Deposition of Teage O Donaghan

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

Date: 1653-05-16
Identifier: 837126r090


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Down
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing, Robbery
Commissioners: Ja Traill
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 126r

The Examination of Teage O Donaghan of the Brade aged about thirty yeeres of age taken the 16th of May 1653
<4> Who being sworne sayeth That in the first yeere of the Rebellion he was a seruant to william Greg and was in his house that night that Simon Wallace and thirteen or fourteen more were killed That he this Examinat remembers that Bryan O Mullegin and Patrick Reagh Macgill and Toole mc Marcus were of the number of those Irish that came <A> into the sayd Gregs house, And that Patrick Reagh did search this examinat for money, and as the sayd Patr: Reagh went to search an other man in the house named John Parker, he this Examinat escaped out of the house, and so saw no more what the sayd Irishes did But that the next day he saue dyuers dead corps lying before the house whereof he certaynly remembers two brothers of this Examinat, John Parker Henry Wylie, Symon Wallace and John Boyde, all which six, this Examinat did help to burye
Teag O Donaghan [mark] his marke
Taken before me
Ja: Traill

fol. 126v


Deponent Fullname: Teage O Donaghan
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Servant
Deponent County of Residence: Down
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Patrick Reagh Macgill, Bryan O Mullegin, Toole mc Marcus, John Parker, william Greg, Henry Wylie, Symon Wallace, John Boyde
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Victim, Victim, Victim, Victim, Victim