Embattled Farmers

Campaigns and Profiles of Revolutionary Soldiers
 from Lincoln, Massachusetts, 1775-1783


Contents

Preface
Introduction: Notes on the Research

PART I: IN DEFENSE OF OUR CHARTER RIGHTS AND PRIVILEGES

Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9

Embattled Farmers and Tradesmen
Incentives and Enlistment
The War in Massachusetts Bay, 1775–1776
Service to the Northward and Southward, 1775–1776
Fighting for Survival, 1776–1777
A Renewed Spirit and Renewed Dangers, 1777–1780
The War Turns South, 1780–1781
“To make a good peace…” 1781–1783
Honoring the Legacy

PART II : MUSTER ROLLS

Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Chapter 12

The Army of the Revolution
The Army of the King
The “Detachment” of Unsubstantiated Claimants

APPENDICES: ORDER OF BATTLE

Appendix A
Appendix B
Appendix C
Appendix D
Appendix E
Appendix F
Appendix G
Appendix H
Appendix I

Units & Commanding Officers
Ages
Rank and Non-infantry Roles
Length of Service
Lincoln Residency
Identified Patriots of Color
Deserted, Captured, Wounded, or Died in Service
Pension Recipients
Burial Location

 

Bibliography
Index

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