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SWP No. 41.1

(Warrant for apprehension of Ann Dolliver, and Officer's Return )

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[June 6, 1692]

Essex ss. To the Sheriffe of the County of Essex or his deputie
or Constable in Salem or Beverley

You are in theire Majest's names, hereby required to apprehend
and forthwith bring before us Ann Dalibar the wife of Wm Dalibar of
Glocester who stands Charged this day with haveing Committed
sundry acts of Witchcraft on the Bodys of Mary Warren & susannah Shelden to the hurt of theire Bodys in order to her Examination Re-
lateing to the premises faile not Dated Salem June the 6'th 1692

P us
*Bartho Gedney
*John. Hathorne
*Jonathan. Corwin
Just'es of the peace

(Reverse) In obediance to this warant I have aprehended the person
with in Named and brought her to the plase apoynted in order to her
examination as atest my hand
*Peter Osgood constabell for the town of Salem
(Reverse) In obediance to this warant I haue aprehended the person with in Named and brought her to the plase apoynted in order to her examinaton as atest my hand Peter Asgood
Constabell for the town of Salem
Ann Dalibar Dalibar

( Essex County Court Archives, Salem -- Witchcraft Vol. 2, no. 110 )