Deposition of Hugh Elliott

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-06-14
Identifier: 822202r173


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 202r

Hugh Elliott of Balliyoran in the parish of Cassellions within the countie of Corcke glover (a brittish protestant) being dulie sworne and examined vpon his oath by vertue of his Maiesties commission bearing date &c.
deposeth and saith that about Candlemas Last and since the beginning of this present rebellion in Ireland he hath bein robbed and forcibly dispoiled of his goods and cattells to the severall vallues followeing (viz)
Inprimis he deposeth and saith that he Lost 5 head of cattell
vallued at ----------------------------------------------------------06 li. 10 s. 0 d.
Item in housold goods -------------------------------------------03. 0. 0
Item 7 barrells of oats at 6 s. 8 d. per barrell ----------------- 2. 6. 8
Item in hay -------------------------------------------------------- 0.13. 4
The deponent further saith the he was faine to leaue this habitation and the Leas of his hous with the appurtenances thervnto, for the which he was profered before these trubles 6 li. ster. per Annum during the space and tearme of 17 yeares, vallued at 34 li. 0 s. 0 d. the deponent payinge bot 4 li. rent per Annum.
And also the deponent saith that there are 40 s. ster due to him by William spenser & Alexander Pope English protestants vtterly disinabled by this rebellion severall persons at the beginning of this rebellion so that he can gett no satisfaction from them.
The tottall of this deponents Losses amonts to 48 li. 10 s. ster.
Hugh H Elliots marke
Jurat coram nobis
14o May Junij 1642
Tho: Badnedge
Phil: Bisse

fol. 202v


The examination of
Hugh Elliot

Hugh Ellotts
Bill of Losses

Deponent Fullname: Hugh Elliot
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Glover
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: William spenser, Alexander Pope
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Debtor