Deposition of John Arthure

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-09-29
Identifier: 825293r271


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 293r

John Arthure late of the towne the & parish of Lisly barony of Ibawne & within the County of Corke yeoman (a brittish protestant) duely sworne and examined by vertue of &c. deposeth & saith. That on or aboute shrouetide last & since the begining of this presente rebellion in Ireland he lost was robbed and forceably dispoyled of his goods and Chattles to the seueral value s following vzt value of 54 li.-10 s.
Of mares and coults to the value of twelue pounds Of a fowling a Rapier and a sword to the value of two pounds ten shillings. Of debts the sume of ten pounds due vpon Henry Sampson vtterly dissenabled by meanes of this rebellion therefore he canot gett satisfaction from them. He saith that he is damnified by his trade being a hewer for the presente yeere thirtie pounds. The totall of his losses amounts to foure & fiftie pounds ten shillings he further deposeth & saith that aboute the time aboue mencioned he was robbed & that by the meanes of Edmond Hodnett of Lislee parish in the said County gentleman William Barry of the same gentleman Richard Hodnet of the same gentleman & John mc Redmond Barry of the same gentleman further he deposeth no t
John Arthure
Jurat coram nobis
29o 7bris 1642
Tristram WhetCombe
Phil: Bisse
Ro: southwell

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John Arthures examination


Deponent Fullname: John Arthure
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Yeoman
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Edmond Hodnett, William Barry, Richard Hodnet, John mc Redmond Barry
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel