3rd New Hampshire Regiment

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 Dearbornpromoted to MajorLieut Col 8 Nov 1776 – 19 Sep 177719 Sep 1977
Andrew Colburn Lieut Col Nov 1776 – 19 Sep 1777 Killed Sep 19, 1777
James Norrispromoted to CaptainMajor Nov 1776 – 1 Jun 177820 Sep 1777
Nicholas Gilmanpromoted to AdjutantCaptain 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Jun 17781 Jun 1778
William Weeks Pay Mast 8 Nov 1778 – 1 Jun 1778 Resigned
James Blanchardpromoted to Q MastLieut/PM 8 Nov 1778 – 1 Jun 17781 Jun 1778
Ivory Hovey Surgeon 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Feb 1778 Appointed to Col. Wigglesworth’s Reg. 1 Feb.
Edmund Chadwickpromoted to MateSurgeon 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Mar 17781 Mar 1778 – 9 Sep 1778 Resigned
Jacob Hall Jr. Surgeon 1 Oct 1778 – 1 Jan 1780
Isaac Smith Mate 1 Aug 1778 – 1 Jan 1780
James Gray Captain 8 Nov 1776 - left the service 4 Jan 1778 and drew pay till 1 Jun following.
Joseph Huntoon Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Sept 1778 wounded & left the service
Adna Penniman Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Jan 1780
Jonathan Casspromoted to EnsignLieut 8 Nov 1776 – 4 Aug 17774 Aug 1777
Zacheriah Beal Captain 8 Nov 1776 – 6 Nov 1777 Killed 8 Nov 1777 —
Nathaniel Gilman Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Apr 1778 Resigned
John Dennitt Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Jan 1780
Joseph Boyntonpromoted to

promoted to

EnsignLieut

Adjutant

8 Nov 1776 – 7 Oct 17777 Oct 1777

15 Jan 1778 – 1 Jan 1780

Michael McClary Captain 8 Nov 1776 left the service 25 Dec 1777 and drew pay till 1 Sep 1778
Andrew McGaffey Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Jun 1779 left the service 20 Nov 1778. Discharged 1 Jun 1779 & drew pay to that time.
Joseph Hilton Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Sep 1778 wounded & left the service 7 Oct 1777
Dudley L. Chasepromoted to EnsignLieut 8 Nov 1776 – 7 Oct 17777 Oct 1777 –¬† Jan 1780
Daniel Livermore Captain 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Jan 1780
David McGregorepromoted to LieutCaptain 8 Nov 1776 – 4 Aug 17774 Aug 1777 – 1 Jan 1780
Amos Colburn Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Aug 1778 Discharged for —
Nathan Hoitpromoted to EnsignLieut QM 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Jun 17781 Jun 1778 – 1 Jan 1780
Richard Weare Captain 8 Nov 1776 – 4 Aug 1777 Killed 4 Aug
James Wedgwood Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Sep 1778 left the service 4 Jan 1778 & rec’d pay to 1 Sep 1778
Thomas Simson Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 20 Jul 1779 Resigned July 1779
Nathaniel Leavittpromoted to EnsignLieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Jun 17781 June 1778 – 1 Jan 1780
Benjamin Stone Captain 8 Nov 1776 – 22 May 1779 Resigned
Benjamin Hickox Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Jul 1777 Cashiered and Deserted to the enemy
Amos Webster Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 7 Oct 1777 Killed 7 Oct 1777
Joseph Thomas Lieut 1 Jul 1777 – 19 Sep 1777 Killed 19 Sep 1777
John Eaton Ensign 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Aug 1778 Resigned
Isaac Frye Captain 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Jan 1780
William A. Hawkinspromoted to LieutCaptain 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Jun 17791 Jun 1779 -
Ezekiel Goodale Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 May 1778 Resigned
Samuel Leeman Ensign 8 Nov 1776 – 7 Jul 1777 Killed
William Ellis Captain 4 May 1777 – 1 Jan 1780
Moses Belding Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Sep 1778 Left out of new Arrangement
Benjamin Ellis Lieut 8 Nov 1776 – 1 Jan 1780
Joseph Facy Ensign 8 Nov 1776 – 2 Nov 1777 died of his wound
Nathan Wearepromoted to SergeantEnsign 4 Aug 1777 -4 Oct 1777 – 1 Jan 1780
Jonathan Cilley Ensign 4 Aug 1777 – 1 Jan 1780
Archibald Stark Ensign 20 Sep – 1 Jan 1780
Bradley Richardpromoted to SergeantEnsign 1 Jan 1777 – 1 May 17781 May 1778 – 1 Jan 1780
Neal McGaffeypromoted to SergeantEnsign 1 Mar 1777 – 14 Nov 177714 Nov 1777 – 1 Jan 1780
John Harveypromoted to SergeantEnsign 1 Mar 1777 – 1 May 17781 May 1778 – 1 Jan 1780
Moses Pagepromoted to SergeantEnsign 18 Mar 1777 – 20 May 1777May 1779 – 1 Jan 1780
Robert B. Wilkinspromoted to SergeantEnsign 1 Mar 1777 – 1 May 17791 May 1779

 



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