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Engaged in the Northampton militia.
Contractor of provisions for the Revolutionary army vrom 1775 to 1793.
From 1779 to 1793 owner of a furnace where some cannons has been cased between 1774 and 1776. In 1780 he was paid for shot and shell furnished to the Coninental authorities. Kentucky rifles?