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Muster Roll of Capt. William Gray's Company in the New York Volunteers from 24 February to 24 April 1781

NOTE: This muster roll has been graciously donated by Al Steinburg. You may write to him at steina@recorder.ca. The handwriting on this muster roll was particularly challenging. If you have a question on one of the men's names, feel free to e-mail to me.

Rank Names Reason Absent
CaptainWilliam Gray
LieutenantCosby Hunt
SergeantDavid (Tud)?
SergeantWilliam FleaglerIn Command
SergeantStephen Thorn
CorporalWilliam Golder
CorporalJohn Badgley
CorporalRichard Motts
DrummerJohn Steinbarrack
PrivateJames Golder
PrivateEliphitet Simpson
PrivateIsaac GermanIn Command
PrivateReuben Robins
PrivateBaltes Scriver
PrivateElijah Jones Sr.In Command
PrivateDavid Jeacox
PrivateGeorge TraverIn Command
PrivateGeorge Acker
PrivateJohn Nelson
PrivateThomas Brown
PrivateHenry Weeks
PrivateJames Story
PrivateGeorge (Reed)?In Command
PrivateElisha Jones
PrivateAbraham Steinburgh
PrivateThomas Cox
PrivateDaniel Traver
PrivateDaniel CraneIn Command
PrivateJohn BossIn Command
PrivateJohn Gritman
PrivateFrederick Watt
PrivateJames Hayner
PrivateRichard LawrenceIn Command
PrivateFrancis Fowler
PrivateJacob TraverIn Command
PrivateHenry Kershaw
PrivateBastian TraverIn Command
PrivateThomas GriffenIn Command
PrivateJacob Acker
PrivateAugustus Moon
PrivateWilber DewelAbsent with Leave
PrivateJacob (Luker)?
PrivatePeter DimondIn General Hospital
PrivatePeter Walker
PrivateJacob Acker
PrivateJoseph SuthardIn General Hospital
PrivateBalhes (Fater)?
PrivateStephen Mosher
PrivateFrancis Willson
PrivateJohn Jones
PrivateHowland SouleDead Aug. 4, 1777
PrivateJohn Murphy
PrivateGeorge ThomasIn General Hospital
PrivateBenjamin Gifford
PrivateJohn Nelson
PrivateRichard LawrenceIn General Hospital
PrivateJames Simmons
PrivateJacob MottIn General Hospital
PrivateSylvester Handley
PrivateWilliam Wing
PrivateNathan Brown
PrivateThomas BrownIn General Hospital
PrivateDavid Jeacocks
Private-?- Osburn
PrivateWilliam HawsDead Aug. 3, 1777
PrivateJames MoryIn General Hospital
PrivateFryor Terbush
PrivateWilliam Steinburgh
PrivateJohn Badgley
PrivateHenry Townsend
PrivateThomas Bemus
PrivateJohn GritsmanIn General Hospital
PrivateCaleb SimmonsPrisoner with Rebels
PrivateThomas EveryDeserted Aug. 26, 1777
PrivateJohn HaysDeserted Aug. 26, 1777

SOURCE: National Library of Canada in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Film Numbers: CC-4218 and C-4219.

For more Loyalist Muster Rolls, be sure to check out The Olive Tree Genealogy Homepage by Lorine McGinnis Schulze.

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