Deposition of James Slacke

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

Date: 1642-01-08
Identifier: 835167r213


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Fermanagh
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Stripping
Commissioners: Henry Brereton, William Aldrich
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 167r

James Slacke of Cullin in the parish of Kinaley in the diocesse of Killmore, and halfe barony of Knocknyny within the County of ffarmanagh parish clarke of Kinaley being duly sworne deposeth on oath, that on or about the 23 of Octob: last past about 12 of the clocke in the forenoone he was Robbed off and lost viz.
In Catle worth50-00-00
one lease during mr Bedell his in
cumbency in the parish of Kinaley of a
peece of land Caled Cullin, on which I
built two houses from the ground since
may last, layd out on the same 1 li. 10 s.
In ditchin, the houses Cost me the building
10 li. the lease and all
his interest valued at25-00-00
In houshould stuffe16-00-00
Monys debts due from English & Irish by bonds
and otherwise05-00-00
besiydes he lost the proffitts of his Clerkship during my life
of the parish of Kinaley which I sett for 7 li. ster per
In all 96 li. ster-00-00

By the hands or meanes principally of James mc Corry, Thomas mc Martin <a> Thomas boy mc Manus, and Cormack boy mc Manus and diuers others who entred my house tore in peeces my Courtyons and broke vp and spoyled my Chests Cubbards and in cruell maner took all from hime and after all stript my wife of all her cloths onely left her her smock on her back
witnesse my hand
Deposed this 8th of Ja 1641
James Slacke
William Aldrich
Hen: Brereton

fol. 167v


{Com. ffermanagh}
51 James Slack
Jan: 8o 1641
Intw Cert fact

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Deponent Fullname: James Slacke
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Parish clark
Deponent County of Residence: Fermanagh
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: James mc Corry, Thomas mc Martin, Thomas boy mc Manus, Cormack boy mc Manus
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel