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Greene's (1st Rhode Island) battalion; muster roll for July, 1779, dated East
Greenwich; enlisted May 1, 1777; enlistment, during war.

HuTTON, William. Seaman, brig " Hazard," commanded by Capt. John Foster Wil-
liams; engaged Nov. 16, 1778; discharged April 20, 1779; service, 5 mos. 4 days;
roll dated Boston; also, same vessel and commander; engaged May 10, 1779;
service to Sept. 6, 1779, 3 mos. 28 days ; nationality, Irish ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in.

HuTTsoN, Thomas, Reading. Fifer, Capt. John Harnden's co., Col. Ebenezer Bridge's
regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 1, 1775; service, 3 mos. 8
days.

HuuMPHERTS, Joseph, North Yarmouth. Private, Capt. Richard Mayberry's CO.,
Col. Ebenezer Francis's regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance from Dorchester
Heights home, etc.; said Huumpherys credited with allowance for 8 days (155
miles) ; warrant allowed in Council Nov. 29, 1776.

HuxFORD, Joseph, Conway. Private, Capt. Samuel Taylor's co., Col. Nicholas Dike's
regt. ; pay abstract for rations and mileage, dated Roxbury Camp, Sept. 17, 1776 ;
also, same co. and regt. ; pay abstract for travel allowance home, dated Dorches-
ter Heights, Nov. 28, 1776; 112 miles travel allowed said Huxford.

HuxLET, . [This name also appears under the form of Huxly.]

Huxley, Dan. Private, Capt. Zenas Wheeler's co., Col. Hopkins's (Berkshire Co.)
regt.; enlisted July 15, 1776; discharged Aug. 1, 1776, 17 days; mileage out and
home (224 miles) allowed ; company marched to the Highlands, N. Y., on an
alarm; also, Capt. John Collar's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire Co.) regt.;
enlisted Oct. 14, 1780; discharged Oct. 16, 1780; service, 6 days, including travel
(3 days) home; company ordered out by Gen. Fellows on an alarm in Berkshire;
also, Capt. Simon Adams's co.. Col. John CoUer's regt.. Gen. Fellows's brigade;
enlisted Oct. 13, 1781; discharged Oct. 20, 1781; service, 12 days, including 4
days (84 miles) travel home ; company ordered out by Col. John Ashley on the
alarm at the Northward of Oct. 13, 1781.

Huxley, John, Great Barrington. Descriptive list dated Lenox, Aug. 20, 1781, of
men raised in Berkshire Co., agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, and delivered
to William Walker, Superintendent for said county; Lieut. Person's co.. Col.
Ashley's regt.; age, 40 yrs. ; stature, 6 ft.; complexion, sandy; hair, light;
occupation, laborer; residence. Great Barrington; enlisted for town of Great
Barrington ; enlistment, during war ; reported receipted for by Mr. Bliss.

Huxly, Dan. Private, Lieut. Eli Hermon's co., Col. John Brown's (Berkshire Co.)
regt. ; enlisted June 30, 1777 ; discharged July 27, 1777 ; service, 28 days ; mile-
age home (120 miles) allowed ; company marched to Fort Ann, N. Y.

HuYDER, Caleb. Collier and Woodcutter; return of rations allowed in Quartermaster
General's department, dated Fishkill, Oct. 14, 1781 ; reported drafted from Massa-
chusetts levies.

HuYDER, Nathan. Collier and Woodcutter; return of rations allowed in Quarter-
master General's department, dated Fishkill, Oct. 14, 1781 ; reported drafted from
Massachusetts levies.

Huzsa, James. Private, Capt. Jeremiah Miller's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt.;
muster roll for June, 1781, dated Camp Phillipsborough ; enlisted March 30, 1781 ;
enlistment, 3 years ; reported with forage master.



