C/Egd/1386


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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
Age_at_case60
CaseCommonNameMoffatt,Margret
CommissionDiverse both men and women
ComplaintAbout a common ritual
Correspondencemany witches are taken and burnt in the Merse
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Charnotesrecorded as having confessed pact.
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FolkNotesPredicted someone's death. She said the Devil...
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FemaleInfertility0
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DiseaseNotesIllnesses tended to follow quarrels with Young...
PropertyDamage0
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OtherMaleficiaNotesPart of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...
OtherChargesNotesAccused of harming people and goods by using c...
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Nodefence0
DefenseNotesSaid that one of her accusers had a grudge aga...
CaseNotesA copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1386
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ReferenceID1386
SourceRefRPC
Reference3rd series, vol 1, p 34-5.
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ArrestDate_as_date04/29/30 00:00:00
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Actiondropdate_as_date07/05/31 00:00:00
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ExecutionmethodStrangle & Burn
ExecutionDate24/4/1597
ExecutionDate_as_date01/28/91 00:00:00
ExecutionPlaceCastle Hill
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PostTrialNotesThe date was given in Calendar of State Papers.
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