C/Egd/1218


Unnamed: 0746
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FirstNameJohn
LastNameRay
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DesTitle_xDr.
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Res_NGR_Northing730
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MaritalStatusMarried
SocioecStatusMiddling
Occupation_xSchool teacher
Notes_xThis may be the same as John Rae C/LA/3336.
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Createdate_x05/15/01 11:06:51
Lastupdatedby_xjhm
Lastupdatedon_x10/03/02 09:51:57
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CaseRefC/EGD/1218
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CaseSystemIdEGD
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CaseStart_date1/6/1630
CaseStart_date_as_date06/01/30 00:00:00
Case_date1/6/1630
Case_date_as_date06/01/30 00:00:00
Age_at_case28
CaseCommonNameRay,John
CommissionDyvers both men and weomen
Complaintagainst a witch-pricker
CorrespondenceDescription of Torture written to the Speaker ...
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CharnotesThe whole case seems to be built around his co...
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DevilNotesShe confessed that she joined the Devil at the...
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FolkNotesUsed dog flesh and sheep flesh to make drugs (...
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HumanDeath0
AnimalIllness0
AnimalDeath0
FemaleInfertility0
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Quarreling0
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Poisoning0
RecHealer0
HealingHumans0
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DiseaseNotesConfessed to being a frequent curser and blasp...
PropertyDamage0
WeatherModification0
OtherMaleficiaNotesThe Devil persuaded him to burn down a house i...
OtherChargesNotesAccused of harming people and goods by using c...
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Nodefence0
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Createdate_x.105/15/01 17:00:16
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Createdate_x.210/09/01 10:32:33
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Createdate_y.310/16/01 10:16:13
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1218
RefSystemIDEGD
ReferenceID1218
SourceRefRPC
Reference2nd S, v3 p. 550-551
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ArrestDate_as_date04/15/97 00:00:00
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Actiondropdate_as_date01/14/34 00:00:00
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PretrialNotesMega-confession where she denied the demonic e...
ProcessTypeNaN
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TrialDate_as_date04/27/49 00:00:00
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Cjtorder0
Cjtdate27/8/1661
Cjtdate_as_date08/27/61 00:00:00
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ExecutionDate28/1/1591
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PostTrialNotesThe date was given in Calendar of State Papers.
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LocationHill of Earlfeat
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Createdate05/17/01 10:49:52
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Lastupdatedon10/16/01 10:10:03