Deposition of Sage Smarte

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1643-02-15
Identifier: 822119r103


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 119r

Sage Smarte the Relict of Robert Smarte deceased late of the Towne and parish of lyscarrull in the barony Orrery and Kilmore and within the County of Corke widdowe (a brit tish protestant) being duely sw o rn e and examined before vs by vertue of a Comission vnder the broade seale of this Kingdome (beareing date the 5th day of March 1641) concerneing the robberies and spoiles since this rebellion comitted vpon the brittish and protestants within the province of Munster &c. deposeth and saith. That vpon the 25th day of december 1641 the deponent lost was robbed and forceably dispoiled of her goods and Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vzt worth 50 li. 15 s. part consisting in debt due from
Of cowes heiffers horses and mares & swine to the value of foure and fortie pounds fifteene shillinges. Of houshould=stuffe to the of fortie shillinges. Of debts amounting to the sume of foure pounds or therabouts due from the vndernamed persons namely Rich: Stokes Thomas S edgweeckes Teig mc Carty of Cnokelongard in the said County gentleman. And although she accounted the same goods debts before the begining of this rebellion yeett in regard the said Teige mc Carty of Cnockelongare gent as nowe in open and actuall rebellion & t h e rest vtterly dissenabled by meanes thereof, therefore this deponent is not likely to gett satisfaction from them The totall of her losses amounts to fiftie pounds fifteene shillinges. The de= & further she deposeth not
Sage [mark] Smartes
Jurat coram nobis 15o
ffeb: 1642
Phil: Bisse Tho: Bettesworth

fol. 119v


Sage Smartes examination
C 574



Deponent Fullname: Sage Smarte
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Robert Smarte, Rich: Stokes, Thomas Sedgweeckes, Teig mc Carty
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor