Amy Standish

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-05-31
Identifier: 822042r040


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Lost By Debts
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Richard Williamson, Thomas Bettesworth
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 42r

Amy Standish of the Towne & parish of Moalloe within the County of Corke widdowe (a brittish protestant) duely sworne & examined &c deposeth & saith. That on or aboute the eleaventh of ffebruary last & since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost & hath beene robbed & forceably dispoiled of her goods & Chattles & chattells to the value of 79 li.- 7 s.
Of Cowes at Moalloe aforesaid to the value of six pounds sterling. Of houshouldstuffe to the value of eight pounds sterling. she saith she is damnified by the losse of two house s burnt at Moalloe aforesaid by the rebells to the value of three score pounds. Of her debts which shee accounted goode debts before the begining of this rebellion due vpon John mc Teige Duffe of he Abbey of ffeale in the County of Kierynowe in rebellion the summe of fiue pounds seaven shillings sterling. The totall of her losses amounts to three score & nynteene pounds seaven shillings. she lastly saith that two Cowes of hers was <A> taken away by Cahir รด Callaghan & the rest of her losses she susteined by meanes of the lord of Mountgarets army when they layed in siedge to at the Towne of Moalloe aforesaid.
Amy [mark] Standish
her marke
Jurat coram nobis
vltimo Maij 1642
Tho: Bettesworth
Phil: Bisse
Ric: Williamson

fol. 42v


The examination of
Amy Standish widdow


Deponent Fullname: Amy Standish
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John mc Teige Duffe, Cahir , lord of Mountgaret
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Rebel, Rebel