Source Information: Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the Revolution, 17 Vols. [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 1998.
Original data: Secretary of the Commonwealth. Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the RevolutionVol. I-XVII. Boston, MA, USA: Wright and Potter Printing Co., 1896.

Prepared by the Secretary of the Commonwealth, this is an indexed compilation of the records of the Massachusetts soldiers and sailors who served in the army or navy during the Revolutionary War. There are over 175,000 records in this database, which give, when available, the name and age of the individual, town of residence, the date and location of enlistment, areas and length of service, date of discharge, and description of their physical features.Learn more...


Barton, Ebenezer, Windham.List of men who enlisted into Continental Army from Capt. Thomas Trott's co., Col. Timothy Pike's (4th Cumberland Co.) regt., dated Nov. 24, 1778; joined Capt. Richard May berry's co., Col. Francis's regt.; enlistment, 3 years; mustered by Col. Varrick; also, Corporal, Capt. May berry's co., Col. Benjamin Tupper's (late Francis's) 15th regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Jan. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; reported as serving 21 mos. as Private, 15 mos. as Corporal; also, muster roll dated West Point, April 5, 1779; enlisted Dec. 20, 1776.