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ID Short Description Date City Parish Current County Old county Nation
48

Annis Dell is executed at the Hartford Assizes in Hertfordshire on August 4,1606 after being found guilty of murdering Anthony James Jr. and for mutilating Elizabeth James by cutting out her tongue. (19-20)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Most Cruel and Bloody Murder Committed by an Inkeepers wife, called Annis Dell, and her Son George Dell. London: 1606, 19-20

1606, August 4 Hartford    Huntingdonshire  Cambridgeshire  England 
49

Johane Harrison is tried for witchcraft in Hertfordshire in August, 1606.(18)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Most Cruel and Bloody Murder Committed by an Inkeepers wife, called Annis Dell, and her Son George Dell. London: 1606, 18

1606, August 4 Hartford    Huntingdonshire  Cambridgeshire  England 
50

Johane Harrison is executed in Hertfordshire on August 4, 1606 after being found guilty of witchcraft.(24)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Most Cruel and Bloody Murder Committed by an Inkeepers wife, called Annis Dell, and her Son George Dell. London: 1606, 24

1606, August 4 Hartford    Huntingdonshire  Cambridgeshire  England 
293

George Dell is executed in Hertfordshire on 4 August,1606 after being found guilty of murdering Anthony James Jr. and participating in the mutilation of Elizabeth James.(24)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Most Cruel and Bloody Murder Committed by an Inkeepers wife, called Annis Dell, and her Son George Dell. London: 1606, 24

1606, August 4 Hartford    Huntingdonshire  Cambridgeshire  England 
296

Johane Harrison is apprehended on suspicion of witchcraft. Her house is searched for incriminating evidence; such evidence is found in the form of chest full of magical instruments and human remains.(22)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Most Cruel and Bloody Murder Committed by an Inkeepers wife, called Annis Dell, and her Son George Dell. London: 1606, 22

1606, August 4 Royston  Royston  Hertfordshire  Hertfordshire  England 
664

Johane Harrison confesses that she has two spirits (Spirit 1 and Spirit 2) that help her with witchcraft, one for men and the other for cattle. (19)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Most Cruel and Bloody Murder Committed by an Inkeepers wife, called Annis Dell, and her Son George Dell. London: 1606, 19

1606, August 4 Hartford  Gadsden  Cambridgeshire  Huntingdonshire  England 
665

Johane Harrison allegedly bewitches a Yeoman (Anonymous 122) after he calls her an old hag. The Yeoman suffers from hot sweats and cold chills, and his body twitches as if he were possessed. (19-20)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Most Cruel and Bloody Murder Committed by an Inkeepers wife, called Annis Dell, and her Son George Dell. London: 1606, 19-20

1606, August 4 Hartford  Gadsden  Cambridgeshire  Huntingdonshire  England 
666

Johane Harrison allegedly murders the baby of a woman (Anonymous 72) who accidentally sprinkled dirty laundry water on her while she was walking by.(20-21)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Most Cruel and Bloody Murder Committed by an Inkeepers wife, called Annis Dell, and her Son George Dell. London: 1606, 20-21

1606, August 4 Hartford  Gadsden  Cambridgeshire  Huntingdonshire  England 
667

Johane Harrison allegedly bewitches to death all of a Yeoman's (Anonymous 73) cattle after he had tries to help his bewitched sister by riding to Cambridge to see a scholar.(21)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Most Cruel and Bloody Murder Committed by an Inkeepers wife, called Annis Dell, and her Son George Dell. London: 1606, 21

1606, August 4 Hartford  Gadsden  Cambridgeshire  Huntingdonshire  England 
1017

Johane Harrison allegedly practices image magic. She confesses to pricking a parchment with a pin to cause pain on the corresponding place on a human's body (19)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Most Cruel and Bloody Murder Committed by an Inkeepers wife, called Annis Dell, and her Son George Dell. London: 1606, 19

1606, August 4 Hartford  Gadsden  Cambridgeshire  Huntingdonshire  England 
1018

Johane Harrison allegedly practices necromancy. She uses the bones and hair of a man and woman to help power her image magic. She claims that, with the help of her spirit, she can inflict pain on anyone just by pricking the piece of parchment at the spot which represents the body part on which she wished to inflict pain. The pain inflicted was allegedly so great that death was regarded as a happier fate. (19)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Most Cruel and Bloody Murder Committed by an Inkeepers wife, called Annis Dell, and her Son George Dell. London: 1606, 19

1606, August 4 Hartford  Gadsden  Cambridgeshire  Huntingdonshire  England 
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Elizabeth James regains the ability to speak four years after George and Annis Dell cut out her tongue. She is miraculously able to testify against Annis and George Dell at the Hartford Assizes. Her testimony leads to the Dells being convicted despite their vehement denial and consequently, they are executed. (17-18)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Most Cruel and Bloody Murder Committed by an Inkeepers wife, called Annis Dell, and her Son George Dell. London: 1606, 17-18

1606, August 4 Hartford    Huntingdonshire  Cambridgeshire  England