C/Egd/1166


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Case_date_as_date12/18/29 00:00:0012/18/29 00:00:00
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CaseCommonNamePringill,AlisounPringill,Alisoun
CommissionJustic Court of Jedburgh and DumfriesDyvers both men and weomen
ComplaintAbout a common ritualbailies complaint about friends of witches vis...
CorrespondenceReportage about the 1597 trials3 witches out of Caithness
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Other_xFast ordered by the Synod because of witchesArrest of C. Cauldwell (alias John Dickson) as...
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CharnotesPart of the North Berwick hunt, that revovled ...Part of the North Berwick hunt, that revovled ...
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FolkNotesOne report said she was seen to go round cows ...The bowl was described as a great bikar that w...
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DiseaseNotesIllnesses tended to follow quarrels with Young...Illnesses tended to follow quarrels with Young...
PropertyDamage00
WeatherModification00
OtherMaleficiaNotesPart of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...burned a field of corn
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DefenseNotesShe used the common defence strategy of trying...She used the common defence strategy of trying...
CaseNotesHe was first denounced as a rebel on May 1624 ...Brought into the North Berwick stuff.
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Reference2nd S, v3 pp. 378, 385, 3862nd S, v3 pp. 378, 385, 386
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Notes_yNamed in another person's confession.JC2/10 and JC2/11 have the same text.\r\nThis ...
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Detailsfor 8 nights, then suffocated a childcat
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ExecutionDate_as_date01/28/91 00:00:0009/18/61 00:00:00
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PostTrialNotesSJC notes that he was definitely executed by 2...execution took place at Penston Muir not in Ed...
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LocationCowe burnall along the south coast of the forth
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