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
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.
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.