Deposition of John Fox

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-12-16
Identifier: 821147r104


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Tipperary
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Apostacy, Robbery, Lost By Debts
Commissioners: Henry Rugg, Philip Bisse
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 147r

John fox late of Cranaharty in the parish of Killmore in the barony of vpperormond & within the Cont of Tipperarie miner a brittish protestant duly sworne & examined before us by vertue of his maiesties Comision &c deposeth that about St Andrues day last was tweluemoneth & since the begineing of this present rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed & forceably dispoyled of his goods & Chattles to the seuerall values following vizt value of 78 li. three shillings Part consisting of
Of Cowes, horses, Mares & yeerlings to the value of thirty p eight pounds. Of houshould stuffe & provition to the value of thirteene pounds. Of hay to the value of tenn shillings. Of debts amounting to the summe of thee seuen & twenty pounds eighthir teene shillings which ere this rebellion was accounted good Of debts which are but nowe become desperat by reason some of the debts is due from papists & in rebellion namely Sir Dermod o Mullrane of oony Currene in the Coun of Tipperarie gentleman Mauris o Lenehane of of the same brogemaker. Rich: Barnewell of the ballrai ne in the said Countie Cooper & the rest from English wherof one is Richard Barnwell of ballraine in the said Cont Coper & who is turned papist since this rebellion, & the other will. Jones of ballraine afforsaid Coleier soe that he can gett no satisfacion from them Of tooles belonging to his trade & [ ] to make lead to the value of fiue pounds The totall amoun ts to fifty nine pounds three shillings The deponent saith that he saith that he hath (by meanes off this present rebellion lost the bennifitt of his lease of part of the land of Cranahorty afforsaid wherin he had a tearme of seuen yeares to come being worth aboue the Lo: rent Three pounds aboue the [Lp] [ ] having bestowed nine pounds six shillings fiue for the said half a yeere before this present rebellion as also fiue pounds land rent in building & other necessary improuments to his damag of fourtene pounds six shillings The totall amounts to the summe of threscore & seightene pounds three shillings. The deponent saith that aboute the time aboue specified his goods were taken away by John Kennedy of Dunally in the said County gentleman & further he deposeth not not that Richard Powell of Knocknederry in the said County labourer is since this rebellion turned rebell & one of the said John o Kenedyes souldiers Michell Hudson of the same is likewise turned rebell & further he deposeth not
John [mark] ffox his mark
{Ju}rat coram nobis 16. Dec: 1642
Phil: Bisse Hen: Rugge

fol. 147v


The examination
of John ffox


Deponent Fullname: John fox
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Miner
Deponent County of Residence: Tipperary
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Dermod o Mullrane, Mauris o Lenehane, Richard Barnwell, will. Jones, John Kennedy, Richard Powell, Michell Hudson
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel