The Salem Witch Trials of 1692-1693 were by far the largest and most lethal outbreak of witchcraft hysteria in American history. What exactly were the factors that made Salem stand out? #salemwitchtrials #witchcraft #americanhistory

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The Salem Witch Trials of were by far the largest and most lethal outbreak of witchcraft hysteria in American history. Yet Salem was just one of many incidents during the Great Age of Witch Hunts which took place throughout Europe and her coloni

The Salem Award honors the memory of those condemned during the Salem Witch Trials of 1692.

The Salem Award honors the memory of those condemned during the Salem Witch Trials of so sad.

Salem witch trials: The LYNCHING of Women whose land people in power wanted to take. Or... a woman who used herbs to cure, was a midwife, was older, was unfamiliar. Women were hung for having cats. - We'd all be on fire these days.

Salem Witch Trials

Execution of Ann Hibbins on Boston Common, on charges of witchcraft, June Sketch by F.

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September 22 Six women, one man alleged “witches” hanged, Salem, U.

The Salem Witch Trials - The True Story of Rebecca Nurse. You might recognize the character from The Crucible.

The Salem Witch Trials - The True Story of Rebecca Nurse

"The Sheriff brought the witch up the broad aisle, her chains clanking as she stepped." illustration of Rebecca Nurse by Freeland A. Carter published in "The Witch of Salem, or Credulity Run Mad" by John R. Musick circa 1893. #salemwitchtrials

The Trial of Rebecca Nurse

Sarah Good...Hanged  July 19, 1692  photo by J. Mark Edmonds

Hanged July 1692 photo by J. Mark Edmonds - Those familiar with the Salem witch trials of the late will recognize the name Sarah Good. This image was taken at the Witch Trial Memorial adjacent to the old "Burying Grounds" In Salem, MA.

Haunted by the 19 witches who were put to death in 1692 and 1693 in the famous Salem Witch Trials, Salem is a popular tourist destination for those interested in all things ghostly. Several of the witches are said to haunt Gallows Hills, where they were hanged, while others float about other places in town. One cant-miss historic site: the House of the Seven Gables (pictured), built in 1668 an

Haunted by the 19 witches who were put to death in 1692 and 1693 in the famous Salem Witch Trials, Salem is a popular tourist destination for those interested in all things ghostly.

Salem Witch Trials Victims' Names | Mary (Ayer) Parker ( - 1692) - Find A Grave Memorial. My husband's 8th great grand aunt ♥

Salem Witch Trials Victims' Names - Mary (Ayer) Parker - Find A Grave Memorial - dau. of John Ayers and Hannah Webb, grandau. of John Ayers and Elizabeth Rogers.

Rebecca Nurse was an elderly and respected member of the Salem Village community. She was accused of witchcraft by several of the "afflicted" girls in the Village in March of 1692.

Rebecca Nurse was an elderly and respected member of the Salem Village community. She was accused of witchcraft by several of the "afflicted" girls in the Village in March of The little girls in question covetted her posessions.

Rebecca Nurse Salem Witch Trials | Salem Witch Trials Notable Persons

George Jacobs, victim of the Salem, Massachuettes Witch Trials

Bridget Bishop   1692 --- 1st of the witches hung in Salem, Massachusetts. She was executed on June 10.

Bridget Bishop 1692 --- of the witches hung in Salem, Massachusetts. She was executed on June I still can't believe the atrocity against innocent women and children due to religious men.

Proctor's Hill - Newly confirmed site of 19 hangings during the Salem Witch Trials. It will be interesting to watch as Salem works to honor those victims as well as their community.

Proctor's Hill - Newly confirmed site of 19 hangings during the Salem Witch Trials. It will be interesting to watch as Salem works to honor those victims as well as their community.

Frances Elizabeth Alcock Hutchins (1612 - 1694) - Find A Grave Photos. The model for this painting, done many years after the Salem witch burnings ended, was a descendant of the real victim.

"Witch Hill" or "The Salem Martyr" :: Oil painting by New York artist Thomas Slatterwhite Noble, 1869

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