Deposition of Thomas Corker

Collection: Bysse Depositions

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
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Date: 1642-08-28
Identifier: 820100r077


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Waterford
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Lost By Debts
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Thomas Elwell
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 100r

Thomas Carter late in Danmoone in the parish of Killotormoy in the barony of Cosemore & Cosbridy & within the County of Waterford gentleman (a brittish protestant) duely sworne and examined by vertue of &c deposeth & saith That on or aboute shrouetide last & since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed & forceably dispoiled of his goods & Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vizt value of 148 li., part consisting of
Of Cowes oxe n heffers yeerlinges mares hoses & sheepe at Danmoone aforesaid to the value of foure score & foureteene pounds Of hay & corne to the value of twenty pounds The deponent saith that he was expelled & driuen away from his said farme where he left in Corne in ground which he conceaues to be lost the value of fiftie pounds He further saith that by meanes of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost the benefitt of his farme parte of the lands of Talloe wherin he is damnified foure score & ten pounds Of another farme at Ballyrin in the said County wherin he hath a lease of seaven yeeres ye e tt to come woorth to this deponent aboue the land lords rent three pounds per annum likewise of another lease of two & twenty yeeres yeett to come of certeine Tenements in Talloe aforesaid woorth to this deponent aboue the rent that he payed for the same three pounds per annum which lease he valueth to be woorth one & twenty pounds & conceaues himselfe damnified soe much Of the lease of another

fol. 100v

Tenement in Talloe aforesaid haueing a Tearme therin for seaven yeeres yeett to come woorth to this deponent de Claro fortie shillings per annum wherin he is damnified fiue pounds Of debts amounting to the sume of fiue & thirtie eighteene pounds due <B> from the vndernamed persons vizt John o Giry late of Talloe aforesaid brogemaker Richard Carter of Talloe aforesaid But in regard the said Giry is supposed to be out in rebellion & the said Richard Carter is dissenabled by meanes of this rebellion Therefore this deponent canot gett satisfaction from them The totall of his losses amounts to three hundred & eight eight pounds besides the losse of his freehould estate woorth Coibus anis 40 li. per annum which he leaues to Consideration The deponent saith that John ffitz Gerrald of ffarnane in the said County gentleman & his servants tooke away this Deponents said Cattle aboute shroue munday last as he is credibly informed & further he deposeth not
Tho: Carter
Jurat coram nobis
28o Augusti 1642
Phil: Bisse
Thomas Ellwell

The examination of
Thomas Carter

[The examinacion of]
[Tho: Hayes]

Deponent Fullname: Thomas Carter
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Waterford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John o Giry, Richard Carter, John ffitz Gerrald
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Debtor, Rebel