Deposition of Richard Byrne ex parte Thomas Newcomen

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

Date: 1642-03-02
Identifier: 809302r189


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 302r

Richard Byrne of Kilcantroe in the County of Wickloe sheppard yeoman sworne & examined deposeth & sayth That within the time of this present rebellion vizt since the xxiijth day of October now last past & this tyme Sir Tho: Newcomen Barronet this deponents Master was and hath beene robbed & dispoyled by the rebells of a greate number of beasts Cattle & sheepe and & debts within the Countys of Wickloe & Dublin amounting worth at the least to three thowsand twoe hundreth pounds ster. But cannot <A> particulerize his other losses by the rebells But & knows none of the Rebells that robbed him save Edmund Birne a Comander of them
signum [mark] predicti Ricardi Birne
Jur 2o Marcij 1641
William Aldrich
Joh Watson


fol. 302v

Com Dublin 0
Sir Tho: Newcomen
Richard Byrne
Tho: Whittle 2o
Marcij 1641
Intw In oct Nov & dec


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Deponent Fullname: Tho: Newcomen
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Baronet
Deponent County of Residence: Wicklow
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Richard Byrne, Edmund Birne
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Proxy, Rebel