The following data is extracted from Biographies of Croydon, Sullivan County, New Hampshire.
BAZALEEL BARTON was one of the company that dispersed the Mass. Legislature, then sitting at Worcester, at the commencement of the Revolution. They were away to dinner. He stood at the door, and when they approached in procession, with royal gown and cap-with loaded gun and fixed bayonet bid them defiance.
Source: Biographies of Croydon, Sullivan County, New Hampshire