Source:Texas, United States. Descriptive Muster Roll of Captain Becknell's Company Mustered into Service on the 14Th of July 1836

Source Descriptive Muster Roll of Captain Becknell's Company Mustered into Service on the 14th of July 1836
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Texas, United States. Descriptive Muster Roll of Captain Becknell's Company Mustered into Service on the 14th of July 1836.


Becknell, Wm.
Company [of Volunteers]
[Brig. Gen. Green Command]
Time: 3 mo
Enlistment from Jul 14, 1836
(Des)  (after Sept 13, 1836)  [A10]
Descriptive Muster Roll of Captain Becknell's Company Mustered into service on the 14th of July 1836 at James Clarks Sulphurfork Prairie

Officers Rank   Names           Age   Residence     Mustered into       Term of                       Remarks
                                                      Service          Service

Captain      Wm. Becknell        48  Sulphurfork  14th day July 1836  three months
1st Lieut.   James Clark         38      Prairie     Do      Do        Do     Do   left sick at Coopers place Augt. 15th 1836
2d    "      Edward West         34    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
1st Seargant Isaac H. Johnson    26    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
2d     "     Wm. H. Hopkins      28    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   left sick East of Trinity in Agust. with leave to return
3d     "     Benj. J. Jeffers    27 [24?]   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
4th    "     I.[J.?]F.C. Smiley  26    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Sent back home on express
1st Corporal Thos. Dresser       19    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
2d     "     Philip Jackson      55    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Absent without leave from the 19th of July 1836
3d     "     Benj. Bruton        48    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Sick present
4th    "     John Stiles         38    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
Musician     Wm. Hoyman          28    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
Private      Balda C. Johnson    27    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Corporal from the date Philip Jackson absented
        2   Daniel Alexander    42    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Sick present
        3   Allen McClenden           Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
        4   Wm. Blundell, Sur   45    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Returned back home without leave Augt. 7th
        5   Preston Bland       20    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
        6   Wm. Blundell, Jur   18    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Returned home without leave Augt. 7th
        7   Solomon Blundell    16    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Returned home sick by order of the Dr. Augt 7th
        8   David D. Bruton     23    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
        9   James Burkham       30    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       10   Needham Boon        22    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       11   Erasmus Brewer      41    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       12   Wm. Brinton         23    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       13   John Blanton        75    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       14   A.C.C. Bayley       30    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Returned home from Nacogdoches without leave
       15   Lewis C. Denison    38    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       16   Joseph Guess        50    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   on express
       17   Wm. C. Ingram       26    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Absent without leave
       18   Isaiah D. Lawson    28    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       19   Robt. W. Madden     21    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       20   John D. Nelson      24    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       21   Richard Overton     24    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       22   John Roland         17    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Died 21st August
       23   James C. Stout      18    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       24   Samuel Wilson       25    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       25   John M. Watson      21    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Absent without leave
       26   Josias F. Wheat     19    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       27   James Pierce        55    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       28   John Leahon         22    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       29   James Jackson       47    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       30   Samuel F. Moore     36    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       31   A.H. Latimer        28    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Appointed 2nd sergeant in place of Wm. H. Hopkins
       32   Henry R. Latimer    19    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   on 13th Sept
       33   Samuel Gragg        27    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Absent sick with Lieut Clark
       34   George H. Bagby     32    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       35   Jacob Gragg         24    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Absent sick with Lieut Clark
       36   Andrew S. Beard     22    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       37   A.C. Peck           36    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       38   G.H. Dobbins
       39   David Hutson        22  Nacogdoches  30th July            Do     Do   Deserted on the 4th Sept
       40   John S. Campbell    24  Sulphurfork  14th July 1836       Do     Do
       41   Johnathan Hopkins   47      Prairie     Do      Do        Do     Do
       42   John McCoy          24    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       43   Mansel W. Matthews  28    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   On express by order of Genl. Houston
       44   James Box           40    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do        do         do          do
       45   B. Ballard          36    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Absent without leave
       46   Saml. Ritchie       24    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Left with the sick
       47   James Ritchie       24    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Left sick at Nacogdoches
       48   David Clark         20    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do      do     do    do
       49   Benj. Clark         18    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do      do     do    do
       50   B.A. Ausbon         18    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do   Absent without leave
       51   Robt. Wheat         17    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do      do     do    do
       52   Wm. Edminson        35    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do      do     do    do
       53   Levander Leach      24    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do      do     do    do
       54   Henry Martin        30    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do      do     do    do
       55   Wm. King            29    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
       56   John W. Massie      28    Do   Do       Do      Do        Do     Do
I do hereby certify that the above muster roll is correct to the best of my knowledge   Wm. Becknell Capt
                                                                                       (signature)[1]

Notes:
   Filled out on a hand-drawn muster roll form.
[1] His signature is the same as the signature on the back of Republic Debt 4149, 2nd Class, for payment received.
   Transcribed from microfilm [A10] by H.D. Maxey, May 1997.