Massachusetts Soldiers And Sailors of the Revolutionary War, 1896, p.208
David Olverson. List of men drafted to serve in the 1st division under Capt. Squire Millerd, commencing Jan. 9, 1777; also, Private, 1st division, Capt. Squire Millerd's Co., Col. Waterman's regt.; service from Jan 9, 1777, to Feb 3, 1777, 31 days; reported promoted to Corporal Jan 22, 17 77, in room of George Briggs who was discharged.