MCMAHON and OTHERS. MS 603, p. 47a 15 July 1549
MS 603, p. 47a
Calendar of the Carew Manuscripts preserved in the Archiepiscopal Library at Lambeth, ed. J. S. Brewer & W. Bullen (6 vols., 1867-73), vol. I, document 189.
Memorandum that McMahon, Brian McMahon, his brother, and Hugh Oge, captains, on the 15th July 3 Edward VI., appeared before the Lord Deputy and Council at Kilmaynam, and before them were objected and alleged as well the refusal of the King's Scots under their several rules, as divers other misdeeds and offences, and particularly the violation of such orders as were lately taken between them at "villam Pontanam," commonly called Drogheda, by reason of which they have incurred the penalty of 500 marks; but upon their submission to the King, the Lord Deputy and Council have remitted that penalty. They faithfully promise to be true subjects, or forfeit all their possessions. The Lord Deputy is surety, commonly called "slanetye.