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SWP No. 77.2

(Indictment v. John Jackson, Jr.for Afflicting Mary Warren )

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[+ January 7, 1693 ]

Province of the Massatuthetts Bay in New England Essex ] Anno RR &: Reginae Gulielmi & Mariae Angliae &c Quarto: Anno'qe Do[mbar ]: 1692

The Jurors for our Sovereigne Lord & Lady the King & Queen Present

That John Jaxon Jun'r. of Rowley on the 27th. day of August 1692 And divers other Dayes & times as well before as after Certaine detestable Arts called Witchcrafts and Sorceries Wickedly Mallishiously and felloniously hath used Practised & Exercised at and in the Towne of Salem in the County of Essex afores'd. upon and against one Mary Warren of Salem Singlewoman by which Wicked arts the said Mary Warren the Day and year afores'd: and Divers other Dayes and Times as well before as after was & is Tortured Afflicted Tormented Consumed & wasted against the Peace of our sovereigne Lord & Lady the the King & Queen their Crowne and Dignity and the Lawes in that case made & Provided.

Witnesses

Martha Sprague

Rose Foster

(Reverse)

Ignoramus

*Robert Payne foreman

( Suffolk Court Files, Vol 2. 32, docket no 2704, p. 26 )