Deposition of George Bentley

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

Date: 1643-09-06
Identifier: 811164r119


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Wicklow
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Commissioners: Edward Piggott, Henry Brereton
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 164r

George Bentley late of Miltowne in the County of Wickloe gent sworne & examined sayth That since the begining of the present Rebellion and by meanes thereof Hee hath been and is deprived robbed and dispoyled of the possession Rentes and proffittes of his seuerall farmes within the seuerall Countys of Wickloe and dublin and of his Stock of Cattle beastes horses Corne hay sheepe howshold goodes Arreres of Rentes & other thinges of the value & to his losse of twoe thowsand twoe hundred powndes ster, Besides fiue hundred powndes <2700 li.> iust debtes which this deponent cannott receive but is in danger to be all or some part lost in respect of the present Rebellion And further sayth That the names of the parties Rebells that robbd and dispoyled him of a great part of his goodes and meanes were (as this deponent verely beleeveth and was credibly informed by J o George Story his Agent) theis hereafter named vizt James Birne <A> of Tinmullin in the County of Wickloe gentleman William mc Daniell of Balliffe gen Brian Birne of Balliduff Teige mc Dowlin of Clorigh Garrott Birne of Ballinekill walter Birne of Garrinegallan Teige mc Brian of Coronroe Jonnis Goodman of Coronroe & Cahir Birne of Larighe all of the said Countie of wickloe
Geo: Bentley
Jur vjo Sept 1643
Edw Pigott
Hen: Brereton

fol. 164v


James Bentley Jur
6 Sept 1643

Deponent Fullname: George Bentley
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Wicklow
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: George Story, James Birne, Teige mc Dowlin, William mc Daniell, Brian Birne, Garrott Birne, walter Birne, Teige mc Brian, Jonnis Goodman, Cahir Birne
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Witness, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel