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Assertions for a specific being.

Name Description Original Text
Anonymous 236A familiar that appears in the form of a toad, and is allegedly kept by Teecle's wife. Anonymous 236 is thought to have been the cause of Jane Walter's bewitchment, as he would often creep into her lap. This caused Walter's to have a tongue "tied in her Head with a Hempenstring, and run full of Pins." Walter also suffered from "many strange Fits, sometimes 20 or more in a day." It is believed that the toad managed to affect Jane Walter by climbing into her lap on multiple occasions. When it was offered to burn the familiar, it mysterious disappeared. Jane Walter of East-Basham near Feaknam in Norfolk, who was Bewitched for a long time, her Tongue was tied in her Head with a Hempenstring, and run full of Pins, and she had many strange Fits, sometimes 20 or more in a day. The primitive cause, as it is supposed, was by a Toad, which offered to creep several times into her Lap, the which was thought to be the Familiar of one Teecle's Wife, a suspected Witch; for they took the Toad, and offered to burn it, and it vanished away, that none knew what became of it.

Appears in:
Dirby, Richard . Dreadful News from Wapping. Unknown: 1693, 7