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Transcribed from Ref. WO 13/3079 National Archives, Kew

 

 

1798 MEN OF THE LOUTH MILITIA (Part 1)

 

 

¦ Part 1: 01/10/1797 – 31/03/1798 ¦ Part 2: 01/04/1798 – 30/04/1798 ¦ Part 3: 01/05/1798 – 31/05/1798 ¦ Part 4: 01/06/1798 – 30/06/1798 ¦ Part 5: 01/07/1798 – 31/07/1798 ¦ Part 6: 01/08/1798 – 31/08/1798 ¦ Part 7: 01/09/1798 – 30/09/1798 ¦ Part 8: 01/10/1798 – 31/10/1798 ¦ Part 9: 01/11/1798 – 30/11/1798 ¦ Part 10: 01/12/1798 – 31/12/1798 ¦ Part 11: 01/01/1799 – 31/03/1799 ¦

 

 

 

 ¦ 1793 Officers and Men of The Louth Militia ¦ 1855 Officers and Men of The Louth Rifles (Militia) ¦

 

 

"MUSTER ROLL

 

Of the 5th or Louth Regiment of Militia for 182 Days commencing the 1st Day of October 1797 and ending on the 31st Day of March 1798 Both Days inclusive.

 

Mustered: Present in His Majesty's 5th or Louth Regiment of Militia Commanded by the Honourable Thomas Henry Foster. One Colonel. Three Captains. One Captain Lieutenant. Eleven Lieutenants. Four Ensigns. One Adjutant. One Quarter-Master. Thirty Serjeants. Twentyone Corporals. Eighteen Drummers and four hundred and fifty seven effective Private Effective Men.

 

Allowing: One Lieutenant Colonel. One Major. Three Captains. Five Lieutenants. Three Ensigns. One Chaplian. One Assisting Surgeon. Fourteen Serjeants. Fourteen Corporals. Four Drummers and Two Hundred and Fifty Six Effective Men, to pass as respected being certified upon this Roll. Also Allowing the Commissioned, Non Commissioned Officers and Private Men with those which are since become Non Effective to be Effective for the Intermediate Time as set down against their Respective Names within mentioned being certified in this Roll."

 

 

 

 

¦ Officers ¦ Serjeants ¦ Corporals ¦ Drummers ¦ Private Men ¦ Deserters etc. ¦

 

 

 

Officers

 

01/10/1797 - 31/03/1798

Number

Rank

First Name

Surname

Attestation/Enlisted

Broken Period

Year

Commissioned Date

Comment

-

Colonel

Thom. Heny.

Foster

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieut. Colonel

Henry

Bellingham

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Major

Lord

Louth

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Captain

Alex.

Filgate

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Captain

John

McClintock

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Captain

Francis

Eastwood

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Captain

Wm.

Fairtlough

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Captain

Thomas

Fairtlough

-

-

1797/98

-

On Commd.

-

Captain

William

Chesshere

-

-

1797/98

-

On Commd.

-

Capt. Lieut.

T.P.

McNeile

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieutenant

Chas.

Adams

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieutenant

Anthy.

Brabazon

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieutenant

James

McNeile

-

-

1797/98

-

On Comm

-

Lieutenant

Jno. Geo.

Bellingham

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieutenant

Leonard

Crookes

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieutenant

William

Cudworth

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieutenant

David

Atkinson

-

-

1797/98

-

On Comm

-

Lieutenant

John

Grueber

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieutenant

George

Murphy

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieutenant

Michl.

Goolde

-

-

1797/98

-

On Comm

-

Lieutenant

George

Smith

-

-

1797/98

-

On Comm

-

Lieutenant

George

Scanlon

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieutenant

H.J.

Tench

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieutenant

James

Poe

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieutenant

Henry

Ellis

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Lieutenant

John

Maxwell

-

-

1797/98

-

Recruiting

-

Ensign

William

Fairtlough

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Ensign

Edwd.

Meredith

-

-

1797/98

-

On Commd.

-

Ensign

Henry

Ackland

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Ensign

Henry

Tench

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Ensign

Peter

Adams

-

-

1797/98

-

On Commd.

-

Ensign

Chas.

Hamilton

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Ensign

Josh.

Page

-

-

1797/98

-

On Commd.

-

Chaplain

Samuel

Little

-

-

1797/98

-

Col. Foster

-

Adjutant

T.P.

McNeile

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Quarter Mast.

