C/Egd/1137


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Age_estchild_x00
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Res_presbyteryHaddingtonHaddington
Res_countyHaddingtonHaddington
Res_burghAberdeenEdinburgh
Res_NGR_LettersNTNT
Res_NGR_Easting670670
Res_NGR_Northing730780
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CaseStart_date_as_date11/03/29 00:00:0011/03/29 00:00:00
Case_date1/4/16301/4/1630
Case_date_as_date04/01/30 00:00:0004/01/30 00:00:00
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CaseCommonNameSinclare,AgnesSinclare,Agnes
Commissioncommission against witchesSundry witches
Complaintagainst a witch-prickerAbout a common ritual
Correspondenceabout James VI and witchesWoman, and many others
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CharnotesNo enough information in RPC about charges bro...No enough information in RPC about charges bro...
DemonicPact00
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Familiars00
Shape-Changing00
Dreams/Visions00
UnorthodoxReligiousPractice00
SympatheticMagic00
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FolkNotesPredicted someone's death. She said the Devil...Predicted someone's death. She said the Devil...
HumanIllness00
HumanDeath00
AnimalIllness00
AnimalDeath00
FemaleInfertility00
MaleImpotence00
AggravatingDisease00
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LayingOn00
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Quarreling00
Cursing00
Poisoning00
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HealingAnimals00
Midwifery00
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PropertyDamage00
WeatherModification00
OtherMaleficiaNotesPart of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...Caused a man to have pains like a women in chi...
OtherChargesNotesAccused of harming people and goods by using c...charged with charming in RPC p. 104
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ClaimedPossessed00
AdmitLesserCharge00
ClaimedNaturalCauses00
Nodefence00
DefenseNotesClaimed that the only thing in her dittay that...No acts alleged
CaseNotesA copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...K. Remy, B. Paton, and M. Tailior were extraju...
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MaliceID2390
CauseofmaliceFailed business interactionRevenge
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MusicalInstrument_Textplayed by James KirkDevil played it
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ReferenceID11373666
SourceRefRPCProcess Notes
Reference2nd series, iii, pp. 334, 361-2, 515.JC26/9 item 9
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Notes_yBundle labelled 'Musselburgh Witches', a parti...Hammilton documents
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ShapeChanging_TypeApparitionApparition
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TrialSystemIdJOJO
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Trial_settlementEdinburghEdinburgh
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Trial_presbyteryEdinburghEdinburgh
Trial_countyEdinburghEdinburgh
Trial_burghEdinburghMusselburgh
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ArrestDate_as_date04/15/97 00:00:0002/01/23 00:00:00
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FledDate_as_date06/17/06 00:00:0007/01/61 00:00:00
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Actiondropdate_as_date08/07/61 00:00:0011/26/29 00:00:00
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ActionbodyCommittee of EstatesPrivy Council
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PretrialNotesCharts progress through commissions for invest...Charts progress through commissions for invest...
ProcessTypeNaNNaN
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TrialDate_as_date01/21/91 00:00:0001/21/91 00:00:00
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Sentence_yExecutionReleased
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Cjtdate18/9/166118/9/1661
Cjtdate_as_date08/27/61 00:00:0001/28/29 00:00:00
Circuit00
CircuitnameNorthSouth and West
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TrialNotesNo details about trial or date of trial in RPC.No details about trial or date of trial in RPC.
Execution00
ExecutionmethodStrangle & BurnStrangle & Burn
ExecutionDate9/8/166126/11/1661
ExecutionDate_as_date11/26/61 00:00:0007/30/61 00:00:00
ExecutionPlaceCastle HillCastle Hill
Exec_settlementMurebrallMurebrall
Exec_parishP/ST/1328P/ST/1328
Exec_presbyteryNaNNaN
Exec_countyDumfriesRenfrew
Exec_burghAberdeenDalkeith
Exec_NGR_LettersNaNNaN
Exec_NGR_EastingNaNNaN
Exec_NGR_NorthingNaNNaN
PostTrialNotesSJC notes that he was definitely executed by 2...SJC notes that he was definitely executed by 2...
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WhiteMagicRefWM/LA/14WM/LA/32
WhiteMagicSystemIdJOLA
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MeetingPlaceRefMP/JO/311MP/LA/644
MeetingPlaceSystemIdLALA
MeetingPlaceID135622
MeetingPlace_PlaceKirkKirk
Inversion01
LocationJock's LodgeNewtoun Deam
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