Captain William Jephson’s Troop of Horse

Active1642 to
CountryEngland
AllegianceProtestant
ConflictsIrish Confederate War
TypeHorse
CaptainWilliam Jephson
Area RaisedEngland
Flag Colour
Flag Design
Field ArmiesSt Leger 1642
Inchiquin 1642-3

Troop of horse raised in England for service in Munster during the Irish Confederate Wars

Service History

1642

  • March: Arrive in Munster1)

Notes

Jephson’s troop were raised in England and sent to Munster alongside Inchiquin’s in 1642. Noted in the Munster forces in 1642 2).

Flags & Equipment

Notable Officers

William Jephson

Strength

  • 1642: 100 horse

See Also

1) An English Army for Ireland by Ian Ryder. Partizan Press
2) Historical Manuscripts Commission, Fourteenth Report, Appendix, Part VII, The Manuscripts of the Marquis of Ormonde