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Reese, Chas. K.          Company E, Mier Expedition
  [Charles Keller]       Col. William S. Fisher Comm.
                                 Dec 26, 1842  [A1]
                     (Remarks to July 2, 1843)
     Dep: Mexico

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                                       |                Muster Roll of Capt Chas K Reese's Company
                                       |                  Surrendered at Mier   26th Decemr 1842
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                                       |   No.        Names                       Remarks
                                       |
          Capt. Chas K Reese           |      Capt v C.K. Reese       v\ Escaped from Perote on the night 2d July
                                       |                                  1843 & arrived safe in New Orleans
             Muster Roll               | 1st Lieut   Charles Clark  N.A. v\ [9] Liberated by order Genl St Anna
                                       |                                           at Perote
                                       | 2d    "   v Freeman Douglass v\
                Co. E                  | 1st Sergt   Johnson, J.R.    v
                                       | 2d   "    v Phelps, O.C.     v\ Liberated by order Genl St Anna [...]
                                       |        1  v Alexander, John  v\ Left in the mountains not heard from
                                       |        2    Atwood, William  v
               3 Officers              |        3  o Austin, James A.[1] v  Killed in the fight at Mier
              34 Privates              |        4  v Beasley, D.N.E.  v\ Left in Mexico
              ---                      |        5  o Berry, J.        v  Killed in the fight at Mier
              37 Total                 |        6  v Berry, Jno.[1] B. v\
                                       |        7  v Boone, B.Z.      v\
                                       |        8  v Bridger, Henry   v\ Left in Mexico
                                       |        9    Cronigan, M.     v  Killed in the fight at Mier Error[2]
                                       |       10  v Clarke, Wilson   v\
                                       |       11  v Davis, Daniel    v\
                                       |       12  v Davis, Thomas    v\
                                       |       13  v Ervin, John      v\ Died at Mexico
                                       |       14    Harvey, John     v
                                       |       15  v Henry, Daniel    v\ Escaped from Perote Castle on the
                                       |                                  night 2d July '43 & arrived in N. Orleans
                                       |       16  v Journey, H.      v\
                                       |       17  v Lyon, L.C.       v\
                                       |       18  v Livergood, J.H.  v\
                                       |       19  v Lewis, A.J.      v\ Left in the mountains - Dead [3]
                                       |       20  v Moore, W.        v\
                                       |       21  v Miller, W.       v\ Died at Perote Hospital of the epidemic
                                       |       22    McLaughlin, Chas. v\ N.A. [8]
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23 v Owen, John        v\ Died at Mexico                         |     Names of the Men detailed for Camp Guard
24 v Reese, William E.[1] v\ Librated by order Gen St Anna [...] |      Supposed to have arrived safe in Texas
25 v Sinnixon, J.J.    v\ Liberated by order St Anna at Mex[...] |
                          Detailed 26th Decemr 1842 as surgeon   |   No.      Names                  Remarks
26 v Smith, Joseph F.  v\                                        |
27 v Stapp, Wm. P.     v\                                        |    1   Colender, Sidney v
28   Sensabraugh, T.J. v                                         |    2   Hancock,         v  Left on the East Bank
29 v [...]dike, W.[4]  v\                                        |    3 v Phelps, Virgil   v    of the Rio Grande
30 v Wilson, J.C.[5]   v\ Escaped from Mexico                    |    4 v West, Guilford [7] v
31 v Wallace, W.A.A.[6] v\                                       |    5   Warren, Thomas   v
32 v Zumalt, Isaac     v\                                        |    6   Walten, George   v
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32  Privates                                                     |
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                    Recapitulation                               |
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    v 20 Prisoners  now in Perote Castle                         |
    v  2    Do      Died in Mexico                               |
    v  1    Do       "   "  Perote                               |   Perote Castle   [signature]  F.W. Douglass
    v  3    Do      Killed at Mier                               |
    v  2    Do      Left in the mountains supposed dead          |                       Examined & found correct
    v  2    Do      Escaped from Mexico                          |
    v  1    Do         "     "   Perote                          |
    v  2    Do      Left in Mexico                               |
    v  4    Do      Liberated                                    |
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      37 Total                                                   |
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    P.S. - Those checked on the left of the name thus v          |
         have been audited heretofore.                           |
           Those marked thus o not having been taken             |
         Prisoners do not come within the provisions of          |
         the Law and are therefore not audited.                  |
                                                                 |
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Transcription Notes:
 [ ] Notes added to transcription
 [...] Portion unreadable or missing
 [?] Transcription uncertain
 [1] Name or initial in different hand
 [2] Line marked out, "Error" added in another hand
 [3] "A.J." and "Dead" added in another hand
 [4] "Vandyke" in Nance, Joseph M., DARE-DEVILS ALL; The Texan Mier Expedition, 1842-1844, Archie P. McDonald, Ed., 
        Eakin Press, Austin, Texas, illus., photos, 608 pp., 1998. 
 [5] "J." added in another hand
 [6] "D." marked out and replaced with "A.A."
 [7] "Guilford" in another hand
 [8] "Chas." in another hand, very small "N.A.", darkened "v\", may mean Not Audited
 [9] Very small "N.A.", darkened "v\", may mean Not Audited
   - Auditing check mark transcribed as "v", slash mark through check as "\", small circle as "o".
   - Hand-drawn muster roll form
   - Commas transcribed for inconsistent use of periods after surnames and within dates
   - Campaigns of 1842 military rolls, Military rolls, Texas Adjutant General's Department.
     Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives.
   - Transcribed from photocopy by H.D. Maxey  03/17/04

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