Deposition of Thomas Harris

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

Date: 1642-04-11
Identifier: 815204r279


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Queen's Co
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Killing, Robbery, Words
Commissioners: John Sterne, Roger Puttock
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 204r

Thomas Harris of Tennerah in the Queens County in the Queens County mason, duly sworne and examined deposeth That in this present Rebellion and in or aboute the last of 9ber last he was robbed and dispoyled of all his goods and Chattles to the value of 26 li. sterling by the means of Donnough O Dugan of Cappaloghlin in the said County gent. and his sonns Walter and Dermott O Duggan and John McTeig of the Down Labourer, and oneAkenny brother to John Akenny Roskellan, and the said <A> John his carrier and Robert Edwards of the same place carrier and all their Inhabitants of the Lordship of Mountrah and Killeny, are either rebels in action or harborourers and maintayners of them. And the foresaid Donagh O Dugans sons, and Teigh O Dugan of Capplecloahg aboute Christmas last took this deponent, and hoysd him by a rope about his neck aboue a yard aboue ground to hang him. And diuerse of the rebells said that the Queene of England was in Ireland, shewed her colours at Christmas last on the Greene of Dublin was delivered of a yong Sonne, that should be prince of Ireland, and Roger O Mores wife, should the nurse of him, and that they had the Queens Commission. And in all their speeches and prayers prefered the Queens as God bless the Queene, and King
Thomas Harris
Jurat 11 Aprilis 1642
Th o Roger Puttocke
Robert John Sterne

fol. 204v



29 Q. 61o
11 Apr 1642
Tho: Harris
copied vlt no



Deponent Fullname: Thomas Harris
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Mason
Deponent County of Residence: Queens County
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Donnough O Dugan, Walter O Duggan, Dermott O Duggan, John McTeig, * Akenny, John *, Robert Edwards, Teigh O Dugan, John Akenny Roskellan, Roger O More
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Mentioned, Mentioned