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CaseNotesK. Remy, B. Paton, and M. Tailior were extraju...The King was petitioned as well, regarding thi...A copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...A copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...
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SourceRefRPCRPCHaddington Presbytery recordsHaddington Presbytery records
Reference2nd series, viii, p. 198.2nd series, viii, p. 198.CH2/185/6, p. 63.CH2/185/6, p. 63.
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Other_yinfo about Lady Samuelstonassize ordered to compearsupplication for release from prisonappointing of assessors to her trial
Notes_yMargaret Veitch's confession not her own.Margaret Veitch's confession not her own.Deposition attested and commission to be reque...Deposition attested and commission to be reque...
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