Author Topic: James Blunt soldier in Devon 1819 - which regiment?  (Read 467 times)

Offline hanes teulu

  • RootsChat Marquessate
  • *******
  • Posts: 5,955
  • Census information Crown Copyright, from www.nationalarchives.gov.uk
    • View Profile
Re: James Blunt soldier in Devon 1819 - which regiment?
« Reply #9 on: Wednesday 18 November 20 17:23 GMT (UK) »
The 1st Battalion, Rifle Brigade returned to Portsmouth from Halifax, Nova Scotia, on 6 December 1827. The depot company went to Devonport, October 1827.ies returned
S. Wales, Somerset, Devon - Oxenham

Aberavon - Hopkin/s, Jenkins, Thomas
St. Brides/Wick - Jenkins
Llanblethian -  Price
Abergwynfi -  Han(d)ford
Pontardawe -  Lewis.

Offline Ouse who

  • RootsChat Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 113
  • Census information Crown Copyright, from www.natio
    • View Profile
Re: James Blunt soldier in Devon 1819 - which regiment?
« Reply #10 on: Thursday 19 November 20 14:46 GMT (UK) »
Many thanks for the extra information and introducing me to Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru website with its very useful newspaper archive.

O.
Bedfordshire: Brightman, Bowler, Hutchings, Islip, Johnson, Kidman,  Maynard, Pugh, Purser, Sharman, Thickpenny, Underwood, Young.
Devon: Banston, Blunt, Fisher, May, Parnell, Palmer, Rundle, Saunders.
Monmouthshire: Blunt

Offline hanes teulu

  • RootsChat Marquessate
  • *******
  • Posts: 5,955
  • Census information Crown Copyright, from www.nationalarchives.gov.uk
    • View Profile
Re: James Blunt soldier in Devon 1819 - which regiment?
« Reply #11 on: Thursday 19 November 20 18:07 GMT (UK) »
Croeso.
Welsh newspapers online is a great resource.

S. Wales, Somerset, Devon - Oxenham

Aberavon - Hopkin/s, Jenkins, Thomas
St. Brides/Wick - Jenkins
Llanblethian -  Price
Abergwynfi -  Han(d)ford
Pontardawe -  Lewis.