Deposition of Jane Tetlow

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

Date: 1645-08-20
Identifier: 812248r211


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Carlow & Killkenny
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Death, Robbery, Stripping
Commissioners: Henry Brereton, Henry Jones
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 248r

<Jane the> wife of John Tetlowe of Ballibrassile in the Countie of Kilkenny gent sworne & examined deposeth and saith That in the begining of the present Rebellion This deponent at the place aforesaid & in other placs thereabouts was forcibly deprived robbed or otherwise dispoiled of his goodes chattells & meanes Consisting of Cattle sheepe horses Mares geldinges corne & debts whereby and by his other losses by meanes of the presente Rebellion hee is dampnified one hundred & thirtie powndes ster But whoe the Rebells were that soe robbed or spoyled him he cannott tell, Only saith that one Richard Strang then of Dunkitt in the same County Esquire since deceased by colour of the said Rebellion & of some smalle rent which this deponent was at a da to pay but was not due vnto him distrayned or seazed vpon the greatest part of his the deponentes goodes which were worth nere 100 li., (the rent being xxv li.) & all those goodes the said Richard Strang tooke sold or disposed of at his pleasure: But as to any murthers or crue killing of the protestantes this deponent sawe none at all (shee for saffty with her wife husband and children fleeing for succor & saffty to Carrickmagriffin the lord Marquesse of Ormonds house in the very begining of the troubles). But hath heard of seuerall wicked cruelties which the Irish exercised against the English by generally robbing and stripping of them Soe that many of them of cold and want perished & died in the highe wayes
<Jur [Dr} J Mr B>
John Tetlowe
Jane Tetlow
Jurat xxo Augusti 1646

fol. 248v

Jane Tetlow Jur
20 Augusti 1645


Deponent Fullname: Jane Tetlowe
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Wife
Deponent County of Residence: Kilkenny
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Richard Strang, * Ormond, John Tetlowe
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Mentioned, Mentioned