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ID Short Description Date City Parish Current County Old county Nation
473

Anne Mylner starts having fits after she returns home one day from the fields claiming that "she saw a whyte thing compassing her round about, and so amased." She becomes very ill, will not eat (a little quantity of bread and cheese), and falls into trances.(5)

Appears in:
Fisher, John. The Copy of a Letter Describing the Wonderful Woorke of God in Deliuering a Mayden within the City of Chester. London: 1565, 5

1563, October Tarporley  Tarporley  Chester  Chester  England 
474

Anne Mylner has a fit during which she lies on her bed stiff and as though in a trance, but looking aghast. Then, her stomach starts swelling repeatedly very quickly. Finally, she contorts her body.(9-11)

Appears in:
Fisher, John. The Copy of a Letter Describing the Wonderful Woorke of God in Deliuering a Mayden within the City of Chester. London: 1565, 9-11

1564, February Tarporley  Tarporley  Chester  Chester  England 
475

Master (John) Lane spits vinegar up Anne Mylner's nose while praying that she would call upon the blood of Christ in an attempt to cure her possession. He applies this cure relentlessly until she finally cries out "No, no, no more for Gods sake." He then makes her repeat the Lord's prayer after him. This treatment is allegedly successful. (15)

Appears in:
Fisher, John. The Copy of a Letter Describing the Wonderful Woorke of God in Deliuering a Mayden within the City of Chester. London: 1565, 15

1564 Tarporley  Tarporley  Chester  Chester  England 
2987

Anne Mylner is cured of her possession after Master (John) Lane spits vinegar up her nose and forces her to repeat the Lord's prayer. Lady Calverley and others witness her dispossession. The next day, she is is seen attending a sermon by Master Lane and is said to be in good spirits. (16-17)

Appears in:
Fisher, John. The Copy of a Letter Describing the Wonderful Woorke of God in Deliuering a Mayden within the City of Chester. London: 1565, 16-17

1564 Tarporley  Tarporley  Chester  Chester  England