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List of Officers and Soldiers

Victualled in Hopson's Regiment

in

Nova Scotia

Between 3rd and 30th August 1752

(both days included)















From: Microfilm B-1026, National Archives of Canada (PRO Reference CO.217/13 Pages 329 to 334)





Transcribed by Sidney E.C. Fancy

Vancouver, B.C., Canada, November 15. 2002











Page 329 (of CO.217/13)

Transcriber's Note: All persons were victualed for 28 days except where noted.

CoLo Hopsons Company

Time of Entry: Aug 3, 1752

Persons Names, Quality, (Transcriber's Comments)
1. Peregrine Thos. Hopson, Col.o & Capt.

2. John Hamilton, Capt. Lieut.

3. Thos Smith, En?n

4. Willm Skene, Surgn

5. Willm Newton, Do. Mate

6. James Friend, Sergt

7. Jos Gillingham, Sergt, (first name may be Jas )

8. Edward Cole, Sergt

9. John Fleming, Corpl

10. Willm Moore, Corpl

11. Jon? Woods, Corpl

12. James Crook, Drums

13. Robert Hill, Drums

14. Jonas Bull

15. Patrick Brabson

16. Willm Bullock

17. John Blanton

18. Robert Bee

19. Willm Burden

20. Jas. Bradshaw

21. Edwd Clark

22. John Cam

23. Frans Cooksley

24. John Carrot

25. Charles Dudley

26. Dens Donahew

27. Joseph Fossett

28. Daniel Glaspy

29. Henry Gray

30. Thos. Havard

31. Willm Hall

32. Saml Hall

33. Thos. Handfield

34. John Hamilton

35. Dens Harrington

36. John Hughes

37. Willm Kennedy

38. Saml Kempland

39. Thos. Lauthendale

40. Jas. Matthews

41. Willm Martin

42. John Poole

43. John Roberts

44. Thos. Byley

45. John Shepard

46. Edwd. Tomkins

47. John Tovey

48. Willm Uxley

49. George Walker

50. Edwd Allen

51. Henry Beard

52. Thos. Bishop

53. Timothy Bulkely

54. Jacob Connawy

55. Joseph Cuff

56. John Davis

57. Philip Downing, deserted.(victualed for 21 days)

58. James Howell

59. Thos Hyde

60. Richd Hughes

61. David Ireland

62. Thos Jenkins

63. David Knight

64. Edmd Ledger

65. John Ledger

66. John Lynham

67. Benjn Manwaring

68. Arthur Maginess

69. Humphry Notting

70. James Plunket

71. Thos Row

72. Christian Rusty

73. David Rusty

74. Alexr Sutherland

75. Thos Street

76. Andrew Simpson

77. Robt Strange

78. Thos Thompson

79. John Wheatly





Page 329 (of CO.217/13) continued.

Transcriber's Note: All persons were victualed for 28 days except where noted.

Lieut.CoLo. Lawrences Compy

Time of Entry: Aug 3, 1752

Persons Names, Quality, (Transcriber's comment)
1. Chas Lawrence, Lieut Colo.

