Deposition of William Smarte

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-05-27
Identifier: 825303r281


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 303r

William Smarte late of Synane in the barony of ffarmoy & within the County of Corke yeoman (a brittish protestant duely sworne & examined by vertue of &c deposeth & saith. That vpon the sixteenth of January last or therabouts he was robbed and forceably dispoiled of his goods & Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vizt worth 50 li. 369 li.
Of his cowes steeres heeffers horses sheepe and swine to the value of two hundred nyne & thirtie pounds sterling twelue shillings. Of his hay & Corne in the haggard and house to the value of fiftie seaven fortie foure pounds sterling. Of his houshouldstuffe to the value of thirteen e pounds sterling. O f Improuement & chardges layed out of vpon the said farme which he cannot nowe enioy nowe by reason of this rebellion to the value of fiftie pounds sterling. He further saith that by meanes of this rebellion he conceaues to ha u e lost his Corne in ground to the value of twenty pounds sterling. The totall of his losses amounts to three hundred three score & nyne pounds sterling He saith he was Robbed by Morris fitz Gibbon William mc Morris and the [mc fuereges] & Redmond Barry of Lisgriffen & other whose names he knoweth not
William Smarte
Jurat coram nobis
27o Maij 1642
Tho: Bettesworth
Phil: Bisse

fol. 303v


William Smart his


Gregory Newman of Moalloe within the County of Corke (a brittish protestant) duely sworne &c deposeth & saith. That vpon the 11th day of ffebruary last or therabouts he lost & hath beene robbed & forceably dispoiled of his goods & Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vizt

Deponent Fullname: William Smarte
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Yeoman
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Morris fitz Gibbon, William mc Morris, * [mc fuereges], Redmond Barry, Gregory Newman
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Mentioned