Examination of William Stafford

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

Date: 1654-02-08
Identifier: 819260v302


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Wexford
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Confederacy
Commissioners: Ambrose Andrews, Thomas Hart
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 260v

William Stafford of Tamon gent being duely sworne & examined Concerning the within said Patr Roach deposeth that the said Patr (to the best of his remembrance) was & acted as a member of the County Councell in the first yeare of the warre being appointed thereunto by and on the behalfe of the Comoners of Bargie, & further saith that the said Patricke was in or about the yeares 1644 & thence forward one of the Comissioners of the Armie for raysing monyes for maintenance <g> of the Irish forces then in Armes against the english The deponents cause of knowledge is for that the deponent was Clearke of the County Councell & sometymes Clearke to & othertimes a Comissioner of the Armie himselfe acting with others, & further cannot depose
William Stafford
Sworne before vs the
8th of ffebruary 1653
Tho Hart
Am Andrewes

Deponent Fullname: William Stafford
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Wexford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Patricke Roach
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Confederate