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Morris, Charles (1711-1781) [Muster roll]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10636 Author/Creator: Morris, Charles (1711-1781) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Autograph document signed Date: 8 September 1747 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 40.9 x 31.4 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10636 Author/Creator: Morris, Charles (1711-1781) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Autograph document signed Date: 8 September 1747 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 40.9 x 31.4 cm.

Summary of Content: Cosigned by David White. List of "effectives" [soldiers] in Captain Morris's Company of Brigadier General Samuel Waldo's regiment of Foot raised in the Province of Massachusetts Bay for the reduction of Canada.

People: Morris, Charles, 1711-1781
Waldo, Samuel, 1695-1759

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: CanadaMilitary HistoryFrench and Indian WarGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsMuster Rolls and Returns

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