Deposition of James Tomson

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-12-09
Identifier: 820110r086


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Waterford
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Lost By Debts
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Richard Williamson
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 110r

James Tomson late of Talloe CappaQuin in the parish of lysmore barony of Cosemore of Cosbridy & within the County of Waterford Chapman duely sworne & examined before vs by vertue of &c deposeth & saith That on or aboute the first if May last & since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed and forceably dispoyled of his goods and Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vizt value of 63 li. 16 s. Part consisting
Of one cowe & one horse to the value of foure pounds sixteene shillinges Of debts amounting to the summe of three score & two pounds due from Andrew Greames deceased since this rebellion John Yong of lymericke merchant John Conningham of Kilcocke in the County of Kildare merchant, all which parties with diuers others are out in actuall rebellion or dissenabled by meanes of this same that thereby the said debt is become desperat that this deponent can gett noe satisfaction for the same The totall of his losses amounts to three score & six pounds sixteene shillinges The deponent further saith that about the later end of 7ber last Robert Bayly of CappoQuin aforesaid shoomaker was cruelly murthered aboute a quarter of a mile from the same & that by John Legg of Dromanny aforesaid yeoman as it is generally supposed & furt h er deposeth not
James [mark] Tomson’s marke
Jurat coram nobis
9o Decembris 1642
Phil: Bisse
Ric: Williamson

fol. 110v

The examination of
James Tomson

Deponent Fullname: James Tomson
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Chapman
Deponent County of Residence: Waterford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Andrew Greames, John Yong, John Conningham, Robert Bayly, John Legg
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Victim, Denounced