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Rp. 2.

Martin Donwall of Roscow in the Realme of ffrance
Mariner, aged 22 yeeres of thereabouts, frome and

To the said allegation hee saith and deposeth that hee this deponent hath
well knowne the allegation Albert M[?o]ller for theise five yeares
last past during which there hee hath bin and is a subject of the
king of ffrance and for such commonly accounted, and an inhabitant
of Recouvranse (neere Brest) where they saith hee this deponent
hath bin seuerall times at his house and seene his wife and childe
whome with his familie the said Albert keepeth there, that being
the place of his constant and setled dwelling. And saith that about
three yeeres since the said Albert in the service of the king of ffrance
were all of Brest in the ship the Virgin of Brest (nowe in and
by monsieur M[?inilliet]) who was vice Admirall of a fleete in the
immediate service of the said king which went into the River of
Bourdeaux towards the Reduction of that citie them in Revolt;
in which vice Admirall and service the said Miller went pilot
and therein served about a yeere and halfe , which hee knoweth
because hee this deponent went alsoe and served the said king
in the same ship in the same expedition.

Martin Donwal [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]
+ [oX goXX]

To the Interrogatories. [CENTRE HEADING]

To the first hee saith hee hath well knowne the shipp Saint Julian about
a yeere last or more, and that hee is nowe one of the company being imbargoed
here since her arrival.

To the second hee saith that the said shipp seemes to be quite new, and
that Albert Miler is her first master.

To the third negatively for his part and otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the fourth hee saith hee hath alwaies dwelt at Roscow eleven leagues
from Brest, and otherwise negatively for his part.

To the and 9 hee cannot depose, not knowing ought of the shipp
Saint Michael interrate, nor of the lading of the goods that were brought thither in
the Saint Julian, this deponent being taken on to be one of her company
since her arrivall hither

To the last hee hath not be deposed.



To the 12th of June 1656.

Examined upon the foresaid allegation.

Rp. 3.

John Pecun of Albrillion in Bretagne Mariner, aged
22 yeares or thereabouts frome and examined.

To the said allegation hee saith and deposeth that hee well knoweth
Albert Miler allegate and hath so donne for theise five yeeres last
or thereabouts, during all which space hee the said Albert hath dwelt
and inhabited and kept this wife house and familie in Brest and
bin and as a subject of the king of ffrance and for such commonly accounted
which hee knoweth because hee this deponent hath bin after at his
there and sawe this wife and child there, and saith hee hath often