Examination of Cormacke ô Dullenan

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

Date: 1653-03-16
Identifier: 838037v032


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Antrim
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing, Succour
Commissioners: Richard Brasier, Thomas Coote
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 37v


The Examinacion of Cormacke ô Dullenan of the Parish of Loughgall in the County of Antrim yeoman taken before the vs at Colerane the said 16th day of March 1652
Who being examined saith That he heard that his brother Hugh Dullenan & Patricke Dullenan & the McAtteers & diuers others <A> of the Irish who are all since dead as is reported soone after the Murder at Portnaw killed some of the finlayes & five or six more of the Brittish who were fled into Ramoane Church for shelter & that he was not then there or neere the place And further he saith That he did not see Hugh Hill or Gilbert Garrell & his sonne kill’d at Portnagree & that he never was present where any were kill’d except one Thomas Skimmin & his son whom this Examinant had hid in a Chest to save them & that Art oge ô Neile of ffewagh his Regiment comeing vnto his house the night before the Clough was taken by him & James McColl McDonnell they searched his house & finding the said Skimmim & his son in the Chest where this Examinante had hid them the said Art oges men tooke them out & killd them in his garden And further he saith not

Tho: Coote
Rich: Brasier: Maior

Deponent Fullname: Cormacke
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Yeoman
Deponent County of Residence: Antrim
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Hugh Dullenan, Patricke Dullenan, the McAtteers, Art oge , James McColl McDonnell, the finalyes, Hugh Hill, Gilbert Garrell, Thomas Skimmin
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Victim, Victim, Victim, Victim