The History of Leith

October 18, 2013

Calling him a witch and a warlocke

9 Novr. 1643.—James forgisone and virgil hunter in Rastelrig compeared and becaus it was sufficientlie provin that ye said virgill had miscalled ye said James in calling him a witch and a warlocke Therfor ye said virgil was ordainit to sitt downe up hir knees in ye pns of ye sessione and crave gods mercie and acknowledg hir fault and to tak ye said James be ye hand and also to go befor ye court of rastelrig and yr in pns of ye bailzie yr do ye lyke.

source-Record of the Session

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