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 ====Sir William Courtney==== ====Sir William Courtney====
 From Devon, not to be confused with Sir William Courtney from Hampshire. From Devon, not to be confused with Sir William Courtney from Hampshire.
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 +Sir William Courtneys Regiment of Foot
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 +Captain ​            ​Robert Amery             Ment. I.O.
 +Captain ​            ​Reskymer Courtney (1)
 +Captain ​            ​Charles Dart               I.O. Devon 
 +Captain ​            ​Thomas Hanse          I.O. Devon
 +Captain ​            ​Thomas Latymer ​     Ment. I.O.
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 +Lieutenant ​       John Chowles ​          I.O. Midd'x to Capt. Latymer ​
 +Lieutenant ​       Edward Colmer ​        I.O. Cornwall
 +Lieutenant ​       Anthony Cooly          I.O. L + W to Capt. Amery
 +Lieutenant ​       William Penny           I.O. Cornwall
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 +Sir William Courtney was the final Governor of Farringdon.
 +Captain Robert Amery originally served under Colonel Sir Marmaduke Rawdon in that Garrison.
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 +(1) Cornwall Record Office
 +DDT1616
 +By Sr Richard Grenvile Knt: and Barronet Generall of his Majesties forces against Plymouth
 +To Captaine Charles Dart
 +By vertue of a Commission from his Highnes Prince Maurice,​Prince Palatine of the Rhyne and Generall of the West and for his Majesties service,I doe constitutu and appointe you to bee Captaine of the Foote Companie formerly belonged unto Captaine Reskymer Courtney in ye Regiment of Sir William Courtney,​these are therefore in his Majesties name to will and require you diligently to execute and performe the dutie of a Captaine,​and duely to exercise the said Company for the service of the King and Kingdome,​accordinge to this Commission given you,​commandinge all inferior officers,​and souldiers of the said Companie to obey you as theire Captaine,​and you likewise to obey and follow such orders and direccions as you shall from tyme to tyme receave from my selfe,and the superior officers of the said Regimente according to the Discipline of Warr,Given under my hand and seale this seaventeenth day of July Anno Dom. 1644
 +Ry Grenvile.
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 +Reskymer Courtney is listed in I.O. as a Captain of Foot in the Regiment of John Arundell
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 +The Regiment was in Dartmouth in October 1643 according to a list of sick soldiers dated between 20th -30th October 1643
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 +1392m/​L1643/​26
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 +A note of such sick men as we have at Mount Boone & when they cam in October the 20 unto the 30th 1643
 +Colonell Courtneys
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 +Jo: Mirlford ​ 25 )
 +Nich: Prene   20 ) Date they came in.
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 =====Strength===== =====Strength=====
 =====See Also====== =====See Also======
 ===== Links ===== ===== Links =====