Examination of William Baker

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[http://1641.tcd.ie/deposition.php?depID?=831287r216] accessed Monday 25th of September 2017 11:05 AM

Dublin Core

Date: 1653-05-29
Identifier: 831287r216


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Leitrim, Sligo & Mayo
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing, Investigative
Commissioners: Henry Lestrange
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 287r

<Gallway May 29o 1653>
The Examination of William Baker take{n} before Captaine Henry Lestrange
<A> Saith that he was at Sruell the day that the murther was comitted on the English in the begining of the warr, and that he was one of the said English whoe made theire Quarter at Castlebarr, and obserued one John Kendricke then liueing in the Owles Manus ô Hubane Dauid oge McWilliam, Robertt bane Ruttledg; & William oge ô Nuan, then and at Sruell to be of the Lord of Mayo his guard and likewise obserued Edmund Kelly, and William Kelly of <B> Dunemona to be at in the said Lords company to Sruele and as likewise alsoe obserued, Allexander McEnnis of Gallen barrony to be in the said Lords company, and Miles Rochford to haue accompanied him alsoe, but what they acted, then at Sruell the Examinant knoweth not, and doth conceiue the said persons haue not left the towne of Sruell, together with the Lord of Mayo, the cause of his knowledge is that one of them being named William Kelly brought away one of Mr Bohanna his sonns. And further <C> saith not
Examined before mee
Henry Lestrange

fol. 287v


fol. 288r


fol. 288v


Gallway May 28o 1653
The Examination of William Baker concerneing the murther of Sruelle

fol. 289r

fol. 289v

fol. 290r

fol. 290v

Deponent Fullname: William Baker
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Mayo
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Kendricke, Manus , Dauid oge McWilliam, Robertt bane Ruttledg, William oge , Lord of Mayo, Edmund Kelly, William Kelly, Allexander McEnnis, Miles Rochford, Mr Bohanna
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Succour, Mentioned, Mentioned, Succour