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 [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​William_Paget,​_5th_Baron_Paget|William Paget, 5th Baron Paget]] [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​William_Paget,​_5th_Baron_Paget|William Paget, 5th Baron Paget]]
 ====Richard Bolle==== ====Richard Bolle====
-[[http://​lisles.guildportal.com/​Guild.aspx?​GuildID=417533&​TabID=3547991&​Article=46390|Richard Bolle]]+link removed - redirects to malware
 ====Sir George Lisle==== ====Sir George Lisle====
 [[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​sir-george-lisle|Sir George Lisle]] [[http://​bcw-project.org/​biography/​sir-george-lisle|Sir George Lisle]]
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   *June 1645: Probably not much more than 100, as Lisle'​s entire Oxford tercio only numbered 500 at Naseby.   *June 1645: Probably not much more than 100, as Lisle'​s entire Oxford tercio only numbered 500 at Naseby.
   *July 1645: 500 planned but only 150 sent to Bristol   *July 1645: 500 planned but only 150 sent to Bristol
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 +Colonel Richard Bolles Regiment of Foot
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 +The Regiment was originally raised by William Lord Paget and taken over by Bolle who led the Regiment at Edgehill.
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 +William Pagets Commission shown below is in the Sutherland Collection.
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 +I.O. ALL DONE BOLLE
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 +Lieutenant Colonel ​  ​Richard Bolle
 +Lieutenant Colonel ​  ​Richard D'​ewes ​          (B) + 8
 +Lieutenant Colonel ​  ​Edward Littleton ​         De Gomme.Lt.Col. at Bristol siege.
 +
 +Sargeant Major
 +Sargeant Major         Bevis Floyd                  (1) + ment. I.O.
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 +Captain ​                      ​Richard Bagot              (A)
 +Captain ​                                       Fowler ​          (4)
 +Captain ​                      John Hanmer ​              (7)
 +Captain ​                                    ​Hawkred ​         (4)
 +Captain ​                      Bevis Lloyd                  (4)
 +Captain ​                      ​Thomas Pocklington ​ I.O. L + W
 +Captain ​                      ​Robert Skerrow ​         (2) + (4)
 +Captain ​                         Throckmorton ​        ​(4) ​     ​
 +Captain ​                     John Tichborne ​          (3)
 +Captain ​                                    ​Walden ​           (4)
 +
 +Lieutenant ​                ​William Heron               I.O. L + W to Sgnt. Maj. Floyd
 +Lieutenant ​                John Roane                 (8) to Captain Throckmorton
 +Lieutenant ​               Robert Skerrow ​             (4)   
 +Lieutenant ​                Basil Woodd
 +
 +Ensign ​                       Edward Fowler ​          (9)
 +Ensign ​                      John Hunt                     I.O. Lincolns.
 +Ensign ​                      James Littleton ​           I.O. Staffords.
 +Ensign ​                           Massy               ​(4) ​  
 +
 +Extract from Pedigrees and Memorials of the Woodd family.
 +
 +"THE CASE OF BASILL WOODD, DOCTOR OF LAW, AND CHANCELLOR OF ROCHESTER, AND HIS THREE SONS, CAPT. BASILL WOODD, CAPT. TIU)MAS WOODD, AND CORONET JOHN WOODD.*
 +'• My ffather'​s Chancellorship and practise were taken away to the value of a thousand pounds per annum, and hee died in Oxford with the King. He was pluaderd of all his goods at his house at tJreenwich, where he lived, to a considerable value, and afterwards I sould the house
 +for foure hundred pounds to buy us bread, for I was forced to leave my eni)iluyinent,​ and to live in Wales, with my wife and children, till I had spent the greatest part of my stoeke, then I n '​turned home to my mother, she having kept me and my wife and children untill Uiis time. And since I lived at home with my mother, I was had prisoner to Oxford, by Unton Crokes commandd who commanded the County troope,aud there was forced to keep a souldier,​with meate drink and money to wait on me,to my great charge.
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 +I went into the warr before Reading was taken,and was Lieutenant to Lieutenant Colonel Bolle,my Brother in Law (Richard Bolle had married his sister,​Catherine Woodd) and I was afterwards Captain Lieutenant to that worthy Colonel Sir William Butler (Boteler) at Cropedy Bridge in the Earl of Clevelands Brigade,​where he lost his life,so of course I had his Troop till Truro Articles.I have
 +received severall shots, one in my head, and one in my arm which troubles memany times. Severall horses were shot under mee, one at Runaway Hill,​another at Newbury fight. I was a prisoner at Lanceston seven weeks, being taken at Toringtonupon a charge, then commanding the party that  first charged.
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 +My Brother Thomas went into the warres, when his Maiesty of blessed memory came first to Oxford.
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 +My brother John was Cornet to Colonel Stewart in the Earl of Clevelands Brigade,he was taken prisoner at Cropedy Bridge,and afterwards received in the wars seven cuts in the head which pierced the skull,and continued in the service till Truro Articles.
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 +(1) Find copy of his and Lt.s capture at Alton.
