To The Marshall of Essex or his deputie

There being complaint this day made (before us by Edward Putnam and Jonathan Putnam Yeoman both of Salem Village, Against Rebecca Nurse the wife of Franc's Nurce of Salem Village for vehement suspition, of having committed sundry acts of witchcraft and thereby having donne much hurt and injury to the bodys of Ann Putnam the wife of Thomas Putnam of Salem Village Anna Puttnam the dauter of said Thomas Putnam and Abigail Williams