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Samuel Gaskill, Sr
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Birth: Jun. 7, 1639
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Oct. 6, 1720
Shelter Island
Suffolk County
New York, USA

The days of the Salem Witch Trials
Page 733

Abigail Somes
(Warrant for Arrest of Abigail Somes )
To Constable Peter Osgood

You are in theire Majest's names hereby required to apprehen and forthwith bring before us Abigaile Soames Single Woman, now Liveing at the house of Sam'l Gaskill in Salem; who stand accused of Sundry acts of #[Sundry] Witchcraft, (or high suspition there of) donne or Committed by her Lately. on the Body of Mary Warren & faile not

Dated Salem, May the 13'th 1692
&Pbar; us *John Hathorne Assis't

*Jonathan. Corwin Assis't

(Reverse) Abigaile Soames

I heave Aprehended the person of Abigall Soams Acordinge to warrante exprest on the other side and heave broughte hir to the how of mr Thomas Beadles &pbar;r me *Peter Osgood Constable in Selem

May the 13; 1692 .

( Essex County Archives, Salem -- Witchcraft Vol. 2 Page 50 )
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  Provided Southwick Gaskill (1641 - 1728)
Created by: Thomas
Record added: May 26, 2009
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Rest well, my 7th great-grandfather.
- karen hamm
 Added: May. 1, 2014
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- Stephanie Houchin
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