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Commissionall requests for commissions to go throughthe ...justiciary comm issued by parliamentcommission for execution issued by parliamentDiverse both men and women
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Correspondenceabout examining witchescommentary about 1590-1Description of Torture written to the Speaker ...description of scepticism about 1590-1 withcra...
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Other_xChurch of Scotland petition to ParliamentRequest for commissionCourt book of ShetlandPresbytery request for commission
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MeetingNotesMeetings at the river mouth at Eyemouth and th...Meetings at the river mouth at Eyemouth and th...Meetings at the river mouth at Eyemouth and th...Meetings at the river mouth at Eyemouth and th...
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DefenseNotesShe used the common defence strategy of trying...Claimed that the only thing in her dittay that...No words or deeds. Defence argued relevancy of...Claimed that the only thing in her dittay that...
CaseNotesA copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...A copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...The King was petitioned as well, regarding thi...A copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...
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SourceRefRPCRPCCommittee of EstatesCommittee of Estates
Reference2nd S, v8 pp. 196-1972nd S, v8 pp. 196-197PA11/8 fo. 163r.PA11/8 fo. 163r.
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Notes_yAlso listed in the High Court Record Index, no...mega-confession regarding healing. Document i...mega-confession regarding healing. Document i...Second entry records that the accused was 'cle...
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TrialNotesShe was not released from prison after her tri...Doom pronounced on 12/11/1661. The PC ordered ...Porteous roll for Haddington of Deliquent ditt...deemed too young for a trial, so was sentenced...
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