HCA 13/65 f.19r 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 13/65 f.19r.

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


P11704XX (Image not found)


The second of August 1651.

The claime of Michael despiu[o]sa and}
Nicholas Juris alias Jeronimo [?Munez] d'Acosta}
for their goods in the ffortune of Euchusen.]

Examined upon an allegation and schedule on
the behalfe of the said d'Espin[?o]sa and


Peter Lucas alias Lutzen of Euchusen in holland mariner
aged 56 yeares or thereabouts sworne and examined.

To the first article of the said allegation and schedul[?a] annexed hee saith and deposeth that the producent
Michael d'Espinosa was and is commonly accompted the true and lawfull owner
of all and singular the goods mentioned in the first schedula, and Nicholas Juris
alias Jeronimo [?Munez] d'Acosta of those mentioned in the second schedula
annexed, And otherwise saving his following deposition hee cannot depose.

To the second article article hee saith that within the time arlate the said goods were
at Avero in Portuguall laden aboard the said shipp the ffortun[?a] of EWuchusen
for the fore said accompt to be thence carried and transported in her for Amsterdam
and there delivered to them for their use, according to the bills of lading by him
signed therefore, being to the effect aforesaid, which hee knoweth because hee
soe signed the said bills, bein master of the said shipp and receiving the said
goods aboard.

To the third article hee saith and deposeth that the said shipp having received
the said goods aboard sett saile within the time arlate and departed from
Avero for New haven in ffrance to [?have] [?advice] whither shee should hoe to discharge, and in her course was about sixe weekes since met
with at sea and taken by Captaine M[?atham] in a small
vessell a man of warr, named as hee taketh it the hop[?a], at which time
the said goods were aboard the said shipp the ffortuna, which hee knoweth being
master of and alsoe aboard her. And otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the fourth article hee saith and deposeth that the bills of lading nowe showne
unto him remayning in the Rehistrie of this Court and mentioned in the said fourth
article were and are the originall and two bills of lading for the said goods
and were and are signed with this deponents owne hands, and that the
contents thereof were and are true and soe had and donne as therein is
conteyned. And otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the fifth article hee saith the producents arlate live in Amsterdam whither this
deponent hath often brought them goods from Portugall, and thereby well
remembreth their names and their habitations. And otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the Interrogatories [CENTRE HEADING]

Smith [?debet]

To the first Interrogatoria[a] hee saith that hee hath noe share in the oiles or any
other goods aboard the said shipp brought from Portugall, nor well it
be benefit or dammage to him to making prize or releasing the same
and otherwise negatively.

To the second hee saith that hee knoweth not the said producents by sight
but meerly by name and relation as aforesaid, and otherwise hee cannot

To the third hee saith that the said producents did not freight him outwards
from holland, but hee knoweth that the said producents were and are
owners of the goods predeposed because hee signed the said bills of
ladinge for them. And saith the said shipps lading carred from ffrance
to A[?vera] was the[?re] delivered to severall persons according to their severall
bills of lading, but hee was principally directed to one John Cruy[XXX]
of Avero, who reladed the said shipp with oiles, And otherwise hee cannot
depose saving his former deposition.

To the last hee saith that there was a Charter parti[?a] for the said voyage
made in france, which was aboard when hee was seized, and taken away
from him with the rest of the papers by Captaine M[ortam] out of this deponents
chest, and saith hee signed but one sort of bills of lading for the goods
aboard the said shipp, and signed all for ffrance. And otherwise hee
cannot answer saving as aforesaid.

Repeated before doctor