Examination of Donnough McDermody

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

Date: 1652-09-14
Identifier: 826291r296


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing, Robbery, Succour
Commissioners: Francis Wheeler
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 291r


The Examinacion of donnough mcdearmody of neare kilmurry taken about sixty three yeares old: taken the 14th of September 1652
Sayeth: that aboute ffebruary 1641 this Examinatt well remembreth that Roberte Scott with his wife & three daughters came to this Examinatts house & stayed with him five or six weeks, and after that went with his wife & daughter aforesaid to the house of one William Morfey where they continued seven or eight weeks after, aboute which tyme he heard that the said Scott with his wife & daughters were taken out of the said Murfews house & carried about Muskett shott & there Murthered: And this Examinantt further sayeth that he heard that Phillip O Realigge Teige bege O Relig McShane Realigge Teige O Realige Katherine O Realigge, John mcdaniell O Realigge dearmond McKnougher & donnough McTeige were those that murthered them, of the which donnough mcTeige & Teige O Realigge were hanged by the Lord Muskery for the foresaid Murther: And further sayeth that the said Scott had twelue Cowes & much other household stuffe from this Examinantts house, & carried them with him to the said Morfeys: And further sayeth not:

donnough [mark] mcdearmody his marke
Jurat & Examinat
coram nobis
ff: Wheeller
Peter Wallis

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Donnough McDearmody of
Kilmurry his Examinacion about
Scott his wife ^ daughters

Deponent Fullname: donnough mcdearmody
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Roberte Scott, William Morfey, Phillip O Realigge, Teige bege O Relig, Teige O Realige, Katherine O Realigge, John mcdaniell O Realigge, dearmond McKnougher, donnough McTeige, Lord Muskery
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Mentioned, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel