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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
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The New York Line

First Regiment

MUSTER ROLL of Captain John B. Wendell's Company, in the First Battalion of New York forces in the Service of the United States, commanded by Colonel Goose van Schaick. (A. P. 24-238.)

Commissioned...
November 21, 1776, Captain John H. Wendell, on command to Albany.
1st Lieut. Addiel Sherwood, on command to Schenectady.
2d Lieut. Christopher Muller.

Ensign Jeremiah C. Muller.

APPOINTED SERGEANTS:
William Orr
Ab'm De Freest
1777, July 4th, Isaac Isaacs
John Duncan (Taken pris'r Mar, 191779).

APPOINTED CORPORALS :
Peter Gasper
James Parker
James White (On com'nd at Schenect'y).
James Atkinson
George Hosmer (Dec'd 15th Jan'y, 1778).

FIFE:

Rich'd Jas. Parker
ENLISTED PRIVATES :
James Atkinson (Prom'd Corp'l Jan'y 17, '78).
Francis Acklin

1776. Decbr 4th, John Butler (Sick Gen'l Hosp'l, Albany).
Eph'm Blacker

1777. May 11, John Backus
Aug 30, George Backus
John Ch. Bidner

1778. Feb'y 13, Elnathan Baker
Hendr'k Carman

1770, Decbr 5, Bob't Cahel (On Com'd Gen'l Hosp'l, Schenectady).

1777, Feb'y 17, Peter Clapper
Jan'y 18, Jacob Chase
Jan'y 21, Patrick Cronkite
Anthony Crowder

1776, Decbr 27, John Decker
John Fullerton
George Fulmer
Benj'n Goodale (On com'd Genl. Schuyler's guard).
Sam'1 Garret

1777, Octbr 16, Peter Gardiner
John Casper Gilbert
Tho's Hattis
Alex'r Jamison
Will'm Kincaid
Patrick Kelly

1777, Apr 21, Isaac Morris (On com'd Gen'l Schuyler's Guard).
Apr 30, W'm McManus
Hoseea McFarlin

1777, Febr 9, Fred'k Roper (On com'd at Schenectady).
Jotham Prindle
James Reyring (On com'd at Schenect'y).

1777, Jan'y 13, Danl. Bankin (Do with Col. V. Schaick).
Chris'n Rudolph
Martin Boes
Samuel Sudlow
Hend'k Shirts
John Sager

1777, George Van Beuren
John Wyatt (On com'd Genl. Schuyler's Guard).
Tho's Welch

1777, Decbr 28, Rich'd Whalen
Mich'l Wilson
Wm. Wederwex
Abr'm Van Alstine (Deserted Jan'y).
Jacob Snider do
Nath'l Reed (Died in captivity Nov. 20, 1777).

Saratoga, Febr 26, 1778, mustered then Capt. John H. Wendell's Company, as specified in the above Roll.
RICHARD LUSH, Dep'y M. M.

EIGHTH COMPANY.

Veeder, Gerrit, Captain, Nov 21, '76; according to List of Military Committe, but not on Mil. Register.

Copp, John, Capt., Nov 21, '76; app'd Captain Dec. 12, '76, Corn. of Arrang't, resigned Mar 26, '79. M R

Young, Guy, Capt., app'd Sept 29,1780, vice John Copp, resigned July 14, '79. C. A.

Salsbury, Barent Staats, 1st Lt., Nov 21, '76; Capt. Lt., vice Gay Young, prom'd, July 14, '79; deranged Jan'y 1781. C. A. MR

Jaques, Asahel, 1st Lieut.,in the Company at the Battle of White Plains. A. P. 23-241. Ancram, Col. Co.

Van Valkenburgh, Lt., app'd Sept. 29, '80, vice B. S. Salisbury, prom'd, July 14, '79. C. A. See Finck's Co.

Snow, Ephraim, 2d Lieut., Nov 21, '76 1st Lieut Mar 26, '79; m. to Jan'y '82. A. P. 16-172. M R

Gilbert, Benj., Ensign, Nov 21, '76, Lieut. Apr 5, '81; must'd to Jan'y '82. M R

Fonda, John, Ens'n, app'd June 29, '81, vice Gilbert, prom'd. C. A.

McLane, (McClean), John, Ord'y Sergt., enl'd as Corporal, Nov 5, '76; Sergt, July 23, '77. MR A. P. 24-296. Albany, N. Y.

