Deposition of Thomas Ally

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-09-03
Identifier: 829217r140


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Clare & Limerick
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Lost By Debts
Commissioners: James Wallis, Philip Bisse
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 217r

Thomas AAlly late of Ballymcstraden in the parish of Monasterneny & barony of Cosh m ae & within the County of limericke gentleman (a brittish protestant) duely sworne and examined by vertue of his Maiesties Comission to vs or any Twoo or any more of vs directed beareing date &c deposeth and saith That on or aboute the 7th of december last & since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed and forceably dispoyled of his goods and Chattles worth 810 li. to the seuerall values following vzt
Of Cowes yeerlings mares horses & swine at Ballymcstradan aforesaid to the value of three hundre d and fifteene pounds of houshould stuffe to the value of foure score pounds Of weareing apparell to the value of thirtie pounds Of hay & Corne in the haggard to the value of foure score & fiue pounds The deponent saith that he was expelled & driuen away from his said farme & house which he conceaues He likewise saith that by meanes of this presente rebellion in Ireland he is dispossessed of said farme of Ballymcstradan wherin he hath a lease of seaven yeeres yett to come woorth to this deponent Coibus annis aboue the landlords rent fiftie pounds per annum wherin he is damnified two hundred pounds The totall of his losses amounts to eight hundred & ten pounds The deponent saith that his said Cattle were taken away <A> by James Leo of Tullavine in the said County gentleman Edmond Leo of the same gentleman Teige o Brien of the Garrane in the said County gentleman, He likewise saith that his Corne was taken away by the said James Leo and

fol. 217v

Edmond Leo & his houshould stuffe was likewise taken away by John Bourke of Ballinegare in the said <B> County gentleman The deponent saith that the litle parte of his goods he saued & brought to Loghger in the said County where this deponent & diuers others English & protestants were besiedged for three & twenty weeckes were taken away by the meanes of Morris Baggott of Baggottstowne in the said County gentlemen Daniell Higgins of Limericke doctor of Phisicke & Patricke Brett of Glinogra in the said County gentleman Likewise Edmond Hicky of Tuorne in the said County gentleman tooke away some of this deponents Cattle & further he deposeth not
[Alley] Thomas Alley
Jurat coram nobis
3o 7bris 1642
Phil: Bisse
Jam: Wallis

Tho Alleys Exam:


Deponent Fullname: Thomas Ally
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Limerick
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: James Leo, Edmond Leo, Teige o Brien, John Bourke, Morris Baggott, Daniell Higgins, Patricke Brett, Edmond Hicky
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel