Deposition of Andrewe Prowse

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-07-25
Identifier: 829186r115


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 186r

Andrewe Prowse late of GallyArta in the parish of Kilfenan and barony of Coslea & within the Countie of Limericke gentleman (a brittish protestant) duely sworne & examined by vertue of his Maiesties Comission &c for and in the behalf of Sicily Prowse widdowe & sister to the said deponent he deposeth & saith That about Christmas last & since the begining & by meanes of this presente rebellion in Ireland the said Sicily Prowse was dispossessed of the said farme of Gallyarta wherin shee had a lease of one & twenty yeeres to come or therabouts woorth Coibus annis aboue the land lords rent ten pounds per annum which lease was well Improued with building fenceing & ditching which lease this deponent valueth to be woorth one hundred pounds which is the totall of her losses in this said farme & further he cannot depose
Andrewe Prowse
Jurat coram 25o
July 1642
Phil: Bisse
Thomas Ellwell

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fol. 186v

The examination of
Andrewe Prowse in
the behalfe of his sister

Deponent Fullname: Sicily Prowse
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Limerick
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Andrewe Prowse
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Proxy