Deposition of Alexander Cashell

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-08-04
Identifier: 824153r136


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Robert Southwell, Tristram Whetcombe
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 153r

[1181] 1900

Alexander Cashell late of Michaelstowne in the parish of Clonleade Barony of kinellea & within the County of Corke yeoman (a brittish protestant) duely sworne & examined by vertue of &c. deposeth and saith. That on or aboute the first day of Aprill last & since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed and forceably dispoyled of his goods & Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vyd value of 165 li. 10 s.
Of Cowes horses and swine to the value of one hundred & sixteene eight pounds ten shillinges. Of houshould goods to the value of foure pounds. Of seuerall reekes of ffurrs to the value of twelue pounds Of a lease of 35 yeeres to come woorth to this deponent de claro 3 li. per annum thirty pounds The totall of his losses amounts to one hundred thirty fiue three score & fiue pounds ten shillinges. He saith that he was robbed by William Melleffont of kilmenoge in the said County gentleman & John Long the yonger of Montlong in the said County gentleman & further he deposeth not.

Alexander [mark] Castell marke
Jurat coram nobis
4o 8bris 1642
Phil: Bisse
Tristram WhetCombe
Ro: Southwell

fol. 153v


Alexander Cashells examination

Deponent Fullname: Alexander Cashell
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Yeoman
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: William Melleffont, John Long
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel