Colonel Hugh Bethell’s Regiment of Horse

Active1644 to 1649
CountryEngland
AllegianceParliamentarian
ConflictsFirst Civil War
TypeHorse
ColonelHugh Bethell
Area RaisedYorkshire
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesFairfax 1644
Poyntz 1645

Parliamentarian regiment of horse of the Northern Association

Service History

1644

  • January: Battle of Nantwich
  • April to July: Siege of York
  • 2nd July: Battle of Marston Moor
  • July: Siege of York

1645

  • September: Battle of Rowton Heath

1646

1647

  • July: The regiment still serving with the Northern Association and elects agitators

1648

1649

Notes

Bethell's chaplain was paid in 1648 and 1649.

Coats and Flags

Notable Officers

Colonel Hugh Bethell

Officer List

  • Lieutenant Colonel Spencer 1)
  • Captain Robert Stafford (01/08/44 - 23/01/46)2)
  • Captain Edmond Hoyle (25/05/44 - 17/09/44)3)
  • Captain Conyers 4)
  • Captain Pockley 5)

Strength

See Also

1) , 4) N.A. E121/5/5
2) N.A. SP28/266/pt3/5-7
3) N.A. SP28/253A/Liber B/20
5) N.A. SP28/176 Fenton Parish returns