Deposition of Thomas Lassells

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-09-16
Identifier: 825314r291


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 314r

Thomas Lassells late of Dromtyclugh in the parish of Kyneth & barony of Kinelmeky and within the County of Corke tanner (a brittish protestant) duely sworne & examined by vertue of &c. deposeth and saith. That on or aboute the 14th of January last & since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed and forceably dispoyled of his goods & Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vizt worth 478 li. 10 s. part consisting in debts due from the vndernamed Rebells
Of Cowes heiffers & yeerlings & swine to the value of fortie one foure score & three pounds. O f houshould stuffe to the & houshould prouision to the value of three score an d two pounds. Of hay to the val ue of fiue pounds Of hides barque and lime to the value of foure score & fifteene pounds ten shillinges. The deponent saith that by meanes of this presente rebellion in Ireland he was dispossessed of the halfe plowland of Dro m tyclug aforesaid wherin he hath a lease of eighteene yeeres yeett to come woorth Communibus annis ffortie pounds per annum aboue the landlords rent wherin he is damnified two hundred pounds. Of debts amounting to the summe of thirty score & six three pounds ten shillings pounds due from the vndernamed persons vzt John John o Buohill of Ballymony in the said County yeoman Thomas Nugent of the parish of Kyneth brogemaker Teige mc Awliffe of Cahir in the said County husbandman Teig mc Raynald neere Inishkyan in the said County brogemaker Owen mc Carty of Derrygra Castle in the said County gentleman Teig Mounta of Rosse in the said County brogemaker John Carbry in Ballymony parish brogmaker

fol. 314v

the vndernamed person protestants are likewise indebted to this deponent in parte of thaboue sume vzt John Mazon William Banner Edward lascells Phillipp Hoskins Nicholas Penquaite William Haile. But in regard the said protestants are vtterly dissenabled by means of this rebellion & the rest out in open & actuall rebellion therefore this deponent canot gett satisfaction from them. The totall of his losses amounts to foure hundred three score & eighteene pounds ten shillings. The deponent saith that Teige mc Dauid o Croly & his three sons liueing in the parish of Kyneth in the said County gentleman tooke away parte of this deponents Cattle John Clay yeoman of Tone in the said County yeoman Awliffe mc Croly both of the same gentleman both of them tooke away another parte of this deponents Cattle & further he deposeth not.
Tho: Lassells
Jurat coram nobis
16o 7bris 1642
Tho: Graye Dec
Phil: Bisse

The examination
of Thomas lass

The examination of
Thomas Lascells
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Deponent Fullname: Thomas Lassells
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Tanner
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John o Buohill, Thomas Nugent, Teige mc Awliffe, Teig mc Raynald, Owen mc Carty, Teig Mounta, John Carbry, John Mazon, William Banner, Edward lascells, Phillipp Hoskins, Nicholas Penquaite, William Haile, Teige mc Dauid o Croly, John Clay, Awliffe mc Croly
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel