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Anne Starchie allegedly suffers her first fit at the age of nine, in which she is taken with a heavy and dumpish countenance, and suffers a fearful starting and pulling of her body. These fits become extreme, lasting 9-10 weeks.(Image 5)

Appears in:
Darrel, John. A True Narration of the Strange and Greuous Vexation by the Devil, of 7. Persons in Lancashire, and William Somers of Nottingham. Unknown: 1600, Image 5

1594, February Greater Manchester  Leigh  Lancashire  Lancashire  England 
2027

John Starchie allegedly suffers his first fit at the age of ten, a week after his sister Anne suffers her first fit, in which he is compelled to shout on the way to school. These fits become extreme, lasting 9-10 weeks.(Image 5)

Appears in:
Darrel, John. A True Narration of the Strange and Greuous Vexation by the Devil, of 7. Persons in Lancashire, and William Somers of Nottingham. Unknown: 1600, Image 5

1594, February Greater Manchester  Leigh  Lancashire  Lancashire  England