From Pat Purcell Papers.
County of Carlow to wit
I Alexander Durdin of Huntington in the Parish of
Moycombe, Barony of St. Mullins & County of Carlow, Esquire,
do hereby Notice to the Clerk of the Peace of the said
County that I have Arms at my house at Huntington aforesaid,
And that I usually keep the greater part thereof in my Bed
chamber, & a part thereof in the Bed chamber of my son
Robert Durdin at Huntington aforesaid ~~ The above named
Alex Durdin came this day before me & made Oath that the
above Notification is true to the best of his knowledge &
belief, & Saith he believes that he is by Law Intitled to
keep Arms ~~ Sworn before me at Killdavin in the County of
Carlow this 30th day of March 1796 a Justice of the Peace
for the said County of Carlow ~~
(signed ) Alex Durdin ~~ Beauchamp Colclough.