Deposition of Thomas Jones

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-11-17
Identifier: 829270r179


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 270r

Thomas Jones late of the Downe parish of d owne & within in the County of limericke collier (a brittish protestant) duely sworne & examined before vs by vertue of &c deposeth and saith That on or aboute the 4th of december last & since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed & forceably dispoyled of his goods and Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vzt worth 54 li. 10 s.
Of horses to the value of foure & Tw e nty pounds ten shillinges The deponent saith that by meanes of this presente rebellion in Ireland he was dispossessed of the lands of Raghnagroa in the County of Wickloe wherin he hath a lease of foureteene yeeres to come woorthe to this deponent aboue the landlo rds rent fiue pounds per annum or therabouts he conceaues himselfe damnified by looseing the benefitt of the said lease the sume of Twenty pounds Of wood & Timber to the value of ten pounds The totall of his losses amounts to foure & fiftie pounds ten shillinges besides the losse of the beneffitt of his trade woorthe cleere to this deponent fifteene pounds per annum which he leaues to consideration The deponent saith that aboute the time aboue specified six of his horses were taken away by Donogh o Bryen of of Coogyin the said County gentleman & further he deposeth not
Tho: [mark] Jones marke
Jurat coram nobis
17 Nouemb:
Phil: Bisse
Hen: Rugge

fol. 270v

Thomas Joanes examination


Deponent Fullname: Thomas Jones
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Collier
Deponent County of Residence: Limerick
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Donogh o Bryen
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel