Deposition of William Browne

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-04-30
Identifier: 823115r110


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 115r

William Browne of ffinbaries of the parish of ffinbarries within the County of the cittie of Corke (a Brittish protetsant) beinge duely sworne & examined before vs by vertue of his Maiesties Comission to vs & others directed beareing dat e at dublin the 5th day of March in the 17th yeere of his Maiesties raigne that nowe is) touching the losses & suffrings of the Brittish & protestants within the province of Munster deposeth & saith That on or aboute all Saints day last he was robbed & forceably dispoiled of his goods to the values followeing vizt worth 10 li.
Of his cowes heard by Carrigdrochett in the barony of Muskry & County of Corke to the value of ten pounds And further he cannot depose The totall amounts to ten pounds sterling he further deposeth that he heard it comonly reported that Mary hawkins the late widdowe of Henry Hawkins of St Barries William [mark] Brownes marke aforesaid widdow is lately turned papist to masse since this rebellion who dureing her widdowhoode was reputed a protestant being since married to a papist whose name he knowth not
William [mark] Brownes marke
Jurat vltimo April
Ni: Philpot
Phil: Bisse
Richard ffrench

fol. 115v

The examination of
William Browne
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Deponent Fullname: William Browne
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Mary hawkins, Henry Hawkins
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Apostate, Mentioned