Deposition of Sara Banester

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

Date: 1643-05-15
Identifier: 836091r047


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Armagh
Deposition Type: Dublin Original
Nature of Deposition: Death, Robbery
Commissioners: Henry Brereton, John Sterne
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 91r

A note of such Losses as Sara Banester of Moriakin in the County of Armaugh the relic to Daniell Banester of the same gent and freehoulder sworne saith that her said husband and shee hath sustayned by the meanes of this rebellion b y which meanes he dyed, which is as followeth the losse & damage following vizt

Inprimi s in their Corne Cattell and goods quick and deade
to the valew of one hundred pounds and fortie
pownds --------------------------------------------------------------------140 li.
It the Losse of her the possession & proffits & benefite of
freehould three hundred pownds ---------------------------------------300 li.
It in other Leases the Loss of threescore pownds -------------------- 60 li.

<500 li. a> ffarther shee sayeth that one Bryan oge o hanlan and Phelim his sonn forceibly possessed & seazed on thhe r th e i r house and houshould goods violendl y and would have hanged or drowned her but for her servants that weare forced to torne to & joyne in the rebellion with them, and for the rest she knoweth not And thincketh that the said Rebellion was the occasion of her said husbands death. And saith that her said saruants names were Pearce mc illweare and Hew o toolle
Sara banister
Jurat 15 May 1643
John Sterne
Hen: Brereton

Wee Cert 38

fol. 91v


Sarah Bannester
Jur 15o Maij 1645

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Deponent Fullname: Sara Banester
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Widow
Deponent County of Residence: Armagh
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Daniell Banester, Bryan oge o hanlan, Phelim *, Pearce mc illweare, Hew o toolle
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel