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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 The headings were written in full at the top of every column, these have been replaced by letters to save space.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
B 2nd Class, 30 to 50 unmarried, and no children under 10 years
C 3rd Class, 17 to 30 married, or two children under 10 years.
D 4th Class, Remainder between 17 and 55.



NAMES Description A            B            C            D            REMARKS
    Age Age Age Age  
William Radford Footman 24        
Henry Pope Grocer 20        
John Dacie Do.       53  
John Parkin Stonemason       40 Volunteer
Arthur Negal Saddler       45 Infirm
Benjn. Raddon Brushmaker       41 Volunteer
James Cann Schoolmaster   36     Infirm
John Luxton Clerk   32      
Charles Scanes Pump Maker       38  
Joseph Truscott Cordwainer       50  
Charles Burnett Taylor       39  
Thos. Mardon Draper 26        
Edmund Davey Do. 17        
Wm. Godwin Breeches Maker 30        
Wm. Sparkes Linen Draper         Quaker
Caleb Chillcott Schoolmaster 25       Infirm Fits
Rd. Pippernell Joiner       44 Volunteer
John Burnett Apprentice 18        
John Pillmore Labourer       34  
Wm. Royal Smith       39  
Wm. Easterbrook Appe. 18        
Thos. Marchant Worsted Maker 23        
John Marchant Taylor 20        
John Stook Joiner 30        
Robt. Alford Taylor 20        
Daniel Spreake Do. 18       Quaker
Chas. Clapp Ironmonger     30    
Robt. Harris Appentice 17        
Wm. Woolcott Schoolmaster       32  
Wm. Vinnicombe Yeoman       50  
Geo. Reed Bricklayer       47  
John Reed Do. 20       Volunteer
Robt. Farmer Shoemaker       39  
Joseph Summons Rope maker       45  
Thos. Buller Inn Keeper       48 Volunteer
James Ashford Ostler       33  
Wm. Froom Druggist       31  
Robt. Backet Do. 18        
John Ledger Vintner       66  
Henry Scott Brazier       37 Volunteer
Wm. Kelland Currier 22        
Saml. Auther Grocer       38  
Price Turner Sadler       52  
Thos. Horrel Builder       46  
John Britnell Brush maker   36      
Thos. Groudle So. 18        
Jno. Bowden Do. 18        
Robt. Heman         72  
Wm. Mullings Schoolmaster       31  
Wm. Pippernell Apprentice 17        
John Webber Printer     25   Volunteer
Thos. Lang Joiner     27    
John Straw InnKeeper       32  
Wm. Britton Ostler 21        
Alex. Hammett Glassman       39 Volunteer
Wm. Evans Smith     30   Do.
S. Pear BrushMaker       46  
Geo. Major Builder       32  
A. Goodridge Apprentice          
Wm. Bastow Smith       32  
Thos. Bastow Do. 19        
Robt. Strang Do. 20        
John Chapple Bricklayer       60  
James Chapple Do. 24        
Wm. Chapple Do. 22        
Clemt. Chapple Do. 20        
Moses Hern Currier       47  
Christr. Melony Do. 18        
John Herne Do. 18        
John Terrell Attoy. At Law 29        
Wm. Snell Taylor       41  
John Tozer Joiner       32  
Geo. Nevett Smith 20        
Phillip Paddon Cheese Monger       44  
John Merrifield Brush Maker 22        
John Allun Brushmaker 19        
John Dinniford Baker 20        
Richd. Note Brush Maker 24        
Wm. Furseman Taylor       35  
    33 3 4 36 Vol 9 Infirm 3


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