Examination of Andrew Gyraght

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

Date: 1652-02-02
Identifier: 810357r364A


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Dublin
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Assault, Multiple Killing
Commissioners: James Donelan, Thomas Hooke
Deposition Transcription:

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The examjnacion of Andrew Gyraght of Barbistowne in the County of Dublin ffarmer aged forty yeares or thereabouts taken the second of ffebruary 1652 before vs, by order of the high Court of Justice
Who beeing duely sworne and examjned deposeth and saith That in Ju or about July 1650 hee was at Barbistowne when and sawe when Tady Elllis and Patricke Keregan and Richard Strong and Robert Boylan and one Smith and other Tories passed thorough the said towne of Barbistowne after they came from the towne of the ffurrowes where (hee heard) the said Tories had killed a Capten Blundell, a son of Justice Donellans and others hee saith and that they had wounded Justice Donellan, hee saith that hee did know Tady Ellis and Patricke Keregan but did not know the rest his cause of knowledge is that they had formerly taken away his this examjnants garrans, Hee saith that hee did see the said goe from the ffurrowes to Swordes with the Corpes of those that were killed as aforesaid where they were buried And further cannott depose,
Andrew [mark] Gyraghs
Ja Donelan Tho: Hooke
acknowledged Recognizance of 100 li. to appere

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The examjnacion of
{Andrew Gyr}aght of

Deponent Fullname: Andrew Gyraght
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Farmer
Deponent County of Residence: Dublin
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Tady Elllis, Patricke Keregan, Richard Strong, Robert Boylan, Capten Blundell, Justice Donellan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Victim, Victim