HCA 13/67 f.263r Silver IMG 117 07 1900 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 13/67 f.263r.

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 13/67 f.263r: Right click on image for full size image in separate window


together with her tackle and furniture readie to proceede to sea, and that
the same was paid unto the said Andrew Wessell who sold the said shipp
unto the said Otto. And otherwise saving his foregoeing deposition hee
cannot depose.

To the fifth hee saith hee this deponent being master as aforesaid
by the said Antonio Wessell his appointment delivered up the said
shipp to the said Otto George upon his the said Otto his buying her
as aforesaid of himselfe and the rest of his owners and saw him
take possession of her to the use of himselfe and his said fellow owners
for whom hee bought her. And otherwise hee referreth himselfe to
his foregoing deposition.

To the sixth hee saith the said owners have from time to time paid
for the setting out and fitting of the said shipp as owners thereof ever
since this deponents comming to serve in her as aforesaid. And otherwise
hee referreth himselfe to his foregoing deposition.

To the 7th negatively, saving the said shipp nowe before her seizure
came from Cadiz bound for Ostend and saving his foregoing deposition.

To the 8th hee referreth himselfe to his foregoing deposition and cannot
otherwise answer.

To the 9th hee saith hee this deponent was borne in the Iland of
[?ffereren] neare Lubeck, and liveth in Lubeck and hath soe donne for
theise 11 yeares last and upwards, and otherwise negatively.

To the tenth hee cannot depose.

To the 11th hee saith hee was not by nor a witnesse to the buying of the
said Lem[?ons] part of the heires of Peter van der [?Berck], nor
was the same immediately bought of them, but the shipp being
taken by the ffrench as hereafter followeth and the said Otto
George redeeming her for his owners, and the said Peter Vander
[?Berck] being then dead and his heires paying for redemption of
their part, the said Corneluis Leman paid for the same and soe
became owner of the said part, paying the money to the said Captaine
Otto George, being a fifteene hundred peeces of eight.

To the 12th hee saith the said shipp hath not bin at Lubeck since the
said Otto George his buying her as aforesaid there, And otherwise negatively

To the last hee saith that in the yeares 1651 in November the said shipp
was taken by the ffrench and carried to Tholon, and there made prize
and confiscate and adiudged to the ffrench the takers, from whom the
said Otto George redeemed her for his owners, referring himselfe
in that particular to his examination taken in the preparatorie in this
Court. And otherwise hee cannot answer.

Repeated before doctor Exton



The first day of June 1653. [CENTRE HEADING]

Examined upon the sayd Allegation.

Rp. 4

George Buschaert borne att Hamburgh, and living
att Antwerpe merchant aged thirty three
yeares or thereabouts a witnes sworne
and examined.

To the first article of the sayd allegation he saith and deposeth, that the
arlate shipp the Sampson as this deponent hath credibly heard and be;eiveth
was built att Lubeck and there bought by the arlate Otto George for his
owne Accompt and the owners hereafter mentioned about seven yeares agoe
And saith that from the tyme that the sayd shipp was first employed the
arlate Vincent Van Campen, John da Windt, ffrederick Bevia, Robert
Jacomo, and Otto George have bene, and att present are Owners and
Proprietors each of them of one eighth part of the sayd shipp her tackle and
furniture and so accounted and for and during the same tyme, the arlate Daniell da Leon
and ffrancis Pannincqr were and are owners ioyntly of one eighth part