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To the second negatively for his part and otherwise hee
cannot answer.

To the third hee saith hee never sawe the interrate keach aboard the
vessell aforesaid, nor knoweth that ever hee was
master of her, nor ought els of any of the contents of this

To the 4 negatively for his part and otherwise hee
cannot answer.

To the fifth hee saith that the time aforesaid that this deponent
soe sawe the said vessell soe lay sunck before a key neere
Redriff, and the interrogated James haydon then said that that was
his key, and that hee saith shee had one mast and a rope
or two on her, but otherwise noe rigging, tackle, apparell
or furniture, only hee afterwards heard shee had then an anchor.
And otherwise saving as aforesaid hee cannot depose.

To the sixth hee saith that the said Governours of the said
Corporation sold the said vessell being in such condition to
the said James haydon for two and twenty pounds or thereabouts
as her full valew, and asmuch as shee was worth, which
hee knoweth because hee received the said money for the said
Corporation of the said haydon, who really paid the same.

To the 7th hee hath not soe deposed.

Repeated before Godolphin.

Richard Roche [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]


The last of Aprill 1657.

A business of exámination of wittnesses on}
the part and behalfe of Constant Silvester}
henry Colleton and company owners and}
imployers of the shipp the ffortune whereof}
George Parris was master and her tackle}
against John Scroll Captaine and}
Commander of the shipps the Mary of}
Amsterdam and Unicorne of Middleborow}
and against [BLANK IN MANUSCRIPT] Vandergoose}
and [BLANK IN MANUSCRIPT] Coymans and all others}
owners and imployers of the said shipps}
in particular and all others in generall.}

Exámined upon an allegation
given in on the behalfe
of the said Constant Silvester
and others.

Harris dt.


John ffenner of the parish
of White Chappell Turner
aged 30 yeeres or thereabouts
sworne and exámined

To the eighth article of the said allegation upon which alone hee is
by direction of the producent exámined hee saith and deposeth that
in or about the moneth of September last past 1656 hee
this deponent being at Amsterdam being in company of severall


Primary sources



PROB 11/371/137 Will of Anne Fenner, Widow of Saint Mary Whitechapel, Middlesex. 05 October 1682