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Irish Jacobite forfeitures

County Down

1689-1699


Early in 1689 William III issued a declaration calling on the supporters of James II in Ireland to surrender, failing which their estates would be forfeited. After William's victory at the Boyne in 1690 further proceedings were taken in the Irish courts. Juries in a number of counties and cities returned bills of indictment for high treason in Ireland against more than two thousand individuals. Some of the indictments were followed by trial, but in the great majority of cases the persons concerned did not appear before the courts and were outlawed by default. After the war a series of prosecutions for high treason beyond the seas was instituted against more than a thousand individuals, most of whom had taken service in the French army and were outlawed by default.

The lists of outlawries are in Latin and record the names, addresses and status (or in some cases the occupations) of the outlaws, and have been translated and summarised for publication in J. G. Simm’s article - Irish Jacobites. The spelling of surnames and names of places has been reproduced with corrections of obvious mistakes being shown in square brackets. Four listings have been transcribed below, which preserve the names of outlawries from County Down.

A list of the persons who stand indicted and outlawed in the court of King’s Bench Ireland for high treason by them severally committed against their majesties King William and Queen Mary in the Kingdom of Ireland since their happy accession to the crown.


City of Dublin City

Magennis, Bernard, Ballygorean begg, co. Down, esq
O'Neale, Toole, Drumkilly, co. Down, gent
White, Rowland, Newry, co. Down, esq

County Down

Cody, John, Hewry [Newry], gent
Corbott, Murtagh M'Donnell, Lowry, gent
Creely, Patrick, Newry, clerk
Cusack, Nicholas, Loghdine, gent
Deery, John, Newry, gent
Dermott, Edmund, Hewry [Newry], gent
Dullaghan, Hugh, Dromore, gent
Dungan, James, Carraghs, gent
FitzSymons, Patrick, Carrowcarlin, gent
FitzSimons, James, Tullinespick, gent
Garvey, Michael, Newry, gent
Greames, Patrick, Dromore, gent
Greames, James, Dromore, gent
Greames, Daniel, Dromore, gent
Groome, Murtagh, Ballynchaghan, gent
Harvey, Hugh Begg, Lismaine, gent
Iveagh, Bryan, Viscount
Jenning, James, Tullyard, gent
Kelly, Patrick, Leggygon [Leggygowan], gent
Killardy, Patrick, Cohard, gent
Knogher, Cui, Lurginveale, gent
Magee, Cormick, Tillclobe, gent
Magew, Robert, Ballygalback, gent
Magellis, Bryan Ballygorean, gent
Magellis, John, Ballynarry, gent
Magennis M'Art Gallagh, Art M'Edmund Oge, Castle William, gent
M'Gennis, Art M'Phelim, Castle William, gent
Magennis, Hugh, Calragh, gent
Magennis, Rosse, Erunell, gent
Magennis, Art, Erunell, gent
Magennis, Bryan, Erunell, gent
Magennis, John, Loghlans, gent
Magennis, Hugh, Loghlans, gent
Magennis, Bryan, Clonduffe, gent
Magennis, Aughty, Gurnery, gent
Magennis M'Ferdoragh, Bryan, Ballydowban, gent
Magennis, Art, Ballynarry, gent
Magennis, Murtagh, Greencastle, esq
Magennis, Edmund Oge, Ballymagarrick, gent
Magennis, Art Roe, Ballymagarrick, gent
Magennis, Edmund, Tillihsh [Tillilish], clerk
Magennis, Cornelius Battagh, Tillihsh, gent
Magennis, [blank], Tillihsh, gent
Magennis, Bryan, Ballydogan, gent
Magennis, Arthur Roe, Brughes gent
Magennis, Daniel, Shean, gent
Magennis, Glossny, Newry, gent
Magennis, Hugh, Newry, gent
Magennis, Roger, Newry, gent
Magwygin, Hugh, Bootere, gent
Makey, Neale, Dromore, doctor of medicine
M'Alester, Denis, Tullytobe [Tullylobe], gent
M'Bryn, Patrick, Tullyard, gent
M'Brin, John, Tullard, gent
M'Brin, Donal, Loghbruckland, gent
M'Bryn, Hugh, Loghbrickland, gent
M'Brin, Patrick, Kilcow, clerk
M'Bryn, Charles, Clanduffe, clerk
M'Cartan, John, Ballynahinch, gent
M'Cartan, Phehm, Ballymaganachy, gent
M'Cartan, Patrick, Moyduke, gent
M'Cartan, Art, Magherenock, gent
M'Cartan, Owen, Magherenock, gent
M'Cartan, Fergus, Ballymaghaghny, gent
M'Cartan, James, Tillihsh, gent
M'Conaghly, Knogher, Ballybruck, gent
M'Convell, Rory, Ballyry, gent
M'Convell, Daniel Roe, Lower Blary, gent
M'Convell, Edmund, Ballydogan, gent
M'Convell, Bryan, Ballydogan, gent
M'Convell, Cullo, Ballydogan, gent
M'Conwell, Daniel Carragh, Warringstowne, gent
M'Garry, Cull, Lurginveale, yeoman
M'Gawlie, Tobias, Raphrilan, gent
M'Gorrigan, Bryan, Gortrosse, gent
M'Grady, Daniel, Creevecarnan, gent
M'Grany, Rory, Tullisish [Tullylish], gent
M'Gra, Cullo, Annaghmactiobin, gent
M'lllone, Owen, Lurginveale, gent
M'Key, John, Loghbrickland, gent
M'Laverry, Owen, Muneclari [Muneslan], gent
M'Lindon, Cui, Gurtrosse, gent
M'Lyndon, Art, Gortrosse, gent
M'Lyndon, Cullo, Lower Ballyry, gent
M'Manus, Hugh, Tillclobe, gent
M'Mullin, James, Killykeagh, clerk
M'Murtagh Oge de Lavery, Edmund, Bootere, gent
M'Owen, James Bawn, Magheralin, clerk
M'Owen, James Duffe, Magheralin, gent
M'Quingan, Patrick, Benagh, gent
M'Turpan, James, Rowhalph, gent
M'Veagh, James, Clare, gent
M'Veagh, Patrick Modder, Clare, gent
Muckellby, Dominick, Clanduffe, clerk
Mullone, Patrick, Dromore, gent
Mullone, John, Dromore, gent
Murphy, Quedman [Redmond], Raphrilan, gent
Murphy, Cull, Ballymackalbrick, gent
O'Boyle, Hugh, Raphrilan, gent
O'Brady, Edmund, Tullyloe, gent
O'Croan, Patrick, Lurginveale, gent
O'Dagan, Thomas, Baffery [Raffery], gent
O'Deran, [Blank], Cruecarnona, gent
O'Doran, Edward, Kilcoe, clerk
O'Dorron, Bryan Roe, Derrycorrisse, gent
O'Doron, Edmund, Derrycorrisse, gent
O'Dowell, Owen, Tullard, gent
O'Dowdall, Hugh, Tullyard, gent
O'Dowdall, Patrick, Tullard, gent
O'Dunnond, Brian, Annaghmactiobin, gent
O'Fagan, Manus, Clannallen, clerk
O'Fogan [Fagan], Bryan, Drumgagh, clerk
O'Ferren, Patrick, Knocknegarr, gent
O'Falty, Owen, Annaghmactiobin, gent
O'Fulty, Patrick, Annaghmactiobin, gent
O'Grebin, Patrick, Kilmore, gent
O'Grebin, John, Kilmore, gent
O'Hara, John, Ballynahinsh, gent
O'Hilton, John, Annaghlean [Annaghlane], clerk
O'Kelly, Hugh, Drumbellyrony [Drumballyrony], clerk
O'Kelly, Thady, Bootere [Bottier], gent
O'Kenevan, Brian, Ballymackalbrick, gent
O'Larry, Bryan Kagh, Betone, gent
O'Laverey, Murtogh, Magheralin, clerk
O'Laverey, Tirlagh Oge, Batare, gent
O'Laverey, Patrick, Batare, gent
O'Laverey, Donal Corbiedragh, Ballynegarragher, gent
O'Laverey, William, Sarell [Savell], clerk
O'Laverey, Hugh Dow, Ballynegarghan gent
O'Laverey, Bryan Moore, Miragh, gent
O'Leverey, Art, -- , esq
O'Leverey, Patrick, Newry, gent
O'Lawry, Art, Warringstowne, gent
O'Lawry, Bryan, Ballymagarkin, gent
O'Learey, Terlagh Roe, Gortrasse, esq
O'Neile, Hugh Mergagh, Dromarah [Dromara], gent
O'Neale, Shane, Criviecarnan, gent
O'Neale, Con, Turtullan, gent
O'Neale, Murtogh, Tullelish [Tullylish], gent
O'Neale, Brian, Tullelish, gent
O'Nogher, Owen Fade, Lurginveale, gent
O'Prey, Patrick, Little Ardee, clerk
O'Rony, Bryan, Annaghmactiobin, gent
O'Sheill, Hugh, Drumgolan, clerk
Philipps, James, Dromore, gent
Philipps, Edward, Dromore, gent
Russell, Valentine, Queenams towne, gent
Russell, Charles, Lisinafir, gent
Russell, James, Comanstowne, gent
Russell, Patrick, Walshippstowne, gent
Russell, Christopher, Downepatrick, gent
Russell, James, Carrymacrolly, gent
Savage, Rowland, Portaferry, gent
Savage, Thomas, Dromade, gent
Savage, Luke, Dontrunk, gent
Savage, Rowland, Queenams towne, gent
Savage, James, Ballyspurge, gent
Savage, Patrick, Killimlullykelly [Killinchykelly], gent
Savage, James, Rookes, gent
Savage, Patrick, jun, Ballygallgott, gent
Savage, Henry, Ballygallott, gent
Savage, Patrick, Arghier, gent
Savage, John, Roehs, gent
Savage, Patrick, Ballymagarkin, gent
Savage, Henry, Ballymagarkin, gent
Savage, Hugh, Ballymagarkin, gent
Savage, Hugh, Bellydarby, gent
Savage, James, Bellydarby, gent
Tyrrell, Thomas, Newry, gent
White, Rowland, Dronloe, gent
White, Patrick, Crowbane, gent

