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SWP No. 137.30

( Benjamin Wilkins and Thomas Flint v. John Willard )

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The Testimony of benjamin wilkins #(and Thom) [lost] aged about .3[lost] and Thomas Flint aged about: 46: years Testifieth [lost] one the .16. day of may last: 1692: we being at The house henry wilkins where we saw his son danell wilkins [torn] [as] we judged at the point of death & marcy luis & mary [wolcot] being with us Tould us That john willord & goody bucly [were] upon his Throat & upone his brest and presed him & [choked] him & to aur bes judgment he was presed and choked [from the] time we saw him almost to death & the said benjamin wilkins continued with him til [torn] was about .3 howrs aftor & he altered not in the mannor [torn] Condisthtion only grew wors & wors till he died

Jurat in Curia
by Ben: Wilkins
(Reverse) Ben Wilkins Tho. Flintt
( Essex County Court Archives, Salem -- Witchcraft Vol. 1 Page 105 )