Deposition of Joane Linge

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

Date: 1645-05-29
Identifier: 815373r425


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 373r

Joane the Relict of Samuell Linge late of Rahinderry in the Queens County Chapman sworne and examined saith That about Candlemas 1641 her said husband and she at Rahinhinderry aforesaid, were forceibly deprived robbed & dispoiled of their meanes goodes and chattells worth at Least 100 li. and hadd their howse and Corne burned <A> by & by the meanes of the Rebells Brian Dempsy a great Comander of them Rebells and his souldiers and complicees being very many when that alsoe beseeged the Castle of Ballylynan And further saith that s an old woman vizt the wife of Tho: Gosslin being not able to fly to the said Castle to saue her life was by the Rebells murthered in this deponents garden And about the same time another old woman was alsoe in the same towne murthered
Signum [mark] predictæ Johannæ
Jur 29o Maij 1645
Hen: Jones
Hen: Brereton

fol. 373v

Se Amy Manfins Examination in the C. Kildare being there misplaced

Q. County
Jane the wife of Samuell Linge Jur
29o Maij 1645

Q: County
Joane Ling Jur 29o
Maij 1645

Deponent Fullname: Joane Linge
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Queens County
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Samuell Linge, Tho: Gosslin, Brian Dempsy, * Gosslin
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Mentioned, Rebel, Victim