Deposition of Anne Williams

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-09-24
Identifier: 824201r182


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Lost By Debts
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Thomas Graye
Deposition Transcription:

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Anne Williams (wife to Robert Williams Late of the Larragh in the parish of Kilbrogan, & barony of Kinalmeetra & county of Corke butcher) a brittish protestant duly sworne & examined before vs by vertue &c. Deposeth & sayth that about the begi ning first of ffebr Last & since the begining of this present rebellion her said husband lost, was robbed & forceably dispoyled of his goods & chattells to the seuerall values following vizt worth 121 li. part consisting in a debt due from
Of one horse to the value of three pownds, Of houshold goods to the value of forty shillings. Of the benefit of a lease in the Larragh aforesaid, hauing a tearme of twenty foure yeare to come worth coibus anis aboue the Landlords rent fowr pownds per annum, in which she conceius her husband damnifyed in the value of two & thirty pownd s . The totall of the losses amounts to the value of thirty seauen [ fowr score ?] pownds sterling: she sayth she was robed by the rebbells whose name she knoweth not & further s he cannot depose. Of debts due from Robert John mc William o Herly of Muskry in the said County gentleman nowe in rebellion the sume of foure foure pounds. The totall amounts to one hundred twenty one pounds.

Anne [mark] Williams marke
Jurat coram nobis 24o September 1642
Tho: Grayes Dec:
Phil: Bisse

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Ann Williams Examination

Deponent Fullname: Anne Williams
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Butcher
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Robert John mc William o Herly, Robert Williams
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Mentioned