Examination of William Stafford

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

Date: 1653-12-27
Identifier: 819308r360


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 308r

<13> The Examination of William Stafford Gent{leman} taken in the behalfe of the Commonwealth concerninge Cristopher Turner of Waxfor{d} Gentleman desessed
<to the first interro> sath that the said Turner did in the first year{e} of the warr liue in the towne of Waxford aforesaid and then in the Irish Quarters whe{re} <t> the said Turner did Continue till the Lord Croomwell stormed the towne aforesaid where the said Turner was Killed
<to the 2 interro> he Can not depose
<to the 3 interro> he Can not depose
<to the 4>
<to the rest of the interrogatoryes> he can not depose more than that he is Confident that the said Turner did take and subscribe the oath of association in the first yeare of the warr it beinge generally imposed and <u> that the said Cristopher Turner was to the deponants knowledge a Captain in the Towne of Waxford foure yeares befor or thereabout sucsessiuelye before the towne was taken and was soe in the storming of the said Towne at which tyme the said Turner was slaine
William Stafford
Sworne and examened before vs this 27th of december 1653
Tho Hart
John Walker
Mathew Stothard
<Christopher Turnor>

fol. 308v

Deponent Fullname: William Stafford
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Wexford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Cristopher Turner, Lord Croomwell
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Confederate, Mentioned