Examination of William Hill

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
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Identifier: 838204r252


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Antrim
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Killing
Commissioners: George Blundell, Ja Traill
Deposition Transcription:

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<A> The Examination of William Hall of Redbay aged about fourty fyue yeares taken the 7 Ma{ 1653}
<6.> Who sayeth that in the yeer 1641 this Examinant { } in the towne of Carickfergus after the Irish Re{bell}ion begun, hard by report that there was a great Murther Comitted in the Ridbay and as he was informed it was foure persons which acted the same And as he hard one Neill Mckreinke had bein dryeing oatts at a kill neire hand by and that one of the personns who Comitted the same murther was due to McKreink some money, and demanding sattisfacion from his partie, said he had no money but wold giue him goods wherevpon they agreed for a paire of Scotts plaids which belonged to one of the murthered personns And sayeth that one Owen keigh <B> McCauleyVaugh comeing from the strande, Regrateing the said murther, told he knew none of the actors thereof but Neill McKreinke

William Hall

G Blundell
Ja: Traill

Deponent Fullname: William Hall
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent County of Residence: Antrim
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Neill Mckreinke, Owen keigh McVaugh
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Mentioned