Examination of Katherine Magee

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

Date: 1653-04-30
Identifier: 838268r306


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Antrim
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Multiple Killing
Commissioners: John Dallway, Samuel Bonnell
Deposition Transcription:

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<symbol> The examinatione and deposition of Katherine Magee of Carickfergus adge 40 yeares or theirabouts, taken before vs this 30th Apr 1652 who beinge sworne saith
That on a sunday towards the latter end of december after the warr began this deponent saw a troope at of hors Macharymorne ledd by John Agnew, some wherof did in the view of this deponent kill Marye Savadge wyfe to Bryane Oge Magee, alias Magee and foure more women & 3 children, but who they weare this deponent knew not, nor the parties that slew them, and more saith not

John Dallway Mayor
Sam Bonnell

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ch: B: 5.

The deposicion of Katherin Magee Concerninge the Murther of Mary Sauage with 4 other woemen and 3 Children whose names are vnknowne by a troope Comanded by Capten John Agnewe

Deponent Fullname: Katherine Magee
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent County of Residence: Antrim
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Agnew, Marye Savadge, Bryane Oge Magee
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Denounced, Victim, Mentioned