Deposition of William Perkins

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

Date: 1642-01-04
Identifier: 833049r036


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cavan
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Stripping, Words
Commissioners: John Sterne, William Hitchcock
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 49r

William Perkins of Ballyhayes in the Barony of Loghtee and Countie of Cavan a Brittish Protestant deposeth
That about the 24th of October Last he was robbed and despoyled of his goods to the valew hereafter expressed viz
In Cattle Corne and household stuffes one hundred pounds
The partyes by whom the same robbery was committed wer Hugh Brady of Ballyhayes [col?] and his tenants and Gillousy Rele of the same and diuers others of the Irish of the Cuntry.
They sayed they wer the Queens soldiers and had the kings broade seale to warrant their actions, and farther deposeth that comming vp to Dublyn after the said Robbery, he this deponent his wife and six Children wer stripped starke naked in ther Iorny, by sundry Irish vnknowen to this deponent and that fourteen or fifteen hundred persons being protestants travailing in Company with this deponent wer in like manner vsed and dealt with
4to Janaury 1641 before vs
John Sterne
Will: Hitchcock

fol. 49v

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Jur 4to Jan: 1641

[Copy at MS 832,

fol. 47v


Deponent Fullname: William Perkins
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Cavan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Hugh Brady, Gillousy Rele, the Queen
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Mentioned