Deposition of Alexander Yonge

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-08-03
Identifier: 821107r072


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Tipperary
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Lost By Debts
Commissioners: James Wallis, Philip Bisse, Thomas Elwell
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 107r

Alexander Yonge late of the Towne and parish of Sallaghode & barony of ClanWilliam & within the County of Tipperary cleark (a brittish protestant) duely sworne & examined by vertue of &c. deposeth and saith. That on or aboute the tenth day of december Last & since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed & forceably dispoiled of his goods and Chattles to the seuerall value s following vizt value of 340 li. Part consisting of debts owing be theis Rebells vizt
Of Cowes horses sheepe and swine to the value of threescore pounds. Of houshouldstuffe linnen woolen & weareing apparell to the value of thirtie pounds. The deponent saith that he was expelled and driuen away from his said farme & house where he lefte in Corne in ground to the value of one hundred pounds which he coinceaues to be lost Of debts which he accounted goode debts before the begining of this presente rebellion amounting to the sume of one hundred & fiftie pounds due from the vndername d persons vizt Edmond Dowly of Limericke merchant George English of Sulloghodebegg in the County of Tipperary gentleman Loghin mc Mohowne of Sallaghodbegg in the said County yeoman Cnoghor mc Rory of CahirKinles in the County of Limerick yeoman Cnoghor Clancy of Ballyvornine in the said County gentleman diuers others whose names he cannot remember having lost his specialties but in regard

fol. 107v

The said parties are out in actuall in rebellion therefore the deponent cannot gett satisfaction from them. The totall of his losses amounts to three hundred and fortie pounds, besides the losse of his Churchliueings of CahirKenles & Sallaghode besides church meanes woorth Comunibus annis one hundred pounds per annum which hee leaues to consideration The deponent saith that his goods aboute the time aboue mencioned was were <B> kepte taken away & kepte by John Tobin of Ballinemoght in the County of Tipperary gentleman Walter Boorke of Ballyglassey in the said County gentleman Edmond ffitz Tibbot of Lusser in the said County yeoman John Laffan of Baronstowne in the said County gentleman & further he cannot depose.
Alexander young
Jurat coram nobis
2o Augusti 1642
Phil: Bisse
Jam: Wallis
Thomas Ellwell

fol. 108r


Wee his Maiesties Comissioners appointed for the Inquiry & examination of the Losses and sufferings of his Loyall subiects protestants within the province of Munster, by his examination vpon oath before vs Lately taken deposed

fol. 108v


Alexander Youngs Examination


Deponent Fullname: Alexander Yonge
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Clergy
Deponent County of Residence: Tipperary
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Edmond Dowly, George English, Loghin mc Mohowne, Cnoghor mc Rory, Cnoghor Clancy, John Tobin, Walter Boorke, Edmond ffitz Tibbot, John Laffan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel