Examination of Elizabeth Hill

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

Date: 1653-05-03
Identifier: 839080r052


1641 Deposition Item Type Metadata

County: Derry, Donegal & Tyrone
Deposition Type: Commonwealth
Nature of Deposition: Captivity, Killing, Multiple Killing
Deposition Transcription:

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The Examinacion of Elizabeth Hill wife to John Hill of Linestreene taken vppon oath the 3d May 1653
Who sayth that she liued at Glasmullen neere Dungannon Castle Caulfield when this Rebellion begun being then wife to Rich: Coulson husbandman whoe was afterwards murdred but by whome she doth not know. but her father John Belwod, & her Brother Steephen Belwood, being within the Garrison of Dunganan when Captain James Comanded it, they went out to their dwelling neer Castle Caulfield to looke for som things they had hid togeather with A Scotch man whose name she knowes not, & neere Captain Castle <A> Caulfield they were taken prisoners by Captain Pat: moderre o Donelly & his Companie as Robert Dale informed this Examinante whoe was then pri= <Pat: moder o Donelly> soner with them & were afterwards put to death, by the said Pat: moderre o Donelly & his Companie; & further saith that she is informed the said Robert Dale liueth now in the Newrie whoe escaped from them in a wet night, & came to Donnganon, & further sayth not,
Elizabeth [mark] Hill
her marke

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The Examinacion
of Elizabeth Hill

Patt: moder o Donelly

Deponent Fullname: Elizabeth Hill
Deponent Gender: Female
Deponent Occupation: Wife
Deponent County of Residence: Unknown
Mentioned Non-Deponent Fullnames: John Hill, Rich: Coulson, Steephen Belwood, Captain James, Pat: moderre o Donelly, Robert Dale
Mentioned Non-Deponent Roles: Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Mentioned, Rebel, Witness