The certificate for David Owen of Conwy, Carnarvonshire, 5 January 1661

Theise are to Certifie all men (whom it may Concerne) That the bearer hereof David Owen of Conwey in the County of Caern[ar]von labourer who is chardged with a wife and sixe small children hath beene and served his late Ma[jes]tie King Charles the first, of happy memory, in the late warres in the Regiment & vnder the Com[m]and of Col[one]l S[i]r John Owens knight, and therein suffred great losse & dam[m]age, and alsoe had and received many shots and woundes in his body, whereby he is rendred and became incapable of any bodily labour or worke for the mayntenance of himselfe, wife and Children, All which is the reall trueth of the pr[e]mises and the bearers indigent Condic[i]on as witnesseth our handes the fieft day of Janu[ar]y in the yeare of our Lord god 1660.


youre loueing frends

Hugh Hookes

Micho: Hookes} bal[iffs]

Tho[mas] Lloyd}

Will[iam] Holland

Euen: Dauid

Nicholas Williames

Will[ia]m Dauid

<Will[iam] Williams>

Key Facts

Date of certificate

5 January 1661

Name of petitioner

David Owen

Type of petitioner

Maimed Soldier

Declared allegiance


Injuries sustained;
ailments experienced

Authority petitioned

  • Quarter Sessions
    County of Carnarvonshire (exact location undefined/uncertain)

Outcome of petition

  • Successful
  • Gratuity £0.0s.0d.
    Pension £0.0s.0d.
    Frequency Unknown

Petition signature


Further information in this certificate

Events mentioned

  • There are no known events

Places mentioned

  • There are no known places

People mentioned

Archive information


Caernarfon Record Office (Gwynedd Archives)

Shelf mark