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To the third hee saith that hee this deponent hath had severall
letteres and orders from the said producents Peter Maria and
Cesar Gentiles touching the ?silver innow in question, and that hee doth
not know any others of these names, And further hee cannot
answer saving his foregoeing deposition to which hee referreth.

To the fourth hee saith that this deponent received part of
the foresaid silver by him deposed of (not sent in the Saint Laurence)
in the king david in or about July last, part in the Hope about
the same time, and the rest in the Charitie and the Starr about
the beginning of this present moneth, and hee is, s?ure that the
said Peter Maria and Cesar Gentilis (the now claimers) are the same persons
for whose account the four said parcells
and the silver in question were laded and consigned unto this
deponent, for that this deponent hath and XXX XXXXX the same XX unto
them as aforesaid.

To the 5th hee saith hee doth not know the said Don
Lewes Pedro da Vittoria the said producents said factor
personally, and saith hee knoweth not that the saud don Lewes Pedro da Vittoria
is factor to any Spaniard or
subiect of the king of Spaine, nor hath this deponent received
order from any person to claime the said silver in question other
than the said producenmts, from whom hee saith hee hath received expresse
order therein, and hath had pXXXXtion from them alone on the?ir
behalfe, And otherwise negatively saving as aforesaid, sa?ying that
the said don Lewes Perez da Vittoria is soe farr from having given any order for [INSERTION MARK]

[INSERTION MARK IN LH MARGIN] claiming the silver in
question, that hee doth
yet as this deponent verily
beleeveth ?yet know of the
seizure thereof.

To the sixth hee saith that upon the bringing in of the said shipp
to Plimouth, the bill of lading interrogated, together with the
lettere and factorie were amongst other papers sent thence in a
packet to this deponent as comming out of the said shipp,
and this deponent brought them into this Court.

To the 7th hee saith hee knoweth not ought of any other bill
of lading touching the said silver in question than the said bill
soe brought into Copurt and here remaining, nor of any other
Invoice than that annexed to the allegation whereupon hee is nowe
examined. And otherwise hee referreth himselfe to his foregoeing

Repeated before the two Judges in Court.

Peter Vandeput [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]


The same day.

Examined upon the foresaid allegation


Abraham Cabeljan of London Merchant aged 53 yeares or
thereabouts sworne and examined.

To the first and second articles hee saith and deposeth that the producents
Peter Maria and Cesar Gentiles were and are commonly reputed
natives of Genua and Inhabitants Subiects of that Commonwealth, and
saith that hee this examinate living with and being Booke keeper of and
for his precontest Mr Peter Vandeput Merchant hath seene severall