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ID Short Description Date City Parish Current County Old county Nation
356

James Device is arraigned and tried before Justice of the Assize Sir Edward Bromley at Lancaster Assizes on August 18, 1612. He stands accused of bewitching Anne Townley and John Duckworth to death.(Hv-H2)

Appears in:
Potts, Thomas. The Wonderfull Discovery of Witches in the County of Lancaster. London: 1613, Hv-H2

1612, August 18 Lancaster Assizes (Lancaster Castle)    Lancashire  Lancaster  England 
1231

James Device is indicted on two more counts of murder for bewitching to death John Hargraves and Blaze Hargreaves. He pleads not guilty to both.(I-Iv)

Appears in:
Potts, Thomas. The Wonderfull Discovery of Witches in the County of Lancaster. London: 1613, I-Iv

1612, August 18   The Forest of Pendle  Lancashire  Lancaster  England 
2502

Anne Whittle, alias Chattox, Elizabeth Device and James Device are declared guilty of murder by witchcraft.(K2v)

Appears in:
Potts, Thomas. The Wonderfull Discovery of Witches in the County of Lancaster. London: 1613, K2v

1612, August 18 Lancaster Assizes (Lancaster Castle)    Lancashire  Lancaster  England