Militia List 1803, Parish of St John, Exeter

Trewmans, Printers, High Street, Exeter

Devon Record Office, Miscellaneous Papers Box 5

The document is the property of Exeter City Council, and its transcript is provided here with their kind permission.

Transcribed by Iris Sutton

Abbreviations to names are as in the original document. The headings were written in full at the top of every column, these have been replaced by letters to save space. Errors in entering the information in columns are as in the original.



Constable's List (Militia List) of the Parish of Saint Petrock, Exon

Column Headings, originally written in full at top of each column.
A   1st Class, 17 to 30 unmarried and no children under 10 years
B2nd Class, 30 to 50 unmarried, and no children under 10 years
C3rd Class, 17 to 30 married, or two children under 10 years.
D4th Class, Remainder between 17 and 55.


NAMESDescriptionA           B           C           D           REMARKS
John CrossJoiner   1Willing to serve
Robt. TuckerMason   1Infirm
Wm. CooperCordwainer   1Willing to serve
William Cooper JunrDo.1   A Volunteer
William HousePatten Maker   1Willing to serve
John HancockHorner   1Ditto.
James GreensladeShoemaker   1Lame
William HumphryTaylor1   willing to serve
Willm. TittDo.1   In Volunteer Artillery
John SweetBucklemaker   1willing to serve
Benjamin PeckfordDissenting Minister   1Infirm
Francis PeckfordCurrier 1   
Benjn. WorthShoemaker   1A Volunteer
Robt. CornishBuilder   1Volunteer. Artificer
Saml. LendonCheesemonger   1willing to serve
Thomas SalterVictualler   1Ditto.
John MelluishOstler1   Ditto.
Henry SmithIronmonger   1 
John MitchellJoiner   1Ditto.
Wm. WeeksBlacksmith   1in volunteer Artillery
Isaac ThornDitto.1   Ditto.
Thos. TorrDitto. 1  a Volunteer
David HitchcockGrocer   1willing to serve
E . TuckerDitto1   Willing to serve
William WilliamsSawyer   1Infirm
John KellandUmbrella maker   1willing to serve
John M. KellandDo.1   Do.
John HodgeClerk Discharged   1Lame but willing to serve
Roger HorganTurner   1Blind
Philip GoveSchoolmaster   1Willing to serve
Geo. CockromGrinder   1Ditto.
Wm. TuckerFounder   1Ditto.
John WoodTaylor   1Ditto.
Wm. TriggsBricklayer   1Ditto.
John FordLaborer   1Ditto.
John AndrewsTucker 1  Ditto.
Geo. ReeveyPawnbroker   1Ditto.
Josh. CawleyWaiter   1Rheumatic
John KidnerJoiner   1willing to serve
Willm. BucklandBroker   1Lame
Willm. Buckland Junr. 1    
John HutchingsBaker  1  
Saml. PopeHaberdasher   1willing to serve
John Edwards   1 A Volunteer
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Jacob AbrahamOptician   1 
Edmd. HitchcockFuller   1a Volunteer
John ChamberlainCabinet Maker    Ditto.
John BucklandBaker1   Ditto.
Anthy. TownshendFish hook maker1   Ditto.
John ReynellWoolen Draper 1  willing to serve
Benjn. JohnsonHousekeeper   1Medical man
Thos. SmallridgeChina Man   1Lame
Thos. MoxeyShoemaker   1Nervous
Chas. MoxeyDitto.1    
Moses LevyA Reader in the Synagogue   1Discharged
John WooseleyShoemaker   1 
Thos. KickDitto.1    
Josh. WayDitto.1    
John BlackmoreMerchant 1  willing to serve
Chas. ColdridgeClerk1   Ditto.
Josh. OrchardPorter1   Ditto.
Nathl. RamsonBaker1    
Wm. SandersGun (Gum?)Maker   1Ditto.
Thomas FisherDo.1   Ditto.
Robt. DaveyVictualler   1a Volunteer
Richard GouldCornfactor   1willing to serve
Geo. LobbSadler1    
Henry WarrenCorkcutter   1Ditto.
Emanuel LevySilversmith   1Ditto.
John TollyTaylor   1a Volunteer
Wm. GoldsworthyMason   1willing to serve
Matthew BarrettPerfumer   1Ditto.
Wm. DodgeLaborer   1in Artillery
Richd. BaleBrazier   1 
John H BalePlumber1   willing to serve
Philip DanielTaylor   1Infirm
John WayShoemaker   1willing to serve
Geo. WayHair Dresser1   a volunteer
John WestBrewer   1 
John EsterbrookHatter   1willing to serve
John PulmanSawyer   1 
Henry CrossTobacconist    A Quaker
John MarwoodJoiner   1willing to serve
John NevittSmith 1  in the Artillery
Charles LawrenceWheelwright1   Ditto.
Thos. ChambersBreeches-maker   1willing to serve
Christr. CogganSergemaker   1Infirm
Saml. CogganFuller 1   
Robt. BowdenHuckster   1a Volunteer
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John HawkeCordwainer 1  Ditto.
Robt. PerrowDitto.1   Ditto.
Wm. FinnimoreDitto.1   A Volunteer
William BabbageDitto. 1  Ditto.
Geo. PookeDo.1   Ditto.
Wm. WestronFuller    Willing to serve
Willm. HarrisLaborer  1 Fits
Nicholas TregayDo.   1Discharged Infirm
Willm. WelchSilversmith   1a volunteer
John FordGlazier   1Willing to serve
Willm. ClarkeDo.1   Ditto.
Francis HandcockShoemaker   1Ditto.
Joseph RatcliffeBaker   1Infirm
Saml. MurchDitto.1   willing to serve
John JenningsDitto.1   willing to serve
Richd. MeadJoiner   1a Volunteer
John VentonMason  1 Ditto.
William BrockLeather Dresser   1Infirm Discharged
Lewis ModleyCorkcutter   1a volunteer
Jo. M WilcocksLinen Draper1    
Ebenezer WilcocksDo.1    
Jas. M. WilcocksDo.1   A Volunteer
James BakerShopman1    
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Geo. Houghton Constable