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SWP No. 048: Joseph Emons

[September 5, 1692 ]

SWP No. 48.1

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(Complaint of Thomas Dodd v. Nicholas Frost& Complaint of Simon Wilard & Eliz. Keyser v. Joseph Emons )

[September 5, 1692 ]

Simo: Willard & Eliz: Kesor Complaineth. to their Majesties Justices of the Peace in Salem Against Joseph Emens of Manchester. for that the Said Emins hath Sorely afflicted Mary Warren by witchcraft to her great hurt & prays that awrit of Aprehention may be given out against him & the Said Simon Wilard & Eliz'r Kesor doe by these presents oblige themselves to our Soveraines William & Mary King & Queen of England The Condition is that the Said Willard & Kesor shall procecut the Said Complaint to Effect 5 Sept 1692
The T D marke of Thomas Dodd
This Recognizance taken before me 5 Sept 1692 *Simon Willard
*Elizur Keysar

Simo: Wiliard & Eliz: Kesor Complainethto their Majesties Justices of the. peace in Salem against Joseph Emens of Manchester. for that the Said Emins hath Sorely afflicted Mary warren by witchcraft to her great hurt & prays that a writ of Aprehention may be given out against him/. & the. Said Simon wiliard & Elizr Kesor doe by these presents oblige themselues to our Soueraines William & Mary King & Quene of England &c in the full Sume of one hundred pounds Currant mony of New England / The Condition is that the Said willard & Kesor shall procecut the Said Complaint to Effect 5 Sept 1692 *Simon Willard *Elizur Keysar

This Recognizance taken before me *John Higginson Just'e Peace
5 Sept 1692

( MS Ch K 1.40, vol. 2, p. 44, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Boston Public Library, Boston, MA.)

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