Colonel Donnough MacNemarra’s Regiment of Foot

Active 1649
CountryIreland
AllegianceConfederate
Royalist
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeFoot
ColonelDonnough MacNemarra
Area Raised
Coat Colour
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesMunster 1649

Irish Confederate foot of the Munster Army fighting alongside the Royalists in 1649

Service History

1649

  • April: Mustered at Polemonnty

Notes

A Donnough MacNemarra was Lt Col to Lord Castleconnell in 1647, perhaps the same officer and/or regiment?

Coats, Flags & Equipment

This regiment have many calivers ; most of their pikes unserviceable.

Notable Officers

Donnough MacNemarra

Officer List

Strength

Mustered April 16491).

  • The collonell's company : liuetennant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 2 drummes, 31 musketts, 36 pikemen. In all : 85.
  • Major Cnogher O'Callaghan's company : captain, liuetennant, ensigne 2 Serjeants, 1 piper, 32 muskets, 18 pikemen. In all: 53.
  • Captain Teige O'Bryen's company : captain, liuetennant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 24 muskets, 55 armed. In all : 84.
  • Captain John McNemarra his company : captaine, liuetenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 16 muskets, 27 pikemen, 4 sick. In all : 50.
  • Captain Donnell McNemarra his company : captaine, lieutenant ensigne, 2 8erjeants, one drumme, 28 musketts, 40 pikemen, 5 sick. In all: 76.
  • Captain John Gradye's company :' captain, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 23 musketts, 26 pikemen. In all : 52.
  • Captain Tirlagh McDonnogh's company : captain, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 35 muskets, 46 pikemen, sick and seene 4. In all : 86.

The whole number, 437.—This regiment have many calivers ; most of their pikes unserviceable.

See Also

1) Historical Manuscripts Commission, Fourteenth Report, Appendix, Part VII, The Manuscripts of the Marquis of Ormonde, p200