Examination of James Grant re William Esmond

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[http://1641.tcd.ie/deposition.php?depID?=818205v173] accessed Monday 25th of September 2017 03:12 PM

Dublin Core

Date: 1654-01-06
Identifier: 818205v173


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Wexford
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Commissioners: John Walker, Mathew Stothard, Thomas Hart
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 205v

James Grant of Maglas being sworne & examined concerning the aforesaid William Esmond saith
That hee this examinant was a soldier vnder Capt Tho Rossiter against the fort of duncannon from Twelfe daie 41 where hee Contynued till a weeke befor Easter following, In which tyme hee sawe the said William Esmond, with horse & Armes & his ser two seruants Tho: Graye & Rich: Esmond in Armes also & marching in the said Rossiters Company, & saith that about the begining of March 41 the English of the ffort sallyed forth & the Irish forces & they skirmished one against with the other & the said William Esmond on his horse did then engage with the Irish against the English
James [mark] Grant
Sworne before vs 6o Jan 1653
Tho Hart
mathew Stothard
John walker

Deponent Fullname: James Grant
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Soldier
Deponent County of Residence: Wexford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: William Esmond, Tho [Rossiter], Tho: Graye, Rich: Esmond
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel