TALBOTT, [SSNE 6916]

Surname
TALBOTT, TALBOT
Title/rank
COLONEL
Nationality
ENGLISH

Text source

Lieutenant Colonel Talbott served in Sir Jacob Astley [SSNE 3842] regiment in the army of the James Marquis of Hamilton [SSNE 1348] which was destined for Swedish service in June 1630. He was permitted to recruit for his own company in Essex, Sussex, Oxford, Strafford and Salop. He is recorded in the Swedish Intelligencer as a full colonel in 1631 and being shot in the shoulder at the attack on Creuznach castle.

AActs of the Privy Council of England, vol.46, 1630-1631, edited by P. A. Penfold (London: HMSO, 1964), p.378, 8 June 1631; The Swedish Intelligencer: The Second Part (London, 1632), p.81.

Service record

STUART KINGDOMS, SWEDEN, HAMILTON'S ARMY (ASTLEY'S REGIMENT)
Arrived 1631-06-08, as LIEUTENANT COLONEL
Departed 1631-12-31, as COLONEL
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY