Deposition of Christopher Wright

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-05-03
Identifier: 824221r201


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 221r


<symbol> Christopher Wright of Moyalloe in the parish of Moyalloe in the Countie of Corke yeoman a brittish protestant duelye examined before vs by vertue of &c. deposed and saieth that since the begininge of this rebellion hee lost and was robbed and forceably dispoiled of his goods and Chatles to the seuerall values followinge vizt value of 300 li. sterling
Of Cowes horses and sheepe eighty fiue pounds sterling of Corne in the house to the value of thirtie pounds sterling of houshould goods and prouision in the howse to the value of fifteene pounds sterling as alsoe soe much corne in ground vppon his farme as is worth threeskore and ten pounds sterling which hee credibly beleeueth is lost togeather with the lease of Rosskeene in the parish of Roskeene and Countie of Corke beinge worth one hundred pounds sterling, the totall of his losses amountinge to three hundred pounds sterling taken from him by the meanes of Donnogh o Callaghane his tenants and followers <John Warrell & Thomas Justice formerly protestants but latly turned to masse as themselues <confessed to this deponent> & further he canot depose.

Christopher Wright
Jurat coram nobis
3o May 1642
Phil: Bisse
Ric: Williamson

fol. 221v


The examination of
Christopher Wright

Deponent Fullname: Christopher Wright
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Yeoman
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Donnogh o Callaghane, John Warrell, Thomas Justice
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Apostate, Apostate