Collection: NH Revolutionary War Records

Return of Officers in Third Regiment New Hampshire

A return of the rank and occurrences that have happened to the Officers of the 3rd New Hampshire Regiment from 8 Nov, 1776 to 1 Jan, 1780. Name Rank From what time to what time Remarks Alex Scammell 2nd Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Jan 1780 Henry Dearborn promoted to Major Lieut Col 8 Nov 1776 – 19 Sep 1777 19 Sep 1977 Andrew Colburn Lieut Col Nov 1776 – 19 Sep 1777 Killed Sep 19, 1777 James Norris promoted to Captain Major Nov 1776 – 1 Jun 1778 20 Sep 1777 Nicholas Gilman promoted to Adjutant Captain 8

Return of the Colonel’s Company Third Regiment

Return of the Non-Commissioned Officers and Privates who now are and those who have been in Colonel Alexander Scammells Company in the 3rd Battalion of New Hampshire Forces, Commanded by Colonel Alexander Scammell from 1 January 1777, to the 1st of January 1780. Showing the title of their enlistment, discharges, and time of their desertion. Names When Enlisted and Term Remarks Sergeant Majors Adino Goodanouff Dec 16 1776. War Discharged Dec 22, 1778 Neal McGaffey Jan 30 1777. 3 Year Promoted Dec 22, 1778 & Promoted to Ensign to take rank Nov 14, 1777 Edward Mason Jan 30 1777. War

New Hampshire Revolutionary War Index

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1st New Hampshire Regiment

A return of the Field, Staff & other Commissioned Officers in the First New Hampshire Regiment  from the 8th Day of November 1776 until the 1st January 1780. Noting the casualties that have happened during said term Appointed Officers Names Rank Remarks Nov 8, 1776 John Stark Col Resigned Mar. 23, 1777.— do Joseph Cilley Lt. Col Promoted to Col. Feb 22, 1777. — do George Reid Maj Promoted to Lt. Col. Apr 2, 1777 — Prom. to Lt. Col. Commander 2nd Regiment March 1778 Apr 9, 1777 Samuel Cotton Chaplain resigned Aug 14, 1777 Nov 8, 1776 Benjamin Kimball