Deposition of George Elwood

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

Date: 1642-03-26
Identifier: 833148r106


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cavan
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Words, Lost By Debts
Commissioners: William Aldrich, William Hitchcock
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 148r


The examinacion of Georg Elwood of Belturbet in the county of Cauan ffelt maker taken before us as ffolloweth V izt being duly
to be deposed saith that about the ffirst of November 1641 last he was Robbed and dispoyled and expulsed from his habitation vizt
Im robbed of Wooll worth twenty pounds, In houshold goods worth twenty pounds, In English Cowes worth fforty pounds, In horses & Mares tenn pounds, his house and Garden plott ffifty pounds, in debts amongst the Irish fforty shillings In all being one hundred fforty too pounds ster
<a> the Cheefe Rebbells that Robbed him was the then High Shirriff of the County that yeare & his assistances whose names he knoweth not & they said they did it by the Kings authority
George Elwood
deposed march 26th 1642
William Hitchcocke
William Aldrich

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fol. 149r

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116 Cavan
Geo: Elwood Jur xxvjo
Marij 1641
Cert fact

[Copy at MS 832,

fol. 67v


Deponent Fullname: Georg Elwood
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Feltmaker
Deponent County of Residence: Cavan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: the King
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned