Deposition of Alexander Creichtonne

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

Date: 1642-02-28
Identifier: 834110r092


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Louth & Monaghan
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Assault, Multiple Killing, Stripping
Commissioners: John Sterne, William Hitchcock
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 110r


And the said Alexander farther deposeth that about the beginning off ffebruary last one Ac Ensigne William Pue of Glaslough in the County of Monaghan was being stripped and Robbed and expulsed, by the Rebells was seven tymes in one Daye taken vp & hanged vpon a tree & taken downe <f> for dead euery tyme by Patrick Duffe mc hugh mc Rosse a Captain of the Rebells neere Monaghan, which Cruelty was practised att the instigation of Patricke Mother mcWade who had informed that the said William Pue had monys the Confession & Knowledg whereof they was intended to be extracted by the foresaid horrid vsage
Alexander Creichtoune
Jur primo Martij 1641
by vertue of his former
othe taken vltimo ffeb.
1641 vnto which this is
to be added
John Sterne.
William: Hitchcocke


fol. 110v


26 Monoghan
Mr Alexander Creaightons addition
to the former examinacion 5o

1o Marcij 1641
Hand Ex

Jur fac


Deponent Fullname: Alexander Creichtoune
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Monaghan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: William Pue, Patrick Duffe mc hugh mc Rosse, Patrick Mother McWade
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Rebel, Rebel