Deposition of William Barcroft ex parte John Waddington

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

Date: 1642-01-27
Identifier: 818049r079


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Wexford
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Apostacy, Robbery
Commissioners: John Watson, William Hitchcock
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 49r

William Barcroft of Tamsallough in the County of Wexford gentleman sworne sayth That in November Last past John Waddington of Ballicamclone in the said County of Wexford Tanner, was robbed and dispoyled of his goods and chattles of the values following vizt of beasts and cattle worth CCCxlv li., of horses & garrans worth 60 li. Howsholdstuff and provision worth 100 li. and corne and hay worth xj li. threescore and tenn Pownds: And the said John Waddington the same tyme was alsoe expelled and forceibly driven from from his farme of Ballicamclone in leas for xxv yeres, and from an other farme called Tomsellough both in the Parrish of Kiltennell and County of wexford in lease for xxv yeres, and from one farme at Gorey By which expulcion the said John Waddington is dampnified and hath lost the some of five hundreth and tenn pounds Soe that he hath susteined losse in all to the value of one thowsand eighty five pownds. And saith the Robberies spoyles and expulcions aforesaid were done and committed by & by the meanes of Luke Toole of Rockinagrew in the County of wickloe Es gent, and Luke Birne of the same gentleman Comanders of Rebells & their souldiers, & comanders within the County of Wickloe wexford whose names he knoweth not and this deponent saith that it is commonly reported that Raphe waddington Esquire a Justice of peace in the same County since this present rebellion is gone to masse.
William Barcroft
Jur: 27 Jan: 1641.
Joh Watson
Will: Hitchcock

fol. 49v


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William Barcroft
Jur. 27. Jan. 1641.
In no


Deponent Fullname: William Barcroft
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Wexford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Waddington, Luke Toole, Luke Birne, Raphe waddington
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Rebel, Rebel, Apostate