Deposition of Giles Powell

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-12-15
Identifier: 821121r082


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. 121r

<C> Giles Powell late of the towne and parish of ffedded within the Countie of Tipperary farmer (a brittish protestant duely sworne and examined before vs by vertue of &c deposeth and saith that on or about the 15th of December 1641 and since the beginninge and by meanes of this present Rebbellion. hee lost was robbed and forceably dispoiled of his goods and Chattles to the seuerall values followinge vizt worth 92 li., Part consisting of a debt owing vnto him by
Of Cattell as Cowes heffers yearelings horsses and garrons to the value of thirtie pounds and three shillings sterlinge Of Corne in Haggard to the value fforty and fiue pounds ster Of hay to the value of twenty shillings ster in mony the summ of fforty shillings sterlinge, Hee likewise saieth that hee Last of Corne in ground vpon his farme afores a i d to the value ten pounds tenn shillings sterlinge, The Totall of his losses amounts to fower score and eleue and eight pounds and three shillings sterlinge: further he deposeth nott that there is < foure & > thirty twenty pounds due from to this deponent from Richard Butler of Moygorba in the said County gentleman nowe in open and open actuall rebellion therefore this deponent canot gett satisfaction from them him. The totall of his losses amounts to fourescore and Twelue pounds. And The deponent saith that aboute the time aboue mencioned his Cattle and other goods <A> were taken away by the lord of Dunboyne & his forc{es?} & another parte of his said Cattle & goods were taken away by Amy Everott of ffedder aforesaid widdowe. He alsoe deposeth and saith that his corne in ground vpon the land of Garranecroupy Brodefield was seized vpon by Edmond Comerford of Clorhan=parish in the said County gentleman & further he deposeth not
Giles [mark] Powells mark
Jurat coram
nobis 15: Dec:
Phil: Bisse Thomas Ellwell

fol. 121v


The Examination of
Giles Powell



Deponent Fullname: Giles Powell
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Farmer
Deponent County of Residence: Tipperary
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Richard Butler, lord of Dunboyne, Edmond Comerford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Rebel, Rebel