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CaseStart_date_as_date01/10/62 00:00:0001/10/62 00:00:00
Case_date16/9/166216/9/1662
Case_date_as_date09/16/62 00:00:0009/16/62 00:00:00
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CaseCommonNameGuthrie,ElizabethGuthrie,Elizabeth
CommissionOrder to Justice DeputesJustic Court of Jedburgh and Dumfries
Complaintagainst a witch-prickerAbout a common ritual
Correspondenceinstructions from James VI concerning witchesDescription of Torture written to the Speaker ...
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CharnotesPart of the North Berwick witch hunt. It invo...She was a party to several healing attempts th...
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OtherMaleficiaNotesPart of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...Part of the witches' crew that wanted to destr...
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DefenseNotesNo acts allegedShe used the common defence strategy of trying...
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ReferenceRefR/EGD/1562R/EGD/1562
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ReferenceID15621562
SourceRefRPCRPC
Reference3rd series, vol 1, p 222, 265.3rd series, vol 1, p 222, 265.
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Other_ynamed as witch in another trialSupplication from the Presbytery of Muthill.
Notes_yRecord of commisison of justiciary. No trial a...Record of commisison of justiciary. No trial a...
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PostTrialNotesHer doom was pronounced on 15 June 1591Taken to the usual place of execution in Dalke...
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