"The History of the
Borough of Chesterfield"

As printed in the book "The History of the Borough of Chesterfield" with
some account of the Hundred of Scarsdale reprinted from the "feudal History of Derbyshire"
By John Pym Yeatman. Published 1890.

Wapentake for Scarsdale for 1624
Taken from Vol VII., Pegge's MSS., now in the College of Arms

Abbreviations:
       M Musket       C for Corslet       P for Pikes or petronils.

The first portion is unfortunately lost.
The names of places on the first half sheet are not given but are added conjecturally by the Author. (J P Yeatman)

OF SCARSDALE.
Private.

BOLSOVER
Hen Kitchin of Bolsover - M
Oliver Youle - M
Thos Butcher 1 pte & Ed Woodhead 2 pts - C
Mich Sharpe & Hy Spittlehouse - M
Humphrey Small 1 pte & Sam Tomkins 2pts - C


BRIMINGTON
Mr Roger Columbell & Rich Coope - M
Fras Fulwood gent - C
Fras Boler & Jo Marriott - M
Fras Turner, George Stubbing & Jo Holin - M


CHESTERFIELD
Robt Shaw - M George Dickins & Thos Fourth - C
Godfrey Heathcote - M
Godfrey Webster - M
Thos Heathcote & Ralf Wheeldon - C
Fras Raynshaw - M
Rich Milnes - M
Thos Alsop gent - M
Wm Boote & Rich Taylor - C
Ralf Clarke gent is also to be charged - C


DRONFIELD
Mary Cooke wo. & Robt Allen - C
George Staynesed & Thos Calton - M
Edmond Hancock, Robt Poynter & Robt Outram - C
Lionel Fanshaw gent - C
Thos Pointon, Peter Cawton & Wm Fox - M
Anthony Wagstaf gent - M
Ralf Hancock - M
Robt Alsope gent (newly imposed) - C
(........) Francis Kemp 1pt, Vincent Eyre 2 pts - M
Margery Westby & Anne Fletwell and Richard Chapman - M


ECKINGTON
Zachery Wigfall 2 pts & Geo. Poole gent 1 pt - C, P
Wm Leigh Gent - M
Godfrey Stainsworth & Thos Stainsworth - M
Rich Wilson, Thos Hobson & Rich Pinder - C, P
Henry Wigfall & Jo Lechwich - C
John Turner, Leonard Rotheram & Wm Rotheram - C
Jas Leigh, Geo Leigh & Margaret Kent Wo - M
George Sitwell gentn (imposed 30 Augt 1624) - C


GLAPWELL & ROUTHERNE = None


HOLMESFIELD
Anthony Crofts & Arthur Mower jun. - M
Robt Newbold & Godfrey Haslam - M
Hugh Sleigh & Michael Barton - M
Wm Outram & Arthur Mower Sen. - M
Thos Burton & Jas Worstenholme - M


KILWAMARSH
Joseph Hewett & Robert Sitwell - M


PILSLEY, NORTH WINGFIELD & part of BRAMPTON
John Jepson, Rich Wasse & Robt Clay - M
George Hardie, Rich Sleigh & Thos Watts - M
John Clay, Jo Jobb & Helen Eyre - C
William Atwood & Wm Attwood of Wingfield - M


MORTON
Philip Gell - C P M
John Stevens also Urton Wm, Blith & John Parker of Little Norton - C P M
James Bullock gen - M
Leonard Gill - M
Godfrey Barton, Edw Outram & Ellis Poynton - M
Rolland Moorewood - M


PLEASLEY
John Stuffyn gentn - M
Anthony Hutchinson, Jo Clay & Rich Bankes - M
Roger Willfray & Matthew Fox - M


STAVELEY, BARLEY & ASTON
Robt Bowman - M
George Moore & Peter Tipping - C
Peter Wilson & Robt Turner - M
Thos Kent & John Kirkeby - C
Robt Hitch & Hen Turner - M
Rowland Revel & Fras Outram - M


S. WINGFIELD & OGARTORPE
Hy Sutton & Wm Harrice - M


S. NORMANTON & PINXTON
Ed Revell of Burchill gent - M
Jo Cooke & Fras Byfield - M
Rich Marriott & Xpofer Wood - M
Wm Dawson 2 pts & Ed Kirkland 1 pt - M


