James Melrose , Royal Artillery service records
Iam hoping that someone can with access to findmypast can
look forthe Royal Chelsea soldiers service documents
W097/1250/65relating toJAMES MELROSE born Felton, Northumberland.. served in the Royal Artillery discharged age 21,date range 1778 - 1781.source: the Catalogue of the National Archives (England).
James Melrose was my greatgreatgreatgrandfather on my MELROSE family side.He was baptized in the Presbyterian Chapel at Longframlington on 9 June 1760, married Margaret Robson by banns on 15 May 1783 atFelton.. died at Felton on 15 Aug 1833. source: felton parish church records.
thank you all for your help in attempting to find more information about where my MELROSE, MILLROSS family came from.
Was it Scotland orIreland.,I do not know.
Wendell H. Melrose