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Thomas Burnham deposition against Rachel Clinton

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Thomas Burnham deposition against Rachel Clinton / Maine Historical Society

Chapter 3, page 66-67.

Thomas Burnam in 1692 accuses Rachel Claptonof milking his cows and then turning one into a cat.

An addendum states that the cow was later found dead.

Many people believed in the power of witches as this depostion documents.

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