C/Egd/1464


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Res_NGR_Northing780
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CaseStart_date_as_date03/04/62 00:00:00
Case_date4/3/1662
Case_date_as_date03/04/62 00:00:00
Age_at_case49
CaseCommonNameWight,Hellen
CommissionSum wemen were burned
Complaintbailies complaint about friends of witches vis...
Correspondencemany witches are taken and burnt in the Merse
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CharnotesDemonic pact confessed but no details
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DevilNotesDemonic pact confessed but no details.
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OtherMaleficiaNotesIn second trial, she was described as a 'skill...
OtherChargesNotesAccused of harming people and goods by using c...
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DefenseNotesprofessed her willingness to die for her sin
CaseNotesBrought into the North Berwick stuff.
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1464
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ReferenceID1464
SourceRefRPC
Reference3rd series, vol 1, p 174-5.
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TrialDate_as_date08/03/61 00:00:00
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