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October November december January ffebruary and March 1653. and March
April May June July and August 1654. he this deponent was and still
is Captaine or Master and Commander of the sayd shipp the Three Sisters
and was constituted Master of her by
James Pickering who with his three daughters then were the reputed Owners of the sayd shipp. And this deponent
tooke charge of her as Captayne of her and within the tyme libellate sayled
the sayd shipp out to sea upon such ymployment and voyages as hee was
directed to make by his sayd Owners. And otherwise deposeth not.

To the second article of the sayd Libell and the first schedule thereunto annexed
and now shewne to and perused by him hee saith that in the moneth of
October 1653 till the goods in the sayd schedule were sold and for some
tyme before the arlãte John Dell since deceased was the lawfull reputed Owner
and proprietor of all and singular the goods and provisions mentioned
in the first schedule amounting in the whole to sixty eight pounds
sterling. And he the sayd John Dell did deliver the sayd goods and
provisions for the use of the sayd shipp, and the same were
imployed by this deponent and his servants and Company in and
for the use of the sayd shipp by the order of the sayd Pickering
who gave this deponent directions to take upp the same for that use
of and from the sayd John Dell. And otherwise he ćannot depose.

To the third article of the sayd Libell he saith that the arlãte Mary Dell is
by common repute the relict of the sayd John Dell. And otherwise
cannot depose.

To the fourth article of the sayd Libell and the three schedules thereunto annex=
ed, and in the sayd article mentioned This deponent saith. That the arlãte
Mary Dell (after the death of her husband the sayd John Dell who dyed
about January 1653) was possessed of all and singular the goods
things and provisions mentioned severally and expressed in the
arlate second thrid and fourth schedules being the three schedules
above mentioned and was aććounted lawfull Owner of them in
the latter end of January 1653. And in April, and July 1654.
which he deposeth for that she delivered the sayd goods in the sayd
monethes respectively for the use of the sayd shipp whereof this
deponent was Captaine as aforesayd. And otherwise he ćannot depose.

To the fifth article of the sayd Libell This deponent saith that by the order of
the sayd James Pickering he this deponent in or about the moneth of
October 1653 did by himselfe and Agents receyve all and singular
the goods and provisions mentioned in the sayd first schedule of and
from the sayd John Dell for the use of the sayd shipp, And the
sayd John Dell ćaused a bill to be made for the same amounting
in all to sixty eight pounds sterling, which this deponent did subscribe;
But this deponent did not buy or contract for the sayd goods nor ćan
depose of the particular summes agreed for, or that were to be payd
for the severall parcells schedulate. And otherwise hee cannot depose