Examination of John Mc Can

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

Date: 1653-05-06
Identifier: 836219r114


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Armagh
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Captivity, Death, Killing, Multiple Killing, Robbery
Commissioners: George Talbott, Roger Lyndon
Deposition Transcription:

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<(3)> The Examination of John Mc Can sometime seruant to Mr Henry Stanaway of Clancan in the County of Ardmagh taken befor vs George Talbotts and Roger Lyndon Esquirs the 6o of May 1653
Who saith that in the begining of the warr, Carbary Og Mc Can with his sonn Bryan McCan came to Mr Stanawayes house and possest themselues thereof allow{ed} the said Stanaway and his servants two roomes to bee in and 6 weekes after they were Carryed to Ardmagh where Mr Stanaway died of the Country disease, hee deposeth that hee knew Robert Bumby late Tennant to his said Master Mr Stanaway who was taken awa{y} by two men, and that (as hee was tould by the Inhabitants of the Country) these two men hanged thim the said Robert Bumby within two miles of his said Masters house, whose names hee could not learne, And more saith not.
Taken before vs Roger Lyndon Geo: Talbott


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6to May 1653
Examinacion of Bryan
Mac Can, & others
toutching John Bumbyes

Deponent Fullname: John Mc Can
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Servant
Deponent County of Residence: Armagh
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Henry Stanaway, Carbary Og Mc Can, Bryan McCan, Robert Bumby
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Rebel, Rebel, Victim