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John Prettyman was employed as a soldier.
The Early Years
"about March was twelvemonth he was appointed by Mr. Pulton to goe in
his pinace as skipper & trader to the
Sesquihanoughs & by him appointed to hire men at Kent [Kent Island] for the voyage, & that he would write to Mr. Brent to assist him in it & that at his coming to Kent with the knowledge & consent of Mr. Brent he hired John Prettiman to goe upon the voyage, & that he hired him for 200 tob. P month, and that accordingly John Prettiman was out vpon the voyage 2 Months (within 3. Daies) & that by his meanes & presence he verily beleeveth the pinace & men were saved at that time from destruction by the Sesquihanowes.
Proceedings of the Council of Maryland, 1636 1647
1641 - Mathias De Sousa, an African
indentured servant who came from England with Lord Baltimore, is elected
to Maryland's General Assembly.
Ebenezer Jones was a sergeant in the footmen under Captain Joseph Dirickson's in the Maryland milita in 1749.
Thomas Jones was a private in the footmen under Captain Joseph Dirickson's in the Maryland milita in 1749.
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