Deposition of Ann Meeres

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

Date: 1642-01-05
Identifier: 835140r189


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Fermanagh
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Apostacy, Robbery, Stripping, Words
Commissioners: Henry Brereton, John Sterne
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 140r

Ann Meeres of C{astl}e Coole in the parrish of newtowne in the county of ffarmanah protestant being duly sworne deposid
That about the 25th of October last past 1641 at the place aforesaid shee was robd by the natiues of the Kingdome
of corne to the value of worth sixteene pounds
In cattell cowes sheepes & horses worth twenthirty & ten pounds
In corne sowed three pounds
In houshold stuffs to the value of ten pounds
In leases of Lands cald by the names of Killefarnan
Clunke a quarter of a Tate Mullelehan in
the parrish aforesaid worth fourty pounds
In all that shee was robd comes to the value of fourescore & nineteene pounds
<a> And the cheef of those that robd of her the cheife were captaine Rory mc Quire & leuietenant Grimes of the parrish of newtowne & one Carelton & the said leuitenant Grimes reuolted being a protestant afore formerly & also the said Careton both scots fell from ther religion to papistry & mr Primrose a scots man & curate of the parrish fell from his faith to papistry & the said leuietenant Grimes & Rory mc Quire stript the said deponent of her apparell & her foure Children exposing them to the frost & they said they did it by the Kings authority & broad seale
Ann Meere [mark] her marke
Jurat 5to Janrij. 1641
John Sterne
Hen: Brereton

fol. 140v


79 Count ffermanagh
Anne Meeres
Jan: 5o 1641
Int w hand
Cert fact


Deponent Fullname: Ann Meeres
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent County of Residence: Fermanagh
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Rory mc Quire, leuietenant Grimes, mr Primrose
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Apostate