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ID Short Description & Text Name Preferred Name Person Type
264

A woman from Renfrew in the county of Renfrewshire, who is sent to prison for allegedly threatening malfeasance.(7)

Appears in:
P., T.. A Relation of the Diabolical Practices of above Twenty Wizards and Witches of the Sheriffdom of Renfrew in the Kingdom of Scotland. London: 1697, 7

Agnes Foster Agnes Foster Witch
265

A woman from Renfrew in the county of Renfrewshire, who is known for being pious, grave, and penitent. She is sent to prison for threatening and malfeasance; A woman who talks to Christian Shaw. Christian Shaw starts having fits shortly after; A woman accused by Christian Shaw of bewitching her and cutting her side.(3)

Appears in:
P., T.. A Relation of the Diabolical Practices of above Twenty Wizards and Witches of the Sheriffdom of Renfrew in the Kingdom of Scotland. London: 1697, 3

Agnes Nasmith Agnes Nasmith Witch
271

A seventeen year old girl from Renfrew in the county of Renfrewshire, who confesses to tormenting Christian Shaw.(8)

Appears in:
P., T.. A Relation of the Diabolical Practices of above Twenty Wizards and Witches of the Sheriffdom of Renfrew in the Kingdom of Scotland. London: 1697, 8

Elizabeth Anderson Elizabeth Anderson Witch
275

A woman from Renfrew in the county of Renfrewshire, who is tried for allegedly having practiced image magic by pricking a picture with pins and playing a pipe.(18)

Appears in:
P., T.. A Relation of the Diabolical Practices of above Twenty Wizards and Witches of the Sheriffdom of Renfrew in the Kingdom of Scotland. London: 1697, 18

John Lindsay John Lindsay Witch
276

A woman from Renfrew in the county of Renfrewshire, who is found to have witch's marks.(3)

Appears in:
P., T.. A Relation of the Diabolical Practices of above Twenty Wizards and Witches of the Sheriffdom of Renfrew in the Kingdom of Scotland. London: 1697, 3

Margaret Fulton Margaret Fulton Witch
480

A man from Renfrew in the county of Renfrewshire, who allegedly causes a girl to have fits by his touch.(2)

Appears in:
P., T.. A Relation of the Diabolical Practices of above Twenty Wizards and Witches of the Sheriffdom of Renfrew in the Kingdom of Scotland. London: 1697, 2

James Lindsay James Lindsay Magician
480

A man from Renfrew in the county of Renfrewshire, who allegedly causes a girl to have fits by his touch.(2)

Appears in:
P., T.. A Relation of the Diabolical Practices of above Twenty Wizards and Witches of the Sheriffdom of Renfrew in the Kingdom of Scotland. London: 1697, 2

James Lindsay James Lindsay Witch
1194

A person from Renfrew in the county of Renfrewshire, described as one of several Commisioners hired by the King (presumably James II) to look into the problem of witches and witchcraft in Renfrew. They put several women on trial and perform tests such as pricking and search for witch's marks.(3)

Appears in:
P., T.. A Relation of the Diabolical Practices of above Twenty Wizards and Witches of the Sheriffdom of Renfrew in the Kingdom of Scotland. London: 1697, 3

Anonymous 330 (Plural) Examiner/Justice