Examination of Patrick Codd

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[http://1641.tcd.ie/deposition.php?depID?=819068r091] accessed Monday 25th of September 2017 03:14 PM

Dublin Core

Date: 1654-01-13
Identifier: 819068r091


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 68r

The Examinacion of Patricke Codd of Whitehowse gent taken vpon oath on the behalfe of the Comonwealth Concerning Thomas Welsh of the Bush in the County of Wexford gent deceased
<To the 1st interr> The examinant deposeth & saith that he well knew the said Thomas Welch & that to his personall knowledge the said Thomas lived at Bush in the County of Wexford in the <h> Irish quarters the first yeare & since till he dyed & did not thence remooue into the english quarters as many english & protestants Living neere him the said Thomas did
<To the 2d Interr> Hee cannot depose
<To the 3d interr> The Examinant deposeth that he is confident the said Tho: did the first yeare of the rebellyon did actually contribute his share of the taxes or contribucion then <i> Imposed on the countrey for carrying on the warre against the english As this deponent & others of the Countrey did
<To the 4th interr> Hee deposeth that he hath seen the said Thomas in actual{l} <k> Armes in the first yeare of the warre with the Irish against the english his cause of knowledge appeares.
<To the 5th Interr> Hee deposeth and saith that he hath seen the said Thomas at seauerall publicque meetings of the Irish in the <l> barrony of forte and County of Wexford in the first yeare of the warre, in refferrence to the forwarding & duancing the saide warre against the english
<To the 6th inter> Hee cannot depose
<To the 7th inter> The examinant deposeth & credibly beleiues that the said Thomas did take the oath of associacion being soe generall a thing <m> over the whole countrey that he conceiues noe person could shun the taking thereof
<To the 8th & 9th inter> Hee cannot depose
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fol. 68v

<To the 10th inter> The examinant saith that he knoweth that the said Thomas had a sonne by name Nicholas Welch, which said Nicholas to the best of the deponents knowledge was with his said father at the vsuall meetings of the Irish frequently in <n> the barrony of forte & County aforesaid, where the said Nichas the whole time of the warre and now liveth
<To the 11: 12 & 13 inter> Hee cannot depose and further saith not &c
Patrick Codd
Sworne before vs the
9th of January 1653
Edw Tomlins
Am Andrewes


Deponent Fullname: Patricke Codd
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Wexford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Thomas Welsh, Nicholas Welch
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Confederate, Confederate