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the 19th ffebruary 1655.

The claime of Phillip Van Hulten of}
Amsterdam for the goods in the hare in the}

Examined upon the allegation given
in on the behalfe of the said claime.

1 Rp.

Abraham Balde of London
Merchant aged 26 yeares or
thereabouts sworne and examined.

To the tenth article of the said allegation hee saith and deposeth that
hee well knoweth the producent Phillip van Hulten and hee
hath donne for these five yeares last or thereabouts this deponent
for all that time and (untill about eleavene moneths since hee
came to live in London) dwelling in Amsterdam where he was borne
and where he had acquaintance and dealing with the said Phillip
in the way of merchandize, and saith the said Phillip then
dwelt (and as hee believeth still dwelleth) on the Lady Gracht
in Amsterdam, in the house where his father (whom this deponent
alsoe well knewe dwelt before him, and further that for said
producent was and is a merchant of good account and an
Inhabitant and free citizen of Amsterdam (where this deponent
beleeveth hee was borne) and a subject of the Lords the States
of the United Netherlands, and for such commonly accompted.
and further hee deposeth not.

Upon the rest not exámined and by direction of the producent.

To the Interrogatories. [CENTRE HEADING]

To the first hee saith hee this deponent was borne in Amsterdam
and lived there all this time for the most part untill about
xi [ROMAN NUMERALS = ELEVEN] monethes since then hee came to dwell in London. And
otherwise negatively.

To the second hee referreth himselfe to his foregoeing deposition and
otherwise hee cannot depose.

To the 3 and 4 hee cannot answer not being in the voyage in
question, nor knowing ought thereof or of the lading in controversie.

To the fifth he hath not soe deposed.

To the 6 and 7 hee cannot depose not being in the voyage
as aforesaid.

To the 8th hee hath not soe deposed.

To the 9 .10. 11. 12. 13 and 14 hee cannot answer not being in the
voyage as aforesaid not knowing ought thereof.

Abraham Balde [SIGNATURE, RH SIDE]


The 20th of the same moneth

exámined upon the foresaid allegation


Primary sources



PROB 11/297/43 Will of Abraham Balde, Merchant of Saint Mary at Hill, City of London 15 March 1660 SEE PROBABLY 13/71 f.64v SEE [Ancestry Digital Image]

SEE ALSO [DEPOSITION OF] Abraham Baldeÿ of St Nicholas Lane London merchant aged XXXX GUTTER
six yeares" HCA 13/71 f.64v