. Anonymous, 1 Salk.
405, 91 Eng. Rep.
1696): “If a jury give a Verdict on their own Knowledge, they ought to tell the Court
so, that they may be sworn as Witnesses; and the fair Way is to tell the Court before
they are sworn, that they have evidence to give.”
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.