Deposition of Martyne Smith

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-11-11
Identifier: 829025r019


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 25r

Martyne Smith of Dirricklane in the Barrony of Ilands in the Com of Clar{e} gent beeinge duly swoarne and ex{ami}ned before vs by vertue of his Maiesties Commiss{ion} to vs or any two or more of vs direc{ted} deposeth and saieth that on or about the 26th day of January last past 164{1} and since the begininge of this rebellio{n] {in} Ireland Hee lost was robbed and forceab{ly} dispoilde of his goods and Chattles by {the} rebells to the seuerall values followin{ge} vizt:
of horses to the value of sixe pounds, of weareinge Cloathes to the value of two pounds of speciallties All lost soe many as { } wherein one Mr Robarte Hybbarde of [Cranay a Coone] in the Com of Clare gentleman: was bounde to pay this deponent one hundred pounds ster or thereabouts, which he accompts to bee lost, The totall of his losses amounts vnto one hundred and eight pounds beesides hee lost the benefitt of seuerall Clearkshipps which hee had and enioyed in the said Com to the value of twenty Marcks ster by the yeare which hee leaueth to Consideracion
Marten Smith
Jurat coram nob: 11: Nouemb:
Phil: Bisse
Richard ffrench

fol. 25v

Marten Smiths examination

Deponent Fullname: Martyne Smith
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Clare
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Robarte Hybbarde
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor