The certificate for John WIlliam of Ruabon, Denbighshire, 17 March 1664

These are to certifie That the bearer hereof John Williams of Ruabon in the County of Denbigh yom[an] was a souldier in the service of his late Ma[jes]tie dureing the late warre vnder the comaund of Coll[onel] Ellice wherein he behaved himselfe faithfully to the hazard of his liefe & estate and that he hath ever sithence continued loyall that he is aged impotent and necessitous haveing litle to support himselfe and family Witnes o[u]r hands the 17th day of March in the 16th yeare of his Ma[jes]ties raigne that now is over England &c 1663.

Robert Price

Key Facts

Date of certificate

17 March 1664

Name of petitioner

John Williams

Type of petitioner

Maimed Soldier

Declared allegiance


Injuries sustained;
ailments experienced

Authority petitioned

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

Outcome of petition

  • Unknown

Petition signature


Further information in this certificate

Events mentioned

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Places mentioned

  • There are no known places

People mentioned

Archive information


National Library of Wales

Shelf mark

MS Chirk Castle MS B86/45