C/Egd/1333


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DesTitle_xDr.Dr.
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Age_estchild_x00
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Res_countyBerwickBerwick
Res_burghKirkcaldyCrail
Res_NGR_LettersNTNT
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Res_NGR_Northing829780
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SocioecStatusLowerLower
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CaseStart_date8/7/16498/7/1649
CaseStart_date_as_date07/08/49 00:00:0007/08/49 00:00:00
Case_date8/7/16498/7/1649
Case_date_as_date07/08/49 00:00:0007/08/49 00:00:00
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CaseCommonNameTailzear,HelenTailzear,Helen
CommissionDiverse both men and womendivers persons
Complaintagainst a witch-prickeragainst a witch-pricker
CorrespondenceFrom King to the Privy CouncilKing occupied in examining witches
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MeetingNotesAt Nairn she claimed that she and two others r...a)Meeting at 12:00! B)btw 12-1am, renew pact a...
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FolkNotesOn handsel Monday she came upon people playing...The bowl was described as a great bikar that w...
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HumanDeath00
AnimalIllness00
AnimalDeath00
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PropertyDamage00
WeatherModification00
OtherMaleficiaNotesRaised the wind with a wet cloth wet and a bee...burned a field of corn
OtherChargesNotesBy 'charmes and malifices' she caused the deat...By 'charmes and malifices' she caused the deat...
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CaseNotesThe King was petitioned as well, regarding thi...First trial she was acquitted, second trial co...
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1333R/EGD/1333
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ReferenceID13331333
SourceRefRPCRPC
Reference2nd S, v8 pp. 196-1972nd S, v8 pp. 196-197
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Other_ywitch suspect round-upmentioned in another person's dittay
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Detailswhen people were injuredMargaret Duchill appeared as a cat
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PostTrialNotesordered to be executed between 2 and 4 in the ...between 2-4 in the afternoon
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