Examination of Patricke Kinge

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[http://1641.tcd.ie/deposition.php?depID?=837182r140] accessed Monday 25th of September 2017 11:17 AM

Dublin Core

Date: 1653-06-04
Identifier: 837182r140


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Down
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Captivity, Killing
Commissioners: Richard Bickerstaff, Roger Lyndon
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 182r

The examinacion of Patricke Kinge of the Newry of the aige of 40 yeares taken the 4th of June 1653 at Carickferg:
Who beinge duly examined & sworne saith that in the begininge of the Warrs he liued in the Newry & that Captain Pattricke O R[ oo nie] Treuor haueinge imployed a messenger called Bryan O Roonie from Drogheda to Sir Edw: Treuor, & others with Letters, was taken by the Irish Guard in the Newry, & caried with his letters before Coll Plunkett, Tirlo Oge O Neile brother to Sir Phil: O Neile, & Hugh boy mc Conell & other Irish gent: then there, amongst whom was Donnell Maginis now in Prison.
Who haueing taken the Letters from the said O Roonie, caused him to be examined, & pretendinge him to be a spy caused him to be hanged And as for Leuitenant Treuor & a man that was a Dyer he cannot say any thinge, & further saith not
Attested & sworne before vs
Patrick [mark] King
Rich: Bickerstaffe
Roger Lyndon

fol. 182v

(65) B
The examinacion of Patricke
Kinge of the Newry about
the Post boy at Newry 1641
Donnell Maginnis

Deponent Fullname: Patricke Kinge
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Down
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Pattricke Treuor, Bryan O Roonie, Tirlo Oge O Neile, Coll Plunkett, Hugh boy mc Conell, Donnell Maginis, Phil: O Neile
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Victim, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Mentioned