Deposition of Margarett Collyshawe

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

Date: 1642-03-21
Identifier: 834104r088


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Louth & Monaghan
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Death, Robbery, Stripping
Commissioners: Roger Puttock, William Aldrich
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 104r


Margarett Collyshawe Late of Clonkeene in the County of Monagha{n} Late wife of Thomas Collyshawe duly sworne deposeth That since the beginning of this rebellion in Ireland shee & her said late husband were robbed & dispoiled of their goods & chattles to the values following vizt of Cattle worth ffowerteene pounds tenn shillings of brasse pewter bedding wearing apparell & other houshouldstuffe worth tenn pounds ster of garden fruites worth five pounds, of hay worth thirtie shillings, of the benefitt of a Lease of Land & Laid out in building of a house in the said County now possessed by the rebells to her Losse of tenn pounds, of firing worth thirtie shillings So that the totall of her Losses by the rebells amountes vnto the some of ffortie & two pounds ster And shee further <a> saith That one Patrick mcGan who dwelt neare vnto the deponent Patrick mcKellyham another neare dweller to & many other rebells whome shee knoweth not tooke away the deponents goods, & expelled her husband & herselfe from theire habitacion & stripped them naked, by which meanes her said husband perished & died with could & h other hard vsage & herselfe ever since hath Languished in great paine.

signum predicte [mark] Margarete Collyshaw
Jur 2jo Martij 1641
William Aldrich
Roger Puttocke


fol. 104v


35 Monoghan
Margret Collishawe Jur 21o
Marcij 1641
Cert fact Intw

35 23

Deponent Fullname: Margarett Collyshawe
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Wife
Deponent County of Residence: Monaghan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Thomas Collyshawe, Patrick mcGan, Patrick mcKellyham
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Rebel, Rebel