Deposition of Mary Lee

Collection: Bysse Depositions

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[] accessed Tuesday 26th of September 2017 09:52 AM

Dublin Core

Date: 1642-11-04
Identifier: 822247r217


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Richard French
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 247r

Mary Lee of ffinagh in the parish of Brenny Barronrie of Kinalmeky & within the Com of Corke widdowe a brittish protestant duly sworne & examined before vs by vertue of &c. deposeth & saith That on the Candle day of mas last past shee lost was robbed & forcably dispoyled of her goods & Chattles to the seuerall values following vizt.
Of Cowes oxen one Mare & Coult to the value of thirtie pounds. Of feather Bedds & one flock bedd to the value of fiue pounds. Of implements of husbandrie to the value of fiue pounds she likwise saith that she is dispossessed of her lease of the Land of Killmore wherin shee had a tearme of eighteene yeares to come worth abo{ue} the landlords rent fiftie pounds a yeare wherin shee conceaues her self damnified to the vallue of two hundred & fifti e pounds shee likwise saith that shee was expelled & driven from her house & farme wher shee lefte in Corne in ground since lost by this rebellion to the value of Twenty pounds. The totall of her losses amounts to three hundred & ten pounds. & further she deposeth not
Mary [mark] Lee’s marke
Jurat coram nobis
4o 9bris 1642
Phil: Bisse
Richard ffrench

fol. 247v


Mary Lee her examination

Deponent Fullname: Mary Lee
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Cork