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Huzza, James. Descriptive list of men raised in Hampshire Co. to serve in the Conti-
nental Army, as returned by Noah Goodman, Superintendent for said county;
age, 34 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in. ; complexion, black ; hair, black ; occupation,
farmer; engaged for town of Conway; engaged March 30, 1781; term, 3 years;
also, Private, Capt. Jeremiah Miller's co.. Col. Joseph Vose's (1st) regt. ; muster
roll for Sept., 1781; enlisted March 30, 1781; enlistment, 3 years; reported with
forage master.

Huzza, Jonathan. Private, Capt. Ezra Whipple's co.. Col. Benjamin Simonds's
(Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted Oct. 14, 1780; discharged Oct. 19, 1780; service,
5 days; company marched to Castleton by order of Gen. Fellows on an alarm;
also, Capt. Levi Brown's co., of Adams, Col. Asa Barnes's regt. ; enlisted Oct. 30,
1781 ; discharged Nov. 7, 1781 ; service, 9 days ; company detached on the alarm
of Oct. 30, 1781, and joined army under Gen. Stark at Saratoga.

Huzzey, James, New Marlborough. Order on Maj. Barber for cartridge boxes, dated
Cambridge, June 24, 1775; said boxes later receipted for by Capt. Moses Harvey;
o^so. Private, Capt. Moses Harvey's co.. Col. Jonathan Brewer's regt.; muster
roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted June 8, 1775; service, 1 mo. 1 week; also, com-
pany return [probably Oct., 1775] ; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent
in money dated Cambridge, Oct. 26, 1775.

Huzzi, James. Receipt certified at Conway, April 19, 1781, by the Selectmen, for
bounties paid said Huzzi and others by the town of Conway to serve in the Con-
tinental Army for the term of 3 years, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780.

Htam, Richard. Matross, Capt. Donnell's co., Col. John Crane's (Artillery) regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 4, 1777, to April 15, 1777 ;
reported "Appointed to Comm'd Gallay" April 15, 1777.

Htah, William. List of men mustered by Nathaniel Barber, Muster Master for Suffolk
Co., dated Boston, Jan. 8, 1777; Maj. Stevens's (Artillery) battalion.

Hyams, . [This name appears under the form of Hyam, Hyram.]

Hyde, . [This name also appears under the form of Hid, Hide, Hides, Hydes.]

Hyde, Amos. Private, Capt. Amariah Fuller's (Newtown) co., Col. Thatcher's regt.;
service, 5 days ; company called out March 4, 1776. Roll sworn to at Watertown.

Hyde, Andrew. Private, Capt. Charles Dibble's co.. Col. Rosseter's (3d Berkshire Co.)
regt.; enlisted Oct. 14, 1780 ; dischargedOct. 17, 1780; service, 3 days ; mileage out
and home (80 miles) allowed ; company marched on the alarm at the Northward
of Oct. 14, 1780.

Hyde, Caleb, Lenox. Captain, Col. James Easton's regt. ; marched May 10, 1775 ;
service, 5 days ; travel (144 miles) allowed ; company marched from Lenox on an
alarm at Ticonderoga; also, 2d Major, Col. Benjamin Simons's (2d Berkshire
Co.) regt. of Mass. militia; list of officers; commissioned Aug. 30, 1775; also,
Major; list of members of committees appointed to raise men for New York and
Canada, showing commissions delivered them ; said Hyde reported as belonging
to committee for Berkshire Co. ; also, official record of a ballot by the House of
Representatives, dated Jan. 30, 1776; said Hyde chosen 2d Major, Col. Benjamin
Symonds's (2d Berkshire Co.) regt. of Mass. militia; appointment concurred in
by Council Feb. 7, 1776; reported commissioned Feb. 7, 1776; also, Major, Col.
Benjamin Simonds's regt.; muster roll dated Camp at Ticonderoga, Feb. 25,
1777; appointed Dec. 16, 1776; a^so, Col. Benjamin Simonds's detachment; re-
turn dated Sheffield, May 1, 1777, signed by Brig. Gen. John Fellows, of a detach-
ment made from said Fellows's (Berkshire Co.) brigade to reinforce the Contmental
Army, agreeable to order of General Court, and which marched the beginning of
Jan. [1777] ; also, official record of a ballot by the House of Representatives,
dated April 4, 1777 ; said Hyde chosen 1st Major, Col. John Brown's (3d Berk-



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Htde, Caleb, continued.

shire Co.) regt. of Mass. militia; appointment concurred in by Council April 4,
1777 ; reported commissioned April 4, 1777 ; also, official record of a ballot by the
House of Representatives, dated Feb. 5, 1778; said Hyde chosen Lieutenant
Colonel, 3d Berkshire Co. regt. of Mass. militia, in place of David llossiter who
was elected Colonel ; appointment concurred in by Council Feb. 6, 1778 ; reported
commissioned Feb. 5, 1778; also, Lieutenant Colonel, Col. David Rosseter's de-
tachment of militia; appointed Oct. 12, 1781; discharged Oct. 24, 1781; service,
13 days ; travel (200 miles) out and home allowed ; detachment raised by order of
Brig. Gen. John Fellows to reinforce army under Gen. Stark at Saratoga; roll
dated Pittsfield.

Htde, Charles, Lenox. Receipt dated Lenox, March 15, 1781, for bounty paid said
Hyde by Janna Churchill to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 3
years; also, descriptive list dated Lenox, Aug. 20, 1781, of men raised in Berk-
shire Co., agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, and delivered to William Walker,
Superintendent for said county; Lieut. Foster's co.. Col. Rossiter's regt. ; age, 17
yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in.; complexion, light; hair, light; occupation, laborer;
residence, Lenox; enlisted for town of Lenox; enlistment, 3 years; reported
receipted for by Capt. Smith.

Hyde, Daniel. Sergeant, Capt. Amariah Fuller's (Newtown) co.. Col. Thatcher's

regt.; service, 5 days; company called out March 4, 1776. Roll sworn to at

Watertown.
Hyde, Gekshom. Capt. Phineas Cook's co., Lieut. Col. William Bond's (late Col.

Gardner's) regt. ; order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Prospect

Hill, Dec. 26, 1775.
Hyde, James. Private, Capt. Nathan Watkins's co.. Col. Edmund Phinney's regt.;

muster roll dated Garrison at Fort George, Dec. 8, 1776; enlisted Feb. 25, 1776 ;

reported died Aug. 4, 1776.

Hyde, John, Sturbridge. Private, Capt. Adam Martin's co.. Col. Ebenezer Learned's
regt.; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 27, 1775; service, 3 mos.
12 days.

Hyde, John. Private, Capt. Zenas Wheeler's co.. Col. John Ashly's (Berkshire Co.)
' regt. ; enlisted July 8, 1777 ; discharged Aug. 15, 1777 ; service, 39 days ; company
marched to Fort Edward, N. Y., and received pay at Albany.

Hyde, John. Corporal, Lieut. Eleazer Taylor's co.. Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire
Co.) regt.; enlisted Aug. 17, 1777; discharged Aug. 20, 1777; service, 4 days;
company marched to Pittsfield on an alarm at Bennington.

Hyde, John. Sergeant, Capt. John Collar's co., Col. John Ashley's (Berkshire Co.)
regt.; enlisted Oct. 14, 1780; discharged Oct. 16, 1780; service, 6 days, including
travel (3 days) home; company ordered out by Gen. Fellows on an alarm in
Berkshire.

Hyde, John. Pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of New Marlborough for
service in the Continental Army during 1780 ; marched to camp July 2, 1780 ; dis-
charged Nov. 8, 1780 ; service, 4 mos. 15 days, including travel (170 miles) home.

