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SWP No. 66.1

(Complaint v. Margaret Hawkes and Candy )

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July 1, 1692

Essex John Putnam Ju: & Thomas Putnam of Salem Complaines o [torn] Margret Hawkes Late of Barbados now of Salem and her Negro Woman upon suspistion that they doe Afflict Torment by Witchcraft the bodeys of Mary Walcott & Mary Warren, Ann Putnam, All of Salem Spinstrs And Pray that the said Margret Hawkes & her Negro Woman may be apprehended & Comitted according to Law.to Answer the Complaint of the above sait Putnam