Deposition of John Hamott

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-09-22
Identifier: 825291r269


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Thomas Graye
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 291r

John Hamott late of Shenagh in the parish of Killbrogan in the Barony of Kinalmekey in the Countie of Corke yeoman A Brittish protestant Beeing duely sworne & examined by vertue of his Maiesties Comission he deposeth and saith that about the second of ffeberuary last past and at or about the first day of March last past, att Shenagh and in the said parish of Kilbrogan & in the Countie of Corke aforesaid, he was at those two seuerall times Robed & fforcibly dispoyled of his goods and Chattells By the meanes of this rebelion to the seuerall vallues ffollowing vizt
In the parish aforesaid
Of Cowes heiffers & bulls the worth of Threescore and sixteene pounds, of horses & mares worth eight pounds & at and in the said parish he had three leases in the parish aforesaid which hee held frome the right honerable the Earle of Corke for the terme of Twentie seuene yeares to come, And was worth ouer and aboue his rent seuenteene pounds per annum, the said leases valued to him the said John Hamott worth two hundred and ffiftie pounds sixscore & ten pownds he was expeled & driven frome the Benefitt thereof, by the meanes of this rebellion in Ireland, that now he conceaueth it to be lost, The totall of his losses amounts vnto Three two hundred Thirtie and foureteene pounds ster: 334 li. The deponent saith that he was robbed by the rebells their names he knoweth not.
John Hamotts marke
Jurat coram nobis
22o 7bris 1642
Tho: Graye Dec:
Phil: Bisse

fol. 291v


John Hamotts examination

Deponent Fullname: John Hamott
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Yeoman
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Earle of Corke
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Landlord