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Case_date_as_date12/08/61 00:00:0012/08/61 00:00:0012/08/61 00:00:00
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CommissionPrivy CouncilJustic Court of Jedburgh and Dumfriesto George, Earl of Winton
Complaintagainst a witch-prickerAbout a common ritualbailies complaint about friends of witches vis...
Correspondencereportage about Ewphame Mackalyean3 witches out of CaithnessKing occupied in examining witches
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OtherChargesNotescharged with charming in RPC p. 104The details in the presbytery records are all ...Accused of harming people and goods by using c...
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SourceRefRPCDalkeith Presbytery recordsInveresk Kirk Session records
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