Examination of Connor Magiver

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

Date: 1654-03-14
Identifier: 816338r222


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Meath
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Killing
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 338r

The Examinacion of Connor Magiver of Cookstowne in the County of Meath Cottier aged 30 yeares or thereaboutes being duely sworne & Examined before vs at Trym this 14th of March 1653 being Justices of peace concerning murther & masacres in Meath &c.
By vertue of his Oath, the Deponent saith, That hee heard it reported by one Captaine Hugh รด <A> Rely de ceased That Cohonaght o Gowen now prisoner in Trym, did kill an English woman the wife of John Hovy of Crumlin in the County of Cavan the first winter of the Warrs, some where neere Drohedah; & for ought this Examinant knoweth, the said wife of John Hovy is still st Living. And further hee knoweth not.
Connor [mark] Guiers marke

Deponent Fullname: Connor Magiver
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Cottier
Deponent County of Residence: Meath
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Hugh , Cohonaght o Gowen, John Hovy
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Mentioned