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Name Description Original Text
Rennerd's WifeA woman from Redness in the county of York and the wife of constable Thomas Rennerd who suspects Elizabeth Lambe of bewitching her child. Shortly after telling her husband about her suspicions, she meets Elizabeth Lambe at her doorstep where Lambe falls to her knees and asks forgiveness. The child recovers soon thereafter.(58)Thomas Rennerd, constable of Reednes, saith, that he had a child sick in 1651, and his wife said, " I feare this wife (meaninge Eliz. Lambe) hath wronged my child," and then, not long after, his wife meeting the said Eliz. at her owne doore, she did fall downe on her knees, and asked her forgivenesse, and the child did scone after recover.()