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Survey of Scottish Witchcraft Database

Survey of Scottish Witchcraft
Scottish History, School of History and Classics, The University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Woodcut of a witch trial

William Perkins

Personal details

Last namePerkins
First nameWilliam
OccupationAuthor
NotesDemonologist - wrote 'Discourse of the Damned Art of Witchcraft'. Cited in trial in 1645.

Trials involved in

Trial Involvement
Finnie,Agnes  (trial date 18/12/1644) Demonologist