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Assertions for a specific being.

Name Description Original Text
Anonymous 51A spirit that appears in the form of a dun coloured mouse, and is allegedly kept by Dorothy Waters of Clacton in the county of Essex. Waters allegedly "did entertaine, employ and feede" the spirit. Witnesses Joseph Longe and Richard Cole gave evidence regarding this accusation, testimony that aided in Dorothy Waters' indictment. Assizes held at Chelmsford 17 July 1645 Indictment of Dorothy wife of Robert Waters of "Clacton" labourer, 2 June 21 Chas.I, there "did enterteine, employ and feede" an evil spirit in the form of a dun coloured mouse &c. Witnesses: Joseph Longe, Richard Cole

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Essex Record Office, . Calendar of Essex Assize Records. Online. http://seax.essexcc.gov.uk: 2011, http://seax.essexcc.gov.uk/result_details.asp?DocID=341106