Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

royalist:foot-regiments:henry-cheater [01/08/2019 10:54]
1642
royalist:foot-regiments:henry-cheater [13/11/2019 23:40] (current)
tim
Line 2: Line 2:
  
 <WRAP right> <WRAP right>
-|**Active**|1644|+|**Active**|1644 ​to 1645|
 |**Country**|England| |**Country**|England|
 |**Allegiance**|Royalist| |**Allegiance**|Royalist|
Line 13: Line 13:
 |**Flag Design**| |  |**Flag Design**| |
 |**Field Armies**|Rupert 1644| |**Field Armies**|Rupert 1644|
 +| |Garrison|
 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
  
Line 26: Line 27:
   *November: Besieged at Bolton le Dale Castle   *November: Besieged at Bolton le Dale Castle
   
-=====Notes====+=====Notes====
 +In the Garrison of Bolton Castle until surrender 5th November 1645. Bolton Castle was originally garrisoned by Colonel Scroope. Said to have been in Pontefract garrison at some stage.  
 =====Coats and Flags===== =====Coats and Flags=====
 =====Notable Officers===== =====Notable Officers=====
-A list of the regiment'​s officers is shown in //Officers and Regiments of the Royalist Army// by Stuart Reid (Partizan Press). ​+
 ==== Col Henry Cheater==== ==== Col Henry Cheater====
 Cheater, or Chaytor, was a professional soldier, some say his regiment were from Ireland. ​ Cheater, or Chaytor, was a professional soldier, some say his regiment were from Ireland. ​
  
-Colonel Henry Chaytors Regiment of Foot+====Officer Lists==== 
 +From original research by Victor Judge aka BCW user 1642
  
 +  *Colonel Henry Chaytor
 +  *Captain Rhys Munday (2)
 +  *Captain John Pawlet I.O. L + W
 +  *Captain Lancelot Walker ​ I.O. Cumberland
 +  *Captain William Wharton ​ I.O. L + W
 +  *Captain Ralph Willy I.O. Durham
  
 +A list of the regiment'​s officers is also shown in //Officers and Regiments of the Royalist Army// by Stuart Reid (Partizan Press). ​
  
-Captain Rhys Munday ​      (2) +=====Contemporary References===== 
-Captain ​              John Pawlet ​        I.O. L + W +From original research by Victor Judge aka BCW user 1642
-Captain ​              ​Lancelot Walker ​ I.O. Cumberland +
-Captain ​              ​William Wharton ​ I.O. L + W +
-Captain ​              Ralph Willy            I.O. Durham+
  
 +==Chater'​s composition==
 (1) SP23.217.580 (1) SP23.217.580
 To the Honourable Committee for Compositions. To the Honourable Committee for Compositions.
-The humble petition of Henry Chater of Croft in the County of Yorke,Gent.+The humble petition of Henry Chater of Croft in the County of Yorke, Gent. 
 Sheweth that your petitioner hath bin engaged in the first and second warre against the Parliament for which his estate is lyable to sequestration. Sheweth that your petitioner hath bin engaged in the first and second warre against the Parliament for which his estate is lyable to sequestration.
-And for that his estate is onely a rent charge for his life of 50L p anno,and that he hath noe other estate.+And for that his estate is onely a rent charge for his life of 50L p anno, and that he hath noe other estate.
 He therefore humbly prayes to bee admitted to Composition for ye estate above mentioned according to the rules given by the Parliament. He therefore humbly prayes to bee admitted to Composition for ye estate above mentioned according to the rules given by the Parliament.
 And he shall ever pray &e. And he shall ever pray &e.
  
-Hen.Chater.+Hen. Chater.
  
-In the Garrison of Bolton Castle and after surrender 5th November 1645,​marched into Pontefract Garrison. +==Munday'​s commission==
- +
-Bolton Castle was originally garrisoned by Colonel Scroope+
  
 (2) Commission dated 26th June 1644 by Prince Rupert appointing Rice Munday Captain of Foot to 100 men in the Regiment of Colonel Henry Chaytor. (2) Commission dated 26th June 1644 by Prince Rupert appointing Rice Munday Captain of Foot to 100 men in the Regiment of Colonel Henry Chaytor.
 Sold Sothebys 20th October 2010 Sold Sothebys 20th October 2010
- 
  
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====