Lytle, Wm., Serg't, Oct 30, '76; war, Priv. Oct 17, '77, Serg't Apr 14, '78, Pris. Apr 17, '79; des'd May 23, '80. M R

Cook, John, sen'r, Sergt., Nov 11, '76; war, red'd to ranks July 23, '77, must'd to end of war or else - (deserted?) M R

Welch, Jno., Serg't, Nov 26, '76; war, Priv. Oct 17, '77, E. M R

Rynax, Wm., Sergt. Nov. 28, '76; war, --. M R

Gross, John, Corporal, enl'd Oct 80, '76; reduced to ranks Sept 30, '77, killed by Indians at Fort Schuyler July 23, 1779. A. P. 15-174. M R

Cotton, Dan'1, Corp'l, Nov 30, '76; war, 'miss'g on scout July 16, '77. M R .

Thomas, Ezekiel, Corp'l, Mar 29, '77; war, sergt., Oct. 18, '77, Priv. Mar 31, '81, E. M R

Killip, Alex., Mus'n, Oct 30, '76; war, Priv. Jan 22, '80. M R

Beebee, Ezra, Musician, Mar 10, '77; reduced July 13, '77, omitted June, Sept, '79. M R

Wheeler, Isaac, Mus'n, Jan'y 22, '80, E. . M R

PRIVATES.

Nesbitt, Joseph, Oct 3, '76; war, Corp'l, Oct, '77, Priv. June, '78, E. M R

Guthrie, (Guttrick), Christian, from Oct 25, 1776, to July 1, 1778; killed near Monmonth. MR A. P. 24-296. Connecticut.

Allen, John, enlisted Oct 30, '76; for the war, was in hospital at disbandment of the army in 1782. A. P. 18-124. M R

Jenninga, Luke, Oct 30, '76; war, des'd Decbr 18, '76. M R

Wright, Benj., Oct 30, '76 ; war, E. M R

Neime, Lem'l Jones, Nov 2, '76 ; war, Corp'l July, Sergt. Oct 18, '77, Pris. Jan'y 24, '78, Fife Major Oct, '78, Fifer Jan'y, '79. M R

Spear, Henry Fred., Nov 3, '76; war, des'd Nov 25, '76. M R

Baker, John, Nov 3,'76; w., deserted July 6, 78. M R

Nelson, Jon'n, Nov 3, '76 ; war, died Jan'y 22, '77. M R

Smith, Joseph, Nov 3, '76; war, des'd Oct 27, '77. M R

Tobin, Edw., Nov. 3,'76; war, Corp. Oct 18, '77, Priv. Mar 31,'79. MR

Frazier, Duncan, enl. Nov 8, '76; ruptured, on fatigue duty, 1779, discharged by Gen'l Wash'n from Corps of Invalids, April 23, 1782. C. 19, I, 168, Aa, 29. M R Laborer, Dnanesburgh, Albany Co.

Beers, David, Novbr 6, '76; died Aug 16, '77. M R

Wailen, Walter, Nov 7, '76 ; war, E. M R

Clement, Nich's, Nov 9, '76 ; war, must'd to end of war. M R

Lock, Phil., Nov 11, '76; war, des'd Nov 25, 1776. M R

Wood, Samuel, Nov 11, '76; war, des'd Nov 25, '76. M R

Crosson, Samuel, Nov 12, '76 ; war, must'd to end of war. M R

Bowen, John, Nov 13, '76; died Febr 16, '77. M R

Cook, John, (?) disabled by a bombshell at Yorktown, Sept, 1781; discharged by Gen'l Wash'n, Jan'y 3, 1782. C. 67, 203, Aa, 26. Laborer, Slaughters Ld'g, Orange Co.

Flin, Jno., Nov 15, '76; war, transf'd to Livingston's Reg't Aug. 25, '77. M R

Smith, Jno., Nov 15, '76; war, desd same day. M R

Brodbrook, Edw., Nov 16, '76; des'd April 6, '78. M R

Burns, Barney, Nov 16, '76; des'd Novbr 16, '76. M R

Copeland, Wm., Nov 16, '76; war, prisoner June 4, '79. M R

Cahill, John, Nov 17, '76; war, des'd Oct 10, '80. M R

Joseph, Reuben, Nov 24, '76; war, died Febr 23, '77. M R

Slingerlant, Peter, Nov 24, '76; war, died Febr 7, '77. M R

McEntire, Barney, Nov 26, '76 ; war. M R

Rose, John, Nov. 26, '76; war, des'd Oct 10, '80. M R

Button, Jas., Nov 26, '76; war, des'd June 11, '78. M R

Willagan, David, Nov 26, '76 ; war, died Febr 10, '77. M R

Dewit, Aaron, Nov 27, '76; war, died Febr 18, '77. M R

Cook, John, junr., Nov 28, '76; war, (deserted?) MR

Vedder, Aaron, Nov 28, '76 , war, died small pox at Schenectady Barracks, Jan'y 6, '78. MR

Hughes, Thomas, enlisted Nov 30, 1776, served until spring of 1782. A. P. 19-303. M R Broadalbin.

