A Fortune in Rev War era Gold and Silver.....still Undiscovered in South Jersey Pine Barrens
Late in the Rev war era, Tory bands called “Refugees” terrorized the common folk around Batsto, Lower Bank and the surrounding area of South Jersey.
The best known was a Rouge named Joe Mulliner. He led a band of about 40 ruffians and was wanted by the law. Finally, he was captured leaving a tavern, tried, and hung. Now, here’s something of interest. From a 1928 booklet :