Deposition of Nicholas Roberts

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1643-06-15
Identifier: 828219r305


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 219r


Nicholas Roberts Late of Ballymcellicott parish of Ballymacellycott barony of Trehonackne & within the com of keiry husbandman (a brittish protestant duely sworne & examined for and in the behalfe of James Roberts the yonger of Brigoge nere Buttevant within the com of Corke gentleman by vertue of his Maiestyes Commission etc deposeth & sayth deposeth that aboute the Latter end of January 1641 he Lost was robbed & forceably dispoiled of his goods & Chattles to the seuerall values following vizt worth 1097 li. sterling
Of Cowes heiffers horses Mares & Coults Oxen & sheepe to the value of six hundred & eighty pounds Of Corne in haggard ground to the value of seauen pounds Of Corne in grounde the value of threscore pounds Of hay to the value of threescore pounds. Also he sayth that he Lost the benefitt of a Lease of Ballymcellycott wherein he had a terme of twenty fowre pounds worth coibus annis forty pounds per annum ouer & aboue the Land Lords rent wherein he conceaues himselfe damnifyed to the value of three hundred pounds. The totall of his Losses amounts to the value of one thowsand Nynty seauen pounds and further he deposeth not

Nicho: [mark] Roberts marke
Jurat coram nobis
15th June 1643
Phil: Bisse
Hen: Rugge

fol. 219v


Nicholas Roberts Examinacion


Deponent Fullname: James the yonger Roberts
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Nicholas Roberts
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Proxy