2. John Adam, Lieut

3. Hibbert Newton

4. Edwd Phillips, Sergt

5. John Clarke, Sergt

6. John Ramsbottom, Sergt

7. Henry James, Corpl

8. Thos Dangerfield, Corpl

9. Chris Duggan, Corpl

10. John Smith, Drums

11. Hugh Jones, Drums

12. Anthony Baldwin

13. Willm Beal

14. Edward Bell

15. Danl Benbow

16. Willm Blunson

17. Dudly Boyde

18. Willm Butler

19. Willm Campbell

20. Thos Clarke

21. Robt Collis

22. Dennis Corey

23. Simon Erwin

24. John Gill

25. John Gillford

26. George Handfield

27. Samuel Harris

28. Thos Harrison

29. Thos Hitchins

30. Danl Macnab

31. Thos Morris

32. Bevis Morris

33. John Piper

34. Isaac Randall

35. Thos Saunders

36. Henry Sherwood

37. George Smith

38. Edward Sea

39. Richd Stiles

40. James Tilley

41. Willm Thorogood

42. John Taylor

43. Robt Wheeler

44. Geo Wainwright

45. John Wilson

46. Willm Whitehead

47. Willm Allen

48. John Allen

49. Willm Allen Junr

50. John Austin

51. Peter Bisk

52. Thos Brint

53. George Cook

54. Thos Francis

55. James Jones

56. Willm Jackson

57. John Harding

58. Willm Lewis

59. Joshua Lee

60. Jas McCoy

61. Robt McLaird

62. John Mathews

63. Willm McIntosh

64. Saml Marlow

65. Willm Pritchard

66. Charles Ryan

67. Jhon Reynolds, ("Jhon" is in the original)

68. Thos Shelton

69. Abraham Stynes

70. Alxr Shan

71. John Taylor

72. John Tyler

73. Geo Waljohn

74. John Wright

75. John White





Page 330 (of CO.217/13)

Transcriber's Note: All persons were victualed for 28 days except where noted.

Capt Handfields Compy

Time of Entry: Aug 3, 1752

Persons Names, Quality, (Transcriber's comment)
1. John Handfield, Capt

2. Walter Ross, Lieut

3. Thos Myddleton, Ensgn

4. John Procter, Sergt

5. Robt Spicer, Sergt

6. Thos Price, Sergt

7. John Galligan, Corpl

8. Paul Woodham, Corpl

9. Peter Jackson, Corpl

10. Robt Stiles, Drums

11. Chas Gloster, Drums

12. Thos Anderson

13. David Brown

14. Thos Belford

15. Frans Bower

16. Richard Beaumont

17. Peter Bells

18. Edward Clayton

19. Peter Cooper

20. Daniel Carmichael

21. Gabriel Chillingoe

22. Jas Chase

23. Jas Curkes

24. Geo Clarke

25. Geo Cumings

26. Peter Cameron

27. Jas Darling

28. Willm Dodd

29. Richd Detridge

30. Edmund Dell

31. Jas Edmunds

32. Ralph Foster

33. Geo Elgar

34. William Fulford

35. John Frankling

36. Peter Foy

37. John Figures

38. John Gilliard

39. John Grocock

40. John Goodall

41. John Handfield Junr

42. John Hobins

43. Edward Hope

44. Barthow Hayley

45. William Holdgate

46. Thos Hibbert

47. John Hall

48. John Jones

49. Benjn King

50. Willm Lawrence

51. James Lee

52. Willm Look

53. Edward Monty

54. Bryan Murray

55. Willm Marshall

56. Alexr McClearing

57. Edwd McKenzie

58. John Nappier

59. Corns Perry

60. Willm Picquet

61. James Reynolds

62. Saml Reynolds

63. James Smith

64. Willm Slep

65. Daniel Simmonds

66. John Simmonds

67. Michl Soney

68. John Shiffer

69. Richard Turner

70. Michl Vandergrass

71. Willm Wright

72. Moses Wright

73. Peter Wade

74. Willm Webb

75. Jacob Wormley

76. Joseph Nichols, from August 10th. (21 days)

77. Jacob Ison, from August 10th. (21 days)

78. John Butterworth, from August 17th. (14 days)

79. John Coates, from August 17th. (14 days)

80. Wallace Longart, from August 17th. (14 days)







Page 330 (of CO.217/13) continued

Transcriber's Note: All persons were victualed for 28 days except where noted.

