C/Egd/1128


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Res_countyEdinburghEdinburgh
Res_burghEdinburghForfar
Res_NGR_LettersNTNT
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CaseStart_date_as_date09/05/29 00:00:0009/05/29 00:00:00
Case_date17/9/162917/9/1629
Case_date_as_date09/17/29 00:00:0009/17/29 00:00:00
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CaseCommonNameThomesoun,ChristianThomesoun,Christian
Commissionutheris to be dilate and aprrehenditdivers persons
ComplaintAbout a common ritualAbout a common ritual
CorrespondenceReportage about the 1597 trialsKing James is interested in a great number of ...
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CharnotesPart of the North Berwick hunt, that revovled ...Denounced by Margaret Duchall and confessed to...
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Familiars00
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HumanDeath00
AnimalIllness00
AnimalDeath00
FemaleInfertility00
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WeatherModification00
OtherMaleficiaNotesPart of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...Part of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...
OtherChargesNotesAccused of harming people and goods by using c...Accused of harming people and goods by using c...
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ClaimedPossessed00
AdmitLesserCharge00
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DefenseNotesNo words or deeds. Defence argued relevancy of...She used the common defence strategy of trying...
CaseNotesListed with 2 others.Listed with 2 others.
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ReferenceID11282838
SourceRefRPCDalkeith Presbytery records
Reference2nd series, vol 3, p 290.CH2/424/1.
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Notes_yRecord of commission.17/9/1629, no pagination. Note to send 3 minis...
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Detailscatshe took shape of cat
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Actiondropdate_as_date07/05/31 00:00:0008/07/61 00:00:00
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TrialNotesNo details of trial itself.No details of trial itself.
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ExecutionmethodStrangle & BurnStrangle & Burn
ExecutionDate18/9/166126/11/1661
ExecutionDate_as_date07/11/29 00:00:0011/26/61 00:00:00
ExecutionPlaceCastle HillCastle Hill
Exec_settlementMurebrallMurebrall
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PostTrialNotesThe date was given in Calendar of State Papers.The date was given in Calendar of State Papers.
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Locationoff the coast of the pannesNewtown Deinhead
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