Deposition of Thomas Mc Donnell

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

Date: 1653-05-03
Identifier: 837119v083


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Down
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Captivity, Killing, Robbery
Commissioners: Ja Traill
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 119v

<C> The Examination of Thomas Mc Donnell of Ballybrenagh in Lecall taken the 3d May 1653
Who being as he sayeth about eight and twenty yeeres of age: Sayeth he was one of ten that were commanded out vpon a party by phelemy Mc Toole Vnder one Serjeant Sauuadge That he knowes not where that order is nor whither itt was giuen in writt or no: He further sayeth that the sayd Sauage killed the Sarjeant Gettinbee And that the ground of his knowledge is because he saw the sayd Sauuadge shoot off his pistoll And he further sayeth that there was not any other fyre weapon in the company but that pistoll which Sauuage had That he this examinant had his share of the money for the ransom but he doeth not remember well how much itt was but he thinks itt was about fourty shill:
Thoms Mc Donnell [mark] his marke
Taken by me
Ja: Traill

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fol. 120v

Examination of (88)
ch: Bryan mc elhenny
Thomas Mc Donnell

Deponent Fullname: Thomas Mc Donnell
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Down
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: phelemy Mc Toole, Serjeant Sauuadge, Sarjeant Gettinbee
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Denounced, Victim