Manuscript

Payroll for Thomas Wells Dickenson's Company

Date: 1787
About this artifact

Captain Thomas Dickenson and his company marched from Deerfield to Springfield to help protect the court from the Regulators in September, 1786. This is a list of the men who participated, along with their rank and payment due. Do stands for "ditto", or "same as above". ..s..d stands for pounds, shillings and pence--the denominations of money used at the time.

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Courtesy Massachusetts State Archives, Boston, MA