Examination of Mary Awstin

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

Date: 1653-11-05
Identifier: 826250r259


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Killing
Commissioners: Francis Willoughby, Robert Meredith, William Gilbert
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 250r


The further examination of Mary Awstin now the wife of Thomas Awstin of Kinsale & late the wife of John Oakely taken at Dublin the 19th day of August now last, the fift day of November 1653 Whoe being sworne & examined saith
That shee hath seene & heard read her former examinacion taken at Cork the xixth of August 1653 which shee <A> saith is in all things true to the best of her knowledg But since the takeing thereof it was discovered & related vnto her by Alice Slabogh the late wife of Richard Slabaghe of Macroome one of the Lord of Muskeries tennants, carried to her That the said John Oakley her late husband when he came to the Lord of Muskery was by his Lordship sent to Colonell or Generall Barry at Ballenrosvardick & there hanged to death: And says that Edmund mc Mulmurry mc Swynney was then servant to the Lord of Muskery

Mary [mark] Awstins mark
Deposed as aforesaid before us
Fr: Willoughby
Rob: Meredith
William Gilbert

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Deponent Fullname: Mary Awstin
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Wife
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Oakely, Thomas Awstin, Alice Slabogh, Richard Slabaghe, Lord of Muskerie, Generall Barry, Edmund mc Mulmurry mc Swynney
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Mentioned, Witness, Mentioned, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel