The certificate for Margarett Jones of Llanddoged, Denbighshire, 10 January 1670

To the right Wor[shi]pp[fu]ll the Justices of the peace for the County of Denbigh to whome these pr[e]sents shall come.

Wee the Rector & Churchwardens of the parish of Llanddogett vpon the humble request of Margarett Jones vid[ua] doe hereby make bould to certifie yo[u]r Wor[shi]pps that vpon Fryday the tenth day of December last, Ellis Owen the husband of the sayd Margarett Jones vid[ua] departed this world; who was one of the maymed souldiers elected and appointed to haue quarterly paym[en]t of the mise therevnto belonging.

May it please yo[u]r Wor[shi]pps in regard the sayd deceased died soe poore that he had not wherewith to pay for his winding sheet; much lesse to leaue his wife and daughter, which is lame & impotent from her natiuitie) with the eyes of compassion to behould this sad bearrer & to graunt the [sic.] shee may receaue this last quarterly mise towards the paying of her debts & maintaining of her poore lame childe, & the bearer shall euer pray & wee euer rest yo[u]r Wor[shi]pps servants

Rich[ard] Jones, cl[e]r[icus] Rector

Robert Lloyd

Euan ab Ed[war]d wardens

Llanddogett Jan[uary] 10th 1669

11 Jan[uary] 1669 ordered that the widdowe have this quarters allowance.

T[homas] P[richard]

Key Facts

Date of certificate

10 January 1670

Name of petitioner

Margarett Jones

Type of petitioner

War Widow

Declared allegiance


Injuries sustained;
ailments experienced

No known injuries or ailments

Authority petitioned

  • Quarter Sessions
    Ruthin (Ruthin Parish), Denbighshire

Outcome of petition

  • Successful
  • Gratuity £0.0s.0d.
    Pension No Pension
    Frequency No Pension

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

Chirk Castle MS B26a/5