Deposition of John Rowe

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-12-10
Identifier: 824155r138


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Assault, Robbery, Stripping
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Richard Williamson
Deposition Transcription:

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John Rowe late of Templevally in the parish of Mogely barony of knocknetallon & within the County of Corke yeoman (a brittish protestant) duely sworne and examined before vs by vertue of &c. deposeth and saith. That on or about Shrouetide last & diuers times since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed & forceably dispoiled of his goods and Chattles to the seuerall values follow e ing vzt value of 51 li. 8 s.
Of cowes heiffers and swine to the value of six and thirty pounds eight shillinges. Of weareing apparell & houshould stuffe to the value of ten pounds. Of hay to the value of fiue pounds. The totall of his losses amounts to amounts to one & fiftie pounds eight shillings This deponents wife Mary Rowe wife of the said John this day came before vs and also deposeth vpon oath that aboute the later end of August last late at night Morris mc Shane & John oge (for soe she heard their company call them) the rebells whose names she knoweth not came to the deponents house and assaulted the same breakeing downe the windowe of the house and the doore wherin they pilladged & tooke away the deponents goods and then & there stripped her selfe & her three children vizt Mary, Ann, & John Rowe the yonger & further they depose not

John [mark] Rowes marke
Mary [mark] Rowes marke
Jurat coram nobis
10 Decembris 1642
Phil: Bisse
Ric: Williamson

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The examination of
John Rowe

Deponent Fullname: John Rowe, Mary Rowe
Deponent Gender: Male, Female
Deponent Occupation: Yeoman, Wife
Deponent County of Residence: Cork,
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Morris mc Shane, John oge *, Mary Rowe, Ann Rowe, John the younger Rowe
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Victim, Victim, Victim