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Pat Purcell  Papers

19th Centaury Carlow Events

By kind permission of Michael Purcell  12/2009

3rd March 1814.

Nicholas Cummins of Seskinmadra in the Parish of Slyguf, Barony of Idrone East, states that he is worth the Sum of 20.00 over and above his just debts.

7th March 1818. (could be 1810?)

Edward Burton of Pollerton, Carlow, who is Bonded by William Burton of Bruton Hall, in the Parish of Urglin and Joseph Fishbourne of Strawhall, Carlow, must appear in Carlow Sessions to answer all such Matters and Things, as shall be objected against him (Edward Burton) on behalf of our Said Lord the King by Henry and Ebenezer Bunbury.

(signed) William Fishbourne. Magistrate.

(Gentry at it!).
The Statements / Bonds are commitment to appear in open Court to answer charges:in this case, gentry, magistrate, justice of the peace, Bunbury, Burton, Fishbourne "are at it". (hammer and thongs!).

8th May, 1824.

John Curran of Carlow, Swears before William Fishbourne, that he is a Householder and has a House in the Town of Carlow, in the Parish of Carlow and that he supports and maintains himself by Tailoring and he is worth the Sum of 5.00 over and above his just Debts.

(Gentry at it!).

20th February 1835.

Stephen Aughney states before J. Eustace of Castlemore that he lives in Roscat in the Parish of Ardistan, Barony of Rathvilly that he is worth the Sum of 5.00 over and above his just debts.

Source: Michael Purcell


The above is a true and accurate transcript of the original document.

Transcribed by Jean Casey, 2010

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