Deposition of Pierciuall Gibsonn

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-05-03
Identifier: 823184r166


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Apostacy, Killing, Robbery
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Richard Williamson
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 184r

Pierciuall Gibsonn Late of ballyhowly and Barrony of ffermoy and County of Corcke gent (a brittish protestant duely sworne and Examined before vs by vertue of &c deposeth and saith that <aboute the> iijth of feb: last past 1641 and since the begininge of this present rebellion in Ireland hee was robbed and forceably dispoiled of his goods and Chattles to the seuerall vallues followeinge (Vizt) worth 190 li.
Of Cowes and Bullockes to the vallue of three score and Sixteene pounds ster of sheepe to the vallue of three score pounds S ter of M ares and Two geldings to the vallue of forty fowe r pounds of houshould stuffe to the vallue of Tenn pounds ster: And this deponent saith that his said goods and Chattles were taken by My lord of Muskryes people & followers beinge in rebellion and by John Roch of ballindangin and James Roch of Killaghy in the County of Corcke aforesaid gentlemen which beinge alsoe in rebellion, the totall of his losses amountes to the summ of one hundred fower score & Tenn pounds ster: And further this deponent Can o tt deposeth that an two English protestant called John Dowdall Humphry Sanders were was killed by the rebells in those partes butt ther names he knoweth not he <J> saith that one Humphry Sanders an English protestant formerly is lately turned papist & further he canot depose
Persiualle Gibson
Jurat coram nobis
3o May 1642
Phil: Bisse
Ric: williamson

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The examination of
Perciuall Gibson
The Lo: of Muskery

Deponent Fullname: Pierciuall Gibsonn
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: lord of Muskrye, John Roch, James Roch, John Dowdall, Humphry Sanders
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Victim, Apostate