Examination of Martine Brangan

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
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Identifier: 813085r070


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Kildare
Deposition Type: Examination
Nature of Deposition: Captivity, Words
Commissioners: William Hilton
Deposition Transcription:

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Martine Brangan Late of killcock, yeoman being examined before mee william Hilton one of the Barrons of the exchequer saith
<g:> saith that mr James white of Picherstowne esquire as he remembreth abowt a month since obtayned a pass for the examinat from the Earle of ormond to bring som corne from Picherstowne to dublin to the sayd mr white t And that the examinat going along from with the sayd pass was taken prisoner was by Nicholas walsh [ ] whoe threatned to hang him, and sent him to Rathcoffy where he remayned prisoner vntill the Castle was taken and during his being there saw Mr Nicholas owgan releeve Captayne Gilbert Tallbott Thomas dongan and five brothers <h:> of the walshes with meat and drink and that he hard mr owgan say that there was threeskore pounds of powder in the howse: and that John owgan brought from killkenny eight pounds powder which cost twenty shillings the pound butt from whence the rest of the powder was brought he knoweth not, but butt that oliuer walsh the ffryar brought after the burning of Mynoth a great bag of Powder and a good quantity of mach vnto the Castle of Rathcoffy
Martin Brangan
will: Hilton

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The ex: of Martine Brangan

Deponent Fullname: Martine Brangan
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Yeoman
Deponent County of Residence: Kildare
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: James white, Earle of ormond, Nicholas owgan, Gilbert Tallbott, Thomas dongan, * walsh, John owgan, oliuer walsh
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Confederate, Confederate