Slaidburn Township Militia List, 1782

(Lancashire Record Office DDKW Box 270)

Feby. 16th 1782 Names of Men liable to serve within Slaidburn in the Militia between the ages of 18 and 45 –

1 George Parker Gen.

47 Isaack Bleazard      Do.

2 Joseph Hall Manmidwife

48 Edward Longfield  Do.

3 John Bond Carpenter

49 George Savage       Do.

4 Joshua Atkinson

50 Robert Williamson Do.

5 William Taylor Husbandman

51 Alexr. Hey              Do.

6 John Battersby Cordwainer

52 John Hargraves       Do.

7 Thomas Winder Husbandman

53 Wm. Carr                Do.

8 Peter Winder Sadler

54 Charles Clarkson Landlord

9 William Huddlestone Grocer

55

10 Anthony Bond Carpenter

56 Robt. Walker Stable Groom

11 Robert Bleazard Husbandman

57 Henry Slaiter Maltster

12 Richard Nickson Joyner

58 Christopher Leeming Cooper

13 Robert Clough Grocer

59 James Bradley Husbandman

14 Thos. Spencer Cordwainer

60 John Seed                Do.

15 Thomas Wilkinson Cooper

61 John Bleazard          Do.

16 George Wilkinson Husbandman

62 William Laytham     Do.

17 James Wright                Do.

63 William Slaiter         Do.

18 John Bannister Blacksmith

 

19 Thomas Shaw Cordwainer

Alotted at …

20 George Sewart Buttler

 

21 William Battersby Cloger

Poor Men haveing 3 Children

22 George Scott Hatter

1 William Slaiter Parish Clerk

23 William Sager Husbandman

2 Wm. Greenwood Blacksmith

24 John Slaiter                Do.

3 Wm. Illingworth Taylor

25 Richard Waddington  Do.

4 Thos. Sutton Husbandman

26 John Waddington       Do.

5 Chris. Wilson Carpenter

27 John Laycock             Do.

6 Thos. Greenwood Skinner

28 John Leeming             Do.

7 Thos. Askew Hatter

29 Nichs. Slinger             Do.

8 George Bradley Husbandman

30 John Taylor                 Do.

9 Thomas Savage Sadler

31 Alexander Darwen      Do.

10 William Pinder Husbandman

32 William Smythson      Do.

 

33 Thomas Taylor            Do.

Prentices

34 Richard Carr                Do.

1 Richd. Smith Cordwainer

35 John Taylor                  Do.

2 Thos. Brennand Carpenter

36 Thos. Clapham             Do.

3 Robt. Simpson Cooper

37 John Calverley             Do.

4 Adam Fletcher Taylor

38 Richd. Nowel               Do.

5 Chris. Wood Joyner

39 Thomas Bleazard         Do.

6 Robt. Seed Hatter

40 John Wilkinson Weaver

 

41 John Brigg Husbandman

Persons Incapable of Service

42 William Brennand Do.

1 Joseph Slaiter Inferm

43 William Brennand Junr. Do.

2 John Parker Lame

44 Wm. Pinder                    Do.

3 George Battersby Lame

45 John Pinder                    Do.

4 John Tomblinson Blind

46 John Knight                    Do.

 

                                   
[signed:] The Revd. Jos[ep]h. Bowman
Giles Thornber Constable