Deposition of Giles Bennett

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-06-27
Identifier: 820119r095


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Waterford
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Thomas Badnedge
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 119r

Giles Bennett late of Lisfeny in the parish of Lismore <& barony of Cosmore & Cosbridy> and County of Waterford Glover A brittish protestant duely Sworne and Examined before vs by vertue &c deposeth and saith that on or about the 15th day of January last past and since the begining of this present Rebellion he lost was Robbed and forcibly dispoyled of his goods and Chattells to the seuerall values following viz value of 65 li. 8 s. 6 d.
Off Cowes Horses Mares and Coults to the value of Eighteene pownds eight shillings and sixe pence Off Houshould provision to the value of forty shillings And further the deponent saieth that he was expelled and driven Away from his said farme of Lisfeny aforesaid Knocknamuck where in he had a lease of Twenty thre yeres to Come worth Cumbas Annis Above the land lords rent together with Improuements as buildings fencing and An Orchard that hee planted wherein hee had one hundred Tres which he valueth 7 li. per Annum which he valueth to be w o orth fortie fiue pounds The totall of his losses amounts to three score fiue pounds eight shillings & six pence Hee saith that John Condon & Richard Condon of BallymcPatrick in the County of Cork gentlemen & others whose names he knoweth not robbed this deponent as he is credibly informed & further he canot depose
Giles [mark] Bennetts marke
Jurat coram nobis
27o Juny 1642
Tho Badnedge
Phil: Bisse

fol. 119v

The examination of
Giles Bennett
[ g ]

Deponent Fullname: Giles Bennett
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Glover
Deponent County of Residence: Waterford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Condon, Richard Condon
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel