Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Amesbury” in chapter 1 of Historic leaves, volume 6, April, 1907 - January, 1908:
...uthority, and his commission under the king's name, signed by Governor Hutchinson, is carefully preserved by a descendant.
He was captain of the little company of fifteen minutemen who marched from Amesbury to Cambridge on the Lexington alarm.
Of the members of the company, four were named Pillsbury, three being his own sons.
All of his five sons were at different times in the Continental army.
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