Examination of James Peirce

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

Date: 1654-01-13
Identifier: 819067v090


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Wexford
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Commissioners: Ambrose Andrews, Edward Tomline
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 67v

James Peirce of Ballell gent bei Aged about forty yeares being sworne & examined vpon the whole matter of the Interrogatoryes saith Concerning the said Thomas Welch and Nicholas his sonne saith & deposeth that he hath seen the said Thomas and Nicholas in actuall Armes as with swordes & speares & musquets in the <g> first yeare of the warres and sithence, & further saith that he hath seen the said Nicholas in Armes as aforesaid amongst the Irish of the Countrey congregated togeather to the seaside, about the seacond yeare of the warre & there defending the shoare against the english ships then riding at anchor in Greenore bay & hindering them the english ships to Land their men then aboard them
James Pres
Sworne before vs the 13th of January 1653
Edw Tomlins
Am Andrewes

Deponent Fullname: James Peirce
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Wexford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Thomas Welch, Nicholas Welch
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Confederate, Confederate