Examination of William Hamilton

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[http://1641.tcd.ie/deposition.php?depID?=837139r107] accessed Monday 25th of September 2017 05:11 PM

Dublin Core

Date: 1653-05-27
Identifier: 837139r107


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 139r

The Examination of William Hamilton taken before vs the 27th of May 1653
Who saith that Captain John Woll then his Leutenant & Commanding the Garrison of Ardglass in summer 1643 commanded this Examinant with more soldiers then in the sayd Garrison ouer night to rise early in the next morning, to goe into the towne, and there or wher <C> els they could finde any that had no protections, to kill them, where they found four men in seuerall places of the towne and killed them, but what their names were hee knowes not. And saith that they did not finde Ginnicock Sauadge then in towne, nor did they enquire after him And further sayth not
taken by
Roger Lyndon

fol. 139v

27o May 1653
The Examinacion of
Edward Jackson &
William Hamilton prisoners

Deponent Fullname: William Hamilton
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Down
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Woll, Ginnicock Sauadge
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Denounced, Mentioned