West Cork History

COMPOSITIONS for CESSE and other IMPOSTS. MS 631 5 Aug-11 Oct 1592

These documents are held at Lambeth Palace Library

Former reference: MS 631

49 Pages.

COMPOSITIONS for CESSE and other IMPOSTS. MS 631 5 Aug-11 Oct 1592

These documents are held at Lambeth Palace Library

Former reference: MS 631

49 Pages.

Supplementary information: Calendar of the Carew Manuscripts preserved in the Archiepiscopal Library at Lambeth, ed. J. S. Brewer & W. Bullen (6 vols., 1867-73), vol. III, document 130.

Contents:
Articles indented betwixt the Queen’s Commissioners and the gentlemen, freeholders, and inhabitants of the country of Orrerie in co. Cork, touching a composition in lieu of cesse; at Cork, 17 September 1592.
Whereas her Majesty by letters patents dated at Dublin 12th July last, and by instructions annexed to the said commission, authorized the said Commissioners to deal with the lords and freeholders and all other possessioners in Munster…

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