Twenty people were formally executed as a result of the Salem witch trials, but as many as 13 more may have died while awaiting trial or execution. Fourteen of the 19 convicted wer...
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
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While he, too, was not fully paid and was not ordained by Salem
Town church, he left with some but less controversy than that of his predecessors. April 1689: Rev. Parris was formally called as the minister at Salem
October 16, 1691: In England, a new chart... More »
The 1692 Salem Witch Trials. In January of 1692, the daughter and niece of
Reverend Samuel Parris of Salem Village became ill. When they failed to
An eyewitness account of the witch hysteria that gripped the Puritan community of
A collection of images, documents, essays, maps, links, games, and other
information pertaining to the Salem Witch Trials of 1692.
Archived documents, maps, and biographies. From the University of Virginia
Electronic Text Center.
Three townspeople, including Tituba, were named as witches. The famous Salem
witchcraft trials began as the girls began to name more and more community ...