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CaseRefC/EGD/1089
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CaseStart_date24/1/1629
CaseStart_date_as_date01/24/29 00:00:00
Case_date24/2/1629
Case_date_as_date02/24/29 00:00:00
Age_at_case51
CaseCommonNameCumroy,Bessie
CommissionPrivy Council
ComplaintAbout a common ritual
CorrespondenceSondry witches taken
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Other_xMinister's announcement to pursue witches
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CharnotesAlastair Hendry has Thom Reid, the man Bessie ...
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DevilNotesDevil came to her after her husband died, she ...
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AnimalIllness0
AnimalDeath0
FemaleInfertility0
MaleImpotence0
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OtherMaleficiaNotesPart of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...
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DefenseNotesNo acts alleged
CaseNotesA copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...
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ReferenceID1089
SourceRefRPC
Reference2nd S, v3 p. 62
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Other_ysupplication for release from prison
Notes_yher confession of 27/1/1591
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ArrestDate22/11/1649
ArrestDate_as_date06/09/49 00:00:00
Fled0
FledDate17/6/1706
FledDate_as_date01/01/44 00:00:00
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Actiondropdate7/8/1661
Actiondropdate_as_date07/05/31 00:00:00
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TrialDate_as_date08/20/61 00:00:00
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ExecutionDate_as_date06/01/58 00:00:00
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PostTrialNotesThe date was given in Calendar of State Papers.
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Locationoff the coast of the pannes
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Createdate05/21/01 11:07:12
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