The warrant for David Lewis of Denbigh, Denbighshire, 11 August 1673

Knowe all men by these pr[e]sents that I David Lewis Late of Denbigh & now a souldier in his Ma[jes]ties one Guard doe for my selfe Nominat Constitute & ordeyne my trusty & welbeloued freind Owen Thomas of Denbigh in the County of Denbigh gent[leman] To be my true & lawfull Atturney in my name & for my use to Aske, demand & receive of [blank] All such sume or or [sic] sumes of money as is or shal be due vnto me from the treasurer of the County of Denbigh for my Pencion graunted me the said David Lewis by the wor[shi]p[fu]ll the Justices of the peace for the said County which is, Three Pounds p[e]r Ann[um] & vpon Receipt to give accquittance or discharge for the said sume rattiefieing & allowing whatsoe[ue]r my said Atturney shall doe in my name & for my use as if I weare my selfe p[er]sonally p[re]sent. In wittnesse wheareof I haue herevnto put my hand & seale the xith day August in the xxvth yeare of our [sic.] Reyne Ann Dom[i]n[i] 1673

Dauid Lewis

[Symbol: seal]

<Sealed & delivered in the pr[es]ence of>

<Rowland Williams>

<Jo[hn] Edwards>

7 October 1673 ordered that his penc[i]on be paid as form[er]ly and his arrears alsoe

entered in booke p[er] Cur[ia]

8b[e]r the 9th 1673

Rec[eive]d by the hands of Peter Davies gent[leman] for the vse of of  David Lewis the sum of 15 s. being a penc[i]on due to him for one this quarter.

Key Facts

Date of certificate

11 August 1673

Name of petitioner

David Lewis

Type of petitioner

Maimed Soldier

Declared allegiance


Injuries sustained;
ailments experienced

No known injuries or ailments

Authority petitioned

  • Quarter Sessions
    Denbigh (Denbigh Parish), Denbighshire

Outcome of petition

  • Successful
  • Gratuity £0.0s.0d.
    Pension 15s
    Frequency Quarterly

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


National Library of Wales

Shelf mark

Chirk Castle MS B29d/13