Deposition of Donough og Carty

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

Identifier: 824013r019


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Captivity, Multiple Killing
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 13r


Donough og Carty highe Constable of the barrony of Coursyes aged 335 yeares or there abouts, being sworne & examined saith that he heard that some persons belonging to Kilbrittan the first yeare of the Rebellion, tooke Mr John Stepney out of his house & carryed him vpon Carnyes land, & there cruelly murthered him; also he heard like wise that some of the ward of the K ilbrittan, fetched one Gussain from his masters house at old court by night & carryed him to Kilbrittan aforesaid where he was hanged (as this deponent heard) by the order of Bryan Bullagh whoe commanded there in chiefe, in the absence of McCarty Rea; also

Deponent Fullname: Donough og Carty
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: High Constable
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Stepney, * Gussain, Bryan Bullagh, * McCarty Rea
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Victim, Rebel, Rebel