SHERLAND & HIGHAM
Robt Newton - M
Thos Ludlam, Robt Ludlam & Robt Woodward - M


SCARCLIFF & PALTERTON
John Chapman, Fras Rensihaw & Jo Marples - C
Wm Cocks & Wm Bradley


STRETTON
John Simpson, Ed Pott & Henr Masse - M
John Cartesse - M
Gertrude Kniveton - M


SUTTON & DUCKMONSTON
John Alwood & Robt Beveredge - M
Wm Rogers, John Stanley & Jo Riley - M


TOTLEY & DORE
Robt Bright & Ed Moore - M


TIBSHELF & OXCROFT
John Duckmanton, Jo Ouldam & Thos Reynolds - M
Jo Morley, Silvester Alwood & Jo Clark - C


WALTON, BRAMPTON & CALOW
John Watkinson - M
Thos Crofts - M
Henry Bullock gent and George Turner - M
Wm Shaw, Geo Bradshaw & John Duckmanton - C


WINGERWORTH, TUPTON & ONSTON
Jo Bullock gent - M
Fras Stephenson - M
Fras Cartesser, Thos Braylesford & Jo Brailsford - C
Godfrey Outram, Jo Cowper & Ro Goodlad - C
Wm Reynold senr, Wm Reynold jun & Thos Hancock - M

Total of the private arms and weapons within the said hundred of Scarsdale:

Muskett 81
Cor. p 29



SCARSDALE, a view of the Horse Forces showed at Chesterfield.

Name of Rider

Lances Light Horse Petronels
Sir Francis Leake

2

1

1

Sir Peter Frechville

2

1

-

Sir Peter Frechville

1

-

-

Sir Jo Roades

2

-

-

Sir Roger Manners

1

-

-

Geo Blunt Esq.

1

-

-

Geo Revell Esq.

1

-

-

Ed Revell Esq.

1

-

-

Rd Woolhouse Esq.

1

-

-

Godfrey Clarke gent

1

-

-

Ed Barker gent

1

-

-

Thos Stringer

1

-

-

Adam Eyre

1

-

-

Elzth Rooth Wo & John Rooth Esq.

1

1

-

George Heathcote gent

1

-

-

Aubrey Moorwood

1

-

-

Charles Blythe

1

-

-

Geo Gill gent

1

-

-

 

Lances 10

Lt Horse 13

Petronels 2



Trayned

Eckington
Wm Cowley Junr - M
Robt Stone - M
Thos Kirkby - M
Henry Higginbottom - C P
Rich Turner - C


Glapwell & Rowthorne
Robt Braylesford - M
Wm Jacklin - C


Holmesfield
Hugh Slegh - M
Stephen Damme - M
Wm Outram - C


Kilwamarsh
Xpopher Harrison - M
Godfrey Turner - C


Pillesley N Wingfield & part of Brampton
Fras Clay - M
Edward Clay - C
Jas Rudleton - M
Rich Lynam - M
John Mettam - C


Morton
Edward Halfield - M
John Allen - M
John Bate - M
Jo Anderton - C
John Stephen - C


Pleasley
Robert Secdowne - C
Robert Clay - M
Thos Godbeheare - M


Staveley, Barley & Aston
Hercules Cartess - M
John Dean - M
John Smith - M
Peter Brown - C
Peter Wilson - C


S Wingfield & Ogarthorpe
Marmaduke Machell - M
Ad Wilde - M


S Normanton & Pinxton
Ralf Clay- M
John Newton - M


Sherland & Higham
John Barker - M
Robt Hunt - P


Scarcliff & Palterton
Godfrey Haigh - M
John Kesteven - C


Stretton
Rich Hawkesley - M
Rich Milward
Sutton & Duckmonston
John Stanley - C
Ralf Bennet - M


Steynesby & Heath
Rich Turner - C
Rich Nuttall - M
Fras Turner - M


Totley & Dore
Godfrey Bright - M
Henry Barker - M


Tibshelf & Oxcroft
Wm Morley - C
Jo Wordale - M


Walton Brampton & Calow
James Calton - M
Godfrey Shaw - C P


Wingerworth Tupton & Onston
Francis Fletcher - C
Rich Watson - M
Thos Burton - M

Total of all these trayned soldiers, with their arms and weapons,
within the aforesaid hundred of Scarsdale.

Musketts 54
Corsl p 36


All information gathered from the above should be checked
independently before being relied upon in a family history.


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