Deposition of William Jones and Thomas Jones

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

Date: 1642-07-26
Identifier: 833163r115


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cavan
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Words
Commissioners: Henry Brereton, William Hitchcock
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 163r

[Annexed schedule at fols 169r-170v]

The Complaynt of William Jones gent and Tho : Jones his father of Cornedrom in the County of Cauan [ gent? ] sayth sworne & examined saith th that on the seauententh of nouember last 1641 there came vnto the habitacion of the deponent William Jones [Weny] Sheridan de molloughmore <a> ffarrell mc Donell mc ffarrell oge mc kernan de aighavenaigh Donell oge mc kernan de ead and their nephew which was free houlders of the foresaid aighavenaigh and violently with other assistants tooke away from the complayneant deponent e William Jones fiftye english Cowes price 125 li. ster ten heffers 20 li. ster eight yeare olds 4 li. ster fiue horsses and mares 10 li. ster in corne & hay 40 li sterling in apparell and househould stuffe 30 li. ster all which s ume <229 li. ster> amountinge to were worth 229 li. ster and sayd when they tooke away the foresaid goods that the said W illia m Complayneant was a traytor and bade him goe for his Country England & f u rther sayth mee And further theis deponents say That the parties mencioned in a note or scedule here vnto annexed are or were lately actors in the present Rebellion & bore and carryed armes with and for the Rebells against the protestants Whom they robbed and dispoyled of their goodes & did other outrages are theis vizt
Tho: Jones
Will: Jones
Deposed July 26o 1642
Hen: Brereton
Will: Hitchcock

fol. 163v


[Copy at MS 832, fols 137r-138r]

Deponent Fullname: William Jones, Tho: Jones
Deponent Gender: Male, Male
Deponent County of Residence: Cavan,
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: [Weny] Sheridan, ffarrell mc Donell mc ffarrell oge mc kernan, Donell oge mc kernan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel