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Hughes, J.Z. [James]     Company of Volunteers, New Orleans
                         Time: 6 mo, D.W.
                         Enlistment from May 18, 1836
                          (Des)  Aug 18, 1836  [A10]
     Dep: Victoria, Caney Creek, Valasco

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    Descriptive Muster Roll of Captain J.Z. Hughes Company of Volunteers Mustered into Service on the 18th day of May 1836 at New Orleans Louisiana

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Officers           Names            Age   Residence            Mustered into  Time of                       Remarks
  Rank                                                            Service        Service
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Captain       J.Z. Hughes            24  Washington Cy. D.C.   18th May 1836  During the War
1st Lieut.    Charles A.W. Fowler    23  New York Cy. N.Y.           "              "
2d    "       Saml Humberston            Toronto U.C. [1]            "        During the War
1st Sergant   Jno. Scroggy           30  Philadelphia Penn.          "          6 Months
2d     "      Jno. Brown             31  Baltimore My.               "              "
3d     "      John H. Miles          24  Broom Co. Penn.             "              "
4th    "      Christopher W. Walter  36  Albany N.Y.                 "              "
1st Corporal  Westley Ha Gler        25  Madison Co. Il.             "              "
2d     "      Wm. McIntyre           29  Springfield Ohio            "              "
3d     "      Warren Burgess         30  Carlow Co. Ireland          "              "
4th    "      Jno. Smith             28  Unknown                     "        During the War
Musician      W. S. Brown                                            "          6 months     Discharged on account of ill health
Private       Wm. M. Smith           30  Knox co. In.                "          6   "             "           "            "
   "          Charles Irwin          28  Armagh Ireland              "          6 months
   "          Jas B. Crabtree        26  Calloway Co Ky.             "            "
   "          R.C. Doom              26  Dover Tenn.                 "            "
   "          H.C. Jackson           22  New York Cy N.Y.            "            "          Transferred to the Commissary Department on the 18 Aug 1836
   "          S.P. Kuseker           28  Berkley Co. Va.             "            "
   "          Jno. McGinley          26  Alleghaney Co. Penn.        "            "
   "          Jno. Footman           28  Perry Co. Ohio              "            "
   "          Joseph L. McGuinis     22    "    "    "               "            "
   "          Geo. Legg              22  Rusk Co In                  "            "
   "          Wm. Kyser              23  New York Cy. N.Y.           "            "
   "          Nathaniel Comer        22  Dixon Co. Tenn.             "            "
   "          Robt L. Beggs          62  New York Cy. N.Y.           "            "
   "          Thomas Winfree         26  Hickman Co. Ky.             "            "
   "          Louis F. Marguerat     25  Onieda Co. N.V.             "            "
   "          Jeremiah Whitworth     21  Greensborough Ala.          "            "
   "          Thomas Hancock         22  White Co. Il.               "            "
   "          Benjn. T. Washburn     21  Chatauque Co N.Y.           "            "
   "          Peter Gass             21  New Orleans La              "            "
   "          Edward Smith           60  Deleware Co. Penn           "            "
   "          Thomas Casey           29  Limmerick Co Ireland        "            "
   "          Wm. Roach              18  Louisville Ky.              "            "
   "          Jno. Wells             20  Pittsburgh Penn             "            "
   "          Chas M.B. Hyde         22  Christian Co Ky.            "            "
   "          Edward Valasco         16  Springfield La.             "            "
   "          Andrew Dorsheimer      35  Cumberland Co Penn.         "            "
   "          Wm. Ranney             22  Middlesex Co. My.           "            "
   "          Wm. Snape              17  England                     "            "
   "          Wm. Lemmon             16  New Orleans La              "            "
   "          John McDermott                                         "            "
   "          John Riley                                             "            "          Sick at Victoria
   "          John Solberg           41  Sweeden                     "            "            "        "
   "          Thomas Rowley                                          "            "            "        "
   "          Wm. Henry                                              "            "            "  " Caney Creek
   "          B.H. Garvin                                            "            "            "  " Victoria
   "          D.D. Cummings                                          "            "          Discharged on account of ill health.
   "          D. McIntyre                                            "            "              "       "    "        "    "
   "          J. Holt                                                "            "
   "          Jas Reed                                               "            "          Sick at Valasco.
   "          Anthony G. Davy                                        "            "          Honorably discharged whilst holding the office of Corporal
   "          Patrick Lynch          15  New Orleans La.             "            "          Discharged on account of ill health.
   "          Geo. Holtzman                                          "        During the War Transferred to Capt Wigginton's Co.
   "          James L. Dickey        25              N.C.            "          6 months
   "          Jno. Rockwell          20  New Orleans La.             "            "
   "          Henry Van Tassell                                      "            "
   "          Henry C Kitchen        33  Sweet Springs Va.           "            "          Waggon Master
   "          G.W. Shelton           24  Columbia Murry Co Tenn. 6th July 1836  3 months
   "          J. Bartlett            44  Brazos Texas                "            "                                 James Z. Hughes Captn  [2]
   "          Rufus Charles                                          "            "
   "          W.T. Charles                                           "            "
   "          D H McFadden           20  Brazos Texas                "            "          Transferred to Capt Harpers Co.
   "          J. C. Bartlett
   "          Chancey West                                       18 May 1836    6 months

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      Descriptive Muster Roll
     Capt. J.Z. Hughes Company
          Aug 18th 1836

    Copied in Descriptive Roll Book
          No. A   Page 61

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Transcription Notes:

 -  Hand-drawn muster roll form on ruled paper.
[1] Toronto Upper Canada.
[2] Capt's signature, same as on court martial report, May 10, 1836 [A10].
 -  Transcribed from microfilm [A10] by H.D. Maxey, June 1997.

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