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SWP No. 117.2

(Indictment v. Henry Salter )

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Essex in the Province of the Massachusett Bay in New England ]

Anno RR's & Reginae Gulielmi & Mariae Angliae &c Quarto Annoq'e Domini 1692

ss The Juriors for our Soveraigne Lord & Lady the King and Queen doe present that Henry Salter of Andover in the County of Essex husbandman upon or about the Seventh Day of September In the yeare aforsaid and divers other dayes and times as well before as after Certaine detestable Arts called witchcraft and Sorceries wickedly malitiously and feloniously hath used practised and Exercised at and in the Towne of Salem in the County of Essex in and upon and against one Rose foster of Andover Singlewoman by which said wicked acts. the said Rose Foster The day and yeare aforsaid and divers other dayes and Times both before & after was and is tortured afflicted Consumed wasted Pined and Tormented against the peace of our Sovraigne Lord & Lady the King and Queen their Crowne & Dignity and the Law in that case made & Provided --

Witnesses

Rose foster

Mary Wolcott

Mary Warren

Martha. Sprage

[alis. Tyler]

(Reverse) Ignoramus

*Robert: Payne

foreman:

( Suffolk Court Records Case No. 2702 Page 24 )