Deposition of Thomas Simpson

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

Date: 1643-07-31
Identifier: 835250r276


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 250r

Thomas Simpson of Clownelto in the parrish of Drummully and County of ffermanagh gentleman sworne and examined sath That in the begining of the presente Rebellion and by meanes thereof Hee this deponent was deprived robbed and dispoyled of his Cattle howshold goodes ready money proffitt and benefite of his lease and < {}x li. > Landes worth 210 li. ster By and by the meanes of < a > the Arch Rebell Rory Maguire and his souldjers and partakers being a very great number though he cannott name them: Whoe did alsoe stripp him the deponent & his wiffe & eight Children of their clothes & what others meanes they hadd

Deposed July vltimus last 1643
Hen: Brereton
Edw Pigott

fol. 250v

Tho: Simpson vltimus
July 1643 Cert f

Deponent Fullname: Thomas Simpson
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Fermanagh
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Rory Maguire
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel