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The 9th of June 1653. [CENTRE HEADING]

The claime of George Boschaart merchant}
of Antwerp for his moneys in the Saint John}
Evangelist (John de Vosse Master)}

Examined upon the foresaid allegation


John Moller of Antwerp servant
and cashier of Mr George Boschaert}
the partie producent aged 22 yeares
or thereabouts sworne and examined.

To the first article of the said allegation hee saith and deposeth that hee
hath well knowne and dwelt with the producent George Boschaert for
theise seaven yeares last past and well knoweth that in and for all the
time arlate hee the said producent hath driven and doth still dribe a constant
trade from Antwerp in fflanders to Cadiz and Saint Lucars in Spaine
for silver plate and moneys, and for all the said time hath had and
now hath his factors, agents and correspondents at Saint Lucars and
Cadiz especially at Cadiz to that purpose, And for a person using
such a trade hee the said producent George Boschaert was and is
commonly accompted and reputed. And otherwise hee cannot depose.