Examination of Anne Rokeby

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

Date: 1653-06-06
Identifier: 817109r094


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Longford & Westmeath
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Killing
Commissioners: H Hutchinson, Richard Tigh
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 109r

The Examynation of [mrs] An Rookbye wyfe of [ffoulke] Rookbye Gent taken the 6o June 1653.
The sayd Examinant beeinge duly sworne & Examyned sayth, that one James Dalton of Mullymaghan, brother to the late husband of this examinant, tould her this examinant that one Edw. ffiz Gear= ald <A>, of fraghells towne, or some other towne or place in the County of Killdare Gent, was a man that had a hand princippall actor in the murderinge of mr Edmond Dalton this examinants former husband who was Cruelly butchered in the first year of the Rebellyon.
& shee further sayth that shee doubteth not but to Get & produce full proofe of the same, & further sayth nott.
Anne Rokeby
Taken by
H. Hutchinson.
Rd: Tighe.

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fol. 110v


The examjnacion of
Ann Rookeby
Edward ffitz=Gerrald

6o June 1653
The examinacion of
Anne Rookebye
against Edward

Deponent Fullname: An Rookbye
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent County of Residence: Unknown
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: ffoulke Rookbye, James Dalton, Edw. ffiz Gear= ald, Edmond Dalton
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Mentioned, Rebel, Victim