Examination of William Meager

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[http://1641.tcd.ie/deposition.php?depID?=827026r028] accessed Monday 25th of September 2017 02:38 PM

Dublin Core

Date: 1654-02-16
Identifier: 827026r028


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cork
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Assault, Confederacy
Commissioners: Francis Wheeler
Deposition Transcription:

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<Kinsale ffebruary 16o 1653> Depositions taken Concerninge Edward Galway of Kinsale in the yeare 1641
William Meager of Kinsale Aged about 69 years beinge sworne and Examined Saith that hee Liuinge att Kinsale in the yeare 41
That hee knew the afforesaid Galway Liuinge in Kinsale the same yeare
That hauinge soldiers Billited upon him as diuers others of the Towne had for <3)> the safety of the Garrison Amongst them hee had one whose Name was Galway of who whome hee Claimed Kindred the which hee preuailed withall to Leaue the Garrison and to goe out and Asist the Eneimy which hee accordingly did
The Cause of this deponent Knowledge is that hee knew A wench that was Whipt for helpinge Away of the said soldier and farther saith Nott
William Meagar
Taken before us
ff: Wheeller

(endorsement on

fol. 27v


Deponent Fullname: William Meager
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Cork
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Edward Galway
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Denounced