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shipp since her said building in the sevice and employment of her said owners
amd to be alsoe a part owner, and to have made severall voyages with her to severall
parts and places. And otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the 4th hee cannot depose.

To the 5th article and schedules arlate nowe showne unto him hee saith that the
said schedules are sealed with the usuall seale of the citie of hamborough
with which hee is well acquainted, being a hamburger and having had severall passes
and other Instruments under the same, and hee beleeveth the said exhibits to be
true and reall

To the 6 hee referreth himselfe to his foregoing deposition and otherwise cannot depose.

To the 7th hee saith that about two yeares since hee this deponent was at haver
da Grace where hee saw the said shipp then lying under the command of the
said Claus Colbrand taking in bales of linnen for Cadiz in Spaine; and
further that in Aprill last or thereabouts the said master comming to
hamborough for furniture and provisions for his said shipp, carried the said anchor
and sailes and a parcell of beefe and stockfish (which were provided
by his said owners) thence for haver da Grace for his said shipp in two Boyers
of hamborough, of the one whereof Christofer Boyen was master and
Alerd hillibroneson of the other. And otherwise hee cannot depose, saving this
deponent was then at hamborough and tooke notice of the said sending the said
things away.

To the 8th hee saith that the said owners have constantly and from time to time
taken upon them to be owners of the said shipp, and for such they have binn
from time to time looked upon and accompted at Hamborough by this deponent
and generally by all masters and others acquainted with them and taking notice
of the shipping and trade of that towne.

To the 9th hee cannot depose saving hee sawe a Hamborough flagge
sent from Hamborough for the said shipp, and saving that when this
depoent was soe at Haver de Grace as aforesaid, shee had not to his remembrance
any flagge or colours up shee then lying in the dark.

To the 10 11 and 12th hee cannot depose saving as aforesaid.

To the 13th hee saith that hee well knoweth the arlate Daniel Brands
Adolph Sumpton, John Noris, Bosell van Bustle and the said master
Claus Colbrand, and saith they were and are Hamburgers and burgers
and subiects of that free state, and have lived many yeares there, and the least time
that this deponent hath knowne any of them there dwelling, hath bin
fifteen yeares. And otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the Interrogatories [CENTRE HEADING]

To the first hee saith that hee this deponent was borne at Draughtas
in the Bishoprick of Bremes, and hath lived and bin a married
man and housekeeper in Hamburgh two and thirtie yeares last, and otherwise

To the second hee saith hee hath knowne the said Claus Colbrand for theise
thirtie yeares last, during which space hee the said Claus hath bin a
constant dweller in hamburgh, and is accompted a native of that place
and otherwise hee cannot depose saving as aforesaid

To the 3 4 and 5 hee saith that as hee hath heard the said shipp was built
at Serdam in Holland and otherwise hee cannot depose for hee was not
there nor sawe any mony paid for the said shipp/


Repeated before Doctors Clerke and Godolphin


The same day. [CENTRE HEADING]

Examined upon the said allegation.


Zacharias Milde of Hamborough Mariner, aged 26 yeares or
thereabouts sworne and examined.