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List of all Event assertions around a specific date

ID Short Description Date City Parish Current County Old county Nation
1000

Matthew Hopkins claims there is a coven of seven or eight witches living in his hometown of Manningtree, Essex. These witches allegedly make sacrifices to the Devil, and bid their imps to go to one another.(2)

Appears in:
Hopkins, Matthew. The Discovery of Witches. London: 1647, 2

1644, March Manningtree  Manningtree  Essex  Essex  England 
1002

Elizabeth Clarke is watched for four nights as a witch, with up to ten people watching her.. On the fourth night her familiars as Holt, Jarmara, Vinegar Tom, Sack and Sugar, and Newes allegedly appear.(2)

Appears in:
Hopkins, Matthew. The Discovery of Witches. London: 1647, 2

1644, March Manningtree  Manningtree  Essex  Essex  England 
1007

Anonymous 121 discloses the names other witches living with her (The Manningtree Witches) and their imp familiars called Elemauzer, Pyewacket, Peckin the Crown, and Grizzel Greedigut.(2-3)

Appears in:
Hopkins, Matthew. The Discovery of Witches. London: 1647, 2-3

1644, March Manningtree  Manningtree  Essex  Essex  England 
1015

The Manningtree witches are allegedly searched for witch's marks. Marks are allegedly found on all of them.(3-4)

Appears in:
Hopkins, Matthew. The Discovery of Witches. London: 1647, 3-4

1644, March Manningtree  Manningtree  Essex  Essex  England 
1016

The Manningtree witches are hanged.(2-3)

Appears in:
Hopkins, Matthew. The Discovery of Witches. London: 1647, 2-3

1644, March Manningtree  Manningtree  Essex  Essex  England