Friday, April 4, 2014
*James Dutton has several notations of payments made for services as a Revolutionary Soldier. He is listed as a private in Capt Samuel Gilberts Co, Col William Prescott's Reg muster roll August 1, 1775. On Jan 3, 1777 James Dutton, Littleton is paid 1.7.9 1/2 for wages due under the command of Maj William Bacon, Brewer's Regt Artificers. And most interesting, he is found at Valley Forge in the winter of 1778.