Anthony Sola

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Anthony Sola
Person Anthony Sola
First name Anthony
Middle name(s)
Last name Sola
Spouse of
Widow of
Occupation Mariner
Secondary shorebased occupation
Mariner occupation One of the Company
Associated with ship(s) Dolphin of Dunkirk (Master: Christian Sola)
Training Not apprentice
Is apprentice of
Was apprentice of
Had apprentice(s)
Citizen Unknown
Literacy Marke
Has opening text Anthony Sola
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Language skills Dutch language
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Res town Dunkirk
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Res province Flanders
Res country Spanish Netherlands
Birth year 1631
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First deposition age 23
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Deposition start page(s) HCA 13/68 f.514v Annotate
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Deposition date(s) Apr 4 1654
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Has infobox completed Yes
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Ship classification
Type of ship Merchant ship
Silver Ship litigation in 1650s
Role in Silver Ship litigation None

Biographical synthesis

Anthony Sola (b. ca. 1631; d. ?). Mariner.

One of the company of the Dolphin of Dunkirk (Master: Christian Sola).

Resident in 1654 in Dunkirk in Flanders.

Evidence from High Court of Admiralty

Twenty-three year old Anthony Solda deposed on April 4th 1654 in the High Court of Admiralty. He was examined on interrogatories in the cause of "Pickering and company against the shipp the Dolphin, Christian Sola master".[1]

The case concerned the seizure of the Dolphin, allegedly a ship of Dunkirk, by an English private man of war. The mariners of the Dolphin claimed that their ship was on a voyage from Bordeaux to Danzig with a lading of wines, but the counter claim by the English is that she was bound for the United Provinces.

Comment on sources

  1. HCA 13/68 f.511v