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Subject: [GAMEL-L] Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the Revolution (17 Vols.)
Date: Fri, 13 Nov 1998 03:42:08 EST


This is what I found today. Hope this helps someone.
Nancy

Full Context of Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the
Revolution
(17 Vols.)

Volume 6
page 246
Gammell, William, Concord. Capt. Abishai Brown's co., Col. John Nixon's (5th)
regt.; order for advance pay dated Cambridge, June 10, 1775; signed by said
Gammell and others; also, Private, same co. and regt.; muster roll dated Aug.
1, 1775; enlisted April 27, 1775; service, 3 mos. 12 days; also, company
return dated Sept. 30, 1775; also, Capt. Zachariah Fitch's co., Col. Samuel
Brewer's regt.; service from Aug. 23, 1776, to Sept. 30, 1776, 1 mo. 9 days.

Volume 6
page 245
[p.245] Gamboll, George. Private, Capt. Asa Coburn's (Light Infantry) co.,
Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt.; muster roll for Jan., 1782, dated York
Hutts; reported transferred from Capt. Mills's co., Jan. 1, 1782.

Volume 6
page 243
Gambel, George, Plymouth. Return of men raised to serve in the Continental
Army from Capt. Sylvanus Harlow's co., dated Plymouth, Feb. 21, 1777;
residence, Plymouth; engaged for town of Plymouth; joined Capt. George
Donham's co., Col. Baley's regt.; term, 3 years; also, list of men mustered by
James Hatch, Muster Master for Plymouth Co. [year not given]; Col. Bradford's
(also given Col. Alden's) regt.; age, 17 yrs.; enlisted by Capt. Warren;
reported received Continental bounty

Volume 6
page 244
[p.244] Gambell, Joseph. Fifer, Capt. Joseph Killam's co., Col. Rufus Putnam's
(5th) regt.; muster rolls for Jan.-April, 1781, sworn to in Garrison at West
Point.

Volume 6
page 244
Gamble, John. Private, in a detachment of Capt. Daniel Grout's co. commanded
by Lieut. Thomas Parker, Col. John Rand's regt.; enlisted July 24, 1780;
discharged Oct 9, 1780, at West Point; service, 2 mos. 24 days, travel
included; company marched to Claverack; regiment raised for 3 months; roll
sworn to in Worcester Co.; 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; Capt. Bemiss's co., Col. Washburn's
regt.; age, 18 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 8 in.; complexion, light; occupation,
farmer; engaged Jan. 12, 1781; engaged for town of Spencer; term, 3 years.

Volume 6
page 244
Gamble, George, Plymouth. Private, 3d co., Col. Brooks's regt.; Continental
Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 7, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt.
Benjamin Warren's co., Col. Ichabod Alden's battalion; return dated Albany,
Jan. 12, 1778; residence, Plymouth; enlisted for town of Plymouth; mustered by
Capt. James Hatch and by a Continental Muster Master; also, Capt. Benjamin
Warren's co., (late) Col. alden's regt.; return of men in camp before Aug. 15,
1777, certified at Cherry Valley, Feb. 24, 1779; also, Capt. Asa Coburn's
(Light Infantry) co., (late) Col. Iehabod Alden's (6th) regt.; muster roll for
March and April, 1779, dated Fort Harkimer; also, Capt. Benjamin Warren's co.,
Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt.; muster rolls for Feb.-May, 1781, dated
West Point; reported in “spyeboat” in Feb. and March, 1781; also, Capt.
William Mills's co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt.; muster rolls for
July-Sept., 1781; reported on command with boats in July, 1781; also, muster
rolls for Oct., 1781-Jan., 1782, dated York Hutts; enlistment, during war;
reported transferred to Light Infantry Jan. 1, 1782; also, Capt. Asa Coburn's
(Light Infantry) co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt.; muster roll for
Feb., 1782, dated York Hutts.

Volume 6
page 244
Gamble, Joseph, Worcester. Private, Capt. Joshua Benson's co., Col. Rufus
Putnam's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from April 2, 1777,
to Dec. 31, 1779; also, Capt. Benson's co., Col. Putnam's (4th) regt.; return
dated Albany, Feb. -, 1778; residence, Worcester; enlisted for town of
Worcester; mustered by Mr. Newhall; also, Fifer, Capt. Benson's co., Col.
Putnam's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780,
to Dec. 31, 1780; also, descriptive list dated West Point, Jan. 10, 1781;
Capt. Killam's co., Col. Putnam's (5th) regt.; age, 19 yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 6
in.; complexion, light; hair, dark; eyes, gray; residence, Worcester; enlisted
April 1, 1777, as Fifer by Sergt. Bragg; enlistment, during war.

Volume 6
page 244
Gambo, Peter. Seaman, ship “Protector,” commanded by Capt. John Foster
Williams; engaged May 3, 1780; discharged Aug. 17, 1780; service, 3 mos. 14
days.

Volume 6
page 244
Gambol, George, Plymouth. Private, Capt. Coburn's co., Col. Brooks's regt.;
Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1780, to Dec. 31, 1780;
also, Capt. Benjamin Warren's co., Lieut, Col. John Brooks's (7th) regt;
muster roll for June, 1781; reported on command with boats; also, descriptive
list dated Feb. 20, 1782; Light Infantry co., Lieut. Col. John Brooks's (7th)
regt.; age, 23 (also given 22 and 24) yrs.; stature, 5 ft. 9 (also given 5 ft.
7 and 5 ft. 8) in.; complexion, light; hair, light; occupation, baker (also
given seaman); birthplace, Plymouth; residence, Plymouth; enlisted by Capt.
Coburn April - (also given March -), 1779; enlistment, during war; also, Light
Infantry co., Lient. Col. John Brooks's regt.; list of men court-martialled
subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781; said Gambol tried May 11 [year not given], by
general court-martial, Col. Jackson, President, on charge of disobeying and
opposing an officer; sentence, 100 lashes; also, same co. and regt.; list of
men discharged subsequent to Jan. 1, 1781; discharged June 9, 1783, by Gen.
Washington, term of enlistment having expired.

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