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Unnamed: 05859
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M_SurnameThomsonThomson
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DesTitle_xDr.Dr.
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Age_estcareer_x00
Age_estchild_x00
Res_settlementCorsouteCorsoute
Res_parishP/ST/443P/ST/703
Res_presbyteryDalkeithDalkeith
Res_countyEdinburghEdinburgh
Res_burghGlasgowEdinburgh
Res_NGR_LettersNTNT
Res_NGR_Easting90670
Res_NGR_Northing730730
Ethnic_originEnglishEnglish
MaritalStatusMarriedMarried
SocioecStatusLowerMiddling
Occupation_xShop-keeperSchool teacher
Notes_xNote in presbytery that accused from ?Corsoute.Note in presbytery that accused from ?Corsoute.
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SurnameMakcalyaneDrewar
FirstnameAlesonThomas
Alias_yMoscropMoscrop
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DesTitle_yLord CliftonhallLord Cliftonhall
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CaseId10371037
CaseSystemIdEGDEGD
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CaseStart_date28/8/162828/8/1628
CaseStart_date_as_date08/28/28 00:00:0008/28/28 00:00:00
Case_date4/9/16284/9/1628
Case_date_as_date09/04/28 00:00:0009/04/28 00:00:00
Age_at_case1065
CaseCommonNameThomsoun,IssobellThomsoun,Issobell
Commissionof justiciary and lieutenancyopen commission to try witches
ComplaintAbout a common ritualAbout a common ritual
CorrespondenceKing to the AdvocateKing to the Advocate
Chronicle_xNaNNaN
Other_xPresbytery minutesCouncil remits to magistrates for imprisoning ...
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UNorthodoxRelPract_s00
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NotEnoughInfo_s11
WhiteMagic_p00
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CharnotesFew details about accusation or confession.Few details about accusation or confession.
DemonicPact00
DevilNotesFew details but presbytery notes she confessed...Few details but presbytery notes she confessed...
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Singing00
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Food/Drink00
SpecificVerbalFormulae00
SpecificRitualActs00
Familiars00
Shape-Changing00
Dreams/Visions00
UnorthodoxReligiousPractice00
SympatheticMagic00
Ridingdead00
FolkNotesPredicted someone's death. She said the Devil...Predicted someone's death. She said the Devil...
HumanIllness00
HumanDeath00
AnimalIllness00
AnimalDeath00
FemaleInfertility00
MaleImpotence00
AggravatingDisease00
TransferringDisease00
LayingOn00
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Quarreling00
Cursing00
Poisoning00
RecHealer00
HealingHumans00
HealingAnimals00
Midwifery00
DiseaseNotesSeems to have threatened her neighbours. Told ...She was accused of failing to heal many times....
PropertyDamage00
WeatherModification00
OtherMaleficiaNotesIn second trial, she was described as a 'skill...Part of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...
OtherChargesNotesAccused of harming people and goods by using c...Accused of harming people and goods by using c...
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ClaimedPossessed00
AdmitLesserCharge00
ClaimedNaturalCauses00
Nodefence00
DefenseNotesDenies being guilty of maleficeClaimed that the only thing in her dittay that...
CaseNotesAccused with 2 others.Accused with 2 others.
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MaliceRefMA/LA/20MA/LA/25
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1037R/JO/2819
RefSystemIDEGDJO
ReferenceID10372819
SourceRefRPCDalkeith Presbytery records
Reference2nd series, vol 2, p 444.CH2/424/1
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Notes_yThe King wants to sort out whether Hammiltoun ...4/9/1628, no pagination. Only mentions that th...
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Trial_countyEdinburghOrkney
Trial_burghRothesayDalkeith
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WatchingDate11/162911/1629
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ArrestDate18/12/163415/4/1697
ArrestDate_as_date04/15/97 00:00:0004/15/97 00:00:00
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Actiondropdate_as_date07/05/31 00:00:0008/07/61 00:00:00
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PretrialNotesNo details about who requested commission but ...No details about who requested commission but ...
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TrialDate_as_date07/29/61 00:00:0001/22/30 00:00:00
TrialPlaceTolboothTolbooth
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Cjtdate_as_date08/27/61 00:00:0009/18/61 00:00:00
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TrialNotesNo trial detailsNo trial details
Execution00
ExecutionmethodStrangle & BurnStrangle & Burn
ExecutionDate28/1/159110/6/1697
ExecutionDate_as_date01/28/91 00:00:0008/09/61 00:00:00
ExecutionPlaceCastle HillCastle Hill
Exec_settlementMurebrallMurebrall
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PostTrialNotesSJC notes that he was definitely executed by 2...The date was given in Calendar of State Papers.
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Inversion00
LocationLinkis of Prestounthe grace of God
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