HCA 13/70 f.35r 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.




Purpose

This page is for the annotation of HCA 13/70 f.35r.

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

Image

HCA 13/70 f.35r: Right click on image for full size image in separate window

Transcription

said John Baptiste Benzi was resident in Amsterdam only as a merchant
stranger, and since theise late troubles betweene England and holland is retired
into Italy to Como aforesaid in the dominion of Milan aforesaid where hee is yet remaining,
as this deponent lately understood. And otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the Interrogatories. [CENTRE HEADING]

To the first negatively, saying hee doth not know the two shipps interrogated.

To the second hee saith hee hath noe personall knowledge of the said docter
ffrancisco Benzi, but hath longe understood that the said docter hath lived
longe at Venice, And otherwise hee cannot answer saving as aforesaid.

To the third fourth fifth sixth and seaventh hee referreth himselfe to
his foregoeing deposition, and otherwise cannot depose, saying hee doth not
knowe the said two shipps or the masters thereof or either of them.

To the Interrogatories in the second place hee cannot answer saving as
aforesaid.

Repeated before the three Judges in Court.

franc. Pardiny [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]

******************************

The 11th of december 1654 [CENTRE HEADING]
betweene the houres of 8 and tenn
in the forenoone.

On the behalfe if Anne Tantnell widowe}
administratrix of ffrancis Tatnell}
deceaed concerning a losse in the shipp the}
ffrancis of Southampton.}

Rp. .1.

Nicholas Elliot formerly of Southampton and
now of the citie of Westminster woollen
draper, aged 50 yeares or therabouts sworne
before the right worshipfull John Godolphin
doctor of lawes one of the Judges of the high
Court of the Admiraltie and examined
upon certaine Interrogatories ministred on the behalfe
of the said Anne Tatnell deposeth as
followeth/

To the first Interrogatorie hee saith and deposeth that hee well knew
and was Steward of the said shipp the ffrancis interrogated whereof William
knowles was commander, at such time as shee was last at Palma one of the
Canarie Islands; and saith shee departed (as the said master said and as the
common opinion and report was and went amongest the shipps company) for
the port of Southampton. there to dischardge some of her goods and then
to goe with the rest to London; and saith that the said voyage before such
her departure from Palma shee there and at Teneriff tooke in her
lading of goods of a considerable valew, namely sugars, hides, and ginger
at Palma and at Teneriff Canarie wines and Berillia, amounting
to her whole lading, shee being of betweene 140 and 160 tonnes burthen
or thereabouts, but the particular quantities of valews of the said
respective goods or of all in grosse hee saith hee cannot estimate. And
saith that the common speach and sayimg of the said shipps company and
officers was that a quarter part of the said shipp was belonging to the
interrogated ffrancis Tatnell, And otherwise hee cannot depose.

To