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
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Old Burial Point Cemetery, where the “witches” hanged during the Salem Witch Trials are buried. My kin, the Parker sisters were murdered by the devils tools in the Salem "Witch Trails" ,.although I'm not sure if they were buried here.
The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecutions of people accused of witchcraft in Colonial Massachusetts between Feb. 1692 and May The trials resulted in executions of twenty people, most of them women.
This map shows how Salem was divided. There is a clear distinction between the accused and the accusers. Most of the accused were wealthy people living in Salem Town whereas the accused were lower class people living in Salem Village.