Colonel Edmond Fitzmorris’s Regiment of Foot

Active 1649
CountryIreland
AllegianceConfederate
Royalist
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeFoot
ColonelEdmond Fitzmorris
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

Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Edmond Fitzmorris

Officer List

Strength

Mustered April 16491).

  • Major Conly McEgan's company : captain, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 24 muskets, 21 pikes, 3 sicke and seene ; absent, 6. In all : 62.
  • Captain Thomas Bourk's company: captain, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 31 musketts, 31 pikes, 8 sick, 4 sick and seene, 2 absent. In all : 82.
  • Captain Morrogh O'Bryen's company : lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 73 souldiers unarmed, 7 absent, 12 sick. In all: 98.
  • Captain Edmond O' Meagher's company : captaine, liuetenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 58 muskets. In all : 71.
  • Captain James Piers his company : captain, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 58 musketts. In all : 71.
  • Captain Morrish Mclnerhni's company: captain, lieutenant, ensigne, 2 Serjeants, 1 drumme, 30 muskets, 34 pikes, 7 sick, 1 absent. In all: 78.

The whole number, 396.—This regiment is well armed; onely one company wants arms.

See Also

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