Militia List 1803, Parish of St Kerrian, 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 The headings were written in full at the top of every column, these have been replaced by letters to save space. The entries are handwritten in what appears to be three different hands. There are also variations in the way children are recorded.




Constable's List (Militia List) of the Parish of St David's, 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
William RadfordFootman24    
Henry PopeGrocer20    
John DacieDo.   53 
John ParkinStonemason   40Volunteer
Arthur NegalSaddler   45Infirm
Benjn. RaddonBrushmaker   41Volunteer
James CannSchoolmaster 36  Infirm
John LuxtonClerk 32   
Charles ScanesPump Maker   38 
Joseph TruscottCordwainer   50 
Charles BurnettTaylor   39 
Thos. MardonDraper26    
Edmund DaveyDo.17    
Wm. GodwinBreeches Maker30    
Wm. SparkesLinen Draper    Quaker
Caleb ChillcottSchoolmaster25   Infirm Fits
Rd. PippernellJoiner   44Volunteer
John BurnettApprentice18    
John PillmoreLabourer   34 
Wm. RoyalSmith   39 
Wm. EasterbrookAppe.18    
Thos. MarchantWorsted Maker23    
John MarchantTaylor20    
John StookJoiner30    
Robt. AlfordTaylor20    
Daniel SpreakeDo.18   Quaker
Chas. ClappIronmonger  30  
Robt. HarrisAppentice17    
Wm. WoolcottSchoolmaster   32 
Wm. VinnicombeYeoman   50 
Geo. ReedBricklayer   47 
John ReedDo.20   Volunteer
Robt. FarmerShoemaker   39 
Joseph SummonsRope maker   45 
Thos. BullerInn Keeper   48Volunteer
James AshfordOstler   33 
Wm. FroomDruggist   31 
Robt. BacketDo.18    
John LedgerVintner   66 
Henry ScottBrazier   37Volunteer
Wm. KellandCurrier22    
Saml. AutherGrocer   38 
Price TurnerSadler   52 
Thos. HorrelBuilder   46 
John BritnellBrush maker 36   
Thos. GroudleSo.18    
Jno. BowdenDo.18    
Robt. Heman    72 
Wm. MullingsSchoolmaster   31 
Wm. PippernellApprentice17    
John WebberPrinter  25 Volunteer
Thos. LangJoiner  27  
John StrawInnKeeper   32 
Wm. BrittonOstler21    
Alex. HammettGlassman   39Volunteer
Wm. EvansSmith  30 Do.
S. PearBrushMaker   46 
Geo. MajorBuilder   32 
A. GoodridgeApprentice     
Wm. BastowSmith   32 
Thos. BastowDo.19    
Robt. StrangDo.20    
John ChappleBricklayer   60 
James ChappleDo.24    
Wm. ChappleDo.22    
Clemt. ChappleDo.20    
Moses HernCurrier   47 
Christr. MelonyDo.18    
John HerneDo.18    
John TerrellAttoy. At Law29    
Wm. SnellTaylor   41 
John TozerJoiner   32 
Geo. NevettSmith20    
Phillip PaddonCheese Monger   44 
John MerrifieldBrush Maker22    
John AllunBrushmaker19    
John DinnifordBaker20    
Richd. NoteBrush Maker24    
Wm. FursemanTaylor   35 
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