Examination of Robert Person

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

Date: 1653-05-18
Identifier: 836262r140


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Armagh
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Assault, Captivity, Stripping, Words
Commissioners: George Rawdon, Ja Traill
Deposition Transcription:

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The Examinacion of Robert Person of Clanbrasill in the Countie of Armagh weauer aged 38 yeares or thereabouts taken att Carrickfergu{s} vppon oath the 18th of May 1653
Who saith that he was vppon the begininge of the Rebellyon drawne into Sir William Brownlowes house his landlord for safetie And saith that he was the daie after the Renderinge of the said house to the enemie Goinge towards Lissnegaruie with his wife and 2 Children and other poore English, and on the waie about a Mile from the Lurgan beyond Clanroll, one Owen roe mc Keane now in pryson, and about a duzen more of the Irish mett, this Examinate and the said Companie and stript them and wounded this examinate in the head and left him for dead, butt he did nott hear of anie other of the said stript people that was wounded or kild, att that tyme, and being demaunded, who is yett liueinge of the said parties, saith that Henry Ogle of the Lurgan was one of them, and this examinants wife and others of the english, butt of the Irish partie he knowes none Liueinge butt the said Owen roe who threatened att that tyme to shoote this examinate, and presented his peece against him butt did nott shoote then, nor was it the said Owen that wounded him, butt one Hugh mc Cann as others related that was present when this examinate fell, and further saith nott.
Robert [mark] Person.
Taken before vs
Geo Rawdon
Ja: Traill


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(20) B.
Robert Persons examinacion
against owen roe mc Keane

Deponent Fullname: Robert Person
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Weaver
Deponent County of Residence: Armagh
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: William Brownlowe, Owen roe mc Keane, Henry Ogle, Hugh mc Cann
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel