Deposition of Donnell Whittle

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1643-03-12
Identifier: 829226r148


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Clare & Limerick
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing, Robbery
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Richard Williamson
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 226r

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Donnell Whittle late of Shannatt parish of Shannagulle barrony of Connell and within the com of Limerick husb (an Irish protestant duely sworne and examined before vs by vertue of a Comision etc deposeth and sayth that vppon St Stephens day last 1641 he lost was robbed and forceabley dispoyled of his goods and Chattles to the seuerall values ffollowing vzt worth 59 li.
Of Cowes heiffers and swine to the value of forty one pounds Of houshould stuff and prouision to the value of fiue pounds Of weareing apparell to the value of twenty shill Of hay in haggard to the value of thirtye shill Of corne in ground to the value of foure pounds ten shillings The totall of his losses amounts to the value of fortye eight fiftie nyne pounds pounds ten shill The depon e nt being further examined deposeth that And aboute Candlemas last 1641 parte of his Cowes were taken away by Mortaugh Kavanagh of Ballyngarry in the com of Limerick gentleman and Captain Morish Harbart of the same gentleman who tooke away parte of his prouision and gaue it to his company And further he deposeth not that aboute the middle of december 1641 one Barnaby Cooper of Rakeile in the said com showmaker and one Boorman of the same Clothier in a rebellious manner Morrish Harbert of the same gent were hangd or caused to be hangd by the said Morris Harbert these persons & afterwards in a more m most barbarous manner caused their the said Corps to be throwne in the riuer neere adioyneing And further he cannott depose
Donnell [mark] Whittles
{Jur}at coram nobis 12o Marty
Phil: Bisse Ric Williamson

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Donnell Whittles Examination

Donnell Whittles Examination

Deponent Fullname: Donnell Whittle
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Limerick
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Mortaugh Kavanagh, Morish Harbart, Barnaby Cooper, * Boorman
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Victim, Victim