. Dr. John Brown Cutting served as apothecary general in the eastern and middle departments
of the Continental Army hospital establishment, 1777–1780 (Heitman, Register Continental Army
). According to Heitman, Cutting was a New Yorker, not a New Englander.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2015.