Deposition of Giles and Barbary Powell ex parte Robert Powell

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-12-15
Identifier: 821120r081


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 120r

Giles Powell and Barbary Powell late of the Towne and parish of the Red Citty within the Countie of Tipperary (brittish protestants) in in the behalfe of Robert Powell now in England deceased duely sworne and examined before vs by vertue of &c deposed and saieth that on or about the 15th of December 1641 since the begininge and by meanes of this present Rebbellion in Ireland hee the saide Robert Powell Last was robbed and forceably dispoiled of his goods and Chattles by to the seuerall values followinge vizt worth 291 li. 5 s. Part consisting of a debt due by
Of Cattell as Cowes yearelings heffers horsses garrons Mares and Coults and sheepe to the value of one hundred fforty three pounds and fifteene shillings sterlinge Of houshould stuffe to the value of eight pounds ster Of lynen and wool l en weareinge cloathes to the value of eight pounds ster Of how should prouision to the value of fower pounds ster Of Implyments of husbandry to the value of fiue three pounds ster and ten shillings ster. The makeinge and burneinge of a lime kill three pounds ster ten shillings sterlinge Of Corne in house and haggard to the value of fowerscore pounds ster Of hay to the value of fforty shillings ster they likewise say that thee said Robert Powell lost by meanes of this Rebellion of corne p in ground vpon the saide ffarme fforty pounds ster they further saieth that by meanes of this Rebbellion hee the saide Robert Powell was dispossed of the ffarme aforesaide worth comunibus annis seauenteene pounds ster ouer and aboue the landlords rent which they valueth to bee worth seauenty pounds ster, they further say that the said Robert Powell lost in debt due to him which hee accounted good debt before the begininge of this Rebbellion the summe of fifty shillings ster due vppon James Devinge and Patricke Devinge and Richard Turner all of featherd aforesaid gentlemen now in actuall Rebellion therefore the said Robert Powell &c The totall of his losses amounts to two hundred nynty one pounds and fiue shillings ster and further they depose nott
Giles [mark] Powells mark
Barbary [mark] Powells mark
Jurat coram nobis 15o Dec: 1642
Phil: Bisse Thomas Ellwell

fol. 120v


The examination
of Giles Powell &
Barbary Powell



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Deponent Fullname: Robert Powell
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Unknown
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Giles Powell, Barbary Powell, James Devinge, Patricke Devinge, Richard Turner
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Proxy, Proxy, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor