Archdeaconry Act Book (ERO D/ACA4)

7.12.1570 (Saturday 7 December 1570)

document 1000251

office of the judge against Marge Newton of Earls Colne she is impregnated on this day the said Newton appear and she being examined confessed that a certain Geo Garrard of Earls Colne had impregnated her and had carnally known her etc the judge warned her to undergo penance for ten sabbaths in the market place of Colchester and two sabbaths following and to certify of this afterwards and to receive the residuum etc