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SWP No. 48.1

(Complaint against Joseph Emons by Simon Willard & Eliz. Keyser )

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[September 5, 1692 ]

Simo: Willard & Eliz: Kesor Complaineth. to their Majesties
Justices of the Peace in Salem Against Joseph Emens of Manchester. for that
the Said Emins hath Sorely afflicted Mary Warren by witchcraft to
her great hurt & prays that awrit of Aprehention may be given out
against him & the Said Simon Wilard & Eliz'r Kesor doe by these pre-
sents oblige themselves to our Soveraines William & Mary King
& Queen of England The Condition is that the Said Willard & Kesor
shall procecut the Said Complaint to Effect

5 Sept 1692

*Simon Willard
*Elizur Keysar

This Recognizance taken
before me *John Higginson Just'e Peace
5 Sept 1692
( MS Ch K 1.40, vol. 2, p. 44, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Boston Public Library, Boston, MA.)