C/Egd/1196


Unnamed: 0705
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FirstNameHelen
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M_SurnameBisset
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DesTitle_xDr.
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Age_estchild_x0
Res_settlementCorsmoire
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Res_presbyteryKirkcaldy
Res_countyFife
Res_burghDysart
Res_NGR_LettersNT
Res_NGR_Easting670
Res_NGR_Northing780
Ethnic_originEnglish
MaritalStatusMarried
SocioecStatusMiddling
Occupation_xServant
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Createdate_x05/15/01 11:06:51
Lastupdatedby_xjhm
Lastupdatedon_x10/02/02 15:18:28
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FirstnameBarabara
Alias_yMoscrop
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DesTitle_yLord of Fowlis
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Createdate_y07/17/01 15:29:52
Lastupdatedby_yLEM
Lastupdatedon_y11/23/01 14:43:27
CaseRefC/EGD/1196
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CaseSystemIdEGD
NamedIndividual-1
CaseStart_date11/3/1630
CaseStart_date_as_date03/11/30 00:00:00
Case_date11/3/1630
Case_date_as_date03/11/30 00:00:00
Age_at_case37
CaseCommonNameBissat,Helen
Commissionto try witches in Queensferry
ComplaintAbout a common ritual
CorrespondenceDescription of Torture written to the Speaker ...
Chronicle_xNaN
Other_xspecification of witchcraft under jurisdiction...
Suspects_text3
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NotEnoughInfo_s1
WhiteMagic_p0
WhiteMagic_s0
CharnotesNot only was she refused alms followed by a cu...
DemonicPact0
DevilNotesDevil came to her after her husband died, she ...
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MeetingNameNaN
DevilPresent0
Maleficium0
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DevilWorship0
FoodAndDrink0
Dancing0
Singing0
SingingTextNaN
OtherPracticesNaN
MeetingNotesmade much mischief on a ship.
Elphane/Fairyland0
Food/Drink0
SpecificVerbalFormulae0
SpecificRitualActs0
Familiars0
Shape-Changing0
Dreams/Visions0
UnorthodoxReligiousPractice0
SympatheticMagic0
Ridingdead0
FolkNotesPredicted someone's death. She said the Devil...
HumanIllness0
HumanDeath0
AnimalIllness0
AnimalDeath0
FemaleInfertility0
MaleImpotence0
AggravatingDisease0
TransferringDisease0
LayingOn0
Removalbewitchment0
Quarreling0
Cursing0
Poisoning0
RecHealer0
HealingHumans0
HealingAnimals0
Midwifery0
DiseaseNotesSeems to have threatened her neighbours. Told ...
PropertyDamage0
WeatherModification0
OtherMaleficiaNotesburned a field of corn
OtherChargesNotesAccused of using charms, sorcery and witchcraft
ClaimedBewitched0
ClaimedPossessed0
AdmitLesserCharge0
ClaimedNaturalCauses0
Nodefence0
DefenseNotesShe used the common defence strategy of trying...
CaseNotesNo case details but 12 others listed in reques...
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Createdate_x.105/15/01 17:00:16
Lastupdatedby_x.1jhm
Lastupdatedon_x.110/02/02 15:18:28
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Demonic_TypeAnti-baptism
Demonic_Textright knee
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MusicalInstrument_Textplayed by James Kirk
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Createdate_y.305/07/02 15:25:30
Lastupdatedby_y.3LEM
Lastupdatedon_y.307/02/01 10:54:57
ReferenceRefR/EGD/1196
RefSystemIDEGD
ReferenceID1196
SourceRefRPC
Reference2nd S, v3 p. 488
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Notes_ysame text as JC2/2
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Createdate_x.405/15/01 17:33:52
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Createdate_x.507/04/01 12:54:50
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Trial_NGR_EastingNaN
Trial_NGR_NorthingNaN
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WatchingDate11/1629
WatchingDate_as_date01/11/1629
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ArrestDate14/8/1678
ArrestDate_as_date06/09/49 00:00:00
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FledDate_as_date04/01/97 00:00:00
ActionDropped0
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Actiondropdate_as_date07/05/31 00:00:00
ActiondroppedbyLA/181
ActionbodyHigh Court
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PretrialNotesCommission for arrest but no record if it happ...
ProcessTypeNaN
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TrialDate_as_date11/11/61 00:00:00
TrialPlaceTolbooth
Female_accusers0
Male_accusers0
High_status0
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Verdict_yGuilty
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Cjtorder0
Cjtdate27/8/1661
Cjtdate_as_date09/05/29 00:00:00
Circuit0
CircuitnameSouth
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Noreftocentral0
TrialNotesTrial was ordered under the signet.
Execution0
ExecutionmethodStrangle & Burn
ExecutionDate18/9/1661
ExecutionDate_as_date11/13/29 00:00:00
ExecutionPlaceCastle Hill
Exec_settlementMurebrall
Exec_parishP/ST/1328
Exec_presbyteryNaN
Exec_countyEdinburgh
Exec_burghDalkeith
Exec_NGR_LettersNaN
Exec_NGR_EastingNaN
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PostTrialNotesher sentence was commuted and she was not exec...
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Createdate_x.610/09/01 10:47:47
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Inversion0
LocationCauld Coit mure
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Createdate01/16/02 11:49:17
LastupdatedbyLEM
Lastupdatedon07/04/01 12:54:27