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The second of ffebruary 1653./

Smith against Langley Master, Elliott}
Thorowgood and Merchant Owners of}
the shipp the John and Mary of London}
for wages Clements Smith}

Examined upon the libell and schedule thereto annexed

William Creeke of Wapping in the parish of
Stepney and County of Middlesex Mariner Purser
of the sayd shipp John and Mary aged 32 yeares
or thereabouts a witnes sworne and examined saith
and deposeth as followeth videlicet.

To the first article of the libell hee saith and deposeth that during all the
tyme arlate videlicet in the moneth of January ffebruary and March 1651 and
March Aprill ay June July August September October November
December January ffebruary and march 1652 and March Aprill May
June July and August 1653 the arlate Elliott Thorowgood Mordent
and Langley were and are Commonly reputed and Accompted lawfull Owners
of the shipp the John and Mary arlate, and of this deponents knowledge
as owners thereof did in the moneth of January 1651 fitt furnish and set
forth the sayd shipp to sea to sayle on a voyage from the Port of London to Ginney
and from there to the Barbadoes and soe back to London The premisses
hee knoweth being Purser of the sayd shipp during the whole voyage
aforesayd And otherwise saving his subsequent depositions to which
hee referreth hee cannot depose/

To the second article of the sayd libell and to the schedule therein mentioned