 14, 1778, 8 mos. 14 days, at Cambridge.

HusE, Thomas, Newbury. Private, Capt. Thomas Noyes, 3d's co., which marched
April 20, 177.'), in response to the alarm of April 19, 1775, to headquarters at Cam-
bridge; service, 4 days.

HusE, William. Corporal, Capt. Stephen Jenkins's co., Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt.;
enlisted Oct. 14, 1779; discharged Nov. 22, 1779; service, 1 mo. 20 days, at Clav-
erack, including 12 days (240 miles) travel home ; regiment detached from militia
of Suffolk and Essex counties to reinforce army under Gen. Washington. Roll
sworn to in Essex Co.

HusETON, John. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Cornelius Turner's 6th (2d Bristol) co., 3d
Lincoln Co. regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers chosen by the several companies
in said regiment, as returned by William Jones and others, field officers ; ordered
in Council May 8, 1776, that said officers be commissioned ; reported commissioned
May 8, 1776.

HusEY, JoHx. 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
retaking a mast-ship. Roll dated Newcastle and endorsed " at Kennebec."

HrsET, Peter, Wilmington. Private, Capt. John Harnden's co., Col. Ebenezer
Bridge's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted April 28, 1775; service, 3
mos. 11 days; also, Matross, Capt. William Treadwell's co., Col. John Crane's
(Artillery) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from April 20, 1777,
to April 20, 1780; credited to town of Wilmington; also, same co. and regt.;
muster rolls for Sept. and Oct., 1777; enlistment, 3 years; reported sick at Bos-
ton; also, same co. and regt.; muster rolls for Nov. and Dec, 1777; reported
sick at Springfield; also, Capt. Benjamin Frothingham's co.. Col. Crane's regt. ;
muster roll for Oct., 1778; reported as having lost one eye; also, return dated
Springfield, Nov. 1, 1779, of matrosses belonging to Capt. Benjamin Frothing-
ham's CO., Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt., being part of the quota of Massa-
chusetts for the year 1779, and who were entitled to the gratuity from the state;
above men certified as having enlisted for 3 years or during the war and as being
in actual service at date of return ; company stationed at Springfield.

HUSHA3I, John. Private, Capt. Nathan Dix's co.. Col. James Wesson's regt. ; return
for the year 1777 ; mustered by Col. Baret (Barrett) , State Muster Master ; reported
a transient; also reported deserted.

HusKENS, William. Capt. Watson's co. ; enlisted July 10, 1779; discharged April 10,
1780 ; term, 9 months. [See William Hooker and William Hucker.]

HusoN, John, Wells. Private, Capt. Daniel Wheelwright's co.. Col. Benjamin Tupper's
regt.; return dated Jan. 25, 1778; residence. Wells; enlisted for town of Wells;
mustered by Col. Varrick, Continental Muster Master; reported discharged June
10, 1777 ; also reported did not pass muster.

HusoN, John. Private, Capt. Samuel Waterhouse's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt. of
guards; enlisted April 6, 1778; service, 3 mos. 1 day, at Winter Hill, including
travel (100 miles) home; company detached from militia to serve from April 2,
1778, to July 3, 1778.

HusoN, Peter, Boston. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army, as re-
turned by Capt. Benjamin Lapham and Capt. Peter Cushing, dated Hingham,
Feb. 17, 1778; residence, Boston; engaged for town of Hingham; joined Capt.
Langdon's co.. Col. H. Jackson's regt. ; term, 3 years.



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HusoN, Thomas, Marblehead. Private, Capt. John Glover, Jr.'s (10th) co., Col. John
Glover's (21st) regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 7, 1775; ser-
vice, 1 mo. 26 days; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for
bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Dec. 20, 1775.

HussEY, . [This name also appears under the form of Hessey. Husay, Husey,

Hussy, Huzsa, Huzza, Huzzey, Huzzi.]

HussEY, [?] . Private, Capt. Nicholas Crosby's co., Col. John Allan's regt.; en-
listed Oct. 8, 1777; discharged Dec. 31, 1777; service, 3 mos. 4 days, including 11
days (220 miles) travel home; company raised for defence of Machias.

HrssEY, Abxer. 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.

HussET, James. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Miller's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt.;
muster roll for July, 1781, dated Phillipsborough ; enlisted March 30, 1781 ; enlist-
ment, 3 years; reported with forage master; also, muster roll for Aug., 1781 ; re-
ported with forage master; also, muster roll for Oct. and Nov., 1781; also,
muster rolls for Jan. and Feb., 1782, dated York Hutts ; reported on command at
New Windsor.

HrssET, John. 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 expedition
against Majorbagaduce. Roll endorsed " Regt at Penobscot."

Hvssey, Joseph. Private, Capt. Benjamin Plumer's co. ; enlisted March 5, 1776; dis-
charged Dec. 10, 1776; company stationed at St. Georges for defence of seacoast.

