Deposition of Richard Canes

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-12-16
Identifier: 829188r117


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 188r

Richard Canes late of Barenekile in the parish of Mongred Barony of Pobulbrien within the Countie of limerice husbandman (a brittish protestant) duely sworne and examined before vs by vertue of &c deposed and saieth that on or about the 16th of December 1641 since the begining of this p and by meanes of this present Rebellion in Ireland hee lost was robbed and forceably dispoiled of his goods and Chattles worth 86 li. 5 s. to the seuerall values followinge vizt
Of Cattell as Cowes and yearelings and heffers to the value of Thirty pounds and fiue shillings sterlinge Of hay to the v a lue of six pounds ster, Hee likewise saieth that hee lost of Corne in grounde to t growinge on the saide lands to the value of twelue ten pounds ster Hee further saieth that by meanes of this Rebellion hee was dispocessed of his farme aforesaide wherein hee had a tearme of eleuen yeares to come worth Coibus annis ten seauen pounds ouer and tenn shillings Besides ouer and aboue the Landlords rent besides his improuement which in all hee values to bee worth fforty pounds ster The totall of his losses amounts to fower score and six pounds and fiue shillings ster and further he deposeth not
Richard [mark] Canes marke
Jurat coram nobis
16o december 1642
Phil: Bisse
Hen: Rugge

fol. 188v

The examination
of Richard Canes

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