Three Rivers
History From America's Most Famous Valleys

Documents Relating to The
Colonial History of the
State of New York
Edited by Berthold Fernow
Volume XV.
State Archives, Vol. I
Albany N.Y.
Wood Parsons and Company, Printers, 1887

FOURTEENTH REGIMENT - (Hoosack and Schaghtecooke).

Colonel: John Knickerbocker.
Lt. Colonel: Daniel Bratt.
1st Major: Dirck Van Veghten.
2d Major: John Van Rensselaer.
Adjutant: Charles H. Toll.
Qr. Master: Ignatz Kip.

1st Company,
Capt., Hendrick Vanderhoot
1st Lt., Sam'1 Ketcham
2d Lt., Nath'l Ford
Ens'n, Jacob Hallenbeck

2d Company.
Capt., Walter N. Groesbeck
1st Lieut., Wynant Van Den Bergh
2d Lieut. Peter Davenport
Ens'n, Jacob Yates.

3d Company.
Capt., John Ja's Bleecker
1st Lt., John Snyder
2d Lt., Mathew DeGarmo
Ens'n, Stephen Thorn

4th Company.
Capt., Lewis Van Woert
1st Lt., John Schouten
2d do Joseph Boyce
Ens'n, John Morrel

5th Company.
Capt., Fenner Palmer
1st Lieut., John Johnson
2d Lieut., James Williamson,
Ens'n, Jonathan Davis

6th Company.
Capt., Daniel B. Bratt
1st Lt., Michael Lampman
2d Lt., Isaac Lansingh
Ensign, Francis Hogal

7th Company.
Capt., -- Van Rensselaer
1st Lt., Michael Ryan
2d Lt., -- --
Ens'n, Peter Hartwell

Minute Company.
Capt., John Ja's Bleecker
1st Lieut., William Thorne
2d do Thomas Hicks
Ena'n, Jonathan Rowland

Changes in the Regiment.
June 28, 1778.

Peter Yates, Colonel, vice John Knickerbacker.
John Van Rensselaer, Lieut. Colonel.
John W. Groesbeck, 1st Major.
Jacob Van Valkenburgh, Adjutant.
Abr'm Vielle, Qr. Mr.
Peter Devanport, 1st Lieut., Groesheck's Co.
Jacob Yates, 2d Lieut., Groesheck's Co.
Stephen Vielle, Ensign, Groesheck's Co.
Garret Teunis Bradt, Captain of the Company where he resides.
Mathew Brewer, 1st Lieut.
Henry Bress, 2d Lieut.
John Van Wormer, Ensign.
Thomas Brown, Captain.
Jacob Van Ness, 1st Lieut.
Eldert Fonda, 2d Lieut.
Gamaliel Waldo, Ensign.
Nath'l Ford, 1st Lieut., Vanderhoff's Co.
Jacob Hallenbeck, 2d Lieut.
Simon Vandereook, Ensign.
James Hadlock, Captain.
Joel Abbot, 1st Lieut.
John Ryne, 2d Lieut.
Samuel Shipman, Ensign.
Cornelius Wilsey, Captain.
Abney Van Amy, 1st Lieut.
Ezekiel Halstead, 2d Lieut.
John Harvey, Ensign.
Mathew de Garmo, Captain.
Jesse Toll, 1st Lieut.
Oliver Rowland, 2d Leiut.
Jacob Van Wormer, Ensign.

March 4, 1780.

Jacob Yates, Captain, vice Groesbeck, declined.
Job's B. Bradt, 1st Lieut., vice Devanport, resigned and reduced to the ranks.
Richard Devanport, 2d Lieut., vice Yates promoted.
Job's Van Antwerp, Ensign.
Peter Marten, 1st Lieut., de Garmo's Co., vice Toll resigned and reduced to the ranks.
Jacob Van Wormer, 2d Lieut., vice Rowland, declined.
Joseph Gaford, Ensign
Wm. Brace, 2d Lieut., Hadlock's Co., vice Byne, declined.
John Palmer, Ensign, vice Shipman, declined.
Stevannes Vielle, Qr. Mr.

July 24,1782.

Charges preferred against Colonel Tales by Elisha Lovelace, for mal-conduct as Colonel, and as Supervisor and Assessor of his district.

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