Deposition of Samuell Croft

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-05-05
Identifier: 823203r183


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 203r

Samuell Croft of Conygally in the parish of Templeosgy & barony of Barretts & within the Countie of Corke a Brittish protestant duely sworne & examined by vertue of his maiesties Comission (dated the 5th of March last) touching the losses & suffrings of the protestants within the province of Munster deposeth & saith That aboute the 13th day of January last & since the begining of this rebellion he was robbed & forceably dispoiled of his goods & Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vizt worth 129 li. 3 s.
Of his Cattle at the lands of Conygally aforesaid to the value of fiftie six pounds thirteene shillings & foure pence Of horses & sheepe to the value of eight pounds fifteene shillings Of his enterest in the in the farme of Conygally aforesaid woorth at the begining of this present rebellion thirtie pounds sterling Of Implements of husbandry & hay to the value of six pounds Of his corne in the house & haggard to the value of nyne ten pounds & 10 s. sterling The deponent saith that he was expelled & driuen away from his said farme and house where he left in Corne in ground to the value of twelue pounds which he conceaues to be lost Of his <of his> ready mony two pounds tne shillings Of the losse of soweing sumer corne to the value of two pounds thirteen e Of his Improuements to the value of 2 li. 13 s. 4 d. shillings 4 d. The totall of his losses amounts to one hundred & nyne & twenty pounds three shillings & foure pence And he saith that aboute the time aboue specified he was robbed of his said goods that by the meanes of Dauid Barry of Templeosgy <A> in the said County gentleman James Kaeny of Kilcuan in the said County gentleman Richard Barry alias Deora, Edmond Barry & John mc Morris of Killaspickmullan Donnell o Curtane of Templeosgy aforesaid yeoman Edmond Neill of the same yeoman & diuers others whose names he knoweth not & further he canot depose
Samuell Croft
Jurat coram nobis
5o May 1642
Ni: Philpot
Phil: Bisse
Richard ffrench

fol. 203v

The examination of
Samuell Croft
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Deponent Fullname: Samuell Croft
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Dauid Barry, James Kaeny, Richard Barry, Edmond Barry, John mc Morris, Donnell o Curtane, Edmond Neill
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel