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ID Short Description Date City Parish Current County Old county Nation
995

John Hart allegedly dies from witchcraft administered by Rebecca West. Charges for this are presented Thomas Hart, his father, John Edes, a clerk, and an unnamed doctor (Anonymous 119). Rebbecca West allegedly pleads guilty to this murder, saying this had all been occasioned by her extreme poverty.(15-16)

Appears in:
H., F.. A True and Exact Relation of the severall Informations, Examinations, and Confessions of the late Witches, arraigned and executed in the County of Essex. . London: 1645, 15-16

1645, March Worcester  Worcester  Worcestershire  Worcestershire  England 
998

Abraham Chad and Elin Shearcraft testify that Susan Cock and Rose Hallybread made a large fire and used wax dolls resembling the Peak children to torment them. They stuck pins in the dolls and turned them on a spit over the fire. The children, allegedly unaware of what was happening, simultaneously felt pain.(5)

Appears in:
Anonymous. The Full Trials, Examination, and Condemnation of Four Notorious Witches. London: 1690, 5

1645, March Worcester  Worcester  Worcestershire  Worcestershire  England