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Men of the 1st Company 1803 -1816

Reprinted with the kind permission of Rodney T. Lee,  A Directory of the Officers & Men of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment 1795-1816

Men of the 1st Company     (Believed to have been the Grenadier Company)

Acers

Stephen

Private

Died 18 April 1813 at York (Believed of ill health). 

Anderson

Elf

Private

Killed in Action 27 April 1813. 

Barlow

William

Private

 

Bartlett

William(2)

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 20 Jan 1805. Listed as P.O.W. 24 Oct 1813, returned 25 Nov 1814. Discharged when Regiment was disbanded 24 June 1816.

Barry

John

Private

Deserted 13 Jan 1813.

Bell

George

Private

Discharged when Regiment was disbanded 24 June 1816. 

Bray

Thomas

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 28 Dec 1803. Discharged when Regiment was disbanded 24 June 1816. 

Brian or Brien

Edward

Private

Killed in Action 27 April 1813. 

Casey

Thomas

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 10 June 1804. Wounded taken P.O.W. 27 April 1813 . 

Colbert

Edmund

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 27 Aug 1804. 

Conick

J. W.

Private

Deserted 1 July 1813, returned 25 June 1814.

Cook

George

Private

Born Christchurch, Hampshire, England about 1782. Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 15 Dec 1804. Discharged24 June 1816.

Cookman

Baron

Corporal

Promoted to Corporal 25 June 1814. Discharged24 June 1816. 

Cooney

Patrick

Private

Discharged when the Regiment was disbanded 24 June 1816. 

Danley

William

Corporal

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 21 Sept 1803. Discharged 24 June 1816. 

Day

Patrick

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 30 Dec 1803. 

Doyle

Patrick

Private

Discharged 24 May 1816. 

Driscoll

William

Private

Born Clonakilty, Ireland about 1774. Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 4 Nov 1803. Wounded and listed P.O.W. 27 May 1813, returned 25 June 1814. Discharged 24 June 1816. 

Foley

Robert

Corporal

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 22 Aug 1803. Invalided (suffering ill heath) sent to Army depot Isle of Wight 25 Nov 1813. 

Frederick

Carle

Private

Discharged when the Regiment was Disbanded 24 June 1816.

Gardener

William(2)

Private

Had served with the Newfoundland Regiment from 1 April 1796- 28 Nov 1796. Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 16 Oct 1802. P.O.W. 27 April 1813, Deserted 1 Nov 1813. 

Girts, or Gridt

John

Private

Discharged 24 June 1816. 

Glascott

Thomas

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 16 Dec 1803. Died 12 Dec 1812 at Kingston.

 Gleeson

Thomas

Corporal

Joined the Regiment 29 Dec 1803. Promoted to Corporal 25 May 1804. Killed in Action 27 April 1813 

Godfrey

James

Private

Joined the Regiment 16 April 1804.Invalided (suffering ill heath) sent to Army Depot Isle of Wight 25 Aug 1813. 

Gorman

John

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 2 Nov 1804. Discharged 24 June 1816. 

Harley

Thomas

Private

Born East Loudon, Midlothian, Scotland about 1782. Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 24 April 1804. Discharged when Regiment was disbanded 24 June 1816. 

Hazlett

Wm. (2)

Sergeant

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry after Oct 1813. Discharged 24 June 1816. 

Howell

Edward

Private

Discharged when Regiment was disbanded 24 June 1816.

Hughes

Christian(1)

Private

Listed POW 27 April 1813. Discharged when Regiment was disbanded 24 June 1816.

Hughes

Christian(2)

Private

Deserted 21 Aug 1815. 

Kearney

Daniel

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 9 Dec 1803. Discharged24 June 1816. 

Kelly

Daniel

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 10 Nov 1803. Discharged 24 June 1816. 

Laroux

Joseph

Private

Born Brest, France about 1782. Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 17 Oct 1803. Discharged 24 June 1816. 

Lefsted

John

Private

Killed in Action 29 May 1813

Linstead

John

Private

Deserted 16 June 1813 

Lovett

James

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 9 Dec 1803. Discharged when Regiment was disbanded 24 June 1816. 

McDonald

John

Private

Born Caithness, Scotland about 1778. Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 29 May 1805. Died24 May 1813 at Kingston 

McGarahamor McGarahan

Charles

Private

Born Bow, Fermanagh, Ireland about 1785. Invalided (suffering ill heath). Sent to Army Depot Isle of Wight, 25 Aug 1813. 

McGrath

John (1)

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 8 Nov 1804. Discharged 24 June 1816. 

Morrisette

Joseph

Sergeant

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 27 Dec 1803. Discharged 24 June 1816. 

Mulrooney

Mich.

Private

Discharged 24 June 1816.

Myler

M.

Private

 

 O’Brien

Thomas

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 25 Sept 1803. Died 7 March 1813 at York. 

Parker

John

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 22 Sept 1803. Listed as P.O.W. 24 Oct 1813, Discharged 24 June 1816. 

Power

Edward(2)

Private

Believed Born Noot, Kilkenny, Ireland about 1778. Had served with the Newfoundland Regiment from 17 March 1795- 12 Aug 1802. Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 12 Jan 1804. Discharged 24 June 1816.

Price

Thomas

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 12 Sept 1804. Killed in Action as Marine 29 Sept 1813 on Western Lake Ontario.

Seaton

Alexander

Drummer

Wounded in Action 27 April 1813 Battle of York. Discharged 24 June 1816. 

Stafford

Patrick

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 16 June 1805. Died 21 May 1813 at Kingston 

Sullivan

Jas

Private

Discharged24 June 1816. 

Swartz

James

Private

 Deserted 1 July 1813 

Therry,Themy, Thomy, or Thorry

John

Private

Discharged 24 June 1816. 

Thompson

Thomas

Private

Discharged 24 May 1816. 

Walsh

Michael

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 29 June 1804. Died 24 July 1815 at St. John’s, Nfld. 

Webber

John

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 8 Nov 1803. Died 31 Dec 1812. 

Wilcox

John

Private

Joined the Royal Newfoundland Regiment of Fencible Infantry 5 Nov 1803. Wounded taken P.O.W. 29 May 1813. Invalided (suffering ill heath) 24 July 1814.

 

 

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