|A JUST AND TRUE RETURN OF SOLDIERS ENLISTED
IN THE CONTINENTAL SERVICE FOR THE TERM OF 3 YEARS IN THE
6TH N. C. BATTALION
June 12th. John Willibough enlisted.
Sept. 3rd. Anthoney Wiles, enlisted.
Sept. 6th., Francis Delong, enlisted.
Sept. 20th., Thomas Cartwright, enlisted
Oct. 4th., Samuel Prise, enlisted.
Nov. 10th., Robert Cartwright, enlisted
(Returned by Joseph Richardson, Ensn
Agreeable to the Orders of the Day the officer of the 3rd Regt. of N. C.
Continental Troops met at Mrs. William Martins in Halifax in order to ascertain
and settle the Rank of said Regt. which appears to be as follows:
Apl. Ye 16th. 77. Jethro Summer, Col., Wm.
Alston Lt. Col., and Saml. Lockhart, Major Comr. dates 15
Appointed by Congress, Apr. 16th, 1776. Recommended
and approved of by Gen. Lee, 24 July, 1776 Recomdíd by ye
officers 16th April, 1777. Jacob Turner, 1st Capt. Pinkethman
Eaton, 2nd Capt. James Emmet, 3rd Capt. Thos. Granbury, 4th
Capt. Wm. Brinkley, 5th Capt. Gabriel Jones, 6th Capt. James
Bradley, 7th Capt. Nichís Edmonds, 8th Cap
Appointed by Congress, 16th Apr., 1776.
Recommended and approved of by Gen. Lee, 24 July, 1776.
Recommended by ye officers, 16th Apr., 1777.
1. Kador Ballard, 1st Lt.
2. Math. Wood, Lt.
3. John Medows, Lt.
4. Gee Bradley, Lt.
5. John Granbury, Lt.
6. Christír. Lackey
7. Edward Yarborough
8. Jos. Montfort
Recímíd. & Apprd. of by Genl. Lee 24 July 1776.
Recímíd by ye officers ye 16 Apr. 1777.
John Clendenning 1st Ensn. 16 Apl., 1777.
1. Wm. Linton, 2nd Lt.
2. John Morphes
3. Wm. Fawn
4. Wm. Rushworms
5. Harry Vincents
6. John Fellows
7. Anthony Hart
8. Oliver Hodgson
Endorsed: Return of 3rd Battalion. All Continental Coms. made out & dd to Col. John Williams, 11 May, 1777.