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Jeake, Samuel (1652–1699), merchant and astrologer

Michael Hunter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Mysticism. 1378 words.

Jeake, Samuel (1652–1699), merchant and astrologer, was born on 4 July 1652 at Rye, Sussex, the first son of Samuel Jeake the elder (1623–1690), lawyer and nonconformist preacher, and his...

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Saffold, Thomas (bap. 1620?, d. 1691), astrologer and nostrum seller

T. A. B. Corley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mysticism; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Pharmacology. 699 words.

Saffold, Thomas (bap. 1620?, d. 1691), astrologer and nostrum seller, was probably the son of Thomas and Mary Saffold who was baptized at West Hanningfield, Essex, on 14 September 1620; his...

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Shaw, Christian (b. c. 1685, d. in or after 1737), witch accuser and thread manufacturer

Rosalind K. Marshall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mysticism; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 814 words.

Shaw, Christian (b. c. 1685, d. in or after 1737), witch accuser and thread manufacturer, was the daughter of the laird of Bargarran, Renfrewshire, whose first name is...

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