The certificate for William Dollery of Stratford sub Castle, Wiltshire, 20 May 1647

The bearer hereof W[illia]m Dollery having binn employed under me in the service of King & Parl[ia]m[en]t: I doe hereby certefy that hee served as serieant of a company of Dragoones, & that duringe his service hee rec[eive]d a wound on his right hand by w[hi]ch hee lost the use of his hand. Dated this 20 May 1647

William Waller


allocat of xiii s. iiii d. to be p[ai]d by me

allocat of 4 m[ar]kes p[er] ann[um] the first to begg[i]n att next Sess[ions] p[er] tre[asure]r south p[ar]te

Key Facts

Date of certificate

20 May 1647

Name of petitioner

William Dollary

Type of petitioner

Maimed Soldier

Declared allegiance


Injuries sustained;
ailments experienced

Authority petitioned

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

Outcome of petition

  • Successful
  • Gratuity £0.13s.4d.
    Pension £2.13s.4d.
    Frequency Annual

Petition signature


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People mentioned

Archive information


Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

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