Examination of Sibell Piggott

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
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Dublin Core

Date: 1653-02-07
Identifier: 815426r466


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Queen's Co
Deposition Type: Examination
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing, Stripping
Commissioners: Daniel Hutchinson, Thomas Long, Timothy Avery, William Gilbert
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 426r

The further Examynation of Sibell Piggott Daughter of Maior Jo: Pigott who was murtherd at Dysert the Queenes County in or about October 1646 taken the 7th day of febr: 1652 by
<C> the sayd Examinant beeinge duly sworne, sayth that at the tyme that shee was stript (when her father, her Brother, & others were killd as afforesaid, shee was Caryd to the Rebbells Camp which was in a feild not ffarr from the Castle of the Dysert, & that theare shee head sume of the Rebbells souldiers say that the Coll ffarrell (who Comaunded in Cheife, the said Rebbells did Giue Commaund for the killinge of all the men, & to vse the woemen soe as they were vsed: and that the tyme that shee heard the said souldiers say soe was about nyne or ten a clock the same night that they soe killd them & stript them
Sibylla Pigott
Taken by
William Gilbert
Dl. Huchinson
Thomas Long
Timothie Auerie

fol. 426v


The further examjnacion of Martha Pigott and Sibilla Piggott concerning The murther of Major Pigott & others at Disart,

Deponent Fullname: Sibell Piggott
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent County of Residence: Queens County
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Jo: Pigott, Coll ffarrell
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Rebel