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CaseStart_date_as_date01/22/62 00:00:0001/22/62 00:00:00
Case_date14/2/166214/2/1662
Case_date_as_date02/14/62 00:00:0002/14/62 00:00:00
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Commissionrevocation of commissions for witchcraftDiverse both men and women
ComplaintAbout a common ritualagainst a witch-pricker
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CaseNotesA copy of her confession was sent from Bowes t...The King was petitioned as well, regarding thi...
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SourceRefHighland PapersHighland Papers
ReferenceVol III, pp 7-24.Vol III, pp 7-24.
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Other_ySupplication from the Presbytery of Muthill.investigation
Notes_yNamed in another person's confession.Named in another person's confession.
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