Deposition of John Benfeild and Edward Benfeild

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[] accessed Tuesday 26th of September 2017 10:46 AM

Dublin Core

Date: 1642-05-25
Identifier: 810155v205


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Dublin
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Commissioners: John Watson
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 155v

John Benfeild & Edward Benfeild of the Barony of Raggin, in the Queens Countie, Neare Mountmellick gentlemen: Made faith this day before vs, That to their knowledge, The abovenamed Captain Thomas Harley of Dublin Esquire: hath sustayned such Losse & damage, by means of the the Rebellion of all the severall parsells of Tymber, & matterialls belonging & vseffull for ordynance, which was taken & caried away by the abovesaid Rebells, from Mountmellicke in the Queenes Countie, As alsoe the Losse hee hath sustayned by being depri{v}ed & dispoyled of his farme at Crumlin as abovesaid, neare Dublin, All which according as is abovementioned & Exp{r}essed They which wee Doe Depose the same to be true &c:
The marke of John [mark] Benfeild
Jurat per John Benfeild May 25. 1642.
Joh Watson:

Deponent Fullname: John Benfeild, Edward Benfeild
Deponent Gender: Male, Male
Deponent County of Residence: Monaghan,
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Thomas Harley
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim