Examination of John Lamraghton

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

Date: 1653-03-18
Identifier: 838080r151


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Antrim
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Arson, Assault, Multiple Killing, Stripping
Commissioners: Richard Brasier, Thomas Coote
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 80r


The Examinacion of John Lamraghton of Carnglass in the parish of Ballyreshane & County of Antrim yeoman taken before vs the 18 day of March 1652
<58:> Who being duely sworne & examined saith That the night after the English & Scotch were killed at Garvagh in December 1641 Rory Duffe McCormacke & some others of whom he was Cheife leader to the number of about thirty or forty armed with long pikes sett <C> vpon the Brittish at Gortecavan in the parish of Dunboe & County of Londonderry & stripped & wounded & mangled this Examinante & sett his neighbours John Hilhouse house on fire & killed himselfe & one William Tannohill & wounded & mangled his wife And further he saith not

Tho: Coote
Rich: Brasier Major


Deponent Fullname: John Lamraghton
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Yeoman
Deponent County of Residence: Antrim
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Rory Duffe McCormacke, John Hilhouse, William Tannohill
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Victim, Victim