|Secondary shorebased occupation|
|Associated with ship(s)||George Bonadventure (Master: John Crampe)|
|Is apprentice of|
|Was apprentice of|
|Has opening text||Henry Denby|
|Has signoff text||Henry Denbe|
|Signoff image||(Invalid transcription image)|
|Language skills||English language|
|First deposition age||44|
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|Deposition start page(s)||HCA 13/71 f.294r Annotate|
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|Act book date(s)|
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|Deposition date(s)||Jun 28 1656|
|How complete is this biography?|
|Has infobox completed||Yes|
|Has synthesis completed||No|
|Has HCA evidence completed||No|
|Has source comment completed||No|
|Type of ship||Merchant ship|
|Silver Ship litigation in 1650s|
|Role in Silver Ship litigation||None|
Henry Denbe (alt. Denby) (b. ca. 1612; d. ?). Mariner.
Cook of the ship the George Bonadventure (commander: John Crampe), a ship of 140 to 160 ton burthen..
Resident in 1656 in Wapping.
Evidence from High Court of Admiralty
Forty-four year old Henry Denbe deposed on June 28th 1656 in the High Court of Admiralty. He was examined on an allegation "John Crampe, Thomas Chamberlaine and Company owners the shipp the George Bonadventure against George ffarrington".
Henry Denbe described a thirty-six day voyage from Torbay to Zant in the Eastern Mediterranean in Secember 1654 and January 1655. After receiving her lading she had waited a further three weeks in the River Thames before departing. The ship was freighted by George ffarington.
His ship the George Bonadventure was of the burthen of 140 or 160 tons.