|Secondary shorebased occupation|
|Associated with ship(s)||Sarah|
|Is apprentice of|
|Was apprentice of|
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|Language skills||English language|
|Res parish||Allhallows Barking|
|Probate date||February 5, 1663|
|First deposition age||23|
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|Deposition start page(s)||HCA 13/70 f.663r Annotate|
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|Deposition date(s)||Dec 2 1655|
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|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|
Richard Nash (b. ca. 1632; d. ?ca. 1663). Mariner.
Member of the company of the Sarah in 1655.
Resident in 1655 in the parish of Allhallowes Barking, and possibly at possible death in 1663.
A will was proved on February 5th 1663 for a Richard Nash, mariner of Allhallows Barking.
Evidence from High Court of Admiralty
Twenty-three year old Richard Nash deposed on December 2nd 1655 in the High Court of Admiralty. He was examined on an allegation in "A busines of examination of wittnesses on the part and behalfe of James ffordham and Company owners of the shipp the Sarah and her tackle apparrell and furniture seized in the port of Dunquirke with her ladeing against all who take upon them to iustifie the sayd seizure".
Richard Nash stated that he had been a member of the company of the ship the Sarah in September and October 1655 when she lay at Dunkirk. The ship had been ready to sail from Dunkirk to London when she was seized by the officers of the governor of Dunkirk on the order of the King of Spain.