C/Egd/1201


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FirstNameElizabeth
LastNameSelkirk
M_FirstnameElizabeth
M_SurnameSelkirk
Alias_xCunninghame
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DesTitle_xDr.
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Age_estchild_x0
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Res_parishP/JO/3540
Res_presbyteryDalkeith
Res_countyEdinburgh
Res_burghDunbar
Res_NGR_LettersNT
Res_NGR_Easting670
Res_NGR_Northing780
Ethnic_originIrish
MaritalStatusWidowed
SocioecStatusMiddling
Occupation_xTasker
Notes_xDescribed as a poor begging boy. He was a min...
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Createdate_x05/15/01 11:06:51
Lastupdatedby_xjhm
Lastupdatedon_x10/02/02 15:27:17
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Accused_familyID402
SurnameEdington
FirstnameJames
Alias_yMoscrop
Patronymic_yMc
DesTitle_yLord Cliftonhall
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Age_y43
Age_estcareer_y0
Age_estchild_y0
Occupation_yWeaver
RelationshipNiece
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Createdate_y11/18/02 15:27:23
Lastupdatedby_yLEM
Lastupdatedon_y07/17/01 15:32:12
CaseRefC/EGD/1201
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CaseSystemIdEGD
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CaseStart_date1/4/1630
CaseStart_date_as_date04/01/30 00:00:00
Case_date1/4/1630
Case_date_as_date04/01/30 00:00:00
Age_at_case53
CaseCommonNameSelkirk,Elizabeth
CommissionIssued by parliament
ComplaintAbout a common ritual
Correspondenceabout James VI and witches
Chronicle_xNaN
Other_xCourt Book of Orkney
Suspects_text1
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NotEnoughInfo_p1
NotEnoughInfo_s1
WhiteMagic_p0
WhiteMagic_s0
CharnotesShe was a party to several healing attempts th...
DemonicPact0
DevilNotesAccused of giving her newly born baby to the D...
WitchesMeeting0
MeetingNameNaN
DevilPresent0
Maleficium0
CommunalSex0
DevilWorship0
FoodAndDrink0
Dancing0
Singing0
SingingTextNaN
OtherPracticesNaN
MeetingNotesYoung was described as a special commander at ...
Elphane/Fairyland0
Food/Drink0
SpecificVerbalFormulae0
SpecificRitualActs0
Familiars0
Shape-Changing0
Dreams/Visions0
UnorthodoxReligiousPractice0
SympatheticMagic0
Ridingdead0
FolkNotesClaimed that Jonet Great, who was dead, came o...
HumanIllness0
HumanDeath0
AnimalIllness0
AnimalDeath0
FemaleInfertility0
MaleImpotence0
AggravatingDisease0
TransferringDisease0
LayingOn0
Removalbewitchment0
Quarreling0
Cursing0
Poisoning0
RecHealer0
HealingHumans0
HealingAnimals0
Midwifery0
DiseaseNotesTried to steal a new baby while mother was lyi...
PropertyDamage0
WeatherModification0
OtherMaleficiaNotesIn second trial, she was described as a 'skill...
OtherChargesNotesShe confessed to both
ClaimedBewitched0
ClaimedPossessed0
AdmitLesserCharge0
ClaimedNaturalCauses0
Nodefence0
DefenseNotesShe used the common defence strategy of trying...
CaseNotesA copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...
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Lastupdatedby_x.1jhm
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Demonic_TypeWant nothing
Demonic_Textback near shoulders
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MusicalInstrumentSystemIdJO
MusicalInstrumentID15
MusicalInstrument_TypeTrump
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Createdate_x.310/09/01 12:50:39
Lastupdatedby_x.3LEM
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OtherCharges_TypeSorcery
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Createdate_y.307/03/01 13:29:17
Lastupdatedby_y.3LEM
Lastupdatedon_y.307/03/01 12:09:06
ReferenceRefR/EGD/1201
RefSystemIDEGD
ReferenceID1201
SourceRefRPC
Reference2nd S, v3 p. 518
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BurghCourt0
Confession0
DraftDittay0
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Detailscat
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Trial_countyHaddington
Trial_burghPaisley
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Trial_NGR_EastingNaN
Trial_NGR_NorthingNaN
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WatchingDate11/1629
WatchingDate_as_date01/11/1629
Arrest0
ArrestDate1642
ArrestDate_as_date10/07/51 00:00:00
Fled0
FledDate17/6/1706
FledDate_as_date11/01/61 00:00:00
ActionDropped0
Actiondropdate7/8/1661
Actiondropdate_as_date08/07/61 00:00:00
ActiondroppedbyLA/42
ActionbodyPresbytery
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PretrialNotesShe was one of a number accused of bewitching ...
ProcessTypeNaN
TrialDate11/11/1661
TrialDate_as_date01/22/30 00:00:00
TrialPlaceTolbooth
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Male_accusers0
High_status0
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Verdict_yGuilty
Sentence_yExecution
Cjtorder0
Cjtdate27/8/1661
Cjtdate_as_date01/28/29 00:00:00
Circuit0
CircuitnameNorth
Localwithcrep0
Noreftocentral0
TrialNotesNote in PC requested that any sentence passed ...
Execution0
ExecutionmethodBurn
ExecutionDate6/8/1661
ExecutionDate_as_date03/01/22 00:00:00
ExecutionPlaceCastle Hill
Exec_settlementMurebrall
Exec_parishP/ST/1525
Exec_presbyteryNaN
Exec_countyAberdeen
Exec_burghDalkeith
Exec_NGR_LettersNaN
Exec_NGR_EastingNaN
Exec_NGR_NorthingNaN
PostTrialNotesSJC notes that he was definitely executed by 2...
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Createdate_y.508/16/01 15:30:22
Lastupdatedby_y.5LEM
Lastupdatedon_y.508/16/01 15:30:23
WeatherModificationRefWM/LA/12
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WeatherModificationID12
WeatherModification_TypeWhirlwind
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Createdate_x.610/09/01 10:47:47
Lastupdatedby_x.6LEM
Lastupdatedon_x.610/09/01 10:47:51
WhiteMagicRefWM/LA/27
WhiteMagicSystemIdLA
WhiteMagicID8
WhiteMagic_TypeLove magic
Createdby_y.6LEM
Createdate_y.610/16/01 10:35:22
Lastupdatedby_y.6LEM
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MeetingPlaceRefMP/LA/307
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MeetingPlace_PlaceHilltop
Inversion0
Locationwood head of crighton
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Createdate05/21/01 11:12:11
LastupdatedbyLEM
Lastupdatedon06/29/01 11:06:58