Examination of George Tully

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

Date: 1653-06-04
Identifier: 836224r117


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Armagh
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing
Commissioners: Daniel Hutchinson, Robert Geoffreys, Robert Meredith
Deposition Transcription:

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<3: vlt> The examinacion of Georg Tully late of the Troogh in the County of Moneghan servant unto Mr Bartlett late Deane of Glaslogh taken the fourth day of June 1653 before vs Daniel Hutchinson Esquire Sir Robert Meredith knight and Robert Jeoffrey Esquires [ ] of the Committee of examinacions of Massacres and M urders appoynted by the High Court of Justice sitting at Dublin, to take examinacions of Massacres and Murthers
The sayd examinant for being duely sworn and examined sayt h deposeth and sayth that he knoweth Owen Roe mc Kean and that by the report of the sayd Owens kindred and friends and manny others whose names the examinant knoweth not That he the sayd Owen hath been since the very first of the Rebellion a most Cruell murderer of the English and protestants And that he murdred and caused to be murdred manny in the Province of Vlster since the begining of the Rebellion, And that in perticular he murdered the examinants brother Martin Tully and Ann his wyfe and twoe of his children vizt Elizabeth Tully being but of the age of twoe yeares and one other chyld of his sayd brothers whose name he remembreth not being of the age of one yeare and a quarter or thereaboutes And this examinant sayth that he murdred his sayd brother and his wyfe and the sayd two Children at the Bridg of Portadowne where he caused them to be throwen from of the bridge into the river and so drowned them the sayd Owen being a principall actor in the horrid Massacre Committed at the sayd Bridge of Portadowne
Georg [mark] Tully his marke
Dl. Hutchinson
Rob Meredith
Robert Jeoffreys

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The examinacion of Georg
Tully against Owen
Roe mc Kean

Deponent Fullname: Georg Tully
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Servant
Deponent County of Residence: Monaghan
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Mr Bartlett, Owen Roe mc Kean, Martin Tully, Ann *, Elizabeth Tully
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Rebel, Victim, Victim, Victim