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CaseNotesA copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...A copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...He denounced about 90 people from East Lothian...She and her mother were accused by her brother...
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SourceRefRPCRPCHaddington Presbytery recordsHaddington Presbytery records
Reference2nd series, viii, pp. 193.2nd series, viii, pp. 193.CH2/185/6, p 54-5.CH2/185/6, p 54-5.
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