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Stanwix, Thomas (ca. 1670-1725) [Muster roll of Thomas Stanwix's regiment of foot]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.446.02 Author/Creator: Stanwix, Thomas (ca. 1670-1725) Place Written: s.l. Type: Document signed Date: 24 October 1709- 23 December 1709 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 30.5 x 21.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Possibly refers to Thomas Stanwix, Governor of Gibraltar 24 January 1711- 7 August 1713. Signed by Stanwix, R. Bucknall, and Garvis Newton. Lists the names of soldiers in Stanwix's regiment, Captain John Caley's company.

People: Stanwix, Thomas, ca. 1670-1725
Bucknall, R., fl. 1709
Newton, Garvis, fl. 1709
Caley, John, fl. 1709

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: Muster Rolls and ReturnsGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyMilitary History

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