Testimony of Susannah Shelden v. Elizabeth Colson, Mrs. White, John Willard, Philip English, Mary English, George Jacobs Jr., Rebecca Jacobs, Elizabeth Procter, Sarah Buckley, Mary Whittredge, & Elizabeth Hart.
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Source Citation Essex County Court Archives, vol. 1, nos. 202 & 241, Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, Judicial Archives, on deposit James Duncan Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA.
Records of the Salem Witch-Hunt (2009) No. 163: Testimony of Susannah Shelden v. Elizabeth Colson, Mrs. White, John Willard, Philip English, Mary English, George Jacobs Jr., Rebecca Jacobs, Elizabeth Procter, Sarah Buckley, Mary Whittredge, & Elizabeth Hart.
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  • May 17, 1692
  • : Testimony
The Salem Witchcraft Papers (1977) Vol. 2, p. 382: Susannah Sheldon v. Elizabeth Hart, Sarah Buckley and Mary Witheridge
Vol. 3, pp. 838-839: Susannah Sheldon v. John Willard, Elizabeth Colson, George Jacobs, Jr., Rebecca Jacobs, John Proctor, and Elizabeth Proctor
Woodward's Records of Salem Witchcraft (1864) Vol. 1, p. 234: Susana Sheldon v. Elizb Hart
Vol. 1, pp. 274-275: Susanna Sheldon v. John Willard
Godbeer's The Salem Witch Hunt (2011) N/A
Levin's What Happened in Salem? (1960) N/A

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