Surnames mentioned: Nowlan, Morris, Harland,
James, Cornwall & Butler
11th Day of February 1804
John Nowlan being duly sworn on the Holy
Evangelists and examined saith that on Friday the 10th of February 1804
between the Hours of five and six O'Clock in the Afternoon as John
Nowlan was at the Out-Offices of Major Cornwall in Myshall he saw Anne
Morris alias Harland - House-Maid to Major Cornwall - with a Parcil
under her Arm, John Nowlan thought with the intent of milking Cows, soon
after John Nowlan saw Anne Morris alias Harland meet Benjamin James of
Myshall at the Out-Office and as soon as she passed by him he saw her
draw a Pistol from under her Clothes and present it at Benjamin James
saying she would shoot him -- shortly after John Nowlan heard a Noise
outside the Yard and upon him going to the Yard to see what was the
matter he saw Anne Morris alias Harland knock down Benjamin James aided
and assisted at same time by Thomas Harland, Gardener to Major Cornwall.
(signed) John Nowlan.
Sworn before me this 11th Day of February
(signed) John Butler.
James Nowlan against Anne Morris alias
Harland for firing a Pistol.
Nowlan & Olehan 1804.
Patrick Nowlan maketh Oath that he usually
resides at Ballon in the Parish of Ballon in the Barrony of Forth in the
County of Carlow and will appear in his proper person in Open Court to
prosecute Patrick Kinsela, Michael Maher, William Treacy, Owen Redmond.
(signed) being first truly read to Patrick
Patrick, his X mark, Nowlan,
Acknowledged before me this 18th day of July 1804
Ask me A. says Holland 1804.
THE Examination of Samuel Tierny of the town
of Carlow, Butcher, taken before John Whitty, Esquire, one of his
Majesties Justices of the Peace for Carlow.
Samuel Tierny being duly Sworn on the Holy
Evangelists, and examined -- Saith that on Monday morning last about the
hour of ten O' Clock he was peaceably attending his business at the Meat
Market at the Market Cross in the town of Carlow when Patrick Holland of
Carlow, Cobbler, came up to him and asked in an angry manner what is the
reason his (Samuel Tierny's) mother did not pay her Rent -- Samuel
Tierny asked him was he the Landlord or his Agent - Patrick Holland then
desired him to ask his Arse, and at the same time gave Samuel Tierny a
Stroke on the Mouth with his Hand which made him bleed, Without any
(signed) Samuel Tierny.
Sworn before me this 9th day of February
(signed) John Whitty.
Printed by William Moore, Printer, Tullow
Street, Carlow, opposite the Collector's.
Source: M. Purcell c2011&2012. Old newspapers
in the PPP.
DeRenzy & Hickey 1804.
Pat Purcell Papers.
Thomas DeRenzy, Batchelor of Physics, maketh Oath that he usually
resides at Clonegall in the Parish of Mycombe in the Barony of - ( ?)
(signed) Thomas DeRenzy.
The condition of the foregoing Recognizance is such that the above
bounded Thomas DeRenzy shall appear in his proper Person in open Court
to be held at Carlow and Prosecute for the murder of Anastatia Hickey
late of Clongurran.
- Sworn before me this 17th Day of October 1804.
- J. Byrne (?) , Coroner.
Transcribed by Friend of Carlow
NOTIFICATION of KEEPING ARMS.
As directed by the Act of the
47. George. 3. Entitled an Act to prevent improper Persons from
having Arms and Gunpowder in Ireland. County of Carlow.
James Clowry of Ballybreen in the Parish of Myshall in the Barony
of Forth in the Town-Land of Ballybreen in the County of Carlow
Do hereby give Notice that I Keep Arms, and that the place
where the same are usually kept, is at my Dwelling-House at
Ballybreen in Carlow and the Number and Description of said Arms
are one sword, one blunderbuss ~ 1150 I
James Clowry do swear
that the above Notification is True and that I believe I am by Law
entitled to Keep Arms ~~~~
(signed) James Clowry.
before me at a Special Sessions held at Carlow this 20th Day of
June 1804 [ ? ].
(signed) Hen Bunbury.
Transcribed by Friend of Carlow