Deposition of Pricilla Milles

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

Date: 1646-05-15
Identifier: 810338r350


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Dublin
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 338r

Pricilla the Relict of William Milles late of Donlavan in the County of Dublin Wickloe gent sworne saith that she hath heard read & considered of the Examinacion of her said husband taken in his life time concerning his losses by occasion of the Rebellion & the parties Rebells that robbed and dispoiled him And sayth That the same Examinacion is in all things true, And sayth further That her said husband takeing vp Armes & for his Maiesty against the Rebells, & being Serieant to the Company of Colonell Willoughby about Ester 1643 went out vpon a partie by Comand from his Colonell into the County of Wickloe, Where hee & 3 other souldiers of the forlorne hope, were suddenly surprised by an Ambush of Rebells (that were billetted att Powerscort in the same County of Wickloe) & afterwardes hanged to death, And some of those Rebells have since the Cessation of Armes confessed as much to the said Colonell Willoughby in Dublin
<Jur: Dominus Clogher: H B>
Signum [mark] predictæ Pricillæ
Jur xvo May 1646


fol. 338v

Pricilla Mills 15o
Maij 1646


Deponent Fullname: Pricilla Milles
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Dublin
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: William Milles, Colonell Willoughby
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Mentioned