Hyde, John. Lieutenant, Capt. Daniel Taylor's co., Lieut. Col. John Collar's (Berk-
shire Co.) regt. ; engaged Oct. 13, 1781 ; discharged Oct. 20, 1781 ; service, 12 days,
including 4 days (84 miles) travel home; company marched by order of Col.
John Ashley on an alarm at the Northward.

Hyde, Joseph, Southwick. Private, Capt. Lebbeus Ball's co.. Col. Timothy Daniel-
» son's regt.; company return dated Camp at Roxbury, Oct. 6, 1775; also, Capt.
Samuel Sloper's co.. Col. Israel Chapin's (3d) regt.; enlisted Nov. 5, 1779; dis-
charged Nov. 22, 1779 ; service, 22 days, at Claverack, including 5 days ( 100 miles)
travel home ; regiment raised to reinforce Continental Army for 3 months.



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Hyde, Josiah. Private, Capt. Thomas "Whipple's co., Col. Abijah Stearns's regt. ;
enlisted March 30, 1778; service to July 2, 1778, 3 mos. 3 days, guarding troopa
of convention; mileage (91 miles) allowed. Roll sworn to in Worcester Co.

Hyde, Lee, Norwich. Private, Capt. Nathan Peters's co.. Col. Timothy Danielson's
regt. ; company return dated Oct. 6, 1775.

Hyde, Lemuel. Private, Capt. John Banister's co., Col. JobCushing's regt. ; enlisted
Sept. 7, 1777; discharged Nov. 29, 1777; service, 3 mos. 2 days, with Northern
army, including 9 days (180 miles) travel home.

Hyde, Noah. Corporal, Capt. Amariah Fuller's (Newtown) co., Col. Thatcher's regt.;
service, 5 days ; company called out March 4, 1776. Roll sworn to at Watertown.

Hyde, Samuel. Private, Capt. John Banister's co.. Col. Job Cushing's regt. ; enlisted
Sept. 7, 1777; discharged Nov. 29, 1777; service, 3 mos. 2 days, in Northern de-
partment, including 9 days (180 miles) travel home.

Hyde, Simon, Bedford. Order dated Boston, July 1, 1776, signed by said Hyde and
others belonging to Maj. Swan's co.. Col. Crafts's regt., for advance pay, blanket
money, etc.; also, Gunner, Capt. James Swan's (1st) co.. Col. Thomas Crafts's
(Artillery) regt. ; service from Aug. 1, 1776, to Nov. 1, 1776, 3 mos. ; also, Bom-
bardier, same co. and regt.; service from Nov. 1, 1776, to Dec. 1, 1776, 1 mo.;
roll dated Boston; also. Bombardier, Capt. Philip Marett's (1st) co.,Col. Thomas
Crafts's (Artillery) regt.; service from Dec. 1, 1776, to May 8, 1777,5 mos. 7
days.

Hyde, Simon, Boston. Corporal, Capt. Elias Parkman's detachment; engaged Julj'
2, 1778 ; discharged July 17, 1778 ; service, 15 days ; detachment drafted to serve
as guards ; also. Sergeant, Capt. Nathaniel Belcher's co., Col. Nathaniel Wade's
regt. ; enlisted July 2i, 1778 ; service at Rhode Island ; enlistment to expire Jan.
1, 1779; also, 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 9,
1780; age, 37 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 5 in.; complexion, fresh; engaged for town of
Boston; arrived at Springfield July 8, 1780; marched to camp July 9, 1780, under
command of Lieut. Jackson, of the artillery; also, Matross, Col. Crane's regt.;
pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Boston for service in the Con-
tinental Army during 1780; marched July 2, 1780; discharged Dec. 30, 1780;
service, 6 mos. 10 days, travel (10 days) included; also, 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 dischai-ged, and
who had received bounty and mileage due them of said Col. Procter; Lieut.
Cook's CO. ; age, 37 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ; complexion, light.

Hyde, Simon. Company receipt dated Chelmsford, April 19, 1776, for wages for ser-
vice from Feb. 5, 1776, to April 1, 1776, in Capt. John Ford's co.. Col. Roberson's
(Robinson's) regt.

Hyde, Simon. Enlistment agreement dated May 28, 1778, signed by said Hyde and
others, engaging themselves to serve in the Continental Army for the term of
9 months from the time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable to resolve of April
20, 1778.

Hyde, Theophilus, ShetHeld. Private, Capt. Samuel Warner's co.. Col. John Brown's
(Berkshire Co.) regt.; enlisted July 18, 1780; discharged Oct. 23, 1780; service,
3 mos. 13 days, travel (130 miles) included; also, receipt dated Sheffield, Dec. 29,
1780, for bounty paid said Hyde by Gen. John Fellows, on behalf of a class of the
town of Sheffield, to serve in the Continental Army during the war; also, descrip-
tive list dated Lenox, Aug. 20, 1781, of men raised in Berkshire Co., agreeable to
resolve of Dec. 2, 1780, and delivered to William Walker, Superintendent for said



598 MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

Hyde, Theophilus, continued.

county ; Capt. Spoor's co., Col. Ashley's regt. ; age, 26 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 6 in. ;
complexion, dark; hair, black; occupation, laborer; residence, Sheffield; enlisted
for town of Sheffield ; enlistment, during war ; reported receipted for by Maj. Ash-
ley ; also, Sergeant, Capt. Ebenezer Smith's (7th) co., Col. Michael Jackson's
(8th) regt. ; muster roll for April, 1783.

Hyde, Thomas L., Lebanon, Conn. Capt. James Ilorton's co.. Col. Baldwin's regt.
of artificers ; copy of a company return dated July 20, 1780 ; engaged Feb. 20,
1778; term, 3 years; company reported as belonging to Connecticut.

Htdek, . [This name appears under the form of Huyder.]

Htdes, Lee. Capt. Nathan Peters's co.. Col. Timothy Danielson's regt. ; order for
bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Nov. 20, 1775.

Hydes, Samuel. Private, Capt. David Cowden's co., 4th Hampshire Co. regt.;
marched Aug. 17, 1777; discharged Aug. 20, 1777; service, 6 days, including 60
miles travel home ; company marched under command of Lieut. Col. Ruggles
Woodbridge on an alarm at Bennington Aug. 17, 1777.

Hye, Nicholas. Seaman, sloop " Machias Liberty," commanded by Capt. Jeremiah
Obrien; engaged July 8, 1776; discharged Oct. 15, 1776; service, 3 mos. 7 days.

Hyek, Godfrey. Receipt dated Milford, Dec. 31, 1781, for bounties paid said Hyer
and others by the Selectmen to serve in the Continental Army for the term of

1 year, also an obligation given them for £4 per month, each, for 2 years more, if
they were not relieved ; also, descriptive list of men raised in Worcester Co. to
serve in the Continental Army, agreeable to resolve of Dec. 2. 1780, as returned
by Seth Washburn, Superintendent; age, 17 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 7 in. ; complexion,
dark ; occupation, farmer ; engaged for town of Charlton ; engaged Dec. 15, 1781 ;
term, 3 years.

Hyer, Jacob. Private, Capt. James Gregg's co., Col. Goose Van Schaick's (1st New
York) regt.; muster rolls for Jan.-April, 1781, dated West Point; enlistment,
during war.

Hyer, John. Petition dated Boston, April 1, 1778, signed by Daniel Martin, in behalf
of himself and others, of Boston, asking that said Hyer be commissioned as com-
mander of the schooner "Lee" (privateer) ; ordered in Council April 13, 1778,
that a commission be issued.

Hyers, . [This name appears under the form of Highers, Hyer.]

Hyland, . [This name also appears under the form of Heland, Helins, Hellens,

Highland, Hiland, Hylon.]

Hyland, Abner. Private, Capt. Joseph Cliffs co., Col. Josiah Whitney's regt.;
marched July 29, 1778 ; discharged Sept. 13, 1778 ; service, 1 mo. 19 days ; com-
pany raised in Plymouth Co. and marched to Rhode Island.

Hyland, Amasa. Private, Capt. Hayward Peirce's co.. Col. Jeremiah Hall's regt.:
marched Jan. 2, 1777 ; service, 2 mos. 10 days ; company raised in Scituate and
Hanover for service at Bristol, R. I. ; also, Capt. Joseph Cliffs co., Col. Josiah
Whitney's regt.; marched July 29, 1778; discharged Sept. 13, 1778; service, 1
mo. 19 days ; company raised in Plymouth Co. and marched to Rhode Island ;
a/50, descriptive list of men raised in Plymouth Co. in 1779 to serve in the Conti-
nental Army; age, 19 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 4 in.; complexion, light; engaged for
town of Scituate; delivered to Ensign E. White.

Hyland, Benjamin, Scituate. Private, Capt. Samuel Stockbridge's co., Gen. John
Thomas's regt. ; muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted May 10, 1775; service,

2 mos., 3 weeks, 6 days; also, company return dated Oct. 7, 1775; also, order for
bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Jan. 5, 1776.



IN THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION. 599

Htland, Benjamin. Seaman, brigantine "Hawke," commanded by Capt. Jonathan
Oakes; engaged May 3, 1777; service, 1 mo., with the fleet under Commodore
John Manley. Roll sworn to in Middlesex Co.

Htland, Benjamin, Jr., Scituate. Private, Capt. Ensign Otis's co., called "Royal
Americans of the Town of Scituate," which marched probably on the alarm of
April 19, 1775; service, 3 days, under direction of field officers of 2d Plymouth
Co. regt.

Htland, Samuel. Private, Capt. Hayward Peirce's co., Col. Jeremiah Hall's regt. ;
marched Dec. 10, 1776 ; service, 3 mos. 2 days ; company raised in Scituate and
Hanover for service at Bristol, R. I. ; also, descriptive list of men raised in Plym-
outh Co. in 1779 to serve in the Continental Armj' ; age, 21 yrs. ; stature, 5 ft. 9
in. ; complexion, dark ; engaged for town of Scituate ; delivered to Ensign E.
White.

Htland, William. Capt. Nathaniel Winslow's co., Gen. John Thomas's regt. ; order
for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Roxbury, Dec. 18, 1775; also,
Private, Capt. Hayward Peirce's co.. Col. Theophilus Cotton's regt. ; drafted Sept.
25, 1777; discharged Oct. 28, 1777; service, 1 mo. 6 days, including travel home;
company drafted from Scituate and Hanover and ordered to march to Tiverton,
R. I., on a secret expedition; also, Capt. Joseph Clift's co., Col. Josiah Whit-
ney's regt. ; marched July 29, 1778; discharged Sept. 13, 1778; service, 1 mo. 19
days ; company raised in Plymouth Co. and marched to Rhode Island ; also, de-
scriptive list of men raised in Plymouth Co. in 1779 to serve in the Continental
Army; age, 26 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 10 in.; complexion, light; engaged for town
of Scituate ; delivered to Lieut. S. Benjamin.

Htler, . [This name also appears under the form of Heler, Hiler.]

