William Essex

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William Essex
Person William Essex
First name William
Middle name(s)
Last name Essex
Spouse of
Widow of
Occupation Mariner
Secondary shorebased occupation
Mariner occupation Gunner's mate
Associated with ship(s) James of London (Master: Edmund Button master)
Training Not apprentice
Is apprentice of
Was apprentice of
Had apprentice(s)
Citizen Unknown
Literacy Signature
Has opening text William Essex
Has signoff text William Essex
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Language skills English language
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Birth country
Res street Shadwell
Res parish Stepney
Res town
Res county Middlesex
Res province
Res country England
Birth year 1623
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Probate date
First deposition age 31
Primary sources
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Deposition start page(s) HCA 13/71 f.672Av Annotate
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Deposition date(s) Aug 30 1654
How complete is this biography?
Has infobox completed Yes
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Has HCA evidence completed No
Has source comment completed No
Ship classification
Type of ship Merchant ship
Silver Ship litigation in 1650s
Role in Silver Ship litigation None

Biographical synthesis

William Essex (b. ca. 1623; d. ?). Mariner.

Gunner's mate on the James of London.

Resident in 1654 in Shadwell.

Evidence from High Court of Admiralty

Thirty-one year old William Essex deposed on August 30th 1654 in the High Couurt of Admiralty. He was examined "On the behalfe of Thomas Jones late masters mate of the James (Edmund Button master)."[1]

Comment on sources

  1. HCA 13/71 f.672Av