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 +(A) WO55.423.14/​15
 +Issue of Powder Bullet and Match at Oxford 1-5.11.1642
 +Colonel Bolle 150lb signed Captain Richard Bagot.
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 +(B) SP23.216.365
 +A particular of the reall and personall estate of Richard D'Ewes gentleman who deceased at Reading in the County of Berks. in the yeare 1643,before any sequestracion of his said reall or personall estate.
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 +One meddow lying in the towne and parish of Lavenham in the County of Suffolke.
 +The annuall value     ​£ ​  ​14.0.0
 +A farme lying within the same towne in reversion after one life now in being.
 +The annuall value     ​£140.0.0
 +The cleere personall estate of the said Richard D'​Ewes ​  ​£379.7.5
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 +(B) WO55.1661.94 11. June 1643
 +Colonell Bowles
 +Recd into his Majesties stores from the Regiment of Colonell Bowles by Lieutenant Colonell Littleton
 +Musketts ​               49 
 +Muskett Barrells ​    ​4 ​  
 +Pykes                      66   
 +Welsh Hooke           1
 +Backes ​                    ​5 ​
 +Brest                         5
 +Gorgetts ​                ​10 ​
 +Gorgetts ​                  2
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 +(All) decayed
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 +(9) Yarnton Parish Register
 +I've taken all the soldiers mentioned in this Register and placed them under their respective Regiments.
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 +Bradley a soldier of Colonell Bolles Regiment and Richard Taylor a soldier of the same Regiment ​ was buried June 15 1643
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 +Ralph Deane a soldier of Colonell Bolls his Regiment was buried June 17 1643
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 +Thomas Taylor and Richard Gardiner two soldiers of Collonell Bolls his Regiment were buried June 20th 1643
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 +Richard Farmer a soldier of Colonell Bolls was buried June 23 1643
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 +John Brewer and Walther Matthews two soldiers of Colonell Bolls his Regiment were buried 28th June 1643
 +William Berry a soldier of Colonel Bolls his Regiment was buried July 10th 1643
 +John Latimer a soldier of Colonell Bolls his Regiment was buried July 10th 1643
 +Anthony Topley a soldier of Colonell Bolls his Regiment was buried 18th July 1643
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 +Mr Edward Fowler an Ensigne in Colonell Bolls his Regiment was buried August 12th 1643
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 +Bolle killed at Alton and the Regiment taken over by George Lisle
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 + LISLE
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 +Lieutenant Colonel ​ Edward Littleton ​       (2)
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 +Sargeant Major                     ​Fowler ​            ​(2)  ​
 +Sargeant Major            Robert Skirrow ​         Ment. I.O.
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 +Captain ​                  ​Thomas Corbet ​            (6) + ment. I.O.
 +Captain ​                  ​Rugeley Littleton ​          (2) + I.O. Staffords.
 +Captain ​                  ​Thomas Pocklington ​  (2)
 +Captain ​                  ​Robert Skerrow ​       (2)
 +Captain ​                  John Taylor ​                  Ment. I.O.
 +Captain ​                  John Tichborne ​           (3) + ment. I.O.
 +Captain ​                  ​Thomas Smith               Ment. I.O.
 +Captain ​                  ​Humphrey Whitgrave ​  (2) + I.O. Essex 
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 +Lieutenant ​                           Carter ​               (2) 
 +Lieutenant ​             Richard Hill                     I.O. Worcesters. to Capt. Corbett  ​
 +Lieutenant ​             Henry Holman ​               I.O. Worcesters. to Capt. Tichborne
 +Lieutenant ​             Edward Norbury ​          I.O. Yorks. to Sgnt. Maj. Skirrow
 +Lieutenant ​             James Robinson ​          I.O. L + W to Capt. Smith 
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 +Ensign ​                   Gilbert Crouch ​              (5)
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 +Ensign ​                   William Graham ​             I.O. Cumberland ​
 +Ensign ​                   James Littleton ​             (2)
 +Ensign ​                   Edward Matthews ​         I.O. Carmarthens. to Capt. Taylor
 +Ensign ​                                   Turpin ​             (2)
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 +Quartermaster ​     Richard Cresswell ​        I.O. Staffords.
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 +Captain ​                  ​Robert Moore                I.O. Essex of Horse Prob. 1648. 
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 +WO55.423.122
 +Colonel George Lisle 50 muskets and 150 pikes for the arming of his Regiment of Foot.
 +7.3.1644.
 +Delivered to Mr Thomas Lisle servant to Prince of Wales 
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 +(2) House of Lords Journal 16th June 1645
 +Officers of Colonel Lile's Regiment of Foot.
 +Lieutenant Colonel Littleton.
 +Major Fowler.
 +Captains.
 +Skirough.
 +Whitegreene.
 +Littleton.
 +Hocklington.
 +Lieutenant Carter.
 +Ensign Turpin.
 +Ensign Littleton.
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 +(3) Harl. Mss. 6852 f.147
 +To our Trusty and wellbeloved Captaine John Tichborne and such other Commanders and Officers as shall accompany him in this design.
 +Our will and pleasure is that you forthwith procure so considerable a party of Horse and Dragoons as shall be fitt of such as will willingly accompany you,and with them repaire into Newbury,​there to seize upon all whom you shall find disaffected to us and returne as also all such money,​plate,​armes horses and ammuniton as you shall finde belonging to any such persons disaffected abd that you give us a speedie accompt of the particulars that wee may give order for the disposal and for your so doeing this shall be your warrant.
 +Given under our sign manual at our court at Oxford the 22th of July 1643. 
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 +The Regiment was under the command of Richard Bolle at the time of this order.Tichborne appears under Lisle in I.O. so stayed with his new Colonel after Bolles death at Alton.
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 +Possibly of Farnham in Surrey ​
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 +(4)WO55.1661
 +Culham Camp.
 +23. May 1643 
 +dd. to Col. Bowles ​             Musketts Bandaleers ​ Pikes Bills
 +distributed
 +to his owne Company ​         03                06               ​03 ​        00
 +to his L: Col                           ​03 ​                ​02 ​              ​05 ​        00
 +to his Sarg. Maior                 ​02 ​               02               ​00 ​        00
 +to Capt Lloyd                         ​03 ​               02               ​06 ​        00
 +to Capt Fowler ​                      ​02 ​               02               ​03 ​        00
 +to Capt Walden ​                     02                02               ​01 ​        00
 +to Capt Skerrow ​                   02                02               ​02 ​        ​00 ​
 +to Capt Hawkred ​                  ​04 ​               02               ​03 ​        00
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 +                                                 ​21 ​               20               ​23 ​        00
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 +Harley Mss. f. 221
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 +Late October 1642 after Edgehill.
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 +A Commission for Robert Skerrow Lieutenant to Captain Throckmorton in Colonell Bolles Regiment
 +A Commission for Massy,​Ensign in the same Regiment
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 +(5) WO55.1661.87
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 +13 March 1643(4)
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 +dd delivered) to Gilbert Crouch Ensigne to Collonell Lyle for the use of the said Coll his owne Company ​
 +Six Musquets fixed,with six payre of Bandeleeres which the said Collonell uppon returned to this Garrison againe,he doth promise to returne into the Magazine in ye same state they are delivered now delivered or otherwise to make satisfaction for them
 +Gilbert Crouche
 +6 of them came first from Oxon.
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 +WO55.1661.283
 +7 die Septembris 1643
 +dd (delivered) to ye commanded men under Colonell Lyle
 +Powder ​                  2 (cwt)
 +Match                      2 (cwt)
 +Muskett shott        2 (cwt)
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 +(6) find letter to Rupert
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 +E.310.11
 +Lieutenant General Lisle made Commander in Chief of Oxfordshire,​Berkshire and Buckinghamshire.
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 +Leeds Castle Mss.
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 +May it please your highness,
 +According to your commands I am arrived to Farringdon,​but finde soe many discouragements that were it not in obedience to your Highness,I should be very unwillinge to undergoe soe many troubles,​and difficultyes that of necessity I must here finde.
 +Sir,the Cattell and all sorte of provisions in the Towne and five or sixe miles about it are all destroyed and eaten upp.Soe that I sooner feare a famine than an enemy;​Therefore I shall humbly entreate your Highness ​
 +that you will be gratiously pleased to allowe me that halfe of Heyworth Hundred in Wiltshire which lyeth on this side Cricklade contayning the Markett Towne of Highworth which lyeth soe convenient for mee as for many more reasons I shall hereafter give your Highness.Sir I am confident will not dispose eyther of the 
 +and hapiness that hath soe much obliged
 +Your Highness most humble and faithfull affectionatt servant
 +George Lisle
 +Farringdon 6.December 1644 
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 +Sir here is nothinge yet donn concerning of fortifications;​Therefore I shall humbly entreate your Highness to give your commande for Colonell Lloyde or some other Engineeres suddeyne repayre hither. ​
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 +(7) Bettisfield Mss. 468
 +Commissioned 8.8.1642 ​ at York 1 Company of Foot in Regiment of Bourke Lord Paget.
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 +He later fought at Edgehill under Colonel Bolles who commanded the Regiment .
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 +After transferred as a Captain of Horse in Prince Maurices Regiment and killed at Littledean April 1643.
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 +His Lieutenant of Horse,Roger Jones wrote to Sir Thomas Hanmer,his father returning all John Hanmers money 7th June 1643.
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 +(8) Portland Mss. Vol. 1
 +September 19th 1642 Northampton.
 +Examination of John Roane,​Pricker to the King
 +That he wes employed by Lt. Col. D'Ewes in a Regiment assigned by Lord Paget to Col. Bolles with a Commission under the Kings own hand to raise volunteers which he showed to the Mayor ofd Walsall who refused to let him beat up hios Drum and apprehended him.
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 =====See Also====== =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====
-The regiment are re-enacted by [[http://​lisles.guildportal.com/​Guild.aspx?​GuildID=417533&​TabID=3547986|Sir George Lisle'​s Regiment of Foote]] of the Sealed Knot.+The regiment are re-enacted by the Sealed Knot