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To the 4th hee saith that the Owners aforesaid have respectively dwelt in the
severall places predeposed for all the time interrate, And were and are Subjects
of the King of DEnmarke, and States of the United Netherlands./

To the 5th hee saith, the said shipp the fortune is laden with malt and barley
which were taken aboard at Voremonde in Denmarke by order of the aforesaid
Thomas Broederson for his accompt to be transported to Amsterdam; and there
to be delivered to one John Cornelison vander Nenn a Merchant of that

To the 6th hee siath there were no bills of lading signed for the goods predeposed
And otherwise negatively. And further cannot depose:-/

To the 7th hee saith hee hath knowne the said John Cornelison vander Nenn
to whom the said goods are consigned for about 10 yeares last past, And otherwise
referreth himselfe to his foregoeing deposition./

To the 8th hee saith hee was fraighted from Amsterdam by the said John
Cornelison Vander Nenn upon a voyage from thense to Denmark, and to end at
Amsterdam, and was to have 1500. gilders fraight paid to him for the Voyage by the
said Vander Nenn as factor and for the said Thomas Brooderson./

To the 9th hee saith, his shipp was taken upon the open seas neare Jutland
haveing only Hollands Colours aboard, and one sall Danish flagg. And saith
hee never saw the Commission of the Captaine that tooke him./

To the 10th hee was fraighted as aforesaid, but without any Charterpartie. And
further cannot depose:-/


The same day.

Examined upon the said Interrogatories/



William Meys of Worrom in Holland Mariner
aged 22 yeares or thereabouts sworne and examined:

To the first Interrogatorie hee saith hee well knoweth the shipp the fortune interrate
Peter Dirrickson Master) and was one of his Companie at the time of the seizure
and saith the said shipp belongeth to Holland as hee beleiveth, And otherwise
cannot depose./

To the secoond hee saith he cannot depose./

To the third hee saith, the said Peter Dirickson the Master is a Hollander and this rendent and
all hos said shipps Companie (except one Dane) are also Hollanders./

To the 4th hee saith hee knoweth nothing thereof.

To the 5th hee saith the said shipps lading consisteth of malt and barley laden
at Cortemonde in Denmarke, to be transported to Amsterdam. And further
cannot depose/

To the 6th hee knoweth nothing thereof./

To the 7th hee saith hee is a Hollander borne and bredd, but hath never bin
to ffrance And further cannot depose./

To the 8th hee saith hee this deponent was hired by the said Master at Amsterdam
upon a Voyage from Amsterdam to Denmark, and thence to returne to