Z1/43/2/5 Chivelstone, Coleridge Hundred

August ye 25th 1715 A list of foot soldiers and arms within the p[ar]ish aboves[ai]d to be of the standing militia of the said County charged according to Act of P[ar]lem[en]t intitulled an act for ordring the forces of the sev[er]all counties of the Kingdom by the Deputie Lieuetennant of the s[ai]d County as followeth

Name (and title)Further detailsAmount    
(£ s)    
Richard Ford32 10    A mans arms
Joseph Watts05 00    
Richard Hardy11 10    
John Gillard01 00    
Nicholas Came37 00    A mans arms
John Smith06 00    
John Partridge06 00    
John Edwards01 00    
Nicholas Prittejohn24 00    A mans arms
Dorathy Edwards06 00    
Fredrick Marker13 00    
Francis Lamble03 00    
Jane Hardy04 00    
Daniell Shath22 10    A mans arms
Richard Weekes07 10    
Will Ford13 00    
Roger Chope05 10    
Elizabeth Rich01 10    
Peter Ryder Gent32 10    A mans arms
Ann Partridge08 10    
John Crispin09 00    
Caleb March26 00    A mans arms
William Crocker00 06    
Joseph Pearce00 07    
Nath March05 10    
Michaell Partridgefor Shipherds05 10    
John Cranch30 00    A mans arms
Jane Hardy05 10    
Mich Partridge02 15    
John Edwards02 15    
Jane Chope02 15    
John Partridgeof ye town06 05    
Edward Luscombe19 00    A mans arms
Nicholas Luscombe16.00    
Richard Torring09 00    
Robert Louell03 00    
Thomas Stabb02 00    
Mary Phillieps01 00    
William Predam Gent26 00    A mans arms
Sill Edwards09 00    
Robert Adames11 00    
Michaell Partridge04 00    
Henry Nelson Esqr50 00    Gonn off to horse
William Dyer Esqr36 00    a Commission officer
The occupiers of Roger Hele Esqr14 00    Gonn off to horse
Edward Luscombe    Constables
Crispin Colling    Constables
Sume totall is 550 - -

[In the documents, the amounts recorded are arranged in groups normally adding up to £50 (or multiples of £50), and known as 'fifties', each responsible for providing one or more soldiers; in the transcript, the fifties are separated by grey bands; see Section 2 of the Commentary, The documents described.]