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July 19, 1780, by Lieut. McKenney ; term, during war.

Hutchins, John, Falmouth (also given Haverhill). Return of men raised to serve in
the Continental Army from Col. Peter Noyes's (1st Cumberland Co.) regt. ; resi-
dence, Falmouth ; engaged for town of Falmouth ; joined Capt. Blaisdell's co..
Col. Wigglesworth's regt.; term, 3 years; also, Private, Capt. Smart's co., Col.
Calvin Smith's (late Wigglesworth's) regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for
service from Feb. 2, 1777, to May 18, 1778 ; residence, Haverhill ; reported deceased ;
also, Capt. Nicholas Blasdel's co.. Col. Edward Wigglesworth's regt. ; return dated
Camp Valley Forge, Feb. 5, 1778; residence, Falmouth; enlisted for town of
Haverhill ; mustered by Maj. Inslow, County Muster Master; also, same co. and
regt. ; muster roll for May, 1778, dated Camp Valley Forge ; reported died May
18, 1778.

Hutchins, John, Haverhill. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from Capt. Timothy Johnson's (3d Haverhill) co. ; residence, Haverhill ; engaged
for town of Haverhill; joined Capt. Greenleaf's co.. Col. Francis's regt. ; term, 3
years, to expire Jan. -, 1780; also, Private, Capt. Moses Greenleaf's co.. Col.
Benjamin Tupper's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb.
24, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779 ; reported taken prisoner July 7, 1777 ; also, Capt. Green-
leaf's CO., Col. Francis's regt. ; subsistence allowed from date of enlistment, Feb.
3, 1777, to time of marching; credited with 78 days allowance ; also, Capt. Green-
leaf's CO., Col. Tupper's regt.; return dated Jan. 25, 1778; mustered by County
and Continental Muster Masters; reported taken prisoner at " Hubelton." [See
John Hutchinson.]

Hutchins, John, Newbury. List of men raised to serve in the Continental Army, as
returned by Moses Noyes, Chairman of Selectmen and Committee of Newbury,
sworn to Aug. 23, 1777; residence, Newbury; engaged for town of Newbury;
term, 3 years.



582 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

HuTCHiNS, John, New Casco. Private, Capt. John Wentworth's co. ; pay abstract for
billeting, dated Watertown, Aug. 20, 1776; mileage (150 miles) allowed said
Hutchins; also, Capt. John Wentworth's co.. Col. Aaron Willard's regt. ; pay
abstract for travel from home to Bennington, dated Boston, Jan. 6, 1777 ; 330
miles travel allowed said Hutchins ; also, same co. and regt. ; pay abstract for
travel allowance, etc., home from place of discharge, Fort Edward, dated Boston,
Jan. 15, 1777 ; 434 miles travel allowed said Hutchins.

Hutchins, John. Private, Capt. Israel Davis's co. ; service from Sept. 1, 1776, to Dec.
5, 1776, 3 mos. 5 days, at Boothbay in defence of seacoast.

Hutchins, John. Private, Capt. John Shapleigh's co. ; enlisted July 10, 1775; service
to Nov. 1, 1775, 4 mos.; company stationed at Kittery for defence of seacoast;
also, Capt. Philip Hubbord's co. ; enlisted Jan. 17, 1776; service to Feb. 29, 1776,
1 mo. 15 days ; company stationed at Kittery Point and Old York for defence of
seacoast; roll dated Kittery ; a^so, same co. ; service from June 1, 1776, to Nov.
13, 1776, 5 mos. 13 days; company stationed at Kittery Point and Old York for
defence of seacoast; rolls dated Kittery; also, Sergt. Moses Hubbard's detach-
ment; service from Nov. 14, 1776, to Dec. 31, 1776, 1 mo. 17 days; company sta-
tioned at Kittery Point; roll sworn to at Kittery.

Hutchins, John. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Fales's co. ; enlisted Aug. 3, 1779; dis-
charged Aug. 15, 1779; service, 13 days, on Penobscot expedition; company
marched on expedition to Majorbagaduce by order of Gen. Lovel.

Hutchins, John. Private, Capt. Rufus Lincoln's co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th)
regt.; muster roll for June, 1781; reported on command at West Point; also,
muster roll for Sept., 1781 ; enlisted March 12, 1781 ; enlistment, 3 years ; also,
muster roll for Dec, 1781, dated West Point; reported sick, but present ; also, mus-
ter roll for Jan., 1782, sworn to at West Point; reported lame.

Hutchins, John. Seaman, State sloop " Winthrop," commanded by Capt. George
Little ; engaged Dec. 12, 1782 ; discharged March 17, 1783 ; service, 3 mos. 6 days ;
also, agreement signed by said Hutchins and others, eni^aging themselves to serve
on board the sloop " Winthrop, " commanded by Capt. George Little, for 6
months from the time of sailing from Boston, unless sooner discharged; engaged
March 17 [year not given] .

Hutchins, Jonathan, 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 ; regiment raised in York Co. for defence of eastern
Massachusetts; roll sworn to at Arundel; also, Lieut. Nathaniel Hutchings's
detachment; marched Aug. 12, 1781 ; discharged Aug. 25, 1781 ; service, 16 days;
detachment sent by Selectmen of Fryeburg to guard frontiers on Androscoggin
river; also. Sergeant, in a company commanded by Lieut. Stephen Farington;
enlisted July 22, 1782 ; discharged Sept. 3, 1782 ; service, 1 mo. 12 days ; company
raised in and for defence of York and Cumberland counties and stationed at
" Sudbury-Canada."

Hutchins, Jonathan, Harvard. Receipt given to the Selectmen, dated Harvard, Dec.
17, 1776, signed by said Hutchins and others, for mileage (180 miles) allowed on
march from Harvard to Danbury; also. Private, Capt. Benjamin Brown's co..
Col. Michael Jackson's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
April 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779 ; residence. Harvard ; credited to town of Harvard ;
term, 3 years; also, Capt. Hartshorn's co.. Col. Michael Jackson's regt.; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to March 23, 1780; also,
Capt. Nathaniel Wright's co.. Col. Luke Drury's regt.; marched Sept. 18, 1781;
arrived at camp Sept. 27, 1781 ; discharged Dec. 6, 1781 ; service, 2 mos. 29 days,
at West Point, including travel (400 miles) to camp and home ; residence. Har-
vard; enlisted for town of Harvard.



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HuTCHixs, Joseph. Private ; list of men returned as serving on main guard under Col.
L. Baldwin at Prospect Hill, dated July 16, 1775.

HuTCHiNS, Levi, Sanford. Sergeant, Capt. Hitchcock's co., Col. Ebenezer Sprout's
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31,
1779; residence, Sanford; credited to town of Sanford (also given Wells) ; term,
3 years; also, Capt. Daniel Merrill's co., Col. Samuel Brewer's regt. ; subsistence
allowed from date of enlistment, Jan. 1, 1777, to March 17, 1777; credited with 90
days allowance, including travel (280 miles) on march to Bennington, the place
of rendezvous ; also, same co. and regt. ; return [year not given] ; mustered by
Nathaniel Wells, at Wells.

HuTCHiNS, Moses. Private, Capt. John Oliver's co.. Col. Nathan Sparhawk's regt. ;
service, 100 days, travel included ; company served 3 mos. in the Jerseys ; warrant
for pay allowed in Council Aug. 12, 1777.

HuTCHiNS, Moses. Private, Capt. Elihu Lyman's co.. Col. Elisha Porter's (Hampshire
Co.) regt.; enlisted July 25, 1779; discharged Aug. 31, 1779; service, 1 mo. 13
days, at New London, Conn., including 6 days (124 miles) travel home.

HuTCHiNS, Moses. Private, in a company commanded by Lieut. Stephen Farington ;
enlisted July 22, 1782; discharged Nov. 22, 1782; service, 4 mos.; company
raised in and for defence of York and Cumberland counties and stationed at
" Sudbury-Canada." Roll dated Fryeburg.

HuTCHiNS, Noah, Kittery. Private, Capt. Tobias Fernald's co.. Col. James Scam-
mon's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ; enlisted July 2, 1775 ; service, 1 mo.
1 day; also, company return [probably Oct., 1775], including abstract of pay to
last of July, 1775.

HuTCHiNS, Noah, Kittery. Private, Colonel's co., Col. Ebenezer Sprout's regt. ; Con-
tinental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also,
Capt. James Donnell's co., Col. Samuel Brewer's regt. ; subsistence allowed from
date of enlistment, Jan. 1, 1777, to March 20, 1777; credited with 93 i-ations, in-
cluding rations for 14 days travel to Bennington ; also, same co. and regt. ; return
dated Camp at "Valley Forge, Jan. 22, 1778 ; residence, Kittery ; enlisted for town
of Kittery; mustered by State Muster Master.

