Examination of Donell O’Donelan

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

Date: 1653-04-30
Identifier: 831281r207


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Leitrim, Sligo & Mayo
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Killing, Robbery, Words
Commissioners: Francis Gore, Robert Ormsby
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 281r

The Examinacion of Donell ô Donelan of Dun Clun Laughlan taken before vs whose names are hereto subscribed on the behalfe of the Comonwealth concerninge the Murtheringe of an English man whose name is vnknowne, by Edmond ô Hora prisoner this 30th of Aprill 1653
This deponent s beeinge duly sworne by the holy Evangelist saith that bee at beeinge at ClunLaughlen aforesaid in Springe last was a twelve moneth that hee did then and there here Edmond ô Hora nowe pri prisoner in a <A> boastinge manner tell vnto some Toryes that were there present and others of the Countie whose names the deponent doeth not nowe remember takeinge not much notice of it at that tyme, that hee had killed an English man about Castle Garr in the County of Gallway, and that the said Edmond shewed them a paire of breeches which hee then had on which Breeches hee said hee tooke from the said English man when hee killed him and further saith not.
The marke of Donell [mark] ô Donelan
Rob: Ormsby
ffra: Gore:

fol. 281v


The Examinacion of

Deponent Fullname: Donell
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Mayo
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Edmond
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel