The certificate for Thomas Roodey of Weldon, Northamptonshire, 2 October 1668

Theese are to sertefie that beeing inform’d by the bearer heerof, Thomas Roodey; of Welden, that the Justices would think fitt to continue his pention if I did thinck it fit: I thearfore doe lett you know; that except his keeping an alhows, I think hee is in no case exemted by anny the qualificasions: And besids hee will lay aside that calling; rather then loose his pention: pray com[m]unicate this and if the Bentch think fitt pray lett him have his areers as well as his pention.



Octo[ber] 2 [16]68

It is referred to my Lord Cullen S[i]r Roger Norwich & Mr Elmes Mr Fleetwood or any twoe of them to consider his Condic[i]on & allowe him what penc[i]on they thinke fitt & ye petic[o]n[e]r.

hee is allowed 40 s. p[er] annu[m]

Key Facts

Date of certificate

2 October 1668

Name of petitioner

Thomas Roody

Type of petitioner

Maimed Soldier

Declared allegiance


Injuries sustained;
ailments experienced

No known injuries or ailments

Authority petitioned

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

Outcome of petition

  • Successful
  • Gratuity £0.0s.0d.
    Pension 40s
    Frequency Annual

Petition signature


Further information in this certificate

Events mentioned

  • There are no known events

Places mentioned

  • Rushton (Rushton Parish), Northamptonshire

People mentioned

Archive information


Northamptonshire Archives

Shelf mark

QSR 1/51, fol. 63