C/Egd/1112


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CaseStart_date24/3/162924/3/1629
CaseStart_date_as_date03/24/29 00:00:0003/24/29 00:00:00
Case_date1/8/16291/8/1629
Case_date_as_date08/01/29 00:00:0008/01/29 00:00:00
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CaseCommonNameQuhyte,IsobelQuhyte,Isobel
CommissionSundry personscommission for execution
Complaintagainst a witch-prickerAbout a common ritual
CorrespondenceDescription of Torture written to the Speaker ...King to Lord of Lorne
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Other_xJohn Kincaid, witch pricker examinedFast ordered by the Synod because of witches
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CharnotesPart of the North Berwick witch hunt. It invo...Part of the North Berwick witch hunt. It invo...
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OtherMaleficiaNotesPart of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...In second trial, she was described as a 'skill...
OtherChargesNotesShe confessed to bothAccused of using charms, sorcery and witchcraft
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DefenseNotesShe used the common defence strategy of trying...She used the common defence strategy of trying...
CaseNotesA copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...The King was petitioned as well, regarding thi...
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1112R/EGD/1112
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ReferenceID11121112
SourceRefRPCRPC
Reference2nd S, v3 pp. 145, 2702nd S, v3 pp. 145, 270
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Detailsgrey catwhen people were injured
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TrialNotesElspet, her sisters and father were found not ...The trial was continued due to lengthy objecti...
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ExecutionmethodBurnStrangle & Burn
ExecutionDate26/11/166128/1/1591
ExecutionDate_as_date11/26/61 00:00:0001/28/91 00:00:00
ExecutionPlaceCastle HillCastle Hill
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PostTrialNotesno informationThe date was given in Calendar of State Papers.
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