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Bradbury petition was a petition signed by those who knew so Mrs. Bradbury stating she was not and had never been a witch. Mary Bradbury was found guilty of Witchcraft and put to death.
An intention to marry would have been what is now an engagement notice.
The early Essex Co., Ma map ca 1700's came from:
U.S. geological survey
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