Deposition of George Waters

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Identifier: 829019r015


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Clare & Limerick
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Lost By Debts
Commissioners: Peter Stubber, Philip Bisse, Richard Williamson
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 19r

George Waters of Inish in the barony of I lands {within} the County of Clare merchant (a brittish protestant) duel { y } sworne & examined before vs by vertue of &c de{poseth} and saith That since the 22th of October 1641 {By} meanes of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed and forceably dispoyled of his goods & Chat{tles} to the seuerall values followeing vzt worth 2047 li. 16 s. 6 {d.}
Of horses to the value of fifteen ten pounds
Of wooll, hydes, linnen woollen silk stuffes and the merchantable goods & mony to the value of fiue hundred pounds or thereabouts as he beleeueth Of a Tu n of Iron & other shopp wares lost at Six mile bridge in the said County to the value of three score pounds
part of which consisted Of debts amounting to the sume of one thou{sand} foure hundred foure score & Two pounds sixteene shillinges & six pence due from the vnder named persons & others vyd Sir Donn{ell} o Brien of Ballykett in the said County knight Donnell o <A> Bryen of Dowgh in the sayd County Esquire Dermod o Brien of B u nheile in the said County Esquire Connor o Br{ien} of Ballymcroode in the said County Esquire Donnell o Sh{any} of Ballyshany in the said County gentleman Charles mc Caha{n}{of} Lisnenaham in the said County gentleman Captaine Connor {O} Bryen of Lemyneath in the said County gentleman Gilledu{ff} Roger o Shaghnesy of Bealnelicky in the said County gentleman { }ler mc Brody of Bunheale in the said County gentleman Loghlin { } {of} Hehir in the said County gentleman Mrs Elizabeth Bourke widdowe { } Donnell o Grady of Clonrone in the said County gentleman Oliuer { } of Inish in the said County gentleman merchant Patrick Keating {of} Ballymcbracky in the said County gentleman Teige o Bryen of { }naltoon in the said County gentleman Hugh Clancy of kilde{ } {in} the said County gentleman Marcus Clancy of Curragh in the said Cou{nty} gentleman together with diuers English & protestants vtterly { disen} abled by And although he accounted the same goode {debts} before the begining of this rebellion, yeett in Regard { }[ ] protestants debtors are vtterly dissenab{led}
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fol. 19v

& actuall rebellion or soe reputed thenceforth this deponent canot gett satisfaction from them: The totall of his losses amounts to Two thousand fiftie fortie seaven pounds sixteene shillings & six pence & further he deposeth not
George Watters
{Jur}at coram nobis
{ } 9bris 1642
Phil: Bisse
Peirg: Banaster
Ric Williamson

The examination of Geo:
not veiwd



Deponent Fullname: George Waters
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Merchant
Deponent County of Residence: Clare
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Donn{ell} o Brien, Donnell o Bryen, Dermod o Brien, Connor o Br{ien}, Donnell o Sh{any}, Charles mc Caha{n}, Connor {O} Bryen, Gilledu{ff} Roger o Shaghnesy, { }ler mc Brody, Loghlin { }, Elizabeth Bourke, Donnell o Grady, Oliuer { }, Patrick Keating, Teige o Bryen, Hugh Clancy, Marcus Clancy
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor