Deposition of Katherin ffowler

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-12-09
Identifier: 820105r081


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Waterford
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Killing, Robbery, Succour
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Richard Williamson
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 105r

Katherin ffowler late of Dromanny in the parish of Affane barony of Decies and within the County of Waterford widdowe (an Irish protestant) duely sworne & examined before vs by vertue of &c deposeth & saith That on or aboute shrouetide last & since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland she lost was robbed and forceably dispoiled of her goods and Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vizt value of 22 li.
Of Cowes heffers and sheepe to the value of eighteene pounds ten shillinges Of houshould stuffe to the value of foure pounds The totall of his losses amounts to Two and Twenty pounds she saith And that hir said Cattle was taken away by Capteine ffennells forces furt h er this deponent saith And that Elizabeth of the wife of Robert Bywater of Dromany aforesaid aboute St Patricks tyde last was murthered but by whome she knoweth not & further she canot deposeth thus And that about Christmas last one Edward Butler of Clone in the County of Tipperary gentleman Robert Cantwell John Laffan Richard Butler & foure or fiue other gentlemen vnknowne to this deponent came to Dromany aforesaid where they continued that night & were entertained with meate drinke & lodging & further she deposeth not
Katherin [mark] ffowlers marke
Jurat coram nobis
9o Dec: 1642
Phil: Bisse
Ric: Williamson

fol. 105v

The examination
of Katherin ffowler

Deponent Fullname: Katherin ffowler
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Waterford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Capteine ffennell, Elizabeth Bywater, Robert Bywater, Edward Butler, Robert Cantwell, John Laffan, Richard Butler
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Victim, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned