Deposition of William Jarrett

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-03-29
Identifier: 829205r131


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Clare & Limerick
Deposition Type: Bysse
Nature of Deposition: Robbery, Lost By Debts
Commissioners: Philip Bisse, Richard Williamson
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 205r

William Jarrett late of the Towne & parish of Rathkeile in the County of Limerick barrony of Conelloe and within the County of Limericke butcher (a brittish protestant) duly sworne & examined before us by vertue of his Maiesties Commission &c deposeth and saith That about Candlemas 1641 & diuers times since, the deponent lost was robbed & forceably dispoyled of his goods and Chattles to the seuerall values following vizt worth CCiiij li.
Of Cowes, Mares, Horses and Sheep to the value of one hundred fourty nyne pounds Of houshould stuffe to the value of tenn pounds Of Corne in st a ke to the value of fourty pounds Of debts amounting to the summe of five pounds due from John Ely & Cuthbert Smith two Impouerished protestants utterly disenabled by meanes of this rebellion, Therfore this deponent is not like to gett satisfaction from them The Totall of his losses amounts to two hundred and four pounds The deponent being further examined deposeth That about the time aboue mencioned Morrice Harbert of Rathkeile in the County of Limericke gent & Oliuer Steephenson of Dunmoylin in the said County Esquire & diuers others with four or five hundred men forceably droue & Carried away this deponen{ts} said Cattle in the day time & then & there robbed this deponent of all the rest of his said goods & further he deposeth not
William [mark] Jarretts marke
Jurat coram nobis
29o Marty 1642
Phil: Bisse
Ric: Williamson

fol. 205v

William Jarretts examinacion

Deponent Fullname: William Jarrett
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Butcher
Deponent County of Residence: Limerick
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Ely, Cuthbert Smith, Morrice Harbert, Oliuer Steephenson
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Debtor, Rebel, Rebel