Examination of Katheren Bard

Citation: TCD, 1641 Depositions Project, online transcript January 1970
[http://1641.tcd.ie/deposition.php?depID?=838212r261] accessed Monday 25th of September 2017 10:30 AM

Dublin Core

Date: 1653-06-01
Identifier: 838212r261


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Antrim
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing
Commissioners: Roger Lyndon, Samuel Bonnell
Deposition Transcription:

fol. 212r


The Examinacion of Katheren Bard weife of David Bard of the Ileland Magee, taken before vs that first of June 1653
Who sayth (being sworne) that shee Credibly heard, by sundry persons in Ileland Magee, that Phellymy MacGee and his ffamilly, (except two of his Childeren, of the adge of 5 & six yeares) were Murdered in his the sayd Phillymyes house in Ileland Magee, by strangers which shee heard came from Ballymeanagh. But shee nether knoweth nor heard of any of the Inhabitants of the sayd Ileland to haue had a hand in the sayd Murders, nor in any other the Murders comitted in the sayd Ileland. And further sayth not./.

Katheren Baird her marke [mark]

Taken befor vs
Sam Bonnell
Roger Lyndon

fol. 212v


70 (B)
primo junij 1653
The Examinacion of Katherin Bard touching your Murders of Ileland Magee
Strangers which came from Ballymanagh:

Deponent Fullname: Katheren Bard
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Wife
Deponent County of Residence: Antrim
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Phellymy MacGee
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Victim