Examination of John Cooper

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

Date: 1653-01-31
Identifier: 812329r265


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Carlow & Killkenny
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Captivity, Multiple Killing
Commissioners: Richard Stephens, William Heydon
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 329r

The Examinacion of John Cooper aged 27 yeares or there abouts taken vpon oath the 31th day of January 1652
The Examinate saith, that hee hath knowen Edward Butler of Vrlingeford Esquire this eleauen yeares, the Cause of his knowledge was that he serued his father the late mountgarrett twelue yeares past and beinge asked wheather hee herd, or knew of any English protestants Cummitted prissoners att Balliragett in the first yeare of the Rebellion, hee sath hee did, and likewise sath that hee hard seuerall of them poore English hanged, vizt Dorothy Mallagh a poore English widdow which this deponent very well knew and seuerall others, but by whose order they hee knew not, and further sath not
John Cooper
Taken before vs the day
and yeare aforesaid
Ri: Stephens
Wm Heydon

fol. 329v


fol. 330r

fol. 330v

The Examinacion of
John Cooper
against Butler
heard several of the English
wear hanged.

or there abouts

Deponent Fullname: John Cooper
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent County of Residence: Unknown
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Edward Butler, * mountgarrett, Dorothy Mallagh
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Denounced, Mentioned, Victim