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SWP No. 22.10

(Summons for James Greenslit as Witness Against George Burroughs, and Officer's Return )

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[+ July 26, 1692]

Wm & Mary by the Grace of God of England Scotland France
& Ireland King defend'r of the faith &ca

To James Greenslit Greeting. --

[L. S.] Wee comand you all Excuses set apart to be & personaly
app'r at the Next Court of Oyer & Terminer held at Salem on the
first Tuesday in August Next There to Testify the Truth on certain
Indictments to be Exhibited against George Burroughs & not depart
the Court without lycense or leave of s'd Court hereof fail not On
penalty of One hundred pounds money to be levied on your Goods
Chattels &ca

Dated in Salem July 26'th 1692.

*Step. Sewall , Cle
To the Sheriffe of Essex
(Reverse) July 26'th 1692 I have Sumoned the within named James Greinslett according to this Within Sub pena to Give in his Evidence
att the time and place within mentioned by me
*Geo. Herrick Dep't Sheriff
( Essex County Court Archives, Salem- Witchcraft, vol. 2, no. 21.)