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SWP No. 98.1

(Indictment v. Mary Parker )

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Essex in the Province of the Massachusetts Bay in New England ss ] Anno RR's & Reginae Gulielmi & Mariae Angliae &ca Quarto Annoq'e Domini 1692 The Jurors for our Sov'r Lord and Lady the King and Queen [pbar ]rsent That Mary Parker

of Andivor -- In the County of Essex Widdow In or about the last day of August -- In the Yeare aforesaid and divers other days and times as well before as after Certaine detestable Arts Called Witchcraft and Sorceries Wickedly Mallitiously and felloniously hath used practised & Exercised at and in the Towne of Andivor in the County of Essex aforesaid in upon and against one Sarah Phelps of Andivor -- Aforesaid Single Woman -- by which said Wicked Acts the said Sarah Phelps the day & Yeare aforesaid and divers other days and times both before and after was and is Tortured Aflicted Consumed Pined Wasted and Tormented, & also for sundry other Acts of Witchcraft by the said Mary Parker -- Comitted and done before and since that time against the Peace of our Sov'r Lord and Lady the King and Queen theire Crowne and Dignity and the forme Of the Stattute in that case made and Provided.

Inquir'd of Capt. Chandler

( Massachusetts Historical Society )