Document, 1832 n.d.

 

Name
Crosby, Enoch, 1750-1835 (Author)
Title
Document, 1832 n.d.
Abstract
Now 82, is applying for a pension for services in the Revolution, from 1775-1780. On his way to join Col. Swarthaut's regiment in August, 1776, he was involved in the apprehension of Loyalist troops in Westchester. After testifying before a committee for detecting conspiracies in Fishkill, of which John Jay was a member, he was asked to continue in su ch service with the assurance that he would be indemnified from his enlistment. Relates various espionage activities during a nine-month period to the end of May, 1777, during which he aided in the detection of Loyalists under the direction of the above-mentioned committee.
Subjects
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
letters (correspondence)
Date
1832 n.d.
Physical Description
0 pages
Note
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Library Location
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Also In
The papers of John Jay
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/ttjw-vs54