Deposition of Elizabeth Nutten

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

Date: 1643-06-03
Identifier: 812222r181


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Carlow & Killkenny
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Stripping
Commissioners: Henry Brereton, John Sterne
Deposition Transcription:

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Elizabeth the Relict of John Nutten late of Colle l eine Barrony of Edowghe and County of Kilkenny widow: sworne & examined deposeth and sayth That since the begining of the present Rebellion in vizt about the xxiijth of November 1641 This deponentes said husband (then alive but since dead) & shee were at Colleleine aforesaid deprived robbed or otherwise dispojled by the Rebells of their goodes and chattells Consisting of Cattle horses Corne hay sheepe howshold stuff provition: The proffitts and benefite of their farme & other goodes thinges of the value of Six hundred powndes at least And further saith thatThe Rebels that soe robbd deprived and dispoyled them, alsoe robbed & spojled the Rest of the protestantes thereaboutes & carryed arms with & were assistantes to the other Rebells thereaboutes against the Kinges Maiesty & his lojall subjectes And <A> that those Rebells are or as many of them as shee cane now call to mynd are thus named vizt Thomas Evers gent their neere neighbour Mr Thomas Butler of Aghatubberr in the said County gent Edmund ffleming of Aghatubber aforesaid, & twoe of the sonns of the said Tho: Evers whose Christian names she cannott expresse and divers other Rebells to the number of 200 at least whom she cannott nominate by particuler names: which Rebells alsoe stript this deponent and her fowre Children of all their clothes and apparell & soe turned them out into the woodes in frost and snow: By which meanes they did & yet doe endure much misery and want And
Elizabeth Nutton
Jur iijo Junij 1643
John Sterne
Hen: Brereton

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12 Kilkenny O
Eliz Nutton Jur iijtio
Junij 1643
24 Nov


Deponent Fullname: Elizabeth Nutten
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Kilkenny
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Nutten, Thomas Evers, Thomas Butler, Edmund ffleming
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel