The certificate for Thomas Wayte of Doncaster, West Riding of Yorkshire, 19 December 1664

These are to Certifie all whome it may concerne, That the Bearer hereof Thomas Wayte Gent did faithfully serve his late Ma[jes]tie of blessed memory and adventured his life and fortune in the late warrs against the Tirannicall powers, wherein hee was dangerously wounded And upon his Ma[jes]ties Accompt, he hee hath beene a very great Sufferer, And that the said Thomas Wayte hath allwayes kept himselfe firme to the principles of the Church of England wherein hee was Educated, All w[hi]ch wee humbly Certifie the ninthenth day of December 1664.

W. Dumfries


Mar[maduke] Holtby

J[ordan] Crosland


Jo[hn] Meautys

Key Facts

Date of certificate

19 December 1664

Name of petitioner

Thomas Wayte

Type of petitioner

Maimed Soldier

Declared allegiance


Injuries sustained;
ailments experienced

Authority petitioned

  • Quarter Sessions
    Pontefract (Pontefract Parish), West Riding of Yorkshire

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


West Yorkshire History Centre, Wakefield

Shelf mark

QS, 1/7/2/6/23