Updated 23 Jan 2000
Transcribed from public records by Colin Ferguson and posted here with his kind permission.
The registers of the Hotel Royal des Invalides in Paris show 111,394 soldiers admitted between 1692-1769. Of these, some 2,000 were Irish and of these 298 were from Cork. This comes from an article by EOGHAN O hANNRACHAIN, "Irish veterans at the Hotel Royal des Invalides (1692-1769)", The Irish Sword, vol XXI (no 83) p5.
I can lookup any of the following soldiers from Cork found in the
LEGHIE (LEAHY?) 28
CONDON 40, 42
If you respond with a request please tell me the name and page.
Coarsegold, CA, USA
Fergusons of Ireland
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