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The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecutions of people accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts between February 1692 and May  ...

Salem Witch Trials - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com


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 ...

The Trials - Salem Witch Museum


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 ...

The Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692 - UMKC School of Law


A collection of images, documents, essays, maps, links, games, and other information pertaining to the Salem Witch Trials of 1692.

Salem Witch Trials Documentary Archive


Archived documents, maps, and biographies. From the University of Virginia Electronic Text Center.

A Brief History of the Salem Witch Trials | History | Smithsonian


Oct 23, 2007 ... The Salem witch trials occurred in colonial Massachusetts between 1692 and 1693. More than 200 people were accused of practicing ...

The Salem Witch Trials, 1692 - EyeWitness to History


An eyewitness account of the witch hysteria that gripped the Puritan community of Salem.

Salem Massachusetts - What about Witches The Witch Trials


The events which led to the Witch Trials actually occurred in what is now the town of Danvers, then a parish of Salem Town, known as Salem Village. Launching ...

Witchcraft in Salem [ushistory.org]


Three townspeople, including Tituba, were named as witches. The famous Salem witchcraft trials began as the girls began to name more and more community ...

Salem Witch Trials - National Geographic Society


From National Geographic, a narrative about the Salem MA witch trials.

The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings to prosecute people accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts between February 1692 and May 1693.