C/Egd/1382


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CaseStart_date_as_date09/06/61 00:00:00
Case_date6/9/1661
Case_date_as_date09/06/61 00:00:00
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CaseCommonNameYester,Elspeth
Commissionutheris to be dilate and aprrehendit
Complaintagainst a witch-pricker
Correspondence'some others' to be executed
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Createdate_y.305/21/01 11:45:55
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1382
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ReferenceID1382
SourceRefRPC
Reference3rd series, vol 1, p 34.
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ExecutionDate_as_date08/06/61 00:00:00
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PostTrialNotesThe date was given in Calendar of State Papers.
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