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Name Description Original Text
Mother Arnold (alias White-coate)A woman from Barking in the county of Essex who allegedly gives Joan Upney a familiar that resembles mole and "tolde her if she ought any body any ill will, if she did bid it, it would goe clap them." This could be Mother Arnold, whose story is recorded in _The Examination and Confession of a Notorious Witch named Mother Arnold, alias Whitecote, alias Glastonbury, at the Assise of Burntwood [Brentwood] in July 1574._(4)T[h]is examinate saith, that one Fustian Kirtle, otherwise called White-cote, a witch of Barking, came to her house about seauen or eight yeeres agoe, and gaue her a thing like a Moule, and tolde her if she ought any body any ill will, if she did bid it, it would goe clap them.()