C/Egd/1260


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Res_countyEdinburghEdinburgh
Res_burghEdinburghAberdeen
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CaseStart_date_as_date07/26/31 00:00:0007/26/31 00:00:00
Case_date21/9/163121/9/1631
Case_date_as_date09/21/31 00:00:0009/21/31 00:00:00
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CaseCommonNamePaterson,ChristianPaterson,Christian
Commissionjusticiary comm issued by parliamentjusticiary comm. Issued by parliament
Complaintbailies complaint about friends of witches vis...against a witch-pricker
CorrespondenceReportage about the 1597 trialsinstructions from James VI concerning witches
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Other_xspecification of witchcraft under jurisdiction...Request for commission
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HumanDeath11
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AnimalDeath11
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WeatherModification00
OtherMaleficiaNotesPart of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...Part of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...
OtherChargesNotesAccused of using charms, sorcery and witchcraftAccused of harming people and goods by using c...
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DefenseNotesShe used the common defence strategy of trying...She used the common defence strategy of trying...
CaseNotesThe King was petitioned as well, regarding thi...Brought into the North Berwick stuff.
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SourceRefRPCPrivy Council Register of Commissions
Reference2nd S, v4 p. 334-335Adv. MS 31.3.10, f. 23r
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PostTrialNotesThe date was given in Calendar of State Papers.Note in presbytery records on 23/6/1658 that M...
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