The certificate for Humfrey Jones of Broughton, Denbighshire, 12 March 1664

To the wor[shi]p[fu]ll his Ma[jes]t[y]s Justices of the Peace for the County of Denbigh

Wee whose names are subscribed doe humbly certifie that Humfrey Jones of Broughton in the said County of labourer [sic] hath faithfully {se}rved his late Ma[jest]ie of blessed memory during the time of the late war in Ireland & England sometimes vnder the Comaund of S[i]r Michael Erneley and afterwards vnder the Comaund of Col[one]l John Robinson. And that hee hath been maymed & wounded in the said service and thereby disabled by his dayly labour (as formerly) to maintaine himself and children with necessaries And wee doe likewise certifie that hee hath continued faithfull all along vnto his ma[jest]ie o[u]r Gratious king that now is And (to his power) endeavoured his ma[jes]t[y]s blessed restaurac[i]on. Dated vnder o[u]r hands this Twelueth day of March :1663

John Robinson

Hum[phrey] Lloyde

Ellis Sutton

v s. quarterly

Key Facts

Date of certificate

12 March 1664

Name of petitioner

Humphrey Jones

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

  • There are no known events

Places mentioned

  • Ireland

People mentioned

Archive information


National Library of Wales

Shelf mark

Chirk Castle B86/83