A list of the several persons who stand indicted and outlawed for high treason by them severally committed in parts beyond the seas against his majesty and her majesty since their accession to the crown.

Maggennis, Bernard, Lissnafligan [Lissnasligan], gent, son of Rosse
Magennis, Bernard O Daniell Oge, Ballygarranmore, esq
Magennis, Conn, Carricknevaddie, gent
M'Cartan, Patrick M'Phelen Boy, Aluddock, gent
O’Cartan, Phelin Rugh M'Phelin Boy, Ballymagrahan, gent
O’Lawry, Terrence Roe, Taghlamony, gent
Russell, James, Quomanstowne, gent
Russell, Valentine, Quonmanstowne, esq
Savage, Rowland, Ballygallgett, gent
Savage, James, Ballygallgett, gent
White, George, Carrowbane, gent, son of Patrick
White, James, Carrowbane, gent, another son of the said Patrick
White, Rowland, Crowbane, gent

A list of the adjudications at the council board [claims under the articles of Limerick and Galway].

Doyne, George, Killcliffe, 23 May 1692
Gibbons, Capt. William, Ballykinter, 4 July 1692
McGinnis, Col Daniel, Donnogh more, 29 June 1692
McGinnis, Rosse, Ballyleny, 4 July 1692
McGinnis, Capt. Phelim, Castlewillen, 8 July 1692
McGinnis, Capt. Arthur, Caberagh, 8 July 1692
Iveagh, Bryan, Lord Viscount, 6 July 1692
Savage, James, Ballispurge, 11 May 1692
Savage, Capt. Patrick, Killnichy, 1 July 1692
Savage, Lt Hugh, Dromonode, 11 June 1692
Savage, Patrick, Ballygolgan, 1 July 1692
Savage, Major Rowland, Ballygolan, 13 May 1692
Savage, Capt. Hugh, Arskeene, 29 June 1692
Smith, Roger, Dromgollin, 6 December 1694
Savage, Lt Patrick, Downpatrick, 16 November, 1694

A list of the adjudications in the present Court of Claims

McCartan, Capt. John, Drommaville, 24 May 1699
Crelly, John, Newry, 5 July 1699
Dromgold, John, Newry, 30 August 1699
Dromgold, Allexander, Newry, 30 August 1699
Eveagh, Bryan, Lord (by Thomas Buttler) and Lady Eveagh, 1 Sept. 1699
Hanlan, Capt. John, Ballintemple 28 August 1699



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