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Case_date1/6/16301/6/1630
Case_date_as_date06/01/30 00:00:0006/01/30 00:00:00
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CaseCommonNameHepburne,BessieHepburne,Bessie
CommissionJustic Court of Jedburgh and Dumfriesof justiciary and lieutenancy
ComplaintAbout a common ritualAbout a common ritual
Correspondencecommentary about 1590-1commentary about 1590-1
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CharnotesImplicated by Alexander Hamilton but no detail...Implicated by Alexander Hamilton but no detail...
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CaseNotesA copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...K. Remy, B. Paton, and M. Tailior were extraju...
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Reference2nd series, iii, p. 334,361-2, 515, 548.JC26/9 item 9
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Detailsbedside and bedfoot many timesto man in his sleep
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PostTrialNotesTo be executed in Wester Duddingston, and main...The date was given in Calendar of State Papers.
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