C/Egd/1364


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Res_countyRenfrewRenfrew
Res_burghEdinburghRothesay
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CaseStart_date_as_date02/26/50 00:00:0002/26/50 00:00:00
Case_date29/6/165029/6/1650
Case_date_as_date06/29/50 00:00:0006/29/50 00:00:00
Age_at_case3535
CaseCommonNameFinlasoun,MargaretFinlasoun,Margaret
CommissionPrivy Counciljusticiary comm issued by parliament
Complaintagainst a witch-prickerbailies complaint about friends of witches vis...
CorrespondenceReportage about the 1597 trialsReportage about the 1597 trials
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Other_xPresbytery recordsRequest for commission
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AnimalDeath11
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CaseNotesA copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...Brought into the North Berwick stuff.
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1364R/EGD/1364
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ReferenceID13641364
SourceRefRPCRPC
Reference2nd S, v8 pp. 211-2352nd S, v8 pp. 211-235
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Notes_yA very complete pre-trial package of documents!A very complete pre-trial package of documents!
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DetailsShe appeared at night, crushing a sleeping manShe appeared at night, crushing a sleeping man
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TrialNotesDoom pronounced on 12/11/1661. The PC ordered ...described as convicted by an assize and 'brint...
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ExecutionmethodStrangle & BurnStrangle & Burn
ExecutionDate18/9/166128/1/1591
ExecutionDate_as_date01/28/91 00:00:0001/28/91 00:00:00
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Exec_settlementMurebrallMurebrall
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Exec_burghDalkeithEdinburgh
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PostTrialNotesThe date was given in Calendar of State Papers.ordered to be executed between 2 and 4 in the ...
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WhiteMagic_TypeFinding lost goodsFinding lost goods
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Locationpier-headNewtoun Deam
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