Deposition of Richard Greene

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

Date: 1642-02-19
Identifier: 818066r091


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Wexford
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Commissioners: Henry Jones, John Sterne
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 66r

Richard Greene late of Clansharugh in the County of Wexford gentleman sworne & examined deposeth & saith That by meanes of this present Rebellion hee is expelled deprived or otherwise lost the seuerall particulers of goodes hereafter mencioned and expressed (vizt.)
<1> The said Richard Greene hath lost & beene dispoyled of a stocke of Sheepe horses and other Cattle to the value of One hundred Threescore & seaventeene poundes or thereabouts, All which stocke about betwixt the xxiijth of November & xxvth of december last were driven & taken away from offe the Land of Dungannon & neere the fforte there, by Dermot mac Dowlin of<A.> in the said County, gent the grand Rebell in those parts, and by Esmond gent eldest sonne of William Esmond of Jonstowne Esquire & by Michaell Laffan of Kilclogan both in the same County gent (Except only 13 head which the said Rich: Greene kyld & salted vp, remayning nowe in Waterford)
<2> And hath also lost in houshold goodes, and Haye, which hee was constreyned to leave behinde him & to flye from for safeguard of his life, with the wasting & spoyling of his goodes & provisions & charges in removing his ffamily, to the somme or value of Thirtie eight poundes or thereabouts:
<3> The Lease of the ffarme of Colemane in the aforesaid County really worth Ten poundes: Besides the losse of part of a yeares rent (the Tennant thereof not able to make satisfaccion) the somme of fforty two poundes & seaven shillinges for which he is to pay 50 li. per annum rent
<4> And hath also lost in debts due to him from persons by the Rebellion disabled & from some nowe in Rebellion, the somme of Threescore & nyne poundes or thereabouts:
Richard Greene
deposed before vs febr. 19. 1641.
Hen: Jones
John Sterne.
42 li.-7 s.

17 7

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fol. 67r


fol. 67v


77 wexford
Rich: Greene 18 ffebr
Cert +
23 no


Deponent Fullname: Richard Greene
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Wexford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Dermot mac Dowlin, * Esmond, Michaell Laffan, William Esmond
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Mentioned