Deposition of Thomas Dungan

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

Date: 1644-02-28
Identifier: 815321r384


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Queen's Co
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Killing, Robbery
Commissioners: Henry Brereton, Henry Jones
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 321r

Thomas Dungan of Ballinekill in the Queens Countie Late Servant to Thomas Bingham of the same viccar of Clonkeene deceased sworne & examined deposeth and sayth That when the present Rebellion was begun vizt a little before Christmas 1641 The said Thomas Bingham (whoe was then aliue, but was after slaine by the Rebells) cawsed to be deliuered by the hands of this deponent & one Thomas Clough and Thomas Smithson 2 other of his servants fowre truncks large ones full of divers goods then of the said, Tho: Binghams: In which truncks were conteined [ ] plate lynnen and apparell: which (as he hath bin credibly informed by Ann Bingham his Mris, and verely beleeveth, were worth CC li. ster ) Besides sixteene oxen & their teames traise yokes chaines waynes loaden with hay, one brewing pann and a brandearth & a great quantety of corne worth CC li. more, vnto the hands & Custody of Margarett the Lady dowager of Vpper Ossery: And <A> shee the said L ady Margrett vpon receipt thereof promissed faithfully saffly to keepe the same for the vse of the said Mr Bingham and his wiffe and to redeliuer the same vnto them vpon demand, And saith that Darby ffitzpatricks the said Ladyes sonn made the Like promisse In consideracion whereof the said Mr Bingham gave him a horse worth tenn poundes: yet the said goods are still deteined
<Dr J: Mr B>
The [mark] marke of the said Tho: Dungan
Jur vlt ffebr 1643
Hen: Jones
Hen: Brereton

Deponent Fullname: Thomas Dungan
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Servant
Deponent County of Residence: Queens County
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Thomas Bingham, Thomas Clough, Thomas Smithson, Ann Bingham, Margarett Upper Ossory, Darby ffitzpatrick
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Rebel, Rebel