Hutchins, Noah, Kittery. Private, Capt. Peter Mills's co., Col. Jeduthan Baldwin's
regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Aug. 28, 1778, to Dec. 31,
1779 ; residence, Kittery ; credited to town of Kittery ; also, return made by
Jeduthan Baldwin, Colonel of Engineers and Commandant of Artificers, of officers
and men belonging to Massachusetts in his regiment ; Capt. Phineas Parker's co. ;
engaged Aug. 28, 1778 ; term, during war; also. Sergeant, Capt. Pattin's co.. Gen.
Knox's (Artillery) artificers; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780 ; company stationed at West Point ; also, return dated
Morristown, July 26, 1780, made by Jeduthan Baldwin, Colonel of Engineers and
Lieutenant Colonel Commandant of Artificers, of officers and men belonging to
Massachusetts in his regiment who had engaged for 3 years or during the war ;
Capt. Peter Mills's co. of artificers; rank. Sergeant; term, during war; reported
re-enlisted for the war March 24, 1780.

Hutchins, Noah. Private, Capt. William Watkins's co., Col. Benjamin Simonds's
detachment of Berkshire Co. militia ; muster roll dated Ticonderoga, Feb. 25, 1777 ;
enlisted Dec. 16, 1776; enlistment to expire March 15, 1777; also, Capt. William
Clark's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's regt.; enlisted Sept. 5, 1777; service, 27
days; company marched from Gageborough Sept. 5, 1777, to reinforce army
under Gen. Lincoln at Pawlet.

Hutchins, Richard, Providence (also given Southwick). List of men mustered by
Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Sufifolk Co., dated Boston, Feb. 14, 1779;



584 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



HuTCHiNS, Richard, continued.

Capt. Knapp's co., Col. Shepard's regt. ; ulxo, Council order dated Feb. 3, 1779,
directing Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suflfolk Co., to pay State bounty to
said Hutchins and other soldiers belonging to Col. Shepard's regt. ; enlistment,
3 years ; also, Drummer, Capt. Learned's co., Col. William Shepard's regt. ; Con-
tinental Array pay accounts for service from Nov. 1, 1778, to Dec. 31, 1779;
credited to town of Southwick; also, Capt. Job Alvord's co., Col. Shepard's (3d)
regt. ; muster roll for Nov., 1778, dated Providence ; also, Capt. Simon Larned's
CO., Col. William Shepard's (3d) regt.; muster roll for March and April, 1779,
dated Providence; also, Capt. Webb's co.. Col. William Sheppard's regt.; Conti-
nental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780; resi-
dence. Providence ; also, Capt. Larned's co., Col. Shepard's (4th) regt. ; return
for gratuity, dated Highlands, Feb. 24, 1780; gratuity paid said Hutchins Jan.
30, 1780; also, Capt. George Webb's (Light Infantry) co., Col. William Shepard's
(4th) regt. ; return made up for the year 1780, dated West Point ; residence, South-
wick; enlisted Nov. 12, 1778; enlistment, during war.

Hutchins, Samuel, Boston. List of men probably raised for Continental service [year
not given] ; residence, Boston ; credited to town of Wellfleet.

Hutchins, Samuel, Fryeburg. Private, Capt. Josiah Davis's co., Col. Joseph Prime's
(York Co.) regt.; joined July 30, 1780; discharged Dec. 10, 1780; service, 4 mos.
11 days ; enlistment, 8 months ; regiment raised in York Co. for defence of eastern
Massachusetts. Roll sworn to at Arundel.

Hutchins, Samuel. Private, Capt. John Chadwick's co., Col. Brewer's regt. ; return
dated Jan. 22, 1778; enlisted for town of Tyringham; mustered by Continental
Muster Master.

Hutchins, Samuel. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for
SufiFolk Co., dated Boston, March 29, 1778; Col. Crane's regt.

Hutchins, Simeon, Arundel (also given Arrington). Corporal, Capt. Hitchcock's co.,
Col. Ebenezer Sprout's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
Feb. 1, 1777, to April 1, 1779; residence, Arundel; credited to town of Arundel;
reported deserted April 1, 1779; also, Capt. Daniel Merrill's co., Col. Samuel
Brewer's regt.; subsistence allowed from date of enlistment, Feb. 1. 1777, to
March 17, 1777 ; credited with 59 days allowance, including 14 days (280 miles)
travel on march to Bennington, the place of rendezvous ; residence, Arrington ;
also, same co. and regt. ; return [year not given] ; mustered by Muster Master
Wells, at Wells.

Hutchins, Thomas, " Mass swomp" (also given Massabesec) . Private, Capt. Fowle's
CO., Col. Calvin Smith's regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from
Jan. 1, 1780, to Jan. 28, 1780; residence, " Mass swomp; " enlistment, 3 years.

Hutchins, Thomas. Private, Capt. Caleb Turner's co. ; service from Sept. 10, 1776,
to Dec. 7, 1776, 2 mos. 27 days ; company stationed at Boothbay.

Hutchins, Thomas. Private, Capt. Addison Richardson's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's
regt.; enlisted Oct. 18, 1779; discharged Nov. 22, 1779; service, 1 mo. 16 days, at
Claverack, including travel (240 miles) home; regiment detached from militia of
Suflfolk and Essex counties to reinforce army under Gen. Washington.

Hutchins, Thomas. Private, Capt. Solomon Pollard's co.. Col. Samuel Denny's regt. ;
enlisted Oct. 23, 1779; discharged Dec. 4, 1779; service, 1 mo. 12 days, including
travel (200 miles) home; company detached to march to Claverack and join Con-
tinental Army for 3 months. Roll dated Billerica.

Hutchins, William, Templeton. Private, Capt. Joel Fletcher's co.. Col. Ephraim
Doolittle's regt. ; company return dated Winter Hill, Oct. 6, 1775.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 585

HuTCHiNS, William, Ware. Capt. Moses McFarland's co., Col. John Nixon's regt. ;
receipt for advance pay, signed by said Hutchins and others, dated Cambridge,
June 10, 1775 ; also, Sergeant, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775 ;
enlisted April 25, 1775; service, 3 mos. 14 days; also, company return dated
Winter Hill, Sept. 30, 1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money
dated Winter Hill, Dec. 20, 1775; also, receipt given to Benjamin Heywood, Pay-
master, 4th regt., dated Camp Mt. Washington, Sept. 27, 1776, signed by said
Hutchins and others, for money for enlisting recruits ; also. Ensign, Capt. Jere-
miah Oilman's (6th) co., Lieut. Col. Thomas Nixon's (4th) regt. ; regimental re-
turn dated North Castle, Nov. 9, 1776; also, receipts for wages for Sept.-Dec,
1776; also, certificate dated Chatham, Feb. 3, 1777, certifying that the men whose
names appear therein did not possess Continental arms or accoutrements ; certifi-
cate endorsed "Cap't Gilmans Guns;" said Hutchins, Lieutenant, reported as
witness to above certificate.

Hutchins, William. Seaman, State brig " Hazard," commanded by Capt. John
Foster Williams; engaged July 3, 1778; discharged Oct. 14, 1778; service, 3 mos.
13 days.

Hutchinson, . [This name also appears under the form of Hitchenson, Hucher-

son, Huchinson, Huchthausen, Hutchenson, Hutchings, Hutchingson, Hutchins-
son, Hutchinsun, Hutchirson, Hutchison, Hutshon.]

Hutchinson, Alexander, Derry. Matross, Capt. John Callender's co. commanded
by Capt. Lieut. William Perkins, Col. Gridley's (Artillery) regt.; muster roll
dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 6, 1775; service, 2 mos.; also, Lieut. William
Perkins's co.. Col. Richard Gridley's (Artillery) regt. ; company return [probably
Oct., 1775].

Hutchinson, Amos. Private, Capt. Elijah Deming's co.. Col. Ashley's (Berkshire Co.)
regt. ; enlisted Aug. 16, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 22, 1777 ; service, 6 days ; com-
pany ordered to march to Bennington by Brig. Gen. John Fellows ; also, Capt.
Adam Kasson's co., Col. Israel Chapen's (3d) regt.; enlisted Oct. 18, 1779; dis-
charged Nov. 21, 1779; service, 1 mo. 8 days, at Claverack, including 3 days (60
miles) travel home; regiment raised for 3 months.

Hutchinson, Bartholomew. 1st Lieutenant, Capt. Bartholomew Woodbury's 8th
also given 3d co. (3d co. in Sutton), 5th Worcester Co. regt. of Mass. militia; list
of officers chosen in said regiment, as returned by Daniel Plimpton and others, field
officers, dated Sutton, March 20, 1776; ordered in Council April 4, 1776, that said
officers be commissioned; reported commissioned April 4, 1776; also. Lieutenant,
Capt. John Howard's co.. Col. Jonathan Holman's regt. ; service, 30 days, at the
time of the reduction of Gen. Burgoyne; regiment marched from Worcester Co.
to reinforce Northern army Sept. 26, 1777, and served until Oct. 26, 1777 ; also,
Lieutenant, Capt. Jonathan Woodbury's co., Col. Jacob Davis's regt.; engaged
July 30, 1780 ; discharged Aug. 7, 1780 ; service, 12 days, on an alarm at Rhode
Island, including 4 days (72 miles) travel home; roll dated Sutton.

Hutchinson, Benjamin. List of men between the ages of sixteen and sixty who were
liable to bear arms, as returned to Col. Green, dated Bedford, May 15, 1775.

Hutchinson, David, West Stockbridge. Private, Capt. Thomas Williams's co. of
Minute-men, Col. John Paterson's regt., which marched April 22, 1775, in response
to the alarm of April 19, 1775, from Stockbridge and West Stockbridge to Cam-
bridge; service, 26 days; also, Lieut. Jabez Colt's co.. Col. Rosseter's detachment
of Berkshire Co. militia; enlisted July 17, 1777; discharged July 27, 1777 ; service,
11 days, at the Northward; roll dated Richmond.

Hutchinson, Ebenezer, Salem. Boy, ship "Rhodes," commanded by Capt. Nehe-
miah Buffinton ; descriptive list of officers and crew, sworn to Aug. 14, 1780; age,
15 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in. ; complexion, light; residence, Salem.



586 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS



Hutchinson, Ebenezer, Williamstown. Capt. Samuel Sloan's co., Col. John Pat-
terson's regt. ; order for advance pay, signed by said Hutchinson and others,
dated Camp at Cambridge, June G, 1775; also, Private, same co. and regt. ; mus-
ter roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 20, 1775; service, 2 mos. 17 days; also,
company return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or its equiv-
alent in money dated Dec. 22, 1775.

Hutchinson, Ebenezer. Private, Capt. Robert Davis's co.. Col. Jacob Gerrish's regt.
of guards; muster roll dated Boston, Aug. 14, 1778; company drafted to serve
for 6 weeks from July 29, 1778; also, Capt. Davis's co., Maj. Goodwin's detacli-
ment, Col. Gerrish's regt. ; detached July 29, 1778 ; discharged Sept. 10, 1778 ;
service, 1 mo. 11 days, at Boston.

Hutchinson, Ebenezer. List of men who were raised by the town of Pittsfield May
19, 1778, to reinforce the Continental Army and dismissed Feb. 19, 1779; service,
9 mos. ; also, list of men raised in Berlishire Co. for the term of 9 months from
the time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable to resolve of April 20, 177H, returned
as received of Jonathan Warner, Commissioner, by Col. R. Putnam, July 20,
1778; engaged for town of Pittsfield; arrived at Fishkill May 31, 1778; also, list
of men returned as mustered by Henry Rutgers, Jr., Deputy Muster Master, dated
Fishkill, Aug- 9, 1778; also, list of men raised by the town of Pittsfield to serve
in the Continental Army, as returned b}' Capt. John Strong, Lieut. Stephen Croo-
foot, Capt. William Foord, and Capt. William Francis; engaged Feb. 19, 1779;
joined Col. Bailey's regt. ; term, during war.

Hutchinson, Elijah. Enlistment agreement dated June 29, 1779, signed by said
Hutchinson and others, engaging themselves to serve in the Continental Army for
the term of 9 months, agreeable to order of General Court of June 9, 1779.

Hutchinson, Elisha, Danvers. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Page's co. ; service, 2 days,
probably on the alarm of April 19, 1775; also, Lieut. Billy Porter's co.. Col.
Mansfield's regt.; order for advance pay, signed by said Hutchinson and others,
dated Cambridge, June 8, 1775; also. Private, Capt. Ebenezer Francis's co., Col.
John Mansfield's (19th) regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 7,
1775; service, 3 mos. 2 days ; also, Quartermaster Sergeant, Col. John Mansfield's
(19th) regt. commanded by Lieut. Col. Israel Hutchinson; list of field and staff
officers appearing on a return of Capt. Ezra Newhall's co., dated Oct. 6, 1775 ; also,
Capt. Ebenezer Francis's co., Lieut. Col. Hutchinson's regt. ; order for bounty
coat or its equivalent in money dated Winter Hill, Oct. 2G, 1775.

