The certificate for David ap Edward of Nantinhengroen, Denbighshire, 15 April 1664

To the right wor[shipfu]ll the Justices of peace of the County of Denbigh.

I humbly certifie y[o]u. That ye bearer David ap Edward of Nantinhengroen served his late Ma[jes]tie (of euer blessed memory) as a Co[m]mon soldier under ye Com[m]and of Capt[ain] John Price being Liften[an]t of that companie & receaved seu[er]all hurts & bruises in ye s[ai]d service both att Holt & Chest[e]r & especially one hurt vpon his thigh w[hi]ch much disabled him from getting his liueing by as I was truly informed & this I make bould to certifie y[o]u vnder my hand the 15 day of Aprill in In the yeare of the raigne of our Sou[er]aigne Lord Charles ye second by ye grace of God of England, Scotland France & Ireland king defender of ye faith ye sixteenth & Anno d[o]mi[n]i 1664.

Howard Foulkes

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Key Facts

Date of certificate

15 April 1664

Name of petitioner

David ap Edward

Type of petitioner

Maimed Soldier

Declared allegiance


Injuries sustained;
ailments experienced

Authority petitioned

  • Quarter Sessions
    Ruthin (Ruthin Parish), Denbighshire

Outcome of petition

  • Successful
  • Gratuity £0.0s.0d.
    Pension 5s
    Frequency Quarterly

Petition signature


Further information in this certificate

Events mentioned

  • Battle of Holt Bridge, 9 November 1643
    Siege of Chester, February 1645 to January 1646

Places mentioned

  • There are no known places

People mentioned

Archive information


National Library of Wales

Shelf mark

Chirk Castle MS B86/88