Deposition of Charles Cosbey

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

Date: 1642-04-11
Identifier: 815247r321


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Queen's Co
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Apostacy, Robbery
Commissioners: John Sterne, Randall Adams
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 247r

<Exr 109>
Charles Cosbey a Protestant of Stradbelly in the Q. C. [gent] duly sworne sayth that since Christide last he hath liued att Stradbely in the house of ffran. Cosbey Esquire [thither] for safeguard of his life He [ ]tooke hymself and hath been persuaded to revolt & turne to mass viz by Walter fullan, saying ther was no other remedy nor refuge for his safty. but this deponent protested a fixed resolution to continew his profession in religion which being knowne to many of the Contrary faction, this deponent kept close in a vpper roome & eschewd company for avoiding of danger to the house much treatened for harbouring him as was <B> reported & sayth that his the said Cosbys bastard brother Kelly the Captai n rebell did often frequent goe in & out of the house of the said ffrancis since his running of the the said rebellion, but whither hee [ ate ] or drank he know es not he heard say that Walter fullans Derby Lyn ch A seruant of the said <C> Cosbeys cold tell who rob stolle the hoggs & poultry of Mr Baylin & he hath heard that John Regh William Regh Daniell Regh wer in Company with the Rebells soldiers & Did then & now doe liue, att Stradbelly [ ] [ ] William Dullan Oliver Dullin of Stradally [ ]
Charles Cosbie Intr
<11 Ap>
Randall Adams
John Sterne

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ffrancis Cosby

fol. 248r

<Exr> Com Regine
Tho: Collins Q C
Thomas Barington Q C
Charles Cosbey Q C
Thomas Robins Q C
Ellen Saunders Q C
John Gorrell Q C
William Ayerst Q C
James Weld Q C
Thomas Collins Q C

7 2 Q
102. 103. 104. 105.
16. 107. 108. 109
Tho: Collins
James Weld
William Arhurst
John Gorrell
Ellen Sanders
Tho: Robinson
Tho: Barington
Cha: Cosbey
Tho: Robins
110. Q is in 87 of Kildare
Q. 111. 112. 113. 114. 115. 116
9th 10th 11th of Aprill

fol. 248v



Deponent Fullname: Charles Cosbey
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Queens County
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: ffran: Cosbey, Walter fullan, * Kelly, Derby Lynch, John Regh, William Regh, Daniell Regh, William Dullan, Oliver Dullin, Mr Baylin, Tho: Collins, Thomas Barington, Thomas Robins, Ellen Saunders, John Gorrell, William Ayerst, James Weld, Thomas Collins
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Victim, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned