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Name Description Original Text
Anonymous 120A child from Manningtree in the county of Essex who identifies Margaret Landis as a witch and calls her "Pegg the Witch."(3-4)Then Margaret Landish, was brought to the Bar, and Arrain'd for Witch-craft, and Diabolical Sorcery, &c. The first Evidence deposed that about the [...]rst of December, as the said prisoner passed by his Door, a Child of his, then pointed at her, saying there goes pegg the Witch, upon which the said Margaret turn'd back and Clap'd her Hands in a Threatning manner, telling her she should SmaSingle illegible letter it, and that very Night the said Child fell Sick in Raving manner, and dyed within three Weeks after.()