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ID Short Description & Text Name Preferred Name Person Type
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Geillis Duncane is a maidservant from the town Trenent, in the council area of East Lothiam, in the country of Scotland, whose healing practices are suspected of being witchcraft.(7)

Appears in:
Carmichael, James. News from Scotland, Declaring the Damnable Life and Death of Doctor Fian a Notable Sorcerer. London: 1592, 7

Geillis Duncane Geillis Duncane Cunning-folk
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Agnis Sampson is an elder witch from Haddington, Scotland. She is accused by Geillis Duncane of practicing witchcraft and taken into custody for torturous questioning.(10)

Appears in:
Carmichael, James. News from Scotland, Declaring the Damnable Life and Death of Doctor Fian a Notable Sorcerer. London: 1592, 10

Agnes Sampson Agnes Sampson Witch
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Agnis Tompson is a woman from Edinburgh, Scotland who denies being involved in a devilish plot meaning to destroy the King of Scotland.(12)

Appears in:
Carmichael, James. News from Scotland, Declaring the Damnable Life and Death of Doctor Fian a Notable Sorcerer. London: 1592, 12

Agnes Tompson Agnes Tompson Witch
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Doctor Fian is a Socerer and master of the School at Saltpans in the town of Tranent in the county of East Lothian, in the country of Scotland who is accused of charming and tortured for a confession. (18)

Appears in:
Carmichael, James. News from Scotland, Declaring the Damnable Life and Death of Doctor Fian a Notable Sorcerer. London: 1592, 18

Fian / Cunningham Dr. Fian / John Cunningham Magician
1215

A woman from Berwick-Upon-Tweed in the county of Northumberland, described as one of a jury of women who find a witch's mark on Agnes Sampson. They shave her "privy parts" and allegedly find a mark.(10)

Appears in:
Carmichael, James. News from Scotland, Declaring the Damnable Life and Death of Doctor Fian a Notable Sorcerer. London: 1592, 10

Anonymous 189 Witch-Searcher