Hvssey, Paul, Nantucket. Draft of instructions addressed to Capt. Godfrey, Com-
mander of the cartel " Speedwell," dated Council Chamber, April 14, 1777, direct-
ing him to take on board certain prisoners and convey them to New York for
exchange ; said prisoners to be placed in charge of above Hussey, Captain, who was
directed to negotiate their exchange with the British Commissary, at New York ;
also, petition signed by said Hussey, of Nantucket, asking that measures be taken
for the exchange of prisoners confined on board prison-ships at New York;
ordered in Council Aug. 12, 1777, that petition be granted, and that a cartel be
sent to New York.

Hussey, Peter, Wilmington. Private, Capt. John Harnden's co.. Col. Ebenezer
Bridge's (27th) I'egt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775]; also, enlistment
agreement dated March 17, 1777, signed by said Hussey and others, engaging
themselves to serve in the Continental Army to the credit of the town of Wil-
mington, for the term of 3 years, unless sooner discharged, and acknowledging
that they had received bounty from said town ; also, list of men mustered by
Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suflfolk Co., dated Boston, April 27, 1777;
Col. Crane's regt.

Hussey-, Samuel. Lieutenant, Capt. George Ulmer's co.. Col. James Hunter's corps,
raised to serve until Nov. 20, 1782, in defence of eastern Massachusetts; engaged
March 20, 1782 ; discharged Nov. 20, 1782 ; service, 8 mos.

Hussey, Stephen. Account of blank commissions delivered the members of com-
mittees appointed to raise men to go to Canada [year not given] ; said Hussey
reported as belonging to committee for Nantucket.

Hussy, James. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Miller's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt.;
muster roll for May, 1781, dated West Point ; enlisted March 30, 1781 ; enlistment,
3 years.



572 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS .\N1) SAILORS

HusTED, . [This name appears under the form of Houstead, Howsted, Hustedt.]

HusTEDT, IIeinrich. Private, Col. Armand's Legion (Independent corps taken into
Continental service, agreeable to resolve of June 25, 1778) ; list dated July -, 1778.

HusTEN, John. Private, Capt. Benjamin Hooper's co. ; service from Aug. 30, 1776, to
Oct. 25, 1776, 1 mo. 24 days; company stationed at Falmouth, Cumberland Co.,
for defence of seacoast.

HusTEN, John. Private, Capt. Elnathan Haskell's co., Col. William Shepard's (4th)
regt. ; muster roll for May, 1781, dated West Point; enlisted April 6, 1781 ; enlist-
ment, 3 years.

HusTENS, William, Plymouth. Private, Capt. Thomas Mayhew's co.. Col. The-
ophilus Cotton's regt. ; company return dated Oct. 7, 1775.

HrsTiN, John. Pay roll of a detachment from Capt. Jesse Partridge's co.. Col. John
Greaton's regt. ; enlisted April 1, 1778; discharged Nov. 30, 1778; service, 8 mos.,
at North river with Falmouth volunteers.

Huston, David. Descriptive 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
Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Capt. James Tisdale, at Springfield, Aug. 23, 1779;
Col. Hutchinson's regt. ; age, 20 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in. ; complexion, dark; en-
gaged for town of Salem.

Huston, Isaac. Descriptive 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
Justin Ely, Commissioner, by Capt. James Tisdale, at Springfield, Aug. 23, 1779;
Col. Hutchinson's regt.; age, 19 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 10 in.; complexion, light;
engaged for town of Salem ; also, Capt. Moore's co.. Col. Shepard's (4th) regt. ;
entered service Aug. 17, 1779; discharged May 17, 1780; term, 9 months.

Huston, James. Private, Capt. Timothy Heald's co., Col. Samuel McCobb's regt. ;
enlisted July 25, 1779; discharged Sept. 25, 1779; service, 2 mos. 1 day, on
Penobscot expedition.

Huston, James. Private, Capt. Timothy Foster's co., Maj. William Lithgo's detach-
ment of militia ; enlisted Sept. 1, 1779; discharged Nov. 1, 1779; service, 2 mos.,
defending frontiers of Lincoln Co.

Huston, John, Falmouth, Cumberland Co. Private, Capt. John Brackett's co. of
Minute-men, which marched April 21, 1775, in response to the alarm of April
19, 1775, to headquarters ; service, 5 days ; also, Capt. John Brackett's co. ; bil-
leting allowed from date of enlistment. May 17, 1775, to July 3, 1775; credited
with 47 days allowance; 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; also. Private, Capt. Benjamin Hooper's co. ; marched
Feb. 22, 1776 ; service to Aug. 30, 1776, 6 mos. 8 days ; company stationed at Fal-
mouth, Cumberland Co., for defence of seacoast.

