Carlow County - Ireland Genealogical Projects (IGP TM)

Browne-Clayton Papers
Transported for life

By kind permission of Michael Purcell

James Cavenagh 1798.

James Cavenagh that he being an Evil disposed person on 17th November in the 38th year of the reign of our Lord sovereign George the third King did at Borris designedly and unlawfully did propose to Urge Encourage Solicit and endeavour to persuade Maurice Dermody a private Soldier in his Majesties Wicklow Regiment of Militia to join himself to associate with and become one of a Certain Wicked Seditious and designing party and Society of persons formed and associated under the Name and Denomination of United Irishmen to Evil Example and against the peace. Verdict: Guilty. Ordered to be Transported for life subject to Statute.

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

The above documents transcribed by: Mary Corcoran c.2009

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