Examination of Melcher Stafford

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

Date: 1654-01-11
Identifier: 819310r362


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Wexford
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Commissioners: John Walker, Thomas Hart
Deposition Transcription:

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Melcher Stafford of Wexford gentleman being sworne & examined touching the aforesaid Christopher Turner
Saith That the said Christopher Turner lived in the towne of Wexford Anno 41 & all the tyme of the Rebellion till hee dyed being the Irish quarters, & saith That the said Christofer was a Captain of the trayned bands raised & formed <a> after the Rebellion with & by the Inhabitants of the said towne, & ledd a Company the first yeare of the warrs & seuerall yeares after till hee was killed or drowned in the said towne which was about the tyme the Lord Cromwell stormed the said tow towne, ffurther cannot depose
Melcher Stafford
Sworne before 11o January 1653
Tho Hart
John Walker

Deponent Fullname: Melcher Stafford
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Wexford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Christopher Turner
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Confederate