CP.H.6009
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Reference:CP.H.6009
Repository:Borthwick Institute GB 193


Court:Consistory
Case:Defamation (sexual slander / witchcraft)
Details:3 Pieces; Has deposition; No libel; Has sentence
Outcome:plaintiff won
Date: 9/11/1682 — 29/3/1683


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Participant:Elizabeth   Speight [Speight]
Role:plaintiff
Details:female; wife of Thomas Speight



Participant:Richard   Hanson [Hanson]
Role:defendant
Details:male



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



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



Participant:William   Carter [Carter]
Role:witness
Details:male; 46
Employment:cloth maker
Location:Dewsbury (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Dewsbury (Dewsbury) : undefined



Participant:Suzannah   Eastwood [Eastwood]
Role:witness
Details:female; 24; spinster
Location:Halifax (YorkshireWestRiding)
Place(s):Ripponden (Ripponden) : undefined



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