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-|**Active**|1642-6|+|**Active**|1642 ​to 1646|
 |**Country**|England| |**Country**|England|
 |**Allegiance**|Royalist| |**Allegiance**|Royalist|
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 | |Grenville 1644?| | |Grenville 1644?|
 | |Goring 1645-6| | |Goring 1645-6|
 +| |Garrison 1646|
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 ====1642==== ====1642====
 +  *Raised in Cornwall
   *December: Siege of Exeter   *December: Siege of Exeter
  
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 =====Notes===== =====Notes=====
-Originally the Regiment of Sir John Trevannion and upon his decease taken over by Colonel William Arundell. Upon William Arundell'​s decease it passed to Colonel Richard Arundell.+Originally the Regiment of Colonel ​Sir John Trevannion and upon his decease ​at the storm of Bristol was taken over by Colonel William Arundell. Upon William Arundell'​s decease it passed to Colonel Richard Arundell. Richard Arundell was noted by Hopton as being one of the leaders of Cornish Trained Bands in 1646
  
 =====Coats, Flags and Equipment===== =====Coats, Flags and Equipment=====
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 ====Colonel John Trevannion==== ====Colonel John Trevannion====
-Killed ​during the Storm of Bristol+[[https://​en.m.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​John_Trevanion|John Trevannion]],​ one of the //four wheels of Charles'​ wain// as the rhyme had it, was killed ​during the Storm of Bristol. He was married to Sir John Arundell'​s daughter Mary. 
 ====Sergeant-Major Nicholas Kendal==== ====Sergeant-Major Nicholas Kendal====
 Killed during the Storm of Bristol Killed during the Storm of Bristol
 ====Colonel William Arundell==== ====Colonel William Arundell====
-William was one of the sons of [[royalist:​foot-regiments:​john-arundell|Sir John Arundell]], who was known as //”Jack for the King”//. His brothers ​[[royalist:​foot-regiments:​richard-arundell|Colonel ​Richard ​Arundell]] ​and [[royalist:​horse-regiments:​john-arundell|Colonel John Arundell]] also served in the Royalist forces, the latter being killed at the siege of Plymouth in 1644. William Arundell served as a captain in Trevannion'​s regiment, then took it over after Trevannion'​s death at Bristol. He died in December 1643.+William was one of the sons of [[royalist:​foot-regiments:​john-arundell|Sir John Arundell]], who was known as //”Jack for the King”//. His brothers Richard and [[royalist:​horse-regiments:​john-arundell|Colonel John Arundell]] also served in the Royalist forces, the latter being killed at the siege of Plymouth in 1644. William Arundell served as a captain in Trevannion'​s regiment, then took it over after Trevannion'​s death at Bristol. He died in December 1643.
 ====Colonel Richard Arundell==== ====Colonel Richard Arundell====
-Richard Arundell was brother of William Arundell and took over the regiment after his death. ​+[[http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Richard_Arundell,​_1st_Baron_Arundell_of_Trerice|Richard Arundell]], described as //a stout and diligent officer// by Clarendon, ​was brother of William Arundell and took over the regiment after his brother'​s ​death. ​
  
 ====Officer Lists==== ====Officer Lists====
 +From original research by Victor Judge aka BCW user 1642
  
-Under Colonel Richard Arundell((Original Research by Victor Judge aka BCW user 1642))+===Under Colonel William Arundell=== 
 + 
 +  *Colonel William Arundell 
 +  *Sargeant Major Phillip Dart Ment. I.O. 
 +  *Sargeant Major John Spry Ment. I.O. 
 + 
 +  *Lieutenant John Spry I.O. Cornwall to Major Dart 
 + 
 +  *Ensign Gilbert Ford I.O. Devon to Sgnt. Maj. Spry     
 + 
 + 
 +===Under Colonel Richard Arundell===
  
   *Colonel Richard Arundell   *Colonel Richard Arundell
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   *Captain John Sprye (1)   *Captain John Sprye (1)
   *Captain William Spry (5)    *Captain William Spry (5) 
-  *Captain George Yeo (2)+  *Captain George Yeo (2), later Lt Col of [[royalist:​foot-regiments:​lewis-tremayne|Colonel Lewis Tremayne’s Regiment of Foot]]
  
   *Lieutenant Nathaniel Cooke (4) + I.O. Cornwall   *Lieutenant Nathaniel Cooke (4) + I.O. Cornwall
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 =====Contemporary References===== =====Contemporary References=====
 +From original research by Victor Judge aka BCW user 1642
 +
 +
 +St.Stephen by Saltash Parish Register
 +
 +Colonell Will. Arundell the sonne of John Arundell of Trerice was buried the nineteenth day of December 1643. 
 +
 +
 +SP29.8.123
 +Extract.
 +July 1660
 +To the Kings most excellent Majestie
 +The humble petition of William Spry of Blisland Cornwall
 +
 +Sheweth that your petitioner served your Majesties Royal father of blessed memory during the whole time of the late warrs, commanded a Company of Foot raised at his own charge and for the most part paid them alsoe without anie considerable help or restitution.
 +That hee was besieged in that unhappy siege of Pendennis Castle where he endured the greatest of wants and hardships.
 +That while he was soe besieged he was plundered and sequestred of all his small estate...
 +
 +Atribution is that he was the brother of Sargeant Major John Spry CHECK VISITATIONS OF CORNWALL  ​
 +
  
