CP.H.4978A
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Reference:CP.H.4978A
Repository:Borthwick Institute GB 193


Court:undefined
Case:Defamation (sexual slander / witchcraft)
Details:4 Pieces; Has deposition; Has libel; Has sentence
Outcome:plaintiff won
Date: 9/11/1682 — 29/3/1683


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People & Places
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Participant:Office 
Role:plaintiff
Details:undefined



Participant:Grace   Rayner [Rayner]
Role:promoting parties
Details:female; widow



Participant:Jonathan   Charlesworth [Charlesworth]
Role:defendant
Details:male; junior
Location:Birstall (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Birstall (Birstall) : ecclesiastical parish



Participant:Thomas   [Brooke]
Role:witness
Details:male; 40
Employment:clothier
Location:Birstall (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Cleckheaton (Cleckheaton) : undefined



Participant:Timothy   Asquith [Askwith]
Role:witness
Details:male; 26
Location:Birstall (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Cleckheaton (Cleckheaton) : undefined



Participant:Mary   Williamson [Williamson]
Role:witness
Details:female; 23; wife of John Williamson, clothmaker
Location:Birstall (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Cleckheaton (Cleckheaton) : undefined



Participant:John   Preston [Preston]
Role:prosecution proctor
Details:male
Employment:Notary Public



Participant:Robert   Squire [Squire]
Role:defence proctor
Details:male
Employment:Notary Public



Associated Places
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Location:Birstall (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Liversedge (Liversedge, Liversidge) : undefined
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