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Essex Assize JurorsOne of a group of jurors who determined that Elizabeth Francis murdered Mrs. Poole and did so with forethought.(http://seax.essexcc.gov.uk/result_details.asp?intOffSet=0&intThisRecordsOffSet=0)Elizabeth Fraunces of Hatfiled Peverel, spinster, being a common enchantress and witch, for bewitching Alice, wife of Richard Pole of the same, spinster, so that she languished in all her body from the above date until 1 November next following, when she died at the same; and the jurors say that the said Elizabeth killed and murdered the said Alice by malice aforethought. ()