HCA 13/53 f.200r Annotate

From MarineLives
Jump to: navigation, search

Expand this area to see details of page purpose, how to register, how to add footnotes, and useful links.


This page is for the annotation of HCA 13/53 f.200r.

Annotations can be viewed by everyone on a read-only basis.

For more information on MarineLives and the MarineLives Annotation Project read our Shipping News blog entries:

Annotating Marine Lives, May 1st 2013
Adding value to primary documents, May 8th 2013
Witnesses in Court, 1657-1658 (May 9th, 2013)

Registration to annotate documents

Registration is required to contribute annotations to this page and to other pages in the wiki.

You can register using the following Form, and we will issue you with a UserName and Password for the wiki.

Text formatting

The MarineLives transcription platform is built on MediaWiki, which uses wiki markup to format text. For a guide showing how to produce italics, bold, escaped text and headings, see the MediaWiki page on formatting; there are also guides for internal and external links, image embedding, tables, and more on lists.

Adding footnotes

  • Go into edit mode
  • Insert immediately after the sentence or phrase you wish to annotate the following macro:<ref>This is the footnote text</ref>
  • Replace 'This is the footnote text' with the footnote you wish to add, using the format: first name, surname, title, (place of publication, date of publication), page or folio number
  • Save the page

For more information and advanced formatting, including how to add and format links within the footnote, see the Wikipedia help on footnotes. This uses the same markup formatting.

Example footnote template:

  • ''HCA 13/XX f.XXXX Case: XXXX; Deposition: XXXX; Date: XXXX. Transcribed by XXXX''<ref>[http://XXXXX Electronic link to a digital source]</ref>

Suggested links

Annotate HCA 13/64 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/65 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/68 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/69 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/70 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/71 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/72 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/73 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/74 Volume Page
Marine Lives Tools


HCA 13/53 f.200r: Right click on image for full size image in separate window





6th Juny 1637

Rawlings et al con Stenekest


Rp J m

Richard Whitrowe of Wappinge in the Countye of Middlesex Suger baker
aged about 34 yeares sworne before the righte worshipfull Sir Henry
Marten knighte Judge of his Majestyes high Court of the Admiraltye sayeth and
deposeth uppon his oath as followeth videlicet

That yesterday in the evening this
deponent at the request of Barnaby
Rawlings inquired of ffrants Sergeant a Shoomaker dwelling
in East smyth within the parish of Saint Botulphes Algate amongest divers of his neighbors who had borne offices in the
same parish and were well acquainted with the sayd Sergeant
and those his neighbors tould this deponent that the sayd Sergeant was
an honest man but a poore man in estate in their
opinion, and that when they came to him for Church duetyes he complayned
that he was a poore man and that he had a greate charge of children, but did pay
for the duetyes demannded of him, which was a pennye a weeke to the poore
and then this deponent tould them that he was that same daye bound in
a bond of three hundred pounds and asked them whither they supposed the
sayd Sargeant to be sufficient enough to pay that summe if ocasion required
and they tould him that they did beleive that his
bond would not be taken amongst his neighbors for a quarter of that money
or to that effecte And this he affirmeth uppon his oath to be true./

Signum dri [marke, resembling "R" + "W"] Whitrow [MARKE, RH SIDE]