The certificate for Robert Redfearne of Bakewell, Derbyshire, 15 July 1689

These are to Certifye whome itt may Concerne that Rob[er]t Redfearne of Bakewell was a Souldier in the late Civill warrs vnder the Command of Capt[ain] Terrell and behaued himselfe as a good Subject & Souldier for the Service of the late King Charles the first, and neuer deserted from his Colours and wee doe further Certifye that the s[ai]d Rob[er]t Redfearne had a Certificate formerly & was entred into the Clerk of the Peaces Book all which wee are Credibly informed & doe beleiue

Witness our hands the fifteenth day of July 1689.

<Entred in futuro in order>

W[illia]m Eyre

Tho[mas] Wilson Vic[ar] de Bak[e]w[ell]

Nich[[olas] Thornhill

Tho[mas] Bagshawe

Tho[mas] Woodward

Nich[olas] Thornhill [sic.]

Tho[mas] Gramer

Thomas North

William Ruddiard

Lee Jackson

Mathew Thorpe

Godfrey [?Fouliamentre]

Key Facts

Date of certificate

15 July 1689

Name of petitioner

Robert Redfearne

Type of petitioner

Maimed Soldier

Declared allegiance


Injuries sustained;
ailments experienced

No known injuries or ailments

Authority petitioned

  • Quarter Sessions
    County of Derbyshire (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


Derbyshire Record Office

Shelf mark

Q/SB/2, fol. 635