Huston, John (also given John, 3d), Wells. List of men mustered by Nathaniel
Wells, Muster Master for York Co., dated April 17, 1777 ; Capt. Daniel Wheel-
wright's CO., Col. Ebenezer Francis's regt.; residence. Wells; enlistment, 3 years
or during war; also, receipt dated Wells, March 27, 1781, for bounty paid said
Huston by the Selectmen, to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3 years,
agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780; also. Private, Capt. Elnathan Haskell's co..
Col. William Shepard's (4th) regt.; muster rolls for June-Sept., 1781; enlisted
April 6, 1781 ; also, muster rolls for Oct., 1781-Feb., 1782, dated York Hutts; re-
ported on fatigue duty in Dec, 1781 ; a/so, 4th co. ; orders dated Oct. 21, 1783, and
Dec. 27, 1783, for wages for May-Dec. [year not given], appearing in a register of
orders accepted on account of wages.



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Huston, Johx. Private, Capt. James Littlefield's co., (late) Col. Storer's regt. ; enlisted
Aug. 14, 1777; discharged Nov. 30, 1777; service, 123 days, with Northern army,
including 15 days (300 miles) travel home ; company discharged at Queman's
Heights. I

Huston, Robert. Private, Capt. Henry Hunter's co.. Col. Jones's regt.; service,
2 days, on an alarm, in defence of a ship loading with masts at Sheepscot river.
Roll dated New Castle, Sept. 15, 1777.

Huston, Robert. Private, Capt. Henry Hunter's co., Col. Jones's regt.; service,
2 days, on an alarm, in defence of a ship loading with masts at Sheepscot river.
Roll dated New Castle, Sept. 15, 1777. [Name appears twice on roll.]

Huston, Samuel. Private, Capt. William Pearson's (3d) co. ; marched Jan. 10, 1776;
service to Nov. 18, 1776, 10 mos. 9 days ; company stationed at Gloucester for
defence of seacoast.

Huston, Thomas. Capt. Curtis's co., Col. Glover's regt.; receipt for advance pay,
signed by said Huston and others, dated Cambridge, June 27, 1775.

Huston, William, Haverhill. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from 1st Haverhill co., as returned by Lieut. Israel Bartlet, dated Haverhill, Feb.

12, 1778, and endorsed " Cap't Nath'l Marsh;" residence, Haverhill; engaged
for town of Haverhill; joined Capt. Marshal's co.. Col. Marshal's regt. ; term to
expire Jan. 1, 1780.

Huston, William. Capt. Thomas Mayhew's co.. Col. Theophilus Cotton's regt.;
order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Nov. 8, 1775.

HusTONE, John, Falmouth. Private, Capt. John Brackett's co.. Col. Edmund Phin-
ney's (31st) regt. ; company return dated Sept. 29, 1775, including abstract of pay
to last of July, 1775; enlisted May 17, 1775.

HuTCHEN, Charles, Gageborough orPartridgefield. Private, Capt. Nathan Watkins's
CO., Col. John Patterson's regt. ; receipt for bounty coat dated Nov. 13, 1775.

Hutchens, Benjamin. Private, Lieut. Alexander Kelloch's co.; service between Nov.

13, 1779, and Feb. 13, 1780, 1 mo. ; company detached from Col. Wheaton's and
Col. Jones's regts., by order of Brig. Gen. Cushing, to protect the eastern part of
Lincoln Co. and stationed at Camden and St. Georges.

Hutchens, Charles, Gageborough (Windsor). Private, Capt. Nathan Watkins's co..
Col. John Paterson's regt. ; company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, Capt.
William Clark's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's regt.; enlisted Aug. 14, 1777; ser-
vice, 8 days ; company marched from Gageborough to Bennington by order of
Gen. Stark on an alarm Aug. 14, 1777; also, same co. and regt. ; enlisted Sept. 5,
1777 ; service, 27 days ; company marched from Gageborough Sept. 5, 1777, to
reinforce army under Gen. Lincoln at Pawlet; also, descriptive list of men raised
in Berkshire Co. for the term of 9 months from the time of their arrival at Fish-
kill ; Lieut. Cornish's co.. Col. Diamond's regt. ; age, 22 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ;
complexion, dark; residence, Gageborough; arrived at Fishkill June 15, 1778;
also, Sergeant, Capt. Daniel Brown's co. commanded by Lieut. William White,
Col. Miles Powell's (Berkshire Co.) regt.; engaged July 23, 1779 f discharged
Sept. 1, 1779; service, 1 mo. 10 days, at New Haven, Conn., including 6 days (120
miles) travel home ; roll sworn to at Lanesborough.

