Deposition of Richard Hooke

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

Date: 1642-04-12
Identifier: 815214r288


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:

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Aprill the 12th 1642
Richard Hooke of Mount Rath fownder beinge duely Examined saith that hee was Robed & disspoyled off his goodes aboute the Last off November as followeth Eight cowes prisse sixteen powndes one yearlinge calffe tenn shillings one mare nine powndes howsshould goods & provission for my familie nine powndes for this Deponents Garden two powndes Hay two powndes for a leasse off land twentie pownd as this Deponent was off red for it tow off thess cowes weas stoellen by fflorence fitzpatrick his Rebells. Rebells in action, generally the Irish Tennants of the Lord of the Rushins, and of Cappalaughlin specialy John O Horohan and of the Downe and his sons, Teig O Dougan <A> of the Rosskelton James O Dowgan of Cappalaughlin. Daniel O Shoule of Ossory, Andrew ffitzpatrick, Brian McShane, Teig McDavy of Ossory are rebells. Thomas Whitton was cruely slaine by Teig O Laughlin, and his son. John Harding slew most cruelly Mr Nicholson and his wife. Their common language was English doggs. That they had the Kings authority.
Sig. [mark]
jurat 12 April 1642
Roger Puttocke
John Sterne

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Apr 12: 1642
Richard Hooke
Intr 30 no


Deponent Fullname: Richard Hooke
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Founder
Deponent County of Residence: Queens County
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: fflorence fitzpatrick, John O Horohan, Teig O Dougan, James O Dowgan, Daniel O Shoule, Andrew ffitzpatrick, Brian McShane, Teig McDavy, Teig O Laughlin, John Harding, Lord of the Rushins, Thomas Whitton, Mr Nicholson
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Mentioned, Victim, Victim