The certificate for David Thomas of Llanllechid, Carnarvonshire, 1 November 1660

To the R[igh]t Wor[shipfu]ll Justices of the peace for ye County of Carnarvon:

Wee whose names are herevnto subscribed doe hereby Certifie yo[u]r Wor[shi]ps That ye bearer hereof David Thomas of Llanllechid in this County, hath bin in the beginning of the late vnhappie warres pressed for a Souldier to serve his late Ma[jes]ty amongest the nu[m]ber then sent out of this County, in w[hi]ch service duringe this contynueance therin, he receaved seu[er]all dangerous woundes as by seu[er]all partes of his body may app[er]e; whereby he is disabled to worke & gett his lyvinge, as before he engaged in ye s[ai]d warrs he was accustomed; havinge a wife and a great chardge of children to mayntayne; whose case & condic[i]on wee hope yo[u]r Wor[shi]ps will comiscerate [sic.] by admittinge him to be one of the maymed souldiers for this County; if found deservinge; All this wee certifie w[hi]ch wee knowe or be ceadibly enformed to be true, In wittnes o[u]r handes this first day of November 1660:

Gr[iffith] Ossory

Kylmyn Glynn cl[e]r[icu]s

John Cad[wala]d[e]r ap Richard

Rob[er]t ap Richard

Richard David

Harry Holland

Edward Jo[h]n ap W[illia]m

Hugh ap Rob[er]t Row[land]

John Edward

Owen ap Rob[er]t Row[land]

Piers Laurence

Jo[h]n Row[land] ap R[hydderch]

Tho[mas] ap Hugh ap W[illia]m

Edward William

Richard Jeffrreys cl[e]r[icus]

Morgan Williams

Harry Jo[h]n ap W[illia]m

William Jo[h]n

John Lewys

William Gruffith

W[illia]m Jo[h]n Rowland

Edward ap W[illia]m Jo[h]n

Will[ia]m ap Richard

Key Facts

Date of certificate

1 November 1660

Name of petitioner

David Thomas

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

  • Unknown

Petition signature


Further information in this certificate

Events mentioned

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Places mentioned

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People mentioned

Archive information


Caernarfon Record Office (Gwynedd Archives)

Shelf mark

, XQS/1660/80