Perhaps he has been deputed by her parents, or by her friend, to look after her.
When their other tasks were done, Maggie and Elvira were deputed to set the table.
Well, I rather think that he did say that I had been deputed by you to convey the message to him.
Anyway, the man was to be hanged and I was deputed to attend the execution.
The sentence was announced to Du Bourg ...