Deposition of Thomas Harris

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

Date: 1642-04-11
Identifier: 815240r311


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Queen's Co
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Apostacy, Desecration, Robbery
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 240r

<48> Thomas Harris of Rahrine Rohan the Baronie of Maryburrow in the Qeenes countie was robbed of a 100 head of cattel as of horses mares & other cattels to the valew of 200 li.; likewise of English sheepe to the number of 300 li. & 40: to the valew of 9 90 li. [ ] the sheepe taken away by Walter Jacob rebell liueing about Strabow: Henry Good, with John: Good tooke away 11 head of the deponents cattel: he was robbed of 24 hogges to the valew of 5 li. leases of Rahinrohin Kilteale, Knocknekille: Killiney to the valew of 200 li. his househould goods to the valew of 10 li. his hayard of corne & hay to the valew of 100 li. & 50 li corne in ground in danger to be lost to the <665 li.> valew of aboue 200 li. the deponent further saith that Harris Starling that hath professed himselfe, a protestant for aboue 20 yeares to the deponents knowledge hath <A> since the time of this rebellion turned papist one of his sons being actually in rebellion: & his other son William Starleing liues in the countrye his goods untouched by the rebels: and as it was reported by Dermott Cokeley there went 14 peeces out of the said Harris Starlings house to the rebels. The deponent further saith that Paterick Hose hauein formerly beene an inhabitant of the towne of Maryburrow since the time of this rebellion hath taken his goods out of towne amoungst the rebels; but now of late heareing of the Englis{h} army return’d to the towne againe: and the depon: further saith that Murtough Doran of the said towne of Mary burrow likewise carried his good{s} out of towne his sonne being in rebellion: the deponent further saith that Oliuer Merrimans wife tould him that shee haueing the keepeing of a Bible that cost 50 shill: fflorence ffitzpaterick by great violence tooke it & burned it and further deposeth not,
Thomas [mark] Harris his marke
Randall: Adams

Deponent Fullname: Thomas Harris
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Queens County
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Walter Jacob, Henry Good, John: Good, Harris Starling, William Starleing, Dermott Cokeley, Paterick Hose, Murtough Doran, Oliuer Merrimans, fflorence ffitzpaterick
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Apostate, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Rebel