Jones, Wm., Decbr 4, 76; war, omt'd betw. June and Aug, '79. M R

Lighthall, John, Dec 5, '76; war, E. MR

Rivers, Joseph, Dec 5, '76; war, died Mar 25, '77. M R

Van der Bogart, Nich's, Dec 5, '76; war, Corp'l May 1, '79, E. M R

Young, Christ., Dec. 7, '76; war, E. as Corp'l. M R

McConnell, Wm., Dec 12, '76 ; war, E. M R

Reed, Thos., Dec. 12, '76; war, des'd May 17, '78. M R

Harrison, Phil., Decbr 16, '76 , war, died Aug 19, '77. M R

Lansing, Garret, Decbr 16, '76; war, des'd Jan'y 16, '77, j'd June 27, '77 ; died Aug. 15, '77; M R

Ackley, Joel, enl'd Dec 17, '76; war, mustered to end of war. M R

Went, Barent, Dec 18, '76; war, transf'd to Invalid Jan'y, '80. M R

Willet, John, Dec. 18, '76 ; war, des'd July 9, '78. M R

Donolly, James, enl. Jan'y 7, '77 ; disabled, tr. to C. of Invalids, discharged by Gen'l Wash'n Nov 8, 1782. C, 118, 144 1,166. MR N. Y. City.

Chatfield, David, Febr 9, '77 ; war. M R

Harris, George, Mar 2, '77 ; war, transf'd to 5th Penn'a Batt'n, Aug. 10, '78. M R

Broughton, Barth'w, Mar 4, '77; w., to end of war. M R

McCaully, Jas., Mar 4, '77; war, E. M R

O'Neal, James, Mar 4, '77; war, des'd Nov 5, 1780 M R.

McDaniel, (McDonald), Daniel, Mar 12, '77; war, disch'd with impaired eyesight from Corps of Invalids Nov. 2, '82. M R Albany City.

Van Benthuysen, Mart., Mar 13, '77; war, disch'd Nov 13, '78. M R

Widrig, (Witherick) George, enl'd Mch 19, '77; mustered to end of war. A. P. 17-305. M R Herkimer Co.

Bowen, Wessell, Mar 20, '77; des'd Aug 15, '77. M R

Moss, Ebenezer, Mar 30, '77; war, miss'g July 18, '77 ; j'd Mar 9, '78, omt'd Sept, '80. M R

Preston, Jonathan, enlisted March 28, 1777, Corp'l Oct 1, '77; war, fractured and lost his leg July, 1779 ; omt'd Sept, '80. 0. 14, 143, I, 215, Cc, 51. M R King's Distr, Columbia Co. Canaan, Col. Co.

Euker, Joseph, Mar 20, '77; war, mus'n, June 18, '77, Priv. May, '78, disch'd unfit for duty Aug. 21, '78. M R

Hazard, Raym'd, Mar 23, '77; war, des'd Nov 1, '77, returned Mar 8, '78, des'd Octbr 10, 80. M R

Horseford, Jesse, enl'd Mch 23, '77; disch'd as epileptic Aug, '82. C, 57. M R

Salabury, Jno., Mar 23, '77; war, E. M R

Service, Phi]., Apr 4, '77; war,--. M R

George, Rob't, Apr 9, '77; war, shot for desertion July 1, '77. M R

Bacon, Tamson, enl'd May 11, '77; Corp'l July 13, '77, serg't May 1, '79, taken prisoner at Fort Stanwix June 4, '79, must'd to end of war. A. P. 20-486. M R

Sullivan, Corn's, Oct 17, '77; war, des'd Pebr 10, '79. MR

Stiller, Jno., Nov. 16, '77; war, died Febr 16, '77. M R

McCoy, Wm., Nov 26, '77; war, --. M R

Cain, Abell, Decbr 5, '77; war, died Febr '79. M R

Cain, Henry, Dec 19, '77; war, prisoner July 23, '79. M R

Kevin, Jacob, Febr 5, '78 ; war, des'd Sept 9, '78. M R

Brown, Elislia, Mar 1, '78 ; deserted Mar 28, '81. M R

Parker, Elisha, Apr 6, '78 ; war, E. M R

Griffith, Barney, enl'd Nov 12, '78; taken prisoner July 23, '79, discharged from Corps of Invalids by Gen'l Wash'n April 10, 1782. I, 169. MR N, Y. City.

