REGIMENTAL INDEXES 1806

Listed as SERVICE RETURNS No.1 in THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES Index ref WO25/871-1120. Information contained in indexes (if available) SURNAME; FORENAME; ENLISTMENT DATE; RANK; REGIMENT; (The National Archives) TNA REFERENCE.
 REGIMENTAL INDEXES

1. CD 1st to 25th Regiments of Foot Part  I

   CD 26th to 50th Regiments of Foot Part II

   CD Cavalry, Foot Guards, & Royal Waggon Train Part III

2. Book & Fiche

These records are to be found in documents headed, 'Statement of the periods of service of all the non-Commissioned Officers, Drummers (Trumpeters), and Privates of the---------- Regiment of------------who were liable to serve Abroad on the 24th June 1806'.

 

Regimental Indexes available in book, fiche ( (Please note that as from Volume 20 I am no longer able to obtain fiche and when other volumes are sold out then I cannot supply fiche) all volumes have now been combined on  three CDs.

 

*SEE SPECIAL OFFERS ON SOME INDEXES see below

 

Information contained in index (if available) SURNAME; FORENAME; ENLISTMENT DATE; RANK; REGIMENT; (The National Archives) TNA REFERENCE.

 

A TOTAL OF JUST OVER 97,463 NAMES HAVE NOW BEEN INDEXED IN THE FOLLOWING TWENTY THREE VOLUMES

I AM SORRY TO HAVE TO TELL YOU THAT I AM NO LONGER INDEXING THESE RECORDS. I HAVE BEEN COMPILING THIS INDEX SINCE 1998 AND HAVE COMPLETED 120 PIECES, THIS LEAVES 129 THAT HAVE NOT BEEN INDEXED. I WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL THOSE PEOPLE WHO HAVE SUPPORTED ME DURING THIS TIME.

COMPACT DISC part I available for the 1st to 25th Regiments of Foot, (31,621 entries).
CD - Price £12 inclusive of UK postage and packing; add further £2 for overseas postage. 

COMPACT DISC PART II now available for 26th to 50th Regiments of Foot (31,320 entires). 

COMPACT DISC PART III now available for Cavalry, Foot Guards & Royal Waggon Train (34,522 entries).  

CD price £12 inclusive of UK postage & packing, add a further £2 for overseas postage. 

Book & fiche volumes are now only available while stocks last.

Volume 1 TNA WO25/909-911 (4,386 names)
1st (Royal) Regiment of Foot, 1st, 3rd & 4th battalions; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 1st Regiment of Foot took men from, Lanark, Wigton, Dumfries, Kirkcudbright, Selkirk & Roxburgh
Price (£4 ) £2 including p & p UK, further £1.50 for overseas postage book price, for fiche see below. CD Part I

Volume 2 TNA WO25/912-916 (3,396 names) 
2nd (Queen’s) Regiment of Foot, 1st battalion.
3rd (Buffs) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions; this regiment took men raised for the Army of Reserve 1803 from London, Middlesex & Tower Hamlets; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 3rd Regiment of Foot took men from London City.
4th (Kings) Regiment of Foot
, 1st & 2nd battalions.
NO LONGER AVAILABLE IN BOOK; AVAILABLE  IN FICHE FORMAT;  for fiche price see below; CD part I

 Volume 3 TNA WO25/871-873 & 877-879 (3,837 names) 
1st Life Guards; 2nd Life Guards; Royal Horse Guards (Blues); 1st Dragoon Guards (King’s); 2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays); 3rd Dragoon Guards (Prince of Wales'). 
Price (£3.50) £2 including p&p UK further £2.50 for overseas postage book price; for fiche see below. CD part III 

Volume 4 TNA WO25/917-922 (3,808 names) 
5th(Northumberland) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 5th Regiment of Foot took men from Sussex.
6th (1stWarwickshire) Regiment of Foot
1st & 2nd battalions; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 6th Regiment of Foot took men from Lancashire. 
7th (Royal Fusiliers) Regiment of Foot
1st & 2nd battalions, UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 7th Regiment of Foot took men from Yorkshire West Riding
 Price (£3.50) £2 including UK p&p further £1.50 overseas postage book price for fiche see below;
CD part I

Volume 5 TNA WO25/923-928  (4,220 names) 
8th (The King's) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 8th Regiment of Foot took men from Yorkshire North Riding. 
9th (East Norfolk) Regiment of Foot
, 1st & 2nd battalions; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 9th Regiment of Foot took men from Dorset & Somerset.
10th(North Lincolnshire) Regiment of Foot
, 1st & 2nd battalions; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 10th Regiment of Foot took men from Essex. 
Price (£4) £2 including UK p&p further £1.50 overseas postage book price for fiche see below;
CD part I

 All above fiche (£3) £2 including U K p&p further 50p for overseas postage

 Volume 6 TNA WO25/929-933 (2,541 names) 
11th (North Devon) Regiment of Foot, 1st battalion.
12th (East Suffolk) Regiment of Foot, 2nd battalion (although there was a first battalion this is not included in the TNA document).
13th (1st Somerset) Regiment of Foot, 1st battalion. 
14th(Bedfordshire) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalion; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 14th Regiment of Foot took men from Bedford, Buckingham & Northamptonshire.  

Fiche £2 including UK p&p further 50p overseas postage; NO LONGER AVAILABLE IN BOOK; AVAILABLE  IN FICHE FORMAT; CD part I

 Volume 7  TNA WO25/880-884 (3,773 names)  
4th (Royal Irish) Dragoon Guards; 5th (Princess Charlotte of Wales’) Dragoon Guards; 6th(Carabiniers) Dragoon Guards; 7th (Princess Royal's) Dragoon Guards; 1st (Royal) Dragoons. 
Fiche (£3) £2 inclusive UK p&p further 50p overseas postage. NO LONGER AVAILABLE IN BOOK; AVAILABLE IN FICHE FORMAT ; CD part III

Volume 8  TNA WO25/934-939 (4,264 names) 
15th (Yorkshire East Riding) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 15th Regiment of Foot took men from Yorkshire East Riding.
16th(Bedfordshire) Regiment of Foot
, 1st battalion.
17th(Leicestershire) Regiment of Foot, 1st battalion. 
18th (Royal Irish) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions; This Regiment took men raised for the Army of Reserve 1803 from Ireland (counties not established yet); UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 18th Regiment of Foot took men from Donegal, Londonderry, Tyrone & Antrim 
Price, booklet (£4) £2 inclusive UK p&p further £1.50 overseas postage; Fiche (£3) £2 inclusive UK p&p further 50p overseas postage; CD part I

 Volume 9  TNA WO25/940-944 (3,760 names) 
19th (Princess of Wales’ Own Yorkshire) Regiment of Foot, 1st battalion.
20th(East Devonshire) Regiment of Foot, 1st battalion.
21st (Royal North British) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 21st Regiment of Foot took men from Renfrewshire & Ayrshire. 
22nd (Cheshire) Regiment of Foot, 1st battalion. 
Price booklet (£4) £2 inclusive of UK p&p further £1.50 overseas postage; Fiche (£3) £2 inclusive of UK p & p further 50p overseas postage; CD part I

 Volume 10 TNA WO25/945-950 (5,293 names) 
23rd(Royal Welch Fusiliers) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 23rd Regiment of Foot took men from Anglesey, Caernarvon, Denbigh, Flint & Merioneth.
24th (2ndWarwickshire) Regiment of Foot
1st & 2nd battalions; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 24th Regiment of Foot took men from Warwickshire.
25th(King’s Own Borderers) Regiment of Foot,
1st & 2nd battalions; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 25th Regiment of Foot took men from Cumberland & Westmoreland
Fiche £3 inclusive of UK p & p further 70p overseas postage. NO LONGER AVAILABLE IN BOOK; AVAILABLE  IN FICHE FORMAT. CD part I

 Volume 11 TNA WO25/885-889 (3,323 names). 
2nd Dragoons (Royal North British); 3rd Dragoons (King’s Own); 4th Dragoons (Queen’s Own); 6thDragoons (Inniskilling); 7th Light Dragoons (Queen’s Own). 
[There are no Records for 5th Dragoons (Royal Irish), they were disbanded 10th April 1799 until 3rd February 1855] 
Price booklet (£4.50) £2 inclusive of UK p&p further £2.50 overseas postage; Fiche (£3) £2 inclusive of UK p&p further 50p overseas postage; CD part III

 Volume 12 WO25/951-955  (5,515 names) 
26th(Cameronians) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions; this Regiment took men of the Army of Reserve 1803 from the counties of Ayr, Berwick, Bute, Dumfries, Edinburgh, Haddington, Kirkcudbright, Lanark, Linlithgow, Peebles, Renfrew, Roxburgh, Selkirk. Stirling & Wigton and the town of Berwick on Tweed; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 26th Regiment of Foot took men from Edinburgh City & County, Linlithgow, Peebles, Berwickshire & Haddington. 
27th(Inniskilling) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 27th Regiment of Foot took men from Fermanagh, Monaghan, Armagh & Down.
28th(North Gloucestershire) Regiments of Foot
, 1st & 2nd battalions; this Regiment took men of the Army of Reserve from Cornwall, Devon & Somerset; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 28th Regiment of Foot took men from Devon. 
Fiche (£3) £2 inclusive of UK p&p further 50p for overseas postage; CD part II

Volume 13 WO25/957 – 962 (4,687 names) 
29th (Worcestershire) Regiment of Foot, 1st battalion.
30th(Cambridgeshire) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions . This regiment took men for the Army of Reserve 1803 –1806 from the counties of Bedford, Buckingham, Cambridge, Hertford, Huntingdon, Leicester, Northampton & Oxford. UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’ further men raised for limited service were recruited into the 30th Regiment of Foot from the counties of Huntingdon, Leicester & Cambridge. 
31st(Huntingdonshire) Regiment of Foot
1st battalion . UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’ this regiment took men raised for limited service from the county of Cheshire.
32nd (Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry) Regiment
, 1st & 2nd battalions . UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’ this regiment took men enlisting for limited service from the County of Cornwall
(ONLY AVAILABLE ON CD PART II)

Volume 14 WO25/963-967 (4,285) 
33rd (1st Yorkshire West Riding) Regiment of Foot, 1st battalion.
34th (Cumberland) Regiment of Foot,1st & 2nd battalions  the 2nd battalion in 1805 took men from various Militia Regiments including Yorkshire, South Essex, South Lincolnshire & Royal Bucks. 
35th (Sussex from 1805) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalion  this Regiment took men from a number of Militia Regiments including over 400 from Sussex, and over 100 from both South Gloucestershire and Dorset, with lesser amount from various Monmouth & Brecon & Oxford among others.
Price booklet (£4.50) £2 inclusive of UK p&p; further £2 for overseas postage.  CD part II

Volume 15 WO25/890 –895 (4,741 names)
8th (King’s Royal Irish), 9th (Queen’s Royal), 10th (Prince of Wales’s Own), 11th, 12th (Prince of Wales’s Royal), & 13th Light Dragoons.
Price booklet (£4.50)£2 nclusive UK p & P further £2 for overseas postage; Fiche (£3) £2  inclusive UK p & p add further 50p for overseas postage. CD part III

Volume 16  WO25/968-974 (4,375 names)
36th(Herefordshire) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions; the majority of 1st battalion were men from various Militia regiments including Lancashire, Monmouth, Montgomery, Shropshire, Surrey, Westminster, Worcester and later Anglesey, Antrim, Carlow, Cumberland, Essex, North Lincoln, Staffordshire, Suffolk, Warwickshire, Westmoreland & 3rd West Yorkshire. UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 36th Regiment of Foot took men from Durham
37th (North Hampshire) Regiment of Foot, 1st battalion  
38th (1stStaffordshire) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions ; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 38th Regiment of Foot took men from Staffordshire
39th [East Middlesex (from 1807 became Dorsetshire)] Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions . This regiment took men from for the Army of Reserve from Cheshire, Shropshire, Warwickshire & Worcestershire; UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 39th Regiment of Foot took further recruits from Shropshire
Fiche (£3) £2  inclusive UK p&p add further 50p for overseas postage. CD part II

Volume 17 WO25/896-901 (4,890 names) 
14th (Duke of York’s) Light Dragoons; 15th (King’s) Light Dragoons; 16th, 17th, 18th, & 19th Light Dragoon
Price Book £(£5.00) £2 inclusive UK p & p add £2 for overseas postage; NO LONGER AVAILABLE IN FICHE; CD part III

