Deposition of Matthew Forster

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

Date: 1642-03-29
Identifier: 813363r274


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Kildare
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Assault, Robbery, Words
Commissioners: John Sterne, John Watson
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 363r

Matthew fforster of Killcocke minister of the same Parish; and in the Barroney of Ickeattey and Oughtar Iny in the County of Killdare, Brittish protestant, beeing duely sworne Deposeth that hee was robd of and lost in Cattle about the 6th of December last, by the meanes or by the hands of the lord of ffingals Tennants dwelling vnder him att Knockmarke and by the Meanes of <A> Edward Hussey of Mullhussey his Tennants to the value of fouerscore pounds st.
Item hee deposeth that hee lost in Leases for the yeeres vnexpird the summe of 24 pounds sterling per annum for this present and shall loose the proffits to come vntell Peace bee settled,
Item hee Deposeth, that hee lost in Cornne and Malte, by the Rebell Meanes of the rebells Christopher Boyes of Dollanstowne in the Countey of Meath, and by the Meanes of Morris Eustace of CastellMartins Tennants, and in Houshold Stuffe to the value of Sixscore pounds sterling.
Item A nd that hee hath lost in Debts by the meanes of Matthew Naingle <B> of Ballisax gent and Morris ffitz Gerrald of Scourlockstowne gent both in the Countey of Killdare the summe of ffortey pounds [ ] st. And also that his spirituall Benefices amounting to sixscore pounds per annum are detained from him & he expelled from the same by the rebells And further is like to loose the proffits <thereof till a peace be setled> Deposeth, that as hee his informed by his Servants, that the said Rebells, did not onely vse violence to them by beateing of them but likewise said that they would not spare neyther the Goods of a Minister or of an Einglish man soe farr as there power could extend
In toto: 384 li.>
Matthew fforster
Jur 29o marcij 1642
John Sterne Joh Watson


fol. 363v

Kildare 0
Mathew ffoster Clark
Jur 29 Marcij 1642
Cert fact Intr
6o decem:


Deponent Fullname: Matthew fforster
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Kildare
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: lord of ffingal, Edward Hussey, Christopher Boyes, Morris Eustace, Matthew Naingle, Morris ffitz Gerrald
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Mentioned, Rebel, Mentioned, Debtor, Debtor