Examination of Edwin Babbington

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

Date: 1652-04-14
Identifier: 839047r031


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Derry, Donegal & Tyrone
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Arson, Captivity, Robbery
Commissioners: John Page
Deposition Transcription:

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Edwin Babbington, late of Creduffe in the parish of Termon Omongan within the county of Tyrone within the prouince of Vlster gentleman maketh oath that at the beginning of the great and generall rebellion in Ireland hee was possessed of an estate consisting of money goods Chattells houses and other things amounting to the value of one thousand pounds and upwards of all which hee was robbed and dispoyled, burnt, destroyed and taken away in or about the yeare 1641 by one Thomas Handy Phelym [ ] O Dever James Madevett Toole Madevett and divers others of the Rebells which this deponent cannot particulerly name, but saith that they were then vnder the comaund of Sir Phelym [ ] Ô Neale; and this deponent further deposeth that for all the losses abovesaid hee hath not received any satisfaccion, and that hee was for a long tyme detayned prisoner by the said rebells and suffered a sharpe and tedious imprisonment.
Sworne the 14th day of April 1652
Edwin Babington John Page

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fol. 48r

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Deponent Fullname: Edwin Babbington
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Gentleman
Deponent County of Residence: Tyrone
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Thomas Handy, Phelym O Dever, James Madevett, Toole Madevett, Sir Phelym ԠNeale
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel, Rebel