March, Eph'm, Dec 15, '78; --. M R

Mike, John, Fec 17, '78; des'd Mar 24, '81. M R

Van Vorgt, John, Dec 30, '78 ; -- M R

Wallace, Daniel, --, re-enl'd Nov 16, '79; des'd Sept 6, '80. MR

Lent, Hercules, Febr 15, 81 ; E. M R

Dingman, Gradus. A. P. 19-304. Broadalbin.

Harrison, Hermanns. A. P. 19-304. Broadalbin.

White, Joseph, ruptured. C, 84. Johnstown, Montgomery Co.

OFFICERS AND SOLDIERS of the First Regiment, whose Companies could not be ascertained.

Ten Broek, Peter, Captain. C. 180.

Vosburgh, Peter J., Lieut. A. P. 17-203. See Canadian Continentals.

Clinton, Alex'r, Ensign, app'd Sept 29, '80; transferred to the Artillery. C. A.

Ten Broeck, Abr'm, (or Adam), Ensign, app'd June 29, '81, vice Alex. Clinton. C. A. MR

Marsh, John, Ensign, app'd Sept 29, '80. C. A. Wallace, Wm,, Corp'l, Colonel's, Nov 15, '76; war, B. M R

McKay, Alex., Fife Major, Col's 1st m,, Jan'y, '79; Priv. Dec, '79, Serg't Jan'y, 80, omt'd May, '80. M R

Adams, John, Fifer, Colonel's Co., enlisted Dec 2,'79; served till end of war. A. P. 17-676. M R

Weed, Abijah, Mus'n, Colonel's, Oct 24, '76; war, Fife Major, Dec 19, '79 ; des'd May 22, '80. M R

Fitch, Caleb, Priv., Col's, 1st m. Jan'y, '79; om'd betw. Mar and Sept, '79. M R

Wright, Jno., Priv., Colonel's, 1st m., Jan'y, '79, --. M R

Webber, Geo., Priv., Colonel's, Dec. 19, '79; war, --. M R

Whaland, Mathias, Priv., see Wickland. M R

Campbell, Burdie, Mus'n, Colonel's, 1st m., Jan'y '79, to end of war. M R

Crowse, Elbert, Priv., Lt. Inf'y Co., Sept 1, '80, to end of war. M R

Hughes, Mich'l, Priv., Lt. Inf'y, lst m. Sept, '80. M R

Loucka, And'w, Priv., Lt. Inf'y, Dec 10, '80, B. M R

Loucks, John, Priv., Lt. Inf'y, Dec 13, '80. M R

Robinson, Rich'd, Priv., Lt. Inl'y, Jan'y 18, '81, m., May, '81. M R

Robinson, Rob't, Priv., Lt. Inf'y, Dec 29, '80, m.. May '81. MR

Rose, Sam'1, Priv., L. Inf'y, Febr 12, '80, des'd Apr 1,'80. MR

Rude, Wm., Priv., Lt. Inf'y, Mar 18, '81, m., May, '81. M R

Rynders, James, Private, Lt. Inf'y Comp., enlisted at Pompton, N. J., Aug 31, 1782. A. P. 19-11. M R

Rynders, John, Priv., Lt. Inf'y, Aug 30, '82, --. M R

Baker, Ichabod, Private, eni'd Jan'y 1, '81, mustered to May,'81. MR A. P. 23-89. Albany.

Beavans, Benj., Priv., Febr 8, '81 ; mustered to May, '81. M R

Canten, Jonas, Priv., May 8, '81 ; must'd June, '81. M R

Carman, Samuel, Priv., Sept 4, '88. MR

Clark, John, Private. A. P. 33-89.

Crandle, Godfrey, Priv., Febr 20, '81 ; must'd May, '81. M R

Cuyper, John, Private, see Cooper, John.

Gilmore, Wm., orAbr., Priv., --, Jan'y 14, '81; must'd in May, '81. M R

Guth, Jno., Priv., July 15, '82. M R

Hyrne, Conrad, Priv. Jan'y 20, '81; des'd May 23, '81. M R

McCalla, Hugh, Serg't, Mar 13, '81, E. M R

McColm, Renben, Priv., Jan'y 2, '81, E. M R

Marshall, John, Febr 24, '81, m. May, '81. M R

Moore, John, Fifer, June 1, '82. M R

Nebby, Mich'l, Priv. --, des'd Sept. 7, '80. M R

Thompson, William, Private. A. P. 19-373.

Swailes, John, Private. A. P. 20-310.

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