Capt. Fothringhams Compy

Time of Entry: Aug 3, 1752

Persons Names, Quality, (Transcriber's comment)
1. Geo. Fothringham, Capt

2. Otho Hamilton, Lieut

3. Paston Gould, Ensgn

4. Francis Hogg, Sergt

5. Joseph Harrison, Sergt

6. Thomas Leonard, Sergt

7. John Hartly, Corpl

8. Chas Harrison, Corpl

9. Gabriel Gilliar, Corpl

10. John Burton, Drums

11. John Worrell, Drums

12. Saml Austin

13. John Anderson

14. James Baker

15. James Beaver

16. John Burgiss

17. Saml Boone

18. Richd Bryant

19. Willm Bryant

20. David Bathy

21. Thos Billings

22. Thos Bradfield

23. William Cockey

24. William Clarke

25. Henry Constable

26. Chas Conner

27. Richard Dane

28. Janos Eady

29. Morris Fitzgerald

30. An?? Fullington, (may be "Anty")

31. Jas Ghent, (surname may be "Ghint")

32. Edward Handfield

33. Michl Hays, (victualed for 14 days)

34. John Hammond

35. Thos Hamilton

36. Saml Hanson

37. Willm Hilcot

38. Thos Jobitt

39. Richd Ketson, (victualed for 14 days)

40. Frans Langley

41. Thos Linton

42. Evan Lewis

43. Thos Morrison

44. James Mowson

45. Duncan Leviston

46. Duncan McFarland

47. Christopr Mew

48. Thos Nichols

49. John Nightingale

50. Richard Nevell

51. John Oldham

52. Isaac Punett

53. Willm Perkins

54. Robt Piller

55. Joseph Preston

56. German Parkinson

57. Saml Robinson

58. Danl Reves

59. Richard Rose

60. Alexander Ross

61. Chas Robinson

62. Timothy Senior

63. Robt Strong

64. Rowland Smith

65. Jas Templeman

66. Edward Warham

67. Thos Watson

68. Thos Watkins

69. Richd Whitesides

70. Willm Walklet

71. Jas Wiston

72. Philip Wooden

73. Zebulon Willis

74. Jas Wheatly

75. Thos Wilkison

76. Robt Walker

77. John Gardener









Page 331 (of CO.217/13)

Transcriber's Note: All persons were victualed for 28 days except where noted.

