Deposition of Leonard Webber

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1643-06-15
Identifier: 828218r304


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork & Kerry
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Commissioners: Henry Rugg, Philip Bisse
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 218r


Leonard Webber Late of Ballynora, parish of Rathasse barony of Trehonackney & within the Com of Kerry husbandman a brittish Protestant duly sworne & examined before vs by vertue etc deposeth & sayth that about the latter end of Jan: 1641 & diuers times since the begining of this present rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed & forceably depoyled of his goods & chattells, to the seuerall values follow i ng vizt worth 92 li.
Of Cowes yearlings horses mare, & swine to the value of forty fiue pounds Of houshould stuffe to the value of seaun fiue pownds; In of ready mony to the summe of ten shilling Of hey in the hagard to the value of ten pownds . Also he sayth that by mean s of this reb e llion he is dispossessed of the benefit of his lease of Ballynora, wherein he had a tearme of two years & halfe to come worth aboue the land Lords rent ten pownds per annum at least wherein he is damnifyed to the value of thirty pownds. the totall of his losses amounts to the value of ninety two pownds ten shill: He also sayth that one of his horses was tak’n away by McCragh O Shee of Ballynora aforesaid husbandman about the time abouesaid also one of his mares, & two of his cowes were tak’n away by Teig mcMorris of Ballingowne gentleman. he also sayth, that Morrice McEllegot of BallymcEllegot about Midsomer Last caused the house where then he liu’d to be set on fire called which was nere Bally Beggan Castle

Leonard [mark] Webbers marke marke
Jurat coram nobis 15o Jun: 1643
Phil: Bisse
Hen: Rugge

fol. 218v


Leonard Webbers Exam:

Deponent Fullname: Leonard Webber
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Husbandman
Deponent County of Residence: Kerry
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: * McCragh O Shee, Teig mcMorris, Morrice McEllegot
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel