Deposition of Thomas Beare

Collection: Bysse Depositions

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

Date: 1642-02-16
Identifier: 829213r136


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 213r

Thomas Beare late of the Towne in the & parish of Grange & County of Limerick Butcher barony of Connelloe and within the County of lymerick butcher (a brittish protestant) duely sworne and examined before vs by vertue of a Comission vnder the broade seale of this kingdome (beareing date the 5th day of march 1641 concerneing the robberies and spoiles since this rebellion comitted vpon the brittish and protestants within the Province of Munster &c deposeth & saith That vpon the 15th of January 1641 or therabouts the deponent lost was robbed and forceably dispoiled of his goods and Chattles to the seuerall values followeing vzt worth 14 li. part being debts
Of Cowes and horses & swine to the value of seaven pounds ten shillings Of househould stuff & corne to the value of fiue pounds Of debts amounting to the sume of one pounds ten shillings due from John Higgins James Brenagh of the Grange aforesaid yeo Carpenter Henry Mayon, & although he accounted the same goode debts before this rebellion yeet in regard the said James is nowe in open & actuall rebellion therefore this deponent canot get satisfaction from them The totall of his losses amounts to fourteene pounds & further he depsoeth not
Tho [mark] Beares
Jurat coram nobis
16o ffeb: 1642
Phil: Bisse Thomas Bettesworth

fol. 213v

Thomas Beares


Deponent Fullname: Thomas Beare
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Butcher
Deponent County of Residence: Limerick
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Higgins, James Brenagh, Henry Mayon
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Debtor, Debtor, Debtor