A List of Capt. Samuel
Van Vechtenís Co.
1776

Original paper in the possession of J.B. Rouse, M.D. October 22, 1923


Correct copy made by J.R. Vedder, Historian, 1923


When Enlisted             Names

March 2, 1776     Samuel Van Vechten, Capt.|
March     1776     Ralph Cole (marked off in original)
March 7, 1776     John Hoghkirk, 1st Lieut, Reingaged
March 4, 1776     John Ball, 2nd Lieut, Reingaged
April 11, 1776     Daniel Everts, Ensg

Sargeants
March 1, 1776     Ralph Cole
March 4, 1776     Charles Shaver
March 4, 1776     Isaac Overbagh, deserted October 14
March 13, 1776   Joseph Battes, Reduced to Corporal June 3
June 3, 1776        Teunis Van Wagenen, Promoted to Adjutant July 20

Corporals
?, 12, 1776           Teunis Van Wagene, Promoted to Serjeant June 3
April 8, 1776      Andrew Dunlap
March 11, 1776   Justus Valkeneer|
July 1, 1776        Gilbert VandeBogert, reinlisted
June 3, 1776       Jospeh Battes, Reduced to Private July 30
April 10, 1776   Ambrose Tuttle, Reduced to Private July 1
July 30, 1776      Stephen Masen, Dyed July 11

Fife and Drum
May 13, 1776      David Floyd, Dyed July 11
June 13, 1776      Elijah Manrole

Privates

March 4, 1776     Moses Akins, Deserted March 20
March 17, 1776   Valentine Asten
March 14, 1776   Jacob Asten
April 20, 1776     John Barnet
July 30, 1776       Joseph Battes
Date torn off, 14, 1776     John Bloom, Deserted May 30
Date torn off, 20, 1776     Atcheson Bullock, Reinlisted
                             Abraham Camer
                             William Canniff, Deserted April 24
                             Micle Combs, Deserted May 15
                             Peter Combs
                             Joseph T. Conkelon
March 9, 1776     Peter Crapo
April 14, 1776    David Duff, Reinlisted
March 20, 1776   Joseph Enrigh, Deserted September 23
May 4, 1776       William Evens, Deserted May 6
May 22, 1776     Jacob Farmington, Deserted April 24
May 13, 1776     William Flagler, Deserted May 21
March 7, 1776    Francis Hamer (Flamen), Dyed June 15
April 24, 1776    James Gives, Deserted May 8
March 24, 1776  John Griffens, Deserted April 14
March 12, 1776 William Grimesly, Deserted May 9
March 11, 1776 Micle Harp
March 10, 1776 Mathew Halenbacke, Dyed June 17
March 23, 1776 James Holstead Junr, Deserted October 3
March 9, 1776   Nathaniel James
April 9, 1776     Robert Kaneda (or Thaneda), Discharged May 21
March 23, 1776 William King (Kennedy?), Reinlisted
April 10, 1776   Peter Larawa, Deserted April 25, taken up July 22
March 11, 1776 Jacob Livingston
March 9, 1776   John Low, Deserted May 20
March 13, 1776 Isaac Marick, Dyed August 9
March 11, 1776 Stephen Masen, Promoted to Corporal July 30
May 7, 1776      John McIlmoyl (?), Discharged October 22
March 10, 1776 David Miller, Reinlisted
March 12, 1776 John Myzner
March 11, 1776 Peter Ostrande
April 11, 1776   Joseph Parker, Deserted May 16
March 14, 1776 Edward Ray (Kay?), Deserted March 21
March 13, 1776 John Roberts, Deserted April 10
March 6, 1776   James Rogers, Deserted April 12
March 4, 1776   Benjamin Sammons, Dyed September 23
March 20, 1776 Solomon Scut
March 11, 1776 Francis Smith, Reinlisted
March 8, 1776   Thomas Staats, Deserted May 19
March 4, 1776   Cornelius Tayler, Deserted May 20
April 22, 1776   John Tayler, Deserted May 20
May 1, 1776      Robert Thomes, Reinlisted
July 1, 1776      Ambrose Tuttle
March 11, 1776 Gilbert VandeBogert, Reinlisted
March 13, 1776 Jacob Van Tessele, Deserted September (date torn off)
March 4, 1776  Christiane Van Vorst, Reinlisted
June 2, 1776     Marten Warner, Deserted June
March 20, 1776 Jaremiah Wolf, Deserted September 23
March 15, 1776 John Young, Deserted September 23

The second paper is revised Muster Roll signed by S.V. V., "Regiment under the command of Col. Cornelius S. Wynkoop dated Albany April 11th 1776" This list has been corrected from the above.


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