Deposition of Giles Dangger

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-09-14
Identifier: 824163r145


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Lost By Debts
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Thomas Graye
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 163r


Giles Dangger late of Granahany in the parish of Temple martin & barony of kinal meky within the County of Corke tanner (a brittish protestant) duely sworne & examined by vertue of &c. deposeth & saith That on or aboute the day of Candlemas last & since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed & forceably dispoyled of his goods & Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vizt value of 146 li. 12 s. part consisting
Of Cowes heiffers o ne bull horses mares sheepe & swine one hogg at Grana hany aforesaid to the value of two & twenty pounds Of houshould stuffe to the value of three pounds Of Corne & hay in the haggard & house to the value of ten shillings Of three score hides of leather foure & twenty pounds Of Implements of husbandry to the value of ten pounds. He further saith that he was expelled & driuen away from his said farme where he left in Corne in ground which he conceaues to be lost to the value ofThe deponent likewise saith that by meanes of this presente rebellion he was dispossessed of his said farme wherin he hath a lease of for 9 yeeres yeett to come of 30 accres of land & a grist mill vpon the land of Granahony aforesaid woorth to this deponent aboue the landlords rent ten pounds per annum which lease he valueth to be woorth to be sould before this rebellion the sume of thirtie five pounds. Of another farme of the lands of in the parish of killigrosse in the said County wherin he hath a lease of six and twenty yeeres yeett to come woorth Coibus annis six pounds per annum wherin he is damnified (considering a fine of twenty pounds payed by this deponent for the sume fortie pounds. Of debts amounting to the sume of seaventeene pounds two shillings of debts due from the vndernamed persons vizt John o Lyne of the parish of Co u lb rin Teige Carty of Bandon

fol. 163v


In the said County broge maker John o Cashy neere kingsaile in the said County brogmaker Morris Myrane of kilbrogane in the said County yeoman William Bennett of Ballyglasse in the said County shooemaker Robert Carter shoomaker William Moyse butcher William Bennett Robert Carter shoomaker William Moyse butcher & and although he accounted the same goode debts before the begining of this rebellion yeett in regard the said William Bennett Robert Carter & William Moyle are dead since this rebellion & dissenabled by meanes thereof & the rest All which parties are out in actuall rebellion therefore the deponent canot gett satisfaction from them. The totall of his losses amounts to one hundred fortie six pounds twelue shillinges. The deponent saith that his goods & Chattles were taken away by night soe that he doth not knowe the certain names of the parties & further he deposeth not.

Giles [mark] danggers marke
Jurat coram nobis
14o 7bris 1642
Tho: Graye Dec:
Phil: Bisse


The examination of
Giles danger

Deponent Fullname: Giles Dangger
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Tanner
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John o Lyne, Teige Carty, John o Cashy, Morris Myrane, William Bennett, Robert Carter, William Moyse
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor