Deposition of John Sprage

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-05-15
Identifier: 822070r061


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Apostacy, Robbery
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Thomas Badnedge
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 70r

John Sprage of Arglen in the parish of Litrume in the barrony of Counden & Clangibbon in the County of Corcke Millwrite) a brittish protestant) being dew ely sowren and examined by vertu e &c deposeth and saith that In or About Alhallentide Laste hee was robbed of his goods and Chattells to the vallues followinge vizt worth 36 li. 12 s. By
Of lyni n g woolen wearing Apparell howshold stuffe & ffurniture to the vallue of twenty ffiue pounds: one gold Ring worth twelfe shillings also by meanes of this rebellion was Expelled and driuen ffrom his howse & tenament wherof hee had a Lease to com of seaue n teen yeares to com which hee vallues to bee worth ten twent shill{ing } per annum worth six pounds Of timber to the vallue of ffiue pounds the totall of his Losses Amounts to thirty six pounds twelf { e } shilling sterling . ffurther the deponant saith hee was Robbed by Tibbott Tepet Roches son of the Clash in the parish of Clandalane gentleman with diuers others hee furth{er} saith that one John Phillipe Prowse gentleman & his said wyfe now recedent in kilworth gentleman John Cox shumaker & Edward Head Tane all of the Aforesaid towne towne and County) fformerly proffessed prottestants but since this rebellion turned Rebells and ffurther hee cannot depose
John [mark] Sprage
his marke
Jurat Coram nobis
15o June 1642
Phil: Bisse
Tho: Badnedge

fol. 70v


John Sprage’s Examinacion

Deponent Fullname: John Sprage
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Millwright
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Tibbott Roche, Phillipe Prowse, John Cox, Edward Head Tane
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Apostate, Apostate, Apostate