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SWP No. 52.4

( Deposition Rose Foster v. Abigail Faulkner Sr. )

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[September 17, 1692]

The deposistion of Rose Foster who testifieth & saith I have ben
most greviously afflected and tormented by Abigail Falkner of
Andeveour also I have seen Abigail Falkner or hir Apperance most
greviously afflect and torment Martha sprague s sara phelps and
Hannah Bigsbe sence the begining Augst and I veryly beleve that
Abigail Falkner is a wicth and that she has often afflected me and the
afforesaid person by acts of wicthcraft:

The above written evidence is truth uppon her Oath sept: 17:
1691

(Reverse) Rose foster Depo agst: abigail Falknor Jurat in Curia

( Essex County Court Archives, Salem -- Witchcraft Vol. 2 no. 39. )