The certificate for Cicley Adler of Southover, Sussex, 9 July 1656

I Colonell Harbert Morley doe hereby certify that [Henry] John Adler husband of Cicely Adler was a soldier in my Troope and was taken prisoner in the service of the Parliament about the yeare 1643 and dyed in prison at Oxford, and that shee deserves to be relieved according to the Orders & directions of the Act of Parliament in this behalfe. Dated the nyneth of July 1656.

H[arbert] Morley

Key Facts

Date of certificate

9 July 1656

Name of petitioner

Cicely Adler

Type of petitioner

War Widow

Declared allegiance


Injuries sustained;
ailments experienced

No known injuries or ailments

Authority petitioned

  • Quarter Sessions
    Lewes, Sussex

Outcome of petition

  • Unknown

Petition signature


Further information in this certificate

Events mentioned

  • There are no known events

Places mentioned

  • Oxford, Oxfordshire

People mentioned

Archive information


East Sussex Record Office

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