Capt. Floyers Compy

Time of Entry: Aug 3, 1752

Persons Names, Quality, (Transcriber's comment)
1. Mattw Floyer, Capt

2. Fre?? Dilbey Hoare, Lieut

3. Willm Handfield, Lieut

4. Geoge Pomfort, Sergt,, (1st name probably George)

5. Elisha Barton, Sergt

6. Joseph Works, Sergt

7. Willm Thredor, Copr

8. Elisha Hathway, Copr

9. John Edmonds, Copr

10. William Johnson, Drums

11. Edmd Woods, Drums

12. John Adams

13. Jas Asher

14. John Alberry

15. Peter Bellard

16. John Bullis

17. Edward Black

18. Willm Belchier

19. Thos Deaze

20. Joseph Eyles

21. James Farmer

22. John Hampshire

23. Oliver Higgins

24. Chris Hope

25. Danl Murphy

26. John Michaw

27. Robt McCraig

28. Frans Oxmore

29. John Offield

30. John Peaton

31. Joseph Preble

32. Michael Redmond

33. James Royals

34. Joshua Rhodes

35. Gabriel Smith

36. John Sherbrook

37. John Simonds

38. John Tyche

39. James Winn

40. Montray Young

41. Richd French

42. Alex Blair

43. Geor Fancey

44. Willm Tiers

45. Peter Baldwin

46. Willm Bevan

47. Geo Barnes

48. Archd Campbell

49. Jos. Clayton

50. George Cork

51. David Curry

52. John Carrot

53. Thos Chester

54. Thos Dodson

55. Thos Davis

56. John Hardyman

57. Richd Humphrys

58. James Jones

59. James Kidd

60. Dens Murphy

61. Jas Murray

62. Saml Notburry

63. John Pharo

64. John Pope

65. Richard Pew

66. Jas Strange

67. Jacob Shaw

68. Richd Stulley

69. Andrew Saunders

70. James Stuart

71. Thos Tipple

72. John Ugall

73. John Wood

74. William Walker

75. James Dalton

76. Robert McLeod

77. Erasmus Jn? Philipps, ( could be "Jno" or "Jns")

78. John Hampshire









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Capt. StLoes Compy

Time of Entry: Aug 3, 1752

Persons Names, Quality, (Transcriber's comment)
1. Geo StLoes, Capt

2. Robt Patishal, Lieut

3. Ebenzr West, Sergt

4. Adam Atkins, Sergt

5. Willm Acton, Sergt

6. Michl Mahoney, Corl

7. Henry Boyle, Corl

8. Frans Rock, Corl

9. Geo Carrington

10. Robert Rose

11. Saml Austin

12. Richd Akery

13. Thos Andrews

14. Danl Bulkely

15. Chas Burne

16. John Bird

17. Daniel Bennet

18. Jas Bryan

19. Terence Cox

20. Loftus Connely

21. Thos Coulston

22. Jas Christian

23. Thos Clarke

24. Thos Draper

25. Willm Denby

26. Frans Davis

27. Jas Davis

28. Matw Downing

29. Willm Eves

30. Willm Ealy

31. John Farrington

32. Willm Fareley

33. Nichs Griffis

34. James Green

35. Willm Hewit

36. Jas Husband

37. Robt Hamilton

38. Edward Howard

39. Willm Hughes

40. Thos Hardin

41. Willm Jones

42. Michl Kelly

43. Jas Lovegrove

44. Henry Lee

45. Thos Leaky

46. John Lock

47. Willm Matthews

48. John Mangen

49. Willm McFrederick

50. Henry Monlos, (surname may be "Moulds")

51. Willm Nevin

52. Chris Newhouse

53. Richd Prosser

54. Willm Pett

55. Joseph Pell

56. Thos Peirce

57. James Robes

58. John Richardson

59. John Rogers

60. David Roberts

61. Hugh Robertson

62. Moses Row

63. Willm Richards

64. Morris Smith

65. Benjn Shau?, (surname may be "Shaw")

66. William Sutherland

67. Henry Sadler

68. John Spatches

69. Richard Taylor

70. Thos Watson

71. Edward Wilson

72. Benjn Wantwood

73. John Winch

74. John Woolgar

75. Willm Warlow







Page 332 (of CO.217/13)

Transcriber's Note: All persons were victualed for 28 days except where noted.

Capt. Amhursts Compy

Time of Entry: Aug 3, 1752

Persons Names, Quality, (Transcriber's comment)
1. Phillips Newton, Lieut

2. Alexr Hay, Esign

3. John Hudson, Do

4. Jas Thomas, Sergt

5. John Hartley, Sergt

6. John Wallace, Sergt

7. John Brown, Coprl

8. John Keald, Coprl

9. Edwd Perry, Coprl

10. Jenkin Jones

11. Thos Andrews

12. Henry Allen

13. Willm Auberry

14. Jas Backhous

15. Anty Buckworth

16. Thos Boxley

17. Jas Bryant

18. Michl Bryant

19. Willm Carr

20. John Chapman

21. John Connely

22. Saml Curry

23. Danl Evans

24. Mattw Foy

25. John Galloway

26. Thos Hall

27. John Hanshole

28. Henry Howard

29. Corn? Kelly

30. Richd Mitchell

31. Saml Mutton

32. John Macabe

33. Evan Owens

34. John Priest

35. Charles Stowe

36. Willm Tarr

37. John Vaughan

38. Edwd Wagstaff

39. Thos Atkinson

40. Thos Aston

41. Willm Archer

42. Richd Banks

43. John Bedford

44. Jas Bellamy

45. Edwd Britten

46. Thos Bashford

47. Tobias Boyce

48. Willm Bryan

49. Jas Carrol

50. John Crafts, (surname may be "Crofts")

51. John Dyer

52. Willm Ellis

53. Thos Green

54. John Goff

55. John Gibbs

56. Richard Hall

57. Willm Kilburn

58. Joseph Moore

59. Jas Mahoney

60. John Mathar

61. William Preston

62. John Pointer

63. John Scott

64. Geo Shafroad

65. Willm Smith

66. Thos Thompson

67. Richard Taylor, (victualed for 14 days)

68. Peter Tisallen

69. Uriah Weaver

70. Thos Wilson

71. Thos Wingdell

72. Peter Walden

73. John Tomlinson

74. Peter Jackson

75. Thomas Gray

76. Owen Owens

77. Charles Walton











Page 332 (of CO.217/13) continued

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Capt. Scotts Compy

Time of Entry: Aug 3, 1752

Persons Names, Quality, (Transcriber's comment)
1. George Scott, Capt

2. John Hall, Lieut

3. Francis Gildart, En

4. ----- Parker, En

5. Lawrence Smith, Sergt

6. John Parnal, Sergt

7. Francis Mathews, Sergt

8. Jeremiah Murphy, Corpl

9. John McKnight, Corpl

10. James Palmer, Corpl

11. John Castine

12. John Thompson

13. Henry Aberjohn

14. Edward Alboney (surname may be "Albaney")

15. Willm Atkins

16. John Atkinson

17. John Bagnall

18. Abraham Berry

19. Edwd Burns

20. Willm Brown

21. John Beaven

22. Willm Berrit

23. John Cooper

24. James Carr

25. John Cummings

26. Thos Cooke

27. Thos Chellue, (surname may be "Chellice")

28. Willm Cowen

29. Thos Drishell

30. Willm Davis

31. Willm Davis, (this duplication is in the original)

32. John Elliot

33. Sylvester Ekin?, (last letter is unreadable)

34. John Edwards

35. William Fletcher

36. Willm Geazey

37. Humphry Guest

38. John Hays

39. John Hathman

40. Christoper Hugehs ("Hugehs" is in the original)

41. Abraham Hathman

42. John Harris

43. Willm Harper

44. Solomon Jackson

45. John Fletcher

46. Willm Jennings

47. Corns Lynch

48. Alexr Lacket

49. Thos Leary

50. John Lewis

51. John Morrin

52. David Mills

53. John Miller

54. John Mills

55. John Sike

56. John Mills (this duplication is in the original)

57. John Michael

58. George Peirce, (surname could be "Pierce")

59. Richd Pine

60. Joseph Pinn

61. Thos Quin

62. Robert Rose

63. John Roper

64. Joseph Sinclair

65. Henry Sumner

66. James Stewart

67. John Salam

68. John Sweeny

69. Saml Taylor

70. John Times

71. Thos Topp

72. Anthony Vincer, (surname may be "Vineer")

73. Robert Wiloughby

74. Thos Wail

75. John Walters, (surname may be "Wallers")

76. Saml Williams

77. Willm Ward







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Halifax 30th August 1752.



An Abstract of the Number of ?????? Victuald in the foregoing List Between the 3d & 30th August 1752



Regiment Company No.Men No. Days Total of Persons Total of Days

1st Company 80 2.233 )

2nd Company 75 2.100 )

3rd Company 80 2.184 )

4th Company 77 2.128 )

5th Company 78 2.184 )-- 619 17.213

6th Company 75 2.100 )

7th Company 77 2.128 )

8th Company 77 2.156 ) ---------------------------------------

TOTAL 619 17.213

====================================



Halifax 30th August 1752.

These are to Certify the Rt Honble Lords Commissor of His Majes??? Treasury that the Commissarys at Annapolis Royale & Halifax hav? Victuald agreeable to the Contracts of Mess?? Woodford and Townsend the ????? of Persons mentioned in the foregoing Lists the Number of Days agai?? each Person exprest between the 3d of August & the 30th of the same Month both days included, to say Seventeen Thousand, two hundred and thirteen persons for one day.

Have signd three Certificates of same Tenor and Date

PTHopson

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Transcriber's Comment: Page 334 was the "Cover Page". It was

used as the outer wrapping for the original and is unreadable.