C/Egd/1086


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Res_burghAberdeen
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Createdate_x05/15/01 11:06:51
Lastupdatedby_xjhm
Lastupdatedon_x10/01/02 15:46:22
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CaseRefC/EGD/1086
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CaseSystemIdEGD
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CaseStart_date24/2/1629
CaseStart_date_as_date02/24/29 00:00:00
Case_date24/2/1629
Case_date_as_date02/24/29 00:00:00
Age_at_case53
CaseCommonNameMeyne,Bessie
Commissioncertane wemen
Complaintagainst a witch-pricker
Correspondencecommentary about 1590-1
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DevilNotesWent to him because of her poverty. Received ...
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Maleficium0
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Quarreling0
Cursing0
Poisoning0
RecHealer0
HealingHumans0
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PropertyDamage0
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Nodefence0
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Createdate_y.307/04/01 12:58:01
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Lastupdatedon_y.307/04/01 12:58:04
ReferenceRefR/EGD/1086
RefSystemIDEGD
ReferenceID1086
SourceRefRPC
Reference2nd S, v3 p. 62
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ArrestDate_as_date10/07/51 00:00:00
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FledDate_as_date04/01/97 00:00:00
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Actiondropdate_as_date08/07/61 00:00:00
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ProcessTypeNaN
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TrialDate_as_date09/10/61 00:00:00
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ExecutionmethodStrangle & Burn
ExecutionDate28/1/1591
ExecutionDate_as_date01/28/91 00:00:00
ExecutionPlaceCastle Hill
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Exec_countyDumfries
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PostTrialNotesCondemned to be burnt.
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Createdate_x.610/09/01 09:51:06
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Createdate10/16/01 10:08:38
Lastupdatedbyjhm
Lastupdatedon07/26/02 11:43:13