Deposition of Edmund Michell

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-10-22
Identifier: 825097r087


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 97r

Edmund Michell late of Cloine รด Mericke in the parish of Kenneagh barony of Carbry in the Countie of Corke shoemaker a brittish protestant duly sworne & examined before vs by vertue of &c deposeth & saith that in or about January last past & since the beginning of this rebellion in Ireland he lost, was robbed, & forcibly dispoiled of his goods & Chattles to the severall value folloing viz worth 53 li. 5 s.
Seaventeene Cowes & heyfers ---------------------------------22 li.
Corne & hey ------------------------------------------------------ 5 li.
Houshold stuffe & other goods -------------------------------- 2 li.
Likewise he saith that he dispoiled of
his house & farme whereof he had two
yeares to come worth vj li. a yeare aboue
his rent which he
referreth valueth to consideracion -------[ ] li.
Also, another lease of a house in Castletown 20 s. per annum aboue the rent
referred to consideracion for 13 yeeres wherin he is damnified fiue pounds
Of debtes which he accompted good debtes amounting to the value of ten pounds & five shillings But now are become desperate by reason the debters are impouerished protestants by the meanes of this rebellion
[ ] in Mohowne of Kynreth in the said County and one of them is in actuall rebellion as this deponent is informed wherefore this deponent cannot get any satisfaction of his iust debtes the totall amonts to fiftie three pounds fiue shillings
Edmund [mark] Michells
Jurat coram nobis
22o 8bris 1642
Phil: Bisse
Ro: southwell

fol. 97v

Edmond Michells examinacion

Deponent Fullname: Edmund Michell
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Shoemaker
Deponent County of Residence: Cork