Examination of Brigett Lorkan

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

Date: 1653-04-25
Identifier: 834203v160


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Louth & Monaghan
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Killing, Multiple Killing
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 203v


The further Examinacion of Bridgett Lorkan within mencioned taken the 25th day of Aprill 1653.
Whoe being duly sworne & examined by vertue of her oath saieth That Brian Modder mcArdell now living at Donnoghmore in the County of Lowth was one of the Irish that gathered the English together at <A> Ballarush in the { } county of Monaghan at the begininge of the Rebellion that were carryed to the logh of Drumboate & drowned there. And that Terlogh o Conelly was present at the murther of Marke Robinson in her forme{r} examinacion mencioned and presently after his death cominge with his hands bloody where this deponent was and being demanded by her if the said Robinson was killed answeared hee was killed & buryed too

Bridgett [mark] Lorkans

Examinacion of Bredgett
Ardell Beddagh mc
for the murther of
Thomas Parker

fol. 204r

fol. 204v

Deponent Fullname: Bridgett Lorkan
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent County of Residence: Monaghan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Brian Modder mcArdell, Terlogh o Conelly, Marke Robinson, Thomas Parker
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Victim, Victim