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SWP No. 125.11

( Thomas Putnam & Ezekiel Cheever v. Tituba )

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Also Tho: Putman aged about fourty years & Ezek: Cheevers aged about thirty & six years testify to the whole of the abovesd & all the three deponents aforesaid farther testify that #(when) after the said Indian began to confess she was her self very much afflicted & in the face of authority at the same time & openly charged the abovesaid Good & Osburne as the persons that afflicted her the aforesaid Indian

Sworne Salem May the 23'd 1692 Before us * John Hathorne

*Jonathan. Corwin

P ord'r of the Govern'r & Councill

m'r Paris on his oath owned this to be the truth before the Juryars for inquest this 28. of Jun: 1692

Jurat in Curia
(Reverse) The dep[bar]ion of S. Parris Tho: Putman & Ezek: Cheevers
ag't [ Sarah Good
ag't [ Sarah Osburne
ag't [ Tituba Indian
ag't [ M'r Sam'll parris
( Essex County Court Archives, Salem -- Witchcraft Vol. 1 Page 11 )