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NameElizabeth Trainer or Cook
Year1825
JurisdictionEdinburgh
CountyMidlothian
NRS ReferenceAD9/1 p. 17
OutcomeNo proceedings


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A.D. [Advocate]
Date of Receipt
Name of Accused
Jurisdiction
Crime
Date of transmitting
Additional Procedures
When returned with opinion
How disposed of


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Source Citation
Crown Counsel Procedure Books, NRS Reference AD9/1 p. 17; Index, Scottish Indexes (https://www.scottishindexes.com/ad9entry.aspx?ad9id=101703: accessed 20 Jun 2024); Original Source: Crown Counsel Procedure Books, National Records of Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.

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