Examination of Edmond Knowles

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

Date: 1653-03-25
Identifier: 839066r044


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Derry, Donegal & Tyrone
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Captivity, Multiple Killing
Commissioners: Richard Bickerstaff, Tobias Norris
Deposition Transcription:

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The Examinacion of Edmond Knowles of Carrigfergus Blacke Smyth Against Neile oge ô Quin taken the 25o March 1653
That at the begininge of the Rebellion hee Livd at Lissan in the County of Tyrone, (Aged about 45 yeeres,) And was was fforced by Neile oge ô Quin to worke in his trade, <Neille Oge O Quin> And whilst hee there Continewed there was many Murders Comitted (As he is was Certainely Informed) by those that then was vnder the Commaunde of the said Neile oge ô Quin
<A> As James Yonge, John Armstronge & his wife, John Yonge A marchant, william Smith showmaker, Robert Elsmore, mr Anthony Johnsey, As allso a Childe of Daniel Yongs with a Carpenter & his wife whose Names the Examinate doth not remember, And further saith that One Murtogh ô Condrey neare Lysnegarvye can giue further Informacion in this As also Edward Hudson now a dweler neare in Carrigfergus And John Randell of the same And further saith not.
deposed before vs
the day & yeere
above written
Tobias Norrice:
deposed before vs Rich: Bickerstaffe

Deponent Fullname: Edmond Knowles
Deponent Gender: Male
Deponent Occupation: Blacksmith
Deponent County of Residence: Unknown
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: Neile oge , James Yonge, John Armstronge, John Yonge, william Smith, Robert Elsmore, Anthony Johnsey, * Yong, Daniel Yong, Murtogh , Edward Hudson, John Randell
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Rebel, Victim, Victim, Victim, Victim, Victim, Victim, Victim, Mentioned, Witness, Witness, Witness