Robert Farquharson of Invercauld’s Regiment

Active1641
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsSecond Bishops’ War
TypeFoot
ColonelRobert Farquharson
Area RaisedBraes of Mar
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Field Armies Garrison

Covenanters probably in garrison during the Second Bishops’ War

Service History

1641

  • August: Commissioned to raise 100 men to garrison Angus, the Mearns, Mar and Banff
  • October: Commission expired

Notes

A history of the unit is shown in Edward M. Furgol’s A Regimental History of the Covenanting Armies 1639-1651 Edinburgh, 1990. ISBN 0 85976 194 0

It’s uncertain whether Farquharson actually raised the men he’d been ordered to.

Coats, Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

Robert Farquharson of Invercauld

Strength

  • 100 men commissioned

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