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SWP No. 106.10

(Deposition of Elizabeth Hubbard v. Elizabeth Proctor )

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[+ April 11, 1692 ]

The Deposistion of Elizabeth Hubburd agged about 17 years who testifieth and saith that about the begining of April 1692 I saw the Apperishtion of Elizabeth procktor the wife of john procktor sen'r and she did immediatly tortor me most greviously all most redy to choak me to death: urging me to writ in hir book: and so she continewed afflecting of me by times tell the day of hir examination being the 11th of Aprill and then also I was tortored most greviously dureing the time of hir examination I could not spake a word and also severall times sence the Apperishtion of Elizabeth procktor has tortored me most greviously by biting pinching and allmost choaking me to death urging me dreadfully to writ in hir book

mark: Eliz: Hubburd
Jurat in Curia
(Reverse) Elizabeth Hubbard ag't Eliz procter
Elizabeth procktor
( Essex County Court Archives, Salem -- Witchcraft Vol. 1, No. 97. )