Muster Roll of Captain Thos. C. Ellis’s Company of the 1st Regiment, Brigade of Florida Mounted Militia, commanded by Col. W. J. Bayley, ordered into service of the United States by Brig. Gen’l W. K. Armistead from the 17th day of August 1840 bo the 17th day of November 1840 when discharged.

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  • Ellis, Thos C. Captain
  • Tucker, Jonathan A. 1st Lieut.
  • McNeill, John 2d Lieut.
  • Crews, J. M. 1st Sgt.
  • Floyd, Isaac Sgt.
  • Hague, James Sgt.
  • Howard, Seth Sgt.
  • Edgar, James Corporal
  • Stanley, William F. Corporal
  • Knight, Stephen Corporal
  • Piper, Thomas Corporal
  • Miller, John F. Bugler
  • Sharp, George Bugler
  • Privates
  • Bates, Fleming
  • Burnett, Laburn
  • Blanton, J. B.
  • Clark, Harbord
  • Chase, Thomas
  • Colding, Thomas
  • Darling, John
  • Dree, Simeon
  • Everett, J. A.
  • Fagan, Stephen
  • Frebly, C.
  • Fisher, Andrew
  • Fuller, Daniel
  • Gibbons, James
  • Geiger, J. N.
  • Garrason, William
  • Garrason, F. L.
  • Hindley, Mathew
  • Harvey, Simeon
  • Hage, Gideon
  • Hager, John R.
  • Hope, John C.
  • Hope, William, Jr
  • Horn, Moses
  • Ingram, Thomas
  • Jourdan, Patrick
  • Jackson, McDowell
  • Knight, Joseph J.
  • Kiel, Adam
  • Linsley, Henry
  • Lastinger, Shadrick
  • Morey, William
  • Mott, Abram
  • Mears, William H.
  • Murphy, Stephens
  • McKee, William
  • McNeill, Archibald
  • Neill, L. M.
  • Petit, James
  • Prevat, F. G.
  • Reynolds, Samuel
  • Ramis, James
  • Randum, Luther
  • Scott, William
  • Scott, William W.
  • Scott, William D.
  • Swain, John G.
  • Sourgrag, William
  • Standley, John B.
  • Standley, Jesse
  • Standley, Seaburn
  • Smith, Jerdin
  • Tyson, Stephen
  • Townsend, Light
  • T0wn5end, Samuel
  • Thompson, William
  • Taylor, J. S.
  • Tucker, John
  • Waters, William
  • Wincorp, Wm D.
  • Salmons, Aaron W.
  • Garrason, Joseph N.


  • Brandaway, William, declines serving and discharged Aug. 17th.
  • Hines, Charles,
  • Hope, Henry,
  • Philips, Garrett, rejected, drunkenness, by Mustering Officer & Discharged Aug. 17th.
  • White, E. K., declines servicing and discharged Aug. 17th.


  • Goodrich, Charles, deserted from Newnansville, July 1st.
  • Edwards, S. L., absent without leave from July 10th.
  • Hope, David, absent without leave from July 16th.

Florida Militia Muster Rolls, Seminole Indian Wars. Florida Department of Military Affairs, Office of the Adjutant General, State Arsenal, St. Augustine, Florida.

  • Smart (Stuart?), S. J., killed by Indians August 12th.

“A true extract.”

A. MACOMB Maj. Gen., Commander in Chief.
S. CHURCHILL, Maj., 3d Artillery