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Robert Cliff accused Hester France of having bewitched him because he, as testified by John Johnson, had been ill for a long time. When Hester France came to see Robert Cliff, he scratcht her very sore, and sayed, I thinke thou art the woman that hath done me this wrong, as an act of counter magic. Hester France told Robert Cliff that she never did hurt in her life.(52)

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Raine, James. Depositions from the Castle of York. Unknown: 1861, 52

1652, January 23 Hothersfeilde    North Yorkshire  Yorkshire  England