Hutchens, Hezekiah, Northampton. Capt. Jonathan Allen's co.. Col. John Fellows's
regt. ; order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Dorchester, Nov. 7,
1775; aZso, return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt.
Oliver Lyman's and Capt. Joseph Cooke's cos., sworn to in Hampshire Co., April
8, 1779 ; residence, Northampton ; engaged for town of Northampton ; joined
Capt. Jonathan Allen's co.. Col. Putnam's regt. ; term, 3 years.



574 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



HuTCHENS, Jacob, Athol. List of men mustered by Thomas Newhall, Muster Master
for Worcester Co. ; Capt. Blanchard's co., Col. Wesson's regt. ; mustered June
27, 1777; term, 8 mos. ; also. Private, Capt. John Blanchard's co., Col. James
Wesson's regt.; return [year not given]; residence, Athol; reported deserted
Oct. 1 [year not given] .

HuTCHENS, Jeremiah. Drummer and Private, Major's co., Col. Benjamin Tupper's
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts made up for the year 1780 ; reported as
serving 6 mos. as Drummer, 6 mos. as Private.

HuTCHENS, John. Private, Capt. Rufus Lincoln's co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th)
regt. ; muster roll for Oct. and Nov., 1781 ; enlisted March 12, 1781 ; enlistment,
3 years.

HuTCHENS, Jonathan, Harvard. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from Capt. Samuel Hills's co., dated Dec. 17, 1777; residence. Harvard;
engaged for town of Harvard ; joined Capt. Benjamin Brown's co.. Col. Jackson's
regt. ; term, 3 years.

HuTCHENS, Joseph, Arundel. Private, Capt. John Elden's co., Col. Lemuel Robin-
son's regt. ; pay abstract for mileage, dated Roxbury, Feb. 26, 1776.

HuTCHENS, Joseph. Private, Capt. William Greenleaf's co., Col. Josiah Whitney's
regt.; enlisted Aug. 22, 1777; discharged Aug. 26, 1777; service, 4 days; com-
pany marched on an alarm at Bennington.

HuTCHENS, Joseph. Private, Capt. Hezekiah Russell's (2d) co. of volunteers, 2d
Hampshire Co. regt. ; service against the insurgents at Notthampton May 6,
June 15, 16, and 17, 1782, 4 days, by order of Elisha Porter, Sheriff.

HuTCHENs, Joshua, Scarborough. Private, Capt. Benjamin Larrabe's co.. Col.
Mitchel's regt. ; marched July 9, 1779 ; discharged Sept. 12, 1779 ; service, 2 mos.
3 days, on Penobscot expedition.

HuTCHENS, Levens. Sergeant, Capt. William Clark's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's
regt.; enlisted July 9, 1777; service, 22 days; company marched from Gagebor-
ough to Manchester by order of Gen. Schiler (Schuyler) on an alarm ; also, same
CO. and regt.; enlisted Aug. 17, 1777; service, 3 days; company marched from
Gageborough to Bennington by order of Gen. Stark on an alarm Aug. 14, 1777 ;
also, same co. and regt. ; enlisted Oct. 13, 1780 ; discharged Oct. 18, 1780 ; service,
6 days, on an alarm at the Northward ; company marched from Windsor to
Shaftesbury Oct. 13, 1780, by order of Gen. Fellows.

HUTCHENS, Moses, Athol. Private, Capt. William Warner's co.. Col. Josiah Whit-
ney's regt. ; abstract for advance pay, mileage to camp, etc., dated Camp at Hull,
June 18, 1776; mileage (87 miles) allowed said Hutchens; also, same co. and
regt. ; service from May 15, 1776, 4 days preceding march, to Nov. 1, 1776, 5 mos.
17 days; also, same co. and regt.; pay roll for Nov., 1776, dated Boston; also,
list of men mustered by Thomas Newhall, Muster Master for Worcester Co. ;
Capt. Blanchard's co., Col. Wesson's regt.; mustered June 27, 1777; term, 8
months; also. Private, Capt. John Blanchard's co., Col. James Wesson's regt.;
return [year not given] ; residence, Athol ; reported deserted Oct. 1 [year not
given].

Hutchens, Moses. Private, Capt. Noah M. Littlefield's co. ; enlisted July 10, 1775;
service, 6 mos. 6 days ; company stationed at Wells and Arundel for defence of
seacoast in York Co.

Hutchens, Noah, Kittery. List of men mustered subsequent to Feb. 8, 1777, by
Joseph Bragdon, Jr., Muster Master for York Co., dated York, Feb. 20, 1777;
Capt. James Donnel's co.. Col. Samuel Brewer's regt.; residence, Kitt¬Ђry; re-
ported received State bounty.



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HuTCHENS, Noah. Private, Capt. William Clark's co., Col. Benjamin Siraonds's regt. ;
enlisted Aug. 14, 1777 ; service, 8 days ; company marched from Gageborough to
Bennington by order of Gen. Stark on an alarm Aug. 14, 1777 ; also, Corporal,



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