Examination of William Mandefeild

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[http://1641.tcd.ie/deposition.php?depID?=811243r165] accessed Monday 25th of September 2017 04:20 PM

Dublin Core

Date: 1653-10-22
Identifier: 811243r165


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Wicklow
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Killing
Commissioners: H Markham, Timothy Avery
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 243r

William Mandefeild of the Citty of Dublin Clothier sworne & examined deposeth That on or about the Nyneteenth of O this instant October 1653 he this deponent being in conference with one Nicholas Buckley of Thomastreete Dublin <A> weaver concerning the death of Jane fflood the wife of Phillip fflood late of the Naas deceased Hee the said Nicholas fflood in Dublin aforesaid told & averred vnto him this deponent, that one John Murfy vpon view of the said Jane fflood & vpon heareing of her say that the the Irish then there were Rebells or rogues, grew angry And said to the souldiers then present If you doe not take her away & hang her, burne her or take make her away shee would be the cawse that the Rebells (meaneing the English) would distroy them all meaneing the Irish Rebells of that Towne And that therevpon some of the souldjers then present tooke her away & hanged her the same night
William Mandeld
Deposed vnto the xxijth of October 1653
H Markham
Timothie Averie

acknowledge Recognizance 100 li. to appeare etc

fol. 243v


Deponent Fullname: William Mandefeild
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Clothier
Deponent County of Residence: Dublin
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Nicholas Buckley, Jane fflood, Phillip fflood, John Murfy
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Witness, Victim, Mentioned, Rebel