Sir James Sinclair of Murkill’s Regiment of Foot

Active1649
CountryScotland
AllegianceCovenanter
ConflictsThird Civil War
TypeFoot
ColonelJames Sinclair
Area RaisedCaithness?
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Obscure Covenanter foot of 1649

Service History

1649

  • July: Sinclair’s regiment musters 160 foot

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

A very obscure unit, no other information has come to light, perhaps Sinclair failed to raise sufficient men.

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Notable Officers

Sir James Sinclair of Murkill

Strength

  • July 1649: 160 foot

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