The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings to prosecute people accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts between February 1692 and May 1693.
The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecutions of people
accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts between February 1692 and May
The infamous Salem witch trials began during the spring of 1692, after a group of
young girls in Salem Village, Massachusetts, claimed to be possessed by the ...
In January of 1692, the daughter and niece of Reverend Samuel Parris of Salem
Village became ill. When they failed to improve, the village doctor, William ...
Oct 23, 2007 ... The Salem witch trials occurred in colonial Massachusetts between 1692 and
1693. More than 200 people were accused of practicing ...
Aug 18, 2011 ... The Salem Witch Trials of 1692 were a dark time in American history. More than
200 people were accused of practicing witchcraft and 20 were ...
An eyewitness account of the witch hysteria that gripped the Puritan community of
Archived documents, maps, and biographies. From the University of Virginia
Electronic Text Center.
“Hangman's Noose” © Swift/CORBIS “Dead Tamarack Tree” © Gehman/CORBIS
“Enquiry into Witchcraft” © North Wind Picture Archive ...
Oct 28, 2016 ... Early on, the Salem witch trials disappeared from the record; a hush descended
over 1692 for generations. “The People of Salem Do Not Like ...