Deposition of William Sellach

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-09-22
Identifier: 823129r123


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Arson, Robbery, Lost By Debt
Commissioners: Philip Bisse
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 129r

William Sellach late of Gagin in the parish of Kallymoody barony of Kynelmeky and within the County of Corke Tanner (a brittish protestant) duely sworne and examined by vertue of &c deposeth & saith That on or aboute Candlemas last & since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed and forceably dispoyled of his goods and Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vizt
Of Cowes and horses to the value of Twenty pounds Of hides tanned and linned to the value of fiftie pounds The deponent saith that by meanes of this presente rebellion in Ireland he is dispossessed of a lease of houses & lands at Gagin aforesaid wherin he hath a Tearme of eleaven yeers yeett to come woorth to this deponent ten pounds per annum wherin which lease he is damnified (his dwelling house & other out houses being burnt to the ground by the rebells) the sume of three score pounds Of debts amounting to the sume of three score & eighteene pounds due from the vndernamed persons vizt John Stevens 22 li. John Sherwill the elder John Sherwill the younger Henry Galley James Pace John mc Cnogher John o Crowley William nugent But in regard the said John Stevens John Sherwill thelder John Sherwill the younger Henry Galley James Pace are protestants vtterly dissenabled by meanes of this rebellion therefore this deponent cannot gett satisfaction from them The totall of his

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losses amounts to two hundred & eight pounds he was robbed by the rebells their names he knoweth not & further he canot depose
William Sellach
Jurat coram nobis
22o 7bris 1642
Phil: Bisse

The examination
of William Sellach

Deponent Fullname: William Sellach
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Tanner
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Stevens, John the elder Sherwill, John the younger Sherwill, Henry Galley, James Pace, John mc Cnogher, John o Crowley, William nugent
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor, Debtor