Volume 18 WO25/975-980  (5,319 names) 
40th (2nd Somerset) Regiment of Foot, 1st  & 2nd battalion. UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service, were recruited into specific regiments, the 40th took recruits from Dorset and Somerset. Some recruits also came from Europe. 
41st (The Welsh) Regiment of Foot, 1st battalion
42nd (Royal Highland) Regiment of Foot, 1st  & 2nd battalion. Mainly but not entirely Highland Scots. In 1803 this Regiment took men recruited for the Army of Reserve from counties of Highland Scotland. UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service, were recruited into specific regiments the 42nd took further recruits from Ross, Cromarty, Sutherland and Caithness. 
43rd(Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions.  UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service, were recruited into specific regiments the 43rd took recruits from Worcester
Price fiche (£3) £2 inclusive UK p & p add 50p for overseas postage. CD part II

Volume 19 WO25/902-907
(3,541names) 
20th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th, & 25th Light Dragoons. 
Price Fiche £3.50 inclusive UK p & p add 50p for overseas postage. CD part III

Volume 20 WO25/981-985 (2,848 names) 
44th (East Essex) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions . This regiment took men raised for the Army of Reserve 1803 from the counties of Kildare, Wicklow, Carlow, Westmeath, King’s County & Queen’s County 
45th(Nottinghamshire) Regiment of Foot, 1st & 2nd battalions . Appear to be mainly Irish, with some Scots and English. However UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 45th Regiment of Foot took men from the counties of Nottingham and Rutland. 
46th (South Devonshire) Regiment of Foot, 1st battalion.  The men appear to be mainly Irish & Welsh with some Scots & English. 
Only available on CD part II

Vol. 21 WO25/874 & 908 (4,632 names) 
1st Foot Guards, 1st, 2nd & 3rd battalions . England supplied many of the men for this regiment, there were also had many men from Wales & Scotland, but with fewer men from Ireland. For a breakdown of where the men came from see Research page. Also see information on data base held on the men from this regiment. 
Royal Waggon Train. The date on this return has been changed to 26th June 1810 and it appears that those serving before June 1806 and had subsequently left the regiment before 1810 have not been recorded. They appear to be a mixture of all four countries. 
Price, only available in book format price £5.50 inclusive UK p & p add £2 for overseas postage.
CD part III

 Vol. 22 WO25/986 -991 (4,292 names)
47th(Lancashire) Regiment of Foot 1st & 2nd battalions. This regiment took men raised for the Army of Reserve 1803 from the counties of Essex, Norfolk & Suffolk. UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 47th Regiment of Foot took additional men from the county of Norfolk. There were also quite a few recruits from Ireland.
48th(Northamptonshire) Regiment of Foot 1st battalion. This regiment took men raised for the Army of Reserve 1803 from the counties of Cumberland, Lancashire & Westmoreland. UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 48thRegiment of Foot took aditional men from the county ofLancashire.
49th(Hertfordshire) Regiment of Foot 1st battalion. This regiment appears to be mainly Irish at this time.
50th (West Kent) Regiment of Foot 1st & 2nd battalions.
There are many Irish in the regiment. However UNDER ‘The Additional Forces Act 1804’, men raised for limited service were recruited into specific regiments the 50th Regiment of Foot took men from the county of Gloucestershire.

Price only available in book format price £5.50 inclusive UK p & p, add £2 for overseas postage.
CD part II

 Vol. 23 WO25/875 & 876 (4,800 names)
2nd(Coldstream) Foot Guards 1st & 2nd battalions
Both battalions are in the same reference, with no apparent way of identifying the battalions. There are a total of 2,495 men, the Foot Guards did not appear to have any problem's recruiting through out the war, Their battalions were usually  over 1,000 men. Although there were some Scots many men as with, all the Foot Guards at this time came from all over England and Wales.

3rd Foot Guards 1st & 2nd battalions
Again both battalions are in the same reference with no way of identifying the battalions the men were in. There were a total of 2,385 men. Although there were many Scots there were also many men from England & Wales serving in the Regiment at this time.

Price, only available in book format price £5.50 inclusive UK p & p, add £2 for overseas postage. CD part III

 

 

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