Examination of Connor Mallone

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

Date: 1654-02-14
Identifier: 816328v214


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Meath
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Killing, Infanticide
Commissioners: Jocelin Usher, William Cadogan
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 328v

The examinacion of Connor Mallone of Castle Jordan Cottyer taken the 14o day February 1653
The said Connor Mallone beeing duly sworne & examined deposeth that about some seaven yeares agoe, one Elyn ni Gilwey <A> then living at Castle Jordan, & vnmarried, had a child by one Tirlogh รด Doran, which child was found dead in a dunghill & taken vp by a dogg, & he further deposeth that the said woeman was burnt at knockinagooly for the murder of the said child, & that the said Elyn was brought to knockinagoly aforesaid by the Inhabitants of Castle Jordan vpon the orders & directions of Capt George Cusacke, who then was Governor of Tecroghan the reason reste of this examinates knowledge beeing for that he was present when she the said Elyn was carried to knocknagooly, & burnt but denyeth that Bryen Colgan the prisner, had noe any other hand in that execution, but as the rest of the Country beeing as a spectator & further sayth not.
Connor [mark] Mallone his marke.
Taken by vs
William Cadogan
Jocelin Vsher

The examjnacion of Owen Magwyre James Mullree William Troy Connor Malone against Brian Collgan

Deponent Fullname: Connor Mallone
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Cottier
Deponent County of Residence: Meath
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Elyn ni Gilwey, Tirlogh , George Cusacke, Bryen Colgan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned