Examination of Toole Mc Rory Mc Cann

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

Date: 1653-05-05
Identifier: 836240r127


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Armagh
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Killing, Multiple Killing
Commissioners: Ja Traill, Solomon Harth
Deposition Transcription:

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The examination of Toole Mc Rory Mc canne being aged about 50: yeres the 5th May: 1653.
Who sayeth that he knewe Toole og Mc Toole dall Mc can, a herd to Mr Jones in Clanbrasill; But sayeth, that he neuer was <A> Vnder his command And that he had not command of soldiers but of men in the creatts who were att his command to doe as he directed them. He sayeth that he neuer saw any dround att portedoune, But he heard of itt; And that he liued fyue myle from portedoune
He further sayeth that Toole O Neale being driuen out of the inward parts of the County of Antrim into Killultah and there had a command of a company of <B> men; And that he heard that Mr perkins was killed cary d away by Toole O Nealle. And that he knew that Mr Draiton liued att Tanneregee And that he heard that ga f t er Mr Perkins was caryd away by Toole o Nealle, he was hanged. But of the death of Draiton or the manner of itt he knowes nothing.
Toole mc Cann
Taken before us
Ja: Traill
Solo: Haith


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Toole Mc Rory McCan
his examinacion & confession

Deponent Fullname: Toole Mc Rory Mc canne
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Unknown
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Toole og Mc Toole dall Mc can, Mr Jones, Mr Draiton, Toole O Neale, Mr Perkins
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Rebel, Victim