C/Egd/1028


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Age_estchild_x00
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Res_presbyteryHaddingtonHaddington
Res_countyHaddingtonHaddington
Res_burghDunbarHaddington
Res_NGR_LettersNTNT
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SocioecStatusVery PoorVery Poor
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Alias_yMoscropMoscrop
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DesTitle_yLord Cliftonhallburgess
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CaseSystemIdEGDEGD
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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_case7128
CaseCommonNameCuthbertson,BeatrixCuthbertson,Beatrix
Commissioncommission for execution from parliament.General Assembly
ComplaintAbout a common ritualagainst a witch-pricker
CorrespondenceKing to Lord of Lornedescription of scepticism about 1590-1 withcra...
Chronicle_xNaNNaN
Other_xSome persons in Dreghornkirk session records
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WhiteMagic_p00
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CharnotesImplicated by Christian Wilsoune (c/la/2689) w...Part of the North Berwick hunt, that revovled ...
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DevilNotesFirst he kissed her, he didn't lay with her im...She sent three cats to someone's house to make...
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Familiars00
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SympatheticMagic00
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FolkNotesPredicted someone's death. She said the Devil...Claimed that Jonet Great, who was dead, came o...
HumanIllness00
HumanDeath00
AnimalIllness00
AnimalDeath00
FemaleInfertility00
MaleImpotence00
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DiseaseNotesShe was accused of failing to heal many times....She was accused of failing to heal many times....
PropertyDamage00
WeatherModification00
OtherMaleficiaNotesIn second trial, she was described as a 'skill...In second trial, she was described as a 'skill...
OtherChargesNotesBy 'charmes and malifices' she caused the deat...Accused of murdering two women by poisoning an...
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DefenseNotesShe used the common defence strategy of trying...No words or deeds. Defence argued relevancy of...
CaseNotesA copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...She was accused of causing death through the c...
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MaliceID226
CauseofmaliceRevengeRefusal of alms
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MusicalInstrument_Textplayed by James KirkDevil played it
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1028R/EGD/1028
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ReferenceID10281028
SourceRefRPCRPC
Reference2nd S, v2 p. 4392nd S, v2 p. 439
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Notes_yinterrogation a shortened list.mega-confession regarding healing. Document i...
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DetailsBummie BeeHare
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Actiondropdate_as_date09/07/93 00:00:0007/05/31 00:00:00
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TrialDate_as_date09/10/61 00:00:0008/03/61 00:00:00
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TrialNotesdescribed as convicted by an assize and 'brint...described as convicted by an assize and 'brint...
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ExecutionmethodStrangle & BurnStrangle & Burn
ExecutionDate26/11/166128/1/1591
ExecutionDate_as_date11/26/61 00:00:0011/26/61 00:00:00
ExecutionPlaceCastle HillCastle Hill
Exec_settlementMurebrallMurebrall
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PostTrialNotesher sentence was commuted and she was not exec...The date was given in Calendar of State Papers.
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Inversion01
Locationthe grace of Godpier-head
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