Deposition of George Morres

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

Date: 1642-03-18
Identifier: 812021r020


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Carlow & Killkenny
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Apostacy, Robbery, Stripping
Commissioners: John Sterne, William Hitchcock
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 21r

George Morres late of Clonmore in the County of Catherlagh sheppard sworne & examined saith That on the xith of November Last one Tirlagh Birne of Killalangford in the County of Catherlagh gent & divers others Rebells, his fosterers Complicees and souldjers whose names he knowes not came to this deponentes howse at Clonmore aforesaid and then and there rebelliously & by force expelled robbed and dispoyled him of his goodes & chattells [ ] of the values following vizt of howshold goodes hay and fuell worth 5 li., the proffitt of a large garden worth 4 li. Butter and cheese in the howse 5 li. x s. beastes and cattle xvj li.: And the sheepe 40 s. & debtes duly owing vnto him by irish Rebells 1 li. 17 s. 6 d.
And the same next day after this deponent flying for safftie to Baltinglasse & intending from thence to goe for Dublin was by Lodowick Panton a rebell & other his souldjers & complicees whose names he knowes not not did robbd by the rebells stripped and deprived of ready mony amounting to x li., Butter worth vj li. xvj s Cheese worth vij li. x s.: 2 boxes of Lynnen clothes worth 40 s. And this deponent had a Mare since stollen from him at Crumljn worth 2 li. 10 s., by the rebells thereabouts: Soe that this deponentes whole losse by reason of this presente rebellion amounteth to threescore & twoe powndes xvj s. 6 d. ster: And this deponent hath heard that Timothie Peate of Knocatowcoyle in the County of Wickloe gent Mr Graves of ffair wood park gent & John Gerard of Carnow fforgman are gone from the protestant Church to Masse, and is assured they tarry still amongst the Rebells in those parts
signum predicti [mark] Geo: Morres
Jur 18 Marcij 1641
William Hitchcocke
John Sterne

fol. 21v

Catherloge 21 O
Geo: Morres Jur 18o Marcy
Cert Intw
17 No



Deponent Fullname: George Morres
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Sheepherd
Deponent County of Residence: Carlow
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Tirlagh Birne, Lodowick Panton
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel