Captain William Peisley’s Troop of Horse

Active1640? to
CountryIreland
AllegianceProtestant
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeHorse
CaptainWilliam Peisley
Area Raised
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesSt Leger 1642

Troop of horse of the ‘Old Army’ serving in Munster during the Irish Confederate Wars

Service History

1642

Notes

Peisley’s troop were part of the old army and Peisley was Provost Marshal of Munster. Noted in the Munster forces in 1642 1).

Flags & Equipment

Described as carbines

Notable Officers

William Peisley

Strength

  • 1642: 12 horse

See Also

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