Deposition of John Greete

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1643-03-17
Identifier: 825287r265


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Richard Williamson
Deposition Transcription:

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John Greete late of the Garrane in the parish of Bregun Mitchelstowne in the barony of Clangibbon and within the County of Cork husbandman (a brittish protestant) duely sworne and examined before vs by vertue of a Comission (beareing date &c. concerneing the losses robberies and spoiles since this rebellion comitted vpon the brittish and protestants within the Province of Munster &c. deposeth and saith. That aboute Christmas 1641 this deponent lost was robbed and forceably dispoiled of his goods & Chattles to the seuerall values following vzt
Of cowes yeerlinges one mares horses one coult & swine to the value of thirteene one & Twenty pounds six shillinges and eight pence. Of houshouldstuffe lynen woollen & wereing apparell to the value of foure pounds. One fowleing peece woorth twenty shillinges. Of mault lost in this deponents to the value of three and thirty shillinges. The totall of his losses amounts to five & Twenty pounds nyne The deponent saith that by meanes of this present rebellion in Ireland he was dispossessed of the lands of Garrane aforesaid to his losse and damadge of ten pounds. The totall of his losses amounts to seven & thirty pounds eighteene shillinges & eight pence. & further he deposeth not
John I G Greetes marke
Jurat coram nobis
17o Martij 1642
Phil: Bisse
Ric: Williamson

fol. 287r


John Greetes examination


Deponent Fullname: John Greete
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Husbandman
Deponent County of Residence: Cork