Deposition of Thomas Whitell ex parte Thomas Newcomen

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

Date: 1642-03-02
Identifier: 809301r188


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Dublin
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Commissioners: John Watson, William Aldrich
Deposition Transcription:

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Thomas Whitell late of Killeneny in the Countie of Dublin gent sworne and examined saith that he is well assured that his Master Sir Thomas Newcomen Barronet since this present rebellion began hath bine robbed expelled dispoiled and otherwise Lost by the rebells of this Kingedome in Cattle sheepe rents and proffits of Lands and other goods within the said Kingedome to the valewe of three thowsand & twoe hundreth Pownds at the Least as he verely believeth And further saieth that the rebells that robbed his said Master (or at least soe many as he can name) at Kilmullen are these that followe vizt Edmond Birne of Teneparke <A> Cahir mc Arte of Ballyronan, Doole mcDonnogh of the Ballyboys and Anthony mc Donnogh of the same all lately dwellinge in the Countie of Wickloe, Thomas gentlemen one of the sonn s of mr Scurlock of Rathcredan styled a captaine and Charles Hethrington of Rathcoole in the Countie of Dublin & others to the number of 140 persons at his Lands & of his goodes at Killeneny
Tho: whettell
Jur 2o Marcij 1641
Joh Watson:
William Aldrich


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Deponent Fullname: Thomas Newcomen
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Baronet
Deponent County of Residence: Dublin
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Thomas Whitell, Edmond Birne, Cahir mc Arte, Doole mcDonnogh, Anthony mc Donnogh, Charles Hethrington, Thomas Scurlock
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Proxy, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel