Deposition of Anne Edwards

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-12-29
Identifier: 829035r027


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Clare & Limerick
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Commissioners: Henry Rugg, Thomas Elwell
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 35r

Anne Edwards late of Anabege in the parish of Anaghmore Barony of Bunratty within in the Countie of Clare widdow (a brittish protestant) duely sworne and examined before vs by vertue of &c deposed and saieth that on or about the twentith day of December 1641 And since the begininge and by meanes of this present Rebbellion in Ireland shee lost was Robbed and forceably dispoiled of her goods and Chattles to the seuerall values followinge vizt worth Ciij li.
Of Cattell as Cowes hor s ses Mares coults and hoggs to the value of fforty n y ne pounds Of houshould goods and prouision to the value of fiue pounds Of Implements belonginge to a weauer to the value of fiue pounds Of weareinge apparell and monye to the value of ten pounds Of hay to the value of fiue pounds ster Shee likewise saieth that by meanes of this Rebbellion shee lost of Corne in ground growing vppon the Lands of Cappaghnally to the value of eight pounds as alsoe of garden fruit to the value of fforty shillings The deponent further saieth that by meanes of this Rebbellion shee was dispocessed of her farme of Cappanally aforesaid wherein shee had a tearme of ten yeares to come woorth coibus annis six pounds ster ouer and aboue the land lords rent which shee valueth to bee worth twenty pounds The totall of her losses amounteth to one hundred and fower pounds ster And further shee deposeth not
Ann [mark] Edwards
Jurat coram nobis 29o
Decembris 1642
Hen: Rugge
Thomas Ellwell

fol. 35v

Anne Edwards her

Deponent Fullname: Anne Edwards
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Clare