Gilduff O Cahin and others to William Fullerton

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

Identifier: 837153r119


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

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Wee haue newes to Comfort yow withall That Mr Stewart and Churches forces are all killed, who with noe other forces but our owne and Mr Steuart himself wounded Ther{fo}r wee desire yow to g{ive} vp the Castle vnto vs and as wee haue a soule to saue wee will Conduct yow with a good Convoy for Coulraine or Inver and it is best for yow to <A> giue it vp vnto vs Rather then the Army of Tirowne [ ] that is o Coming about yow that [ ] will giue yow noe quarter And if this yow will not beleeue vs wee will send yow Capten mc Phedrish his head Togither withe {he}ads of fiue or six Captens More befor the Morrow at might and as I beleeue you haue inteligence your selues alredy Sirs it is best for y{ow} to take this Counsell for other wise beleeue vs that yow will Repent it and if yow put vs to that payn{e}{to} send downe for t h e a peece of ordinance bee sur{e} of noe quarter take this Counsell in tym Soe wee expect your present answer {&} soe wee rest
Gillduff o cahin
Henry mc Henry
Torlagh o [Quin?]
Post yow desired vs not to trouble yow any more but wee will trouble yow with this newes, which I am Sure their is 1000 men with 15 Cullers lost on your syd and not a man in ours

Deponent Fullname: Gillduff o cahin, Henry mc Henry, Torlagh o [Quin]
Deponent Gender: Male, Male, Male
Deponent County of Residence: Unknown,
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Mr Stewart, Capten mc Phedrish
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Victim