Deposition of Margret Brothers

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-09-23
Identifier: 825189r172


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 189r

Margret Brothers of Westderrigrah in the parish of Ballimony baroney of East Carbray & county Cork wid: duly sworne & examined by vertue etc: deposeth & sayth that about the 20th of Jan: Candlemas last she losst was robbed & forcibly despoyled of her goods & chattells to the seuerall values following vizt.
Of bulls, Cowes heiffers, & horses to the value of eighty pownds. Of Corne & hay in house & haggard to the value of twenty seau’n pownds ten shillings Of houshold goods to the value of fifty shillings Of Implements of husbandry to the value of forty shillings Of a certayne lease in west deregrah aforesaid wherein she had a tearme of twelue years yet to come, worth communibus annis ten pownds per annum aboue the landLords rent, wherein she conceius herselfe damnifyed togethr with expence in building fifty pownds. <Of corne in ground to the value of fourteene pounds, which she conceius to be lost.> the totall of her losses amounts to the value of one hundred seaunty six pownds. she sayth that she was robd by the rebbells whose names she knoweth not. & further she cannot depose.
Margaret [mark] Brothers marke.
Jurat coram nobis 23do of Sept: 1642
Tho: Graye Dec:
Phil: Bisse

fol. 189v


The examination of
Margrett Brothers

Deponent Fullname: Margret Brothers
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Cork