Deposition of Oliver Smith

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

Date: 1647-06-22
Identifier: 833285r198


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Cavan
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Robbery
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 285r

(follows the deposition of Oliver North on the same page)
Oliuer Smith late of Crahord in the County of Cavan yeoman duely sworne and examined before vs by vertue of a Comission vnder the broade seale of this Kingdome to vs and others directed beareing date &c. deposeth & saith. That he knewe the aboue named Anthony ffirboord & his brothers John and Thomas ffirrboord to be men of considerable estate & quality in both Countyes of Cavan and ffermanagh and that in both Countyes they lost noe lesse then what is aboue expressed by the said North ffor to this examinats knowledge besides their goodes and chatles in houshouldstuffe Corne Catle lynnen wearing apparell & leases, they were possessed of an estate of Inheritance woorth one hundred pounds per Annum, soe that the same being rightly valued together with their personall estate, it doth amounte to one Thousand fiue hundred pounds or therabouts, and soe much he beleeues in his Conscience to be true. And further he cannot depose
Oliver [mark] Smithes
Jurat coram nobis 22o Junij 1647

fol. 285v

Richard Northes examina=
tion taken 22o: Junij 1647
C. Cavan

Deponent Fullname: Oliuer Smith
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Cavan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Anthony ffirboord, John ffirboord, Thomas ffirrboord
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Victim, Victim