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Muster Roll of Captain James Fitzgerald’s Company of the lst(?) Regiment, Brigade of Florida Mounted Militia, commanded by Col. John Warren, ordered into service of the United States by Brig. General Z. Taylor from the 12th day of November 1839 to the 12th day of May 1840 when discharged. [The Company was mustered by Lt. J. M. Clendenin.]

  • Fitzgerald, James Captain
  • Bates, James 1st Lieutenant
  • Logue, J. 2nd Lieutenant
  • Conway, Chas. M. 1st Sergt.
  • Lusk, Norman Sergt.
  • Conrris, John Corporal
  • Osman, Robert E. Corporal
  • Schletts, Joseph Sergt.
  • Hargan, Wm.
  • Scott, Martain Corporal
  • Dougherty, John Corporal
  • Privates
  • Addleman, Morris
  • Allen, Lorenzo
  • Bush, James
  • Butler, Wm.
  • Butler, John 0.
  • Barber, Grandison
  • Burk, Wm.
  • Board, Edward
  • Butler, John
  • Beaks, John
  • Camel, John
  • Cartwright, Daniel
  • Cannon, John
  • Calvin, Wm
  • Calahan, A. B.
  • Casnaghan, Wm.
  • Cashman, Patrick
  • Draper, James
  • Derlin, Isaac
  • Emmet, George
  • Edwards, Thomas
  • Funk, Luke
  • Fisher, Andrew
  • Grayer, John
  • Graham, Alexander
  • Higgins, John
  • Houston, John G.
  • Hared, Henry
  • Harris, Eli
  • Horton, John
  • Johnston, James E.
  • George, James
  • Kelly, Marcus
  • Knapp, Jacob
  • Mooney, Alfred
  • Murphy, Edward
  • More, Leander G.
  • McGrath, Patrick
  • Morris, William S.
  • Miller, Harran
  • McMahon, Rodger, discharged
  • Meyers, Evans
  • McEvoy, Patrick
  • Neckar, Auguste
  • Peak, Walter
  • Park, Robert
  • Roberts, John
  • Ravnall, Edward
  • Reynolds, Thomas
  • Sephlitz, Christopher
  • Shields, James
  • Scott, Samuel
  • Samby, Michael
  • Town, George R.
  • Vance, Richard
  • Weed, Jones
  • Winder, John
  • White, James
  • Walker, Patrick
  • Wyatt, Lewis

Webber, Peter, discharged 2/12

Yonker, Peter C., discharged 2/22

Eldred, Wyat B., discharged 2/22

McDonald, Alexander discharged 2/22

Cummings, John, died 2/14

Allen, John, deserted from Ft. WhelocK 2/18.

George, James, deserted 1/1, with rifles & equipment with settler named James ______.

Certified a true muster by Js. Fitzgerald, Captain.
Date: May 12, 1840
Station: Fort Heileman, E[ast] F[lorida]

Certified by S. Churchill, Maj. 3rd Artillery, 12 May 1840

Muster Roll of Captain James Fitzgerald’s Company of the First Regiment of Florida Mounted Militia, commanded by Col. John Warren, ordered into the service of the United States by Brig. Gen’l, Z. Taylor from the 12th day of November 1839 to the 12th day of May 1840.

This muster contained only the names of the men who were discharged, died and deserted already noted on the foregoing muster. An additional Private was named: Daniel George and James George was listed as George James.

Muster Roll certified by J. Fitzgerald, Capt., and J. M. Clendenin, on the 26th of December 1839 at Fort Heilaman, East Florida.



MLA Source Citation:

Florida Department of Military Affairs, Office of the Adjutant General, State Arsenal. Florida Militia Muster Rolls, Seminole Indian Wars. St. Augustine, Florida. 1968. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 16 September 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/florida/first-regiment-brigade-florida-mounted-militia.htm - Last updated on Apr 16th, 2013


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