The petition of Robert ap Edward of Llanelidan, Denbighshire, 6 October 1669

To the Right wor[shipfu]ll the Justices of the att [sic.] this pr[e]sent q[ua]rter sessions.

The humble petic[i]on of Rob[er]t ap Ed[war]d of Llanlidan

Humbly sheweth.

That whereas yo[u]r poore petic[i]on[er] hath served his late ma[jes]tie Charles the first of Royall memory for the space of five yeares & receaved great wounds dureing the said tyme by reason whereof yo[u]r said petic[i]o[ner] is disabled to [illegible] yearne his livelyhood & hath not wherew[i]thall to maynteyne himselfe.

Therefore yo[u]r petic[i]on[er] wholly referrs his pr[e]sent Condic[i]on to yo[u]r wor[shi]pps that yow wil be pleased to admitt yo[u]r said petic[i]on[er] petic[i]on[er] to the receave penc[i]on for his releefe.

And yo[u]r petic[i]on[er] as in duty shall pray for yo[u]r wor[shi]pps.

2) to receiue 10 s. quarterly

Key Facts

Date of petition

6 October 1669

Name of petitioner

Robert ap Edward

Type of petitioner

Maimed Soldier

Declared allegiance


Injuries sustained;
ailments experienced

Authority petitioned

  • Quarter Sessions
    Ruthin (Ruthin Parish), Denbighshire

Outcome of petition

  • Successful
  • Gratuity £0.0s.0d.
    Pension 10s
    Frequency Quarterly

Petition signature


Further information in this petition

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People mentioned

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Archive information


National Library of Wales

Shelf mark

Chirk Castle MS B25d/3