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31st (Huntingdonshire) Regiment of Foot - Muster Roll 1707

Copyright © Joy Shivar 2003

Transcript 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

(1st Lieutenants)

John Beckwith                                                                                      Alexander Wilson  Surgeon

Cutts Hafsan

(2nd Lieutenant – Francis Brownejohn)

 

Thomas Holland Serj

Capt. Adam’s Company

 

 

William Snowden

 

Francis Armiger

Cutts Hafsan 1st Lieut.

Thomas Edwards, Servant

 

John Smallhorne

 

John Dodge

 

Nicholas Sturch Corp.

Captain Marshall’s Company

Joshua Wiley?

 

George Freake

 

John Campden

 

James Weetman

 

William Green

Major Pigott’s Company

John Drab?

Servant

William Johnson

 

John Guess

Fleetwood Watkins 1st Lieut.

Ferdinand Roberts

 

Anthony Manning Corp.

 

John Hemmins

 

William Stock

 

Ponard? Bray

 

William Proby

Servant

James Edmundson

 

Samuel Chinn

 

Thomas Pearce

 

Henry Crowther

 

Ezekiel Congdon

 

Daniel Reaves

 

Gideon Dowdney Serj.

 

John Goffe

Coll’s Company

William R. Showells?

 

John Wilkinson, Corp.

 

James Lee

Francis Brownejohn 2nd lieut.

William Shoan

 

John Atkinson

Capt. Taylor’s Co.

Noah Labdon

 

Charles Smith

 

Jekabud? Christian

 

Thomas Norecote

 

William Fluett

 

Francis Dobson

 

John Summers

 

Robert Thomas

 

William Ely

 

Michell Stone

 

Henry Thomas

Capt. Marshall’s Company

Robert Gledhill

 

William Stephens

 

Silvester Watts

John Beckwith 1st Lieut.

John Josett

 

William Trynn

Servants

Edmund Jnes

 

Benjamin Hasfield

 

 

 

James Coleman

 

Robert Inman

 

 

 

William Smart

 

Thomas Oddy

 

 

 

James Cummins

 

David Priestly

 

 

 

Thomas Smith

 

Benjamin Parker

 

 

 

John Thomas

 

Benjamin Pollard

 

 

 

Edward Steeler

 

Joseph Pickles

 

 

 

Alicant March of 1707

Mustered then in the Honorable Col. Churchill’s 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. Adam’s Company, one first lieut. And one private man.  In Major Pigott’s 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. Taylor’s 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

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