The certificate for Rowland Hughes of Rhiw, Carnarvonshire, 5 January 1661

Theise are to Certifie all men (whome theise may Concerne) That the bearer hereof Rowland Hughes hath for many yeares last past served his Ma[jes]tie in the Regim[en]t of Col[one]l S[i]r John Owens knight vnder my Com[m]and, and therein behaved himselfe very faythfull, and still is royally affected and hath alsoe in that service had and rec[eive]d many sore and grievous wounds as witnesseth my hand quinto Jan[uar]ii 1660.

Yo[u]r loveing friend

Hugh Hookes

Key Facts

Date of certificate

5 January 1661

Name of petitioner

Rowland Hughes

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

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Places mentioned

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People mentioned

Archive information


Caernarfon Record Office (Gwynedd Archives)

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