Examination of Thomas O’Kissan

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[http://1641.tcd.ie/deposition.php?depID?=826216r227] accessed Monday 25th of September 2017 10:53 AM

Dublin Core

Date: 1652-10-09
Identifier: 826216r227


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Captivity, Killing
Commissioners: Phillip Ebzery
Deposition Transcription:

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Thomas ô Kissan of Tallow bridge in the County of Waterford yeoman beinge duely sworne and examined deposeth and sayth as ffolloweth this nynth of October 1652. Taken before me
<1 >Beinge duely examined Concerneinge the death of John Walker Late of Youghall butcher he deposeth and sayth that he this deponent about seaven yeares since Comeinge from Tallowe with the sayde John Walker & twoe other English men and bringinge of Catle to Youghall theire mett them a party of foote which then Lay att the parke howse and a litle aboue the Twoe Myles bridge and there they tooke this deponent the sayd John Walker & thother twoe English men and Carryed them prysoners vnto the Glyn and theire on John Roe with the rest of his Company of which Morris McRickard was one beinge now shewed him, he knoweth that he was one of that partie when the saide John Walker and twoe others were murdered and when they were taken prisoners

Thomas [mark] ô Kissan
his Marke
Phillip Ebzery

Deponent Fullname: Thomas
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Yeoman
Deponent County of Residence: Waterford
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Walker, John Roe, Morris McRickard
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Rebel, Rebel