C/Egd/1420


Unnamed: 03063
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AccusedSystemIdEGD
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FirstNameIssobell
LastNameMcKessock
M_FirstnameIsobel
M_SurnameMacKessock
Alias_xLady Fowlis
Patronymic_xNic
DesTitle_xDr.
SexFemale
Age_x49
Age_estcareer_x0
Age_estchild_x0
Res_settlementNether Keith
Res_parishP/ST/1405
Res_presbyteryPerth
Res_countyPerth
Res_burghDunbar
Res_NGR_LettersNO
Res_NGR_Easting182
Res_NGR_Northing185
Ethnic_originEnglish
MaritalStatusMarried
SocioecStatusMiddling
Occupation_xTasker
Notes_xRecorded as an indweller in Rhynd in RPC.
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Createdate_x05/15/01 11:06:51
Lastupdatedby_xjhm
Lastupdatedon_x10/08/02 09:07:28
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Accused_familySystemIdLA
Accused_familyID482
SurnameEdington
FirstnameElizabeth
Alias_yMoscrop
Patronymic_yMc
DesTitle_yMr.
Est_Year_of_BirthNaN
Age_y43
Age_estcareer_y0
Age_estchild_y0
Occupation_yCobbler
RelationshipHusband
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Createdate_y05/18/01 11:56:00
Lastupdatedby_yLEM
Lastupdatedon_y10/16/01 09:31:19
CaseRefC/EGD/1420
CaseId1420
CaseSystemIdEGD
NamedIndividual-1
CaseStart_date16/1/1662
CaseStart_date_as_date01/16/62 00:00:00
Case_date1/4/1662
Case_date_as_date04/01/62 00:00:00
Age_at_case37
CaseCommonNameMcKessock,Issobell
Commissionfor the general assembly to fill in commissioners
ComplaintAbout a common ritual
Correspondencemany witches are taken and burnt in the Merse
Chronicle_xNaN
Other_xPresbytery minutes
Suspects_text1
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Treason_s0
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Other_s0
OtherTextturned state's evidence for prosecution
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NotEnoughInfo_s1
WhiteMagic_p0
WhiteMagic_s0
CharnotesNo details of confession or accusations.
DemonicPact0
DevilNotesDevil appeared to him at night while he was in...
WitchesMeeting0
MeetingNameNaN
DevilPresent0
Maleficium0
CommunalSex0
DevilWorship0
FoodAndDrink0
Dancing0
Singing0
SingingTextNaN
OtherPracticesNaN
MeetingNotesYoung was described as a special commander at ...
Elphane/Fairyland0
Food/Drink0
SpecificVerbalFormulae0
SpecificRitualActs0
Familiars0
Shape-Changing0
Dreams/Visions0
UnorthodoxReligiousPractice0
SympatheticMagic0
Ridingdead0
FolkNotesA male victim suffering from pains like child ...
HumanIllness0
HumanDeath0
AnimalIllness0
AnimalDeath0
FemaleInfertility0
MaleImpotence0
AggravatingDisease0
TransferringDisease0
LayingOn0
Removalbewitchment0
Quarreling0
Cursing0
Poisoning0
RecHealer0
HealingHumans0
HealingAnimals0
Midwifery0
DiseaseNotesShe was accused of failing to heal many times....
PropertyDamage0
WeatherModification0
OtherMaleficiaNotesIn second trial, she was described as a 'skill...
OtherChargesNotesAccused of using charms, sorcery and witchcraft
ClaimedBewitched0
ClaimedPossessed0
AdmitLesserCharge0
ClaimedNaturalCauses0
Nodefence0
DefenseNotesShe used the common defence strategy of trying...
CaseNotesBrought into the North Berwick stuff.
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Createdate_x.105/15/01 17:00:16
Lastupdatedby_x.1jhm
Lastupdatedon_x.110/08/02 09:07:28
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DemonicSystemIdLA
DemonicID376
Demonic_TypeBond/Band
Demonic_Textright knee
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Createdate_y.107/10/01 16:09:15
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MaliceRefMA/LA/4
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CauseofmaliceTaunting
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Lastupdatedon_y.204/17/02 22:26:24
MusicalInstrumentRefMI/LA/15
MusicalInstrumentSystemIdLA
MusicalInstrumentID15
MusicalInstrument_TypePipe
MusicalInstrument_Textplayed by James Kirk
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Createdate_x.310/09/01 12:50:39
Lastupdatedby_x.3LEM
Lastupdatedon_x.310/09/01 12:50:41
OtherChargesRefOC/LA/95
OtherChargesSystemIdLA
OtherChargesID116
OtherCharges_TypeCursing
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Createdate_y.307/24/02 12:53:19
Lastupdatedby_y.3LEM
Lastupdatedon_y.305/21/01 11:46:01
ReferenceRefR/EGD/1420
RefSystemIDEGD
ReferenceID1420
SourceRefRPC
Reference3rd series, vol 1, p 137, 188-9.
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Confession0
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Notes_yLater entry records the PC concern about illeg...
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Createdate_x.405/15/01 17:33:52
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Createdate_y.410/09/01 10:32:14
Lastupdatedby_y.4LEM
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ShapeChanging_TypeInsect
Detailsshe took shape of cat
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Createdate_x.505/17/01 10:52:20
Lastupdatedby_x.5jhm
Lastupdatedon_x.508/22/02 11:08:29
TrialrefT/JO/834
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Trial_parishP/ST/1332
Trial_presbyteryDalkeith
Trial_countyDumfries
Trial_burghPaisley
Trial_NGR_LettersNaN
Trial_NGR_EastingNaN
Trial_NGR_NorthingNaN
Watching1
WatchingDate11/1629
WatchingDate_as_date01/11/1629
Arrest1
ArrestDate5/1623
ArrestDate_as_date06/09/49 00:00:00
Fled0
FledDate4/1597
FledDate_as_date04/01/97 00:00:00
ActionDropped0
Actiondropdate7/8/1661
Actiondropdate_as_date11/26/29 00:00:00
ActiondroppedbyLA/42
ActionbodyPrivy Council
Confrontingsuspects0
PretrialNotesCommission issued after accused had confessed,...
ProcessTypeNaN
TrialDate14/2/1677
TrialDate_as_date09/13/78 00:00:00
TrialPlaceTolbooth
Female_accusers0
Male_accusers0
High_status0
Defence0
Verdict_yNot Proven
Sentence_yExecution
Cjtorder0
Cjtdate18/9/1661
Cjtdate_as_date09/18/61 00:00:00
Circuit0
CircuitnameNorth
Localwithcrep0
Noreftocentral0
TrialNotesno details
Execution1
ExecutionmethodBurn
ExecutionDate28/1/1591
ExecutionDate_as_date01/28/91 00:00:00
ExecutionPlaceCastle Hill
Exec_settlementMurebrall
Exec_parishP/ST/1328
Exec_presbyteryNaN
Exec_countyEdinburgh
Exec_burghDalkeith
Exec_NGR_LettersNaN
Exec_NGR_EastingNaN
Exec_NGR_NorthingNaN
PostTrialNotesEntry in RPC about illegal imprisonment etc. i...
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Createdate_y.509/21/01 12:11:40
Lastupdatedby_y.5jhm
Lastupdatedon_y.510/18/02 11:01:26
WeatherModificationRefWM/LA/12
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WeatherModificationID12
WeatherModification_TypeWind
Createdby_x.6LEM
Createdate_x.607/04/01 12:57:52
Lastupdatedby_x.6LEM
Lastupdatedon_x.608/22/02 11:19:15
WhiteMagicRefWM/LA/14
WhiteMagicSystemIdLA
WhiteMagicID8
WhiteMagic_TypeLove magic
Createdby_y.6jhm
Createdate_y.610/18/01 09:40:22
Lastupdatedby_y.6LEM
Lastupdatedon_y.610/16/01 10:35:21
MeetingPlaceRefMP/JO/599
MeetingPlaceSystemIdLA
MeetingPlaceID397
MeetingPlace_PlaceKirk
Inversion0
LocationNorth Berwick Kirk
CreatedbyLEM
Createdate10/09/01 10:46:11
LastupdatedbyLEM
Lastupdatedon10/16/01 10:10:10