Charles

Adams

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Surgeon

George

Murphy

-

-

1797/98

-

-

-

Mate

George

Scanlon

-

30/11/1797

1797/98

-

Resigned

-

Mate

Charles

Johnston

26/02/1798

-

1797/98

-

On Commd.

 

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Serjeants

 

01/10/1797 - 31/03/1798

Number

Rank

First Name

Surname

Attestation/Enlisted

Broken Period

Year

Commissioned Date

Comment

01

Serjeant

John

Anderson

-

-

1797/98

-

-

02

Serjeant

Willm.

Atkinson

-

-

1797/98

-

-

03

Serjeant

Robert

Browell

-

-

1797/98

-

-

04

Serjeant

Andw.

Brown

-

-

1797/98

-

On Commd.

05

Serjeant

Willm.

Brown

-

-

1797/98

-

On Commd.

06

Serjeant

Michl.

Bruice

-

-

1797/98

-

-

07

Serjeant

Daniel

Broughton

-

-

1797/98

-

-

08

Serjeant

Saml.

Bingham

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

09

Serjeant

Lewis

Buzby

-

-

1797/98

-

-

10

Serjeant

Robt.

Corrigan

-

-

1797/98

-

-

11

Serjeant

Geoe.

Calliss

-

-

1797/98

-

-

12

Serjeant

Thos.

Collins

-

-

1797/98

-

-

13

Serjeant

Robt.

Duffy

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

14

Serjeant

John

Douglass

-

-

1797/98

-

-

15

Serjeant

Edwd.

Fannin

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

16

Serjeant

Robt.

Gamwell

-

-

1797/98

-

-

17

Serjeant

David

Harvey

-

-

1797/98

-

-

18

Serjeant

Joseph

Harpur

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

19

Serjeant

Mark

Hanlen

-

-

1797/98

-

-

20

Serjeant

Thos.

Hughes

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

21

Serjeant

John

Kerr

-

-

1797/98

-

-

22

Serjeant

Richd.

King

-

-

1797/98

-

-

23

Serjeant

Patt.

Lawlys

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

24

Serjeant

Wm.

Lattimer

-

-

1797/98

-

-

25

Serjeant

Martin

Lamb

-

-

1797/98

-

-

26

Serjeant

Lauce.

Marsh

-

-

1797/98

-

-

27

Serjeant

John

McGwyn

-

-

1797/98

-

-

28

Serjeant

Michl.

Martin

-

-

1797/98

-

-

29

Serjeant

Arth.

O'Neile

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

30

Serjeant

Thos.

Perry

-

-

1797/98

-

-

31

Serjeant

Willm.

Parks

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

32

Serjeant

Willm.

Peake

-

-

1797/98

-

-

33

Serjeant

John

Purt

-

-

1797/98

-

-

34

Serjeant

Geoe.

Reide

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

35

Serjeant

James

Reilley

-

-

1797/98

-

-

36

Serjeant

Jas.

Richardson

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

37

Serjeant

William

Robinson

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

38

Serjeant

Walter

Robinson

-

-

1797/98

-

-

39

Serjeant

John

Rickaby

-

-

1797/98

-

-

40

Serjeant

James

Rodgers

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

41

Serjeant

Willm.

Smith

-

-

1797/98

-

-

42

Serjeant

Henry

Stokesbury

-

-

1797/98

-

-

43

Serjeant

Richd.

Brunker

-

-

1797/98

-

-

 

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Corporals

 

01/10/1797 - 31/03/1798

Number

Rank

First Name

Surname

Attestation/Enlisted

Broken Period

Year

Commissioned Date

Comment

01

Corporal

Lawe.

Breadin

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

02

Corporal

Wm.

Bruice

-

-

1797/98

-

-

03

Corporal

Thos.

Brunker

-

-

1797/98

-

-

04

Corporal

John

Collier

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

05

Corporal

Blaney

Cherry

-

-

1797/98

-

-

06

Corporal

Owen

Cooke

-

-

1797/98

-

-

07

Corporal

Willm.

Carter

-

-

1797/98

-

-

08

Corporal

Thos.

Fisher Sen.

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

09

Corporal

Thos.

Fisher Jun.

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

10

Corporal

Stephen

Goodlow

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

11

Corporal

Benjm.

Gillasby

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

12

Corporal

Allen

Graham

-

-

1797/98

-

-

13

Corporal

David

Hutton

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

14

Corporal

Willm.

Hill

-

-

1797/98

-

-

15

Corporal

William

Riley

-

-

1797/98

-

-

16

Corporal

Patt.

Lamb

-

-

1797/98

-

-

17

Corporal

John

Leonard

-

-

1797/98

-

-

18

Corporal

Josh.

Lewrass

-

-

1797/98

-

-

19

Corporal

James

McCabe

-

-

1797/98

-

-

20

Corporal

James

McCromb

-

-

1797/98

-

-

21

Corporal

Robt.

McFaddin

-

-

1797/98

-

-

22

Corporal

Peter

Maddin

-

-

1797/98

-

-

23

Corporal

John

Managh

-

-

1797/98

-

-

24

Corporal

Henry

Morgan

-

-

1797/98

-

-

25

Corporal

Danl.

McGinniss

-

-

1797/98

-

-

26

Corporal

Chas.

McGrath

-

-

1797/98

-

-

27

Corporal

Jas.

McCausland

-

-

1797/98

-

-

28

Corporal

Jams.

McFarland

-

-

1797/98

-

-

29

Corporal

John

O'Neile

-

-

1797/98

-

-

30

Corporal

Thos.

Patterson

-

-

1797/98

-

-

31

Corporal

George

Pattan

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

32

Corporal

Issac

Pierse

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

33

Corporal

John

Smith

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

34

Corporal

James

Sanson

-

-

1797/98

-

-

35

Corporal

Moses

Starr

-

-

1797/98

-

-

36

Corporal

John

Tonge

-

-

1797/98

-

-

37

Corporal

Patt.

Woods

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

38

Corporal

Willm.

Walker

-

-

1797/98

-

-

39

Corporal

James

Ward

-

-

1797/98

-

-

40

Corporal

Robert

Page

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

41

Corporal

Thos.

Abraham

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

42

Corporal

John

Cunningham

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

43

Corporal

Willm.

Patterson

-

-

1797/98

-

-

44

Corporal

James

Dogherte

-

-

1797/98

-

-

45

Corporal

Robt.

Gamwell

-

-

1797/98

-

-

 

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Drummers

 

01/10/1797 - 31/03/1798

Number

Rank

First Name

Surname

Attestation/Enlisted

Broken Period

Year

Commissioned Date

Comment

01

Drummer

James

Allin

-

-

1797/98

-

-

02

Drummer

James

Bradin

-

-

1797/98

-

-

03

Drummer

Edwd.

Bennett

-

-

1797/98

-

-

04

Drummer

Willm.

Crosbie

-

-

1797/98

-

-

05

Drummer

Willm.

Darze

-

-

1797/98

-

-

06

Drummer

Josh.

Gamwell

-

-

1797/98

-

-

07

Drummer

John

Johnson

-

-

1797/98

-

-

08

Drummer

Edwd.

Lamb

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

09

Drummer

Willm.

McAlpin

-

-

1797/98

-

-

10

Drummer

James

Miller

-

-

1797/98

-

-

11

Drummer

Michl.

McGwyre

-

-

1797/98

-

-

12

Drummer

Hugh

O'Neile

-

-

1797/98

-

-

13

Drummer

Willm.

Rodgers

-

-

1797/98

-

-

14

Drummer

Edwd.

Clothorthy

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

15

Drummer

Francis

Small

-

-

1797/98

-

-

16

Drummer

Wm.

Stokesbury

-

-

1797/98

-

-

17

Drummer

James

Smith

-

-

1797/98

-

-

18

Drummer

Thos.

Sommers

-

-

1797/98

-

-

19

Drummer

James

Starr

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

20

Drummer

Moses

Starr

-

-

1797/98

-

-

21

Drummer

Richd.

Starr

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

22

Drummer

Willm.

Lowris

-

-

1797/98

-

[Lowress]

 

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'Private Men Effective for the Whole Muster'

 

 

01/10/1797 - 31/03/1798

Number

Rank

First Name

Surname

Attestation/Enlisted

Broken Period

Year

Commissioned Date

Comment

01

Private

Richd.

Allin

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

02

Private

Robt.

Allin Senr.

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

03

Private

Robt.

Allin Junr.

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

04

Private

Thos.

Allin

-

-

1797/98

-

-

05

Private

John

Armstrong

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

06

Private

Thos.

Ash

-

-

1797/98

-

-

07

Private

Alexr.

Adams

-

-

1797/98

-

-

08

Private

Anthy.

Bassir

-

-

1797/98

-

-

09

Private

James

Boyland

-

-

1797/98

-

-

10

Private

Peter

Brodigan

-

-

1797/98

-

-

11

Private

Willm.

Bowles

-

-

1797/98

-

-

12

Private

James

Brady Senr.

-

-

1797/98

-

-

13

Private

Lawce.

Boyle

-

-

1797/98

-

-

14

Private

Peter

Bermingham

-

-

1797/98

-

-

15

Private

Richd.

Bragy

-

-

1797/98

-

-

16

Private

Fras.

Bird

-

-

1797/98

-

-

17

Private

Thos.

Butterly

-

-

1797/98

-

-

18

Private

Nathl.

Black

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

19

Private

John

Brannigan

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

20

Private

John

Bradin

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

21

Private

Subada

Boxu

-

-

1797/98

-

-

22

Private

Hugh

Bradin

-

-

1797/98

-

-

23

Private

James

Brown

-

-

1797/98

-

-

24

Private

George

Bradin

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

25

Private

James

Bradley

-

-

1797/98

-

-

26

Private

Patt.

Bray

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

27

Private

Terence

Burns

-

-

1797/98

-

-

28

Private

James

Brabazon

-

-

1797/98

-

-

29

Private

Peter

Boylon

-

-

1797/98

-

-

30

Private

Michl.

Byrne Senr.

-

-

1797/98

-

-

31

Private

James

Brady Junr.

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

32

Private

John

Barrett

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

33

Private

Joseph

Bell

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

34

Private

Michl.

Byrne Junr.

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

35

Private

Michl.

Bennett

-

-

1797/98

-

-

36

Private

Christr.

Bole

-

-

1797/98

-

-

37

Private

James

Black

-

-

1797/98

-

-

38

Private

Peter

Brady

-

-

1797/98

-

-

39

Private

Peter

Bragy

-

-

1797/98

-

-

40

Private

James

Bogan

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

41

Private

Patt.

Brannigan

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

42

Private

Patt.

Bradley

-

-

1797/98

-

-

43

Private

Willm.

Brownlow

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

44

Private

Martin

Bermingham

-

-

1797/98

-

-

45

Private

[?]

B….[?]

-

-

1797/98

-

-

46

Private

Chas.

Bohannan

-

-

1797/98

-

Bouchanan]

47

Private

Richd.

Cockrin

-

-

1797/98

-

-

48

Private

James

Cruice

-

-

1797/98

-

-

49

Private

Ambrose

Clarke

-

-

1797/98

-

-

50

Private

Willm.

Bastable

-

-

1797/98

-

-

51

Private

Nathl.

Campbell

-

-

1797/98

-

-

52

Private

Hugh

Connor

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

53

Private

John

Cassidy

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

54

Private

Patt.

Carringway

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

55

Private

Robt.

Carlaton

-

-

1797/98

-

-

56

Private

John

Campbell S.

-

-

1797/98

-

-

57

Private

John

Campbell J.

-

-

1797/98

-

-

58

Private

George

Clegg

-

-

1797/98

-

-

59

Private

William

Collins

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

60

Private

Mathew

Cox

-

-

1797/98

-

-

61

Private

Thos.

Cowlin

-

-

1797/98

-

-

62

Private

James

Carragher

-

-

1797/98

-

-

63

Private

Thos.

Cambell

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

64

Private

Willm.

Crawley

-

-

1797/98

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Commd.

65

Private

Mathw.

Caffrey

-

-

1797/98

-

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66

Private

James

Craige

-

-

1797/98

-

-

67

Private

Owen

Coyle

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

68

Private

John

Conway

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

69

Private

John

Clinton

-

-

1797/98

-

-

70

Private

James

Campbell

-

-

1797/98

-

-

71

Private

Willm.

Crawford

-

-

1797/98

-

-

72

Private

John

Connor

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

73

Private

James

Caffray

-

-

1797/98

-

Commd.

74

Private

Josh.

Crawford

-

-

1797/98

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75

Private

Thos.

Clare

-

-

1797/98

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76

Private

James

Connelly

-

-

1797/98

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Commd.

77

Private

Walter

Craige

-

-

1797/98

-

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78

Private

Peter

Caulfield

-

-

1797/98

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Commd.

79

Private

Bernd.

Crosbie

-

-

1797/98

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80

Private

Alexr.

Cunningham

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1797/98

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81

Private

Owen

Coleman

-

-

1797/98

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82

Private

Roger

Cowan

-

-

1797/98

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83

Private

Edwd.

Carter

-

-

1797/98

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84

Private

Rodger

Caragher

-

-

1797/98

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85