Examination of Brian McSwiny Bellogh

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

Date: 1652-09-07
Identifier: 826152r174


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing
Commissioners: Francis Wheeler, John Clarke
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 152r


The Examination of Brian McSwinny Bellogh taken before vs the vij of Sept 1652
Saith that in the first yeare of the Rebellion, he was putt Comander of the Castle of Kilbrittaine, by the order & Comand of McCarty Reagh, (by a verball order) and that he remembers that there was hangd before Kilbrittaine Castle, one John Goosain, that was taken by the soldiers during the time of his Comand there, and that there was an Englishm youth hangd there about the same time, And this Examinant Saith he heard that one of those two abouenamed rose out of his graue & was hangd the second time, and father he saith that not!

Bryne mc Swyne
Exam Coram Nobis
John Clerke
ff: Wheeller

fol. 152v


Exam of Brian McSwiny
about the murder of

Deponent Fullname: Brian McSwinny Bellogh
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: * McCarty Reagh, John Goosain
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Victim