Deposition of Crizell Holmsted

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

Date: 1644-01-08
Identifier: 814251r155


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: King's Co
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 251r

May 1643
Grizell Holmsted widow & relict of Israell Holmsted late of Douras in the kings County gent deceased (slaine with Captaine Smith by the Rebells in seruices in this present warr vizt by the Sept of the Molloyes) beeing duly sworne vpon the holy Evangelist deposeth & sayeth that shee in December 1641 hath bin robbed, pillaged, and dispoyled of or otherwise lost by this present Rebellion at Dowras aforesaid all her goodes & personall estates vidz in leases yeeilding 36 li._12 s. sterling <A> Cleere rents per annum for 40 & odd yeares yett to come, worth (att the rate of seaven yeares purchase [ ] 296 li._4 s. sterling [ ] li. 296 li._4 s.
In Catle vidz Cowes, Oxen & horses of English breed 20 head worth 50 li. sterling Corne in the haygard vidz three Reekes & allsoe corne in ground taken away by the Molloyes afforsaid in the harvest 1642 to the value of 40 li. sterling together with her houshold goodes vidz. bedding, linnen, woollen, Brasse, pewter, Iron ware, vessells of woode, plowe Irons and other implements to the value of 25 li. sterling in all her Catle, corne & houshould
goodes comes to 115 li. ster ________________________ 115 li.
The Totall of all her losses amount vnto the full summe of [ ] foure hundred eleven poundes & foure shillings sterling by those of the sept and names of the Moloys whose Christen names shee cannot expresse shee flying away to saue his liffe
Signum [mark] predictæ Grizillæ
Jur viijo Jan: 1643
[ ] of the said County

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she Lyes at Mr Stubbs house in Birterlane

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Kings County
Grisell Holmsted
Jur viijo Jan: 1643

The acceptance

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Deponent Fullname: Grizell Holmsted
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Kings County
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Israell Holmsted, Captaine Smith, * Molloyes
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Victim, Rebel