George Cobden

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George Cobden
Person George Cobden
First name George
Middle name(s)
Last name Cobden
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Occupation Mariner
Secondary shorebased occupation
Mariner occupation Commander
Associated with ship(s) James of London (Master: George Cobden)
Training Not apprentice
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Has opening text George Cobden
Has signoff text George Cobden
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Language skills English language
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Res street Shadwell
Res parish Stepney
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Res county Middlesex
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Res country England
Birth year 1602
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First deposition age 53
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Deposition start page(s) HCA 13/71 f.111v Annotate
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Deposition date(s) Mar 5 1656
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Ship classification
Type of ship Merchant ship
Silver Ship litigation in 1650s
Role in Silver Ship litigation None

Biographical synthesis

George Cobden (b. ca. 1602; d. ?). Mariner.

Late commander and master of the ship the James of London.

Evidence from High Court of Admiralty

Fifty-three year old George Cobden deposed on March 5th 1656 in the High Court of Admiralty. He was examined on interrogatories on behalf of London merchant Henry Clarke in the case "A business of ensurance touching the losse of certayne goods and merchandizes laden a board the shipp James of London whereof George Cobden was late master".[1]

Comment on sources

  1. HCA 13/71 f.111v