Deposition of Arthur Hide

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-05-04
Identifier: 822170r144


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Stripping, Lost By Debts
Commissioners: Nicholas Bagbere, Philip Bisse, Richard French
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 170r

Sir Athure Hide of Carrigmedy in the parish of Carrimedy & Barony of Condons & within the Countie of Corke knight & one of the Councell of the province of Munster (a Brittish protestant) being duely sworne & examined vpon his oath before vs by vertue of his Maiesties Comission to vs & others directed beareing date the 5th day of March in the 17th yeere of his Maiesties raigne that nowe is) touching the losses and suffrings of his Maiesties loyall subiects protestants within the province of Munster deposeth & saith. That on or aboute Christmas last & since the begining of this rebellion he hath lost & beene robbed & forceably dispoyled of his lands goods & Chattles rents & debts to the seuerall values following vizt value of 5151 li. part consisting of
Of hi s Cattles at Carrigmedy aforesai d to the value of one hundred three score & fifteene pounds. Of his mares horses sheepe & swine to the value of six hundred twenty fiue pounds sterling. Of his corne & hay in the haggard to the value of one hundred & ten pounds. Of his linnen woollen houshould stuff & other goods at his h ouse to the value of one hundred pound s sterling Of his enterest in a farme called Knock an canneboy in the parish of Tibbrid within the County of T ipperary woorth till the begining of this rebellion to the value of seaven hundred pounds sterling. Of his sheepe of the said lands of Knockancaneboy to the value of 25 li. sterling He further saith that he was expelled & driuen away from his said house & land of Carrigmedy to t he where he left in Corne in ground to the value of fiftie pounds Of the benefitt of 4 plowlands wherof he was seized in fee & in his owne hands which he might haue lett vntill this begining of this rebellion for three hundred pounds per annum & besides out of other lands lyeing in the barony & County aforesaid fiue hundred pounds per annum, all which lands being taken from him by meanes of this rebellion & being vncertainly when to haue any benefitt thereby, he concludeth himselfe thereby damnified three thousand three fiue hundred pounds. He further deposeth that Debts due from Hugh mc Cragh of Burgis in the County of Tipperary gentleman (nowe in rebellion as he is credibly informed) is indebted to the deponent in the summe of twenty pounds sterling which he conceaues to be lost The totall of his losses amounts to fiue thousand one hundred fiftie & fiue pounds sterling & further he cannot depose . [ ] he further deposeth that he sawe Thomas ffelpe cler minister of Killrid in the said Com Phillip Prowse of the same gentleman & Thomas Smith of the same yeoman with diuers other stripped by the rebells betweene Killurd & Cloghlegh Castle whose names he knoweth not further he cannot depose
Arthur Hyde
Jurat coram nobis 4o Maij 1642
Ni: Philpot:
Phil: Bisse
Richard ffrench

fol. 170v


The examination of
Sir Athure Hide




Deponent Fullname: Athure Hide
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Knight
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Hugh mc Cragh, Thomas ffelpe, Phillip Prowse, Thomas Smith
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Victim, Victim, Victim