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SWP No. 107.4

(Indictment v. John Proctor , No. 3)

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Anno Regis et Reginae Willm et Mariae nunc Angliae &c Quarto Essex. ss.

The Jurors for our Sovereigne Lord and Lady the King and Queen pr'sents That John Procter of Salem in the County of Essex husbandman the 26'th Day of March in the fourth Year of the Reigne of our Sovereigne Lord & Lady William & Mary by the Grace of God of England Scottland France and Ireland King and Queen Defenders of the faith &c and Divers other Dayes and times as well before as after certaine Detestable Arts called Witchcrafts and Sorceries Wickedly and felloniously hath used, Practised and Excercised at, and within the Township of Salem in the County of Essex afores'd in, Upon & ag't one Mary Warren of Salem in the County of Essex Singlewoman --

by which said wicked arts the said Mary Warren the Twenty Sixth Day of March in the fourth Year abovesaid and Divers other Dayes & times as well before, as after, was and is Tortured, Afflicted, Pined: Consumed, wasted and Tormented, ag't the Peace of our Sovereigne Lord & Lady the King and Queen and agt. the form of the Statute in that case made and Provided

Witnesses Mary Warren Jurat.

Mary Walcott Jurat.

(Reverse) bil a vera No. 3. Jno Procter Ind't up'n M: Wa:

( Essex County Court Archives, Salem -- Witchcraft Vol. 1 Page 14 )