On October 9th, 1759, Regina Ursula Schülin was executed with mercy for the murder of her illegitimate child, a boy, directly after his birth.

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On October 9th, 1759, Regina Ursula Schülin was executed with mercy for the murder of her illegitimate child, a boy, directly after his birth.

Description

Augspurg, den 9. October Anno 1759, wurde Regina Ursula Schülin, geweßte allhiesige Burgers-Tochter und Dienst-Magd, weilen sie ihr in Unehren erzeugtes Kind, ein Knäblein, gleich nach der Geburt, erbärmlicher Weiß ums Leben gebracht, Aus Gnaden, durch das Schwerdt und blutiger Hand vom Leben zum Tod gebracht. Title from cover; Printer's device on p. [3];

Source

Michigan State University Library Special Collections XXHV6541.G3A94 1759

Publisher

s.n.

Date

1759

Format

Fraktur. [3] p.; 21 cm.

Language

German

Alternative Title

Augspurg, den 9. October Anno 1759, wurde Regina Ursula Schül[er]in, gewe

Abstract

Regina Ursula Schülin (35 year-old, domestic) secretly gave birth to a son then wrapped the baby in cloth and stomped him to death. She was sentenced to beheading by the sword in the presence of her younger sister, Sabina Elizabetha Schülerin, who knew about and tried to help cover up the crime.

Date Created

[1759?]

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Reference

On October 9th, 1759, Regina Ursula Schülin was executed with mercy for the murder of her illegitimate child, a boy, directly after his birth., s.n., 1759

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“On October 9th, 1759, Regina Ursula Schülin was executed with mercy for the murder of her illegitimate child, a boy, directly after his birth. ,” "Poor Sinners' Pamphlets", accessed November 17, 2019, http://courses.cal.msu.edu/al340ss16/psp/items/show/109.

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