HCA 13/71 f.304r Annotate

From MarineLives
Jump to: navigation, search

Expand this area to see details of page purpose, how to register, how to add footnotes, and useful links.


This page is for the annotation of HCA 13/71 f.304r.

Annotations can be viewed by everyone on a read-only basis.

For more information on MarineLives and the MarineLives Annotation Project read our Shipping News blog entries:

Annotating Marine Lives, May 1st 2013
Adding value to primary documents, May 8th 2013
Witnesses in Court, 1657-1658 (May 9th, 2013)

Registration to annotate documents

Registration is required to contribute annotations to this page and to other pages in the wiki.

You can register using the following Form, and we will issue you with a UserName and Password for the wiki.

Text formatting

The MarineLives transcription platform is built on MediaWiki, which uses wiki markup to format text. For a guide showing how to produce italics, bold, escaped text and headings, see the MediaWiki page on formatting; there are also guides for internal and external links, image embedding, tables, and more on lists.

Adding footnotes

  • Go into edit mode
  • Insert immediately after the sentence or phrase you wish to annotate the following macro:<ref>This is the footnote text</ref>
  • Replace 'This is the footnote text' with the footnote you wish to add, using the format: first name, surname, title, (place of publication, date of publication), page or folio number
  • Save the page

For more information and advanced formatting, including how to add and format links within the footnote, see the Wikipedia help on footnotes. This uses the same markup formatting.

Example footnote template:

  • ''HCA 13/XX f.XXXX Case: XXXX; Deposition: XXXX; Date: XXXX. Transcribed by XXXX''<ref>[http://XXXXX Electronic link to a digital source]</ref>

Suggested links

Annotate HCA 13/64 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/65 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/68 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/69 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/70 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/71 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/72 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/73 Volume Page
Annotate HCA 13/74 Volume Page
Marine Lives Tools


HCA 13/71 f.304r: Right click on image for full size image in separate window


The 30th of July 1656.

Touching the shipp the Saint}
John, sold by Cornelis}
[?Thomason] to Mr Bruninck}


Frederick Ixem of the parish of Saint Bennet Finck
London Notary Publique, aged 30 yeares or thereabouts
sworne before the right Worshippfull Charles George
Cocke Esquire one of the Judges of the high Court
of the Admiraltie and exámined upon certaine Interrogatories
ministred on the behalfe of John Brunninck of London
Merchant. saith and deposeth as followeth

To the first second third and 4th Interrogatories hee saith and deposeth
that the interrogated Cornelis Thomason master of the shipp the Saint
John of London, (of the burthen of seventie tonnes or
thereabouts) did by this act or bill of sale in writing bearing
date the fifth day of June nowe last past, made and passed at
this deponents shopp or office behinde the Exchange London, sell
and transport unto the said John [?Brunninck] of London merchant the
said shipp the Saint John with her tackle apparell and furniture,
for and in consideration of the sume of three hundred sixtie and
five pounds sterling, which this deponent sawe paid in pecuniyis
[?nummeratis] by the said mr Brunninckk to the said Cornelis Thomas:
And this deponent nowe leaveth a bill of sale, which hee saith is
the very same bill of sale and transport hee made and passed as
aforesaid, which hee knoweth because hee this deponent was present
thereat and sawe the said Cornelis Tomason signe, seale, and
for his act and deede deliver the same, as nowe appeareth, which donne
this deponent and John Weimet and Jacob Verbeke set their names
thereto as witnesses, as nowe alsoe appeareth. And saith that ever
since the said sale and transport the said John Brunninck hath bin
and is commonly accounted the true and lawfull owner and proprietor
of the said shipp and of her tackle apparrell and furniture,/

Repeated before Collonel Cock./



The first of December 1656

[?Monsieur Desormeux] against John de Richards/
Suckley Budd/

Examined upon an allegation in the acts of
Court made by Suckley the 5th of July 1656
on behalfe of the sayd Desormeux./

Rp. jus

John Tufton of London Merchant aged thirty
seaven yeares or thereabouts a witnesse sworne and
examined saith and deposeth as followeth videlicet./

To the sayd allegation in the Acts of Court and the letter and
Invoice therein mentioned and now shewed unto him and by him
perused at the tyme of this his examination hee saith that hee

[XXX LH GUTTER] back this bill
[XXX LH GUTTER] the 14th of



Primary sources




PROB 11/383/400 Will of Sir John Tufton of Maidstone, Kent 25 June 1686