C/Egd/1050


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M_SurnameSimpson
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Res_burghDunbar
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Res_NGR_Northing894
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Occupation_xVagabond
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CaseStart_date_as_date11/18/28 00:00:00
Case_date18/11/1628
Case_date_as_date11/18/28 00:00:00
Age_at_case71
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Complaintagainst a witch-pricker
Correspondencereportage about Ewphame Mackalyean
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DevilNotesThe devil was called Christonday and taught Gr...
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CaseNotesThe King was petitioned as well, regarding thi...
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1050
RefSystemIDEGD
ReferenceID1050
SourceRefRPC
Reference2nd S, v2 p. 489
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ArrestDate_as_date04/15/97 00:00:00
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FledDate_as_date06/01/30 00:00:00
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Actiondropdate7/8/1661
Actiondropdate_as_date07/05/31 00:00:00
ActiondroppedbyLA/42
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ProcessTypeNaN
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TrialDate_as_date09/10/61 00:00:00
TrialPlaceTolbooth
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ExecutionDate28/1/1591
ExecutionDate_as_date11/26/61 00:00:00
ExecutionPlaceCastle Hill
Exec_settlementMurebrall
Exec_parishP/ST/1328
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PostTrialNotesHer doom was pronounced on 15 June 1591
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Createdate05/21/01 11:12:56
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Lastupdatedon10/09/01 10:46:25