Examination of Edward Jackson

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

Date: 1653-05-27
Identifier: 837139r106


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Down
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing
Commissioners: Roger Lyndon
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 139r

The further Examination of the said Edward Jackson
And the said Edward Jackson being demaunded,whether hee was any of those that murdered Patterick Lenan, Thomas Rotcher, Patterick mc Lee, and Richard mc Dyhen, hee saith <B> that hee this Examinet with sundry of the soldiers of the Garrison of Ardglass were commanded by Captaine John Woll then their Leutenant, vpon paine of death (early in the morning) to goe into the towne and kill the said four persons and that none of them should escape vpon paine of death, wherevpon this Examinet and the soldiers went and killed the sayd four persons And further saith not/.
taken by
Roger Lyndon

Deponent Fullname: Edward Jackson
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Down
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Patterick Lenan, Thomas Rotcher, Patterick mc Lee, Richard mc Dyhen, John Woll
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Victim, Victim, Victim, Denounced