Deposition of Giles Denham

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-05-10
Identifier: 825269r248


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 269r

Giles Denham late of Lackaneere in the parish of Aghaballeg in the barony of Muskry (a brittish protestant duely sworne & examined by vertue of &c deposeth & saith. That vpon the 15th of January last & since the begining of this rebellion in Ireland he lost & hath beene robbed and forceably dispoiled of his goods & Chattles to the values followeing vizt value of 82 li.-10 s. sterling
Of his Cattle at Lackaneere aforesaid to the value of fortie pounds . Of one coult woorth twenty shillings. Of his improuement of the said lands to the value of thirtie pounds Of his Corne & hay to the value of seaven pounds, of his houshould goods & other Implements of husbandry to the value of three pounds. He saith that he was expelled & driuen away from h is said from his said farme where he lefte in Corne in ground to the value of one pounds ten shillings which he conceaues to be lost . The totall of his losses amounts to foure score & two pounds ten shillings sterling & that by the meanes <A> of Donogh รด Croming of Knockrower in the said County gentleman John mc Teige mc Cnoghor of the parish of Aghaballoge aforesaid yeoman Morogh mc Briant of the same yeoman He further saith, That John ffipps an Englishman & formerly a professed protestant liueing in the same parish is turned rebell & makes pikes for my lord of Muskry & Richard Tanner liueing neere Mocrum in the said County an English protestant is likewise turned rebell as he is credibly informed & further he cannot depose
Giles [mark] Denham his marke
Jurat coram nobis 10 Maij 1642
Ni: Philpot
Phil: Bisse
Richard ffrench

fol. 269v


The examination of Giles Denham


Deponent Fullname: Giles Denham
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Donogh , John mc Teige mc Cnoghor, John ffipps, lord of Muskry, Richard Tanner
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Apostate, Rebel, Rebel