C/Egd/1026


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Res_presbyteryHaddingtonHaddington
Res_countyHaddingtonHaddington
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Res_NGR_Northing780780
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MaritalStatusMarriedMarried
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CaseRefC/EGD/1026C/EGD/1026
CaseId10261026
CaseSystemIdEGDEGD
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CaseStart_date8/8/16288/8/1628
CaseStart_date_as_date08/08/28 00:00:0008/08/28 00:00:00
Case_date8/8/16288/8/1628
Case_date_as_date08/08/28 00:00:0008/08/28 00:00:00
Age_at_case3515
CaseCommonNameStrauchane,JanetStrauchane,Janet
Commissionjusticiary comm issued by parliamentutheris to be dilate and aprrehendit
Complaintagainst a witch-prickeragainst a witch-pricker
Correspondence3 witches out of CaithnessDutch gentlewoman from Lubeck
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Other_xPresbytery entryFast ordered by the Synod because of witches
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CharnotesPart of the North Berwick witch hunt. It invo...The commission does not give any information a...
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Familiars00
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Dreams/Visions00
UnorthodoxReligiousPractice00
SympatheticMagic00
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HumanIllness00
HumanDeath00
AnimalIllness00
AnimalDeath00
FemaleInfertility00
MaleImpotence00
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DiseaseNotesIllnesses tended to follow quarrels with Young...Caused someone to go mad and die; caused cows ...
PropertyDamage00
WeatherModification00
OtherMaleficiaNotesPart of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...Part of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...
OtherChargesNotesAccused of harming people and goods by using c...charged with charming in RPC p. 104
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ClaimedPossessed00
AdmitLesserCharge00
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DefenseNotesNo words or deeds. Defence argued relevancy of...She used the common defence strategy of trying...
CaseNotesThe King was petitioned as well, regarding thi...The project did not check Larner's reference t...
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1026R/EGD/1026
RefSystemIDEGDEGD
ReferenceID10261026
SourceRefRPCRPC
Reference2nd S, v2 p. 4392nd S, v2 p. 439
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PretrialNotesIn her confession her meetings with the Devil ...Mega-confession where she denied the demonic e...
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TrialDate_as_date12/26/90 00:00:0006/09/91 00:00:00
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Cjtdate_as_date08/27/61 00:00:0009/18/61 00:00:00
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TrialNotesThis was a High Court of Justiciary trial held...described as convicted by an assize and 'brint...
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ExecutionDate_as_date09/20/78 00:00:0002/20/77 00:00:00
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Exec_presbyteryNaNNaN
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Exec_burghDalkeithPaisley
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PostTrialNotesThe date was given in Calendar of State Papers.The date was given in Calendar of State Papers.
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