that destroyed the works, and brought away the guns.
It was reasonable to suppose that an obstacle to the passage of the fleet would be again found here, and preparations were made for a fight, but no enemy appeared, and not a sign of resistance showed itself during the further progress of the vessels toward the town.
At eight o'clock, the steamer John Adams, tinder cover of the gunboat Uncas, ranged alongside the wharf, at Jacksonville, and Colonel Higginson jumped ashore, followed by Captain Dolly's company — the men scrambling off as best they could, neglecting, in their eagerness, to avail themselves of a gangplank.
They immediately formed in marching order, and started on the double-quick for the railroad depot.
The remainder of the force soon followed, and part of it advanced to the outskirts of the town, and holding the approaches.
This movement was executed with such promptness, that the first knowledge of the invasion only came to the townspeople when they saw the black
o.Louis, b. Dec. 7, 1781; d. in infancy.
p.Edmund T., b. June 1, 1783; is living.
q.Ethen, b. Sept. 12, 1785; m. Isaac Hallock.
r.Asher, b. June 25, 1787.
s.Anna, b. Apr. 19, 1789; m. Aaron Curtis.
t.John, b. 1791; d. young.
u.Betsey, b. 1793; d. young.
v.Lucy, b. Sept. 22, 1796; m. Nathan Smith.
46 c.-111 d.John Hall, of Sutton, m., Jan. 28, 1777, Dolly Ward, and had--
Lucy, b. Jan. 10, 1778; m. Joseph Nelson.
Thaddeus, b. Nov. 30, 1779.
Jonas, b. Jan. 13, 1782.
Dolly, b. Feb. 12, 1785; m. John Haskell.
John, b. Oct. 28, 1787; a scythe manufacturer.
Harriet, b. Mar. 4, 1792; m. Jonathan Putnam.
Hannah, b. Jan. 9, 1794; m.----Smith, of Shrewsb.
Increase S., b. Apr. 3, 1797; d. s. p.
46 c.-111 e.Samuel Reed Hall was a clergyman in Croyden, N. H.; Guildhall, Vt.; and in Rumford, Me., where he d., Nov., 1814.
He m. Elizabeth Hall, and had--
Hannah, m. Michael Amy.
Lucy, m. Caleb Amy.
Betsey, m. John Whitter.