 (1) DRO.QSP.128.103.1 (1) DRO.QSP.128.103.1
  
 Petition of Abraham Doble of Plymtree served under Captain John Sprye in Colonel Richard Arundells Regiment in which service he received several wounds in his body. Petition of Abraham Doble of Plymtree served under Captain John Sprye in Colonel Richard Arundells Regiment in which service he received several wounds in his body.
 +
  
 (2) Devon Record Office (2) Devon Record Office
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 The humble petition of John Northam of Sampford Courtney in Devon husbandman The humble petition of John Northam of Sampford Courtney in Devon husbandman
 Sheweth that your said peticioner served his late Majestie King Charles the first of ever blessed memory in the late unhappy wars under the command of Capt. George Yeo in the Regiment of Coll. Richard Arundell of Trerice in Cornwall and afterwards in the Regiment of Colonel Lewes Tremaine, in which time your peticioner served his said Majestie in the siege against Taunton and Plymouth in which places and in many others yout peticioner endured many hardships both by day and night, some whereof are still visible. During all which war your petitioner never deserted his said Majesties service but still according to his allegiance and duty continued loyall and stedfast in his said Majesties service as your peticioner is ready to prove to the honorable court by sufficient testimonie. ​ Sheweth that your said peticioner served his late Majestie King Charles the first of ever blessed memory in the late unhappy wars under the command of Capt. George Yeo in the Regiment of Coll. Richard Arundell of Trerice in Cornwall and afterwards in the Regiment of Colonel Lewes Tremaine, in which time your peticioner served his said Majestie in the siege against Taunton and Plymouth in which places and in many others yout peticioner endured many hardships both by day and night, some whereof are still visible. During all which war your petitioner never deserted his said Majesties service but still according to his allegiance and duty continued loyall and stedfast in his said Majesties service as your peticioner is ready to prove to the honorable court by sufficient testimonie. ​
 +
  
 (3) E.293.17 (3) E.293.17
 Cornet Gifford is possibly meant to be Ensign Gifford as the list is under foot officers. Cornet Gifford is possibly meant to be Ensign Gifford as the list is under foot officers.
 +
  
 (4) DDT.1755 (4) DDT.1755
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 Nathan Cooke of Tregony of Col. Richard Arundells Regiment of foote. Nathan Cooke of Tregony of Col. Richard Arundells Regiment of foote.
 Ensigne George Williams of Feock of ye same Regiment. Ensigne George Williams of Feock of ye same Regiment.
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 (5) SP29.8.123 P5030325 (5) SP29.8.123 P5030325
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 Sheweth that your petitioner served his Majesties Royal father of blessed memory the whole time of the late warrs & commanded a Company of Foote raised at his owne charge & for the most part paid them alsoe without any considerable assistance or restitution. Sheweth that your petitioner served his Majesties Royal father of blessed memory the whole time of the late warrs & commanded a Company of Foote raised at his owne charge & for the most part paid them alsoe without any considerable assistance or restitution.
 That he was beseiged in that unhappy siege of Pendennis Castle where he suffered the greatest of want & hardships. That he was beseiged in that unhappy siege of Pendennis Castle where he suffered the greatest of want & hardships.
 +
  
 Possibly this Regiment: Possibly this Regiment:
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 Bodmin Parish Register Bodmin Parish Register
 March 25. 1642(3) Capt. James Fisher Difficult to read and possibly I have made an error. March 25. 1642(3) Capt. James Fisher Difficult to read and possibly I have made an error.
-May     ​16. 1643 Captain Kendall buried +May 16. 1643 Captain Kendall buried 
-June   ​21. 1643 A souldier of Capt. Blighe +June 21. 1643 A souldier of Capt. Blighe 
-July      5. 1643 George Gay a souldier of Capt. Blighe+July 5. 1643 George Gay a souldier of Capt. Blighe 
 + 
 + 
 +Lord Hopton'​s relation of the proceedings in the West state that in January 1645/46 the Cornish Trained Bands had dwindled away and there were only 150 men between Sir Chichester Wrey, Colonel Richard Arundel and Colonel Jonathan Trelawney. Carte a collection of Original letters 
 + 
 + 
 +==Petition of Anthony== 
 + ​DRO.QSP.128.118.2
  
-Lord Hoptons relation ​of the proceedings ​in the West state that in January 1645/​46 ​the Cornish Trained Bands had dwindled away and there were only 150 men between Sir Chichester Wrey, Colonel Richard ​Arundel ​and Colonel ​Jonathan TrelawneyCarte a collection ​of Original letters+The humble petition ​of John Anthony of Staverton ​in the County aforesaid Taylor Sheweth ​that your served under Sir Peter Courtnay in Sir Bevil Grenvilles regiment until Stratton where he was shot in the knee. When the regiment marched to Bristol he and other wounded ​were left behind. He then served as a Corporal to Col. William ​Arundel ​until his death whereafter he served as Ensign to Colonel ​Bullen Reymes until Taunton fightAfter that he served as corporal ​of horse under Captain Peter Bound under whom he was captured at Kingswear Fort with Sir Henry Carey. Many Officers signed his Petition.CHECK
  
 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====