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|The History and Topography of the County of Clare by James Frost|
Tax levied, and commissioners appointed for its collection; The County of Clare required to furnish two regiments, one of cavalry and the other of infantry; List of the officers of these
On the 10th of April, 1690, King James issued
orders that a sum of £20,000 per month should be levied for the
service of his army. The proportion of this which was applotted on Clare
was £1,798 per quarter, and the commissioners appointed for its
assessment were the following:—Sir Donogh O’Brien, Bart.;
John M‘Namara of Cratloe; Donogh O’Brien of Dough; Daniel
M‘Namara of Ayle; John M‘Namara of Moyriesk; James Aylmer
of Cragbrien; Fineen M‘Namara, Samuel Burton, and the Provost of
Ennis. John M‘Namara was named the head collector of the tax. 
Lieut.-Colonel—James Philips. Mayor—Francis Brown of Galway. Captains—Fineen M‘Namara, John M‘Namara of Cratloe (appointed Lieutenant-Colonel in the latter part of 1689); Redmond Magrath of Derrymore; Maurice Fitzgerald of Rosslevan; James MacDonnell of Kilkee; Nicholas Bourke, (a transplanted papist, of the barony of Islands); John FitzGerald; Roger O’Shaughnessy of Gort; Teige O’Brien (probably of Mountcashel), Thady Quinn (afterwards of Adare). Lieutenants—James Purcell and John Hurley (both county of Limerick gentlemen), John Ryan, of Moanageenagh, parish of Kilnoe; Turlogh O’Brien, David Barry of Inagh; Murrogh O’Brien, Owen Cahane (Keane), of Lisdeen, near Kilkee; Sylvester Purdon, William Lysaght of Kilcornan; Joseph Furlong, Patrick O’Hehir, Richard Bedford of the county Wicklow. Cornets—Daniel O’Brien, Thomas Fitzgerald, Thady Mulqueeny of Templemaley; Murtagh Hogan of Rath; Hugh Perry of Feakle parish; Thomas O’Donnell, Nicholas Archdekin, John Bourke (probably a son of Nicholas above named), William Neylan of Ballyallia, Laurence Dean, Hugh Hogan of Rath parish; Thomas Clancy of Killilagh parish. Quartermasters—James Neylan of Rosslevan; William Hawford, Laurence M‘Namara, James White, James Ryan, Christopher O’Brien, Edmond Bohilly, Gerald Fitz Gerald, Daniel M‘Namara, Dermot O’Sullivan, James O’Dea of Dysert, Thomas Lee. Quarter-master Barry, and Surgeon Neylan.
The following were the officers of Colonel Charles O’Brien’s regiment of infantry:—Lieutenant-Colonel—La Motte Darquet. Major—William Saxby. Captains—Conor M‘Mahon, Thomas Magrath of Kilbarron; Dermot O’Callaghan of Kilgorey; Daniel Molony of Ballysheen; Ignatius Sarsfield of Doolin; Morgan O’Connell of Breantra; Donogh O’Brien, Turlogh M‘Mahon of Clonderalaw; Donogh M‘Namara, John Rice, Thady M‘Namara, Teige Ryan of Clongaheen; William Bourke, Daniel Neylan of Dysert; Thomas Fitz Gerald. Lieutenants—M‘Namara, Bourke, Thomas Barry of Breantra; Teige O’Brien of Tulla parish; Winter Bridgeman of Mountcashel; James Molony of Kiltanon; William Shannon, Edward Barry of Breantra; Barnard Sale, Henry M‘Donogh of Ballykeale; Donogh M‘Namara, Donogh O’Brien, Philip Dwyer of Cranagher; Nicholas Comyn of Kilcorney; John Hurley, Dominick White, and Michael Scanlan, all three of Limerick. Ensigns—M‘Namara, White, Thomas Bourke, Theobald Bourke, Calla O’Callaghan of Kilgorey; Stephen Stritch of Limerick; Joseph Sarsfield of Doolin; Teige O’Connell of Breantra; Teige O’Hehir of Kilmaley; Murtagh M‘Mahon of Knockalocha; Thomas O’Grady of Inchicronan, Patrick White, — Dodd, and Lewis Ryan. De Burgh, Quarter Master; Hurley, Chaplain; and Bolton, Surgeon.