C/Egd/1161


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FirstNameMargaretMargaret
LastNameCuthbertsonCuthbertson
M_FirstnameMargaretMargaret
M_SurnameCuthbertsonCuthbertson
Alias_xCunninghameCunninghame
Patronymic_xNicNic
DesTitle_xDr.Dr.
SexFemaleFemale
Age_x3149
Age_estcareer_x00
Age_estchild_x00
Res_settlementOverkeithEdmestoun
Res_parishP/ST/1334P/ST/1334
Res_presbyteryDalkeithDalkeith
Res_countyEdinburghEdinburgh
Res_burghEdinburghInveraray
Res_NGR_LettersNTNT
Res_NGR_Easting670670
Res_NGR_Northing780780
Ethnic_originGaelEnglish
MaritalStatusMarriedMarried
SocioecStatusUpperVery Poor
Occupation_xVagabondVagabond
Notes_xFew details about accused.Few details about accused.
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Accused_familyRefAF/JO/189AF/LA/128
Accused_familySystemIdLALA
Accused_familyID260288
SurnameSmithGeorge
FirstnameJonetRobert
Alias_yMoscropMoscrop
Patronymic_yMcNik
DesTitle_yLord CliftonhallLord Cliftonhall
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Age_y741
Age_estcareer_y00
Age_estchild_y00
Occupation_yFarmerMiller
RelationshipWifeHusband
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CaseRefC/EGD/1161C/EGD/1161
CaseId11611161
CaseSystemIdEGDEGD
NamedIndividual-1-1
CaseStart_date3/12/16293/12/1629
CaseStart_date_as_date12/03/29 00:00:0012/03/29 00:00:00
Case_date24/12/162924/12/1629
Case_date_as_date12/24/29 00:00:0012/24/29 00:00:00
Age_at_case4965
CaseCommonNameCuthbertson,MargaretCuthbertson,Margaret
Commissionjusticiary comm issued by parliamentIssued by parliament
Complaintbailies complaint about friends of witches vis...About a common ritual
CorrespondenceReportage about the 1597 trials'some others' to be executed
Chronicle_xNaNNaN
Other_xCouncil remits to magistrates for imprisoning ...Presbytery entry
Suspects_text11
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OtherTextwitch for hireturned state's evidence for prosecution
NotEnoughInfo_p11
NotEnoughInfo_s11
WhiteMagic_p00
WhiteMagic_s00
CharnotesThe commission does not give any information a...Part of the North Berwick witch hunt. It invo...
DemonicPact00
DevilNotesHer servant saw a vision of a man in a white s...Devil came to her after her husband died, she ...
WitchesMeeting00
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DevilPresent00
Maleficium00
CommunalSex00
DevilWorship00
FoodAndDrink00
Dancing00
Singing00
SingingTextNaNNaN
OtherPracticesNaNNaN
MeetingNotesMeeting at the suspect's house. Very small ga...a)Meeting at 12:00! B)btw 12-1am, renew pact a...
Elphane/Fairyland00
Food/Drink00
SpecificVerbalFormulae00
SpecificRitualActs00
Familiars00
Shape-Changing00
Dreams/Visions00
UnorthodoxReligiousPractice00
SympatheticMagic00
Ridingdead00
FolkNotesSeems to have been accused of predicting eithe...Predicted someone's death. She said the Devil...
HumanIllness00
HumanDeath00
AnimalIllness00
AnimalDeath00
FemaleInfertility00
MaleImpotence00
AggravatingDisease00
TransferringDisease00
LayingOn00
Removalbewitchment00
Quarreling00
Cursing00
Poisoning00
RecHealer00
HealingHumans00
HealingAnimals00
Midwifery00
DiseaseNotesShe was accused of failing to heal many times....Claimed that the other woman had told her abou...
PropertyDamage00
WeatherModification00
OtherMaleficiaNotesLots of damage to crops - kale, flax, hemp, corn.Burned down a house
OtherChargesNotesAccused of harming people and goods by using c...Accused of harming people and goods by using c...
ClaimedBewitched00
ClaimedPossessed00
AdmitLesserCharge00
ClaimedNaturalCauses00
Nodefence00
DefenseNotesShe used the common defence strategy of trying...No acts alleged
CaseNotesnamed in commission with 1 other but executed ...named in commission with 1 other but executed ...
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DemonicSystemIdLALA
DemonicID379343
Demonic_TypeAnti-baptismWant nothing
Demonic_Textright kneeMarie Luckifoot
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ElfFairy_TypeGreenFairy hill
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MaliceRefMA/LA/67MA/LA/47
MaliceSystemIdLALA
MaliceID8167
CauseofmaliceFailed business interactionRefusal of alms
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MusicalInstrumentRefMI/LA/15MI/LA/15
MusicalInstrumentSystemIdLALA
MusicalInstrumentID1581
MusicalInstrument_TypeTrumpTrump
MusicalInstrument_Textplayed by James KirkDevil played it
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OtherChargesRefOC/LA/24OC/LA/237
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OtherCharges_TypeCharmingCharming
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1161R/JO/2849
RefSystemIDEGDJO
ReferenceID11612849
SourceRefRPCDalkeith Presbytery records
Reference2nd series, vol 3, p 363.CH2/424/1.
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Other_yassize ordered to compearassize ordered to compear
Notes_yNote saying the William Scot is to take her to...24/12/1629, no pagination. Records that minist...
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MotifRefRM/LA/34RM/LA/34
MotifSystemIdJOLA
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Motif_TypeEschatologyFlask of Water
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ShapeChangingRefSC/JO/55SC/LA/18
ShapeChangingSystemIdLALA
ShapeChangingID4412
ShapeChanging_TypeAnimalAnimal
DetailsMargaret Duchill appeared as a catJackdaw (Kea)
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TrialrefT/JO/331T/JO/331
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TrialSystemIdJOJO
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Trial_settlementEdinburghEdinburgh
Trial_parishP/ST/1334P/ST/1334
Trial_presbyteryDalkeithDalkeith
Trial_countyEdinburghEdinburgh
Trial_burghDalkeithDumfries
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Trial_NGR_EastingNaNNaN
Trial_NGR_NorthingNaNNaN
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WatchingDate11/162911/1629
WatchingDate_as_date01/11/162901/11/1629
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ArrestDate22/11/164918/12/1634
ArrestDate_as_date04/01/44 00:00:0004/15/97 00:00:00
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FledDate16627/1661
FledDate_as_date07/01/61 00:00:0006/01/30 00:00:00
ActionDropped00
Actiondropdate5/7/16315/7/1631
Actiondropdate_as_date08/07/61 00:00:0008/07/61 00:00:00
ActiondroppedbyLA/42LA/42
ActionbodyPrivy CouncilHigh Court
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PretrialNotesCommission for trial issued, presbytery record...Commission for trial issued, presbytery record...
ProcessTypeNaNNaN
TrialDate12/162912/1629
TrialDate_as_date12/01/29 00:00:0012/01/29 00:00:00
TrialPlaceTolboothTolbooth
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Verdict_yGuiltyGuilty
Sentence_yExecutionExecution
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Cjtdate18/9/166127/8/1661
Cjtdate_as_date09/18/61 00:00:0009/18/61 00:00:00
Circuit00
CircuitnameNorthSouth and West
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Noreftocentral00
TrialNotesNo details about trial itself.No details about trial itself.
Execution11
ExecutionmethodBurnBurn
ExecutionDate12/162912/1629
ExecutionDate_as_date12/01/29 00:00:0012/01/29 00:00:00
ExecutionPlaceCastle HillCastle Hill
Exec_settlementMurebrallMurebrall
Exec_parishP/ST/1334P/ST/1334
Exec_presbyteryNaNNaN
Exec_countyEdinburghEdinburgh
Exec_burghPaisleyDalkeith
Exec_NGR_LettersNaNNaN
Exec_NGR_EastingNaNNaN
Exec_NGR_NorthingNaNNaN
PostTrialNotesexecution witnessed.execution witnessed.
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WeatherModificationRefWM/LA/1WM/LA/12
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WeatherModification_TypeWhirlwindWhirlwind
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WhiteMagicRefWM/LA/13WM/LA/14
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WhiteMagicID138
WhiteMagic_TypeProphesyProphesy
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MeetingPlace_PlaceHilltopHilltop
Inversion01
Locationc) heid of the broken Calsey of NiddryNewtoun Deam
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