C/Egd/1125


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CaseStart_date_as_date08/01/29 00:00:0008/01/29 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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CaseCommonNameCarfa,JohnCarfa,John
Commissionfrom Presbytery of Dalkeithcommission for execution
Complaintagainst a witch-prickerAbout a common ritual
Correspondenceabout examining witchesDutch gentlewoman from Lubeck
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CharnotesDenounced under oath by Jannet Ker and Marjori...The whole case seems to be built around his co...
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WeatherModification00
OtherMaleficiaNotesAccused of putting salt in ale to make it go off?Part of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...
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CauseofmaliceRevenge for being called a witchVerbal Insult
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Reference2nd S, v3 p. 2692nd S, v3 p. 269
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DetailsJackdaw (Kea)to a drunken stable hand
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PostTrialNotesTaken to the usual place of execution in Dalke...The date was given in Calendar of State Papers.
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