Hutchinson, Ephraim. Private, 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 July 29, 1778; also, 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.

Hutchinson, Hananiah, Salem. Private, Capt. Addison Richardson's co., Col. John
Mansfield's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 16, 1775; service,
2 mos. 20 days; also, company receipt for wages to Aug. 1, 1775, dated Cam-
bridge; also, company receipt for wages for Sept., 1775, dated Camp at Winter
Hill; also, Capt. Addison Richardson's co.. Col. John Mansfield's (19th) regt.
commanded by Lieut. Col. Israel Hutchinson; company return dated Oct. 6,
1775 ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated AVinter Hill,
Oct. 27, 1775.

Hutchinson, Hollis, Pownalborough. List of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army, as returned by Moses Noyes, Cliairman of Selectmen and Committee of
Newbury, sworn to Aug. 23, 1777; residence, Pownalborough; engaged for town
of Newbury ; joined Capt. Davis's co.. Col. Jackson's regt. ; term, 3 years. [See
Hollis Hutchins.]



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Hutchinson, Israel, Danvers. Capt. Enoch Putnam's co.. Col. John Mansfield's (19th)
regt. ; order for advance pay, signed by said Hutchinson and others, dated Cam-
bridge, June 8, 1775 ; also, Private, same co. and regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1,
1775; enlisted May 16, 1775 ; service, 2 mos.21 days ; also, Capt. Enoch Putnam's
CO., Col. Mansfield's (19th) regt. commanded by Lieut. Col. Israel Hutchinson;
company return dated Oct. 6, 1775; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent
in money dated Winter Hill, Oct. 27, 1775.

Hutchinson, Israel, Danvers. Captain of a company of Minute-men which marched
on the alarm of April 19, 1775 ; service, 2 days ; also, copy of a letter from Timothy
Pickering, Jr., to the Committee of Safety, dated Salem, May 1, 1775, recommend-
ing said Hutchinson, a Captain, who had served in three campaigns, as a suitable
person and well qualified to be second in command of the regiment to be raised in
Salem and vicinity; also, orders of the day, dated Cambridge, May 28, and June
1, 1775, taken from Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin's Orderly Book ; said Hutchin-
son, Lieutenant Colonel, reported field officer of the main guard for May 29, 1775,
and June 2, 1775; also, general order dated Headquarters, Camp at Cambridge,
July 17, 1775, taken from Lieut. Col. Loammi Baldwin's Orderly Book; said
Hutchinson, Lieutenant Colonel, reported officer of the main guard for July 18,
1775; also, Lieutenant Colonel, Col. John Mansfield's (19tli) regt.; engaged May
3, 1775 ; service, 3 mos. 5 days ; also. Lieutenant Colonel in command of Col. John
Mansfield's (19th) regt.; list of field and staff" officers appearing on a return of
Capt. Ezra Newhall's co., dated Oct. 6, 1775; also, Colonel; list of field officers
of the Continental Army in 1776 ; also, petition addressed to the Council, dated
Boston, Aug. 16, 1777, signed by said Hutchinson, Colonel, representing that cer-
tain officers who belonged to his regiment in 1776, and other oflScers not of his regi-
ment, were prisoners at Long Island, and recommending that advance pay for 1
month be sent to each officer; aZso, letter from Col. Nathaniel Wade, Muster
Master for Essex Co., to the Council, dated Watertown, July 22, 1780, stating
that he had accepted the command of the regiment detached from Essex Co.
militia to serve for 3 months, and recommending that said Col. Hutchinson be ap-
pointed to muster the troops raised for Continental service in his absence ; ordered
in Council July 25, 1780, that said Hutchinson be appointed Muster Master for
Essex Co. to serve during the absence of Col. Wade.

Hutchinson, James, Boston. Capt. Edward Crafts's co., Col. Richard Gridley's
(Artillery) regt.; receipt for advance pay, dated Cambridge, June 8, 1775; also,
Matross, same co. and regt.; muster roll made up to Aug. 1, 1775, and dated
Cambridge; enlisted May 23, 1775; service, 10 weeks; also, company return
dated French Lines, Oct. 12, 1775; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in



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