FREDERICK was a Private in Capt. William Morse's Co., Col. Jonathan Read's Regt., Massachusetts militia, and was at the Battle of Lexington in 1775. He also served from 2 Oct. 1777 to 8 Nov. 1777 in Capt. William Mann's Co., which marched from Marlboro to assist Gen. Gates. He was living at Stow, Massachusetts in 1790, 1810, and 1820. In 1790 his family consisted of 2 males over 16, 1 male under 16, and 5 females. In 1800 he and wife had one son, age 16-25 (Josiah), living with him.