Examination of Stephen Deckster

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

Date: 1653-04-29
Identifier: 830094r081


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Galway & Roscommon
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing, Words
Commissioners: Ed Richardson, Henry Lestrange, Richard St George
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 94r

The Examinacion of Stephen Deckster of Athlone taken beefore vs this 29th of Aprill 1653 for and on the beehalfe of the Comon Wealth of England Concerninge the hanginge of George Dyllyon and John Stibbs
This deponent Sayth that hee Knewe the Said John Stibbs and George Dyllyon and Knoweth that they were hanged In this towne for and Concerninge Some letters which they were charged with for the beetrayinge of the towne And or Castle and that they were tryed by A Councell of warr and Soe adiudged and hanged And this deponent Sayth that She Hee hath heard that the Said Lady Should Say that Shee would Neyther Eate Nor drinke vntill Shee Sawe had the Said George Dillyon And John Stibbs executed but did Neuer did heare the Said Lady Dyllyon Say any thinge of it her selfe And this Deponent sayth that Sir Robert Tibbott and Sir Walter Dungan was att the tryall of the aforesaid persons and further Sayth not
Stephen Dextor
Taken beefore vs this 29th
day of Aprill 1653
And this Depo n ent Sayth
Ed Richardson
Henry Lestrange
Ri StGeorge

fol. 94v

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fol. 95r


fol. 95v


The Examinacion Informacion of
Stephen Daxster Concerninge
the Adiudginge of
George Dyllyon and
John Stibbs

Deponent Fullname: Stephen Deckster
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Roscommon
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: George Dyllyon, John Stibbs, Lady Dyllyon, Robert Tibbott, Walter Dungan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim, Victim, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned