Deposition of Thomas Canes

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-12-16
Identifier: 829187r116


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 187r

Thomas Canes late of Barnakile in the parish of Mongredth barony of Pob u lbryen and within the County of lymerick husbandman (a bri tti sh protestant) duely sworn and examined before vs by vertue of &c deposeth and saith That on or aboute the 12th of December 1641 & since the begining and by meanes of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed and forceably dispoiled of his goods and Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vzt value of 70 li. 10 s.
Of Cowes heiffers calues one mare & coults to the value of six and Twenty pounds ten shillinges Of househould stuffe to the value of fiue pounds Of hay to the val u e of three pounds. He saith that he was expelled and driuen away from his said farme where he left in Corne in ground to the value of six pounds The deponent likewise saith that by meanes of this presente rebellion in Ireland he was dispossessed of parte of the said land of Barnak i le wherin he hath a lease of eleven yeeres to come woorth yeerly aboue the land lords rent fiue pounds per annum wherin he is damnified Twenty pounds The totall of his losses amounts to three score and ten pounds ten shillinges and further he deposeth not
thomas [mark] kanes markes
Jurat coram nobis
16o december 1642
Phil: Bisse
Hen: Rugge

fol. 87v

The examination
of Thomas Canes

Deponent Fullname: Thomas Canes
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Husbandman
Deponent County of Residence: Limerick