Examination of Robert Browne

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[http://1641.tcd.ie/deposition.php?depID?=819287v336] accessed Monday 25th of September 2017 11:08 AM

Dublin Core

Date: 1654-01-30
Identifier: 819287v336


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Wexford
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Commissioners: Edward Withey, Thomas Hart
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 287v

Robert Browne of Knickgangle ffarmer deposeth concerning the said Robert Rossitir
That the said Robert Rossitir did Actually Contribute his person for the Irish against the English & did act & abett the Rebellion by bearing Armes in the Irish service within the first yeare & before 10o No: 42 <s> as a Voluntiere, both at & against the English within the ffort of duncanon about the begining of March 41 & at the fight of Ballebegg in March after The cause of this deponents knowledge is for that hee sawe the said Robert Rossitir at both the said places the tymes aboue said on horse back with sword & a small [ffusie] at duncan{on} & a sword & case of Pistolls at Ballebegg & did also see him charge the English, at the fight there in a Troope of voluntiers, ffurther cannot depose
Robart Browne{e}
Sworne before vs 30o January 1653
Tho Hart
Ed: Withey

Deponent Fullname: Robert Browne
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Farmer
Deponent County of Residence: Wexford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Robert Rossitir
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Confederate