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SWP No. 47.3

(Indictment v. Martha Emerson for Afflicting Mary Warren ) [++ January 10, 1693 ]

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Province of the Massathusetts Bay in New England Essex Anno RRs & Reginae Gulielmi & Mariae Angliae &c. Quarto Anno'q \ Do[mbar ] 1692

The Juro's. for our sovereigne Lord & Lady the: King & Queen
Presents That Martha Emerson of Haverhill in the County of Essex
Married Woman on the 23d of July 1692 -- And Diverse other Dayes
and Times as well before as after Certaine Detestable Arts called
Witchcraft & Sorceries Wicked[ly] Mallishiously & Felloniously
hath Used -- Practised & Exercised at & in the Towne of Salem in
the County afores'd upon and against one Mary Warren Single-
woman By which Wicked Arts the said Mary Warren the Day & year
afores'd and Divers other Dayes & times as well before as after was
& is Tortured Afflicted Tormented Pined & Wasted against the
Peace of our sovereigne Lord & Lady the King & Queen their Crowne
and Dignity and the Lawes in that case made & Provided

Mary Warren
Ignoramus
*Robert Payne
Foreman

( Suffolk Court Files vol 32, docket no. 2708 Page 32 )