Deposition of John Webster

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

Date: 1642-08-15
Identifier: 815291r356


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Queen's Co
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Stripping, Words
Commissioners: William Aldrich
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 291r

A note of such goods as wer e taken ffrom John Webster of Rory Begg within the Queenes Countie Baronie of Iregan yeoman sworne and examined saith that on or about the 28th of November <A> 1641 he was robbed and dispoj led by by Donnell Doyne of Tenehinch within that said Countie gent Arte McCormock Dune of the same gentleman Mortogh Oge Dune of Dromyne gentleman Rory Dune of Capnelugg Phelim Dune of Castle Brack yeoman Donnogh McArte Dune of Gurtin gent Donnell McNeill of Clonagh gentleman Teige mcDonnell of the same gent <B> Brian McGilpatrick of Morto McShane of Melick yeoman, Shane mc mcMorto of Ballikneen yeoman with diuers other soldiers Tennants servants & Coordinators. whose names he knows not of theis goods following vizt
Imprimis of Cattle to the value of worth ________________________________73 li._0_0
Item in horses _____________________________________________________12_0_0
Item in hay & Corne ________________________________________________24 li._0_0
Item in houshould stuff Apparell bedding brasse pewter salt Butter & cheese ___34_0_0
the some is
In all 143 li. 5 s.
This deponent further saith that all & euerie the above mencioned persons act in open & actuall rebellion carrying armes with for and amongst the Rebells against the his Maiesty & his Lojall Subiects doeing and Comitting divers outrages and Cruelties in open and hostile manner some of the Rebells publiquely saying that they were the queens souldjers & that all the Eng goods of the English were given to the queene & they were comen to take them vpp for her: & sayth that the Rebells stript this deponent, his wife and children of their Clothes: exposeing them to thextreame cold of that time of the yere & all want possible
John Webster
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Will: Aldrich

fol. 291v



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Deponent Fullname: John Webster
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Yeoman
Deponent County of Residence: Queens County
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Donnell Doyne, Arte McCormock Dune, Mortogh Oge Dune, Rory Dune, Phelim Dune, Donnogh McArte Dune, Donnell McNeill, Teige McDonnell, Brian McGilpatrick, Morto McShane, Shane McMorto
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel