Deposition of John Newman

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

Date: 1642-03-19
Identifier: 813400r333


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Kildare
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Commissioners: Roger Puttock, William Hitchcock
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 400r

John Newman late of Kilberrie within the Barronie of Narragh in the County of Kildare gent being duly sworne before vs his Maiesties Comissioners appointed in that behalfe deposeth that he lost since the 28th day of October 1641 by this rebellion theise severall particulars following vidzt ffirst this deponent saith that for a fyne or incombe before he entred on the said lands of Kilberry he paid vnto Sir Robert Meredith knight the somme of seaventy five pounds, and that since he tooke the said farme being about six yeares sithence he bestowed in buildinge and in improvement on the said lands of Kilberrie the somme of eight hundred pounds, of which he is disposessed by this rebellion And further deposeth that there is duly owinge vnto him by severall specialties ready to bee produced the somme of seaven hundred and fforty pounds most parte of which hee verily beleeveth is lost by meanes of this <2471-10 A> wicked Rebbellion if not all. Moreover deposeth that since the fifteenth day of december last (the parties as he is credibly informed being Captaine Henrie dempsie grandchild to the Lord Viscount Glanmalery and George Weaslie with divers others by theire continuall residence on the said farme of Kilberry) he hath lost theise severall goods followinge In Brass Bedding and other housholdstuffe one hundred pounds, in Cowes and oxen one hundred pounds, In English sheepe twoe hundred twenty six pounds ten shillings. In hoggs & swine twenty pounds, In Ridinge horses plow garrans Mares and Coults threescore pounds, in Corne both in haggard & garner three hundred pounds. in hay and firing fiftie pounds
John Newman
The totall some
is 2471 li.-10 s.-00 d.
jurat 19 Martij 1641
Roger Puttocke
William Hitcocke

fol. 400v

John Newman Jur
19o Marcij 1641
28 oct


Deponent Fullname: John Newman
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Kildare
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Henrie dempsie, George Weaslie, Lord Viscount Glanmalery
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Mentioned