Examination of John Johnstone

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[http://1641.tcd.ie/deposition.php?depID?=837150r117] accessed Monday 25th of September 2017 12:07 PM

Dublin Core

Date: 1653-05-07
Identifier: 837150r117


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Down
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Killing
Commissioners: George Blundell, Ja Traill
Deposition Transcription:

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The Examination of John Johnstone of Lecale aged about fourty yeeres taken the 7th May 1653
Who being sworne sayeth that in the second yeere of the Rebellion he was dwelling in Ardglasse and there he heard that in Cormicke Mc gueere <A> who had been out beyond the strand of Dundrum, was killed in Ardglasse And that he heard that Thomas Dixon and Raph Read and Cornet Johnstoune but by which of (were att the killing of the sayd Mc gueere, But by which of the foresayd three he was killed This examinat sayeth he knoweth not nor did he heare And further he sayeth not
John Johnstone [mark] his marke
G Blundell
Ja: Traill

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The Examination of
John Johnstone
Thomas Dixon
Cornet Johnstoune
Ralph Read

Deponent Fullname: John Johnstone
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Down
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Cormicke Mc gueere, Thomas Dixon, Raph Read, Cornet Johnstoune
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Denounced, Denounced, Denounced