Deposition of Elizabeth Jones

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1643-03-29
Identifier: 829334r217


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 334r

Elizabeth Jones late of Clonesgrahane in the parish of Grange barony of Connelloe and within the County of Corke limericke widdowe (a brittish protestant) duely examined and sworne vpon oath before vs by vertue of his Maiesties Comission to vs and others directed (beareing date &c concerneing the losses robberies and spoiles since this rebellion comitted vpon the brittish and protestants within the Province of Munster &c deposeth and saith That aboute the 24th day of November 1641 & diuers times since the deponent lost was robbed and forceably dispoiled of his goods and Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vzt worth 192 li.
Of cowes mares horses & swine to the value of one hundred pounds Of houshould stuffe to the value of Twenty pounds Of hay and Corne in stacke to the value of fifteene pounds she alose saith that she was expelled & driuen away from her said farme where she left of corne in Ground to the value of Two and Twenty pounds The totall of her losses amounts to one hundred foure score and Twelue pounds The deponent lastly deposeth And That most parte of her goods especially her houshould stuffe was taken away by those parties that besiedged & tooke the house of Newcastle in the said County & for the more certainity heerof she refferreth her self to Samuell Whislades examination (among others) exhibited & sworne vnto before vs concerneing the siedge of the said Castle & further she deposeth not
Elizabeth [mark] Jones marke
Jurat coram nobis
29o Marty 1643
Phil: Bisse
Ric: Williamson

fol. 334v

Elizabeth Jones deposition


Deponent Fullname: Elizabeth Jones
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Limerick
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Samuell Whislade
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Witness