'''Martin Donwall''' of Rosc … '''Rp. 2.'''
'''Martin Donwall''' of Roscow in the Realme of ffrance<br />
Mariner, aged 22 yeeres of thereabouts, frome and<br />
To the said allegation hee saith and deposeth that hee this deponent hath<br />
well knowne the allegation Albert M[?o]ller for theise five yeares<br />
last past during which there hee hath bin and is a subject of the<br />
king of ffrance and for such commonly accounted, and an inhabitant<br />
of Recouvranse (neere Brest) where they saith hee this deponent<br />
hath bin seuerall times at his house and seene his wife and childe<br />
whome with his familie the said Albert keepeth there, that being<br />
the place of his constant and setled dwelling. And saith that about<br />
three yeeres since the said Albert in the service of the king of ffrance<br />
were all of Brest in the ship the ''Virgin'' of Brest (nowe in and<br />
by monsieur M[?inilliet]) who was vice Admirall of a fleete in the<br />
immediate service of the said king which went into the River of<br />
Bourdeaux towards the Reduction of that citie them in Revolt;<br />
in which vice Admirall and service the said Miller went pilot<br />
and therein served about a yeere and halfe , which hee knoweth<br />
because hee this deponent went alsoe and served the said king<br />
in the same ship in the same expedition.
Martin Donwal [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]<br />
'''+''' [oX goXX]
To the Interrogatories. [CENTRE HEADING]
To the first hee saith hee hath well knowne the shipp ''Saint Julian'' about<br />
a yeere last or more, and that hee is nowe one of the company being imbargoed<br />
here since her arrival.
To the second hee saith that the said shipp seemes to be quite new, and<br />
that Albert Miler is her first master.
To the third negatively for his part and otherwise hee cannot depose.
To the fourth hee saith hee hath alwaies dwelt at Roscow eleven leagues<br />
from Brest, and otherwise negatively for his part.
To the 22.214.171.124 and 9 hee cannot depose, not knowing ought of the shipp<br />
''Saint Michael'' interrate, nor of the lading of the goods that were brought thither in<br />
the ''Saint Julian'', this deponent being taken on to be one of her company<br />
since her arrivall hither
To the last hee hath not be deposed.
Martin Donnald [XXX GUTTER] [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]
To the 12th of June 1656.
Examined upon the foresaid allegation.
'''John Pecun''' of Albrillion in Bretagne Mariner, aged<br />
22 yeares or thereabouts frome and examined.
To the said allegation hee saith and deposeth that hee well knoweth<br />
Albert Miler allegate and hath so donne for theise five yeeres last<br />
or thereabouts, during all which space hee the said Albert hath dwelt<br />
and inhabited and kept this wife house and familie in Brest and<br />
bin and as a subject of the king of ffrance and for such commonly accounted<br />
which hee knoweth because hee this deponent hath bin after at his<br />
there and sawe this wife and child there, and saith hee hath often<br />
heardand saith hee hath often<br />