Htlek, Anselm, Boston. List of men raised by the town of Boston to serve in the
Continental Army for the term of 9 months, certified by J. Hatch, Colonel of
Boston regt., at Boston, May 26, 1778, as delivered to Maj. Thomas Cogswell, of
Col. Joseph Vose's regt.; Col. Hatch's regt. ; age, 17 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 10 in.;
complexion, dark; hair, black; eyes, gray; residence, Boston; endorsement on
list, dated Roxbury, May 27, 1778, signed by Col. Joseph Vose, states that the
men in question were to be receipted for to Gen. Warner at Fishkill; also, list of
men raised in Suffolk Co. to serve in the Continental Army for the term of 9
months from the time of their arrival at Fishkill, agreeable to resolve of April 20,
1778, as returned by Stephen Badlam, Superintendent for Suffolk Co., dated
Dorchester, June 29, 1778; conducted to camp by Maj. Thomas Cogswell, of Col.
Vose's regt.; also, list of men returned as mustered by Henry Rutgers, Jr.,
Deputy Muster Master, dated Fishkill, Aug. 1, 1778; engaged for town of Boston;
arrived at Fishkill June 18, 1778; reported a prisoner of war and rejected
accordingly.

Htler, William, Reading. Private, Capt. Samuel Sprague's (9th) co., Lieut. Col.
Loanimi Baldwin's 37th (also given 38th) regt.; pay abstract for Aug., 1775,
dated Camp at Chelsea; wages allowed said Hyler from Aug. 22, 1775; also,
company return dated Camp at Chelsea, Oct. 2, 1775; enlisted Aug. 23, 1775;
also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Camp at Chelsea,
Dec. 30, 1775; also, Private, Capt. Richard Dodge's co.. Col. Loammi Baldwin's
(26th) regt. J return for advance pay for Jan., 1776, etc.; also, pay abstract for
April, 1776.

Htlltard, Joseph. Private, Capt. Simon Larned's co., Col. William Shepard's (4th)
regt.; muster roll for June, 1781; enlisted Feb. 3, 1781; enlistment, 3 years; re-
ported with the Commissary General.

Htlon, Samuel. Private, Capt. Amos Turner's co., Col. John Cushing's regt.; en-
listed Sept. 23, 1776; service, 1 rao. 28 days, at Rhode Island. Roll dated
Newport.



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Htnds, Benjamin. Private, Capt. Thomas Barns's (Light Infantry) co., Col. Thomas
Nixon's (6th) regt. ; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 12,
1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; credited to town of Shrewsbury; also, Capt. Adam
Wheeler's co.. Col. Nixon's (5th) regt. ; return of men who were in camp on or
before Aug. 15, 1777, and who had not been absent subsequently except on fur-
lough, dated Soldier's Fortune, Feb. 15, 1779, and sworn to at Camp near Peeks-
kill; reported enlisted Feb. 12, 1777; also, Capt. Barns's (Light Infantry) co..
Col. Nixon's regt.; pay rolls for June-Oct., 1779; also, Light Infantry co., Col.
Thomas Nixon's (6th) regt. ; pay rolls for Nov. and Dec, 1779.

Hynds, Ebenezeh. Private, Lieut. Col. Nixon's (4th) regt.; return of men who en-
gaged for the month of Jan., 1777, dated Springfield, Jan. 25, 1777.

Htnds, Jesse. Pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Greenwich for service
in the Continental Army during 1780; marched July 17, 1780; discharged Dec.
24, 1780; service, 5 mos. 15 days, travel (150 miles) included.

Htnes, Ebenezer, Salem. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army
from 1st Essex Co. regt. [year not given] ; residence, Salem ; engaged for town
of Salem ; joined Capt. Winship's co.. Col. Putnam's regt. ; term, 3 years or dur-
ing war.

Htnes, Nathaniel, Upton. List of men raised for the 6 months service and returned
by Brig. Gen. Paterson as having passed muster in a return dated Camp Toto-
way, Oct. 25, 1780. [See Nathaniel Keyes.]

Htnes, Oren, Northbridge. 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. [See Oren Keyes.]

Htnes, Richard. Pay roll for 6 months men raised by the town of Buckland for ser-
vice in the Continental Army during 1780; marched July 1, 1780; discharged
Dec. 5, 1780; service, 5 mos. 14 days, including travel (180 miles) home.

Htnes, Samuel. Private, Capt. Nathaniel Heath's detachment. Col. Thomas Crafts's



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