Lest We Forget
31st (Huntingdonshire) Regiment of Foot - Muster Roll 1707
Copyright © Joy Shivar 2003
of a muster roll for the 31st (Huntingdonshire) Regiment of Foot, also
known as 2nd Regiment of Marines. The date is 1707 and the Regiment
is headed by Col. Joshua Churchill. At the time the document was prepared
the Regiment was laying seige to the castle in Alicant Spain.
Joshua Churchill Collonel
Capt. Fleetwood Watkins John Philips Chaplain
John Beckwith Alexander Wilson Surgeon
(2nd Lieutenant Francis Brownejohn)
Alicant March of 1707
Mustered then in the Honorable Col. Churchills Regiment of Marines in his own Company, the Coll as Coll and Captain, on eSecond Lieut: one Captain, one Surgeon, one Serjent and twenty three private men in Capt. Adams Company, one first lieut. And one private man. In Major Pigotts Company one first lieu, one corporall, and five private men. In Captain marshals Company, one 1st lieut. Two serjants one Corporall and Eighteen private men. In Capt. Taylors Company, one Corporall and Eleven private men, servants included. This Muster being for part of the Detachment Commanded by the Honorable Coll. Churchill under the Rt. Honorable Earle River? In for Sixty one Daies Commencing the fifth day Aprill 1707 and ending the fourth of June following, both dais Inclusive.
(ON THE BACK)
Muster Roll of Dolajohn?
At Alicant as of June 4, 1707
18 October 2003