Vermont Military News

Col. Webb's Regiment Still Living in 1825

Republican Compiler (Gettysburg, Pennsylvania) July 27, 1825

Remarkable Longevity

To the regiment of our Revolutionary army raised in Connecticut and commanded by Col. Webb, was attached a band of music which was organized at Harford in the year 1777 and composed of eight individuals. Intelligence has been received from all these eight within a few months past, and, unless some of them have since deceased, all are still living. Their names and places of residence as definitely as known, are as follows:

-- New Haven Journal

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