The certificate for David Thomas of Llanllechid, Carnarvonshire, 1660

{We the} parishioners of Llanllechid and Llandegai whose names are [here]vnto subscribed doe Certifie [to our] knowledge, whom it doth concerne that David Thomas of the parishe of Llanllechid, hath beene a souldier out of the sayd paryshe pressed for the service of ye kinge Charles the first of Blessed memorie & hath served for many yeares in the warres vnder severall true Com[m]aunders then belonginge to his Ma[jes]ties & hath had and Receaued divers & greivous dangerous wounds in the sayd warres in severall parts of his body & is now become weake & sickly by the reason thereof. In wittnesse herevnto we have putt our hands &c.

Gr[iffith] Ossory

Cad[walade]r ap Richard

Robert ap Richard

Richard David

Harry Holland

Killmyn Glynne

Edward Jo[h]n ap Will[ia]m

Hugh ap Rob[er]t Rowland

Richard Jeffreys cl[e]r[icus]

Morgan Williams

Harry John ap William

William John

John Lewes

William Gruffyth

William Jo[h]n Rowland

Ed[ward] W[illiam] ap W[illia]m Jo[h]n

William ap Richard

Key Facts

Date of certificate


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

  • There are no known events

Places mentioned

  • There are no known places

People mentioned

Archive information


Caernarfon Record Office (Gwynedd Archives)

Shelf mark

XQS 1660/81