Deposition of Jane Oliver

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

Identifier: 833181r129


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

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

fol. 181r

The losse & greiuance of William Oliuer his wife & daughter
Jane Oliver the wife of William Oliver of the Parish of Annah in the County of Cavan yeoman s worne & examined saith That about the 27th of October last past was her husband & shee were Robd by the Irish Rebells & lost in Cattell fiftene English cowes & an Irish cowe worth 3 li. a pece one with another vizet __48 li. & six 2 yeare old english heyfers at 25 s. the pece which comes to __ 7 li. __10 s. & six yeare olds at x s. the pece __3 li. In houshold stuffe & prouision __ 10 li. A stacke of oates & 9 about a barrell of wheate sowen in the ground __ 3 li. one horse __ 1 li. __10 s. which amounteth to the summ of threscore & thirtene pounds english money, which Jane Oliver the wife of the sayd William vpon her oath valueth & deposeth that which goods they were taken away by the rebells servants or souldjers of Phillip mc hugh mc shane Rely in the County of Cavan Esquire but the parties rebells that tooke them she doth not know, onely she heard they were caried to the sayd Phillip Rely his land, an
Jane oliuer [mark] her
Jurat 28 1642
John Sterne
William Hitchcocke

fol. 181v

Deponent Fullname: Jane Oliver
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Wife
Deponent County of Residence: Cavan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: William Oliver, Phillip mc hugh mc shane Rely
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Rebel