This series, Star Chamber (STAC) contains
documents submitted or generated in the course
of judicial proceedings, mostly in equity,
heard before the king's Council at Westminster,
and anachronistically known as the Court of
Of all the documents in this series, depositions
are perhaps of most use to family and local
historians, containing biographical information
about the witnesses, and often circumstantial
and incidental evidence thought relevant to
the questions asked.
- The document is written in mixed cursive hand,
with both secretary and legal forms.