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SWP No. 16.2

(Indictment v. Mary Bradbury for Afflicting Sarah Bibber)

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[+September 9, 1692]

Essex in the Province of the Massachusetts Bay in New England Anno R R's & Reginae Gulielmi & Mariae Angliae &c Quarto Annoq'e Domini 1692.

Ss The Juriors for our Sover' Lord & Lady the King and Queen
doe present That Mary Bradbury Wife of Capt Thomas Bradbury of
Salisbury In the County of Essex Gent'm upon the Second day of July In the yeare aforesaid and divers other days and times as well
before as after certaine detestable arts called Witchcraft and Sorceries
Wickedly Mallitiously and felloniously hath used practised and Ex-
ercised at and in the Towne of Salem in the County aforesaid in up-
on & against one Sarah Vibber Wife of John Vibber of Salem afore-
said Husbandman by which said wicked acts the said Sarah Vibber
the second day of July aforesaid & divers other days and times both
before and after was and is Tortured Afflicted Consumed Pined
Wasted & Tormented & also for sundry other acts of Witchcraft by
the said Mary Bradbury Comitted Acted and done before and since
that time against the peace of our Sov'r Lord & Lady the King and
Queene theire Crowne and Dignity and the forme Of the Stattute
In that case made and Provided

Witness
Mary Walcott
Eliz. Hobard
Eliz. Booth
Mercy lewis

(Reverse) Indictmt. Bradbury -- Vibber bil a vera
( Essex County Court Archives, Salem - Witchcraft Witchcraft, vol. 2, no. 70.) )