Deposition of John Porter

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

Date: 1653-01-10
Identifier: 837044r024


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Down
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Captivity, Multiple Killing
Deposition Transcription:

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[ ] John Porter 3930
Bryan mc Gilcrany tooke prisonner Thomas In<A>gram Trooper about march 1642 1643 & he was carried prissonner over the Ban & hanged
more after 3 of Captain michells men were murderd nere Glanauy & mc Gilcrany was there Any murphan liues about Kilkory can wittnes
Hugh wylde Taylor aged 60 was left [ ] <B> working in Jo: porters house in mony cromogy at the begining of the Rebellion & as this Informant saies heard Patr: oge o Hullan Cullo mc Knocker & Art o Hullan preist came to the House & kild the said wyld & one Edw more at the next house a Tailor also and this examinante Returning found the said wilde kild at the dore with about a dossen woundes & his guttes hanging out the Ed more was runne through the body. the said Edw more wyfe is yet liuing, Ant Bunting knowes where shee liues & Kat Gryme was present & lives yet
[ ] Richardson
<Hugh wild Edw more slaine Patt: oge o Hullan Cullo mc Knocker Art o Hullan the murderers>

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[ ] 3931

Jan 10 1652
Jo: porters Informacion
Patt oge o Hullan
Cullo mc Knocker
Art o Hullan
Brian mc Gilcrany


Deponent Fullname: John Porter
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Unknown
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Bryan mc Gilcrany, Patr: oge o Hullan, Cullo mc Knocker, Art o Hullan, Thomas Ingram, Hugh wylde, Edw more, Any murphan, Captain michell, Ant Bunting, Kat Gryme, [ ] Richardson
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Victim, Victim, Victim, Witness, Mentioned, Mentioned, Witness, Witness