Examination of Nickolas Stafford

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

Date: 1653-12-29
Identifier: 819301r352


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Wexford
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Confederacy
Commissioners: John Walker, Mathew Stothard, Thomas Hart
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 301r

The Examinacion of Nickolas Stafford Esquire taken the on the behalfe of the Comon [ ] wealth concerninge the aforesaid ffrances Talbot and Walter talbot
<to the 1st interro> this deponent sath that the said ffrances and Walter did liue in the first yeare of the warr and since in the towne of Waxford beinge the Irish quarters and sath that the said partyes might haue remoued them <z> selues into the Englsih Quarters as others did out of the said towne of Waxford and that the said ffrancis liued and dyed a protestan{t} and that the said Walter was and is a papist
<to the 2 interro> he can no depose
<to the 3 interro> and this deponent sath that the said [ Tal ] ffrancis dyed about two yeares after the warr begane and the said Walter suruiued and <a> paid Contrebution to the maintainance of the Irish forces as this deponent verelye beleiueth
<to the rest of the interrogetoryes> he can not depose
Nic Stafford
Sworne and examened
before vs this 29th of december 1653
Tho Hart
John Walker
Mathew Stothard

fol. 301v

Deponent Fullname: Nickolas Stafford
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Esquire
Deponent County of Residence: Wexford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: ffrances Talbot, Walter Talbot
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Confederate